Sacramento365.com's Top 10 Events: Week of August 19

Sacramento365.com's Weekly Top 10 Events Newsletter:
This Week: Take a Sip of Flavorful Events

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Midtown Cocktail Week 2013

Food/Wine: Midtown Cocktail Week
Various locations
Aug 21-Aug 25
Wed-Sun, times vary

Midtown Cocktail Week unites mixologists, fine spirits, fresh products, and artisan cocktails while highlighting innovative bar programs in Sacramento.

Willie Nelson and Family

Music: Willie Nelson & Family
Community Center Theater
Aug 21
Wed 8pm

This iconic Texas singer-songwriter has earned a permanent position in pop music's pantheon with songs that combine the sophistication of Tin Pan Alley with the rough-and-tumble grit and emotional honesty of country music.

Grape and Gourmet 2013

Food/Wine: California's Grape & Gourmet
Cal Expo
Aug 22
Thurs 5pm-8pm

For wine lovers, this event presents the best opportunity to taste the most extraordinary wines produced in the State.

Will Durst BoomeRaging

Comedy: Will Durst: BoomeRaging
from LSD to OMG

24th Street Theatre
Aug 23
Fri 7pm-8:30pm

In a multi-media one man show, Will Durst explores the travails of what he calls being "chronologically gifted," or "what happens when acid flashbacks meet dementia."

CORE Gala 2013

Special Events: CORE's 2013 Season Gala and Fundraiser
Haggin Oaks Golf Complex
Aug 23
Fri 7pm-Midnight

Join for an evening of live music, hors d'oeuvres, drinks, and a silent auction fundraiser.

Race for the Arts 2013

Sports/Rec: Race for the Arts
William Land Park
Aug 24
Sat 8:30am-12:30pm

Come out for the race and stay for the Arts Festival with music, entertainment, more than 40 interactive booths, food, and fun.

Neighborworks Art Classic 2013

Food/Wine: NeighborWorks Art, Wine, & Food Classic
Sutter Lawn Tennis Club
Aug 24
Sat 5pm-9pm

While you are enjoying a sip of wine & taste of food you will have the chance to walk around and see the paintings of local artists.

Hair Fashion Battle Expo 2013

Special Events: Hair and Fashion
Battle Expo

Scottish Rite Center
Aug 24
Sat 6pm-9pm

Come out for this professional competition and trade-show featuring the most innovative stylists and designers highlighting avant garde hair and fashion styles worn by trendy fashionistas from every background, body shape, and size.

Jackie Greene FTT 2013

Music: Jackie Greene
Fairytale Town
Aug 24
Sat 8pm

Though musically rooted in the rock and roll tradition, Jackie Greene is emotionally attached to other forms of American music like country-western and rhythm and blues. See him at this fundraiser concert for Fairytale Town!

Curtis Fest 2013

Festivals: Curtis Fest Artisan Festival
Curtis Park
Aug 25
Sun 10am-4pm

Enjoy a day filled with art, children's activities, music, food trucks, and more.

 

Sacramento365.com News

 

 

We're hiring!

Sacramento365.com is hiring a full time Content Coordinator: 

See the job description.

Photo by Barry Wisdom

Featured Local Artist Q & A: David Garrison

Learn more about actor/director David Garrison in our

Featured Artist Q & A.

Catch his show Lear, opening on Thursday!

Photo by Barry Wisdom.

Sac365.com TixFix:

Win 2 tickets to the

Midtown Cocktail Week Cocktail Competition!

Enter to win here.

Want half-price tickets?

Check our Discount Tickets page.

Featuring new deals every week!

Keep up with Sacramento365.com

   

Do you have an event coming up?
Make sure it's on Sacramento365.com, the year-round source for Sacramento events.