Sacramento365.com's Top 10 Events: Week of April 11

This Week: The Power of Community, Arts, and Performance
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 Festivals: Festival of the Arts

Festivals: Festival of the Arts
Sacramento State
Apr 13-Apr 16
Wed-Sat Times Vary
Organized by Sacramento State's School of the Arts, the Festival features performances and exhibitions by various departments. Enjoy music concerts, theatre performances, poetry readings, art exhibitions, and more! Find out more>

Theatre: Young Frankenstein

Theatre: Young Frankenstein
Community Center Theater
Apr 13-Apr 24
Tues/Wed/Fri 8pm; Thurs & Sat 2pm & 8pm;
Sun 2pm & 7:30pm *No 7:30pm showing on 4/24
This wickedly inspired re-imagining of the Frankenstein legend follows bright young Dr. Frankenstein (that's Fronkensteen) as he attempts to create a monster-but not without scary and hilarious complications. Find out more>
 Music: Interpol Music: Interpol
Crest Theatre
Apr 14
Thurs 8pm
Post-punk band Interpol took its cues from Joy Division and the Chameleons, fashioning a darkly atmospheric sound helmed by intricate guitars and Paul Banks' somber baritone. Find out more>
 
 Festivals: The Edge Performance Festival Festivals: The Edge Performance Festival
UC Davis - Various On-Campus Locations
Apr 15-Apr 24
Thurs-Sun Times Vary
This exciting new festival includes dance, cabaret, music, poetry, theatre, and more, as well as sing-along late night showings of the The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
Find out more>
 
Theatre: The Power of Words Theatre: The Power of Words
Lambda Players Studio Theatre
Apr 15-Apr 17
Fri & Sat 8pm; Sun 2pm
This show is a composition of scenes, monologues, and poetry about the Power of Words and how they affect people's lives, whether in a positive or a negative way. It is also focused around the LGBT community and the struggles this community has with harassment.
Find out more>
 
 
Kids & Fam: Make-A-Wish Foundation's Walk for Wishes Pancakes & Pajamas
Kids & Fam: Make-A-Wish Foundation's
Walk for Wishes Pancakes and Pajamas
California State Capitol - West Steps
Apr 16
Sat 9am
Enjoy a 5K walk through Sacramento or a 1-mile shortcut around the Capitol, a yummy pancake breakfast, fantastic live entertainment, an interactive kids' zone, and much more! Find out more>
 
Special Events: Indian Arts & Crafts Fair

Special Events: Indian Arts & Crafts Market
California State Indian Museum
Apr 16-Apr 17
Sat & Sun 10am-5pm
Native artisans come from all over California to participate in this event. Enjoy shopping for artwork, baskets, gourds, jewelry, soapstone & elkhorn carvings, drums, and much, much more. Find out more>

 
Kids & Fam: Funderland's Easter Bash Kids & Fam: Funderland's Easter Bash
Funderland Amusement Park
Apr 16-Apr 17
Sat & Sun 10am-6pm
Celebrate Easter early with Easter Egg Hunts for children up to age 12. Come visit the Easter Bunny and have your picture taken, too. There will also be coloring contests, raffles, and free crafts for all! Find out more>
 
 Special Events: Red Carpet Event for the SPCA   Special Event: Red Carpet Event
for Sacramento SPCA
Artisan Building
Apr 16
Sat Noon
View Worst in Show, a documentary that goes behind the scenes of the annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest. Following the film, there will be a reception featuring meet & greet with the four-legged stars, their owners, and the directors. Find out more>
 Sports & Rec: Capitol City Classic
Sports & Rec: Capitol City Classic 5K/10K
Crocker Park
Apr 17
Sun 5K/10K Runs 8am; 2 Mile Run 9:30am; Kids Runs 10am
The Capitol City Classic begins at Crocker Park (pay what you can Sunday at the Crocker Art Museum across the street) and offers views of the downtown cityscape, the State Capitol building, travels over both the Tower Bridge and I Street Bridge, runs along the RiverWalk, into Old Sacramento, and along the Sacramento River's new bike trail. Find out more>

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