Sacramento Area 4th of July Celebrations

2012 4th of July celebrations start this weekend.  Here’s what’s happening in and around Sacramento in celebration of the red, white and blue. 6/29 – Family Friday:  Red, White & Blue at the Crocker Art Musuem – The theme is red, white, and blue. Children of all ages and their families are invited to celebrate…

Weekend Family Fun For May 18-20th

5/19  Mermaid Promenade in Old Sacramento – The 2nd Annual Promenade of Mermaids is here again to usher in the beginning of summer. Mermaids and other assorted sea creatures will rise from the river and promenade around the streets of Old Sacramento to enjoy a day out of the water. The Grand Marshall of the event will be…

Santa Visits Sacramento

***This post has been UPDATED FOR 2017***             If your kids are looking for Santa this Christmas season, they are sure to find him around town.  From parades, to festivals to breakfasts, there is no shortage of the popular guy.  Below is a list of Santa appearances in the Sacramento…

Honor Our Heroes On Veteran’s Day

By Alyssa Green We all know someone who is serving or has served in the military.  It might be one of your own family members, or maybe a close friend or just a neighborhood aquaintance.  Whoever they may be, they deserve our love and support for serving our country.  Celebrate with these  “home-grown”  heroes by joining the Sacramento Area on Friday,…