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"Holiday Visions!"

"Holiday Visions!"

Come one come all to this family holiday concert entitled "Holiday Visions!" at the Crowne Plaza Sacramento Northeast. The Sacramento Symphonic Winds is a 60-piece adult symphonic band conducted by Dr. Les Lehr.  Selections will include White Christmas by Berlin, music and narrations of Peter and the Wolf  by Prokofiev and Tubby the Tuba by Kleinsinger, Carol of the Bells by Leontovich, Christmas Sing-Along by Lovrien, and more! Visit our web site at <http://www.sacwinds.org
 
 
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 Concert:  Sacramento Symphonic Winds, a 60-piece symphonic band
 Concert Title:  "Holiday Visions!"
 
Date/Time: Sunday, December 14, 2014, 2:30 pm. Doors open at 2 pm

Sacramento Area Museums Honor Military Veterans With Special Events & Activities in November!

Sacramento Area Museums Honor Military Veterans With Special Events & Activities in November!

Imagine. Explore. Discover.  In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long.  In November, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are featuring a number of special events and activities honoring military veterans, a few of which include the following:

Free Admission & Special Activities Honoring Veterans at Maidu Museum -- 11/10, 12 thru 15

Solar Eclipse Alert

Solar Eclipse Alert
Solar Eclipse Alert
10-23-2014 - 10-23-2014
Discovery Museum Science & Space Center
http://www.thediscovery.org/Events-Activities/solareclipsealert.html
Admission: Free with admission Museum Admission: Adults (Age 18+) $6 Seniors (Age 60+) and Teens (Age 13-17) $5 Children (Age 4-12) $4 Children (Age 0-3) and Members Free
 
(916) 808-3942
 
Start Time(s): Thurs Noon-4:30pm Planetarium presentations 12:30pm Eclipse begins 2pm
On the afternoon of October 23, Sacramento will be in the path of a very unusual event: a partial solar eclipse 
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It’s Not a Beerfest…It’s Sactoberfest!

It’s Not a Beerfest…It’s Sactoberfest!

The Sacfoodies team was recently invited to get a sneak peek at the festivities planned for the 2nd Annual Sactoberfest 2014! After recovering from food and beer-induced comas, we all agreed that this year’s event is definitely going to be an authentic and traditional experience. With beer maids, classic German eats, plus an extensive selection of over 15 Oktoberfest and local premium beers, Sactoberfest 2014 is an event not to be missed... Read More

Artober Guest Artist Workshops

Artober Guest Artist Workshops
Artober Guest Artist Workshops
10-08-2014 - 10-16-2014
Sacramento Children's Museum
http://www.sackids.org/programs--events.html
Admission: General $7 Members Free
 
(916) 638-7225
info@sackids.org
 
Start Time(s): Anita Lincoln Workshop: Wed (10/8) 10:30am & 3:30pm Kim Grace Workshops: Fri (10/10) 10:30am Tues (10/14) 10:30pm Sue Anne Foster Workshop: Thur (10/16) 11am-2pm
Sacramento Children's Museum is joining other Sacramento arts organizations to celebrate ARTober! All month long, guest artists will lead hands-on art workshops and showcase their sculptures, paintings, and other works of art throughout the Museum Schedule
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Sacramento Museums Fall for Halloween & Harvest Fun in October

Sacramento Museums Fall for Halloween & Harvest Fun in October

In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science, and wildlife treasures all year long.  In October, many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) are offering fun Halloween and harvest-related events and activities sure to get guests in a festive spirit, including:

 

“Going Batty” at the Discovery Museum Science & Space Center -- October 4 & 5