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Fourth of July Fireworks at Cal Expo!

Fourth of July Fireworks at Cal Expo!

Cal Expo is set to produce what they state as the largest-scale pyrotechnics display in the area on Saturday, July 4, 2015.

ArtBeast: Decorate Your Own Tambourine

ArtBeast: Decorate Your Own Tambourine
ArtBeast: Decorate Your Own Tambourine
07-03-2015 - 07-03-2015
Sacramento Public Library
http://www.saclibrary.org/Home/Events/?eventId=133139
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
askus@saclibrary.org
 
Start Time(s): Fri 4pm-5pm
Assemble and decorate your own durable tambourine that is a real musical instrument Use paint and other decorative embellishments to make a beautiful, personalized tambourine that you can keep
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Miniature Steam Train Rides

Miniature Steam Train Rides
Miniature Steam Train Rides
07-06-2015 - 07-06-2015
Sacramento Valley Live Steamers Railroad Museum, Inc
http://www.svlsrm.org/
Admission: Free
 
(916) 361-7140
info@svlsrm.org
 
Start Time(s): Mon 11am
Ride a miniature steam train through the trees of Hagan Community Park 
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Summer Food Events - What will you eat this summer?

Summer Food Events - What will you eat this summer?

The great thing about Sacramento is that we have food events all year long.  Our name of Farm-to-Fork Capitol is appropriate with everything from Baconfest to the Banana Festival. In fact, sometimes competition is fierce for your attention and your dollar.

We are also blessed to be in the middle of so many destinations. With Napa, Tahoe, Reno, San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Monterey/Carmel, and Yosemite so close by, there are events to select from throughout Northern California.

Below is the Foodie Calendar through September's Farm-to-Fork Festival. The ones with comments are my favorites that I return to year after year.

July 17-18 Marysville Peach Festival
July 18 Capay Organic Tomato Festival 
July 24-26 Gilroy Garlic Festival... Read More

Vincent DiLeo will receive “The Award Of Excellence” from the State Fair Fine Art Competition

 Vincent DiLeo will receive “The Award Of Excellence” from the State Fair Fine Art Competition

This year there were 1,200 entries entered into the California State Fair Fine Art

Competition. Of those, only 180 artists were selected to showcase their art.

Vincent DiLeos’ photomontage, titled “Ghost Ship”, has been selected for this

award. This photomontage was created from four photographs by blending the

images together to look like one. The photograph looks like a pirate ship drifting