Our network

Arts & Culture

Galleries in Sacramento offer eclectic 2nd Saturday Art Walk

Galleries in Sacramento offer eclectic 2nd Saturday Art Walk

A center for culture, creativity and vibrancy, Midtown Sacramento is an exciting 2nd Saturday Art Walk destination where local art galleries and other participating businesses collaborate to host a popular evening open house each month.  Midtown guests will enjoy viewing art exhibits, meeting local artists, sampling food and wine, listening to live music and more.  On Saturday, August 8, 2015, a sampling of the offerings presented by galleries in Midtown include the following:

“Gold Rush Days” is BACK in Old Sacramento Over Labor Day Weekend!

“Gold Rush Days” is BACK in Old Sacramento  Over Labor Day Weekend!

Mark your calendar…it’s time to turn back the clock to the 1850s when Gold Rush Days RETURNS to Old Sacramento over the extended Labor Day Weekend -- Friday, September 4 through Monday, September 7, 2015.  The wildly fun and free heritage celebration offers a variety of family-friendly special activities that take place throughout the historic district to help visitors experience what life was like in the 1850s.

Historic Old Sacramento Foundation Now Hiring Guides for New “Gold Rush Experience” Tours!

Historic Old Sacramento Foundation Now Hiring Guides for New “Gold Rush Experience” Tours!

The Historic Old Sacramento Foundation (HOSF) is now hiring part-time tour guides for new “Gold Rush Experience” walking tours that will be launched later this summer.   Candidates interested in leading tour groups, meeting people from all over the world, sharing Sacramento’s fascinating history and working in the dynamic historic district in Old Sacramento State Historic Park are encouraged to apply by Monday, July 27, 2015.

Successful candidates must be 18 years or older, reliable, enthusiastic, energetic, articulate, friendly, responsible and have strong public speaking skills.  A background in Sacramento and California history is not required as comprehensive training will be provided.  Applicants able to speak multiple languages, including American Sign Language, are encouraged to apply.  Also, preferential consideration will be given to those with college-level coursework in history, theater, education and/or with tour guide experience.

Second Saturday Art Show

Second Saturday Art Show
Second Saturday Art Show
07-11-2015 - 07-11-2015
 
https://www.facebook.com/events/1458728454445820/
Admission: Free
 
(916) 448-8768
 
 
Start Time(s): Sat 5pm-9pm
This show will feature the art of Eric Taylor and John Krempel The show will also feature the musical stylings of the Jane Thompson Trio
... Read More

Galleries in Midtown Sacramento Get Artsy with Special 2nd Saturday Art Walk Activities on July 11

Galleries in Midtown Sacramento Get Artsy with Special 2nd Saturday Art Walk Activities on July 11

Midtown Sacramento is an eclectic and vibrant 2nd Saturday Art Walk destination where local art galleries and other participating businesses collaborate to host a popular evening open house each month.  Home to approximately 25 art galleries, Midtown guests will enjoy viewing art exhibits, meeting local artists, sampling food and wine, listening to live music and more.  On Saturday, July 11, 2015, a few special offerings presented by galleries in Midtown include the following: