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American River Music Fest tickets available

The ninth annual American River Music Festival scheduled for Sept. 18-21, will present more than 30 performances by nationally renowned musicians in nine locations throughout the friendly river community of Coloma-Lotus. Performers include The Infamous Stringdusters, Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers, Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line, Dangermuffin, David Luning, Shook Twins, David Myles, […]

Comments Off / June 17, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘Walking Dead’ stars coming to Sac Wizard World Comic Con

Wizard World Inc. continues its 2015 schedule with its second trip to the Sacramento Convention Center at Wizard World Comic Con Sacramento this weekend. Norman Reedus(“The Walking Dead”), Danny Trejo (“Machete,” “From Dusk Till Dawn”), Katie Cassidy (“Arrow”), Henry Winkler (“Happy Days,” “Royal Pains”), Dave Bautista (“Guardians of the Galaxy”), Kelly Frye (“The Flash”), WWE […]

Comments Off / June 15, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Fairytale Town offers summer fun

Fairytale Town has plenty of summer programs that will entertain the young and young at heart. For more information about any of the following events visit fairytaletown.org or call (916) 808- 7462. Campout at Fairytale Town June 19-20, July 25-26 & Aug. 14-15: Spend the night in Fairytale Town’s storybook park. This exciting overnight adventure […]

Comments Off / June 15, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Time to hog all the fun at fair

A view from the ferris wheel. Democrat photo by Megan Jeremica

The 2015 theme, “Hog Days of Summer” is proving to be a truly enjoyable theme for the El Dorado County Fair set for June 18-21 at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds, 100 Placerville Drive in Placerville. Jody Gray, the fair’s CEO said she and her staff had a great time researching ideas for the Entry […]

Comments Off / June 15, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Take a look at artists’ ‘Inner Views’

2014 Best of Show winner Daphne Stammer, “Seated Figure”

Northern California Arts presents its Inner Views annual membership show, June 23 through July 18, at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center.    Northern California Arts, founded in 1939, presents a juried show of the members’ works. All levels, all styles, all media to be judged by Brenda Louie.   A special second Saturday reception will take place July […]

Comments Off / June 14, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

Eastern, Western aesthetics come together in porcelains show

“Lotus Series #15” by Shimo

Born in Shanghai in 1962, Shimo is a respected Chinese artist who immigrated to the United States in 2003 and now divides his time between Sacramento and Shanghai. Approximately 25 porcelain objects cre- ated by Shimo, including exquisite pieces previously exhibited by major museums in China, will be on view this summer at the Crocker […]

Comments Off / June 13, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »

‘My Fair Lady’ kicks off Music Circus season

"My Fair Lady" presented by Sacramento Music Circus returns to the Wells Fargo Pavilion this week. Photo by Charr Crail

The musical theater masterpiece “My Fair Lady,” with music by Frederick Loewe and book/lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, comes to Music Circus this week with performances through Sunday, June 14. The stellar cast includes a number of Broadway veterans and Music Circus audience favorites. Based on George Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion, Lerner and Loewe’s witty and wonderful […]

Comments Off / June 08, 2015 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »