Family dynamics come out in “Tribes”

Capital Stage opens its 10th Anniversary Season, themed Moving Between Worlds: The Ever-Changing Human Landscape, with “Tribes” by Nina Raine. The Wall Street Journal calls “Tribes” “the best-written, best plotted, deepest, most daring-and funniest-new play in recent years.” Winner of the 2012 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play, “Tribes” has received critical acclaim in both […]

August 27, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Hop House brews up great menu, atmosphere

New restaurants in El Dorado Hills have really raised the bar for local foodies and those looking to have a great time just minutes from home. Hop House in El Dorado Hills Town Center is no exception. Owners Jason Enyeart and Craig Badolian have created a winning combination — quality craft beers, a comfortable atmosphere and […]

August 27, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

What’s it worth? Find out at Folsom’s Antique Evaluation Day

FOLSOM — On Saturday, Sept. 6, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., antiques enthusiasts are invited to bring family treasures and garage sale finds for informal evaluation and identification during the 17th annual Antique Evaluation Day on Sutter Street in Folsom. An impressive team of volunteer appraisers, covering a wide range of specialties, will offer collectors […]

September 03, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Take in a ‘Bird’s Eye View’

During this historical time of drought, Californians are connected to the water in our region now more than ever before. The Sacramento Delta and San Francisco Bay Area have a unique landscape with rice fields, pastures, orchards, vineyards, farmlands and wetlands juxtaposed to urban centers that emphasize the vulnerability of water issues in California. As […]

September 10, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Arts center goes with the flow

Watercolor Artists of Sacramento Horizons’ annual open watercolor exhibition, “Go With The Flow 2014,” will be on display at the Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Sept. 2-27. WASH Inc. presents the very best of regional watercolor at this show judged by Chris Messer, NWS and CWA. The show will include a Second Saturday reception from 5:30 […]

August 27, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Folsom Symphony’s fall gala raises funds for youth programs

The Folsom Symphony and music director Peter Jaffe are planning an extraordinary benefit gala this year. An Evening Under the Stars will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, on a hilltop in El Dorado Hills surrounded by rolling terrain, lush vineyards and sweeping vistas. Guests will enjoy a gourmet dinner, the area’s finest wines, dancing to […]

September 10, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,

Wine and dine at Feast at the Fort

Unique culinary experience includes dinner prepared by Sacramento’s top chefs SACRAMENTO — To the delight of history enthusiasts and food and wine lovers throughout the region, Friends of Sutter’s Fort presents Feast at the Fort on Saturday evening, Sept. 20. Continuing as part of the city-wide “Farm-to-Fork” effort, this is the fifth year for this signature […]

September 03, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment | Tagged ,