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"Holiday Moods!"

"Holiday Moods!"

Bring the entire family to this festive concert entitled "Holiday Moods" at the Crowne Plaza Sacramento Northeast. The Sacramento Symphonic Winds, conducted by Dr. Les Lehr, features Festive Overture by Dmitri Shostakovich, A Charlie Brown Christmas by Guaraldi/Mendelson, Parade of the Wooden Soldiers by Leon Jessel, A Christmas Festival by Leroy Anderson, 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 MOODS!

Date/Time:  Sunday, December 8, 2013, 2:30 pm

Location:  Crowne Plaza Sacramento Northeast, 5321 Date Ave., Sacramento, 95841 (On Date just north of Madison east of I-80 interchange) 

Harris Center presents 'Ballroom With a Twist' this weekend!

Harris Center presents 'Ballroom With a Twist' this Friday, Nov 1 - Sunday, Nov 3.

Watching the cha-cha on TV is one thing, but getting up-close, live and personal is another thing entirely.

Live on Stage One, Ballroom with a Twist joins ABC's Dancing with the Stars celebrity professionals Chelsie Hightower and Dmitry Chaplin and FOX's American Idol finalists Gina Glocksen and Von Smith with FOX's So You Think You Can Dance finalists Jonathan Platero, Randi Lynn Strong and Legacy Perez in a frenzy of sizzling dance moves.

Spanning samba, waltz, foxtrot, quickstep and jive, it’s a who’s who of the dance world come together for an evening of grace, athleticism and passion. Dancing with the Stars Emmy-nominee Louis van Amstel’s choreography brings a new level of flash to this family-friendly evening.

Sacramento Museums Honor Veterans with Special Events & Activities in November

Sacramento Museums Honor Veterans with Special Events & Activities in November

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 offering special Veteran’s Day related events and activities, including:

Free Museum Admission for Veterans at Maidu Museum & Historic Site – November 6-15
From November 6 to 15, all veterans can enjoy free admission to the Maidu Museum & Historic Site. And, showing daily at 2 p.m. is a one-hour documentary featuring three Northern California Native American veterans that is titled “Original Patriots: Northern California Indian Veterans of WWII”.  For more, visit www.roseville.ca.us/indianmuseum

Live Indian classical music concert -Bhairav se Bhairavi at Woodlake Edgewater stage

Live Indian classical music concert -Bhairav se Bhairavi at Woodlake Edgewater stage
 SAHANA and Cognitive Exchange, two non-profit organizations based in Sacramento California, brought Bhairav Se Bhairavi, an Indian classical music program, to Sacramento.  Performed in the beautiful Red Lion Hotel near Cal Expo, on Saturday, October 19th, the show was a great success and sold out. Bhairav Se Bhairavi, has been performing all over the world. It is an exposition of classical Indian musical tradition, based on eternal cyclical clock of day and night. It starts off focusing on Bhairav, the morning ragas, or keys, and ends with Bhairivi, which is a raga that represents the last hour of the day.

Off the Grid: The Bridge School Benefit Concert

Off the Grid: The Bridge School Benefit Concert

By Kellie Edson

It pains me a little bit to write this, because we aren’t going to be able to make it to this year’s concert. But, if you can get out of town the weekend before Halloween, you should make the trek to Shoreline Amphitheatre to see the 27th Annual Bridge School Benefit Concert on October 26-27.

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Win Putumayo’s New Café Latino + Flan Recipe

Win Putumayo’s New Café Latino + Flan Recipe

Dan Storper

Read on for a chance to win a CD set of Putumayo’s best-selling Latin collection, available in most Whole Foods Market Stores. Dan Storper is the CEO and founder of Putumayo World Music.

In celebration of Putumayo’s 20th anniversary, we’re returning to our Latin American roots with the release of Café Latino, featuring leading singer-songwriters from Latin America and Spain. While you’re dancing to the beat of these artists, you can also enjoy a taste of the culture, thanks to the included recipe for Venezuelan dark flan. 

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10-Day Festival Celebrating Sacramento's Unique Architecture Oct 10 - 19

10-Day Festival Celebrating Sacramento's Unique Architecture Oct 10 - 19

The 10-day Sacramento Architecture festival is a super fun festival, filled with events like an architecture bike tour,  a pub crawl, drawing safari for kids and farm-to-fork tour!

Appreciate the River City with Bike Tours, Drawing Safaris, Building Tours or a Pub Crawl.

The American Institute Of Architects, Central Valley Chapter (AIACV), announces the second annual Central Valley Region Architecture Festival.