Lifestyle

Sac State’s Ski Swap Saves Our Wallets Once More • Oct. 20, 2013

The snow is fun. Snow gear prices are not. But quality is important, so when it comes to safety, comfort and durability, you’re getting what you pay for. ¿Donde esta la middle ground? Sacramento State’s Ski and Snowboard Club has answered our prayers. Thousands (yes, thousands) of discounted new and…

The Haunted Fort • Oct. 25–26, 2013

Built in 1841, Sutter’s Fort welcomed hundreds of pioneers emigrating from the East Coast, including the survivors of the Donner Party. Though the travelers moved on, their stories stayed behind and now they are yours to witness. On the evenings of Oct. 25 and 26, starting at 6:30 pm, Sutter’s…

Shoot Zombies and Save Sacramento! • Oct. 11 – Nov. 1, 2013

Let’s be realistic, there will be a zombie apocalypse. You may laugh, but one day bath salts will accidentally be mislabeled as table salt and before you know it, America will have succumbed to its sodium obsession. You will be thankful for indulging in Sacramento’s finest farm-to-fork restaurants when you…

Old Sacramento Underground Tours Uncover Hidden History

What thoughts does Old Sacramento bring to mind? Evangeline’s eclectic inventory? Firehouse Restaurant’s signature filet mignon? Maybe the overwhelmingly awesome abundance of candy stores? Old Sacramento’s epithet alludes to a historical background, but the present-day attractions seem to be more enticing…but they only scratch the surface. In 1848, the Gold…

Wakeboard Without a Boat at Wake Island!

Did you know that Sacramento is ranked third in all of California for the longest amounts of daily sun exposure? With our average summer temperature at 95 degrees, some consider this fact as an adversity, but that pessimistic outlook could be a result of a lack of Vitamin D. Get…

THE SIZZLING SIRENS BURLESQUE EXPERIENCE MOVE THEIR SHOW TO ASSEMBLY

After calling Harlow’s home since 2010, Sacramento’s sexiest group of dancin’ and singin’ ladies, the Sizzling Sirens Burlesque Experience, are moving their show to Assembly, a new state-of-the-art venue owned by Paragary Restaurant Group located at 1000 K Street (the site of the old Cosmopolitan Cabaret). The Sirens have consistently…

SEE: Sacramento Soccer Day at Raley Field • July 18, 2013

In December 2012 United Soccer Leagues announced it had awarded Sacramento with a USL Pro franchise. Sacramento Professional Soccer, LLC (or just Sac Pro Soccer for short), will commence full participation in the 2014 USL season. In the meantime, Sac Pro Soccer will play a number of high-profile exhibition matches,…