This Week: Have Fun For A Great Cause


Race up all 34 flights of stairs of the Wells Fargo Center this Saturday for the American Lung Association's Fight For Air Climb.

This week there are plenty of local events that are equal parts fun, funky and feel good. Being philanthropic has never been easier! See below for ten events you can check out in the next seven days:



Sacramento Dog Show
Cal Expo
April 10-13
Thurs, Sat & Sun 8am-6pm; Fri 7am-7pm

This four day competition & vendor show celebrates Sacramento's top dogs.

U-Nite: An Evening of Arts and Entertainment
Crocker Art Museum
April 10
Thurs 5pm-9pm

Standing for "University Art," this showcase honors the full-time faculty members of Sacramento State's College of Arts & Letters.

Sacramento Has Talent
Crest Theatre
April 10
Thurs 7pm

Access Sacramento found some of the best artists & performers in the region -- come see them perform!

Sacramento River Cats Home Opener
Raley Field
April 11
Fri 7:05pm

Baseball season is back! Root for our boys at their first home game against the Salt Lake Bees. 

5th Annual Fight For Air Climb
Wells Fargo Center & History Museum
April 12
Sat 9am

Experience the climb of your life by racing up 34 floors for the American Lung Association.

1st Annual Spring Carnival
Placer County Fairgrounds
April 12
Sat 10am-2pm

Come one, come all for this fair-themed fundraiser for the Down Syndrome Information Alliance!

3rd Annual Spring Fling Benefit
Stoney Inn Rockin' Rodeo
April 12
Sat 4pm-8pm

Dust off your dancing shoes & get ready for a swinging, philanthropic good time with The Atomic Angels!

Five by Five: Works of 5 Artists
ARTHOUSE - Gallery & Studios
April 12
2nd Sat 5pm-9pm

Meet local painters, known as the Gang of 5, as they show off 25 of their latest masterpieces at this 2nd Sat reception.

Sacramento Zoo
April 13
Sun 8am

Find out if you're as fast as a hare or as slow as a tortoise at this 5K/10K run benefiting the Sacramento Zoological Society.

Mama's Making Bacon: Drag Show & Brunch
Lucca Restaurant and Bar
April 13
Sun 10am-1pm

Some of the 916's most noted drag queens & kings will entertain you at this scrumptious brunch.

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