This Week: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year


Christmas Stars photo by CC/Flickr user Thomas Soerenes.

After weeks of shopping and artfully decorating your tree, Christmas is finally here in Sacramento! Make new holiday memories with your loved ones this week by attending one of these local events. wishes you and yours a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!


It's A Wonderful Life, Crest Theatre
Monday & Tuesday 12/23-24, Noon, 4pm & 7:30pm

The timeless film will make you believe in the magic of Christmas.

The Nutcracker, Guild Theatre
Monday & Tuesday 12/23-24, Various times

Expect twirling snowflakes, hip-hopping soldiers & ballet folklorico dancing dolls in this a modern retelling of the classic tale.

Free Admission Day, Fairytale Town
Tuesday 12/24, 10am-2pm

Christmas comes early with free admission to the whimsical amusement park.

Christmas Eve Pajama Party, Sacramento Zoo
Tuesday 12/24, 10am-2pm

Join zoo animals the day before Christmas dressed in your most "comfiest" of PJs--you'll get in for the price of free if you do!

Sound of Music Sing-Along, Crocker Art Museum
Thursday 12/26, 2pm & 6pm

Out with the fa-la-la & in with the do-re-me! Don't miss your chance to yodel & sing-along to the beloved musical. This event may sell out!

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story, Community Center Theater
Friday-Thursday, 12/27-1/2, Various times

Buddy Holly set the music world on fire, changing the face & sound of rock & roll. Rediscover his rockabilly swagger for one week only!

Kwanzaa 2013 Celebration, The Brickhouse Gallery
Friday 12/27, 6pm-9pm

This African American & Pan African holiday celebrates family, culture & community.

Foreverland: A Tribute to Michael Jackson, Harlow's
Friday 12/27, 10pm

The 14-piece tribute group will add a big-band twist to The King of Pop's music catalog.

Straight No Chaser Holiday Show, Crest Theatre
Saturday 12/28, 3pm & 8:30pm

Wrap up the holiday season with the popular all-male a capella group known for its musical brilliance & self-deprecating humor.

Doug Benson, Punch Line Comedy Club
Sunday 12/29, 8pm

Spend the last weekend of 2013 laughing with the hilarious comedian, prolific podcaster & TV personality.

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