This Week: Support the Local Arts with a Fun, Festive Twist
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Nightlife: Art Mix: Art in the Dark
|Music: Philharmonic Winter, Wine & Jazz|
Antiquite Mason Privee
Now is your chance to experience the Sacramento Philharmonic like never before. Join in for "Winter, Wine & Jazz," held in Midtown, at the intimate setting of Antiquite Mason Privee. Sip locally produced wines while taking in the sounds of the season with a Jazz Trio that will leave you breathless. This event is part of the 12 Days of Midtown, which continues through this Sunday.
Check out Sola at Torch Club, a long-standing hub of Sacramento Nightlife. Solsa's music consists of standard and original Latin and R&B tunes, all infused with a signature Latin percussion and flair. Solsa is also a melting pot for some of the Sacramento Valley's most talented musicians who, collectively, have amassed an incredible musical resume performing with and opening up for a multitude of legendary acts.
|Kids & Fam: Holiday Cheer in Old Sacramento|
Sacramento History Museum
Celebrate with cider and cookies and visit with Father Christmas. Take part in some holiday sing-a-longs and even dance to 19th century music. Keep your ears open for the sounds of the Pony Express as they make their way from Folsom to Old Sacramento to deliver the Christmas Post. Help us decorate our holiday tree by making paper ornaments and festive candy canes!
|Comedy: Joel McHale |
Live Nation presents Joel McHale, as he satirizes pop culture and current events with his stand up comedy. Joel is host of E!'s wildly popular show The Soup, where he provides sarcastic and biting commentary on the various clips, and stars as Jeff Winger on NBC's Community.
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|Special Events: SMAC Bookfair Fundraiser|
Barnes & Noble - Arden Fair
Dec 12-Dec 17
Sun In-Store 9am-9pm; Mon-Fri Online, anytime
Support the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission and get your holiday shopping done at the same time. Live in-store performances and more! Mention SMAC at the register and a portion of your spending will support arts education, arts experiences for youth and community organizations, and professional development opportunities for artists and educators. Can't make it to the mall? Shop online during the week and enter Bookfair ID 10375962 at checkout.
|Dance: Nutcracker Sweet Sunday|
Community Center Theater
Be inspired by the magic of Sacramento Ballet's The Nutcracker then, immediately after the show, enjoy juice and cookies while you meet the dancers in the lobby. Actually go on stage to enter the Land of Sweets and take pictures with the Sugar Plum Fairy or other favorite characters. It's a wonderful holiday treat your family won't soon forget.
|Holiday Events: Posada Navideña|
Colorful, fast-paced, and culturally rich, Posada Navideña is a festive traditional and holiday-themed Ballet Folklórico celebration for the whole family. This event is performed by La Compañia Mazatlan Bellas Artes and sponsored by La Raza Galeria Posada.
December's Featured Artist
-This month's Featured Artist is Sacramento painter Steve Duroncelet. Steve is very influenced by the impressionists and creates works that strive to convey his firm belief in the goodness and beauty underlying all of our nature and environment. Learn more about him by reading his Featured Artist Profile. If you or someone you know are interested in being featured on Sacramento365.com, view the submission guidelines here.
Sac365 Digital Billboards
-If you've been driving along I-5 or I-80 recently, you may have caught a glimpse of the digital billboard ads for Sacramento365.com that were offered as part of a PSA promo. These ads remind viewers to take part in the ARTS. OPEN DAILY.
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