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Music: Sum 41
Ace of Spades
Jan 15
Tues 7pm

Sum 41's career has been filled with highlights that extend well beyond the traditional punk band. See them on their 10th Anniversary Tour, along with Hunter Valentine & IAmDynamite.

Sacramento Nightlife: The Siren Show:
Calendar Girls

Jan 17
Thurs 8pm

Join Sacramento's original leading ladies of burlesque as they shimmy and shake across the stage in character themed burlesque performances set to showcase what it really means to be a Siren.
Food/Wine: Runnin' for Rhett Winterfest
Beer & Wine Social

Red Lion Woodlake Hotel
Jan 18
Fri 7pm-10pm

Enjoy 50 breweries and 15 wineries with unlimited tastings, local food vendors, and live music.

Sports/Rec: Monster Jam
Sleep Train Arena
Jan 18-Jan 20
Fri & Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2pm

These machines will bring you to your feet, racing & ripping up a custom-designed track full of obstacles to soar over.

  Comedy: John Oliver
Crest Theatre
Jan 18
Fri 8pm

Prepare to laugh at an evening of stand up with John Oliver, best known for his work on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.
Theatre: Driving Miss Daisy
Chautauqua Playhouse
Jan 18-Feb 23
Fri & Sat 8pm; Sun 2pm

This play tells the post-World War II story of a rich, sharp-tongued Jewish widow who meets her new black chauffeur.

Special Events: The Great Train Expo
Cal Expo
Jan 19-Jan 20
Sat & Sun 10am-4pm

The Great Train Expo is a national, traveling show that caters to the model railroad enthusiast.


Museums: Hands on History:
Trappers, Trades, and Treaties

Sutter's Fort State Historic Park
Jan 19
Sat 10am-5pm

Step back in time to the 1840s to learn why trappers were considered jacks of many trades.

  Music: An Evening with Cary Farley
Three Stages - Folsom
Jan 19
Sat 7pm

Cary Farley performs a melodic mixture of alt & contemporary rock with a five-piece band in a benefit for the Mustard Seed School.
  Festivals: Bacon Fest Sacramento
Various locations
Jan 20-Jan 27
Daily, times vary

From a Kevin Bacon-themed musical tribute to a chef's competition, with many delicious, bacon-filled activities inbetween, you will be sure to leave this event full and satiated. News


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