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Food & Wine: Dine Downtown Restaurant Week
Food & Wine: Dine Downtown Restaurant Week
Downtown Sacramento
Jan 9-Jan 18
Daily during restaurant's hours

Try out Downtown Sacramento dining at top restaurants with special three-course prix-fixe dinner menus!

 Nightlife: Le Twist

Sacramento Nightlife: Le Twist
Dive Bar
Jan 10
Tues 9pm-2am

Partake in chatter and drinks as you listen to classy gems from the '60s to today, curated by DJs Sam I Jam, Adam J, and Taylor Cho. Enjoy the chance to sit around in a nice environment with friends, have a drink (at reduced prices!), & listen to eclectic music.
Theatre: Ruthless! Theatre: Ruthless!
Sacramento Theatre Company
Jan 11-Feb 19
Wed 6:30pm; Thurs 12:30pm & 6:30pm; Fri 8pm;
Sat 2pm & 8pm; Sun 2pm

Ruthless! is a story that proves when it comes to show business, the key to success is ruthlessness! With book and lyrics by Joel Paley and music by Marvin Laird, Ruthless! is a hilarious send up of several classic shows.
 Festivals: SacAnime

Festivals: SacAnime
Woodlake Hotel Sacramento
Jan 13-Jan 15
Fri & Sat 10am-2am; Sun 10am-6pm

Anime fans come to play at SacAnime, which features many activities to whet your palate.

 Special Events: Great Train Expo Special Events: Great Train Expo
Cal Expo
Jan 14-Jan 15
Sat & Sun 10am-4pm

A fabulous event for the whole family, this show features operating model railroads, train dealers, collectors, hands-on exhibits, demonstrations, workshops, and more.
Food & Wine: Welcome 2012! Beer Tour
Food & Wine: Welcome 2012! Beer Tour
Begins from Pyramid Alehouse
Jan 14
Sat 12:30pm-4:30pm

Participate in Sacramento's rich beer history by touring the town and tasting what there is to offer at Track 7 Brewing, Hoppy Brewing, and Pyramid Brewing.
2nd Saturday Activities - Jan 14

2nd Saturday Activities:
-Sacramento Writer's Brush:
Sacramento Poetry Center, 5pm-9pm
-Collage for a Cure Benefit:
Brickhouse Gallery, 6pm-9pm
-Ali: The Greatest:
Evolve the Gallery, 6pm-10pm
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 Comedy: Lewis Black: In God We Rust

Comedy: Lewis Black: In God We Rust
Community Center Theater
Jan 14
Sat 8pm

Lewis Black is the rare comic who can cause an audience to laugh themselves into incontinence while making compelling points about the absurdity of the world.

 Sports & Rec: Harlem Globetrotters
  Sports & Rec: Harlem Globetrotters 2012 World Tour
Power Balance Pavilion
Jan 15
Sun 1pm & 6pm

The Harlem Globetrotters combine athleticism, theatre, and comedy into their basketball performance. On the heels of signing one of the most extraordinary rookie classes in team history, the Globetrotters bring their 2012 World Tour to Sacramento for a doubleheader!
Special Events: The State of Live Music in Sacramento Special Events: The State of Live Music in Sacramento
Time Tested Books
Jan 15
Sun 7pm

Four of Sacramento's most active music promoters discuss the trials and tribulations of hosting live music in Sacramento today and look at the future of music in the River City. News

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Featured Local Artist of the Month: Alex Trujillo

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Learn about multi-media visual artist & DJ Alex Trujillo in his Featured Artist Profile.




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