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Nightlife: Yelp's Bartender Olympics Nightlife: Yelp's Bartender Olympics
Various locations
Oct 1-Oct 3
Mon-Wed 7pm-10pm

Witness the art of mixology over three evenings of free drinks, free appetizers, and plenty of entertainment. Night one: Bar R15, Night two: Pour House, and Night three (the finale!): Social Nightclub.

Music: Opera at the Crest

Music: Opera at the Crest
Crest Theatre
Oct 4
Thurs 7:30pm

See the the "best of the best"--popular and favorite arias, duets, and ensembles at this performance.
Festivals: Moderno Italiano Festival Festivals: Moderno Italiano Festival
Hot Italian & Fremont Park
Oct 5-Oct 6
Fri & Sat 6pm-11pm *Films 9pm in Fremont Park

This free festival celebrates contemporary Italian design, food, and film. The festival includes an Italian design installation, the Fiat street team, a fashion show featuring Italian bicycles, & more!
 Festivals: Norcal Noisefest

Festivals: Norcal Noisefest
Various locations
Oct 5-Oct 7
Fri 7pm; Sat 3:30pm; Sun Noon-4pm

Norcal Noisefest 2012 is a three-day festival of experimental noise music from across North America. Shows are at Luna's Cafe on Fri, Sol Collective on Sat, and Bows & Arrows on Sun.

 Theatre: Dracula vs. The Wolfman Theatre: Dracula vs. The Wolfman
Delta King Riverboat
Ongoing-Oct 27
Fri & Sat 7:15pm; Sun 2:15pm

With song, dance, comedy, & audience participation, this play parodies classic monster movies in signature melodramatic style.
Special Events: Sacramento Archives Crawl Special Events: Sacramento Archives Crawl
Various locations
Oct 6
Sat 10am-4pm

"Crawl" to four different sites to view rarely seen treasures from archival collections from over 20 Northern California institutions and take special, behind-the-scenes tours at the host locations!
Festivals: SacWorldFest

Festivals: SacWorldFest
Old Sacramento
Oct 6-Oct 7
Sat 6pm-9pm; Sun 10am-5pm

This spectacular multi-cultural event showcases the region's amazingly rich and diverse communities.

 Dance: Lily Cai Chinese Dance Theatre

Dance: Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company:
Dynasties & Beyond

Three Stages - Folsom
Oct 6
Sat 7:30pm

Elegant, sensual, and captivating, the Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company melds ancient Chinese forms with modern dance.

Music: Free Family Concert Series   Music: Free Family Concert Series
West Sacramento City Hall Galleria Room
Oct 7
Sun 1pm

Camellia Symphony Orchestra's Free Family Concert also includes an instrument petting zoo & arts activities prior to the show.
 Festivals: A Place Called Sacramento Film Festival Festivals: A Place Called Sacramento Film Festival
Crest Theatre
Oct 7
Sun 1pm-4pm

Local scriptwriters write 10-minute scripts about people, places, & events that make our community such a unique place to live, and you can watch the end results at A Place Called Sacramento Film Festival! News

Featured Local Artist of the Month: Jeff Knorr


Read his Featured Artist Profile.



Featured Local Organization of the Month: Sol Collective


 Read their Featured Organization Profile.




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