A Healthy Dose of Creativity


Lion dancers will greet you in Old Sacramento at this year's Pacific Rim Street Festival. (Photo by Brian Baer)

Along with Sacramento's sizzling temperatures, you'll also get a healthy dose of fun this week! Jazzy concerts, cultural parades, and cool brews are proof that things are heating up here in the Capitol City. See below for Sacramento365.com's complete Top 10 events list:




Mental Health Matters Day; State Capitol - South Steps
May 13; Tues 10:30am

1000's will gather to show that mental health is important to everyone in the Golden State.

Jazz in the Courtyard: Peter Petty; Crocker Art Museum
May 15; Thurs 6pm-8pm

The band leader & his Terpsichoreans will kick off the museum's summer concert series.

City of Roses Tattoo & Art Festival; Placer County Fairgrounds
May 16-18; Fri 2pm-10pm, Sat Noon-10pm, Sun Noon-7pm

Celebrate the art of tattooing at this first semi-annual convention!

Sac State's Art Ball; Sacramento State Robert Else Gallery
May 16; Fri 5pm-8pm

Bear witness to a new generation of artists at this senior student art reception.

Bobby Lee; Punch Line Comedy Club
May 16-18; Fri & Sat 8pm & 10pm, Sun 7pm

The MadTV alumnus & Chelsea Lately regular will tickle your funny bone with his irreverent humor.

Armed Forces Open Cockpit Day; Aerospace Museum of CA
May 17; Sat 9am-5pm

See fighter jets & other service vehicles for free at this day honoring military men & women.

West Coast Brew Fest; Miller Park
May 17; Sat 1pm-5pm

Sample CA, OR & WA-made microbrewskies along the Sacramento River.

NOW 100.5 Now Glowing 5K; Sleep Train Arena
May 17; Sat 6:30pm-11pm

Some of the biggest names in music & flashing lights will come together at this one-of-a-kind fun run.

A Day on the Farm; Soil Born Farms - American River Ranch
May 18; Sun 10am-3pm

Come for a day of learning & good eating while working the land.

22nd Annual Pacific Rim Street Festival; Old Sacramento
May 18; Sun 10am-5pm

Taste & explore the diversity of cultures found along the Pacific Rim in Old Sac! The theme of this year's festival is shoes.


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