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Railroad Museum Offers Complimentary Train Rides & Museum Admission For Veterans!

Railroad Museum Offers Complimentary Train Rides & Museum Admission For Veterans!

To honor their service and celebrate the patriotic holiday, California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum are proud to offer veterans and active military personnel with complimentary excursion train rides on the Sacramento Southern Railroad plus complimentary Museum admission on Tuesday, November 11, 2014. 

With patriotic music playing aboard the trains, veterans and active military personnel are encouraged to wear their uniforms with pride while enjoying a special excursion train ride available at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. this one-day-only on a first-come, first-served basis. In addition, the California State Railroad Museum – North America’s most popular train museum -- is also offering complimentary admission for veterans and active military personnel during this celebratory day.

Famed artist Lawrence Argent speaking at Crocker Museum this Wednesday night

Famed artist Lawrence Argent speaking at Crocker Museum this Wednesday night

WHAT: Lawrence Argent, famed artist best known for Leap, the much photographed “red rabbit” prominently featured atop the escalators in Terminal B at Sacramento International Airport, will speak at the Crocker Art Museum, November 5, 7:00 p.m. Argent’s presentation will take place in conjunction with an exhibition at the Temp Gallery, 1616 Del Paso Blvd, featuring public artists, from November 6 – 23. More details are available at www.tempartgallery.com.

The exhibition salutes the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission’s Public Art Program and recognizes three artists who have created iconic public artworks in the County. The exhibition is titled, “Art for Everyone: a tribute to Sacramento’s collection of public art” and features work by Lawrence Argent, Stephen Kaltenbach, and Gerald Walburg.

Top 3 Sacramento Halloween Parties 2014

Top 3 Sacramento Halloween Parties 2014

By Laura Braden

Halloween is on a FRIDAY this year, meaning if you haven’t confirmed your plans yet, you need to get on it! Here’s my top three choices for spooky soirees on Sacramento’s grid…... Read More

Arden Hills Hosts Complimentary Bridal Open House this Sunday!

Arden Hills Hosts Complimentary Bridal Open House this Sunday!

The time is right to fall in love with wedding planning! Newly engaged couples -- and event planners, too -- are invited to the next complimentary Bridal Open House at Arden Hills on Sunday, November 2, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

You are invited to visit the breathtaking Resort to enjoy tasty appetizers and refreshments while touring the gorgeous site with three elegant ballrooms, two lush wedding courtyards, the luxurious overnight Villas and award-winning spa and salon.  Known as the area’s premiere wedding destination, Arden Hills is well suited for creating events to remember! 

For more, call 916-482-6111 or visit http://ardenhills.net/home.php?display=weddings
 

State Indian Museum Celebrates Native American Heritage Month with Series of Special Events!

State Indian Museum Celebrates Native American Heritage Month with Series of Special Events!

In honor of national Native American Heritage Month, the State Indian Museum is offering a series of special events and activities each weekend that celebrate and share the lasting heritage, traditions and contributions of Native Americans.  In fact, the State Indian Museum will offer notable Basket Weaving Demonstrations, a compelling Native Literature Showcase, hands-on “Continuing Culture” Skills Workshops, a Native Film Festival and an always-popular Indian Arts & Crafts Holiday Fair.  All Native American Heritage Month activities happening in November at the State Indian Museum are provided free with regular Museum admission.
 
California Indian Basket Weaving Demonstrations -- Saturday, November 1, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.