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DreamersWelcome: Kate Chomko

By at July 25, 2014 | 0 Comment

Kate Chomko has brought a taste of our region's wine country to Downtown Sacramento with Downtown & Vine at 12th & K streets. Stop in for one their guide tastings or stop in for a bite before a show. With Kate's extensive background in food and wine, the tasting room is an realization of her vision. As she likes to say, Dreaming is about ownership. Having that

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#DreamersWelcome: Ryan Hammonds

By at July 25, 2014 | 0 Comment

Ryan Hammonds opened his showroom in Downtown Sacramento in 2013, but he's be creating custom looks for his clients since 2003. Some of Sactown's best dressed men owe their style to Ryan. At R. Douglas Custom Clothier, clients can customize their suits starting from style and fit, to fabric and even the tiniest details like button treatment and thread

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#DreamersWelcome: Randy Paragary

By at July 25, 2014 | 0 Comment

Randy Paragary has been feeding Sacramento's appetite for good food for over 15 years. And he has made major investments on the Grid and was one of the pioneers in K Street's revitalization with Esquire Grille. With 8 locations in the Sacramento Region and 5 different concepts, he's learned how to thrive and adapt to the ever changing restaurant business. According to

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101 Pounds of Fun at South Pacific

By at July 23, 2014 | 0 Comment

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South Pacific, a Rodgers and Hammerstein classic,  features some of the most beautiful music ever composed for theatre.  Love transcends both the harsh realities of war and social stereotypes in this sweeping tale that won a Pulitzer Prize and 10 Tonys. With performances of “Some Enchanted Evening,” “Bali Ha’i,” & “I’m Gonna Wash That Man Right Outta

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Concerts in the Park | July 25: Meet the Band: The Brodys| Jeremy Briggs| The Kimberly Trip| Pointdexter | DJ Oasis + InkdUp

By at July 21, 2014 | 0 Comment

The Brodys

Join us as we say so long, farewell to the 2014 season of Concerts in the Park with The Brodys. Check out who will be playing alongside The Brodys this Friday. The Brodys Performing catchy pop/rock songs since 1994, you never know what to expect when The Brodys are in town. They are known for going above and beyond during their shows – at one show they brought a fake

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Concerts in the Park | July 18: Meet the Band: !!!| Sea Legs| Saint Solitaire | Shaun Slaughter

By at July 14, 2014 | 0 Comment

!!! July 18

There are only two more weeks of Concerts in the Park! !!! This weeks headliner, !!! will keep you in a funky dance mood combining house beats with sinewy baselines, psychedelic guitar and simple lyrics.  Their unique name leads to much discussion but let’s make it clear -  no, you cannot call this week’s headliner exclamation mark exclamation mark exclamation

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Music Circus Does it Again

By at July 11, 2014 | 0 Comment

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  Using a little bit of discipline, a spoonful of sugar and a whole lot of magic, the quintessential nanny, Mary Poppins, reacquaints the Banks family with the things that really matter in life.  Like The Little Mermaid at Music Circus in 2012, this Disney classic is fun for all ages.  With “Chim Chim Cher-ee,” “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,”

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At the Market with Xochimilco

By at July 10, 2014 | 1 Comments

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Named after the floating gardens of Mexico City, Xochimilco (So-chee-mill-ko) fills the Cesar Chavez  and Capital Mall Farmers' Markets with the aroma of authentic Mexican cuisine.  The story of Xochimilco began with one father's dream of creating a better life for his family.  After immigrating to the United States from Mexico in 1957, Frank’s father dreamt of

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Tips to Survive Construction Impacts

By at July 9, 2014 | 0 Comment

With several development and infrastructure projects underway, it's important to make sure your business keeps people coming in the door. If your business is located near a construction area, you will likely be impacted. To thrive during street construction, we’ve complied these helpful tips and best practices to survive during the construction process. Get

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Business is Booming for Old Sacramento Businesses

By at July 9, 2014 | 0 Comment

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Despite construction woes in the air, business is going well for some Old Sacramento businesses, and they hope to keep that momentum going. Skalet Family Jewelers has been booming. Howard Skalet says that business continues to trend upward and attributes this to the review website Yelp. Currently Skalet has an overall rating of 5 stars. While a large number of

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DSP Takes Capitol Steps

By at July 7, 2014 | 0 Comment

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The Downtown Sacramento Partnership advocates for its members’ interests at the city, county, state, and federal level. The Partnership issued statements in support of two measures at the state capitol that will help foster a prosperous downtown. DSP supported the Economic Development and State Historic Tax Credit Act (AB 1999), which provides a state income tax

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Thursday Night at the Museums in Old Sacramento

By at July 7, 2014 | 0 Comment

Visitors are welcomed by a CA State Railroad Museum docent near the 1863 Gov. Stanford locomotive.

This past May, the California State Railroad Museum and the Sacramento History Museum announced their extended summer hours on Thursday evenings as part of a special “Thursday Night at the Museums” program through August 28, 2014.  Both museums, located in Old Sacramento, will stay open until 8 p.m. on Thursdays with two exceptions.  On Thursday, July 31, the

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Concerts in the Park | July 11: Meet the Band: Arden Park Roots | Young Aundee | The Denver J Band | Blaquelisted | Zephyr

By at July 7, 2014 | 0 Comment

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Concerts in the Park be jammin’ this week! With returning favorite Arden Park Roots and the unique sounds of some first time CIP acts! Get ready to sip on a cold Bud Light and listen to some of Sacramento’s best. Arden Park Roots Arden Park Roots has six major awards under their belt including three Sacramento News and Review “SAMMIES” for “Best

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At the Market with Big Joe’s BBQ

By at July 1, 2014 | 0 Comment

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What better way to celebrate the 4th of July than with mouthwatering barbecue ribs, tri-tip, chicken, hot links, or brisket? Well, thanks to Big Joe’s BBQ all our carnivore eating friends can enjoy this summertime favorite at the Roosevelt, Cesar Chavez, and Capitol Mall Farmers Markets. With over fifteen years of industry experience, Big Joe has done it all –

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‘A Chorus Line’ is a Hit!

By at June 27, 2014 | 0 Comment

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The multiple award-winning sensation A Chorus Line is here to kick off Music Circus season! There are only a few days left to enjoy this special show - Sunday is the last day. Featuring music by the brilliant Marvin Hamlisch, this emotional behind-the-scenes look at the Broadway world is a celebration of what it means to be a professional dancer, fervently pursuing

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4th of July Celebrations in Old Sacramento

By at June 26, 2014 | 2 Comments

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The 4th of July celebrates the birth of our nation and what better way to get into the spirit than by heading down to historic Old Sacramento. The best part is you can start the party a day early on July 3rd at Red, White & Brews. More than 15 bars within two blocks will be offering $3 American beers. After tossing back a few cold ones, head over to the waterfront for

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Downtown Sacramento Partnership
980 9th Street, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95814
P: (916) 442-8575
F (916) 442-2053
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