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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat wins our vote!

By at January 28, 2015 | 0 Comment

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THE BLOCKBUSTER MUSICAL RETURNS STARRING DIANA DeGARMO AND ACE YOUNG for a limited time only during Broadway Sacramento. One of the most enduring shows of all time, Tim Rice & Andrew Lloyd Webber’s JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT is the irresistible family musical about the trials and triumphs of Joseph, Israel’s favorite son. Directed and

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Wine & Dine in Downtown Sac

By at January 28, 2015 | 0 Comment

Whether your experiencing Broadway Sacramento’s latest productions ofJoseph and the Amazing TechnicolorDreamcoat or RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles, spending an evening downtown enjoying the arts is always a treat. Throw in a tasty meal or a swanky happy hour and you’ve got yourself an enticing evening! Here are seven of Downtown Sacramento’s finest eateries worth

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Super Bowl Sunday in Downtown

By at January 27, 2015 | 1 Comments

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Super Bowl is just a few days away. While all of those people at University of Phoenix Stadium will be watching the game live, you have the chance to enjoy the game at some great bars in Downtown Sac. No matter if you're rooting for the Seahawks or the Patriots (or neither), or if you just watch for the commercials, there are plenty of places to enjoy the Super Bowl and

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Downtown offers a bouquet of Valentine’s Day activities

By at January 21, 2015 | 0 Comment

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Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and whether you’re hitched, newly ditched, dating or single by choice, Downtown Sac has something for everyone.   Hitched 1. Downtown & Vine | 1200 K Street #8 Enjoy a taste of Wine Country without leaving the grid.  Downtown & Vine offers an array of fine wine tasting options. Whether you want to taste a

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2015 State of Downtown | Sacramento Rising

By at January 12, 2015 | 0 Comment

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In the midst of a renaissance, Downtown Sacramento shows no signs of slowing down. With new investors discovering the capital city and multiple projects in the development pipeline, Sacramento Rising will share the vision for Downtown Sacramento’s immediate future. 2015 State of Downtown Memorial Auditorium  February 10 at 8:00 am Click here for

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700 K is Underway

By at January 8, 2015 | 1 Comments

Photo courtesy of The Sacramento BeeWith downtown momentum building, the 700 block of K Street is beginning a major rebirth. Developers CFY Developments and D&S Developments closed escrow on the property in late December and already started construction. The project, which will include apartments, retail, entertainment and dining options, will be completed in the fall

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Calling All Dreamers Competition to launch in February 2015

By at January 7, 2015 | 0 Comment

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Calling All Dreamers business competition to launch in February next month, the Downtown Sacramento Foundation (DSF) will launch the award winning 2015 Calling All Dreamers competition and will begin accepting applications from aspiring entrepreneurs. Since 2013, the annual business plan competition has been successful in incubating eight local start-ups and leasing

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Call for Winter Donations

By at January 7, 2015 | 0 Comment

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With the new year in full swing, why not take the time to reorganize and purge some unwanted items. The Downtown Sacramento Partnership Navigator team is making it easier for you to unload those gently used items by donating them to the Downtown Navigator program during your lunch break. The DSP’s Navigator Team connects homeless individuals with local community

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Streetcar Meeting | Property Owners Encouraged to Attend

By at January 7, 2015 | 0 Comment

Next Tuesday, January 13, at 6 p.m., the City Council will have a public hearing on whether to approve an advisory ballot that asks some Downtown property to help finance construction of a new streetcar line. The proposed 3.3 line connects signature locations throughout the urban core and West Sacramento for residents, employees, and visitors alike (see route

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Make the most of Sacramento’s Museum Day

By at January 7, 2015 | 0 Comment

On Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 10 am to 5 pm nearly 25 museums will offer free admission to visitors. In it’s 17th Year, Museum Day is brought to us by SAM (Sacramento Association of Museums) and the SCVB (Sacramento Convention and Visitors Bureau). Their goal is simple – to encourage all members of the community to experience the Capital City’s incredible

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Celebrating 10 years of Sacramento’s restaurant scene

By at January 7, 2015 | 0 Comment

Launched in 2005, Dine Downtown was created as an effort to elevate downtown’s dynamic dining scene and drive traffic to local restaurants. Now 10 years later, Dine Downtown continues to draw people to experience decadent menus assembled by Sacramento’s top chefs. This year’s restaurant week runs from January 15 through January 24, 2015 and will include 26 of

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New to the Neighborhood: Sharif Fine Jewelers and Vampire Penguin

By at January 7, 2015 | 0 Comment

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The New Year is upon us, why not make a new years resolution to venture out to new places in Downtown Sacramento? From a shaved ice establishment to sparkling jewels, there is plenty to check out for everyone. Vampire Penguin: Craving something sweet to eat? You’re in luck. Vampire Penguin on The Kay is whipping up “shaved snow” that is inspired by Taiwanese

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Meet the artist behind some new art on the Copenhagen Building

By at January 7, 2015 | 0 Comment

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[caption id="attachment_39724" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo by Demetris B.A.M.R. Washington[/caption] Downtown Sacramento is chalk full of arts and culture in many different areas of the urban core. You may have noticed some new artwork on the walls of the Copenhagen Building recently. Demetris “B.A.M.R.” Washington gifted two murals to the Downtown

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Lunchin’ in Downtown Sac

By at December 31, 2014 | 0 Comment

Looking for a new spot to nosh at on your lunch? You’re in luck – we’ve scoured (and eaten) our way through Downtown Sac to bring you the five best lunch spots in walking distance of your office. Muntean’s Soups, Salads and Sandwiches, 1225 J Street There is something special about delicious, made-from-scratch soup that puts a smile on your face. With a

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Start your day off with a jolt in Downtown Sac

By at December 31, 2014 | 0 Comment

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If there was one thing we learned in 2014, it would be that Sacramento is an up and coming city in the specialty coffee scene. In fact, Sacramento coffee shops made Redfin’s top 10 list for coffee snobs. Need suggestions on where to grab a cup of joe? Insight Coffee Insight Coffee Roasters is known for brewing up craft coffee so it is easily obtainable to the

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Countdown to #Dine Downtown2015

By at December 30, 2014 | 0 Comment

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Calling all foodies! Dine Downtown Restaurant Week is back January 15th through 24th with Downtown’s finest restaurants offering special three-course dinner menus for only $31.  To get in the foodie spirit, we’re launching Countdown to #DineDowntown2015 – a series of five daily scavenger hunts leading up to the restaurant week. Each day we’ll hide out at

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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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