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Sacramento Zombie Walk and Carnival of the Dead

Sacramento Zombie Walk and Carnival of the Dead
Sacramento Zombie Walk and Carnival of the Dead
08-29-2015 - 08-29-2015
TFO Productions
http://trashfilmorgy.com/
Admission: Free Note: As this event has grown and become a stand-alone event, the costs of putting it on have also grown TFO is dependent upon the support of the Community to help make it so TFO is still accepting sponsors, vendors, donations and volunteers
 
(916) 498-9175
christy@trashfilmorgy.com
 
Start Time(s): Sat 4pm-11pm Carnival of the Dead 4pm The Dead Walk 7:30pm Night of the Living Dead screening 9pm
This years Sacramento Zombie Walk is scheduled to take place on Saturday, August 29th and will include the Carnival of the Dead and an outdoor screening of George Romero's 1968 zombie classic Night of the Living Dead.
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West Sacramento Cyclocross

West Sacramento Cyclocross

West Sacramento’s 2nd annual Cyclocross is coming up next month on Saturday, September 12 at River Walk Park. Cyclocross is a very specific type of bike racing. The course weaves along the riverfront over grass, dirt, mud, gravel, sand, and obstacles that require you get off your bike... Read More

Reminder: Farmers Market is Thursday, August 20

Reminder: Farmers Market is Thursday, August 20

Stop by the West Sacramento Farmers Market Thursday from 4:30 p.m.-dusk. Shop for fresh produce from local farmers! Look for corn, tomatoes, melons, carrots, garlic, zucchini, cherries and flowers.

It’s also “Good Living at the Market,” featuring a demonstration on using rain barrels to help you cope with the drought.

The Farmers Market is at 1110 West Capitol Ave., in front of City Hall.

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Programs at West Sacramento Library in September

Programs at West Sacramento Library in September

The following special programs will be held during the month of September at Yolo County’s Arthur F. Turner Community Library, located at 1212 Merkley Avenue in West Sacramento:

 

  • September 8: Get Your News Online, 9:00 a.m.  Review different news websites from around the world and what they offer.  Experience using a computer is recommended but not necessary.  This event requires a library card, PIN and registering in person at the information desk or by phone at (916) 375-6465.

 

  • September 10 and 22: All Things String, 6:00 p.m.  For those who enjoy knitting, crocheting or embroidering.  Participants are welcome to bring their current project or start something new.

 

  • September 16: What’s Happening Seniors, 11:15 a.m.  A social group for older adults to discuss current events and issues.

 

Go Bananas at the Banana Festival

Go Bananas at the Banana Festival

I really haven't gotten why there's a banana festival in Sacramento. We aren't tropical. They aren't native to our region. And yet we have all sorts of food festivals here and this one is now in its sixth year, each year getting bigger and bigger. ... Read More

“Gold Rush Days” is BACK in Old Sacramento Over Labor Day Weekend!

“Gold Rush Days” is BACK in Old Sacramento  Over Labor Day Weekend!

Mark your calendar…it’s time to turn back the clock to the 1850s when Gold Rush Days RETURNS to Old Sacramento over the extended Labor Day Weekend -- Friday, September 4 through Monday, September 7, 2015.  The wildly fun and free heritage celebration offers a variety of family-friendly special activities that take place throughout the historic district to help visitors experience what life was like in the 1850s.