California State Fair Blue Ribbon Brunch at the Farm

Join us for the 2017 Blue Ribbon Brunch at the California State Fair Kaiser Permanente Farm on Sunday, September 10, 2017, from 10:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.

The Blue Ribbon Brunch is a three-course farm-to-fork feast with the best fresh, local ingredients, plus award-winning wines, beers and desserts from the California State Fair competitions.

Sep 10 @ 10:30 am

Pay-What-You-Wish Sundays

Presented by Crocker Art Museum and Western Health Advantage

As part of a collaborative, ongoing effort to improve wellness and education in Northern California communities, the Crocker Art Museum and Western Health Advantage have joined forces to ensure that fine art experiences are accessible to everyone. Pay What You Wish Sundays, which are held the 3rd Sunday of each month at the Crocker, give visitors a chance to choose their own admission price and explore the Museum’s galleries.

Aug 20

DBIA Luncheon

Presented by DBIA - Western Pacific Region

Hear from two public sector Owners as they pioneer this form of project delivery in advancing their respective organization’s capital expenditure programs with the utilization of Progressive Design-Build Project (a.k.a. Collaborative Design-Build) Delivery.

Aug 24 @ 11:30 am

Summer Games Fundraiser

Presented by the Sacramento Metro Chamber Foundation

Welcome to Summer Games 2017!

As the Metro Chamber Foundation’s inaugural fundraising event, we invite you for an afternoon of mingling, food, and games. This drop-in, casual-style afternoon will provide you with an amazing opportunity to connect with Foundation members, meet ambassadors of the Foundation programs – Leadership Sacramento, Inspire Giving, Metro EDGE, and Thousand Strong – and engage with the community partners who make our programs the best in the region.

Aug 25 @ 12 pm

Behind the Barre: Made in Sacramento

Presented by Capital Dance Project

Capital Dance Project (CDP), an independent collective made up of Sacramento’s professional dancers, is thrilled to return to the Crest Theatre for their third annual performance of Behind the Barre: Made in Sacramento. CDP’s resident choreographers are teaming up with Sacramento’s most exciting visual artists and musicians to create nine world premieres that celebrate Sacramento’s diverse local talent through innovative partnerships.

Aug 26 @ 7 pm

Woofstock

Presented by Rocklin California

This annual event is full of groovy activities for you and your pooch! It helps raise money for local canine rescue groups as well as the Rocklin dog park. Activities include wiener dog races, art projects, a dog obstacle course, costume parade, dog themed vendors, live entertainment, food trucks, and more!

Aug 27 @ 9 am

First Friday: Oak Park

Presented By Unseen Heroes

First Friday: Oak Park will feature full sidewalk activations incorporating businesses in the Oak Park corridor. From the corner of Broadway & Alhambra Blvd all the way through Broadway & 37th, restaurants, coffee houses, boutiques, shops, brewery, art galleries and food trucks will be participating. There will also be live music, theaters and special event activations accompanied with monthly raffles from items from local business.

Aug 4 @ 5 pm

Restaurant Week

Presented by CA Restaurant Association Sacramento Chapter

Farm-to-Fork Restaurant Week is a celebration of the region’s premier dining destinations, in addition to the bounty of seasonal ingredients that surround us. The event will showcase the Sacramento region as the culinary powerhouse that it is, with area restaurants hosting special events, menus and opportunities to meet the farmers, winemakers, and brewers who make Sacramento America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital.

Sep 8

Tribute Gala

Presented by Sutter Care at Home

Join us for a black tie optional event celebrating the compassionate care families receive from Sutter Care at Home’s hospice program. Enjoy a formal dinner from Taste Restaurant, cocktails and wine, live and silent auctions, music and dancing, as well as the story of one family’s touching experience with hospice. When the sun sets, light a lantern in honor of your loved ones.

Sep 9 @ 6 pm

Legends of Wine

Wine-lovers will have the unique opportunity to sample and discover more about some of the region’s most celebrated varietals, as selected by two of Sacramento’s internationally recognized culinary powerhouses – Darrell Corti and David Berkley. Set against the backdrop of California’s majestic State Capitol, guests will sip a wide array of award-winning wines paired and presented with artisan cheeses and more local delights.

Sep 14 @ 6 pm

Perspectives on Leadership

CANCELLED

This event has been cancelled.

The Sacramento Metro Chamber continues its annual tradition of bringing voices together with varying perspectives. This year, Perspectives on Leadership will celebrate those leaders who approach risk head on, do not shy away from the unknown and challenge others to join them. Leaders from various industries will share their unique experiences, successes and failures as we explore how risk takers think, feel and forge ahead when faced with challenging situations.

Sep 15

WordCamp Sacramento 2017

WordCamp Sacramento is a two-day conference covering everything related WordPress, which powers 1/3 of all websites. In its third year, WordCamp Sacramento is happening at the Sacramento Convention Center and will include a full day Beginner Track teaching you how to use WordPress, two mixed tracks of sessions on Saturday, three mixed tracks of sessions on Sunday, catered lunch, lots of coffee, swag, and an awesome after party.

Sep 16

Experience Architecture

Experience Architecture is the AIA Central Valley’s annual public-outreach event that is developed and led by AIA architects and associate members, in collaboration with our Allied members, Sustaining Partners and community organizations.

Sep 20

United Way’s 5th Annual Day of Caring

Presented by United Way

More than 1,000 local residents are needed to spend a day caring for the community Sept. 22-23 by signing up for one of dozens of volunteer projects happening at nonprofits, schools and community parks across the region during United Way’s 5th Annual Day of Caring. The event, sponsored by Nationwide, will begin with a kickoff breakfast and rally at Cal Expo.

Sep 22