Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Greater Sacramento

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Greater Sacramento held the 2018 Light The Night Walk on Nov. 3 at Raley Field in West Sacramento. The event honored blood cancer survivors, supporters and loved ones lost with music, food, fireworks and festivities.

Nov 9, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Think Pink Granite Bay Luncheon & Fashion Show Fundraiser

Think Pink Granite Bay held its fourth Luncheon & Fashion Show Fundraiser on Oct. 14 at the Granite Bay Golf Course. The event raised over $67,000 for research grant research in early detection of breast cancer through the Sutter Roseville Medical Center Foundation. The sold-out event hosted 220 attendees with a luncheon, live and silent auctions, a raffle and a fashion show with twelve breast cancer survivor models wearing clothes from Button Up Roseville!

Nov 1, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Woodland Chamber of Commerce Farm City Dinner

Woodland Chamber of Commerce held the 51st Annual Farm City Dinner on Oct. 18 at the Woodland Community and Senior Center. Attendees enjoyed ag-related games, a live auction, beverages and a buffet-style dinner by Anderson’s family catering. Mark Mezger, owner of Farmers Grain Elevator and Mezger Trucking Co, was honored as the 2018 Agri-Business Person of the Year.

Oct 24, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Rock The Block

Habitat For Humanity/Leadership Sacramento

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento, in partnership with the Metro Chamber Foundation’s Leadership Class of 2018, kicked off the first ever “Rock the Block” event on October 19 and 20 in South Oak Park. Over the course of only two days, 250 volunteers repaired 14 homes, restored a community garden and added amenities to the local park and collaborative in the neighborhood.  

Oct 24, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Metro Edge’s EDGE 916

Metro Edge held its ninth ‘90s-themed birthday celebration on Sept. 20, at Oakhaus in Sacramento’s Oak Park neighborhood. Attendees enjoyed ‘90s music, small bites, beverages and a raffle. Metro Edge is  the young professional program of the Sacramento Metro Chamber Foundation.

Photos: Brandon Gephart

Oct 10, 2018

Sac Open Studios Launch Party

Verge Center for the Arts

The 13th annual Sac Open Studios event kicked off on Sept. 6 with a launch party at Verge Center for the Arts in downtown Sacramento. Attendees enjoyed live music, art in action, hands-on children’s activities and a preview of the new “KOKO’s Love” video installation at Verge. The launch party was followed by two weekends of open studios with nearly 250 artists and approximately 75 studios participating throughout the region.

Sep 26, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Hard Hats & High Heels Gala After Party  

Habitat For Humanity

Habitat for Humanity held its Hard Hats & Heels Gala after party on Sept. 14 at the Diplomat Steakhouse in downtown Sacramento. Approximately 150 attendees from the gala kept the party going with dancing and music by Beat Fleet DJs, complimentary caviar and foie gras appetizers and light bites. The Hard Hats & High Heels Gala is Habitat for Humanity’s premier fundraising event.

Sep 26, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Preservation Sacramento: Historic Home Tour

Preservation Sacramento held its 2018 Historic Home Tour in the Capitol Mansions Historic District neighborhood on Sept. 16. This year’s tour showcased six homes in the neighborhood bound by 22nd and 27th streets, Kayak Alley and Matsui Alley.

Sep 18, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Visit Sacramento’s Partner Mixer

Visit Sacramento held a partner mixer on Aug. 27 which featured the 2018 Tower Bridge Dinner lead chefs and menu release at Canon in East Sacramento. The 2018 Tower Bridge Dinner is scheduled for Sep. 30, culminating Farm-to-Fork Month.

Photos: Charles Vincent McDonald 

Aug 30, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Neighborworks Sacramento: Art, Wine and Food Classic

On Aug. 18, NeighborWorks Sacramento held its 9th annual Art, Wine and Food Classic at the Tsakopoulos Library Galleria in downtown Sacramento. Attendees enjoyed a silent auction, displays from local artists, and tastings from local wineries, breweries and restaurants.

Aug 22, 2018

Comstock’s Client Appreciation

Comstock’s magazine held its quarterly client appreciation night Aug. 7 at Mayahuel in downtown Sacramento. Clients were treated to a pre-show dinner and reception before attending Mission Impossible 6: Fallout at Esquire IMAX Theatre.

photos: Tia Gemmell 

Aug 9, 2018 Tia Gemmell

Beast + Bounty VIP preview

By Beast + Bounty

Beast + Bounty held a VIP preview of its new restaurant space on July 28 at the Ice Blocks in Sacramento. Attendees enjoyed appetizers, champagne and networking. Beast + Bounty the first restaurant to open in the Ice Blocks development?

Photos Tia Gemmell 

Aug 1, 2018 Tia Gemmell

Changing Tides W/ Silicon Valley Author, Jenn Leblanc

by Sacramento Biz & Tech Women Meetup

The Sacramento Biz & Tech for Women Meetup held their inaugural event Thursday, July 26 at Cowo Campus in midtown. The speaker series featured Silicon Valley entrepreneur and author Jenn LeBlanc who discussed her latest book, Changing Tides. Sacramento Biz & Tech for Women is an empowerment group for women in business and technology.

Photos: Tia Gemmell 

Aug 1, 2018 Tia Gemmell

16th Annual “Let Them Eat Cake”

By Sacramento Self-Help Housing

Sacramento Self-Help Housing held its 16th Annual “Let Them Eat Cake” event in celebration of Bastille Day on July 12 at Beatnik Studios in Sacramento. Attendees partook in a Bastille Day celebration showcasing outstanding local cuisine, adult beverages, cake tasting, upbeat music and more.

Jul 25, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Startup Summer Party

By Startup Grind Sacramento

Startup Grind Sacramento hosted its 4th annual Startup Summer Party at Urban Hive coworking space on July 17 at The Cannery. The event featured 25 startups and with over 400 people registered for the free event.

Jul 20, 2018 Tia Gemmell

Entrepreneur Issue Mixer

Comstock's Magazine

Comstock’s magazine celebrated the 16 entrepreneurs, representing 12 businesses, who graced the July cover with an issue release party on July 11 at Cowo Campus in Midtown Sacramento.

Jul 17, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce Installation Dinner

On Thursday, June 28 the Greater Stockton Chamber of Commerce held the 2018  installation Dinner at the Stockton Golf & Country Club. The evening included an installation ceremony of new board members and officers and the presentation of awards.

Photos: Tim Ulmer

Jul 17, 2018

American River Bank Foundation Night at the River Cats

The American River Bank Foundation employees, guests and community members enjoyed a barbecue and baseball game on July 3, in partnership with Court Appointed Special Advocates – a nonprofit that helps support foster youth in the court system and in life – at Raley Field in West Sacramento.

Jul 12, 2018 Tia Gemmell