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

Nehemiah Emerging Leaders Class IX Graduation

The Nehemiah Community Foundation was pleased to introduce the graduating NELP Class IV on June 25  — a group of 10 young professionals who have undergone an extensive 9-month program to prepare them for effective and ethical leadership within their organizations and communities. The graduation ceremony was held at the Old Sugar Mill in Clarksburg and included 140 business and community leaders, program alumni and a keynote address by Assemblywoman Dr. Shirley Weber.

Photos: Charles Vincent McDonald 

Jun 27, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Big Bang! Business Competition Finalist Presentations + Awards Ceremony

UC Davis Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship held its 2018 Big Bang! Business Competition Finalist Presentations & Awards Ceremony on May 24. The top five BigBang! Business Competition teams pitched their business ventures to compete for funding.

Jun 13, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

UCP Sacramento Humanitarian of the year

The 25th Annual UCP Humanitarian of the Year gala took place May 17th at the Hyatt Regency, hosting 390 guests who enjoyed a reception performance by Vivian Lee, and raised more than $250,000 for children with developmental disabilities including autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, epilepsy and cerebral palsy. The UCP Humanitarian of the Year honoree this year was Ann Madden Rice, CEO of UC Davis Medical Center.

Photos: Monica Toohey-Krause

Jun 8, 2018

Feast at the Fox

Visit Stockton and the City of Stockton held the annual Feast at the Fox on Main Street on May 11 in Downtown Stockton. The farm-to-table dinner featured a five-course menu created by local chefs using locally sourced ingredients. The sold-out fundraiser benefited the San Joaquin Delta College Culinary Arts Program.

Photos: Randall Gee

Jun 6, 2018

Memorial Day Ceremony

By Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6949 and the Davis Cemetery District

On Monday, May 28, the Davis Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6949 and the Davis Cemetery District hosted their annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Davis Cemetery & Arboretum. The ceremony featured Davis Poet Laureate Dr. Andy Jones, an introduction by Mayor Pro-tem Brett Lee with a keynote by Jerry Coker, a U.S. Marine Corps rifleman in South Vietnam with the 2nd Battalion, 26th Marine Regiment.

May 31, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Comstock’s Client Appreciation

Comstock’s magazine held its quarterly client appreciation night on May 16 at Mulvaney’s B&L. Clients were treated to a pre-show dinner and reception before attending “An American in Paris” at the Community Center Theater.

May 30, 2018

Midtown Love

The Midtown Association held its annual Midtown Love event at Faces Nightclub on May 17 in Sacramento. Approximately 400 attendees enjoyed mermaids, dance performances and a lip sync battle at the showcase for Sacramento’s vibrant urban core.

May 22, 2018 Charles Vincent McDonald

Swish and Swirl

Presented by The Sacramento Kings and Bogle Vineyards

Bogle Vineyards hosted the inaugural Swish and Swirl wine-pairing dinner, featuring Sacramento Kings player Doug Christie, on May 5. The event raised over $20,000 for local charities, including: Habitat for Humanity, Positive Coaching Alliance – Sacramento, Rotary Club of Roseville, Sacramento Food Bank, Sacramento SPCA and Shriners Hospital for Children.

May 22, 2018