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Sample and Savor during 2nd Annual Old Sac Chocolate Week!

Sample and Savor during 2nd Annual Old Sac Chocolate Week!

Indulgent and irresistible, the 2nd Annual Old Sacramento Chocolate Week is scheduled to take place May 2-8, 2016 throughout the historic district. Get ready to enjoy chocolate in oh-so-many ways – cooked in brandy-cherry cocoa bites, mixed into Godiva Chocolate martinis or drizzled over rich and delicious mud pie. Coordinated by the Downtown Sacramento Partnership (DSP) with support by involved merchants and businesses, chocolate lovers of all ages are invited to visit Old Sacramento to experience a variety of delicious and delectable chocolate-related activities throughout the week. For more details and a complete list of activities, specials and featured items, visit oldsacramento.com

Monday, May 2 from 7-9 p.m. Choc-la-trivia

Open Gardens

Open Gardens

Come join us for the sale of rare heritage roses and rose-related items, garden and history tours, and silent auction.

Saturday, April 9th from 9:30a-2:00p

Sacramento Old City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway

Midtown Farmers Market Expands With New Season Launch on 4/2!

Midtown Farmers Market Expands With New Season Launch on 4/2!

The Midtown Business Association (MBA) is pleased to announce the incredibly popular Midtown Farmers Market is expanding a half-block to accommodate even more farmers, growers and vendors. Effective with the new season launch on April 2, 2016, the newly expanded Midtown Farmers Market will take place on 20th Street as usual but will soon extend from J Street to midway down K Street. Open year-round on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.,* the latest expansion will help alleviate a longstanding waiting list of interested farmers and growers by increasing the number of vendors from approximately 60 to up to 90 on any given week. Plus, the added space will provide the current market participants with room to grow while also allowing for a bigger area to support the wide variety of special events and activities planned for 2016.

Be Our Guest: Garden of Excellence Award

Be Our Guest: Garden of Excellence Award

You are cordially invited to the dedication of the Rose Garden's 2015 Garden of Excellence Award from the World Federation of Rose Societies. The ceremony will take place Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. and will include a garden tour and refreshments.

Come enjoy the Rose Garden, a Sacramento treasure created and maintained by volunteers - it contains nearly 500 antique and old garden roses found in sites throughout northern California.

Railroad Museum to Celebrate Two Millionth Rider on the Sacramento Southern Railroad on 4/2!

Railroad Museum to Celebrate Two Millionth Rider on the Sacramento Southern Railroad on 4/2!

California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum & Foundation will proudly celebrate the two millionth excursion train ride guest on Saturday, April 2, 2016. The event coincides with the start of the 33rd consecutive train ride season and will occur just prior to the first train ride for the day, which departs at 11 a.m.  In addition to the recognition, the individual will receive a train ride in the first class car along with a special gift basket to mark the occasion.

Yee Fow: Chinese Pioneers

Yee Fow: Chinese Pioneers

The Chinese immigrants to California endured more discriminatory laws and taxes than any other ethnic group, but managed to maintain their community in the face of tremendous organized opposition, legal and otherwise. We'll introduce you to Chinese doctors, merchants, boxers, baseball players, church-goers and gangsters.

Join us for this engaging tour on Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.

Old City Cemetery, 1000 Broadway, Sacramento, CA 95818