What’s Sacramento Doing New Years Eve?

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Looking for something to do New Years Eve in Sacramento? Something for the kids or for the adults only? Sacramento has a lot going on New Years Eve. Something for everybody’s budget.

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  • New Year’s Even Reggae Reload – Legendary reggae artist Papa Michigan performing live and bringing in the New Year at Taste of Jamaica Restaurant. Doors open at 7pm and the party ends at 2am New Years day. $15 at the door. Follow link for event details.
  • A New Year’s Dance Party with Lovefool – 80s and 90s music performed live by Lovefool. Dance all night at Harlow’s. $25 – $30 at the door, 21 and over party. Doors open at 8pm.
  • New Year’s Eve! Goodbye 2013, Hello 2014! – The Park Ultra Lounge and Hot 103.5 will be having a New Years Eve celebration with balloons, confetti, streamers and music. 21 and over party. $35.
  • Mix Downtown New Year’s Eve 2014 – M!x Downtown is featuring DJ Eddie Edul for a night of music, complimentary party favors, confetti blast, and a midnight champagne toast. Also, watch the ball drop in New York City on HD plasma screens. $35
  • New Years Eve 2014 at Social Nightclub – 21 and up. $25.

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December events to get you in the holiday spirit

"An Old Fashion Christmas"

“An Old Fashion Christmas”

What’s going on in Sacramento during December? Think holiday plays, festive town gatherings, and charitable events. All the things to get you in the spirit of the holidays, Sacramento style.

City of Sacramento Event Calendar

  • Sacramento Ballet Presents

“Best-known and most beloved of all Sacramento traditions, Ron Cunningham’s delightful “The Nutcracker” is a true holiday spectacular. This year, live music is an option for selected performances (* performances with Philharmonic)”

Dates:  December 7 – December 8, 2013; December 13 – December 15, 2013; December 20-December 22, 2013

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  • Dance 10 Dance Center presents T’was the Nigh Before Christmas

Date: December 8, 2013

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  • Sacramento Choral Society & Orchestra presents Home for the Holidays

“A Sacramento tradition that ushers in the holiday spirit. Special Guests: Sacramento Children’s Chorus and Lynn Stevens, Conductor.”

Date: December 14, 2013

Sacramento Choral Society & Orchestra Wells Fargo Home for the Holidays at Memorial Auditorium - Dec. 14 at 8 PM

Sacramento Choral Society & Orchestra Wells Fargo Home for the Holidays at Memorial Auditorium – Dec. 14 at 8 PM

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“One of Northern California’s most loved holiday home tours returns this December with five elegantly decorated homes in East Sacramento’s historic Fabulous Forties neighborhood.”

Dates: December 6 – December 8, 2013

2013 Sacred Heart Holiday Home Tour

2013 Sacred Heart Holiday Home Tour

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Mikuni Japanese Restaurant & Bar, de Vere’s Irish Pub, and DeMarcus Cousins have joined charitable forces this holiday season to create the first Golden Ticket Toy Drive: an effort to help local kids in need and reward donors for their generosity!”

Dates: November 26 – December 10, 2013

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“The finely tuned voices of the Sacramento Gay Men’s Chorus (SGMC) in harmony with the Big Band sound of Sacramento’s acclaimed Harley White Jr. Orchestra all add up to a “Cool Yule” holiday concert in Midtown. In addition to traditional holiday tunes arranged to a Big Band beat, the two-hour show will include traditional seasonal carols and hymns, as well as spotlight innovative staging, choralography, and humorous vignettes with…”

Dates: December 6 – December 10, 2013

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“Come join Xoso for twelve days of merriment and support the Sacramento Children’s Home! Have a delicious craft cocktail from some of Sacramento’s best bars and bartenders. For every cocktail sold, a $1 donation will be made to the Sacramento Children’s Home. So come eat, drink, and make a local child’s holiday extra merry!”

Dates: December 1 – December 12, 2013

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“Experience the holiday magic of Old Sacramento’s 5th Annual Theatre of Lights! The free outdoor performances artfully mix the historic charm of Old Sacramento with state-of-the-art sound and lighting technology to create a memorable and visually-exciting holiday experience for all visitors. “

Dates: November 27 – December 31, 2013

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Please visit Sacramento365.com Special Events page for more holiday drives, festivals and events. Also, check these out for more awesome things to do in Sacramento to get you in the holiday spirit:




Local Events: Visit your local pumpkin patch!



In search of your perfect pumpkin? The Sacramento Bee gotcha covered. Check out their list of local pumpkin patches, categorized by county.
With nearly 30 pumpkin patches within surrounding counties, there are 11 within Sacramento county to enjoy.
  • Bastiao Farms, 3845 El Centro Road, Sacramento; (916) 925-2947, www.bastiaofarmsgoblingardens.com. Open daily 10 am – 7 pm.
  • Davis Ranch, 13501 Jackson Road, Sloughhouse; (916) 682-2658, www.davisranchproduce.com.  Open daily 7 am – 7 pm.
  • Fair Oaks Boulevard Nursery, 4681 Fair Oaks Blvd., Sacramento; (916) 483-1830. Open daily 8:30 am – 5 pm
  • Fog Willow Pumpkin Farm, 11011 Cecatra Drive, Wilton; (916) 687-4547, www.fogwillow.com. Open Monday – Friday 11:30 am to 6 pm, and Saturday – Sunday 9:30 am to 6 pm.  
  • Green Acres Nursery, 205 Serpa Way, Folsom; (916) 358-9099.  Open Monday – Saturday 7 am – 7 pm, and Sunday 8 am – 6 pm
  • Keema Pumpkin Farm, 6532 Point Pleasant Road, Elk Grove; (916) 684-2334, www.keemapumpkinfarm.com. Open 11 am – dusk Tuesday – Sunday.  
  • Pumpkin Acres, 3101 El Centro Road, Sacramento; (916) 929-7546. Open daily 9 am – 6 pm.
  • The Pumpkin Farm, 7736 Old Auburn Road, Citrus Heights; (916) 726-1137, www.pumpkinfarm.net. Open Tuesday – Sunday 9 am – 6 pm. 
  • Soil Born Farms, American River Ranch, 2140 Chase Drive, Rancho Cordova; (916) 363-9685. Selling pumpkins at the farm stand only, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays.
  • Zittel Farms, 6781 Oak Ave., Folsom; (916) 989-2633. Open weekdays 9 am – 5 pm and weekends 9 am – 6pm.
  • U-Pick Pumpkins, 5415 Kenneth Ave., Fair Oaks; (916) 765-7932. Open daily 9 am – 6 pm.

For the complete lists and pumpkin patch details, including entry prices, please read “Find the patch with your perfect pumpkin” at SacBee.com  

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