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Dreams and Drivers 4th Annual Prostate Cancer Fundraiser

Dreams and Drivers 4th Annual Prostate Cancer Fundraiser

Submitted by Dreams and Drivers

DREAMS AND DRIVERS  4th ANNUAL PROSTATE CANCER FOUNDATION FUNDRAISER  BENEFITTING ZERO FOUNDATION@ MIKUNI JAPANESE RESTAURANT, ELK GROVE, CA FROM 11-2:30 PM.

LOTS of RAFFLE PRIZES, CAR SHOW/DISPLAY   …

RAIN OR SHINE EVENT. Always FREE event and open to all makes and models of cars, trucks and motorcycles. Cars can arrive at 10:30am..Mikuni opens at 11:30..raffles will be ready for your choosing.

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Downtown Holiday Ice Rink Returns for 24th Season!

Downtown Holiday Ice Rink Returns for 24th Season!

The official start of the winter season in Sacramento will kick off with the opening of the Downtown Sacramento Holiday Ice Rink, Sacramento’s oldest and most beloved outdoor ice rink, on November 6 with a special ribbon cutting ceremony at 12 pm and free skating for all.


Organized by the Downtown Sacramento Partnership (DSP) and situated in the heart of downtown at the corner of 7th and K streets, the ice rink has been a seasonal landmark on the Kay since 1991 and offers a playful escape into an urban winter wonderland for kids and adults alike.


“There’s something magical about being downtown for the holidays,” said Michael Ault, Executive Director of the Downtown Sacramento Partership. “The downtown ice rink is a place where families, couples, and friends have been coming to for more than 20 years to enjoy the holiday season and create treasured holiday memories.”

Elk Grove Night at the Kings!

Elk Grove Night at the Kings!

The Sacramento Kings have partnered with the City of Elk Grove for 1 of only 2 City nights at the Arena this season!!  Come show your City pride as the Kings take on the Houston Rockets on this nationally televised game on Friday, November 6th.  Tickets start as low as just $21 and 20% of every ticket sold will benefit the Elk Grove Food Bank Services.  With more than 4,000 residents relying on the help of the Food Bank monthly, these funds will go towards a great cause.

Mayor Gary Davis will be on-site to give out the key to the City to retired NFL player and Elk Grove High School alumni Lance Briggs, there will be special give-aways from the City, Elk Grove services on the concourse and so much more.  Bling out a homemade sign and you could be chosen for a seat upgrade!  Most importantly, bring a non-perishable food item to donate to the Elk Grove Food Bank and you could also win an upgraded seat.

California Dream Tennis Team Opening Night Monday!

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (DATE) – Sacramento’s California Dream professional tennis team is proud to announce that single and general admission tickets are now on sale for its inaugural season presented by Sunrise Marketplace. The California Dream will play seven home matches at its 2,400-seat venue at North end of Sunrise Mall in the Sunrise MarketPlace in Citrus Heights. Sunrise Market Place is the presenting sponsor for the 2015 California Dream. Single tickets are now available along with season tickets with various amenities at three levels: The Owner’s Club, Box Seating and Grandstands. Ticket and sponsor information is available at www.californiadreamtennis.com/tickets. The California Dream features high-quality professional tennis with a fan-friendly atmosphere that is sure to entertain fans of all ages, from the die-hard tennis fans to families and groups new to professional tennis.

Arden Hills-trained Collin Altamirano plays role in University of Virginia winning NCAA championship

Arden Hills-trained Collin Altamirano plays role in University of Virginia winning NCAA championship

Collin Altamirano, a rising national tennis champion on scholarship at the University of Virginia (UVa) who continues to train at JMG Tennis Academy at Arden Hills in the off season, played a key role in the men’s tennis team winning the NCAA Championship title on May 19, 2015.  Ranked third going into the tournament, the Cavaliers defeated top-seeded Oklahoma in a 4-1 victory in Waco, Texas.  In fact, Virginia defeated Oklahoma in all matches during the highly competitive tournament. And, after playing with heart, intensity and talent, Altamirano made the all-tournament team in singles and the duo of Altamirano and partner J.C. Aragone earned all-tourney recognition in doubles.

Calistoga Hosts Mudder of All Weekends Girlfriend Getaway Event

Calistoga Hosts Mudder of All Weekends Girlfriend Getaway Event

The Calistoga Chamber of Commerce today announces a brand new event to the area, “Mudder of All Weekends,” taking place Friday, March 27 through Sunday, March 29, 2015. The weekend-long experience includes a scavenger hunt, Pretty Muddy 5K fun run, restaurant and bar crawl, lodging and spa specials, yoga and dining offerings. The event is open to women, ages 14 and older.

A variety of lodging and spa properties in Calistoga are getting in on the action by offering Mudder of All Weekends packages featuring special room rates and spa deals, respectively. In addition, throughout the weekend participants will have access to Pretty Muddy menu specials and the chance to judge “dirtiest drink in town”.

The fun kicks off on Friday, March 27 with the “Scavenge Mud City” scavenger hunt. Calistoga businesses are extending their hours as guests hunt through the city, and race to see their name top the real-time leaderboard.