Arts & Culture, Family, Tours

We Heart Art: 2015

Shea GuntherMaher

Downtown Sac is home to many enlightening exhibits and venues that are sure to broaden your horizons and foster an appreciation for the arts. Here are some of our local favorites…

Once Tour RESIZEDExperience live performances on the Sacramento stage with Broadway Sacramento, Music Circus and Sacramento Ballet. Don’t miss the national touring production of ONCE, an enchanting story about going for your dreams and the power of music to connect us all.  It doesn’t end there, stay tuned for Beer & Ballet at the end of May and Music Circus in early June.

Enjoy a quality film at the historic Crest Theatre. The Crest hosts various shows and events, including an eclectic cinematic program that showcases both classic and recent films, concerts and a variety of comedy shows.

Crocker_039Ponder over great works at The Crocker Art Museum. Dedicated to promoting enthusiasm for the human experience through art, the Crocker is the leading arts institution in the Sacramento Valley. Enjoy a diverse spectrum of special exhibitions and events including collections of European, Asian, African and Oceanic artworks; and international ceramics. Now through the end of April you can experience Paris after dark with Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris 1880–1910. And be sure not to miss the Crocker’s monthly Art Mix, a theme-specific art party featuring live music, drinks and artsy activities.