Tag Archives: costumes

Faces and Places: Zoo Zoom 2015

Animals of all sorts ran wild at this year’s Zoo Zoom on Sunday, April 19. Donned in lion, monkey and giraffe costumes, many runners got into the spirit of the event, which raised money for animal care and enrichment at

El Milagro Ballet Folklorico performed at Elks parking lot: Next stop, the state fair

As the heat on Saturday warmed the valley, dancers from the local troupe, El Milagro Ballet Folklorico, kept cool washing cars at the Elks Lodge, No. 6 parking lot. In an effort to raise funds for new costumes, the dancers

Sacramento Steampunk Society Aims to Introduce Community to its Culture Through Emporium and Swap Meet

During the day, Jennifer Brown works for a bank, doing a lot of data work and problem solving. On her off time, Brown has found an outlet for her creativity as a member of the Sacramento Steampunk Society. “It’s that

Zombies, superheroes, princesses & pirates invited to visit tall ship at Old Sac

SACRAMENTO – If you spy a snarling pirate captain in a tri-corn hat roaming the deck of the tall ship Hawaiian Chieftain, that’s probably because his mom or dad brought him down to visit on Halloween. The topsail ketch, now

Sacramento celebrates ‘Gold Rush Days’ over Labor Day weekend

Sacramento’s annual “Gold Rush Days,” held over the Labor Day weekend, experienced greater crowds due to the cooler weather – and no competition from the California State Fair, which was held earlier this summer.