Category archives for: A & E

Midtown Councilman Steve Hansen hosting Movie Night in Southside Park

Midtown city councilman Steve Hansen announced Thursday that he will be hosting Movie Night in Southside Park this Saturday and will be showing Madagascar 3 (PG). This looks like a family friendly event with free popcorn, water and juice available for all comers.  It starts at 7 p.m. and runs through 9 p.m., located at […]

We’re back and looking for writers

We’re back! Sac Midtown has been sold and we are active once again. We are currently looking for writers. If you’re interested, message us or comment on this post with your contact information, previous experience and link(s) to your work. Spread the word!

Sac State dancers get ready for first Theatre & Dance production of the year

The Sac State website released a preview of their season-opening Theatre & Dance production: “New Moves Dance Collective” According to the report performances are Sept. 11-12 at 6:30 p.m., Sept. 13 at 8 p.m., Sept. 14 at 2 and 8 p.m., and Sept. 15 at 2 p.m., all in Solano Hall Dancespace. “These students have […]

Smosh profiles the top 10 fake Simpsons video games

The guys at Smosh have plenty of fun content but this one struck a chord with this Simpsons fanatic, reminding him of times in college when 20 friends would pile into a five-person living room for the one showing of Simpsons per day on our 30-channel cable plan. Yes, that was only a little over […]

LAUNCH music and fashion festival set to take over Midtown Sacramento

Gone are the days of Midtown/Downtown Sacramento having nothing to do. The most recent example of that is the LAUNCH music and fashion festival that is set to land right on top of the city Thursday and it isn’t letting go until Imagine Dragons takes the stage at 8:50 p.m. on Sunday night. Last night […]

The Mystery Behind Midtown’s Haunted Mansion

By Armando Gonzalez, It’s your average Sunday afternoon in the heart of midtown’s Boulevard Park. People are out and about in the neighborhood running, walking and biking by. Yet, something is different about the average day in the neighborhood on my block. As the local midtowners scatter by they all share the same routine—they […]

Midtown Artists: A Diamond in the Ruff

By Megan Shippam, The Search for the Perfect Portrait As my taste for art has evolved, I have begun to seek out the talented artists of Midtown in the search for the perfect portrait. During my search I came across the most beautiful, yet haunting piece I think I’ve laid eyes on. Awhile back, […]

Local Concerts are Music to a Midtowner’s Ears

By Becky Larson, Mercy Me, The Q-Balls, Mumbo Gumbo and The Brody’s. If none of these names sound familiar I suggest you become more acquainted with the music scene Sacramento has to offer. In Midtown we’re fortunate to have Friday Night Concerts in the Park from May – August during the warm (well, typically […]

Give Me That Rose!

By Carlyn Spangler, A rose can symbolize many things: love, promise and hope. For the women on the Bachelor, it symbolizes an idea that they can end up with the love of their life. A little dramatic? Perhaps, but that is the basis of the ABC reality show, The Bachelor. I am a guilty […]

Taking it to the Streets

By Becky Larson, One of the first things people often notice when driving into Midtown is that you always have to watch for people on bikes.  They seem to be everywhere and no matter how cautious you are, you’re bound to run one of them off the side of the road at some point […]

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