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The "Global Winter Wonderland" holiday festival blows into town, promising a multicultural celebration with something for everyone. Where else can you take a whirl on the teacups, watch a fire-eater's feats, taste international cuisines, take in a concert and get your picture snapped with Santa? Cal Expo will light up with awe-inspiring illuminated landscapes from around the world, including an interactive Dinosaur Maze and a twinkling Holiday Fun court, complete with holiday train, gingerbread house and, of course, a glowing St. Nick. The festival includes performances from the Circus of Light's acrobats, jugglers, fire dancers and contortionists. You'll hear performances by actress-country music singer Jana Kramer ("One Tree Hill"), "The King of Latin Jazz" Pete Escovedo and many other local and national talents. There's also a full carnival with more than 30 rides, plus a host of holiday shopping opportunities and a Santa photo booth.
Hornblower Cruises and Events SacramentoDecember 26, 2014 1:30 PM
1206 Front Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Spend a leisurely hour on the Sacramento River learning about the waterway's part in transforming a former trading colony and stockade into the major American city that Sacramento is today. On this informative Hornblower cruise, you'll sail past Old Sacramento's famous historical sites including the Delta King, the I Street Bridge, the Tower Bridge and the Air Force Docks, and hear fascinating stories about the town's history. You'll also see the point where the American and Sacramento Rivers converge, and experience the wildlife and breathtaking natural beauty that this historic and important river has to offer. Every cruise is fully narrated and packed with great sights and interesting information.
Based on the popular 1987 film starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey, Dirty Dancing the musical brings the coming-of-age story from the big screen to the stage. Often referred to as Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage, the show tells the story of Frances "Baby" Houesman, a young woman who visits a resort with her family and falls in love with the smooth dance instructor Johnny Castle. While Johnny teaches Frances how to dance, tension between her rich family and the locals at the resort begin to rise as the she dives deeper and deeper into his Johnny's convoluted life. In addition to the film's well-known tunes "The Time of My Life" and "Hungry Eyes," Dirty Dancing includes more musical numbers that were originally turned down in the film version.