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July 4th Events in the Sacramento Area

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WHAT TO DO ON THE FOURTH OF JULY IN THE SACRAMENTO AREA JUNe 2016 The Fourth of July is an exciting holiday the entire family looks forward to each summer. This year, we listed various events that are happening leading up to the Fourth, as well as events happening on the actual holiday so you can get your plans set well in advance. Mark your calendars now so you don’t suffer from FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) this Fourth of July! SACRAMENTO BEER TRAINSaturday, July 2 Photos courtesy of the Sacramento Beer Train While this event may not have a “Fourth of July” stamp on it, it’s a great way to kick off the weekend leading up to the holiday. The Sacramento Beer Train departs from 400 North Harbor Boulevard in West Sacramento at 6 p.m. on July 2, taking its guests on an exciting craft beer adventure. The trip features live music from Bob Woods Swampbilly Band, and four Northern California breweries pouring two freshly tapped selections. Sample brews from Device Brewing CompanySactown Union B…
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3 Outdoor Living Trends Buyers Love If you're considering putting your home on the market, don't neglect your outdoor space while making improvements. Your home's backyard is important in attracting buyers and making your home as appealing as possible. With the right outdoor spaces, you will attract the growing number of buyers who want to spend more time in the sunshine and fresh air, hosting events for friends and family. Here are some modern trends in outdoor living that will entice today's buyers. Fire Pits Outdoor fire pits are hot right now. An outdoor fire pit can be ideal for lounging outside on those cool summer nights, making your outdoor space appealing to buyers. It provides a comfortable, logical place for outdoor entertaining or simply enjoying s'mores together as a family. You have two options: purchase a DIY fire pit kit from a home improvement store, or hire a contractor to build a permanent structure, depending upon your budget and often you'll…
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Take a Day off and Hit the Raley Field Brewfest | June 10, 2016 Head to Raley Field, home of the Sacramento River Cats, for something other than baseball. The Raley Field Brewfest is an action-packed annual festival bringing over 50 craft breweries to our city for a day of sampling, celebration, and indulgence. Each year at The Raley Field Brewfest, the stadium fills up with people milling about to visit the various breweries showcasing their craft creations. You’ll taste rare, experimental, and popular recipes — and you may just discover your new favorite beer or brewery! Courtesy of Lyon Real Estate
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THINGS TO DO WITH DAD ON FATHER’S DAY IN SACRAMENTOFather’s Day is on Sunday, June 19! It will be here before we know it, so it’s time to make plans for your family’s activities that weekend. In addition to the many family-friendly activities in Sacramento, the city has a few Father’s Day events up its sleeve this year. The kids are sure to enjoy these activities, but they are of course geared for and centered around celebrating fathers and father figures. Have dad pick his favorite from this list or surprise him with tickets to one of these events. Whatever you do — take advantage of these activities happening over Father’s Day weekend in Sacramento! DAD’S DAY AT DENIO’S | SATURDAY, JUNE 18 | 10 A.M. – 2 P.M. Celebrate dad a day early at Dad’s Day at Denio’s. We are quite fond of Denio’s and other farmers’ markets in the area, so we can’t think of a better setting for enjoying summer activities with the family. You’ll also get major bonus points if dad happens to be a classic car love…