Hornblower Cruises and Events SacramentoDecember 19, 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.
This world-renowned production tells the story of a nutcracker who comes to life, taking its owner, Clara, on a fantastical journey through a magical world populated by the rose queen, sugar plum fairies and an army of evil rats. The enchanting tale is performed by companies large and small during the holiday season, as a beloved tradition. The spectacular dances and incomparable score by Tchaikovsky have cemented themselves in the hearts and imaginations of popular culture, enduring for decades as a classic.
Sacramento Theatre Company - Mainstage TheatreDecember 19, 2014 7:00 PM
1419 H Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
"It's a Wonderful Life -- The Musical", based on the Frank Capra/Jimmy Stewart film we all know and love, is back to usher in the holiday season. True to the original story and filled with the same warmth and humor, the live version brings extra energy and spirit with its powerful score and this year features new sets and choreography to help bring the holiday story to life. Alone and in anguish one night on a bridge that overlooks his beloved Bedford Falls, George Bailey has convinced himself that his life and his work have been for nothing. Can the small victories and common decency of one man change an entire town? George will find out when he's visited by a guardian angel who'll show him what life would have been like without him.