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Keeping It In the [Morgan] Family

Morgan Heritage

The Morgan Heritage is comprised of siblings Peetah Morgan (vocals), Una Morgan (keyboard/vocals), Roy “Gramps” Morgan (keyboard/vocals), Nakhamyah “Lukes” Morgan (rhythm guitar) and Memmalatel “Mr. Mojo” Morgan (percussion/vocals). Photo courtesy of Morgan Heritage.

This Tuesday, I’ll be taking a Jamaican getaway…well, sort of. I’ll be tuning in to the jamming to the reggae’s royal family, Morgan Heritage, this Tuesday at Orangevale’s The Boardwalk. (It’s definitely a shorter trek!)

True to their name, the quintet continues the legacy of their father, the storied reggae singer Denroy Morgan, by producing uplifting Island music. To be released tomorrow, the sibling’s tenth studio album, Strictly Roots, features cameos from pop/dancehall king Shaggy, R&B star J Boog, Rebelution and other Caribbean artists. The result? A mashup of hip-shaking yet positive jams. It’s no wonder the band has named their newly formed label, CTBC (Cool To Be Conscious).

Watch their ode to dancehall queens in their latest single, “Perform and Done”, below:

Want to take a trip to the islands as well? Join me tomorrow at The Boardwalk. Doors open at 7pm; show begins at 8pm. For more information on the show, visit its Sacramento365.com event page.

This blog post was written by Sacramento365.com’s Content and Social Media Coordinator, Jamila B. Khan.

Top 6 Sneak Peek: Week of 4/20

This Week: It’s Time to Indulge

PiratesPenzanceThe Pirates of Penzance
Sacramento Theatre Company
April 22-May 17
Various times
The comic operetta sets sail to downtown Sacramento this month.

SacIntlFilmFestSacramento Intl Film Festival
Various Locations
April 25- May 3
Various times
This week-long celebration showcases the established and rising filmmakers.

SactoMoFoSactoMoFo 8
Sacramento Outdoor Marketplace
April 25
Sat 2pm-9pm
Pig out under Highway 80 with 35+ mobile food trucks and thousands of Sacramentans.

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Top 6 Sneak Peek: Week of 4/13

This Week: Events That’ll Make You Sing

OnceBroadway Sacramento: Once
Community Center Theater
April 14-19
Various times
Winner of 8 Tony Awards, this is an unforgettable story about following your dreams.

BarryManilowBarry Manilow: One Last Time
Sleep Train Arena
April 17
Fri 7:30pm

From Mandy to Copacabana, he writes the songs you love.

BeerChili2Sacramento Beer & Chili Festival
Roosevelt Park
April 18
Sat Noon-5pm

Drink and eat up to raise money for The Sacramento Artists Council.


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Top 6 Sneak Peek: Week of 4/6

This Week: Time to Get Active

Taste_For_The_CureTaste for a Cure
Hyatt Regency Sacramento
April 7
Tues 4pm-7pm
Sample the region’s best food, wine and beer to help fight against leukemia and lymphoma.

River_CatsRiver Cats Home Opener
Raley Field
April 9
Thurs 7:05pm
Baseball season is back! See the new SF Giants Triple A affiliate take on the Salt Lake Bees.

Cirque_Du_SoleilVarekai by Cirque du Soleil
Sleep Train Arena
April 9-12
Thurs 7:30pm; Fri & Sat 4pm & 7:30pm
Sun 1:30pm & 5pm

Cirque du Soleil acrobats will take you to a magical forest where everything is possible.

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Choose Your Sacramento Easter Adventure

It’s time to celebrate bunnies, eggs, springtime and rebirth this week in Sacramento! Have you made your plans for Easter yet? If your answer is no, let Sacramento365.com help you plan your weekend adventure with these egg-cellent outings:


…Go BIG? Then attend The Largest Egg Hunt in the World.

Easter Egg Hunt

Blue Heart International will be hiding 500K+ eggs around the California State Capitol to break a Guinness World Record.

…Slow your roll? Hop on the Easter Egg Express.

Easter Egg Express_ Photo courtesy of Sacramento RiverTrain

Photo courtesy of the Sacramento RiverTrain.

Your family can forget the hustle and bustle of the world and travel along the Sacramento Delta with the Sacramento RiverTrain.

…Take a ride on the wild side? Hang out with the Easter Bunny at Harley Davidson of Sacramento.

Harley Easter

Photo courtesy of Harley Davidson of Sacramento.

While your kids take pictures with the rascally rabbit, adults can window shop for their next ride. Sounds like a win/win situation to us…

…Not slave away in the kitchen? Let Ten 22 take care of Easter Brunch.

Easter Brunch

Photo courtesy of Ten 22.


The Old Sacramento restaurant’s three course menu will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters.

…Reconnect with the meaning of the holiday? See For What Purpose.

For What Purpose_ Photo courtesy of The Rock Church

Photo courtesy of The Rock Church.


With a cast of 200 actors, the play reenacts of the life, death, burial, and resurrection of Jesus.

And if you’re looking for even more ways to spring into action this weekend, visit Sacramento365.com’s Holiday Page for many more options.

This blog post was written by Sacramento365.com’s Content & Social Media Coordinator, Jamila B. Khan.

Get to Know April Featured Artist Demetris “BAMR” Washington

BAMR Profile Shot

Photo by Roy Brandys.

Vibrant. Bold. Impressive. These adjectives are merely understatements to describe the works of muralist, painter, and creative being Demetris “BAMR” Washington. Weaving together his faith, love for his family and community, and the “messy thoughts in his head”, Demetris creates layered and detailed works that can barely be contained on their surfaces — be they canvas or 10 story buildings. It’s no wonder that his talents are sought after by the Sacramento Kings, The California Endowment, Downtown Sacramento Partnership and others. Yet despite his growing success, the artist stays humble, always learning from his imperfect self.

This month we connect with the down-to-earth man with larger-than-life masterpieces. Learn more about his story here.

Top 6 Sneak Peek: Week of 3/30

This Week: Spring Has Sprung!

Cesar Crop15th Annual César E. Chávez Celebration
Marguerite Montgomery Elementary School
Mar 31
Tues 6pm-8pm

Dancers, speakers, and organizations will celebrate justice and the legacy of the activist.

Sac Talent CropSacramento Has Talent
Crest Theatre
April 2
Thurs 7pm

Access Sacramento has discovered some of our city’s greatest hidden talent – see ’em on stage!

Egg Cellent CropThe Largest Egg Hunt in the World
CA State Capitol Park
April 4
Sat 9am-1pm
500K eggs will be hidden around the Capitol in attempt to break a Guinness World Record.

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