Friday, October 8, 2010

The Crocker's Grand (Re-)Opening this weekend

Sunday, October 10
10 AM - 10 PM

The Crocker's Grand Opening will celebrate Sacramento's arts community at large, with participation by local and regional arts organizations and artists. Highlights of the day include performance by the Sacramento Youth Jazz Band, Symphony and Choir; Salsa, Indian, Mexican African and Irish dance and music; ArtCar Fest - 2010, the West Coast's largest gathering of art cars; and a 9:30 PM Laser Light Show to conclude the day's festivities.

Schedule of Events
10:00 AM Opening Ceremony O Street
11 AM Shade Chasers O Street
Sacramento Youth Jazz Band Main Stage
11:30 AM Instituto Mazatlan Bellas Artes Main Stage
NOON Ukulele Heaven Main Stage
Art Car Fashion Show O Street
12:30 PM Germar the Magician O Street
1 PM Sacramento Youth Symphony Main Stage
1:30 PM Kalanjali: Dance of India Main Stage
Elk Grove Community Band O Street
2 PM Sacramento Children’s Choir Main Stage
2:30 PM Spillit Quikkers O Street
3 PM KAST: Performing Arts Main Stage
3:30 PM St. Katherine’s Greek Dancers O Street
4 PM Balliamo O Street
Kennelly Irish Dance Main Stage
4:30 PM Jodama Main Stage
5 PM Dangerous Lorraines Main Stage
One Eyed Ryno O Street
6 PM Capital Roots Main Stage
7 PM Salsa at Sunset by Studio 18 Main Stage
8:30 PM Makosa Main Stage
9:30 PM Laser Show Grand Finale Main Stage

  • Musical Menagerie by Sacramento Philharmonic from 10 AM-2 PM
  • Multimedia presentation Welcome to the New Crocker from 11 AM-8 PM in the Auditorium
  • Art Cars and Chalk it Up on O Street from 10 AM to 6 PM
  • Art workshops and demos in the Studio Art Spaces from 11 AM to 8 PM
  • Art activities and docent spotlight talks in the Galleries
  • Creative Community Court in the E. Kendell Davis Courtyard from 11 AM to 6:30 PM
  • Totland (for 5 and under) 11 AM-6 PM, Discovery Gallery
  • Beer & Wine Gallery in the E. Kendell Davis Courtyard from 4 PM to 10 PM

Parking, Transportation and Additional Information
Special parking arrangements will be available during opening weekend events. Click here for more information.

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