Creating a Cultural Destination at Cesar Chavez Plaza

Story Published: June 23, 2023

Photo Courtesy: Ernesto Delgado

Business owner and community champion Ernesto Delgado shares his vision for Cesar Chavez Plaza.

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Must-See Museums Downtown

Summertime is a great season to visit local museums downtown.

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Farmers Markets to Enjoy Downtown

Story Published: June 16, 2023

Check out this season’s farmers markets downtown.

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The 1975 is Coming to Golden 1 Center

Story Published: June 13, 2023

The English Pop-Rock band performing at the Golden 1 Center September 26.

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Free Yoga at Old Sacramento Waterfront

Story Published: June 13, 2023 

Enjoy free Yoga at the Old Sacramento Waterfront Embarcadero.

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DSP Enters Summer with New Speciality Drink Promotion , Sunset Sips

Story Published: June 12, 2023

Mirroring the highly successful Dine Downtown program, Sunset Sips is offering a new way to promote the best businesses in the Central City.

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Sequoia Hotel to Reopen as Supportive Housing

Story Published: June 12, 2023 

Downtown will see one of the oldest hotel properties transform into a permanent supportive housing building.

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Grammy-Nominated Artist Bryson Tiller to Perform in Cesar Chavez Plaza

Story Published: June 13, 2023 

R&B singer Bryson Tiller is performing his grammy-nominated songs in Cesar Chavez Plaza June 17.

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The Envoy to Open on J Street

Story Published: June 12, 2023

For the first time in years, a new housing development is opening downtown.

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Nearly 25 Bars, Lounges & Restaurants Participating, Downtown Sacramento Offers Specialty “Sunset Sips” on Wednesday Evenings July Through August


SACRAMENTO, Calif. (June 12, 2023) – Downtown Sacramento Partnership is excited to present a refreshing “Sunset Sips” promotion on Wednesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. in July and August featuring specialized drinks priced at $5, $7, and $9. With 24 popular bars, lounges and restaurants participating (with counting), the new program is a summertime extension of the hugely successful “Dine Downtown” program with a focus instead on beer, wine, cocktails and mocktails.

“We are thrilled to provide a fun way to celebrate summertime downtown in a way that taps into our successful ‘Dine Downtown’ program,” said Michael Ault, Executive Director of the Downtown Sacramento Partnership. “The new Sunset Sips program is perfect for finishing your workday or starting your evening in the central city while supporting local businesses in your community.”

2023 participating bars, lounges & restaurants include:

Fizz Champagne & Bubbles Bar        Tiger Restaurant                     Juju Kitchen & Cocktails

Grange Restaurant & Bar                   Foundation Restaurant           Tequila Museo Mayahuel

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Delta Bar & Grill                                  Rio City Café                          Pete’s Restaurant & Brewhouse

Frank Fat’s                                          La Cosecha                            Ella Dining Room & Bar

Loyal Legion Beer Hall                       Dawson’s Steakhouse            Darling Aviary Restaurant

Capitol Garage                                   Kodaiko Ramen & Bar            Maydoon

Hook & Ladder Manufacturing           Our Place Event Space          Vine + Grain

Company                                            & Kitchen

Trophy Club                                        7th Street Standard                 Railroad Fish & Chips

Plus, local bartenders are encouraged to mix up their best drinks because the public will vote on the “Best Sunset Sips Cocktail.” The winning bar or restaurant will receive a cash prize and a feature in an upcoming issue of Sacramento Magazine.

For more details about Sunset Sips, please visit To learn about other ways to support local downtown businesses, visit Sunset Sips is produced by Downtown Sacramento Partnership with support from FOX 40, Sacramento Magazine, and Lamar Advertising Company.

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