SacFoodies Weekend Picks

by Brandon Smith


Farm-to-Fork Restaurant Weeks

Farm-to-Fork Restaurant Weeks presented by Raley’s is a celebration of the region’s premiere dining destinations and  the bounty of seasonal ingredients that surround us. The event will showcase the culinary powerhouse that is the Sacramento region, with area restaurants hosting special events, menus and opportunities to meet the farmers, winemakers and brewers who make Sacramento America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital.

The dining options will span Sacramento’s downtown core, as well as other regional spots including Roseville, El Dorado Hills, Lodi, Folsom, Davis, West Sacramento, Elk Grove and more.

Be sure to visit participating restaurants (full list available here) for your chance to win two tickets to the sold out Tower Bridge Dinner presented by Cadillac or gift cards to local farm-to-fork restaurants.

The more you dine, the more chances you have to find a Golden Ticket. For more info on the ticket giveaway, click here.

California Craft Beer Summit and Beer Festival

The California Craft Beer Summit and Beer Festival is a must attend event for the beer loving community. This three day event starts as an industry trade show and ends at the largest California craft beer festival, hosted outdoors in front of the state Capitol and offering unlimited tastings from 160 breweries and more than 450 beers brewed across California.

Yes, you read that correctly. Unlimited tastings!

The California Craft Beer Summit Festival will take place on Saturday, September 10 at Capitol Mall from 3-7 p.m. For info on other California Beer Summit events, tickets and a list of participating California breweries visit the California Craft Beer Summit website.

East Sacramento Edible Gardens Tour

Grow it and eat it! Edible gardens are springing up everywhere.

Experience six uniquely different edible gardens in East Sacramento homes on Saturday, September 10 2016 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Attendees will enjoy entertainment in the gardens provided by “Sacramento Symphonic Winds”, have a chance to talk with Master Gardeners and win fabulous prizes.

All proceeds from the Edible Gardens Tour will benefit Tubman House and Food Literacy Center.

Tickets are $20.00 in advance through Soroptimist of Sacramento and $25.00 on the day of the event (children 12 and under free).

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  • Jerry Rogers | Sep 14, 2016 at 7:35 am

    This sounds like it was a blast! Quick question, is there a reason why the dining options to extend up to Auburn? I’m a manager at The Ridge Golf Course & Events Center and I didn’t hear about this for some reason. It’d be great to be able to participate in something like this to get our name out there; plus when people get up here they realize that Knee Deep is right around the corner and they can stay awhile.