B L A C K P I N E

LIFESTYLE

Whether born, raised or a later resident, Sacramento brings out the best in people. See who you recognize who once called, or still calls Sacramento home.

BARS

Track 7 Brewing Company, Jack Rabbit Brewery, Yolo Brewing Company, R15, Low Brau, Golden Bear, Der Biergarten—if you need a drink, you’ve come to the right place. Sacramento is constantly buzzing with excitement and the streets flow with the positive vibes of people having a good time.

THEATERS

Built in 1938, the Tower Theater is a Sacramento landmark. Located at the corner of Broadway and 16th Drive, the original theater was divided into three separate theaters and is a must Instagram for all who visit. Another popular spot is the Esquire IMAX Theater, providing the best 3D experience in all of Sacramento.

PLACES

CAPITOL BUILDING

Beautifully preserved pillars and intricate archways of white granite welcome you to Sacramento’s most historic landmark. Steeped in history, the California State Capitol and Museum is a must see, with guided tours running every hour, and the chance to observe the government at work.

TOWER BRIDGE

Follow the golden reflection towards this magnificent vertical lift bridge that crosses the Sacramento River. Linking West Sacramento in Yolo County to the east, the beautifully lit walkways along the Tower Bridge allow you to capture amazing views of the city and the Capitol Building.

PEOPLE

LYNN ANDERSON

Country music singer and Grammy award winner, Lynn Rene Anderson, was an American icon. With over 40 hit singles, many of which ended up in the Billboard Top 10, Lynn was named “Top Female Vocalist.” And the best part about her is that she worked as a secretary at a top 40 radio station right here in Sacramento!

TIMOTHY B. SCHMIT

Bassist and vocalist in the Eagles, and inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998, Timothy B. Schmit was born in Oakland, California and raised right here in Sacramento. Though the Eagles are considered a quintessentially Californian group, Schmit is the only member that’s actually a California native!

DEFTONES

Deftones is an American alternative metal band from…you’ll never guess…Sacramento, California! There must be something in the atmosphere here. The band was founded by Chino Moreno in 1988 and has released eight albums since their inception. Deftones is known to be one of the most experimental groups on the alt music scene.

TOP PICKS

PACHAMAMA

Located on J Street, this flagship café hand crafts every order. And if a simple cup of coffee isn’t enough, Pachamama’s state-of-the-art café serves it in three unique ways. They have a slow bar which includes pour-overs and French press; a nitro cold brew system; and a classic espresso bar.

THE NAKED LOUNGE COFFEE HOUSE

This pet-friendly Mexican restaurant and coffee shop not only roasts excellent coffee in-house, but will teach you everything you need to know about making the perfect cup, too. Host to a variety of community events, Naked Coffee is a hallmark of the East Sacramento area.