Sixth Annual Festival Sells Out For Third Consecutive Year The sixth annual Monster Energy Aftershock brought 50,000 rock and metal fans to a sold out Discovery Park in Sacramento, CA on Saturday, October 21 & Sunday, October 22 for a massive weekend of music that included performances from legends Nine Inch Nails and Ozzy Osbourne (recently reunited with guitarist Zakk Wylde for the first time in over a decade), plus A Perfect Circle (who premiered their new [...]
After many years of asking and waiting and receiving no satisfaction, community advocates, real estate brokers, property managers and investors met with Shaun Morrow from Cushman and Wakefield to finally tour the long dormant Mar Val Plaza in Downtown Rio Linda. Our first stop was at the Mar Val grocery store building, but the locks had been tampered [...]
On the evening on December 10th 2016, Rio Linda held its first ever Hometown Christmas Light Parade, and what a parade it turned out to be! After raining steadily for the two days prior, precisely at 10 minutes til six, the rain stopped and the parade started. Beginning at Westside Park on West 2nd Street, the [...]
The Rio Linda Library celebrated it's 100th birthday on Tuesday, September 27th 2016 and invited us all over for dinner. Librarian Sally McGrath arranged a party with music, a quiche throw-down competition which I was lucky enough to judge, with some history, and a lot of handshaking. District 4 Supervisor Roberta MacGlashan was in attendance and gave [...]
With thousands of visitors, nearly 150 vendors, and many family friendly, fun, free attractions, the 2016 Rio Linda Elverta Country Faire was another huge success. Thanks to everyone who came out, and our community looks forward to seeing even more of you next year.