'On the Road' to music
What: Capitol Pops Concert Band gives a free performance at the California Automobile Museum. A mix of automotive-themed arrangements, 1950s-'70s hits and traditional favorites will be offered against a backdrop of the exhibit "1968."
When: 7-8:30 p.m. today
Where: California Automobile Museum, 2200 Front St., Sacramento
Cost: Free concert; museum admission is free after 6 p.m.
Mingle with the arts
What: There are 28 participating venues in this month's Davis Downtown 2nd Friday ArtAbout. Amanda Larson's photos are at Ray Johnston Photography Studiio. The evening includes music, beer- tasting and special events. Complimentary refreshments are offered at some showings.
When: Today; times vary by venue
Where: Throughout downtown Davis. Map available online
The Other BrittanyWhat: Sacramento singer-songwriter Brittany McKinney turned what she describes as a chaotic life into music. Now she celebrates the release of her new CD. On the bill with her band are electronic experimental dance musician Saint Solitaire and fingerstyle guitarist Adrian Bellue.
When: 8:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Blue Lamp Lounge, 1400 Alhambra, Sacramento.
Information: (916) 455-3400; bluelamp.com
Rock & Worship
What: The fifth annual roadshow features an all-star lineup, including MercyMe, Tedashii and Kutless.
When: 6 p.m. Saturday
Where: Sleep Train Arena, Sacramento
Information: (937) 834-5323; therockandworshiproadshow.com
Four and four for charity
What: Could it get any better than a four-mile run, jog or walk fueled by four doughnuts? Turns out, it can! You can do it for charity. Donut Dash No. 5 (through Land Park to Marie's Donuts and back) supports a program at Sutter Children's Center, Sacramento. It's also fun to watch.
When: Dash begins at 8:30 a.m.; check-in starts at 7:15 a.m.
Where: Start/finish near Freeport Boulevard and Sutterville Road.
Cost: $25 at the event.
Information: (916) 802-9225; donutdash.org
What: Jeremy Denk is a pianist you'll want to hear, "no matter what he performs," says the New York Times. He has performed with many great orchestras, but as part of the CSUS Piano Series, he'll be solo.
When: 3 p.m. Sunday
Where: Music Recital Hall, Capistrano Hall, CSUS