Public hearing on casino plan
A public hearing on a south Sacramento County tribe’s plan to acquire 282 acres to build a casino and hotel resort along Highway 99 near Galt is scheduled at 6 p.m. at the Chabolla Community Center, 610 Chabolla Ave., Galt. The Wilton Rancheria seeks to build a major gambling destination potentially on scale with the Thunder Valley Casino Resort near Lincoln.
Home, landscape expo
The Northern California Home and Landscape Expo begins a three-day run Friday at Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento. Featured are hundreds of exhibits displaying products and services for homes and yards. Event times are noon to 7 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Go to www.homeandlandscapeexpo.com for more information.
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Concert benefits homeless people
The No More Homeless Deaths Benefit Concert is a fundraising event from 7 to 11 p.m. at Luna’s Cafe and Juice Bar, 1414 16th St., Sacramento. Scheduled performers include John Gruber, Andrew Castro, Eric Everett, Dennis Lesea, John Malcolm Cutherberson, Ruby Jaye, Xochitl and Don Howard. Concert proceeds will help buy needed supplies for homeless people. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Things to do
▪ Kevin Bacon Tribute Night, part of the weeklong Sacramento Bacon Fest 2016, is celebrated from 8 p.m. Friday to 2 a.m. Saturday at Old Ironsides, 1901 10th St. Local bands will play songs from Kevin Bacon movies and a pop-up kitchen will serve bacon fare. Go to http://www.baconfestsac.com for more information.
▪ The Fair Oaks Recreation and Parks District and the Sierra Chapter American Theatre Society present a Silent Movie Night beginning at 7 p.m. at the Fair Oaks Community Clubhouse, 7997 California Ave. The event features short films along with live theater organ accompaniment. Popcorn, snacks and drinks will be available for purchase. Doors open at 6 p.m. Go to http://fairoakspark.org for more information.