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Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Saturday

Open house at Fire Station 12

Station 12 of the Sacramento Fire Department will host a free open house for residents from 2 to 4 p.m. at 4500 24th St. in the Hollywood Park area. Visitors can meet firefighters and medics, tour the station and take a close look at the trucks, engines, ambulances, equipment and gear. The event is part of the Fire Station Open House series

Festival Latino Americano at plaza

Festival Latino Americano of Sacramento will have a special Colombian flavor. The event takes place from 1 to 9 p.m. at Cesar Chavez Plaza, 910 I St., Sacramento. The festival feature Sonora Carruseles from Colombia, plus other singers and dancers. Tickets are $20.

Carmichael concert series continues

The band Cherry Bomb performs Carmichael’s Concert In The Park series. The free concert begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Daniel Bishop Memorial Pavilion at Carmichael Park, 5750 Grant Ave. Cherry Bomb is a five-piece band dedicated to the music of rocker John Mellencamp. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Go to http://carmichaelpark.com for more information.

Things to do

  • The Crocker Art Museum is throwing a free block party from noon to 7 p.m. at Colonial Heights Library, 4799 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento. Go to http://crockerblockbyblock.org/events/ for more information.
  • The Davis Downtown Summer Sidewalk Sale continues through Sunday. The event features 32 blocks of deals during the outdoor sale. Event hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. There is also live music at the E Street Plaza. Go to http://davisdowntown.com/ for more information.

Local sports

  • Sacramento River Cats vs. Tacoma Rainiers, 7:05 p.m., Raley Field
  • Sacramento vs. Ohio in a Professional Rugby Organization match, 7:30 p.m., Bonney Field
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