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

New park opens in Elk Grove

The Elk Grove community celebrates the grand opening of Horseshoe Park, the city’s 94th park, from 6 to 8 p.m. at 9800 Denali Circle. The city and the Cosumnes Community Services District will take part in the park opening, which will feature snow cones, games and music from Slade Rivers Band. Go to www.elkgrovecity.org for more information.

Citrus Heights City Council meets

The Citrus Heights City Council meets at 7 p.m. at the city’s Community Center, 6300 Fountain Square Drive. Among the topics to be discussed is the Citrus Heights Pedestrian Master Plan. Go to www.citrusheights.net/agendacenter for more information.

Educator Soiree at Crocker museum

Crocker Art Museum hosts an Educator Soiree, featuring music and art, from 6 to 8 p.m. at 216 O St., Sacramento. Educators of all types are invited to mingle and make plans for an artful school year. Cultural organizations will showcase their programs. Go to www.crockerartmuseum.org for more information.

Things to do

▪ The Official Blues Brothers Revue, a live concert show that combines the comedy and hits from the original movie and pays homage to Chicago’s history of blues, gospel and soul music, is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. at Crest Theatre, 1013 K St., Sacramento. Go to www.crestsacramento.com for more information.

▪ The Sacramento Walking Sticks group invites residents to an Ice Cream Walk from 9 to 10 a.m. Pedestrians will travel from Vic’s Ice Cream shop, 3199 Riverside Blvd., to Gunther’s Ice Cream shop, 2801 Franklin Blvd. Participants are asked to choose a 3- or 6-mile route that’s flat and easy. Go to www.sacramentowalkingsticks.org for more information.