20th Annual Sammies Block Party & Awards Show


This weekend, SN&R celebrates two decades of the Sacramento Area Music Awards. The 2011 Sammies nominees were selected by SN&R’s readers, and this Saturday night the winners will be announced. There are some 250 groups in the running to win 38 categories. Voting for the final winners has already closed. Don’t miss your chance to hear the winners announced!

The presentation will be made at the Block Party on Oct. 1, from 5 to 10 p.m. in front of the MARRS building on 20th Street in midown. Best of all, the party is free! Many genres of music will be represented, from country, to blues, to electronic and hard rock, you will be sure to hear something that moves your dancing feet.

Check out the event calendar for more info. In addition to great music, there will be a beer garden, plenty of vendors and delicious food.