March Happy Hour – Thursday 3/10 at Revolution Wines

Come and join us for our March Alumni Happy Hour at Sacramento’s ONLY urban winery – Revolution Wines – at its brand new location on S St.

Please note – We’re having happy hour one-week earlier than normal this month to make way for St. Patty’s Day.


What: Cornell Alumni Happy Hour (Plus Stanford and other Ivies)

Where: Revolution Wines – 2831 S St (28th & S), Midtown Sac

When: Thursday March 10, 2011 – 5:30pm til about 8ish

Cost: Just pay for your own drinks and food

We will have our own section reserved, and the food at Revolution is EXCELLENT.

Hope to CU there!

PS – Make sure to “Like” Cornell Sacramento on Facebook!



January Happy Hour at Dive Bar and Pizza Rock

Come and join us for our first Happy Hour of 2011 at the brand new Dive Bar!

The long awaited new hot spot at 10th and K is finally open!  Check out what Bob Shallit had to say about Sacramento’s latest hot spot.

What: Cornell Alumni Happy Hour (Plus Stanford and other Ivies)

Where: Dive Bar – 1016 K St (10th & K), Downtown Sac

When: Thursday January 20, 2011 – 5:30pm til about 8ish

Cost: Just pay for your own drinks

Please note that, with Dive Bar being brand new, it could be a little crazy/hectic inside!  We’ll do our best to stake out an area.

Also, Dive Bar does not serve food, but there is a brand new pizza place next door, Pizza Rock, that we’ll probably roll to afterwards.

Hope to CU there!

PS – Make sure to “Like” Cornell Sacramento on Facebook!

Cornell University Glee Club is Coming to Sacramento

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What a great opportunity we have coming your way this January: a concert by the world-renowned Cornell Glee Club!  Don’t miss this rare chance to enjoy a piece of Cornell so close to home.Glee Club singing

Here’s what others who have heard the Glee Club sing have said:

“The Cornell University Glee Club has developed a virtuosic choral sound that has far more in common with the King’s Singers than 40 guys with a keg.  Under the direction of Assistant Conductor John Rowehl, this ensemble performed with uniform tonal production, clear diction and laserlike intonation to a warmly receptive Saturday night audience at the Kennedy Center.”  – The Washington Post

“I was just bowled over by your performance.  Seeing/hearing those words so sincerly and lovingly rendered — it was almost too much to bear.  What you communicated to your audience was way beyond technical mastery.  You guys truly LIFTED ME UP!” -Choral Conductor at ACDA Eastern Division Conference

Songs will include traditional Cornell songs and choral music from a variety of cultures, ranging from compositions from the European Renaissance to Folk Music of the Americas.  You’ll also get to hear The Hangovers, the a capella subset, performing popular music.

Can’t wait until January?  Watch the Glee Club on YouTube!

On previous tours, the Glee Club has sold out venues including the Kennedy Center and Lincoln Center, so we recommend that you get your tickets soon.

Date: Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Time: 7:30 p.m.

Location: Congregation B’nai Israel, 3600 Riverside Blvd.

Cost: $15

A reception will follow the concert in the temple social hall.

Purchase Tickets

Event Contact: Patrick Chamberlain ’13, Glee Club Tour Manager (585.727.3145 or or Terry Hahn (607.254.6185)
Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

About the Glee Club

Since the first days of the Orpheus Glee Club more than one hundred and twenty-five years ago, the Glee Club of Cornell has become a home to thousands of young men who have traveled in all walks of life, from music and medicine, to agriculture and astronomy.  The group has performed on Malysian television, TLH - Scott Tuckerin the Moscow conservatory, sung in more than a dozen languages and logged hundreds of thousands of miles, brought music to millions of people as near and far as the students of Cornell and rural school children in Taipei.

Today, the Cornell University Glee Club is led by Professor Scott Tucker and is considered as one of the premier collegiate ensembles in the United States.
Scott Tucker, Priscilla Browning Director of Choral Music

More about the Glee Club and Professor Scott Tucker

Holiday Happy Hour – Dec 9th @ The Grange

Come and join us for a special Holiday Happy Hour @ The Grange!

Located at the corner of 9th and J in downtown Sac, The Grange is a very fun and cool new hot spot attached to The Citizen Hotel.  Great atmosphere and vibe – the food is very good, and they of course have all the drinks needed to ensure a good time.

We have a special area reserved just for us, too!  We’ll be hanging out on the mezzanine just above the bar area.

What: Cornell Alumni Happy Hour (Plus Stanford and other Ivies) – Holiday Edition

Where: The Grange – 926 J St, Downtown Sac

When: 5:30pm til about 8ish

Cost: Just pay for your own food and drinks

Hope to CU there!

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Zinck’s Night! October 21st at Lounge on 20

Zinck’s night is here again!

Lounge on 20, a great spot in midtown Sac, has been kind enough to host us – here are the details:

What: Zinck’s night!  A gathering of Cornell alumni, friends, and family around the world

When: Thursday, October 21st, 6-9pm

Where: Lounge on 20th, Corner of 20th & K, Midtown Sacramento

PS – Need to brush up on history a bit?  Click here to learn more about the tale of Theodore Zinck’s.

PPS – Be sure to become a fan of Cornell Sacramento/Davis on Facebook!

Monthly Happy Hour this Thu September 16th at Kupros Bistro

Our monthly alumni happy hour for September will take place at Kupros Bistro on 21st St in Midtown Sac (between L and Capitol).Kupros Bistro

Kupros is a great new place that just opened up – I was there a few weeks ago and really liked it – great food, and a varied drink selection. Here’s the write up from Sac Press.

We have the upstairs porch reserved – so c’mon upstairs when you walk in. You’ll probably see us from the street as you approach!

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August Happy Hour – 8/19 at Mix Downtown for Rob’s Birthday

Come join us at Mix Downtown next Thursday, August 19th for ourmonthly happy hour!

And wish a very happy birthday to our esteemed alum and friend Rob Coates! As always all friends are welcome.

What: Cornell Monthly Happy Hour (with Stanford, Yale, etc too)
Where: Mix Downtown (L St between 15th and 16th, Midtown Sac)
When: Thursday, August 19th, 5:30pm til around 8

Parking in the area is metered until 6pm then mostly open. There’s a cheap garage at 17th & L that is a pretty good option if you don’t want to deal with street parking.

Hope to CU there to celebrate Rob’s birthday!

Cornell Sacramento July Happy Hour – Red Lotus in Midtown

Our next Cornell Alumni Monthly Happy Hour (including Stanford, Yale, Columbia and Harvard groups) will be on Thursday, July 15th staring at 5:30pm.

We’ll be out on the back patio of Red Lotus, which is located on J St between 27th and 28th.

Stop by for a drink and some great conversation with other local Cornell and Ivy grads!

More information about Red Lotus here.

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Cornell Sacramento June Happy Hour – Shady Lady

Our next Cornell Monthly Happy Hour (including Stanford, Yale, Columbia, and Harvard groups) will be on Thursday, June 17th staring at 5:30pm.

The location?  New hot spot Shady Lady in Midtown Sacramento at 14th and R St.  Stop by for a drink and some great conversation with other local Cornell and Ivy grads!

More information about Shady Lady here.

May Happy Hour – Hangar 17

Hangar 17 SacramentoWhat: Cornell Monthly Happy Hour (including Stanford and Yale groups)

When: Thursday, May 20th, 5:30pm – 7:30pm (or so)

Where: Hangar 17 in midtown Sacramento – we’ve got the back porch reserved!