Posts By: Zocalo

Mexican Independence Day: Our History and Celebration

  Here at Zocalo we celebrate history and tradition. One of the most important historic events in our culture is Mexican Independence Day. As well as celebrating with food and traditional dancers we celebrate by remembering our history. The Story On the morning of September 16, 1810, the priest of the small town of Dolores… Read more »

Monthly Dinner is Coming Up Fast!

Monthly Dinner is here again, and Chef Ryan has an awesome menu planned! This event will take place Monday, August 4 from 6-8PM (Midtown location only). Come enjoy a 3 course dinner with drink pairings. Take a look at this month’s lineup: August Menu Pork belly & grilled shrimp with summer vegetable escabeche, paired with a lemon vodka… Read more »

Cien Amigos Scholarship Dinner Raises Over 5K

Last month, we had a blast hosting the annual Cien Amigos Scholarship Dinner at our Midtown location. Thank you to all who came out for the event. We’re happy to report that you helped raise $5,290 to fund the Cien Amigos scholarships! The scholarship dinner featured a raffle for a 4-day vacation package to Cancun,… Read more »

Sacramento Bastille Day is July 13th!

Bastille Day is one of Sacramento’s most unique and exciting events. Celebrated in the United States since 1935, Bastille Day is a French national holiday. The main attraction of this celebration is the traditional parisian-style race where waiters from the surrounding restaurants race around the block carrying trays (with a bottle and drinking glasses placed… Read more »

July Monthly Dinner at Midtown

Join us for our Monthly Dinner with Zocalo’s Executive Chef, Ryan Rose! Ryan recently attended the Mesamerica food conference in Mexico City, where he gained insight from chefs like Enrique Olvera (pictured above), Mario Batali and more. All that fresh inspiration went into his July menu, so you won’t want to miss out! Enjoy three… Read more »