Category: Community

Cinco De Mayo in Photos by Isaac

It was my first year working Cinco De Mayo at Zocalo, before I worked at Mas. The event was very traditional- folkloric dance group, the banda group, and the mariachi. We brought Mexico to Sacramento! People were enjoying it all day and appreciated us sharing our culture. I loved that people were dancing and singing… Read more »

A Mother’s Day Poem by Karla

A Mother’s Day Poem Not only are you my Mom but my best friend. Through the good and the bad I know you’ll always be there. To hold me when I’m cold and catch me when I fall. I know you’ll be there even when your gone. I pray to God to see my favorite… Read more »

Zocalo Line Cooking & Bakery Dreams by Tiffany

Carrot Cake Lemon Meringue Madd Hatter Cake Pirate Ship Cake I’m Tiffany, and I’m Zocalo’s newest line cook! I started April 9th and have been having a great time so far. Before coming to Zocalo I was a culinary specialist at Mulvaney’s for 9 months. Currently, Zocalo is teaching me the menu’s so that when… Read more »

Did someone say, Tequila? by Nikki

If anyone is talking about tequila at Zocalo, it is usually always me! I’m Nikki, and I’ve been a server at Zocalo for about a year. I’ve been in the industry for 6 years, and have two B.A.’s from California State University Fullerton – for Psychology and Women’s Studies. I consider myself a career server… Read more »

Mexicali Fundraiser & Friendships by Ivan

My name is Ivan, and I’d like to share my experience with our recent Mexicali fundraiser and my appreciation for the friendships I have gained by working at Zocalo. First, a huge “thank you” to all of my mangers for giving me the opportunity to work here. I love working here and it’s such a… Read more »