Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

We Welcome All

“We’re always open and your invitation never expires.” This is our mantra.  

If you’re looking for a place to visit and experience a variety of cultures, activities, and people, then Sacramento is the place for you. Whether you’re a meeting or event planner, tour operator, or a visitor looking for a weekend getaway, Sacramento is the place for you. Because we welcome you as you are.

Sacramento works hard to walk the walk and not just talk the talk. Do we get it right all the time? No. But we work at it every day to be inclusive and welcoming.  We look forward to having you in our city adding your authenticity to our mosaic.

Diverse Community Representation

Sacramento does not run from nor disparage the words “diversity,” “equity” and “inclusion.” They represent strength not weakness. They represent small and family-owned businesses that contribute to the tourism industry. They represent neighborhoods where visitors discover generational restaurants and shops that provide a unique Sacramento experience.

From the Blog

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Find Literature & Laughs at the Lavender Library

Explore one of the city’s most vibrant queer spaces in the heart of Lavender Heights. Where...

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Bienvenidos Podcast: Descubre los secretos detrás de la producción de vinos de Anaya Vineyards

¡Prepárate para un viaje inolvidable por los viñedos de Anaya Vineyards! Gerardo...

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Historic Black Sacramento

It takes a minute, but you need not go far to learn about the ways Black Americans helped shape the...

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Bienvenidos Podcast: La aventura está garantizada en el Museo de Niños de Sacramento

Únete a la diversión en el Museo de Niños de Sacramento. En este episodio de nuestro...

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Getting the Word Out: Spotlight on Outword Magazine

What do you do when you want to start an LGBTQ+ magazine? Front the costs on your credit card, of...

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Bienvenidos Podcast: Autora de libros infantiles bilingües, comparte historias que llenan su corazón

En este episodio cargado de emociones, Leticia Ordaz nos llevará de la mano,...

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Bienvenidos Podcast: ¡La exhibición de luces navideñas más grande de Sacramento!

Sumérgete en la encantadora magia de la temporada Navideña mientras más de 5 millones...

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Goza la magia de la Navidad en Old Sacramento Waterfornt

Es oficialmente la época más hermosa del año aquí en Sacramento. Si buscas...

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Find Your People

Bienvenidos a Sacramento

Sacramento es una ciudad mágica. Te transporta al pasado con su riqueza en historia y es a la vez una ventana hacia el futuro. En esta guía de bienvenida te damos una lista de cosas qué hacer, a dónde ir y los eventos que puedes disfrutar durante tu...

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When you visit Sacramento, you'll discover a community where LGBTQ+ people live loudly, proudly, and authentically every day of the year. In Midtown, our Lavender Heights neighborhood is home to a wealth of queer-owned businesses, from cafes and...

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Cultural Itineraries

LGBTQ Itineraries

View our LGBTQ-friendly itineraries today and plan your trip!

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Sacramento es el destino ideal para experimentar recorridos cargados de cultura y matices vibrantes. A continuación, presentamos algunos de los lugares más icónicos en Sacramento.

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Explore Our Neighborhoods

natomas WestSacramento / yolo county South Sacramento Downtown / midtown landpark oak park east Sacramento arden / arcade northSacramento California State Capitol Tower Bridge Old Sacramento Waterfront
natomas WestSacramento / yolo county South Sacramento Downtown / midtown landpark oak park east Sacramento arden / arcade northSacramento California State Capitol Tower Bridge Old Sacramento Waterfront Elk Grove / Delta Folsom, Gold County, and Lake Tahoe Reno and Roseville San Francisco Sacramento International Airport 10 mins from Downtown/Midtown

Explore Our Neighborhoods


Natomas is a community with an abundance of parks and trails, family-friendly eateries and shopping areas. It’s also home to Discovery Park, which is part of the American River Parkway and one of the region’s largest green spaces, offering a variety of activities including boating, picnic areas and... More

North Sacramento

This section of Sacramento encompasses a wide variety of attractions and activities. The arts scene along Del Paso Boulevard is thriving, and the unique Greens Hotel provides a memorable place to lay your head when you're in town. Gibson Ranch is a sprawling park that hosts concerts and provides an excellent setting for... More

Arden Arcade

The biggest features of the Arden Arcade area are the Cal Expo Fairgrounds, which also houses the Sacramento Republic FC soccer club's Heart Health Park, and the sprawling Arden Fair Mall, which houses numerous national retailers, restaurants and is surrounded by a host of other restaurants and developments. Hotels in... More

Downtown / Midtown

Sacramento's central city is composed of the downtown and Midtown neighborhoods and has a high concentration of restaurants, bars, attractions, parks and the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center and Performing Arts District. Downtown is the bustling metropolitan hub of the region, and nearby Midtown is a trendy cultural hub... More

West Sacramento

This city is just across the Sacramento River from Sacramento, which also divides Sacramento and Yolo counties. Great views of Old Sacramento and the downtown Sacramento skyline can be had from the pleasant river walk between Tower Bridge and the I Street Bridge, and West Sacramento is also home to Raley Field, home of the... More

East Sacramento

Located just east of Midtown, East Sacramento is home to tree-lined streets, the Fabulous Forties, McKinley Park, Sacramento State University and miles of beautiful bike trails along the American River. Pop into a local shop for coffee, browse a unique boutique or savor the flavors of the region at one of the many eateries.... More

Land Park

South of the central city, the Land Park neighborhood is best known for William Land Park, which is a popular spot with locals for picnicking and jogging, and is also home to Fairytale Town and the Sacramento Zoo in addition to a nine-hole golf course. The surrounding neighborhood features quaint homes and quiet streets, but... More

Oak Park

Sandwiched between the downtown/Midtown neighborhoods and Land Park, the Broadway/Oak Park neighborhood provides some of the best ethnic food in the city as well as the historic Old City Cemetery, where many of Sacramento's most famous historical figures are buried. Whether the food you're looking for is Thai, Chinese,... More

South Sacramento

South Sacramento is a mecca of cultural specialties including home-grown ethnic restaurants and international supermarkets. Visit Little Saigon, specializing in goods and services from throughout Asia, including Vietnam, China, India, Cambodia, Philippines and Korea. It is also home to Sacramento’s oldest family-owned and... More