Parties, Pride & Pops


The 30th Annual Sacramento Pride Parade and Festival will add color to the Capitol Mall this Saturday. (Photo by Robert Couse-Baker)

This week celebrate dad, Midtown and Sacramento's LGBT community with a number of colorful events across the Sacramento region. See below for this week's's Top 10 Events List:




United Way's Toilet Paper Drive
Cal Expo
June 12
Thurs 7am-7pm

Spare a square? Help local nonprofits save money at this drive organized by the United Way California Capital Region.

Sacramento Pride
A few highlights
Art Mix: Pride
Crocker Art Museum, Thurs 5pm-9pm
Pride Festival
Capitol Mall Greens, Sat 11am-5pm

Broadway and 3rd Ave
June 12
Thurs 5pm-9pm

A neighborhood that eats together stays together. Every 2nd Thursday dine in the heart of Oak Park.

Old City Cemetery Tour: The Unlucky 13
Sac Historic City Cemetery
June 13
Fri 6:45pm, 7:30pm & 8:15pm

Superstitious? Hear 13 stories about bad luck & poor souls being in the wrong place at the wrong time on this tour.

Family Safety & Health Expo
Safetyville USA
June 14
Sat 10am-3pm

Help Safetyville USA celebrate its 30th Birthday at the expo.

Father's Day Weekend Diesel Days
CA State RR Museum
June 14-15
Sat & Sun 11am-5pm

Take dad out to the museum for special train rides & displays this weekend.

THIS (2nd Sat)
K St and 20th Street
June 14
Sat 4pm-9pm

Hear great bands & shop local every 2nd Sat this summer at THIS free block party celebrating Midtown.

Art of the Dumpster Opening Reception
3101 Power Inn Road
June 14
Sat 5pm-8pm

Discover what happens when artists re-purpose everyday materials to create one-of-a-kind dumpster masterpieces.

R. Douglas One Year Anniv Party
K St and 12th St
June 14
Sat 7pm-9pm

See sharp dressed men & participate in a lively auction for WEAVE's Suited for Success program.

Dreams & Drivers Pancreatic Cancer Fundraiser
Raley Field
June 15
Sun 11am-3pm

See hot cars for a good cause. A portion from each ticket sold will be donated to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.


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