Staying in Sacramento over Labor Day Weekend? If so, you will not be at a loss for things to do. In addition to several festivals (Gold Rush Days, Rainbow Festival, Greek Festival, Chalk It Up!) occurring over the course of the weekend, there are plenty of other special events, as well!
Labor Day Kick Off: MiX Downtown, Thurs 9pm-2am
Join Dan Saenz and DJ Passion for a salute to relaxation!
Labor Day Weekend: DJ Homicide: The Park Ultra Lounge, Fri 9pm-2am
To kick off the beginning of the NFL season and the end of wearing white, summer BBQs, and hot summer nights, The Park Ultra Lounge brings you DJ Homicide of SKAM Artists.
One Love One Heart Reggae Festival: Rio Ramaza Event Park,
Sat & Sun 11am-11pm
The One Love One Heart Reggae Festival returns, bigger and better than ever, on the Sacramento River, with a multitude of reggae artists performing.
Labor Day Jazz, Blues, & Folk: Luna’s Café, Sat 8:30pm
If you're in town, come on down! Listen to some jazz, blues, and folk from the MRQ band (pictured left), followed by Davis folk singer Elisabeth Busch.
Live Music with Four Barrel: Swabbies on the River, Mon 3pm-7pm
Enjoy live music from Four Barrel and Swabbies famous tacos. From 3pm-5pm, enjoy Pucker Vodka drink specials.
Gold Rush Days: Free Admission to Military Museum: California State Military Museum, Sat-Mon 10am-5pm
Come and explore California's rich military history while enjoying Sacramento's Gold Rush Days.
Holiday Monday: Labor Day: Crocker Art Museum, Mon 10am-5pm
In addition to free admission, enjoy traditional Mariachi performances, square dancing, a petting zoo, T-Rez Thunderlizard's Wild West Revue by Nick Barone Puppets, trick rope and whip demonstrations, gold mining demonstrations, Crocker Corral Family Portraits by Wes Davis Photography.
Kids & Fam:
Great Science of the ‘90s: Discovery Museum Science & Space Center, Sat-Mon 12:30pm-4pm
Over Labor Day weekend come enjoy an expanded Space Quest exhibit, the new Cosmic Café play area, and Tree-mendous, an exploration of trees and the animals that depend on them. This weekend’s Science Discovery craft is a replica bear claw necklace, for ages 12 and under.
Little Buckaroos Day: Crocker Art Museum, Mon 11am-3pm
Families with young children will have a yee-haw time at the Crocker celebrating Sacramento’s annual Gold Rush Days. Discover and learn about the Wild West from a cultural point of view. Square dancing, puppet shows, Tot Land, Native American craft-making demos, storytelling, and hands-on art making combine to make this event wild with wiggles and giggles.
Go for a drive:
Annual Labor Day BBQ: Deaver Vineyards (Plymouth), Sat 10:30am-5pm
Celebrate Labor Day Weekend with an old fashioned Labor Day BBQ, plus live music by singer/songwriter/guitarist Brad Wilson.
Annual Progressive Picnic & Wine Tasting: Starts from Amador Flower Farm (Plymouth), Mon 11am-4pm
Join Amador Flower Farm and the wineries on the Shenandoah School Road Loop for a progressive picnic. Complimentary wine tasting all along the way at some of the best wineries in Amador County!
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