Summer's Last Hurrah

Chalk It Up and other festivals will add color to your Labor Day weekend. (Photo by Alan Dismuke)

As summer comes to a close, the Sacramento region is heating up with great local events. For festivals, concerts and other fun things to do this holiday week(end), look below to see's complete Top 10 Events list:




Pedal to Plate Culinary Bike Tour; Sun & Soil Juice Company
August 28; Thurs 6pm-9pm

Find Sacramento's hidden farm-to-fork gems as you pedal your way through downtown on the Sac Brew Bike.

Americana in Old Sacramento
Aug 28-Sept 1
Old Sacramento
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SacAnime Convention; Convention Center
Aug 29-31; Fri & Sat 10am-1am, Sun 10am-6pm

10,000 fans and cosplayers will add color and fun to J St.

Sacramento Greek Festival; Convention Center
Aug 29-31; Fri 11am-11pm, Sat Noon-11pm, Sun Noon-9pm

Opa! Celebrate Greek heritage this Labor Day weekend.

Global Local; McClatchy Park
Aug 29; Fri 2pm-7:30pm

Get a healthy dose of arts, culture and activism! The festival will feature art labs, vendors, food trucks and live music.

YOU! The Musical; Sacramento Comedy Spot
Aug 29; Fri 9pm

See how audience ideas come together during this ad-libbed musical.

Alpha Dog K9 Competition 5k; Stone Creek Park
Aug 30; Sat 8am-4pm

This pet friendly fun run raises money to provide service dogs to those affected by PTSD.

Chalk It Up!; Fremont Park
Aug 30-Sept 1; Sat-Mon 10am-6pm

Marvel at chalk art masterpieces and support youth arts education programs at the beloved festival.

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic; Ace of Spades
Aug 30; Sat 7:30pm

The original funkateers will bring the boogie to Sacramento.

Tejano Conjunto Festival; Cesar Chavez Plaza
Aug 31; Sun Noon-7:30pm

Big names will pay tribute to the legends of Texas Tejano music! Guests can also participate in singing and grito contests.

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