This Week: Warm Up for Music & Festivals Galore

Lil Wayne

Music: Lil Wayne
Sleep Train Arena
Aug 28
Wed 7pm

Rapper Lil Wayne brings his America's Most Wanted Tour to Sacramento in promotion of his I Am Not A Human Being II album. Don't miss him in concert!

Trace Adkins

Music: Trace Adkins
Sunrise MarketPlace Outdoor Pavilion
Aug 29
Thurs 8pm-11pm

Trace Adkins' trademark baritone has powered countless hits to the top of the charts. See him perform live in this new outdoor venue!

Gold Rush Days 2013

Festivals: Gold Rush Days
Old Sacramento
Aug 30-Sept 2
Fri 9am-4pm; Sat &Sun 11am-7pm; Mon 11am-5pm

Nearly 200 tons of dirt transforms the streets of Old Sacramento into a historic scene straight out of the Gold Rush era

By Kristina Graponov

Festivals: SacAnime
Sacramento Convention Center
Aug 30-Sept 1
Fri/Sat 10am-Midnight; Sun 10am-6pm

SacAnime is the convention where fans come to play, providing Japanese influenced pop culture fun for the entire family.

Greek Festival 2013 Festivals: Greek Festival
Sacramento Convention Center
Aug 30-Sept 1
Fri 11am-11pm; Sat Noon-11pm; Sun Noon-10pm

It's the 50th year of the Greek Festival! Enjoy Grecian food, music, and cultural family fun.
Hot Jazz Jubilee 2013

Festivals: Hot Jazz Jubilee
Sacramento Marriott - Rancho Cordova
Aug 30-Sept 2
Fri 5pm-Midnight; Sat & Sun 9am-Midnight; Mon 9am-4pm

This end of summer jazz festival features traditional, swing, zydeco, and big band artists.

Chalk It Up 2013

Festivals: Chalk It Up!
Fremont Park
Aug 31-Sept 2
Sat-Mon 10am-6pm

See over 200 sidewalk paintings created at the festival by local artists, plus live music performances, food trucks, & more!

One Love One Heart Reggae Fest 2013

Festivals: One Love, One Heart Reggae Music Festival
Rio Ramaza Event Park
Aug 31-Sept 1
Sat & Sun 10am-10pm

Enjoy the long weekend with live music, camping, vendor booths, food, and so much more in this great outdoor venue.

Rainbow Festival 2013 Festivals: Rainbow Festival
20th & J Streets
Sept 1

The Rainbow Festival street fair features entertainment and vendors all day long.
Tejano Conjunto Festival 2013

Festivals: Tejano Conjunto Festival
Cesar Chavez Plaza
Sept 1
Sat Noon-8pm

Blending Mexican-Spanish vocal traditions with Czech and German dance tunes and instruments, Tejano Conjunto music has spread far from their humble roots.

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