Sacramento is a proud sports town with a long tradition of fanatical support for its local teams, and serves as an excellent venue for a multitude of sports. With 270 days of sunshine each year, Sacramento has hosted the track and field events like the Olympic Trials, PGA golf tournaments, NCAA March Madness, Bassmaster fishing tournaments, international rugby matches, the California International Marathon, the AMGEN Tour of California and much more.

Any type of competition that can be had on a river, a trail, a track, a lake, a course or in an arena has probably been held in Sacramento in the past few years. Take a look at the list below to see the events that have come to Sacramento, and prepare for future events that are currently in the works.

2022 Upcoming Events

2023 Events


15-21: World's Strongest Man

24: IRONMAN California (cancelled due to weather)
30: Into the Lion's Den

12: NCAA Division I Cross Country Regional

5: California International Marathon