Things to Do

California Begins Here.

There is no shortage of things to do in Sacramento, California. With more than 230 days of sunshine annually, Sacramento is the perfect place to explore the outdoors, soak up the California sun, go wine tasting or attend sporting events. But the things to do here aren’t limited to the outdoors. World-class museums, performing arts groups and other family fun activities make every day unique in California’s capital.

Sacramento365 is our year-round events calendar. The easy-to-use calendar lets you sort by event type, date and venue for fun things to do in the region.

Whether it’s your first time, a weekend whim aboard the train, or your 10th time on a trip to see friends and family, you’ll find plenty of things to do on your visit to Sacramento.

Annual Events

Regardless of when someone books a visit, Sacramento has something going on. Several dining events scheduled throughout the year are topped only by the annual Farm-to-Fork Week, where Sacramento celebrates its agricultural bounty. Arts events, beer and wine events and Gold Rush Days – where Old Sacramento is transformed back into the Gold Rush era – round out some of the most popular events.


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