EVENTS

Evolving from the California Gold Rush, Sacramento still has traces of its history in its incredible museums, restaurants and fun festivals. It witnesses nearly 7 million visitors because of the exciting Sacramento kids events being organized each year.

In case you need a break from the scorching summer heat of Sacramento, we’ve also compiled up a list of startling evening activities for you too. There are a lot of other amazing family fun activities that will make sure your family will have a great time.

Other than these, the Sacramento kids events are also a great fun and learning spot as they are focused with the kids in mind. Explore the numerous events, kids activities, family fun and musical theatre shows that you might just not want your kids to miss. Check the events per city and find out the best event for your kids. If you are an event organizer, you can also submit an event to us.

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UPCOMING EVENTS IN SACRAMENTO FOR KIDS

The city of Sacramento has lots to keep your family entertained. From summer camps to moonlight movies, it is the perfect outdoor destination. Just like always, this month too, we have a list of exciting events to visit in Sacramento with kids

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August 2018
"ACTIVITIES" EVENTS
08Jul
- 26Aug
Youth Ultimate Frisbee Summer League
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Sacramento
Event Detail

Join us for Sacramento Ultimate Players Association's first youth ultimate frisbee league! BEGINNERS WELCOME! Two divisions will be formed based on age (BOTH divisions register for this same event) U12 (general age range 7 - 11 years old) U18 (general age range 12 - 17 years old) Each week, teams will warm-up, run through a drill (or two) focused on a particular skill, and then play a game against another team. Emphasis will be placed on Spirit of the Game (see below) and having fun! Teams will be coached by experienced ultimate players. SUNDAYS 8 weeks: July 8 – August 26 9:00 – 11:00 AM 3v3, 4v4, or 5v5 coed depending on number of registrants McKinley Park (East Sac - HWY 80E Business - Exit H St.)

02Aug
- 30Aug
Live on the boulevard
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • EL Dorado Hills
Event Detail

Thursday s , 7:00 - 9:0 0pm, El Dorado Hills Town Center Steven Young Amphitheater, which has  been voted “Best Live Music Venue” for the 2018 Sacramento A- List! The ever popular Thursday night concert series continues with an amazing line up that  promises a “get out of your seat and dance” vibe and entertainment for the entire  family.

Please note new concert start time 7:00pm and new set up time 5:30pm. Concerts are festival style seating, bring your low back chairs. Special thank you to our sponsors - Van Hulzen Asset Management, Marshall Medical, Mercedes Benz of  EDH, California Welcome Center a program of the El Dorado Hills Chamber of  Commerce , Mercy Medical Group, Mercy Hospital of Folsom, Wells Fargo Financial,  MaxPreps, Holiday Inn Express, Waste Connection, Mechanics Bank, Nugget Market, Gold Country Run & Sport, and The Mansour Nagle Partnership. 

19Aug
Kids Hour: Making Movies Together - Roseville
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Roseville
Event Detail

This Kids Hour is dedicated to exploring creativity through movie making for both kids and parents. We’ll start with brainstorming ideas. Then kids will practice basic camera techniques and shoot footage using iPad Pro. They’ll finish by creating a professional movie trailer with iMovie. Kids can bring their own iPad or we’ll provide one. Recommended for ages 6-12.

20Aug
- 26Aug
Kids Hour: Sphero Maze Challenge - Roseville
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Roseville
Event Detail

Kids Hour is designed to spark imagination and creativity through fun, hands-on projects. Kids will explore coding with Sphero robots by programming simple movements, loops, and more. Then they’ll design a maze and navigate their robot through the obstacles. Kids can bring their own iPad and Sphero Sprk+ robot, or we’ll provide them. Recommended for ages 6 to 12.

21Aug
Kids Hour: Sphero Maze Challenge
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Sacramento
Event Detail

Kids Hour is designed to spark imagination and creativity through fun, hands-on projects. Kids will explore coding with Sphero robots by programming simple movements, loops, and more. Then they’ll design a maze and navigate their robot through the obstacles. Kids can bring their own iPad and Sphero Sprk+ robot, or we’ll provide them. Recommended for ages 6 to 12.

24Aug
- 25Aug
Royal Tea Party
Little Princesses (and Princes) join us for a tea party!
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Elk Grove
Event Detail

Little Princesses (and Princes) join us for a tea party! -Tea Party with a Princess -Kids Dinner provided (include finger sandwiches and various snacks) -Tea (aka Apple Juice) -Storytime/Singalong -Princess Training -Princess Craft Two timeslots 8/24 5:30pm-7:30pm 8/25 12:00pm-2:00pm $25 per child ticket, which includes 2 adults. Younger sibling 12 months can attend if accompanying older sibling with paid ticket. Open Play members please message for invoice with reduced member rate.

VIP Members can use one of their 12 allotted special event passes. No refunds. If you purchase a ticket and cannot make the event, Imagine Play must be notified beforehand for credit towards future event or open play. No shows on the day of event will not receive a credit or refund.

25Aug
Fishing in the City
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Sacramento
Event Detail

Come out to the newly renovated Florin Creek Park and join us in this free community event on Saturday, August 25, 2018. We partner with the Department of Fish and Wildlife to bring fishing to the children in the community who may not have a chance to experience catching a fish. The event is for children up to the age of 16 and children do not need a fishing license to participate.

The Department of Fish and Wildlife will have fishing poles and bait available for those who need it. We plan on catching a lot of fish in our newly renovated pond at Florin Creek Park. The event will start at 8:15am with a free demonstration from DFW volunteers and staff. We will begin fishing at approximately 8:30am and we will ask for all fishing poles to be out of the water at 11:00am.

Each registered child will receive an opportunity to win some great donated items and we will give prizes to the first catch, smallest fish and largest fish caught. Please contact 916-395-0601 for more information.

25Aug
Elk Grove Multicultural Festival
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Elk Grove
Event Detail

Join the City of Elk Grove and the Multicultural Committee as you learn about other cultures through music, art, food, entertainment and much more at the 7th annual Elk Grove Multicultural Festival, Presented By Kaiser Permanente. Enjoy two stages of musical and dance entertainment, local artistry on display, cultural displays and booths, a kids craft area, car show and much more. Free admission and parking. Celebrate our diversity and travel the world without leaving Elk Grove!

25Aug
Curby's Waste-a-Palooza
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Roseville
Event Detail

Curby the recycling robot invites you to join him at Waste-A-Palooza! Curby’s free, family event is full of exciting activities. Get flushed down the sewer swim as you discover where backups can occur and help unclog the pipes. Watch out for those sticky wipes - they don’t belong there! Challenge yourself in the game room where you can flip one of the “Three Ps” into a toilet and knock out household hazardous waste.

Does FOG (fats, oils and grease) belong down the drain? Find out in the FOG Buster Relay – it’s as fun as it sounds! Talk to Curby and find out what should and shouldn’t go in your One Big Bin. Join us in Curby's Creation Corner for a build-it activity and compete for prizes in our trash-talking quiz show!

26Aug
Woofstock 2018
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Rocklin
Event Detail

This annual event is full of groovy activities for you and your pooch! It helps raise money for local canine rescue groups as well as the Rocklin dog park. Activities include wiener dog races, art projects, a dog obstacle course, costume parade, dog themed vendors, live entertainment, food trucks, and more!

26Aug
Curtis Fest Artisan Fair 2018
Artisan Festival Under The Trees
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Sacramento
Event Detail

The 12th Annual Curtis Fest will feature over 60 local artisans under the beautiful canopy of trees at Curtis Park. Artists and makers include painters, sculptors, textile artists, and wood workers. Live music, food trucks, a petting zoo, children’s fairy and a pet refreshment station makes this a great way to finish out the summer.

This free event is open to the public and followed by Music the Park. Don’t forget a picnic blanket and chairs to sit on while you watch the musicians or eat your food truck tasties.

Time

10:00 am - 04:00 pm

26Aug
Owl Be Seeing You
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Carmichael
Event Detail

When are owls most active?  Can they turn their heads all the way around?  Discover how you can find out exactly what they have eaten.  Meet a resident owl of the Nature Center and learn the answers to these questions and more.

This is a free weekend program for all ages. Donations gratefully accepted. Space is limited – sign-ups are taken the day of the event. We recommend you arrive 30 minutes prior to start time.

27Aug
Kids Hour: Making Movies Together
  • Category
  • ACTIVITIES
  • City
  • Roseville
Event Detail

This Kids Hour is dedicated to exploring creativity through movie making for both kids and parents. We’ll start with brainstorming ideas. Then kids will practice basic camera techniques and shoot footage using iPad Pro. They’ll finish by creating a professional movie trailer with iMovie. Kids can bring their own iPad or we’ll provide one. Recommended for ages 6-12.