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.ADD EVENT
Join us for a delicious homemade root beer float/ice cream social and tour our school campus located in Carmichael. Our school is a K-12 Public Charter that provides quality free education for all. At our open house you can learn how we help students focus, get better scores in school, be safe and build confidence. Whether you attend our school or not, our mission is supporting students from everywhere in our community.
4718 Engle Road, Carmichael, CA 95608 Phone: 916-977-3790
Hello Dreamers, this is our very first Royal Dreams Princess Ball and Show! We will have a whole line up of characters, to list a few, The Ice Queen and her sister, The Little Mermaid, French Beauty, Sleeping Beauty, our Arabian Princess, our Latin Princess, and even Rapunzel. We will have special performances, photo opportunities, face painting, a craft station, dancing, lite refreshments, and so much more!
We will be raffling off some fabulous prizes, including a custom made mini princess dress made by our Fairy Godmother for a lucky little princess in attendance, a $200+ value. This is an event geared towards little ones under 12 years, but all ages are welcome and encouraged to attend, and we would love it if you would dress in your best princess and or prince garb and join us for an evening of royal fun!
02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Come out and see what Stand Out Talent can do at one of our spectacular shows. Shrek The Musical is presented with Special Permission by Music Theatre International.
Friday and Saturday Shows
Doors open @ 6:30pm
Show starts @ 7pm
Sunday Matinee Shows
Doors open @ 1:30pm
Show starts @ 2pm
Valid Student ID is required for all Student tickets. If no ID is presented at pickup an additional $12 will be charged per ticket for entry.
Whole Day Event
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.
07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Warm nights and great tunes are back in August. Bring your family and friends out and enjoy these FREE concerts! Every Friday in August
For the comfort and safety of all our guests, please note the following:
Join the Sacramento River Cats for Star Wars Night on Friday, August 24th. Raley Field will be home to your favorite galactic universe, while the River Cats take on the dark side known as the Las Vegas 51s. Glow Saber giveaway for the first 1,000 fans upon entrance. *Glow Sabers only for kids 12 years and under* Purchase the special ticket package to receive a ticket to the game and an exclusive Star Wars hat. Find the link below for tickets. http://www.milb.com/content/page.jsp?ymd=20140630&content_id=82409842&sid=t105&vkey=tickets#STARWARS
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.
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.
03:00 pm - 06:00 pm
Join us for a special family movie event for kids with autism and/or sensory disorders. "Typical" toddlers and preschoolers are welcome too. We'll have healthy snacks, the lights will be slightly up, the sound will be slightly down, and kids don't need to remain seated while enjoying the movie. There will also be lots of fidget toys. In "Early Man" starring Eddie Redmayne and Maisie Williams, a prehistoric tribe clashes with foreign invaders, which leads to a monumental game of soccer! (2018, PG, 89 min, Lionsgate)
Take a hike to the river and learn some ways we can help take care of it and the salmon, egrets, beavers and other wildlife that depend on its clean water. As we learn, we’ll put on some gloves and help clean the river by collecting trash along the banks.
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.
Whole Day Event
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!
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!
10:00 am - 02:00 pm
Join us for our annual summer Concerts in the Park series! Bring your family, blankets and lawn chairs and join us for FREE music all summer long at the Daniel Bishop Memorial Pavilion at Carmichael Park. Food and refreshments will be available for purchase from Hefty Gyros, Azteca Street Tacos and Kona Ice. Water is available for purchase.
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!