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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April 2018
"FUN RUN" EVENTS
19Apr
Sac State 5K Fun Run
  • Category
  • FUN RUN
  • City
  • Sacramento
Event Detail

The Sac State 5K Fun Run is an event for every physical level and ability! This is a run that you will love as you make your way through the California State University, Sacramento campus. This race is open to everyone! Students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members of all ages are welcome to sign up to be a part of this University tradition.

We host a wide range of abilities from competitive 5K enthusiasts to casual run/walkers. We hope that you join us for this annual event, and have a great 5K experience at Sac State!

21Apr
Mito Kids 5K Walk/Run
  • Category
  • FUN RUN
  • City
  • EL Dorado Hills
Event Detail

Come out and Run or walk to support the Mitochondrial Disease Foundation and the 4,000 children born every year with the genetically inherited mitochondrial disease. To register for this fun run or to find more information regarding mitochondrial disease visit: http://helpmitokids.org/

22Apr
Run Because You Can 2018
Runnin For Rhett
  • Category
  • FUN RUN
  • City
  • Sacramento
Event Detail

This is Runnin' for Rhett's very own race, and we are excited to be back at Sacramento City College! The course will start in beautiful Hughes stadium, go out into the neighborhood of Curtis park, and finish with a lap around the track before crossing the finish line to cheers from family and fans.

Our 2018 Spring Youth Fitness Program participants will use this 5K as their target race, and we expect over 60 schools and over 3,000 students to run. For some, it will be their very first race, and for others that have run with R4R before, it's a chance to continue bettering their time -- BECAUSE THEY CAN!

22Apr
Run For The Buns
  • Category
  • FUN RUN
  • City
  • Sacramento
Event Detail

Join Run for the Buns and bring your family and friends to support the Sacramento House Rabbit Society in our rescue, adoption and outreach programs. Choose 1 mile, 5K or 10K. Walk or run, it's just for fun. The event is not timed, and the routes take your through lovely East Sac and Midtown Sacramento.

28Apr
Parkway Half Marathon, 5K and Kids Otter Dash
  • Category
  • FUN RUN
  • City
  • Carmichael
Event Detail

The 12th Annual Parkway Half Marathon, 5k, and Kids’ Otter Dash take place on Saturday, April 28, 2018, on the beautiful American River Parkway in Sacramento, CA. All event proceeds benefit the American River Parkway.

Race FeaturesThe only half marathon in the world with two courses – one just for runners and one just for walkers. Tech event shirts and personalized finisher medals for half marathon participants*, age-division awards, live bands, ChronoTrack B-tag Timing, ideal weather, delicious post-race lunch.

Back by Popular Demand –  Personalized medals!  Sacfit is pleased to announce that we are continuing with the option to personalize your medal this year.  We received a lot of feedback about how nice the personalized medals were and those that did not opt for one last year, wanted another chance!  So, you got it – a finisher medal that has your name on it!  For those who have never done this race or missed last year, your personalized name is not just an engraving. You will be presented your personalized finisher medal – with your name incorporated into the reverse side of the medal!  If you would like a personalized medal, please indicate in your registration and register before April 2, 2018.

5k and Kids’ Otter Dash entrants receive a 100% cotton race shirt.

29Apr
Running of the Elk
  • Category
  • FUN RUN
  • City
  • Elk Grove
Event Detail

Running of the Elk Half Marathon, PLUS 10K:  7:30 am sharp!

THRIVE 5K 7:45 am sharp! Kids Fun Run 10:30 am sharp! Sorry, No Refunds or Transfers. Event happens Rain or Shine

Please allow enough time prior to the race start times of 7:30 am sharp for the half marathon, plus 10K and 7:45 am sharp for the 5K.(Packet pickup is available on race morning starting at 6:30 am)

Race Features

Micro-fiber shirts for every runner Men’s and Women’s shirts, including the Half Marathon, and 5K/10k; flat and fast course; custom  finisher awards* and cool age-group awards; Disposable Chip timing courtesy of A Change of Pace; ideal spring weather; delicious post-race food and entertainment.

* Half-Marathon finishers will receive a custom, Running of the Elk, finisher medal.

* Thrive 5k/10K finishers will receive a finisher medal.