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Special Event: Museum
Off the Clock: Sports Clubs of the Southern Pacific
California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum present a timely exhibit, “Off the Clock: Sports Clubs of the Southern Pacific.” The playful new exhibit is focused on the wide variety of sports clubs, teams and athletic competitions that ma...
California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Fri 6/1/18 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: For the Family, Fair/Festival
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Sacramento
Combine the excitement of “The Amazing Race” with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smartphone, teams make their way among well-known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Available 365...
California State Capitol
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 10am-6pm
Special Event: Museum, History/Science
Leonardo da Vinci Machines in Motion International Traveling Exhibit
On display for the very first time in California, the interactive Leonardo da Vinci “Machines in Motion” international traveling exhibit makes its way to the Aerospace Museum of California. Forty machine replicas will be on display, occupying nearly 9,000 ...
Aerospace Museum of California
McClellan, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Mon 9/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Museum
Center for Railroad Photography & Arts Awards Exhibition
Coinciding with the start of the 34th consecutive weekend excursion train ride season on April 1, California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum presents an exhibition inside the museum that showcases the award-winning photographs from the...
California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Wed 11/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Museum
10th Annual California Hall of Fame Artifact Exhibit
Highlighting the lives and legacies of inductees into the 10th class of California Hall of Fame inductees, this all new exhibit features artifacts and ephemera on loan from the inductees’ personal collections. Notable artifacts include Harrison Ford’s Indi...
California Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sat 6/10/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Museum, History/Science
Kokoro: The Story of Sacramento's Lost Japantown
“Kokoro: The Story of Sacramento’s Lost Japantown” is a new exhibit surveying the experience of local Japanese-Americans in the early 20th century. Featuring rare family photographs drawn from the personal collections of community members and never before ...
California Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Museum, Ethnic, Living History
Legacy Continues: California Legislative Black Caucus at 50
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the California Legislative Black Caucus for Black History Month, this all-new exhibit highlights California’s place at the forefront of African-American political participation. Highlights include photographs, art, artif...
California Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sat 6/10/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Art Show, Museum, Film, Living History
Light & Noir: Exiles & Émigrés in Hollywood, 1933-1950
Co-created by the Skirball Cultural Institute and Academy Museum Motion Pictures, "Light & Noir: Exiles & Émigrés in Hollywood, 1939-1950" highlights the history of émigrés in the American film industry who fled Europe as refugees of Nazi persecution and t...
California Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/4/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/6/17 - Sat 6/10/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Museum, Auto Show
To the Rescue: The Fire Trucks & People Who Saved Our Cities
In partnership with the Sacramento Fire Museum and sponsored by the Firefighters Burn Institute, the California Automobile Museum presents “To the Rescue,” an exhibit that highlights early fire trucks, equipment and people who worked to save the city. The ...
California Automobile Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Mon 5/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Graduation
BFA Graduation Seniors Exhibition
Stanislaus State's graduating BFA students will have their own exhibition in Art Space on Main. A reception will take place May 11 at 5:30 pm, with an artists' talk at 6.
Art Space on Main
Turlock, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 12pm-9pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/30/17 - Wed 5/31/17 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 6/1/17 - Sat 6/3/17 at 12pm-9pm
Sun 6/4/17 - Wed 6/7/17 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Craft Show, General
Meet & Greet Local Designer: Pat's Creative Designs
Local handmade products by Pat’s Creative Designs will be showcased at Fashion Safari & The California Store in downtown Lodi for 4 days starting Thursday, May 25, with a special meet & greet with the designer, Pat Hoffman, on Saturday, May 27, from noon-4...
Fashion Safari & The California Store
Lodi, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-5:30pm
Special Event: For the Family, Fair/Festival
Sacramento County Fair
The Sacramento County Fair returns with family-friendly fun: rides, events, attractions and deep-fried food. New events for 2017 include Lil' Monster Trucks, as well as a tractor pull on Memorial Day.
Cal Expo Fairgrounds
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-10pm
Mon 5/29/17 at 10am-7pm
Special Event: Antiques, Education, Fair/Festival, Farmers' Market, Social Event, Green/Environmental, Gardening, Food/Tasting
Best of the West Equipment Show
Get an up-close and hands-on look at antique equipment, including: tractors, engines, cars, steam trains, airplanes and much more. Hosted at the historic Santa Margarita Ranch on California’s beautiful central coast, this unique event is fun for the whole ...
Santa Margarita Ranch
Santa Margarita, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 8am-5pm
Special Event: Film, Fair/Festival, For the Family, Community Event, Education
2017 Sacramento Asian Pacific Film Festival
The Sacramento Asian Pacific Cultural Village presents the 2017 Sacramento Asian Pacific Film Festival at the Guild Theater on May 26-27, with a special encore presentation of Films of Remembrance at the California Museum, May 28th. This year’s theme is “R...
The Guild Theater
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 10am-10pm
Special Event: For the Family, Food/Tasting
23rd Annual Greek Food & Wine Festival - Roseville - May 26-28
Join us Memorial Day Weekend for Great Greek Homemade Food and Pastries, Two Taverana's featuring Greek Beer and Wine, Live Music and Dancing. Vendor Row featuring unique handmade jewelry, toys, clothes and imported foods. A fun Kids Zone with bounce hous...
St. Anna Greek Orthodox Church
Roseville, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 12pm-10pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-8pm
Special Event: Antiques, Craft Show, Fair/Festival, Flea Market
39th Annual Arnold Spring Peddler's Faire
The 39th Annual Spring Peddler’s Fair will be held over Memorial Day weekend, May 27 & 28, in the beautiful mountain resort town of Arnold on Highway 4 (Ebbett’s Pass). Situated amongst the pines and redwoods at the 4000' elevation, the Peddler’s Faire fea...
Bristol's Ranch House Cafe
Arnold, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival
5th Annual Mediterranean Food Festival
For the fifth year, St. Stephen Orthodox Church presents two days of food, family entertainment and your chance to win prizes. In addition, there will be singing performances by Nader Zaki and Fadi Hanani, with music by Samer Judah.
St. Stephen Orthodox Church
Rancho Cordova, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 11am-9pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 11am-8pm
Special Event: Children
Autism-Friendly Family Movie: Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Join the library for a special family movie event for kids with autism and/or sensory disorders. This month: "Beauty and the Beast" (1991). "Typical" toddlers and preschoolers are welcome, too. There will; be healthy snacks, the lights will be slightly up,...
Sacramento Public Library – Arden-Dimick
Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 10am-11:30am
Special Event: Food/Tasting, Tour
Beer Train
The Sacramento Beer Train is a popular favorite event on the local craft beer scene. Each trip features a live band and two beer selections from four Northern California breweries. After finding your assigned seat, you can visit any of the four tasting st...
Sacramento River Train
West Sacramento, CA

Sat 5/27/17 at 5:30pm
Sat 6/10/17 at 5:30pm
Sat 6/24/17 at 5:30pm
Sat 7/8/17 at 5:30pm
Sat 7/22/17 at 5:30pm
Special Event: Museum, Animals, Children, For the Family, Nature
Bees: Tiny Insect, Big Impact
OMCA's Gallery of California Natural Sciences hosts the family-friendly exhibition "Bees: Tiny Insect, Big Impact." Immerse yourself in the wildly diverse and intricate world of one of the most exciting creatures we know, with activities in the gallery. To...
Oakland Museum of California
Oakland, CA

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 5/31/17 - Thu 6/1/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 6/2/17 at 11am-9pm
Sat 6/3/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 6/7/17 - Thu 6/8/17 at 11am-5pm
    

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