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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

Wed 8/23/17 - 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

Wed 8/23/17 - 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

Wed 8/23/17 - 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

Wed 8/23/17 - Wed 11/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Business, Computers/Technology, Children
Slot Car Racing
Race toward Fast Track Hobbies to put your skills to the test! Slot Car Racing is available every day for just $5 per 15 minutes. Bring your friends and make it a challenge!
Fast Track Hobbies
Rocklin, CA

Wed 8/23/17 - Sun 12/31/17 at 10am-7pm
Special Event: Museum, Auto Show
Cars at the Museum
When people hear the word "cars" at a railroad museum, they immediately think of engines, dining cars, Pullmans and cabooses. But through Labor Day, it also means the automotive kind at the California State Railroad Museum. The California Automobile Museum...
California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Wed 8/23/17 - Mon 9/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: General
Railroad Museum to Debut Rare & Recently Acquired Pastel-Colored “Lady Lionel” Train Set
California State Parks and the California State Railroad Museum & Foundation are proud to recognize August 2017 as Toy Train Month, an annual celebration that focuses on the popular Thomas W. Sefton Gallery and “Small Wonders: The Magic of Toy Trains” exhi...
California State Railroad Museum
Sacramento, CA

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: History/Science, Museum, Living History, Tour
Old Sacramento Underground Tours
Revealing what's been hidden beneath the city for more than 150 years, the Old Sacramento Underground Tour gives visitors the unique opportunity to discover the strange but true stories below historic buildings and sidewalks. The tour lets guests explore e...
Sacramento History Museum
Old Sacramento, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 11am, 12:30pm, and 2pm
Thu 8/24/17 - Fri 8/25/17 at 11am-3pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 10:30am-3pm
Mon 8/28/17 - Wed 8/30/17 at 11am, 12:30pm, and 2pm
Thu 8/31/17 - Fri 9/1/17 at 11am-3pm
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

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/29/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 9/5/17 - Sat 9/9/17 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

Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 8/29/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 9/3/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 9/5/17 - Sat 9/9/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Community Event
An Agricultural Centennial: Farm Bureau & Ag Extension Exhibit
In January 1917, Professor V. C. Bryant of UC Agricultural Extension came to Merced to talk about the benefits of forming a farm bureau. On March 7, 1917, 417 Merced County farmers signed a petition to request the Merced County supervisors to allocate $2,0...
Merced County Courthouse Museum
Merced, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 1pm-4pm
Thu 8/24/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: Community Event
An Agricultural Centennial: Farm Bureau & Ag Extension Exhibit
In January 1917, Professor V. C. Bryant of UC Agricultural Extension came to Merced to talk about the benefits of forming a farm bureau. On March 7, 1917, 417 Merced County farmers signed a petition to request the Merced County supervisors to allocate $2,0...
Merced County Courthouse Museum
Merced, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 1pm-4pm
Thu 8/24/17 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 1pm-4pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: Circus, Experimental/Perf. Art
Cirque le Noir: The Dark Side of Cirque
The producers of the Broadway smash hit “The Illusionists” are bringing a multimillion dollar Cirque extravaganza to the Eldorado this summer with Cirque Le Noir, a truly unique and electrifying experience featuring the world’s greatest cirque acts, aerial...
Eldorado Resort Casino
Reno, NV

Wed 8/23/17 - Thu 8/24/17 at 7pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 8pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 5:30pm and 8pm
Sun 8/27/17 at 2pm and 5:30pm
Special Event: Education
Educator Night
Area educators are invited to a fun free evening to relax and mingle while learning more about the educational programs offered by Fairytale Town! Discover engaging, innovative, standards-based ways to bring the arts, social studies, science, and other sub...
Fairytale Town
Sacramento, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Education
Goal Setting Support Group
Join a support group for advice on how to stay motivated and achieve your goals.
Wake-Up Foundation
Sacramento, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 6pm-7pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 6pm-7pm
Wed 9/6/17 at 6pm-7pm
Wed 9/13/17 at 6pm-7pm
Wed 9/20/17 at 6pm-7pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
The Hodgetwins
YouTube stars The Hodgetwins are bringing their edgy, unfiltered brand of comedy to clubs across the country.
Cobb's Comedy Club
San Francisco, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Business, Community Event
Humanitarian Foundation: Uganda Business/Professional Event
The Humanitarian Foundation, a nonprofit organization, is inviting business owners and professionals to a conference and network mixer event that it's hosting for the country of Uganda. There will be free food, drinks and entertainment. Seating is limited,...
UC Davis Extension
Sacramento, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 6pm-11pm
Special Event: Community Event
McKinley Library Knitting Circle
Anyone interested in knitting or crochet is invited to join the McKinley Library Knitting Circle. Participants can learn to knit, get help on projects or get advice from expert knitters. Bring your knitting needles and yarn.
Sacramento Public Library – McKinley
Sacramento, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 10am-12pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 10am-12pm
Wed 9/6/17 at 10am-12pm
Wed 9/13/17 at 10am-12pm
Wed 9/20/17 at 10am-12pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Nick Guerra
Guerra is an audience favorite from NBC’s "Last Comic Standing." He made his Comedy Central debut on Gabriel Iglesias’ Stand Up Revolution. His first comedy album, "Love: The Nick's Tape," was released in January 2016.
Silver Legacy – Laugh Factory
Reno, NV

Wed 8/23/17 at 7:30pm
Thu 8/24/17 at 7:30pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 9:30pm
Fri 8/25/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 9:30pm
Special Event: Live Music in Bar/Club, Open Mic/Music
Open Mic Night & Jam Session
Best of award winning open mic nite! This weekly open mic, hosted by Mary Sand, features a variety of performers and styles.
The Old Ironsides
Sacramento, CA

Wed 8/23/17 at 7:30pm
Wed 8/30/17 at 7:30pm
    

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