Sacramento’s Guide to Memorial Day Weekend

Fun things to do in Sacramento for Memorial Day weekend!

By bonneville on May 8, 2019
(Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Memorial Day is just around the corner and if you’re looking for plans you’ve come to the right place! We’ve compiled a list of fun events for you and the whole family!

  1. Memorial Day Car Show
    When: May 27, 2019
    Where: California Automobile Museum, 2200 Front Street
    Time: 9am-2pm
    Admission: $2
    The California Automobile Museum is honoring service members both past and present at the annual Vettes and Vets car show. The museum will be donating the $2 spectator admission to the Veteran’s Resource Center. There will be music, cars, and food! Swing by to support two local non profits!
  2. Sacramento Memorial Day River Cruise
    : May 27, 2019
    Where: L Street Dock, 1206 Front St, Sacramento, CA 95814
    Time: 12p-1p
    Admission: Adults $20
    Seniors (Ages 55+) & Military $18
    Children (Ages 4-12) $10
    Kids (Ages 3 and under) Free
    Come join Hornblower Cruises and learn fun facts about the Sacramento water-ways and take in the scenic Sacramento view with this hour-long narrated river cruise!
  3. 2019 Memorial Day 1 Mile, 5K & 10K – Sacramento
    When: May 27, 2019 & May 31, 2019
    Where: Sacramento, CA
    Time: Mon, May 27, 2019, 1:00pm –
    Fri, May 31, 2019, 2:00pm
    Admission: $9-$30
    Join the virtual Memorial Day race and honor all those who have died while serving in the country’s armed forces. The race will be donating at least 15% of each registration to Operation Gratitude! 
  4. Sacramento County Fair
    When: May 23-27, 2019
    Where: Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA 95851   
    Time: 10am-10pm
    Admission: $6
    A family friendly event with farm animals, carnival rides, food and shopping! Affordable fun for everyone!
  5. Story Time at Railroad Museum
    When: Mon, May 27 2019
    Where:  California State Railroad Museum, 125 I Street
    Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Admission: Free
    Museum volunteers are reading railroad related books and afterwards parents and young ones will be able to explore the museum.If you visit any of these events tag us in your photos! Have a great Memorial Day weekend, have fun and stay safe!Instagram: @now1005fm
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