Holiday Cheer Returns to the Old Sacramento Waterfront


It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The weather gets colder every day and our Old Sacramento Waterfront district gets even more charming with garland and lights, creating an atmosphere of magic and joy. There really is nothing quite like walking through the K Street breezeway, from DOCO to the Old Sacramento Waterfront where you’ll discover fun Winter Wonderland adventures. You won’t want to miss out so add them to your calendar!

  • Polar Express: All aboard! The California State Railroad Museum hosts its biggest train event of the year, taking families on a magical journey to the North Pole. Don’t miss your chance to Believe – tickets sell fast, so get yours today! Find out more by visiting the Railroad Museum’s website here.
  • Annual Grand Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony: On November 27th, join us on K street between Front and 2nd as we light the grand Holiday Tree for the first time of the season! This event is open to the public and filled with a wide variety of entertainment. You won’t want to miss it! Kick off the official start of holiday season with at the Old Sacramento Waterfront. Learn more here!  
  • Theatre of Lights: Theatre of Lights begins its 11th season on November 27th with its first show! The show will bring the magic of the season alive with music, history, festive lights, and more. For a full more details and a full schedule check out our events page here.

The Old Sacramento Waterfront can’t wait to celebrate the holiday season with you!