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Event Atrium 916

Little Eco Art Market in Old Sacramento with kid activities
Atrium 916

Saturday mornings in Old Sacramento bring local creatives popping up in front of the Atrium Gallery and art cafe. Kids can paint a canvas, make clay magnets, ride the train, or play the piano while parents can sip Kombucha and check out the gallery and vendors.


Second Sunday Brunch Market
Old Sacramento Waterfront

Join us for a fun and family friendly Sunday Brunch Market in the heart of Old Sacramento Waterfront this summer! 

Kicking off on June 12th, the Second Sunday Brunch Market will be every second Sunday through October from 10 am – 2 pm, featuring local artist booths, brunch at neighboring restaurants, live music and more! We are partnering with River City Marketplace to bring the best local makers and artists into our very own historical district each month. 

Grab brunch at our neighboring restaurants:

Steamers Bakery & Cafe

Emma’s Tamales

Finnegan’s Irish Pub (Irish Coffee)

Our Place Kitchen & Event Space

Rio City Cafe (Reservations Recommended)

Delta King

Railroad Fish & Chips

Honey and the Trapcat

The Backdoor Lounge

Willie’s Burgers

Brannan Manor

Sean Finnegan’s Pub

Hoppy’s Railyard

Danny’s Mini Donuts

O’Mally’s Irish Pub

Are you an early bird? Make sure you join us at 9 AM for our FREE yoga series that happens in the district every Sunday as well! Grab your yoga mat, get your sunshine, and then come join us for brunch and shopping afterwards. 

Event Sacramento History Museum

Old Sacramento Underground Tours
Sacramento History Museum

Old Sacramento Underground Tours – Tour tickets may be purchased at the Sacramento History Museum, Visitor’s Center (1000 2nd St), or online at


Tickets are on sale for our popular Old Sacramento Underground Tours which run seven days-a-week. Ticket prices for adults are $22.00, and ages 6 – 12 are $15.00. Children 5 and younger are free. Tours are limited to 20 per group, face masks are required while inside the museum and in the underground areas. Underground Tours run approximately 1 hour.

Event City Cruises

Rock the Yacht Cruise

Head out on City Cruises’ Rock the Yacht cocktail cruise, the only party you can’t find on land!  Sip on drinks from the bar and take in the fresh river breezes as you cruise under the Tower Bridge and past the Sacramento city lights.

Event Sacramento History Museum

SacTown History Quest
Sacramento History Museum

Play our History Quest!

History’s the game … you’re the player … and Sacramento is your gameboard!

Gather your family and friends and play our new SacTown History Quest. It’s a summertime history hunt, and Sacramento is a gold mine – full of history from the Gold Rush to yesterday. You just have to discover it.

You’ll get a custom map and smartphone app, then hunt for clues in downtown Sacramento. Hike, bike, scoot, skip – whatever works for you!

Event Sacramento History Museum

SacTown History Quest
Sacramento History Museum

This scavenger hunt will test your history knowledge! After downloading the app, questers will follow the provided map about the Old Sacramento and Downtown Sacramento districts, a journey about 3 miles in total length. Along the route they will discover videos talking about Sacramento history, and use those videos to decode a phrase. Prizes will be given to groups who decode the phrase correctly. Tickets are $30 per group, and up to six people can be in a group.

10 a.m.–5 p.m.