Discover the creative and talented craftsmanship of Elaine Yamada. Experience the beauty of the Artists’ Collaborative Gallery and get a chance to talk to local artists and learn more about their work in the art community. Yamada will be at the Artists’ Collaborative Gallery from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Learn more.
Sacramento, CA 95814
The Sacramento History Alliance is proud and excited to announce the 2019 Burnett Awards event on Thursday evening, October 10, 2019. The special event will take place at the 24th Street Theater at Sierra 2 Center for the Arts and Community located at 2791 24th Street in Sacramento. While a VIP reception will start at 5:30 p.m. (included with sponsorships), the official awards program will begin at 6:30 p.m.
Relive the magical journey of THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride on an hour-long trip to the North Pole.
The California State Railroad Museum Foundation is excited to announce tickets for THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride for this holiday season go on sale to the public on Tuesday, October 1 at 9 a.m. for rides on the Sacramento Southern Railroad in Old Sacramento State Historic Park.
The California State Railroad Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate, offers a sight of rail history with over 2.5 acres of exhibits on the property. With a roundhouse museum space filled with trains, a picnic area on our 1849 scene, museum store, library, turntable, passenger station, and the areas only historic and authentic excursion train ride that is volunteer ran!
Library materials are available for review in the reading room, open Tuesdays – Saturdays, from 1 pm – 5 pm.
The Museum and Museum Store is open daily from 10 am to 5 pm. (Except major holidays)
The Excursion Train rides are 45 minutes long and operate weekends only April – September. Departures are from the Passenger Station (930 Front Street, Sacramento, CA 95814) every hour on the hour. Check departure availability and times on our website.
Our special event Spookomotive and Polar Express trains operate select weekends with limited ticket availability.
Museum exhibits are fully accessible, with the exception of historic railroad equipment. However alternate visitors’ experiences are provided.
Help keep the trains rolling by joining the California State Railroad Museum! Several membership levels are available for individuals, families, and children with benefits including but not limited to Free museum admission and coach excursion train ride tickets!
For questions learn more here.
Sunday, October 27th, from Noon to 3 p.m. The Old Sacramento Waterfront will host its annual Trick-or-Treat event throughout the district.
Join us as participating merchants and business owners, who have the Trick-or-Treat Poster placed in their window, hand out candy to all the little boys and ghouls during the daylight hours. This is a free, fun, family friendly event, and we encourage everyone to explore the unique shops as they go along and discover all the tasty bites the restaurants have to offer.
Skulls and Skeletons Printmaking workshop w/ Maestro Luis R. Campos-Garcia
by Sacramento History Museum
This FREE event, Led by Sol Collective Arts Director Luis “Lurac” Campos-Garcia, is fun and creative workshop that introduces participants to the history of printmaking, tools, and techniques of relief and block printing as well as to Mexican culture and the importance of Día de los Muertos. All participants will make their own prints to take home.
(Limited to FIRST 50 attendees at venue)
101 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
LiBush is your community spot for art, apparel, jewelry, gifts, skin care items, and much much more. Come and experience LiBush in the Old Sacramento Waterfront!
10% of all proceeds from LiBush International Connection directly supports L.I.O.N, a non profit organization focused on creating solutions to end destitution.