August Events



Sacramento River Cats at Raley Field (See Website)

Monday: Throwback Mondays presented by Cache Creek

Every Monday at the River Cats game, they bring out throwback jerseys and caps and popcorn and peanuts are only 50 cents each. There will be vintage organ music in between innings by Gus the Organ Guy!


Tuesday: Toyota Family Value Tuesdays

All fans can enjoy $1 hot dogs and $1 desserts throughout the season


Wednesday: Free Parking Wednesdays presented by Jiffy Lube

Come every Wedneday game and you’ll end up saving $60 for the season on parking alone!


Thursday: Miller Lite Thirsty Thursdays

All 12-oz Miller and Miller Lites are just $2 each or you can get 24-oz Miller and Miller Lites for $4 each.


Friday: Fireworks Friday

A fireworks show immediately following every Friday and Saturday game.


Sunday: U.S. Bank Sunday Funday

Kids of all ages will enjoy pregame player autographs, face painters, balloon artists, and the opportunity to run the bases on the field after every Sunday home game!

Raging Waters

Now open daily Monday – Friday 11am – 6pm and Saturday – Sunday 11am – 7pm. Check website for complete operating hours.

Single day tickets are $30.99 (over 48” tall ) or $21.99 for a Junior ticket (under 48” tall)…even better win a pair of tickets from the Culture Committee! A Premium Pass this year is $41.99 for the whole year long! (see website)

 Sacramento Zoo

The zoo is open daily from 9am – 4pm until November. General Admission is $11.25, Seniors are $10.50, Children 2-11 is $7.25, under 1 is free.

Catch the Zoo Shuttle Bus in Old Sacramento in front of the Railroad Museum on weekends in July for just $2 roundtrip!

Family Overnight Safaris – through August; on a Friday or Saturday at 5:30pm – 9am (see website)

Sign up for a fun-filled educational evening! The camp-outs are deisgned for small groups and families of two or more people. Dinner and breakfast are provided! This is a great opportunity to see animas behaviors you may not have seen before.


 Palladio’s Summer Concert Series

Every Wednesday 7pm for free concert & admission, at the Palladio at Broadstone in Folsom (see website)

August 7 Because (Beatles)

August 14 Auto Reply (dance rock variety)

August 21 Rhythm Vandals (Santana)

August 28 Lovefool (90’s and beyond)

Graffiti Night

August 17th, 12pm – 10pm, on Sutter Street in Folsom

Features more than 250 classic cars, local vendors, entertainment, and live music with a Beatles tribute show – Folsom’s version of Hot August Nights!

Free parking & admission (see website)




Golfland Sunsplash

Now open daily 11am – 6:30pm and Nite Slide open Monday – Saturday 5pm – 10:30pm

Located at 1893 Taylor Road in Roseville

Movies in the Park

August 10 – Megamind at Lockridge Park (2601 Eureka Rd)

August 24 – Happy Feet at Buljan Park (150 Hallissy Dr)

Bring your whole family for a picnic dinner and a movie at the park, starting at 7:30pm – 11pm. Local restaurants will be selling food and beverages. Just bring blankets and lawn chairs! Movie will begin at sundown. (see website)

Monthly Mobile Food Event

August 8th, 5 – 8pm, at 200 & 300 blocks of Vernon Street in Roseville

2nd Thursday of each month, the trucks are coordinated by SactoMoFo.





Elk Grove

Clarksburg Wine Tour

August 3rd, 1 – 5pm, 12:45pm – 5pm; (see website)

4 hour Wine Tour in a stretch limousine, complimentary beverages and snacks while traveling, and wine tasting fees. The tour will visit Carvalho Winery at the Old Sugar Mill and Scribner Vineyard. Pick up location is at the Target Shopping Center at 8101 Consumes River Blvd, Sacramento 95823. Arrive by 12:45pm, will depart on time. See website for ticket prices and to RSVP.




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