Courtesy of the Sacramento County Fair's Facebook Page
Memorial Day is fast approaching and we are starting to see signs of summer already! Each day we are seeing warmer weather, more boats on the river, and best of all, more events around Sacramento.
Whether you want to honor the memory of a fallen soldier or find a way to beat the heat, Sacramento365 has rounded up some events so you can make the most of your long weekend.
World’s Strongest Man
Capitol Mall Greens
May 24-29 | Tue-Sun 8am
Have you ever wondered, who is the World’s Strongest Man? If so, come on out to see contestants from all over the world compete in feats of strength to gain the title of World’s Strongest Man.
Sacramento County Fair
May 26-30 | Thu-Sun 10am-10pm, Mon 10am-7pm
Enjoy traditional county fair competitions, agriculture displays, hands-on family activities, a midway, festival-style entertainment, and specialty food at the Cal Expo.
International Kids Festival
William A Carroll Amphitheater
May 28 | Sat 10am-4pm
Join the International Kids Festival and enjoy pony rides, jumbo inflatables, rock climbing wall, miniature train rides, trampolines, face painting, and more.
Aerospace Museum of California
May 28 | Sat 10am-2pm
Join Amelia Bearhart and friends for a fun-filled day of bubble science, activities, and crafts. They hope that you will “pop” on by the Air Park!
MMA Fight: Talbott vs Fajardo
Hard Rock Live
May 28 | Sat 6pm-9:30pm
UFC Hall of Fame inductee Urijah Faber Presents the fight Talbott vs Fajardo for a show of professional MMA live.
Drake’s: The Barn
May 28 & 29 | Sat & Sun 1pm-9pm
Step right up and join the fun at Barnival Weekend! Drake’s will be hosting a deliciously imaginative carnival extravaganza featuring fairground fares, fun, and games.
ABC10 Mural Community Paint Day
May 29 | Sun 10am-2pm
On Community Paint Day, all ages are welcome to show their creative expression! Painting participants will be given clear instruction and will also enjoy entertaining live music and informative vendor booths that add to the memorable experience.
POP! In the Park
May 29 | Sun 1pm-2pm
POP! In the Park is a fun afternoon show that will delight all lovers of pop music, especially those who have an affection for the 1980s. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs and join the Sacramento Gay Men’s Chorus for this fun concert.
Memorial Day Car Show
California Automobile Museum
May 30 | Mon 8am-1pm
The California Automobile Museum’s Annual Memorial Day Car Show is back for 2022! Come on out to see some amazing cars while supporting Veterans.
If you are looking for more Memorial Day Weekend events, check out Sacramento365’s online calendar.