A long weekend can only benefit from a ton of options, but there’s no reason to get overwhelmed when Sacramento365 has another rundown on what’s fun in town!
Kick Off to Farm-to-Fork Uncorked 2018
Old Sugar Mill
August 31 | Fri 6pm-10pm
Get your Labor Day weekend popping with some of the Sacramento region’s finest wine, classic cars, and the hottest dance music. This family-friendly event features food trucks aplenty so you can begin the farm-to-fork season the right way — with a Hot Summer’s Night in Sacramento’s own Wine Country!
Labor Day Weekend Craft Beer Crawl
August 31 | Fri 6pm-Midnight
More of a beer person, you say? This craft beer crawl has your Labor Day weekend kickoff covered! Eight Old Sacramento establishments are offering 6-9 ounce pours for $16. A pretty good deal, and best of all, you can go to each bar in the order of your choosing!
SacAnime Summer 2018
Sacramento Convention Center
August 31-September 2 | Fri Noon-11pm, Sat 10am-11pm, Sun 10am-6pm
If a geeky weekend sounds like fun, SacAnime has you covered like no other! Filled with top-talent anime and video games voice actors, artist, cosplay, and more, this event promises to draw in a crowd as diverse as its offerings.
Chalk It Up Sacramento
September 1-3 | Sat-Mon 10am-6pm
A tradition of Labor Day weekend, the Chalk It Up! Festival turns the sidewalks of Fremont Park into temporary art pieces. Enjoy this transformative community event while also passing through an array of arts and craft booths and food vendors with the whole family.
Sacramento Rainbow Festival
September 2 | Sun Noon-9pm
Colorful self-expression continues this weekend during the 31st Annual Sacramento Rainbow Festival. This street fair celebrates and supports the LGBTQ community with a multitude of vendors and entertainment, including Adore Delano from Ru Paul’s Drag Race and Ada Vox of American Idol. Make your Labor Day weekend fun and support your community in the process!
Sacramento Tejano Festival
Cesar Chavez Plaza
September 2 | Sun Noon-7pm
Make Labor Day weekend a bit more festive with the largest Tejano music festival in California. Food, fun, and dance will be the main focus of this Sunday at Cesar Chavez Park with a performance by Little Joy y La Familia.
Railroad Museum Celebrates Toy Train Month
California State Railroad Museum
August 31-September 2 | Fri-Sun 10am-5pm
Everyone’s inner child can get their fill this weekend as the California State Railroad Museum unveils their new collection of pre-war German toy trains just in time to celebrate this special month!
Looking for even more Labor Day weekend events to check out? Take a look at this weekend on Sacramento365 for more.