Courtesy of the Run to Feed the Hungry Facebook Page
Thanksgiving is almost here and Sacramento365 is thankful for all the events and celebrations going on in Sacramento! From running in the turkey trot to grabbing dinner at a local restaurant, we have rounded up some events so you can make the most of your Thanksgiving.
Harvest Festival Original Art and Craft Show
Nov. 17-19 | Fri & Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 10am-4pm
Shop from thousands of handmade American arts and crafts. You will find beautiful wall art, sculptures, glasswork, metalwork, jewelry, clothing, specialty foods, photography, hand-turned wood, ceramics, unique home decor, and much more.
Miracle on R Street
Nov. 17-Dec. 31| Mon-Sun 4pm-2am
Santa Claus is coming to town, and he is bringing a Miracle Pop up with him! Check out The Snug as it transforms into the most fun Christmas party you have even been to.
Miracle on Broadway
The Butterscotch Den
Nov. 17-Dec. 31 | Sun-Thurs 4pm-Midnight; Fri & Sat 4pm-1am
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Take a trip back to the tinsel-covered Christmases of the 1970s, with festive cocktails served in collectible mugs, special holiday performances, and, of course, a cozy grill to gather ‘round.
Imaginarium: Holiday Lights Fairytale Delights
Nov. 17-Jan. 7 | Wed & Thurs 5pm-10pm; Fri-Sun 5pm-11pm
Imaginarium will come to life with a nightly show of synchronized music and lights, and more than 25 larger-than-life interactive creatures.
Selland’s Thanksgiving Dinner To-Go
Selland’s Market Café
Nov. 22 | Wed 11:30am-8pm
Have a Selland’s Family Thanksgiving in the comfort of your own home! The meal is pre-cooked and ready to heat, they send you home with the refrigerated dishes and simple heating instructions to make your meal a breeze! Note: Appointments must be made to pick up your meal.
Friendsgiving at the Barn
Drake’s: The Barn
Nov. 22 | Wed 5pm-7pm
Join Drake’s: The Barn for your Friendsgiving gatherings! They’ll be curating a fusion-style menu featuring some amazing Indian-inspired foods to pair perfectly with their classic beers.
Old Sacramento Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
Old Sacramento Waterfront
Nov. 22 | Wed 6pm
Get into the holiday spirit by watching the Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony in Old Sacramento! Witness the 60-foot tree light up with dazzling lights and stay after for the Theatre of Lights.
Elk Grove Gobble Wobble Family 5K
Laguna Springs Corporate Center
Nov. 23 | Thurs 8am
Join Chicks in Crisis as they continue their mission to help families cross the finish line and “Race for Babies” on Thanksgiving morning. Bring the whole family to walk or run a quick 5K and get a jumpstart on your holiday festivities.
Run to Feed the Hungry
Nov. 23 | Thurs 8:15am & 9am
Join the largest Thanksgiving Day fun run in the country! Get some exercise before your Thanksgiving meal all while giving back to the Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services.
Folsom Turkey Trot
Folsom City Lions Park
Nov. 23 | Thurs 8:50am & 9am
Looking for more ways to give back? Join the Folsom Turkey Trot! This family friendly fun run benefits various non-profits such as Twin Lakes Food Bank, Folsom Athletic Association, and the Johnny Cash Trail.
Delta King Thanksgiving Buffet
Delta King Riverboat
Nov. 23 | Thurs Noon-5pm
Enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal aboard the Delta King with turkey, prime rib, mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy, pumpkin pie, and more.
Thanksgiving at The Firehouse
The Firehouse Restaurant
Nov. 23 | Thurs 1pm-8pm
Enjoy a delicious feast and skip the dishes with a Thanksgiving meal at The Firehouse. This three-course meal will have you feeling thankful as the menu has something for everyone.
Crocker Holiday Artisan Market
Scottish Rite Center
Nov 24-26 | Fri Noon-5pm, Sat 10am-5pm & Sun 10am-4pm
This three-day bazaar delights art lovers of all ages. Children can enjoy photos with Santa and face-painting while adults can meet and speak with artists and browse booths filled with juried works in glass, textiles, wood, ceramics, paper, photography, art jewelry, paintings, and sculptures.
The Night Market Series Black Friday Market: Blackout the Block
Nov. 24 | Fri 4pm-9pm
Get ready for a night of fun, food, and shopping at the Black Friday Market. With a wide variety of vendors, you’ll find everything you need to kickstart your holiday shopping.
Ghosts of Christmas: A Dark Holiday Market
Sacramento Turn Verein
Nov. 25 | Sat Noon-5pm
Enjoy a frightfully festive time! Shop from the carefully curated coven of over 50 vendors for one of a kind holiday gifts. Enjoy live artist demonstrations, food and drinks, tarot readings, and so much more.
The Night Market Series Small Business Saturday
Nov. 25 | Sat 4pm-9pm
Don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind shopping experience! Indulge in delicious street food from local food trucks while you browse through the market stalls and discover hidden gems and support local businesses.
Christmas Tree Lighting
Village Green Park
Nov. 26 | Sun 4pm-7pm
The annual lighting of the Cordova Community Christmas Tree is a public event inspiring community unity, showcasing Rancho Cordova community life, promoting local business, and providing a community branding experience.
If you want to find more ways to be thankful this season, visit the Sacramento365’s holiday events page for more Thanksgiving events!