2nd Saturday Arts and Crafts

2nd Saturday Arts and Crafts

Presented by Downtown Commons (DOCO) at Downtown Commons (DOCO)

On the 2nd Saturday of each month, DOCO hosts an event for families with children. These art activities are specially-designed by Verge Center for the Arts to stimulate creativity while providing a fun weekend activity for families.

Craft Schedule:
July 13: Magic Watercolors

August 10: Sac Pen Studios Guide Release
Two Sac Open Studio artists will demonstrate their technique and lead a hands-on activity for kids.

September 14: Sac Open Studios Launch: Kids Open Studios
An artist’s studio where kids and their families can explore, play, and create their own works of art.

October 12: Halloween: Halloween Decorations
Create outdoor Halloween decorations from our treasure trove of creepy crawly art supplies.

November 9: Native American Heritage Month: Textiles Coloring Books
Learn about Native American designs adapted from textile patterns, wood carvings, ceramics, and other traditional craft forms.

December 14: Holidays: DIY Wrapping Paper
After shopping, stop by and make your own unique wrapping paper. Choose from stencils, paint, markers, washi tape, and more.

Note: DOCO has four garages onsite, each conveniently located. They suggest parking at the DOCO Central Garage (414 J Street) for 2nd Saturday activations. The festivities occur on the West end of the Plaza (near Yard House).

Admission Info


Phone: (916) 273-8124

Dates & Times

2019/07/07 - 2019/12/31

  • Dec 7, 2019 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 14, 2019 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 21, 2019 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (Sat)
  • Dec 28, 2019 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm (Sat)
Location Info

Downtown Commons (DOCO)

660 J St., Sacramento, CA 95814

Parking Info

Street and parking garages.