Photo courtesy of Roseville Parks, Recreation & Events
It’s not just about turkey! You can be thankful the area provides many ways to kick off the holidays in this Sacramento365 rundown.
Old Sacramento Waterfront Tree Lighting Ceremony
Old Sacramento Waterfront
November 21 | Wednesday 6pm
Spark off the holiday season with a Sacramento tradition as the city lights its 60-foot-tall Holiday Tree in our beautifully-decorated historic district.
Sacramento RiverTrain Thanksgiving Supper
November 21 | Wednesday 4pm
Before you sit down with the family on Thanksgiving, give yourself a chance to relax as the Sacramento RiverTrain glides along the old Garden Highway while you enjoy a three-course meal with a glass of wine or sparkling cider. Consider it a warm-up meal!
Hyatt Regency Thanksgiving Buffet
Hyatt Regency Sacramento
November 22 | Thursday 4pm
Enjoy this year’s Thanksgiving meal with your family without worrying about the clean up! Chef Michael Grande and his culinary team have crafted a special holiday buffet including roast turkey with all the fixin’s, made-to-order omelets, and desserts to be enjoyed in the elegance of the Hyatt Regency.
CIty of Roseville Turkey Trot
Vernon Street Town Square
November 22 | Thursday 9am
Stretch your legs, have some fun with the family, and burn a few calories in preparation for your holiday feast at Roseville’s annual 5k and 10K fun run!
Run to Feed the Hungry
November 22 | Thursday 8am-Noon
If a bit more running is needed, your family can embrace the true spirit of Thanksgiving by celebrating community and supporting families in need at this 25th annual benefit for the Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services.
November 23 | Friday 10am-4pm
Tired of turkey? Experience a little giraffe, zebra, and kinkajou with the family at child-priced admission the day after Thanksgiving! You’ll also receive a free pumpkin to ensure you have a smashing good time.
Looking for even more Thanksgiving-time events to check out? Take a look at Sacramento365’s Holiday Events page.