Thinking about planning a trip to Sacramento this summer? Use promo code AUGUSTUS for a $99 rate any day in August!* To make it easy on you, we’ve compiled a list of fun events to make your trip even more enjoyable;
Wag Hotels Summer Camp – Did you know that The Citizen is pet friendly? Your pup will love doggy summer camp at Wag, where every day has a theme with treats and games! Sign up for one day, one week or the entire event. It’s bound to be a doggone good time!
August 6: Third Annual CAM Car Cruise – Sacramento will come alive with the sights and sounds of hundreds of unique cars from all eras and manufacturers as they celebrate an American summertime tradition of cruising with community-wide particpation. The 3rd Annaul CAM Car Cruise, hosted by the California Automobile Museum (CAM), will be a fun-filled day for the whole family as it cruises through the streets of Sacramento, along Fulton avenue where the event concludes with a huge car show at Fulton & Marconi.
August 14: Sacramento Antique Fair -300 vendors from Sacramento, San Francisco, Berkeley, the Central Valley, Chico, Redding, Oregon, Nevada, and beyond set up shop at 21st Street between W & X Streets in Sacramento to sell antiques and collectibles of all eras! Furniture, vintage clothing and accessories, architectural items, garden, art, jewelry, textiles, paper, lighting, and collectibles of all kinds are there for the taking. A HUGE treasure hunt!
The Art of Light – Check out Urban Light, an exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Art of cityscapes by Sacramento-based artist David Lobenberg. This exhibition of acrylic paintings, curated by Stacey Hilton, focuses on seasonal views of Sacramento during certain times of day.
Every Wednesday: Follow the Chef – Follow our very own Brad Cecchi around the Cesar Chavez Farmer’s Market every Wednesday. Learn how to choose produce, what it means to be certified organic, how the weather affects what is in season, and so much more! Understand the slow-food movement as Brad shares his knowledge of California’s freshest grown foods, grown locally in and around Sacramento. Tour is followed by a three-course lunch served with wine at the chef’s table.
August 15-23: Midtown Cocktail Week – Midtown Cocktail Week is a dynamic annual event that is ever-evolving to lead the way in Sacramento’s cocktail culture. Join us in Scandal on August 19th for our very own cocktail celebration with celebrity guest bartender Jayson Wilde!
*Subject to availability; blackout dates may apply.