Family Events In Sacramento

Family Events in Sacramento

April 1st, 2014

Subscribe to Family Events

* indicates required

View previous campaigns.

Sacramnto Family Events and Things To Do In Sacramento Today FREE and low cost Events for Kids and Families. These Sacramento events always have something for you to do on weekends and weekdays. We believe "every family friendly event or link to a Sacramento event for family and kids is listed on this webpage." A tip is to "Bookmark" this page and use it as your one stop Sacramento event planning page. Ready to start having fun?

Wednesday 3:30 p.m.

Belle Cooledge Library
Thursdays 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Rio Linda Library
Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30

Elk Grove Library
Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Thursdays 3:30 -5:30 p.m.

Franklin Library
Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Thursdays 3:30 -5:30 p.m.

Galt Library
Wednesdays 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Thursdays 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

North Highlands-Antelope Library
Tuesdays 3:30 -5:30 p.m.
Thursdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

North Natomas Library
Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Rancho Cordova Library
Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Thursdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Robbie Waters Pocket
-Greenhaven Library
Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesdays 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Southgate Library
Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Sylvan Oaks Library
Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Valley Hi-North Laguna Library
Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Thursdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Parks and Recreation
Fair Oaks Recreation and Park District
Event calendar>>
City of Sacramento Neighborhood
Services Division

Bi-Weekly Tidbits Special Events
Mission Oaks Parks and  Recreation
Long list of all events and activities
Consumnes Community
Services District

South Sacramento and Elk Grove
Events and Calendar>>
County of Sacramento
Go Outside and Play!
Events page and to see numerous
locations for fun.
Effie Yeaw Nature Center>>
Ancil Hoffman County Park
Nature Center and preserve is free.
Park entrance fee - $5 per car,
free for ARNHA members.
Hagen Community Park
Live steam trains - Picnic facilities -
Petting barn - swimming pools -
basketball court - playground and more.
Parks and Rec in Roseville
more info>>
City of Sacramento Parks and
Recreation District

Hundreds of classes, workshops and
programs. Read the Online
Event Magazine »

Folsom Parks and Recreation
Community activities and events.
Click here to view the calendar>>
Sacramento County Regional
Parks pass
If you are receiving aid from
Sacramento County Human Assistance,
aid to the Aged, Blind, Disabled, or
receiving aid under the CALWORKS
program, Click HERE for details.
Places to go in Sacramento
Places For Kids To Go»

Updated April 15th, 2014
 Home Depot FREE Kids Workshops! 
May 3rd 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Come learn how to build a flower planter. Just in time for Mother's Day, this planter makes a great gift.REGISTER
FREE Community Egg Hunts!
Call for more info (916) 808-7888
  1. Saturday, April 19th 11:00 a.m. 
@ Cabrillo Park, 1825 67th Avenue map
  1. Saturday, April 19th, 3:00 p.m. 
@ Orchard Park, 2936 West River Drive map
Underwater Egg Hunt - South Sacramento
Fruitridge Aquatics Center, 4000 Fruitridge Road, Sacramento, CA 
  • Saturday, April 19th, 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
3.00 per child for kids 12 and under - 6 and under must be accompanied by a grown up.
Easter Egg Express 

Train ride and Easter Egg Hunt with the Easter Bunny!  The trip is 3 hours departing from Woodland or West Sacramento.  We travel to Elkhorn Park where the Easter Bunny hosts a fun egg hunt.  While on the train, entertainers visit car to car.

$36 Adults & Child $29 (age 2-12).  Optional food & snacks available for sale.

Saturday, April 19    10 am & 2 pm   (Board in West Sacramento)

Sunday,    April 20    10 am & 2 pm   (Board in West Sacramento)

The Home Depot Easter Egg Hunt - New!
8000 Folsom, Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95826 map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
FREE Family Fun Day with egg hunt 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Easter EggStravaganza - Arden Park
1000 La Sirra Drive, Sacramento, CA 95864 map
  • Saturday, April 19, 2014
Carnival games 8:00 - 10:00 Egg Hunt 10:15
Games/Egg Hunt 3.00 pr person.
Pancake breakfast 8:00 - 10:00 $5.00 per person includes pancakes, ham, danish, fruit, orange juice, coffee and hot chocolate.
Easter Eggstravaganza - Rio Linda
810 Oak Lane, Rio Linda, CA 95673 map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Food Vendors, Craft Vendors, Bounce House, Face Painting, Games, Crafts, Music and of course our Bunny Breakfast cooked by our Aqua Knights Swim Team serving breakfast from 8-10am. Our EGG HUNT going from 10-11am, and our Craft Fair happening all day from 9am-2pm.
FREE Easter Egg Hunt - Roseville
1421 Cushendall Drive, Roseville, CA 95747
  • Saturday, April 19th, 9:00 a.m.
View the flyer»
Egg Hunt - Open to The Public
11223 Trinity River Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670 map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Kids up through 5th grade. Bring your own egg basket and join us for a morning of searching for eggs. There will also be bounce houses, climbing wall, carnival games, and a free lunch. Rain or shine.
FREE Easter Egg Hunt - Fremont Presbyterian Church
  • Saturday, April 19th 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Ph. (916) 452-7132
5770 Carlson Drive, Sacramento, CA 95819 map
Egg Hunt for kids, birth – 5th grade.
Crafts, food, games, egg hunt, face painting and bounce houses
Join us for this fabulously fun & free community event!
Annual Easter Egg Hunt - Cameron Park
Rasmussen Park, Mira Loma Drive off of Cameron Park Drive map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
31st Annual Easter Egg Hunt. The Easter Bunny will arrive at the park at 10:00am with the Cameron Park Fire Department and help kick off the big hunt at 10:20am. Individual age groups at 0-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-10. The Easter Bunnies will be available for pictures after the hunt at about 11:00am and face painting and a bounce house will be available for a nominal fee.
Spring EGGstravaganza - Elk Grove
Elk Grove Park map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
$1 for children 2 and under
All others: $5 in advance / $7 at the door.
carnival games, face painting, an egg scramble, petting zoo, inflatable attractions, ladybug releases, family entertainment, and appearances from the Easter Bunny. All activities have a minimal fee. Food available for purchase. 

Breakfast with the Bunny

Saturday - April 19, 2014

8:00 am – 11:00 am 

Pavilion in Elk Grove Park
Enjoy a pancake breakfast with the Easter Bunny. This is co-sponsored by the Pride of Laguna Creek Lions Club. Register early, seating is limited. 
HOPPIN and HUNTIN - Hagen Community Park
Hagen Community Park, Rancho Cordova, CA map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
FREE Egg Hunt for ages 10 and under!
an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast hosted by the Kiwanis Club for just $5 per person (children under 5 are free).contests and prizes, inflatable houses for kids, games, music, face painting and fun for the whole family. 

2014 North Highlands Spring Fling and Community Egg Hunt

Freedom Park Drive and Dudley Blvd, North Sacramento map
Eggstra! Eggstra! Children 12 and under are invited to join the us for our FREE Community Egg Hunt. Come over before the hunt to enjoy a petting zoo, carnival games, a bounce house and much more!
  • Saturday, April 19, 2014, 10:00am-12:00pm
Children will be divided into the following age groups:
Ages 1-4: Hunt begins at 11:00am
Ages 5-8: Hunt begins at 11:10am
Ages 9-12: Hunt begins at 11:20am

Pancake Breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt
601 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento, CA map
  • Saturday, April 19th 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Children $4.00 Grown ups $6.00
Unlimited pancakes, Sausage, Fruit, Juice and coffee 7:00 - 11:30. Carnival games and face painting.
Annual Egg Hunt and Pancake Breakfast - Carmichael Park
5750 Grant Avenue, Carmichael, CA 95608 map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Pancake breakfast 7:00 am 11:00 am. Kids 12 and under 3.00 Grown ups 5.00
Egg Hunt at 10am. Easter Bunny - Crafts - Children's activities - Golden Eggs and more!
Easter Eggstravaganza - Fair Oaks Park
11549 Fair Oaks Blvd., Fair Oaks, CA 95628 map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
FREE egg hunt for children 0-13 years old!
$10 wristband for unlimited carnival games and inflatables, or 50¢ each.
Pancake Breakfast at 8:00 a.m. $5 for adults and $3 for children.
Bayside Free Easter Egg Hunt  - Roseville
8191 Sierra College Blvd, Roseville, CA 95661 map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 10:00 a.m. 
Petting zoo, photo booths, and more with egg hunt at 11:00 a.m.
Spring Eggstravaganza - Folsom
Lembi Park, Folsom, CA 95630 map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
FREE Kiddie carnival and entertainment!
Pancake breakfast 8am for purchase on site. Egg Hunt at 10am.
Spring Egg Hunt - El Dorado Hills
1021 Harvard Way, El Dorado Hills, CA 95762 map
  • Saturday, April 19th, 9:00 - 10:30
Easter Bunny, Arts, Crafts and Egg Hunt at 10 Sharp!
Aqua Egg Hunt same day at 11:00 a.m. but you must pre-register online » or call (916) 933-6624
Spring Eggstravaganza - Fairytale Town
  • Saturday, April 19th, and Sunday, April 20th, 2014 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Easter Blast 2014 - Swanston Park
2350 Northrop Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95825 map
  • Sunday, April 20th, 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
FREE Admission - Games - Egg Hunt - Prizes!
Haggin Oaks for our FREE Easter Egg Hunt and Pancake Breakfast
3645 Fulton Avenue, Sacramento, CA. map
  • Sunday, April 20th 9:30 a.m. Breakfast, Egg Hunt 11:00 a.m.
FREE for kids under 10 years of age and parents can join our complimentary breakfast when accompanied by a child. All eggs filled with candy! Prize eggs will have free golf clubs, stuffed animals for children ten and under.The Easter Bunny and a face painter.
Sacramento History Tour for Kids FREE»
1000 Broadway Sacramento, CA 95818-2105 map
  • April 19th @ 10:00 a.m.
- The tales of pioneers, trappers, railroad men, society women, heroes and villains come to life as we recount the stories of a bygone era and the people who lived it, here in Sacramento. Come see why sometimes, truth is stranger than fiction. This tour is specifically designed for kids in fourth grade and up.
Healthcare Vendor Fair
Held at the Sacramento Convention Center
  • Thursday, April 24th, 4:00 - 8:00
1209 L St, Sacramento, CA 95814
Ph. (916) 546-4383
"This event is open to the public and is FREE to attend. Family, friends, and professionals of all trades are welcome to attend. Come for the food and live music! Network with other professionals and or discover what local business has to offer."
FREE Sacramento Earth Day
  • Saturday, April 19th, 2014 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Southside Park
Food, entertainment, interactive activities and business, non-profit, cultural and government organizations with invaluable and practical information, goods and services for saving money, living healthier, and protecting and celebrating the environment.
YMCA's Healthy Kids Day® - FREE to Everyone!»
Sacramento Central YMCA
2021 W Street, Sacramento, CA 95818 map
Ph. (916) 452-9622
  • Saturday, April 26th, 10:00 - 1:00 
Games, Vendors, Fitness, Dance and class demonstrations, bounces houses, Summer camp registration, Arts and crafts...
Family Fun Fest - Junior League of Sacramento
3901 Land Park Drive, Sacramento (Fairytale Town)
  • Saturday, April 26th 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
District 2 Community Bike Ride (March-June)

Presented by City of Sacramento City Council District 2 Office

March 22-June 28, 2014

Join Councilmember Warren for a morning outdoors. He will spend a few hours biking in District 2 Community and Neighborhoods along the Sacramento Northern Bike Trial.

Bike ride locations:
-April 26: Robla Park (625 Bell Ave)
-May 24: Hagginwood Park (3271 Marysville Blvd)
-June 28: Del Paso Nuevo Park (533 Hayes Ave)

Please be advise that there will be detours from the Bike Trail onto the road ways. The bike tours may be up to 10 miles and may range from 40 minutes up to 2 hours. Refreshments will be provided.

Summer Excursion Train Rides along the River
Days of operation: Saturdays and Sundays; April 5 through September 28, 2014
Hours of operation: Every hour on the hour, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (weather permitting)
Departure location: Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot in Old Sacramento (located on Front Street between J and K Streets).
Tickets: Regular Coach:  $10 adults, $5 youths (ages 6-17), ages 5 and under ride free. 
First Class El Dorado Car:  $20 adults, $15 youths (ages 6-17), ages 5 and under ride free.
 More Things To Do
West Wind Drive-In 
All the latest movies - Great Family Fun!
  • General Admission $7.25 per person
  • Kids Admission 5-11 years, $1.00 per child Younger than 5 are FREE
  • Tuesday is Family Fun Night $5.00 per person
  • 2nd Saturday Art Walk2nd Saturday Art Walk -Sacramento Local Sacramento Galleries display art work.
     California Automobile Museum
    2200 Front Street, Sacramento, CA 95818
    Ph. (916) 442-6802 Open 7 Days a week 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Last Admission: 5:00 PM
    Every Third Thursday of the month: Open until 9:00 PM for Cars Under the Stars
     Fair Oaks Theatre FestivalFair Oaks Theatre Festival Ongoing theater events
    Tickets 8.00 to 20.00 more info>>
    Sacramento Antique FairSacramento Antique Faire
    2300 Front Street, Sacramento, CA 95818
  • Second Saturday of every month
  • Admission 3.00 - Kids under 16 and Parking free.
  • Dates and Time: Sundays 6:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    April 13 -May 11 -June 8 -July 13 -August 10 -September 14 -October 12 -November 9 -December 14
  •  Farmers Market SacramentoCertified Farmers Markets
    Eleven locations where you can purchase fresh fruits, flowers andvegetables! 
  • Most open all year Saturday-Sunday-Tuesday-Wednesday and Thursday and accept EBT.
  • Insight Coffee Roasters - Public Coffee Tasting
  • 1901 8th Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
    Join us for a public cupping every Thursday and Sunday. Checkout thew latest offerings and learn your preferences.
     Visit Sacramento Downtowners' Toastmasters Club and enhance your communication and leadership skills. 
  • Tuesdays at 12:05 p.m
  • 827 7th Street. (old County Administration Bldg) Contact Louise 916-361-1621 to confirm meeting location.
    Parking garage entrance is at 7th & G. Next to light rail and we have bike racks!
    Membership is open to all interested individuals. "an active atmosphere of speaking, listening and enjoying the art of public speaking, all while networking and becoming better leaders in the community."For more details here
    OneFathersLove - Your resource for a better life.All links open in a new window...Please share with someone that needs this information By Victor Stark

                                   Someone You Know Need a Job?
                     Child Care centers free for income eligible
                               Parenting or Pregnancy Help?
               Free Marriage and Family Counseling
    What about Free drug or Alcohol treatment program
        SENIOR CARE FREE Services for Elderly
                                          Help for Special Needs Children
                               Sacramento low Community Clinics
                                                         Low cost Dental Care
    Affordable Housing that is income based rent for low income families and seniors