Each year, the Sacramento Area Creeks Council coordinates a week-long, community-wide cleanup of area creeks, culminating in a fun Saturday celebration event. SASD is one of many partnering organizations that help sponsor Creek Week. Look for us at our booth during the celebration!
Kids Day in the Park has been a favorite Rancho Cordova special event for nearly 30 years. It’s a festival filled with fun activities for small children and families. This year’s theme is Get Your Game On—focusing on healthy bodies and good sportsmanship.
Look for our booth in Hagan Park. As always, we’ll provide some fun activities for kids and some educational tips and tools for parents to keep the sewers flowing smoothly!
Sacramento’s annual Yarmarka multicultural festival attracts thousands of people each year. Originating from traditional Slavic marketplace fairs of the 19th century, the Yamarka festival evolved into elaborate events with musicians, dancers, and artists performing in the town square surrounded by local merchants.
This all-day-event features bands and solo performers on a concert stage, entertainment and games for the children, picnics, food booths, arts and crafts, souvenirs, and products from local merchants.
DATE: May 20, 2017
TIME: 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
LOCATION: Southside Park, 2115 6th Street, Sacramento
The annual Elk Grove Giant Pumpkin Festival welcomes guests of all ages to Elk Grove Regional Park over the first weekend in October. What began in 1994 as a small harvest celebration is now Elk Grove’s largest family festival and attracts an estimated 45,000 guests each year!
Some of California’s heftiest pumpkins will weigh off at the festival. The festival has something for everyone with many attractions, including the Elk Grove World Pumpkin Pie Eating Championship, pumpkin derby, pumpkin recipe contest, scarecrow-making contest, kids’ zone, live entertainment, an art walk, crafts, pumpkin food, and a race across the lake between giant pumpkin boats!
Hosted by the Cosumnes Community Services District (CSD) Parks and Recreation Department in partnership with many sponsors
DATE: October 7 and 8, 2017
TIME: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
LOCATION: Elk Grove Regional Park, 9950 Elk Grove-Florin Road, Elk Grove
Touch‐a‐Truck is an educational community event that provides children a hands‐on opportunity to see and touch heavy machinery and meet the people who operate it. Funds raised from this event support community programs, including Read & Feed, Kids in the Kitchen, Done in a Day, and other programs and events serving the greater Sacramento community.
SASD is committed to to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. If you are having trouble accessing information on this site, or if you would like to bring a site issue to our attention, please send us a message.
PDF files: PDF files on this site require Adobe Acrobat Reader, available as a free download.