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15 events this weekend in Northern California

From daytime adventures to nightlife, here's what Northern California's got planned for your Fathers Day/Juneteenth weekend.

SACRAMENTO COUNTY, Calif. — If you think Ferris wheel rides, Fathers Day cookouts, or reptilian expos sound fun, that goes to show there's something for everyone this weekend in Northern California.

The weather this weekend will be cooling down, reaching highs in the upper 70s and mid-80s with a slight breeze, so gather up some friends, maybe family members, or even go solo but head out and enjoy the start of summer.

Whether you'd like to go out, stay in, or a bit of both, here are some events for your weekend! 

Events

73rd Annual Solano County Fair

The Ferris wheel will be spinning and the deep-frying oil will be sizzling as Solano County’s County Fair returns after a two-year hiatus! “Bales of Fun” is the theme and there will be carnival rides, fair food, live entertainment, and lots of livestock.

  • 12 p.m. – 10 p.m. Saturday, June 18, and Sunday, June 19
  • Located at the Solano County Fairgrounds (900 Fairgrounds Dr., Vallejo)
  • Organized by the Solano County Fairgrounds
  • More information about this event HERE.

We will see you TOMORROW Solano County! Join us at the #SCFair2022 this Thursday, June 16th - Sunday, June 19th for...

Posted by Solano County Fairgrounds on Wednesday, June 15, 2022

2022 Front Street Brewfest

This is Front Street Animal Shelter's 3rd annual Brewfest, featuring food trucks, 40+ regional breweries, live music from local DJs, mini-golf, cars, and access to the shelter to see pets up for adoption! 

  • 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at Front Street Animal Shelter (2127 Front St., Sacramento)
  • Organized by Front Street Animal Shelter
  • More information about this event HERE.

We're SO excited to bring back our Front Street Brewfest! Pints for puppies, kegs for kittens - and Sacramento's animal...

Posted by Front Street Animal Shelter - City of Sacramento on Friday, May 20, 2022

Elysium Live

An exclusive showcase of Sacramento artistry, Elysium Live will feature musical acts, comedians, local vendors, a fashion show, and all the best music and art! This is also the closing celebration for the Wide Open Walls mural festival.

  • 6:30 p.m. – 10 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at The Bank (629 J St., Sacramento) 
  • Organized by Brandon Alxndr
  • More information about this event HERE

V101 Summer Jam ‘22

The V101.1 Summer Jam is back and better than ever! There will be live performances by Nelly, Blackstreet, Ginuwine, The Ying Yang Twins, Baby Bash, and more. 

A L M 😎 S T We gettin REAL close to showtime!!! V101 Summer Jam ‘22 hits the stage this Saturday at the Thunder Valley...

Posted by WorldOne Presents on Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Reptilian Nation Expo

Come and discover thousands of interesting and scaley reptiles, amphibians, arachnids, isopods, supplies, and more! 

  • 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at The Roebbelen Center (700 Event Center Dr., Roseville)
  • Organized by The Reptilian Nation Expo
  • More information about this event HERE.
Posted by Reptilian Nation Expo -Sacramento Metro on Monday, May 23, 2022

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Fathers Day Events

California Automobile Museum Father's Day Sunday Drives

Bring your pops for a free ride (with paid museum admission) in one of the many cars and enjoy all of Sacramento's car culture!

  • 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at California Automobile Museum (2200 Front St., Sacramento)
  • Organized by the California Automobile Museum
  • More information about this event HERE.

Looking for a special Father's Day event? Bring dad to the California Automobile Museum this Father's Day. Enjoy a FREE...

Posted by California Automobile Museum on Sunday, June 5, 2022

Pops in the Park McKinley

Bring a lawn chair, bring your father or father figure, and come enjoy the summer Pops In the Park concert series featuring local talent, local art, local food and drink vendors, and fun!

  • 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at McKinley Park (601 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento)
  • Organized by East Sac Pops in the Park
  • More information about this event HERE
Posted by East Sac Pops in the Park on Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Celebrating Every OSM Dad

Celebrate your awesome dad or father figure at Old Sugar Mill! There will be free admission, food trucks on-site, wine tastings, and live performances! 

  • 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at Old Sugar Mill (35265 Willow Ave., Clarksburg)
  • Organized by Old Sugar Mill
  • More information about this event HERE

1st Annual Father's Day Ribfest and Carshow

Thank your dad for being awesome and bringing him to this Ribfest, filled with live music, ribs, games, ribs, and more ribs! There will be a rib cookoff as well as a car show featuring all the hottest hotrods!

  • 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday, June 19
  • Located at the County Fair Fashion Mall (1264 E Gibson Rd., Woodland)
  • Organized by Trokas Perronas and Elk Grove GMC
  • More information about this event HERE.
Posted by Trokas Perronas on Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Father's Day Cigar Event

Time to bust out the fedoras and the patent leather shoes because it's time to celebrate your father or father figure right. Come to Our Place Event Space and Kitchen's courtyard and enjoy drinks, food, games, and hand-rolled Cuban cigars. 

  • 12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at Our Place Event Space & Kitchen (1107 Firehouse Alley, Sacramento)
  • Organized by Our Place Event Space & Kitchen
  • More information about this event HERE. 

Juneteenth Events

Celebrating Juneteenth at DOCO

Downtown Common's main plaza will be filled with live music, poetry, dancing, and more to celebrate Juneteenth. This will also feature local artists including artwork displays, R&B and Hip Hop, local DJs, spoken word performances, and African dance.

Posted by DOCO Sacramento on Monday, June 13, 2022

Stockton's 46th Annual Juneteenth Festival

Celebrate Juneteenth in Stockton and enjoy live performances, food, vendors, poetry, history, a fashion show, and much more. This is a time to remember and celebrate black excellence from the past, present, and future in our community.

Ok Stockton and Surrounding Areas! We are. just 2 weeks away from our 46th annual event! Check out a quick intro to SOME of o ut main stage entertainers and Host! Vendors, you have until June 10th to get involved! Visit www.stocktonjuneteenth.org for more information or to register and pay your fees!

Posted by Stockton Juneteenth on Saturday, June 4, 2022

Last Supper Society's Hella Juneteenth Weekender

On Saturday, Last Supper Society will be bringing 3 Bravo Top Chef alums to the city of Sacramento for "The Black Supper" to explore food from the past, present, and future with an 8-course meal with curated wine pairings, live jazz, a panel discussion, and an afterparty. On Sunday, there will be a Cookout featuring black-owned restaurants and vendors, so bring your friends and family, pull up, and fix yourself a plate! 

  • 5 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Saturday, June 18, and 2 p.m. – 10 p.m. Sunday, June 19
  • Located at Tiger Bar + Restaurant (722 K St., Sacramento)
  • Organized by Last Supper Society
  • More information about this event HERE

Juneteenth U.S.A. 2022 at Negro Bar

A day filled with family fun, games, and food to celebrate Juneteenth! There will be local vendors, local entertainment, and history to be made. 

  • 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at the Negro Bar Folsom Lake State Recreation Area Entrance (9698 Greenback Ln, Folsom)
  • Organized by the Juneteenth U.S.A. Planning Committee
  • More information about this event HERE.
Posted by Eventbrite on Thursday, June 2, 2022

Juneteenth @ 40 Acres Block Party

The 2nd annual Juneteenth Block Party will be filled with art, music, food, and entertainment. There will also be live music and entertainment on the main stage, opportunities to support local black-owned street vendors and enjoy a variety of cultural food, and a kids zone for active kids and interactive activities!

  • 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday, June 18
  • Located at Esther's Park (3408 3rd Ave., Sacramento)
  • Organized by St. Hope
  • More information about this event HERE

Come out and celebrate with us at St.HOPE's upcoming annual Juneteenth Block Party! There will be great music,...

Posted by St. HOPE on Monday, June 13, 2022

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