Some of the famous Sacramento events and festivals are:
- California State Fair: The popular festival is almost 150 years old now and has a gigantic following. All kinds of fun activities like soccer, thoroughbred racing, pie eating, animal shows and love music by some of the biggest bands in the country take place in July during the festival.
- George Na’ope Hula Festival: The festival aims at promoting and showcasing the cultures of Hawaii through hula dance, Hawaiian food and drinks. Usually the festival is held in July.