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  • Feb
    25 Sun
    2024 Wedding Showcase

    2024 Wedding Showcase

    Sacramento, CA
    United States
    Show at 11:00 AM
    VIP: $25.00

    GENERAL ADMISSION Public Onsale: April 28, 2023 6:00 AM to February 25, 2024 2:00 PM
    VIP Public Onsale: September 27, 2023 4:51 PM to February 25, 2024 2:00 PM


    Wedding Showcase, Northern California’s premier wedding show will feature the most sought-after wedding professionals, venues, photographers, entertainment, attire, decor and more from all corners of California. Wedding Showcase is your one stop shop for the best of the best. Come meet vendors in person and spark inspiration from your big day to the life you are building in the future and explore exclusive offers and giveaways without the inconvenience of driving all over Northern California. Visit our website to view Wedding Showcase’s experts that are here to bring your vision to life.

    Experience the epitome of luxury with our VIP Ticket Package! This exclusive offer includes four tickets for you and your guests, ensuring a memorable group experience at the event. Enjoy the privilege of early access at 10:30am, beating the crowds to immerse yourself in the excitement. 

    Quench your thirst with one complimentary Mimosa or Bloody Mary served in a stylish souvenir cup. Dive into the world of premium event perks with a swag bag filled with exclusive goodies, curated just for our VIP guests. From limited-edition merchandise to special treats, our swag bags are a testament to the VIP treatment you deserve. 

    But that's not all – as a VIP ticket holder, you'll gain access to exclusive raffles and giveaways, giving you the chance to win incredible prizes that are reserved just for our most esteemed guests. 

    Clear Bag Policy
    Guests can carry in blankets and jackets as long as they are readily available for screening at entry. Guests can bring in parental bags as long as they are readily available for screening at entry. Exceptions will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection and screening.

    See here for further information on the Clear Bag Policy.

    Unaccompanied Minors Policy
    With safety being the top priority of the CA State Fair & Food Festival, it is required that all youth under the age of eighteen (18) are required to be accompanied by a parent/guardian (adult – age 21+) to be admitted into the California Exposition & State Fair grounds. Any person entering may be asked to show a valid California Driver License or Identification Card or other Government issued ID. Each adult can only chaperone 5 minors at a time. Groups larger than 5 minors require an additional chaperone for every 5 minors. The chaperone (parent/adult) are required to remain on the property while the minors are on the property.

    See here for further information about the Unaccompanied Minor Policy. 

    $15.00 - $25.00
  • Apr
    13 Sat

    Monster Truck Nitro Tour

    Sacramento, CA
    United States
    Show at 12:00 PM
    1:30PM ADULT (13 AND OVER): $29.90
    1:30PM CHILD (3-12): $19.90
    1:30PM VIP: $39.50
    1:30PM PIT PARTY PASS: $10.00
    7:30PM ADULT (13 AND OVER): $29.90
    7:30PM CHILD (3-12): $19.90
    7:30PM VIP: $39.50
    7:30PM PIT PARTY PASS: $10.00

    1:30PM ADULT (13 AND OVER) / 1:30PM CHILD (3-12) / 1:30PM VIP / 1:30PM PIT PARTY PASS Public Onsale: January 25, 2024 1:57 PM to April 27, 2024 2:00 PM
    7:30PM ADULT (13 AND OVER) / 7:30PM CHILD (3-12) / 7:30PM VIP / 7:30PM PIT PARTY PASS Public Onsale: January 25, 2024 1:57 PM to April 27, 2024 8:00 PM

    SACRAMENTO, CA will be motorsport entertainment’s epicenter with the nation’s most competitive MONSTER TRUCKS as the Monster Truck Nitro Tour invades CAL EXPO on APRIL 13TH for TWO MONSTER SHOWS! See these incredible 10,000-pound, car crushing giants compete in racing, wheelie contests, and then rock the house with amazing freestyle action during the Monster Truck Nitro Tour! Plus, you can meet the drivers and see the trucks up close at the pre-event Autograph Pit Party! Pit Party begins an hour and a half prior to the event.

    $10.00 - $39.50
  • Jun
    15 Sat

    The Crawdad Festival

    Sacramento, CA
    United States
    11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
    MILITARY: $15.00
    VIP: $100.00
    SENIOR: $15.00

    MILITARY / VIP / SENIOR / GENERAL ADMISSION Public Onsale: February 9, 2024 12:28 PM to June 16, 2024 8:00 PM

    Calling all Northern Californians! The Crawdad Festival is serving up Cajun flavors in Sacramento! Come join us for the 2nd annual Crawdad Festival on Fathers Day Weekend, June 15-16, 2024.

    The Crawdad Festival unites communities in Northern California over the Father's Day Weekend, offering a diverse, multicultural, family-oriented outdoor event deeply rooted in culture.

    Immerse yourself in a crawfish extravaganza, featuring thousands of pounds of crawfish from various stations and a delectable taste of Cajun-inspired dishes like alligator, frog legs, étouffée, gumbo, jambalaya, and much more! Dive into a weekend filled with live entertainment, including Zydeco, Cajun, Blues, R&B, Country and Louisiana-based Rock & Roll, featuring special performances by well-known recording artists such as Con Funk Shun.

    Witness the vibrant Second Line Parade, indulge in carnival rides and games. Enter the raffles for a chance to win exciting prizes such as a cruise or vacation for two! Explore a diverse array of shopping options, enjoy the Car Show showcasing the best of Northern California’s Classic Cars.

    Don't forget to snap a photo with the Crawdad Mascot, a crowd favorite! Participate in an exciting lineup suitable for the entire family. This year's event at Cal Expo is set to be an unforgettable one, —don't miss out!

    Save-the-date and purchase your tickets early!

    $15.00 - $100.00
  • Oct
    26 Sat
    Oddities & Curiosities 2024

    Oddities & Curiosities 2024

    Sacramento, CA
    United States
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

    SATURDAY GENERAL ADMISSION Public Onsale: November 22, 2023 10:58 AM to October 26, 2024 3:00 PM
    SUNDAY GENERAL ADMISSION Public Onsale: November 22, 2023 10:58 AM to October 27, 2024 3:00 PM
    SATURDAY RAT TAXIDERMY CLASS Public Onsale: November 30, 2023 9:54 AM to October 26, 2024 3:00 PM
    SUNDAY AM ENTOMOLOGY CLASS Public Onsale: November 30, 2023 9:57 AM to October 27, 2024 10:00 AM
    SUNDAY PM ENTOMOLOGY CLASS Public Onsale: November 30, 2023 9:58 AM to October 27, 2024 1:00 PM

    The Oddities & Curiosities Expo showcases hand selected vendors, dealers, artists and small businesses with all things weird. You'll find items such as: taxidermy, preserved specimens, original artwork, horror/halloween inspired pieces, antiques, handcrafted oddities, creepy clothing, odd jewelry, animal skulls/bones, funeral collectibles & much more. We truly have something weird for everyone at our shows. All items you see at our shows are legal to own and sustainably sourced.

    We provide a safe place for anyone to come and discover new artists, meet new friends and be surrounded by an amazing community of like-minded people. We pride ourselves in being a completely "DIY" ran show from start to finish. We find so much joy in being able to provide a place where you can feel at home surrounded by others that share the same interests.

    The Oddities & Curiosities Expo does not discriminate on the bases of race, sexual orientation, gender preference (or lack thereof), age, religious beliefs, political beliefs, etc. We do not tolerate racism, sexism, homophobia, transphobia, xenophobia, or any other sign of hate in our show. The O&C Expo is a safe place for people of all races, colors and preferences. If you don't hold these same values, we are not the show for you.

    We are the first and original international event exclusively showcasing oddities vendors and dark artists. We are a one of a kind event and the first to do what we specialize in. We take tremendous pride in this and hope to gain your support along the way.

    Taxidermy Class Hosted by Heather Clark of The Sleeping Sirens Arts and Oddities

    In this engaging and informative workshop, students will have the unique opportunity to explore the art of taxidermy, gaining insights into the history, techniques, and ethical considerations behind this captivating art form. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, an art lover, or simply curious about the process, this class is suitable for beginners and animal lovers of all backgrounds.

    Entomology Class / Butterfly Pinning and Preservation Workshop

    In this hands-on workshop, students will gain a comprehensive understanding of butterfly pinning techniques and preservation methods. Whether you're a beginner with no prior experience or an enthusiast looking to refine your skills, this class is designed to accommodate all levels of interest and expertise.

    $10.00 - $225.00

1600 Exposition Blvd.
Sacramento, CA
United States
1600 Exposition Blvd Sacramento, California 95815