Sacramento's Concerts in the Park are your free ticket to the hottest summer spot for Friday nights downtown! Music addicts and happy-hour junkies flock to Sacramento's Cesar Chavez Plaza to enjoy live music, fresh air, good food, and the famous beer garden.
Beginning with the prologue through the streets of downtown San Francisco and traveling 650 miles over the next week, more than 150 of the world's best professional cyclists will race in the second Amgen Tour of California, traveling through host cities Sausalito, Santa Rosa, Sacramento, Stockton, San Jose, Seaside, San Luis Obispo, Solvang, Santa Barbara, and Santa Clarita, concluding in Long Beach.
Thirteen leaders, trailblazers, and legends have become the first inductees to the new California Hall of Fame, a new institution celebrating extraordinary Californians and their lasting contributions to the state, nation, and world. On December 6, Cesar Chavez, Walt Disney, Amelia Earhart, Clint Eastwood, Frank Gehry, David Ho, Billie Jean King, John Muir, Ronald Reagan, Sally Ride, Alice Walker, and the Hearst and Packard families became the inaugural inductees through a formal state ceremony at The California Museum for History, Women and the Arts in Sacramento, the home of the new California Hall of Fame.