Public Event Performances

You are invited to the following public events:

  • First & third Sunday Jam Sessions - We are back permanently at the Straw Hat on Mather Field Road in Rancho Cordova, but our hours have changed: we jam from 1:00 to 3:00 in the afternoon.

    Banjo players are welcome to sit in. Everyone is welcome to enjoy the music for free. Excellent pizza and other refreshments available for purchase. Fan clips of jams.

Upcoming Events

We have approximately 75 private performances each year. Here are the ones for this month and next:

  • Saturday, August 18th, 2018 – 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Arcade Creek Manor 6546 Auburn Blvd., Citrus Heights 95621.

    I-80 to Greenback Ln., left on Auburn to address.

    Ice Cream Social.  Maybe sing-a-long.

    Contact: Karen Thomas 916-721-0915
  • Friday, September 7th, 2018 – 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    Merryhill School 9036 Calvine Rd., Sacramento (Elk Grove area) 95829.

    Go South on Hwy 99, go off at Calvine Road, Go East on Calvine to address.

    This is for their grandparents luncheon.  Outdoors.

    Contact: Robin Kemmer 916-689-7322
  • Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 – 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    Country Club Manor 2100 Butano Drive, Sacramento 95825.
    Contact: Cindy Kvick 916-481-9240
  • Thursday, September 27th, 2018 – 1:45 PM to 2:45 PM
    Camden Springs Ret. Community 8476 Sheldon Rd., Elk Grove 95624.
    Contact: Chelsea 916-714-6565
  • Saturday, September 29th, 2018 – 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove 6915 Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove 95758.
    Contact: Samantha Goll 916-714-2404


Past Events

  • Banjo-Jam-A-Rama - April 6, 7 & 8, 2018
    The Courtyard by Marriott, near Arden Mall and Cal Expo
    THE Sacramento Banjo event of the year! Shows, Bands, Stars, Workshops, Vendors, Jam Sessions! This year's event focused on participation, with jam sessions every day. There were even special Ragtime jams with famous Ragtime piano players. A marvellous time was had by all!
  • Sacramento Music Festival - May 26-29, 2017 - Old Town, Sacramento. The Sacramento Music Festival is a four-day, all-day party featuring LIVE music, 100 unique performances, street dancing, animated parades, instruments booming, and great food and drink in an energetic atmosphere.