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 temporarily suspended all public performances due to the coronavirus pandemic. Please watch this page for future scheduled events.

  • Thursday, June 25th, 2020 – 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
    Atria El Camino Gardens 2426 Garfield Ave., Carmichael 95608. Between Fair Oaks and El Camino Avenue
    Contact: Gina Lardie 916-488-5722
  • Friday, July 3rd, 2020 – 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Hilltop Commons, Grass Valley 131 Eureka Street, Grass Valley, CA 95945.

    Go North 23 miles from Auburn on Hwy 49.  At exit 182A, take ramp right toward Grass Valley.  Turn left onto S. Auburn Street.  Turn right onto E. Main Street.  Turn left onto Murphy Street.  Turn right onto Eureka Street.  Turn left onto Hilltop to  location.

    Play some patriotic tunes.

    Contact: Activities Director 530-272-5274
  • Saturday, July 18th, 2020 – 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
  • Tuesday, July 21st, 2020 – 1:45 PM to 2:45 PM
    Camden Springs Ret. Community 8476 Sheldon Rd., Elk Grove 95624.
    Contact: Chelsea Erbe 916-714-6565
  • Friday, July 31st, 2020 – 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    Carlton Senior Living Sacramento 1075 Fulton Avenue, Sacramento 95825.

    This in the FRONT (Sacramento) building.

    Contact: Roiee 916-971-4800

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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.