Public Event Performances
You are invited to the following public 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 will focus on participation, with jam sessions every day. There will even be special Ragtime jams with famous Ragtime piano players. Bring your banjo and Jam-A-Long!
For more information and ticket sales, visit the Banjo-Rama website.
- First & third Sunday Jam Sessions - Our venue for these informal jam sessions is changing. Our next jam session will be held on February 18th at:
Round Table Pizza
1307 Florin Rd
2:00 to 4:00 pm
This is the same place we met in mid-January for our annual meeting.
We are still looking for a venue for our jam sessions. Please watch this space for updates. If you have a suggestion for a good venue, please let us know (see the email address at the bottom of this page).
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.
We have approximately 75 private performances each year. Here are the ones for this month and next:
Friday, February 16th, 2018 1:30 PM to 2:30 PMMercy McMahon Terrace 3865 J Street, Sacramento 95816.
Mardi Gras entertainment. Play appropriate songs.Leader: Marilyn PetersonContact: Princess or Ali 916-733-6821 email@example.com
Wednesday, February 21st, 2018 2:00 PM to 3:00 PMAtria El Camino Gardens 2426 Garfield Ave., Carmichael 95608. Between Fair Oaks and El Camino AvenueLeader: Dave SeagravesContact: Gina 916-488-5722 Gina.Lardie@atriaseniorliving.com
Saturday, February 24th, 2018 3:30 PM to 4:30 PMCarlton Senior Living Elk Grove 6915 Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove 95758.Leader: John GreenContact: Samantha Goll firstname.lastname@example.org 916-714-2404
Saturday, March 24th, 2018 7:30 PM to 8:30 PMMarriott Hotel Rancho Cordova 11211 Point East Drive, Rancho Cordova 95742.
Off of Folsom Blvd. just east of Sunrise Blvd.
This is for the California Council for the Blind Annual Banquet.Leader: Dave SeagravesContact: Paul Shane email@example.comT
- Banjo-Rama, April 22 & 23, 2017. This year's event washeld at the Elks Lodge in Carmichael. The 4-string banjo event of the year! Shows, workshops, vendors, jam sessions.
- 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.