SACRAMENTO BANJO BAND

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Public Event Performances

You are invited to the following public events:

  • First & third Sundays (2:00-4:00 pm) - These are informal jam sessions held at Straw Hat Pizza Parlor at 2929 Mather Field Rd., Rancho Cordova, CA 95670-5417 (Mather Field Rd exit north off of Hwy 50). 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.

    NOTE: Due to a scheduling conflict (see Upcoming Events below) there will be no jam session on Sunday, June 18th.

Upcoming Events

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

  • Sunday, June 4th, 2017 – 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Raley Field 400 Ballpark Dr, West Sacramento 95691.

    From Capital City Fwy West, take Jefferson Blvd toward West Sacramento. Keep right on offramp, turn left on Fifth street, then right onto Ballpark Drive.

    This is the annual walk for arthritis.  More details will be forthcoming.

    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Wendy Maihack 209-610-7680 jwmusicianurse35@gmail.com
  • Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 – 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM
    Greek Orthodox church Senior League 614 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento 95816.
    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Terry Kastanis 916-455-5682 tkastanis@comcast.net
  • Friday, June 9th, 2017 – 8:45 AM to 9:15 AM
    David Lubin Elementary School 3535 M St., Sacramento 95816.
    Leader: Dave Seagraves
  • Wednesday, June 14th, 2017 – 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
    Mercy McMahon Terrace 3865 J Street, Sacramento 95816.
    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: ali True (916) 733-6821 ali@mercymcmahonterrace.org
  • Sunday, June 18th, 2017 – 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Atria El Camino Gardens 2426 Garfield Ave., Carmichael 95608. Between Fair Oaks and El Camino Avenue
    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Gina 916-488-5722
  • Tuesday, July 4th, 2017 – 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
    Mercy McMahon Terrace 3865 J Street, Sacramento 95816.
    Contact: Ali True (916) 733-6821 ali@mercymcmahonterrace.org
  • Friday, July 28th, 2017 – 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    Country Club Manor 2100 Butano Drive, Sacramento 95825.
    Contact: Cindy Kvick, 916-481-9240, ckvick_ccmanor@att.net

 

Past Events

  • 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.