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:

  • Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 – 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Atria El Camino Gardens 2426 Garfield Ave., Carmichael 95608. Between Fair Oaks and El Camino Avenue
    Leader: Marilyn Peterson
    Contact: 916-488-5722
  • Friday, October 19th, 2018 – 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Campus Commons Seniors Community 22 Cadillac Drive, Sacramento 95825.
    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Barbara Higley
  • Saturday, October 27th, 2018 – 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    Atria Covell Gardens 1111 Alvarado Ave., Davis 95616.
    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Kathryn Green 530-756-0700
  • Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 – 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Winding Commons 6017 Winding Way, Carmichael 95608.

    Play for their Halloween happy hour.

    Leader: Marilyn Peterson
    Contact: Mary Singewald 916-485-0100
  • Sunday, November 11th, 2018 – 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Golden Pond Retirement Community 3415 Mayhew Road, Sacramento 95827.

    From Hwy 50 go south on Bradshaw, turn right onto Goethe, turn right onto Mayhew to address.

    Veteran's Day.  Play patriotic songs.

    Contact: Lupe 916-273-2542
  • Saturday, November 17th, 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

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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.