SACRAMENTO BANJO BAND

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

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:

  • Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018 – 11:30 AM to 12:30 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.

    Play some patriotic tunes.

    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Tobias 916-369-0331 activities@crmscommunities.com
  • Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 – 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
    Mercy McMahon Terrace 3865 J Street, Sacramento 95816.

    Play some patriotic songs for July 4th.  THIS IS OUTDOORS.  SHADE AND WATER WILL BE PROVIDED.

    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Princess/Ali 916-733-6821 Ali@mercymcmahonterrace.org
  • Thursday, July 5th, 2018 – 2:30 PM to 3:30 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.

    Carpooling is suggested.

    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Sabrina 530-272-5274 hilltop-ad@raystoneinc.com
  • Thursday, July 19th, 2018 – 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    Eskaton Lodge Granite Bay 8550 Barton Road , Granite Bay 95746.

    FROM HWY 80 GO EAST ON DOUGLAS BLVD TO BARTON ROAD.

    GO SOUTH ON BARTON ROAD TO ADDRESS.

    Contact: Dina Jones 916-789-0326 dina.jones@eskaton.org
  • 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

 

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!
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  • 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.