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.
  • Plan now to attend our annual Banjo-Rama, April 22 & 23, 2017. This year's event will be held at the Elks Lodge in Carmichael.

Upcoming Events

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

  • Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 – 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: Gina 916-488-5722
  • Friday, February 17th, 2017 – 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    Campus Commons Seniors Community 22 Cadillac Drive, Sacramento 95825.
    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Barbara Higley, 916-929-6003
  • Saturday, February 18th, 2017 – 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Carlton Senior Living Davis 2726 - 5th Street, Davis, CA 95618.

    From Hwy 80 West, take Mace Blvd. exit.  Turn right and go 0.4 mile to Alhambra Drive.  Turn left and go 0.6 mile to 5th Street.  Turn left and go 0.8 mile to address on left.  Park on facility grounds or next door at coffee shop.

    Leader: Dave Seagraves
    Contact: Pamela Roy 530-564-7002 proy@carltonseniorliving.com
  • Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 – 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    Brookdale Greenhaven Assisted Living 6350 Riverside Blvd., Sacrmento, CA 95831.

    Theme is the Swing Era.

    Leader: Marilyn Peterson
    Contact: Katherine Kaveta, email katherine.kaveta@brookdale.com
  • Tuesday, February 28th, 2017 – 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
    Mercy McMahon Terrace 3865 J Street, Sacramento 95816.
    Leader: Marilyn Peterson
    Contact: Ali True (916) 733-6821 ali@mercymcmahonterrace.org
  • Saturday, March 11th, 2017 – 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
    Carlton Senior Living Elk Grove 6915 Elk Grove Blvd., Elk Grove 95758.
    Contact: Katherine Kaveta, email kkaveta@carltonseniorliving.com phone 916-714-2404
  • Friday, March 17th, 2017 – 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Vintage the Retirement Residence 2145 W Kettleman Lane, Lodi 95242.

    St. Patrick's Day.  Play our Irish songs.

    Contact: Kassandera, (209) 365-0282, kassandera.fromm@holidaytouch.com
  • Saturday, March 25th, 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

 

Past Events

  • Banjo-Rama - May 12-15, 2016 - Lions Gate Hotel, Sacramento. The 4-string banjo event of the year! Shows, workshops, vendors, jam sessions.
  • Sacramento Music Festival - May 27-30, 2016 - 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.