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:

  • 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 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,
  • 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


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.