Weekend Family Fun
It looks like it’s going to be a very hot weekend. Try to stay cool – there are several great indoor events going on this weekend to help you stay cool. Have a great one!
Hello Kitty’s Supercute Friendship Festival at Sleep Train Arena – Hello Kitty’s Supercute Friendship Festival is an interactive musical event for friends of all ages. Join Hello Kitty and her supercute friends including Dear Daniel, My Melody and more, in a fun celebration that includes festivities, multi-stage live performances, guest engagement, DJ-driven dancing with dance group KRU HK, interactive exhibits, art, fashion, photo opportunities, event-exclusive collectibles, and more. June 26-28. Check the website for show times and ticket availability.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Ice Cream Fantasy at Fairytale Town – Enjoy all-you-can-eat Crystal ice cream while you celebrate Shakespeare’s fairy-themed play. This magical midsummer’s evening features multiple ice cream tasting stations, live entertainment, hands-on activities, an olde worlde marketplace. Don’t forget to dress up in your favorite fairy or Rennaisance costumes! Saturday, June 27 from 5-9 pm.
Solstice Stroll at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center – Join a Naturalist for a hike through the Nature Center preserve to find out what changes take place as summer officially makes its debut. June 27, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm.
Get Energized! at the Roseville Utility Exploration Center – Bring the family down to enjoy a day full of energy exploration. Build your own solar race car and challenge your friends to a duel. Take part in hands-on experiments in the Energy Olympics, cook some tasty snacks while discovering a renewable cooking source, and learn what your family can do to stay cool this summer and how to save money doing it. June 27, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm.
Sacramento Fire Station Open House – Bring the family down to Firehouse #10 at 5642 66th Street for a fun afternoon of touring the firehouse, meeting firefighters, and taking a look at their equipment. June 27, 2:00-4:00 pm.
UV Bracelets at the Discovery Museum – Make your own UV indicator bracelet. Kids can craft a bracelet that changes color when exposed to UV light. Learn about different types of light in the Space Quest! exhibit. For kids ages 12 and under. June 27-28, 12:30-4:00 pm.
Tools and Tales at the Effie Yeaw Nature Center – Head inside the center and enjoy some tantalizing tales of creatures, people, and nature. Get a chance to view replica Maidu artifacts made from the gifts of the earth and learn about their many uses. June 28, 1:30-2:30 pm.