- Our list of the best things to do in Sacramento, California, features the top 339 nearby activities — including 142 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Sacramento, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Food & Drink, Sports & Fitness, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 47 things to do within the city of Sacramento, CA , followed by 294 popular activities in nearby cities, including Folsom, Davis, Carmichael, Elk Grove, Fair Oaks, Citrus Heights, West Sacramento, Roseville, Rocklin, Woodland, Rancho Cordova, El Dorado Hills, Lincoln, Orangevale, North Highlands, Avalon and Orange
Blue Rock Springs Park is a combination outdoor recreation venue and historical site. There are a handful of historic buildings along with large picnic areas, open play sections, children's playground equipment, and a hiking trail.
96% 412 votes
10791 E. Empire St, Grass Valley, CA 95945 MoreLess Info
From 1850 to it closing in 1956, the Empire Mine State Historic Park produced more than 5.8 million ounces of gold. The park still contains many of the original mine buildings, the owner's cottage, mining tunnels and a restored garden.
For a look at one of the richest and largest gold mines in California, visitors check out Bourne Cottage. The mine was closed in 1956 after producing over 5 million ounces of gold and now guests can enjoy tours of the area.
80% 5 votes
Benicia Community Park, Community Park Drive, Benicia, CA 94510 MoreLess Info
Benicia Skatepark offers skateboarders an Olympic bowl and kidney pool. The park provides a section that tunnels though a pipe area waterfalling into another bowl. There is also a small stair and some ledges around the outside of the park.
The Del Oro Theatre features movies as well as live performances such as 'The Nutcracker'. The theatre has a movie club, features live opera performances, and also has 9 auditoriums that are fitted with state-of-the-art sound and picture technology.
Located on a hillside overlooking Nevada County, Lucchesi Vineyards provides a view of the nearby Sierra Nevada Mountains. Lucchesi offers wine tastings and gift items at the downtown tasting room along with a Christmas celebration and Thursday night events.