Photo of Mayor Darrell Steinberg by Robert Durell

Unity Center Block Party
August 26, 2017

Event
Unity Center Block Party
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
FREE 

Join us for Unity Center Block Party on Sat., Aug. 26 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm! Highlights include:

  • FREE admission to the Unity Center at California Museum, an all-new 4,000 sq. ft. exhibition inspiring community activism through interactive exhibits highlighting the state’s civil rights history, plus all current exhibits (10:00 am – 4:00 pm)

  • Civil rights panel discussion with Dolores Huerta of the Dolores Huerta Foundation, Stuart Milk of the Harvey Milk Foundation, California State Sen. Holly Mitchell (D, 30) and Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn moderated by Lisa Ling of CNN’s “This is Life with Lisa Ling* (10:30 – 11:30 am)

  • Welcome address from Mayor Darrell Steinberg (12:00 pm)

  • Music, spoken word & dance performances by Aloha Dancers, DJ Rock Bottom, Far East Dragon Lion Dance Association, Instituto Mazatlán Bellas Artes de Sacramento, Maquilli Tonatiuh Aztec Dancers, Sacramento Gay Men’s Chorus, Sacramento Taiko Dan & Winnemem Wintu Tribe (11:30 am – 4:00 pm)

  • Hands-on activism demonstrations & kids’ activities including community mural, screen printing & more (10:00 am – 4:00 pm)

  • Food trucks including Cousins Maine Lobster, Flavor Face, Nacho Truck & Wandering Boba (11:00 am – 4:00 pm)

  • Beer garden featuring Bike Dog Brewing Company, Jackrabbit Brewing Company & Rubicon Brewing Company for attendees 21+ with valid ID (12:00 pm – 4:00 pm)

  • FREE public transportation on Sac RT’s Light Rail with printed flyer**

  • $5.00 flat rate parking in the garage located directly across the street from the Museum at 1520 10th Street from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm

  • Much more — don’t miss it!

*Panel discussion limited to a maximum of 250 attendees. Seating available on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 10:00 am. Event also available to watch on a live webcast, visit CaliforniaMuseum.org/panel for links and more information.

**See flyer for restrictions & additional information.