After much anticipation, Sacramento will have a brand-new downtown arena, the Golden 1 Center. There will be an Open House at the arena for the public on Saturday, October 1 from 11am to 3pm, and its inaugural event will be the Paul McCartney concert on Tuesday, October 4 and Wednesday, October 5, both shows starting at 8:00pm. Golden 1 Center is also the permanent home of the Sacramento Kings NBA basketball team. Click here for a full list of Golden 1 Center events and read on for details on how to get to and from the arena car free. More Capitol Corridor’s Service to Golden 1 Center in Sacramento
Whether you’re enjoying some Appalachian mountain music in Berkeley, Blues in Martinez, celebrating the history of the San Francisco Fire Department, or eating affordable, sustainable food in Oakland, get ready for a fun-filled weekend along the Capitol Corridor! More Weekend Picks: Berkeley Old Time Music Festival, Martinez Blues Festival, Oakland Eat Real Festival, San Francisco Fire Department 150th Anniversary
On Thursday, September 8, 2016, the City of Suisun celebrated its newly-renovated Suisun City Train Depot with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by city leaders and representatives of Solano County, the Solano County Transportation Authority, and the CCJPA.
Sacramento is not only California’s capital city, but also a place people visit to find adventure. One of 17 stops along the Capitol Corridor train route, this hot spot offers plenty of ways to find fun on water and land, and offers a rich Gold Rush-era history to explore. The city has also dubbed itself the “Farm-to-Fork capital,” which hints at the wide variety of edible options available to satiate even the most distinguished palette.
What to do with a weekend in Sactown? Here are some of the best places to experience the bustling food, beer, and adventure scene during your 48-hour stay. More Weekend Getaway: 48 Hours in Sacramento
Spend a weekend touring the underground streets of Sacramento, listen to Grateful Dead music in Berkeley, make Asian lanterns in San Jose, or learn about the Bay’s history in San Francisco. You can get to all the festivities on the Capitol Corridor, and with our Friends & Family deal, you can save 50% on up to five companion fares! More Weekend Picks: Sacramento Underground Tour, Berkeley Shakedown, San Jose Lantern Festival, and San Francisco History Walk