Whether you’re interested in buying unique handmade goods at the Davis Craft and Vintage fair, strolling around Main Street sipping on wine and tasting chocolates in Martinez, enjoying the festive Chinese New Year celebrations in San Francisco, or looking for the rarest book for your collection in Oakland, Capitol Corridor is your ticket to a weekend full of adventure!
More Weekend Picks: Davis Craft & Vintage Fair, Martinez Wine & Chocolate Stroll, Chinese New Year Street Fair & Parade, Plus Antiquarian Book Fair
Long known as a convenient alternative to Northern California’s traffic-clogged roads, the 170 mile Capitol Corridor train route between Auburn/Sacramento and San Jose is also a great way for adventure junkies or those seeking a relaxing weekend getaway to hit the hills or the coast. More No Car Required: Four Adventurous Weekend Escapes in Northern California along the Capitol Corridor
Welcome the Year of the Rooster with Lunar New Year celebrations in Berkeley; join Bay Area Native Americans at a powwow drum and dance festival in San Francisco, and enjoy street art, food and music at Oakland First Fridays. There is so much to do this weekend along the Capitol Corridor!
More Weekend Picks: Lunar New Year Festival in Berkeley, Two-Spirit Powwow Dance and Drum Festival, and Oakland First Fridays
Capitol Corridor celebrated the holiday season by sponsoring Arnold Adreani Elementary School for a festive ice skating session at the Downtown Sacramento Holiday Ice Rink. Arnold Adreani Elementary School is part of the Elk Grove Unified School District and serves students from pre-kindergarten to sixth grade. With over 150 students and chaperones skating, the sixth grade classes had a great time and sent us letters of gratitude.
More Capitol Corridor Sponsors Sacramento Elementary School for Festive Ice Skating Session at Downtown Sacramento Holiday Ice Rink
The Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority (CCJPA) has always prided itself on its commitment to ensuring the Capitol Corridor trains provide a safe, reliable and convenient mobility option to the congested highways in Northern California. For the past seven years, the Capitol Corridor has achieved stellar on time performance (OTP) results, continuing to be ranked as #1 for OTP in the Amtrak system.
More Recent Delays Along The Capitol Corridor Route