Annual Events

Annual Events

The Elk Grove Historical Society, hosts, supports and/or partners with SIX specific events through the year.


1. Big Day of Giving: May 2, 2024

Always the first Thursday in May. A 24-hour online event, but from 10:00 to 3:00 the museum will be open to help with your donations.

2. Spring Tea: May 11, 2024

Always the Saturday before Mothers Day at the museum


3. Yard Sale: June 2024 – June 20, 21, 22, 23

The fourth weekend in June at the museum, 4 days from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm – Free admission

4. Founders Day: September 14, 2024

Usually, the first or second Saturday of September from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. We also present the Historical Society’s “Historian of the Year” award. – FREE event

5. Black Tie and Santa: Sunday, November 24th

Always the last Sunday before the 1st full weekend of December at the museum from 6:00 am to 9:00 pm

6. Old Fashion Christmas

The first three weekends of December before Christmas

7. Miscellaneous Activities

We also enjoy speaker presentations, free first Saturday tours, bus trips, dedications, and special events that will vary from year to year. We always need volunteers and appreciate any help anyone cares to give. Just leave a message on the museum phone (916) 685-8155