Annual Events

Annual Events

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

Here is what remains on the 2023 calendar:

5. Black Tie and Santa: Sunday, November 26

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Come celebrate with us for the first view and unveiling of the Christmas decorated museum and all the grounds. There will be wine, refreshments, and many door prizes

$50 tickets on sale starting October 9th

Mail checks to: Elk Grove Historical Society. P.O. Box 562, EG. 95759

Always the last Sunday of November 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



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 – Dates undecided at this point

Usually the third weekend in June (probably 20-23?) at the museum, 4 days from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm – Free admission

4. Founders Day: September 7, 2024

The first Saturday of September 7, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. – Free event