Show Your Pride

Show Your Pride

Celebrate National Gay Pride Month with events in and around Rancho Cordova!

June is National Gay Pride Month, a time when people from across the community and the country raise awareness and acceptance of LGBTQ+ people everywhere. You can show your support and have fun at these events in and around Rancho Cordova. 


June 11: Sacramento Pride Festival

The annual Sacramento Pride Festival & March event returns to Capital Mall on June 11 and 12, 2022. Join more than 20,000 visitors from all over Northern California for a fabulous two-day event. In remembrance of Stonewall, festival-goers march to the California State Capital each year, returning to the festival between 7th and 3rd streets to enjoy music, performing arts, dancing, and drag queens.  

June 25: Pride with Leo and Friends

Pride isn’t just for the adults! Make plans to bring your youngsters to the Sacramento Children’s Museum for the annual Pride with Leo and Friends event. The young and young-at-heart will enjoy games, entertainment, special Pride-themed activities, and more. All families are welcome to the Sacramento Children’s Museum year-round, a proud partner of Museums for All, a nationwide access program that removes barriers for underserved families who want to enjoy the museum’s exhibits and programming.



July 30: Out at the Fair

The celebrations continue into July with the fifth annual Out at the Fair, held at the 2022 California State Fair & Food Festival. Not only can you possibly win prizes at the Miller Lite Grandstand during Drag Queen Bingo, but you can also watch Out at the Races thoroughbred horse racing and more entertainment on the Promenade Stage. Don’t miss out on the annual Out at the Fair group photo at the Main Gate before grabbing a pair of headphones and boogieing down to the Silent Disco.



September 3-4: Rainbow Festival 

Celebrate the end of Summer in Sacramento at the Rainbow Festival with more than 8,000 visitors across Northern California. This annual LGBTQ Community Block Party Fundraiser is held during the Labor Day Weekend. A series of parties and events will delight you in Sacramento’s gay bars and clubs throughout the weekend, culminating in a full-day festival on Sunday, September 4. More than 8,000 visitors attend the event from across Northern California.


Come for one or come for all of the colorful pride events in and around Rancho Cordova. Should you need a place to stay, visit our website to book your stay at accommodations located close to all the action. Once you find one you like you can book direct — no third-party sites required.