Every May, college graduates flood downtown as they prepare to walk the stage of Golden 1 and the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center and Performing Arts Center in their cap and gown. But then what? Whether you’re looking for a place to eat with your family, or go out celebrating, here are some ideas and tips to making the most out of your day.
Did you know you can reserve parking garage spaces? Visit SacPark.org and reserve your space ahead of time.
Don’t waste the gas, take SacRT! See the region’s site map on their website here and get updates on free rides they have going.
Find the perfect photo op:
Mural in Ali Youssefi Square designed by Uli Smith (@PaintbyUli)
Piano pop-up designed by Nicole Alvarez (@handmadebynicole_) on the Old Sacramento Waterfront boardwalk
Iconic Old Sacramento Waterfront replica sign at the Embarcadero
DowntownSac photo-booth at Concerts in the Park every Friday in Cesar Chavez Plaza
Get special treatment at these businesses:
Tipsy Putt (Grad’s golf free!)
Tiger Restaurant & Lounge (guaranteed entry Friday & Saturday)
Follow us on our @downtownsac account for updates on graduation specials and weekend activities!