Veterans Day 2016 in Downtown Sac

Jordyn Anderson


icerink_square_veteransFree Military Skate Day at Downtown Sacramento Ice Rink – November 11, 2016
Celebrate Veterans Day with friends and family at the Downtown Sacramento Ice Rink. All active duty and retired military members can skate for free on Friday, November 11, 2016. Head to for more information.


Sacramento Veterans Day Parade – November 11, 2016
City of Sacramento Neighborhood Services Division is proud to present the 6th Annual Veterans Day Parade on Friday, November 11, 2016. Join us as we celebrate and honor the men and women who have served our country and those who continue to serve. The parade takes place along one of Sacramento’s most scenic locations, Capitol Mall, on the west side is the Tower Bridge and on the east side is our state capitol. For more, visit

10% Off at Frank Fat’s, Fat City and area bistros on Veterans Day – November 11, 2016

Enjoy 10% off when you show your military ID at all Frat’s Family Restaurants on Veterans Day, Friday November 11, 2016. Check here for more information:

Free Admission at the California Automobile Museum – November 11, 2016
The California Automobile Museum will offer FREE admission to all active duty and retired military members and their immediate family members on Veterans Day. Plus, guests can experience the current “Live Free: California Motorcycle Culture” exhibit on display that features a wide variety of motorcycles by makers that range from Harley-Davidson to Honda. For more, visit

Free Excursion Train Rides & Admission for Veterans at the Railroad Museum – November 11, 2016

To honor their service and celebrate the patriotic holiday, the California State Railroad Museum & Foundation are proud to offer veterans and active military personnel with FREE excursion train rides on the Sacramento Southern Railroad at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. All train ride tickets are first-come, first-served and note first class service is not available that day. Military veterans can also enjoy complimentary Museum admission on Veterans Day (veterans and active military personnel must show their current military ID or proof of discharge). For more, visit

Free Admission for Veterans at the Sacramento History Museum – November 11, 2016

Located in the heart of Old Sacramento State Historic Park, the Sacramento History Museum is proud to offer FREE admission for military veterans on Veterans Day. Guests are encouraged to check out the timely Place & Replace exhibit that illustrates how Sacramento transformed its derelict West End downtown in the 1950s and 1960s to create today’s world-famous historic district. For more, visit

Military Family Day at the Sacramento Zoo – November 11, 2016

In appreciation for our troops, all military personnel, veterans and their families receive a 50 percent discount on Sacramento Zoo admission on Veterans Day with a valid military identification. With the last admission at 4 p.m. that day, the Zoo is always wildly inspiring with lots of fascinating animals and wildlife. For more, visit

For more information about upcoming activities offered by Sacramento area museums, visit, follow them on Instagram and Twitter @SacMuseums or visit the user-friendly website at

Thank you T-Rock Communications for the round-up of Sacramento area museum activities.