Fast Facts

Named one of the nation’s most diverse cities, downtown Sacramento’s active urban district is the backdrop for the region’s most exciting events and cultural attractions. Affordable housing rates and the Mediterranean climate makes downtown Sacramento a great place to live work and play.

Downtown Event Attendance (2021/2022 Season)

Certified Farmers’ Markets 239.5K
St. Patrick’s Day Parade 40K
Theatre of Lights 150K
Concerts in the Park 76.5K
Downtown Holiday Ice Rink 41K



Commute Times

Roseville 27 minutes
Folsom 31 minutes
Elk Grove 23 minutes
Rancho Cordova 19 minutes
Sacramento International Airport (SMF) 10 minutes


Downtown Sacramento is the heart of the region and accessing the city’s business amenities is simple. The downtown grid is easy to navigate by public transit, automobile, on foot or on the local choice of transportation – bike. Learn more about our transportation network.