15 Sacramento Bucket List Activities to Brighten the January Gloom

California capitol building, Sacramento.

The holidays may be over, but that doesn’t mean that any January gloom needs to linger over your head. There are still plenty of great activities to brighten up the beginning of your year! Take this opportunity to be a tourist in your own town and see how many items you can check off of Rent-One’s bucket list for the top activities in Sacramento!

Catch a Sacramento Kings game at the new Golden 1 Center.

The Kings have an exciting cast of young, up and coming players, and their new arena is completely state of the art.

Visit the animals at the Sacramento Zoo!

This is the perfect place to familiarize yourself with all the residents of the animal kingdom.

Take the Sacramento Historic River Cruise.

Spend a day at the park!

Check out the San Francisco Giants’ minor league affiliate, the Sacramento River Cats, at Raley Field.

Take a tour of the California State Capitol.

This is the perfect opportunity to take in some of California’s rich history.

 Sacramento river at sunrise

Try out some new restaurants by taking the Sacramento Tour de Cuisine!

Sacramento is packed with a number of varying dining options.

Take a ride along the famous American River Bicycle Trail.

This trail is perfect for jogging, walking, and biking. Keeps that New Year’s resolution to exercise more going!

Take in all of the history by visiting the Old Sacramento State Historic Park.

Take a Hot Air Balloon Ride across one of California’s most beautiful landscapes!

Spend an afternoon wine tasting.

Sacramento has plenty of wonderful options to try a variety of tasty wines.

 Sacramento downtown skyline

Tap into your inner history buff by touring the California State Railroad Museum.

Spend a day at the Sacramento’s Fairytale Town!

Don’t forget the kids! This is the perfect place to experience fun for the whole family.

Take in the scenery and indulge in nature at William Land Park.

See a live show at the B Street Theatre!

This uniquely designed theatre hosts up to 12 performances a week, including plays as well as concerts.

Perfect your swing at the Haggin Oaks Golf Course.

With the stress of the holidays finally behind you, this is the perfect getaway for some much-needed relaxation.

The holidays may be over, but there are still plenty of options in Sacramento to keep the good times rolling! Be sure to check back on Rent-One for more great tips and recommendations.

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