The California State Railroad Museum will contribute to the musical fun at the 38th Sacramento Jazz Festival this Memorial Day holiday. Jazz performers are scheduled to play inside the museum and on excursion trains all weekend. There will also be music sets at nearby venues. Museum admission is free for those carrying Festival badges.
What: Jazz-Related Activities at the California State Railroad Museum
Where: California State Railroad Museum, Old Sacramento State Historic Park. Excursion trains depart from the Central Pacific Railroad Freight Depot (on Front Street between J and K Streets).
When: Friday, May 27 to Monday, May 30 - special activities inside the Museum
Saturday, May 28 to Monday, May 30 - excursion trains running
Time: Museum open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Excursion trains depart hourly from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Saturday thru Monday)
Cost: Museum admission -- $9 adults, $4 youths ages 6-17, free for children ages 5 and under. Excursion train rides -- $10 adults; $5 youths ages 6-17; free for children ages 5 and under ($15 for first class tickets aboard the El Dorado)
For more info: 916-445-6645 or www.csrmf.org
PHOTO CREDITS: Courtesy California State Railroad Museum