Pow Wow Days
What: Orangevale continues its 50th rendition of Pow Wow Days. The event draws an estimated 12,000 people a year. Features include a carnival, musical acts, county-fair-style displays, hands-on activities for children, amusement park rides and musical acts. The celebration promotes and supports local schools, athletic and service programs.
Where: Orangevale Community Park, 7301 Filbert Ave.
When: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. today; Noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Cost: Free admission; parking is $5 for cars, $8 for large trucks.
Passport to summer
What: Sen. Darrell Steinberg's Passport to Summer and Your Future information fair takes place at the Pannell Meadowview Community Center in Sacramento. There will be information about area summer programs, education, vocational training, apprenticeship opportunities and family resources for children and adults.
Where: 2450 Meadowview Road, Sacramento.
When: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Information: (916) 651-1957.
Kids Helping Kids
What: Six Del Campo High School students are on a mission to help other kids in the Sacramento region. After hearing that a classmate was homeless, the students learned of the nonprofit Kids Helping Kids, based in Santa Barbara, and decided to open a Sacramento chapter. The goal of Kids Helping Kids is to make dreams possible through charitable grants and donations. The local chapter is organizing a music gala at the Crest Theatre on K Street to raise money for needy children. The event will feature a performance by singer Tyrone Wells and the Northern California Children's Chorus.
Where: Crest Theatre, 1013 K St., Sacramento.
When: Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Cost: Ticket prices range from $12 to $45.
Information: For ticket sales or to donate, call (916) 220-8862 or go to http://kidshelpingkidssac.org/events/benefit-gala/
Pacific Rim fest
What: "Shoes of Asian Pacific Rim Heritage" is the theme of this year's Pacific Rim Street Fest. Attractions include entertainers at four stages, food vendors and food trucks. There will also be a children's activity area.
Where: Old Sacramento and Downtown Plaza, Sacramento.
When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Cost: Free entry.