Late summer heat spell
After a few days of pleasant daytime temperatures and cool nights, summer heat will return with a vengeance this week, with a high of 106 expected by Friday.
Gold Rush Days continues in Old Sacramento
Gold Rush Days concludes in Old Sacramento. The free event features historic characters, steam trains, street dramas, period musicians and saloons. The festival runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. See www.sacramentogoldrushdays.com for details.
Buckaroos welcome at museum
Families with young children are invited to Little Buckaroos Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Crocker Art Museum, 216 O St., Sacramento. The free event features live performances, craft-making demonstrations and art activities.
Chalk, music at Fremont Park
The 25th annual Chalk it Up Festival featuring local artists and musicians concludes at Fremont Park, 1515 Q St., Sacramento. For a complete schedule, go to www.chalkitup.org.
Things to do
- The third annual Hot Jazz Jubilee runs from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at its new home, the DoubleTree by Hilton, 2001 Point West Way. The traditional jazz festival, which originated in Rancho Cordova, moved to a larger facility because of larger crowds, event organizers report.
- The fourth annual Free Day of Yoga is offered at It’s All Yoga, 2405 21st St., Sacramento. The event runs from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Sacramento River Cats vs. Albuquerque Isotopes, 1:05 p.m., Raley Field