Fundraising races in Davis
The Golden Valley Harriers Labor Day Races in Davis celebrate a community event organized by volunteers. Scheduled are a 5k, 10k, Doggy Dash 5k and Kids Fun Run. The events are scheduled from 7:30 to 11 a.m. at Central Park, 401 C St. According to organizers, the event has raised more than $10,000 per year for the past eight years with proceeds supporting local schools, Team Davis and community running programs. The Doggy Dash, for four-legged runners and their humans, supports a program established by the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and the UC Davis Police Department to assist with the medical costs of police and rescue dogs injured on duty. Go to www.goldenvalleyharriers.org/labor-day-race for more information.
Gold Rush Days conclude
Gold Rush Days in Old Sacramento continue Monday. The free annual festival features costumed performers and musicians. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday. Go to sacramentogoldrushdays.com for more information.
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Free yoga classes
Sacramento’s fifth annual Free Day of Yoga is planned, with numerous local studios inviting people to come in for classes without charge. Participating studios offer opportunities for people of every age and fitness level to try yoga for the first time, experience a new style of yoga, visit a new studio, take class from a new instructor or share yoga with friends and family. The free yoga day event was started nationally in Austin, Texas, in 1999 and debuted in Sacramento in 2012.
Things to do
- The 1985 film “Back to the Future” will be shown at 7 p.m. as part of the Tower Classics series at Tower Theatre, 2805 Land Park Drive, Sacramento.
- The three-day Chalk It Up arts and music festival concludes at Fremont Park, 1515 Q St. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
- The Sacramento River Cats conclude their season by hosting the Fresno Grizzlies at 1:05 p.m. at Raley Field.