Things to do in the Sacramento region for Aug. 12-14

From garlic to comics, here’s a running list of events happening across the Sacramento region from Aug. 12-14.California Garlic FestivalThe California Garlic Festival is taking place at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds in Stockton on Saturday and Sunday. It includes a car display, monster truck rides, a petting zoo, a carnival and more. Learn more here.StocktonConThe 10th anniversary of StocktonCon takes place Saturday and Sunday and features more than 200 exhibitors and artists at the Stockton Arena, including special celebrity guests. Learn more here. Heroes, Hops & Hot Rods The Firefighters Burn Institute is holding its Heroes, Hops & Hot Rods event Saturday on 33rd Street between Stockton Blvd. and P Street in Sacramento. The event features local beer and wine, classic cars, food trucks and live music. Learn more here. Nevada County FairThe Nevada County fair is underway at 11228 McCourtney Road in Grass Valley through Sunday. This year’s theme is “Who Let the Hogs Out” and you can expect musical performances, food, carnival rides, animals and more. Learn more here. Mariachi FestivalMariachi Festival 2022 takes place Sunday at the SAFE Credit Union Performing Arts Center in Sacramento. Learn more here. Sacramento Black Womxn’s FestivalThe first ever Sacramento Black Womxn’s Festival is taking place at William Land Park. Learn more here. Modesto NutsThe single-A affiliate team is taking on Visalia Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings at home in Modesto. Learn more here.Alegria: Cirque du SoleilThe familiar big top of Cirque du Soleil is visible to anyone driving by Sutter Health Park in West Sacramento. “Alegria,” one of the circus’ iconic shows, continues its run through Aug. 28. Learn more here. AutoFest Car ShowThe AutoFest Car Show takes place Saturday at The Post Restaurant in Modesto. Learn more here. Celebrate Oak Park takes place Saturday at McClatchy Park in Sacramento. It features electric vehicle riding, a STEAM Kids Zone, free barbecue and ice cream. Learn more here. Kountry for KielyAn event to raise awareness for missing teen Kiely Rodni takes place Saturday at Truckee Regional Park from 1 to 4 pm Learn more here. Peter Rabbit sensory-friendly performanceA Sacramento dance organization is inviting the autistic community to a live ballet performance of Peter Rabbit this weekend. The program is designed to make everyone feel accepted and comfortable in an inclusive environment. Sensory Friendly Dance’s performance of Peter Rabbit is Aug. 13 at 2 pm at The Sofia, Home of the B Street Theatre. Tickets are $5. Learn more here.

From garlic to comics, here’s a running list of events happening across the Sacramento region from Aug. 12-14.

California Garlic Festival

The California Garlic Festival is taking place at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds in Stockton on Saturday and Sunday. It includes a car display, monster truck rides, a petting zoo, a carnival and more. Learn more here.

StocktonCon

The 10th anniversary of StocktonCon takes place Saturday and Sunday and features more than 200 exhibitors and artists at the Stockton Arena, including special celebrity guests. Learn more here.

Heroes, Hops & Hot Rods

The Firefighters Burn Institute is holding its Heroes, Hops & Hot Rods event Saturday on 33rd Street between Stockton Blvd. and P Street in Sacramento. The event features local beer and wine, classic cars, food trucks and live music. Learn more here.

Nevada County Fair

The Nevada County fair is underway at 11228 McCourtney Road in Grass Valley through Sunday. This year’s theme is “Who Let the Hogs Out” and you can expect musical performances, food, carnival rides, animals and more. Learn more here.

Mariachi Festival

Mariachi Festival 2022 takes place Sunday at the SAFE Credit Union Performing Arts Center in Sacramento. Learn more here.

Sacramento Black Womxn’s Festival

The first ever Sacramento Black Womxn’s Festival is taking place at William Land Park. Learn more here.

Modesto Nuts

The single-A affiliate team is taking on Visalia Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings at home in Modesto. Learn more here.

Alegria: Cirque du Soleil

The familiar big top of Cirque du Soleil is visible to anyone driving by Sutter Health Park in West Sacramento. “Alegria,” one of the circus’ iconic shows, continues its run through Aug. 28. Learn more here.

AutoFest Car Show

The AutoFest Car Show takes place Saturday at The Post Restaurant in Modesto. Learn more here.

Celebrate Oak Park

Celebrate Oak Park takes place Saturday at McClatchy Park in Sacramento. It features electric vehicle riding, a STEAM Kids Zone, free barbecue and ice cream. Learn more here.

Kountry for Kiely

An event to raise awareness for missing teen Kiely Rodni takes place Saturday at Truckee Regional Park from 1 to 4 pm Learn more here.

Peter Rabbit sensory-friendly performance

A Sacramento dance organization is inviting the autistic community to a live ballet performance of Peter Rabbit this weekend. The program is designed to make everyone feel accepted and comfortable in an inclusive environment.

Sensory Friendly Dance’s performance of Peter Rabbit is Aug. 13 at 2 pm at The Sofia, Home of the B Street Theatre. Tickets are $5. Learn more here.

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