The weather is heating up and the sun is shining – summer has come to Folsom! Looking for fun activities to enjoy in Folsom this season? You have plenty of options, from a quiet afternoon at the weekly farmer’s market to exciting live music. Discover 6 local events you’ll want to add to your calendar this year.
6 Exciting Folsom Events in Summer 2022
Twilight Concert Series
June 2nd - August 25th, 2022
The historic Folsom Amphitheater will be home to live music throughout the season, including acts like Dirty Cello and Island of Black and White. Events will be held on Thursday Nights from 7 to 10 PM. Admission is free.
Saturday Farmer's Market
Every Saturday Year-Round
Enjoy local produce every Saturday at the Historic Railroad Turntable and Public Plaza in Folsom. More than 40 vendors will be represented, bringing seasonal fruits and veggies, baked goods, eggs, dairy, and more. Stop by on Saturdays from 8 AM to 1 PM.
Historic Folsom Hometown Parade
June 25th, 2022
Celebrate the spirit of Folsom with a parade stretching from Scott Street to Decatur Street, up Sutter Street. There are 70 entries, including the Ophir Prison Band, Wild West groups, vintage fire trucks, horses, and more. The parade starts at 9:30 AM.
1st Saturday Art Hop
July 2nd and August 4th
On the first Saturday of July and August, Folsom will be home to the 1st Saturday Art Hop. Enjoy meeting local artists and experiencing their unique works. Artists will be set up in various galleries and businesses along Sutter Street. The event is held from 4 PM to 8 PM.
Folsom Americana Fest
July 15th - October 21st, 2022
The Folsom Americana Fest for another season of live music, with proceeds benefiting the Folsom Cash Art Trail! Enjoy weekends chock full of exciting musical acts, including John Carter Cash. The event will culminate in a 5th Anniversary Celebration of the Folsom Cash Art Trail.
Annual Peach Festival
August 7th, 2022
Enjoy a day full of peach-themed games, desserts, beer, and wine, all paired with live music. Enjoy Folsom’s famous Peach Festival on August 7th from 10 AM to 5 PM. Doesn’t that sound just peachy?
From the musical stylings of John Carter Cash to local traditions like the peach festival, this summer has something in store for everyone. Which events are you most excited about?