Community Events

2017 Special Events 

Click here for the 2017 Special Events Calendar.

Interested in sponsoring a special event?

Click here to view our Sponsorship Brochure (2017 coming soon)
Click here to view our Sponsorship Letter

  • Click here to view 2017 Movie Night in the Park Sponsorships
  • Click here to view 2017 Antelope Summerfest and Hot August Bites

Interested in being a vendor at a special event?

Only one application per direct sales company will be accepted. First come, first served. Multiple booths per type of product may be allowed at the discretion of the Sunrise Recreation and Park District.

  • Click here for the Antelope Summerfest and Hot August Bites Vendor application

Upcoming Special Events


Creek Week Clean Up Day

April 29 – Various Park Sites

Join in the clean up and make a difference in our local creeks. Sign up to volunteer here: www.creekweek.net


Capitol Pops 20th Anniversary Concert

May 6 – Rusch Park

Come enjoy the music of the Capitol Pops.


10th Annual Senior Resource Fair

May 18 – Citrus Heights Community Center

Senior Health Fair


Antelope Summerfest

June 3- Antelope Community Park

Join us for a fantastic evening of food, vendors, fun and music in
the park with your family, friends and neighbors. Sac Metro Fire will be on site providing demonstrations.
The Antelope Aquatic Complex will be open for Free Night Swim from 5:00 – 7:00pm.
Accepting vendor applications until May 26.
New this year the Antelope Lions will be hosting a Beer Garden. Live music from Jax Hammer.


Family Night Swims

June 23 & July 21 – Antelope Aquatic Complex

Family night swim is a fun way to cool off in the summer


Community Camp Out

July 22-23 – Rusch Park

Bring your family and camp out under the stars


Movie Night in the Park

July 28 – Brooktree Park

Join us for a fun family night out in the park

  • Movie begins at dusk
  • Don’t forget a blanket and popcorn

Sunrise Summer Jam

July 29 – Rusch Park

Scooter Competition and more!


Soroptomist Brewfest

August 5 – Rusch Home

This awesome event takes place at the Historic Rusch Home and Gardens


Hot August Bites

August 12 – Rusch Park

Classic Car Show, music, vendors and more!


Sunday Funday

September 24 – Rusch Park

Inflatables, vendors and more!


Movie Night at Robert Frost

September 29 – Robert Frost Park

Join us for a fun family night out in the park sponsored by Supervisor Susan Peters.

  • Movie begins at dusk
  • Don’t forget a blanket and popcorn

Howl ‘O’ Ween

October 21 – Rusch Park

Car show and Parade put on by the Citrus Heights Community Marching Band


Arts & Crafts Fair

November 4 – Rusch Park

Vendors and more!


Capitol Pops Winter Concert

December 2 – Rusch Park

Come enjoy the music of the Capitol Pops.


Other Event Information

Historic Rusch Home

Please check back for future announcements & Events. If you have any questions or suggestions please contact our District Office at (916)725-1585.
Please visit RuschHome.org for more information.

Looking for a Special Program or Event?

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Call the Sunrise Recreation & Park District Office at (916) 725-1585. If you are interested in creating a Special Event click here fill out a Special Event Application. Click here to view the Special Event Planning Guidelines. The Guidelines can help to answer many Special Event planning questions.

Sunrise Recreation & Park District Advisory Board of Directors Meetings

The public is invited and encouraged to attend the regular monthly meeting of the Advisory Board of Directors. Meetings are generally held on the third Thursday of each month at 7:00pm at the Rusch Park Community Center.

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