Best Parent Gathering Places In Sacramento

January 17, 2014 5:00 AM

(credit: funderlandpark.com)

Sacramento has numerous places for parents and families to meet, however it does depend on what you enjoy spending your time doing. If you would enjoy a night of laughter, ComedySportz might be the route to take where the audience instigates the improv. If you have a love for speed, K1 Speed would be the place to spend your time. If you have hobbies you share with your children, then check with the local meetups in Sacramento to see when the various hobby groups meet.

ComedySportz
2230 Arden Way, Suite B
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 243-8541
www.comedysportzsacramento.com

Watch comedy as a sport. Two teams compete for laughs and points, while improvising musicals, scenes and games based on suggestions from the audience. Winners are chosen by audience votes. Every show is unique, with different players, games and suggestions from the audience. Dates and times vary so check out the website for specifics.

Funderland
1350 17th Ave.
Sacramento, CA 95822
(916) 456-0115
www.funderlandpark.com

Lots of fun for the younger crowd, there are a number of rides to enjoy at Funderland. The boys will especially enjoy the flying dragon, the log run and the wild stagecoach where they can watch out for Indian raids. Your little princess can dream of her white knight while riding on the carousel, or dream of mermaids while riding Oscar the Fisher. There are also a variety of unique places for photo shoots to put on Facebook or in your family album.

K1 Speed
3130 Bradshaw Road
Sacramento, CA 95827
(916) 368-7223
www.k1speed.com

Birthday parties of eight people or more can celebrate with Indoor Karting at K1 Speed. Race head to head with family and friends at speeds approaching 45 mph, is a thrill you will not soon forget. Choose from Grand Prix, Mini Grand Prix or the Le Mans Endurance race. Racers must be four feet tall. K1 also offers team building, corporate events, bachelor party plans and birthday party venues. Additionally, K1 offers junior and adult racing leagues.

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Jump Sky High
11327 Folsom Blvd., Suite 160
Rancho Cordova, CA 95742
(916) 853-5867
www.sacramento.jumpskyhigh.com

Birthdays can be memorable when spent at the Jump Sky High, spending the time in one of its trampoline areas. When the party is over, the staff will clean up the mess, leaving mom free to relax. This spot also has special days and hours for children with special needs. In addition, Jump Sky High offers AIRobic classes, a 50-minute exercise workout.

Sacramento Meetups
www.meetup.com/sacramento

Sacramento Meetups is a great way to meet those that like what you like. It has bike groups, running groups, dog groups, sports groups, music groups, singles groups and more. It all depends on what you enjoy. Go to this website and input your hobby or favorite past time and see how many groups come up in the search. It has groups for moms, home schoolers, card game lovers, entrepreneurs and so much more. Find the group of your particular interest, and then see when and where they meet.

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Deb Ling is a freelance writer covering all things Sacramento. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.

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