Sacramento area booking contacts

Sacramento Area Booking Contacts (updated 1/24)

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Cafe Colonial -- all ages venue open to all types of music.

Starlet /Harlows - upstairs/downstairs venue, wide variety of all ages and 21+ shows. 

Old Ironsides -- bar in downtown Sacramento with a variety of live music.

Goldfield Trading Post - two locations - downtown Sacramento and Roseville. All ages shows.

Boardwalk - 21+/all ages shows.

Golden Bear - 21+ bar with variety of live music usually on weeknights -

Mosaic - all ages shows in Folsom -

On the Y -- punk, rock, and metal friendly bar -- 21+.

Press Club -

Side Door – live music listening room leaning towards roots/americana/acoustic - all ages -

Torch Club - 21+ - blues/rock/jam/folk bar.

Powerhouse - 21+ in Folsom - country/dance/tribute/karaoke bar most nights, “Free Music Wednesdays” with original bands of mixed genres -

Ace of Spades -- 1000 capacity all ages venue in downtown Sacramento owned by Live Nation/House of Blues --

DNL Studios - all ages performance/recording/practice space -

Red Museum -- alternative music/art/event space -- or

Den of Sin - hardcore/metal friendly all ages warehouse -

Crest Theatre - historic theatre doing movies and events big and small.

Phono Select - great independent records store with occasional live music/events -

Sacyard Taphouse - brewery with live music.

Wildwood Skateshop - Lodi skateshop that hosts a variety of all ages live music.

Watermelon Music - Davis music store with occasional all ages live music -

Armadillo Music - record store in Davis,  Does all ages in-store performances -

Green Room Social Club - Placerville -


El Crusty Christo Bookings -- powerviolence/grind/punk all ages booking in and around Sacramento - 

Fluxx Zine - experimental events -

Atlantean Collective -- books heavy stuff: metal, punk, doom and more -

916 Growth Gigs  - music/gig booking and promotion. No genre discrimination.

Abstract Entertainment -- or (primarily books established alternative bands)

Fun Monkey Entertainment -- roots/rockabilly booking: 

Sirens Entertainment -- booking at Louie's Cocktail Lounge -

Zillah -- mixed genres in collaboration with @afterhours.presents -

Bandhoppers -

Sacramento Maidens of Metal -

Slaughterhouse - all ages metal in Davis -

Wretched Earth Productions - black/death metal -

TRG Productions - 

Davis Live Music Collective -

KDVS -- great free form college radio station out of Davis -- or

Good way to keep track of what is currently going on in Davis is Good & Weird Davis calendar -

House Shows - Sacramento, Davis, and surrounding areas have an active and ever-evolving house show scene including Birch's Garage, Christ Castle, Doll.Slum, HGHC, Gay Gardens Homestead, Dilly Dally Den, V St, xHSx, Tri Co-ops, Turtle Haus, and more.

Hope this is useful to you. Things are always changing, so if you have updates to this list please send them my way and if you have a show in the area be sure to send details to or Sacramento Punk Shows / Lee Osh on IG/FB I'll post it in the show listings and calendar