7th Annual Banana Festival

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The 7th Annual Banana Festival is happening Saturday and Sunday in Elk Grove.

The 7th Annual Sacramento Banana Festival is an exciting two-day festival that kicks off with a 5k run/walk on Saturday and continues throughout the weekend with fun for all ages, food, exciting live entertainment, multi-cultural exhibits, marketplace and more. Banana Festival benefits the National Academic Youth Corps, which provides art and educational programs for over 15,000 youth and adults every year right here in Sacramento, as well as over a dozen other worthy local charities. General admission is $5 in advance and $6 at the gate, free for children age 5 and under.