Welcome to the 9th Annual Banana Festival ‘Jazz-A-Peel’ 2018!

9th Annual Sacramento Banana Festival Aug. 11-12, 2018 at William Land ParkThe 9th Annual Sacramento Banana Festival, on August 11-12, 2018 at William Land Park, is an exciting family-friendly, multi-cultural festival celebrating the many countries and cultures that use the banana!

The two-day festival offers fun for all ages, banana cuisine, live entertainment, multi-cultural exhibits, marketplace, food trucks and more. The Sacramento 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:
Adults (18-64) $8 in advance, $10 at the gate
Child (6-17), Seniors (65+), Military w/ID in advance $6, $8 at the gate
Child (5 and under) Free

Ticket Sales Coming Soon!

Festival Exhibitor Booths Available Now! 2018 Vendor Application

Sponsorships Available Now! 2018 Sponsorship Invitation 

Latest Exciting News

Celebrate Reading at Stockton Banana Festival International July 12, 2017 - Don’t miss the 2017 Reading Celebration Friday, August 18, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., at Stockton’s inaugural Banana Festival International at San Joaquin County Fairgrounds! The Reading Celebration is sponsored by Crystal Bowl Books. Join us for a day of reading-related fun for the whole ... Read More
US Miss Jr. Teen to MC Sacramento, Stockton Banana Fest Kids Stage July 6, 2017 - As Miss Golden State Jr. Teen, Elk Grove high school student Lara Johannson served as the Kids Zone Stage emcee at the 2016 Sacramento Banana Festival. In 2017, after competing for and winning the title of National Miss Jr. Teen, Johannson will return to her ... Read More
Register Today for the Sacramento Banana Festival 7th Annual Soul Stroll! June 7, 2017 - Health and wellness for the whole family is a Banana Festival core value. That’s why, for the past seven years, we have kicked off the Sacramento Banana Festival with a fun walk/run to get every member of your family moving! Options for 1-, 2- and ... Read More
Sponsor & Vendor Opportunities for Sacramento & Stockton Banana Festivals 2017 May 25, 2017 - Showcase your business and  brand to thousands of visitors of all ages from throughout the Greater Sacramento region at the 8th Annual Sacramento Banana Festival! Sacramento Banana Festival gets bigger and better every year, attracting more than 15,000 visitors over the course of our two-day festival. In ... Read More


Delicious Food

The Banana Festival is known for wonderful banana recipes as well as other amazing foods!



Our entertainment lineup is sure to delight you! Check out our schedule for Saturday and Sunday


Activities & Contests

Join in the fun! Banana bake-off, Banana Pageant, Carmen Miranda Hat Contest, and more!