What to do in Sacramento

We are counting down the days until we get to see all of you at Beyond Escape in Sacramento on September 30 and October 1.

We are really happy that many attendees are staying at the conference hotel and coming into town early. Sacramento is a great place to visit and, of course, Beyond Escape is a great way to get to know your fellow school business professionals and gain a deeper understanding of Escape Online software.

View of the Sacramento waterfront and downtown skyline. Photographer: SJ.smith - https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5007658

View of the Sacramento waterfront and downtown skyline.
Photographer: SJ.smith - https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=5007658

Many of you are attending the conference for your fourth time or fifth time, but there are lots of first time attendees, too. So, we put together a list of some of the activities in Sacramento the weekend beforehand.

  • Old Sacramento Underground Tours - Explore excavated foundations and enclosed pathways, guided by docents from the Sacramento History Museum.

  • Urban Adventure Quest: Sacramento Scavenger Hunt - Turn Sacramento into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure.  Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. This event is available 365 days a year, sunrise to sunset.  Start when you want and play at your own pace.

  • Farm-to-Fork Cocktail Train - The Farm-To-Fork Cocktail Train is an event fundraiser for the California State Railroad Museum and California State Railroad Museum Foundation. The VIP Cocktail Train first debuted in 2015 and was recognized as a finalist in Sunset Magazine’s Travel Awards competition in the “Best Train Experience” category. The elegant experience features themed wine and food pairings courtesy of Michelin Guide Bib Gourmand winner Frank Fats as guests travel along the picturesque Sacramento River in restored luxury train cars.

  • River City Queen Luncheon Cruise - Enjoy scenic sights and a historical tour of the Sacramento River Waterfront. Board The River City Queen and enjoy a served buffet luncheon while taking in the sights of Sacramento, the scenic waterfront, and the beautiful Sacramento River. The boat which has three open areas, a lower deck for dining, and an upper deck that gives full 360 degree panoramic views.

  • Or relax at the hotel pool.

We look forward to seeing you at Beyond Escape 2019!