Design Week Sacramento


Design Week Sacramento: Your Friday Itinerary

Design Week is next week! Hooray! We’re here to help you navigate our jam-packed schedule. We are sharing the itinerary for each day so you can make the most of your week. We’ll also share other cool things happening around Sacramento during Design Week, and some of our favorite local spots. Today is the last of our Daily Itinerary posts!


8:30 AM: Creative Mornings @ The Urban Hive

Our friends at Creative Mornings Sacramento are hosting their monthly breakfast lecture series, which happens to land on our Design + Community day, how perfect is that?! CreativeMornings Sacramento is a free monthly breakfast, coffee, & lecture series to bring together the creative community. We focus on a different topic each month & hope you join us for some free coffee, breakfast & to talk. Doors open at 8:30a, talk starts at 9:00a sharp.

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12 PM: Bringing Sacramento’s Past into your Designs

A workshop with Archivists from the Sacramento Library, showcasing different methods of bringing Sacramento’s history into your designs. Use the library’s archive of local history and photos, books and paraphernalia to inform and inspire your designs!

More about the Sacramento Public Library

As a local community leader with 28 branches, the Sacramento Public Library offers modern technology trends in reading, services to get children ready for school, opportunities to create, and welcoming spaces for everyone in the community.

Please note, this event will take place in the Sacramento Room. Find out more about the Library and see a map on their website.

Thank you to the Sacramento Public Library for making this event possible.


5 PM: Oak Park Studio Tour

Join us for a peek into some of Sacramento's best and brightest design firms during our Studio Tours! Meet us to tour design firms in Oak Park for our final Design Week studio tour! We'll start at Scribe Creative Agency and head to Unseen Heroes.

Be sure to snag a ticket to our Closing Party + Community Panel later that evening, also taking place at Unseen Heroes!

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6 PM: Community Panel & Party

Join us for a panel with leaders of four creative communities, followed by our community mixer and closing party. We’ll also share some more about what’s happening next year. Then, help us close out Sacramento’s first Design Week! Enjoy a DJ set by DJ Rockbottom and crafted cocktails by Bar Baby Co. There will also be a live screen printing workshop with a commemorative poster, designed by Unseen Heroes!

Meet your Designing a Community Panel Speakers!

  • Phil Tretheway, Co-Founder, Creativity + Sacramento

  • Heather Orr-Martinez, Co-Founder, Creativity + Sacramento

  • Rebecca Plumb, Founder, Creative Mornings Sacramento

  • Amanda Sebastiani, Co-Host, Creative Mornings Sacramento

  • Kachet Jackson-Henderson, Founder, Blog Bloc

  • Kimberly Loseñara, Co-Founder, Sac DESCO

  • Noelle Szombathy, Co-Founder, Sac DESCO

  • Amanda Sanchez, Founder, Design Week Sacramento

  • Lauren Kelly Sheridan, Co-Director, Design Week Sacramento

Moderated by: Roshaun Davis, Founder, Unseen Heroes

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While you’re scooting around downtown, check out our local murals! We partnered with Art of the Day Sac to offer a self-guided mural tour, so be sure to download a copy and take it with you!

That’s it for our Itineraries! Did you miss any of them? Have no fear - you can check them all out here! See you at Design Week!

Amanda Sanchez