Activities & Entertainment

In the Front Courtyard

9:00 Open the Gates – Celebratory Jewish Music DJ Set
Welcome to the joys of Jewish cooking & culture – Enjoy!
9:30 Shofar Blowing & Bread Breaking Ceremony
Join in with Rabbi Wechsler, Rina Racket, our Education Director & the CBS students and families – a great way to begin the day.
10:00 Rabbi Wechsler and the CBS House Band
The music and spirit of CBS abounds in this joyful morning performance
Check out our Shabbat with a Beat –
11:00 5PieceBand*NEW – Drumsum: indigenous Jazz – World Music
This engaging band brings a taste of world culture to the Faire
Sneak preview –
12:00 DJ Favorites & Jewish & Contemporary Dancing
Get ready to do the Hora, Israeli Dancing, Line Dancing & More!
Follow-Up with DJ Terry Press-Dawson –
1:00 The Next Generation – Music from the Youth of CBS
2:00 Special Closing Performance – To Be Announced


Front Side

Help Save Lives – Please Donate

Blood Source will be accepting blood donations on the East Driveway in front or off El Camino

In the Sanctuary – Throughout the Day

The Jewish Genealogical Society of Sacramento (JGSS) returns to the Faire by popular request.  Come meet their team and learn more about the study of Jewish family history, personal research and local resources. Check their website for more information.

Welcome to Inside Publications, a generous FF sponsor

Special Sacramento Book Signing Premier  – Inside Sacramento: The Most Interesting Neighborhood Places In America’s Farm-To-Fork Capital


A curated collection of Sacramento’s most interesting places and an insider’s glimpse into the unique and exceptional Sacramento neighborhood experiences.  Perfect for those living in Sacramento, visitors and those considering a move to our wonderful area.

Preview at – have your copy signed at the Faire

Live Piano & Music To Shop By – Playing the piano is a passion for Jake Nalangan, a student at Mira Loma High School, and award-winning pianist.  Listen for his sets AND for some great “drop in” musicians throughout the day

The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) a volunteer organization at the forefront of social change for over a century, happily returns to the Food Faire   to provide an opportunity to register to vote for either new registrations or for those who need to reregister.  The NCJW table will also be selling delicious Equal Exchange Fair Trade Chocolate, the proceeds of which help pay for programs to address problems and solutions to human trafficking issues.

Side & Back Courtyard

Information about Congregation Beth ShalomMeet our Rabbi, staff, board members, leaders and members.  Learn more about our services, classes, social programs, educational, musical and community activities. Follow at

Children’s Activities – play structure, chalk art area, face-painting, henna station

NEW – The Fabulous Food Faire Photo Booth  – Welcome Galaxy Mobile DJ’s, a generous FF sponsor

*See their services at – Ask about specials for your events.

Shalom School – Information, Arts & Crafts TableWelcome back to Sacramento’s only Jewish Community Day School – Nurturing and educating children, serving Infants- sixth grade and inspiring learners to achieve excellence enriched by Jewish values and traditions. Learn more at

The Massage Corner – Relax with the healing hands of Massage Therapist, Robin S. Gillett. If you don’t get to visit her at the faire, please feel free to contact Robin for an appointment at