Special Events

The Sacramento SPCA hosts numerous annual events as a way to involve the community in its mission to help abandoned and unwanted animals find the love and care they deserve. Through special events, the Sacramento SPCA is able to raise funds to care for thousands of animals that come to its shelter each year.

Join us in doing more for animals at any or all of these events:

Spring book sale
Paws, Pals & Putts Golf Tournament
Doggy Dash
Lasher Polo Classic
Fall book sale
Or hold your own fundraiser for the Sacramento SPCA!

Spring book sale - Spring 2015
Find a good read and help animals in need! This nine-day book sale features thousands of gently used books in a variety of categories.

Paws, Pals & Putts Golf Tournament – Spring 2015
This 18-hole golf scramble is held at Del Paso Country Club and includes a helicopter ball drop, an awards dinner and a live auction. Proceeds benefit the 11,000 animals that the Sacramento SPCA cares for each year.

Doggy Dash – Summer 2015
Grab your pooch and head to William Land Park for a scenic and fun walk to help raise money for shelter animals. After the walk, check out the festivities in the park from the Camp Kindness Kid Zone and the Ruff Mutter. Or participate in a variety of contests from a pup talent show to pug races.

Lasher Polo Classic – Fall 2015
Don’t miss the this unique opportunity to experience the heart-stopping thrill of polo. This benefit event, set at the beautiful Chamberlain Ranch in Wilton, features an exhibition polo match, food, fine wines, a champagne divot stomp and parade of hats and so much more.

Fall book sale – Fall 2015
Stock up on good reads and gifts for friends and family — all before the holidays begin!

For additional information on any of these events, please call (916) 504-2802.

Third-party events
Any organization or group can raise money for the Sacramento SPCA by hosting an independent event or project. Check out these upcoming third-party events!

To hold a third-party fundraiser, please fill out our questionnaire and third-party agreement form then call (916) 504-2805 or email lbak@sspca.org to learn more.