Signature Events

 The College of Arts & Letters stages more than 250 events—concerts, plays, dance performances, gallery exhibitions and symposia—on campus each year. See our calendar for the complete list of upcoming events. Tickets for all performances may be purchased from the Hornet Ticket Office.

Festival of the Arts

The Festival of the Arts is six days of creative performances, exhibits, lectures and master classes, showcasing the region's creative and culture excellence. The Festival highlights what our students learn in their classes and continues that exploration, expression, action and creativity outside the classroom and into their futures as alumni. Learn more about Festival of the Arts here.


U-Nite is back and better than ever! All of Sacramento is invited to discover the transcending and expressive power of art during an event of performances, talks, film screenings, and creative collaborations presented by nationally recognized Sacramento State Arts & Letters faculty. Event is free for Crocker members and Sacramento State students, faculty and staff. General admission for nonmembers. Learn more about U-Nite


Symposia & Lectures

The College of Arts & Letters host a number of symposia and lectures on campus each year, inviting award-winning guest speakers from across world to speak to our students and community. Read more about our annual symposia and lectures here.