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Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
Six Flags Discovery Kingdom
San Francisco/Sacramento, California
Teenagers riding Joker


There is always something exciting going on at Six Flags! From internationally acclaimed holiday festivals to engagingly entertaining educational events to out-of-this-world live performances, our calendar is always booked with the best.

Picnic In The Park

Select dates from May through September

Gather your group of 15 or more, spend the day at the park and enjoy an all you can eat meal!

Basketball and fruit slices with pieces of Mike and Ike candy shooting out of the words Mike and Ike Game Zone


June 1 thru July 29

Show off your best shot at the MIKE AND IKE® 3 Point Challenge.

Shark Week at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Shark Week

July 21-29

Shark Week is back for a jaw-dropping week of learning fun!

The JOKER at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Out at the Kingdom

August 18

Celebrate Out at the Kingdom on August 18! 

Blood Drive at SFDK

Summer Blood Drive

August 25, 2018

Be a hero! Donate blood and save lives.

Girl with hair flying rides Wonder Woman Lasso of Truth ride

Labor Day Weekend

September 1-3

Enjoy the park over the three-day holiday!

Group of cultural dancers during Festival Latino

Festival Latino

September 1 and 2

An exciting cultural weekend celebration with live music, authentic cuisine and more

ONFiRE Nor Cal Jam Crowd

ONFiRE Nor Cal Jam

September 15

Catholic event featuring morning mass, speakers and music throughout the day and evening concert

Fright Fest killer clowns

Fright Fest Presented by Snickers

Select dates September 21 through October 31

Northern California's biggest Halloween event is also the most frightful!

Blood Drive at SFDK

October Blood Drive

October 20, 2018

Be a hero! Donate blood and save lives.

Military Honored - Salute to Heroes

Heroes Days

November 10 and 11

Visit the park for special presentations and activities to honor first responders and military members.

Child on Snow Hill

Holiday in the Park

November & December 2018

Holiday in the Park, Northern California's biggest holiday event, is back!

Traditionally dressed dancers at a Latino festival

Las Posadas

December 9

Join us as we celebrate the rich, Hispanic tradition of Las Posadas at Six Flags.

Sharks in the Dark

Sharks in the Dark

Select dates from April through August

It's a slumber party like no other. Spend the night in the shark exhibit.

Fireworks at SFDK

CPRS Month!

The whole month of July!

CPRS Month is the month of July! Parks make life better!

The JOKER at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Coaster Challenge

August 25

Ride coasters for a great cause!

Deaf Awareness Day Crowd

Deaf Awareness Day

September 8

Sign Language Interpreters will be available at wildlife presentations

Four girl scouts posing for a photo

2018 "Not So Scary" Girl Scout Campout!

September 21-22

Exclusive overnight camp out in the park with fun activities that will be sure to put a smile on your face!

Fright Fest presented by SNICKERS

College Fright Nights

September: 21,28
October: 5,12,19,26

Friday Nights During Fright Fest Are College Discount Nights For All Students!

Key Club International Crowd

Key Club International - Fall Rally (North)

October 20

We are proud to host the Key Club Fall Rally (North)

Two girls watching penguin swim

FALL Ultimate Home School Day

November 9, 2018

Annual event for home school kids, teachers, and their families.

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