By Nicholas Ibarra | OBSERVER Staff Writer

On August 20 from 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. and August 21 from 10:00 a.m. – 5 p.m., come out to William Land Park for a weekend full of banana foods, music, art, health and family fun! Sacramento’s 11th Annual Banana Festival Banana Beach Bash is back. Bring your beach blanket and ball for an banana-tastic time!

The festival is a multicultural event celebrating cultures in Asia, Africa and the Americas that use the banana as a source of food, art and culture.

Children 5 and younger can attend the event for free.

Adults (18-64): $8 in advance and $10 at the gate.

Child (6-17), Seniors (65+) & Military w/ ID: $6 in advance or $8 at the gate.

Follow this link to purchase tickets.

Follow this link to visit the event’s website.

Proceeds from the Banana Festival support the National Academic Youth Corps, a non-profit organization that does business with the Sojourner Truth Museum.