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District56

Share the Experience

Anchored in the heart of Elk Grove, 56 acres inspire celebration and connection. Gather along The Avenue, share a meal at the café, workout in the pool, celebrate at The Center, take classes with the senior center or stroll through the expansive nature area. Just 15 minutes from Sacramento and a world away from ordinary, District56 blends modern amenities with outdoor spaces that honor art and nature. Come experience and share.

Things to Do

Things to Do

There's always something to do at District56. Attend an event below or take a break at The Avenue, grab a bite at the café or go for a run through the The Preserve.

Events are currently postponed due to COVID-19. Check back soon for updates!

Elk Grove Aquatics

Swim

The Aquatics Center has the area's largest competition pool, a 25 yard instructional pool, a recreational pool with a lazy river and two 30 foot slides.

Time for lunch and snacks? Grover's Grotto has you covered. You'll also find lawn space for relaxing, plus rentable rooms for your next pool party!

Elk Grove Nature Area

The Preserve Updates

Stay up to date on the progress of the soon-to-be nature area, trails, fitness center and playground.

Stay Updated

The Preserve will be mostly passive park space and include habitat restoration of wetlands, native grasslands and preservation and expansion of the native oak forest.

The City of Elk Grove received an award of a $3 million Land Water Conservation Fund Grant by California State Parks. The Preserve is scheduled to open fall 2021.

Celebrate!

The perfect Sacramento wedding venue, corporate event space, family reunion venue, or festival space.
Celebrate with the ones you love most for an unforgettable experience.

Whether your guest list is over 500 or just 16, The Center at District56 has 8 unique spaces tailored for your needs.

Experience your celebration Space

Play

Make a splash in our three pools for family recreation, water fitness, instruction and competitive aquatics. The Aquatics Center has the area's largest competition pool, a 25-yard instructional pool, a recreational pool with a lazy river and two 30 foot slides.

Time for lunch and snacks? Grover's Grotto has you covered.
You'll also find lawn space for relaxing and soaking in the sun, plus rentable rooms for your next pool party!

Jump in

Gather on The Avenue

The Avenue is an inviting outdoor space that features public art, fire tables and pits, bocce ball, the Veterans Grove and a place to sit and take refuge from the day. This unique gem is located between The Center and the Aquatics building, and is available to rent.

Explore Art on the Avenue

Eat at the Café

Enjoy breakfast or lunch, from coffee and smoothies to salads and delicious sandwiches.

Open Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm

Menu

*Closed holidays
10% discount for seniors and veterans.

Learn

The Senior Center of Elk Grove is a modern space for ages 50+ to connect for classes, programs, activities, and travel.

Operated by the Senior Center of Elk Grove, Inc.

See What's Going On

Connect

New Veterans Memorial Hall facility in Elk Grove serving the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Marine Corps League.

Connect with Us

Stroll

Construction updates on The Preserve community park at Distrct56. The Preserve will include a playground, large grass area, a pond, jogging trails, fitness area, overlook points, a kinetic art sculpture and much more.

Learn More