SNC Reception Logistics

Greetings and thank you for RSVPing to the April 16th Reception honoring the Sierra Nevada Conservancy’s 20th anniversary of outstanding service to our Sierra-Cascade region. We are pleased to announce that Senator John Laird will be our master of ceremonies and there will be a brief program at 6:00 pm. On behalf of your hosts, the Sierra Business Council, The Sierra Nevada Alliance, and The Sierra Fund, we look forward to seeing you there!

Read on for more information on the venue, parking, nearby lodging, and what to expect at the event.

The Venue

The reception will be held at the Plaza Park Ballroom on the first floor of the Citizen Hotel in Sacramento – 926 J Street, Sacramento, California, USA, 95814.

The Citizen Hotel, Autograph Collection


Valet parking is available at the Citizen for $49/day, and hourly rates are $15 for 1-2 hours and $25 for 3-5 hours. For other parking garages near the event venue, see the list below:

Suggested: City Hall Garage, 1000 I St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Parking Garage, 900 13th St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Cathedral Garage, Jazz Alley, Sacramento, CA 95814


Sacramento has many events on this date and downtown lodging options may be limited. We encourage you to book lodging soon and explore beyond downtown. Some of us are staying off Arden Way at the Doubletree by Hilton SacramentoClick here for a list of other hotels in the area.

Food and drink

We are providing hors d’oeuvres and 2-drinks per person from 5-7 pm – and additional beverages will be available for purchase at the bar.

Reporting Activity Expense

Attending the reception as an elected official or other reportable person will require reporting this activity expense. At the event, you will either be able to opt out of partaking in the food and drink or otherwise indicate you will need a letter with the value of the ‘gift’ which will be emailed to you from The Sierra Fund within two weeks following the reception.

To reach us

If you need to cancel, have questions, etc. contact Jenny Michael – Office Administrator with The Sierra Fund at

Registration is now full and we will be opening up a waitlist. If you are no longer able to attend please let us know by canceling your ticket in Eventbrite or contacting us so we can open up your spot to someone else.