The Ultimate Guide to (27!) Trivia Nights in the Sacramento Area
All across the country, trivia nights and pub quizzes have become favorite destinations for coworkers, friends and families to test their knowledge and socialize. Whether you love the varied and exciting structure of the now-famous Geeks Who Drink events, or the neighborhood parties hosted by local bars, there’s something in Sacramento for you. In fact, there’s something nearly every night of the week!
Inside the city’s favorite craft breweries, coffee shops and restaurants — check out our area favorites, share your own and let us know which quiz you can’t miss in town. Good luck!
SUNDAY TRIVIA NIGHTS
Photo courtesy of Streets Pub & Grub
Track 7 is on our list of the best places to grab a beer in Sacramento, so naturally, it’s a great option for trivia night! Join on the first and third Sunday of the month at the Natomas taproom and the second and fourth Sunday at the Curtis Park taproom.
1730 Broadway | 6 p.m.
1804 J Street | 7 p.m.
Streets is inspired by the neighborhood pubs of England and their menu of Fish & Chips, Cottage Pies and mouth-watering burgers shows it. Come for trivia night on Sunday — then come back on the first Thursday of the month for the monthly dart tournament!
3651 J Street | 8:30 p.m.
When you step inside BonnLair you’ll feel like you’ve traveled across the Atlantic. Their European-style pub is packed with local brews, imported beers, a pleasantly surprising food menu and old-world decor.
MONDAY TRIVIA NIGHTS
8760 La Riviera Drive | 6:30 p.m.
CAP’s and Geeks Who Drink host their pub quiz inside this Rosemont pizza shop. With 36 beers on tap, even more bottles, brick oven pizzas and juicy wings, it’s the perfect setting for a night of fun with your smartest friends!
217 E Street | 7 p.m.
The Davis de Vere’s has one of the most popular pub quizzes in the area so be sure to arrive early to snag your table. Prep for the evening on Your Quizmaster’s website and follow the Quizmaster on Facebook for hints throughout the week.
228 G St | 9 p.m.
G Street WunderBar is a lively place to be every night of the week, so when you throw in Geeks Who Drink trivia, you’re always guaranteed a fun Monday night.
TUESDAY TRIVIA NIGHTS
1431 Del Paso Blvd | 6:30 p.m.
Geeks Who Drink bring their unique style of trivia to Uptown Pizza Kitchen on Tuesday nights — and we happen to think fresh, innovative and delicious pies are the best accompaniment on trivia night.
1001 R Street | 7 p.m.
4235 Arden Way | 7 p.m.
At 19 Handles, you’ll find 19 taps — 9 mainstays and 10 rotating beers from local breweries and national favorites. Pair your pint with an impressive creation like the Guinness BBQ Burger to fuel your trivia brain!
300 Lincoln Street | 7 p.m.
This Roseville pub is filled with Irish character, food and fun, and on Tuesday nights, trivia! If you’re brave enough to test your wits at this hot spot, maybe you’re brave enough to take on the Big Ass Burger — their famous meal that weighs over one pound!
1400 E Street | 8 p.m.
Shine Sacramento has become a neighborhood gathering place for art, music, coffee and, in the evenings, draft beer, wine and hard ciders. Join the community on Tuesday evening to experience it all with a trivia night hosted by local company Questionable Trivia!
8704 La Riviera Dr | 8 p.m.
Sacramento’s Pitch and Fiddle is full of Celtic charm — from the Irish Corned Beef Tacos to the fine selection of whiskeys. When you’re not there to catch a game on over 20 HDTVs, come by for Tuesday trivia!
9677 Elk Grove Florin Road | 8 p.m.
Hosted by Questionable Trivia, this Tuesday night pub quiz comes complete with some of Elk Grove’s favorite pizzas and perfectly paired beers.
4720 El Camino Ave | 8 p.m.
The Blind Pig bar has become a local legend with its classic-meets-modern downtown atmosphere. Step away from the foosball tables, darts, shuffleboard and old-school pinball machines on Tuesday evening to try your hand at trivia from Questionable Trivia.
WEDNESDAY TRIVIA NIGHTS
Photo courtesy of Sactown Union Brewery
1004 28th Street | 6:30 p.m.
Whether you’re looking for craft cocktails, pub comfort food or Blue Cue Bar’s Signature Blue Island Punch, it all comes with a good time at this Sacramento hot spot!
1310 Fulton Ave | 7 p.m.
With over 14 taps of rotating local and favorite beers and a full menu featuring classic takes on bar food, Fieldhouse is one of the area’s favorite sports bars for a reason.
719 Sutter Street | 7 p.m.
Located in Historic Old Town Folsom, Samuel Horne’s combines a local beer joint with the warmth of a European pub and great hand crafted American beer. Join them on Wednesday evening for one of the region’s favorite trivia events!
1210 66th St | 7 p.m.
Join the Sactown Union and Geeks Who Drink on Wednesday nights for a pub quiz full of house-brewed beers and fun-loving community. As one of the city’s newest and best breweries, their trivia night is one you should add to your list!
2326 K St | 8 p.m.
The Golden Bear is a sunny, spacious patio, an innovative menu of delicious food and a lively venue for live music, parties and Wednesday night trivia.
2565 Franklin Blvd | 8 p.m.
In addition to Wednesday night trivia, The Hideaway hosts Karaoke every Monday as well as live music, an old-school jukebox, pool tables and brunch on Saturday and Sunday!
1500 K Street | 8:30 p.m.
This Geeks Who Drink event is hosted inside Sacramento’s destination for both vegan-friendly and meat packed foods, tasty libations, punk-inspired music and arts, and historic local pride.
2200 Lake Washington Blvd | 8:30 p.m.
Inspired by the warm and welcoming pubs found all over Britain, this local bar offers comfort food, friendly atmosphere and plenty of opportunities to watch soccer, rugby and other sports. Stop by Wednesday night to join in the fun!
THURSDAY TRIVIA NIGHTS
Photo courtesy of Pizza Rock
5201 Folsom Blvd | 6 p.m.
This bright, colorful and welcoming East Sacramento bar and restaurant has been serving the community since 1931. Order a beer from their list of favorites from around the globe and bring the whole family along on Thursday evening!
1020 K Street | 8 p.m.
Nothing pairs better with Geeks Who Drink trivia than pizza. And at Pizza Rock, their pies are created by 12-time World Pizza Champion Tony Gemignani!
1725 I Street | 8 p.m.
Questionable Trivia brings pub quizzes to this Midtown hotspot every Thursday night. So, while you’re enjoying an open faced chili burger, salmon Reuben or a plate of garlic fries, you can show off your knowledge and eat like a king!
219 G Street | 9 p.m.
This Davis pizzeria originally began in Oregon back in 1977. Today, the company is ranked third among independent pizzerias nationwide and our local shop hosts one of the best trivia nights around!
Care to test your wits?
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