Sacramento’s Ace of Spades has quickly become THE destination in Northern California for live music and world class entertainment since its opening in 2011. The venue is located in the heart of the hip and historic R Street Corridor in Downtown Sacramento and is surrounded by nationally recognized bars and restaurants. Ace of Spades provides concertgoers of ALL AGES intimate, memorable concert experiences where you are never further than 100 feet from the stage. With four bars, the best bartenders in the area, and an assortment of great food selections from our restaurant, Ace of Spades delivers the ultimate concert experience!


Sacramento’s best all ages music venue located in the heart of Downtown Sacramento’s historic R Street Corridor. Top acts such as Snoop Dogg, Papa Roach, Rob Zombie, Tyler the Creator, Frank Turner, Wu-Tang Clan, and Against Me! have all taken the stage here, making Ace of Spades a top destination for national touring acts. We celebrate diversity and aim to bring something for everyone to our stage!


Check out our four fully-stocked bars! Hungry? We also offer great food selections... just ask your bartender! Hang out in our lounge and take in all the rock n' roll history adorning the walls!


What ages are allowed?
All events are all ages unless otherwise noted. All attendees are required to purchase a full price ticket regardless of age.

Where can I buy tickets in advance?
Tickets are sold online via EventBrite, CLICK HERE for a list of events. We also sell tickets at all Dimple Records locations.

Can I get a refund?
All ticket sales are final. Refunds are only issued if a headliner cancels their performance.

Where should I park?
Nearby street parking is available, and there is also a parking garage on R Street between 15th and 16th streets.

Are there nearby hotels and do you offer hotel discounts?
Our preferred hotel is Courtyard by Marriott Sacramento Midtown. It is located at 4422 Y Street, a 10 minute drive from Ace of Spades. Call 1-800-321-2211 and mention “Ace of Spades” in order to receive special rates (rooms subject to availability)

What time do doors open and when does the show start?
The times posted on each event indicate the time that doors open. Show times vary and are subject to change, but generally the show starts one hour after doors open.

What is your bag policy?
We encourage our patrons not to bring bags into the venue. If you need to bring a bag, please make sure it is smaller than 10”x10”x2”. No backpacks allowed.

What is not allowed in the venue?
No food
No outside beverages
No drugs or drug paraphernalia
No chains, chain wallets, or spikes
No weapons of any kind
No fireworks or explosives
No face masks
No professional cameras (a professional camera is any type of DSLR or a camera with a removable lens)
No GoPros
No audio recording devices
No sharpies
No lasers or laser pointers
No pets (with the exception of documented service animals)
*We do not currently offer onsite storage for prohibited items or bags, so please plan in advance.

We reserve the right to conduct security searches prior to entry and the right to refuse admission. Our security procedures may include the use of metal detection devices, pat downs, and bag searches. We utilize these safety measures during all of our events to make sure that all patrons, artists, and staff are safe and secure in our venue. We may also have Sacramento Police Department officers on site during our events to add even more security for our guests.

Do you sell earplugs?
Yes, each bar sells earplugs for $2/pair.

What is your policy on crowd surfing and moshing?
These are dangerous activities that we prohibit. You may be asked to leave if engaging in these activities.

Do you serve food?
Yes! We offer a variety made-to-order items available during each show. Ask for a server at one of our bars.

Are ATM’s available in the venue?
Yes, we have two ATM’s, located near the restrooms.

Is the venue handicap accessible?
Yes, we are compliant with all ADA regulations. There is also a special viewing area for those with mobility limitations. To reserve a seat in our ADA section, please email us at AceOfSpades@LiveNation.com.

Do you offer VIP seating or any other type of VIP experience?
It depends on the event. For questions regarding VIP, please email us at events@AceOfSpadesSac.com. We’re currently working on expanding our VIP selections to deliver an even better fan experience and will have exciting updates soon!