2021 Honoring Frontline and Healthcare Workers

  • Doctors
    Local doctors have done valiant work in a volatile work environment and emotionally charged care for the sick and dying.

  • Nurses
    Nurses, PAs, assistants, coordinators and administrators work daily through Covid 19 treatments, testing and vaccinations to save lives.

  • Restaurant & Retail
    From grocery stores and drug stores to retailers and food service, essential workers have found ways to stay open and serve the needs of customers.

  • City Employees
    City and government workers have never stopped providing waste collection, water treatment, building permits, law enforcement, park maintenance and more.



  • Dusty Baker
    Outstanding Major League Baseball Player and Manager

  • Summer Sanders
    Olympic Gold Medalist, Sports Commentator and TV Show Host

  • Urijah Faber
    MMA World Champion and UFC Hall of Famer

  • Darrell Corti
    Legendary Food and Wine Expert



  • Billy Mills
    Olympic Athlete & Humanitarian

  • Russ Solomon
    Entrepreneur & Founder of Tower Records

  • Ruthie Bolton
    WNBA Star & Olympic Athlete

  • Nicholas Sparks
    Novelist, Screenwriter & Producer



I have always claimed Sacramento as my hometown, and today I genuinely feel that Sacramento has, in turn, claimed me.
LeVar Burton


  • Debbie Meyer
    Olympic Althlete

  • Gregory Kondos
    Visual Artist

  • LeVar Burton
    Actor & Activist

  • Dr. Ernie Bodai
    Surgeon & Advocate

  • Timothy B. Schmit


Sacramento Walk of Stars pays tribute to those who have affected the nation or the world for the better while contributing to the shining light of Sacramento. Four to five inductees are recognized each year for their achievements in entertainment & arts, sports, news, business and science & technology. They must also have:

  • Lived or been raised in the greater Sacramento region 
  • National or international significance 
  • Made a positive impact on the Sacramento region

On August 31, 2016, the inaugural inductees participated in a ceremony in Sacramento with their families and guests for the unveiling of their stars in front of 1801 L Street and a gala dinner that evening at the Memorial Auditorium.

Potential Future Stars

Below is a sampling of other stars considered for recognition on the Sacramento Walk of Stars. Not all nominated stars are reflected below since we receive new nominations all the time!

Entertainment & Arts

  • Brie Larson
  • Cake
  • Colin Hanks
  • Craig Chaquico
  • David Garibaldi
  • David Hodo
  • Deftones
  • Greta Gerwig
  • Jessica Chastain
  • Joan Didion
  • Lee Greenwood
  • Molly Ringwald
  • Morrie Turner
  • Morton Downey, Jr.
  • Nicholas Sparks
  • Pat Morita
  • Richard Cragun
  • Sam Elliott
  • Tesla
  • Tim Busfield
  • Tina Cole
  • Tom Hanks
  • Victor Wong
  • Wayne Thiebaud


  • Charles R. Schwab, Jr.
  • Eleanor McClatchy
  • Eppie Johnson
  • Russell Solomon


  • Alex Honnold
  • Bill Cartwright
  • Billy Mills
  • Dusty Baker
  • Eric Heiden
  • Greg LeMond
  • Greg Vaughn
  • Kevin Johnson
  • Joe Marty
  • Lance Briggs
  • Mark Spitz
  • Max Baer
  • Ruthie Bolton
  • Steve Sax
  • Summer Sanders
  • Ted Bruschi
  • Tommy Kono
  • Tony “The Tiger” Lopez
  • Urijah Faber “The California Kid”


  • Herb Caen
  • Jack Ohman
  • Joan Lunden
  • Lester Holt
  • Lisa Ling
  • Tom Sullivan

Science & Technology

  • Dr. Stanley Fahn
  • Marvin L. “Buzz” Oates


  • Anthony Kennedy
  • Dr. Cornel West
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