Sacramento has a gift for Steampunk this month. From now until Christmas they are offering free parking after 4:30pm on weekdays and all day on weekends.
The free parking includes the metered street spots on I Street, just south of the lounge. Below is a map of the area around Steampunk.
You can read more here: https://www.cityofsacramento.org/Public-Works/Parking-Services/Holiday-Parking-Program