Tuesday February 26, 2019
March means spring and the promise of warmer weather are on the way! Check out what’s going on around Mountain House in March, including some fun St. Paddy’s Day events!
Mountain House Events
Sundays - Farmers Market
Yummy spring produce is coming to our weekly Farmers Market in Wicklund Park! Stop by on Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 9 - Paws for Reading
Kids are loving Paws for Reading at the Mountain House Library! They get to enjoy snuggling with sweet dogs, YOU get to watch them improve their reading skills. Starts at 1:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 2 - Forejour Tribute Band
Rock out to your favorite Foreigner and Journey tunes at the Grand Theatre. Get tickets HERE.
Friday, March 8 - 15 - The Music Man
Support our young local thespians and enjoy a performance of The Music Man at Tracy High School. Ticket information HERE.
Saturday, March 16 - Student Film Festival
Enjoy screenings of short films made by student filmmakers from high schools and colleges across the west. Cast your vote for your favorite for the Audience Choice Award. Event starts at 10:00 a.m. at the Grand Theatre. Tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 30 - A Tribute to Elvis
There are two kinds of people in the world, Elvis people and Beatles people. Elvis folks rejoice, because Rob Ely’s bringing his renowned tribute to the Grand Theatre! Purchase tickets HERE.
Sunday, March 3 - Livermore Valley Half Marathon
It’s not too late to register for the Livermore Valley Half! The beautiful course through wine country will nearly make you forget about the pain! A well-deserved beverage at the wine and beer festival that follows will make it all better. Register HERE.
Saturday, March 9 - East Bay Jazz High School Allstars
Groove to some great jazz and big band music by the talented East Bay Jazz Allstars and give local high school music students a fantastic opportunity to participate in a real-world performance! Concert starts at 7:00 p.m. at the Bothwell. Tickets HERE.
March 23 - 24 - Barrel Tasting Weekend
Sample more than 30 local wines, some still in development, out of the barrel at this popular Livermore Valley Wine Country event. Meet for a delicious brunch first, then ‘follow the trail’ at your leisure. More information HERE.
Other fun events around Mountain House!
Friday, March 1 - Preschool Performance Series: Comic and Juggler Fred Anderson
Your littles will love a show full of singing and dancing at the Village Theatre in Danville. Tickets HERE.
Friday, March 1 to Saturday, April 6 - Fragments, Edges, & Ambiguities
Surround yourself with art that grapples with nature and man-made form by local artists at Pleasanton’s Firehouse Arts Center. More information HERE.
Saturday, March 2 - Six Appeal
Be amazed by the range and vocal agility of the a cappella group, Six Appeal, at the Firehouse Arts Center. This award-winning ensemble blends chart-topping hits with original songs. Tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 9 - What If, a TEDxEmeraldGlenPark event
What if you could do absolutely anything to positively impact your community? What would you do? TEDxEmeraldGlenPark wants to get the conversation started at this independently organized TED event. Explore the possibilities of human connection and positive social change at the Shannon Community Center in Dublin. More information HERE.
Friday, March 15 to Saturday, March 16 - Rodgers & Hammerstein's A Grand Night for Singing
Sing along to your favorite musical tunes at this delightful review of classic and lesser-known works by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein. Two nights only at the Village Theatre in Danville. Tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 16 - St. Patrick's Day Brew Crawl
Luck’s on your side when you get to sample 25 local craft brews and tasty bites at Pleasanton’s St. Patrick’s Day Brew Crawl! Everyone’s encouraged to enjoy responsibly, and designated driver tickets will also be available for purchase. Learn more HERE.
Friday, March 15 to Sunday, March 17 - St. Patrick's Day Celebration
Calling all Irish and those who want to be, at least for a day! It’s going to be a luck-filled great time for the entire family at the Dublin Civic Center at a celebration so big and fun it spans three days. More information HERE.
Thursday, March 21 to Saturday, March 30 - Fiddler on the Roof Jr.
Support local youth in performing arts by attending a showing of an adaptation of the beloved Broadway musical at the Village Theatre. Get tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 23 - Rugged Maniac
If a grown-ups only obstacle course complete with a thirty-foot waterslide, trampolines, and fire jump floats your boat, you’re going to have a blast at the Rugged Maniac at the Alameda County Fairgrounds in Pleasanton. There’s something for everyone, including dance-offs, mechanical bull riding, stein hoists, and pie-eating contests. Yeah, we’re signing up, too. Tickets HERE.
Saturday, March 30 to Sunday, March 31 - Goodguys 37th All American Get-Together
Fans of hot rods and muscle cars will enjoy a weekend full of fun, including an indoor car show, dragster exhibition, autocross shootout, vendor exhibits, live music, and more! Two days only at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. More information and tickets HERE.