Friday May 31, 2019
School’s out for summer (yay!), and it’s all about vacations, staycations, and all-around good times and making the most of this amazing Mountain House weather! Check out what’s happening in and around our neighborhood this month, including the annual Mountain House Kite Festival coming up soon!
Mountain House Events
Saturday, June 1 - Mountain House Kite Festival
Our beloved Kite Festival is back for another fun-filled day of kite flying, arts and crafts, tasty food, music, and more! More event details HERE.
Sundays - Weekly Farmers Market
Don’t forget to pick up your fresh fruit and veggies for the week at our community farmers market every Sunday at Wicklund Park from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.! More info HERE.
Fridays - Food Truck Fridays
Meet up with friends and neighbors at Central Park at 5:00 p.m. to enjoy dinner from some favorite local food trucks. Details HERE.
Saturday, June 8 - Paws for Reading & Crafts
It’s summertime, but that doesn’t mean good reading habits need to go by the wayside! Bring the kiddos to the Mountain House Library at 3:00 p.m. so they can practice reading out loud to sweet and gentle pups. A fun craft will follow.
Saturday, June 22 - Music in the Park
Bask in our great summer weather with a fun and free concert in the park! Groove and dance to your favorite tunes from the 70s, 80s, and 90s! Don’t forget to bring your blankets and lawn chairs. Details HERE.
Saturday, June 1 - Rollin’ Rec Pop-up
Come on out and discover a new-to-you park while enjoying arts, crafts, and other fun activities for the kids. Details HERE.
Saturday, June 1 - Summer Reading Star Wars Party
Have a blast at the summer reading kickoff party Star Wars style at the Tracy Library! Enjoy crafts, games, and snacks while getting all signed up for their summer reading program. Details HERE.
Saturday, June 1 - Petty Theft
Rock out to Tom Petty tribute band Petty Theft at the Grand Theatre. Purchase tickets HERE.
Friday, June 7 - Dive In Movie
Watch Ralph Breaks the Internet poolside (or lounging in the pool!). Movie starts at 8:00 p.m. at the Joe Wilson Pool. More info HERE.
Friday, June 14 - Downtown Tracy Block Party Series
Live music rocks on in downtown Tracy! Next up is a boot scootin’ evening of country music at Front Street Plaza. Concert is free, and food and beverage will be available for purchase. Details HERE.
Friday, June 28 - Movies on the Plaza
Catch a family-fun flick at Civic Center Plaza. A showing of Hotel Transylvania 3 will start at sundown. Don’t forget your lawn chairs and blankets! Details HERE.
Sunday, June 2 - Wine & Wags
You and your fur baby won’t want to miss this fun event! Dog-friendly wineries in the area open their doors to your four-legged friends with special activities and wine tasting for the humans! Event information HERE.
Sunday, June 2 - DLUX Puppets’ Peter Pan at the Bankhead
Nationally-acclaimed DLUX Puppets are coming to the Bankhead Theater to showcase their performance of Peter Pan! Kids will love the classic story with the intricately designed, life-sized puppets. Tickets HERE.
Monday, June 10 - Summer Art at the Bothwell
The popular art camps are back at the Bothwell! Your child will enjoy a fun-filled week of art instruction from professional artists. First camps begin on June 10 and go through mid-July. Details and registration HERE.
Saturday, June 22 - Lee DeWyze
American Idol winner Lee DeWyze is coming to the Bankhead Theater on his “Night and Day” tour. Get your tickets HERE.
Saturday, June 22 - Kyle Martin
The popular “Piano Man” in the nationally traveling tour of the hit Broadway musical Movin Out, Kyle Martin will play the hits of Elton John and Billy Joel at the Firehouse Arts Center. Purchase tickets HERE.
Other Fun Area Events
Saturday, June 1 - Goodguys 26th Summer Get-Together
It’s all about cars this weekend at the Alameda County Fairgrounds, with more than 2,000 muscle cars, hot rods, classics, and more on display. Event will also feature a car sale, autocross competition, a kids’ zone, entertainment, live music, and food. Details and tickets HERE.
Fridays in June - Concerts in the Park
Pleasanton kicks off their fab concert series at Lions Wayside Park! Enjoy a different band each Friday evening, from classic rock to retro hits. The groovin’ begins at 7:00 p.m. Get the lineup and details HERE.
Friday, June 14 - Moonlight Movies
Enjoy a fun night watching a movie under the stars! A free showing of Little Giants starts at 8:30 p.m. (crafts begin at 6:30 p.m.) at the Town Green in Danville. More info HERE.
Saturday, June 22 - Music in the Park
Come on out to Oak Hill Park in Danville for an evening of live music. More details coming HERE.
Saturday, June 22 - East Bay Open Studios
Visit working local artists’ studios here in the Tri-Valley! Meet the artists and enjoy a free day at the Bothwell. Details HERE.
Saturday, June 22 - Sunday, June 23 - Summerfest
There will be fun for the whole family at this year’s Summerfest in historic downtown Danville. Great food, drink, live music, and shopping await, in addition to a car show and dunk tank! Event info HERE.
Friday, June 28 - Moonlight Movies
Taking in a movie outdoors is one of the hallmarks of summer! The second movie in Danville’s Moonlight Movie series is Bolt. Crafts begin at 6:30 p.m., and the movie follows at 8:30 p.m. at the Town Green in Danville. Details HERE.
Friday, June 28 - Opening Reception, Into the Blue
Celebrate the artists and their work at the opening reception of the exhibition, Into the Blue, at the Village Theatre Art Gallery in Danville. Event info HERE.