Tuesday August 4, 2015
August is here, and summer is in full swing in and around Mountain House. Bring the family to Central Community Park for Restaurant Night and Music in the Park. Enjoy block parties in downtown Tracy and Pleasanton, and art & wine strolls in Brentwood and Danville. For hot-rodding fun, visit the Goodguys 29th West Coast Nationals at the Alameda County Fair. For details about these local events and more, check out the listings below.
August 5 Pleasanton 1st Wednesday Street Party: Dog Days of Summer
Downtown Pleasanton’s Dog Days of Summer Street Party will be from 6 pm to 9 pm. Fast Times will be performing in the Entertainment Garden. Bring your four legged friends for the popular Pooch Parade down Main Street. For more information, visitpleasantondowntown.net.
August 7 Tracy’s Movies on the Plaza: Disney Big Hero 6
Come to the Civic Center Plaza in Tracy (10th & East St.) at 7 pm to enjoy a free movie under the stars. The movie for July 24th is Disney’s Big Hero 6. The movie starts at sunset. Blankets and chairs are welcome. Sorry, no pets. For more information, visit thinkinsidethetriangle.com.
August 11 & 27 Mountain House Restaurant Night
Enjoy dining out in Mountain House! Food trucks will be at Central Park from 5 pm to 8 pm. For more information, visit the Facebook Event Pages: August 11th, August 27th
August 15 Mountain House Music in the Park
Bring your blanket and picnic basket to Central Park and enjoy live music from 5:00 pm to 8 pm by Boys of Summer, an Eagles Tribute Band from LA. For more information, visit the Facebook Event Page.
August 20 12th Annual Danville Art & Wine Stroll
From 6 pm to 9 pm, enjoy a fun-filled evening of wine tasting, small bites from Danville restaurants, the latest offerings from Danville shops, live music, a commemorative wine glass, and trolley rides. For more information, visit discoverdanvilleca.com.
August 21 Downtown Tracy Block Party: Old Time Rock & Roll
Enjoy live music by Hot Rods Band from 6 pm to 9 pm at the Tracy Downtown Plaza at 6th St. and Central. Free and open to the public. Food is available for purchase. For more information, visit tracycitycenter.com.
August 21-23 Goodguys 29th West Coast Nationals at Alameda County Fairgrounds
The “Crown Jewel” of all Goodguys events – the 29th West Coast Nationals presented by Flowmaster is the longest running and most prestigious event on the calendar. Blending old school traditions with current trends, the West Coast Nationals features a sun-soakedweekend of hot rodding fellowship, fun and the highest quality vintage cars in the country! For more information, visit good-guys.com.
August 28 Downtown Tracy Block Party: Totally Awesome 80’s
Enjoy live music by Rebel Yell Band from 6 pm to 9 pm at the Tracy Downtown Plaza at 6th St. and Central. Free and open to the public. Food is available for purchase. For more information, visit tracycitycenter.com.
August 29-30 Brentwood Art, Wine & Jazz Festival
The Brentwood Art Society is hosting the 14th annual Brentwood Art, Wine, & Jazz Festival at The Streets of Brentwood, which brings together local vintners, local artists from multiple disciplines, and some of the Bay Area’s finest musicians representing multiplegenres of Jazz. For more information, visit shopstreetsofbrentwood.com.