Sunday April 28, 2019
May is kinda sorta the unofficial start of spring, especially when you take a look at all of the fun events happening this month! Whether you celebrate Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, Star Wars Day, Craft Beer Week (it’s a THING!), or everything in between, we’ve rounded up some fun events in and around Mountain House!
Mountain House Events
Friday, May 3 - Food Truck Friday
Take a break from cooking dinner and celebrate Friday with some yummy food truck grub at Central Park from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. More details on the Facebook event page HERE.
Saturday, May 4 - Bike Rodeo
Back by popular demand and to celebrate National Bike Month, the Mountain House Bike Rodeo will be a fun morning for the kiddos! They can get their bikes and helmets inspected for safety, ride through obstacle courses, and enter to win a brand-new bike. Details HERE.
Sunday, May 5 - Farmers Market
If you haven’t paid a visit to our neighborhood farmers market, NOW is the time so you can take advantage of all the delicious spring produce from local growers. The market is open weekly from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Wicklund Park. More HERE.
Friday, May 10 - MHHS Spring Music Concert
Come on out and support our young musicians at Mountain House High School’s spring concert at MHHS from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The whole family is invited!
Saturday, May 11 - Paws for Reading & Crafts
Don’t let your child miss out on the monthly Paws for Reading event at the Mountain House Library at 3:00 p.m.! They’ll have a great time improving their skills while reading to sweet pups.
Friday, May 24 - MHHS Graduation Ceremony
Congratulations MHHS seniors! For proud parents and friends, the graduation ceremony will be from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Gates open at 6:00 p.m!
Friday, May 3 - Downtown Tracy Block Party, The Band Fresh
The popular Downtown Tracy Block Party is back again for the summer, and the concert lineup looks great! Enjoy a night of live music at Front Street Plaza. First up The Band Fresh will rock the stage with some Latin rock! More information about the concert series HERE.
Saturday, May 4 - Dancing with the Tracy Stars
It’s sure to be a fun night of competition as some of Tracy’s prominent community members are paired with professional ballroom dancers! Get tickets HERE.
Saturday, May 11 - The Secret Garden
A performance of The Secret Garden would be a wonderful way to celebrate Mother’s Day this year. Get there early for a special Secret Garden Tea! Tickets HERE.
Friday, May 31 - Downtown Tracy Block Party Series, Capital City Band
The second concert in this great live music series is a night of motown by the Capital City Band from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Front Street Plaza. Details HERE.
Friday, May 10 - Best of San Francisco Comedy Competition
Enjoy the last night of the event’s semifinals at the Bankhead Theater! This competition helped launch the careers of Robin Williams, Ellen DeGeneres, and Dana Carvey. Purchase tickets HERE.
Saturday, May 11 - Livermore Valley Craft Beer Festival
Kick off Craft Beer Week with more than 40 local breweries for sampling and tasting at the Shriner Event Center. Make a day of it with food from great local eateries and live music on five stages! Tickets HERE.
Saturday, May 18 - Sunday, May 19 - Livermore Downtown Street Fest
Downtown Livermore will be buzzing the weekend of the 18th! Enjoy pop-up breweries and wine lounges, live music, kids’ activities, and more. Event details HERE.
Other Fun Area Events
Saturday, May 4 - May the Fourth Be with You Celebrations
Star Wars fans unite! Danville’s going all out with some fantastic Star Wars Day celebrations:
Breakfast with a Jedi, Jedi Training, and the Cantina Crawl & Costume Contest. Check out the calendar of events HERE.
Saturday, May 4 - Dirty Bird BBQ
It’s going to a rockin’ good time full of great music and BBQ at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. Get tickets HERE.
Sunday, May 5 - Devil Mountain Run
It’s not too late to register! Choose from the 5K or 10K course through some of the beautiful and scenic areas of Danville. A kids’ fun run and doggie run are also available. Click to register HERE.
Thursday, May 9 - Danville Doggie Night
Bring your fur baby to downtown Danville for a fun themed evening. Activities will be added to the calendar as they become available. Location details HERE.
Saturday, May 11 - Downtown Pleasanton Wine Stroll
Enjoy a beautiful evening downtown sampling local wines at 25 locations on and around Main Street. Purchase tickets HERE.
Saturday, May 11 - Artists Open Studios
Visit the working studios of many local artists at this fun, day-long event. Pick up guide books at the Village Theatre Art Gallery. Details HERE.
Saturday, May 11 - Sunday, May 12 - Hawaiian May Day Festival
It will be a fun day for the whole family enjoying and learning about Hawaiian and Pacific Islander culture, including music, dance, food, and arts and crafts. Event details and ticket purchase HERE.
Saturday, May 18 - Growlerfest Craft Beer Festival
Lots of local brewers will be on hand serving up samples and pints at Growlers Pub in Danville for the 5th annual Growlerfest! Tickets HERE.
Friday, May 24 - Sunday, May 26 - NorCal Night Market
Dig into traditional street Asian and fusion foods at this lively evening market at the Alameda County Fairgrounds! Info HERE.
Sunday, May 26 - Antiques & Collectibles Faire
Get your rustic, farmhouse, upcycled, recycled, and vintage treasures from more than 400 dealers in downtown Pleasanton! Event details HERE.
Sunday, May 26 - G.I. Blues: The Elvis Presley Songbook
Jim Andersen & The Rebels perform the King’s classic hits from The Elvis Songbook, from Heartbreak Hotel to Jailhouse Rock. Purchase tickets HERE.
Happy May, Mountain House!