Wednesday September 4, 2019
Fall’s on the way, but you wouldn’t know it from our weather forecast! Take advantage of all this summer heat and enjoy some great events in and around Mountain House this month, including our final two Music in the Park concerts!
Mountain House Events
Sundays - Mountain House Farmers Market
Stock up on fresh, local produce and enjoy food from local vendors at the weekly farmers market at Wicklund Park from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Details HERE.
Fridays, Food Truck Fridays
Enjoy a summer meal outside with neighbors each Friday with a great lineup of local food trucks. Every Friday at Central Park from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. More HERE.
Saturday, September 14 - Paws for Reading & Crafts
Take the kids to the Mountain House Library at 3:00 p.m. to practice their reading skills in a casual, relaxed atmosphere. They’ll read a story to sweet little pups and enjoy a craft afterward.
Saturday, September 14 - Music in the Park
Be ready to boot scoot to some great country music by Jeff Rickets and the Dirt Road Band at Central Park from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.! Don’t forget your blankets, lawn chairs, and wallet for some yummy food truck fare. Details HERE.
Friday, September 27 - MHHS Football vs. Johansen
Come on out and cheer on our Mustangs as they take on Johansen High School! Kickoff is at 7:00 p.m. at Mountain House High School. Check out the game preview HERE.
Saturday, September 28 - Music in the Park
Don’t miss our last Music in the Park concert this summer! Come ready to dance the night away to 80s nostalgia band, The Breakfast Klub! More HERE.
Saturday, September 7 - Blues, Brews & BBQ
It’s going to be a day full of great food, beer, and music at the Front Street Plaza in downtown Tracy! Come for the beers from local breweries, and stay for the homebrew beer content and rib cookoff! Event info HERE.
Saturday, September 7 - Great American Hero Trail Run
Get in a run with family and neighbors on a scenic course along the San Joaquin River! Sign up for the half marathon, 5K, or family fun run/walk around Eagal Lakes Resort. Register HERE.
Saturday, September 7 - Lobsterfest
Enjoy a tasty meal for a great cause! Hosted by the Tracy Chamber, this popular event at the airport includes live music and a silent auction, with proceeds benefiting local educational programs. Details and ticket information HERE.
Sunday, September 1 - Harvest Wine Celebration
Start September off right by enjoying wonderful local wines! Celebrate the crush season with many local wineries as they host various activities, including tastings, live music, crafts, demonstrations, and more. Participating wineries and ticket purchase HERE.
Saturday, September 7 - Brilliance at the Bankhead Gala
Glee star Matthew Morrison headlines this year’s annual fundraiser at the Bankhead Theater! Treat yourself to a delicious dinner and a night of fantastic music covering some of the best Broadway hits. Tickets HERE.
Saturday, September 14 - Glenn Miller Orchestra
Transport yourself to the energy and spirit of the 1940s enjoying a night of iconic big band music at the Bankhead Theater! Details and ticket purchase HERE.
Sunday, September 15 - Taste of Downtown Livermore
Explore the flavors of downtown eateries and restaurants at this popular annual event! Shops and boutiques will host wine and beer tastings while you stroll the streets to great live music. Tickets HERE.
Wednesday, September 18 - Royal Wedding
Make it a musical date night at the Bankhead Theater’s showing of the classic, Royal Wedding. The film features one of Fred Astaire’s most popular dance numbers as his character and sister take their dance show to London in time for the wedding of Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten. More HERE.
Thursday, September 19 - Closing: Thirsty Thursdays
It’s the last Thirsty Thursday of the season at the Downtown Livermore Farmers Market. Don’t miss tastings by Wente Vineyards and live music from the Meredith McHenry Band. Details HERE.
Friday, September 20 - San Francisco Comedy Competition
Take your crew to a night of laughs at the Bankhead Theater, an annual stop on the San Francisco Comedy Competition tour! Tickets HERE.
Sunday, September 22 - Livermore Valley Talent to Table
Don’t miss this inaugural event that’s getting lots of buzz! It will be an evening of delicious, locally sourced food prepared by our area’s most talented chefs in a classic long table style of dining along Front Street in downtown Livermore. This event will sell out, so get your tickets HERE.
Saturday, September 28 - A French Affair
Concannon Vineyard’s hosting an evening of French cuisine paired with their Bordeaux wines under the lovely Grape Arbor. Tickets HERE.
Other Fun Area Events
Monday, September 2 - Relics on Railroad
Enjoy the thrill of the hunt for new-to-you treasures at Danville’s annual vintage, antiques, and maker market in the Railroad Avenue parking lot. Deets HERE.
Thursday, September 5 - Irish Airs and Arias
Celebrated Irish soprano Clodagh Kinsella performs unique interpretations to traditional Irish airs and opera arias at the Village Theatre. Tickets HERE.
Saturday, September 14 - Forkful
Now in its third year, Forkful offers participants a delightful, self-paced tasting tour of the flavors of downtown Pleasanton. Fun commemorative fork included (and bubbly, of course). Info and tickets HERE.
Saturday, September 14 - Splatter
It’s an end-of-summer bash for the senses at Splatter in Dublin’s Emerald Glen Park! There’s truly something for everyone at this day-long event, including live music, dance performances, culinary demonstrations, an arts and crafts marketplace, food and wine, and kids’ carnival games. Details HERE.
Thursday, September 19 - Sunday, September 22 - NorCal Night Market
Don’t miss the last NorCal Night Market of the season at the Alameda Fairgrounds! Choose from dozens of Asian street food vendors and trucks while you shop all the fun merch. Tickets HERE.
Sunday, September 22 - Danville D’Elegance
Check out some fantastic exotic, vintage, and classic cars and enjoy tasty food and drink, all while supporting a great cause! Proceeds benefit the Parkinson’s Institute. Get your tickets HERE.
Tuesday, September 24 - 8th Annual Taste of Pleasanton
Nosh and shop in picturesque downtown Pleasanton! Sample tasty bites at 19 participating businesses. Details and tickets HERE.
Happy fall, Mountain House!