Summer is rapidly coming to a close, and now it’s time to get prepped and ready for the school year! From book bags to mechanical pencils, the right school supplies can give your kids an edge. Take a look at all the gear that belongs on your back-to-school checklist!
Are you creative? Do you love social media? Well it’s time to put on your thinking caps! Join in on the fun and be a part of our Hashtag It Photo Contest. Every Monday during the month of August we’ll post a photo of our awesome residents having a blast and we want YOU to caption it with the PERFECT HASHTAG!
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 30th West Coast Nationals at the Alameda County Fair. For details about these local events and more, check out the listings below.
If you’re a current resident at Mountain House, then you know all about Mountain House Matters, our local online distributor of all community news. We had a little chat with Bryan Harrison, the creator of MH Matters, about what gave him the inspiration to start the publication and his love for the community.
If you’re a Mountain House resident, then you’ve probably seen The Byron Inn Cafe located down the road on Byron Street. You’ve probably even popped in for a bite and then came back for more! But, how much do you know about the head chef and owner of said cafe? Native to Napoli, Italy, Roberto Rose is a passionate cook with an eye for downright delicious recipes (have you seen the wafflewich?) and a love for the Mountain House community.
Spacious, comfortable, luxurious. Where can you find all these fantastic qualities in a home? Heritage by Woodside Homes! This neighborhood is a top-of-the-line addition to our Mountain House community, with features that families of all shapes and sizes can appreciate. Want to know more? Continue reading about the floorplans below!
Happy 4th of July! Don’t miss the Mountain House Annual 4th of July Celebration, and then afterward head over to Tracy or Livermore for more fun and fireworks. This month you can also enjoy outdoor music and movie events in downtown Tracy, as well as Mountain House’s first Music in the Park of the summer and Mountain House’s 2nd annual Shakespeare in the Park. You’ll find food, entertainment, and fun for the whole family at Brentwood’s Harvest Time Festival. And make sure you get tickets to see Mary Poppins at the Bankhead Theater. For more details about these local events and more, check out the listings below.
Umbria by Shea Homes is the final neighborhood being built to complete the Questa village in Mountain House. Offering both one-story and two-story floorplans, these homes include 3-6 beds, 2.5-4.5 baths, and 2,488-3,925 square feet of luxurious living space. Whether you’re thinking of expanding your family, or looking for a new home to enjoy retirement, Umbria has all of the qualities and features on your wish list!
School is out, the barbecues are hot, and the air smells of chlorine and sunscreen. That’s right, June has officially arrived and with it all the simple joys of summer. But, sometimes that extreme heat can force you to stay inside, which is why we found some awesome indoor activities to keep the fun going when Mr. Sun is working overtime!
Superman, Batman, Iron Man. These guys might be able to lift buildings, fly, and save the world from total disaster, but they don’t compare to the real heroes in our lives: D-A-D! Our dads have rescued us from sticky situations too many times to count, so why not get him a gift he’ll cherish forever this Father’s Day?
Don’t miss all the family fun around Mountain House in June! Put your running shoes on and join the annual Mountain House Kite Run. Then bring your kite to Central Park for Mountain House’s signature event, the Kite Festival. Celebrate our Western heritage at the 98th annual Livermore Rodeo. Bring the family to the Alameda and San Joaquin County Fairs for fun, food, and entertainment. And don’t miss Tracy’s first Movies on the Plaza of the summer featuring Minions! For more details about these local events and more, check out the listing below.
Can you feel the excitement buzzing around Mountain House? School’s almost out, summer vacation is fast approaching, and it’s just about that time to show off your kites. That’s right neighbors, the annual Kite Festival is returning next weekend, Saturday, June 4th!
Fire up those grills and bust out the pool noodles…because summer is almost HERE! Our favorite season is just around the corner and we want to help you get ready! Check out our list of fun themes, foods, and games to help add some flair to your next summer BBQ.