Relay for Life of Pittsburg Relay against cancer Date: 7/16/2016 10:00 AM – 7/17/2016 10:00 AM Cost: Free – sign up to join a team or create your own team Location: Pittsburg City Hall 65 Civic Avenue Pittsburg, California
“FirstFridays” on the Marina is a new event for 2016 and features California wine, local craft beer, an art walk featuring local artists, and live music on the marina green. $10 First Pour & Souvenir Glass. $5 each additional Pour. This is an admission free event to enjoy the music & art. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets. 2016 Dates: 5:30pm – 8pm. June 3 July 1 August 5 September 2 51 Marina Blvd. Pittsburg, California
Event Erik “Awesome” Alston Dates/Times August 25, 2016 @ 8PM Description Laughter is a medicine for a lot of things and on Saturday, June 25 & Saturday, Sept. 10, Pittsburgs’ very own comedian Erik Awesome Alston will bring comedy to the city of his hometown with a host of comedians from Los Angeles and the Bay Area, to bring down the house with comedians slangin…jokes, at the California Theater located in downtown Pittsburg, CA. Born and raised in Pittsburg, Erik Awesome has become a Trailblazer, up and coming Comic producing shows with a line up of funny comedians leaving crowds wanting for more. From his athletic high school sports filled background, comedy has become the forefront for this entertainer and giving Comedy back to his community is a great vehicle to display his talent to the kids and young adults living in the city of Pittsburg, CA where he grew up. Be prepared to laugh, laugh, laugh and laugh some more on Saturday, June 25 and Saturday, September 10 at the California Theater in Pittsburg CA where the hometown of Erik Awesome Alston and his comedic fellow friends will keep you on the edge of your seats, with laughter on this special evening of a Bay Area Comedy Bash!! See you all there and stay “Awesome” Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets $10-$25 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pittsburg’s waterfront fireworks display returns again this year for family fun. Please take public transportation to the Pittsburg Marina so you don’t have to fight traffic before or after the event.
Old Town Pittsburg Culinary Crawl returns for 2016 with more fun for friends and family. Tickets will be available soon at the Railroad Book Depot and Online. $12/person. Alternating Thursdays through the summer. June 2 June 16 June 30 July 14 July 28 August 11 August 25
Old Town Pittsburg Car Show returns for another year of family friendly fun. Thursdays, May 12 – September 25, 2016. 6pm – 8pm. Railroad Avenue between 3rd and 6th Streets. Alternating Thursdays through the summer. Free to the Public. No Entry Fee. Musical Guests May 12: PHD’s May 26: Chocolate Rice June 9: Konsept Party Band June23: Evolution July 7: Special Request July21: Project 4 August 4: Purple Haze August 18: Charlie Barreda and Friends September 1: JD & Co. September 15: Project 4
The Old Town Farmers’ Market is back for 2016! Join us every Saturday from May 7th until October 29th, 9am – 1pm in Old Town Plaza. You’ll find a wonderful array of fruit and vegetable vendors providing a beautiful selection of fresh and organic produce. Visit the market every Saturday, enjoy live music, and also delight in the delicious treats from the food vendors! Check out the various local non-food vendors too, and be sure to stop by every week so you don’t miss anything new. Don’t forget to visit your favorite Old Town businesses while you’re here, too! Interested in selling at our Farmers’ Market? Contact PCFMA for more information on how to do that!
Event Disney’s The Jungle Book Kids Dates/Times July 7 & 8, 2016 @ 7PM Description Bay Area Children’s Theatre Youth Education Program will be performing Disney’s The Jungle Book. This fast-paced musical theatre camp takes students entering second – eighth grades through daily fun and engaging rehearsals as we prepare for a fully produced show. Working with a director, choreographer, and music director, campers learn vocal technique, basic dance vocabulary, and storytelling. Staff place an emphasis on building a strong ensemble who support each other on and off stage and use the craft of theatre to help campers build life skills such as creative thinking and problem solving, empathy, and self-confidence. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets Free to the public Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email email@example.com
Event The Motown Era Dates/Times Saturday, May 9 at 8PM Description Sargent Tucker’s Salute to Motown brings an unforgettable experience to the California Theatre. Featuring legends such as Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles and Martha & the Vandellas, Stevie Wonder. Throughout his career he has performed with such greats as Bill Cosby, The Spinners, Earth Wind & Fire, War, The Miracles, The Ohio Players, and The Whispers and many more. The Sargent Tucker band is self-contained, diverse, and appeals to an audience that enjoys a wide–range of musical genres, creatively arranged to include a mixture of originals and popular music. This band’s current shows are on-target, up-beat grooves with musical versatility. Location California Thatre 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg, CA Tickets $18-$21 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email firstname.lastname@example.org
All the best to you and yours for this holiday season, from all the merchants in Old Town Pittsburg!
EJ Phair, Old Town’s only brewery and tasting room, is now a pizza restaurant too! Drop by and enjoy gourmet pizzas, salads and panini sandwiches all week long. Hours: Sunday – Thursday Taproom: 3pm – 10 pm, Pizza: 4pm – 9pm Friday & Saturday Taproom: 3pm – 11pm, Pizza: 4pm – 10pm
Event Bay Area Children’s Theatre- Peter Pan Summer Camp Dates/Times July 14-25 Monday – Friday 9:00 AM-4:00 PM Description Come learn acting, singing, and dancing skills as you rehearse the classic story of Peter Pan. Whether you are a novice or seasoned performer, this fast-paced, two week musical theater production camp will prepare you for final performances in front of your family and friends. Skill building and stage confidence will be emphasized along with group participation.Ages 7-14 years old Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Pittsburg, CA 94565 Cost $200 Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email email@example.com
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