Film Night: The Death of Stalin – Thurs, August 23, 2018. 7pm

Event The Death of Stalin Dates/Times August 23, 2018 at 7pm Description The Pittsburg Arts & Community Foundation and Pacific Community Services, Inc. present a showing of “The Death of Stalin,” the hilarious 2017 comedy centered on the sudden death of the Soviet dictator and the machinations of his key followers as they scramble for survival and power. Considered as one of the best comedies of the year. The doors open at 7pm for a live performance on the theatre’s historic Robert Morton Organ by Dave Moreno. Along with a selection of themed musical pieces Dave will also accompany a short Silent Film on the organ. The main feature will start at 8:00 PM. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets General Admission: $6.50 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact Carolyn August Phone (925) 427-1611 Email [email protected]

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The Best Intentions: Sept 22, 2018. 8pm

Event The Best Intentions Dates/Times September 22, 2018 at 8pm Description Based in the Oakland-San Francisco Bay Area, “The Best Intentions”, a performing and recording group, is comprised of five talented vocalists, a Music Director, and an 8 piece band. Their unique harmonic, soulful tones and their smooth choreography, have come to be recognized as the signature of the group. Presenting the Original Motown Classics, Old School, and R&B sound from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s on up, has come to make them a household name. The 100 years of combined experience within the group, brings a breath of fresh air to the listening audience that they perform to regularly all of the Western United States and Canada. As recording artists, they often include one of their original songs in their shows, pulling from their soon to be released CD entitled “NEVER TO LATE”. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets $30-$35 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact California Theatre Phone (925) 427-1611 Email [email protected]

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Comedy: Erik Awesome’s Comedy Jam. Sept 7, 2018. 8pm

Event Erik Awesome’s Seafood Festival Comedy Jam Dates/Times September 7, 2018 at 8pm Description Come see the Bay Area’s and Los Angeles’ hottest comedians together on stage bringing the “funny” and “slanging” jokes for an awesome Friday Night of laughter. Comedians include Jay Rich, Ms. Arkansas, Key Lewis, Ramona Stephens, Nesima Fod, Amir Kalil, Danienne Merlina, Kevin Davis and your host, Erik Awesome. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets Online – $15 At the Door – $20 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact California Theatre Phone (925) 427-1611 Email [email protected]

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Annie Kids – Little Performers. Sept 20 – Jan19. (Grades K-1)

Event Annie Kids- Little Performers Dates/Times Dates: Sept 20, 2018 thru Jan 19, 2018 Rehearsals: Thursdays, 3:30pm-4:15pm Performances: Jan 18 at 7pm & Jan 19 at 2pm. Description Relying on Their imaginations and the guidance of professional teaching artists, these Little Performers will create their own story of adventure, song, and dance based on Annie Kids! Their unique play will be showcased as the pre-show to the Young Performer’s final production. They will also join the older students on stage for the grand finale! Grades K-1 Contact Bay Area Children’s Theater for registration. www.bactheatre.org. 510-296-4433 Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets Tuition: $175 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact California Theatre Phone (925) 427-1611 Email [email protected]

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Annie Kids – Young Performers Class. Sept 20 – Jan 19. (Grades 2-5)

Event Annie Kids – Young Performers Dates/Times Dates: Sept 20, 2018 thru Jan 19, 2018 Rehearsals: Thursdays, 4:30pm-6pm Performances: Jan 18 at 7pm & Jan 19 at 2pm. Description Step onto the stage with fellow 2nd-5th grade performers in the beloved classic Annie Kids! Through the process of rehearsing a musical, students will learn basic theater skills while having fun and making new friends. In addition to their rehearsals once a week, students are expected to practice their songs and lines at home. At the end of the session, Annie Kids will come to life on the stage with colorful sets and costumes Grades 2-5 Contact Bay Area Children’s Theater for registration. www.bactheatre.org. 510-296-4433 Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets Tuition: $315 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact California Theatre Phone (925) 427-1611 Email [email protected]

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Aladdin Jr: Next Stage Performers Class. Sept 18 – Jan 12

Event Aladdin Jr- Next Stage Performers Dates/Times Dates: Sept 18, 2018 thru Jan 12, 2018 Rehearsals: Tuesdays, 4-6pm Performances: Jan 11 at 7pm & Jan 12 @ 2pm Description Take the next step in this performance-focused, ensemble-based class. Through the rehearsal process of a musical, Next Stage Performers offers skill building in dance, vocal technique, and acting. Grades 5-8. Contact Bay Area Children’s Theater for Registration. www.bactheatre.org. 510-296-4433. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets Tuition: $415 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact California Theatre Phone (925) 427-1611 Email [email protected]

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The Stylistics Review & Tony Strong: Aug. 25, 2018, 7pm & 9:30pm

Event The Stylistics Review & Tony Strong (Intruders) Dates/Times August 25, 2018 at 7pm & 9:30pm Description The Stylistics Review are a tribute band for the reknown R&B Group The Stylistics. The group consists of Lashaun Johnson, Finney Forres, Van Fields, and Carl Gray. They had twelve consecutive R&B top ten hits, including “Stop, Look, Listen”, “You Are Everything”, “Betcha by Golly, Wow”, “People Make the World Go Round”, “I’m Stone in Love with You”, “Break Up to Make Up”, and “You Make Me Feel Brand New”. Tony Strong of the Intruders is our opening act. The Intruders were an American soul music group most popular in the 1960s and 1970s. The Intruders are known for having 24 R&B chart hits, including 6 R&B Top Tens, and 14 chart hits in the Billboard Hot 100, including their signature song, the million-selling Top 10 smash, “Cowboys to Girls.” Other hits include the Top 10 R&B smashes “(Love Is Like A) Baseball Game”, “Together”, “I’ll Always Love My Mama”, and “United”. Location California Theatre 351 Railroad Ave Old Town Pittsburg Tickets $35 and $50 Online Tickets http://www.pittsburgcaliforniatheatre.com Contact California Theatre Phone (925) 427-1611 Email [email protected]

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Pittsburg’s 22nd Annual Zinfandel Dinner: August 17, 2018

Pittsburg’s “Zin Din” returns for 2018 with an outstanding selection of championship wines. WHEN: Friday, August 17, 2018. 6pm. WHERE: Plaza Marina Green. 51 Marina Blvd, Pittsburg, California TICKETS: $100/person. $800/table of eight, pittsburgfoundation.org See invitation below, for details. (click image to enlarge)  

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Jazz, Blues and Funk Fest: Sat, August 18, 2018. Noon – 8:30pm

Pittsburg’s Jazz, Blues and Funk Fest returns for another season at the beautiful Pittsburg Marina. This year’s headliner, Foreverland, the electrifying 145-piece Michael Jackson tribute band. WHEN: Saturday, August 18, 2018. WHERE: Pittsburg Marina, 51 Marina Blvd, Pittsburg, California. TICKETS: FREE! Bring your own lawn chair! VIP TENT INFO: Reserved Seating is available in a special VIP tent. Ticket price includes 1 drink ticket and hors d’oeuvres at 3pm. Note: No one under 21 will be admitted in the VIP tent. VIP TICKETS: $15 thru 8/5/18. $20 after 8/5/18. Available online. MUSIC: (subject to change) Foreverland Terrence Brewer Oakland Divas Capital City Band

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Pittsburg Seafood & Music Festival: Sept 8-9, 2018.

Pittsburg Seafood & Music Festival, a Pittsburg Chamber of Commerce event, returns for another year. Bay Area native Sheila E. will headline this year’s music lineup, on Saturday evening. WHEN: Saturday & Sunday, September 8 & 9. 10am – 7pm. TICKETS: Available online in advance, or at the door. PARKING: There will be NO paid parking lots near the Festival this year and parking in Old Town will be limited. All attendees are recommended to park at Los Medanos College and take the FREE shuttle to the event. The shuttle will also stop at the Pittsburg eBART station on Railroad Avenue.

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Summer Jazz and Blues: July 24, 31, Aug 7, 14. 6-8pm

Pittsburg’s Summer Tuesdays Jazz and Blues music series returns to the Pittsburg Marina for its second season. A music series featuring Jazz and Blues that provides a historical experience of the music and its origins. July 24: Parker Grant July 31: JuSusan & My Company August 7: Black Diamond Rhythm Band August 14: Way “Guitar” Sanders Tuesdays, 6pm – 8pm. FREE Pittsburg Marina, 51 Marina Blvd. Questions: 925-252-4842

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Improv in the Park! July 14, 21, 28. 6pm

Improv in the Park!  It’s madcap, it’s hilarious, and it’s totally unexpected! Improv in the Park is guaranteed to make you laugh, and maybe even fall off your chair!  Good thing it’s on the lawn! WHEN: Saturdays, July 14, 21 & 28. 6pm WHERE: Old Town Pittsburg, John Buckley Square. WHAT: PACF and Pittsburg Community Theatre present Improv in the Park, featuring Trapped in a Rumor. An evening of improvisation and hilarity for the whole family. COST: Free! Each week features a different theme, so come all three evenings to enjoy a completely different show! Bring a lawn chair, a blanket, and a sense of humor!  

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Movies in the Park, Fridays, July & August 2018

Movies in the Park, Fridays, July & August 2018

Movies in the Park returns to Old Town’s Park, John Buckley Square. Movies begin at dusk. Be sure to bring your own lawn chair and/or blanket. This year’s Friday-night schedule: July 13: Despicable Me 3 July 20: Lego Ninjago July 27: My Little Pony August 3: Peter Rabbit August 10: Lion King August 17: Descendants 2 August 24: Justice League August 31: Coco

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Farmers’ Market 2018 – Saturday Mornings, May 5 – September

Farmers’ Market opens May 5, 2018 Pittsburg’s Old Town Farmers’ Market returns to the park between 5th and 6th Streets on Railroad Avenue. 9am – 1pm. Fresh fruits & vegetables, music, vendors and more.  

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Wine & Art First Fridays at the Marina – June 1 – September 7, 2018. 5:30pm

Wine & Art First Fridays at the Marina – June 1 – September 7, 2018. 5:30pm

First Fridays at the Marina return for the 2018 Summer season. The first Friday of the month, 5:30pm – 9pm. Featuring California Wines and Local Craft Beer, Live Music and Art from local artists. $10 for the first pour includes a souvenir glass. $5 for each additional pour. June 1 July 6 August 3 September 7  

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Car Show 2018 – May 10 – September 6. 6-8pm

Car Show 2018 –  May 10 – September 6. 6-8pm

Pittsburg’s Old Town Car Show returns for 2018 with another season of cars and music. Entertainment Schedule: May 10: PHD’s Band May 24: Konsept Party Band June 7: SF Ultimate Tribute to Journey June 21: Charlie Barreda & Friends July 5: Alfred Silva July 19: Max Cruse August 2: JD & Company August 16: Flaco and the Fleas August 30: Chocolate Rice September 6: Project 4 Band

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Taste of the World – Cancelled

Taste of the World – Cancelled

**THE CITY OF PITTSBURG HAS ANNOUNCED THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE SEASON**   Food Trucks are back in John Buckley Square, Fridays, starting April 20, 2018. Taste of the World Food trucks: April – September, 2018.

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Check out our Events Page to stay up to date on everything happening in Old Town. From special events, to seasonal happenings, you can find out what’s new and cool in Old Town on our Events page! Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, and Twitter, too!

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