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Everybody’s Irish

March 17
6 pm - 9 pm

Downtown Hanford

Event Details

Leprechauns looking for fun will want to join in the festivities on St. Patrick’s Day from 6 pm until 9 pm in downtown Hanford.  This event will include a microbrew tasting at 20+ downtown businesses, traditional Irish music, shopping and fun. Remember to wear green for the event.

Getting There

From the Hanford, CA Station (HNF), Downtown Hanford is about 0.4 miles away. That's about an 8 minute walk or a 5 minute Lyft ride.

 

Hanford Walk-N-Roll

March 24
8 am - 12 pm

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Join us for UCP's Annual Hanford Walk‐N‐Roll, a community walk event that raises funds and awareness for our children’s programs in Kings County. Walk-N-Roll is Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Hanford High School. Every dollar raised goes to support children and their families who need our programs. Join us, or donate, as we walk and roll to support programs that give children with disabilities a life without limits.

Getting There

From the Hanford, CA Station (HNF), Hanford High is about 1.6 miles away. That's about a 7 minute Lyft ride.

 

The Beach Boys

March 1
7:30 pm

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Experience the legendary Beach Boys. The Beach Boys are led by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston, who along with Jeffrey Foskett, Brian Eichenburger, Tim Bonhomme, John Cowsill and Scott Totten continue the legacy of the iconic American band. This tour will not feature Brian Wilson, Al Jardine or David Marks. Few, if any, acts can match The Beach Boys’ concert presence, spirit and performance.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the Visalia Fox Theater is about 40 miles away. That's about a 40 minute Lyft ride.

 

ROGUE Festival

March 2 - 10

Event Details

Fresno's Rogue Festival is an annual, non-juried performance and visual arts festival held in Fresno’s Historic Tower District and surrounding areas. The Festival aspires to bring emerging and established artists to audiences with works that are imaginative, innovative, and enriching.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the Tower District is about 4 miles away. That's about a 9 minute Lyft ride.

 

SIP n' SALSA Dance Party

March 3
8 pm - 11pm

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SIP n' SALSA Dance Party returns, Complimentary dance class at 8. No partner needed and beginner friendly. Dancing in the winery. Plenty of seating and parking. Beautiful venue and award winning wines. Heated veranda with breathtaking views with gourmet food truck on site.

Getting There

From the Madera, CA Station (MDR), the Toca Madera Winery is about 17 miles away. That's about a 20 minute Lyft ride.

 

Romeo + Juliet

March 3
6:30 pm

Event Details

Shakespeare's classic, "Romeo and Juliet" comes to Fresno's Saroyan Theatre.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the William Soroyan Theatre is about 0.5 miles away. That's about a 10 minute walk or a 4 minute Lyft ride.

 

Fresno State Peach Blossom Festival

March 8 - 9

Event Details

The Festival was created to help young people realize the importance of reading literature aloud, to teach them about interpretation, performance, how to be an audience member and to give them an opportunity to visit a university campus.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), Fresno State University is about 8 miles away. That's about an 11 minute Lyft ride.

 

Parties of the Parkway

March 8
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Come help us celebrate our 30th Anniversary at the Parties for the Parkway Kickoff. This is our largest fundraising event, and you won't want to miss the incredible opportunities to purchase unique parties being offered in 2018 and bid on artwork donated by local artists. Here’s your chance to be among the first to reserve your favorite 2018 Parties for the Parkway while enjoying live music, beverages, appetizers and dessert from generous local restaurants, caterers, wineries, and breweries. Don’t miss the opportunity to bid on exceptional artwork by talented Valley artists.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), The River Center - San Joaquin River Parkway is about 14 miles away. That's about a 20 minute Lyft ride.

 

Craft Beer Crawl

March 11
2 pm - 5:30 pm

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Join us on the streets and in the stores of Old Town Clovis on Sunday, March 11, 2018 for our Craft Beer Crawl. Tickets are $35 each, pre-sale, and $45 “day of” so be sure to buy your tickets ahead of time. Follow the map from store to store, talking personally with the Brewery Representatives about their craft, sip your way through the best of California brews, and partake from local Food Trucks! Participating Breweries to be announced. This is a 21 and over event. Non-Refundable. Rain or Shine.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), Old Town Clovis is about 10 miles away. That's about a 14 minute Lyft ride.

 

The Sound of Music

March 14 - 15
7:30 pm

Event Details

Fresno is alive with The Sound of Music.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the William Soroyan Theatre is about 0.5 miles away. That's about a 10 minute walk or a 4 minute Lyft ride.

 

Spring Into Your Garden Festival

March 24
9 am - 2 pm

Event Details

The Spring Festival will be held, Saturday, March 24, 9 am to 2 pm, and will include a Plant Sale, Garden Tours, Guest Speakers, Garden Experts, Children's Activities, Exhibitors & Vendors, Gift Shoppe and more. Members only pre-sale 9 - 10 am. Memberships available at front gate. $5 adult donation; CBG members & kids free.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the Clovis Botanical Garden is about 10 miles away. That's about a 14 minute Lyft ride.

 

Antiques Fair

March 25
8 am - 4 pm

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Old Town Clovis’ one-of-a-kind Antique & Collectible Fair boasts cobblestone streets brimming with antique and collectible treasures from over 90 vendors. This show also features free appraisals by Kathy Osterberg Sobelman. Appraisals will take place between 9 am - 11 am and from 1 pm to 3 pm. Please limit your appraisals to one item per person.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), Old Town Clovis is about 10 miles away. That's about a 14 minute Lyft ride.

 

The Avett Brothers

March 29
7:30 pm

Event Details

The sweet folk Americana craftings of the Avett Brothers come back to Fresno on their extended American tour.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the William Soroyan Theatre is about 0.5 miles away. That's about a 10 minute walk or a 4 minute Lyft ride.

 

ApCal: ROCK - A - PALOOZA

March 31
12 pm -7:30 pm

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Our annual kick-off party for the season. This year, we are adding a little twist - one band playing all 70s music, one band playing all 80s music, one band playing all 90s music. It's gonna be a Rockin' day of great music for all ages.

Getting There

From the Madera, CA Station (MDR), the ApCal Winery is about 15 miles away. That's about a 20 minute Lyft ride.

April

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Dollar Friday at the Discovery Center

April 6
9 am

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Join us every first Friday of each month for $1 admission per person.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), The Discovery Center is about 5 miles away. That's about a 10 minute Lyft ride.

 

RAIN - A Tribute to the Beatles

April 12
7:30 pm

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RAIN – A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES celebrates the 50th anniversary of the release of Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. For the first time ever, RAIN will bring the historic album to life in its entirety for this psychedelic multimedia spectacular in addition to all your early favorites.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the William Soroyan Theatre is about 0.5 miles away. That's about a 10 minute walk or a 4 minute Lyft ride.

 

Joy Spring, a Concert from Youth Orchestras of Fresno

April 14
4 pm - 6 pm

Event Details

Our Youth Chamber Orchestra (YCO) and Youth Symphony Orchestra (YSO) gang up to present a rip-roaring concert of favorite music. Adam Elmore and Thomas Loewenheim conduct.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), Paul Shaghoian Concert Hall, Clovis North High School is about 15 miles away. That's about a 23 minute Lyft ride.

 

ApCal: 90’s Music Festival

April 14
12 pm - 7:30pm

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It's time to get a little grungy. We've got three great tribute bands coming into to perform some of the greatest hits from the 90s. Do you like the Foo Fighters, Pearl Jam and Nirvana? If you do, you're not going to want to miss this concert.

Getting There

From the Madera, CA Station (MDR), the ApCal Winery is about 15 miles away. That's about a 20 minute Lyft ride.

 

Vintage Days at Fresno State

April 20 - 22
10 am - 6 pm (5 pm on Sunday)
Maple Mall between Music and Satellite Student Union Buildings

Event Details

Food and game booths, live entertainment, arts and crafts, a beer and wine garden and much more. Vintage Days is Fresno State’s largest student-planned celebration which attracts over 50,000 community members to campus for three days of entertainment, excitement and fun for all ages.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), Fresno State University is about 8 miles away. That's about an 11 minute Lyft ride.

 

Fresno FC vs. San Antonio FC

April 22
4 pm

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Fresno Football Club, the Central Valley’s first professional soccer club, is a member of the United Soccer League (USL). The club opens its inaugural season in March 2018 and will host home matches at Chukchansi Park in beautiful downtown Fresno. FFC exists to provide a top-class, inclusive and dynamic sporting experience in one of the nation’s most diverse regions.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), Chukchansi Park is about 8 miles away. That's about an 11 minute Lyft ride.

 

Clovis Rodeo

April 26 - 29

Event Details

Usher in the rodeo season with the biggest rodeo in all of California. Rodeo Weekend is April 26 - 29.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the Old Town Clovis Rodeo Grounds are about 10 miles away. That's about a 14 minute Lyft ride.

 

Central California Battle of the Badges

April 7
5 pm - 11 pm

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One of the years most anticipated events is back. If you have been waiting to see a UCA Battle of the Badges boxing event April 7, 2018 is the one to see. Some of the best fighters in the country will be featured on the card. This is public safety boxing at its finest. Don’t miss it. Saturday, April 7, 2018 at the Hanford Civic Auditorium, 400 N. Douty St, Hanford, CA. Doors open at 5 pm; first bell rings at 7 pm. Tickets start at only $30 for General Admission. Upgrade your experience and get up close to the action with $50 Reserved Ringside seats.

Getting There

From the Hanford, CA Station (HNF), Hanford Civic Auditorium is about 0.5 miles away. That's about a 10 minute walk or a 5 minute Lyft ride.

 

Kit Carson’s Spring Fling

April 28
1 pm - 5 pm

Event Details

Enjoy an afternoon filed with games, a bounce house, silent auction, opportunity drawing, bake sale and don't forget the 7th Grade Fundraiser dinner. All proceeds are directly used to help Kit Carson students with scholarships, awards, assemblies, activities and so much more.

Getting There

From the Hanford, CA Station (HNF), Kit Carson Elementary is about 4 miles away. That's about an 8 minute Lyft ride.

May

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Kevin Hart: The Irresponsible Tour

May 11
7 pm

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Tickets to see comedian Kevin Hart will be on sale at 9 am Wednesday, January 31. Hart will perform at the Save Mart Center on May 11 as part of “The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour,” which includes over 100 new dates across the US, Canada, Europe, Australia and Asia. Ticket prices range from $38 to $128 and can be purchased at ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800.745.3000 or at the Save Mart Center Box Office.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the Savemart Center is about 8 miles away. That's about an 11 minute Lyft ride.

 

ApCal: Beer Crawl

May 12
1 pm - 6 pm

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Our annual Craft Beer Festival is back and better than ever. More breweries, more beers, great music, delicious food and fine cigars. Admission gets you a commemorative glass, unlimited samples and a concert. Tell all your craft beer drinking friends and family and get your tickets early.

Getting There

From the Madera, CA Station (MDR), the ApCal Winery is about 15 miles away. That's about a 20 minute Lyft ride.

 

Thursday Night Market Place

Every Thursday 5:30 pm - 9 pm

Event Details

This premiere event held every Thursday night from 5:30 - 9 pm is much more than a farmers’ market but there is always plenty of fresh valley produce for all. The market features a beer garden, live entertainment, local vendors, a petting zoo for the kids and theme nights which include Dairy Appreciation Night, Art in the Park, NASL Flyover Night and Paint Downtown Hanford Pink. It’s the place to be in Hanford.

Getting There

From the Hanford, CA Station (HNF), Downtown Hanford is about 0.4 miles away. That's about an 8 minute walk or a 5 minute Lyft ride.

 

Madera County ArtsFest

May 12
10 am - 2 pm

Event Details

Madera County ArtsFest is a fun and free community festival promoting art. Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 10 am - 2 pm. The event will feature face painting, hands-on art activities, live art demonstrations, performing art groups, student artwork, food, and more. The event is free and the public is invited to attend.

Getting There

From the Madera, CA Station (MDR), Madera County Superintendent of Schools is about 6 miles away. That's about a 12 minute Lyft ride.

 

Maya Cinemas $5.50 Tuesday Family Day

May 15
10:30 am - 10:30 pm

Event Details

Join us at Maya Cinemas every Tuesday when all standard movies are $5.50 all day.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), Maya Cinemas is about 8 miles away. That's about an 10 minute Lyft ride.

 

Audra McDonald in Concert

May 26
7:30 pm - 10 pm

Event Details

Award-winning star of Broadway, opera, film and television Audra McDonald performs a special concert with the Fresno Philharmonic on Saturday May 26, 2018 at 7:30 pm in the William Saroyan Theatre.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the William Soroyan Theatre is about 0.5 miles away. That's about a 10 minute walk or a 4 minute Lyft ride.

 

Grizzly Fest

May 18 - 19
2:30 pm - Midnight

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A now two day musical festival that has moved to Woodward Park. Gone are the reggae vibes Grizzly Fest cultivated with its headliners in years past – though Dirty Heads and Soja are still there for the reggae fans. Instead we get hip-hop and indie-rock heavy hitters. Following Snoop Dogg high in the lineup is Nas (who will finally join his Fresno tie-in Fashawn for a local show), plus Foster the People and Phantogram. There also are buzz-worthy acts like Action Bronson, Chicano Batman (just off a sold-out show at Strummer’s last month), Washed Out, Cults and the return of Thee Commons.

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), Woodward Park is about 11 miles away. That's about an 18 minute Lyft ride.

 

P!NK

May 22
7:30 pm

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Known for her incredible and entertaining live show, international pop icon P!NK announces her Beautiful Trauma World Tour 2018 today. The 40-date North American arena tour produced by Live Nation will start in Phoenix, AZ on March 1st with a stop in Fresno on May 22. P!NK last hit the road on her The Truth About Love Tour which saw her play 142 sold out shows across 13 countries. The Los Angeles Times said, “Pink remains perhaps the most gifted and imaginative physical performer in pop right now,” while Rolling Stone claimed, “the singer had demonstrated an epic workout of vocals, stagecraft and stunt-work without missing a note,” and The Hollywood Reporter raved, “she still is one of pop's most powerful vocalists.”

Getting There

From the Fresno, CA Station (FNO), the Savemart Center is about 8 miles away. That's about an 11 minute Lyft ride.

 

4th Annual Taco Truck Throwdown

May 19
5 pm - 10 pm

Event Details

The 4th Annual Professional Latin American Association Taco Truck Throwdown will be held on Saturday, May 19th on 7th Street in downtown Hanford. Taco trucks from all over the valley, 2 beer gardens, live band, dancing in the street and family fun all night long. More info on this free event coming soon. Tag your taco buddy and invite your Facebook friends.

Getting There

From the Hanford, CA Station (HNF), E 7th street is about 0.8 miles away. That's about a 5 minute Lyft ride.

Sacramento Events

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Capital Beer Festival

March 3

Capitol Mall Greens
1300 7th Street
Capitol Mall
Sacramento, CA 95814

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Beer fanatics - it's that time of year again. The 8th Annual Capitol Beer Fest is returning to Capitol Mall. This event will feature 125+ of the nation’s best brewers, 20 food trucks, and live music.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, walk towards the event.

 

Lorde, Melodrama World Tour

March 12

Golden 1 Center
547 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Event Details

Don’t miss your chance to catch the Grammy Award winning artist, Lorde, as she stops at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento as part of her world tour.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, walk towards the Golden 1 Center.

 

EGGstravaganZOO

March 31 - April 1

Sacramento Zoo
3930 West Land Park Drive
Sacramento, CA 95822

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What better way to celebrate Easter than at the Sacramento Zoo? Come to the Sacramento Zoo and enjoy the age-specific egg hunts, colorful crafts, animal enrichments, and goody bags. Keep your eyes out for golden eggs and learn about the role eggs play in the animal world.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, it's a short Lyft ride to the park.

April

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Finding Neverland

April 10 - 15

Community Center Theater
1301 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

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Coming to the Community Center Theater in Sacramento, Finding Neverland is winner of Broadway.com’s Audience Choice Award for Best Musical. Based on the critically-acclaimed Academy Award winning film, Finding Neverland tells the incredible story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters: Peter Pan.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, walk towards the Community Center.

 

Man of La Mancha

April 18 - May 13
Sacramento Theatre Company
1419 H Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

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Don’t miss the Sacramento Theater Company’s fantastic retelling of Don Quixote, one of literature’s greatest novels. This musical tells the story of the “mad” knight Don Quixote and his quest to revive chivalry and bring justice to the world. Accompanied by a live orchestra, this production will transport you to the Spanish Golden Age.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, it's a short walk or Lyft ride to the venue.

 

Hooray for Hollywood!

April 28

Community Center Theater
1301 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

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Come and experience the Sacramento Philharmonic perform melodies from some of your favorite Hollywood blockbusters including, The Godfather, James Bond, Rocky, 2001, Jaws, E.T., Gone with the Wind, Star Wars, and many more.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, walk towards the Community Center.

 

Sac Fry Fest

April 28

Roosevelt Park
940 P Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

Event Details

One thing is for sure, everything is better fried. From the savory to the sweet and everything in between, there will be something for everyone at Sacramento’s Sac Fry Fest in Roosevelt Park.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, walk towards the park.

May

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Hall & Oates and Train

May 1

Golden 1 Center
547 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

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Don’t miss the Sacramento Theater Company’s fantastic retelling of Don Quixote, one of literature’s greatest novels. This musical tells the story of the “mad” knight Don Quixote and his quest to revive chivalry and bring justice to the world. Accompanied by a live orchestra, this production will transport you to the Spanish Golden Age.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, walk towards the Golden 1 Center.

 

First Festival Sacramento

Tanzanite Park
2220 Tanzanite Way
Sacramento, CA 95834

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Be sure not to miss the fourth annual First Festival Sacramento, celebrating all the music and arts Sacramento has to offer. While you enjoy the show, you can also enjoy craft beer from local breweries, custom cocktails, locally brewed coffee, delicious food of all kinds, and desserts that satisfy any sweet tooth.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, it's a short Lyft ride to the park.

 

An American in Paris

May 16 - 27

Community Center Theater
1301 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95814

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Are you ready for another story that was meant for the stage? Then don’t miss An American in Paris, playing at the Community Center Theater in Sacramento. This Tony Award-winning musical tells the story of an American soldier, a mysterious French girl, and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Sacramento Valley Station (SAC). From there, walk towards the Community Center.

Bay Area Events

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Oakland First Friday Festival

First Friday of each month
5 pm - 9 pm

Intersection of West Grand Street & Telegraph Avenue

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Come and visit Oakland's KONO district for this event and see all that the festival has to offer such as galleries, artist collectives, street artists, local culinary artisans,, musicians, dancers, DJ’s, and poets. Come for the food and stay for the performances. Don’t miss out. Thousands of people come from across the Bay Area and beyond to see and experience art, be inspired, eat great food, enjoy live music, and stroll through the amazing, eclectic city of Oakland.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Oakland - Jack London Square, CA Station (OKJ). Exit the station and head toward the Broadway B Shuttle bus stop on Webster St. and 2nd St. Take the shuttle all the way up to the KONO District and you’re there.

 

White Elephant Sale – Oakland Museum of California

March 3 - 4
10 am - 4 pm

Oakland Museum of California Warehouse

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The White Elephant Sale is Northern California’s biggest and best rummage sale. With 20 selling departments, there's something for everyone. The Sale features an extensive array of quality used men's, women’s and children’s clothing, jewelry, books, tools, furniture, household goods, sporting equipment and more. Organized and presented by the Oakland Museum Women’s Board, the White Elephant Sale is made possible by donations from the public. In 2017, the Sale raised over $2 million for the third year in a row to benefit the Oakland Museum of California.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Oakland - Jack London Square, CA Station (OKJ). From there, you will head southeast on 2nd St. towards Jackson St. where you will walk until you reach Oak St. where you will make a left. Lake Merritt BART will be right there. It should be about a 10 minute walk. Hop on the BART and head towards Fruitvale station, just one stop away. Once you get to Fruitvale, head northwest towards 34th Ave. and then make a left onto 33rd Ave. Make a right onto San Leandro St. and then a right onto Fruitvale Ave. Walk for about 2 blocks and make a right onto Elmwood Ave. and a left onto Lancaster.

 

Quinceañera Expo Concord 2018

March 25
12 pm - 5 pm

Hilton Hotel in Concord, 1970 Diamond Blvd. Concord, CA 94520

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Quinceañera Expo is an event like no other. It has been created with Quinceañera in mind and is design to focus exclusively on everything a future Quinceañera will need for their event. A Quinceañera Celebration is the most anticipated event for teenage Latinas and the Quinceañera Expo will help them make their dreams become a reality.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Richmond, CA Station (RIC). Transfer over to the Richmond Bart and ride it until you arrive at the Concord BART station. From there, walk to the corner of Grant St. and Concord Blvd. Get on the 20 bus that will take you from Concord Blvd. / Grant St. to Gateway Blvd. and Willow Pass Rd. From there, you walk southeast on Gateway Blvd and make a left onto Willow Pass Rd. Make a right onto Diamond Blvd keep walking until you see the Hilton Hotel on your right.

 

Saint Patrick’s Day Parade San Francisco

March 17
11:30 am

2nd & Market Street to Civic Street

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Come and see The 167th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in San Francisco .The parade itself is a huge draw for attendees from all different demographics and ethnicity. The Festival at City Hall provides a great opportunity for attendees to learn more about Irish history and culture while having fun at the event. A full day of activity is planned.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Richmond, CA Station (RIC). Walk up to the BART platform and take the next San Francisco bound train to Civic station. Exit and walk toward the parade.

 

GLAS Animation Festival

March 22 - 25
Multiple venues in downtown Berkeley

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GLAS Animation Festival takes place March 22 - 25, 2017 in the historic city of Berkeley, California, just a quick ride away from San Francisco. GLAS Animation Festival will have a complete short film competition program as well as retrospectives, special curated programs, Q&As, behind the scene screenings and panels, animation installations and more.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Richmond, CA Station (RIC). Transfer at Richmond station to the BART platform. Take the next southbound Fremont train and get off at any of the Berkeley stations closest to the venues.

April

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San Francisco’s 27th Annual Union Street Easter Parade & Spring Celebration

April 1
10 am - 5 pm
Parade begins at 2 pm

Union St. from Gough St. to Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA

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The 27th Annual Union Street Spring Celebration and Easter Parade celebrates and showcases the diverse community of San Francisco and features some of Union Street’s best restaurants serving attendees in an outdoor bistro setting. A variety of children’s and family activities are the focus of the event and includes large inflatable bounces, kids’ rides and games, a climbing wall, a bubble jump, the Easter Bunny, fun costumed characters, face painting, a petting zoo, a pony ride and musical entertainment.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Richmond, CA Station (RIC). Transfer to the BART and take it to San Francisco’s Civic Center station. Once there, walk towards the United Nations Plaza and make a left. Continue and make a right onto Hyde St. and then a left on McAllister St. and another left onto Van Ness Ave. Then catch the 47 bus for 7 stops until you arrive at Union St. & Van Ness Ave.

May

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Concord’s Music and Market

May 17 - September 13
6:30 pm - 8 pm

Los Santos Plaza

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Farmers’ Market and free music concerts in the Park with a great line-up of wonderful Bay Area musicians. Salsa, jazz, zydeco, blues and more.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Richmond, CA Station (RIC). Transfer to the Richmond BART and ride it until you arrive at the Concord BART station. Once at the station, you will head northwest onto Grant St. Once on Grant St. walk about four blocks until you hit Willow Pass Rd. where you will make a left. There you will see the Los Santos Plaza.

 

MOM Day in the Plaza and All Area Music Festival

May 12
2 pm

Los Santos Plaza

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Combining two great events, celebrate Mom and Bay Area music education at the same time. Treat that special Mom to a wonderful dining experience in the Todos Santos Plaza District, and then join us in the Plaza for the All Area Music festival, featuring performances by Bay Area student musicians.

Getting There

Take the San Joaquins to the Richmond, CA Station (RIC). Transfer to the Richmond BART and ride it until you arrive at the Concord BART station. Once at the station, you will head northwest onto Grant St. Once on Grant St. walk about four blocks until you hit Willow Pass Rd. where you will make a left. There you will see the Los Santos Plaza.