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Saturday, July 27, 2019

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ALAMEDA: Alameda Park Street Art and Wine Fest July 27-28, 2019. Art, Crafts, Food, Beer, Wine and Mimosas, 2 Music Stages Kids' Area, Bounce House, Petting Zoo Downtown, Alameda, CA.  Free admission, downtownalameda.com

BENICIA: Waterfront Festival, July 27-28, 2019, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. First Street Green First & B Streets Benicia, CA. Music, microbrew tastings, arts & crafts marketplace, gourmet $, beniciamainstreet.org

BERKELEY: Berkeley Kite Festival July 27-28, 2019, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Cesar Chavez Park Berkeley Marina Berkeley, CA Free Event BerkeleyKiteFestival.com

BIG BEAR LAKE: Spirits of the West Brew Fest July 26-28, 2019. Celebrate  National Day of the Cowboy with bands, arts & craft vendors. Location: Big Bear Convention Center, 42900 Big Bear Blvd.  bigbearevents.com

CAMARILLO: Wine Auction & A Taste of Camarillo, July 27-28, 2019. Meadowlark Service League. Saturday is the gala with wine auction, $95-110  meadowlarkserviceleague.com

CYPRESS: Cypress Community Festival & Chili Cookoff July 27, 2019, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.  Oak Knoll Park cypressfestival.com for registration

ELK GROVE: Elk Grove Strauss Festival July 25-28, 2019
Elk Grove Regional Park, 9950 Elk Grove Florin Rd. Free to see, straussfestival.com

FELTON: Day Out With Thomas July 26-28, 2019 and July 31-August 4, 2019 at Roaring Camp Railroads. $17-21 tickets, ticketwebdowt.com

FONTANA: Fontana Arts Festival, 5-10 p.m. at Fontana Park 15556 Summit Ave., Fontana CA fontana.org

FORT ROSS: Fort Ross Festival, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m.  Beer Garden, costumed historical re-enactments, crafts, militia cannon firings, live music & dance, marketplace, children's crafts and more.  $20/car, fortross.org

GILROY: Gilroy Garlic Festival July 26-28, 2019
 Over two tons of fresh garlic, three stages of musical entertainment, arts and crafts, garlic cook-off and celebrity chef demos, kids area. $18-20, gilroygarlicfestival.com

HERMOSA BEACH: AVP Beach Volleyball Grand Slam July 26-28, 2019, avp.com

HUNTINGTON BEACH: Van's US Open of Surfing July 27-August 4, 2019 Huntington City Beach Huntington Beach, CA Free admission vansusopenofsurfing.com

LAKE HUGHES: 49'er Day Parade and Festival at Lakes Community Center 17520 Elizabeth Lake Rd. Lake Hughes, CA thelakescommunitycenter.org

LONG BEACH: Long Beach Crawfish Festival July 26-28, 2019 Rainbow Lagoon Park 400 Shoreline Village Drive Long Beach, CA 90802 $5-up, longbeachcrawfishfestival.com

LONG BEACH: Tafesilafa'i Cultural Festival July 21-27, 2019  tafesilafai.org

LONG BEACH : Long Beach Dragon Boat Festival July 27-28, 2019. Location: Marine Stadium, 5225 East Paoli Way, Long Beach CA. lbdragonboat.com

LOS ANGELES: Faith & Community Empowerment (FACE) Homeownership Fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Glory Church of Jesus Christ, 1801 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90015. facela.org

LOS ANGELES: The Frogtown Show, 8 p.m. at Spoke Bicycle Cafe Location: 3050 N Coolidge Ave, Los Angeles, CA. Price: Free! We're back for the second show of July.  Rosé wine and the best waffle fries in town plus FREE COMEDY with Brooks Whelan (SNL) Sara Schaefer (@midnight) Laura Prangley (Before Kids Podcast) Howard Kremer (Who Charted Podcast) Chris Thayer (Adam Devine's House Party), spokebicyclecafe.com

MAMMOTH LAKES: Villagefest, July 26-28, 2019, World's Highest Rib CookOff Location: Village Plaza, 1 Canyon Blvd. Mammoth Lakes, CA mammothvillagefest.com

McCLOUD: McCloud Lumberjack Fiesta July 26-28, 2019 at HooHoo Park, McCloud, CA. Free, mccloudchamber.com

OAKLAND: Oakland Zoo Feast for the Beasts July 27, 2019, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Location: 9777 Golf Links Road $zoo admission. oaklandzoo.org | zoos

OAKLAND: Art & Soul Festival with Oaktown Throwdown BBQ Competition July 27-28, 2019
ArtandSoulOakland.com

OCEANSIDE: Nissan Super Girl Pro, July 26-28, 2019. World’s largest female surfing event returns to Oceanside Pier, featuring more than 100 pros from all over the world in the only all-women’s WSL qualifying event in the U.S. Expected to complete are returning champion Carissa Moore, Caroline Marks, Stephanie Gilmore, Lakey Peterson, Coco Ho, Alana Blanchard, Sage Erickson, Tatiana Weston-Webb and more. Free admission, includes over 20 free concerts by Radio Disney, as well as the always-popular festival village featuring e-sports gaming, female fitness challenges, skateboarding competition, female DJs, beer garden for 21+, and vendor giveaways.  Free, supergirlpro.com

OXNARD: Oxnard Salsa Festival July 27-28, 2019 at Plaza Park, Fifth and B Streets in Downtown Oxnard, CA.  Free admission, $5 optional concert seating oxnardsalsafestival.com

PACIFIC GROVE: Feast of Lanterns July 26-27, 2019 The Pacific Grove Feast of Lanterns is a community celebration. This event in Pacific Grove includes a lantern pageant, children's activities and a pet parade. Other events include: July 20, 2018 Opening Ceremony | July 21, 2018 Feast of Flavors and Feast of Dancing | July 24, 2018 Official Kickoff Beach House Brunch at Lovers Point | feast-of-lanterns.org

PASO ROBLES: California Mid-State Fair July 17-28, 2019.  Concerts, carnival, cowboys and wine. midstatefair.com

PINE GROVE: 49er Day Gold Panning Championship & BBQ July 27, 2019, 2:30-10 p.m. Roaring Camp Mining Co. 13010 Tabeaud Road Pine Grove, CA visitamador.com

PINE VALLEY: Pine Valley Days July 26-27, 2019

PLYMOUTH: Amador County Fair July 25-28, 2019
18621 Sherwood St. Plymouth, CA. 95669 amadorcountyfair.com

PLYMOUTH: Plymouth Rodeo July 27, 2019. Plymouth CA CCPRA Rodeo, California Cowboys Pro Rodeo Association

REDWOOD CITY: PAL Music, ARTS and BBQ Festival. Blues musicians from the Bay Area and beyond. The festival offers wonderful live music, a family area with an arcade for children, delicious food, and showcases Redwood City's Courthouse Square, along with Redwood City's downtown merchants and restaurants. Free, redwoodcitypal.com

SACRAMENTO: Sacratomato Festival Week July 22-28, 2019
Sacramento, CA The festival  includes a farmers market, a bloody mary bar, cooking demos, a children's "tomato patch" area, and more tomato fun.   exploremidtown.org

SAINT HELENA: Festa Italiana July 27, 2019, 6-9:30 p.m.  $125 person vsattui.com for tickets

SAN FRANCISCO: Up Your Alley Fair July 27-28, 2019 Dore Alley between Folsom and Howard and adjoining block of Folsom between Ninth and 10th streets folsomstreetevents.org/ Similar to September's Folsom Street Fair, which is the climax of Leather Pride Week, this event has a more local appeal for leatherfolk and draws some 12,000+ attendees.

SAN FRANCISCO: San Francisco Jewish Film Festival July 18-August 4, 2019. Dramatic and documentary features, television and web series, experimental and animated features and shorts about Jewish history, culture, and identity. jfi.org

SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO: Food & Wine Festival. OC Meets Napa at Mission San Juan Capistrano, 26801 Ortega Highway, San Juan Capistrano, CA $200-300, altamedfoodwine.org

SAN LUIS OBISPO: Festival Mozaic, July 24-August 4, 2019 festivalmozaic.com for tickets 

SANTA BARBARA: Santa Barbara Greek Festival July 27-28, 2019, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.  Oak Park, 300 W. Alamar Avenue, near the corner of Calle Real and W. Junipero Street  santabarbaragreekfestival.com

TAHOE CITY: Tahoeritaville Lobster Feed July 27, 2019
North Tahoe Events Center Kings Beach State Park, CA $80 + $ parking, tahoecityrotary.org

TWAIN HARTE: Summer Arts & Wine July 27-28, 2019 Location: Downtown Twain Harte Joaquin Gully Road  Free, twainhartecc.com | fireonthemountain.com

WEST LOS ANGELES: Obon Festival July 27-28, 2019, 4-10 p.m. Saturday | 3-9 p.m. Sunday. Location: 2003 Corinth Ave. Los Angeles, CA westlosangelesbuddhisttemple.org O-bon is a Japanese Buddhist holiday to honor the departed spirits of one's ancestors. Free festival includes Taiko, Obon Dancing, Udon, fun for all.

Shakespeare in the Park July 27, 2019

Shakespeare in the Park, Los Angeles

Shakespeare by the Sea, Torrance

Livermore Outdoor Summer Shakespeare Festival

Shakespeare in the Park Cupertino

Shakespeare in the Park San Rafael

Shakespeare in the Park, Saratoga

Shakespeare in the Vines, Temecula

Shakespeare at the Lake, Lakeport

Shakespeare in the Park, Vallejo

Shakespeare in the Park, Thousand Oaks

 

Past Events

BEAR VALLEY: Bear Valley Music Festival July 20-August 5, Past Event! approx. bearvalleymusicfestival.org
Events & concerts held at Festival Tent 

CALIFORNIA: California Coast Grunion Run.  Location: Southern to Central California beaches. Must have fishing license to catch grunion.

CARMEL: Carmel Bach Festival July 14-28, Past Event! bachfestival.org

CISCO GROVE: Guitarfish Music Festival July 26-29, Past Event! Cisco Grove Campground Cisco Grove, CA  guitarfishfestival.com  Four-day, four-stage camping festival high up in the Sierra 

CUPERTINO: Shakespeare in the Park A Midsummer Night's Dream July 21-August 5, Past Event! Location: Memorial Park Amphitheater Stevens Creek Blvd & Anton Way Cupertino, CA. Free

ELK GROVE: Strauss Festival July 26-29, Past Event! Free in Elk Grove Regional Park

GILROY: Gilroy Garlic Festival July 27-29, Past Event!  Over two tons of fresh garlic, three stages of musical entertainment, arts and crafts, garlic cook-off and celebrity chef demos, kids area. approx. gilroygarlicfestival.com

INCLINE VILLAGE: Macbeth, 7:30 p.m. Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival at Warren Edward Trepp Stage Sand Harbor State Park 2005 Highway 28 Incline Village, NV 89451 approx.  laketahoeshakespeare.com

JUNE LAKE: June Lake Loop Mountain Music Festival July 27-29, Past Event! 3 days of music at various locations around the loop, free kids camp, and plenty of other fun to be shared!   July 27, 28, and 29.  junelakearts.org

LIVERMORE: The Winter's Tale, 7:30 p.m. Livermore Shakespeare Festival. Location: The Wente Winery, 5565 Tesla Road, Livemore, CA. livermoreshakes.org

MAMMOTH LAKES: Villagefest, July 27-29, Past Event! Friday: Chili Cook-off | Saturday: Rib & Chicken Cookoff | Sunday: Crawdad Boil and Mammoth Burger Battle.  Location: Village Plaza, 1 Canyon Blvd. Mammoth Lakes, CA mammothvillagefest.com

NAPA: Festival Napa Valley July 20-29, Past Event! festivalnapavalley.org

PACIFIC GROVE: Feast of Lanterns Queen Mom's Tea, feast-of-lanterns.org

PASO ROBLES: California Mid-State Fair July 18-29, Past Event!  Concerts, carnival, cowboys and wine. midstatefair.com

PINE VALLEY: Pine Valley Days: July 27-28, Past Event!

QUINCY: Antsy McClain and the Trailer Park Troubadours. Location: Town Hall Theatre, 469 Main St., Quincy Showtime Doors open 6:30 p.m. plumasarts.org

REDWOOD CITY: PAL Music Festival July 27-28, Past Event! Courthouse Square 2200 Broadway, Redwood City, CA 94063. Cost: Free admission. Call: (650) 556-1650 palbluesfestival.com | Region: Bay Area

SACRAMENTO: Sacratomato Festival Week July 23-29, Past Event!
Sacramento, CA The festival  includes a farmers market, a bloody mary bar, cooking demos, a children's tomato patch area, and more tomato fun.   exploremidtown.org | tomatoes

SAN FRANCISCO: Up Your Alley Fair July 27-29, Past Event! Location: Dore Alley between Folsom and Howard and adjoining block of Folsom between Ninth and 10th streets Similar to September's Folsom Street Fair, which is the climax of Leather Pride Week, this event has a more local appeal for leatherfolk and draws some 12,000+ attendees. Friday: Hog Wild | Saturday: Bay of Pigs | Sunday: Up Your Alley | Rough. folsomstreetevents.org

SAN LUIS OBISPO: Festival Mozaic, July 17-29, Past Event! festivalmozaic.com for tickets 

SAN RAFAEL: Pericles, 8 p.m. Presented by Marin Shakespeare. Includes Pre-Show Conversation / Full moon Location: Dominican University of California Forest Meadows Amphitheatre, 890 Belle Ave. San Rafael, CA marinshakespeare.org

TEMECULA: The Complete Works of Shakespeare Abridged July 13-28, Past Event! Baily Vineyard & Winery Shakespeare in the Vines 33440 La Serena Way Temecula, CA General Admission | Royal Reserved shakespeareinthevines.com

TORRANCE: The Winter's Tale, performed by Shakespeare by the Sea. Cost: Free. Location: Charles H. Wilson Park, 2200 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA 90501

YORBA LINDA: Taste of Yorba Linda July 27, Past Event! 6-9 p.m. Yorba Linda Community Center. tasteofyl.com

July 27 Past Event!

ALAMO: Alamo Free Summer Concerts Downtown

LAGUNA NIGUEL: Laguna Niguel Free Summer Concerts

Santa Fe Springs Calif. Concerts at Heritage Park

SANTA CLARA: Santa Clara Summer Concerts in Central Park

LAKEPORT: Lakeport Summer Concerts in the Park

ALHAMBRA: Alhambra Free Summer Concerts

CARLSBAD: Carlsbad TGIF Concerts in the Park

BRISBANE: Concerts in Community Park

CHICO: Chico Free Summer Concert Series

NAPA: Napa City Nights Summer Concerts Napa

FOSTER CITY: Foster City Concerts in the Park Series

Anaheim Free Summer Concerts in the Park

Brentwood Summer Concerts Series

EL CAJON: El Cajon Concerts Downtown

VALENCIA: Free Summer Concerts

NORTH LAKE TAHOE: North Lake Tahoe Summer Concerts

PLEASANTON: Summer Concerts in the Park

SAN LUIS OBISPO:  Concerts in the Plaza

SANTA CRUZ: Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Free Concerts

SAUSALITO: Sausalito Jazz by the Bay Sausalito

VACAVILLE: Vacaville Concerts in Andrews Park at Creekwalk

Sacramento Music Festivals and Events

SOUTH GATE: Concerts in the Park

LAKE ARROWHEAD: Lake Arrowhead Free Summer Concerts in the Village

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE: Summer Concerts

PALO ALTO: Twilight Concert Series Palo Alto Free Concerts

REDWOOD CITY: Redwood City Summer Concerts

LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles Free Summer Concerts

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