Friday, September 21st, from 5-9:30pm at Garcia Bend Park. Food vendors, fashion, live music from Hero’s Last Mission starting at 5:30pm, and see Ghostbusters on the giant screen starting at 7:45pm. Remember to bring a blanket or lawn chairs. From the email… “We have had a great turnout at each event held at Garcia Bend. […]
Saturday, Aug 25 10:30am-1:00pm From the event listing… “We’re another year older! Help us celebrate the Pocket-Greenhaven branch’s 2nd anniversary with a special party hosted by the Friends of Pocket Library. At 10:30am we’ll have a family-friendly musical performance by the Poodlums; between 11am-1pm there will be facepainting and balloons by Glitter the Clown, juggling […]
Wednesday, August 15th, from 5-8pm at Garcia Bend Park. Food vendors, music, fashion, and family entertainment. From the email… “Join us on Wednesday for the 3rd round of the District 7 Mobile Food Expo. Our last event was great. The lines were reasonable, no more than 15 minutes. We had a great turnout of various […]
Today, July 18th, from 5-8pm at Garcia Bend Park. Food vendors, live music, and family entertainment. From the email… “With over 1500 attendees at last months event, we have increased the number of vendors. This will hopefully reduce the wait time for everyone considerably. We have reserved more tables and chairs, but please make sure […]
Thanks to Sally for allowing us to post a link to her online gallery of Pocket 4th of July Parade photos.
The parade starts at 10am on Wednesday, July 4th and runs down Windbridge Drive from Lisbon School to Garcia Bend Park. After the parade there will be an awards ceremony and local business fair at Garcia Bend Park. For more information, call the Pocket News at 916-429-9901. Parade entry deadline is June 29th and entry […]
Here’s the announcement, it looks like it is 9am-12pm and meeting at Portuguese Park… Saturday, April 21st starting at 9am join Councilmember Darrell Fong and Parks Commissioner Araceli Mercado for a Canal Clean up day. If you are interested in attending, please contact Araceli at (916) 600-8466 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The weather forecast for this Saturday […]
Taken today during the first anniversary celebration at the Robbie Waters Pocket-Greenhaven Library…
I’ve published a gallery of 98 photos from the Pocket Parade on the 4th of July. [GALLERY] I’ll leave all of them up for awhile, but will likely limit the gallery to only the best and most interesting photos eventually.