Events

Happy Labor Day!
Monday, September 5

We wanted to drop you a little note to say
Happy Labor Day! Thanks for your hard work, your contributions to the communities of which you are a part, and also for giving us a reason to love our jobs. Have a fun and safe weekend!

In the Heights
September 9 - October 16 (time varies)
@Berkeley Playhouse Country Club

From the musical theater sensation
behind Hamilton comes this spirited
Tony and Grammy Award-winning story packed full of rhythms of salsa, soul, hip-hop, and R&B. BerkeleyPlayhouse.org

THE SOLANO AVENUE STROLL IS BACK!!
Sunday, September 11, 10 AM - 5 PM

At this beloved, mile-long closed street festival, you'll find
local businesses, restaurants, sponsors, artists, musicians, entertainers, non-profit organizations schools, and more!


Since 1974, Solano and the twin cities of Albany and Berkeley have hosted the Solano Avenue Stroll. the East Bay's largest street festival! The Solano Avenue Association invites you to see what makes Solano Avenue a wonderful place.
SolanoAvenueAssn.org 

Ramses the Great and
the Gold of Pharaohs Exhibition

Now through September 12 
@Piedmont Center for the Arts

Presented by San Francisco’s de Young Museum.
A new exhibition dedicated to Egyptian King Ramses II.

Tickets: $20-$35/weekdays per person;
$25-$40/weekends per person.

www.deyoung.famsf.org

Lifelong Medical Care's
19th Annual Charity Tournament
Give the Gift of Health

Monday, September 12 - 10 AM

Lifelong Medical Care is entrusted to provide quality medical, dental, and mental health services to the most vulnerable residents of Berkeley and Oakland regardless of the patient's ability to pay. Each year they serve 50, 000+ people in the East Bay with an emphasis on Primary care, pre-health conditions, cancer screenings, and controlling and improving chronic health conditions like diabetes and hypertension. Since March 2020, Lifelong has administered 56,735 Covid 19 vaccine doses and
36, 525 COVID tests, many in the most underserved zip codes in the Bay Area.

How can you help?
Register to play or become a sponsor.
Go to Lifelong.info/22golf

The Dominican University of California presents "Show the Funny: The Cartoons of Phil Witte"
Now through September 15 
Monday to Friday; 8 am - 2 pm 
@Joseph F. Fink Science Center Gallery Ave, San Rafael.
www.Dominican.edu

Piedmont Recreation Department’s
“Movies in the Park”

Now through September 18 - 7:30
@ Piedmont Park

" SING 2 "



 

Piedmont Harvest Festival 
Sunday, September 18, 11 AM - 3 PM
@Piedmont Park
Info: Piedmont.ca.gov/activityguide 

Fall Wine Trolley Tour 
Monday, September 18 
Fall Wine Trolley Tour 
Cost: $90 

Organized by the Contra Costa Winegrowers Association, your ticket includes a trolley ride to four beautiful locations, wine tasting, small nibbles, entertainment, and a Swag bag. Food trucks are on-site as well. 
FallWineTrolley.eventbrite.com

Community Shred Day
Saturday, October 15 
@Ruth Stroup Insurance Agency,
3650 Grand Avenue Oakland

Shred and recycle your outdated personal documents. Prevent identity theft! All paper will be shredded and recycled by Shred-it using Cross-cut shedding technology. A community event, all welcome.


 

The Alameda Vintage Fashion Faire 
Friday and Saturday, October 21-22
Time: Friday: 6 PM- 10 PM and Saturday 11 AM - 5 PM
@2301 Monarch Street
(formerly Rockwall Winery Alameda) 


The Bay Area's premier vintage shopping event with over 85 booths of women's and men's clothing, couture, jewelry, & accessories from every era. Proudly serving the vintage community since 2010 with the semi-annual shows. Come and celebrate our Halloween
"Disco Inferno" 70's themed event on Friday night with our popular fashion contest with prizes. Shop all day Saturday for your fashion needs. There's something for everyone!

Montclair Village Farmers’ Market
Every Sunday 9:00 am –1:00 pm
La Salle Avenue at Moraga Avenue, Oakland
montclairvillage.com/farmers-market

This food-and-fun-filled gathering has become
a Sunday morning tradition for Montclair-area shoppers.
The market is managed by the Urban Village Farmers’
Market Association and features fruits, vegetables,
meat,seafood, and prepared foods from dozens
of local farmers and food purveyors.
Parking is free on Sundays in the
Montclair Parking garage at the top of La Salle
making it convenient to park and shop.

Cultural Currency: Contemporary Art
from the Riemer Collection 

@Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek
Now through September 18
150 pieces in the show. 
The Reimer Collection explores the new innovative ways artists use money as a medium to expand its value beyond a given denomination. 

 

GRAND OPENING RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY
MONTCLAIR VILLAGE PLAZA 

Saturday, September 24  Time 12- 2 PM - Free 
@ Antioch Court, Montclair Village


The Montclair Village Association proudly presents the Grand Opening Ceremony for the Montclair Village Plaza
on Antioch Court. 
www,MontclairVillage.com



 

Berkeley Symphony
(Various dates and venues)
berkeleysymphony.org

Walking on Wednesdays Group
Every Wednesday 9:30 at
Exe
dra (Highland & Magnolia Avenues )

Looking for some mid-week exercise while enjoying the beauty of Piedmont? Join the group, there's no charge.
New walkers and their friendly K9 friends are welcome. 
Registration at tinyurl.com/3ethkehu or contact
Piedmont Recreation at (510) 420 3070 for more info

 

Cars and Coffee
4th Sundays of the month ( March - October )
@ Solano Ave. in Berkeley / Albany 

The Orion Fund Golf Tournament 
Saturday, October 15 10 AM 
@ Chardonnay Club
(benefits college students in medical crisis) 
Sponsorships are available. 
orionfund.org/tof-golf/

 

Red Cross Blood Drive 
Saturday, October 8
@ Piedmont Veterans Memorial Building 
Info: To make your appointment, visit
Redcross-Blood.org (enter your sponsor code: PIEDMONT)

Lawrence Hall of Science
@1 Centennial Drive, Berkeley
Wednesday to Sunday, 10am-5pm
Fascinating exhibits & activities
for children and adults
lawrencehallofscience.org

Berkeley Chamber Performances 
@Berkeley City Club, 2315 Durant Ave.
Upcoming performances include:
Clerestory and Vitamin Em
berkeleychamberperform.org

BAMPFA
(Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive)

@2155 Center Street, Berkeley
Upcoming exhibits include Spiritual Mountains:
The Art of Wesley Tongson;
Lines of Thought and more
bamfa.org

 To submit family-friendly events for the upcoming months,
send an email to cschmitt@bestversionmedia.com