Blackhawk Calendar

May and June 2019

Every Monday
Tips for Change Community Fundraising Events
@Gianni’s Italian Bistro
Gianni’s Italian Bistro opens up their restaurant to support our local non-profit community. Tips for Change is a fun and unique way for local charity organizations to raise much needed funds. Volunteers and supporters of local non-profits suit up and become your servers for the evening with all tips and 10% of sales going to support their organization. This event occurs most Monday evenings between 5 and 8pm and is open to the public. Reservations required.
More information at www.giannissanramon.com

Every Saturday
Farmers’ Market
@Railroad Ave. Municipal Parking Lot – Downtown
Get the freshest seasonal fare at the Danville Certified Farmers’ Market. You’ll find fruits and vegetables direct from local farmers, along with fresh-cut flowers, bedding plants, fresh breads, and delicious specialty food items you can eat in the market or take with you to enjoy at home. It’s the perfect place to stock up for the week, or shop al fresco while socializing with friends. This event is located at Railroad & Prospect Avenues and offers free parking in the adjacent lot.
Time: 9am-1pm
More information at www.pcfma.com.

Sun., May 19
Animals on Broadway
@Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek
ARF’s Annual Pet Walk/Parade and Wellness Fair in downtown Walnut Creek. Join ARF in celebrating the special bond between pets and people at this community festival at Broadway Plaza.
Bring the whole family – including your pet –  and walk to save lives at the Pet Walk! Sign up as an individual or with friends as a team to help raise $100,000 for animals in need at this one-mile walk. Then, the fun continues with raffles, demonstrations, and Pet Wellness Fair offering an array of health services for your best friend. ARF and other rescue groups will have furry friends of all sizes available for adoption.
Time: 9:30 am

 Mon., May 27
Memorial Day Ceremony
@Oak Hill Park
Honor and remember our fallen veterans at Danville’s Memorial Day Celebration. Follow
the American flags on Stone Valley Road to Oak Hill Park, where you’ll enjoy live music,
entertainment, and a special ceremony including guest speakers and tributes to past
and present service members. Bring a picnic lunch and share this patriotic and
educational event with the whole family.
Time: 10:30 am

Fri., June 21
Livorna Park Summer Concert
@Livorna Park, Alamo
Dance to the music of the Beatles. Delivering a heartfelt salute to the everlasting musical legacy of The Beatles.
Time: 6:30-8:30

Fri., June 14
Moonlight Movie- Little Giants
@Town Green- 400 Front Street
Looking for a little fun on Friday night? Bring the gang down to the Town Green for some fresh air and a great flick. Danville Moonlight Movies offer family-friendly films in a picturesque outdoor setting under the starts. Don’t forget your lawn chairs, blankets and snacks! Crafts and activities begin at 6:30pm with the movie following at 8:15pm.
Time: 6:30-10pm
Cost: Free

Thurs., June 20
Comedy with Liz Grant & Friends, Stand Up Comedy Series
@The Village Theatre
In this monthly stand-up comedy series, Liz Grant brings a host of Bay Area and L.A. comedians to the Village Theatre.
For more information, visit http://www.villagetheatreshows.com/
Time: 7:30pm

Sat., June 22
Music in the Park
@Oakhill Park
Enjoy live music in a beautiful setting. Don’t forget your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic.
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Cost: Free

Sat.-Sun., June 22-23
Danville Summerfest
@Hartz/Prospect Avenues
Featuring a dazzling spectrum of art, live music on stage and street corner and a Children’s Fair featuring pony rides, train rides and arts and crafts.
Time: 10am-5pm
Cost: Free
More information at www.danvillesummerfest.com

Mon., June 24
Paws In Need is happy to announce TIPS FOR CHANGE
@Gianni’s Italian Bistro
Welcome summer by treating your significant other to a tasty Italian dinner and help prevent animal overpopulation by attending the Paws In Need fundraiser on Monday, June 24th, 2019. Join us for dinner and raffle baskets 5pm – 8pm at Gianni’s Italian Bistro, 2065 San Ramon Blvd., San Ramon!
Choose your time to attend, make reservations and dine! You’ll have a special a la carte menu, from appetizers to main courses to dessert. Volunteers from Paws In Need will be serving you with style!
All proceeds will benefit local animals. The Spay/Neuter and Urgent Care programs rely solely on public donations and contributions from the community to provide financial assistance for veterinary medical needs in the Tri-Valley area.
Dinner prices vary and reservations are expected to sell out, so make yours today! Reservations are available by calling the restaurant at 925-820-6969 or by going Gianni’s page on Yelp. For more info, please contact event coordinator Lisa at 925-216-1621 or lisawilliams.ca@gmail.com.

Fri., June 28
The Jazz Room Presents
Broadway and Beyond!
@Village Theatre and Art Gallery
A night of music featuring acclaimed Contemporary Singer/Songwriter and chanteuse Eve Marie Shahoian with special guest singer, Eugene Ebner, a New York based, cabaret singer sensation, actor, TV host and producer. Enjoy music from Broadway shows, film, jazz and original music for the West Coast debut of Broadway and Beyond which will be at Birdland in NYC July 7th!
The evening will begin with an Open Reception of the Art installation INTO THE BLUE where you will enjoy complimentary wine and appetizers, and a wonderful evening of music beginning 5:30pm. Guitarist Jacob Galdes will play throughout the evening. Theatre opens at 7:30!
Time:  8pm

Fri., June 28
Moonlight Movie- Bolt
@Town Green- 400 Front Street
Looking for a little fun on Friday night? Bring the gang down to the Town Green for some fresh air and a great flick. Danville Moonlight Movies offer family-friendly films in a picturesque outdoor setting under the starts. Don’t forget your lawn chairs, blankets and snacks! Crafts and activities begin at 6:30pm with the movie following at 8:15pm.
Time: 6:30-10pm
Cost: Free

Every Monday
Tips for Change Community Fundraising Events
@Gianni’s Italian Bistro
Gianni’s Italian Bistro opens up their restaurant to support our local non-profit community. Tips for Change is a fun and unique way for local charity organizations to raise much-needed funds. Volunteers and supporters of local non-profits suit up and become your servers for the evening with all tips and 10% of sales going to support their organization. This event occurs most Monday evenings between 5 and 8pm and is open to the public. Reservations required.
More information at www.giannissanramon.com

Every Saturday
Farmers’ Market
@Railroad Ave. Municipal Parking Lot – Downtown
Get the freshest seasonal fare at the Danville Certified Farmers’ Market. You’ll find fruits and vegetables direct from local farmers, along with fresh-cut flowers, bedding plants, fresh breads, and delicious specialty food items you can eat in the market or take with you to enjoy at home. It’s the perfect place to stock up for the week or shop al fresco while socializing with friends. This event is located at Railroad & Prospect Avenues and offers free parking in the adjacent lot.
Time: 9am-1pm
More information at www.pcfma.com