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Albany | Mustache Contest, Reptile Show & July 4th Fest | 2015

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Saturday, July 4, 2015 - 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Most activities are free, but a kid's Fun Band is $5 and gets you unlimited activities. Registration cost may apply to enter contests, but they are free to watch.

Memorial Park (Albany) | 1331 Portland Avenue, Albany, CA



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The City of Albany Recreation & Community Services Department invites you to attend the 4th of July Green, Red, White & Blue Celebration in Memorial Park. By “Green”, they mean their goal is to have a zero-waste event , using compostable plates & utensils and by recycling cans & paper goods, etc.

Green, Red, White & Blue Celebration
Saturday, July 4, 2015 | 12-4 pm
Memorial Park, Albany, CA
FREE

The event features food from local food trucks and fun for the whole family including:

  • Local Food Trucks featured at the event: Boffo Cart, Sweet and Mellow, WhipOut!, No Worries: Vegan Filipino Food, Canasta Kitchen, & Korean Soulful Fried Chicken
  • Live Music by: Bill Evans & Friends (12-1 pm)
  • Albany Lions Watermelon Eating Contest (1:10-1:35 pm)
  • Beard & Mustache Contest: (1:40-1:55 pm) Start growing that mustache or beard (or make one at home!). Prizes given for the natural and unnatural!
  • Albany Chamber of Commerce FREE Ice Cream (1:55 pm)
  • 5th Annual Diaper Derby: 2 pm (Register at Derby table by 1:30 pm)
    Who’s got the fastest baby in town? The Diaper Derby is always exciting! Register at the Diaper Derby table.
  • East Bay Vivarium Reptile Show (2:30-3:10 pm): Not to be missed.
  • 4th of July Pet Show (3:10-3:35 pm): Got a favorite pet you wanna show off? Bring it down to the famous 4th of July Pet Show. Prizes for Best Trick, Smallest Pet, Biggest Pet, Look Alike (owner & pet), Ugliest, Cutest and Most Patriotic.
  • Car Show (12-3pm):
    Got a jewel of a car to show off? Register for the 4th of July Car Show by filling out the online application by June 30. (Car Show Application) For more information, please call (510) 524-9283.
  • Family Games (3:30-4 pm):
    Make sure you are ready for the Family Games-3-legged races, egg toss, sack races, hippity hop races…fun for the whole family!

Kids can purchase a Fun Band for $5 that gets them unlimited use of the:

  • Zip Line
  • Pony Rides
  • Mega Rock Wall
  • Petting Zoo
  • Jump Houses
  • Game Tent (Ping Pong, Air Hockey, Foosball)
  • Dunk Tank
  • Human Hamster Balls
  • Facepainting

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE*

*Most activities are free, but a kid's Fun Band is $5 and gets you unlimited activities. Registration cost may apply to enter contests, but they are free to watch.

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Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, 4th of July, East Bay, Fairs & Festivals, Fun & Games, Kids & Families, Live Music
Address: 1331 Portland Avenue, Albany, CA

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