Albany | Mustache Contest, Reptile Show & July 4th Fest | 2019
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Memorial Park (Albany) | 1325 Portland Avenue, Albany, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
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
Thursday, July 4, 2019 | 12-4 pm
Memorial Park, Albany, CA
Stop by the Albany Lion’s Pancake Breakfast in the Veterans Memorial Building. They will be serving up breakfast from 9 – 12 am.
The event features food from local food trucks and fun for the whole family including:
- NEW: Vintage Baseball Game (12-2:30 pm)
The Bay Area Vintage Base Ball League will take you back to 1886 where the uniforms, rules, and equipment are all historically accurate. Stop by the Memorial Park baseball diamond to cheer on your favorite team.
- Live Music (12:10-1:10 pm)
- Watermelon Eating Contest (1:10-1:35 pm)
How fast can you gobble down a piece of watermelon? Show off your watermelon eating abilities – all ages welcome
- 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)
- 8th Annual Diaper Derby (2 pm – register at Derby table by 1:30 pm)
Who’s got the fastest baby in town? That’s right, we race babies
- East Bay Vivarium Reptile Show (2:30-3:10 pm)
Creatures big and small will excited and frighten you on the main stage. 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.
- Family Games (3:30-4 pm)
Make sure you are ready for the Family Games-3-legged races, egg toss, sack races, sprint races…fun for the whole family
Kids can purchase a Fun Band for $5 that gets them unlimited use of everything at the event.