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Thursday, June 20

Tequila 3rd Thursdays & Grilled Street Tacos | Walnut Creek
Thursday, June 20 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP requested only to help insure they don’t run out of tequila and guacamole
| Ruth Bancroft Garden
Tequila 3rd Thursdays & Grilled Street Tacos | Walnut Creek
Unwind on Thursday evening as the sun sets in the Garden. They’ll have music and free tequila samples, plus wine/beer and yummy freshly grilled street tacos available for purchase. Grab your family and friends for this chance to celebrate summer evenings in the Garden. Garden admission ...

Friday, June 21

2019 Movies Under the Stars Kick Off: “Bumblebee” | Walnut Creek
Friday, June 21 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free.
| Tice Valley Park
2019 Movies Under the Stars Kick Off: "Bumblebee" | Walnut Creek
Bumblebee (2018): On the run in the year of 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken.

Thursday, June 27

2019 Summer Sounds Outside Kick Off: Jazz & Blues Guitar | Walnut Creek
Thursday, June 27 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lesher Center for the Arts
2019 Summer Sounds Outside Kick Off: Jazz & Blues Guitar | Walnut Creek
Chris Cain’s jazz-tinged, blues soaked guitar and deep, warm vocals have the maturity and authenticity of bluesmen many years his senior. His expressive style is the result of a lifetime of study and the relentless pursuit of music mastery. His passion and intensity are a ...

Tuesday, July 2

Free Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery | East Bay
Tuesday, July 2 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bedford Gallery
Free Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery | East Bay

Come to Bedford Gallery and find the works of historic, modern, and contemporary artists. The Gallery is dedicated to providing the public with opportunities to learn about visual arts through public programs that are varied, accessible, challenging, and educational. Its mission is to provide exhibitions ...Monthly

Wednesday, July 3

First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek
Wednesday, July 3 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Downtown
First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek “First Wednesday” monthly street festival brings together hundreds of people to Cypress Street in downtown Walnut Creek for a fun-filled evening of live music, dancing, food trucks, wine and beer, Kids Fun Zone, interactive games and free prizes. First Wednesday Street Fest: Live ...

Thursday, July 11

Summer Sounds Outside: Vintage Sounds | Walnut Creek
Thursday, July 11 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lesher Center for the Arts
Summer Sounds Outside: Vintage Sounds | Walnut Creek

This outdoor summer concert series is free and takes place on the outdoor plaza of the beautiful Lesher Center for the Arts in the heart of Downtown Walnut Creek. Enjoy beverages and snacks while grooving to Summer Sounds. Concerts will take place from 5:30-7 pm ...

Friday, July 12

Movies Under the Stars “Lego Movie 2” | Walnut Creek
Friday, July 12 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free.
| Tice Valley Park
Movies Under the Stars "Lego Movie 2" | Walnut Creek

Movies Under the Stars is back in Walnut Creek for the Summer 2019 season. Movies start at dusk. Admission is free. 2019 Movies in Tice Valley Park Movies start at dusk. Stay tuned for more details. June 21, 2019 Bumblebee July 12, 2019 Lego Movie 2 ...

Thursday, July 25

Summer Sounds Outside: Cajun/Zydeco | Walnut Creek
Thursday, July 25 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lesher Center for the Arts
Summer Sounds Outside: Cajun/Zydeco | Walnut Creek

This outdoor summer concert series is free and takes place on the outdoor plaza of the beautiful Lesher Center for the Arts in the heart of Downtown Walnut Creek. Enjoy beverages and snacks while grooving to Summer Sounds. Concerts will take place from 5:30-7 pm ...

Thursday, August 1

Summer Sounds: Tom Petty Tribute Band | Walnut Creek
Thursday, August 1 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Lesher Center for the Arts
Summer Sounds: Tom Petty Tribute Band | Walnut Creek

This outdoor summer concert series is free and takes place on the outdoor plaza of the beautiful Lesher Center for the Arts in the heart of Downtown Walnut Creek. Enjoy beverages and snacks while grooving to Summer Sounds. Concerts will take place from 5:30-7 pm ...

Tuesday, August 6

Free Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery | East Bay
Tuesday, August 6 – 12:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Bedford Gallery
Free Admission Day at the Bedford Gallery | East Bay

Come to Bedford Gallery and find the works of historic, modern, and contemporary artists. The Gallery is dedicated to providing the public with opportunities to learn about visual arts through public programs that are varied, accessible, challenging, and educational. Its mission is to provide exhibitions ...Monthly

Wednesday, August 7

First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek
Wednesday, August 7 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Downtown
First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek “First Wednesday” monthly street festival brings together hundreds of people to Cypress Street in downtown Walnut Creek for a fun-filled evening of live music, dancing, food trucks, wine and beer, Kids Fun Zone, interactive games and free prizes. First Wednesday Street Fest: Live ...

Thursday, August 15

Final $1 Family Movie Day of 2019 | Walnut Creek
Thursday, August 15 – 10:15 am | Cost: $1*
*10 movies for $5 in advance, or $1 per movie day of show
| Century Walnut Creek 14
Final $1 Family Movie Day of 2019 | Walnut Creek

From May through September, Bay Area Cinemark/Century Theaters host 10 weeks of fun films for families and kids for just $5 (that’s 50 cents a movie) if purchased in advance – or $1 per film at the box office. All films are either rated G or ...

Friday, August 16

Movies Under the Stars “Captain Marvel” | Walnut Creek
Friday, August 16 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free.
| Walnut Creek Civic Park
Movies Under the Stars "Captain Marvel" | Walnut Creek

Movies Under the Stars is back in Walnut Creek for the Summer 2019 season. Movies start at dusk. Admission is free. 2019 Movies in Tice Valley Park Movies start at dusk. Stay tuned for more details. June 21, 2019 Bumblebee July 12, 2019 Lego Movie 2 ...

Wednesday, September 4

First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek
Wednesday, September 4 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Walnut Creek Downtown
First Wednesday Street Fest: Live Music, Food Trucks & Fun | Walnut Creek

Walnut Creek “First Wednesday” monthly street festival brings together hundreds of people to Cypress Street in downtown Walnut Creek for a fun-filled evening of live music, dancing, food trucks, wine and beer, Kids Fun Zone, interactive games and free prizes. First Wednesday Street Fest: Live ...

Friday, September 20

Movies Under the Stars “Jumanji” | Walnut Creek
Friday, September 20 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Admission is free.
| Walnut Creek Civic Park
Movies Under the Stars "Jumanji" | Walnut Creek

Movies Under the Stars is back in Walnut Creek for the Summer 2019 season. Movies start at dusk. Admission is free. 2019 Movies in Tice Valley Park Movies start at dusk. Stay tuned for more details. June 21, 2019 Bumblebee July 12, 2019 Lego Movie 2 ...