April Events

The Neon Run

Date: 04/04/2015 - 04/04/2015
Time: 5pm - 11pm
Presented By: The Event Inventor, Inc.
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Cost: Adults $39 - $54 Child $39 - $54; Seniors $39 - $54; Handicap $39 - $54; Military $39 - $54
Parking: $10
Contact email: info@theneonrun.com

There is only one place you should be on April 4th, 2015 at 7:15pm If you are not registered for the time of your life, you will definitely be missing out. This event will be filled with epic lighting, neon, costumes and music that will Simply Blow Your Mind! Run it solo or as a group, it's completely up to you! Make sure to get on the email list and Facebook page for all Neon Run updates!

What you get when you register:

* A Neon Run headband

* A Neon Run race bib

* Neon Run glow accessories

* Entry into the EPIC Neon Run After Party

* A Neon experience of a lifetime with family and friends!


35th Annual Cat Fanciers All Breed Cat Show

Date: 04/04/2015 - 04/05/2015
Time: Sat. 10am - 5pm; Sun. 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Crow Canyon Cat Club
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Cost: Adults $9; Child $5 under10 yrs old; Seniors $5 over 60 yrs
Parking: $8
Discount: $20 Family of 4 or more
Contact phone: (925) 827-2722

See 200 cats and kittens of 42 breeds on display and competing for Best in Show, including the hairless Sphynx, folded-ear Scottish Fold and American Curl, tailless Manx, fluffy Persian and slinky Siamese. Watch the antics of the Feline Agility Competition, proving that if dogs can do it, so can cats! Meet 'Danny', CFA's Ambassador Cat, a stunning Oriental Shorthair, who will be giving out purrs and kisses to all. Find the 'purrfect' companion in your favorite breed or from rescue groups at the event. Shop for cat-oriented arts and crafts, toys, gifts and gadgets. Doorprizes. Proceeds benefit feline health research and local rescue groups.


Pleasanton Run for Education

Date: 04/12/2015 - 04/12/2015
Time: 7am - noon
Presented By: Pleasanton Partnerships in Education Foundation
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Cost: N/A - registration is required
Contact email: info@ppierun.com
Contact phone: 925-846-5620

Presented by Club Sport to benefit PPIE.

Pleasanton Run for Education and Family Fitness Expo. With this year's event offering a 15K, 10K, 5K & kids challenge races, there is a race for everyone! This year's course will start and finish again at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. Plan to stay and enjoy the Family Fitness Expo after your run. Event sponsors and supporters will gather near the finish line with goodies, giveaways and hands-on activities that inspire children to engage in healthy lifestyle habits. If you'd like to learn more about how you can participate in the event, including sponsorships, registration or volunteering contact us at www.ppierun.com/contact. Pleasanton Partnerships in Education Foundation will receive 100% of the proceeds raised from this event!


NowRoz Festival

Date: 04/12/2015 - 04/12/2015
Time: 11am - 10pm
Presented By: NowRozFestival.com proudly presents
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Cost: Adults $15; Child $5(48
Parking: $10
Contact email: nowrozfestival@nowrozfestival.com

The NowRoz Festival is the largest Celebration of its kind in the United States. Thousands of fans from all over attend this annual cultural festival. Food, Fun, Music, Fireworks and More...

Free Activities for kids of all ages. Live music concert. Mind teasing stage pyro shows.
Amazing 30 minute Firework show that lights up the sky. Wonderful food from around the globe. Unique bazaar with the coolest products. The best people that you have ever had the opportunity to celebrate with.


Amador Valley Quilters Quilt Show

Date: 04/18/2015 - 04/19/2015
Time: Sat. 10am - 5pm; Sun. 10am - 4pm
Presented By: Amador Valley Quilters
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Cost: Adults $10; Child Under 12 - FREE
Contact email: sallymirault@comcast.net
Contact phone: 510 326-0601

Amador Valley Quilters presents Seeing Stars at Quilted Treasures XVI Quilt Show

When: April 18 & 19, 2015 Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 10am - 4pm
Where: Building A (formerly Young California Building)
Bernal exit off Interstate 680, Enter fairgrounds on Valley Avenue

Admission: Fee $10, Children under 12 are free
Good for both days
Mention quilt show to the parking attendant for FREE PARKING

Show Features: 400+ quilts on display, vendors galore, raffle baskets, door prizes, country store, demo's and cafe

Featured Artist is Rob Appell who identifies himself as a textile artist. He is a quilter, teacher, pattern & fabric designer, and author among many other talents.


Remnants of the Past Vintage Show

Date: 04/24/2015 - 04/25/2015
Time: Fri 3pm - 8pm, Sat 9am - 5pm
Presented By: Remnants of the Past, LLC
For More Information
Cost: Adults $15.00; Child 12 and under free
Parking: $8
Contact email: judy@remnantsofthepast.com
Contact phone: 805-471-5708

Named 'Best Flea Market in America' by Romantic Homes, Flea Market Decor, and Romantic Country magazines, the bi-annual Remnants of the Past Antique & Vintage Show attracts over 65 of the country's finest purveyors of vintage, handmade and antique items. Remnants of the past features an eclectic collection of one-of-a-kind finds including French farmhouse design, country chic, European antiques, and creatively repurposed goods. Originally held in San Luis Obispo, California, where the internationally renowned 'shabby chic' designer Ashwell discovered Remnants of the Past, the show has continuously attracted exponentially greater number of visitors. Last year, the two shows attracted more than 7,000 attendees. For 2015, the Spring show will be Friday, April 24th 3pm - 8pm and on Saturday, April 25th, 9am - 5pm.

Remnants of the Past is excited to announce that we will have Rachel Ashwell of Shabby Chic as our special guest. Rachel will be signing her NEW book, The World of Shabby Chic, on Saturday, April 25th from 10AM to 2PM.
Friday's show, April 24th, is from 3pm - 8pm and has two ticket options. You can purchase the general admission for $15 (available on-line* or at the gate), or you can choose the $40** Friday admission that will include Rachel Ashwell's new book 'Rachel Ashwell: The World of Shabby Chic ~ Beautiful Homes, My Story & Vision' (a $45 value). Pick up book at show on Friday, April 24th, 2015.
Saturday's show, April 25th, is from 9am to 5pm. Rachel will be at the show on Saturday only, and will be signing books between 10am and 2pm.
Friday admission is either $15* or $40** per guest and includes admission for Saturday.
Saturday admission is $15* per guest.
There will be plenty of parking ($8 fee) right next to the Expo. Returning shoppers on Saturday, get into show for free with their Friday wristband, and pay only $4 for parking. The show is rain or shine. The Alameda County Fairgrounds is located off Valley Road, Gate 8, Building A.
*On-line tickets will be charged an additional $2 shipping and handling fee.
**$40 tickets are available on-line only through March 20, 2015 and will be charged an additional $2 shipping and handling fee.
Tickets can be purchased at www.remnantsofthepast.com.
For more information on vendors, Judy Watkins' blog, a newsletter sign-up, or to join Remnants on Facebook, please visit www.remnantsofthepast.com.


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