April Events


37th Annual Cat Fanciers Assoc AllBreed Cat Show

Date: 04/01/2017 - 04/02/2017
Time: Sat. 10am 5pm; Sun. 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Crow Canyon Cat Club
For More Information
Cost: Adults $10; Child $5; under 10 yrs, Seniors $5 over 60 yrs, Military, Free
Parking: $10
Discount: $20 Family of 3 or more
Contact email: leegenet@comcast.net
Contact phone: 925-827-2722


Fancy felines from around the country will be on display and competing for Best Cat at the 37th annual Cat Fanciers Association (CFA) cat show presented by Crow Canyon Cat Club.

The Rex's curly coat, the Scottish Fold's unusual ears, and the Japanese Bobtail's pom-pom tail, as well as the distinctive looks of fluffy Persians and slinky Siamese, will easily be found among the more than 200 cats representing 40 breeds.

Feline Agility Competition is a spectator favorite, where cats run through the same type of course that is commonly seen in dog shows, only on a smaller scale, and with sometimes uniquely feline results!

In addition to the judging activities throughout the day, spectators will be able to see cats 'up close and purrsonal' while they wait to compete, and have an opportunity to vote for their favorite to win the Spectators Choice Award. Owners are happy to answer questions about their cats and many will have kittens for sale. Rescue groups will have adoptable cats and kittens hoping to find forever homes.

Vendors will have a large assortment of arts and crafts, toys, gifts and gadgets for cats and cat lovers alike.

Proceeds benefit Northern California animal rescue groups, support disaster relief, and help sponsor feline health research through grants from the Winn Foundation and UC Davis.

Crow Canyon Cat Club is a member of the Cat Fanciers Association (CFA), a non-profit organization dedicated to the welfare of all cats. CFA was founded in 1906 and is the world's largest registry of pedigreed cats with affiliated clubs producing more than 400 shows each year.

For more information visit our website at www.crowcanyoncatclub.org or call (925) 827-2722.


www.crowcanyoncatclub.org

Insane Inflatable 5K

Date: 04/01/2017 - 04/01/2017
Time: See Registration for your start time
Presented By:
For More Information
Cost: General Admission $65


The Insane Inflatable 5K -- a fun and dynamic 5K, made up solely of inflatable obstacles -- will challenge you, surprise you, and leave you bouncing back for more! We didn’t just throw together a couple slides and bounce houses – we took imagination and creativity, and went to the leading manufacturer of custom inflatables. We told them to throw out the rulebook; we want to go INSANE!


insaneinflatable5k.com

Hot Tub Swim Spa Show

Date: 04/07/2017 - 04/09/2017
Time: Fri. 12am - 8pm; Sat. 10pm - 8pm; Sun. 10am - 6pm
Presented By: Hot Productions
For More Information
Cost: Free Admission
Parking: FREE Parki
Contact phone: 1-888-spa-sale


FREE Admission
FREE Parking
Friday - 12noon-8P
Saturday - 10am-8PM
Sunday - 10am-6pm
1-888-spa-sale
www.spapoolandbbqshow.com


www.spapoolandbbqshow.com

Cinderella Classic Bike Tour

Date: 04/08/2017 - 04/08/2017
Time: 7am - 6pm
Presented By: Valley Spokesmen Bicycle Club
For More Information
Cost: Adults $58.00
Contact email: cinderellaclassic@valleyspokesmen.org
Contact phone: 925-209-1369


41st Cinderella Classic / Challenge

women / girls bicycle ride

65 / 95 miles


www.valleyspokesmen.org/page-1818766

Colossus Con Pleasanton

Date: 04/08/2017 - 04/08/2017
Time: 10am - 5pm
Presented By:
For More Information
Cost: Adults $11 online, $16 door; Child Age 5-12: $5 online, $8 door; Age 0-4: Free
Discount: Exclusive Michael Bell Transformers Package: $40 (available online only until March 24th). Includes: Early entry; Michael Bell autograph; Transformers
Contact email: marina.lukyantseva@gmail.com
Contact phone: 408 637-8730


Pleasanton's very own pop culture convention that brings together celebrities, artists, vendors, cosplayers, fans and friends. An ultimate pop culture event for fans of all ages - a day to remember for the entire family.

City of Pleasanton is about
to become the East Bay’s geek capital with Colossus Con coming to the Alameda County Fairgrounds April 8th, 2017. The convention will be a family-friendly celebration of all things pop culture from comic books to movies to fantasy and sci-fi and will feature
celebrity guests, cosplayers, artists, collectors and vendors.
This year’s celebrity guest
lineup includes Michael Bell, known for hundreds of voice over roles including The Transformers, G.I. Joe: A Real
American Hero, Rugrats, Tangles and
The Smurfs.
Star Wars fans will get a rare chance to meet Julie Dolan who has voiced Princess Leia Organa for
Star Wars Rebels.

The prominent voice over
actors will be joined by Jack Stauffer, a long
time veteran television actor, best remembered for creating the role of Chuck Tyler on ABC’s award winning daytime serial
All My Children
and as Bojay on the original Battlestar
Galactica, and Kathy Garver
best known for the role of Catherine 'Cissy' Davis on the popular sitcom Family Affair.
Kathy Garver also provided the voice of Firestar on Spider-Man
and His Amazing Friends.

Also appearing at Colossus
Con VR Troopers’
actors Michael Hollander and Brad Hawkins,
as well as renowned
comic book artists and creators Chris Marrinan (Excalibur, Wonder Woman), John Heebink (Mighty
Morphin Power Rangers, Nick Fury Agent of SHIELD),
Ethen Beavers (Samurai
Jack, Batman the Brave and the Bold, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Clone Wars Adventures
and
Indiana Jones Adventures),
Matt Hebb (DreamWorks’ Home,
America’s Army), Chris
Wisnia (Giant Monsters),
Tobe Daranouvong (Villain
Comic) and Omar Morales
(CruZader: Agent of
the Vatican).

Attendees will also be able
to shop from various exhibitors and creators, meet
local cosplayers and fan groups such as Saber Guild and Rebel Legion, take pictures with a Jurassic Park Jeep and attend panels with the special guests.
Colossus Con promises
to be a day of fun for fans of superheroes, comic books, movies, TV shows, toys and collectibles.

Fun begins April 8th, 2017
at 10 am and welcomes fans of all ages passionate about pop culture and especially comics and movies. Tickets available at
www.colossuscon.com.


www.colossuscon.com

RoboGames

Date: 04/21/2017 - 04/23/2017
Time: Noon-9pm Friday; Noon-7pm Sat/Sun
Presented By:
For More Information
Cost: $30/person
Contact email: rules@robogames.net


RoboGames is the Olympics of Robots - we invite the best minds from around the world to compete in over 50 different events: combat robots, fire-fighters, LEGO bots, hockey bots, walking humanoids, soccer bots, sumo bots, and even androids that do kung-fu. Some robots are autonomous, some are remote controlled - but they're all cool! As an open event, anyone can compete - this means you.


robogames.net

Summer Job Fair

Date: 04/22/2017 - 04/22/2017
Time: 10AM – 2PM
Presented By: Alameda County Fair
For More Information
Cost:
Contact email: jobs@alamedacountyfair.com
Contact phone: 925 426-5186


Come learn about the exciting job opportunities at this summer’s Fair. There are hundreds of open positions with the Fair, Spectra and VenueSmart. Apply and interview on site.

Festival Square at the Fairgrounds
Enter at Gate 12 off of Valley Blvd and follow the signs for parking


annual.alamedacountyfair.com/join/fair-employment

Pleasanton Run for Education

Date: 04/23/2017 - 04/23/2017
Time: 6am - 11pm
Presented By: PPIE
For More Information
Cost: Information Coming Soon
Contact email: questions@ppierun.com
Contact phone: 925-846-5620


The 5th annual Pleasanton Run for Education takes place Sunday, April 23, 2017. All races begin and end at the Alameda County Fairgrounds and this year’s event is shaping up to be better than ever.

Participants can stroll, walk or run the 5K or 10K - or add them together for a 15K. These are all great training distances, whether you’re ramping up for your first foot race or training for a marathon. The Kids' Challenge course is a 1/4 mile long and takes place within the gates of the fairgrounds during our Family Fitness Expo.

For more information or to register, visit us at www.ppierun.com.


www.ppierun.com

Remnants of the Past Vintage Show

Date: 04/28/2017 - 04/29/2017
Time: Fri. 1pm - 7pm; Sat. 10am - 4pm
Presented By: Remnants of the Past, LLC
For More Information
Cost: Adults $15; Child Under 12 FREE
Parking: $10
Contact email: judy@remnantsofthepast.com
Contact phone: 805.471.5708


Alameda County Fairgrounds will be the host venue for this event. Remnants of the Past Vintage Show brings together over 80 of the best designers, creators, and curators of fine vintage goods.

Remnants of the Past Founder Judy Watkins said, 'I have searched all over the West Coast for the very best designers and decorators. On April 28th and April 29th 2017, we will fill the Alameda County Fairgrounds with thousands of one-of-a-kind vintage finds.' Judy continued, 'Each vendor has a unique style and shoppers will have tons of selections along with the opportunity to meet the artists who create many of these pieces.'

Remnants of the Past offers both a one of a kind shopping experience while also helping hundreds of small businesses reach new customers. Through their relationship with Remnants of the Past show vendors are able to grow their brand and increase their sales.

Remnants of the Past Vintage Show was founded around the love of finding unique one-of-a-kind purveyors of vintage home decor and artisan handmade items for their perfect home. Show attendees can expect to find everything from the perfect vintage piece for their home, bits, baubles and pieces for creating that one-of-a-kind necklace to handmade pillows, handmade leather purses, unique jewelry, make your own signs, clothing, furniture and much more.

Show owner Judy Watkins would like to extend an open welcome to all those with a love for vintage. 'Come visit Pleasanton and see what is sure to be the finest collection of artisans in California. Remnants of the Past will have music, great food and a full bar for those times you need to rest your feet.' Judy continued, 'We have vendors coming from Washington to Arizona offering a wide collection of antiques, French vintage, shabby chic, industrial farmhouse and cottage themed decor.'

Remnants of the Past Spring Show takes place from 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Friday, April 28th and 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Saturday, April 29th. Alameda County Fairgrounds is the host venue and is located at 4501 Pleasanton Ave, Pleasanton, CA 94566

About Remnants of the Past

Remnants of the Past Vintage Show is a semiannual event featuring juried vendors from across the United States. The event showcases the finest purveyors of vintage and homemade wares.

Remnants of the Past was founded in 2007 and has hosted 19 events. Over 1,100 unique vendors have displayed at the show since its founding with over 40,000 show attendees over the 10 years.


www.remnantsofthepast.com

Children's Clothing and Equipment Sale

Date: 04/29/2017 - 04/29/2017
Time: 9:00 am - 2:15 pm
Presented By: Twin Valley Mothers of Twins Club
For More Information
Cost: Adults $2; Child $1
Contact email: sale@tvmotc.org
Contact phone: 415-900-8948


The Twin Valley Mothers of Twins Club’s Used Clothing & Equipment Sale features 16,000 square feet of shopping with over 30,000 gently used baby and children’s items from approximately 200 sellers. If you’re looking for maternity wear, clothing for newborns to teens, Halloween costumes, holiday wear, car seats, single and double strollers, swings, bouncy seats, exersaucers, breast pumps, baby carriers, cribs, high chairs, safety gates, thousands of toys of all kinds, books, and videos/DVDs—we will have it available.
ALL items offered for sale by our sellers go through a quality control process, and items that are found to be stained, worn, or broken are not sold. Sale will take place at:
The Alameda County Fairgrounds
4501 Pleasanton Ave, Pleasanton, CA 94566
Please follow signs for parking.
Enter Fairgrounds through the Yellow Gate
Entrance fee is $2.00 per adult and $1.00 per child.
Note: The sale will close from approximately 1 pm to 1:30 pm to prepare for the 1/2 off sale. The sale will re-open at 1:30 and most items will be half-off! You may re-enter the 1/2 off sale upon re-opening at 1:30 pm. The sale will close at 2:15 Also, please note that no strollers are allowed to be brought into the sale.


http://tvmotc.org/cesale

Alameda County Fair

4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, California 94566


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