September Events


152nd Scottish Highland Gathering & Games

Date: 09/02/2017 - 09/03/2017
Time: Sat. 8am - 6:30pm; Sun. 8am - 6:30pm
Presented By: Caledonian Club of San Francisco
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Cost: Adults 1-Day $25/2-Day $35; Child (12-17) 1-Day $13/2-Day $25; Seniors (65+) 1-Day $13/2-Day $25
Parking: $10
Discount: Military Free w/Active Duty ID
Contact email: buzco@buzco.com
Contact phone: (925) 689-0395


152nd SCOTTISH HIGHLANDS GATHERING & GAMES - A CORNUCOPIA OF EVENTS & ATTRACTIONS
Celebrating 152 years of continuous Scottish Games, the Caledonian Club of San Francisco provides one of the world's largest Scottish Gathering & Games with 22 different events and attractions. The Games take place at the enormous Alameda County Fairgrounds In Pleasanton, California on September 2-3, 2017.
Featuring more than 35 pipe bands from the U.S. and Canada, plus the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing Band, to the 43rd U.S. Invitational Heavy Event Championship with professional and amateur athletes, and the Western U.S. Open Highland Dancing Championships, the Pleasanton Games provides it all.
Add to that five stages of traditional and Celtic Rock entertainment, two stages of Scottish fiddlers, harpers, dancers and singing….. Among the favorites is the Living History area with Mary Queen of Scots and her entourage, the Highland Warriors, and the invading Roman Legion and fierce Vikings…..The Glen of the Clans provides historic information with nearly 100 clans represented…..add to that the Irish Pavilion, Sheep Dog Trials, Children's Glen, Birds of Prey, Semi-Pro Five-A-Side Soccer Tournament, Kilted Mile, Rugby and Shinty Tournaments, Highland Cattle, Clydesdale Team, Archery participation and an array of British motor cars and you have a days worth of entertainment….then, add to that more than 100 vendors in five buildings, British food and drink and the popular Whisky Tasting Pavilion……Two glorious days of fun and entertainment for the whole family from 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.….All ethnic groups will find much to enjoy at the 152nd Gathering & Games!
For ticket and General Information call: 1-888-769-2345.


www.TheScottishGames.com

Bay Area Pet Fair

Date: 09/16/2017 - 09/17/2017
Time: Sat. 10am - 5pm, Sun. 10am - 5pm
Presented By: Pet Food Express
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Cost: Free
Contact email: pfe_events@petfoodexpress.com
Contact phone: (510) 924-3398


On September 16 and 17, 2016, the Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair will feature more than 80 California pet rescues and shelters in attendance, with over 1,000 adoptable dogs, cats & small animals.
In addition, the event is an extravaganza for pet-loving families. Admission and parking is free, and there will be free live shows, free activities for kids and dogs, food trucks, lots of giveaways and loads of vendors.
The six years of the Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair resulted in:
4,760 homeless pets adopted, including 1078 in 2016!
More than $238,000 donated back to local rescues and shelters
110,000+ animal lovers in attendance
Pet Food Express' Director of Community Outreach, Mike Murray, calls the Pet Food Express Bay Area Pet Fair an 'opportunity to educate people about the importance of rescue and adoption, find hundreds of homeless pets forever homes and provide a fun weekend of activities for the whole family.'
For the latest updates please visit www.bayareapetfair.org.


www.bayareapetfair.org

Pleasanton Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival

Date: 09/21/2017 - 09/23/2017
Time: Thurs. 10am - 5pm; Fri. 10m - 5pm; Sat. 10am - 4pm
Presented By: Rusty Barn
For More Information
Cost: $10 for 3 Days; FREE with coupon Click Link Below
Parking: $10
Contact email: rustybarn1@aol.com
Contact phone: 801-463-1200


The Quilt, Craft & Sewing Festival features a wide variety of supplies, notions, patterns and techniques in the areas of quilting, sewing, needle-arts, stenciling, embossing, crystals, fabric crafts and more. Many booths will feature new cutting edge products that are brand new to the market. Enter your ticket stub to win free door prize drawings that occur every hour. Our co-sponsor, Dublin Sewing, will also be giving away a free sewing machine making this a very exciting show for those with a creative flair! In addition to that prize, dozens of free door prizes will be called throughout the day.
Free Ticket Here


www.quiltcraftsew.com

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Fall Live Horse Racing $2 Hot Dogs

Date: 09/21/2017 - 09/21/2017
Time: POST 1:45 PM
Presented By:
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Cost: FREE Admission to the Track
Parking: FREE


• FREE Parking All Day
• $2 Hot Dogs
• Daily Racing Seminar 12 PM
• KKIQ/KKDV T-Shirt Giveaway*
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave
Live Sporting Events on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta


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Horse Racing Returns this Fall

Date: 09/21/2017 - 09/24/2017
Time: 2:15PM Friday; 1:45PM Saturday, Sunday
Presented By:
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Cost: FREE Admission


Budweiser Grandstand Opens
11:00AM

Trackside Terrace Opens
1:00PM Friday
12:30PM Saturday, Sunday

Budweiser Grandstand Closes
7:30 PM

TRACKSIDE TERRACE
Enjoy the fun and excitement of racing with a great view of the track!

TICKETS ARE $40 AND INCLUDE:
• Outdoor VIP Seating
• Premium Buffet Dining
• Private No-Host Bar
• Wagering Stations
• Great View of the Race Track


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Fall Live Horse Racing - Food Truck Fridays

Date: 09/22/2017 - 09/22/2017
Time: 2:15 PM FRIDAY
Presented By:
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Cost: FREE Admission to the Track
Parking: FREE


• FREE Parking All Day
• Food Truck Fridays
• $2 Beers All Day
• Daily Racing Seminar 12:30 PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave
Live Sporting Events on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta


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Sip Savor & Wager Wine Festival

Date: 09/23/2017 - 09/23/2017
Time: POST 1:45 PM, Sip Savor & Wager 2:00-5:00PM
Presented By:
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Cost: Track Admission FREE, Sip Savor & Wager See Below
Parking: $10


• Sip, Savor & Wager Wine Festival-Buy tickets online
Special pre-sale discount price through September 3: $25
Advance online sale price through Sept 22: $30
Ticket price at door: $40
Designated Driver: FREE
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• Derby Dog Dash
• Daily Racing Seminar 12 PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave
Live Sporting Events on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta


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• Derby Dog Dash
• Daily Racing Seminar 12 PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave
Live Sporting Events on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
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Poker Run To The Races Motorcycle Ride

Date: 09/24/2017 - 09/24/2017
Time: 9:30am - See Below
Presented By:
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Cost:


Join other motorcycle enthusiasts for some Poker Run to the Races fun on Sunday, September 24. Collect poker cards at 5 different stops along the 120-mile run then play your final hand to win cash! Ticket price includes admission, Poker Run T-shirt and lunch.

Schedule:

9:30AM – Start at Arlen Ness Motorcycles in Dublin (6050 Dublin Blvd)
10:00AM to 1PM – 120-mile run with last card pick up at final destination.
1PM — Lunch, horse racing, live music, contests, prizes and more at the Pleasanton Track
2PM — Live horse racing at the Fairgrounds in Pleasanton

Poker Prizes:
1ST – $500
2ND – $300
3RD – $200

BUY TICKETS ONLINE AND SAVE
Advance online sale price through Sept 22: $30
Ticket price at door: $40

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Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival

Date: 09/30/2017 - 09/30/2017
Time: POST 1:45 PM. Craftoberfest 2:00-5:00PM
Presented By:
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Cost: Track Admission FREE, Craftoberfest See Below
Parking: $10


• Craftoberfest Craft Beer Festival
Presented by Tri-Valley Beer Trail
Special pre-sale discount price through September 3: $25
Advance online sale price through Sept 22: $30
Ticket price at door: $40
Designated Driver: FREE
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• $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile
Stakes Race
• Daily Racing Seminar 12 PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave
Live Sporting Events on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta


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BUY TICKETS

• $75,000 Oak Tree Juvenile
Stakes Race
• Daily Racing Seminar 12 PM
• 95.7 The Game Fan Cave
Live Sporting Events on HD Screens
• Win, Place, Show Contest
• Late Pick 4
• .20 Gold Rush Pick 6
• .20 Gold Strike Pentafecta">'Share'|

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4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, California 94566


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