Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Farmer's Market Tuesdays!! May 3 through September 27

May 3 through September 27
Fremont Park, 16th and P streets

California certified farmers’ markets provide farmers with a venue to sell their crops directly to the public. Markets eliminate packing, shipping, and wholesale costs and save money for both the farmer and consumer.

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Sacramento Poetry Center: Hot Poetry in the Park

May 16th: 7 p.m.
Fremont Park, 16th & P
Poetry by
Vincent Kobelt
Music by fo'shang

June 20th: 7 p.m.
Fremont Park, 16th & P
Poetry by: Kenya Mitchell, Matthew Chenoweth Wright, Christina Davis, & Anara Guard

Sponsored by the Friends of Fremont Park, Poets & Writers, and the Sacramento Poetry Center

Monday, May 2, 2011

Sacramento Cyclefest Bicycle Show 2011

Following up on last years successful first event held at Fremont Park, the Chopaderos Bicycle Club is once again hosting another big Cylcefest event in the park. They'll be a bicycle contest, food from various vendors and a raffle -- not to mention some very cool custom bikes from all over the state.

The event is scheduled for Sunday, July 17th, from 10AM-3PM. Click on the picture for more detailed information including event contacts, Ted Florez and Mike S.

The event is open to the public and since the event is on a Sunday, most of the parking around the park is free.

GeTty Crafty Event

A fundraiser to raise money for Getty Owl will be held Saturday, June 11th in Fremont Park. The Getty Owl Foundation is dedicated to help raise awareness for SMA1 (Spinal Muscular Atrophy).

There are nearly 70 vendors signed up and the event will have massages, swag bags to the first 100 people, face painting and more. You can visit the group's site for more information.