🌳 Issue #095

🍪 Free Cookies Alert: Chip’s Grand Opening + Weekend Fun in Walnut Creek!

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Happy Friday, Walnut Creek! The weekend is almost here, and Walnut Creek is ready to satisfy your sweet tooth. The big news today? Chip, the beloved cookie brand, is opening its doors at 2335 Oak Grove Road; you won’t want to miss it. We have all the delicious details to ensure your weekend is filled with tasty treats and fun activities. So grab your morning coffee, and let’s dive into what’s happening around town!

In today’s Walnut Creek Spotlight:

  • Join Chip's Grand Opening in Walnut Creek for Sweet Giveaways

  • Walnut Creek Uncorked: Last Chance for Early Bird Tickets!

  • Reminder: Join the Fun at the 41st Annual Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival: June 1-2

  • New Real Estate Section

- Walnut Creek Spotlight Team

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IN THE SPOTLIGHT

Join Chip's Grand Opening in Walnut Creek for Sweet Giveaways

Walnut Creek residents, prepare your taste buds! Chip, the popular cookie brand, is set to celebrate its grand opening at 2335 Oak Grove Road on June 1st from 5 to 10 PM. Attendees can look forward to an evening filled with delicious, free cookies and exciting giveaways. The first ten people in line will be especially lucky, earning themselves free Chip cookies for an entire year. Don’t miss out on this sweet opportunity to support a new local business and indulge in delectable treats.

Walnut Creek Uncorked: Last Chance for Early Bird Tickets!

Picture yourself strolling through the charming streets of Walnut Creek, surrounded by a vibrant atmosphere filled with laughter and the clinking of glasses. The highly anticipated Walnut Creek Uncorked event is just around the corner, offering a delightful evening of sipping, savoring, and exploring downtown.

Scheduled for June 20th from 5:30 to 8:30 PM, Walnut Creek Uncorked provides an excellent opportunity to enjoy a variety of local wines, beers, and spirits. Attendees will have the chance to taste offerings from over 30 different vendors while enjoying live music and entertainment. Additionally, the event features wine trolley rides and shopping from artisan vendors, making it a perfect evening out.

Not only does Walnut Creek Uncorked promise an unforgettable sensory experience, but it also supports local businesses, restaurants, wineries, and breweries. The vibrant community spirit of Walnut Creek will be on full display, offering a unique chance to engage with the local culture.

Be sure to grab your tickets soon, as the early bird sale ends tomorrow. Don’t miss out on this enchanting evening of fun and flavor in downtown Walnut Creek.

Reminder: Join the Fun at the 41st Annual Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival: June 1-2

The 41st annual Walnut Creek Art & Wine Festival will take place on June 1-2 at Heather Farms Park. This free event features live music from local artists, over 200 artisan booths, and a wide variety of food and drink vendors. Family-friendly activities include a Kids Zone and the popular Festival Train. Organized by the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, the festival promises a fun-filled weekend for all attendees.

EVENTS

Theatre

Cabaret | 5/26 - 6/23 | Lesher Center for the Arts | Cabaret, presented by Center REP at the Lesher Center for the Arts, runs from May 26 to June 23, 2024. Directed by Markus Potter with choreography by Jessica Chen and musical direction by Eryn Allen, this production of the Tony Award-winning musical captures the hedonistic nightlife of late 1920s Berlin against the backdrop of the Nazi party's rise. Featuring matinee and evening performances, Cabaret offers a gripping narrative and a celebrated score by John Kander and Fred Ebb.

Best of San Francisco Stand Up Comedy | 2/24 - 8/31 on Saturdays | Lesher Center of the Arts

Community

Native Plant Growers | Civic Park Community Center - Fridays at 11 AM

Farmer’s Market Walnut Creek | Locust St - Sundays at 9 AM | The Walnut Creek Market, open Sundays 9 am-1 pm year-round on Locust Street, offers local produce, supports sustainability, and provides free first-hour parking at Grower’s Square; only certified service animals are allowed.

Diablo Valley Farmers’ Market | Shadelands - Saturdays at 9 AM | Located in Walnut Creek's Shadelands Business Park, the Diablo Valley Farmers' Market, open Saturdays 9 AM to 1 PM with over 40 vendors, features fresh Brentwood produce, a Kid’s Craft Corner, and is a family favorite, having been voted #1 in America’s Favorite Farmers’ Market contest.

LIVE MUSIC & DANCE

Line Dancing Lessons | Bourbon Highway - Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday at 8 PM. Watch Video

Friday

Superbad | Friday, May 31 | 9 PM | Dan’s Irish Sports Bar | Live Music Friday

Doug Ott | Friday, May 31 | 8 PM | Bourbon Highway | Live Country Music

Saturday

Against the Grain | Saturday, June 1 | 9 PM | Dan’s Irish Sports Bar | Live Music Saturday

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