W. E. News: Bike Parade & BBQ on July 21st

Jul 8, 2012 in Events, Miscellany, Neighbor News

 Ahh the West End- so many things to do. We’re downtown, by the soon-to-be SMART station, next to miles of trails and the Santa Rosa Creek and next to Historic Railroad Square. (Bragging? Well… yes!) Don’t forget! Our yearly Neighborhood BBQ and Bike Parade is on Saturday, July 21st. Old fashioned, home town fun… don’t miss it!

The West End Rocks! The West End Neighborhood was featured the Sonoma County Gazette. Santa Rosa Snippets written by Jo Anne Cohn highlighted  our awesome neighborhood, extraordinary residents and fun events. Sonoma County Gazette

July 21st, Saturday- The Annual West End BBQ and Bicycle Parade. Meet up with friends and neighbors. Have a good time without leaving the neighborhood! Meet at DeMeo Park at 2 p.m. to decorate your bikes, 2:30 p.m. Bike Parade will tour the neighborhood, 3 p.m. BBQ begins. Lots of food, bocce and activities. Don’t miss it! Remember that helmets are required for anyone under 18 years old. Location: DeMeo Park 610 Polk Street Time: 2 p.m.


The West End Bike Parade



West End BBQ- Fun for everyone!

West End Summer Movie Nights– Watch a movie under the stars. July Movies:  July 13th Friday– The Muppets, July 27th Friday– Back to the Future. Movies start at Dark. Bring something to sit on, warm clothes and friends. Free popcorn! Location: DeTurk Round Barn 819 Donahue Street Time: Dark approximately 8:30- 9 p.m.


West End Summer Movie Nights

SummerFest- A Summer Street Party in Railroad Square-The first Summerfest was a huge success! Two more Summerfests are on August 3rd and September 7th- Don’t miss them. Dining, Arts/Crafts, Wine & Beer Tasting and music in Historic Railroad Square was fun for everyone! Cost:  Free to the public, and for those wanting to taste wine & craft beers $20

Summerfest Railroad Square


DeTurk Round Barn Calendar– Ever wonder what events are being held at DeTurk Round Barn? The City’s website now features a handy calendar that shows all events. Thinking of having an event? Why not have it in one of most unique, historic buildings in Santa Rosa? The DeTurk Round Barn! Info  or contact Mickey Remy at Phone: 707-543-3285 Email: rentdeturkroundbarn@srcity.org

DeTurk Round Barn

Rail pieces for SMART tracks unloaded in Santa Rosa.  Press Democrat

Western Farm Center 21 W. 7th Street- A West End Sponsor

Membership Dues for the West End Neighborhood Association help pay for the costs of running the website, our meetings and events. Do you support the West End Neighborhood Association? If so, pay your dues! $10 suggested but any amount appreciated. Pay directly from the website or send check (payable to West End Neighborhood Association) to Dan Wright, 512 Jefferson Street.

The West End Neighborhood calendar features events, theater, music, meetings and other items that you might find of interest. To find a complete listing of everything in one place, check out the calendar.