Bocce, Peggy Sue & Summerfest

Jun 3, 2013 in Entertainment, Events, Miscellany

Enjoy downtown living…. West End Bocce, Summerfest in Railroad Square, Peggy Sue’s Cruise and International Yarn Bomb Day are all wonderful downtown (BOTH sides) events that you can walk or ride your bike to.

Every Friday Night!- West End Bocce Season  Join your friends and neighbors at DeMeo Park for an evening of socializing, snacking and bocce. This is a family, kid and dog friendly event. Invite your friends too. Bring food and drink to share. Remember- no glass at park.  Don’t forget to bring layers for chilly evenings! Location DeMeo Park 610 Polk Street Photos

West End Summer Bocce- Come and hang out!

Starts June 5thth, Wednesday – Flying Crane Qigong. Join the six week class that begins April 17th on Wednesdays 10:00 to 11:30 am at the De Turk Round Barn. Utilize movement, breath, visualization and intention to train your vital energy, known as (QI). Expect to increase flexibility, balance and stamina as you embody the crane. Instructor: Aleta Drummond, MD – is a practicing psychiatrist and medical acupuncturist. She has over 20 years as a practitioner of yang style tai chi and other qigong forms.  Class # 67504 Sign up through Santa Rosa Department of Recreation.  707-543-3737

June 6th– 9th, Thursday- Sunday- Peggy Sue’s All American Cruise. Peggy Sue’s All-American Cruise is a car show for all car enthusiasts with American made models dating from the early 1900’s to 1976. Sonoma County’s largest car show,  including the Horseless Carriage, the restored Vintage and Antique cars and trucks, street stock and street modified. Hotrods, Roadsters and Customs that not only take you back in time but shows the workmanship and dedication it takes to recreate any one of these classic cars or trucks. See website for times and info.

June 7th, Friday 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Summerfest in Railroad Square. Food from top chefs and restaurants. Wine & beer tasting. Music and unique vendors.  Location: Historic Railroad Square Facebook



June 9th, Sunday at 10 a.m. West End Small Dog Hour– A slower, downsized environment for the smaller dog to play in. A great time for small dogs to meet with other small dogs to romp without concern. The West End Small Dog Hour is held the second Sunday of every month right before the W. E. Poodle Party. Heavy rain will cancel event. Organized by West Ender Lea Barron-Thomas Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Park facebook

Small Dogs Gone Wild!

Small Dogs Gone Wild!

June 9th, Sunday at 11 a.m. West End Poodle Party. Calling all social Poodles!… it’s time to party. The West End Poodle Party is held the second Sunday of every month. All Poodles, Poodle fusions and Poodle friendly dogs are invited to attend. Organized by West Ender Lea Barron-Thomas. Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Park  Facebook

Time for the Poodles to party!

Time for the Poodles to party!

June 9th, Sunday at 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.- International Yarn Bomb Day. Come see Courthouse Square “bombed”.  Yarn bombing- where residents cover telephone poles, bike racks and tree branches in colorful yarn. As opposed to graffiti, many deem it an acceptable form of urban art, as its sole goal is to beautify public spaces. Location: Courthouse Square


Neighborhood Watch is the most effective and least expensive tool for ensuring the safe environment that we all want for our families. This is homeowner’s insurance that works! Do you have a crime to report? Post it on our Facebook page so the whole neighborhood hears about it.  

Dr. Gary Wong is a West End Sponsor

Dr. Gary Wong is a West End Sponsor



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