The Peak of Summer

Aug 22, 2014 in Bocce, Clean-up, Entertainment, Events, West End Farmers Market

We’re at the peak of Summer!!! Get out and enjoy it.

Every Friday at 6 p.m.- West End Summer Bocce. Relax on Friday nights with friends and neighbors at DeMeo Park. Bring a dish to share or something to throw on the grill. We talk, eat, play a little bocce and then talk and eat some more! Good times. Family friendly. Well behaved dogs are welcomed. No glass at park please. Location: DeMeo Park 610 Polk St.

W. E. Summer Bocce

W. E. Summer Bocce

August 22nd, Friday- 2014 West End Summer Movie Nights Opening Night features Monsters University.  Friday nights at the DeTurk Round Barn. Bring a blanket, warm clothes and friends. Free popcorn. All movies start at Dark. Questions? Email Paul or Veronica at Location: DeTurk Round Barn Park


Every Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.- West End Farmers Market. Local veggies and fruit, artisan foods and music- what’s not to like! Location: Donahue Street between W. 9th & W. 8th Street.


Opens tonight! Aug 22th- Sept 14th– Funny Girl- Her career spanned from comedienne to Vaudeville star. In The Ziegfeld Follies, in Hollywood films and on the radio, Fanny Brice was one of the most celebrated entertainers of her time. This show is her story. The West End’s own Laura McGinnis is featured in the role, “Emma”. Location: 6th St. Playhouse, G.K. Hardt Theatre

Funny Girl

LAST WEEKEND- Don’t miss it!! Fridays and Saturdays until August 23rd at 8 p.m.   Shakespeare in the Cannery   Shakespeare under the summer night sky at the former California Packing Company’s Plant No. 5. West Ender Alan Kaplan is  Friar Laurence.  Truly a landmark event.   TICKETS General Admission $25, $5 discount for bike riders. Pedestrian and ADA Parking Entry through Sixth Street Playhouse Parking Lot at 52 W. 6th Street. NO parking in the 6th St. Lot   Location: 3 W. 3rd St.


Last weekend!

Next month: September 13th 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.- DeMeo Park Clean Up– The West End Neighborhood joins forces with the Park A Month Volunteer program. Hand tools will be provided on-site by City of SR staff, but you are also welcome to bring your own tools. Don’t forget a hat/sunscreen, gloves and water. Location: DeMeo Park 610 Polk St.

Spring cleanup

Let’s clean up DeMeo Park

Local Success- The West End Neighborhood Association sponsors are West End resident owned or West End/Railroad Square area businesses. As sponsors, they support our neighborhood activities and events. As loyal customers we help their businesses prosper. That’s micro-local success!

Kathleen Hoare is a  West End Neighborhood Association Sponsor

Kathleen Hoare is a West End Neighborhood Association Sponsor

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