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Special Events and Community Meetings

Special Events

*SPOTLIGHT EVENT* 
Saturday, May 11 | 11:00 AM- 2:00 PM | Berkeley Rose Garden, 1200 Euclid

 

In honor of Mother’s Day, we invite you to “Hats & High Tea” for our first event in the Music in the Park,
Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series at the Berkeley Rose Garden on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 11 am to 2 pm.  
Ladies and Gents, sport your spring hat and enjoy the ambience of the garden’s spectacular rose bushes along
with breathtaking views of the San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate Bridges while sipping tea and listening
to live jazz. Flowers and will be handed out to the mothers. 

The Roses in Bloom Acoustical Music Series will be performed by musicians from the Bay Area Jazz Society
for three additional weekends following the Mother’s Day event.

For more information call 510.981.5150.

Cinco De Mayo Celebration | All Ages |Free   

Friday, May 3rd - 4pm - 5pm - Frances Albrier Auditorium 

Come celebrate Cinco De Mayo with us and enjoy delicious Mexican foods, a piñata, and
live performances by our Performing Arts after school participants. A great time will be had by all!

For more information call 510.981.6641.

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Happy Good Time:

A Fun and Safe Skateboarding Event |
All Ages 
| Free   

Saturday, May 4th - 10am - 3pm - Skate Park, 5th and Harrison Street

A free introduction for skaters and parents. Parents are encouraged to participate (ages
7 and under must be accompanied by a guardian). Food, music and prizes!
*Participants must wear a helmet. (Knee pads and elbow pads recommended.) 

Register online, at a Recreation Hub office, or at the event.

For more information call 510.981.5150.

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Music in the Park:
Hats & High Tea - Mother's Day Event
Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series |
All Ages 
| Free   

Saturday, May 11th - 11am - 2pm - Berkeley Rose Garden, 1200 Euclid Avenue

In honor of Mother’s Day, we invite you to “Hats & High Tea” for our first event in the Music in the Park,
Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series at the Berkeley Rose Garden on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 11 am to 2 pm.  
Ladies and Gents, sport your spring hat and enjoy the ambience of the garden’s spectacular rose bushes along
with breathtaking views of the San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate Bridges while sipping tea and listening
to live jazz. Flowers and will be handed out to the mothers.

The Roses in Bloom Acoustical Music Series will be performed by musicians from the Bay Area Jazz Society
for three additional weekends following the Mother’s Day event.

For more information call 510.981.5150.

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12th Annual City of Berkeley Kids Triathlon 
Ages 6-17 
| $35   

Sat, May 11th - 8am - 12pm - King Pool 

This swim, bike and running event is held on a completely off-street course. All participants
receive a race t-shirt, a goodie bag and a participation medal. The fastest three boys and girls
will receive trophies. 

Entry Deadline: May 1st. Register online.

For more information call 510.981.5150.

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Community Yard Sale and Craft Fair | All Ages | Free to attend   

Saturday, May 11th - 11am - 3pm - James Kenney Outdoor Courts 

It’s time for spring cleaning! Get ready for summer by cleaning out your closets and
garages and join with neighbors for our largest community yard sale ever! One table,
two chairs and space will be provided for all participants registered to sell your previously
used items. Pre-registration is required. Register online. 

FEE to reserve space: $15 Berkeley residents / $18 non-residents

Registration deadline: May 9, 2019. Setup begins at 9:30am.

For more information call 510.981.6651.

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Luau at the Skatepark | All Ages |Free   

Saturday, May 18 - 3pm - 7pm - Skate Park, 5th and Harrison Street

Get ready for summer and wear your favorite Hawaiian shirt as we celebrate, Luau
style, at the Skate park. There will be a best trick contest, music, food and prizes!

For more information call 510.981.6692.

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Music in the Park:

Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series |
All Ages 
| Free   

Sunday, May 19th - 3pm - 5pm - Berkeley Rose Garden, 1200 Euclid Avenue

Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series at the Berkeley Rose Garden on Sunday, May 19, 2019 from 3 pm to 5 pm.  
Enjoy the ambience of the garden’s spectacular rose bushes along with breathtaking views of the
San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate Bridges while listening to live jazz. 

The Roses in Bloom Acoustical Music Series will be performed by musicians from the Bay Area Jazz Society.

For more information call 510.981.5150.

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Music in the Park:

Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series |
All Ages 
| Free   

Sunday, May 26th - 3pm - 5pm - Berkeley Rose Garden, 1200 Euclid Avenue

Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series at the Berkeley Rose Garden on Sunday, May 26, 2019 from 3 pm to 5 pm.  
Enjoy the ambience of the garden’s spectacular rose bushes along with breathtaking views of the
San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate Bridges while listening to live jazz. 

The Roses in Bloom Acoustical Music Series will be performed by musicians from the Bay Area Jazz Society.

For more information call 510.981.5150.

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Bill & Celina Rose 3-on-3 Youth Basketball Tournament
 Ages 8-18 (Mini Skills Clinic Ages 5-7) 
| Free - $5   

Saturday, June 1st - 9am - 5pm - San Pablo Park Basketball Courts

Join us at San Pablo Park for a fun-filled day of basketball! All teams are guaranteed at
least 2 games (pool play in the morning and elimination games in the afternoon). There
will be a mini skills clinic provided for youth, ages 5-7, during lunch! Pre-register online
or at a Recreation Hub office. Register by May 25 to save your spot! Registration is
also available on-site (on a first-come, first-served basis).

Participation Fee: Berkeley residents Free / Non-residents $5

All participants must have a completed registration form with parent signature to participate.

For more information call 510.981.6691.

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Music in the Park:

Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series |
All Ages 
| Free   

Sunday, Jun 2 - 3pm - 5pm - Berkeley Rose Garden, 1200 Euclid Avenue

Roses in Bloom Acoustical Series at the Berkeley Rose Garden on Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 3 pm to 5 pm.  
Enjoy the ambience of the garden’s spectacular rose bushes along with breathtaking views of the
San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate Bridges while listening to live jazz. 

The Roses in Bloom Acoustical Music Series will be performed by musicians from the Bay Area Jazz Society.

For more information call 510.981.5150.

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John Lee Invitational Co-Rec Softball Tournament 18 yrs+    

Men's: Sat/Sun, July 6-7 - 8am - 9pm - San Pablo Park and Grove Park

Bring your team out for this weekend tournament! Awards will be handed out to 1st and 2nd place teams.

FEE: $255 per team.

To register, contact Wayne Munson at 510.981.5152 or email at wmunson@cityofberkeley.info.

*** Other Parks, Recreation and Waterfront upcoming special events are here. ***

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