2019 Festivals & Events in Pleasant Hill

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Off the Grid Food Truck Market 

5-9 p.m. Wednesday evenings at 138 Trelany Road.
Great food, live music and communal Adirondack chairs to relax and enjoy the beautiful setting by the lake at City Hall. To find out which food trucks are serving on a particular night, visit the Off the Grid website.

Summer Concerts by the Lake

Enjoy live music by the lake at City Hall (100 Gregory Road) every other Sunday from 6-8. p.m. starting May 26 and ending Sept. 1. Produced by the Civic Action Commission, the 2019 concert lineup is:
  • May 26 - Forejour (canceled due to rain)
  • June 9 - Unauthorized Rolling Stones
  • June 23 - Midnight Flyer
  • July 7 - The Bell Brothers
  • July 21 - SONA
  • August 4 - The Big Jangle
  • August 18 - Sun Kings
  • Sept. 1 - Top Shelf
  • Sept. 8 - Forejour (rescheduled from 5/26)

Fourth of July festivities

Enjoy a day full of activities, thanks to the volunteer Fourth of July Commission. Highlights include a 5K Fun Run, parade, family activities in the park, and fireworks at College Park High School. For times and additional information, visit http://phjuly4.com/

Blues and Brew Festival

6-9 p.m. Friday, July 19 - Pre-party and free concert
3-9 p.m. Saturday, July 20 - Festival and free concert
Pleasant Hill Park, 147 Gregory Lane
Enjoy live music (free) and craft brew tasting (ticket required). Saturday Night headliner: The Purple Ones, a tribute to Prince. For more information, visit www.bluesandbrewsfestival.com.

Tinkers & Thinkers Innovation Faire

11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14
Pleasant Hill Park & Senior Center, 147 Gregory Lane

Get creative and innovative! Bring the whole family to participate in “hands on” make-and-take S.T.E.M. activities. All ages welcome. Visit

Art, Wine and Music Festival

10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 6
Free music, premium wine, craft beer, arts & crafts.
Downtown Pleasant Hill. 


Trunk or Treat

6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25
Pleasant Hill Park parking lot, 147 Gregory Lane

Bring the whole family for a frightfully fun night of safe trick-or-treating from car trunk to car trunk. Crafts & activities included. Visit www.pleasanthillrec.com/231

Light up the Night in Downtown Pleasant Hill

5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20 on Crescent Drive.
Join Santa and others in lighting up Downtown Pleasant Hill for the holiday season. Holiday Crafts Fair, Carriage Rides, Caroling & local entertainment,  free hot chocolate & cookies, merchant giveaways and lots more fun for all the family.
Vendor Application Form

Holiday Festival

Wednesday, December 4
Pleasant Hill Community Center
5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
www.pleasanthillrec.com for more details
For more information on any of these events, call (925) 671-5229 or email gvassar@pleasanthillca.org

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