Festivals & Events in Pleasant Hill

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Off the Grid Food Truck Market 

Closes Nov. 13, 2019 - reopens Jan. 8, 2020
Winter hours: 5-8 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 (2020)

Enjoy live music by the lake at City Hall (100 Gregory Road) every other Sunday from 6-8. p.m. starting May 31 and ending Sept. 6 (2020 schedule). The Concerts are produced by the Civic Action Commission.

NOTE: Bands interested in performing in 2020 may submit an online application by visiting the Summer Concerts webpage.

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 information about the Fourth of July Commission, visit http://phjuly4.com/

Blues and Brew Festival

Stay tuned for 2020 information.
For more information, visit www.bluesandbrewsfestival.com.

Tinkers & Thinkers Innovation Faire

Stay tuned for 2020 information.
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. 3, 2020
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020
Free music, premium wine, craft beer, arts & crafts.
Downtown Pleasant Hill. 


Trunk or Treat

Stay tuned for 2020 information
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, 2019 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.
Click for details
Vendor Application Form

Holiday Festival

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
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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