As the weather warms up and the days get longer, it’s the perfect time to get out and enjoy all that Palo Alto and California have to offer. From festivals to fairs to concerts, there are a ton of exciting community events coming up that are sure to please everyone.
One of the biggest events on the horizon is the Palo Alto World Music Day, which takes place on June 18th. This free event features musicians from around the world performing on several stages throughout downtown Palo Alto. With a wide range of genres represented, from rock to jazz to classical to Indian music, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Grab your friends and family and head downtown for a day of great music and community spirit.
Another exciting event coming up is the Palo Alto Clay & Glass Festival, which takes place on July 10th and 11th. Held in the Palo Alto Art Center, this festival showcases the work of over 150 local artists working in ceramics and glass. In addition to admiring and purchasing beautiful pieces of art, attendees can also enjoy live music, food trucks, and interactive art activities.
For those looking for something a little more action-packed, the California State Fair in Sacramento is always a crowd-pleaser. Taking place from July 16th to August 1st, this event features carnival rides, agricultural exhibits, live music, and plenty of delicious food. Whether you’re a thrill-seeker or just looking for a fun day out with the family, the California State Fair is a can’t-miss event.
Of course, no summer in Palo Alto is complete without attending at least one concert at the Shoreline Amphitheatre. This massive outdoor venue has an impressive lineup of shows scheduled for the coming months, including performances by Dave Matthews Band, Maroon 5, and The Doobie Brothers. With plenty of seating options and a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains, a concert at the Shoreline is the perfect way to spend a summer evening.
No matter what your interests are, there are plenty of upcoming community events in Palo Alto and California that are sure to keep you entertained. So why not gather up your friends and family, get outside, and join in the fun? With so much to see and do, there’s no better way to enjoy the summer months and connect with your local community.