Have you been keeping up with our monthly articles about events and happenings in Walnut Creek? If so, Thank You!
We are back with a fresh summary of what to do in Walnut Creek, CA for the month of 2015. Last month in April saw a lot of great events happening all throughout town, and May is looking just as promising.
I will make note at the end of the post as well, but if there is a local event you think you should be listed here…let us know! You can leave a comment below the article, or send us a note on our Contact Page. We will be happy to include any Walnut Creek events on this post for the month of May!
Walnut Creek International Short Film Festival
May 1st – May 3rd, 2015 at the Century 14 Theater on Locust Street
The Walnut Creek International Short Film Festival is returning May 1st this year and will close to 100 short films from around the globe. This year’s motto is “Short Films, Big Ideas.” Make sure to follow the festival on Twitter, and Facebook for updates.
You can find more information at: http://www.wcsff.com/
Check out the trailer!
Walnut Creek First Wednesdays
May 6th, 2015 – 5:00PM-8:00PM
This wonderful event that is ongoing throughout the beginning of the year takes place on Cypress Street in Downtown Walnut Creek. It is closed to foot traffic only between N. Main Street and Locust Street. Be sure to go check out some live music, street performers and more!
Start A New Tradition, Make Memories With Mom
May 10th, 2015 – 10:00AM-4:00PM
Always something fantastic going on at the Ruth Bancroft Gardens in Walnut Creek. For Mother’s Day, set up a picnic and then learn something new on the Docent Tour. Admission is $10, $8 for students and seniors, free for Ruth Bancroft Gardens members and free for those under 12.
Find more information here: http://www.ruthbancroftgarden.org/rbgarden/pages/famfun.html
Board Of Directors Monthly Meeting
May 14, 2015 – 7:45AM-9:00AM
The Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau Board of Directors meet Thursday May 14, 2015 from 7:45AM-9:00AM.
Find more information here: http://www.chamberorganizer.com/Calendar/moreinfo.php?eventid=55131
Elks Lodge of Walnut Creek 1st Annual Car Show
May 16th, 2015 – 10:00AM-3:00PM
Any car is welcome to be on display at the 1st annual Elks Lodge of Walnut Creek Car Show. Space is limited, and registration deadline is May 9th so register yourself and your vehicle as soon as possible! The event will take place at the Elks Lodge in Walnut Creek at 1475 Creekside Drive.
Find more information here: http://www.chamberorganizer.com/Calendar/moreinfo.php?eventid=174349
Animals On Broadway
May 17th, 2015 – 10:30AM-4:00PM
A great free community festival that celebrates the special bond between pets and people. There will be a fundraising walk, best dressed pet contests, a kid zone with fun and games…and more! This event will take place at the Heather Farms Park in Walnut Creek.
Find more information here: http://www.chamberorganizer.com/Calendar/moreinfo.php?eventid=177505
34th Annual Art & Wine Festival In Walnut Creek
May 30th & 31st, 2015
This long-loved festival will be taking place at Heather Farms Park at the end of May. Be sure to check out award winning wines, craft beers, and arts and crafts this year and what is sure to be a fantastic festival.
Find more information here: http://www.artwinefestivalwc.com/
That about wraps up our Walnut Creek events post for May 2015! Again, if you feel that we missed something that should be on here then let us know via a comment below. Or feel free to send us a note through our Contact Page. If it is a community event here in Walnut Creek, we will be absolutely excited to include it on this post. We intent to share out this post to as many people as we can (Facebook, Twitter etc…), so if we missed something let us know!
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