A Full Afternoon for Day in the Park May 19

Alchemy will perform 60-80s Classic Rock and Blues tunes with their own twist | photo from Peter Hanneforth | post by Larry Clinton

Day in the Park chair Julie Durbin has put together a full day of food, fun, games, and attractions for the FHA’s May 19 festival. Here’s the schedule for the day:

The Waldo Stage (main stage)
Glen Brown – sound
Emcee – Heather Lerner

12:00-12:30 PM
The Nother Mother Brothers (Stephen Ehret and Hines)

12:40-1:10 PM
Pet Parade and Costume Contest
Sausalito City Councilmember Jill Hoffman, Marin County Supervisor Stephanie Moulton-Peters,
California Assemblymember Damon Connolly
and The Performing Stars’ and Tam High’s sister-duo Antanasia and Jaliyah Cook

1:10-1:30 PM Remarks and Q&A
CA Assemblymember Damon Connolly
Marin County Supervisor Stephanie Moulton-Peters

1:35-2:05 PM
Jim Justice and Jim Rettew
Dance performance by GeeGee (choreographer of the Performing Stars)

2:15-2:45 PM
Encore (Jennifer Jones, Art Hernandez and Bob Hermann)

2:55-3:35 PM
Alchemy (Dave Pangaro, Peter Hanneforth, Arnel Panganiban and Tanya Ho-Shue)

3:40-4:05 PM
Shopping cart races

4:10-4:35 PM
Grannies and Gramps (Joe Tate, Maggie Catfish, Merrily Weeber, John Barnard and Frank Simpson)

4:35-4:50 PM
Pickle jar prizes announced

4:50-5:00 PM
Grannies and Gramps encore

The Van Damme Stage (parking lot)
Glen Brown, Sound
Emcee – BettyAnn Kram

12:00-12:30 PM
Sponsor Kickoff
Sponsor interviews with emcee BettyAnn Kram
Light music by Angus Martin (Guitar and vocals, 30s and 40s old-fashioned standards)

12:40-1:10 PM
ChauntiAna Thomas, Performing Stars

1:45-2:15 PM
Magic (Jay Alexander mentalist and magician)

2:20-3:30 – Sponsors
The Floating Home Real Estate and Remodeling Genius Bar Panels

  • Zack Cohn, Engel & Volkers Real Estate
  • Patsy Mercado-Bay Area Escrow Services
  • Jay Zemansky-Sadler Insurance
  • Denise Mosely – Renewal by Anderson windows
  • Matt Klein – SF Waterproofing Masonry

3:35-4:10 PM
Music by JO2 (Brian Green, Tom Simpson & Nora Stratton)

4:10 PM-4:20 PM
The Gambie Sisters
Emily Gambie-Puppet Show
Penny Gambie-balloon animals

4:20 PM-4:35 PM
Angus Martin encore

4:40 PM-5:00 PM
Music Wine Down (Chauntiana performing a cappella)

Plus, throughout the day miniature horses will charm folks of all ages, Helen Vandeman will be giving psychic readings, Katrina Wagner will teach kids about acrylic painting, and Kathleen Roberts will paint their faces. There will be information booths staffed by the FHA, Richardson Bay Maritime Association, Sausalito Yacht Club, and Assemblymember Damon’s Connolly’s staff. Community creatives will exhibit their wares for sale. Gabe with Bayside Fire will return to refurbish old fire extinguishers or sell new ones.

Attendees will have a chance to win exciting prizes in a pickle jar drawing. Check back for descriptions of some of those prizes.

Delicious goodies will include chicken and veggie kebabs, home-made baked goods, gourmet hot dogs grilled by the cub scouts and lemonade.

How will Julie pull all this together? With a lot of help from her friends. If you can volunteer for a 90-minute shift, you’ll get a free pickle jar entry and the rest of the day to enjoy all the festivities. Visit the signup site or contact volunteer coordinator Karen Tischler.