Bay Area Summer Fun: Jim Walberg’s August Picks

Journey Tribute BandSummer just blew by us and all that is left is August. I promise there is still a lot of fun events awaiting all of us before Labor Day. Here are “Jim’s Picks” that will fill your calendar before Fall arrives. Let me know which ones you attend and if there are any others you would add to my list.

Blackhawk Plaza’s Friday Night Concert Series – August Lineup: It starts at 7pm and it is FREE. However, if you want a seat get their early. My favorite four bands are scheduled for August:  August 8 – ZOO STATION – U2 tribute band: August 15 – PRIDE & JOY – Timeless pop and soul: August 22 – EVOLUTION – Journey tribute band:   August 29 – TAINTED LOVE – Best of the 80’s Continue reading

Jim Walberg’s Picks – End of Summer Fun!

Are you noticing that the Summer just blew by this year?  Here we are in the last ten days of August, school starts next week, and Labor Day is right behind that.  Well, there is still time to fill in your calendar with some of the best quality of life moments left in August.  Here are my picks for your consideration.

August 24th – Friday:  Blackhawk Plaza’s Concert Series ends this Friday with one of my favorite bands they book each year – Evolution, a Journey Tribute Band.  It starts at 7pm and it is free.  However, if you want a seat get there an hour early.  There are lots of restaurants that will be serving food to go so you can eat during the concert.  And, there will be lots of beverages from which to select.  Look for me…I will be there. Continue reading