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Top Tickets: July 27–August 2

G-Eazy at an A’s game, a waterfront festival, and a Harry Potter birthday celebration are all happening this week.



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Sports

G-Eazy Bobblehead Giveaway at the Coliseum
7/28 Head to Friday night’s game to watch the Oakland Athletics take on the Minnesota Twins, and take home a mini G-Eazy. Guests may even see the Oakland native in attendance. —L.B.

 

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Festival

Benicia Waterfront Festival
7/29–30
The annual event features two full days of live music, food and drink, and local vendors on the First Street Green. The nonprofit Benicia Main Street hosts the festival and focuses on the enhancement of downtown Benicia. beniciamainstreet.org. —L.B.

 

Kids/Literature

Happy Birthday, Harry Potter and Danville Library!
7/31–8/7
The boy who lived and the Danville library are coming together to celebrate their birthdays. Keep it simple, and enter the O.W.L.-level trivia contest, or get Sirius and compete at the N.E.W.T. level. ccclib.org. —A.D.

 

Music

Boz Scaggs
8/1
Keep it old school with the rock legend of Steve Miller Band fame at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts. Jam out to some of Scaggs’ classics and some new hits from his latest album, A Fool to Care. lutherburbankcenter.org. —A.D.

 

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Festival

First Wednesday Street Party
8/2
Downtown Pleasanton hosts the annual Pooch Parade during this special edition of First Wednesday Street Party. Enter your pup for the march down Main Street, enjoy live music, and roam through the beer and wine garden. pleasantondowntown.net. —A.D.


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