Get Out: Charity Golf Tournament, Health Festival, Community Giving Day

Also this weekend in the Tri-Cities: a classical Thai performance in Union City and a pancake breakfast to benefit Our Lady of the Rosary School in Union City.

It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.

Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit this weekend.


Where/When: Poppy Ridge Golf Course, Livermore; Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Why Go: Not only do the proceeds from the tournament go to the League of Volunteers' summer recreation youth program for kids 5 to 12, but you can golf alongside San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and enter to win cool prizes, including .

Price: $139 per person/foursome, $149 per person/twosome, $159 single, $45 dinner only


Where/When: Quarry Lakes, Fremont; Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Why Go: The outdoor family event aims to promote healthy and active lifestyles and will feature live music, entertainment, food trucks, cooking demos, healthy food, naturalist programs, numerous vendors and more. To see the full lineup of entertainment, vendors and sponsors, click here. For additional information, visit www.ebparks.org or call 1-888-327-2757.

Price: Free


Where/When: , 34980 Newark Blvd, Newark; Saturday from 2 to 7 p.m.

Why Go:  Baskin Robbins will donate 20 percent of your ice cream purchase to Project 51's community partner charities. Mention "Project 51" when you order and bring your receipt to the Project 51 table set up in front of the store. Community partners you can support include: Centro de Servicios, New Haven Schools Foundation, One World Hunger, Safe Alternatives to Violent Environments, League of Volunteers, Union City Leisure Services and Viola Blythe Community Services.

Price: Free


Where/When: , 32975 Alvarado-Niles Rd., Union City; Saturday from 5 to 9 p.m.

Why Go: Catch classical Thai performances by members of Fremont's Wat Buddhanusorn Thai Buddhist Temple. The evening will showcase students of the temple's Thai dance, music, and language classes and will serve as an opportunity to educate the community about Thai culture.

Price: $25


Where/When: , 678 B St., Union City; Sunday, from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Why Go: Forget IHOP, head to Our Lady of the Rosary's parish hall for a delicious pancake breakfast for only $5. Proceeds will go to the Our Lady of the Rosary School Scholarship Fund.

Pricing: $5

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Johnny C. June 22, 2012 at 04:24 AM
Thank You for posting all these cool events here/around Union City !


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