Join Preserve the 'Burg for a relaxing Memorial Day/holiday evening stroll along the north edge of downtown! The tour will start at the corner of 5th Ave. N. & 2nd St., next to Kahwa Coffee. Fifth Ave. is considered the border between downtown and the Historic Old Northeast neighborhood, an area with many historic buildings and one undergoing much change. At the end of the tour, you can cool down, get a drink or something to eat and continue the conversation at a local business, the Old Northeast Tavern. Pictured is the historic Burnside home, a threatened local landmark, next to the tour's starting location.
Tour is free for PTB members and just $10 for all others. Reservations recommended.
Tour starts in front of Kahwa Coffee on 5th Ave. N. and will end at the Old Northeast Tavern on 7th Ave. N. (start/end points are about two blocks apart).
Its the final night for May Movies in the Park! Gather the family, gather your friends for this Dr. Seuss favorite with a great story and help celebrate the 10th Anniversary for the best small event on the waterfront - Movies in the Park! The evening starts with live music at 7 pm followed by the movie on the big screen at dusk. The fun takes place in N. Straub Park, between 4th Ave. & 5th Ave. NE at Beach Dr. Movies in the Park are Free!
Come early to enjoy the local band before the movie and to get your favorite spot! Bring a picnic or purchase food on-site from some of the 'Burg's best food vendors. A limited number of folding chairs will be available, but better yet, bring a blanket or low seat!
Bicycling to movies is a fun way to arrive and you can do so using a Coast Bike Share bicycle (a bike station is located across the street from Movies in the Park). For those on their own bike, free bicycle valet parking will be provided by Coast.
May 30 - The Lorax (2012) PG– The perfect family and friends film. The Lorax is the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world. . Evening's Music by Boxcar Hollow, a Movies in the Park favorite band!
Wondering what to do on a summer weekday evening? Join a Preserve the 'Burg walking tour for a fun stroll from downtown to the waterfront. See some of the historic buildings that make downtown special while learning about the importance of the waterfront to the city's early and ongoing development, how the world's first airline got its start from the waterfront, and other tales! The tour starts in front of the Stewart building, one of downtown's oldest structures and will end at The Ale & the Witch, a local business where you can relax, continue a conversation and get something to drink or eat.
Tour is free for PTB members and just $10 for non-members and guests. Reservations recommended.