City of Davis Centennial

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2017 will be full of fun events celebrating the Davis Centennial

Date Event
January 1 Community New Year’s Eve
Davis Odd Fellows Hall, 415 Second Street
January 26 “That’s So Davis” by Bob Dunning
Davis Senior Center MPR, 646 A Street, 10:30 a.m.
February 4 Yolo County Historical Society Centennial Discussion
University Retirement Community, 1515 Shasta Drive, 10:00 a.m.
March 11 Children’s Summer Activity Fair –
Visit the City Centennial Booth and play in our Birthday Cake Bounce House
Central Park, corner of Fourth & C Streets, 9:00 a.m. - Noon.
March 28 Official City 100th Birthday
March 28      

100 Years Ago Today - The History of Davis, Varsity Theatre, 616 Second Street, Noon-1:15pm

March 29

100 Years Ago Today - The History of Davis, Davis Senior Center, 646 A Street, 10:30-11:45am

April 4 City Council Meeting & Celebration – a re-creation of the first City Council meeting
Community Chambers at City Hall, 23 Russell Boulevard, 6:30 p.m.
April 22 Picnic Day 2017 “Growing Together”
April 29 Community Day of Service
May 7 Loopalooza
May 50th Anniversary of the Bike Lane
May Highwheel and history display at the US Bicycling Hall of Fame
May 18 Celebrate Davis
June 4 “Closing of the Palms Playhouse: The end of an era in Davis” A film by Alvin Remmers
Veterans Memorial Theatre, 203 East Fourteenth Street, 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
June 4
Juneteenth - a free community event celebrating history, heritage, and culture.
Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library, 314 E. Fourteenth Street, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
June 21 Make Music Day
July 4 Fourth of July – City’s Official Birthday Celebration
September 22 National Centenarian’s Day
October 4 Discover Davis, Central Park
Central Park, corner of Fourth & C Streets, 9:00 a.m. - Noon.
October 15 Davis Neighbors Night Out
November 30 Holiday Tree Lighting and Parade