April 25, 2006 > 'A Walk In The Park' at Quarry Lakes
'A Walk In The Park' at Quarry Lakes
by Nikhil Dua
This Saturday promises to be a great time for the whole family at Quarry Lakes in Fremont as they kick off the 2006 Trails Challenge and Kid Challenge with their annual "A Walk In The Park: A Family Health and Lifestyle experience."
Folks are invited to enjoy this day of fun-filled activities and live musical entertainment by Trinity featuring Danielle Savre from the hit WB show "Summerland," and pop-rock sensation, Kristy Frank. Also on hand will be "American Idol Juniors" finalist Grace Leer and Trevor Penick from O-Town.
Event goers can meet Bay Area sport superstars at the interactive Sports Clinic featuring Oakland Raiders Super bowl MVP Quarterback, Jim Plunkett; NBA Hall of Famer Nate Thurmond from the Golden State Warriors; the Warriors cheerleaders; and MVP pitcher Dave Stewart of the Oakland A's, who will all sign autographs.
Kids will enjoy games and activity booths and visit with the Amazing Spider-Man who will be there to show off his super powers as well as the Golden State Warriors mascot Thunder and his Dunk Show complete with a Dunk Pit and Bungee run.
Those who bring a non-perishable food donation will have an opportunity to win prizes from Radio Disney. Donations will benefit the Alameda County Community Food Bank.
There will be a bike ride to the event from Coyote Hills that starts at 8 a.m., leaves Coyote Hills at 9 a.m. and bikes the Alameda Creek Regional Trail east to Quarry Lakes (about 8.5 miles) to join in the fun.
For more information, listen to KSFO 560, RADIO DISNEY 1310, or visit www.ksfo560.com, www.ebparks.org, www.radiodisney.com. You may also call 1-877-4-AM1310. This event is free with a $5 parking fee per vehicle.
A Walk In The Park: A Family Health & Lifestyle Expo
Saturday, April 29
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
2250 Isherwood Way, Fremont