18 Photos of Racers Cycling Through Livermore During Stage 3 of the 2015 Amgen Tour of California

Amgen Tour of California 2015: Stage 3Racers from the Amgen Tour of California made their way through Livermore Tuesday afternoon during stage 3 of the race. Their journey started and ended in San Jose with Livermore the northernmost point in their 108 mile race.

They came up on Highway 84 from Sunol, headed east on Concannon, turned right for a quick sprint on S. Livermore Avenue, continued on Tesla and finally turning right on Mines Road to head back to San Jose.

The 18 photos below were taken on the corner of S. Livermore Avenue and Tesla Road.

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The 1st Livermore Valley Craft Beer Festival this Saturday 5/9/15


The very 1st Livermore Valley Craft Beer Festival is finally here!

Need a ride to or from the fest? They will be posting Lyft promo code on the festival website, Saturday, the day of the event. Please plan ahead!

For more information check out the following:

12 Reasons to Come Downtown for the Livermore Country Wine Festival on Sunday

With temperatures reaching the upper 80’s, Saturday was a nice and warm afternoon to be downtown for the 24th Livermore Wine Country Festival.

If you didn’t make it Saturday, here are 12 reasons (in photos) to convince you to go on Sunday. It should be a little cooler with highs in the upper 70’s. Hours are from 10am – 5pm. Have fun!

#1. Meet tons of people

#1. Meet tons of people.

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Livermore Airport Open House Postponed Until 2015

2013 Livermore Airport Open House

Aerial demonstration from the 2013 Livermore Airport Open House

Normally the first Saturday in October is the annual Livermore Airport Open House. It’s a fun event to see some really cool aircraft, listen to some good music, and have some great food. It’s really a great event for the family. Best of all – it’s FREE!

Unfortunately the 2014 Airport Open House has been postponed until next year, October 3rd, 2015.

The airport is currently undergoing several construction projects that would impact the event, so they decided to cancel this year’s event.

However next year however will be a big deal as the Livermore Airport turns 50!

Visit the Livermore Airport’s website for more information.

There’s Baseball Fever in Livermore

Little League Intermediate World Series Parade 2014

2014 Little League Intermediate World Series Parade in Livermore, CA

Young baseball players from around the world marched their way down First Street today to kick off the 2014 Little League Intermediate World Series.

I grabbed my camera, headed downtown, and took a few snapshots of the action. Check out the photo gallery to see all the teams below.

Games start Tuesday, 7/29 at 9am and play everyday until the championship game on Monday 8/4 at 4pm. For more information and a complete schedule, visit IntermediateWorldSeries.org

While you can watch the games live online at GranadaMatadors.org, it’s best to grab your lawn chair and head over to Max Baer Park on Murdell Lane just off Concannon Boulevard. Last year was exciting and yes, wait for it, fresh kettle corn was available.

Who’s playing and where are all the teams from you ask? They are…

I’ve linked to their hometown Wikipedia page so you can learn a little bit about where they are from. If you see the players around town, be sure and give them that awesome Livermore welcome!

Baseball rocks!