Mare Island Follies – A benefit gala to support the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum

Vallejo Naval  and Historical Museum with our Mare Island Follies  — remem­bering and staging Vallejo’s WWII era entertainment with its musical theatrics and a lively party scene. Come in your 1940’s party clothes with your dancing shoes on!

Join us for delicious food from many local sources, a hosted beer and wine bar, additional assorted cocktails, and scrumptious desserts with complimentary champagne. An exciting Live Auction and Fund-A-Need appeal will fol­low along with our live swingin’ dance band to round out our entertainment and conclude the evening.…

Chalk Art Fundraising Event August 10th

Please join us at

TrojanMonk Art Gallery, 508 Sacramento Street

Friday, August 10th from 6:oo – 10:00 pm

for a Silent Auction and Art Fundraiser.


All proceeds will go toward the purchase

of chalk, marketing materials,

food & refreshments, and

a small stipend for our artists.


City of Vallejo Hosts PB Assemblies Aug 2

The City of Vallejo is currently in Cycle 6 Participatory Budgeting idea Collection Phase.  From Now until October 7th, all Vallejo residents and stakeholders are invited to submit ideas online, at community events, and in the City Manager’s Office, located at 555 Santa Clara Street on the third floor of City Hall.

To offer greater accessibility and strengthen community engagement, the City will host Budget Assemblies in different areas of Vallejo. …

Obtainium Works – Live at the Empress Theater August 2, 2018 at 7:00 pm

Live at Empress Theatre – Watch Obtainium Works, Vallejo, CA on an episode of Jay Leno’s Garage featuring Kathy O’Hare, Shannon O’Hare, and Kimric Smythe in their Steampunk vehicles!

This episode of Jay Leno’s Garage is focused on steampunk vehicles and art. The crew of Obtainium Works was invited to Jay’s studio in Burbank, CA to show off 3 of their vehicles – Kristie’s Flyer, a fully operational steam engine that has been featured in the Mad Hatter Parade and designed and built by Kimric Smythe, who was driving the new Kinderpanzer in the 4th of July Parade; the Steampunk Airship, designed by Shannon O’Hare and built at Obtainium Works originally for the Pirate Festival; and the Wine Trike, designed and built by Shannon O’Hare, and operated by Kathy O’Hare.…