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It's another First Wednesday street party in downtown Pleasanton tonight

Original post made on Jun 3, 2009

The June edition of the First Wednesday Street Party will kick off at 6 p.m. tonight in downtown Pleasanton.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 3, 2009, 6:05 AM

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Posted by AVHS Dad
a resident of Stoneridge Park
on Jun 3, 2009 at 9:40 am

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So is this where the NO ON G crowd is having their victory celebration?

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Posted by The Joshua Neal Experience
a resident of Downtown
on Jun 3, 2009 at 9:53 am

In honor of the Cocktail Monkey's performing at tonight's 1st Wednesday I thought I'd offer my rendition of an old time summer favorite cocktail, The Mai Tai.

While it's not looking much like Hawaiian shirt, shorts & tropical drink weather, this concoction (along with a nice paper umbrella) will certainly lift your spirits.

Just remember kiddies, don't drink & drive! It's times like this I'm glad we live about a par 4 from downtown & can walk the course home.

"THE" Mai Tai

In a tall shaker glass filled with ice combine the following

1.5 oz. Pineapple Rum
1.5 oz. Coconut Rum
1.5 oz. Spiced Rum (Capt. Morgan or equivalent)
(& here's the kicker, but trust me it works) .5 oz. Amaretto di Sarona

Top with fresh Pineapple & Orange juice, shake to combine.

Float with Dark Rum, (Meyers or equivalent)splash of Grenadine & garnish with fresh mint, pineapple wedge & of course, an umbrella. Pour into a non-red plastic to go cup & shuffle yourselves downtown.


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Posted by Chas
a resident of Danbury Park
on Jun 3, 2009 at 10:19 am

Mahalo Grille makes a great Mai Tai... perhaps I will start off this evening there for a drink.

Great idea!!!

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Posted by Chas Bell
a resident of Danbury Park
on Jun 3, 2009 at 10:37 pm

Well, I went down to the First Wednesday fest this evening. What a waste of time.

The beer garden is completely off limits to those with children. Instead of having a fimily walk up and down Main with a beer or glass of wine with the kids, the fools that run this ass backwards burg would rather cage in a bunch of drunks that drink and drink and drink.

One and done... won't be heading back!!!

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