Second Summer Concert at Crab Cove Set for Tonight

West Alameda Business Association (WABA) and the East Bay Regional Parks District are hosting the summer’s second Concert at the Cove from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. tonight, Friday, July 8.

The free event features the return of “Foreverland”, a popular Michael Jackson cover band that packed the Cove last year. Residents from across the Island and their friends, family and kids should expect to have a wonderful Alameda experience, according to WABA.

Eight food vendors will offer their wares, many are which are Crab Cove favorites. There will also be new treats on tap. Hula Hawaiian shaved ices will be served, along with Miggy’s Island Kettlekorn and Croll’s Pizza slices.

Paul’s Paella will bring some of its signature dish, and Wes Cafe will make its debut at the Cove, serving coffee drinks, lemonade,iced tea, sandwiches and sweets. Ben Bussell of Frog & Fiddle will be serving pulled- pork sandwiches.

A wine and beer garden will offer local wine favorites, Rock Wall Winery and R&B Cellars, as well as Drakes Brewery’s specialties.

Free valet bike parking for attendees will be provided by Bike Alameda.

Sponsors include: Bay Ship & Yacht, Catellus Development, Alameda County Industries, Alameda Theatre & Cineplex, Back to Health Chiropractic, Bill DeMar Office of Edward Jones, Bladium Sports Club, Perforce Software, Trans Pacific Bank, along with Rock Wall Winery, R&B Cellars and Drakes Brewery.

Janet Levaux