Redding Rodeo Blood Drive
The Redding community can save lives and attend the Redding Rodeo for free by participating in the Redding Rodeo Blood Drive at BloodSource Shasta from May 6 – 16. In addition to making a lifesaving difference for patients in need, all blood drive participants will receive a ticket to the Redding Rodeo on May 17, a commemorative T-shirt and MyBloodSource Rewards redeemable online for a variety of great items. Whole blood donors must be at least 16 years old (16 or 17 with a BloodSource parental consent available online at Bloodsource.org), weigh a minimum of 110 pounds, be in good general health and bring a photo I.D. Other donation types have specific eligibility criteria. Please visit bloodsource.org/donate for more information.
The Redding Rodeo
The Redding Rodeo's Kick Off Steak Feed and Dance is this Saturday, May 13th, at the rodeo arena, 715 Auditorium Drive, Redding. Bring an appetite and your dancing boots, this Redding favorite kicks off the rodeo season each year for good reason! Find out more about the Redding Rodeo and buy your tickets at reddingrodeo.com
Riverfront Playhouse presents Charley's Aunt
Opening on Saturday, May 13th, Riverfront Playhouse presents Charley's Aunt! Set in Oxford, England in the 1890s, two young men have fallen in love with Amy and Kitty! One young man, Charley, wants his benefactor’s approval. His aunt, whom he’s never met, is coming to visit for lunch. They invite the girls to tea! The aunt cancels, so they rope their friend into playing the aunt! Hilarity ensues! Check out Riverfront Playhouse at riverfrontplayhouse.net
7th Annual Redding Fire Festival
The 7th Annual Redding Fire Festival is Saturday, May 13, from 12:30 PM – 9:30 PM, on the lawn at Carter House Art Gallery, Caldwell Park, Redding. Redding Fire Festival is an all-ages event featuring a hundred vendors and art installations, food, music, workshops, interactive art, children's activities, pyrotechnics and a premier cirque show! Seating is not provided, so please bring a blanket or a chair to sit on. Children, 9 years old and under are free admission, general admission is $10.Get your tickets at http://www.firefestivals.com/tickets.html and find out more at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/redding-fire-festival-2017-tickets-32311109398