47th Mountain View Art & Wine Festival, 'A Festival Like No Other'
Sept. 8-9, Saturday 11am to 7pm, Sunday 10am to 6pm
The 47th Mountain View Art & Wine Festival, coming up September 8-9, is a festival like no other. An authentic and moveable feast for the senses. The cool, vibrant, multicultural Castro Street vibe. Silicon Valley's World-Class Art & Music Festival is a spectacularly fun celebration of life featuring 500 professional artists and craftmakers showing exceptional handcrafted wares, stellar live music on stage and street throughout downtown, the Comcast Pigskin Party Lounge with football and baseball on the giant screen TV, fabulous food and drink with premium wines, seasonal craft beer, refreshing sangria, mimosas, Bellini's, fresh-fruit margaritas, classic Bloody Mary's and Summer Breeze Mules - the signature craft cocktail, artisan specialty food purveyors, sensational young performers strut their showstopping stuff on the Mountain View's Got Talent Community Stage, Super Duper Kids' Park with ultra thrilling bungee jumping, wild and wacky waterballerz, a 24' rock climbing wall, mechanical bull ride, bumper cars, miniature golf game, super cool henna art, glitter tattoos, face painting, an organic and green products showcase, health and wellness displays and home and garden exhibits. The dynamite, non-stop music lineup includes the big Saturday Into The Groove Dance Party (5-7 p.m.) featuring powerhouse party band Club 90 plus a stellar bill with Tortilla Soup, Livewire, Bust A Groove, The Shanks, Cocktail Monkeys, The Johnny Neri Band, Emerson & The Growiser Band, Bob Culbertson, HeartStrings Music, John Clarke, Stephen Dreyfuss, and Ancient Winds. Festival admission is free. Presented by the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce.