Final family-friendly evenings of craft beer, live bluegrass in 2018. Benefitting Wildcare and Bread & Roses

 What: The Thirsty Third Thursdays of Summer concludes with the al fresco screening of the 1964 classic Beatles movie “A Hard Day’s Night” presented by the Mill Valley Film Festival.  On-screen lyrics encourage families and friends to sing along under the stars. The free, family-friendly evening of craft beer tasting, live bluegrass, kid-friendly beverages and activities at Bon Air benefits Wildcare and music partner Bread & Roses. Ambassador animals will make special appearances and donations are encouraged. Delicious box dinners are available for purchase from many of Bon Air’s popular restaurants. Guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs.

 Admission:  Free. Popcorn courtesy of Framecrafters Gallery and soft serve ice cream treats from Gott’s Roadside. Box dinners available for purchase.

When: Thursday, August 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; “A Hard Day’s Night” begins at 8p.m.

 Who: Craft beer by Eel River Brewing Co. from Humboldt County.; music by Dirty Cello

Where: On the Promenade adjacent to the fire pit with comfy Adirondack chairs, market tables and chairs shaded by umbrellas, water features, children’s play area and nearby bocce.

 About Hard Day’s Night: Their feature film debut stars The Beatles – four young lads from Liverpool – in Richard Lester’s boldly contemporary rock n’ roll comedy, unleashing the fledgling Beatles into a maelstrom of screaming fans, paranoid producers, rabid press and troublesome family members, and reveals the secret of their survival and success: an insatiable lust for mischief and a life-affirming addiction to joy. Singalong to “I’m Happy Just to Dance with You,” “Tell Me Why, “Can’t Buy Me Love, “A Hard Day’s Night” and more.

About Wildcare: Headquartered in San Rafael, WildCare’s mission is to advocate for wildlife for a sustainable world, pursuing this mission through nature education, wildlife medicine, advocacy and community outreach. Through partnerships with schools, collaborations with other organizations, educational programs and activities, internships and volunteer opportunities, they make a positive difference in the community.

About Bread & Roses: Bread & Roses Presents is a nonprofit arts organization with a human services mission that brings hope, healing and joy through live music and the performing arts to people who are disadvantaged, marginalized, or otherwise isolated in diverse institutional settings in the San Francisco Bay Area. They produce over 600 concerts a year for youth, adults and seniors who need uplifting most.