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News Briefs 6-21-24

Jun 24, 2024 04:48PM ● By MPG Staff

Teen Chalk Art on the Sidewalk takes place Wednesday, June 26, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Dixon Public Library. Courtesy photo

Dixon Education Committee Meeting

Dixon’s Education Committee will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 25, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Dixon Chamber of Commerce, 220 N Jefferson St.

Gifts B Cause Arts & Crafts Show

Come and join us on Saturday, June 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for our Summer Craft Show with local businesses, artisans, unique crafters, food, music and more! Dixon May Fairgrounds, 655 S. 1st. St.

Farmer’s Market

Come and enjoy organic fruits and veggies, fresh baked bread, nuts, homemade salsa and tamales, hummus, olive oil, hot food and more. From 5 p.m. to 7:30 pm every Thursday from June 6 through Sept. 26 at Women's Improvement Club Park, 230 N. 1st Street in downtown Dixon

Grillin’ & Chillin’

Gather your friends and family and fire up your grillin’ skills because Dixon’s largest event is back! Downtown Dixon is about to transform into a hub of activities and excitement to engage and benefit the community. This all-day event features something for everyone to enjoy. Witness a huge Car & Truck show with automobiles of every style; compete with your neighbors and grill the best meat in the crowd-favorite Rib Cook-Off; and browse the booths of tons of small businesses offering unique gifts, crafts, and delicious food. Your little ones will also be able to run and play in the kids’ zone! This special event, organized by Dixon’s Action Team, supports community organizations and groups around Dixon and Solano County. Saturday, June 29, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Admission is free. Downtown Dixon.

Teen Chalk Art on the Sidewalk

Express your snazzy style and creativity using colorful chalk to create awesome art on the sidewalk. Wednesday, June 26 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for tweens and teens, ages 10-18. For more information, visit

Karaoke at Pedro’s Cocina

Tell us your favorite karaoke song. We probably have it. If not, we’ll come up with something. Join us for Karaoke on Fridays, 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. and Sundays, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. 1425 Market Ln, (707) 678-4633.

karaoke Pedros Cocina Dixon

 Bring your best karaoke attitude to Pedro’s on Fridays and Sundays. Image courtesy of Pedro's Cocina Dixon


Is played every Monday and Wednesday at the Senior/Multi-Use Center. 201 S. 5th St., beginning at noon. Call (707) 678-7022 for more information.

Comedy Night courtesy of Dixon Family Services

Save the date! Saturday, September 28.  We are in the early stage of planning, and we are looking for a few good people who would like to help in this short-term project. Please call (707) 678-0442 if you would like more information, or to volunteer.