Almond Blossom Festival


ALMOND BLOSSOM FESTIVAL

FEBRUARY 20 -22, 2015

See below for the schedule for Almond Blossom Festival for 2015.

 
"I HEARD IT THROUGH THE RIPON GRAPEVINE!" 

Almond Blossom Festival 2015

 

 

 

 

Kick off Dinner

Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015

6:00 PM-9:00 PM

Spring Creek

Fashion Show

Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Spring Creek

 Bake Off

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Community Center

 Art Exhibit

Friday. Feb. 20, 2015

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

1st Congregational Church 

Art Exhibit

 Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM 

1st Congregational Church

 Carnival $1 Night

Thursday. Feb. 19, 2015

4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Mistlin Sports Park

 Lion's Club Spaghetti Dinner

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

4:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Community Center

Coronation

Thursday, Feb. 19,  2015

7:00 PM -8:00 PM

Ripon Community Center

Festival

Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

12:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Mistlin Sports Park

 Carnival

Friday, Feb. 20, 2015

5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Mistlin Sports Park

 The Grange

Saturday, Feb. 20, 2015

6:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Grange Hall

 American Legion Auxiallry Breakfast

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

6:00 AM - 10:00 AM

American Legion
Post #190 Hall

Fun Run

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

8:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Stouffer Park

Diaper Derby

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Ripon High School

 Festival

 Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

 Mistlin Sports Park

Carnival

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

12:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Mistlin Sports Park

Quarterback Bratts & Beer

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

11:00 AM-8:00 PM

Ripon Community Center

 Parade

Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Downtown Ripon

Festival

Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Mistlin Sports Park

 Carnival

Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015

12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Mistlin Sports Park

Parade Route

 

The following road closures will occur at 7:00 am:

 

Nourse Ave. @ First St., blocking northbound traffic on Nourse Ave.

 

City Parking lot 100 blk E. Main St. @  E. Main St., blocking south bound to Main St.

 

Main St. @ Stockton Ave., blocking east traffic on Main St.

 

N. Locust Ave. @ Pine/Garrison blocking traffic accessing Garrison Ave.

 

S. Stockton Ave. @ First St. blocking access to Main St. (Traffic will be diverted back to Second St. via First St.)

The following road closures will occur at 11:45 am:

 

W. Main St. @ Walnut Ave., blocking north/south traffic on Walnut Ave.

 

W. Main St. @ Locust Ave., blocking north/south traffic on Locust Ave.

 

W. Main St. @ Elm Ave., blocking north/south traffic on Elm Ave.

 

W. Main St. @ Acacia Ave., blocking east/west traffic on W. Main St.

 

W. Main St. @ Orange Ave., blocking north/south traffic on Orange Ave.

 

W. Main St. @ Palm Ave., blocking north/south traffic on Palm Ave.

 

W. Main St. @ Maple Ave., block south traffic on Maple Ave.

 

W. Main St. @ Vera Ave., blocking north/east traffic on Vera Ave./W. Main St.

 

Vera Ave. @ Second St., blocking north/south traffic on Vera Ave.

 

Vera Ave. @ Third St., blocking west traffic on Third St.

 

Vera Ave. @ W. Fourth St., blocking north/east traffic on Vera Ave./ W. Fourth St.

 

W. Fourth St. @ Palm Ave., blocking north/south traffic on Palm Ave.

 

W. Fourth St. @ Orange Ave., blocking north/south traffic on Orange Ave.

 

W. Fourth St. @ S. Acacia Ave., blocking east/west traffic on W. Fourth St.

 

W. Fourth St. @ S. Elm Ave., blocking south traffic on S. Elm Ave.

 

W. Fourth St. @ S. Locust Ave., blocking south traffic on S. Locust Ave.

 

W. Fourth St. @ S. Walnut Ave., blocking north/south traffic on S. Walnut Ave.

 

W. Fourth St. @ S. Stockton Ave., blocking west traffic on W. Fourth St.

 

***All traffic from Capps Way, N. Elm Ave., N. Locust Ave., and N. Walnut Ave. will              be diverted north to Pine St. then west to Acacia Ave.***

 

The following road closures will occur at the start of the parade:

 

W. Main St. @ Acacia Ave., blocking north/south traffic on Acacia Ave.

 

Vera Ave. @ Second St., blocking east/west traffic on Second St.

 

W. Fourth St. @ S. Acacia Ave., blocking north/south traffic on S. Acacia Ave.

 

The following roads will be open, but closed to through traffic:

 

First St. @ S. Stockton Ave., No Through Traffic

 

S. Stockton Ave. @ City Parking Lot (100 blk. of S. Stockton Ave.), No Through Traffic

 

Third St. @ S. Locust Ave., No Through Traffic

 

Third St. @ S. Walnut Ave., No Through Traffic

 

Fifth St. @ S. Locust Ave., No Through Traffic