Whether you're a long-time resident or just visiting, these ideas will guarantee you have a good time!

1. 2017 Planada Community Day

When: Saturday, May 13th 10-12 pm

Where: Houlihan Park

Description: Planada Community Day is a day of celebration for the community of Planada, an unincorporated town in Merced County.  It has been taking place for over 100 years. Event includes a parade at 10 am with a Grand Marshal, Mariachi's, other entertainment, many informational booths, family games, quilt exhibition and famous Deep Pit BBQ

Photo courtesy of Merced County Events

2. Power Up for Camp Merced

When: Saturday, May 13th 11-1 pm

Where: Rahilly Park

Description: Family Fun Day at the park to get inspired  for Day Camp this summer

Photo courtesy of Merced County Events

3. Applebees Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast

When: Saturday, May 13th 8-9:45 am 

Where: Applebees 1734 W Olive Ave, Merced

Description: Enjoy a short stack for a tall cause! 

Photo courtesy of The Cove

4. Merced Symphony Season Finale

When: Saturday, May 13th 7:30 pm

Where: The Art Kamangar Center Merced Theatre 301 W. Main Street Merced

Description: Season Finale Concert - Continuing with their Brahms Cycle, the Symphony is proud to welcome soloist Cordula Merks for the violin concerto. Tickets are available on-line and at the Merced Theatre Box Office at 301 W. Main Street.

Photo courtesy of Merced Sun Star

5. Whiskey Tones

When: Saturday, May 13th 7-10 pm

Where: Strings Italian Cafe 731 E. Yosemite Avenue, Merced

Description: Come in to unwind on the patio with live Jazz/Blues and R&B