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Weekend Things: Local Ballgame, World Music, Bike Class, Amazing Alameda Race

This weekend you can race around Alameda Point, dance a jig or the salsa, help fight cancer and finally get rid of those training wheels on your kid's bike.

Weekend Things: Local Ballgame, World Music, Bike Class, Amazing Alameda Race

FRIDAY


Come cheer on top college baseball players who are staying in Alameda for the summer and playing for the . This Friday they take on the California Glory from Los Angeles. Don't miss out on some high-quality, free summer baseball.
Where: , 210 Central Ave., Alameda
When: 2:30-5:30 p.m.
How much: Free


Remember Avalon Rising? They headlined 's St. Patrick's Day festival in March and now they're back to celebrate the release of their latest CD, Elbows & Antlers. Join them for an evening of progressive Celtic and medieval rock.
Where: , 1303 High St., Alameda
When: 9 p.m.
How much: $10

SATURDAY


It's just like The Amazing Race on TV, but around Alameda Point! Bring your friends to form a team, uncover clues and find adventure on Alameda Point. Afterwards you will be rewarded with BBQ, wine and music. Your friends can watch and sip from the comfort of Rock Wall's party dome.
Where: , 2301 Monarch St., Alameda
When: 2-5 p.m.
How much: $50, adults; free for kids 12 and under


Join the 24-hour campout to raise awareness for cancer, honor cancer survivors and pay tribute to those who have lost their lives to the disease. There will be live music for kids and adults and plenty of fundraising games.
Where: , 210 Central Ave., Alameda
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to Sunday, 9 a.m.
How much: Donation required to attend. Find out more here.


Whether you're a salsa dancer or a Latin jazz connoisseur, LaTiDo fits the bill. This talented quartet has played many jazz and music festivals in the Bay Area and are just as comfortable with Cuban rhythms as they are with ballads.
Where: , 2513 Blanding Ave., Alameda
When: 8-11 p.m.
How much: $15

SUNDAY


Think your little one is ready to lose those training wheels? Make sure they're ready to take on the two-wheeled challenge with this workshop. There will be games, safety drills, a riding class for kids and a neighborhood bike ride.
Where: , 3010 Fillmore St., Alameda
When: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
How much: Free

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