Eaton Plaza Fulfills Long Term Goal With Grand Opening Of Amphitheater

WHAT: The City of Fresno Parks, Recreation & Community Services Department (PRCS) would like to invite the media and the community to join Mayor Alan Autry, Councilmember Cynthia Sterling, Councilmember Brian Calhoun and PRCS Director Randy Cooper to the Grand Opening celebration of the Eaton Plaza Amphitheater in downtown Fresno.

The Eaton Plaza amphitheater, which has been in the downtown master plan since 1966, is the first in several phases to turn the downtown ‘Water Tower block’ into a multi use park for the entire community. Eaton Plaza is sure to provide added beauty as well as much needed green space in the heart of Fresno’s downtown area.

Celebrations include free live music by Papa Bear & Company, cultural dances, food, refreshments and more.

WHEN: Thursday, August 6, 2006 at 5:30 p.m.

WHERE: Eaton Plaza Amphitheater site, near “N” and Mariposa streets.

CONTACT: For more information on the Eaton Plaza Grand Opening, contact  Amanda Morris, PRCS Assistant PIO, 621-2930.

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