El Campanil Theatre is honored with the 2018 Eclectic Architecture Award

El Campanil Theatre

El Campanil Theatre in our Historic Downtown Antioch was recently recognized by The Art Deco Society of California with their 2018 Eclectic Architecture Award. Rick Carraher, Executive Director of El Campanil Theatre Preservation Foundation, was presented with the honor at this past Saturday’s Annual Art Deco Preservation Ball and Awards Ceremony in Oakland. We are deeply appreciative of this honor, especially with its presentation in El Campanil Theatre’s 90th Birthday Year! Every year the Art Deco Society of California presents Art Read More …

Antioch Holiday Parade

Antioch Holiday Parade

2nd Street in the Historic Rivertown District lights up for the holidays!! Bring your family and friends to the annual Holiday Parade. The City tree lighting will follow immediately after the parade. Do not miss this great community tradition. Here are some tips: This is a kid friendly and pet friendly event so bundle everyone up and bring them out to see the Historic Downtown light up It will be chilly out so please bundle up Arrive early to snag Read More …

Antioch Veteran’s Day Celebration

Antioch Veteran's Day Celebration

Antioch Veterans Day Celebration starts at 9:30 down at the Antioch Veterans Memorial (end of L ST at the Marina). This year we have Major General Dan Helix (USV) as our speaker. We are very proud of Antioch American Legion Commander Paul Scannell being Antioch’s “Veteran of the Year” 2017/18. Sponsored by the Delta Veterans Group Disabled American Veteran’s Chapter 154 and VFQ Post 6435 Veteran’s Day Schedule: 9:30AM Veteran Memorial & Ceremony (End of L Street at the Marina) Read More …

International Film Showcase Marina

Marina at El Campanil

International Film Showcase Marina Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. This is a USA commercial premiere! The true story of Rocco Granata, an Italian coal miner’s son who followed his passion for music against his father’s wishes and social barriers. Runtime: 118 min Country: Belgium | Italy Language: Flemish | Italian | French | Dutch English Subtitles Tickets: Adults: $8 Seniors (62 & Over): $7 Youth (under 18): $7   Information/Buy Tickets: El Campanil Theatre Shows Page For more Read More …

Street Corner Renaissance

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Still flying high from their appearance on NBC’s The Sing-Off, Street Corner Renaissance brings their smooth singing style to the El Campanil Theatre. Not just another vocal group, Street Corner Renaissance are cultural ambassadors, breathing new life into classic doo-wop music. The quintet performs a tribute to Sam Cooke, a rousing gospel celebration, a civil rights anthem and more with their superb harmonies standing out in all the material they take on. Led by NAACP Award winner Maurice Kitchen, Street Read More …

El Campanil: Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra

Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra

Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra Formed in the late 1970s, the Contra Costa Chamber Orchestra has established a presence throughout the county.  The orchestra is comprised of forty-five musicians ranging in age from 15 to 94 who are music teachers, accountants, students, electricians, mechanics, homemakers, lawyers, retirees, dentists, engineers and computer specialists. Primarily Contra Costa residents, their only remuneration is the stimulation and satisfaction of rehearsing and performing together.  In addition to the five-concert season at the Lesher Center, the orchestra Read More …

El Campanil Children’s Theatre Presents Fantastic Mr. Fox

El Campanil Presents Fantastic Mr Fox

Fantastic Mr. Fox is Roald Dahl’s much-loved story follows the vain attempts of three farmers, Boggis, Bunce and Bean, one fat, one short, one lean, to get rid of the fox who regularly steals food from their farms. They try to kill him by any means possible. Outwitted at every turn, the farmers’ ploys backfire. Fantastic Mr. Fox devises a plan which will ensure full stomachs for not only his family, but all his friends, who celebrate with a sumptuous Read More …

El Campanil Children’s Theatre Presents Fantastic Mr. Fox

El Campanil Presents Fantastic Mr Fox

Fantastic Mr. Fox is Roald Dahl’s much-loved story follows the vain attempts of three farmers, Boggis, Bunce and Bean, one fat, one short, one lean, to get rid of the fox who regularly steals food from their farms. They try to kill him by any means possible. Outwitted at every turn, the farmers’ ploys backfire. Fantastic Mr. Fox devises a plan which will ensure full stomachs for not only his family, but all his friends, who celebrate with a sumptuous Read More …