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Spring Fun Has Begun at Ellis!

mother and son shopping for flowers

Life at Ellis is fresh, friendly and fun for all ages. When you’re not busy enjoying community movie nights at the Village Green, honing your pickleball skills at Western Park or hanging out at Orchard Park, the City of Tracy plays host to enriching events designed to help you relish life inside the triangle.

May 1: Trivia Night Every Wednesday
Gather the brain trust and take on Morgan Territory Brewing’s Brain Beasts Trivia. Relish a flight of award-winning beers and a night out with your friends, family and neighbors.

May 4: Farmers’ Market Every Saturday
If you know, you know. And connoisseurs of farm-to-table ingredients, delicious pastries and distinctive artisanal boutiques know that Downtown Tracy’s year-round farmers’ market is the place to be. Drop by between North Central Avenue and 9th Street every Saturday between 8 AM and 1 PM for a fresh way to kick off your weekend near our new homes for sale at Ellis.

May 5: The Wizard of Oz
Head to the Grand Theatre to enjoy a classic. Sunday, May 5 is your final chance to catch a showing of The Wizard of Oz, co-presented by Children’s Dance Theatre and the Grand Theatre Center for the Arts.

May 5: Sebastian Cetina
Usher in Cinco de Mayo with a little laughter. Stop by Musashi for a delicious meal and the stand-up stylings of Sebastian Cetina.

May 6: Coffee with Cops
On the first Monday of every month, take a moment to get to know the officers keeping our community safe. Stop by the Lolly Hansen Senior Center for a cup of coffee and friendly conversation with members of the Tracy Police Department.

May 7: Breadmaking Class
Take your breadmaking to the next level. Enjoy a spent grain baking class at Morgan Territory Brewing, hosted by Grainbakers.

May 10 – 12: Morgan Territory Brewing’s 8th Anniversary
Save the date and celebrate Morgan Territory Brewing’s 8th anniversary—Tracy style. Kick things off with live music, food vendors, special giveaways and a highly anticipated anniversary beer. Step out to see what California’s 2023 Brewery of the Year has in store for this grand bash.

May 11: High Tea at SK Hira Vineyards
Fans of a certain Netflix show are in for a “ton” of fun. Secure your invitation to this regal high tea event—buy your tickets here.

May 18: Healing Waves Sound Bath
Find your inner peace at Bikram Yoga Tracy’s Healing Waves Sound Bath. This transformative evening will rejuvenate your senses and soothe your mind, body and soul.

May 19: R&B Brunch at SK Hira Vineyards
Did someone say brunch? SK Hira Vineyards is hosting a themed rhythm and blues afternoon between 12 PM and 4 PM. Gather your girlfriends and get your taste buds dancing with delicious fare, mimosas and live music by DJ Nelly.

June 8: Tracy PAL’s 2024 Donut Dash
Lace up—the sixth annual Tracy PAL Donut Dash 5K is on! The race will start and end at Edgar Thoming Park, with the sweetest sight at the finish line—donuts, coffee and a family-friendly event area. Brazen Racing will be on hand to professionally time this race, so come ready to set a new personal record. All funds raised will go directly to Tracy PD’s youth-focused program, Police Activities League (PAL). Tracy PAL works to offer mentorship for the youth of our community, fostering positive relationships with the next generation. Register here.

And there’s plenty more to come! Keep an eye out for more Movies on the Plaza, hosted by the City of Tracy during the summer months, and watch this space for Tracy’s ever-popular block parties. Jump right into spring fun by exploring Ellis and the engaging local area. Don’t forget to follow along on Facebook and Instagram for a taste of life at this fresh new community.