Carnival rides, contests, entertainment, games, food, animals and lots of vendors will fill the outdoor community center for the 44th Annual Ramona Country Fair and 43rd Annual Ramona Junior Fair and Livestock Auction this week. Golfing for a Cure, a contemporary art show and a certified farmers’ market are among other weekend highlights.
NATIONAL DAY OF THE COWBOY, noon to 5 p.m., Mountain Valley Ranch, 842 Highway 78 near Magnolia Avenue. Free event to feature live cowboy music, re-enactments by the Old West Mounted Lawman’s Association, cowboy poetry, leatherwork and art displays, custom western shirts and cowboy hats, vendors, opportunity drawings and food for purchase.
Ramona’s all-class reunion, book signing with Pulitzer Prize winner, Tire Amnesty Day among upcoming events in town.
Look for mouth-watering pies, cookies, cakes, brownies and more at the Ramona Junior Fair Barbecue and Pie Auction on Saturday. Among other events this week are Book Time with Ronald McDonald, a free summer movie in the park and open swims at the community pool.
FOURTH OF JULY PICNIC, 1 p.m., VFW Post 3783, 2247 Kelly Ave. Free hot dogs and hamburgers, prizes, fun. Bring a side dish to share. More: 760-789-7888.
RAMONA ROTARY JULY 4TH FAMILY PICNIC AND FIREWORKS, 5 p.m., behind Olive Peirce Middle School, 1521 Hanson Lane. Food vendors, music, games and contests. Fireworks begin at 9 p.m.
Ramona Idol auditions, ham radio club holds Field Day, Summer Health Fair, farmers’ market, free car show among week’s happenings…..
Thursday, June 19 TOPS—Ramona Chapter of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), Grace Community Church, 1234 Barger Place, 9 a.m. Weigh-in at 8:30 a.m. RAMONA LIBRARY, 1275 Main St., 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tai Chi at 9 a.m., English as a Second Language at 9:30 a.m., Toddler Storytime at 10:30 a.m., All Star Learners at [...]
Ramona Football Summer Camp for youths in the pee wee, junior midget and midget divisions is scheduled for Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, June 17 to July 10.
Led by Ramona High School Athletic Director and head football coach Damon Baldwin, the camp will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Ramona High School stadium, 1401 Hanson Lane.
Camp objectives and areas of daily emphasis will include introduction to weight training, football conditioning, core development training, and offensive, defensive and special teams football fundamentals.
Adults interested in playing volleyball are encouraged to participate in a fundraiser presented by the Ramona High School girls and boys volleyball program.
Over the course of five sessions, the high school varsity players will teach adults such skills as hitting, blocking, passing, digging, setting and serving, and then offer team play.
The fundraiser will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday nights, June 10 through July 15, in the Ramona High School gym, 1401 Hanson Lane. The cost for all five sessions is $50, payable at the door. Checks should be
Residents and visitors have an opportunity to see what life on a farm is like when five Ramona farms open their gates for tours on Saturday, June 7.
The fifth annual Farm Tour Day, sponsored by San Diego County Farm Bureau, will showcase the county’s diverse agricultural enterprises