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9th Annual Cruzin' Havana, Saturday, June 11, 2016
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Contact Info

Gayle Jetchick at On Havana Street

MAY 7, 2016: ANNUAL COMMUNITY ROSE GARDEN CLEAN-UP

  • May 7, 2016 9:00 AM - May 7, 2016 11:00 AM
  • In the Lisa Strawn Memorial Rose Garden at The Gardens on Havana (former Buckingham Square Mall site)  See the link to the map below.

    There are no vendor booths available at this event.

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The Gardens on Havana owners are requiring that a release waiver be signed and on file before the rose garden clean up.   We will have the waivers available the morning of the clean-up.   Please RSVP to Gayle by phone or text to 303-514-0958 to let her know you want to help so we can get a lunch voucher for you.. 

ROSE GARDEN CLEAN UP FLYER--CLICK HERE

Come help with our annual rose garden clean up from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday, May 7.  Bring sturdy gloves and a pair of pruning shears if you have them.  Members of The Denver Rose Society will be on hand to instruct you on how to correctly prune shrub roses.  Our 2015 summer rose garden concert series starts May 24, so we want the garden to look beautiful for the concerts.  

 

ALL VOLUNTEERS NEED TO COMPLETE THIS VOLUNTEER AGREEMENT FOR 2016--CLICK HERE
 

If you have trouble figuring out how to fill out the volunteer agreement, here is a SAMPLE.

We will meet at the rose garden at 9 a.m.  The clean-up will last until approximately 11 a.m.  Everyone volunteering to help with the garden clean up will receive a voucher for a free lunch.  You will need to sign a waiver, as above, prior to the event to work in the rose garden. 

If you want to Google Map this location, please use the address 1350 S Ironton St, Aurora CO 80012

The Rain/Snow Date for this clean-up is the following Saturday, May 14, same place and time.

There are no vendor booth opportunities at this event.

Contact Info

Gayle Jetchick
www.OnHavanaStreet.com
303-360-7505

2016 Aurora Cleanup Day "Free Dumpster Day"

  • May 21, 2016
  • Havana Machine, 840 S Havana Street, Aurora CO  80012

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It's a "Free Dumpster Day"

Aurora Cleanup Day

Saturday, May 21, 2016

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 

VIEW/PRINT EVENT FLYER WITH DETAILS CLICK HERE

This is your chance to get rid of large household waste at roll-off dumpsters located at six locations around Aurora.  The Ward III site is Havana Machine, 840 S Havana. 

Participants must be Aurora residents with proof of residency (drivers' license, utility bill or other ID).  All participant will receive a free Keep Aurora Clean reusable grocery bag featuring the winning artwork from an Aurora student (while supplies last).

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:  WE NEED YOUR HELP!  Volunteer to assist city staff at one of the six dumpster sites!  We provide tools, gloves, vestrs, water and refreshments.  Click the link for details.

Contact Info

www.auroragov.org/keepauroraclean
303-739-7293

MAY 24 ROSE GARDEN CONCERT: AURORA'S 125TH BIRTHDAY PARTY

  • May 24, 2016 6:00 PM - May 24, 2016 8:00 PM
  • In the Lisa Strawn Memorial Rose Garden at The Gardens on Havana SE Corner of Mississippi & Havana Google the address 1350 S Ironton, Aurora CO 80012 to pinpoint location of the garden

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There are no vendor booths available at this concert.

VIEW/PRINT 2016 CONCERT SERIES FLYER

WHEN:  TUESDAY, MAY 24, 6-8 P.M.

WHERE:  IN THE ROSE GARDEN PLAZA AT THE GARDENS ON HAVANA, SE CORNER OF MISSISSIPPI & HAVANA, JUST SOUTH OF DICK'S SPORTING GOODS.

COST:  FREE!          

We will be hosting the 125th Birthday Party for the City of Aurora!  The Aurora Singers and the Aurora Senior 88 Road Show team up for this special concert.   Enjoy a slice of Aurora's birthday cake and watch this posting for more special Birthday Celebration announcements.

Bring your lawn chair or blanket and join us for a wonderful, free summer concert series.  Everyone in attendance will receive a ticket for the GREAT door prize drawings (no purchase necessary). 

Contact Info

Gayle Jetchick
303-360-7505

FREE DOCUMENT SHREDDING IN JUNE 2016

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FREE "DROP OFF" SHREDDING--Shred for free in June (all month long):  8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday

WHERE?  AT CURBSIDE, INC, 15686 E BATAVIA, AURORA, CO  303-343-7096

WHO?  Available for Aurora residents, businesses and city employees (with city ID).

HOW MUCH CAN I DROP OFF FOR SHREDDING?  Unlimited amount of paper only.

WITNESS YOUR DOCUMENTS BEING SHREDDED AT CURBSIDE, INCTo view your paper being shredded, make an appointment for Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and pay $25 for 10 boxes.

WHERE?  Curbside, Inc., 15686 E. Batavia Drive, Aurora  303.343.7096

FREE DROP OFF DOCUMENT SHREDDING YEAR ROUND FOR MILITARY, SENIORS AND FIRST RESPONDERS:  Military, seniors and first responders may drop off shredding throughout the year for FREE.

WHAT/WHO IS A SENIOR?  Curbside says if you consider yourself a senior, they do, too.

Contact Info

Questions? Call 303-343-7096

2016 MINI-CRUISE AT CRUZIN' HAVANA

  • Jun 11, 2016 9:00 AM - June 11, 2016 4:00 PM
  • The Havana Machine training room at 804 S Havana.

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VIEW/PRINT MINI-CRUISE FLYER

This is our third annual "mini-cruise" held in conjunction with the Cruzin' Havana Car Show & Poker Run.   Building plastic model cars is a popular hobby across the country.  Come "cruze" your best model cars and trucks!  All ages are welcome!  Junior and senior categories!

When:  Saturday, June 11, 2016

Location:  Havana Machine Meeting/Training Room at 804 S Havana.  Just east of StevO's Pizza and just south of the big American flag flying over Tynan's Nissan. 

Time:  Registration from 9-11 a.m. and Judging/Awards at 4 p.m.

Contact Info

Kris Diaz 720-933-5513
bigpoppadiaz@hotmail.com

9th Annual Cruzin' Havana Car Show & Poker Run, Presented by Havana Auto Parts

  • Jun 11, 2016 10:00 AM - June 11, 2016 5:00 PM
  • Along the Havana Corridor, 6th Avenue to Dartmouth.  Five Festival Sites.

    We will post vendor booth information here by March 1, 2016.

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SAVE THE DATE!  SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2016, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

VIEW/PRINT CRUZIN' HAVANA FLYER
 

VENDOR BOOTH INFO:  CLICK HERE
 

CRUZIN' HAVANA PROGRAM AD AND SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:  CLICK HERE

 
 
Cruzin' Havana is presented by Havana Auto Parts and is a benefit for the new Aurora Police program "Aurora for Youth" which includes D.A.R.E. and also a benefit for the Collector Car Council of Colorado.
 
 
See over 4,000 of the region's best classic cars parked at five festival sites & in a poker run along Havana Street in Aurora CO (click on the map links below to view the location of each site). Four festival sites with free music, food and lots of classic cars on display!
 

FAQ's:

 
HOW DO I ENTER MY CAR?   There is no need to "sign up" or "enter" your car--just come out to one of the festival sites listed below. This is a free event. 
 
COST:   Free, there are no entry or registration fees, so bring the family!

HOW DO I SIGN UP FOR THE FREE POKER RUN?   Starting at 10 a.m., get your poker run registration sheet at the poker run booth at any of the festival sites.  The poker run starts at 10 a.m. from each festival site and ends at 5 p.m. at the Concorde Festival Site at 1st Ave & North Havana Street.  Since we only have four festival sites this year, you can draw two cards at any of the festival sites to make up your 5-card poker hand.  Prizes include:
 
  • Poker Run Grand Prize:  A 5-day/4-night ocean cruise for two courtesy of Cruise Holidays at the Ranch.
  • Poker Run 2nd Place Prize:  From Havana Auto Parts--to be announced soon
  • 2nd Chance Drawing:  If you end up with a losing poker hand at the end of the poker run, deposit your losing registration sheet in the 2nd chance drawing box at the Concorde Festival Site poker run booth for a chance to win $200 cash. 

No purchase is necessary to win any of the poker run prizes.

Try your luck at the Fuzzy Dice Roll at each festival site with a chance to win gas cards (no purchase necessary to win).  Pick up your free collector's edition Cruzin' Havana calendar/program at a poker run booth at any of the festival sites. 
 

FOUR Festival Sites with classic cars, music and food from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.  CLICK THE LINKS TO VIEW THE MAPS:

Note:  Mike Naughton Ford will not be a festival site in 2016 due to the fact that a major redevelopment of the dealership is expected to begin in June 2016.

           

Contact Info

Gayle Jetchick, On Havana Street, 303-360-7505
Dick Thompson, Collector Car Council of Colorado, 303-939-5533

FREE CONCERT: U2 TRIBUTE BAND UNDER A BLOOD RED SKY PERFORMS AT OUR ANNUAL HEROES' NIGHT

  • Jun 28, 2016 6:00 PM - June 28, 2016 8:00 PM
  • In the Lisa Strawn Memorial Rose Garden at the east end of Garden Drive at The Gardens on Havana.   Note:  This is the former Buckingham Square Mall site on the SE corner of Mississippi & Havana.  GPS 1350 S Ironton, Aurora, CO for an approximate location of the rose garden plaza.

    There are no vendor booths available at this event.

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VIEW/PRINT 2016 CONCERT FLYER

WHEN:  TUESDAY, JUNE 28, 2916

WHERE:  IN THE ROSE GARDEN PLAZA AT THE GARDENS ON HAVANA, 1350 S IRONTON STREET, AURORA CO  80012

TIME:  6-8 PM

COST:  FREE

Bring a lawn chair and join us in and around the rose garden for our annual Heroes' Night Concert.  Come hungry as we will be giving away free "hero" sandwiches purchased from our On Havana Street Restaurants.  The fantastic, nationally acclaimed U2 Tribute Band, Under a Blood Red Sky, is performing a special concert for us to honor our local heroes--our military families, veterans, first responders, and our businesses who regularly step up to help the community in times of need and crisis. 

https://www.reverbnation.com/underabloodredsky

The first 400 in attendance will receive a free "hero" sandwich.  Please bring a bottle of water or something to drink .  Everyone in attendance will receive a ticket and be eligible for the door prizes (no purchase necessary to win prizes). 

 

There are no vendor booth spaces available at this event.

Contact Info

Gayle Jetchick
www.OnHavanaStreet.com
303-360-7505

JULY 26 ROSE GARDEN CONCERT: DOTSERO CONTEMPORARY JAZZ & PIZZA PARTY!

  • Jul 26, 2016 6:00 PM - July 26, 2016 8:00 PM
  • The Rose Garden Plaza at The Gardens on Havana (former Buckingham Square Mall).  GPS 1350 S Havana, Aurora, CO  80012 to find this rose garden plaza.  There are no vendor booth opportunities at this event.

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VIEW/PRINT 2016 CONCERT FLYER

WHEN:  TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016

TIME:  6-8 P.M.

WHAT:  DOTSERO IN CONCERT

WHERE:  IN THE ROSE GARDEN AT THE GARDENS ON HAVANA

COST:  FREE

Bring a lawn chair and join us in and around the rose garden plaza at The Gardens on Havana.  Colorado's own Dotsero with their unique contemporary jazz style will be performing live on stage in the rose garden.  This is also our annual Pizza Party with the first 400 or so in attendance receiving free pizza.  We will be purchasing pizza from Uncle Maddio's, StevO's, Papa Johns, Big Daddy's Pizza and Pizza Hut to support our local businesses. Please bring a bottle of water or something nonalcoholic to drink.

Everyone in attendance will also receive a ticket for our door prizes (no purchase necessary).  We will be drawing tickets for door prizes at around 7 p.m. at the break between sets. 

The rose garden is located at the east end of Garden Drive at the former Buckingham Square Mall Site.  From Dick's Sporting Goods, go south on South Ironton about half a block.  The garden is located in the plaza by the big 30 foot tall obelisk sculpture.  For a Google Map, use the address 1350 S Ironton St, Aurora CO  80012 to see exactly where the rose garden plaza is located.

Contact Info

Gayle Jetchick
303-360-7505

FREE CONCERT: SIX FOOT JOE AND THE RED HOT RHINOS & ICE CREAM SOCIAL

  • Aug 23, 2016 6:00 PM - August 23, 2016 8:00 PM
  • In and around the rose garden plaza at The Gardens on Havana (Former Buckingham Square Mall Site).  The rose garden plaza is located along the back row of stores south of Dick's Sporting Goods.  There are no vendor booth opportunties at this event.

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WHEN:  TUESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2016

TIME:  6-8 PM

WHAT:  SIX FOOT JOE AND THE RED HOT RHINOS IN CONCERT & ANNUAL ICE CREAM SOCIAL

WHERE:  IN THE ROSE GARDEN PLAZA AT THE GARDENS ON HAVANA

COST:  FREE

Bring a lawn chair and something nonalcoholic to drink and join us Tuesday evening, August 23 at 6 p.m. for an evening of horn driven rock & roll in the rose garden.  Havana District favorite, Six Foot Joe and the Red Hot Rhinos, return to wrap up our 2016 summer concert series.  Everyone in attendance will receive a ticket for a chance to win door prizes (no purchase necessary).

Annual Ice Cream Social, too:  The first 450 people in attendance will receive a free ice cream, frozen yogurt or frozen custard sundae courtesy of On Havana Street.

Contact Info

Gayle Jetchick 303-360-7505

FREE DOCUMENT SHREDDING IN OCTOBER 2016

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FREE "DROP OFF" SHREDDING--Shred for free in October (all month long):  8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday

WHERE?  AT CURBSIDE, INC, 15686 E BATAVIA, AURORA, CO  303-343-7096

WHO?  Available for Aurora residents, businesses and city employees (with city ID).

HOW MUCH CAN I DROP OFF FOR SHREDDING?  Unlimited amount of paper only.

WITNESS YOUR DOCUMENTS BEING SHREDDED AT CURBSIDE, INCTo view your paper being shredded, make an appointment for Wednesdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and pay $25 for 10 boxes.

WHERE?  Curbside, Inc., 15686 E. Batavia Drive, Aurora  303.343.7096

FREE DROP OFF DOCUMENT SHREDDING YEAR ROUND FOR MILITARY, SENIORS AND FIRST RESPONDERS:  Military, seniors and first responders may drop off shredding throughout the year for FREE.

WHAT/WHO IS A SENIOR?  Curbside says if you consider yourself a senior, they do, too.

Contact Info

Questions? Call 303-343-7096

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