Civita’s ninth annual Arbor Day festivities, April 26, from 5 to 7:30 p.m., will include a free concert by dance band Backstage Pass, an interactive exhibition of exotic birds, a bounce house and petting zoo. The popular Arbor Day event will take place in Civita Park, located at the intersection of Civita Boulevard and Russell Park Way. Guests are invited to bring a picnic or select from a variety of food trucks.
Backstage Pass will perform in the park’s outdoor amphitheater from 6-7:30 p.m. The popular San Diego cover band has been performing pop, rock, funk and soul since 2011. Their repertoire includes hits from the ‘60s, ‘70s, ‘80s and more, including everything from the Rolling Stones and Tom Petty to Neil Diamond and Ed Sherran.
Civita Park is also the site of Food Truck Tuesdays every week from 5:30 to 8 p.m. The weekly schedule is posted at http://sdfoodtrucks.com/civita-park-food-truck-tuesday/