By Mike Kinney
“Come and meet your neighbors” was this year’s theme for the 27th Annual North & East Neighborhood Picnic.
The potluck picnic took place on Saturday, Sept. 15 and drew hundreds of people who enjoyed warm weather, music, booths and food at Burg Park, 30th Street and Clinton Avenue.
Live entertainment included Taiko Drums, Mexican Son, Hop Head Band & Jack Knife Big Rig Band.
Event sponsors included City of Richmond, Chevron, MCE, Mechanics Bank, the North & East Neighborhood Council, Kaiser Permanente, Saarman Construction Ltd and Marvin Gardens.