The 16th annual “Rainbow Days” Picnic, sponsored by RPOA and including every civic organization in Rainbow, will be held Saturday, May 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at
Rainbow Park on Fifth St.
A complete barbecue lunch will be offered at a deeply discounted price. Games for youths of all ages will be staged. An hour of live musical entertainment, featuringSinatra with a Z, starring Michael Sinatra with Franco Z, begins at 11:30 a.m.
Raffles featuring a wide array of prizes will be held every half hour. The grand raffle, offering a $100 bill, will occur at 1:45 p.m.
The Plant Sale, which provides funds for the Vallecitos School District, will open at 9 a.m., offering plants from local nurseries at bargain prices.
For the last 15 years, RPOA has sponsored the annual "Rainbow Days" Picnic, meant to celebrate the community and bring neighbors together.
Every civic organization in Rainbow participates -- Rainbow Valley Grange, Rainbow Fire Dept., Vallecitos School, Vallecitos PTO -- for a day of barbecue, games, raffles, music and the plant sale. Featuring bargain-priced plants from local nurseries, the plant sale raises money for the Vallecitos School.