OTAY, CHULA VISTA GEAR UP FOR CENTENNIAL CELEBRATION SATURDAY

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October 14, 2011 (Chula Vista) -- Residents in Otay and Chula Vista are gearing up for the celebration of a century.  The City of Chula Vista is celebrating its 100th birthday with a citywide party at the U.S. Olympic Training Center this Saturday, October 15 from 12 noon to 9:30 p.m.

 

Festivities include a music festival, carnival, military flyover and fireworks. The event takes place at  2800 Olympic Parkway Chula Vista, with free shuttle service from Otay Ranch Town Center.

 


 

 

Chula Vista Centennial Event & Highlights at a glance
 

The fun begins at noon and will conclude at 9:30 p.m. following fireworks and a much anticipated rock concert by Multi-platinum recording artists P.O.D. Visit www.ChulaVista100.com/party for more information.

 

Here are a few updates before the big day:
• Free Gate Admission.
• The day will feature something for everyone: music festival, fireworks, carnival & pony rides, car show, a variety of food and drinks, craft brew & margarita garden, Olympic preview and the Twist of Lemon tasting area.
• See Chula Vista Middle School’s Choir perform live with P.O.D.!
• Watch skydivers fly the American flag into the Olympic Training Center.
• Bring your blankets to watch fireworks and concert on the Olympic soccer field.
• Pick up a Commemorative Coin, souvenir T-shirt and receive a free backpack when you buy the Centennial Book
• First 1,000 kids get a Centennial Medal after completing the Rec & Roll Olympic obstacle course.
• Watch BMX athletes and try it yourself on the development track.
• Check out U.S.A. Rugby in action on the practice field!
• Meet Olympic Athletes!
• Free roundtrip shuttle service from Otay Ranch Town Center to the event.
• Ride your bike and use the bike valet at the front gate – Don’t forget your bike lock!
• Disabled parking will be available in the OTC’s upper lot with a valid placard.
• Carpool with your friends and family – parking is available across from the OTC and at New Hope Church for a nominal fee of $5 cash.

Main Stage Entertainment Schedule
Times are approximate and subject to change
12 Noon: Navy Band, 9 Piece Rock with horns
12:45 PM: Flash Mob / DJ Move your Body 200 Member Cast -Surprise
1:00 PM: Pink Army - Girl Group: Electo Pop/R&B/Easy Dance
1:30 PM: Planned Military Flyover - TBD
1:50 PM: Big Time Operator - Big Time Swing with 10-Member Dance Band
2:50 PM Flash Mob / DJ Move your Body 200 Member Cast
3:10 PM: The Earthmovers – Lady J Blues & Jazz5 Piece Group
4:10 PM: DJ, Popular and Dance Music
4:30 PM: Sirens Crush, Top 40 Dance Band
5:30 PM: DJ, Popular and Dance Music
5:50 PM: Barela, Big Brass – Funk and Soul 11 Piece Group with Horns
6:50 PM: DJ, Popular and Dance Music
7:10PM: Rockola, Classic Rock Favorites
8:00 PM: Fireworks, Grand Centennial Show set to dance music of the decades
8:15 PM: P.O.D. Multi-platinum and Grammy-nominated rock recording artists

Community Stage- Celebrating Chula Vista's Outstanding Local Talent
Times are approximate and subject to change
12:45 Star News/Kiwanis Awards
1:00 Jimmy D & 4:13 Band
1:30 Andria Elam
1:45 Clean-Up Crew from Olympian HS
1:50 House of Guitars from Chula Vista HS
2:10 Clean-Up Crew from Olympian HS
2:15 Calvary Christian Academy of Performing Arts
2:45 Otay Ranch High School's Baile Folklorico Teyacapan
3:15 In Motion Dancers
3:45 Katriz Trinidad
3:55 CVM SCPA Dancers
4:25 Car Show Awards
4:40 SDYS Community Opus Project, Fourth Grade String Orchestra
5:10 Danzart Academy
5:40 Jordan Aguilera
5:50 Tony & Angie Salamat Dance Arts Center
6:20 Singer/Songwriter Jessica Lerner
6:35 Club NDA
7:05 D-E-M Katz from SWC

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