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Mark your calendar: Club One Casino’s Summer Splash 2 beach party

Remember that time downtown Fresno got turned into a beach for the weekend, with streets shut down, sand hauled in, pools set up, live music, DJs, volleyball courts and all kinds of drinks? Well, it’s happening again.

Today, Club One Casino sent over details about its second Summer Splash Beach Party, happening Aug. 31-Sept. 3 (aka Labor Day weekend). Scope out the flier below and read through all the details after the jump. I’m told an list of DJs and bands is coming soon.


Info via Club One Casino:


Labor Day Weekend
Friday, August 31 through Monday, September 3

Downtown Fresno on Van Ness Avenue between Fresno and Tulare Streets
Van Ness Avenue will be blocked for traffic from Friday, August 31 at 6p to
Tuesday, September 4 at 6a

3-day beach party!
900+ tons of sand
Concert stage with live music and DJs
Food court and full bar
6 pools
12 cabanas
3 volleyball courts
70 palm trees
Sandcastle area
And SLIDEZILLA, a 45-foot tall waterslide!

New and improved SlideZilla!
Sandcastle competition by the American Institute of Architects – San Joaquin chapter
2 additional volleyball courts
1 additional day and night

The weekend opens Friday night at 10p for VIPs and special guests
Saturday, Sunday and Monday sessions for the general public

Day sessions: 10a to 7p
Evening sessions: 9p to 2a

Day tickets are $5, access all areas; kids under 12 free; under 21 with parent or guardian
Evening tickets are $20, 21 and older with valid ID
Tickets are available at the Club One Casino gift shop
Advance purchase recommended

Free parking will be available all weekend at
Parking Structure #8 (underneath Club One Casino; entrance off Tulare Street)
Parking Structure #9 (on Van Ness Avenue between Fresno and Merced)
Various street parking available

Friday, August 31
6p – 10p: Set-up
10p – 2a: VIP and special guest opening party – Beach Area

Saturday, September 1
10a – 7p: General admission – Beach Area
10a – 3p: Sandcastle competition – Beach Area in front of Education Building
6p – 10p: UFC 151: Jones vs Henderson – Club One Casino Event Center
9p – 2a: General admission – Beach Area

Sunday, September 2
10a – 7p: General admission – Beach Area
9p – 2a: General admission – Beach Area

Monday, September 3
10a – 7p: General admission – Beach Area
7p: Event closes!

PREVIOUSLY: Wish you were here: Summer Splash Beach Party

Responses to "Mark your calendar: Club One Casino’s Summer Splash 2 beach party"

LuvlyRta says:

This is going to be so much fun – a fantastic idea expanded – hooray Downtown Fresno!

Vince Warner says:

ROCKVILLE is thrilled to be playing this event! We will be performing on Sat from 6pm-8pm and on Monday from 2pm-4pm. See you there!

Erica J says:

First time going kids loved it I loved it sitting under the cabana eating and having fun overall a nice time will go again