Located in downtown
"To me, the ice cream social is the most poetic statement about downtown
Smith said they chose to play "The Music Man" because of its representation of small town America and its connection with everybody's favorite frozen treat.
"It's famous for the barber shop quartet that sings about ice cream," Smith said. "There's so much (about the movie) that links itself to an ice cream shop."
During the event, kids will have the opportunity to participate in an ice cream-making activity hosted by the Mountain View Market Co-Op.
To make the ice cream, she said, you put the mixture for your preferred ice cream flavor into a small plastic bag, which should then be placed into a gallon-sized bag filled with ice and salt. All that's left to do is shake the bag for 10 to 12 minutes until the mixture has solidified.
"The only trick is making sure the little bag stays upright inside the big bag so it doesn't leak," Richardson said.
Upcoming events include a Food Truck Roundup on
The last event featured Latin dancing and the movie "La Bamba."
"We try to make them as interactive as possible to engage the children," Saenz said.
Saenz said the organizers also try to screen movies that appeal to all generations. Project
"It's nostalgic for (older people), but it's new for (the kids)," Saenz said. "It's the best of both worlds."
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