Home Front Festival

Saturday, August 12, 2017
10:00AM - 4:00PM
Lucretia Edwards Park & Craneway Pavilion
Richmond, CA

On Saturday, August 12, 2017 thousands will gather at the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park for the third annual “Rosie Rally” and Home Front Festival. East Bay Center artists will be entertaining, look for The Klipptones, Howard Wiley with Guests including dancers, EBCPA Vocal Ensemble, Mariachero, and African Dancers. And featuring Tiffany Austin accompanied by Joe Cohen, Adam Shulman, Dave Edwell and Sly Randolph

Homefront Festival participants dressed as the iconic Rosie the Riveter, a propaganda poster recruiting women to the workplace in WWII, will attempt to defend the Guinness World Record for "The Largest Gathering of People Dressed as a Rosie the Riveter.” This record, successfully claimed at the Park’s first Rosie Rally last August, 2016. The record now stands at 2,229 Rosies- Help us to defend the record and make history (again!) #WeCanDoIt