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Village Venture 2011

  • Mason Goh, 2, stands mesmerized by a firetruck’s siren on Saturday during the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont. Mason’s mother made him an Elvis costume to match his father’s.

    Mason Goh, 2, stands mesmerized by a firetruck’s siren on Satu...

  • Linda Washington and her husband Bill distribute literature about the Claremont Pooch Park on Saturday during the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont.

    Linda Washington and her husband Bill distribute literature abou...

  • Drum Major Annie Kary leads the El Roble Marching Band during the parade through Claremont on Saturday at the 30th Annual Village Venture. The El Roble students have traditionally led the parade which kicks off the fun each year at Village Venture.

    Drum Major Annie Kary leads the El Roble Marching Band during th...

  • Enzo Deluca sits in his toy fire engine during the parade at the 30th Annual Village Venture. Enzo’s father Giancarlo created the elaborate costume that included a cardboard house with smoke pouring out and his son following in the fire engine.

    Enzo Deluca sits in his toy fire engine during the parade at the...

  • Isamu Horiuchi holds his son Mito, 2, while chatting with friends on Saturday during Claremont’s 2011 Village Venture. Mr. Horiuchi chose his Halloween mask because he is a big fan of professional wrestling.

    Isamu Horiuchi holds his son Mito, 2, while chatting with friend...

  • Katrina Richardson and daughter Riley, 2, react as a great horned owl spreads its wings on Saturday at the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont. The Pomona Audubon Society brought dozens of birds to the event.

    Katrina Richardson and daughter Riley, 2, react as a great horne...

  • Savannah Ellis, 16, holds her sister Scarlett, 10, so she can read from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets on Saturday during the Banned Books Readathon at the 2011 Village Venture. The Readathon was sponsored by the Friends of the Claremont Library

    Savannah Ellis, 16, holds her sister Scarlett, 10, so she can re...

  • A collection of well know books that have at some time been banned in America are on display at the friends of the Claremont Library booth Saturday during Village Venture.

    A collection of well know books that have at some time been bann...

  • Carole Glass reads Where the Wild Things Are on Saturday during the Banned Books Readathon at the 2011 Village Venture.

    Carole Glass reads Where the Wild Things Are on Saturday during ...

  • Violinists Chase Atiga, left, and Kevin Tang perform classical music with the Claremont Young Musicians Orchestra on Saturday during the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont.

    Violinists Chase Atiga, left, and Kevin Tang perform classical m...

  • Pati DeRobles talks with her family in Shelton Park following the parade on Saturday in Claremont. Ms. DeRobles hand painted her face, and the faces of her daughters, to observe both Halloween and Dia de los Muertos.

    Pati DeRobles talks with her family in Shelton Park following th...

  • Board of Education Member Mary Caenepeel smiles as she greets a friend on Saturday during the 30th Annual Village Venture.

    Board of Education Member Mary Caenepeel smiles as she greets a ...

  • Lulu Pillay adjusts the position of a mannequin she calls Wanda on Saturday during the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont. The Riverside based artist created Wanda and several other models that she sells along with her jewelry.

    Lulu Pillay adjusts the position of a mannequin she calls Wanda ...

  • Vivianne Karaiscos, 1, reaches for a balloon while riding on the shoulders of her father Damon on Saturday during the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont. The event attracted a large crowd who browsed, shopped and dined under clear skies.

    Vivianne Karaiscos, 1, reaches for a balloon while riding on the...

  • The Luscious Ladies of the Red Hat Society of West Covina browse the booths along Yale Avenue on Saturday during the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont.

    The Luscious Ladies of the Red Hat Society of West Covina browse...

  • Chef Miguel Chavez reaches for another set of chicken skewers to place on the grill on Saturday during the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont. Thousands came to enjoy a day of arts and crafts and plenty of international food.

    Chef Miguel Chavez reaches for another set of chicken skewers to...

  • Thousands attended the 30th Annual Village Venture held in Claremont on Saturday. The day featured a variety of arts and crafts, international food, and a children’s Halloween costume parade.

    Thousands attended the 30th Annual Village Venture held in Clare...

  • Bailey begs for a bite of the tri tip sandwich her owner Amelia Chasey, 8, purchased on Saturday at the 30th Village Venture in Claremont.

    Bailey begs for a bite of the tri tip sandwich her owner Amelia ...

  • Members of the West Covina chapter of the Red Hat Society known as Lady Luscious walk through the 30th Annual Village Venture in Claremont on Saturday.

    Members of the West Covina chapter of the Red Hat Society known ...

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