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Toad in the Hole Pub plans fifth annual Mostly Python street party

Do you like music? Do you like BBQ? Do you like Monty Python? Do you like being silly in the street? That’s how the web site for the Toad in the Hole Pub in Santa Rosa’s Railroad Square pitches “Mostly Python,” its fifth annual block party and street fair. Running from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, in front of the pub, at 116 Fifth St., the bash includes four band, skits in the spirit of “Monty Python’s Flying… Read More »

Toad in the Hole hosts World Cup bash

Toad in the Hole, the English-style pub in Santa Rosa’s Railroad Square, has been busy throughout the World Cup soccer tournament, with fans watching the games on the telly, says co-owner Paul Stokeld. “It’s just been packed,” he says. So, for the finals on Sunday, July 11, Stokeld plans to move the party outdoors for a block party on Fifth Street, to be closed between Wilson and Davis streets. “We’re closing the street down for fun and frivolity,” Stokeld says… Read More »