Artist Matt Watts, of Pleasanton, looks at some of his handcrafted one-of-a-kind crafts for sale May 7 at the 1st Wednesday Street Party's ArtBlock in downtown Pleasanton. Watts' artwork can also be found at Studio Seven Arts Gallery and Custom Framing in downtown Pleasanton. ArtBlock, located on Angela Street, features a variety of local artists and music. The next 1st Wednesday Street Party will be June 4 from 6 to 9 p.m., followed by an '80s-themed party July 2. At left, the band Ruckatan Latin Tribe entertains the crowd.

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