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07 Oct, 2009

Monterey Bay Aquarium Turns 25

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california| events

Awe Inspiring: Monterey Bay Aquarium Turns 25
By Craig MacDonald
The Monterey Bay Aquarium, which has become internationally known for its incredible ocean conservation efforts, is celebrating its 25th Birthday.
I was there, with my mother and 3-year-old son, the weekend it opened Oct. 20-21, 1984, and it has been creating major waves ever since. [...]

San Diego, Calif.–Christmas is around the bend, and it’s nearly time for Surfing Santa to cruise into Seaport Village to greet the kids and adults. Wearing boardshorts, a tropical themed shirt and carrying a bag of gifts, Santa Claus will lead a parade down the palm-shaded sidewalks of waterfront Seaport Village to launch the holiday [...]

07 Oct, 2009

Pirates of Penzance Explodes on San Jose Stage

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Swashbuckling pirates, beautiful damsels, and the hot choreography of Daryl Gray– Pirates of Penzance explodes on the San Jose scene with in the unique Ballet San Jose production.  Jam packed with tour de force dance, a Broadway-flavored score and four comic onstage vocalists, this promises to be one of the most exciting productions ever [...]

07 Oct, 2009

Westminster, CA Celebrates Founder’s Day

Posted by: Beach Reporter In: beaches| california| events

Westminster, California is sometimes overlooked as a fun spot to visit. Just minutes from beaches–Seal Beach, Long Beach and Huntington Beach–Westminster has long served these beach cities with its own brand of entertainment such as the mega-shopping center, Westminster Mall and the Asian Gardens of its very own Little Saigon!  But once a year the [...]




  • Jesse: It was a great day all over Southern California. All the fans wore their jersey and hats to the beach. Even little kids showed their pride for L.A.'s
  • Lisa: OHh.. I wanna do hair for this event next time! =)
  • Herb Spitzer: Surfer/Guitarist Ray Spitzer passed away 6/18/10. He is survived by his wife and 2 childern. Ray had been battling cancer in his back for years. He wo