Friday, August 1, 2008
ALAMEDA - Legendary
Glenn Miller Orchestra - Hop Onboard the Aircraft Carrier USS
Hornet to listen to world-Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra, the
most popular and sought-after big band in the world. Doors open
at 7 p.m. with free dance lessons, concert begins at 8 p.m.
Ticket: $45 up/person. Ample free parking is available across
the street from the pier. The USS Hornet Museum is located at
707 W Hornet Ave, Pier 3 in Alameda, CA. Tickets can be ordered
online at hornetevents.com, or call (510) 521-8448 x 282 during
Grunion Run in
Southern California. Fishing license required for 16 and
older. Best beaches span from San Diego to Santa Barbara.
Approx. time for Cabrillo Beach in San Pedro. See link for other
guidelines and beach times 9:50 - 11:50 p.m. dfg.ca.gov
COSTA MESA - Orange
County Fair Say Cheese. Enjoy one of the most popular urban
fairs in the U.S. Pig races are an annual treat, carnival rides,
food, fun, and loads of live entertainment and
fun for the entire family. Runs through Aug. 3, 2008
(closed Mondays). Tickets: $5 - 10, kids under free 5
free. Location: 88 Fair Dr., Costa Mesa, CA. Call: (714)
IRVINE - Rod Stewart &
Brian Adams. Live in Concert at Irvine Meadows Verizon Wireless
Amphitheater. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $29 - 250. Location: 8808
Irvine Center Dr., Irvine, CA. Box Office: (949) 855-8095.
LAGUNA BEACH -
Art-A-Fair festival. 42nd annual art event located in a
beautiful garden setting with 125 artists, plus live
entertainment, fine food, demonstrations and workshops. This
year's theme is "Venetian Carnival." The event runs
through Aug. 31. Location: 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach,
Calif. Hours: Sun. – Thurs. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Fri. and Sat.
until 10 p.m.Cost: Season pass $3.50 - $7.00; under 12 free.
Call: (949) 494-451. art-a-fair.com
LAKEPORT - First
Friday Fling. Live entertainment, Lake County wine sampling and
local original art. Sponsored by the Lake County ARTS Council.
Main Street Gallery, Lakeport, CA. Time: 5:30 PM - 7 PM. Cost:
Free. Call: (707) 263-6658. lakeportchamber.com
LONG BEACH - Kids
Fishing Rodeo. Details available upcoming. Location: Belmont
Pier, Long Beach, CA. longbeachseafestival.com