January 22, 2009
BRENTWOOD - Holiday on Ice. Outdoor seasonal ice rink offers
outdoor fun. Twinkling outdoor light-filled rink under a big
tent. Time: 2:30 -10:30 p.m. Cost: $10; $5/skate rental.
LA QUINTA - Bob Hope Classic Golf Tournament hosted by
Arnold Palmer. Celebrity-studded golf tourney includes celebrity
participants former Major League Baseball and National Football
League standout Bo Jackson and too many celebs to mention.
Tickets: $25/day. Call (888) MRBHOPE (672.4673). bhcc.com
WEED - Sled Dog Races. Siskiyou Sled Dog Races Distance
Class race is an Official Iditarod Qualifying Race in 2009. The
Siskiyou 135 Mile Sled Dog Race, or Siskiyou 220 has been
increased to 220 miles to fulfill Iditarod qualifications.
Sprint & Skijor team race competitions are held on Jan. 24 & 25.
Time: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Cost: Free to watch. Location: Deer
Mountain Chuck Best Memorial Snowmobile Park, Highway 97, Weed,
CA. Call: (530) 467-3009.iskiyousnowdogsports.net
WALNUT CREEK -
Creek on Ice. This seasonal ice skating rink offers holiday
exercise and fun in a beautiful outdoor setting. Runs through
Jan. 25. Time: 10 a.m.
to 10 p.m. Cost: $11 - 15. Location: Civic Park, Clay Arts
Parking Lot, Walnut Creek, CA. Call: (925) 935-7669. iceskatewalnutcreek.com
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