August 2009 Calendar

 

 

  August 29, 2009

Saturday

28 >30

 

  BODEGA BAY - Bodega Seafood Art & Wine Festival and Rubber Duck Race. This family fun event includes barbecued oysters, crab cakes and other seafood specialties; wines and microbrews; live music; rubber duck races; a wild animal "safari" and more. $12 admission; discounts seniors and children; free children 12 and under. Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Watts Ranch, Bodega Bay, CA.  Call: (707) 824-8717. winecountryfestivals.com.

CHICO - Chico Air Show. Exciting air performances, ground displays and kid's area with a flight simulator! Flightline seating offers a premier viewing area with shade and delicious lunch by the Sons of Italy. Fly above Chico in a helicopter or bi-plane: Time: Gates open at 9 a.m. Cost: $15 at gate. Location: Chico Municipal Airport, Chico, CA.  Call:  (530) 230-1284. chicoairshow.org

HUNTINGTON BEACH - Wetlands Gardening - Enjoy the Great Outdoors while helping to restore the Bolsa Chica Wetlands! Help restore native plant communities through non-native plant removal, and cleanup efforts. Don't forget to bring: Drinking water, wear closed toed shoes, layered clothing you don't mind getting dirty, and protection from the sun. Time: 9 a.m. to Noon. Cost: Volunteer, no cost. Location: Bolsa Chica Conservancy Interpretive Center: 3842 Warner Ave.Huntington Beach, CA 92649 R.S.V.P. at (714) 846-1114 or email: [email protected] bolsachica.org

LOS ANGELES - Monty Python's Spamalot. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $88 - 227 approx. Location: Ahmanson Theatre, 135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA. centertheatregroup.org

FERNDALE - Jekyll & Hyde, musical. Convinced that his new formula with cure madness, Dr. Jekyll tests his potion on himself in this sensual thriller performed by the Ferndale Repertory Theatre. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $16. Location: 447 Main St., Ferndale, CA. Call: (707) 786-5483. ferndale-rep.org

KELSEYVILLE - Pepsi Celebrity Golf Shootout. 13th annual golf tournament in which amateurs pair up with 20 former professional football greats. Celebrity Sunrise Champagne Breakfast at 6:30 a.m. Teams meet at 7:30 a.m. on the Buckingham Golf Course, 2855 Eastlake Dr., Kelseyville; tee time is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Spectators can watch celebrities up close from the gallery. Awards show and concert after shootout. Location: Konocti Harbor Resort & Spa, 8727 Soda Bay Rd., Kelseyville, CA. Call: (800) 660-5253. konoctiharbor.com

KERNVILLE Rubber Ducky Race. 22nd Annual Kernville Rubber Duck Race at Riverside Park is sponsored by the Exchange Club. Call: (760) 376-4790. kernvillechamber.org

LAKE ELSINORE - Cody Bryant, concert. Country Music With A View Concert Series invites you to this free event. Bring blankets for an evening of relaxing entertainment. The City of Lake Elsinore and the Elsinore Valley Arts Network are proud to present the Concerts in the Park Series 2009. Food, Soft Drinks, Wine and Beer will be sold at each event.Have a Picnic. Time: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: McVicker Park, 29355 Grand Ave., Lake Elsinore, CA. Call: (951) 245-8890. musicwithaview.com

LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles African Marketplace & Faire. This annual event now in its 24th year features food vendors, clothing and crafts, and lots of stage entertainment. It's a great way to celebrate the summer outdoors in L.A.  Subject to change: Time: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Rancho Cienega Recreation Center, 5001 Rodeo Road, Los Angeles, CA 90016. Cost: $ 5 -10. Call: (323) 293-1612. africanmarketplace.org 

OXNARD -Concerts by the Sea with Kacey Cubero Country Rock. Set against a summer sky with the sparking ocean water as the backdrop, visitors can enjoy a multitude of musical selections. Time: 4 to 6 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: Channel Islands Harbor, 3900 Pelican Way, Oxnard, CA 93035. Phone: (805) 985-4852

REDONDO BEACH - Seaside Lagoon Water Park. The large saltwater lagoon with chlorinated water  offers trained lifeguard supervision. Besides swimming, the Lagoon offers a large sand area for sunbathing, children's play equipment, and volleyball courts. There is also a grassy area and luau shelter for day and evening events, plus snack bar facilities provided by Ruby's Restaurant onsite. Time: 10 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. daily. Cost: $5 adult; $4 child; Free under 2 years. Season pass family of 4 is $100. Call: (310) 318-0681. redondo.org

REDONDO BEACH - Summer Concerts on the Pier. This free summer concert series at the Redondo Beach Pier features, rock bands, surf sounds, Irish bands, indie, and jazz. Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: 100 W. Torrance Blvd., Redondo Beach, CA. redondopier.com.

ROSEMEAD - Walk 4 Hope & Dog Show.  Meet Celebrity Judge Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan and help benefit the San Gabriel Valley Humane Society with your support of this event, which includes Vendors, Entertainment and Food All Day, in addition to the main event, the Walk 4 Hope and Dog Show. Time: 8 a.m. - 4 .m. (Walk from 8 to 10 a.m.; 11 a.m. the Dog Show begins.) Cost: $25 for walk. Location: California Mission Inn, 8417 Mission Drive, Rosemead, CA. Inquires: (626) 286-1159. sgvhumane.org/calendar/walk-4-hope-dog-show

SAN DIEGO - Wicked, musical. The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz, Wicked is Broadway's biggest blockbuster with a Grammy and three Tony awards, but does equally well in San Diego. Time: 2 & 7:30 p.m. Cost: $25-128. Location:  Location: San Diego Civic Theatre, 3rd & B St., San Diego, CA 92101. Call: (619) 570-1100. broadwaysd.com

SOLVANG - Wheels and Windmills Car Show. 5th annual car events welcomes Chip and Sam Foose as Grand Marshals.

SAN DIEGO - Street Scene. Street Scene's 25th anniversary takes to the streets as it once again returns to its roots in the streets of East Village. Black Eyed Peas is headliiner.  Location: Downtown San Diego. Time: 4pm-Midnight. street-scene.com  See last year's flyer Location: Downtown Solvang, CA. Cost: Free to watch. wheelsnwindmills.com

SONORA - Certified Farmer's Market. Amnesia is featured entertainment. Fresh produce, crafts and live entertainment. Location: Theall and Stewart St., Sonora, CA. Time: 7:30 - 11:30 a.m. Call: (209) 532-7735. sonoraca.com

 


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