Click to Save


Discount Disneyland Tickets

Catalina Flyer

 Discount Legoland California tickets




June 2009 Events


  June 6, 2009


BERKELEY - Bolshoi Ballet Performs La Bayadère. La Bayadère is a drama of passion, betrayal, and redemption, unfolding against the exotic backdrop of India and culminating in the radiant choreography of the "Kingdom of the Shades".   Time: 2 & 8 p.m. Cost:  $50 - 125. Location: UC Berkeley, Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, CA. Call: (510) 642-9988.

CAPITOLA - Capitola Rod & Custom Classic Car Show. Awesome cars, great music and a beach setting make this the Number One activity locally this weekend. The event features over 300 Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, Coupes, Roadsters, Custom and Classic - vintage to 1972. There will be Vendor Booths, Music, Raffle, Trophies, and more. Enjoy a day filled with  charming shops, restaurants for every taste, and good family fun at the beach! Call Capitola-Soquel Chamber of Commerce: (831) 475-6522.

CORONA - Koroneburg European Old World Festival. Southern California's Only Permanent Renaissance Village! Visitors to this 1450-1600 European Village enjoy jugglers, music, jousting, battles and entertainment for the entire family.  Time: 11 to 7 p.m. Cost: $12 -18. Location: Crossroads, Crossroads Riverview Park, 14600 River Rd, Corona, CA 92880

CORONA DEL MAR - Corona del Mar Scenic 5K. 28th Annual 5K run event draws thousands to the streets of CDM. The race finishes along the bluffs of Big Corona State Beach with restaurant row, merchant booths and live entertainment. The Corona del Mar Scenic 5K Race, 2 Mile Fun Walk and 1 Mile Kids Dolphin Dash have been in existence for over 25 years. Time: 6 a.m. registration. Cost: 5K Run $30; 2 Mile Walk $20; 1k Kid’s Dolphin Dash $10; Race Day Registration: 5K Run $35, 2 Mile Walk $25; Dolphin Dash $10--Registration includes a t-shirt, gourmet breakfast featuring the famous Restaurant Row. Contact:

FERNDALE - Pet Parade. Children 12 and younger parade costumed pets down Main Street to Firemen's Park for prizes at 10:30 a.m. Call: (707) 786-4477. Also join in the Ferndale Kiwanis Cow Pie Bingo & Barbecue. Lunch of tri-tip, macaroni salad and Holstein sundae. Cost: $7; $3 for kids' lunch. Time: Noon. Location: Main Street (Francis Street and U.S. Bank parking lot) in Ferndale, Ca.

LANCASTER - The Magic Flute. Magic fairytale opera features works from Mozart by Antelope Valley Symphony Orchestra.  Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $30. Location: Lancaster Performing Arts Center, 750 Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster, CA. Call: (661) 723-5950.

Fall Festival at the LA Farmer's Market. This popular event has included pig races, Halloween costumes, marching bands and other festive entertainment.

LOS OLIVOS - Los Olivos Jazz & Olive Festival. Wine & food tasting, live jazz bands, contests and more. Lavinia Campbell Park, downtown Los Olivos, CA. Call: 1 to 4:30pm, Cost: $35 adult; $10 child, Subject to change! Call: (805) 325-2345.

LOS ANGELES - Gilmore Heritage Auto Show. Over 100 vintage cars help celebrate the history of Gilmore Gas.   Time: All Day. Location: 6333 West 3rd St., Los Angeles, CA. Call: (323) 933-9211.

MORRO BAY - Morro Bay Music Festival. The free waterfront concert is Central Coast's best kept secret featuring music from rising start. Known for its tri-tip sandwiches and seafood BBQ, dine on albacore, oysters and sip crafted brews or locally grown (and internationally known) wines. Jewelry, gifts, and many other local products and services are available in addition to souvenir Morro Bay Music Festival apparel. Time: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Location: 714 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA. Call: (805) 772-1155. [email protected]

SAN DIEGO - Dame Edna Live: My First Last Tour. The lovable Dame Edna Everidge, the fictitious character performed by Australian comedian and writer Barry Humphries, is on tour appearing in San Diego and other California cities. Time: 2 & 8 p.m. Cost: $15.50 - 62.50 approx. Location: San Diego Civic Theatre, 3rd & B St., San Diego, CA 92101.

SANTA BARBARA - Big Dog Parade and Canine Festival. Annual event is something to howl about. Time: 9:30am and the Canine Festival at 10:30am. (subject to change) or call (805)9638727 x1398.

SANTA MARIA - Elks Rodeo & Parade - 65th Annual event with Wild Horse Races, Mutton Bustin', bull riding, bronc riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, bareback riding and the WPRA barrel racing, local team roping, specialty acts and much more. Unocal Events Center/Elks Rodeo Grounds Highway 101 at Santa Maria Way, Santa Maria, CA    Phone: (805) 922-6006.

TEMECULA - Temecula Valley Balloon and Wine Festival. This annual event celebrates the valley's presence to let your spirits soar. Mass dawn balloon launches are fleeting, so spectators are encouraged to arrive by 6 a.m. to witness the spectacle. Free tethered rides are available after the massive launch while weather permits. Hot Air Balloon Flights are approx. $200 and reservations are required. For more information visit or call (951) 676-6713. The three day celebration includes music, food sampling, wine sampling and other enjoyment. The event is free but admission to the food and festival special events are fee-based.

UPPER LAKE - Wild West Days. 16th annual Western-themed street festival with Old West skits, a parade, pancake breakfast, tri-tip barbecue, wagon rides, and country music. Contests for best beard, bonnet, and costume. Time: 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost: Free events, and fee for food. Location: Main Street, Upper Lake, CA. Call: (707) 275-2000


5 > 7