November 2009 Events



  November 26, 2009


  CORONADO - Skating by The Sea. Three-hour skating sessions will be offered daily from 2 to 5 pm and 6 to 9 pm. A special matinee skating sessions from 11 am to 1 pm will occur on weekends and holidays. 3-hour session: Prices based on previous years, and may be different in 2009: $20/adults; $15/ages 10 years and under; 2-hour matinee session $15/adult; $10/ages 10 years and under. Skate rental is $5 per person. Location: 1500 Orange Ave., Coronado, CA.  Call: 800 Hotel Del or  (619) 435-6611 

FAIRFIELD - Solano Turkey Trot. Solano Turkey Trot walk and run will benefit organizations such as CASA of Solano County, Heather House, Mission Solano, Children's Nurturing Project, and Meals on Wheels of Solano County. Time: 7 a.m. Cost: $25-35. Location: Solano Community College, 4000 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield, CA, 94534.

LONG BEACH - Turkey Trot. For charity 5K/10K Run/Walk & Kids ½-Mile Wingding. The 7th Annual event begins and ends at Belmont Olympic Pool. The Start & Finish lines and parking are same as last year -- at the Belmont Olympic Pool, 1 Bennett Ave. in the Belmont Shore area of Long Beach. The flat “out-and-back” course, which heads toward the Queen Mary and downtown Long Beach, is on the scenic beach bike path. The 5K (3.1 miles) run/walk starts at 9:30; 10K (6.2 miles) run/walk begins at 8:30 a.m. and the 1/2-Mile Kids' Fun Run will start at 8:10 a.m. Optional: 7:30 a.m. 5K/10K start time. NOTE: By law, dogs are NOT allowed in this event. 350 free holiday pies to random finishers. Open: 6:30 a.m. AWARDS & TIMING Overall top-three 5K (9:30 a.m. only), 10K (8:30 a.m. only) and Kids' 1/2-mile run females & males will receive a prize and award certificate. There is no professional timing company for this charity run AND no age division awards.

NEWPORT BEACH -Newport Beach Thanksgiving Buffet Cruise. Hornblower Cruises & Events Thanksgiving Day celebration includes a spectacular holiday buffet complete with all the trimmings aboard a luxurious Hornblower yacht. Includes a boarding glass of champagne and unlimited coffee, tea, soda and juice. Board at 3pm, Cruise 3:30-6:30 p.m. Cost: $79.95 per person plus tax, Gratuity Included. Discounts available for Seniors (55+), Military (ID Required), and Children (Ages 4-12). Reservations required. Call: (888-467-6256)

OCEANSIDE - Oceanside Turkey Trot. Turkey Trot is a new event that includes Locals 5K, Open 5K, Kids 1 Mile Fun Run. Time: 7 a.m. Cost: Varies per race. Location: 330 N. Coast Highway (Corner of Coast Hwy and Mission), Oceanside, Ca 92054. Call: (760) 434-5255. Website:

REDONDO BEACH - Seaside Ice Rink is open for outdoor beach ice skating next to the sunshine and sand.

WALNUT CREEK - Downtown Walnut Creek on Ice. Ice skating rink outdoor. Fun for all ages.  Time: Open daily at 11 a.m. Cost: Mon-Thurs $11-15. Location: 1365 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek, Ca. Call: ( 925) 935-7669. 




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