November 2009 Events


Nov 6 > Nov 8




Saturday, November 7, 2009 California Events



BEVERLY HILLS - The Manor: Murder and Mystery at Greystone. The City of Beverly Hills and Theater 40 present The Manor: Murder and Mystery at Greystone. The drama has been created especially for Greystone Mansion and chronicles the tragic lives of certain members of the Doheny family, original owners of the mansion. Audience members will follow the actors throughout the first floor during this unusual performance held November 7, 8, 14, 15 and 21. Time: 1 p.m. Cost: $45. Location: Greystone Mansion, 905 Loma Vista Drive, Beverly Hills, CA. Call: (310) 364-0535 – advanced ticket purchase is recommended.

BURBANK -  Experience a dynamic variety of fine art at one of the largest open-air art markets in the region! Twice a year, for two days Downtown Burbank streets are filled with over 100 award-winning painters, ceramicists, photographers, jewelry makers, chalk artists, roving entertainers and more. /

CARLSBAD - Chili Cook-off & Fall Festival. Fall Festival and free Chili Cook-off contest to win prizes includes the taste and feel of the Wild West. Enjoy a wide variety of entertainment, shop for arts and crafts at the outdoor market, and bring your appetite for some good ole county western cookin'. Craft activities for the kids, a Fun Zone, live entertainment and Chili. Admission is FREE and activity cards can be purchased for $5 (includes unlimited fun zone, 2 crafts and 2 tastes of chili plus a bowl of house chili) or chili tasting cards can be purchased for $3 (which gives you 4 tastes of chili from the chili cook-off and a bowl of house chili). Chili Cook-off tastings start promptly at 11:30 a.m. Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park, 6200 Flying L.C. Lane, Carlsbad, CA. Call: (760) 602-7519.

CHICO - This Way to Sustainability V Conference. This Way to Sustainability V Conference is an annual event hosted by CSU, Chico, Butte Community College, and the Associated Student groups of each. Time: Times will vary. Cost: Free-TBA. Location: California State University, Chico, CA. Call: (530) 898-3334.

JULIAN - Fall Apple Harvest. A San Diego tradition, the Annual Julian Fall Apple Harvest runs through November 15. This year, the Apple Harvest celebrates its 100th birthday as thousands of visitors venture to this historic East County mining town, nestled in the Cuyamaca Mountains, to sample fresh crisp apples, homemade apple pies and ciders. Visitors can also enjoy acres of colorful fall foliage, charming bed and breakfast inns, art shows, quaint antique shops and live entertainment.

LOS ANGELES - Intertribal Arts Marketplace. The Intertribal Arts Marketplace brings together Native American artists from around the country selling pottery, jewelry, sculptures, paintings, mixed-media works, weaving, beadwork, woodcarvings, and other cultural items. The annual event includes performances by Native dancers, musicians, and storytellers, and other musical acts throughout the weekend. Children can participate in hands-on activities, and visitors are encouraged to interact with artist demonstrators to learn more about traditional Native arts and crafts. Native American food and a varied menu at the Autry’s Golden Spur Cafe will be available. Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost: $12 general admission; $8 Age 60 and older, Student/ ID, and Child10 and older; Free age 9 and under.  Location: Autry National Center, 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA. Call: (323) 667-2000, ext. 327.

MARIPOSA - Mariposa Crafters Christmas Boutique.  25th Annual event features a huge selection of quality handcrafted items at affordable prices! Time: 9 a.m. to  4 p.m. Location: VFW Hall, Hwy 140 and Jones St.,
Mariposa, CA. Call: (209) 966-5944. Email: [email protected]

MOORPARK - The Blue & Gray - Grant Takes Command, Civil War Re-enactment. The Largest and Grandest Civil War Event in Southern California! Public Admitted at 10:00 AM Both Days Nov. 7 & 8. Cost: $10-15. Location: Tierra Rejada Ranch, 3370 Sunset Valley Rd., Moorpark, CA.

PASO ROBLES - "Tuscan Trio" Progressive Dinner. Get ready to travel to Italy as Vina Robles, Eberle and Robert Hall wineries serve an exciting night of travel complimented by an Italian feast that celebrates the end of harvest. Time: 6:30 p.m. start with appetizers at Eberle, followed by dinner at Vina Robles. The evening concludes with dessert and dancing at Robert Hall. Cost: $75 ticket. Location: All three wineries are conveniently located on Highway 46E in Paso Robles, CA 93446. Call (805) 239-1616 ext. 20.

SAN DIEGO - Disney's The Lion King, Musical. This award-winning Broadway musical returns to San Diego and often sells out.  Time: 2 & 8 p.m. Cost: $20 - 79 approx. Location: San Diego Civic Theatre, 3rd & B St., San Diego, CA 92101.

SAN FRANCISCO - Teatro ZinZanni presents BrevĂ©. Teatro ZinZanni brunch with a twist on alternate Saturdays. Enjoy an abridged version of Under the Gypsy Moon, together with a three-course gourmet brunch designed by Chef Patrick Fassino. Time: 11:30 a.m. to  1:30 pm. Cost: $63-$78. Location: Pier 29 on The Embarcadero at Battery, San Francisco, CA. Call: (415) 438-2668.

SANTA ANA - Head to Toe: All About Your Body. Explore the science under your skin with Taco Bell Discovery Science Center’s exhibit that includes five interesting body topics-- skeletons, organs, the senses, keeping healthy and general body facts. Hours: 10am – 5pm. Cost: $9.95 Age 2 to Teen; $12.95 Adult . Location: 2500 North Main St., Santa Ana, CA 92705. Call: (714) 542-2823.

THOUSAND OAKS - Defending the Caveman, Play. Wildly popular comedy written by Rob Becker.  Time: 4 & 8 p.m. Cost: $44. Location: Scherr Forum Theatre -Thousand Oaks Civic Arts, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA. Call: (805) 449-2787.

VACAVILLE - Holly Days. Gift and craft fair from downtown merchants and vendors. Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Entertainment is free.

VISALIA - Top of the Line Holiday Marketplace. 26th Annual shopping event in Visalia Nov 6-8 includes165+ quality vendors and 8,000 attendees who come to browse and buy during three fun-filled days of one-stop holiday shopping! There's something for everyone from gourmet foods and specialty wines to original photographs, handcrafted jewelry and one-of-a-kind clothing. VIB pre-Sale Party Fri Night with fabulous door prizes. Cost: $6 admission, plenty of free parking, package check desk available. Location: Visalia Convention Center, Visalia CA. Contact: 559-438-2180 x 10. [email protected];

YUCAIPA - Los Rios Rancho Hometown Jamboree. Cost: $15 adult; $10 child. Location: Riley's at Los Rios Rancho, 39611 Oak Glen Rd. #13, Yucaipa, CA. 92399. Call: (909) 797-1005.








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