Click to Save


Discount Disneyland Tickets

Catalina Flyer

 Discount Legoland California tickets




September 2009 Events


  September 13, 2009


CARLSBAD - Hot Rods and Cool Treats Classic Car Show. Relive the old fashion days of Model T's and family picnics with Dixie tunes and the harmonies of a Barbershop Quartet. There will be crafts, relay games, good old-fashioned ice cream, and of course the classic cars of the golden years. Be a judge in the Classic Car Show and vote on your favorite classic car. Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Cost: Free to watch. Location: Pine Avenue Park, 3333 Harding Street, Carlsbad, CA.  Call: (760) 602-7519.

CHICO - Durham Harvest Festival and Car Show. 30th Annual Durham Harvest Festival and Car Show at Durham Community Park offers a day of fun and entertainment. There will be over 200 restored antique and custom cars from all over California presented by Early Ford V8 Club along with many other activities including a craft show with over 50 booths featuring items from all over California. Pancake Breakfast 7:30am - 11am, Lunch 11am - 3:30pm.  Event Time: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost: Free. Location, Durham Park, Chico, CA.  Call: (530)899-1583.

CORONA DEL MAR - Coastline Car Classic. This motorsport event showcases elegant, unique automobiles in Southern California. thousands of family, friends and extreme car enthusiasts will spend the day viewing over 200 vintage & dealer select automobiles in 14 classes at this judged event. Festivities include live entertainment, food & beverages, unique vendor exhibits, VIP hospitality and awards ceremony emceed by Automotive Commentators Dave Kunz (KABC) & Art Gould (KPFK). Location: Big Corona del Mar State Beach, Corona del Mar, CA. Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost: $50 one car and two people. Register:

DANA POINT - Tall Ships Festival. Massive seafairing vessels, pirate re-enactments, food, entertainment and a ship parade are part of this three day, weekend celebration. Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost: Free to watch, $30 - 45 for ship ride. Location: Dana Point Wharf, Golden Lantern at Pacific Coast Highway,  Dana Point, CA. Full schedule at

IRVINE - 20-20-20 Virsky Ukrainian National Dance Company. Combining brilliant ballet technique with traditional Ukrainian fork dance, Virsky is bravura dancing at its best – showcasing a mix of lyrical dancers and virtuosic fireworks. Barclay's 20th season features 20 events with all tickets priced in the 20s. Time: 3 p.m. Ticket: $25. Location: Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Drive, Irvine Ca 92612. Call: (949) 854-4646.

LONG BEACH - Lobster Festival is an annual feast and favorite for waterfront dining and entertainment. Set along Shoreline Village overlooking the Queen Mary ship, the atmosphere is casual, comfortable and cool. Time: Noon to 10 p.m. Cost: $13 - 55. Location: Rainbow Lagoon [400-403], Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach, CA 90802. Parking is available at Long Beach Convention Center, 300 Ocean Blvd. Cost: $10/car.

LOS ANGELES - LA County Fair. Time: Opens at 10 a.m. weekends, Noon on Wed.-Fri. Event runs through Oct. 4. Cost: $17 general, $12 age 6-12; Free under 6. Parking: $10 car.  Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA. Call: (909) 623-3111.

OAKLEY - Oakley Almond Festival. Carnival, Car Show, Cook-off  and other activities at O'Hara Park, O'Hara Ave & Cypress, Oakley, CA 9456.Other events include Sports on the Delta & Boat Show, Diaper Derby and more! Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free admission.

PASADENA - Rose Bowl Flea Market. Rose Bowl Flea Market and Market Place is billed as the flea market of the stars. With over 2500 vendors, this decades-long tradition of outdoor shopping is a whopping success that continues to delight all ages. Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost: $8 - 20; Free for kids under 12 with an adult; Free Parking. Location: 1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, CA.

PLEASANTON - Imagination Expressed 2009. The Pleasanton Art League show runs through September 13 at the Museum On Main Street, 603 Main Street, Pleasanton. Artwork will be available for sale. Museum hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Cost: $2 donation requested. Location: 603 Main St., Pleasanton, CA.

RANCHO SANTA FE - “A Finer Art Affaire” Art Fair. The Rancho Santa Fe Art Guild proudly presents one of the finest juried art fairs in Southern California! Over 100 of California's finest artists will be displaying their works in this multi media event. Sculpture, oil, watercolor, pastel, woodworking & jewelry will be on display. Musicians will perform & local restaurants will be open for casual dining. Free admission located in the parks at the corner of Paseo Delicias and Avenida de Acacias in the beautiful, historic village of Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067. Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Phone: (858)759-3545.

SAN DIEGO - Monty Python's Spamalot, musical. This Tony award winning Best Musical was derived from Monty Python and the Holy Grail . Time: 1 & 6 p.m. Cost: $18-79. Location:  Location: San Diego Civic Theatre, 3rd & B St., San Diego, CA 92101. Call: (619) 570-1100.

SAN DIEGO - ArtWalk on the Bay. Held right on the water at Embarcadero Marina Park North, this open-air gallery offers a more intimate experience for attendees, with breathtaking views of San Diego's waterfront. Showcasing the best of San Diego's original works of art for exhibition and sale, ArtWalk on the Bay gathers the finest artists, performers and entertainers in the region to create an event loved by visitors and locals alike. This year's event will feature the new "Bayside Lounge" which will be serving Bloody Marys, cold beer and wine. Also, KidsWalk will provide hands-on activities to keep the whole family entertained! Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Cost: Free. Location: Embarcadero Marina Park North (Behind Seaport Village) 500 Kettner Blvd at Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA.Phone#: (619) 615-1090.

SANTA ANA - Discovery Science Center. Discovery Science Center celebrates preschoolers during the entire month of September with a new 4-D movie - Turtle Vision.  Meet Smokey Bear and enjoy Smokey Bear Story Time! Then explore Smokey Bear and Woodsy Owl: Home Sweet Home, a new, hands-on exhibit all about recycling and conservation. Call 714-913-5030 to plan your group visit today! Time: 9 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Regular admission & exhibits go all day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Address: 2500 N. Main Street,  Santa Ana, CA 92705. Phone: (714) 542-2823.  Get tickets

SANTA CLARA - Bay Area UFO Expo. Join the 11th annual UFO Expo and listen to presentations from a variety of authors and guests. Dannion Brinkley, Robert Dean, Maurice Cotterell, Ruben Uriarte and a weekend full of guest lectures and seminars along with over 80 UFO exhibitors make this one of the most popular UFO events held annually. Time: Daily. Cost: $79 day admission; $129 two day admission. Location: Santa Clara Marriott Hotel, 2700 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara, CA. Contact: (209) 836-4281.

VENTURA - Ventura Car Show. Ventura Vintage Rods Harbor Run. Call: (805) 479-1102.


 Sep 12 > Sep 14