California Events Calendar June 6,  2010


BALBOA ISLAND - Family, Friends & Fun, Annual Parade. Festive event held on Marine Avenue on Balboa Island in Newport Beach, CA. Time 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bridge from PCH closes at 10 a.m.

BIG BEAR LAKE - REEL Money Fishing Derby. $50,000 cash award for 1 tagged trout in fishing derby. Time: Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6 from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. * Cost: $40 adult; $25 under age 16. (Free to lodging guests from June 4 to June 6. The amount of free entries is based on lodging occupancy per reservation. Free entry is also given to participants who rent a pontoon boat at a participating marina in Big Bear Lake the weekend of Fishin’ for $50K Trout Derby). Details: Entries are limited to the first 750 registered anglers. Each contestant receives a free jar of Berkley PowerBait and a wristband that provides discounts at participating Big Bear restaurants, shops and specialty services. * Call 800-4-BIG BEAR (800-424-4232),

CORONA - Koroneburg Old World Festival. Meet hundreds of family members living, working & playing in Southern California’s only permanent Renaissance Village! Visitors to this 1450-1600 European Village are entertained, discover fine arts and crafts, and enjoy delectable food and beverages. The setting is the fictitious estate of the Baron Heinrich Von Lauffer, located along the Rhine river (aka Santa Ana River) between Mainz and Strasbourg. Each year the Baron invites the finest minds and most talented actors to celebrate the coming of spring at his Barony of Koroneburg. The festival celebrates the inventions and changes of the renaissance period. Time: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays & 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Location: Crossroads Riverview Park 14600 River Rd, Corona, CA 92880. Cost: $18 Adult; $15 Child 5-11 or Senior 62+; $12 Military with valid ID; Children under 5 Free.
- Sourdough Slim, in Concert.  Western Heritage Days at Wieghosrt Western Heritage Museum, 131 Rea Avenue, El Cajon, CA. Free concert.

HUNTINGTON BEACH - Concours D'Elegance. Annual classic car show honors the Ford and Ferrari, plus Ducati and Goldwing motorcycles. Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Spectator cost: $10/day or $15 for 2 days purchased at the gate; Senior 62+ $8/day or $12 both days. Children under 12 Free with an adult. Call: (714) 375-8414.
HUNTINGTON BEACH - Art, Brews & Bites. Eight brew tastes from Stone Brewing Co., Green Flash Brewing Co., The Lost Abbey, and Port Brewing Co. and bites from Zimzala Restaurant + Bar. Experience live music by Orange County’s Sombra Quieta Trio and view professional chalk artist on 5th Street. Time: 2 to 5 p.m. Cost: Location: The Shorebreak Hotel on The Deck, 500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92663.
LONG BEACH - Cinderalla, ballet. Long Beach Ballet presents Cinderella. Location: Carpenter Center, Cal State Long Beach, CA.
SACRAMENTO - Jazz in the Park. 8th Annual Free Jazz in the Park. Time: 4 to 8:30 p.m. Location: Winn Park 27th & P Streets, Sacramento, CA

SANTA MARIA -  Santa Maria Elks Rodeo. 67th Annual rodeo and parade lineup features a mini rodeo and PBR performance on June 3, followed by rodeo performances on June 4, 5 and 6. Horse race, the famous mutton bustin’, Pro Rodeo Cowboy Association events, including bull riding, bronc riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, bareback riding, barrel racing, local team roping and specialty acts. Location: Elks Unocal Event Center 4040 Highway 101 at Santa Maria Way Santa Maria CA. Call: (805) 922-6006.

SUNOL -Take a vintage train ride through Niles Canyon. Board at the old Sunol depot and travel part of the historic route of the first transcontinental railroad. The one-hour round-trip excursion is about 14 miles. Suggested donation for regular trips: $10 (subject to change). Sunol Station, 6 Kilkare Rd., Sunol, CA Call: (925) 862-9063.
TEMECULA - Balloon and Wine Festival. Info TBA
VENTURA - Becoming Art at the Seams: a Juried Exhibition of Art and Contemporary Quilts. Opening with a free public reception from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, March 12, the exhibit continues through June 20 at The Museum of Ventura County, located at 89 S. California Street in Ventura, California. Hours: Tuesday through Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and first Fridays of the month until 8 p.m. Cost: Free admission, except for some events. Call: (805) 653-0323.



5 > 7


hot deals


June 2010 Events

april 2010 calendar