FRIDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2004
December 17, 2004 Farmer's Market and Art A-Faire Held weekly on Friday from Noon to Dusk (approx. 5 p.m.) Held most Fridays at the outdoor Pier Plaza next to the Huntington Beach Pier, a certified Farmer's Market sells the finest California grown fruits and vegetables, breads, nuts, flowers and perishables. The Art Fair held in conjunction with the Farmer's Market features over 50 vendors selling unique, hand made gifts and crafts. Call: (714) 536-2213 or (714) 846-5509. Location: Pier Plaza at Pacific Coast Highway and Main Street, Huntington Beach, California 92648.
December 17, 2004 Book Signing & Chess Workshop - Robert Snyder, author and Senior Chess Master who represented the United States on the US Olympic Chess Team, was Western US Chess Champion and qualified for the Semi-finals of the World Chess Championship, will present a free children's chess workshop, book signing and chess "computer" give away at Walden Books at the Westminster Mall on Friday, December 17, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Snyder's "Unbeatable Chess Lessons for Juniors" and "Winning Chess Tournaments for Juniors" are ranked among the top six chess books in the nation in sales. Location: 1025 Westminster Mall, Westminster, CA 92683. Call Walden Books at (714) 894-0148.
December 17, 2004 Live Acoustic Music - Corday will play at Pete Mallory's Surf City Sunset Grille. This Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa restaurant is off the hook with acoustic sounds of the newest, upcoming bands in Orange County Friday and Saturday nights. Cost: No cover. Location: 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, California 92648. Call: (714) 698-1234.
December 17, 2004 Cruise of Lights Boat Tour "Starlight Symphony" departs at 6 p.m., 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. The Huntington Harbour Philharmonic Committee presents Starlight Symphony, the themed 42nd annual narrated boat tour through the waterways of Huntington Harbour. Visitors can see thousands of twinkling lights on decorated boats, docks and homes. Proceeds benefit music programs for students. Parking and ticket location: 16821 Algonquin Street. Cost: $8 - $14. Phone: 714-840-7542
December 17, 2004 "Dramatic Musical" - The Christmas Past will be presented at First Christian Church. Location: Main Street and Adams Avenue, Huntington Beach, California. Time: 7:30 p.m. Cost: Call church for complimentary tickets at (714) 536-2589.
December 17, 2004 Dance - The Nutcracker Ballet performed by the Ballet Repertory Theatre. This traditional, delightful Christmas ballet is presented in its original, full-length version for your holiday enjoyment. Location: Golden West College Mainstage Theater, 15744 Golden West Street. Time: 7 p.m. Cost: $13; $12/Students & Seniors; $11/Children under 12. Call: (714) 895-8150,
December 17, 2004 Snowflakes light up the Huntington Beach Pier and Main Street through New Year's Day. Approximately 84 artificial snowflakes strewn with twinkling lights adorn light downtown Huntington Beach. They are a delight to see. There are 48 on the pier and 36 stretching along Main Street from Pacific Coast Highway to Orange Avenue. Traditionally placed along Main Street with corporate sponsorship plaques attached to them, funding cuts have changed the procedure this year. To support the community programs such as Huntington Beach Youth Shelter and YMCA affiliated with this beautiful beach enhancement in Huntington Beach, you can call (714) 847-9622.
December 17, 2004 Bands - Fitzgerald's Presents Walter Clevenger and the Dairy Kings, The Glimmer Stars, Phamous Phaces and Kenny Howes 11:15pm-12:00am; Walter Clevenger and the Dairy Kings 10:30-11:00pm; The Glimmer Stars; 9:45-10:15pm Phamous Phaces; 9:00-9:30pm Kenny Howes. $5/Cover. Place: Fitzgerald's. Location: 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA. 92646 Call: (714) 968-4523
December 17, 2004 DJ - Club Canes with DJ Devin. $5/ Cover. Place: Hurricanes Bar & Grill. Time: All shows start at 8 p.m. unless otherwise noted! Location: 200 Main Street Suite 201 Huntington Beach, Ca 92648. Call: (714) 374-0500.
December 17, 2004 Band - Old Number 7 at Perqs. Time: 9
p.m. to 2 a.m. Location: 117 Main Street, Huntington Beach, California 92648. Call: (714) 960-9996.
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.