FRIDAY, JANUARY 21, 2005
January 21, 2005 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.
January 21, 2005, Author's Lunch hosted by Friends of the Library includes author, Elizabeth George, and first-time novelist, Patricia Smiley. Discussion of books, False Profits and Write Away: One Novelist's Approach to Fiction and the Writing Life and book signing at a noon luncheon will take place in room C/D at the Central Library with doors opening at 11:30 a.m. Luncheon and lecture: $20/Lecture only $10. The lecture will begin at 1:00 p.m. in the Library Theater (doors open at 12:30 p.m.). Seating is limited and all reservations must be prepaid. Call: Friends Gift Shop: 842-4481, ext. 2213 or press 7 at prompt.
January 21, 2005 Dance Performance - Jazz, lyrical and a variety of dance styles will be presented in a performance from the students of the prestigious Orchesis Dance Company under the direction of Cami Marseilles. Location: Huntington Beach High School Auditorium. Address: 1905 Main Street, Huntington Beach, California 92648. Cost: $12/person. Time: 7 p.m. Sponsored by Corona del Mar High School ASB. Call: (949) 515-6006/ Photo
January 21, 2005 Band - Live music featuring Top 40s. Time: from 8 to 11 p.m. at Chimayo at the Beach. Location: 315 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648, at the Beach at the Huntington Pier. Cost: No cover. Call: (714) 374-7273.
January 21, 2005 Bands - at The Surf City Saloon (TC's Bar), 18528 Beach Blvd. Huntington Beach, CA 92605 Call: (714) 963-7744.
January 21, 2005 Movies all day at Mann Pierside 6 Cinemas - NOW PLAYING: Finding Neverland (PG, 106 min.) Starring Johnny Depp, Kate Winslet, Julie Christie, Dustin Hoffman, Radha Mitchell. 11:20am | 1:50pm | 4:40pm | 7:10pm | 9:40pm; Elektra (PG-13, 97 min.) Starring: Jennifer Garner, Goran Visnjic, Terence Stamp, Jason Isaacs. Directed by: Rob Bowman. 11:50am | 2:20pm | 4:50pm | 7:20pm | 9:50pm; Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (PG, 113 min.) Film follows the three orphan Baudelaire kids -- Violet, 14, Klaus, 12, and baby Sunny -- who are taken in by a series of peculiar people such as the dastardly Count Olaf (Jim Carrey), who's determined to steal their inheritance.11:00am | 1:40pm | 4:10pm | 6:50pm | 9:20pm; The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (R, 118 min.) Bill Murray plays an eccentric and renowned oceanographer joined by Ned Plimpton (Owen Wilson), a young man who claims to be the seaman's long-lost son and Zissou's co-producer (and estranged wife), Eleanor (Angelica Huston). 6:30pm | 9:20pm; Racing Stripes (PG, 94 min.) A baby zebra is rescued by horse farmer Nolan Walsh (Bruce Greenwood), who takes him home to his young daughter Channing. Also stars David Spade and Steve Harvey. 11:30am | 2:00pm | 4:30pm | 7:00pm | 9:30pm ; Ocean's Twelve (PG-13, 120 min.) 12:30pm | 3:30pm; White Noise (PG-13, 101 min.) Starring: Michael Keaton, Deborah Unger, Chandra West 12:00am | 2:30pm | 5:00pm | 7:30pm | 10:00pm. Cost: $9/adult, $6.25/child, senior, $6.50/matinee before 6 p.m. Location: 300 Pacific Coast Highway, #203, Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Call: (714) 969-3151.
January 21, 2005 Movies - Edwards Charter 5 - NOW PLAYING - The Aviator Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 35 min. (3:40), 7:45; Coach Carter Rated (PG-13) • 2 hrs. 14 min. This is the true story of high school basketball coach Ken Carter, who in 1999 benched his entire undefeated basketball team for poor grades. (3:45), 7:00, 10:10; In Good Company Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 50 min. Genre: Comedy, Drama Cast: Dennis Quaid, Topher Grace, Scarlett Johansson. (3:30), 7:35, 10:20; Meet the Fockers Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 54 min. Starring Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman, Blythe Danner, Teri Polo. Now that Greg Focker is in with his soon-to-be in-laws, Jack and Dina Byrnes, it looks like smooth sailing for him and his fiancée, Pam. But that's before Pam's parents meet Greg's parents, Bernie and Roz Focker. (4:15), 7:20, 10:05; Sideways Rated (R) • 2 hrs. 3 min. A wine tasting road trip to salute Jack's final days as a bachelor careens woefully sideways as he and Miles, the comically mismatched pair, hit the gas en route to mid-life crises. (3:15), 7:05, 10:00. Ticket price: $6.50/matinee; $9/adult; $7/student; $6.50/senior; $6/child. Location: Edwards Charter Centre 5, 7822 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92647. Call: 714-841-0770.
January 21, 2005 Pianist/Vocalist - The Red Chair Lounge presents Donnie Singer. The Red Chair Lounge is the perfect place to unwind, meet friends, enjoy billiards or sit by the fire and warm your heart. Their signature high back chair is complimented by warm colors, rich wood paneling and both indoor and outdoor seating. The Red Chair Lounge specializes in a wide-variety of Premium Spirits, Infused Martinis and Signature Cocktails. Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 698-1234.
Friday, January 21, 2005 Club Canes with DJ Matt at Hurricanes Bar & Grill. Time: 8 p.m. Must be 21 or older with valid ID. Cover: $5. Location: 200 Main Street Suite 201 Huntington Beach, Ca 92648. Call: (714) 374-0500.
January 21, 2005 Bands - Fitzgeralds Presents The Phenomenauts with Fractional. Time: 9:30pm-11:30pm. Cost: $5/cover. Place: Fitzgerald's. Location: 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA. 92646 Call: (714) 968-4523. www.fitzgeraldsoc.com
January 21, 2005 Play - Bye Bye Birdie Musical with Book by Michael Stewart, Music: Charles Strouse, Lyrics, Lee Adams. This classic that was even made into a movie is presented by Huntington Beach Playhouse at Huntington Beach Library and Cultural Center Theater, 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, California. The musical features the finest entertainment for renown and up and coming theater arts professionals. It runs through Feb. 6, 2005. Time: 8 p.m. Box Office: (714) 375-0696.
January 21, 2005 Magic - Brandon Cross presents Theatre of
the Mind (brandoncrossmystifier.com). Time: 7:30 p.m. $10 cover: $10/minimum
order per person. Full dining till Midnight. Location: Martini Blues Supper
Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 21, 2005 Band - Mamas Boys play the Blues. Time: 9:30 p.m. $10 cover: $10/minimum order per person. Full dining till Midnight. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 21, 2005 Band - JD Simo (www.jdsimo.com) plays Blues in the Legends Room. Time: 9 p.m. $10 cover: $10/minimum order per person. Full dining till Midnight. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 21, 2005 Band - Festivus at Perqs. Time: 8 PM - 1 AM. Location: 117 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 960-9996.
January 21, 2005 Band - L.A. Jones and the Blues Messengers plays blues in the Albert King at at Harpoon Harry's. Considered a master of blues guitar, some call L.A. Jones the greatest blues guitarist in the world. Location: 16821 Pacific Coast Highway, Sunset Beach. Time: 8:30 p.m. to Midnight. Call: (562) 592-5216. www.lajones.com
January 21, 2005 Dance - Developmentally Disabled Fun Time Dance for Developmentally Disabled Teens and Young Adults includes a fantastic DJ to rock and roll the night away. The dances are held at Edison Community Center, 21377 Magnolia across from Edison High School. Cost: $2 per person paid at the door. Time: Door opens at 7:15 p.m. with no first entry after 8 p.m. The dance ends at 9:30pm. Call John Valinsky: (714) 960-8870.
January 21, 2005 Centered on the Center Art Reception at Huntington Beach Art Center. Time: 6 to 9 p.m. This annual Salon-style group exhibition features nearly 200 artists and 400 works in a variety of media. Local, regional and national artists are invited to participate. Cost: Free. Location: 538 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 374-1650.
January 21, 2005 Artists Corner at Huntington Beach Central Library and Cultural Center features the paintings and photos of Kathleen Barnes during the month of January. Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost: free. Location: 7111 Talbert Avenue, HB 92647 Photos
January 21, 2005 Windows Gallery Huntington Beach Art League Members' Coop Show at Huntington Beach Central Library and Cultural Center features the paintings, photos and mixed media. Public can contact artists to purchase artwork. Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost: free. Location: 7111 Talbert Avenue, HB 92647 / Photos
January 21, 2005 Dance and Music - FUNKY FRIDAYS include DJ Shaggy and DJ Tommy with a vinyl battle between 80s Remixes and Hip Hop. Late Night Happy Hour $1 Drinks from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Cost: $5 before 10 p.m. $10 after 10 p.m. 21 and over only. Location: Liquid Lounge, 7887 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, California 92647 Call: (714) 892-0294.
January 21, 2005 Live Music - Lony Hauff plays the music and songs you remember best on the finest accordian in the West. It's a bit of the Old World charm at Rathskellar Pub and Restaurant. Location: 7561 Center Avenue. Cost: Free. Phone: (714) 894-6612. Photos
January 21, 2005 Live Music - Hugh Lehane. Pete Mallory's is all about live entertainment! Friday and Saturday nights are off the hook with acoustic sounds of the newest, upcoming bands in Orange County. Jam sessions begin at 7pm sharp and end at 10pm. So come on by, grab a drink, kick back and enjoy the atmosphere. Time: 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 698-1234.
January 21, 2005 Band - Da Buzz at Tumbleweeds Bar & Grill, featuring the best food, fun and music from rock to blues. Begins after 8 p.m. Location: 21094 S. Beach Boulevard, Huntington Beach, CA, Call: (714) 960-2776. www.tumbleweedshb.com
January 21, 2005 Live Music - Jeff Reuben, former lead guitarist for Oingo Boingo, performs acoustic guitar favorites from the 60's to the 2000's at Inka Grill. Time: 7 to 11 p.m. Location: 301 Main Street, Huntington Beach, California 92648
January 21, 2005 Band - Indonesian Mule & 3rd Alley at King Neptune's. Dinner is served from 5 to 10 p.m. and show begins around 10 p.m. Happy Hour from 3 to 6 p.m. Full bar with drinks served to 21 and older with valid ID. Cost: Free to $5, depending on band. Call: (562) 592-4878. Location: 17115 Pacific Coast Hwy (one block north of Warner) Sunset Beach, Ca 90742 Photos
January 21, 2005 Band - Brian Young at Mahé. Location: 1400 Pacific Coast Hwy Seal Beach, CA 90740. Call: (562) 431-3022
January 21, 2005 Band - Pat Hennessey & Triple Seven at Silky Sullivans, 10201 Slater Ave., Fountain Valley. Call: (714) 963-2718.
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.