FRIDAY, JANUARY 28, 2005
January 28, 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 28, 2005 Art Exhibit - Open non-juried show called Centered on the Center highlights multi-media exhibition of submitted art, photography and sculpture, mixed media and videos in a non-juried annual show of creative, original works that runs through February 20, 2005. Time: Noon to 6 p.m. Location: Huntington Beach Art Center, 538 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 374-1650.
January 28, 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
January 28, 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 28, 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
January 28, 2005 Band - World famous Blues musician Walter Trout is back in town! Don't miss one of the world's finest blues artists and his band's down home performances just before the release of the latest CD, Deep Trout. A compilation of Walter’s early years with some previously unreleased tracks comes out in late January. This will be a co-operative effort between Provogue Records and Ruf Records. It looks back at Walter’s career highlighting both Walter’s song writing and guitar work. Three previously unreleased tracks include a rare acoustic version of “Life in the Jungle”, and a very strong track show casing Walter’s guitar work as a studio player on Freebo’s CD. Finally the last track showcases Walter as a young 21 year old guitar player with a band in New Jersey Time: 8 PM - 1 AM. Location: 117 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 960-9996. www.perqs.com
January 28, 2005 Bands - Headline Act: Taming Ingrid (www.tamingingrid.com)
at 9:30 p.m. Other bands playing Pop/Indie/Rock TBA. $10 cover: $10/minimum
order per person. Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue.
January 28, 2005 Comedy - Martini Blues Supperclub and FunnyRon.com presents: Clear Comedy acts in the Back Porch. Standup Comedy 8:30 p.m. A Night of Christian Comedy $8 or $5 for parties of 12 or more with Host Ron McGehee (he opened for Reliant K, Won the Funniest Person in Orange County Contest 2003, Was a Finalist on NBC's "Last Comic Standing 2"). Featured Performer Kerri Pomarolli (www.KerriPom.com) is a series regular on TBN's "It is Written", Seen on Comedy Central, Appeared on NBC's Tonight Show with Jay Leno). Location: Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. ).
January 28, 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.
January 28, 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 28, 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 28, 2005 Poetry - Casa Romantica Poets. Tebot Bach (in Welsh the name means ‘little teapot’) invites Southern California poets and writers to poetry readings featuring local, national and international poets. Workshops are held as well. The poetry reading and writing workshop series are designed to enhance the writing skills of those who attend. Location: Golden West College, Community Room 102, 15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, California 92647. Time: Open Reading Sign-Up at 7:30 p.m. Reading Begins at 8 p.m. www.tebotbach.org
January 28, 2005 Live Music - Niki Smart. 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 28, 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 28, 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 28, 2005 Live Band - 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 28, 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 28, 2005 Play - The Clubhouse Theatre of Boys & Girls Club will be presenting the swashbuckling musical comedy, "The Lady Pirates of Captain Bree," on January 28 & 29 and February 4 & 5, 2005. Tickets are only $5, so don't miss your chance to watch these talented kids light up the stage. For more information, call (714) 531-2582. Kingston Branch, 16582 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708. Phone: (714) 531-CLUB www.bgchv.com
January 28, 2005 Band - Robbie Armstrong Band at King Neptune's. Dinner is served from 5 to 10 p.m. and show begins around 10 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
January 28, 2005 Bands - Fitzgeralds Presents The Nervous Return. Time: 8:30pm-1:30am. Cost: $5/cover. Place: Fitzgerald's. Location: 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA. 92646 Call: (714) 968-4523.
January 28, 2005 Band - Dave and Andrew at Mahé. Location: 1400 Pacific Coast Hwy Seal Beach, CA 90740. Call: (562) 431-3022.
January 28, 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.
January 28, 2005 Bands - at The Surf City Saloon (TC's Bar), 18528 Beach Blvd. Huntington Beach, CA 92605 Call: (714) 963-7744.
January 28, 2005 Live Entertainment - The Blarney Stone Irish Bar, 11761 Edinger Ave., Fountain Valley, CA (714)775-9987.
January 28, 2005 Band - Blue Machine 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.