THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2005
September 15, 2005 Oktoberfest at Old World Village. Get out your lederhosen and learn the Chicken Dance at Oktoberfest in Huntington Beach. The event includes entertainment with German bands, dancing and tasty German foods. A variety of German and assorted beers on tap are sold as well as mixed drinks and liqueurs in shot glasses sold by "shot girls" wearing dirndl skirts. Location: 7561 Center Avenue #49, Huntington Beach, California. Doors open around 6 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Phone: 714-647-7107.
September 15, 2005 Literary - Author Quang X. Pham will be discussing and signing copies of his book, A Sense of Duty: My Father, My American Journey. Time: 7 p.m. Location: Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Avenue, #110, Huntington Beach, California 92647. Cost: Free admission. Call: (714) 897-8781.
September 15, 2005 Movies - Edwards Charter 5 - Now Playing: TThe Constant Gardener Rated (R) • 2 hrs. 9 min. (12:45), (4:00), 7:00, 10:00; The Exorcism of Emily Rose Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 54 min. (1:15), (4:25), 7:20, 10:15; The Greatest Game Ever Played Rated (PG) • 1 hr. 55 min. 7:00; March of the Penguins Rated (G) • 1 hr. 24 min. (12:00), (2:20), (4:40), 7:10, 9:45; Red Eye Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 25 min. (12:30), (4:15), 10:20; An Unfinished Life Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 40 min. (1:30), (4:50), 7:30, 10:10. 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.
September 15, 2005 Movies at the Beach Mann - Pierside 6: The 40 Year-Old Virgin Rated (R) • 1 hr. 56 min. (1:00), (4:00), 7:00, 10:00; The Man Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 24 min. (12:30), (2:30), (4:40), 6:50, 9:20; Wedding Crashers Rated (R) • 1 hr. 59 min. (1:20), (4:20), 7:30, 10:20; Cry Wolf Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 30 min. (12:40), (2:50), (5:10), 7:40, 9:50; Just Like Heaven Rated (PG-13) • 1 hr. 41 min. (12:20), (2:40), (5:00), 7:20, 9:40; Lord of War Rated (R) • 2 hrs. 2 min. (1:10), (4:10), 7:10, 10:10. 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
September 15, 2005 Plein Air Festival - Huntington Beach Plein Air Painting FestivalPainters will be out and about (painter acceptance process has ended). Visitors can watch them throughout the City of Huntington Beach. Daily September 10 -19. Free to watch. More info
September 15, 2005 Ribbon Cutting. Where: Cost Plus @ Bella Terra - at 8:45am. Location: 7777 Edinger #136, Huntington Beach, CA. For information about the Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce call Linda: 714-536-8888.
September 15, 2005 Joint Chamber Mixer of Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, Westminster. Hotel Huntington Beach is having a drawing to win a Stay at the Inn of the Spanish Garden in Santa Barbara www.spanishgardeninn.com. please come by and mix, and mingle. Have some appetizers and there is a 50/50 raffle, and door prizes. Time: 5 to 7 p.m. Location: Hotel Huntington Beach, 7667 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, Ca. For information about the Huntington Beach Chamber of Commerce call Linda: 714-536-8888.
September 15, 2005 Luncheon - Senior Luncheon includes Menu of Freshly Baked Bread; Salads: Potato Salad, Red Cabbage & Cole Slaw; Main Entree: Bratwurst, Roast Pork & Chicken Spaetzel (German Egg Noodles) w/ Mushroom Gravy, Hot Sauerkraut & Red Cabbage; Dessert: Apple Streusel; Drinks: Coffee & Water; *Beer & Wine available $2.00 per cup. Cost: $12 - 10 to 39 people. Lunch served: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Entertainment: German Band 11 am-1 pm with Oktoberfest Program and live M.C. 11:45 am. Have fun, participate and learn the Zillertaler March, la la la Ho, Chicken Dance, Polonaise (Conga Line), Rucki Zucki, Sing along and or dance. Location: Old World Festival Hall, 7561 Center Avenue #49, Huntington Beach, CA 92647 Call: Cyndie or Arpeni Tel. (714) 895-8020 Fax (714) 895-6011. Photos
September 15, 2005 Children - Folktales and Crafts with Miss Barbara. Kids 5 to 9 years young are invited to join this educational and entertaining event with Surf City's very own Miss. Time: 3:30 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Call: (714) 375-5107. Location: Huntington Central Library - Huntington Beach Public Library Children's Resource Center, 7111 Talbert Ave. Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Photos
September 15, 2005 Painting Huntington Beach Plein Air Festival bring together the likes of one of our favorite artists, Milford Zornes. This Huntington Beach event runs through September 19. Call the Huntington Beach Art Center for details on becoming involved in this event that paints the town. Location: 538 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Call: (714) 374-1650. Photos
September 15, 2005 Art - Paper + Canvas Forms is an intriguing and creative exhibit at Golden West College Gallery that explores the interplay of canvas (in a generic sense) and shapes. Golden West College Fine Arts Gallery is located on the campus of Golden West (Community) College on Gothard Street. Enter on Center Avenue at the KOCE sign. Walk down the main entrance (middle of three cement paths) and the building will be on the left. Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: 15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, California 92647.
September 15, 2005 Live Music - you remember best on the finest accordion 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
September 15, 2005 Fundraiser - Kiwani Literacy Fundraiser Challenge Dinner 5:30 p.m., Show 7:15 at Huntington Central Library Theater, 7111 Talbert, Huntington Beach, CA $45/person. Call: (714) 596-1026
September 15, 2005 Fundraiser - Sunrise Senior Living of Huntington Beach at 7401 Yorktown across from City Hall is hosting an Italian Dinner with musical entertainment to raise money for the Alzheimers Association. Cost: $10/person. Time: 5 to 7 p.m. Public invited but the cut-off date for sign up is Sept. 13. Call: (714) 536-3032.
September 15, 2005 Stand Up Comedy - Doug James Comedy Night brings professional comedy acts to Huntington Beach for a show to make you laugh includes 3 professional comedians followed by live music. at Gallaghers Pub & Grill. Time: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Very cheep cover! 21+. Gallagher's Pub, 300 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA Call:(714) 536.2422. Photos
September 15, 2005 Bands - The Hollowpoints plus Deep Eynde, Civet and more to be announced. Must be 21+, valid ID required. Location: 17208 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA Call: (562) 592-2200.
September 15, 2005 Live Music - Robbie Armstrong acoustic music and songs. 21+, No Cover. Time: 7 to 11 p.m. Location: Harpoon Harry's Restaurant, 16821 Pacific Coast Hwy., Sunset Beach, CA 90742. Phone 562-592-5216. Photos
September 15, 2005 Band - Jim Rice at Taco Surf. This great
restaurant and bar serves delicious food in a casual, Mexican cantina
atmosphere. Location: 16821 Pacific Coast Hwy, Surfside, CA. Call: (562)
September 15, 2005 Band / Live Jazz - DW3 Jazz/ Rock Time: 8 to 11 p.m. Spaghettini Italian Grill, 3005 Old Ranch Parkway Seal Beach, California 90740 Call: 562-596-2199 or 714-960-6002.
September 15, 2005 Band - Jeff Gonzalez Duo - plays Jazz at Chimayo at the Beach, 315 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA. Time: 7 p.m., Cost: Free admission. 714-374-7273.
September 15, 2005 Bands - Open Jam Night at Perqs. Must be 21 or older, valid ID required. Time: 8 PM - 1 AM. Location: 117 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92648. Call: (714) 960-9996. More info
September 15, 2005 Band - Ladies Night with The 80'z All Stars at Fitzgeralds Pub and Grill Time: 8:30 p.m. to 12 a.m. Revisit the hits from the 80's with this awesome band. The fun starts at 8:30 pm. Dress up in your favorite 80's gear. Ladies get in free before 10 p.m. $3 Vodka Rockstars all night long!! $5 Cover. Call: (714) 968-4523.
September 15, 2005 Band - Ginger Sling performs original tunes with her guitar in this solo act. Blues includes jam session or classic tunes for 21+ at Scorpion Lounge Time: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. 8082 Adams Ave. Huntington Beach, CA Call: 714-374-9600. Photos
September 15, 2005 Dance - Liquid goes Country Western. Liquid ULTRA Lounge VIP Bottle Service available. Liquid Lounge offers four Bars, 13 TV’s, a pumping sound system, VIP Area’s and Two heated smoking patios. Doors open 9 p.m. Cost: $5 before 10 p.m., $10 after 10 p.m. 21 and over only. No tennis shoes or baggy clothes, please! Club attire required. Location: Liquid Lounge, 7887 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, California 92647 Call: (714) 892-0294.
September 15, 2005 Karaoke with KJ Darlene in Celebrity Room at Martini Blues 21+, valid ID required. Time: 8 p.m. No cover. Martini Blues Supper Club for full Full Dining and Bar. Live Entertainment Nightly! Location: 5874 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92649. , Reservations: 714-840-2129 $10 minimum order per person.
September 15, 2005 Comedy - Stand Up Comedy Ultimate Laff Down in the Legends Room at Martini Blues. 21+, valid ID required. Time: 8:30 p.m. $13 cover. Martini Blues Supper Club for full Full Dining and Bar. Live Entertainment Nightly! Location: 5874 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA Reservations: 714-840-2129 $10 minimum order per person.
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.