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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2006
October 20, 2006 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.
October 20, 2006 ISA World Surfing Games 2006 will be held in Huntington Beach, California, USA, October 14 - 22, 2006. The ISA World Surfing Games 2006, hosted by Surfing America will be the 21st edition of the biennial contest that determines the world's top surfing nations and awards individual surfing titles and medals in the categories of shortboard surfing (men and women), bodyboard (men and women) and longboard. The tradition started in 1964 at Manly Beach in Sydney, Australia, where surfers from around the world representing their home nation competed for men and women's surfing titles. Location: South Side of Huntington Beach Pier near Pacific Coast Highway & Main Street, Huntington Beach, California. Time: Daily, daylight hours
October 20, 2006 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
October 20, 2006 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.
October 20, 2006 Shipley Nature Center features trails, interactive touch and feel displays for youth, and wildlife such as birds, turtles and plants endemic to the region. Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost: Free, Donations accepted. Location: Huntington Central ParkWest on Golden West Street between Slater Ave. and Talbert - Central Library Dr., Huntington Beach, CA (Map Location: 17732 Golden West St.) Call: (714) 842-4772.
October 20, 2006 Live Music at The Arbors, 6060 Warner, Huntington Beach, CA . Cost: Free. Call: (714) 842-5111.
October 20, 2006 Band - Say When plays from 8 to 10 p.m. at Chimayo at the Beach, 315 Pacific Coast Highway Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Call: 714-374-7273.
October 20, 2006 Frisbee Disc Golf open daily. Huntington Beach Disc Golf Course. Location: Central Park - Golden West St. near Talbert Ave. Cost: Under $4. Call: (714) 425-9931.
October 20, 2006 DJ - at Killarney's 209 Main St. Killarney, an Irish restaurant and pub with beers on tap and a warm and friendly fireplace invites 21 and older. Location: 209 Main Street, Huntington Beach, California 92648. Call: (714) 536-7887.
October 20, 2006 Pumpkin Patch - Johnson Brothers Pumpkin Patch features pony rides, bounce house and tons of pumpkins. Location: 15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, California 92647. Call: (714) 891-7456
October 20, 2006 Lobster Month at Longboard Pub. This is the season we long for. 2 Lobsters - 2 people, potatoes and corn on the cob for $22. Longboard Restaurant & Pub, 217 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA Call: (714) 960-1896
October 20, 2006 Band - The Mids cover band. Location: Marlin Bar & Grill, 16651 Gothard Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92647. Call: (714) 842-5587.
October 20, 2006 Bands - Domination 101 tribute to Pantera, Crazy Train tribute to Ozzy Osbourne and The Battle of LA tribute to Rage Against the Machine at Surf City Saloon. 21+, ID. No cover. Location: Surf City Saloon, 18528 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: 714-963-7744
October 20, 2006 Play, Musical - A Funny Thing Happened on the
Way to the Forum written by Burt Shevelove & Larry Gelbart with music by
Stephen Sondheim. Made famous in a movie that included actors Zero Mostel,
Phil Silvers and Buster Keaton, it's a story about Pseudolus, who's
desperate to win his freedom. The slave attempts to help his young master,
Hero, earn the love of a courtesan, Philia. Meanwhile, Pseudolus has to
outsmart Hero's parents, the slave-master, Lycus, and the large man that has
already paid for Philia, Miles Gloriosus. Also, an old man Erronious is
desperately searching for his lost children. In the end, it turns out that
Philia and Miles are brother and sister and the children of Erronious.
Further, Philia is now allowed to marry Hero and Pseudolus gains his
freedom. Reserved seating tickets: $15; $12 Student,
Senior 65+; Free Children 3 & under. Location:
Historic Huntington Beach Theater
with the Bell Tower, 1905 Main Street (cross streets Main & Yorktown),
Huntington Beach, California. Parking in back of the school or across the
street at City Hall in Public Parking stalls. Call: (714) 536.2514 x
4025 / Recorded info: (714) 536.2514 x 602 www.hbapa.org
October 20, 2006 Art - Windows Gallery in Huntington Beach Central Library features mixed media exhibits. Membership to the nonprofit Huntington Beach art club is open to the public. For information on joining this affordable club (membership is around $30/year, subject to change), call Louis LaCroix (714) 847-2813. Location: 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA.
October 20, 2006 Art Exhibit - MANufactured is a contemporary art exhibit featuring Cathy Breslaw, Amy Caterina, Maureen Shields and Tomoko Suzuki. Plastic, fiber and fabric are manufactured products that make for interesting creations when a group of creative artists paint and sculpt. Location: Huntington Beach Art Center. Cost: Free. Location: 538 Main Street, Huntington Beach, California 92648 Call: (714) 374-1650.
October 20, 2006 Band - The Larry Fresch Trio with Larry Fresch, Sax; Kenny Williams, Keyboard/Piano and Ray Genovese, Drums at Cavallino Ristorante, 8052 Adams Ave, Huntington Beach, CA 92646. Call (714) 536-6665.
October 20, 2006 Dare to Dream 28th Annual Ed Arnold Benefit Dinner & Auction. Proceeds benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Huntington Fountain Valley. Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA Cost: $150/person. Call: (714) 309-4962.
October 20, 2006 Band - Hot Box Show. 21+, valid ID required. Cover & $10 minimum order per person. Martini Blues Supper Club for full Full Dining and Bar. Location: 5874 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA Call: (714) 840-2129.
October 20, 2006 Jason Feddy - Live music with acoustic sounds at Pete's Sunset Grille. Time: 7 to 10 p.m. Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, Location: 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA
October 20 2006 Band - Soul Shadows. 21+, valid ID required. Cover & $10 minimum order per person. Martini Blues Supper Club for full Full Dining and Bar. Location: 5874 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA Call: (714) 840-2129.
October 20, 2006 Live Music - Pianist / Vocalist in the Red Chair Lounge. Hyatt's Red Chair Lounge night club. 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. Time: 8:30pm - 11:30pm. No cover. 21+. Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa, Location: 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA
October 20, 2006 Club Canes and DJ Dime at Hurricanes. Must be 21+ with Valid ID All shows start at 9:00p! $Cover. Hurricanes Bar & Grill. Location: 200 Main Street Suite 201 Huntington Beach, Ca 92648 Call: (714) 374-0500.
October 20, 2006 Lecture - Cathy Thomas of OC Register Food section will speak about her book, Melissa's Best Produce Guide and other food columns, tips and more. Thomas has taught cooking classes for over 20 years, has worked as a food stylist and writer at the Orange County Register for over 15 years and has been featured in a variety of reviews in the press. Cost: $15. Checks payable to FOTL can be mailed to Huntington Beach Central Library - FOTL, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA 92648. For more information call 842-4481, press 7 at prompt. You can also visit the Friends of the Library Gift Store at Huntington Beach Central Library to purchase tickets. Location: 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach.
October 20, 2006 Band - Robbie Armstrong at Harpoon Harry's. Time: 7 p.m. No cover. Harpoon Harry's Restaurant 16821 Pacific Coast Hwy. Sunset Beach, CA 90742. Phone 562-592-5216
October 20, 2006 OC Foto Presents The Pricks, Unresolved and Fury. Time: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Place: Fitzgerald's. Location: 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA. 92646 Call: (714) 968-4523
October 20, 2006 DJ Freestyles presents Manipulating Vibrations, an eclectic mix of tunes to enhance your dining experience. Time: 8 p.m. to Close at Red Pearl Kitchen, 412 Walnut Ave. Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Call: (714) 969-0224.
October 20, 2006 Music and dining - Enjoy live piano music every Friday and Saturday night at Baci Restaurant. Known for it's authentic menu and extensive wine list, Baci has become an Orange County favorite for tourists and locals alike. Location: 18748 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach CA 92648 Call: (714) 965-1194
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