FRIDAY, JULY 27, 2007
July 27, 2007 Adventure Playground - Offers old-fashioned fun for kids ages 6 - 12. Build a fort with lumber, ride a raft on the pond, jump in the mud, navigate a rope bridge, and learn how to play in nature. Children must wear tennis shoes and be prepared to get dirty. Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Call: (714) 842-7442. Adventure Playground in Central Park. Location: 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA. Photos
July 27, 2007 Surfers’ Hall of Fame Induction - Legendary surfers celebrated in the 10th anniversary 2007 inductions of Sofia Mulanovich, Al Merrick, Bruce Irons and Martin Potter. This powerful class of trailblazers will leave their permanent mark on the surfing world at 10 a.m. in front of Huntington Surf & Sport (corner of PCH and Main Sts.).
July 27, 2007 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. Photos
July 27, 2007 Bank of the West Beach Games and US Open of Surfing. The Bank of the West Beach Games brings together top surfers from around the world as well as a mix of action sports super-stars of skate, bmx, and freestyle motocross along with musical artists in a week-long beach festival. Soul Bowl - Skateboarding - WCS Sanctioned. Freestyle Motocross Demos; Karch Kiraly Invitational (4-Man Pro Beach Shootout) features 4 on 4 volleyball competition with four total matches. Concert Stage featuring musical artists. Surfers Village - Games, lounge and more than 70 sponsor displays & vendor booths, fashion show with interactive booths, music. Location: Huntington Beach Pier.
July 27, 2007 Band - at Pelican Isle. 21+, No cover, cocktail bar. Location: 16400 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, California 92649 Call: (562) 592 3221. Photos
July 27, 2007 Band - Live musical entertainment at Arbor's Steak & Seafood, known for its fine steaks, prime-rib, chicken and an incredible dining and entertainment experience. For lighter faire, visit the cocktail lounge where live music is enjoyed along with dancing (call for updated schedule). Arbor’s serves a nightly dinner menu with Early Bird Specials from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Location: 6060 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. Call: (714) 842-5111.
July 27, 2007 Band - at J. King Neptunes. 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 Photos
July 27, 2007 Band - at Taco Surf. This great restaurant and bar serves delicious food in a casual, Mexican cantina. Location: 16821 Pacific Coast Hwy, Surfside, CA. Call: (562) 592-2290. Photos
July 27, 2007 Jazz - at Spaghettini. Time: 8:30 to 11:30 p.m. Spaghettini Italian Grill and Jazz Club, 3005 Old Ranch Parkway Seal Beach, California 90740 Call: 562-596-2199 or 714-960-6002.
July 27, 2007 Band - at Harpoon Harry's, known for its seafood and King Crab Legs. 21+, Cost: 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
July 27, 2007 Band - Say When features Mike Kelsen & Eric Ruskin. Time: 8 pm - 11 pm. Location: Chimayo at the Beach, Huntington Beach, 315 Pacific Coast Hwy. (714) 374-7273. No cover, 21+.
July 27, 2007 Art Exhibit - Baseball is the theme of a new art exhibit at Anderson Art Gallery, 16812 Pacific Coast Highway, Sunset Beach, CA. 90742. (562) 592-4393. Hours: Fridays and Saturdays 1 to 10 p.m., Sundays 1 to 8 p.m. or by appointment.
June 21, 2007 Disc Frisbee Golf - The public is invited to get out and compete in this exciting sport that's relaxing and easy to learn. Location: Huntington Beach Disc Golf Course, Central Park lot off Golden West Street between Talbert and Ellis. Time: Daily. Call: (714) 425-9931. Photos
July 27, 2007 Kids - Sandcastle Story Time. 3 to 5 years young age level stories and reading. Time: 10 to 11 a.m.. Cost: Free. Location: 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 375-5107.
July 27, 2007 Bands -Monsters of Rock is an Arena Rock tribute. Time: 9 p.m. Martini Blues 21+, valid ID required. $10 minimum order per person. Martini Blues Supper Club for full Full Dining and Bar. Location: 5874 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92649 martiniblues.com, Call: (714) 840-2129.
July 27, 2007 Band - Maverick of Muse. Time: 9 p.m. Martini Blues 21+, valid ID required. $10 minimum order per person. Martini Blues Supper Club for full Full Dining and Bar. Location: 5874 Edinger Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92649 martiniblues.com, Call: (714) 840-2129.
July 27, 2007 Disc Frisbee Golf Weekly Amateur League Play - The public is invited to get out and compete in this exciting sport that's relaxing and easy to learn. In weekly league play, competitors are assigned a handicap. Location: Huntington Beach Disc Golf Course, Central Park lot off Golden West Street between Talbert and Ellis. Time: 3 p.m. Call for pricing and sign up: (714) 425-9931. Photos
July 27, 2007 Club Cane's Dance Party with DJ Dime at Hurricanes Bar & Grillis Huntington Beach's longest running dance party. - $7 cover after 8:30 p.m. 21+. Hurricanes Bar & Grill, 200 Main St., Suite 201, Huntington Beach , CA.
July 27, 2007 Shipley Nature Center - Open to the public, it includes an interpretive center with educational exhibits, nature trails for wildlife viewing and native gardens. Shipley Nature Center is an 18-acre natural area open daily M-Sat 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Phone: 714-842-4772 Photos
July 27, 2007 Wetlands viewing - Birders, nature lovers and the curious are invited to drop by the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, one of the West Coast's significant flyways for migrating birds. Bring binoculars to enjoy even closer views of these soaring creatures. Location: Pacific Coast Highway between Seapoint and Warner on the east side of the highway. Enjoy 300 acres, plus a 1.5 mile loop trail. No pets or bikes permitted on the trails. Open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Photos
July 27, 2007 Art - Windows Gallery in Huntington Beach Central Library is open daily. Location: 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Photo
July 27, 2007 Gondola Cruises - Huntington Harbour Sunset Gondola Cruise offers daytime rendez vous or biz cruise or Friday evening social (up to 6) plus romance cruises to launch the perfect date. Location: Peter's Landing and Marina, Huntington Beach (Pacific Coast Highway near Anderson). Location map & reservations/ Photos
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