SATURDAY, MAY 5, 2007
May 5, 2007 Retrofest 2007 performed by Academy for the Performing Arts. Location: Huntington Beach High School, 1905 Main Street. Festival seating tickets: $15 general admission; $12 Student, Senior 65+; Free Children 3 & under. Location: Huntington Beach Historic Theaterwith 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
May 5, 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
May 5, 2007 Saturday Car Cruisersknown as the Donuts Derelicts share Hot Rods, Street Cars, Woodies, Imports and a variety of restored vehicles at Adams and Magnolia Ave. Parking is available in the Ace parking lot or Adams Avenue Donut Shop with overflow parking extending to Drug Emporium lot across Adams. Time 6 a.m., over by approx. 8:30 a.m. No phone number available. Cost: Free admission.
May 5, 2007 Golden West College SwapMeetin the Golden West College parking lot includes New & Used Items, Fresh Produce, Records, Music Memorabilia, Antiques & Collectibles and much more! Cost: Free Parking and Free Admission. Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call: (714) 898-7927 for 24-hour information. Location: 15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, California 92647.
May 5, 2007 Wetlands viewing - Birders, nature lovers and the curious are invited to drop by the Bolsa Chica Ecological Preserve, 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
May 5, 2007 Art - Windows Gallery in Huntington Beach Central Library on the first floor features works from amateur and professional artists with varied themes that range from landscapes to abstracts. This mixed media exhibit is free to see. Location: 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Photo
May 5, 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
May 5, 2007 Skaters - Bring your roller skate, blades, inline, bikes and join skaters who meet at Pier Plaza for an easy morning of exercise. Time: Approx. 10:30 a.m. funroll.com
May 5, 2007 Newland House Museum Tour- The historic Newland House is features a museum and docent led tours from local historians who provide information about the two-story Victorian home built in 1898. Location: Newland Center at Beach Boulevard and Adams Avenue, 19820 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach CA 92648. Time: Noon to 4 p.m. Cost: $2. Call: (714) 962-5777. Photos
May 5, 2007 Play - Frances Hodgson Burnett’s Tony Award winning musical is about Mary Lennox, an orphaned girl who lost her parents in an earthquake in India. Sent to England to live with her embittered uncle who lost his wife and has never recovered, Mary roams the Yorkshire manor alone. Finding an overgrown secret garden, the favorite of her aunt and locked up since her death, Mary and a new friend bring the garden back to life. Sickly bed-riddent cousin, Colin, is enticed to leave his bed and see the garden. It's a decision that impacts and changes the lives of all involved. Directed by Martie Ramm and performed by students of Golden West College. Location: Golden West College,15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, California 92647. Mainstage Theater, Box office (714) 895-8150, Tuesday-Thursday, 2-5 pm. Admission: $20. Time: 8 p.m.
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