WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2007
If it's Mittwoch (German for Wednesday translated as middle of the week) in Huntington Beach and it's October, you won't want to miss the low-key free night to attend Oktoberfest at Old World Village. Bernie Bishoff does a bang up job of entertaining the audience with live German bands, savory foods, and an extensive list of light and dark beers. It's the perfect time to get out and sample the cultural heritage that HB enjoys.
October 17, 2007 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. www.oldworld.ws
October 17, 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.
October 17, 2007 - Art. On Location exhibit at Golden West College Fine Arts Gallery features contemporary rural and urban paintings of Darlene Campbell, Barrie Mottishaw, David Hines, Kathryn Phillips, Gregory Martin, Suong Yangchareon; Remembering James Fee: Peleliu. The late James Fee’s work last appeared in the Golden West College Fine Art Gallery in the fall of 2001, in the exhibit James Fee Peleliu Project. The Peleliu Project featured photographs by James Fee and photographs by and from the Archives of his father Russell Fee (b.1924, d.1972). James Fee’s father had been in the battle of Peleliu in the Philippines during World War II. The project was James Fee’s personal quest to retrace the steps of his late father. Photographs features in the exhibition are a tribute to James Fee’s memory. Runs through October 19, 2007. Location: Fine Arts Gallery, Golden West College, 15744 Golden West Street, Huntington Beach, Ca. Call: (714) 892-7711 Ext. 51032. Hours: Monday – Thursday, 10 am – 2 p.m.; Tuesday and Wednesday Evening, 5 – 8 p.m. Admission is free. For further information contact: Cheryl Tittle, Gallery Coordinator (714) 895-8358.
October 17, 2007 Bingo - Door opens at 10 a.m. Early bird 11 a.m. Regular 11:30 a.m. Free coffee, tea, and popcorn. Food and soft drinks available for purchase. Location: 7711 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, California Call: (714) 848-9440.
October 17, 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.
Santa Ana - The Inaugural Good Scout Lifetime Giving Luncheon - Honoring Ed Laird of Huntington Beach. Time: VIP Reception 11:15 a.m. to Noon, Lunch award Noon to 1:30 p.m. Cost: $300/individual sponsor includes lunch reserve by Oct. 5. Location: Bowers Museum, 2002 N. Main, Santa Ana, CA. Call: 546-4990 X143 Ken Camp
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