Huntington Beach California features things to do, places to eat, clubs to visit and bars with live music to enjoy. Each day you'll discover life can be sweet at the beach with great shopping and attractions nearby. Did you know that in addition to local attractions, you can head over to Disneyland for some thrills, ride roller coasters at Knotts Berry Farm, see the tidepools at Laguna Beach and visit South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa? Universal Studios Hollywood isn't far away. And the big destinations are San Diego (with Legoland), and coastal Santa Monica, Beverly Hills with Rodeo Drive and a whole lot of upscale shopping ranging from rings and designer handbags to silk suits, leather Italian shoes and more!
TUESDAY, JANUARY 1, 2008
January 1, 2008 Polar Plungeis held next to the Huntington Beach Pier. January 1, 2008 Pier Plaza Plunge - 8th Annual Huntington Beach Pier Plaza Plunge and Huntington Beach Host Lions Club 70th Anniversary Celebration. This year the Pier Plunge (used to be called Pier's Polar Plunge) will include a pancake breakfast at Zack's Pier Plazafrom 9:30 to 11 a.m. Breakfast Cost: $5. At Noon participants can plunge into the Pacific Ocean or simply show up and sponsor the event with a donation. Cost: $10 donation includes certificate of participation. Proceeds benefit Lions Project, Canine Companions for Independence. Call: Lee Love (714) 349-7706; Can register online at hbplunge.com or day of event at event location.
January 1, 2008 New Year's Day Bowl Games at Tumbleweeds Bar & Saloon where food is served till Midnight every day! Pool, darts, Monday Night Football Specials and meal deals. 21094 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, California (714) 960-3776
January 1, 2008 – Rose Parade Excursion. Attend the 119th Rose Parade hassle free by riding in a bus from Huntington Beach. The Community Services Department has chartered two buses to the 2008 Rose Parade. Grandstand seating at 2000 East Colorado Blvd. Limited to 100 registrants, so the tickets will not last long! All registrants under 17 years must be accompanied by an adult. All participants must purchase a ticket. Buses depart from the Civic Center, 2000 Main Street, at 6:45 a.m. “sharp” and return at approximately 3:00 p.m.Call (714) 536-5486. Cost: $95/person. Registration: Community Services Department, 5th Floor, Civic Center, 2000 Main Street, Huntington Beach. surfcity-hb.org
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