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Saturday, April 2, 2016

Slim Jim Phantom of the Stray Cats with Jamie James, plus the Rockin' Rebels, concert - at Don the Beachcomber. Location: 16278 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA.

City Jams and Skate Contest - at 5 Points Plaza. Learn to Skate with the Pros - at 5 Points Plaza.  Amateur skateboard contest open to public, free. 

Free Shredding Event - at Rodgers Senior Center. You can bring 5 boxes of paper items to be shredded safely and securely. Time: 9 a.m. - Noon. Limit: Five (5) banker boxes or paper grocery bags filled with junk mail and/or personal papers. Materials that can be placed in shredding container: Any paper, any color; any paper with paper clips, rubber bands, staples; and file folders except accordion type. NO wet trash, aluminum cans, food, plastic, cardboard boxes, ringed binders, newspapers and magazines. Location: 1718 Orange Ave. Huntington Beach, CA. Sponsored by Orange County Association of Realtors (OCAR)

Cinderella, ballet. Anthony Sellar's Ballet Repertory production includes Sergei Prokofiev timeless music score (recorded) and local talents of the ballet world. Time: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15-19. Location: Mainstage Theater, Golden West College, 15751 Gothard Street,  Huntington Beach, CA (714) 895-8150.

Dancing to DJs - at Black Bull Chophouse. Ride the mechanical bull. Time: 10 p.m. - 1:30 a.m. Largest Dance Floor in downtown Huntington Beach! Location: 300 Pacific Coast Highway, #112, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 969-6700.

Donut Derelicts Car Meetup - at Adams Ave. Donuts. Decades old group gathers to share enthusiasm over their custom and classic beauties. Time: 6-9 a.m. No fee. Just show up. Corner of Adams & Magnolia in Ace Hardware Parking lot. Be courteous of residential neighbors for spillover parking.

Metal Shop, band  - at King Neptunes. Location: 11715 Pacific Coast Highway, Sunset Beach, CA 90742

Jim Quealy - at Captain Jack's. Jim plays piano and guitar. Time: 7 p.m. Location: 16812 Pacific Coast Hwy Sunset Beach, CA 90742

Dungeon, Xanadoodz (Rush),  Stone Free (Jimi Hendrix) tribute bands concert - at Fitzgerald's Irish Pub. Otherworld Productions special night of tributes and a reunion of 80s band Dungeon. In addition to the killer music, it will also be a birthday party for Stone Free and founding member of Dungeon, Carlos! After the bands, stick around for the all star jam. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $10, door. Location: 19171 Magnolia St Huntington Beach, CA

Big Poi Combo, band - in the Dagger Bar at Don the Beachcomber. Time: 9 p.m. - Midnight. No cover. Location: 16278 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach, CA.

Flyer, band- at Harvey's Steakhouse.   Time: 9 p.m.  Location: 6060 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 842-5111

Those Guys, band - at Perqs Bar. Time: 9 p.m. Location: 117 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA. No cover. Call: (714)  960-9996

Orange County Genealogy Society Meeting, public invited. Non-members of the public can participate in introduction of guests and first time members; Half and Half fund raiser: a member wins half and the other half goes to the Society's General Fund; access to a  Resource Table with a variety of reference materials and supplies for sale; access to a Lineage Table for help in applying to a lineage society such as the DAR and Mayflower Society. Guest speakers Frank Cook and Linda Serna follow in presentations for members only. Time: 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Location: Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA  Location: C/D ROOM,

Lou Santini (Comedy Central) and Jason Love (America’s Got Talent), comedy show - at  Surf City Comedy Club.  Showtime: 8:05 p.m. Doors open at 6:30pm Cost: $18, age 18+ call (949) 287-3161 for reservations or . Minimums apply, Full bar and dining available. Location: Fuzion HB, 7227 Edinger Ave. Huntington Beach, CA

Treasures by the Sea - at Hyatt Regency Resort HB. Luncheon, entertainment, live & silent auctions. Assistance League Huntington Beach brings its delightful, annual event to the shores of Huntington Beach. One of its great fundraisers, your attendance supports the nonprofits causes. for info, tickets

Ragnar Relay SoCal. So what's a Ragnar Relay? It involves teams in a relay between  OC and San Diego. The event is sold out but you can watch teams take off from Huntington State Beach heading to San Diego.

Big Audio (Thank U Drive Thru) - at Tumbleweed's. Join t Sal, Kevin, Stephen, and Russ, for some Crazy Partying as only seen at Tumbleweeds in beautiful Huntington Beach CA . Time: 9 p.m. No cover.  Location: 21094 Beach Blvd Huntington Beach, CA 92648 Phone: (714) 960-2776

Newland House Museum Tour - The historic Newland House Museum  two-story Victorian home (1898) offers docent led tours from City Historian Jerry Person. 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.

Sonic Gold, band - at Surf Dogs Sports Bar & Grill. Time: 8:30 p.m. No cover. Location: 5932 Warner Ave., HB

Party Jones, band - at Taco Surf. The Beatles, Elton John, Todd Rundgren, Bob Seger, The Cars, Paul Simon, Queen, The Police, ELO, The Who, Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan are some of the artists' songs you'll hear at Taco Surf. Time: 6 p.m.

Help Your Garden Survive the Drought. Home Deport on Warner, April 2, 2016 8am to noon.

Green Natives, band - at Marlin Bar. If you're looking for a Cheers style bar on the north end of town, Marlin Bar offers hospitality, great food and bands performing most weekends. Location: 5874 Edinger Ave.  Huntington Beach, CA 92649. Call: (714) 861-1465

Saturday Night Out - at Hurricane's Bar & Grill.  DJs serve up the beats for dancing on the floor, plus great drinks and great eats. $5 cover after 9 p.m. Location: 200 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 374.0500

Eyes On Nest Sites (EONS) Volunteer Training  Saturday, April 2, 2016, 1-4 p.m. for data collection and monitoring of specific birds. Public contact: Whitney Thompson ( call: 714-846-1114

Happy Ending, band at 4 p.m. and Luis Louis Band at 8 p.m. - at Brix Sunset Beach. No cover.  Location: 16635 Pacific Coast Highway, Sunset Beach, Ca 90742 Call:(562) 592-3167

Swap Meet at Golden West College

NEARBY: Golden West College Gala - is not being held in Huntington Beach this year. The 19th annual fundraiser Dare To Dream the Sky is the Limit takes place at Hilton Orange County - Costa Mesa. Time: 5:30 p.m. Cost: $175, tickets at

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