SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 2008
MUSEUMS & ART
April 5, 2008 Surfing Sounds Exhibit - Features the works and memorabilia of The Beach Boys. Learn about this top-selling band worldwide who brought a sound that lives today. Location: Huntington Beach International Surfing Museum. Location: 411 Olive Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Time: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost:$2/donation, Kids $1. Call: (714) 960-3483. surfingmuseum.org
April 5, 2008 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
April 5, 2008 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.
April 5, 2008 Art Show - Milford Zornes "American Artist" 100th Birthday Exhibition. Oil Paintings that have never been exhibited will be on display. Time: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: 16812 Pacific Coast Highway (next to Captain Jack's Restaurant). Call: (562) 592-4393.
MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT
April 5, 2008 Featured Artist Kofi Baker - Tribute to Cream (Kofi's dad is Ginger Baker of Cream). The son of famous English drummer, Ginger Baker, known for his flamboyant style in concert and albums that include some of the finest rock music performances in existence, Kofi's dad was an original member of Cream (Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce & Baker). Sunshine of Your Love, Spoonful, Born Under a Bad Sign, Strange Brew and White Room are some examples of Ginger Baker's early work that his son, Kofi, grew up with. Who could know such talent appears right in Huntington Beach? This is a concert not to be missed! Age 21+, Location: Perqs Nite Club, 117 Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: 714-960-9996.
April 5, 2008 Five Cover Bands - Cubensis (Grateful Dead), Tony Buttitta, Soul Sacrifice and more at The Blue Cafe. Cost: $10/person. Time: 8 p.m. Location: 17208 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (562) 592-1302.
April 5, 2008 Band - Sole Purpose. Tumbleweeds Bar & Grill, features the best food, fun and music from rock to blues. Begins after 8 p.m. Food served until Midnight every night. Location: 21094 S. Beach Boulevard, Huntington Beach, CA, Call: (714) 960-2776.
April 5, 2008 Band -Vanity Killz at Tumbleweeds HB with live bands, food served till midnight, live music, full bar, pool and darts, and sports shown. Tumbleweeds Saloon 'N' Eatery, 21095 S. Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, Ca (714) 960-2776
April 5, 2008 Acoustic Zoo with DJ Matt at Hurricanes Bar & Grill , 21+. Location: 200 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 374-0500. hurricanesbargrill.com
April 5, 2008 Band - Chapel of Thieves. Time: 8 p.m. Cover $5/ 21+. Surf City Saloon, 18528 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 963-7744.
April 5, 2008 Ronnie North performs at Martini Blues. 9 p.m. Cover, 21+. Martini Blues Supper Club, 5874 Edinger Avenue. Call: 714-840-2129 martiniblues.com.
April 5, 2008 Play - Steel Magnolias. This Huntington Beach Playhouse Production is set in Louisiana. Truvy’s Beauty Salon for Southern ladies is the center of the community's social world. It is where secrets are revealed, gossip relayed, and advice dispensed. Drama, humor and a range of emotions of the beauty shop women are explored in this play that's especially appealing to females. The script was also written as a popular movie production with Daryl Hannah, Sally Fields and Julia Roberts, to name a few. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $18-20. Location: Huntington Beach Cultural Center, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. hbph.org
April 5, 2008 Band - at Pelican Isle. 21+, No cover, cocktail bar. Location: 16400 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, California 92649 Call: (562) 592 3221.
April 5, 2008 Band - Live musical entertainment at Arbor's Steak & Seafood. Location: 6060 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. Call: (714) 842-5111.
April 5, 2008 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
April 5, 2008 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.
April 5, 2008 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.
April 5, 2008 Golden West College Swap Meet in 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
April 5, 2008 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.
April 5, 2008
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
April 5, 2008 Shipley Nature Center - Restoration Days. The Friends of Shipley Nature Center will be planting, weeding and cleaning up, and they need your assistance. On the first Saturday of the month, the public can tour Shipley Nature Center at 11 a.m., in addition to the clean up activities that begin at 9 a.m. and go till noon. Location: Central Park West, near Breakfast in the Park or on 17829 Golden West Street, between Slater and Central Library Drive, Huntington Beach, CA. Cost: Free. Call: (714) 842-4772. shipleynature.org
April 5, 2008 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.
April 5, 2008 Saturday Car Cruisers known 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.
April 5, 2008 Crabfest - Annual Huntington Beach Host Lions Club all-you-can-eat feast, the meal includes crab, bread, salad, chowder. no host bar. There will be a silent auction during the event. Cost: $40/ reserved seating only, rsvp by March 22. Time: 4 p.m. Location: Costa Mesa Senior Center, 695 West 19th St. in Costa Mesa, CA. Call: (714) 689-9479.
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.