SUNDAY, MARCH 23, 2008
Easter Day 2008 was warm, with temperatures rising up to 84 degrees (it reached 94 in nearby San Pedro). The beaches experienced sizeable traffic because of the warm weather, and the roads also included plenty of traffic as local residents and visitors sough things to do on a beautiful afternoon. While the Midwest and East Coast experienced snow, Huntington Beach basked in the glow of another pleasant Easter with weather out of this world!
March 23, 2008 Sunset Gondola Cruise Tickets. Individuals, couples and families can take a personal gondola tour.
March 23, 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
March 23, 2008 Sunrise Easter Service at Huntington Beach Pier. Interfaith service time: 6 a.m. Cost: Free. Location: Pacific Coast Highway at Main Street, parking available at Pier Plaza adjacent to the event where service is offered.
March 23, 2008 Band - OCD 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
March 23, 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
March 23, 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
March 23, 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 6 p.m. Location: 16812 Pacific Coast Highway (next to Captain Jack's Restaurant). Call: (562) 592-4393. Call: (562) 592-4393. Photos
March 23, 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.
March 23, 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.
March 23, 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.
March 23, 2008 Karaoke - Center Stage Karaoke with Josh. Location: Surf City Saloon. Time: 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Address: 18528 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 963-7744.
March 23, 2008 Easter Brunch - Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort's award-winning Executive Chef Jeff Littlefield will prepare a family-friendly brunch consisting of a variety of dishes to celebrate the Easter holiday. The meal will offer guests an assortment of fresh seafood, a carving board, traditional breakfast items, delectable desserts and much more. Easter Brunch will be presented in three different seatings at 10:00am, 12:30pm and 3:00pm. The prices for this event are $75 per adult and $19.95 per child, plus tax and gratuity. Guests who wish to enjoy Easter Brunch at the Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort are encouraged to make reservations by calling (714) 845-8444.
This calendar does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.