FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2009
February 13, 2009 Romantic Gondola Cruise for Two. Huntington Harbour is beautiful and romantic, the two key ingredients for lovers on their Valentine Cruise. Gondolas depart from Peter's Landing on Pacific Coast Highway at Anderson, Huntington Beach, CA.
February 13, 2009 Rotary Sweetheart Ball. Rotary's annual ball is the fund-raiser talk of the town. Location: Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort, 21100 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA. Cost: $100/person. Call: (714) 845-8458. Subject to change
ART & MUSEUMS
February 13, 2009 Art Exhibit - HB's 100 YEARS Art Exhibit- The 100th Birthday of Huntington Beach is celebrated in a special gallery exhibit from Huntington Beach artist and gallery owner, Bill Anderson of Anderson Art Gallery. You are invited to the gallery to participate and view the exhibit. t and look at images from the 1960's through current times. Working in a variety of media, Anderson's works include linoleum block prints, water colors, oil paintings and drawings.
February 13, 2009 Ebb & Flow Art Exhibit - A Centennial Exhibition 2009, includes art and photographs representing 100 years of change in the city of Huntington Beach. Historic Resources Board and HB Art Center co-sponsor this event. Exhibit runs thru Feb. 22. Time: Noon to 6 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Location: 538 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 536-5258.
February 13, 2009 Art Exhibit - The Gallery HB features the most extensive collection Todd White Art in the U.S., and original art from local talents such as Toreen West, known for her beach scenes and portraits, and Dean Torrence of Jan & Dean fame, who specializes in airbrush art of classic California images. Time: Call for hours. The Gallery HB at (714) 845-4835. Location: Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach.
February 13, 2009 Farmer's Market and Arts & Crafts - Buy certified California grown produce and shop for hand-made one-of-a-kind jewelry such as bracelets, necklaces, rings and earrings. Rugs in the shape of surfboards, surf themed wall decor and planter boxes, household gifts, original art and body products are usually featured by vendors selling their creations at this weekly event held at Pier Plaza next to the Huntington Beach Pier. Time: Noon to 5 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Location: Pacific Coast Highway at Main Street adjacent to pier and city beach 6th Street parking lot, Huntington Beach, CA.
CONCERTS & ENTERTAINMENT
February 13, 2009 Have Another Monkey, band. Live music and no cover charge at Tumbleweeds HB. 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.
February 13, 2009 Road Kill Kings, band - at Perqs. No cover, 21+. Concert begins at night. Location: 117 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 960-9996. perqs.com
February 13, 2009 Academy for the Performing Arts, The Beatles Album Experience - The Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts, Commercial Recording Arts Department celebrates the music of The Beatles, performing original LPs in their entirety, on February 12 & 13, 2009. 'Classic Albums Made Under Duress' pair the Beatles 1969 swan song Abbey Road with Fleetwood Mac's 1976 blockbuster Rumours. Time: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $20; $15 Students and Seniors. Location: First Christian Church, 1207 Main Street, Huntington Beach. Tickets: (714) 536-2514 ext. 4025 and at the venue 1 hour prior to show time.
February 13, 2009 The Sound of Music. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Huntington Valley, ClubHouse Theatre presents the musical “The Sound of Music.” Productions take place on February 13 & 14 at 7pm with matinee performances on February 14 at 2pm. Boys & Girls Clubs of Huntington Valley, Kingston Branch Stage 16582 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley (Located between Warner & Heil at Mile Square Park). All seats are $5 and tickets can be purchased at the door. Call: (714) 531-2582. ClubHouseAcademy.com.