SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2009
February 7, 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 7, 13 & 14 at 7pm with matinee performances on February 7 & 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.
February 7, 2009 Swindles BD Bash with Rap Artist Doll-E Girl. The public is invited to this rap, rock, hop, event at Martini Blues featuring special guest Doll-E Girl. Others include Epademik, Kadillak Kaz, Task Force and Indovidualz. Hosted by Dok LikMLo and spins by DJ Cha Chi. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: $15/ dress code: no solid tees, no excessive baggy pants and no rags (strictly enforced). Drink specials all night and half-price bottles till 10 p.m. Location: Martini Blues, 5874 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. For VIP table service call DJ swindle (949) 394-8578.
February 7, 2009 Thank-U-Drive Thru Band. Popular Southern California band that also performs at Lighthouse Cafe in Hermosa Beach will appear at Tumbleweeds, where food is served till Midnight! Location: 21094 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, California. (714) 960-2776
February 7, 2009 Dean Rod Band - Studying piano and composition at the acclaimed California Institute of the Arts music school, this Los Angeles-based composer and performer's song repertoire spans the universal and enduring genres of music, including: pop, classic rock, golden oldies, jazz, romantic ballads, standards, showtunes, country-western, British invasion, and blues. Time: 8:30 - 11:30 p.m. Location: Red Chair Lounge, Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort, 21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA. (714) 698-1234
February 7, 2009 Gondola Ride - Sunset Gondola Cruise.Gondoliers take you through the channels of Huntington Harbour to see the elegant homes and moonlit waters of this romantic harbor comprised of 6 islands. Price for two is around $75. Location: Peters Landing, Huntington Beach, CA. Time: 11 - 11 daily.
February 7, 2009 Swap Meet - Golden West College Swap Meet includes produce, used items, new goods ranging from clothing to tools. Cost: Free. Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call: (714) 898-7927 for 24-hour information. Location: 15744 Golden West St., Huntington Beach, California
February 7, 2009 Tour the Bolsa Chica Wetlands. From 9 to 10:30 a.m., docents of Amigos de Bolsa Chica organization provide free guided tours. Park at the south lot of the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, across the street from the main entrance to Bolsa Chica State Beach where tours begin on the walkbridge every 15 minutes. Exploring five areas of interest, each presentation includes history, birds, endangered species, ecology and restoration. This is a free tour on a first come, first served basis available to the public, including vacationers, students, small groups and local citizens. amigosdebolsachica.org
February 7, 2009 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.
February 7, 2009 Beach Bonfire. You must bring your own fire wood to the beach for a beach bonfire. Fire rings are located north of the Huntington Beach Pier at Bolsa Chica State Beach on Pacific Coast Highway (between Warner Ave. & Seapoint St.) and south of the Huntington Beach Pier on PCH between 1st Street and Beach Blvd. at Huntington City Beach or between Beach Blvd. & Brookhurst Street at Huntington State Beach. Cost: Free, first come-first serve.
February 7, 2009 Shipley Nature Center - The Friends of Shipley Nature Center is open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 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
ART GALLERIES & MUSEUMS
February 7, 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 7, 2009 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
February 7, 2009
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.
February 7, 2009 Art Show - HB's 100 Years. Time: 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: 16812 Pacific Coast Highway (next to Captain Jack's Restaurant). Call: (562) 592-4393.