SATURDAY,MARCH 21, 2009
March 21, 2009 Beachcruisers Car Show- Woody and Beach Cruise Car Show and Competition. Held annually in downtown Huntington Beach and along the Huntington Beach Pier, cars compete for prizes and trophies. The public can attend free. Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost: Free. socalwoodies.com
March 21, 2009 Rebel Rock Tour 09 - Rock, punk and metal music from Sideshow Productions includes many things to keep you entertained such as a Wet T-shirt contest, Beer Chug contest and give-aways. Time: 9 p.m. Cost: No cover, 21+. Location: Martini Blues, 5874 Edinger, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 840-2129.
March 21, 2009 The Magic of Composting. This hands-on event is offered in a natural setting that practices composting. Shipley Nature Center presents The Magic of Composting lecture on Vermicomposting (composting food scraps with worms) and Backyard Composting (traditional composting with yard waste and other organics). Learn how easily you can transform your kitchen scraps and backyard cuttings into rich compost for your plants and gardens. Event will repeat on May 16th, June 20th and July 11th if you can't attend. Two different lectures are available: Vermiculture from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. and Traditional Backyard Composting from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Cost: $10/lecture, $15/both lectures. Registration required in advance, Call: (714) 842-4772. Location: Shipley Nature Center, 17851 Golden West St., Huntington Beach, CA. shipleynature.org
March 21, 2009 Women of Another Century Who Made a Difference - Daughters of American Revolution - Clara Barton Chapter 35th Anniversary meeting. Time: 9:30 a.m. Guests always welcome! email for information: ahdensmore @cox.net
March 21, 2009 Mazacote - Live salsa rhythms at Habana Cabana. Time: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Cost: No cover. Location: 18522 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 968-1133.
March 21, 2009 Rebel Rock Tour - at Martini Blues. The best of the underground with Rock, Metal and Punk. Wet t-shirt, beer chug, give-aways. Time: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $15/cover, 21+. Location: 5874 Edinger, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 840-2129.
March 21, 2009 George Duke in Concert. World class artist, George Duke is a producer, singer, songwriter and pianist. He's simply the Master of the Funk! Time: 7 & 9 p.m. shows. Cost: $45 -90. Location: Huntington Beach Library Theatre (319 seats), located at 7111 Talbert Avenue, Huntington Beach. Call: (714) 377-7574. bbjazz.com
March 21, 2009 Golden West College Gala. This fundraiser invites the public to join in and help raise money for scholarships and other programs funding. Elmore Toyota Presents the 12th Annual Golden West College Gala. Dance through the decades with music and entertainment provided by Wayne Foster Entertainment. Location: Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort, 21100 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 895-8316.
March 21, 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.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.
March 21, 2009 City Reconsider Art Exhibition. Featured artists use the art center as an incubator for creativity in this experimental exhibit. Runs through Apr. 12. Time: Noon to 6 p.m. Cost: Free admission. Location: 538 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 374-1650.
March 21, 2009 Art Exhibit - 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.
March 21 , 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, CA
March 21, 2009 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 21 , 2009 Tour the Bolsa Chica Wetlands. Park at the south lot of the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, across the street from the main entrance to Bolsa Chica State Beach on Pacific Coast Highway. Open daily from sunrise to sunset.
March 21 , 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.
March 21, 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.
March 21, 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.
Costa Mesa - Fanfare 2009, A Spring Music Concert. Students from the Academy for Performing Arts (APA) Instrumental Music Department present their Spring Concert featuring the APA Chamber Orchestra, Select Wind Ensemble, and the winners of the APA Concerto Competition. Students also perform in chamber ensembles of woodwind, brass, string, percussion, and keyboard instruments. This is an evening of great classical and contemporary music performed by outstanding high school musicians! Time: 3 p.m. Cost: $8 Adult, $5 Student or Senior. Location: Lyceum Theater, Costa Mesa High School, 2650 Fairview Road (at Arlington), Costa Mesa, CA 92626. Adjacent to the Northwest corner of the OC Fairgrounds & Orance Coast College. Call for tickets: (714) 536-2514 ext. 4025. hbapa.org
Girl Scout Apprecition Week 2009 - Sunday, March 8 to Saturday, March 14