Calendar of Events
October 2012 Huntington Beach Events Calendar
Oktoberfest comes once a year and it's
the highlight of our Octobers in Surf City.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2012
October 1, 2007 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
October 1, 2007 Art - Windows Gallery in Huntington Beach Central
Library is open daily. Location: 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach,
Twelve Angry Men, play. By Reginald Rose, Directed by Martie Ramm. Dates:
October 12 - 21, 2012 Times: Oct. 12, 13, 18, 19, 20 at 7:30p.m. , Oct. 14,
21 at 2p.m. Where: Mainstage Theater Prices: $15 General Admission,
$13 Students and Seniors. Location: Golden West College, 15744 Golden West
St., Huntington Beach, CA. Call Theater Info Line: (714) 895-8150 Phone
Ticket Orders and Ticket Info: (714) 895-8150 x1. gwctheater.com
October 1, 2008
Oktoberfest at Old World Village German Day Celebration. Free food for
first 500 guests at 7 p.m. German bands, dancing and tasty German foods,
plus a variety of German and assorted beers on tap are sold. Mixed drinks
and liqueurs in shot glasses sold by " shot girls" wearing dirndl skirts
make this event a bit beach-sexy, yet family-friendly on Wednesday. Cover:
No cover. Location: 7561 Center Avenue #49, Huntington Beach,
California. Doors open around 6 p.m. Phone: 714-647-7107. oldworld.ws
October 1, 2008 Bingo - Elks Bing Wednesday Matinee - 25 total
games; $15 minimum buy in, all games pay $250. Doors open at 10 a.m. Early bird
11 a.m., regular at 11:30. Color monitors and computerized bingo verification
enhance the experience. Food, soft drinks available for purchase; free coffee,
tea and popcorn provided. Location: 7711 Talbert Avenue Huntington Beach, CA
92648. Call: (714) 848-9440. hbelks.com
October 6, 2012
NAMIWalks - Orange County 6th Annual NAMIWalks 5K. NAMI - National
Alliance on Mental Illness Description: Join NAMIWalks for Mental Health.
Registration is free, donations encouraged. This organization offers free
services and education to families and individuals affected by mental
illness.Our Kick-Off Breakfast is beign held August 11th 9:30 - 11:00 am
Click Here to RSVP 8th Annual NAMIWalks ~ Saturday, October 6, 2012 at the
Huntington Beach Pier Call: 714-203-9910 or email: email@example.com
Location: Huntington Beach Pier & Plaza Distance: 5K Walk Check-in: 8 a.m.
Start Time: 9 a.m. Website: namiwalksoc.org
October 7, 2012 - Paws for a Cause. 2 mile dog walk at Huntington Beach
Dog Beach, Pacific Coast Highway between Seapoint and Golden West Streets,
Huntington Beach, CA. Starts at 8:30 a.m. Registration required, costs
around $30. paws-for-a-cause.net
October 12-21, 2012 Twelve Angry Men, play. Golden West College Theater
with Martie Ramm (director) presents a drama that involves 12 jurors who
must decide the fate of a man accused of stabbing his father.
October 12-13, 2012 HHPC Holiday Boutique. The Holiday Boutique
features jewelry, clothing, accessories, home decor, specialty gourmet and
more! Purchases benefit Philharmonic Society Youth Music Education Programs.
Location: Huntington Harbour Mall, 16907 Algonquin Street, Huntington Beach,
CA. Time: Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
October 12, 2012 Restore the Wetlands -
Rabbit Island, ae is a 20-acre rare dune habitat at the Bolsa Chica
Ecological Reserve is surrounded by coastal salt marsh, but is infested with
non-native Iceplant and other invasives. Help remove these invasive plants
and learn more about Bolsa Chica--wear work gloves, water is provided. Space
limited, reservations recommended, volunteers are limited to age 15 years
and up. Work Days: September 14, 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. October 12, 11 a.m. – 2
p.m. November 10, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Contact Austin Parker: Austin@bolsachica.org.
October 13, 2012 Thank U Drive Thru,
band - at Tumbleweeds. 21094 S. Beach Blvd.
Huntington Beach (714) 960-2776. tumbleweedshb.com
October 14, 2012 - Wine, Cheese and
Chocolate. Join in for an afternoon of Wine,
Cheese & Chocolate in support of Project
Self-Sufficiency, a non-profit organization
that assists single parents earning their
education to become self-sufficient. Live
music and a fabulous silent auction are
included. Time: 2-5 p.m. Cost: $30 presale,
$40 door. Newland Barn, 19822 Beach Blvd,
Huntington Beach, CA.
October 17, 2012 3rd
Wednesday Art Walk - Held
each 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6 to 9 p.m., this event
features art exhibits in downtown Huntington
Beach businesses ranging from restaurants to
hotels and ad agencies. It is absolutely
free for the public to see.
October 21, 2012 - Surf City Beach Derby.
Derby runners, walkers, and program
supporters can raise funds to assist
families in transition. Runners can raise
funds from family, friends, neighbors, and
co-workers through October 20th, with all
funds raised through sponsorship of runners
going directly to the Project Self
Sufficiency Program. Info:
surfcitybeachderby.kintera.org or call (714)
October 31, 2012 Trick or Treat on Main
Street, Downtown HB. Halloween Fest on Main
Street Time: 4 -8 p.m. Cost: Free. Kids can
Trick or Treat with local merchants in
downtown HB and enjoy free activities such
as Pony Rides and Petting Zoo. Bouncy
houses, Giant Slide, Drekko the
Dragon, 40 foot Obstacle Course, Police and
Fire Departments with their vehicles include
an antique fire truck. Face Painting,
Costume Contests, HBoo Walk of Chills and
Thrills on Walnut & Main Street, plus a
whole lot more to see. Simply Halloween
store on 5th and Walnut gives 10% off
costumes if you mention the costume contest.
STRAND ON 5TH STREET (and Walnut). Registration available on
location during events.
- 4 p.m. Costume Contest Registration for kids & pets at
the Haunted Strand on 5th Street
- 5 p.m. Kids Costume Contest at the Haunted Strand on 5th.
- Ages: Infant-6 years; 7-12 years
Scariest, Funniest, Cutest, Most Creative, Best Duo or Group
- 6:30 p.m. Business Spooky Decor Award at Haunted Strand
- 6:30 p.m. Canine Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest. Categories
include Scariest, Funniest, Cutest, Most Creative, Best Duo or Group
Costume Contest Entry.
does not guarantee accuracy of information as events are subject to change.