Saturday, April 20, 2013
The Diary of Anne Frank, April 18-20, 2013 . An impassioned drama about the lives of eight people hiding from the Nazis in a concealed storage attic, THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK captures the claustrophobic realities of their daily existence. Adaptation from the original stage play by Goodrich and Hackett, the newly discovered writings from the diary of Anne Frank, as well as survivor accounts, are interwoven to create a contemporary impassioned story of the lives of people persecuted under Nazi rule. By Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett, newly adapted by Wendy Kesselman, event takes place at Huntington Beach High School Historic Theater, 1905 Main St., Tickets: $22 adults, $16 students and seniors. Shows 4 performances-- nightly at 7:30 p.m. Saturday Matinee at 2 p.m. Call (714) 536-2514 ext. 4025.hbapa.org
ASP World Tour surfer and 2012 US Open champion Lakey Peterson's film release party Zero to 100. Bella Terra and Hurley are hosting a Premiere in Huntington Beach with proceeds from the evening benefiting the Hyundai Cancer Institute at CHOC Children's. Music and a marketplace will commence onsite at Bella Terra at 5pm, featuring local Orange County band Hindu Pirates followed by R&B artist Antoine Allain. The official screening of Zero to 100 will begin promptly at 6:45pm at Century Theatres. A VIP area at Cheesecake Factory will host special guests including top surfers from the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP). Zero to 100 chronicles the rapid rise of one of the sports most talented and progressive female surfers. The event starts at 5pm with live music and action onsite, including the opportunity to meet Lakey Peterson and other ASP surfers. The film will commence at 6:45pm and is expected to sell out. Tickets are only $10 and can be purchased ahead of time at TicketBud.com. Location: 7777 Edinger, Huntington Beach, CA
NSSA Jr. Championships - This invitational qualifier is held next to Huntington Beach Pier. The public enjoys seeing the up & comers of the surfing world in this event. Top contenders qualified to compete include Tanner Martinez, Christian Willerth, Mark Lieberman, Sammy Harju, Michael Dennis, Aaron Dorff, Reid Novelich and many others. National Scholastic Surfing Association is an organization promoting surfing for those who maintain grade averages required to compete. Time: 7 a.m. Cost: Free to see. Location: South Side Huntington Beach Pier, Pacific Coast Highway and Main Street, Huntington Beach, CA. Contact Janice Aragon with questions or sponsorship opportunities: (714) 536-0445, nssajr.org
Sir Madam and Guests, band - at Gallaghers Pub. Time: 9 p.m. -1:30 a.m. Location: Pacific Coast Highway, #113, Huntington Beach, Ca. (714) 536-2422. gallagherspub.com
Hollywood Stones, tribute band - performs tunes of the beloved Rolling Stones at Harveys Steakhouse. Location: 6060 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, CA. Call (714) 842-5111.
Band - Live music at King Neptune's. Dinner is served from 5 to 10 p.m. and show begins around 10 p.m. Full bar with drinks served to 21 and older with valid ID.Call: (562) 592-4878. Location: 17115 Pacific Coast Hwy (one block north of Warner) Sunset Beach, Ca 90742
On the Rocks, band - Great band, no cover. Time: 9 p.m. Location: Address: Fitzgeralds Pub, 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach, CA 92646. Call: (714) 968-4523
Back to the 80s, band - at Perqs Bar. Only bona-fide bar in downtown Huntington Beach (no food menu). Location: 117 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA Call: (714) 960-9996.
Sons of Mothers, band - at Nadine's Irish Mist. Time: 8 p.m. Location: 16655 Pacific Coast Highway, Sunset Beach, CA Call:
Party Jones, band - at Taco Surf. Time: 6-9 p.m. Location: 16281 Pacific Coast Highway, Surfside, CA. Call: (562) 592-2290
Peter's Landing Farmer's Market with Petting Zoo and Crafts Fair. Enjoy live entertainment, food vendors (Mi Gusta Tamales of Pacoima sells out early,) artwork reprints of local beach scenes from local Anderson Art Gallery, great magnetic jewelry, candles, clothes, and of course, the incredible produces and farm fresh vegetables and fruits. Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Free parking, free admission, and Starbucks on site! Location: Peter's Landing, 16400 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, CA.
Roller Blading Fun Roll - Join the group of roller bladers who meet near the Huntington Beach Pier for a fun roller blade 16-mile round trip at an easy going pace (all levels and ages, plus bicycles welcome) from Huntington Beach to Newport Beach. Time: 10:30 a.m. Cost: Free. Just show up! funroll.com
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen, Author Event- Bestselling author Sarah Dessen is featured in a reading, discussion and signing of What Happened to Goodbye. Time: 2 p.m. Location: Barnes & Noble Huntington Beach at Bella Terra, 7881 Edinger Ave. #110, Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 897-8781
Fitcamp - on the Beach Meetup with Shane Roberts. A group of volunteers trying to spread health awareness in the local community of Huntington Beach, California and the surrounding cities. Three Saturdays per month, they offer a FREE Morning Fitcamp at 9am on the Beach on the South side of the H.B. Pier! The workout lasts for an hour and there is something for all ages and abilities. see updates: facebook.com/ocfitcamp
The Rocks, band. On The Rocks 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. Great band. No cover. Address: Fitzgeralds Pub 19171 Magnolia St. Huntington Beach, CA. Call: (714) 968 4523, fitzgeraldshb.net
Donut Derelicts - Big Car Show. It's actually one of the oldest meet-ups in California featuring rods, collectors, kits, classics--you name it. No charge. Location Adams Ave. & Magnolia - Ace Parking Lot. Time: 6-9 a.m. Cost: Free to see.
Spaghetti Luncheon (courtesy of Mike Ali and Friends). Enjoy a special spaghetti lunch with a suggested donation of $5 or get t-shirts for only $10 each, or do both! Your generous support to benefit the 9/11 Memorial Fund. With beautiful weather forecasted this Saturday, please join Zack’s located at the Pier Plaza, 405 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach. Time: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Call: (714) 536-0215
Newland House Museum Tours - Huntington Beach's historic property on display features guided tours usually provided by HB's historian, Jerry Persons. Time: Noon - 4 p.m. $2 donation. Location: Newland House Museum, 19820 Beach Blvd., Huntington Beach, CA. Call (714) 960-0055.
Events are subject to change, please call before going.