Wiener Nationals set Saturday at Los Alamitos Race Track

The 22nd running of the Wienerschnitzel Wiener Nationals will be on Saturday, July 22, 2017, with proceeds to benefit the Seal Beach Animal Care Center. The Care Center is a non-profit group dedicated to finding home for stray animals in the Orange County area. Admission is $3 for adults; Children 17 and under are free….

Party with POW! WOW! at The Cove tonight and The Varden on July 22

To celebrate POW!WOW! The Long Beach Convention & Visitors Bureau Presents: Party at The Cove from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, July 20, at The Cove (300 E. Ocean Blvd.). Music, food and more will be on hand during the event. Another POW! WOW! highlight is from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, July 22,…

I love ‘Mary Poppins,’ closing Sunday at Carpenter Theater

I’m in love with Mary! “Mary Poppins” that is! Forgive me a moment why I burst into song! “Oh, it’s a jolly holiday With Mary Mary makes your ‘eart so light When the day is gray And ordinary Mary makes the sun shine bright! “Oh ‘appiness is bloomin’ All around ‘er The daffoldils are smilin’…

B-52s join outstanding concert lineup at Orange County Fair

Kelli Skye Fadroski of The Orange County Register fills us in on this year’s big shows in the Pacific Amphitheater at the Orange County Fair. Rock band Huey Lewis and the News will headline Pacific Amphitheatre on Thursday, Aug. 3. (Photo by Drew A. Kelley, contributing photographer)    The eclectic sounds of summer coupled with the…

We Care Wednesdays offers free entry to Orange County Fair

Welcome to We Care Wednesday presented by Vons, Pavilions and Albertsons! Get FREE OC Fair admission and one free carnival ride per person every Wednesday during the OC Fair with a donation to a local nonprofit organization. Today, July 19, donate five nonperishable food items to the OC Food Bank and Second Harvest Food Bank…

Skirball Center offers free entry Thursdays to see Paul Simon exhibit

Entry to the The Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles is always free on Thursdays. So why not beat the June gloom by visiting the Skirball for its West Coast presentation of Paul Simon: Words & Music, an exhibition originally curated by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Developed upon exclusive interviews with…

Japanese American Museum offers free admission on July 20

Through Aug. 13, the Japanese American National Museum present Instructions to All Persons: Reflections on Executive Order 9066, a new exhibition that commemorates the 75th anniversary of President Franklin Roosevelt’s signing of Executive Order 9066, which led to the tragic and unlawful incarceration of 120,000 individuals of Japanese ancestry during World War II. Entry is free […]

U2 tribute band L.A.vation offers concert at Seal Beach Pier

Join us this July and August for FREE Summer Concerts at the Pier, sponsored by the Seal Beach Chamber of Commerce, the City of Seal Beach, and Seal Beach businesses. Concerts are held at the foot of the Seal Beach pier in Eisenhower Park every Wednesday evening beginning at 6 p.m. Check out the Seal Beach Summer…

Los Angeles Arboretum offers free entry on July 18

What better way to spend a beautiful, sunny spring day, then a visit to the Los Angeles County Arboretum in Arcadia. And it’s even better free on the third Tuesday of every month. So grab your sunglasses and camera to come out June 20 for the next free day. With so much to see at the Arboretum, […]

‘The Jungle Book’ lights up Movies in the Park’ at MacArthur Park

It’s just the bear necessities, old mother nature’s recipe to forget about your worries and your strife. This week’s film in the Movies in the Park program is “The Jungle Book,” a marvelous movie about a young man raised in the jungles of India. Popcorn, face paint, and moon bounces are some of the exciting…