South Bay Weekend: Sleepy Hollow, South Bay Focus, The Grinch, Banning Museum, The SEA Lab, New Orleans Christmas, KJazz, Can Jam & More

South Bay Weekend: Sleepy Hollow, South Bay Focus, The Grinch, Banning Museum, The SEA Lab, New Orleans Christmas, KJazz, Can Jam & More

This weekend signals the opening of South Torrance’s most illuminating neighborhood. Sleepy Hollow Christmas Lights beam merry and bright from about 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. every night until the evening of New Year’s Day. Walking offers a much more relaxed, up-close view of all the displays, without worrying about holding up the cars behind […]

South Bay Weekend: Hey Turkey Day, Outdoor Ice Rinks, The Mother Hips, Beach Clean Up, Holiday Sidewalk Festival, Downtown Torrance Art Walk, The Beauty of Nature, Scandinavian Beer Dinner & More

South Bay Weekend: Hey Turkey Day, Outdoor Ice Rinks, The Mother Hips, Beach Clean Up, Holiday Sidewalk Festival, Downtown Torrance Art Walk, The Beauty of Nature, Scandinavian Beer Dinner & More

Just in time for Thanksgiving, the 4th Annual Hey Turkey Day Art event returns to celebrate long-time on the Strand character “Turkey John” who has been serenading the South Bay beach going public for decades with his common greeting of “Hey Turkey” or sometimes “Hey Chickens.” Hey Turkey Day is a local art event that […]

LA Kings Announce Holiday Ice Outdoor Rinks for the Public

LA Kings Announce Holiday Ice Outdoor Rinks for the Public

(Below information partially edited from news release.) In late October at a press conference aboard Battleship Iowa in Sand Pedro, the LA Kings unveiled five special outdoor ice rink locations that will be open to the public throughout the Los Angeles landscape for the holiday season. LA Kings sponsored outdoor ice rinks will be featured […]

South Bay Weekend: Deep Fried Turkey, Nelson Hops, Roller Derby, Strand Brewing Co., Tidepool Walk, Peter Pan, “A Piece of my Heart”, MAS Attack, John Brown’s Body & Veterans

South Bay Weekend: Deep Fried Turkey, Nelson Hops, Roller Derby, Strand Brewing Co., Tidepool Walk, Peter Pan, “A Piece of my Heart”, MAS Attack, John Brown’s Body & Veterans

Before the holidays take over your leisure time and take away from your checking account, make a field trip to San Pedro’s Cabrillo Marine Aquarium. Many of its weekend activities are free and you are bound to learn something new about the ocean and our local Santa Monica Bay, this weekend CMA is hosting two […]

South Bay Weekend: Vote Early, Studio Cabaret Series, Fan Halen, Eddie Money Concert, Sea Myths & Legends, Rising Tohoku Food Fair,  Fall Fiesta, The Pettybreakers & More

South Bay Weekend: Vote Early, Studio Cabaret Series, Fan Halen, Eddie Money Concert, Sea Myths & Legends, Rising Tohoku Food Fair, Fall Fiesta, The Pettybreakers & More

This year’s presidential election feels like it may never end. Even after this Tuesday once all votes are cast, conversation about political kerfuffle will no doubt invade bar-stools, water-coolers and slice through Thanksgiving dinner. So, if you can’t wait till Tuesday and just want to be done with your vote, there is one location this […]

South Bay Weekend: Chicano Art, Wine & Candy Pairing, Phantom of the Opera, Scare & Tear Surf Costume Contest, Sea Scare, Hop-Tober Party, Things That Go Bump In The Nite, Dia de Los Muertos, Trick or Treat in the Riviera Village & More

South Bay Weekend: Chicano Art, Wine & Candy Pairing, Phantom of the Opera, Scare & Tear Surf Costume Contest, Sea Scare, Hop-Tober Party, Things That Go Bump In The Nite, Dia de Los Muertos, Trick or Treat in the Riviera Village & More

There is always a mixed bag of nocturnal events set to terrorize the South Bay when Halloween comes to town and this weekend looks horribly spooky with adult sized Halloween parties and special events for trick or treaters. Have a terrifying weekend! Below are a list of horrific South Bay Events. Cheech Marin of Cheech […]

Cheech Marin of Cheech & Chong Give the South Bay a ‘Peek Into Chicano Art’

Cheech Marin of Cheech & Chong Give the South Bay a ‘Peek Into Chicano Art’

(Below information edited from press release.) Cheech Marin’s high minded humor is considered to be one of the founders of stoner comedy. A cultural touchstone was embedded into half-baked movie theatres across the nation when he and comedic partner Tommy Chong released “Up in Smoke” in 1978. Today, Marin of the duo comedy team Cheech […]

South Bay Weekend: Glass Pumpkins, The 105 IPA, Dirty Old Wedge the Movie, The Wolf Man, Oktoberfest, Hungry Hearts 5k, World Famous Pumpkin Race, Salome & More

South Bay Weekend: Glass Pumpkins, The 105 IPA, Dirty Old Wedge the Movie, The Wolf Man, Oktoberfest, Hungry Hearts 5k, World Famous Pumpkin Race, Salome & More

Halloween lands on a Monday this year, which means nothing to most kids as the concept of free candy and mischief don’t require a day off, not so for adults. Next Friday and Saturday night is the best time-slot for grown-ups, party people, and walking dead to masquerade, costume and elbow-bend around town. If you […]

South Bay Weekend: Surf Tribes, Rejoice in Art!,  Zymurgy Brew Works & Tasting Room, Young Dubliners, Low-Rider Car Show, Nature & Art Workshop, Autumn Sea Fair & More

South Bay Weekend: Surf Tribes, Rejoice in Art!, Zymurgy Brew Works & Tasting Room, Young Dubliners, Low-Rider Car Show, Nature & Art Workshop, Autumn Sea Fair & More

It’s the last weekend to see what’s happening at the 5th San Pedro International Film Festival, and there’s still a robust menu of cinema to digest through Sunday. Surf Tribes: Evolution of Surfing, a documentary short that captures an idyllic surfing California landscape before the tide of commercialism arose features footage about the early days […]

Fine Art Fair & Exhibition, Rejoice in Art!, Returns to Riviera UMC Friday to Saturday

Fine Art Fair & Exhibition, Rejoice in Art!, Returns to Riviera UMC Friday to Saturday

For the second consecutive year, the South Bay will showcase area artists and support local service projects with a dynamic community event, Rejoice in Art! Fine Art Fair and Exhibition, scheduled for October 14-15 at Riviera UMC (375 Palos Verdes Blvd., Redondo Beach). The free public event features 30 artists in tents and booths, inside […]