South Bay Weekend: California Love, 26th Coastal Clean Up Day, Bike to Surf Week, Alpine Village, Cabrillo Beach, Heal the Bay, Film Series, Golf Tournament & Light My Fire

South Bay Weekend: California Love, 26th Coastal Clean Up Day, Bike to Surf Week, Alpine Village, Cabrillo Beach, Heal the Bay, Film Series, Golf Tournament & Light My Fire

California Love, not the remix by Tupac Shakur, is the most recent bottle release from Torrance’s Smog City Brewery. Its specific release date of September 9th pays homage to the birth of California as a state and the ingredients help integrate two imagined communities with polar identities and feuding boundary lines: Southern California & Northern […]

South Bay Weekend: Cooling Centers, Roller Derby, Lomita Fair, Oktoberfest, Chalk Art Festival, Super Diamond, TAM, The Last Waltz & The Point

South Bay Weekend: Cooling Centers, Roller Derby, Lomita Fair, Oktoberfest, Chalk Art Festival, Super Diamond, TAM, The Last Waltz & The Point

Hot. Hot. Hot. It’s even hard not to look outside from the comforts of modern refrigeration and feel the heat with your own eyes. The photo below that depicts a relatively clear view from atop Palos Verdes to Downtown LA feels hot, although it was taken last year in April. Warm rain, warm wind and […]

Ticket Giveaway for Alpine Village’s Oktoberfest Friday & Saturday

Ticket Giveaway for Alpine Village’s Oktoberfest Friday & Saturday

The world’s biggest, most inviting beer drinking festival exports its Bavarian heritage to the South Bay and beyond when Alpine Village opens its doors once again for another season of Oktoberfest this Friday and Saturday. TICKET GIVEAWAY: Cool down this weekend with Oom Pah music & German brew! Oktoberfest begins at Alpine Village and we’re […]

South Bay Labor Day Weekend: Fiesta Hermosa, Iron Maiden Release & Beer, Soul Shaker, Back to School Bash, West Swell, Pine Mountain Logs, Walking Tour & Beatles Tribute Band

South Bay Labor Day Weekend: Fiesta Hermosa, Iron Maiden Release & Beer, Soul Shaker, Back to School Bash, West Swell, Pine Mountain Logs, Walking Tour & Beatles Tribute Band

The official end of another glorious South Bay summer makes some noise this Labor Day Weekend as Fiesta Hermosa celebrates its 43rd year. Just like last year, the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce is expecting crowds to swell above the 100,000 mark to what is arguably North America’s largest Arts and Crafts Fair. Thus, the […]

South Bay Weekend: Foster’s Freeze, Movies at Seaside Lagoon, Cowboy Music, Molly’s Revenge, TAM, Riviera Village Sidewalk Sale, “Happy Feet”

South Bay Weekend: Foster’s Freeze, Movies at Seaside Lagoon, Cowboy Music, Molly’s Revenge, TAM, Riviera Village Sidewalk Sale, “Happy Feet”

Summer and ice cream share a sophisticated yet sweet partnership with the child in all of us, it is a warm-weather rite of passage to make a lazy, unscheduled office escape or post-dinner waltz down to a local ice cream shop for a frozen treat. This weekend (or next) make sure you make time to […]

South Bay Weekend: Pato Banton, “Surf’s Up” the Movie, Japanese Food Festival, Hairspray the Musical, Bard’s Ticket, Main Street Car Show, Horton’s Hayride & The Wiseguys Big Band Machine

South Bay Weekend: Pato Banton, “Surf’s Up” the Movie, Japanese Food Festival, Hairspray the Musical, Bard’s Ticket, Main Street Car Show, Horton’s Hayride & The Wiseguys Big Band Machine

The last round of this summer’s Hermosa Beach concerts end on a positive note with when the 53 year-old Pato Banton delivers his reggae infused styles that always incorporate messages of love and spiritual freedom. A reggae artist since the 1980s, Banton has performed worldwide. Born in London and raised in Birmingham, England, Pato Banton […]

Annual Horton’s Hayride Plays the Port of Los Angeles Saturday

Annual Horton’s Hayride Plays the Port of Los Angeles Saturday

Rockabilly legends REVEREND HORTON HEAT are back with their high-octane Rock & Roll ceremony, the Second Annual Horton’s Hayride. Very few artists deliver a more blistering statement onstage than the mighty REVEREND HORTON HEAT. Last year’s event was held on the streets of Pine Ave in Long Beach and boasted an amazing line up of […]

South Bay Weekend: Shakespeare by the Sea, Seaside Lagoon Movies, Beach Shorts, Ambrosia, AVP, Fresh Batch IPA, Art on the Lawn & Charles Bukowski’s 95th

South Bay Weekend: Shakespeare by the Sea, Seaside Lagoon Movies, Beach Shorts, Ambrosia, AVP, Fresh Batch IPA, Art on the Lawn & Charles Bukowski’s 95th

Believe it or not, the community driven, grant funded organization that barnstorms our local parks with professional theatre quality interpretations of England’s best known bard every summer, Shakespeare by the Sea, is currently in their 18th season. A true gift for all ages since the cost of admission is free and there maybe no other […]