South Bay Weekend: Wet Hop Season, Finding Nemo, The Deck, Okinawan Music, Poker Tournament, Autumn Sea Fair, Brewtopia & Bark for Life

South Bay Weekend: Wet Hop Season, Finding Nemo, The Deck, Okinawan Music, Poker Tournament, Autumn Sea Fair, Brewtopia & Bark for Life

The craft beer scene around the South Bay adds another layer of intrigue and hop magic when El Segundo Brewing Co. embraces Wet Hop Season this weekend. Most hops are picked toward the end of summer, dried and shipped to breweries across the land so the elbow-bodied, beer drinking public can enjoy IPA brew all […]

South Bay Weekend: SPIFFest, Das Bout, Stan West Blues Band, HAPA, Taste of the Pier, Surf Fiesta, Halloween Ball & ESMoA

South Bay Weekend: SPIFFest, Das Bout, Stan West Blues Band, HAPA, Taste of the Pier, Surf Fiesta, Halloween Ball & ESMoA

Heal the Bay, one of the most watchful and involved ocean activists programs in and around the Santa Monica Bay, has been busy lately. The most recent hazardous waste spill unto South Bay beaches, dubbed Tamponapalooza, scattered medical waste from El Porto to Marina del Rey when syringes and tampons appeared on the sand September […]

Ticket Giveaway: 6th Taste of The Pier & Waterfront on Sunday

Ticket Giveaway: 6th Taste of The Pier & Waterfront on Sunday

The Redondo Pier and King Harbor Associations are pleased to announce the 6th Annual Taste of The Pier, King Harbor & Waterfront. The event is this Sunday October 11th and will include restaurants along the entire Redondo Beach waterfront and includes over 50 restaurants and shops. Visitors can enjoy a variety of small bites, live […]

South Bay Weekend: Brazilian Carnaval, MB Hometown Fair, Volunteer, Glass Pumpkin Patch, Hotdogger Longboard Contest, Car Show, LA Printers Fair, Brewer’s Chili Cook-Off & LACMA Workshop

South Bay Weekend: Brazilian Carnaval, MB Hometown Fair, Volunteer, Glass Pumpkin Patch, Hotdogger Longboard Contest, Car Show, LA Printers Fair, Brewer’s Chili Cook-Off & LACMA Workshop

Next weekend SPIFFest returns to San Pedro’s historic 6th Street district, a three-day film fest that aims to celebrate the diverse culture and community of San Pedro with a wide spectrum of independent film, documentaries, and shorts.The San Pedro International Film Festival is making its fourth exhibition Friday October 9th through Sunday October 11th with […]

Meet the Brewer Dinner Series at BALEENkitchen this Wednesday

Meet the Brewer Dinner Series at BALEENkitchen this Wednesday

This Wednesday BALEENkitchen hosts their monthly ‘Meet the Brewer’ Beer Dinner Series when they introduce a new, local craft brewery to their guests the last Wednesday of every month. The dinner series selects craft brewers from around the South Bay and pairs them with a 4-course dinner to showcase how different styles of beer can […]

Fourth Annual San Pedro International Film Festival Returns to Historic Port City

Fourth Annual San Pedro International Film Festival Returns to Historic Port City

(Below information provided by press release from SPIFFest.) SAN PEDRO, CA – A juried presentation of diverse and outstanding films from Vietnam to Cuba, will be shown as part of the three-day San Pedro International Film Festival starting Friday, October 9, 2015 running until Sunday, October 11, 2015. Headquartered at the Historic Warner Grand Theatre […]

South Bay Weekend: Strand Brewing, Beach Closures, Lobster Festival, RHE City Celebration, Glass Pumpkins, Ukulele Festival, Booze-N-Clues, Car Show & Tidepool Walk

South Bay Weekend: Strand Brewing, Beach Closures, Lobster Festival, RHE City Celebration, Glass Pumpkins, Ukulele Festival, Booze-N-Clues, Car Show & Tidepool Walk

The first ever production craft brewery to drop anchor in the South bay, Strand Brewing Co., is showing signs of positive growth as they are moving from their original Torrance tap room & brewery on Telo Avenue to a bigger space a couple miles due north within the same Torrance zip code in a week […]

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 […]