This Weekend @ 11am
American Franchise & Business Opportunity Show
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
Downtown Los Angeles
Explore business opportunities and learn about the franchise industry at the American Franchise and Business Opportunity Show. Event organizers claim this is a great opportunity to find a second career if you’ve been laid off or establish a part time business.
4TH International Southern California Vintage Volkswagen Treffen
7905 Gateway Boulevard
The atmosphere of the German auto industry can be found in Orange County at the 4TH International Southern California Vintage Volkswagen Treffen. The So Cal Vintage Treffen is limited to 1957 and older Beetle model as well as 1959 and old Karmann Ghias, military vehicles and vintage coach builts.
Saturday @ 10am
Living History Day
Planes of Fame Air Museum
7000 Merrill Avenue, #17
It’s LIVING HISTORY DAY at the Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino. The focus? TEST PILOTS! Robert Gilliland, the first man to fly the SR-71 Blackbird will discuss his distinguished career. Also, pilot Ron Hackworth will talk about and fly the N9MB Flying Wing.
50 Years of Flamenco Dinner Theatre
4212 West Sunset Boulevard
El Cid Restaurant in Silver Lake is celebrating 50 years of Flamenco Dinner Theatre this month with special performances every weekend. Every Saturday at 7:30 pm enjoy traditional Flamenco with members of the Angelita Concierto Flamenco dance company.
KCRW’s 5th Annual Good Food Pie Contest
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
5905 Wilshire Boulevard
323 857 6000
The Good Food Pie Contest returns to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. This event hosts some of L.A.’s top chefs and food critics, including Good Food’s own Evan Kleiman, as they judge pies submitted by bakers from across Southern California. Listen to music by a KCRW DJ, meet the bakers, and sample their homemade goods. Wear your apron to LACMA during the day and get free admission into the galleries.
Saturday @ 11am
Float Kick Off Party
City of South Pasadena
War Memorial Building
626 799 7813
If you are wondering how the folks in South Pasadena handle the hard work needed to build a Rose Parade Float, you can learn today at “Float Kick Off Day.” Find food, music, and demonstrations by the South Pasadena construction and decoration crews.
Saturday @ 8am
3rd Annual Mutt Strutt
Crescenta Valley Park
3901 Dunsmore Avenue
818 882 3610
The California Council of the Blind is holding its third annual 2K/5K Run/Walk Mutt Strut. Runners and walkers are encouraged to bring their service animals or pet dogs with them as long as they are on leashes and under control at all times. But, you need not have a dog in order to participate.
Saturday @ 10am
Day for Heroes
$1.00 Admission for active & retired military, reserves, police, fire & paramedics with ID PLUS one guest
2013 L.A. County Fair
1101 West McKinley Avenue
And, the L.A. County Fair is open and ready for business. Saturday is devoted to our heroes. Active and retired military, reserve, police, fire and paramedics with ID PLUS one guest can attend the fair today for one-dollar. Proceeds are donated to the Los Angeles Fire Department Foundation.
Gayle, Gayle on the Go, Anderson
KTLA 5 News
5800 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028
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Have a GREAT Saturday!
Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.