This weekend could be your last time to soak up some sun at the beach before temps cool down for the fall. Gayle Anderson has the details on a beach volleyball tournament in Huntington beach, plus more!
Smart AVP Championships
Huntington Beach Pier
Watch the AVP Beach Volleyball Tour wrap up its 2013 season with tournaments this weekend south of the Huntington Beach Pier. The world class competition includes Olympic champions and world renown athletes.
Linda Elias Memorial Women’s One Design Challenge
Long Beach/Los Angeles Women’s Sailing Association
Long Beach Yacht Club
6201 Appian Way
The Long Beach Yacht Club hosts the Linda Elias Memorial Women’s One Design Challenge. The annual fleet-racing contest is sailed by all woman crews on the Long Beach Sailing Foundation’s equally matched Catalina 37 yachts used in the Congressional Cup match racing classic.
This Weekend @ 10am
Orange County Fair & Event Center
88 Fair Drive
503 252 8300
Nearly two hundred gem exhibitors from all over the world are in Costa Mesa for the gem faire. Jewelry repair as well as gem classes and gem demonstrations are part of the eye popping fun.
Samuel Oschin Pavilion
Red Bull Stratos
California Science Center
Downtown Los Angeles
213 744 2019
Celebrate the one year anniversary of the arrival of the Space Shuttle Endeavour at the Samuel Oschin Pavilion at the California Science Center. Also, on display, Red Bull Stratos featuring the 3,000 pound capsule used by Felix Baumgartner when on October 14th, 2012, he jumped from the stratosphere and became the first human to break the sound barrier during freefall.
Meet Christine Argillet
Pierre Argillet Collection
Salvador Dali Sketches
19720 Ventura Boulevard
We have a rare opportunity to own one of the rare sketches produced by prominent Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali. His sketches are available at Gallery 319 in Woodland Hills.
Sunday @ 10am
17th Annual Japan America Kite Festival
Seal Beach Pier
310 965 9050
Largest Japanese kite fest outside of Japan is happening in Seal Beach. This is the 17th Annual Japan America Kite Festival. Pretty!
Sunday @ 9:30am
Reptile & Amphibian Day
Natural History Museum
900 Exposition Boulevard
213 763 3466
It’s Reptile and Amphibian Appreciation at the Natural History Museum. There are live reptiles and amphibians, including live animal presentations in the new Nature Lab.
This is Los Angeles. But you will never see this Los Angeles. It was never built. This unusual exhibit at the Architecture and Design Museum explores what Los Angeles WOULD have looked like through a number of never built architectural projects.
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
See the one-of-a-kind spider and tarantulas at the beautifully landscaped Spider Pavilion on the Natural History Museum’s South Lawn where spiders spin their spectacular webs.
Latino / US Cotidiano
Museum of Latin American Art
628 Alamitos Avenue
562 437 1689
This is new at the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach. The exhibition Cotidiano looks at the rapidly changing nature of the Latino experience in America.
The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
Discovery Science Center
2500 N. Main Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Learn the science behind the legendary Ripley’s Believe It or Not collection of oddities and anomalies at the Discovery Science Center. Visitors can crawl through giant, life-size model of a snake, experiment with optical and auditory illusions, and marvel at sculptures so small they can fit on the head of a needle.
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Have a GREAT Sunday!
Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.