Celebrate the Thai new year at the Songkran Festival in Thai Town on Hollywood Boulevard. Admission is free to the public and includes the tastes of Thai food, music and more. Miss Gayle Anderson has all the details on what is going on this Sunday, in ‘Gayle On The Go.’
Baseball! The Exhibition
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum
40 Presidential Drive
805 522 2977
Celebrate Spring and the baseball season at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library Museum with look at the new exhibit BASEBALL! THE EXHIBITION. This 12-thousand square foot exhibition features more than seven-hundred artifacts including rare, historic, and iconic baseball memorabilia from Gary Cypres, the largest known private collector in the United States.
11TH Annual Theodore Payne Foundation Native Plant Garden Tour
818 768 1802
Celebrate Spring by checking out the Theodore Payne Native Plant Garden Tour. This a Saturday and Sunday self-guided adventure that allows you to visit more than 40 of the Los Angeles region’s most beautiful and inspiring home landscapes. At each location, you’ll meet garden owners, designers, knowledgeable docents and fellow gardeners.
North American Tree Climbing Championships
This is a different kind of gardening! Pasadena is hosting this weekend to the North American Tree Climbing Championships. Winners of this event will compete in August at the International Tree Climbing Championships in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The top climbers in the U.S. and Canada will be competing in the trees above Brookside Park. This free event coincides with family friendly event highlighting proper tree care.
Curator Tour of Art of the West
Autry National Center of the American West
4700 Western Heritage Way
323 667 2000
Enjoy an educational CURATOR LED TOUR of the Art of the West at the Autry National Center in Griffith Park. The tour will focus on how the romance of the West has attracted artists to the region.
11th Annual Thai New Year 2014 Songkran Festival @ 9 .p.m.
Hollywood Boulevard ( Between Western & Vermont )
Celebrate the Thai New Year at the Songkran Festival in Thai Town on Hollywood Boulevard between Western and Vermont. Admission is Free to the tastes of Thai food, Thai boxing, Thai fashion, Thai music and dance, as well as free health screenings.
Registration @ 7 a.m.
Walk @ 8 a.m.
Walk for Kids
Exposition Park – Los Angeles
Honda Center – Orange County
Shoreline Park – Long Beach
Citizens Business Bank Arena – Ontario
We’re invited to lace up our comfortable shoes to walk and support the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Southern California at WALK FOR KIDS, benefiting Ronald McDonald Houses in Loma Linda, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Orange and Pasadena; Ronald McDonald Family Rooms at CHOC Children’s Hospital in Orange and Mission Viejo; and Camp Ronald McDonald for Good Times® in Idyllwild.
WALK FOR KIDS is a non-competitive 5k (3.1 miles) pledge event for adults and children at all fitness levels held simultaneously at four different Southland locations: Exposition Park in Los Angeles, Honda Center in Orange County, Shoreline Park in Long Beach and Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario.
Floral Journey: Native North American Beadwork
Autry National Center
4700 Western Heritage Way
323 667 2000
Art and spirituality converge with trade and commerce in Floral Journey: Native North American Beadwork. This exhibition is the first of its kind to explore how beaded floral designs became a remarkable art form as well as a means of economic and cultural survival for the Native North American people. Many of these colorful objects are display to the public for the first time.
The Flower Fields
5704 Paseo Del Norte Carlsbad
760 431 0352
Time is running out to see this colorful display at the Flower Fields of Carlsbad. Visitors will be overwhelmed by more than 50 acres of colorful flowers from ranunculus, roses, orchids, and more. Mother Nature’s handiwork will only last through Mother’s Day weekend.
Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Street Course
Downtown Long Beach
The two day event is getting us ready for next weekend’s Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
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Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.