Summer starts here! This is the opening weekend of the Orange County Fair. There will be pig races, rodeo, cultural entertainment, rides and more.
Summer Starts Here Opening Weekend
2014 Orange County Fair
88 Fair Drive
Summer starts here! This is the opening weekend of the Orange County Fair.
Pig races, rodeo, cultural entertainment, rides and more are all waiting for the family.
777 Laguna Canyon Road
949 494 4514
Take a look at Art-A-Fair 2014 in Laguna Beach. It’s celebrating its 48th year as one of Southern California’s most popular art destination.
Sawdust Art Festival’s 48th Annual Summer Show
935 Laguna Canyon Road
Also, in Laguna Beach the Sawdust Art Festival’s 48th Annual Summer Show, featuring the fine art and craft of more than 200 Laguna Beach artists.
Summer Saturdays at the Rancho: Mosaics & More
Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum
18127 South Alameda Street
310 603 0088
Make your children’s Saturdays full of fun and learning this summer at the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum, where they get hands-on experiences while learning. Saturday, they can learn about mosaics and create their own mosaic using tiny tiles.
Did you know the oldest known mosaics go back more than 4,000 years ago and were made of pebbles? Did you know in the ancient world, mosaics were used for floors and footpath? Did you know mosaics also kept walls protected from wind and water? This is what you can learn today!
The Dominguez Adobe is California Historical Landmark Number 152 and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior in 1976. The Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum hosts special events throughout the year and offers free tours of the Adobe to the public every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday of the month, and the first Thursday and Friday of the month at 1, 2 and 3 p.m.
The mission of the Friends of Rancho San Pedro is to preserve and increase the awareness of early California history as it relates to the Dominguez family, homestead adobe and the Rancho San Pedro, the first Spanish land grant in California. This is accomplished through educational programs and the operation of the Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum.
Colorado Street Bridge Party @ 6pm
Colorado Street Bridge
We’re invited to the Colorado Street Bridge Party, Pasadena’s biggest block party featuring a night of music, dancing, vintage cars, children’s activities, beverages amd food.
4th Annual Marcedes Lewis Invitational Regatta @ 11am
Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier
15 39th Place
The Marcedes Lewis Foundation, the Long Beach Sailing Foundation and the Boys & Girls Club of Long Beach present the 4th Annual Marcedes Lewis Invitational Regatta.
The regatta is a benefit, which provides inner city youngsters educational opportunities. Catalina 37s are provided by the Long Beach Sailing Foundation to teach students how to sail on the high seas.
This FREE event is open to the public. The best location to view the regatta is at the end of the Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier, located at 15 39th Place in Long Beach.
Started by NFL football player, Marcedes Lewis, The Marcedes Lewis Foundation was established to award scholarships to yougsters who otherwise would not be able to participate in youth sports. The foundation will follow each recipient through his/her youth and high school years hoping to assist with any necessities that he/she might incur as they enter college. Scholarship recipients must maintain certain academic standards and report to the foundation periodically.
Pomona Art Walk @ 6pm
The streets of downtown Pomona will be filled with art lovers and foodies, enjoying the galleries and vendors participating in the Pomona Art Walk.
For more than 20 years, Downtown Pomona has been home to a vibrant arts scene that includes both mainstream and independent arts, with resident artists occupying live/work spaces in our historic buildings where they host cutting edge exhibitions and energetic poetry slams.
Most shops, studios and restaurants open late. Parking ranges from free to one dollar for the entire evening.
Fifth National Collector Car Appreciation Day @ 4pm
1475 Lawrence Drive
805 915 7188
The 5th Annual “National Collector Car Appreciation Day” event in Newbury Park has more than vintage, customized, and exotic cars. There’s live entertainment, a vintage Pin Up contest, a huge raffle, and gourmet food trucks will offer lots of grub.
Target Free Saturday
Japanese American National Museum
100 North Central Avenue
213 625 0414
It’s Target Free Family Saturday at the Japanese American National Museum in downtown Los Angeles.
Explore the exhibits spotlight the Los Angeles Dodgers and the groundbreaking exhibition Perseverance: Japanese Tatto Tradition in a Modern World. There are tattoo and printmaking activities for the entire family.
19th Annual Pechanga Pow Wow
Pechanga Resort & Casino
45000 Pechanga Parkway
951 770 4769
Temecula is the place for the 19th Annual Pechanga Pow Wow at Pechanga Resort & Casino. The FREE weekend-long event features thousands of Native American dancers, singers, drummers, and artisans from tribes throughout North America.
Visitors can also taste Native American-inspired foods such as buffalo burgers, Indian tacos served on traditional fry bread, and Native strawberry shortcake. Fireworks are scheduled Saturday evening.
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Have a GREAT Saturday!
Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.