Today @ 10a.m.
California RV Show
California RV Show
Los Angeles Fairplex
2200 North White Avenue
The largest RV show in Southern California and the longest running RV show in the United States is up and running in Pomona. This is the 62nd Annual CALIFORNIA RV SHOW. There are more than 1,200 class A, B and C RV models, travel trailers, 5th wheels, toyhaulers, campers and tents as well as the latest in RV products and accessories by 65 recreational vehicle manufacturers and 21 Southern California dealers. Learn everything you need to know about recreational vehicles (RVs), including maintenance and travel tips at the RV seminars! For a complete schedule, visit www.thebestrvshow.com/#./Seminars.
This year’s RV show is pet-friendly. Ameri-GO RV Club has provided a complimentary shaded turf area with fresh water for your pet! They are also offering a drawinig for a FREE iPad. Everyone who enters will receive a FREE year’s membership to Ameri-GO RV Club.
Saturday, October 18th, CALIFORNIA RV SHOW will donate the day’s ticket sales to the Life Rocks Foundation, which helps support charitable causes ranging from childhood cancer and diabetes to military support and pet charities. Make sure to stop by the Bret Michaels Silent Auction in the Exhibitor Tent Booth H-16 where autographed guitars, hats and other items will be on sale. All proceeds from the auction will be donated to the Life Rocks Foundation. In addition, Bret Michaels will be onsite for a meet & greet on from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Enter to win a Lance Travel Trailer plus a $1,000 gift certificate to spend on parts and services at Richardson’s RV Center by clickling HERE and completing the entry.
Oktoberfest at Fairplex
1101 West McKinley Avenue
While you’re at the Fairplex in Pomona, don’t forget there’s also Oktoberfest at Fairplex.
Chicken Dance the night away with great food, great entertainment and, of course, great beer.
Pomona Half Mile
AMA National Championship Finals
Oh! And, this is also happening at the Fairplex in Pomona. This is the AMA Grand National Championships.
Some of the best motorcycle riders in the world are competing elbow-to-elbow at 130 mph on the famous race track at Fairplex.
Registration for 2015 ASICS LA Marathon Opens
Speaking of racing, registration opens today for the 2015 ASICS LA MARATHON. Beginning today and for a limited time, the ASICS LA Marathon registration fee is $160 – a savings of $10 available through October 31st.
The event is capped and incorporates a tiered pricing structure that benefits runners who register early. Registration is available online at www.lamarathon.com.
The ASICS LA Marathon’s expanding charity effort is expected to draw thousands of participants from all across the country running for a cause bigger than themselves. Over 100 organizations have joined the ASICS LA Marathon Official Charity program this year, with the goal of surpassing last year’s total of $3.7 million. Also returning is the charity relay, which debuted in 2012, enabling a team of two to participate in the marathon on behalf of one of the Official Charities, with each participant running half of the course.
2nd Annual City of Compton Fire Department
Emergency Preparedness & Fire Safety Fair
Compton Fire Station #1
201 South Acacia Avenue
Be disaster aware and take action to prepare! That’s the theme of the 2nd Annual City of Compton Fire Department Emergency Preparedness and Safety Fair.
Fire safety demonstrations, emergency preparedness information, and activities for the youngsters are available.
Thomas & Friends: Explore the Rails
Discovery Cube Orange County
2500 North Main Street
It’s the world’s most beloved blue engine! Thomas the Tank Engine.
Thomas & Friends: Explore the Rails has rolled into the Discovery Science Center in Santa Ana.
The Science Technology, Engineering and Math, also known as STEM, focused exhibit engages children and families in foundational skills that foster STEM literacy through playful learning experiences.
The exhibit incorporates foundational STEM practices that encourage thinking mathematically, making comparisons, experimenting to solve problems using a variety of methods and tools, thinking creatively and reflecting on actions and results.
Today 8 a.m. to 2p.m.
Free Disposal Day for Antelope Valley Residents
Lancaster Landfill & Recycling Center
600 East Avenue F
661 726 3468
Antelope Valley residents have an opportunity to dispose of their bulky household items, furniture, and appliance. Some electronic waste, including televisions and computer monitors will be accepted.
Antelope Valley residents can bring up to one ton of these items to the Lancaster Landfill & Recycling Center from until 2p.m. today.
Participants must provide proof of residence.
Business waste, tires, or household hazardous waste, such as paint and cleaning products, will not be accepted.
Open House @ 11a.m.
Music Center 50th Anniversary
Downtown Los Angeles
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of THE MUSIC CENTER in downtown Los Angeles.
Tour the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, the Walk Disney Concert Hall, the Mark Taper Forum, and the Ahmanson Theatre for FREE!
Today @ 11:00 a.m.
2014 Glendale K-9S in the Park
1621 Cañada Boulevard
And, we’re invited to the 2014 GLENDALE K-9S IN THE PARK at Verdugo Park. The event features live Glendale Police Department K-9 Unit demos, a pet adoption fair, framed photos with your favorite K-9, low-cost pet vaccinations and micro-chipping as well as pet costume and radar-clocked dog speed contests.
This is a FREE dog-friendly and family-oriented community event with food, entertainment and activities for adults and kids of all ages, including a rock-climbing wall, bounce houses, face painting and balloon animals and raffle prizes. PLEASE NOTE: While this is a dog-friendly event, please be sure all canine friends are properly restrained and cleaned-up after!!!
Gayle, Gayle on the Go
KTLA 5 News
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Los Angeles, CA 90028
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Have a GREAT Saturday!
Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.