American Numismatic Association
World’s Fair of Money
Anaheim Convention Center
800 West Katella Avenue
719 482 9867
Learn about the history of money as well as the science and fun of coin collection in Anaheim at the World's Fair of Money, described as “the biggest, most educational coin show in the country.”
Admission to the World’s Fair of Money is NOT a lot of money. Only $8.00!
Ghost Town 75th Anniversary
Knott’s Berry Farm
75th Anniversary of Ghost Town
8039 Beach Boulevard
Knott’s Berry Farm invites us to Buena Park to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Ghost Town. There’s new interactive entertainment, new stories and new adventures in the old west town of Calico.
For the first time ever, step inside and explore the legendary shops and buildings around Ghost Town including the high kicking new Calico Saloon show!
National Bowling Day
Million Pin Challenge
AMF Cerritos Lanes
18811 Carmenita Road
562 924 9363
It’s National Bowling Day! How did he do that? Wow!
In honor of the occasion, AMF Cerritos Lane is challenging all of us to join the Million Pin Challenge supporting the non-profit FEED AMERICA.
All we have to do is go bowling at one of 190 AMF Bowling Centers to participate in the goal of knocking down one million pins nationwide. To find a location near you, check the website http://www.amf.com
International Left Handers Day
It’s International Left Handers Day, a day to raise awareness of the everyday issues lefties face in a world designed for right-handers.
To learn about all thing left handed, check the website: http://www.lefthandersday.com
By the way, presidents Barack Obama, George H.W. Bush, and Bill Clinton are among the many 20th century politicians who are left handed.
Free Scoop of Ice Cream
Glendale Galleria, Space E-2
818 500 0944
The Haagen-Dazs is celebrating the remodel of its’ Glendale ice cream shop by offering a free scoop of ice cream to its first 500 guests. Also, guests will have the chance to win free ice cream for a year from the Glendale Galleria Häagen-Dazs Shop, and sign up for Häagen-Dazs Shops’ loyalty program.
Plants to Attract Birds & Butterflies
Armstrong Garden Centers
Today, we can learn about plants that will attract birds and butterflies to our landscaping at a free class offered by the experts at Armstrong Garden Centers. To find a free class near you, check the website, http://www.armstronggarden.com
Blue & Fin Whale Watching
Harbor Breeze Cruises
100 Aquarium Way, Dock #2
Blue & Fin Whale Exhibitions
Aquarium of the Pacific
100 Aquarium Way
And, while we’re talking about the great outdoors, August is described as the peak of the Blue and Fin Whale watching season. Here’s the proof.
After you see this incredible sight at sea, there’s more to learn at the nearby Aquarium of the Pacific at the aquarium’s Blue and Fin Whale exhibits.
By the way, the replica of the world’s largest mammal greets visitors daily in the aquarium’s lobby!
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Celebrate Saturday! Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.