Caribbean Theme at First Friday!

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Event Description

We are developing a Caribbean Village during Westchester First Fridays and welcome impromptu music, art, dance, carnival arts, spoken word and story telling participation.

This week the folk ensemble Hummingbird Village will hold an informal rehearsal of Caribbean folk songs, during the usual carnival arts workshops.  Come enjoy gourmet foods from around the world courtesy of a variety of food trucks who are always present.

You’ll love the cool vibes at Westchester First Fridays and get a little taste of the Caribbean while you’re there! Music, food, art and good company…mostly free (EXCEPT FOR THE FOOD). What more can you ask? Hope to see you there!

WHEN
Friday, September 2, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT) Add to Calendar
WHERE
Westchester Triangle at 87th Street – 87th Street Triangle at La Tijera Blvd.,, Westchester, California 90045 – View Map

Aug 20: Riverside, Colony High

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Colony High School PTSA presents the Third Annual Food Truck Festival Fundraiser at Colony High School, 3850 E. Riverside Drive, Ontario, CA  91761 on Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

We have 14 food trucks coming this year!!! An eclectic collection of food will be here for all to enjoy.

  • Bakery Truck,
  • Big Wave Grill,
  • California Grill,
  • Califresh Truck,
  • Gourmet Genie,
  • Frenzy Fun Foods,
  • Mustache Mike’s,
  • Q Qualify Concessions,
  • Ragin’ Cajun,
  • Richeeze,
  • Roll’N Lobster,
  • Rolling Sushi,
  • Stuff’N It Burgers and
  • Suite 106 Cupcakery.

Entrance fee is $3.00 per person, under 5 is free.

Power 106 FM will be on-site as well as live music provided by California Jammin’.  Colony High School’s own students will be performing, including the Drumline, Dance Groups. Cheer and more.

Please come out to support our school, our students and enjoy some incredible food and entertainment!

Aug 20: Taste of Brews Long Beach

TASTE OF BREWS LONG BEACH CELEBRATES ITS SIXTH ANNIVERSARY ON AUGUST 20, 2016 AT SPECTACULAR LIGHTHOUSE PARK photo2

 

What: Taste of Brews celebrates its 6th anniversary as Long Beach’s original and authentic craft beer festival on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Lighthouse Park. The event infuses more than 100 styles of microbrews and hard ciders and SoCal’s premier mobile restaurants with an amazing ocean-front venue. This incredible tasting experience is expected to sell-out online and offer limited tickets at the gate so don’t wait too long to purchase your package of choice.

Venue: Shoreline Aquatic Park (AKA Lighthouse Park) located at 200 Aquarium Way in Long Beach.

Date: Saturday, August 20, 2016

Time: Noon to 5pm (alcohol service ends at 4pm)

Who: Taste of Brews Long Beach features an amazing mix of craft breweries and hard ciders ranging from popular and well-known brands like Ace, Stone, Karl Strauss, Sam Adams and Firestone to startups and newer breweries like Four Sons and Venice Duck and everything in between. Area breweries participating include Rock Bottom, Beachwood, Belmont, El Segundo and San Pedro. The booming growth of craft beer in the Inland Empire (and ongoing success of the Taste of Brews IE event) is luring several breweries from East of Los Angeles like Hangar 24, Wicks, Craft Brewing and Sons of Liberty.

Food: A variety of gourmet food trucks offering meals and snacks for purchase.

Tickets: “Early Bird” bird pricing for the 4-hour session (noon to 4pm) starts at $40 and $30 for the 3-hour session (1pm to 4pm) and includes beer tastes, snack samples (while supplies last), plenty of drinking water and live entertainment.

Charity Partners: Proceeds benefit the Long Beach Marine Institute, a 501(C)3 non-profit and Camp Pendleton’s 1st Marine Division.

Parking: Available at the Pike Parking structure for an additional fee.

Music: All attendees will be treated to live musical entertainment.

Age: All attendees must be age 21 or above—ID’s will be checked

Info: Detailed information and tickets are available attasteofbrews.comor send us an email atbrewmaster@tasteofbrews.com.

 

Detailed information is available at www.tasteofbrews.com.

*Tickets are non-refundable*

*Unlimited Tastes – although, technically, tastes are unlimited, some of the more popular breweries may run out of beer/cider

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Aug 13: Union Station Summer Concert

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Live Nation’s Ones To Watch & KROQ Locals Only Presents:
SUMMER CONCERTS AT UNION STATION
Union Station South Patio
August 13th | 7:00PM – 10:00PM | Free

RSVP now for the perfect summer night in the city.make our South Patio.

Join us for the fifth installation of our free summer concert series on Saturday, August 13th!

7PM: Falls
8PM: Fletcher
9PM: Fancy Hagood
DJ Sets by Bad Ash in between performances

Get to know the sounds of rising pop star Fancy Hagood as he headlines the fifth installation of our Summer Concert Series on Saturday, August 13th. Just last year, Hagood’s second single, “Boys Like You” featuring Ariana Grande and Meghan Trainor, was met with great acclaim, catapulting Hagood into the pop-star stratosphere. The night kicks off with opening sets by the Australian folk/pop duo Falls at 7 pm and the soulful songstress Fletcher at 8 pm, before Hagood takes the stage at 9 pm with his vibrant, urban pop melodies.

Live music + DJ sets + food trucks + cool summertime vibes make our South Patio Garden the best new outdoor entertainment venue in LA.  RSVP now for the perfect summer night in the city.

Find full summer concert schedule here: http://unionstationla.com/happenings/

PARKING

Parking available under the Metro Headquarters Bldg. at Union Station East
Garage is open 24 hours, seven days a week.
$2.00 every 15 min. $8.00 maximum.

Located on the east side of Union Station. Enter off either Cesar Chavez, just to the east of the under pass or off Vigness in the middle of the block between Cesar Chavez and the 101 Freeway. Look for public parking signs.

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