(AUG. 20-24) Tall Ships® Festival LA 2014 will take over the LA Waterfront, featuring more than a dozen international and domestic grand tall ships sailing in from across the Pacific. The five-day festival features boat tours, dockside demonstrations, maritime-themed entertainment, a children’s pirate camp, arts and crafts, and the first US West coast debut of the world’s largest Rubber Duck.
1126 Queens Hwy., Long Beach, CA 90802
(THROUGH AUG. 24) The Queen's Cup - Soap Box Derby Races Comes to Long Beach. The first All-American Soap Box Derby (AASBD) and CA Family Soap Box Derby Association (CFSBDA) sanctioned rally race in Long Beach makes its formal racing debut, Aug 23-24 at the Queen Mary. Racers can compete in three divisions, attracting first time builders, veteran racers and youngsters from area clubs/associations. All entrants are welcome- Free for first time racers to compete. Family activities and spectating FREE. Visit website for rules and information - http://www.Queenmary.com/derby. Complete Derby, rule information can be found on the All-American Soap Box Derby website at www.aasbd.com.
One Trump National Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, 90275
12:00pm to 4:00pm
Description: We hope that you will join us in celebrating and participating in Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles’ 6th Annual Wine & Beer Festival. A growing tradition in the South Bay, the Wine and Beer Festival offers guests a world class experience close to home. Located on the luxurious Palos Verdes Peninsula, this venue offers panoramic ocean views and is an ideal setting for showcasing world renowned wineries and breweries, gourmet food trucks, live music entertainment, raffle prizes and exhibitors.
What: 6th Annual Wine & Beer Festival presented by Joe Giacomin’s Martin Chevrolet and benefitting The Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy
When: Sunday, August 24, 2014 from 12pm-4pm
Where: Trump National Golf Club Los Angeles, One Trump National Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
Tickets: Must be 21 years of age or older to be admitted into venue. $60 General Admission includes souvenir tasting glass for world class wine & beer sampling. VIP tickets and preferred parking passes are also available. Tickets go on sale June 24, 2014 and can be purchased in Golf Shop at Trump National and online at www.trumpnationallosangeles.com
Sponsors: Sponsorship opportunities available, please contact Charlie Wirtz at [email protected]
Media: Media passes are available and interviews may be scheduled, please contact Lili Amini at [email protected]
611 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa, 92626
2:00pm to 7:00pm
It's Back! PigOut 3.0 here to dazzle your taste buds once again! A chef favorite around these parts. Up to 15 chefs are coming together to challenge themselves to make the best tasting pork dish around! Also, there will be up to 10 superior bartenders are also looking to join the festivities!
PigOut 3.0 has been chosen to receive 1 of 25 pigs from theTempleton Rye Heritage Pork Project! These pigs have been fed a special diet designed by a swine nutrition specialist incorporating spent mash from the production of the rye whiskey!
1126 Queens Hwy., Long Beach, CA 90802
(THROUGH SEPT. 1) Make Labor Day Weekend a 1930's one with total immersion into Art Deco's architecture, design, music, art, fashion, parties and more on the Queen Mary. Drink, dine, dance, learn and discover the opulence of this by-gone era through lectures, tours, parties, music, tastings and dancing. One of the greatest Maritime Monarchs in history also boasts one of the largest collections of Art Deco in the World. The 10th Annual Art Deco Festival is presented by the Queen Mary in association with the Art Deco Society of Los Angeles. Tickets from $25+. Overnight packages available. For full schedule and details visit: http://www.queenmary.com/events/art-deco-festival/
Abbot Kinney Blvd., Los Angeles, CA
6:00pm to 10:00pm
(SEPT. 5) Local merchants on or near Abbot Kinney, the thoroughfare that runs diagonally through Venice, come together every month to feature the best artists, gifts, products and music in the area. Local charities benefit as art junkies, couples and families descend on the always funky beach community. And, of course, beverages are available.