3911 S Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90037
Come take a tour of the GREATEST STADIUM IN THE WORLD with a history, legacy and connection like no other! The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum & Sports Arena complex is one of the most venerable sports monuments in America today with countless historic events & milestones taking place inside its walls during nine decades of celebrated history. The Coliseum has served as home field for the USC Football team since 1923 and is the only stadium that has played host to two Olympiads (X and XXIII), two Super Bowls (I and VII) and a World Series (1959). It was declared a National Historic Landmark on July 27, 1984. The Coliseum has also hosted Evil Knievel in 1973, a Papal Mass by Pope John Paul II in 1987, Nelson Mandela's Crusade against Apartheid in 1990 & countless sold out concerts including U2, Pink Floyd, The Who, Metallica, Bruce Springsteen & the Rolling Stones. The MLB's Los Angeles Dodgers as well as the NFL's St. Louis Rams and Oakland Raiders have also called the Coliseum home.
1450 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, 90401
4:00am to 7:00am
Free! Open to all adults, reservations appreciated.
Come to 1450 Ocean on the second Saturday of every month to work on your projects, take in a mini-workshop, and stretch your craft-legs. Sew happ...
1400 Iowa Ave, Riverside, 92507
8:00am to 4:00pm
Please be safe is a non-profit organization. We rise awareness to safe driving. Our annual fund raiser is a walkathon followed by a free faith based concert, information vendors about safe driving, games, contests, prizes, food vendors or bring your own picnic, face painting.
400 West Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, 90015
8:30am to 1:00pm
FREE comprehensive, all-inclusive information for starting a Mobile Retail or Food Truck/Food Cart business in Los Angeles.
If you’re a small business owner, a hungry entrepreneur with passion for food or retail, or if you’re interested in starting a mobile business then reserve your free ticket to VSEDC’s 3rd Annual Mobile Retail & Food Business Expo at Los Angeles Trade Technical College on August 8, 2015.
The VSEDC team has organized an info packed event that will educate and inspire you with fresh ideas and will remove the guess work of getting your business on the road.
Every consideration has been taken care of so that a mixed bag of professionals can guide you in the right direction of starting a successful mobile business. You will also have the chance to directly discuss financing options with banks at the event. An array of Truck and Cart styles will also be on display for you to look around and have one-on-one discussions with the manufacturer.
3545 East Foothill Boulevard, Pasadena, 91107
10:00am to 11:00pm
In honor of National Bowling Day, Bowlmor AMF, the largest operator of bowling centers in the world, is offering free bowling from 10 to noon, available to all patrons of Bowlmor Lanes, AMF, Brunswick’s, and Brunswick Zones nationwide. In celebration of this family-fun holiday, Bowlmor AMF is encouraging families to hit the lanes together, to bond over America’s favorite pastime. Bowling is a great anytime activity to do with family and friends and what better place to spend your Saturday than at the bowling alley!
250 S. Harbor Blvd, Los Angeles, 90731
10:00am to 3:00pm
All Iowans and individuals who have a connection with the State of Iowa will want to attend the 115th annual Iowa By The Sea Picnic to be held on Saturday, August 8, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Our picnic will be held on the pier in front of the Battleship IOWA, an historic museum located at Pier 87 in Los Angeles harbor. Our picnic is a family oriented, non-alcoholic event dedicated to promoting camaraderie among individuals with a connection to the great State of Iowa.
This year’s picnic will feature a catered barbecue, entertainment, adult and children’s activities, door prizes, a silent auction, and Iowa memorabilia. Please visit our website to learn more about ticket pricing, registration, and a brief history of the picnic that has been held for 115 years. Guests can reserve tickets online and are encouraged to make payments through PayPal, but they may also pay by check to our Post Office Box.
23211 Hawthorne Blvd., Torrance, 90505
10:00am to 2:00pm
On Saturday, August 8th, the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) will co-host a donation event with Assemblyman David Hadley (R-South Bay) to enlist local communities to support the noble efforts of the Carson Animal Care Center in saving the lives of needy animals.
The event will take place in the parking lot of Assemblyman Hadley’s District Office in Torrance, Calif. and donors are also invited to bring their furry friends along that day. All donations will go to the Carson Animal Care Center, a high-intake shelter in Los Angeles County that services the South Bay region, who will be on hand at the event with some of their adoptables. We are asking for community donations of items including canned and dry food for dogs, cats, puppies and kittens; scoop-able cat litter; dog and cat treats; chew toys; housetraining pads; and food and water bowls.
In addition to helping animals, attendees will also have the opportunity to meet with representatives from the ASPCA’s Government Relations team and Assemblyman Hadley, to discuss ways to help strengthen animal welfare legislation in California.
ASPCA and Assemblyman David Hadley - Donation Drive and Pet Adoption Event
Saturday, August 8, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. PST
Assemblyman Hadley’s District Office (parking lot)
23211 Hawthorne Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90505
112 E. 22nd st., San Pedro, 90731
The 2nd Annual Los Angeles Quilt Show & Fiber Art Fest is a community-themed show, where artists of all levels are invited to show their creations in a unique public space. The festivities include professional and peer-juried competitions, interactive classes, shopping from dozens of handmade artisans, the chance to meet quilting guilds, supply companies and fiber artists spanning an array of styles. New this year: awards for fiber art entries as well as quilts!