Events in the South Bay

The widely-popular, twice-yearly program presented by the L.A. Tourism and Convention Board returns for its second summer plating in mid-July and features delicious, specially priced prix fixe menus for lunch and/or dinner. A wide variety of restaurants throughout Los Angeles are participating in dineLA Week and naturally some venues happen… Read more »

(Below information provided by press release from city of Torrance.) The City of Torrance invites the public to a free afternoon of ceremony and song on Saturday, July 15. The afternoon starts at 3:30 p.m. with a dedication of the Amphitheater at Wilson Park, immediately followed by a family friendly… Read more »

Last week Manhattan Beach city council members approved an agenda measure that allows the Charlie Saikley 6-Man Beach Volleyball Tournament to run operations closer to the weekend this summer on Friday, August 4th & Saturday August, 5th, making it much more accessible to South Bay beach volleyball enthusiasts and sponsors…. Read more »

Below are a list of South Bay Events happening this weekend. El Segundo Brewing Co. Brews Official Beer, Unity, for LA Beer Week: Friday, June 9, 2017 2:00 PM In the spirit of a unified craft beer community, the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild selected local hop-heads El Segundo Brewing… Read more »

(Below information edited from press release.) South Bay Contemporary SoLA (SBC SoLA) and Manhattan Beach Art Center invite the public for this special inaugural event, hosting their first collaborative fundraiser, including an online art auction with a reception/exhibition on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the Manhattan Beach Art Center Gallery…. Read more »

Below are a list of South Bay Events happening this Memorial Day Weekend.   Naja’s Place 9th IPA Festival: It is a week long event that started last Wednesday and caters to the most effervescent beer seasoning around, hops. Naja’s IPA Fest is serious business, all types of IPAs (India… Read more »

Below are a list of South Bay Events happening this weekend. Cheers! The Gundo Comedy Festival: Friday May 19 to Sunday, May 21, 2017 There’s something funny happening in El Segundo and it’s not the odoriferous smell of Hyperion (Sewage Treatment Plant). The Gundo Comedy Festival scorches the small hamlet… Read more »

(Below information provided by press release from Torrance Police Department.)   Beginning May 19, 2017, through Sunday, May 21, 2017, the City of Torrance will pay tribute to the nation’s Armed Forces with its 58 th Annual Armed Forces Day Celebration and Parade – the City’s longest standing tradition. Each… Read more »

It’s time to celebrate the maternal side of the family this Sunday, the side that brought you into the world and hopefully nurtured you through infancy and installed a decent set of values upon you. In fact, before you finish reading this, please go call your mom and let her… Read more »

Woodies Picnic and Vintage Surf-Board Car Show Presented by Automobile Driving Museum

  (Below information provided as a Guest Post from Automobile Driving Museum.)   El Segundo, CA – If you’re a fan of the Beach Boys, or a surfer nostalgic about the glory days of the 60’s, then a mention of the ‘Ford Woodie’ is sure to strike a chord with… Read more »

Fresh cement, coping, berms, boxes and hips get a special unveiling Saturday afternoon when the city of Manhattan Beach host grand opening of their new skate park. A giant win for South Bay skaters of all ages as many many public and commercial places around the beach cities don’t allow… Read more »

The Redondo Pier Association hosts one of the longest running kite festivals in Southern California this Sunday, March 12th. The Kite Festival has been produced by the Sunshine Kite Company since 1974 and is one of the more visually stunning events around the South Bay. Other eclectic kite festival events… Read more »

The Midwest of the South Bay, El Segundo, celebrates its 100th year in conjunction with a crowd-sourced, inspired art event called ELSEGUNDISSIMO at ESMoA (El Segundo Museum of Art) this Sunday. ESMoA surveyed members of the community who live and/or work in El Segundo asking for improvements or changes they… Read more »

South Bay Weekend: Glass Pumpkins, The 105 IPA, Dirty Old Wedge the Movie, The Wolf Man, Oktoberfest, Hungry Hearts 5k, World Famous Pumpkin Race, Salome & More

Halloween lands on a Monday this year, which means nothing to most kids as the concept of free candy and mischief don’t require a day off, not so for adults. Next Friday and Saturday night is the best time-slot for grown-ups, party people, and walking dead to masquerade, costume and… Read more »

South Bay Weekend: Vote Early, Studio Cabaret Series, Fan Halen, Eddie Money Concert, Sea Myths & Legends, Rising Tohoku Food Fair, Fall Fiesta, The Pettybreakers & More

This year’s presidential election feels like it may never end. Even after this Tuesday once all votes are cast, conversation about political kerfuffle will no doubt invade bar-stools, water-coolers and slice through Thanksgiving dinner. So, if you can’t wait till Tuesday and just want to be done with your vote,… Read more »