The Huntington Beach Elks Lodge #1959 located at 7711 Talbert Ave. in Huntington Beach 714-848-9440 holds regular bingo Matinee every Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 22, 2019; Starts 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019; Starts 10:00 a.m.

Early Birds at 11:00 a.m. Free – Coffee, Tea and Popcorn, Food and Soft Drinks Available for Purchase ATM On Site, Lunch Served.



For the benefit of youth, vets, special kids, police, firefighters and other groups in South Orange County Saddleback Valley communities, Mission Viejo / Saddleback Valley Elks Lodge No. 2444 is holding its regular Wednesday night Charity Big Bucks Bingo on the following dates:

Wednesday, May 22, 2019; Starts 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019; Starts 6:00 p.m.

Mission Viejo / Saddleback Valley Elks Lodge No. 2444
25092 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92692

The Wonderful World of Comics May 11–June 1, 2019
Art for Lunch: May 23 | 11:30am–1:30pm

The Wonderful World of Comics will be exhibiting 90 Years of Popeye, showcasing art and artifacts from nearly a century of the beloved sailor man; Hero(ine)s, a new exhibition reimagining classic comic characters as female icons; and Playing for a Draw, celebrating the history and creativity of soccer comics and illustration across the world. The three major exhibitions demonstrate the incredible range of comic art. Thought-provoking, fascinating and funny, these exhibitions will prove that there’s more to comics than just superheroes.

There will also be a series of exhibition-related events at the Art Center throughout the weekend including signing sessions and a free, exclusive caricature masterclass with top MAD Magazine cartoonist, Tom Richmond.

Volunteers Sought

Love comics and cartoon art? Would you like to be a part of an international festival? The NCSfest is fueled by the energy and assistance of our Yellow Shirt Brigade- volunteers committed to helping behind the scenes and with the public. We have roles and positions for all interests and availabilities- assisting artists, guiding guests and so much more! Volunteers receive a complementary NCSfest t-shirt and are encouraged to enjoy all the Fest has to offer when not working.

NCSfest is presented in partnership with the Lakes International Comic Art Festival, Lyon BD Festival and the French Comics Association.


Join us for a presentation of the revised Western Snowy Plover Management Plan for East Balboa Peninsula Beaches MONDAY, MAY 20, 2019 6 P.M. TO 7 P.M. MARINA PARK—EVENT ROOM (SECOND FLOOR) 1600 W. BALBOA BOULEVARD NEWPORT BEACH, CA 92663

For more information, please visit the Western Snowy Plover webpage at


SeaLegs at the Beach kicked off its seasonal live music series on March 16, setting the one acre beach club up to be the perfect summer venue for sun, music, drinks, and dining. The beachfront venue will be open Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 9pm from Now until Memorial Day. Starting Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend, SeaLegs at the Beach will be open seven days a week at Bolsa Chica State Beach. 

The dynamic weekend live music lineup will feature Indie Rock, Pop Punk, Indie Pop and Alternative artists including:

  • Monday, May 27, Tijuana Dogs Memorial Day Weekend Party
  • Saturday, June 1, Adam Corolla Event
  • Saturday, June 29, Captains of Industry
  • Saturday, July 6, Tijuana Dogs 4th of July Bash
  • Saturday, July 13, Yachty By Nature
  • Saturday, July 20, Common Sense
  • Saturday, Aug. 10, Flash Back Heart Attack
  • Saturday, Aug. 17, Yachty By Nature
  • Saturday, Aug. 24, Long Beach Dub All Stars
  • Saturday, Oct. 5, Wheeland Bros Indian Summer Concert
  • Saturday, Oct. 19, Unwritten Law

Visit for a full schedule. VIP packages including cabanas, personal fire pits and VIP viewing platforms with private bars are available for each performance as well.

The emerging Prjkt Restaurant Group is on a mission to create culinary adventures infused with the distinctive vibe of Surf City, USA. Formed by hospitality entrepreneur Alicia Whitney and her team who developed award-winning SeaLegs Wine Bar, with locations in Huntington Beach and LAX Terminal 2, and the new Seasalt Woodfire Grill in Huntington Beach, Prjkt Restaurant Group offers inviting dining experiences and playful interpretations of American classics – all developed to celebrate California culture and the people who embrace it. Its beachfront concepts, opened summer 2016 in partnership with the California Department of Parks and Recreation, include four themed concessions at Bolsa Chica State Beach.


Edison High School is hosting a Special Needs Track meet for the students in the Special Abilities Cluster program at Edison High School on May 29th from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

General Education students are volunteering their time to team up as a coach and work with a student with moderate to sever special needs. They will take them through several modified track events offered while the parents and students here at Edison will cheer them on!


The Academy for the Performing Arts, a magnet program for the Huntington Union High School District at the Historic Huntington Beach Union High School Auditorium and Bell Tower 1905 Main Street in Huntington Beach on May 31 & June 1, 2019 Friday: 7:30 p.m. Saturday: 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. presents "Syn*er*gy 2019" by its Dance department.

Tickets: $22 for adults, $16 for students/seniors

Available at:

(sin-er-jee) / noun. 1. Combined action or operation 2. A mutually advantageous conjunction or compatibility of distinct participants 3. A mainstage dance show of spectacular movement and dedicated dancers. Centered around APA's Dance Ensembles, this show will make for an unforgettable evening of groundbreaking dance showcases. "Syn*er*gy" includes works by APA faculty, special guest choreographers, and collaborative works.






The Care Connections Network., a nonprofit 501 (c) 3 organization, are partnering with Alzheimer's Family Center and hosting the third annual Aging Together Conference on Saturday, June 8 from 10:00-1:00 in Huntington Beach at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, 9812 Hamilton Avenue.  

There will be 15 organizations participating such as Hoag Hospital, Council on Aging Orange County, the OC Health Care Agency and the Family Caregiver Resource Center.  

There will be three special presentations designed to improve body, mind and spirit:  "Mindful Movement" from 10:15 - 10:35, "Harp Therapy" from 11:00 - 11:20 and "Senior Taiko Drum" from 12:00 - 12:20.  Attendees will have access to resources and information from the exhibitors.  Free hearing and medication checks will be offered.






The OC Fair has announced two pre-Fair shows at Pacific Amphitheatre this summer: Ramon Ayala and Banda Machos will perform on July 7, and Rick Springfield with the Pacific Symphony will perform on July 11. Tickets for these shows go on sale Saturday, Feb. 9, at 10 a.m. 
Ramon Ayala / Banda Machos
Sunday, July 7, 7:30 p.m.

Ramon Ayala, known as the "King of the Accordion,” has been a master accordionist/vocalist/songwriter for more than 40 years, defining norteño music with signature songs and definitive instrumental stylings that have made him a superstar on both sides of the El Rio Grande. Ayala has received four Grammy Awards including two Latin Grammys for the albums Quemame Los Ojos and El Numero Cien. He has recorded classic songs like “Ya No Llores,” “Un Rinconcito en el Cielo” and “Chaparra de Mi Amor.” The pre-Fair concert will kick off with Banda Machos, performing a combination of Banda music, Quebradita and Ranchera.
Rick Springfield with the Pacific Symphony
Thursday, July 11, 8:15 p.m.

Grammy Award winner Rick Springfield cemented his place in pop culture with the #1 hit "Jessie's Girl." He followed with four more top 10 U.S. hits, "I've Done Everything for You," "Don't Talk to Strangers," "Affair of the Heart" and "Love Somebody." His newest album, The Snake King, released in 2018, explores the blues. In this pre-Fair concert at Pacific Amphitheatre, Springfield will perform his timeless favorites with the Pacific Symphony. 


The Academy for the Performing Arts proudly announces its annual APA Summer Dance: a 2-week program that allows students to work with a myriad of distinguished teachers. Classes in modern techniques, house, hip-hop, jazz, contemporary, ballet, tap, and musical theater dance are offered during the afternoon, and in the evening, students rehearse with two different choreographers over the course of the two weeks. The program then culminates in an intimate performance of these rehearsed works in our APA Studio Theater. High School Dance Students (ages 14-17) Cost: $500.

July 8, 2019 - July 19, 2019 Monday through Friday: 1-7 PM daily at Academy for the Performing Arts 1905 Main St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648.


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