Bay Watch Community Calendar 6-30-22

Spotlight If you’re looking for a way to celebrate America’s Independence, there’s plenty going on in the South Bay this weekend.   Sunday, July 3 The sixth annual Salute to the Troops: Picnic and Concert is set for Sunday, July 3 at the Polliwog Park amphitheater, 1601 Manhattan Beach Blvd., Manhattan Beach. The concert features…

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July 2022 Peninsula Calendar

1 July, Friday Beading Meeting This special interest group of the Azure Verde Chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America will meet from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at St. Francis Episcopal Church, 2200 Via Rosa, Palos Verdes Estates. The group has different beading projects every month. Visitors are welcome, with masks required by the church. Information, https://azureverdeega.com/current-beading-projects.html…

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Bay Watch Community Calendar 6-23-22

Event Spotlight:  The Hermosa Pride Festival returns to Hermosa Beach for the second year this weekend. Friday at 6 p.m. Happy Hour, 7 p.m. screening of “Gender Outlaw” and 8 p.m. Drag Show, all at The Stanton on Hermosa Ave. Saturday 9 a.m. Breakfast Meet & Greet at El Tarasco on Pier Ave.; 11 a.m.…

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Bay Watch Community Calendar 6-16-22

Spotlight: The Roundhouse Aquarium is back with its second annual summer sand sculpture contest. Registration has opened for the competition dubbed Sunsational Sandcastles. The rules state that participants may build their sand sculpture on their own time at any location. They don’t even have to be near a beach. They’re welcome to build their sculpture…

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Bay Watch Community Calendar 6-9-22

Spotlight:  Redondo Village festival returns The Riviera Village Summer Festival returns for its 44th year. Enjoy exhibitors, a beer garden, live music, rides, food and more June 24 – 26. The hours are 4 – 9 p.m. on Friday, June 24, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Saturday, June 25, and 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.…

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Bay Watch Community Calendar 6-2-22

EVENT Spotlight:  Benoit headlines El Camino College 75th Anniversary Jazz pianist and composer David Benoit, a Hermosa Beach native and El Camino College Distinguished Alumnus, headlines the El Camino College 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Concert this Friday, June 3. Benoit will conduct his own composition,“Soul to Seoul, East Meets West: A Time for Hope.”  Featured…

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Bay Watch Community Calendar 5-26-22

Spotlight: Boards Across Hermosa coming ashore Leadership Hermosa Beach Class of 2022 is wrapping up its city-wide Boards Across Hermosa exhibit with a treasure hunt. Surfboards decorated by local artists are on display at businesses around town. For a chance to win prizes in the treasure hunt, snap and post on Instagram photos of designate boards…

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Baywatch Community Calendar 5-5-22

Thursday, May 5 Farmers Market 90277 The Redondo Beach Certified Farmers Market is every Thursday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at George Freeth Way and Veterans Park West. For more information, call 310-372-1171, ext. 2252. Meditation Circle A weekly Zoom support group for practicing meditation, a skill to quiet the mind and help relieve stress, is 4-5…

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May 2022 Peninsula Events Calendar

May 1  Gala Join Providence TrinityCare Foundation for Sunday by the Sea, a food and wine tasting gala. There will be entertainment, items up for auction, cuisine created by local chefs, fine wines and local craft beers. It all takes place 2-5 p.m. at a private resort home overlooking Lunada Bay. Tickets are $200, with…

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Baywatch Community Calendar 4-28-22

“Palisades Cottage” by Jane Hilton is among the artwork on display at the Pastel Society of Southern California’s 13th annual Gallery Exhibition. Photo courtesy of PSSC Spotlight: The Pastel Society of Southern California’s 13th annual Gallery Exhibition showcasing members’ artworks opened April 27 and continues through May 22 at Promenade on the Peninsula, 550 Deep…

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2020 Hermosa Beach Surfer Walk of Fame inductees to get plaques

by Erin Waldner The Hermosa Beach Historical Society will host the Surfer Walk of Fame weekend kick-off party on Friday, April 22 at the Hermosa Beach Community Theater, 710 Pier Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m. Past and present inductees will be on hand. Following the party, the South Bay Boardriders will present their annual…

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Bay Watch Community Calendar 4-14-22

Hermosa Beach Surfer Walk of Fame The Hermosa Beach Historical Society will host the Surfer Walk of Fame weekend kick-off party on Friday, April 22 at the Hermosa Beach Community Theater, 710 Pier Ave. Doors open at 5 p.m. Past and present inductees will be on hand. The event also includes a surf film by…

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Bay Watch Community Calendar 4-7-22

Thursday, April 7 Farmers Market 90277 The Redondo Beach Certified Farmers Market is held every Thursday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at George Freeth Way and Veterans Park West. For more information, call 310-372-1171, ext. 2252. Meditation Circle A weekly Zoom support group for practicing meditation, a skill to quiet the mind and help relieve stress,…

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Baywatch Community Calendar 3-31-22

Ongoing The South Bay Stories Show, a mix of live music and storytelling, returns for a seventh year to the Second Story Theater at the Hermosa Beach Community Center, 710 Pier Ave. Two performances are scheduled, one at 7:30 p.m. on April 2 and the other at 1:30 p.m. on April 3. The show features…

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Peninsula Event Calendar April 2022

1 APRIL Friday Walk & Scavenger Hunt Terranea Resort in Rancho Palos Verdes is home to many beautiful species of native plants and animals. Explore the scenic property with a self-guided nature walk and learn about wildlife in the region, as well as the history of the resort. Map available at Pointe Discover. Through April…

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Baywatch Community Calendar 3-24-22

Thursday, March 24 Farmers Market 90277 The Redondo Beach Certified Farmers Market is held every Thursday from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at George Freeth Way and Veterans Park West. For more information, call 310-372-1171, ext. 2252. Meditation Circle A weekly Zoom support group for practicing meditation, a skill to quiet the mind and help relieve stress,…

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