Holiday Events to enjoy in Southern California

  The holidays are upon us and families are getting together, friends want to celebrate and you wonder what you can enjoy together? Here are some great ideas – some are free and others have a nominal fee: Huntington Beach Cruise of Lights -December 17-23rd. Take a cruise through the Huntington Beach Huntington Harbor and … [Read more…]


Help support your local businesses by supporting Small Business Saturday and shopping on Saturday at local businesses! It helps keep small businesses in our community and keep our economy vibrant. Instead of buying online where your money goes out of the city (state and sometimes country), you can shop at locally owned shops in quaint … [Read more…]

Veteran’s Day November 11th: Ceremony & Car Show

  The annual Veteran’s Day Ceremony and Car Show in Huntington Beach remembers and honors the sacrifices of those Americans who gave their time, their fighting spirit and sometimes their lives in war. Beginning at Pier Plaza with a Veteran’s Day Ceremony, the day continues with hundreds of classic, collector cars, customs, motorcycles and more … [Read more…]

Daylight Savings Time Ends Sunday, November 3rd

  Remember to turn your clocks back one hour at 2 AM on Sunday, November 3rd. You’ll gain an extra hour of sleep. If you have an appointment on Sunday, be sure to confirm the time before leaving for your appointment! Just remember the old saying if you forget which way to set your clocks: … [Read more…]

Weekend Swap Meet

Every Saturday and Sunday get out early to enjoy the free Golden West College Swap meet where you can be outside while browsing lots of vendor’s wares including new and used items and antiques! Be sure to put your best bargaining powers on for this fun, free event!! Lots of treasures to be found for … [Read more…]

Mall transformed into unique marketplace for artisans.

The Laguna Hills Mall has been transformed into a marketplace for 200+ artisans to share their skills with the public. What was once home to Macys and other retailers has now been transformed into an indoor shopping area full of individual booths featuring various artists. If you are looking for something unique to do that … [Read more…]

Shipley’s Wildlife Center

Shipley’s Wildlife Center is a lovely respite from the hectic pace of Southern California. Located between Talbert and Slater you can enjoy the walking trails or get involved helping volunteer to maintain this community treasure. From birdwatching to the interpretive center  to its eight habitats to explore, it has something for everyone in the family, … [Read more…]