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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 »

Clustered up on Hawthorne Boulevard in Torrance’s Hillside community sits a restaurant venture where the dining space is accented with hand-made, Old World Italian motifs, family photos, and upon entrance a piano and a microphone. Owner Lou Giovanetti’s name is no longer part of the restaurant’s title, but his identity… Read more »

Part of Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation Studio Cabaret Series, where guests can sit on four-seat cocktail tables and enjoy a gourmet dinner, brings artist Louie Cruz Beltran to Nakano Theatre. Louie weaves Latin & Afro-Cuban rhythms and some Pop music together; he’s also a percussionist and vocalist. General tickets start… Read more »

The idea of spring is forever hopeful and nothing may embody such a notion as the start of another Major League Baseball season on Sunday. Opening Day gives Dodger fans, Angel fans and other big league boosters across the beach cities a reason to sit down on the couch and… Read more »

Arguably Spain’s most iconic rice dish, paella, and its many flavors are invading Redondo Pier for your dining pleasure this week courtesy of A Basq Kitchen. Paella Week at A Basq Kitchen started last Wednesday and runs through this Sunday. more info Below are a list of South Bay Events… 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 »

Mix together America’s unofficial holiday, the Super Bowl, with a 10K/5k run, a costume contest, prizes and the result is a full and comprehensive Sunday Funday. The 39th Annual Super Bowl 10K/5k Costume Contest presented by the folks at King Harbor Association is practically a pre-race ritual now and this… Read more »

An unbelievable lineup is coming together for the 3-day One Love Cali Reggae Fest from February 10-12, held next to the Queen Mary in Long Beach. The gathering is California’s biggest reggae festival and will feature 311, Dirty Heads, Rebelution, Slightly Stoopid, The Wailers and Steel Pulse. SOJA, Iration, J… Read more »

Just a smidge outside the bubble, Silverlake to be exact, on Saturday the inaugural L.A. Beer & Food Fest invites the elbow-bending public to taste, mingle, learn a little and nosh for about three hours. Put together by the Los Angeles County Brewers Guild, the list of participating craft breweries… Read more »