Longshoremen Weekend Guide, July 4 – 7, 2013

The weekend guide poked it’s head out again and is showing off a head full of great things to do this weekend…whack that mole and plan something fun this weekend. Look at the Weekend Guide and have some fun this weekend with your family or significant other. Some of the activities happening this weekend include: fireworks, sing along and a groovy festival.

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Thursday 05/25 10%
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Cloudy skies early, then partly cloudy this afternoon. High 62F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
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Friday 05/26 20%
Partly Cloudy
Areas of morning fog with some patchy drizzle. Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. High 63F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday 05/27 10%
Mostly sunny. High 61F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday 05/28 10%
Sunny. High 64F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
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Monday 05/29 10%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 67F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.


Battleship Iowa’s All American 4th of July Celebration

WHEN: July 4 @ 9:00AM to 5:00PM
WHERE: Battleship IOWA 250 S. Harbor Blvd., San Pedro, 90731
WHATCome celebrate Independence Day aboard the historic Battleship IOWA. The ship will also be celebrating its 1 year anniversary in the Port of LA. The entire family will enjoy a fun-filled day aboard “The Battleship of Presidents,” recently named the “Museum Ship of the Year.” Special 4th of July ticket includes all-day admission, tour, BBQ buffet, live music and more!

COST: $43.00 Adults / $21.50 Youth / Children 3 and under Free (Ticket information)


First Thursday in Downtown San Pedro

WHEN: July 4 @ 6:00 PM to 11:00PM
WHERE:Between 5th and 9th, Center and Pacific
WHAT: The San Pedro Arts, Culture & Entertainment District comes alive on the first Thursday of every month, with gallery receptions, artist open houses, live music, and food trucks. Between 5th and 9th Streets and Centre Street and Pacific Ave.



july-5Friday Night Sing-alongs – Soul Train Classics

WHEN: July 5, 6:30Pm – 8:00PM
WHERE: Walt Disney Concert Hall, 151 S. Grand Ave. Los Angeles
WHAT: Let your voice be heard along with hundreds of fellow fun-loving songbirds. Hop on-board the hippest train and get your groove on as we sing songs that celebrated an era of soul on television. Enthusiasm and a love of singing are all you need. Song sheets provided, with musical backing by a live band.


Long Beach Funk Fest

WHEN: July 6 @ 12::00 PM to 11:00 PM
WHERE: Downtown Long Beach between Promenade and Broadway
WHAT: The 5th Annual Long Beach Funk Fest on Saturday July 6th! Since we started in 2009, we have been “sustaining our future through funk” by bringing funk greats to Downtown Long Beach every year for an exciting day-long festival. There will be a few changes this year to make sure that Funk Fest continues to thrive and grow, including a modest ticket price. It will still be an incredible value, since Funk Fest 2013 is shaping up to be an unforgettable event!
COST: $15.00 – $20.00 (Ticket information)


Woodstock Tribute Weekend

WHEN: July 6 & 7 @ 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
WHERE: Orange County Fair and Event Center, 88 Fair Dr, Costa Mesa
WHAT: The 5th Annual Woodstock Tribute Weekend, a two day fest planned for July 6 and 7 at the Orange County Market Place, the swap meet at the Costa Mesa Fairgrounds, will be sprinkled with the music and vibe reminiscent of the legendary 1969 concert.




Comment below and let us know if these are the kinds of events that you like doing. Also, feel free to make suggestions for other weekend events that are coming down the pipe. Most importantly, have a great weekend and enjoy your time away from work!

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Guillermo Jimenez I've been with the credit union for 7 years. I began as the Accounting Manager. Currently, I'm the Director of Marketing and Social Media.