The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide April 19 – 21, 2013

The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide is here! Stop spinning your wheels over what to do this weekend and take a look at all the things to do around the area! Make weekend plans, get out of the house and have fun with friends and family.

Tuesday 06/27 10%
Plentiful sunshine. High 72F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 06/28 10%
Partly Cloudy
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 66F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 06/29 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High near 65F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 06/30 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High 67F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Saturday 07/01 10%
Partly Cloudy
Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 68F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.

Date-Logo-All-Weekend-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideThe BIG Race in Long Beach

WHEN: April 19 – 21
WHERE: Long Beach
E. Seaside Way and E. Shoreline Drive
Long Beach, CA 90802

WHAT: This is the 39th time the BIG race has hit the streets of Long Beach. Watch cars fly around the streets of Long Beach with tires smoking. Come out to be entertained and watch cars do things that you thought weren’t possible on public streets.
COST:  $28 – $130+ (Ticket Information)

April19-Longshoremens Weekend Guide

Time’s Up – Griffith Observatory

WHEN: April 19, 6:15PM & 8:45PM
WHERE: Griffith Observatory
2800 East Observatory Road
Los Angeles, CA 90027

WHAT: Does the Mayan calendar really predict the end of time and the Earth as we know it. This presentation at the observatory shows what we are in for from a celestial view point. See if the planet is doomed or if its a lot of ancient here-say.
COST: $7.00 Adults & $5.00 kids 12 and under

April19-Longshoremens Weekend Guide

4th Annual California Wine Festival – Orange County

WHEN: April 19, 10AM
WHERE: Doheny State Beach
25300 Dana Point Harbor Dr.
Dana Point, CA, 92629

WHAT: Enjoy a day of wine and fine food tasting. This memorable event is held at the beautiful Doheny State Beach and will feature great wines from all over California.
COST: $$69-$150

April20-Longshoremens Weekend Guide

2013 Earth Day Chalk Art Challenge

WHEN: April 20, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
WHERE: Redondo Beach Marina
181 N. Harbor Drive
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

WHAT: Be a part of the environmental celebration that brings attention to our wonderful planet. Bring your kids out to indulge in an afternoon of chalk art.

April21-Longshoremens Weekend Guide

Feria, a Flamenco Project

WHEN: April 21, 2PM – 4PM
WHERE1417 W. 8th Street
San Pedro, 90732

WHAT: This is a festive and lively flamenco show for novices and aficionados. This will include Sevillanas dancing which is a traditional dance in Seville. Come and be entertained by energetic and entertaining dancers that express the timeless dances of the area.
COST: $10 – $25


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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