Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide April 4 – 7, 2013

The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide has arrived and is full of great ideas for fun this weekend! The weather is warming up, the shorts are coming out of the closet and it is time to get out and enjoy the weekend. Look through the happenings going on in the Los Angeles area.

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 -April5 Longshoremens Weekend GuideStreet Dance L.A.

WHEN: April 5th, 8PM
WHERE: Nate Holden Performing Arts Center
4718 W. Washington Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90016

WHAT: An event filled with some of the greatest dancers that the Los Angeles area has ever seen. Be immersed in dance talent and enjoy an evening out in L.A. Some of the featured acts include: Groovaloos, Versa-Style, Lux Aeterna, The Underground
COST: $15 – $25 (Ticket Information)

April5- Longshoremens Weekend Guide

First Fridays in Bixby Knolls

WHEN: April 5th, 6:30PM – 10PM
WHERE: Village at Bella Cosa
3803 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90807
WHAT: Enjoy an evening of art, food and a Big Red Bus. Look through the artwork displayed in galleries along Atlantic Avenue and enjoy the transportation provided, a big red bus. Stay late and spend an entire evening soaking of the art world of Bella Cosa.

April6- Longshoremens Weekend Guide

Tidepool Wonders

WHEN: April 6th, 11AM
WHERE: Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
3720 Stephen M White Dr.
San Pedro, CA, 90731
WHAT: This is the last of the best low tides of the season. Bring the kids out to enjoy a morning of learning about the natural beauty that surrounds the San Pedro coast line. Come and experience sea creatures like urchins, octopus and many varieties of seaweed.

April6- Longshoremens Weekend Guide

The 4th Annual Edge of LA International Wine Festival

WHEN: April 6th, 2:30PM – 5:30PM
WHERE: The Warner Grand Theatre
478 West 6th Street
San Pedro, CA 90731

WHAT: The Edge of LA International Wine Festival is the only wine festival hosted in San Pedro. Come out to experience wines from all over the world. And, the best thing is that you can purchase any wine sampled during the event at Off the Vine in San Pedro.
COST: $35 – $55

April7-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideBarcos Nightingales Walk for Kids

WHEN: April 7th , 7AM
WHERE: Exposition Park
700 Exposition Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037

WHAT: The goal of the run is to help kids that have medical needs. The 5K is in honor of all nurses. This benefit run is supported with the help of the Ronald MacDonald House and is instrumental in helping kids with medical conditions.
COST: Donations only: a $25 donation will get you entered to win an iPad 2


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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