Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide: Feb 28 – Mar 3, 2013

The Longshoremen’s weekend guide is HERE! It’s that time again…time to relax, forget about work for a little while and enjoy yourself! Do you have any idea of what you want to do? Here are some suggestions to get the fun time plans rolling. Check out some happenings in the area, get out of the house and do something this weekend that is worth talking about on Monday.

Beach Hazard Statement

1:45 PM PDT on March 29, 2017
3:00 PM PDT on March 31, 2017
Wednesday 03/29 10%
Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the mid 50s.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 03/30 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy skies. High near 65F. SSE winds shifting to WSW at 15 to 25 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 03/31 0%
Partly Cloudy
Sunny skies with gusty winds developing later in the day. High around 65F. Winds WNW at 20 to 30 mph.
Saturday 04/01 0%
A mainly sunny sky. High 66F. SE winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday 04/02 0%
Sunny skies. High near 65F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph.

Date-Logo-Feb28-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideJack the Giant Slayer Opening

WHEN: Thursday, Feb 28 @ 4PM
WHERE: TCL Chinese Theatre
6925 Hollywood Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

WHAT: This is a massive unveiling for the upcoming blockbuster, Jack the Giant Slayer. And, to make things even more festive, Jack (Nicholas Hoult) will be making a special appearance. Be one of the exclusive first to see the Hollywood rendition of a timeless fairy tale. (Movie informationMovie ticket information)
COST: Opening is FREE, Movie tickets $16.75

Date-Logo-Mar2-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideSandi Thom at Alvas Showroom

WHEN: Saturday, Mar. 2 @ 6PM
WHERE: Alvas Showroom
1417 W. Eighth Street
San Pedro, CA 90732

WHAT: Come out to experience the rock-blues of Sandi Thom. She has just released a new album, Flesh and Blood, and is ready to wow audiences with the great new sounds on this latest album. (More information about the show and Sandi Thom.)
COST: $20.00

Date-Logo-Mar3-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideClippers & Lakers at the Staples Center

WHEN: Sunday, Mar 3 – First game starts at 12:30 PM
WHERE: The Staples Center
1111 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015

WHAT: L.A. Clippers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder @ 12:30 PM AND L.A. Lakers vs. Atlanta Hawks @ 6:30 PM. Double team your basketball desire by seeing two top notch L.A. basketball teams.
COST: Tickets start at $55 (Ticket & Game information)

Date-Logo-All-Weekend-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideBeam Me Up Star Trek Art Show

WHEN: Feb 27 – Mar 3, All Weekend (This is the last weekend of the show)
WHERE: Q Pop Spot
128 Astronaut E S Onizuka St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012

WHAT: Boldly go out and see a variety of artists displaying works that pertain to all the Star Trek flavors. From Romulans to Captain Kirk, there will be something to tickle your sci-fy fancy. (More Star Trek art show information)
COST: Free

Date-Logo-All-Weekend-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideLos Angeles Scavenger Hunt Adventure

WHEN: Dawn till Dusk – All of 2013
WHERE: Starts on Olvera Street in Downtown Los Angeles
WHAT: Make a game out of discovering the treasures of downtown Los Angeles. Put together a team of 1-5 people and compete virtually against others that are finding new, fun things in L.A. (Purchase the adventure and additional information)
COST: $49 per team (Team is 1 – 5 people)

Date-Logo-All-Weekend-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideParty Bus Rentals to Hollywood Nightlife

WHEN: All Year Long on Thurs, Fri and Sat nights
WHERE: The Party Bus service picks you up.
WHAT: Do you want to go out clubbing and feel like a rockstar? Get picked up, dropped off and experience VIP status with this great service. Experience VIP treatment when you go out on the town in Hollywood.
COST: Starts at $30 per person (Call or email for specific rates.)

Have a safe weekend and enjoy your time away from work!

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