Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide March 28 – 31, 2013

The Longshoremen’s Weekend Guide is HERE! It’s Easter weekend and in case you have not planned a weekend of fun yet…here are a few ideas to get the good times rolling. Please look through the guide and feel free to add any ideas for weekend activities in the Comments section below the post. Get out and enjoy the weekend!!

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Thursday 02/23 0%
Abundant sunshine. High 54F. Winds NW at 15 to 25 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Friday 02/24 0%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 56F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Saturday 02/25 0%
Mostly Cloudy
A mix of clouds and sun early, then becoming cloudy later in the day. High 56F. SE winds shifting to WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
Chance of Rain
Sunday 02/26 30%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with a few showers. High 54F. Winds SSW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
Chance of Rain
Monday 02/27 40%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day. High 53F. E winds shifting to W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

Mar28- Longshoremens Weekend GuideTecate Light Miss Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Prelim

WHEN: March 28, 7pm
WHERE: Legends – Long Beach
5236 E 2nd St
Long Beach, CA 90803

WHAT: Get into the spirit of the famous race in Long Beach. Come out to get pumped up for the race in April. Thursday night is 2nd round to choose the next beautiful Tecate Light Miss Toyota candidate.
COST: FREE – NO cover charge

Mar29- Longshoremens Weekend Guide

The YMCA of Metro LA’s 55th Annual Good Friday Breakfast 

WHEN: March 29, 8am-9:30am
WHERE: Westin Bonaventure Hotel
404 S Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, 90071

WHAT: The YMCA brings together businesses, community leaders and citizens of Los Angeles for a morning of fellowship on Good Friday. The keynote speaker will be Jack Scott, Chancellor Emeritus of the California Community Colleges and former California State Senator. Get advance tickets and be a part of this Los Angeles community event.
COST: Advance tickets $29. RSVP required, all seats reserved. For more info, please call 213 351 2205 or email WendyMenchaca@ymcala.org.

Mar30- Longshoremens Weekend Guide

Doctor Who on BBC America

WHEN: March 30, 9PM
WHERE: On BBC America
WHAT: This year is the 50th anniversary of the iconic British sci-fi show. Travel through time and space with a time lord whose main mission is to save humans from the destructive forces in the universe. Experience strange and fascinating creatures that will scare and entertain people of all ages.

Mar31- Longshoremens Weekend Guide

Bugs Bunny Cartoon Classics

WHEN: March 29, 4pm
WHERE: Aero Theater
1328 Montana Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90403

WHAT: This event is especially for families that love Bugs Bunny. This matinee will feature 75 minutes of timeless Bugs Bunny cartoons that will delight young and old alike. Come out to remember childhood cartoons or to show the kids something that you grew up watching.
COST: $11 General Admission

Date-Logo-All-Weekend-Longshoremen's Weekend GuideVermeer Exhibit at the Getty Museum

WHEN: Now through March 31, 2013
WHERE: The J. Paul Getty Museum
1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90049

WHATWoman in Blue Reading a Letter is one of Johannes Vermeer most renowned works and it is on loan from the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. The oil paint on canvas masterpiece depicts a young girl reading a prized letter. This is the last weekend to see this masterpiece outside of the Netherlands.
COST: FREE to view exhibit, $15 parking


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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