The Weekend Guide, July 12 – 14, 2013

The weekend guide has ARRIVED…it’s going to be a three ring circus of activities to do this weekend. Look at the Weekend Guide and plan some fun and excitement with your family or significant other. Some of the activities happening this weekend include: the Circus, jewelry making and a cruise.

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Circus All Weekend

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents: Built to Amaze!

WHEN: All Weekend Long (check website for all available times)
WHERE: Staples Center
1111 S. Figueroa
Los Angeles, CA 90015

WHAT: This is the ultimate circus event. The foundation is set and the rising anticipation of high-energy, high-jinx and hilarity is ready to be transported by colorful circus machinery and unleashed from shipping crates right before the audience’s eyes.
COST: $26 – $100

July13- Weekend Guide

The Matthew Dahlgren Group

WHEN: July 13, 8pm to 10pm
WHERE: Alva’s Showroom
1417 W 8th Street
San Pedro, CA 90732

WHAT: A mix of Blues and R & B that will impress even the most diehard music fan. Los Angeles-based guitarist/vocalist Matthew has built his whole life around music. Working as the guitarist in Aretha Franklin’s band since 2007, he has also performed with the who’s who of the music business, including Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Natalie Cole, Carrie Underwood and many more.
COST: $20


Old Fort MacArthur Days Living History Event

WHEN: July 13, 2013 at 10am thru July 14, 2013 at 4pm
WHERE: Fort MacArthur Museum, Angels Gate Park
3601 S. Gaffey Street
San Pedro, CA 90731

WHAT: For more than twenty years now the Fort MacArthur Museum has sponsored what has turned into the West’s largest multicultural celebration of world military history. What began as a small gathering of cannon enthusiasts has blossomed into a truly spectacular event showcasing the history of military activity from around the world and across time.
COST: $10

July14- Weekend Guide

Basics of Jewelry Making – Jewelry Making 1

WHEN: July 14, 12:00pm (noon) – 2:30pm
WHERE: Crafted at the Port of L.A.
110 East 22nd St.
San Pedro, CA 90731

WHAT: This class helps teach the basics of jewelry making. During the class participants will make a simple strand necklace using beading board. Instructor Peggy Forrester walks students through the nuances of simple jewelry making. Come learn a new skill that can eliminate boredom and possibly blossom into a career.
COST: Class Kit $25, Class Fee $25

All-Weekend-Weekend Guide

Sunset Cruise Newport Beach

WHEN: All Weekend Long (check website for all available times)
WHERE: Newport Beach Cruises
400 Main St
Newport Beach, CA 92661

WHAT: What better way to unwind and forget about the woes of work. A 1 1/2 hour sunset cruise and evening cruise are a great way to wind down, breath in the fresh ocean air, and take in the scenery. Guaranteed beautiful sunsets always deliver and are what made southern California famous.
COST: Cruise Ticket Only – $25, Cruise Ticket With Unlimited Drink Package – $50


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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