The Weekend Guide June 14 – 16, 2013

The weekend fun is almost here again…thank goodness it comes around every week. Look through your Weekend Guide, see some of the cool things happening in the Los Angeles area this weekend and plan something worth talking about on Monday. Have a great weekend, be safe and enjoy! Some of the activities happening this weekend include: Rugby, BBQ with Dad and Shakespeare by the Sea.

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.


Keep on Truckin Retail and Food Festival

WHENJune 14, 12Noon – 3:30PM
WHERECrafted at the Port of L.A.
110 East 22nd St.
San Pedro, CA 90731

WHAT: Enjoy local food truck favorite Lobos along with a wagon train of other great eating establishments on wheels. It’s free to park and no admission fees. Come to where the great food is and enjoy a Friday afternoon in San pedro.
COST: Free

June14-Weekend-GuideUSA Rugby vs. Tonga

WHEN: June 14 @ 7:30PM
WHERE: StubHub Center (formerly The Home Depot Center)
18400 South Avalon Boulevard
Carson, CA 90746

WHAT: A USA Rugby double header as the USA Men’s Eagles take on Tonga and the USA Women’s Eagles face off against France. Both international matches will feature hard hitting action from the best in USA fifteens rugby.
COST: $65 / $45 / $25 / $15 / $12 – one ticket grants admission to both matches


Street Food Cinema

WHENJune 15, Doors open @ 5:30PM
WHEREExposition Park
700 Exposition Park Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90037

WHATMovies, bands, food and competitions…got you interested right!?! Enjoy a movie under the stars while eating gourmet food and enjoying the fun from a competition that pits A Capella singers against one another for a HUGE prize.
COST$10 parking AND $10/$15 for admission


Shakespeare by the Sea – King John

WHEN: June 15 @ 8PM
WHEREPoint Fermin Park
807 Paseo del Mar
San Pedro, CA 90731

WHAT: Enjoy a little bit of culture and see one of Will’s greatest works. Before Game of Thrones was Shakespeare’s King John — a challenge for ultimate power where nothing is sacred and everything is negotiable.
COST: Free

June16-Weekend-GuideFather’s Day BBQ at Aquarium of the Pacific

WHEN: June 16, 11:30AM – 1:30PM
WHERE: Aquarium of the Pacific
100 Aquarium Way
Long Beach 90802

WHATCelebrate Father’s Day with the entire family at the Aquarium of the Pacific’s annual picnic. Savor lunch, enjoy picturesque views of Rainbow Harbor, and delight in the underwater sea life of the Aquarium. Pet sharks and rays with your dad, and discover cool ocean dads like seahorses and sea dragons.
COST: $42 Adults, $32 kids


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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