The Weekend Guide: Sept. 13 – 15, 2013

Whoa! Where has this week gone?!? Time is flying by, the days are getting shorter and it’s time again to enjoy something over the WEEKEND. Whether it’s having quality time with a spouse or entertaining the kids or just hanging with your friends, be sure to get out and experience something fun this weekend. Some of the activities happening this weekend: Friday the 13th Mini-Marathon, roller derby and a Sons of Anarchy celebration.

Monday 02/20 20%
Mostly cloudy. Lows overnight in the low 50s.
Tuesday 02/21 10%
Cloudy. High 58F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 02/22 10%
Partly Cloudy
Wind increasing. A few clouds from time to time. High around 55F. Winds W at 20 to 30 mph.
Thursday 02/23 0%
Mainly sunny. High 54F. Winds NW at 10 to 20 mph.
Friday 02/24 0%
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High near 55F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

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Friday the 13th Mini-Marathon

WHEN: September 13 @ 5PM Doors open
WHERE: Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Ave.
Santa Monica, CA 90403

WHAT: In the hair-raising, limb-slashing world of classic horror, one date will live in infamy: Friday the 13th. The American Cinematheque celebrates this Friday the 13th at the Aero Theatre with a mini-marathon, complete with costume and scream contests, dedicated to the first (and arguably best) four films in the franchise.
COST: $13 General Admission & $10 American Cinematheque Members

Sept 14 date logo Weekend GuideMamma Said Knock You Bout!!!

WHEN: September 14 @ 6PM Doors open
WHERE: CRAFTED at the Port of L.A.
110 East 22nd St.
San Pedro, CA 90731

WHAT: Roller skates, fun, entertainment AND all in San Pedro. Long Beach Derby Gals will be back with a vengeance when Pike Restaurant & Bar’s Cyclone Racer’s take on Gallagher’s Pub and Grill’s Breakwater Bombshells! All of your favorite roller derby GALS in a beautiful new warehouse!
COST: $15

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Breast Cancer Awareness And Fund Raiser Event

WHEN: September 14, 4PM – 8PM
WHERE: Ink Divine Tattoo Company
305 W 7th St
San Pedro, CA 90731

WHAT: Ink Divine Tattoo Company will be offering tattoo specials, piercing specials, 50/50 raffle, silent auction, kids booth with face painting, temporary tattoos, shaved ice, a taco cart, and LIVE entertainment. Maybe a bbq and some other stuff too! Accepting donations on the day of the event or you can bring them by the shop before the date! Come out and show your support to help fight breast cancer!
COST: Donations welcomed

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Season 6 Premiere of Sons of Anarchy Celebration

WHEN: September 15 @ 8PM
WHERE: El Rey Theatre
5515 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036

WHAT: Trouble is Charming. Your favorite Sons are back! Come out to the El Rey Theatre for a night of all things SOA. Enjoy live music and entertainment all centered around the hit tv drama, Sons of Anarchy. Katy Sagal and the Forest Rangers will be performing and thrilling guests and fans of SOA.
COST: $25

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Port of Los Angeles Lobster Festival

WHEN: All Weekend Long
WHERE: Ports O’Call
1199 Nagoya Way
San Pedro, CA 90731

WHAT: This is the world’s largest lobster festival and 2009 winner of the Guinness World Record for the Most Seafood Served at an Outdoor Event. Fresh discounted Maine lobster meals will be available for purchase daily and cooked on the spot. After feasting on world famous discount Maine lobster meals, enjoy dancing, street performers, a pirate camp, tall ships, shopping for arts and crafts, and musical performances.
COST: $10 Admission at the Gate & Lobster meals starting at $20


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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