6:58 PM EDT, July 27, 2011
FRIDAY: Michael Ubaldini (pictured) and the Lonesome Playboys perform at Fitzgeralds, 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach. The show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.fitzgeraldshb.net.
SATURDAY: The UK Beat performs a free show at Bella Terra Mall's amphitheater, 7777 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. The show is from 6 to 9 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.bellaterra-hb.com.
SUNDAY: International Surfing Museum, 411 Olive Ave., Huntington Beach, hosts a drum jam session, featuring Dusty Watson, Matt Quilter, Bob Colwell and others. The show is from 1 to 4 p.m.
John Gilpin, an Elvis impersonator from Pechanga Resort & Casino, performs at a Lemondrop Singles Dance at Don the Beachcomber, 16278 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. Admission is $10 and the dance lasts from 7 p.m. to midnight. For more information, call (949) 378-6600.
The Huntington Beach Concert Band plays film music, marches, classical favorites and popular melodies at Huntington Central Park behind the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. The show is free and begins at 5 p.m. For more information, call (714) 891-6856 or visit http://www.hbconcertband.org.
Movie in the Park
Fountain Valley hosts its first Movie in the Park event of the season with a screening of "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs" at the Fountain Valley Recreation Center, 16400 Brookhurst St. The Police Department Explorers also host National Night Out, which includes face-painting, K9 demonstrations, display booths and more. Admission is free and the activities begin at 5 p.m., with the movie starting at dusk. For more information, call (714) 839-8611 or visit http://www.fountainvalley.org.
Second Chance Pet Adoptions hosts cat and kitten adoptions every Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at Petco, 5961 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. The nonprofit is offering a summer special adoption fee of $99 for adult cats, $135 for kittens. The fee includes neuter/spay, vaccination, FIV/FVRCP test, microchip, collar/ID tag and a bag of food. Adoptions are also held from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at PetSmart, 7600 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. For more information, call (714) 448-9079.
Surf City Tea Party, a discussion group dedicated to limited government, fiscal responsibility, individual rights and free markets, meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of each month at Euromasters Event Center, 18370 Pacific St., Fountain Valley. Members live in Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley and Westminster. For more information, go to http://www.surfcitytea.ning.com.
Amigos de Bolsa Chica offers free public tours from 9 to 10:30 a.m. the first Saturday of every month, leaving every 15 minutes at the pedestrian bridge at the Bolsa Chica wetlands on Pacific Coast Highway across from Bolsa Chica State Beach. For more information, call (714) 840-1575 or visit http://www.amigosdebolsachica.org.
Orange Coast Gakuen Japanese Language School offers adult Japanese language classes with veteran instructor Yoko Saito, adult Japanese floral arrangement classes with ikenobo expert Ogawa Sensei and Japanese language classes for children ages 5 to 18 at 21141 Strathmoor Lane, Huntington Beach. For more information, visit http://www.orangecoastgakuen.org or call (714) 235-5559.
The Clara Barton Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution meets at 9:30 a.m. the third Saturday of every month at Community United Methodist Church, 6652 Heil Ave., Huntington Beach. Membership in DAR is open to any woman at least 18 years old who can prove lineal descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence. For more information, call (714) 962-0840.
Foundation for Neurosciences Stroke and Recovery (FNSR) offers a support group for adults with early onset Parkinson's Disease the third Friday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. For more information, call (714) 842-4481 or (562) 983-8139.
Cypress Twirlers Square Dancing hosts a dancing night for singles and couples from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The event is at 5946 Westminster Ave., Huntington Beach. For more information, call (562) 425-0130.
The Huntington Beach Business Improvement District will present the Downtown Huntington Beach Art Walk from 6 to 9 p.m. every third Wednesday of each month. For more information, call (714) 536-8300.
The Huntington Newcomers Club welcomes all new residents as well as "long-timers" into their group of active and friendly women. The club meets at 11 a.m. the second Tuesday each month at different area restaurants. Other activities include book clubs, bridge groups and much more. For more information about events and meetings, call (714) 846-0108.
Members of the Huntington Harbour Yacht Club, 3821 Warner Ave., meet for brunch on the first three Sundays of each month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The public and guests are welcome. Cost is $12. For information and reservations, call (562) 592-2186.
The Main Street Library presents a story time at 3 p.m. Fridays at 525 Main St. The library's Preschool Storytime will be 10 and 11 a.m. Wednesdays. Call (714) 375-5071.