March 2018–LOS ANGELES COUNTY Calendar of Events

2018-2-28 Sofia Chang洛杉矶华人地产经纪

LA Dance Festival   Mar. 1-3
Celebrate the Women’s History Month with the Women Rising performances, featuring contemporary dance through the lens of female choreographers. 
Time/Place: See website for schedule. / Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz, LA
Contact: 310-286-0553 /

Space and Innovation Expo   Mar. 2
Come explore, innovate, learn about space exploration and advanced technologies. The event is in support of our junior high, high school and college learners and all are welcomed.
Time/Place: 6-8pm / College of the Canyons, Valencia Campus 
Contact: 661-362-3601 /

Japanese Food Festival   Mar. 2-3
Unique in its focus on bringing together foodies & Japanese food industry professionals, the 2018 Japanese Food Festival will feature food, sake, and travel exhibits from 50+ exhibitors. 
Time/Place: Fri 5-8pm, Sat 1-4pm / InterContinental Hotel LA Downtown

Los Angeles IPA Festival   Mar. 3-4
A beer competition open to the public that celebrates the best India Pale Ales from across California. This event does not require a ticket and is on a first come, first served basis. 
Time/Place: 9:30am-4pm / Mohawk Bend, Silver Lake   

Tough Mudder Los Angeles   Mar. 3-4
Polsa Rosa Ranch, located just an hour from Los Angeles on the sunny side of the valley, will play home to all the mud and tough a course full of Mudders could ever want. 
Time/Place: 8am-3pm / Polsa Rosa Ranch, Acton   

International Women’s Day Celebration   Mar. 4
The program combines the cultural flavor of the West Hollywood’s Russian speaking community with the other diverse cultures that make up the West Hollywood community, including the LGBTQ, African American, Asian, and Native American communities. 
Time/Place: 12-3pm / Plummer Park-Fiesta Hall   

Glow-in-the-Dark Golf Tournament   Mar. 9
Players will receive a glow-in-the-dark golf ball and glow necklaces. Awards will follow the 18-hole tournament with hot dogs and drinks being served to each player. The registration fee includes BBQ before the tournament.
Time/Place: 5-9:30pm / Don Knabe Golf Center, Norwalk  
Contact: 562-929-5956 /

Spaghetti Dinner & Bake Sale   Mar. 10
The Torrance Firefighters Association. DJ Ozzie will keep the mood festive and all proceeds benefit the Alisa Ann Ruch California Burn Foundation Summer Camp for burn patients. 
Time/Place: 4:30-8pm / Ken Miller Recreation Center, Torrance 
Contact: 310-781-7000 /

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure   Mar. 10
The world’s largest, most successful fundraising and education event for breast cancer. 
Time/Place: 6am-12pm / Dodger Stadium 
Contact: 310-575-3011 /

Heart of Helping Family Fun Fair   Mar. 10
The fundraiser benefiting the Volunteer Center’s programs and services will feature carnival games, face painting, crafts, raffle and opportunity drawings, prizes and more. 
Time/Place: 11am-3pm / The Volunteer Center: 1230 Cravens Avenue, Torrance 
Contact: 310-212-7997 /

Hope and a Future Run   Mar. 10
This community event benefits children with developmental disabilities in the Imago Dei School at Trinity Classical Academy. All ages are welcome! 
Time/Place: 7:30am-12pm / West Creek Park, Valencia
Contact: 661-296-2601 /

Holi Festival of Colors   Mar. 10-11
Activities include live music, DJ’s, top of the hour color throws, interactive dance, yoga, free hugs, crafts and a range of ethnic vegetarian dishes. The festival strives to create an atmosphere of love, respect, compassion and spirituality. 
Time/Place: Sat 11am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm / Whittier Narrows Park-The Meadows, South El Monte 

CSULB Annual Pow Wow 2018   Mar. 10-11
The two-day event, which will feature American Indian dancing, arts, crafts and food. In addition to contests and inter-tribal dancing, there will be Gourd dancing. Native foods such as mutton and beef stew, Navajo tacos, fry bread and Indian burgers will be on sale at the event, and American Indian vendors will be selling both traditional and contemporary American Indian art. 
Time/Place: Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-7pm / California State University Long Beach Central Quad

St. Patrick’s Day Gold Hunt in Malibu   Mar. 16
Activities to include story time, art activity, snack, giveaway and special surprise guest. Gold Hunt times are at 10:15am and 10:45am. Sign-ups for gold hunt times will be available at the check-in booth at 9:45am. 
Time/Place: 10am-12pm / 23500 Civic Center Way, Malibu
Contact: 310-456-2489 x239 /

Paleyfest LA   Mar. 16-25
See Stars & Creators of Your Favorite Shows in Person. Barbara Streisand, Will & Grace, The Handmaid’s Tale, The Big Bang Theory, The Good Doctor, Mom, Stranger Things and more!
Time/Place: See website for schedule. / Dolby Theatre, Hollywood 
Contact: 310-786-1000 /

International Children’s Festival   Mar. 17
West African, Mexican, Pacific Islander, Cambodian, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Persian, Irish, Slovak, and Czech dance are among the children’s performances, along with martial arts demonstrations and an international children’s choir. Kids can partake in a percussion circle, Japanese origami, Native American crafts, & Pacific Islander traditional children’s games. 
Time/Place: 9am-5pm / Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach 
Contact: 562-590-3100 /

College of the Canyons Women’s Conference   Mar. 17
An exciting lineup of presenters and breakout sessions designed to explore issues including making a plan to make your dreams a reality, interviewing and networking, healthy lifestyles, wellbeing and mindset, personal safety, elder care, and searching for your ancestors.
Time/Place: 8am-3pm / 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd., Santa Clarita 
Contact: 661-362-5254 /

Cherry Blossom Festival   Mar. 17
Presented by The East San Gabriel Valley Japanese Community Center and Plaza West Covina. 
Time/Place: 12-6pm / Plaza West Covina: 112 Plaza Drive   

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration at Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center   Mar. 17
Event will feature live music, entertainment, food, activities, contests, games and drawings. Face painting, rock climbing, inflatable rides, rockin’ Time/Place: photo shoot and photo booth also on hand. Free use of the center for the day and open to the public.
11am-3pm / Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center
Contact: 818-597-7300 /

St Patrick’s Day Hollywood Club Crawl   Mar. 17-18
We go to 4 venues. Ticket prices include admission to all venues, 1 FREE drink or shot at most of the venues, professional photos of the entire night, and an amazing party host to guide you from venue to venue. Must be 21+. 
Time/Place: 8pm-2am / Check in at Cabo Cantina 
Contact: 310-593-0909 /

Welcome Home Veterans Event   Mar. 18
Resource fair, classic car & truck show, family activities, food trucks, live music and raffle prizes. 
Time/Place: 2:30-5pm / Rose Hills Memorial Park & Mortuary, Whittier 
Contact: 805-341-7269 /

Great Race of Agoura Hills   Mar. 24
Established in 1986 as a way to raise money for local schools. Features the challenging Cheseboro Half Marathon (mostly trails), Pacific Half Marathon (roads), Old Agoura 10K and Olympic Bronze Medalist and Agoura High School Alumnus Deena Kastor 5K run. There’s also a Kids 1 Mile Fun Run (ages 6 to 12) and a Family Fun Run/Walk 1 Mile event. 
Time/Place: 7:30-11am / Chumash Park: 5550 Medea Valley Drive 
Contact: 877-gr8-race x4 /

¡Latin Food Fest!   Mar. 24
Gran Tasting at is all-inclusive with 150 food, beverage, wine, beer and spirits stations, Cooking Demos, Wine Workshop, Best of Fest Awards, VIP Tent, Live Art and Live Music, and cooking demos by chefs Aarón Sánchez, Marcela Valladolid, and Enrique Olvera. 
Time/Place: 11am-3pm / Santa Monica Beach   

The Gathering for the Grand   Mar. 24
The Beatles – All You Need is Love! Celebrating art, inspiration and education. Our annual Gala is high-energy and lots of fun, bringing together members of the San Pedro community. The event will honor Andrew and Adela Silbur of The Whale & Ale for their many years of support for The Grand Vision Foundation.
Time/Place: 5pm / Palos Verdes Golf Club 
Contact: 310-833-4813 /

El Segundo Spring Fling Easter Celebration   Mar. 24
Activities l include live music, stilt walkers, balloons, face painting, egg hunt, photos with the big bunny himself, special in-store activities and more. A welcome table will offer a free spring fling kid’s gift, while supplies last. 
Time/Place: 11am-3pm / The Point
Contact: 310-414-5280 /

Sight for Kids   Mar. 24
Whittier Host Lions Club Sight for Kids event. Wine tasting. Dinner. Silent auction. Donation: $50 each. 
Time/Place: 5:30-8pm / Whittier Community Center
Contact: 562-698-9554 /

“Tee It Up 4 Kids” Golf Tournament   Mar. 26
Fundraising event for the Boys & Girls Club of La Habra. In honor of Dr. Ronald K. Fliss.
Time/Place: Whittier Friendly Hills Golf Course 
Contact: 562-691-2413 /

Antelope Valley College Career Information & Job Fair   Mar. 28
Community Welcome, Free Parking, Professional Dress code Recommended, Bring copies of your current resume. 
Time/Place: 10am-2pm / 3041 W Ave K: Lancaster  

Glendale Spring Eggstravaganza   Mar. 31
Participate in an egg hunt, play various carnival games, challenge yourself on the Glendale Rocks! Climbing wall and take pictures with the Easter Bunny! Don’t forget a basket. 
Time/Place: 10am-1pm / Pacific Community Center  

Burbank Spring Egg-Stravaganza   Mar. 31
Egg hunts, prizes & games, mascot meet & greet, inflatable bounce houses and pictures with The Bunny. 
Time/Place: 9am-12pm / McCambridge Park: 1515 N. Glenoaks Blvd
Contact: 818-238-5353 /

Glendora Easter Egg Hunt   Mar. 31
Free Pancakes provided by Glenkirk Church at Finkbiner Park and Gladstone Church at Gladstone Park! 
Time/Place: 9-11am / Finkbiner Park: 160 N. Wabash Ave
Contact: 626-914-2357 /

Lancaster Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza   Mar. 31
Visit with the Bunny and have a picture taken for only $5. There will also be a special photo opportunity area outside the hunt areas to give parents a place to create life-long memories. 
Time/Place: 9:30am / Sgt. Steve Owen Memorial Park 
Contact: 661-723-6000 /

Santa Clarita Volunteers: Eggstravaganza   Mar. 31
Help with Easter egg distribution, monitoring fields, prize distribution, and clean-up. Volunteers must pre-register. 
Time/Place: 8-11am / Central Park: 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road 
Contact: 661-250-378 /

West Covina Easter Eggstravaganza   Mar. 31
Egg hunts, arts & crafts, pictures and petting zoo!
Time/Place: 9-11am / Del Norte Park & Cortez Park   

Rosemead Easter Eggstravaganza   Mar. 31
FREE game booths, moon bounce, and egg hunt! 
Time/Place: 10am-1pm / Garvey Park, 7933 Emerson Place 
Contact: 626-569-2100 /


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