ALAMEDA: Marin Poetry Center Summer Traveling Show. The program is hosted by Alyse Rall and includes the following readers: David Alpaugh; Patricia Edith; Susan Kolodny; Adam David Miller; Connie Post; and Lenore Weiss. Time: 7 p.m. Admission free, donations appreciated. Location: Frank Bette Center for the Arts
1601 Paru St., Alameda, CA 94501. (510) 523-6957. frankbettecenter
BERKELEY: Herbie Hancock, concert. 14 Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year. Time: 8 p.m. Tickets start at 0 Location: Zellerbach Hall, 101 Zellerbach Hall University of California, Berkeley, CA. (510) 642-9988.
BERKELEY: Audrey Auld, country, americana, and folk music. Time: 8 p.m. .50. Location: Freight & Salvage Coffee Hous, 2020 Addison St., Berkeley, CA. (510) 644-2020.
CULVER CITY: Third Wednesdays. Downtown Culver City Third Wednesdays include live entertainment under the stars, art galleries, drink and dine specials, free samples, discounts and prize giveaways from over 30 area merchants. Time: 5-9 p.m. Location: Downtown Culver City south of the 10 Freeway and east of the 405, between the intersection of Culver and Washington Blvds and Dusquene Ave. downtownculvercity Merchant discount list
EL CAJON: Cajon Classic Cruise - Main St. & Magnolia Ave. Time: 5 - 8 p.m. downtownelcajon | Region: San Diego County
POMONA: Los Angeles County Fair. Sept. 3 - Oct. 2, 2011. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays. Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave., Pomona, CA. Parking: . Open Noon Wed -Fri; 10 a.m. Sat & Sunday. lacountyfair | Region: Los Angeles County
SAN DIEGO: San Diego Restaurant Week September 18-23. Over 180 participating restaurants offer 3 course dinner prix-fixe menus for just , 0 or per person. No tickets or pre-purchased passes are necessary but reservations are recommended. SanDiegoRestaurantWeek
SIMI VALLEY: Weekly Cruise Night - Changes Each Week Time: 5 - 8 p.m.
TUSTIN: Orange County Type 3s Handshakes and Headaches . Informal gathering the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month, at the In-n-Out Burger in the Tustin Marketplace, 3020 El Camino Real, Tustin CA. Jamboree exit from I-5. Time: 8 p.m. on Everyone in an air-cooled VW is welcome, especially Type 3s