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California Events June 23, 2012

Saturday, June 23, 2012


Shown in photos are scenes from Amador County where Daylily Days is celebrated this weekend at Plymouth's Amador Flower Farm.

ATASCADERO June 23, 2012  Atascadero Wine Festival

- Avalon Free Summer Rock Concerts, Catalina Island 2012 CONCERT DATES: June 23, 2012 Woodstock A tribute to the music of Woodstock June 30, 2012 Blues & Rock Pre-British Invasion. 

CAMARILLO - Ventura County Greek Festival / St. Demetrios Greek Festival, June 22-24, 2012. Location: 400 Skyway Dr., Camarillo Ca. Call: (805) 482-1273.

CAMBRIA - Country Coast Classic Century  25, 50, 100 Mile Rides. Great post-ride BBQ. Call: (805) 924-0223.

CAPITOLA  -  Surftech Jay Race. The Jay Race is a WPA sanctioned event in region 2 for points and rankings for short and long courses. 201 Esplanade - Capitola, CA,

COALINGA Renaissance Celebration  June 23 & 24, 2012
Coalinga, CA

CORONADO - Coronado Promenade Concerts California Free Summer Concerts ... June 9, 2012 Blue Frog Band June 10, 2012 Don Lee June 16, 2012 Paragon Band June 17, 2012 Crown Island Jazz Band, 1-4pm. 

DANA POINT - Concours d'Elegance. 30th Annual Dana Point Concours d'Elegance  June 23, 2012 -  June 24, 2012

DEL MAR - San Diego County Fair  June 8 - July 4, 2012, closed Mondays except July 2. San Diego County Fair is the largest annual event in San Diego County and the sixth largest fair in the United States, drawing more than 1.3 million visitors annually.  Cost:  $13 Adult;  $7 age 62 and older; $7 ages 6-12 ;  Free Age 5 and younger.  Parking: Free shuttle parking at lot 2 miles away, or $10 - 15 on site. Address: 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd. Del Mar, CA 92014.

GOLD COUNTRY - LAKE TAHOE  - Cycle The Sierra, June 23 - 27, 2012. Annual cycling event that takes place in the Sierra Nevada mountains of Northern California. Fully supported, five day journey takes Riders 300 Miles  through breathtaking country, beneath granite peaks, through evergreen forests, into alpine hot springs, to iconic locations like Lake Tahoe, over the 4th highest bridge in the US, to the site where gold was discovered starting the California Gold Rush, and through numerous unique and historical communities along the way.
Each day Ride is 50-70 miles. Camp together under the stars. Camps feature a beer garden, stage with live music, delicious food, massage therapists, yoga sessions, bike mechanics and 300 other cyclists letting loose on vacation from all over the US.  Call: (530) 320-1625.

IRVINE - St. Paul's Greek Festival June 22-24, 2012. Location: 4949 Alton Parkway Irvine, Ca. (949) 733-2366 Fri. 5 - 10p.m. Sat. Noon - 10 p.m. Sunday Noon - 9 p.m.

JACKSON - Jazzin' It Up in Jackson. An activity-filled evening includes free admission to stroll the street and experience three live bands. Wine tasting is $20, wine glass included plus 29 Amador County wines. Time:  6-9 pm,  Call: (209) 223-9038.

LAGUNA NIGUEL - DAWG Walk & Pet Faire   The Mission Viejo Animal Services Center and Dedicated Animal Welfare Group (DAWG) are hosting the fun-filled family event that includes an impressive display of K9 Athletes in Action, pet contests and pet and wildlife exhibits. Dogs - German Shepherds, Labradors, Shar Peis, Greyhounds, and Chihuahuas - needing loving, new homes will be available for adoption. Sain Bernard rescue (Adopt A Saint) will introduce folks to some gentle giants. The event includes a pristine walk along the Oso Creek Trail and the Pet Faire, featuring local businesses, animal rescues, booths, entertainment, music, raffle prizes, refreshments and much more. Pet owners can sign up their dogs for the Best K9 Trickster; Best K9 Kisser or the Owner/Bowzer Look-A-Like contest. Proceeds benefit the animals at Mission Viejo Animal Services Center. Time: 8 a.m. - Noon. Location: Mission Viejo Animal Services Center 24932 Veterans Way, Mission Viejo, CA.

LAKE ARROWHEAD - Joshua Tree, U2 tribute band concert.  Free Summer Concert. Time: 6:30 p.m. Lake Arrowhead Village, 28200 Highway 189, Lake Arrowhead, CA. Call: (909) 337-2533,

LA JOLLA - The La Jolla Festival of the Arts, takes place on June 23 & 24, 2012, .California Chalk Art and Street Painting, on the beautiful coastal campus of UC San Diego

LOMPOC - Lompoc Flower Festival & Parade June 2o-24, 2012 Parade at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 23. Ryon Park 800 W. Ocean Lompoc, CA

LOS ALTOS - Peninsula Pops Symphony, Los Altos Summer Concerts  June - August, 6:30-8 p.m. Free. Grant Park 1575 Holt Ave, Los Altos 94024 Hillview Community Center 97 Hillview Ave Los Altos 94022(650) 947-2790 

MARINA DEL REY - 2 AZ 1, concert. Smooth jazz concert at Fisherman's Village. 2 - 5 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday at Fisherman's Village, 13755 Fiji Way, weather permitting. Parking is available for two hours with validation. Call: (310) 305-9545,  

Passport Weekend, Calaveras Wine Alliance, Murphys-209-728-9467, or email at

OAKHURST - Rib-Fest June 23, 2012

OAKLAND - Larry Coryell Electric Retrospective II.  Yoshi's - Oakland, CA  Time: 8 p.m.  $25 & 10pm $20.

OCEAN BEACH - Street Fair & Chili Cook-off.

OJAI - Ojai Valley Lavender Festival. The Ojai Valley Lavender Festival celebrates the fragrant, purple-flowered plant, the lavender, which is very abundant in the Ojai Valley in the summer season. Festival-goers will find a large variety of lavender products from plants and herbs to scented candles and essential oils.  Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Libbey Park, Ojai, CA.

OROVILLE - 2nd Annual Olive Celebration Festival - Oroville Jun 23, 2012 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.; CORNING - 23rd Annual Corning Olive Festival August 24 -25 ..

PASADENA - June 23, 2012 Yuna, CONCERT. Pop, Soul, Singer-Songwriter. Time: 8 p.m. Cost: Free. Location: Levitt Pavilion Bandshell in Memorial Park, corner of Walnut and Raymond in Old Town Pasadena. Call: (626) 683-3230.

PLYMOUTH Amador Flower Farm Daylily Days June 23rd & 24th, 2012.  The 14 acre farm is alive with color as the more than a million daylilies and hundreds of varieties of other unique perennials and grasses explode in summer splendor!  Location: Amador Flower Farm, 22001 Shenandoah School Road, Plymouth, CA. 95669, Call: (209) 245.6660,

REDONDO BEACH - Riviera Village Summer Street Festival, June 23-24, 2012, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. both days! Free admission. Location: Redondo & Catalina I Avenues, Redondo Beach, CA

REDLANDS  - Redlands Summer Music Festival   Navy Band Southwest.

ROSEVILLE - All Things Solar Day (with Roseville Electric) June 23, 2012, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Location: 1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Roseville, CA. Call: (916) 746-1550,

RUSSIAN RIVER - California Rodeos 2012 List of Events in CA  June 23-24, 2012. Russian River Rodeo takes place at 1 p.m. in small town of Duncans Mills.  

SACRAMENTOSacramento Zoo  King of Feasts - Food & Wine Luau.Cost$50, Time: 6-9 p.m.3930 West

SACRAMENTO - Sacramento California Summer Pops Concerts in the Park 601 Alhambra Blvd. June 9, 2012 Glenn Hall Park 5415 Sandburg Drive. June 16 , 2012 East Portal Park 1120 Rodeo Way. June 23, 2012 Bertha Henschel Park 

SAN MARCOS - California Concerts in the Garden Saturday, May 19, 2012. Skelpin (Irish/Spanish Fusion) Friday, June 15, 2012. Smokestaxx - 60s & Motown. Saturday, June 23, 2012. James Kruk (Elvis Tribute) ...

SANTA CRUZ - SC Mountains Art Center: "In My Life" A diverse selection of Fine Art & Crafts, changing seasonally. All work is.. 

SANTEE - Firefighters Fishing Derby. Open to ages 3 to 17 years. Children must have supervision. Adults can help bait and cast but not fish. Derby Participants Will Receive: Free Day Permit, Worms, Raffle Ticket, Hot Dog lunch, and Free Door Prizes while they last! Loaner poles will be available with I.D. Email Questions to: Padre Damís Santee Lakes Lake 3 & 4 - Area G  Time: 6 - 11 a.m.

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE  Ducky Races South Lake Tahoe Optimist Club's Day in Paradise - Duck Race & BBQ at Tahoe Paradise Park. Time: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.  9th Annual South Lake Tahoe Optimist Club's Day in Paradise -Duck races, BBQ, games for the kids and even a race. Admission is free. Contact Information Tahoe Paradise Park (530) 577-9881 Location: 1011 East San Bernardino Avenue South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

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