AMADOR: Amador City Concerts
ARNOLD: Arnold Concerts
ATASCADERO: Lakeside Wine Festival. Time: 4-8 p.m. atascaderochamber.org/wine-festival/
Atascadero Lakeside, Lake Park 9100 Morro Rd.
Wines, Artisan Craft Beers & Foods, Live Music, Artist Showcase, Olive Oil Tasting and more
AVALON: Avalon Free Summer Rock Concerts
AVILA BEACH: Mac & Cheese Festival June 24, 2017, 2-6 p.m.
Avila Beach Golf Resort
Unwind, relax while watching live music, and taking in the breath taking scenery at the ocean! Serving plenty of Mac and Cheese! Plus, tastings of wine, beer and spirits and opportunities to buy full pours. This is a 21+ event.
BREA: Amazing Johnathan June 23-25, 2017 at The Improv. For 13 years Johnathan was one of the biggest draws on The Strip, has performed for two presidents and has appeared on hundreds of television shows. Showtimes: Fri. 7:30 & 9:45 p.m. | Sat. 7 & 9:15 p.m. | Sun: 7 p.m. Tickets: $25, Call: (714) 482-0700 brea.improv.com
BRISBANE: Brisbane Marina Kite Festival June 24, 2017, 1 p.m. Brisbane Marina brisbaneca.org | kites
CALISTOGA: Rosé Fest. 12-4 p.m. Sterling Vineyards, sterlingvineyards.com
CAMARILLO: Ventura County Greek Festival / St. Demetrios Greek Festival, June 23-25, 2017. Location: Camarillo Airport, 555 Airport Way, Camarillo CA. vcgreekfestival.org
CAMBRIA: Country Coast Classic Bike Ride. countrycoastclassic.org
CLAREMONT: Blues & Brews Craft Beer Walk. Time: 4-8 p.m. Downtown Claremont Village, Claremont, CA. The Ravelers band. claremontbluesandbrews.com
CLAYTON: Clayton Free Summer Concerts
CORONA: Koroneburg Old World Festival June 24-25, 2017
Crossroads Riverview Park 14600 Baron Rd, Corona, CA $15-25, renfestcorona.com | ren faires
CULVER CITY: Culver City Concerts
DANA POINT: Orange County Food Wine & Music Festival June 24, 2017, 12 noon - 7 pm Sea Terrace Park 33410 Pacific Coast Highway Dana Point, CA foodwineandmusicfestival.com $40-60 | VIP $100-150 unlimited Food, Wine and Beer
DEL MAR: Wienerschnitzel Wiener Nationals at Fairgrounds
DANA POINT: Doheny Surf Festival June 24-25, 2017
Doheny Beach Dana Point, CA Event includes Legends of the Longboard Era, Tandem Surf competition, Beer Garden, Concours d'Elegance, Movie at night, 60s Longboard Contest. dohenystatebeach.org
DUNCANS MILLS: Russian River Rodeo June 24-25, 2017, Russian River Rodeo Association Contractor: West Coast Rodeo russianriverrodeo.org | ccpra.com | rodeos
DUNSMUIR: Tribute to Trees. Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra performs a concert outdoors in support of Dunsmuir Botanical Gardens. Tickets: dunsmuirbotanicalgardens.org
EL SEGUNDO: Manduka Warehouse Sale with Premium Yoga Mats, Apparel, Towels + Accessories. Saturday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Location: 2121 Park Place, Suite 250 (2nd Floor), El Segundo, CA. manduka.com
ENCINITAS: Switchfoot Bro-Am 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. Surfing, music, and the local community are celebrated with surf contests, free concert and vendor booths. Team Surf Contest, Rob Machado Bro Junior Surf Contest, Challenged Athletes Foundation Kids' Surf Contest, Surf Joust Expression Session. Live Music: SWITCHFOOT | Jamtown ft. Donovan Frankenreiter | G.Love & Cisco Adler | Adam Friedman | 91X Battle of the Bands Winner. Free to the public. broam.org
ESCONDIDO: Escondido Recreation 2nd Annual Summer Kick Off Party 12-3 p.m. Open Swim, Free Craft Activities, Information Booths, Class and Skate Park Demonstration Location: Washington Park and Pool, 501 North Rose Street. Call (760) 839-4691 or recreation.escondido.org
FAIR OAKS: Norcal Vestock Festival June 24, 2017, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m. Music festival includes 20 bands. VFW - 6158, 8990 Kruitof Way, Fair Oaks, CA Tickets: $15-35, vetstockfestival.com
FILLMORE: Weekend Scenic Train Ride - departs noon. Enjoy this 4 hour excursion through the citrus and avocado groves of the Heritage Valley. Stopping and the Loose Caboose and Bennetts Honey Farm. Tickets: fwry.com (805) 524-2546
FOUNTAIN VALLEY: Summerfest, June 22-25, 2017. City sponsored event, Car Show, Large Carnival, Games, Midway, Food Court, Exhibits, Beer Garden, Live Entertainment. Cost: Free admission. Location: Mile Square Park, Fountain Valley, CA. fountainvalley.org
FRESNO: Twelfth Night, Shakespeare Festival WSF Stage June 15 - July 8, 2017. Friant / Fort Washington entrance Woodward Park, 7775 Friant Road, Fresno, CA woodwardshakespeare.org
HILMAR: Hilmar Dairy And Farm Festival and Fireworks June 24, 2017 Hilmar, CA hilmarchamber.com
HOLLYWOOD: Hollywood Concerts
IDYLLWILD: Lemon Lily Festival June 24-25, 2017. The Lemon Lily, named for its bright-yellow color like a lemon, grows in the semi-shaded forests and gardens of the San Jacinto mountain town, Idyllywild. Each summer the cheerful blossom is celebrated with a festival that includes nature walks and talks, blessing of the of the Lemon Lily, vendors selling flower-themed gifts and live music. lemonlilyfestival.com
LAKE ARROWHEAD: Lake Arrowhead Free Summer Concerts
LAKE ARROWHEAD: Lake Arrowhead Rotary Art & Wine Festival June
24-25, 2017 rotaryartandwinefestival.com
Tavern Bay Beach Club Lake Arrowhead, CA
LAYTONVILLE: Kate Wolf Music Festival, June 22-25, 2017
Black Oak Ranch Laytonville, CA katewolfmusicfestival.com
LOMPOC: Lompoc Flower Festival & Parade June 21-25, 2017 Parade at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Ryon Park 800 W. Ocean Lompoc, CA. lompocvalleyfestivals.com
LONG BEACH: Long Beach Bayou Festival June 24-25, 2017 Rainbow Lagoon Shoreline Drive & Linden Ave. Long Beach, CA $25 pre, $30 gate longbeachbayou.com
Uptown Jazz Festival.
Includes Susie Hansen Latin Jazz Band. Time: 12 Noon - 8 p.m.
6301 Myrtle Ave.
Long Beach, CA
LOS ANGELES: Dwell on Design June 23-25, 2017
Los Angeles Convention Center dwellondesign.com
LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles Summer Concerts
LOS ANGELES: Cheers! Wine Spirits, Beer & Food Festival Wine, spirits, beer and olive oil selections from the Los Angeles international competitions, along with food trucks and music. Proceeds benefit the educational programs of The Learning Centers at Fairplex. Fairplex 1101 McKinley Ave. Pomona (parking at Gate 1) $75 door approx. fairplex.com
OAKLAND: Montclair Village Fine Arts Sidewalk Festival June 24-25, 2017. Hours: Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. | Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Location: Montclair Village, Mountain Ave. at La Salle, Oakland, CA. Cost: Free admission. Pacific Fine Arts Festival production, pacificfinearts.com
OJAI: Lavender Festival June 24, 2017
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
free admission Libbey Park ojailavenderfestival.org
PACIFICA: Taste of Pacifica June 24, 2017, Noon - 3 p.m.
Taste of Pacifica Pacifica Moose Lodge $35-40, pacificachamber.com Pacifica Chamber of Commerce event features 20 restaurants in one location.
PALO ALTO: Palo Alto Free Concerts
PASADENA: Arroyo Seco Music Festival June 24 -25, 2017, 12 p.m. Noon opens daily Rose Bowl Pasadena, CA $125 (single day) to $399 (VIP 2-day), VIP Parking $50, arroyosecoweekend.com Line up: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers | Alabama Shakes | Weezer...
PETALUMA: Sonoma-Marin Fair June 21-25, 2017
175 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma, CA. sonoma-marinfair.org
PLACERVILLE: Bell Tower Brewfest June 24, 2017, 6-9 p.m.
Historic Main St. 50 craft brews, street closure and entertainment Ticket $35-up, placervilledowntown.com or (530) 672-3436.
PLEASANTON: Alameda County Fair June 16-July 9, 2017. Location: 4501
Pleasanton Ave., Pleasanton, CA.
PLEASANTON: Alameda County Fair Extreme Rodeo June 23-24, 2017
Fiesta Del Charro June 25, 2017
POMONA: Cheers Wine, Spirits and Beer Festival. Taste award-winning wine, spirits, beer and extra virgin olive oil from the Los Angeles International Competitions. Location: Fairplex, 1101 W. McKinley Ave. Pomona, CA. fairplex.com
REDWOOD CITY: Redwood City Summer Concert
SACRAMENTO: Hollywood & UFOs, lecture with Jim Ledwith. Time: 4-6 p.m. Location: Coco's Restaurant 7887 Madison Avenue, Citrus Heights. Free admission, open to public. mufonsacramento.net
SAN DIEGO: OB Street Fair Chili Cook-off Festival. Time: 10 a.m. San Diego, CA Free admission, $2 per tasting or $20 pass oceanbeachsandiego.com Five stages of continuous music, Artist Alley, Beachside Beer Garden, Wonderland Fun Zone. Tasting begins at 11 a.m.
SAN DIEGO: Gospel Music Festival San Diego County Fair. Del Mar, CA sdfair.com Held during San Diego County Fair
SACRAMENTO: Sacramento Summer Pops Concerts
SAN DIEGO: Philippine Cultural Festival June 24-25, 2017, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Free admission. 32nd Philippine Cultural Arts Festival at Balboa Park is a showcase of Philippine culture & performing arts. Attendees will have the opportunity to come together to learn about Philippine culture through dance and music, taste Filipino delicacies and support local vendors by visiting their booths. This FREE event is family friendly and open to the public. Location: Balboa Park. samahanphilippinedance.com
SAN FRANCISCO: Treasure Island Flea Market June 24 -25, 2017. Open 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Cost: $3, free age 12 years & under. Location: Treasure Island, California Ave. & Ave N, San Francisco, CA. treasureislandflea.com
SAN FRANCISCO: SF Pride Festival & Parade June 24-25, 2017. Civic Center Plaza Park 50 United Nations Plaza San Francisco, CA 94102 $5-10 Suggested Donation, sfpride.org
SAN JOSE: Summer Veg Fest. New major vegan veg fest. The California Summer Veg Fest. Location: Santa Clara County Fairgrounds, summerveg.com
SAN JOSE: Fountain Blues Festival. 11 a.m. Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park 170 S Market St, San Jose, CA $15-up tickets, fountainblues.com Non-stop live music steeped in blues, soul, gospel and zydeco from around the globe
SAN LUIS OBISPO: San Luis Obispo Roll Out the Barrels Passport to SLO Wine Country June 23-24, 2017 $75 approx., slowine.com day & Saturday Passport limitation: 4 Tastings per Day permitted. Enjoy two days of private barrel samples, curated tasting flights and unique experiences.
SAN MARCOS: San Marcos Concerts
SAN PEDRO: Macbeth,
Shakespeare by the Sea
June 15 - August 19, 2017. Location: Point Fermin Park,
807 Paseo Del Mar, San Pedro, CA.
Cost: Free, donations
SAN RAFAEL: Italian Street Painting June 24-25, 2017
Downtown San Rafael
5th and A
San Rafael, CA 94901
Share the 50th anniversary of the summer that changed the world, 1967! Italian Street Painting Marin is excited to celebrate this far-out occasion through the captivating art of street painting and music June 24-25 with Summer of Love: An Art & Music Experience! June 24, 2017: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. June 25, 2017: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Admission $10, $15 for 2 day pass | ages 12 and under free. italianstreetpaintingmarin.org | street painting
SANTA ANA: Orange County Pride Festival and Parade June 24, 2017 prideoc.com OC Pride from Noon to 10:00 pm, OC Pride will return to the streets of Downtown Santa Ana on Fourth Street, between Broadway and Ross. | pride
SANTA CRUZ: Woodies on the Wharf.
SANTA BARBARA: Santa Barbara Wine Festival 2-5 p.m.
$100-up sbnature.org Location: 2559 Puesta del Sol Santa Barbara, California Along the banks of Mission Creek at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History guests mingle with winemakers, bakers, and chefs. Enjoy the best of Central Coast Wines.
SANTA ROSA: History Walking Tours at the Rural Cemetery. Experience the history and learn the stories of the people of Sonoma County and California during an 80 minute docent-led walk through this pioneer cemetery. Tours leave every 20 minutes from 10-11am. Meet at the Franklin Gate. Admission is free, donations appreciated. santarosarec.com (also takes place August 12, 2017)
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE: South Lake Tahoe Summer Concerts
SUSANVILLE: Bluegrass Festival June 23-25, 2017
Lassen County Fairgrounds 195 Russel Ave. Susanville, CA
SUSANVILLE: Main Cruise Classic Car Show & Shine
Soapbox Derby June 23-24, 2017
Now in its 25th year!
June 23, 2017 Main Street 5pm - 7pm All-American Soapbox Derby Car Showcase Inspection & "Test Runs" Lower 2 blocks of Main St. 6pm Pancera Plaza
June 24, 2017 Sanctioned All-American Soapbox Derby Races Nevada Street 1 - 1:30pm
TEMECULA: Night of the Luminaries Stroll through the fragrant flower fields, listen to delightful melodies, and snack on light refreshments. At dusk, the grounds of the Rose Haven Garden will glow from the light of hundreds of luminary bags and lanterns. Time: 7-10 p.m. Location: Rose Haven Garden, 30592 Jedidiah Smith Rd. Parking is not available on site. A free shuttle service will be available at the corner of Santiago and Ynez Road. Event co-sponsored by the Temecula Rose Society. temeculaca.gov
TRES PINOS: San Benito Saddle Horse Assn. Rough Rider Event June
Bolado Park Fairgrounds
Friday @ 7 p.m. Sat. & Sunday @ 1:30 p.m. sanbenitocountyrodeo.com
VALLEJO: San Francisco Bay Osprey Day June 23-25,
2017. Guided Osprey, Great Blue Heron and Great Egret viewing hikes, drives and
lecutres in Mare Island Preserve. Free, donation suggested |
mareislandpreserve.org | sfbayospreydays.org
VICTORVILLE: Reptilian Nation Expo June 24-25, 2017, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. reptiliannationexpo.com Meet well known reptile, amphibian and arachnid breeders, vendors, rescues in person, while animals and supplies are sold to the public at below retail prices. See bearded dragons, geckos, monitors, snakes, turtles, tortoises, frogs, toads, newts, salamanders, scorpions, or tarantulas and other bugs.
VISTA: San Diego Scottish Highland Games & Gathering of the Clans is June 24-25, 2017, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Entertainment with many Irish bands, a marketplace, food vendors and the famous games make this a wonderful gathering of the clans event you won't want to miss--Scottish or not. Location: Brengle Terrace Park Vista, CA. Tickets $5-15 approx. sdhighlandgames.org
WILLITS: Frontier Days Festival June 23-July 4, 2017 Carnival, Sweetheart Judging Appearance & Poise 12-3 p.m. willitsfrontierdays.com
Events are deemed reliable but are subject to change. Please confirm before going.