BELMONT SHORE: Bulldog Beauty Contest February 9, 2020, 10 a.m. at Marine Stadium, 5225 E. Paoli Way, Long Beach, CA Registration: Approx. Cost: $10 per dog per contest pre-registration, $20 day of event on location. Sign up at: bulldogbeauty.com
CARMICHAEL: Sacramento Darwin Day 2:30-4:30 p.m. La Sierra Community Center Carmichael, CA sacdarwinday.org $10-15 admission approx.
CLARKSBURG: Port, Wine & Chocolate Lover's Weekend Saturday, February 8-9, 2020, 10a-5p. Old Sugar Mill Wineries 35265 Willow Avenue. Old Sugar Mill Wineries host port/ barrel tastings, chocolate tastings and entertainment. $38.50, oldsugarmill.com | chocolate
CONCORD: East Bay Comic-Con February 9, 2020 is a Comic Convention with Fantasy held at Crowne Plaza Inn, 45 John Glenn Drive. eastbaycomiccon.com | cons
FRESNO COUNTY: Wine and Chocolate Lovers Weekend February 8-9, 2020, 12-5 p. Wineries and tasting venues open their doors for this event. $10-15, fresnocountywinejourney.com
GRASS VALLEY: Sustainable Farm and Food Conference February 7-9, 2020, Farm tours, key note speakers and 20 outstanding workshops. Location: Nevada Union High School, 11761 Ridge Road, Grass Valley, CA. $, foodandfarmconference.com
HOLTVILLE: Carrot Festival Cookery Contests January 31-February 9, 2020, holtvillechamber.org
LODI: Wine and Chocolate February 7-9, 2020, 11a-4p. Taste handcrafted wines and decadent chocolates at over 40 wineries. $70 approx. Feb.7 Dinner $106.75, lodiwineandchocolate.com
LONG BEACH: One Love Cali Reggae Fest February 7-9, 2020
$85-up, onelovecalifest.com | queenmary.com
LOS ANGELES: Bride World Expo February 8-9, 2020, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. L.A. Convention Center Los Angeles, CA $6-12, brideworld.com
LOS ANGELES: Conscious Life Expo February 7-10, 2020 at LAX Hilton Hotel LAX 18th Conscious Life Expo is a 4 day expo featuring authors in 200 lectures, panels and workshops, plus musicians, healers, influencers and visionaries, organic foods and vendor tables. Explore advancements in science, spirituality and healthy lifestyles. Location: 5711 W. Century Blvd. $, consciouslifeexpo.com
LOS ANGELES: The Giver, stage play through February 22, 2020, 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays | 2 p.m. Sundays Westchester Playhouse 8301 Hindry Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90045 $22, kentwoodplayers.org (310) 645-5156 | entertainment
MADERA: Wine & Chocolate Weekend February 8-9, 2020, 10a-5p. The Madera Vintners Association's participating family wineries offer chocolate sampling, live music, delicious food and gift shopping. $25-30, maderawinetrail.com
PASADENA: Antiquarian Book Fair February 7-9, 2020. Over 90 quality exhibitors will offer for sale a wide variety of Antiquarian, Rare and First Edition Books, Prints, Posters, Vintage. Location: Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green Street, Pasadena, California. $15-25, cabookfair.com
PEBBLE BEACH: AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am February 3-9, 2020. This PGA tour event is contested on three of Monterey Peninsula's premier golf courses: Pebble Beach Golf Links, Spyglass Hill Golf Course, and Monterey Peninsula Country Club Shore Course. $tickets, attpbgolf.com
SAN DIEGO: San Diego Chinese New Year Celebration Year of the Rat, held Downtown (Third Avenue & J Street) February 8-9, 2020. This food and cultural fair is held 10 a.m.-5 p.m. both days.
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