CHICO: Chico Kite Day Sunday March 24, 2019, 12-4 p.m.
Community Park, 1900 Dr. MLK Parkway, Chico, CA. Free, chicorec.com
ESCONDIDO: San Diego North County Adobe Home Tour 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. adobehometour.com The Adobe Home Tour benefits the Escondido History Center. | homes
FORTUNA: Daffodils by the River
March 23-24, 2019
Sponsored by the Fortuna Garden Club, at Fortuna River Lodge. Annual Daffodil Show hosted by the Fortuna Garden Club, at River Lodge Conference Center, Fortuna, CA. Saturday, 1- 5 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost: Free. | daffodils
LIVERMORE: Barrels Tasting Weekend March 23-24, 2019. Livermore Valley Wine Country | Livermore | Taste wines right out of the barrel, meet winemakers and more. Barrel Tasting Weekend | Time: 12-4:30pm | Cost: $, lvwine.org
LOS ANGELES / WEST LOS ANGELES: A Chance to Dance, 11 a.m.-2:15 p.m. with Los Angeles Ballet (LAB). Free dance classes for dancers of all ages in this Spring Fling event. Schedule: 11-11:45 a.m. Creative Movement with McKenzie Bryne, LAB company dancer | 11-11:45 a.m. Body Conditioning with Clay Murray, LAB company dancer | 11am - 1145am Intro to Ballet with Tigran Sargsyan, LAB principal dancer and AACTD co-director | 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Advanced Ballet with Magnus Christoffersen, LAB soloist | 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Intermediate Ballet with Hannah Keene, LAB company dancer | 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Youth Ballet with Madeline McMillin, LAB company dancer | 1:15-2:15 p.m. Jazz with Leah McCall, LAB company dancer. Location: 11755 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064. Next date for this event: April 7, 2019
LOS ANGELES: LA Marathon March 24, 2019 lamarathon.com
NAPA: Napa Chocolate and Wine Festival March 24, 2019 napachocolateandwine.com | chocolate
LOS ANGELES: Southern California Tango Championship March 22-24, 2019. Westmor Dance Studio, Los Angeles, CA $30-395 spectators, socaltangochampionship.com Tango, Senior tango, Vals, Milonga, Stage, Group Stage...and the new Pelando Variacion
ORANGE COUNTY: Orange County Fashion Week Winter Collections March 23-27, 2019, OC's fashion week is usually a Fall event but there is also a special Winter Collections. ocfashionweek.com
OXNARD: Celebrate the Whales March 24, 2019, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Arts and Crafts, Jump House, Live Music, Chalk Drawing, Learn and Play stations, Virtual Whale Trip, chance to win prizes. Come join the fun at the Channel Islands Maritime Museum, 3900 Bluefin Circle, Oxnard, CA. Free, cimmvc.org
PALM DESERT: Art of Food & Wine Palm Desert March 22-24, 2019. Celebration showcasing the best in art, food and wine hospitality. palmdesertfoodandwine.com
PASADENA: UFO / Alien Expo and Movie Screening, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green St., $10, laws-of-universe.hspicturesstudio.com
PASADENA: Jazz 'n Paz concert with Barbara Morrison Trio, 5 p.m. at Neighborhood UU Church, 301 North Orange Grove Blvd., Pasadena, CA. $25-60, jazznpaz.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
SACRAMENTO: San Francisco Flower and Garden Show March 21-24, 2019 Location: Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA. $16-up, sfgardenshow.com Designer showcase gardens, garden-related products for sale, free seminars, exhibits and demonstrations about landscaping, gardening, growing & preparing garden-fresh food, designing with flowers and creating garden spaces in your home.
SALINAS: California International Air Show March 23-24, 2019 Salinas, CA. $25-up, salinasairshow.com | air shows
SAN DIEGO: Orchid Mardi Gras March 22-24, 2019. San Diego County Orchid Society Spring Show at Scottish Rite Center, 1895 Camino del Rio South, San Diego, CA. $small fee, sdorchids.com
SAN JOSE: Great Bridal Expo, 12-4 p.m. at San Jose Marriott, $10, greatbridalexpo.com | bridal
SANTA ROSA: Artisan Cheese Festival March 23-24, 2019. Location: Vary, throughout city. Tickets:$25-up, artisancheesefestival.com
WALNUT CREEK: Artisan Bead & Design Show March 22-24, 2019. Handcraft and jewelry design, artistic beads, gemstones, one-of-a-kind jewelry, designer clothing, jewelry-making supplies, and vintage items. Open to the public --10am-6pm, Location: Walnut Creek Marriott, 2355 North Main St, Walnut Creek, CA 94596. $10, beadanddesign.com
THOUSAND OAKS: St. Joseph Day Bake Sale & Italian Dinner March 24,
St. Paschal Baylon Church, 155 E. Janss Road, Thousand Oaks.
$15, $8 child general seating
$20 reserved seating, icfbranch380.org/ 805-368-3384
33rd Italian-themed event features a large bake sale, viewing and blessing of the traditional St. Joseph's Table, and a pasta dinner with prize drawings and live musical entertainment. Proceeds from the event benefit St. Paschal Baylon Church and other charitable organizations.
YUBA CITY: Yuba City Spring Home, Garden and Recreation Show March 22-24, 2019. Location: Yuba-Sutter Fairgrounds, Yuba City, CA $7, ychomeshow.com
SANTA YSABEL: Lilac Festival 2019 TBA
March 24 through April 2018 continuing every weekend until lilacs are gone, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Location: 4425 Highway 78, Santa Ysabel, CA. fortcross.com
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