You're living out the day and enjoying California's endless summer as you celebrate everything from car shows to food fairs and beyond. For those who live for weekends, there are good reasons to do so. Entertainment and events provide such an amazing variety of things to see and do that you have to pace yourself. Remember that weekends are meant to be fun! At the Taste of Newport (pictured) great food is the beginning of good times Sept. 16-18, 2011. The foodie fest features bands Barenaked Ladies, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Taylor Dane and more. For classic jazz head to Monterey Jazz Festival Sept. 16-18, featuring Herbie Hancock, Sonny Rollins, Joshua Redman, Poncho Sanchez and dozens of jazz bands performing over three days!
California Events Mid-September 2011 (see more)