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July 11 – August 29, 2018
As the sun begins to set on the day, head to The Point every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. throughout July and August to celebrate hot summer nights. Spread out a blanket, snuggle up and rock out to a different genre of music every week. From R&B to Smooth Jazz, the South Bay’s Living Room is sure to become a part of your weekly summer routine!
In addition to the music, The Point’s merchants and restaurants are sure to make those summer nights that much more memorable. Curb your hunger with a delicious meal or happy hour at one of The Point’s esteemed restaurants, including True Food Kitchen, Hopdoddy Burger Bar, North Italia, Mendocino Farms, Superba Food + Bread and ShopHouse.
The concert schedule is as follows:
June 7 – September 22, 2018
GROUNDED is about the work of two prominent Southern Californian photographers: John Divola and Zoe Crosher. Each has done a major project very different from the other’s but with a common theme – LAX.
Select Thursdays May through August
Bring the whole family, your collector car, and an empty stomach for a night of fun! Best of all, the museum is FREE FOR ALL! Museum tours are at 7 and 8 p.m. with lots of photo opportunities.
No registration required! Let’s have some fun this summer!
Car enthusiasts and their four wheeled friends are invited to drive over and enjoy free coffee and donuts!
The event dates are as follows: June 30, July 28, August 25, September 29, November 24 and December 29.
For additional information, visit the website at http://www.thepointsb.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=54.
The Point is located at 850 South Sepulveda Boulevard, El Segundo, CA 90245.
This complimentary one hour Vinyasa class is suitable for all levels. Wear weather appropriate clothing, bring a mat, bring a friend! Classes are not held on holidays.
For additional information, visit the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/backtobasicsshop/
Back to Basics is located in Plaza El Segundo at 2008-C East Park Place, El Segundo, CA (right next to Lululemon).
In this informal drawing club, attendees will start with warm-up drawing exercises and then take inspiration from the featured artworks. No artistic experience is required and all supplies will be provided. This program is for adults.
Third Thursdays, May through December
Parents of pre-schoolers know it’s not always easy to keep kids stimulated and occupied, and it can be downright exhausting. Luckily, The Point is kicking off a monthly Kid’s Club to provide nothing but fun activities and good times for South Bay families, at no charge. Parents and their pre-school aged kids are welcome to come to The Point for arts and crafts, live entertainment, face painting, stilt walker, Smitten Ice Cream tastings and more!
Join the Athleta crew for a FREE workout taught by local instructors on the grass in the Plaza. The schedule includes Yoga, Couples Yoga, Yoga Cycle, Pilates, Sweat & Sculpt and more. Get ready to get your sweat on during these fun workouts! All you need to bring is your mat, water and a friend!
July 21, 2018
Enjoy an evening of not-so-thought provoking music that will put a smile on your face with Maestro Steven Allen Fox conducting this special event for all ages.
The concert will feature students from the 2018 South Bay Music Symposium along with El Segundo High School Band Director Robert Solo playing Bass Trombone and special guest Kevin Maloney on Piano and Typewriter.
Music includes “The Looney Tunes Overture,” “Godzilla Eats Las Vegas” by Erik Whitacre, “Tubby the Tuba,” “Typewriter” by Leroy Anderson, “Variations on Barnacle Bill the Sailor” and “Grand Serenade for an Awful Lot of Winds and Percussion” by P.D.Q. Bach
In addition, El Segundo’s Funniest Videos Contest Winners will be announced and prizes awarded. Send your funniest videos to firstname.lastname@example.org and they will be entered into the contest.
July 22, 2018
These free concerts take place on select Sunday evenings at Library Park located in the 600 block of Main Street in beautiful downtown El Segundo. Activities begin at 4 p.m. with the music starting at 4:30 and running until 6 p.m. Gourmet food trucks will be on site and kids can stop by the gazebo for free face painting and arts & crafts provided by Camp Cowabungo Day Camp.
The concert schedule is as follows:
Sunday, June 17 – Surfs Up, Beach Boys Tribute
Sunday, July 08 – Barbara Morrison & Bobby Barron & the Swing Thing
Sunday, July 22 – Kelly Rae Band
Sunday, August 5– Midnight Ride