Hermosa Beach Events

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Let’s Connect Mixer @ Chelsea Pub & Lounge

October 24, 2017

Lets-Connect-Mixer-Chelsea-PubThe South Bay Business Women’s Association hosts the monthly Let’s Connect Mixer at Chelsea Pub & Lounge on Tuesday, October 24 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

This fundraising event is a great opportunity to meet local business owners and entrepreneurs Attendees will enjoy light appetizers and a no-host bar.

Tickets are $5 for members and $15 for non-members. For additional information and ticket purchase, visit the website at http://sbbwa.com/mixer-tickets.

Chelsea Pub & Lounge is located at 1334 Hermosa Avenue, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254.

Great Glass Pumpkin Patch

October 28 & 29, 2017

glass pumpkinsGlass House Studio presents the annual Great Glass Pumpkin Patch Thursday, October 28 and Friday, October 29 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

There are dozens of pumpkin patches throughout the South Bay this time of year but this is one very special patch you don’t want to miss! The event features thousands of glass pumpkins on display and for sale to the public.

Pumpkin pie is fleeting but these unique works of art will be enjoyed for years to come! A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Hermosa Arts Foundation.

For additional information, visit the website at http://www.glasshouse.ws/.

The event will take place at 618 Cypress Avenue, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254.

Mural #7 Unveiling & Fundraiser

November 1, 2017

Joanna-GarelThe Hermosa Murals Project presents the Unveiling & Fundraiser Reception: Mural #7 on Wednesday, November 1 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Laurel Tavern.

The community is invited to meet local artist Joanna Garel and see her mural Lifeguards in Hermosa Beach. Joanna Garel is the first female muralist for the Hermosa Murals Project. A little known fact – before LA County took over in 1936, Hermosa Beach had their own lifeguards.

Tickets are $100 per person or purchase two for $150.

For additional information and ticket purchase, visit the website at http://www.hermosamurals.org.

Laurel Tavern is located at 1220 Hermosa Avenue in Hermosa Beach.

Woman’s Club of Hermosa Beach Holiday Boutique Fundraiser

November 4, 2017

Boutique-FundraiserThe Woman’s Club of Hermosa Beach (WCHB) will host the annual Holiday Boutique Fundraiser on Saturday, November 4 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Clark Building.

Kick off the holiday season by shopping at the Holiday Boutique to support the WCHB. There will be lots of great vendors with an assortment of merchandise for purchase including, candles, jewelry and more.

15% of all proceeds will benefit WCHB philanthropic community services.

For additional information, call (310) 318-5080 or visit the website at http://www.womansclubofhermosabeach.org/.

The Clark Building is located at 861 Valley Drive, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. There is plenty of free parking on Valley Drive.

Veteran’s Day Observances in the South Bay

November 11, 2017

veterans-day-2012If you plan to honor our warriors this Veterans Day, the following is a list of local military memorial sites located throughout the South Bay. Official services are planned at most of these sites. Contact city offices for specifics.

Gardena: Roosevelt Memorial Park & Mortuary, 18255 South Vermont Avenue

Gardena: War Memorial at Gardena City Hall, 1700 W. 162nd Street

Hawthorne: Hawthorne Memorial Center, 3901 West El Segundo Boulevard

Hermosa Beach Drum Circle

Third Sundays

Sabina-sandovalThe Hermosa Beach Drum Circle takes place every third Sunday of the month from 12 noon to 3 p.m. just north of the Hermosa Beach Pier on the sand.

Local rock star drummer Sabina Sandoval facilitates this very popular drum circle which draws crowds of onlookers and participants. Drums and percussion instruments are provided so that no one is left out. Any donations received are used for the purchase, maintenance and repair of instruments and to keep the circle alive.

South Bay Farmers’ Markets Schedule

The South Bay has several terrific Farmers’ Markets throughout the week.

These are great community amenities that provide an opportunity to shop locally for the freshest, seasonal produce available.

Here’s a schedule by day of the week: