South Bay By Jackie is your source for Torrance events.
January 12 – 26, 2018
DineLA Restaurant Week is a bi-annual dining event established to introduce diners to the extensive assortment of restaurants in neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles County. DineLA Winter Restaurant Week takes place over 14 consecutive days and runs from January 12 through January 26.
Local foodies and visitors to the area will have the opportunity to enjoy a selection of specially priced prix fixe menus from some of LA’s best restaurants during this this period.
January 20, 2018
The meeting will discuss Rule 1410, meant originally to ban MHF, the very toxic and volatile chemical used at the Torrance and Wilmington refineries, which could drift out for miles into our communities if accidentally released.
January 20, 2018
If you love yoga and beer, come join Downward Grog for a gently guided class in a brewery. $15 for 1 hour yoga class and 1 craft beer. Start your weekend right with some like-minded people.
10.30am – Optional warm-up RUN
11am – Mixed-level vinyasa flow yoga
12pm – Drink BEER!
January 20, 2018
Celebrate National Cheese Lovers Day at the taproom and treat yourself to a cheese and charcuterie beer flight pairing guided by the experts at Vagabond.
For additional information, visit the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/495733017493266/.
Scholb Craft Brewery is located at 2964 Columbia Street, Torrance, CA 90503.
January 23, 2018
This monthly fundraising event is a great opportunity to meet local business owners and entrepreneurs while mixing and mingling with like-minded individuals. There will be light appetizers provided and beverages for purchase.
January 26, 2018
Attendees will enjoy an evening of pints, painting, and creating a picture of your very own. Step by step instruction will be given, along with some helpful tips and guidance for an approximately 2 hour long class. All essential materials are included such as canvas, brushes, paints, easels, aprons, and most importantly…delicious craft beer!
Tickets are $35 per person.
January 27, 2018
As part of the Guest Artists Series, Backstage with The Beatles is an evening of magical music, never-before-seen photos, and behind-the-scenes stories about The Beatles from Bob Eubanks, the only living person to have produced The Beatles concerts all three years they toured America.
Music will be performed live by Ticket to Ride, the ultimate Beatles tribute band.
January 28, 2018
The event features 200+ sellers offering antiques, collectibles, vintage clothes, jewelry, LP’s, toys, tools, plants, home decor and more. Have your antiques appraised for only $3, enjoy a free crafting activity with Karen’s Krafts 4 Kids and live music.
Rain or shine, free admission, free parking and pet friendly.
For additional information, call (310) 328-6107 or visit the website at http://www.torranceantiquefaire.com/.
The Torrance Antique Street Faire is located at 1317 Sartori Avenue in downtown Torrance.
February 3, 2018
Attendees will enjoy drinks and dinner and try their luck at the gaming tables. Wear your finest Mardi Gras masks and pile on the beads!
Tickets are $50 for YPPA members and $85 for non-members. Proceeds will support construction of Torrance Memorial’s new Pediatric and Neo-Natal Intensive Care Unit.
February 8, 2018
For nearly two decades, Switzer Learning Center has honored women who have made significant contributions to the South Bay through their work in the community. This year is no exception, as the Center will once again honor four incredibly dedicated, hard working, innovative and generous women who have left indelible marks in the South Bay. Drum roll, please….and the 2018 South Bay Women of the Year are….
Supervisor Janice Hahn
Lea Ann King
Jill Smisek Maroney