Category: Palos Verdes

Second Sundays @ Two

Second Sundays

violinRolling Hills United Methodist Church presents Second Sundays At Two concert series at 2 p.m. on select second Sundays throughout the year.

RHUMC Music Director Charles Dickerson serves as Artistic Advisor for the series of free afternoon recitals and chamber music concerts from September through June, except December and the month of Easter, when there are other musical offerings at RHUMC. Admission is FREE but donations are appreciated! 100% of donations go directly to the artists.

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Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy Activities for June

June 1 – 30, 2019

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy offers a calendar full of special activities and monthly events.

One of the South Bay’s best kept secrets is the surprising amount of natural habitat to be found in the area and it is the mission of the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy to “preserve land and restore habitat for the enjoyment and education of all.”

For additional information and registration, visit the website at or call (310) 541-7613.

Take a look at what’s on tap for June….

Special Events

Nelson’s Summer Concert Series

June 1 – October 26, 2019

Terranea Resort presents the Nelson’s Summer Concert Series starting Saturday, June 1. The series runs from Memorial Day Weekend through late October.

Fridays and Saturdays from 6 to 10 p.m., guests will enjoy live music at Nelson’s cliff-side perch overlooking the deep blue. Local bands and musicians will play everything from Country and Reggae to Classic Rock.

Delicious food, fabulous music, incomparable vistas – this is how we do summer in the South Bay.

Saturday, June 1, Feed the Kitty
Friday, June 7, Everyday Housewives
Saturday, June 8, Wise
Friday, June 14, Wise
Saturday, June 15, Headshine
Friday, June 21, The Backtracks

Bingo Bash

June 20, 2019

The Alzheimer’s Association will host a Bingo Bash on Thursday, June 20 at 6:30 p.m. at Belmont Village.

Come out and play some bingo to raise funds for the Alheimer’s Association! Attendees should bring snacks and drinks to share. Coffee and dessert bar will be provided. Use your powers for good while having fun!

Bingo book is $25.

RSVP at 310-377-9977.

Belmont Village is located at 5701 Crestridge Road, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.

G.Y.M. Class (goats, yoga & mimosas)

June 22 & July 20, 2019

The South Coast Botanic Garden presents G.Y.M. Class (goats, yoga & mimosas) on Saturday, June 22 from 9 to 10:30 p.m. and 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Enjoy the benefits of yoga, bask in the fresh air of the Garden, and hold your poses alongside Nigerian Dwarf goats! According a recent Huffington Post article, this new fitness trend is “the cutest way to find your center!” After class, attendees will enjoy mimosas and a relaxing tram tour of the garden.

Bring a yoga mat, camera and sense of humor. Space is limited so register today! Next class is scheduled for July 20.

The fee for Members is $48, for non-Members, $54. Fee includes garden admission.


June 23, 2019

The St. Francis Episcopal Choir presents Kaleidoscope! on Sunday, June 23 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.

Kaleidoscope is a fun(d)raiser luncheon featuring songs about colors. This delightful presentation brings energetic songs by the choir and by individuals together with delicious food prepared and served by the choir and a three-act show filled with humor and talent.

This event allows the choir to bring in instrumentalists and present special music to the congregation and community.

Tickets are $10 per person or $20 family at the door. Free parking.

Celebrate Wellness

June 23, 2019

The community is invited to join Cancer Support Community-Redondo Beach for the annual Celebrate Wellness food and beverage tasting event on Sunday, June 23 from 3 to 7 p.m. at South Coast Botanic Garden.

Reserve your seat at this extraordinary garden party celebration that will amaze and delight food and wine enthusiasts or anyone who appreciates an opportunity for a great culinary experience. Leisurely stroll through the garden on a summer afternoon, while sampling delectable cuisine and beverages from some of the finest South Bay restaurants, wineries and breweries.

Lunada Bay Summer Concert Series

June 23 – August 25, 2019

The Lunada Bay Homeowners Association presents the Summer Concert Series on select Sundays.

Summer means backyard barbecues, ice cold lemonade, family vacations, trips to the beach and even better, the annual Lunada Bay Summer Concert Series. Fun, affordable and family-friendly, the Summer Concert Series features bands performing at Lunada Bay Park and PV High School. This year’s lineup promises something for everyone with lots of local artists and new exciting headliners. A variety of food and beverages will be available for purchase at all events in support of LBHOA and local businesses. Plus look out for the “Kids Corner” offering arts and crafts.

Be sure to bring blankets, chairs, a picnic dinner and enjoy a wonderful evening in the park with family and friends.

Garden Concert Series

June 23, 2019

St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church presents the FREE Garden Concert Series on Sunday, June 23 from 5 to 7 p.m. on the lawn.

Attendees should plan to arrive early and picnic on the lawn. Dessert and coffee will be hosted by St. Luke’s.

Future concerts dates are July 28 and August 25.

This event is FREE to attend and there is ample free parking available.

For additional information, call 310-377-2825.

St Luke’s Presbyterian Church is located at 26825 Rolling Hills Road in Rolling Hills Estates.

Summer Sunday Sounds

June 23, 2019

Summer-Sunday-SoundsThe Neighborhood Church presents Summer Sunday Sounds featuring Sarah Fantappiè on Sunday, June 23 beginning at 6 p.m.

These FREE, oceanside, summer concerts have been a Neighborhood Church favorite for years and feature local musicians on the seaside patio. The bring-you-own picnic begins at 6 p.m. with the concert starting at 7 p.m. No tickets or reservations are required — just pack a picnic, grab a few friends, come on down and enjoy the show! Seating is provided. The concerts are free and a freewill offering will be collected.

Sarah Fantappiè is a Magna Cum Laude graduate from Chapman University where she received her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance. During her time as a student, Sarah enjoyed touring as a member of the University Singers Choir and performing various roles with OperaChapman including Ophelie in Hamlet, Mrs. Fiorentino in Street Scene, and La Prima Cercatrice in Suor Angelica. She also performed the role of Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro with University of Florida’s Operafestival di Roma Program in the summer of 2015.

Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy Activities for July

July 1 – 31, 2019

The Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy offers a calendar full of special events and monthly activities.

One of the South Bay’s best kept secrets is the surprising amount of natural habitat to be found in the area and it is the mission of the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy to “preserve land and restore habitat for the enjoyment and education of all.”

For additional information and registration, visit the website at or call (310) 541-7613.

Check out what’s on tap for July….

Special Events

Palos Verdes 4th of July Celebration

July 4, 2019

The City of Palos Verdes Estates proudly presents An Old-Fashioned Fourth of July on Thursday, July 4 beginning at 9:30 a.m.

This free community event is a favorite with locals and visitors alike. Pack a picnic basket and plan to make a day of it. Enjoy family games, face painting, magic show, patriotic music, food and more.

Children are encouraged to decorate their bicycles in red, white and blue and participate in the Patriotic Bicycle Parade. If you plan to take part in the Apple Pie Contest, you should arrive early to submit your entry.

Rancho Palos Verdes 4th of July Celebration

July 4, 2018

fourth of JulyThe City of Rancho Palos Verdes presents the annual 4th of July Celebration on Thursday, July 4 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Point Vicente Park and RPV Civic Center

The event features arts and crafts booths, carnival rides, games and contests, a petting zoo and the Jim Gamble Puppet Show!

Rancho Caninos Dog Park will be closed during this event.

Admission to the celebration is free, and complimentary shuttle service will be provided to and from the Point Vicente Interpretive Center located at 31550 Palos Verdes Drive West. On-site parking will be available on a first come, first-served basis for $5 per vehicle.

Music on the Meadows

July 4, 2018

Celebrate Independence Day with Music on the Meadows on Thursday, July 4 from 2 to 9 p.m. at Terranea Resort.

Terranea invites guests of all ages for an afternoon filled with musical headliner Wilson Phillips, Farm-to-Terranea cuisine, local breweries, and more. In addition, concert goers may purchase a variety of Farm-to-Terranea signature dishes and a selection of wines and craft beers. Outside food and drink, pets, umbrellas, coolers and personal chairs are not permitted.

Early Bird general admission tickets are $55, Early Bird VIP tickets are $115.

For additional information and ticket purchase, visit the website at