Category: Palos Verdes

The Summer Show @ PVAC

July 19 – August 24, 2019

The Palos Verdes Art Center presents The Summer Show on July 19 through August 24.

The Summer Show is a juried, all-media exhibition hosted by and open for submission only to members of the Palos Verdes Art Center’s eight active artists’ groups: Artists Open Group, Pacific Arts Group, Paletteers, Palos Verdes Painters, Peninsula Artists, Photographic and Digital Artists, The Artist’s Studio, and Third Dimension.

The exhibition will be juried by Neil Gaiman and Lowell Nickel.

For additional information, visit the website at https://pvartcenter.org/.

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.

For additional information, visit the website at http://rhumc.org/concerts-at-rolling-hills/.

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

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.

Malaga Cove Concerts in the Park

July 10 – August 28, 2019

Microsoft Word - OC Register Newport Beach August 08 2010.docThe Malaga Cove Business & Professional Association, in cooperation with the Palos Verde Police Officers Association, is proud to present Concerts in the Park.

The concerts will take place every Wednesday evening July 10 through August 28 at Farham Martin’s Park adjacent to the Malaga Cove Library.

The music starts at 6:30 p.m. but concert goers may arrive at the park as early as 3 p.m. to spread a blanket and claim a prime parking spot.

The concert schedule is as follows:

Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy Activities for August

August 1 – 31, 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 https://pvplc.org/ or call (310) 541-7613.

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

Community Yoga @ The Promenade

August 24, 2019

Equinox and Promenade on the Peninsula present Community Yoga on Saturday, August 24 from 9 to 10 a.m. in the central courtyard.

The community is invited for an all-levels yoga class! Mats and props will be provided with pre-registration or you can bring your own mat.

Also, a complimentary day pass for those who would like to use Equinox facilities and Kids Club access where you can drop off the kids while you work out! Kids Club accepts ages 3 months all the way up to 7 years! You must RSVP for Kids Club to Scott.Marlow@Equinox.com .

Garden Concert Series

August 25, 2019

St. Luke’s Presbyterian Church presents the FREE Garden Concert Series on Sunday, August 25 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.

Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy Activities for September

September 1 – 30, 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 https://pvplc.org/ or call (310) 541-7613.

Check out what’s on tap for September….

Special Events

Portuguese Bend National Horse Show

September 6 – 8, 2019

Peninsula Committee Children’s Hospital Los Angeles presents the annual Portuguese Bend National Horse Show Friday, September 6 through Sunday, September 8 at Ernie Howlett Park in Rolling Hills Estates.

For three days, this highly regarded A-rated Horse Show has two fully scheduled rings offering a wide variety of classes, including the prestigious PCHA Horsemanship Medal Finals. In addition, the $10,000 Harman Jr.-A/O Jumper Classic and the $15,000 Seahorse Jumper Classic promise to challenge some of the West Coast’s finest riders with difficult and exciting courses. The weekend’s activities will include an array of food booths, boutiques and fun for children, including puppet shows, pony rides, and face painting.

All proceeds will benefit Children’s Hospital Los Angeles; in particular, The Associates Endowed Chair for the Chief of the Children’s Orthopaedic Center and The Associates Chair in Liver and Intestinal Research.

Opening Reception: On the Surface – Wallpaper from 1797 to the Present

September 7, 2019

Palos Verdes Art Center presents the Opening Reception: On the Surface – Wallpaper from 1797 to the Present on Saturday, September 7 from 6 to 9 p.m.

This survey of applied architectural surface design – wallpaper – presents historic samples from European, English, and American wallpaper designers and manufacturers, as well as reissues of classic patterns and explorations in contemporary design. Also included are sample books, antique tools of the trade, and feature walls suitable for portrait backdrops.

The exhibition is organized by PVAC and Boston artist and collector, Scott Dahill.

Malaga Cove Summer Art Shows

September 21 & 22, 2019

The Palos Verdes Art Center presents the Malaga Cove Summer Art Show on Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Malaga Cove.

The event takes place each month from April through September and features paintings, jewelry, ceramics, photography, wearable art and prints from artists from the seven art groups affiliated with Palos Verdes Art Center: Artists Open Group, Pacific Arts Group, Paletteers, Palos Verdes Painters, Peninsula Artists, Photographic and Digital Artists, and Third Dimension.

Tour d’Art

October 5 & 6, 2019

The Artists’ Studio of Palos Verdes presents the annual Tour d’Art on Saturday, October 5 and Sunday, October 6 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.

Enjoy an artistic tour of the spectacular Palos Verdes Peninsula, viewing art, meeting local artists and nibbling scrumptious treats! It’s a wonderful way to spend the day!

The Tour D’Art 2019 features over 40 local artists located in seven private studios and at the Palos Verdes Art Center. Choose where you want to start and go at your own pace. Tickets are good for the two-day event. You can visit all studios in one day or split them up. Enjoy conversations with the artists and see where and how they create their artwork. New artwork is for sale at each location.

Prepared Peninsula Expo

October 27, 2019

The four cities on the Palos Verdes Peninsula are once again teaming up for the Prepared Peninsula Expo on Sunday, October 27 from noon to 3 p.m at the Norris Pavilion.

This free event will teach you how to protect yourselves, your family and your pets in a disaster. This information-filled Expo will provide a free lunch (while supplies last) and feature dozens of exhibitors, demonstrations and equipment displays. Children, remember to wear your Halloween Costume and go “trick-or-treating” at the exhibitor booths!

Exhibitors include local organizations giving tips and tools and retail vendors selling preparedness goods, like extended life water, emergency bags as well as Meals-Ready-to-Eat (MREs) and much more. There will be brief presentations available during the Expo on safety and preparedness tips. Exhibits from California Office of Emergency Services (CalOES), the Los Angeles County Fire Department, and Law Enforcement vehicles will provide for an informative and family-friendly time.

This event is FREE to attend!

For additional information, visit the website at http://ci.rolling-hills-estates.ca.us/community/events/prepared-peninsula.