El Segundo Events

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ESMoA Experience #41: OZ

June 13 – September 21, 2019

El Segundo Museum of Art presents Experience 41:​ OZ​ from June 13 through September 21.  

Experience 41: OZ invites visitors to immerse themselves in the world of Oz created by storyteller L. Frank Baum. OZ is organized by Jeff Cason with curatorial support by Barbara Boehm and Eugenia Torre.

This Experience will feature over 80 artworks and artifacts from the original book and its inspired stories. On display will be all 40 books in the Oz series as well as original and rare framed illustrations by the Oz illustrators, W. W. Denslow, John R. Neill and more.

Visitors can view original artworks and objects connected to and inspired by the ​OZ ​story in ESMoA’s gallery. Guests can use the Gallery Grid to learn more about the artworks on display and try their hand at ​OZ​ trivia.  

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

ESMoA is located at 208 Main Street, El Segundo, CA 90245.

  

South Bay Farmers’ Markets Schedule

South Bay farmers' MarketsThe 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:

ESMoA Drawing Club

Every Friday

ESMoA - Just DrawEl Segundo Museum of Art hosts the Drawing Club every Friday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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.

Kid’s Club @ The Point

Third Thursdays, May through December

Kids-Club-The_PointThe Point hosts the Mommy & Me (and Daddy’s, too!) Kid’s Club the third Thursday of every month, May through December, from 10 a.m. to noon.

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!

Athleta FREE Workouts @ The Point

Every Sunday

AthletaAthleta presents FREE Workouts every Sunday morning from 10 to 11 a.m. at The Point in El Segundo.

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!

prAna Community Yoga @ The Point

Every Saturday

prAna_YOGAprAna offers FREE Community Yoga every Saturday morning from 9 to 10 a.m. in store at The Point.

Tight, tense, and not flexible? The answer is Yoga. This class is designed to sculpt your body making tight areas more agile It also improves and makes many functional activities a lot easier on your muscles and joints. Variations and modifications are given to accommodate all levels and abilities.

Enjoy food and drinks after class, prAna provides the yoga mats, and it’s open to all ages and skill levels!

The Point Summer Music Series

July 3 – August 28, 2019

The Point hosts the annual Summer Music Series every Wednesday night from July 3 through August 28.

As the sun begins to set on the day, head to The Point every Wednesday from 6 to 8 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.

It’s a fun and relaxing way to spend a Wednesday evening, so grab a few friends, a couple of blankets and beach chairs and get to The Point!

The concert schedule is as follows:

July 03 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Retrofit (Rock/ Reggae)
July 10 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Phoenix Rising (Rock)

El Segundo Main Street Car Show

August 17, 2019

The El Segundo Chamber of Commerce, El Segundo Police Officers Association and Automobile Driving Museum present the annual Main Street Car Show on Saturday, August 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the 100 to 500 blocks of Main Street.

The Main Street Car Show is open to all pre-1975 custom classic street rods, antique sports cars, race cars and special interest cars. The event also features live music and a raffle with some great prizes. Enjoy the sights and sounds as you stroll along the streets of downtown El Segundo surrounded by impressive engine blocks, tricked out exhaust systems, custom paint jobs, lavish interiors and swanky rims.

Vehicle registration fee is $30.

This event is FREE and open to the public. Vroom, vroom! It’s time to start your engines!

For additional information or to register a car for the show, visit the Eventbrite page at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-main-street-el-segundo-car-show-registration-60713247959?aff=erelexpmlt.

The event will take place on Main Street in El Segundo, CA 90245.

Summer Swing Nights @ The ADM

August 17 & September 21, 2019

The Automobile Driving Museum presents Summer Swing Nights on Saturday, August 17 and Saturday, September 21 from 6 to 10 p.m.

Put on your dancing shoes and turn back the clock to the Big Band sounds of the 1930s and 40s. The evening features the Swing Tones with their 7-piece Big Band and host Rob Pope. Enjoy favorite tunes such as Chattanooga Choo Choo, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy and more, revived to their original Big Band Glory, then get your picture taken next to that one-of-a-kind 1940’s car of your dreams. The Food Truck Fair and Swinging Bar will satisfy your cravings so you can dance the night away!

Tickets are $40 presale, $10 dance class (at 6pm), $70 for both nights, $50 at the door, $350 for 10 tickets, includes a free drink.

For additional information and ticket purchase, visit the website at https://www.automobiledrivingmuseum.org/event/swingnights/2019-08-17/.

The Automobile Driving Museum is located at 610 Lairport Street, El Segundo, CA 90245.

Gassers 6 @ The ADM

August 24, 2019

The Automobile Driving Museum presents Gassers 6 on Saturday, August 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

This 6th annual Gassers event will be bigger and better than ever. Celebrate vintage speed and all nostalgia classes of the era. FX, superstock and altereds welcome! Blown vehicles must have roots-style blowers.

Special Guest Speakers are Ed “Isky” Iskenderian, Bones Balogh, and Bob Muravez. Join these special guests at the ADM for autographs and a discussion panel, moderated by Wicked Kuztomz very own Ken Vela!

For additional information, visit the website at http://www.automobiledrivingmuseum.org/.

The Automobile Driving Museum is located at 610 Lairport Street, El Segundo, CA 90245.