South Bay By Jackie is your source for Hermosa Beach events
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:
February 1 – 29, 2019
For additional information, visit the website at http://www.bchd.org/.
Take a look at what’s scheduled for February…
February 23, 2020
San Pedro band The Wingtips, along with Redondo Beach favorites Nasty Bad Habit, have joined local multi-genre cover band Carla D & Sonador to create the South Bay Music Express.
Tickets are $10.
For additional information and ticket purchase, visit the website at https://www.saintrocke.com/.
Saint Rocke is located at 142 Pacific Coast Highway, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254.
February 24 – March 1, 2020
QUESTION: What’s better than breaking a healthy sweat at a top fitness studio?
ANSWER: Doing it for free!
Free Fitness Week is a partnership between BCHD and local studios and gyms to provide opportunities for residents to get healthy, and have fun being physically active! The Free Fitness program was designed by BCHD to introduce people of all income and ability levels to a wide variety of fitness offerings, including yoga, Pilates, cycling, strength training, boot camp and more. Over 20 fitness studios in Hermosa Beach, Manhattan Beach and Redondo Beach have joined the community initiative.
February 29, 2020
The BeachLife crew wants to stay busy in the off season, while giving back to the community. They’ve partnered with Tito’s Handmade Vodka to throw some BeachLife Backyard Games for charity.
It’s always FREE to enter, super FUN, and they’ll donate $1,000 to local non-profits every time.
In addition to the games, the events will feature live music and after parties!
March 28, 2020
Attendees will enjoy a special evening sampling boutique California Wines and local craft beers. Tickets include unlimited wine and beer, gastropub delicacies, live music from local favorite, Jack’s Ukulele, followed by a DJ and dancing. $20 Opportunity Drawing Tickets will also be available at the event for a chance to win a Case of Wine, $250 Gift Card to The Strand House and a $100 Gift Card to Gum Tree. 100% of ticket sales and sponsorship proceeds directly support OLG school and students.
Advance purchase tickets are $50, tickets at the door will be $60.
For additional information and ticket purchase, visit the website at https://ourladyofguadalupeschool.org/shop/bottles-and-barrels-fundraiser/.
Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Hall is located at 244 Prospect Avenue, Hermosa Beach, CA
March 28 & 29, 2020
The event features stories with life themes: growing up, living through life’s changes, romance/love has many forms and many faces, and exploring new people, places and ideas. In “Can’t Wait…”, Steve Goldstein recounts his amazing life and the search for Jolly John. In “The Answer is Beneath Our Feet”, well-known South Bay horticulturist Mike Garcia tells how he came to be in So Cal and offers his perspective on personal action to help reverse climate change. In “Selfish or Selfless?”, Catherine Graham relates fulfillment and sacrifice while foster parenting. Three other storytellers and South Bay’s favorite local stand-up comic, Chuck McPeak, will make you laugh, touch and inspire you. No evening of storytelling is complete without music. Composer and accordionist Stanley Oropesa will perform a musical story and musical interludes
Tickets are $20 per person.
April 25, 2020
Participants will walk from the Manhattan Beach Pier to the Hermosa Beach Pier and back. Check in begins at 7:30 a.m. with the event getting underway at 8:30 a.m. The Walkathon is uniquely different from other walks as live music will take place along the route as well as food and beverage vendors, fitness trunk shows, photo-booth and more. The Pet Parade begins at 7:45 a.m. The Opening Ceremony and Awards for Top Fundraising Teams, Individuals/Pets and Best Dressed Pet is at 8 a.m. This is a family friendly event and children of all ages are welcome.
All proceeds benefit the Richstone Family Center child abuse treatment and prevention programs. This is a very popular event and everybody will be there! Don’t miss this opportunity to take a few steps to help prevent child abuse.