$6 – $9
Friday, Feb. 7 (3pm—4pm)
Museum of Latin American Art
628 Alamitos Ave
Learn about Latin American creative expressions during Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) First Friday events. Programming will include book discussions as well as guest speakers that range from artists to scholars and docents.
For more information, please visit our website or call (562) 437-1689
Friday, Feb. 7 (6pm—10pm)
Atlantic Ave. b/n San Antonio Dr. & Bixby Rd.
Atlantic Ave and San Antonio Dr
One Love! One Heart! Let’s get together and feel all right. First Fridays is honoring the birth of Bob Marley and all things reggae with “One Love”. The sounds of reggae will permeate the streets of Bixby Knolls and good vibes will be a plenty.
After the businesses close “after hours” fun begins. Nino’s Italian Restaurant, The Factory, BIS Italian-American Sports Café, and EJ Malloy’s stay open late for dining, drinks, and entertainment. Why go home early?
Dine on Art-Lantic Avenue at one of our tasty restaurants then grab the Big Red Bus that will transport you venue to venue from designated stops at the participating businesses.
Friday, Feb. 7 (7:30pm)
Elise’s Tea Room
3924 Atlantic Ave.
Free admission, all ages welcome.
Each month, ARTiculate will host a different artist. Featured artsits in upcoming ARTiculate lectures in March, April, May and June 2014:
- Frau Fiber
- Margie Darrow
- David Early
- Lee Adams
Free Admission; $10.00 for 12 Tasting Tickets
Saturday, Feb. 8 (1pm—4pm)
Belmont Shore Business Association
200 Nieto, Suite 200B
Tickets may be purchased during the festival in front of Chase Bank (5200 E. 2nd St.).
Those who would rather eat chocolate than make it are welcome to enter the Hof’s Hut Chocolate Pie Eating Contest. Contestants will race each other to see who can eat an individual size chocolate cream pie the fastest. Winners of all contests will be announced directly after contest and will receive trophies. The following are the age categories and contest times: 3:00PM Kids 6 – 8 3:15PM Kids 15 – 17 3:05PM Kids 9 -11 3:20PM Adults 3:10PM Kids 12 – 14
Saturday, Feb. 8 (8pm—10pm)
Carpenter Performing Arts Center
6200 Atherton St
$10-$30 per Couple
Sunday, Feb. 9 (4:30pm)
Bay Shore Community Congregational Church
5100 The Toledo
Couples will enjoy home-baked goodies from moms, and other delights will be provided by C.A.T. Couples will also enjoy complimentary prom-styled photos by Jim “Woody” Woods and Justin Rudd that will be available on Facebook for free.
Tickets are free for those low-income families that RSVP with first/last names to Justin@JustinRudd.com in advance. There are also $10/couple and $30/couple options. Tickets can be purchased at the door with cash. There are no printed tickets. There is a pre-paid list at the door. Proceeds support Justin Rudd’s Community Action Team (C.A.T.)
Photo by Justin Rudd