Spring is in the air! Let's celebrate the 51st anniversary of Earth Day by being outdoors. There's lots to do in the South Bay this weekend.
EARTH MONTH AT ROUNDHOUSE AQUARIUM The Roundhouse Aquarium in Manhattan Beach is enjoying its grand re-opening, and is celebrating Earth Day all month long. Register via their website for these great programs that explore the magic of the ocean, its connection to humans, and how to protect it:
Saturday, April 17: "Celebrating Whales and Dolphins," from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m.
Thursday, April 22: "The Ocean in your Bathtub," virtual reading by the author from 5 to 5:45 p.m.
Saturday, April 24: "Amazing Tidepools," from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m.
TERRANEA NATURE WALK Home to many gorgeous species of native plants and animals, Terranea Resort has events activities going on throughout spring for everyone to enjoy. Their Self-Guided Nature Walk invites guests to appreciate stunning ocean vistas while learning about regional wildlife. Visit their website for more details and their 3rd-night-free offer as well.
SOUTH COAST BOTANIC GARDEN DOG WALK This Sunday, April 18 and each third Sunday of the month, the SCBG invites dogs (on leash) to bring their persons for a stroll through beautiful garden grounds all day long (9am – 5pm). Making early advanced (required) reservations and ticket purchases is recommended, click here.
DOWNTOWN MANHATTAN BEACH SIDEWALK SALE Plenty of sun is forecasted for the fun going on Friday-Sunday at the annual Sidewalk Sale, close to the sea in Manhattan Beach. Some stores start on Thursday night with a “sneak peek”, regular store and restaurant hours are in effect. Learn more.
SPRING INTO BEAUTY Manhattan Village Mall welcomes Style on the Spot’s delightful spring event with lots of treats to please the senses, on Saturday, April 17, noon-4pm. Local vendors and artisans join entertainers, florists, yummy tastes and sips to celebrate an unforgettable vibe. Free event, registration required. Learn more.
REDONDO HIGH PRESENTS "THE ADDAMS FAMILY" Anyone who enjoys these kooky, creepy characters will love this comical feast embracing their quirks and stories. Virtual performances run Friday evening, Saturday afternoon/evening, Sunday afternoon. Purchase tickets to watch the livestreamed show at home.