Summer has arrived, and a lot of activity is gearing up for a fantastic season ahead. Have a look at what’s going on this weekend in our own backyard.
Enjoy a great, safe, and happy weekend!
Summer Concerts in the Plaza at Manhattan Village
Thursdays and Saturday nights through August 28 welcome live music fans to enjoy outdoor concerts during this special series. Shop and dine at the Center before, during, and after the event. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. The scheduled lineup is here.
Fair Trade Rug Event
With the exception of summer 2020, this is an annual event presented by Ten Thousand Villages in Riviera Village. Quality rugs are hand-knotted by fairly paid adults – true artisans - in Pakistan, and last for generations. Various sizes and styles are offered; event runs from Friday through Wednesday (June 25 through June 30). Learn more including how to prep for shopping here.
Anniversary Celebration at Absolution Brewing Company
All day long on Saturday, June 26 (noon – 10pm), this event will feature live music, a free raffle, food trucks, and a special anniversary beer release, to celebrate 7 years in business in Torrance. Visit the Facebook page for more information and last-minute updates.
Dog Walking at South Coast Botanic Garden
Dogs and their persons are welcome to take a beautiful stroll through this gorgeous venue, on Sunday June 27, from 9am to 5pm. Dogs must be on leash. Reserve and purchase tickets on their website.
Garden Concert Series at St Luke’s Presbyterian
Free outdoor concert, picnics are welcome, dessert and coffee are hosted by St Luke’s Presbyterian Church in Rolling Hills Estates. Future concert dates are July 25 and August 22. Seating is limited, please RSVP – call 310.377.2825 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Redondo Beach Library Friends Book Sale – all summer long
There’s nothing like a great beach read in the summertime! Every Tuesday from 11am-1pm and every Friday from 3pm-5pm, in the lobby of the Main Branch, books may be purchased and donated. Visit their website for more information.