South Bay Weekender, March 11-13, 2022

South Bay Weekender, March 11-13, 2022

  • Dennis Hartley
  • 03/8/22

Don’t forget to set your clocks one hour ahead (“spring forward”) before bedtime on Saturday!


As Daylight Savings Time breezes in, our community offers a variety of fun to celebrate the arrival of spring. Have a great, safe, and happy weekend!


Salsa Dancing Friday at El Pollo Inka

When: Friday, March 11, 2022, 7pm - 12am (Sat, 3/12)

Where:  El Pollo Inka, 1425 W. Artesia Blvd., Gardena

Come at 7pm for beginner and intermediate lessons ($10 per class); music dancing begins at 8pm (free). Enjoy Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Cha Cha, Cumbia and more.


Peruvian dining. Free parking. Event is every Friday night.


Nature Walk

When:  Saturday, March 12, 2022; 10am-11:30am

Where:  Madrona Marsh Preserve and Nature Center, Torrance

Docent-led walk around the preserve introduces families and individuals to plants and wildlife commonly found at the Madrona Marsh and around the South Bay.


Walk is very second Saturday. Limited participants; registration is required by calling 310.782.3938.



Anime Guild

When:  Saturday, March 12, 2022; 11am-9pm

Where:  Del Amo Fashion Center, Torrance

An amazing day of handmade fun for fans of everything anime.


Live art, local designers, handmade items, and much more, celebrating anime and pop culture.


Women ‘N’ Wheels Car Show

When: Saturday, March 12, 2022, 10am-4pm

Where: Zimmerman Automobile Driving Museum, El Segundo

Women are invited to get their classic and vintage cars ready for this fantastic event celebrating low riders, hotrods, muscle, and custom cars.


Live music and DJ, vintage fashion show, and variety of food vendors.


Festival of the Kite

When: Sunday, March 13, 2022, 12noon - 5pm

Where: Redondo Beach Pier

This 48th annual, free community event offers DJ and live music, prizes for highest flying kite and more, hot dog on a stick eating contest, and dance demos.

Fun for the entire family.


The Amazing Bubbleman

When: Sunday, March 13, 2022, 2pm and 5pm

Where: Torrance Cultural Arts Center, 3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance

Louis Pearl has been thrilling audiences around the world for nearly 30 years with the art, magic, science and fun of bubbles.

Louis combines comedy and artistry with audience participation and enough spellbinding bubble tricks to keep everyone mesmerized.

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