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Take part in the Huntington Beach Art Center's Surf Fest-a surfing and skateboarding extravaganza at 538 Main Street, Huntington Beach. Admission is free. See films, listen to panels and attend reception s with industry experts. Tonight, see world-wide, award-winning indie film about three California surfers, "Chasing Dora." Filmmakers Wes Brown, TJ Barrack and wurfer Mickey Munoz will be on hand to meet guests. Film starts at 7:30 p.m. Call (714) 374-1658, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to www.surfcity-hb.org.
Orange County Fair kicks-off its season at 88 Fair Drive, Orange County Fair & Exposition Center, Costa Mesa.
Fun for the family, and minutes from Huntington Beach, Provides live concerts for adults, animals and rides for the kids, and great food, performance arts and exhibits for everyone. Open Tuesday through Thursday, noon to midnight and Friday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to midnight.