November 10, 2010
  • Members of the OC Roller Girls stretch before practice at the Rinks in Huntington Beach.
Members of the OC Roller Girls stretch before practice… (DON LEACH, HB Independent )


FRIDAY: The Sunset Beach Fireman's Ball, an annual fundraiser for art programs in Huntington Beach, Los Alamitos and Seal Beach, takes place at the Best Western Golden Sails Hotel's Crystal Ballroom, 6285 E. Pacific Coast Hwy., Long Beach. The celebration includes music, dancing, gift raffles, a silent auction, a no-host bar and a grand prize drawing for a beach cruiser bike. Dress is semi-formal and a $20 donation is requested at the door. The event is from 8 p.m. to midnight. For more information, call (562) 592-1825 or (360) 907-1090.

SATURDAY: The OC Roller Girls (pictured) play their last bout of the season at the Rinks, 5555 McFadden Ave., Huntington Beach. The event begins with a junior roller derby from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m., with the main event at 7 p.m. pitting the Crash Test Bunnies against the Psycho Ex-Girlfriends. OC Elvis performs at halftime. Tickets are $12. For more information, call (877) 623-3729 or visit


SUNDAY: The Makin Waves Salon Corporation hosts a cut-a-thon to benefit Huntington Beach High School football and cheerleaders at 320 Main St., Huntington Beach. Hair cuts are $25 and all proceeds go to the teams from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will also be a raffle, a DJ, hot dogs, snow cones and popcorn. For more information, call (714) 801-6488.


Author And Survival


Dawne Knobbe, the author of the novel "Runaway Storm," will conduct a survival presentation and sign copies of her book at REI, 7777 Edinger Ave., Suite 138, Huntington Beach. The event is free and runs from 7 to 8:30 p.m. For more information, call (714) 379-1938.


Classic Car Show

The Surf City Beach Cruise, a classic car show in honor of Veterans Day, takes place in the beach parking lot on Pacific Coast Highway at Beach Boulevard. Car owners are invited to bring their classic models for viewing, and there will also be food, music, opportunity drawings and more from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration for cars is $30, but admission to the general public is free; parking in the lot costs $15. Volunteers are welcome to help run the event and the Marines will conduct a Toys for Tots drive. For more information, call (714) 914-7726 or visit

Casino Game Night

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