FRIDAY: One Pier Plaza in Huntington Beach hosts Art A Fair with a Holiday Flair this Thanksgiving weekend, offering more than 50 vendors selling original hand-made crafts and more. A certified Farmers Market with fresh fruits and vegetables will also be on hand. The event goes from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday through Sunday.
SATURDAY: Underground bands Motor Gun Hotel (pictured), Slick & Slim, Nothing Sacred, Prowler and Harmsway perform at Blue Café, 17208 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The show starts at 8 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.bluecafelive.com.
SUNDAY: Dachshund races are held from 3 to 6 p.m. every Sunday at Old World Village, 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach. Admission is $1 and parking is free. To register your dog, call (714) 898-5111.
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa hosts a Thanksgiving dinner at its restaurant The Californian overlooking the ocean at 21500 Pacific Coast Hwy. The menu includes turkey, grilled New York strip loin, salmon, penne pasta, vegetables, dessert and more. The meal is offered starting at noon, with final seating at 7:30 p.m. The prix-fixe menu is $35, and there is also an a la carte menu and a kids' menu. For reservations, call (714) 845-4885.