FRIDAY: The Michael E. Rodgers Seniors Centers, 1706 Orange Ave., Huntington Beach, hosts monthly ballroom dancing from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. the second Friday of each month. Cost is $7.50 per person, and snacks and coffee are included. Singles are welcome. For more information, call (714) 536-9387.
SATURDAY: The annual Huntington Beach Kite Party (pictured), featuring some of the best professional kite fliers in the country, is from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Main Street in Huntington Beach. The public is invited to fly their kites outside the roped-off competition area. For more information, call (714) 536-3630.
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.
Bolsa Chica Plan
The Bolsa Chica Land Trust presents "CPR for the Mesa," its restoration plan for the Bolsa Chica mesa, at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. The presentation is free and begins at 7 p.m. For more information, call (714) 846-1001.