May 18, 2011


FRIDAY: Tribute bands Barracuda (Heart) and Stone Free (Jimi Hendrix) perform at Gallagher's Pub & Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., No. 113, Huntington Beach. The show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit

SATURDAY: OMC Gallery for Contemporary Art, 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, presents "Tribute to Black on White," a photo exhibit featuring the works of Harold Chapman, Nick Dekker, Pavel Odvody and Renate Scherra. The exhibit is open Saturday through May 27 and June 18 to July 16. The gallery is closed from May 28 to June 17. For more information, call (714) 421-0476.


SUNDAY: A two-hour walking tour of the Bolsa Chica mesa and wetlands is conducted at 10 a.m. on the third Sunday of every month by the Bolsa Chica Land Trust. This docent-led tour makes five stops along the walk bridge and loop trails of the wetlands. Meet in the south reserve parking lot on Pacific Coast Highway across from Bolsa Chica State Beach. Warm clothing, comfortable shoes and binoculars are recommended. Tours are free and open to the public. Call (714) 846-1001 or go to


O.C. Women's Chorus

The Orange County Women's Chorus concludes its 13th season with "Eat, Pray, Love: Give Voice to Your Passions," an eclectic show at St. Wilfrid of York Episcopal Church, 18631 Chapel Lane, Huntington Beach. The show starts at 7 p.m. and tickets are $20 general admission, $15 for students and seniors. For more information, call (949) 451-8590 or visit

Cystic Fibrosis Benefit

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation hosts Great Strides, a three-mile walk to raise funds for treatment and research, at the Huntington Beach Pier, Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway. The event also includes live music and free food from local restaurants. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with the walk starting at 10 a.m. Participants can walk for free but are encouraged to solicit pledges and other donations. For more information, visit


Baby Animal Shower

The Wetlands & Wildlife Care Center hosts its third annual Baby Shower, with educational displays, birds' nests, face painting and baby animals, at 21900 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The event is free and is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call (714) 374-5587.

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