June 29, 2011
  • The Galway Hooker Band.
The Galway Hooker Band. (KENT TREPTOW, HB…)


FRIDAY: The Galway Hooker Band (pictured) and the Yeastie Boys perform at Gallagher's Pub & Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The show starts at 9 a.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit

SATURDAY: Wang Dang Doodle and The Honkeys perform at Fitzgeralds Pub, 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach. The free show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit

SUNDAY: The Orange County Concert Band plays classic American band music in honor of the Fourth of July at Huntington Central Park, behind the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. The show is free and starts at 5 p.m. For more information, call (714) 891-6856.


Photography Show

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. For more information, call (714) 421-0476.



4th of July Parade

Huntington Beach's 107th

annual 4th of July Parade

begins at 10 a.m. at Pacific Coast Highway and Ninth Street, then continues up Main Street to Yorktown Avenue. The day's festivities also include a breakfast in Lake Park from 6 to 10 a.m., family activities on Main Street from 1 to 7 p.m. and fireworks at 9 p.m. For more information, call (714) 536-5486 or visit

Surf City Run

The 2011 Surf City Run 5K begins and ends in front of Huntington Beach High School at Main and 17th streets. Registration and packets can be picked up from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Farmers & Merchants Bank at 7125 Yorktown Ave., Huntington Beach. Registration begins the day of the event at 6 a.m. in front of the school, with races starting between 7 and 9 a.m. A fitness expo also takes place from 6 to 11 a.m. For more information, visit

Brunch for Bolsa Chica

Fred's Mexican Café hosts a brunch to benefit the Bolsa Chica Conservancy at 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The meal lasts from 9 to 11 a.m. and costs $35 for adults, $15 for children 10 and younger. For more information, call (714) 846-1114.


German Festival

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