November 09, 2011
  • SATURDAY: The second annual Surf City USA Classic Car Show takes place at Huntington Beach City Beach, on Pacific Coast Highway west of Beach Boulevard. The event is from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and includes vendors, food, music, opportunity drawings and plenty of cars on display. Admission is free and entry fee is $35 per car. Part of the proceeds will go to veterans charities, and a Toys for Tots drop-off location will be open throughout the show. For more information, call (714) 375-0889 or visit
SATURDAY: The second annual Surf City USA Classic Car… (Courtesy Surf City…)


'I Believe I'm Dreaming or Six Attempts to Face and Ignore Reality'

The OMC Gallery For Contemporary Art presents "I Believe I'm Dreaming or Six Attempts to Face and Ignore Reality," curated by Rolf Goellnitz. Admission is free. The museum is at 7561 Center Ave. No. 32. For more information, visit or call (714) 421-0476.


Veterans Day Ceremony

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9557 and its Ladies Auxiliary, along with Girl Scout Troop 1121, host a Veterans Day ceremony at Heritage Park, 17635 Los Alamos, Fountain Valley. The event is from 10 a.m. to noon and includes crafts, games, music, refreshments and more. Patrons are asked to bring a food item to send to troops overseas, including powdered drink packets, Pop-tarts, crackers, instant oatmeal, granola bars and Ramen noodles. Admission is free. For more information, call (714) 593-4449 or email

American Legion Ceremony

The city of Huntington Beach and American Legion Post 133 host a Veterans Day ceremony at Pier Plaza, Main Street and Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach. The Huntington Beach Interfaith Council will also lead a prayer, and the Huntington Beach High School band will play. The ceremony is free and begins at 11 a.m. For more information, call (714) 536-3855.


Celebrity Chef Dinner

Share Our Selves hosts a celebrity chef dinner at the Hilton Waterfront Resort, Huntington Beach. The event features a five-course dinner with wine pairings, and live and silent auctions. Tickets are $250. For more information, contact Elizabeth Evans at (949) 270-2137 or, or visit


Crafts Fair for Cats

Second Chance Pet Adoptions hosts a crafts fair to benefit homeless cats and kittens at Petco, 5961 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. The event lasts from noon to 4 p.m. Kittens will be available for adoption at Petco as well as PetSmart, 7600 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. For more information, call (714) 960-0848.


German Festival

Old World Village presents Novemberfest, a celebration of German culture, at Old World Village German Restaurant, 7561 Center Ave., Suite 49, Huntington Beach. Festivities include dachshund races at 3 p.m., a concert by the Hutchins Consort at 4 p.m. and a Bavarian supper at 5 p.m. Admission is $40 for adults, $20 for children ages 2 to 12, $98 for a family of two adults and two children. For more information, call (949) 675-3656 or (714) 895-8020.

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