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Things To Do In Santa Clarita – August 6, 2014

Things To Do In Santa Clarita – August 6, 2014

Looking for fun things to do in Santa Clarita? Check out these Santa Clarita events: Run To The Pines Car Show 2014, Concerts In The Park, Canyon Theatre Guild “Forever Plaid” and “Shrek, The Musical”, Santa Clarita Valley Search & Rescue, and Art SLAM.

Run To The Pines Car Show 2014
Concerts In The Park

Canyon Theatre Guild “Shrek, The Musical”
Santa Clarita Valley Search & Rescue “Informational & Recruitment”
Canyon Theatre Guild “Forever Plaid”
City Of Santa Clarita “Art SLAM”
And More…And Upcoming… 

Run To The Pines Car Show 2014Run to the Pines Car Show 2014

When:  Saturday, August 9 from 9am-4pm
Where:  Pine Mountain Village Center, 16225 Askin Drive, Frazier Park – see directions on website
Details:   The 17th Annual “Run To The Pines Car Show” has the perfect way to beat the heat while having a family friendly good time.  The car show will feature: British classics, Triumphs, Mustangs, Corvettes, 4x4s, rat rods, and motorcycles.  Categories include antiques, street rods, and classics.  Enjoy food, fun, and live music by “Yesteryear.”  Read more in an article on the KHTS website: Pine Mountain Club Hosting 17 Annual Run To The Pines Car Show.   Pine Mountain Village Center is 20 miles west of Interstate 5 at the Frazier Park exit.  Admission and parking are free.  More information and directions are available by calling 242-2298 or 242-1996 or online.  


Concerts In The Park

When:  Saturdays through August 30, concerts begin at 7pm
Where:  Central Park, 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus
Details:  The City of Santa Clarita   is celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Concerts in the Park.  Concerts in the Park is a free concert series that invites family, friends and neighbors to join in the fun.  This week’s concert features “Captain Cardiac and the Coronaries.” Captain Cardiac and the Coronaries has been rockin’ Santa Clarita audiences since the start of Concerts in the Park.  “Their high voltage performances have been enjoyed worldwide…they have been featured performers at world-class venues in addition to their appearances at three Super Bowls and the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas.”  “Fasten your seat belts, get ready to take off, and get set to ‘blast the past’.”  Read more about Concerts In The Park in an article on the KHTS website: Santa Clarita Concerts In The Park Is Gearing Up For A Great Summer.  More information on Concerts in the Park, including the top questions asked, is available online

Canyon Theatre Guild “Shrek, The Musical”Shrek the Musical

When:  Saturday at 8pm: August 2, 9, 16, and 23; Sunday at 2pm: August 3, 10, 17, and 24
Where:   Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center on the College of the Canyons Valencia Campus, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia  
Details:  Canyon Theatre Guild is kicking off the 2014-2015 season with their Santa Clarita Regional Theatre performances of the family friendly and thoroughly hilarious “Shrek, the Musical.”  “Shrek, the Musical” based on the DreamWorks movie, comes to Santa Clarita.  The musical is a story that most families know and is presented in a new way “full of all-new songs, great dancing and breathtaking scenery.”  Tickets are $12-$29 depending on seat location.  Tickets are on sale at the Canyon Theatre Guild by calling 661-799-2702.  More information is available online


Looking for family fun activities in Santa Clarita?  Check out SCV Buzz.   The weekly top 5 list featuring local family events in the Santa Clarita area that are fun, unique and low cost or free.


Santa Clarita Valley Search & Rescue “Informational & Recruitment”

When:  Thursday, August 7 from 5:50pm-8pm
Where:  Old Town Newhall Library, Community Room
Details:  Santa Clarita Valley Search & Rescue is holding an “Informational & Recruitment” event.  If you are interested in learning about the team or joining this elite group of volunteers, this informational event will answer all your questions.  The SCV Search & Rescue team assists the Sheriff’s Department in missing persons or injured/stranded hikers, cars over the side of the highway, persons stranded by swift water, snow and ice rescue, and lost skiers and avalanche recovery, to name a few.  Learn more by calling the Reserve Coordinator at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station at 661-255-1121 or online

Canyon Theatre Guild presents Forever PlaidCanyon Theatre Guild “Forever Plaid”

When:  Fridays at 8pm:  August 15 and 22; Saturdays at 8pm: July 26, August 2, 9, 16, and 23; Sundays at 2pm: July 27, August 3, 10, 17, and 24 
Where:  Canyon Theatre Guild, 24242 Main Street, Old Town Newhall 
Details:  Canyon Theatre Guild has the hilarious “Forever Plaid,” the “most popular and successful ‘jukebox’ musicals ever.”  “Forever Plaid” revolves around four 1950s male singers that are killed in a car crash on the way to their first big concert.  They are given the chance to “fulfill their dreams and perform the show that never was.”  You’ll want to croon along to songs from the show that includes: Heart & Soul, Sixteen Tons, Love Is A Many Splendored Things.  For tickets call the Canyon Theatre Guild Box Office at 661-799-2702.  More information is available online.  

City Of Santa Clarita “Art SLAM”

When: Thursday, August 7 from 7-10pm
Where:  Main Street, between Market Street and 6th Street, in Old Town Newhall
Details:  The City of Santa Clarita hosts “Art SLAM” every first Thursdays of the month.  “See the work of artists’ as they respond to a theme; develop interactive opportunities, large installations of art work, and gallery exhibits.”  The evening of art includes artists, photographers, models, designers, and musicians.  The culinary art will be well represented.  This month there will be an interactive “My Reason Wall” tattoo photography exhibit inviting everyone to take photos of their tattoos and explain the inspiration behind them.  Read more in an article on the KHTS website: Thursdays At Newhall Returns To Santa Clarita With New Themes.  More information is available online.  

Summer Movies At Hart Park

When:  Friday, August 8 at 7pm
Where:  William S. Hart Regional Park, 24151 Newhall Avenue, Newhall
Details:  Summer Movies at HartPark are back.  This week’s movie is “The Nut Job.”  This family free event is outdoor movie fun.  Bring your blankets, pillows and lawn chairs.  There will be pre-movie music, entertainment, and games.  Unleashed animals, smoking, and alcohol are prohibited in the park at all times.  The last movie in the series: The Wizard of Oz (1939 re-mastered) – August 22.  The movies are held by The County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation, in cooperation with The Friends of Hart Park.

SCV Senior Center “Country Western Hoedown Concert” 

When:  Thursday, August 7 from 3pm-4:30pm
Where:  SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Old Town Newhall
Details:  The Santa Clarita Senior Center is holding their “Country Western Hoedown Concert, Part II.”  “Saddle up and mosey on back for a medley of favorite tunes, including boot-stomping line dance melodies.”  Music will be performed by the SCV Senior Center Silvertones & Memory Maker Musicians.  Admission is free.  For more information call Robin at 661-259-9444 or email rclough@scv-seniorcenter.org.


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LA SummerFest “Lullaby Of Broadway”LA SummerFest at Rivendale

When:  Friday, August 8 at 8 pm
Where:  Rivendale Park in TowsleyCanyon, 24255 The Old Road, Newhall
Details:  Join in LA SummerFest’s “Lullaby of Broadway”. A special musical review featuring songs and dance from your favorite Broadway Hits. Admission is free; however this is a fund raising event for the LA SumerFest and the Santa Clarita Shakespeare Festival.  More information on LA SummerFest is available online

Hart Park “Silents Under The Stars”

When:  Saturday, August 9  at 6pm
Where:  William S. Hart Regional Park, Hart Hall, 24151 Newhall Avenue, Newhall
Details:  “Silents Under the Stars” is being hosted at Hart Park by the Friends of Hart Park in cooperation with the County of L.A. Department of Parks and Recreation and the William S. Hart Park Mansion & Museum.  This year’s movie is the 1921 silent movie, “White Oak” starring William S. Hart; with Vola Vale; Fritz, Hart’s pinto pony; and Hart’s wonder dog, Jeff. The movie will be accompanied on the keyboard, live, by Ray Lowe. There will be tours of the Hart Mansion and Museum and a Western BBQ dinner and dessert, plus life entertainment by “New West.”  Tickets are $50.  More information and tickets are available online.   

LA SummerFest “A Night At The Opera”

When:  Saturday, August 9 at 8 pm
Where:  Rivendale Park in Towsley Canyon, 24255 The Old Road, Newhall
Details:  LA SummerFest at Rivendale presents “A Night at the Opera”. Come and experience opera under the stars with “LA’s most exciting new opera company”. Wine and desserts are available.  Admission is free, however there is a $10 suggested donation.  More information on LA SummerFest is available online

City Of Santa Clarita “Let’s Go To The Beach”

When:  Runs through Sunday, August 31
Where:  various locations throughout Santa Clarita
Details:  Grab your towel and sunscreen and had out to Santa Monica Beach, the easy way.  The City of Santa Clarita is again offering rides on air-conditioned commuter express buses.  Travelers can bring their beach chair, coolers and even surfboards.  Summer Beach Bus fares are $3 each way for children and adults, and $1.50 each way for Seniors and persons with disabilities.  Exact cash fares or TAP stored value only – no monthly passes accepted.  Those under 12 years must be accompanied by an adult.  Unaccompanied minors must bring valid school identification.  More information on routes and pickup locations, RSVP for large groups, bus etiquette, and more is available by calling 661-294-1BUS or online

Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry “Summer Food Drive”Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry

When:  drive now underway and continues through Friday, August 29
Where:  see details
Details:  The Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry is part of the Sixth Annual “Summer Food Drive” to help Santa Clarita Valley families in need.  Take a trip to the grocery store and help fill the SCV Food Pantry.  Summer is a tough time for the Food Pantry because so many donating families are on the go in the summer and not donating at the same levels as the holidays.  At the same time, local children that may benefit from school programs are out of school for the summer.  Read more about what is needed in an article on the KHTS website: Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry To Host Summer Food Drive.  Donation Bins are located: City Hall, Santa Clarita Sports Complex, Transit Maintenance Facility, Central Park, City’s Corporate Yard, Valencia Library, Old Town Newhall Library, and Canyon Country Library.  Learn more about the Santa Clarita Food Pantry online

Vibe Performing Arts Studios Karaoke Coaching & Open Mic Jam

When:  Friday, April 4 from 6:30-9:30pm
Where:  Vibe Performing Arts Studios, 24460-1/4 Lyons Avenue, Santa Clarita (near the 5 Freeway)
Details:  Vibe Performing Arts Studios is offering Karaoke Coaching and Open Mic Jam.  If you love to sing karaoke or would like to try, this is your chance to get some professional coaching.  Vibe instructor Brittney Westover will offer and print out tips for you to take home.  The tips will strengthen your mic and vocal technique, and your stage presence.  These mini lessons are $10 for the entire evening.  The Vibe café will serve up coffee and drinks, plus Bake You Happy desserts.  More information is available by calling 661-255-7464 or online.  

Justin Time Children’s House “Getting Along With Grief”

When:  Monday, March 10 from 7-8:30pm
Where:  Barnabas House, 24417 Chestnut Street, Newhall
Details:  Justin Time Children’s House is hosting “Getting Along With Grief.”  This particular group will be for adults grieving the death of a loved one.  The group will be led by Lisa DeLong, RN and Michael Malone.  This meeting marks the start of a regular drop-in sessions on Mondays.  “Grief is love with no place to go.”  A one-time $20 donation is appreciated though no one is turned away.  Pre-registration is not required.  The groups are limited to 12 people.  More information is available by calling 661-297-0340 or emailing justintimechildrenshouse@gmail.com.  Learn more about Justin Time Children’s House online.  

And Upcoming Events…

Circle Of Hope “Vine 2 Wine” Circle of Hope Vine 2 Wine Classic
When:  Saturday, August 16 from 6:30-10:30pm
Where:  California Institute of the Arts, 24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia
Details:  Circle of Hope is hosting their 13th Annual “Vine 2 Wine” event.  Vine 2 Wine will feature fine wines, live music, gourmet food, and a silent auction.  This year there will be a new addition “Barley to Beer” experience with 30 beers from 12 brewers.  Read more in an article on the KHTS website:  Circle Of Hope Adding Beer Garden Experience At Vine 2 Wine and Circle Of Hope Offers Dozens Of Wines For Vine 2 Wine Event.    Tickets are $75 in advance and $95 at the door.  More information including tickets, participants, directions, wineries, and brewers, are available online.  

Center Of The World – COW Festival
When: Friday, August 15 from 7:30pm-10pm; Saturday, August 16 from 1:30pm-7:30pm; Sunday, August 17 from 1pm-5pm
Where:  Pine Mountain Village, I-5 north, exit Frazier Park/Mt Pinos, signs will be posted; see website for actual directions
Details:  The 6th Annual Center of the World COW Festival will again be offering “celebration and competition” with folklore storytelling, short plays, and live music.  Friday brings the Opening Ceremonies, story-tellers, nature enthusiasts and others “bringing Native American legends, folklore, and info on local ecology and points of interest.”  Saturday is the Playwright Competition.  Sunday is Music, Songwriting Competition, Awards, and Closing Ceremonies.  In addition there will be guided nature walks on local trails.  More information, directions, and schedule are available online

Santa Clarita Ballet “Beauty And The Beast” Santa Clarita Ballet
When:  Saturday, September 13 at 7:30pm and Sunday, September 14 at 2pm
Where:  Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center on the COC Valencia Campus, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 
Details:  The Santa Clarita Ballet has the production “Beauty and the Beast.”  “Beauty and the Beast” tells the romantic tale of a devoted daughter who lives with a hideous Beast to spare her father’s life.  But of course, love conquers all, Beauty’s trust and fondness grows, and the Beast’s cure is removed.  Santa Clarita Ballet company members and guest professional dancers will perform to the impressionistic themes of composers Ravel, Debussy and Faure.  Performances will be held at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center on the College of the Canyons Valencia Campus, though the tickets are available through Santa Clarita Ballet only.  Tickets are now on sale through Santa Clarita Ballet by coming into the studio on Oak Avenue during Box Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 3-6pm; Wednesday from 4-6pm; and Saturday from 9:30am-1:30pm.  You may also call 661-251-0366 and leave a message and your call will be returned.  Learn more about Santa Clarita Ballet and tickets online

Youth Sports JetHawks DayLancaster JetHawks
When: Saturday, August 30 at 6 p.m.
Where: JetHawks Stadium “The Hanger”, 45116 Valley Central Way, Lancaster
Details: The City of Santa Clarita and the Lancaster JetHawks will be holding their 3rd Annual Youth Sports JetHawks Day. Tickets are $8 for Preferred Grandstand, $13 for Preferred Grandstand AND Sleepover. Each ticket purchased will be eligible for a raffle drawing to throw out the game’s first pitch.  Drawing for the first pitch will be held on Saturday, August 23, at 4:00 p.m. at the Youth Sports and Healthy Families Festival and the last day to purchase tickets is August 29th. Tickets and more information is available by calling 661-250-3756 or online

Saugus High Class of 2004 Reunion 
When:  Saturday, August 23 from 7-11pm
Where:  Robinson Ranch Golf Clubhouse, 27734 Sand Canyon Road, Santa Clarita
Details:  The Saugus High School Class of 2004 will be celebrating their 10th High School Reunion.  The evening includes visiting with classmates, Italian buffet dinner, drinks and dancing.  More details and tickets are available online.  More information is also available by contacting Kathleen Huff or Becky Medina saugusclassof2004@gmail.com or call 213-220-0077.

Also brought to you by our friends at Facey Medical Center.


Looking for more events or want to register your event – check out the KHTS Community Calendar 


 

 

 

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