Style expert Tim Gunn, co-host of Lifetime's "Project Runway" and chief creative officer of Liz Claiborne Inc., hosts the Spring 2011 fashion show at Fashion Island. The event is at 1 p.m. at the Neiman Marcus/Bloomingdales court. Reservations are not required, but seating is limited. For more information, visit http://www.fashionisland.com.
Soul of Korea 2011
The Urban Fusion Dancers from the UC Irvine Claire Trevor School of the Arts perform at 7 p.m. in the Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Drive, Irvine. For tickets, call the box office at (949) 854-4646 ext. 1, or visit http://www.thebarclay.org.
Craft Co-Op Launch Party
SewnClever has a launch party from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Studio Seaside, 3711 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar. For more information, e-mail email@example.com or call (949) 675-9642.
The inaugural Walk For Wishes, with the Orange County/Inland Empire Make-A-Wish Foundation chapter, is at the Great Park in Irvine. Registration is $25 per person and includes a T-shirt. Register at http://www.wishocie.org.
Orange Coast College hosts a lecture by renowned fashion photographer Melvin Sokolsky at the Robert B. Moore Theatre on campus, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa. The lecture is at 2:30 p.m. and the reception is from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion on campus. Parking and admission are free.
Lemon Drop Dance Club
Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which hosts singles parties in Orange County geared for adults around the age of 40 and older, will have its next singles party from 7 to midnight at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Grand Ballroom, 17941 Von Karman, Irvine. A free Italian buffet will be served from 8 to 9:30 p.m. and a free dance lesson will be offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 and parking is free. No membership is required. For more information, call (949) 378-6600 or visit http://www.lemondropclub.com.
Women's Divorce Seminar
The Women's Institute for Financial Education (WIFE) presents "What Women Need to Know About Divorce in the Current Economy," beginning at 8 a.m. at Merrill Lynch, 4695 MacArthur Court, Suite 1500, Newport Beach. The event is free. RSVP by calling (949) 859-2963. For more information, visit http://www.wife.org.
The eighth annual Tinkerbell Gala, dubbed "Arabian Nights," begins at 6 p.m. at the Fairmont Hotel, 4500 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach. The event is a fundraiser for Children's Hospital of Orange County. Tickets are $125 a person or $1,200 for a table of 10. For more information, visit http://www.tinkerbellguild.com.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
Concordia University Music
The 15th annual MasterWorks Concert Series with Concordia University's choir groups and orchestra is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. The campus is at 1530 Concordia West, Irvine. Tickets can be ordered at http://www.cui.edu/TheArts.