'Rock It OC!'
Music for a Cure presents a battle of the bands-style competition, dubbed "Rock It OC!," from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Garden Terrace in South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa. Musicians ages 5 to 17 will perform live sets, with the winner receiving professional aid for recording a song and making a music video.
Free Jazz Concert
The St. James Anglican Church hosts jazz artist Henry Franklin from 5 to 7 p.m. for its "Jazz in the Courtyard" series at the church, 3209 Via Lido, Newport Beach. Free admission. RSVP for childcare with Beth Borbon by Thursday by calling (949) 675-0210, ext. 302. For more information, visit http://www.stjamesnb.org.
'Murder Most Sweet'
Richard Taylor presents his comedic murder-thriller, "Murder Most Sweet," at the Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., Costa Mesa. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $16 to $23. Visit http://www.costamesplayhouse.org or call (714) 650-5269 for more information.
Bouillabaisse & Bastille
Marché Moderne chefs/owners Amelia and Florent Marneau will serve a special dinner-time Bouillabaisse in celebration of the French Bastille holiday. The seafood stew features fish from the south of France that is being air-shipped to the restaurant, which is at the Penthouse at South Coast Plaza, level 3. Cost is $50. For reservations and more information, call (714) 434-7900.
TILL JULY 24
Duesenberg Luxury Cars
The Lyon Air Museum will be displaying ten Duesenberg automobiles from Gen. William Lyon's collection. The museum, 19300 Ike Jones Road, Santa Ana, has daily hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and various admission charges. Visit http://www.lyonairmuseum.org or call (714) 210-4585 for more information.
TILL AUG. 7
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts presents "Mary Poppins," the hit musical based on the Disney film. Showtimes vary. Tickets start at $22.50. For more information, visit http://www.scfta.org or call (714) 556-2787.
TILL AUG. 25
Summer Yoga Series
lululemon athletica at Fashion Island hosts Vino & Vinyasa, a summer yoga series. The classes are held from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call (949) 644-9642.
TILL SEPT. 4
Alexander Calder Exhibit
Orange County Museum of Art presents "Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art," an exhibit featuring 30 works of art by Calder from the 1940s through '60s. For more information, visit http://www.ocma.net.
Summer Sunday Dinner BBQ
The Balboa Bay Club & Resort presents Summer Sunday Dinner BBQ on the outdoor terrace of Duke's Place. In addition to dining overlooking the bay, the event also features live calypso and reggae music by Coconut Frank. Pricing is $29.50 for adults and $19.50 for children 12 and younger. Reservations are not necessary. For more information, visit http://www.balboabayclub.com.
Images Salon, 2515 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, hosts a book signing by chick lit author Lennie Ross. The event is from 6:30 to 8 p.m., and wine and cheese will be served for guests.
The Easel Bar, 416 31st St., Newport Beach, hosts a beginner's painting class from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. The cost is $45 per session, which includes supplies. Bring your own brush, though. For more information, visit http://www.easelbar.com.
Chris Isaak performs at the Pacific Amphitheatre, as part of the O.C. Fair. The show starts at 8 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.pacamp.com.
Men and women interested in walking with a group can join the Newport Mesa Walking Club at 9 a.m. Monday through Saturday and 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Hospital Road and Superior Avenue in Newport Beach. To join, call Loyda at (949) 650-0084.
The Quilting Club at the Costa Mesa Senior Center, 695 W. 19th St., meets from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays in the Arts and Crafts room. For more information, call (714) 546-2539.