Sunday @ 9a.m. People Of The World Carrying Out A Noble Activity To Give Life Blood Drive Garden Grove Sports & Recreation Center 13641 Deodara Drive Garden Grove eng.weloveu.or.kr If you're inspired to donate blood this Sunday, stop by the "People Of The World Carrying Out A Noble Activity To Give Life" Blood Drive at the Garden Grove Sports & Recreation Center. The blood drive will feature food, fun games, a photo lounge, a free t-shirt for all who donate blood and a special raffle to benefit victims of the Colorado fires.
If you have smooth moves on the tennis court like Tennis Superstar Roger Federer, you can help the Bogart Pediatric Cancer Research Program by playing Tennis at the William Morris Endeavor Tennis Classic at the Riviera County Club. Meet and greet professional tennis players such as Pam Shriver as well as celebrity tennis players including actor Dustin Hoffman. The tennis classic will raise funds to support early stage pediatric cancer research at the Bogart laboratories at Children's Hospital L.A.
Sunday @ 11a.m.
19TH Annual Los Feliz Village Street Fair
Hollywood Boulevard, between Vermont & Hiullhurst
20-thousand people are expected to stop by the Los Feliz Village Street Fair, because it's such an interesting neighborhood. Village is at the base of the mountain that's home to Griffith Park Observatory, filled with local artists, fashion, fine dining and unusual entertainment.
Sunday @ 5a.m.
Pasadena City Hall
Gran Fondo Giro d'Italia
Watch out! All of these bike riders are heading to Pasadena for Grand Fondo Giro d'Italia, one of the world's largest cycling events. It's the first Gran Fondo Giro d'Italia in Pasadena! Authentic Italian flair, 3 challenging routes, a fantastic consumer expo featuring the latest gear, accessories and nutrition products, as well as well-stocked aid stations and mechanical support are available. "Molto Bene!"
Sunday @ 8a.m.
Hermosa Beach Open
Jose Cuervo Pro Beach Volleyball Series
Pier Avenue & The Strand
North of the Hermosa Beach Pier
Elite, pro-beach volleyball talent is on the beach Sunday for the Hermosa Beach Open. Thirty men's and 32 women's main draw teams compete for $100,000 and the opportunity to secure a spot at the exclusive Milwaukee Shootout. First place finishers per gender get an expense paid trip to Milwaukee to compete for an extra $60,000. This event is free to the public.
Sunday @ Noon
The Marcedes Lewis Foundation Invitational Regatta
Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier
15 39th Place
While you're near the water, drift over to the Belmont Veterans Memorial Pier to watch the Second Annual Marcedes Lewis Foundation Invitational Regatta. The Jacksonville Jaguar NFL Tight End and Long Beach resident makes it possible for Boys and Girls Club inner city children to learn competitive sailing. Who knows! They so good they might be able to compete in the next Summer Olympic Games.
More Than 200 Southern California Restaurants
dineLA Restaurant Week showcases Los Angeles as a premier dining destination by introducing new customers to restaurants located in the many neighborhoods throughout LA County. New diners are encouraged to leave the driving to Metro LA this weekend and try the Metro Expo, Gold, Red, Blue and Purple Lines to the new hot food spots. For the complete list of rail lines and restaurants go to the dine LA website.
Sunday @ 10a.m.
Sawdust Art Festival
935 Laguna Canyon Road Laguna Beach
If you're looking for original art, crafts, and jewelry head to Laguna Beach for the Laguna Beach Sawdust Art Festival. You have more than 200 Laguna Beach artists, live art demonstrations, workshops, and entertainment all in one cozy and creative location.
Sunday @ 3p.m.
Bill Picket Rodeo
Industry Hills Expo Center
16200 Temple Avenue
(310) 599 5555
The 28th Annual Bill Picket Invitational Rodeo is in town. It's the "Greatest Show on Dirt" and educational, telling the story of the African American Cowboy. Example? You will learn that Bill Pickett, described as the greatest cowboy of his day, is credited with creating "bulldogging", wrestling a steer to the ground, a technique still used by cowboys today.
Home Sweet Home
Orange County Fair
88 Fair Drive
(714) 708 1500
Fun, food, entertainment, and community involvement are yours at the Orange County Fair. Don't forget next Wednesday, July 25th, you can get a FREE admission and one carnival ride per person with donation of at least five new children's books.
Gayle on the Go for Sunday, July 22
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