Featured SoCal Events and Services
Celebrate Long Summer Days with New Menu Items at Islands Restaurants Conquer post-surf hunger with a new burger and ice-cold drinks
Islands Restaurants, known for its specialty burgers, ice-cold brews and laid back surf-inspired atmosphere, is welcoming summer with all-new seasonal menu items. Beginning June 15, guests can kick back, relax and celebrate long summer days with the new Hana Hou Burger, cooling Marga’veza and refreshing Mixed Berry Cooler. Burgers are quintessential summer fare, and Islands’ … [Read More...]
Like, duh! It’s a totally tubular 5K / 10K run that celebrates the most righteous decade of all time! Travel back in time with us to the days of big hair, neon colors, leg warmers, headbands, and some of the best party music ever recorded! Dress up as your favorite celebrity or cartoon character from the 1980′s to run, walk, or skate to earn a wicked medal and other gnarly prizes! All finishers … [Read More...]
FAMILY JAM AT THE L.A. ZOO, featuring family entertainment for all ages, is set for Saturday, July 11, 2015, 6 pm, with live music, karaoke, crafts, games, popular food trucks, up-close encounters with some of the Zoo's smaller residents, keeper talks, a rare opportunity for after-hours viewing of popular animal exhibits and more. Headlining the entertainment is The BeatBuds duo, who enrich young … [Read More...]
Though the California coast is regularly covered with surfers all year-round, Surf Rodeo is the only event to bring together thousands of quirky and fun-loving surf cowboys, 25 world class bands, an outdoor street fair, beers gardens and more to the beach. Surf Rodeo, both a surfing contest and music festival, will take place on July 11 and 12 in Ventura. The festival will feature surf … [Read More...]
SoCal City Kids News
PASSPORT TO IMAGINATION Passport to Imagination Weekly Theme: Main Street Monday, July 6 | 10am – noon Wednesday, July 8| 10am – noon Friday, July 10 | 10am – noon Take a stroll down Main Street with us. Make a pinwheel, a travel memory game and pretty faux stained glass. $5 per session or 3 for $12, includes supplies. Passport to Imagination Weekly Theme: Art … [Read More...]
This weekend, on June 27 and 28, Casey MacLean, an ambitious, altruistic 13 year old aspiring firefighter from Marina Del Rey, CA will ride his bike from Fire Station #62 located at 11970 Venice Blvd in Los Angeles to the Whole Foods Market in La Jolla, San Diego. Last year, he did his first 100 mile ride from Culver City to Santa Barbara and raised $4,100. This year, he is riding 130 … [Read More...]
“Fast & Furious—Supercharged” Races onto the Scene at Universal Studios Hollywood. Exhilarating New Thrill Ride Premieres as Grand Finale to the World Famous Studio Tour Inspired by Universal Pictures’ Global Blockbuster Franchise. Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson and Jason Statham attended Tuesday's red carpet premiere of Universal Studios Hollywood’sSM all-new … [Read More...]
Panera Bread Joins Beverly Hills Zip Code, Debuts Unique Design New bakery-cafe features rustic urban design and Rapid Pick-Up Ordering! The first 100 customers tomorrow (6/26) to register for a MyPanera account at the Beverly Hills bakery-cafe will receive a free Panera Bread coffee tumbler.
Panera Bread® debut its first location in Beverly Hills today, Thursday, June 25 at 239 South Beverly Drive, formerly the historic Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce building. Early bird guests may be awarded bread for a year or coffee tumblers. The first 100 customers to visit the new location on opening day will be treated to a monthly free loaf of bread for a year. On Friday, June … [Read More...]
The Lost Generation Movie is the first comprehensive film that paints a portrait of the ADHD epidemic in the US. The Lost Generation tells a story that has yet to be told and answers questions that haven't dared to be asked. Did you know that 11% of children ages 4 - 17 are diagnosed with ADHD and 8 million adults are living with ADHD. The very systems that should support our children … [Read More...]
Chicago-based Simple Mills announced this past May that it is introducing three new products to its popular line of almond flour based baking mixes, including Pizza Dough Mix, Pancake & Waffle Mix, and Vanilla Cake Mix. In addition to its new product line-up Simple Mills is unveiling a brand new look. “We think spring is a particularly good time to launch our fresh, new products and bright … [Read More...]
This summer, the Original Brand Popsicle® – having saved families from heat and boredom with bold flavors, fun shapes and its icy-cool refreshing taste since 1905 – will become a true SuperHero with its first-ever comic book. To help spread the SuperHero news and excitement, the Popsicle Brand has teamed up with actress, entrepreneur, and supermom of two, Vanessa Lachey. "I am thrilled to … [Read More...]
Summer time is the best time for water balloons! I recently received a package of 500 large latex water balloons from Uplifting Balloons and really love them! First off, I love the colors! They are bright colors of blue, green, yellow, red, orange, pink (my favorite!) and purple. They also do not pop very easily and are super easy to fill. I also found out they blow up quite easily too! I … [Read More...]
I know it's Summer but it's never too early to start thinking about Halloween costumes! I know that I always start thinking and planning before Fall arrives! Also, costumes can be worn for a variety of other occasions from birthday celebrations to summer party celebrations! I recently received a Black Tutu Morphsuit and can't wait for Halloween to wear it! I did try it on and it's really … [Read More...]
More Featured Products...
- RecordablePal makes a wonderful Baby Shower Gift!
- Kandle by Ozeri Flex Reading Light Designed for the Amazon Kindle (fits latest generation Kindle and all models), and other eBook readers is a Must-Have! Great for Summer!
- Surpahs Signature Foldable Dish Storage & Drying Rack
- Surpahs Delicate 20 Piece 18/10 Stainless Steel Flatware Set is a Must-Have!
- Travelling with Kids this Summer? Summer Travel Must-Haves for Kids!
The Jim Henson Company has been busy creating a new television project, Lily the Unicorn, based on the hit children’s book from acclaimed author/illustrator Dallas Clayton and featuring… an adventurous unicorn! And now you can watch the pilot episode for FREE! Dallas Clayton is the writer of the acclaimed and beloved The Awesome Book series, who began his writing and … [Read More...]
Looking for a great way to keep Summer memories? Summer is here and there is a great way to keep all those Summer memories! I recently had the fun opportunity to make a Memory Photo Book on the Shutterfly website and I love how fun and easy it is! We actually did one with this past school year. You simply upload your favorite photos on the pages and you can add text and even fun … [Read More...]
Exclusive Star Wars posters now available in your favorite General Mills cereal box! Giveaway Opportunity!
General Mills and Star Wars are teaming up to offer exclusive vintage movie posters in every specially marked box of General Mills cereals! General Mills is once again connecting fans with what they love. Hidden inside each box, you will find one of six timeless movie posters featuring your favorite Star Wars films. Star Wars and cereal fans alike can collect all six classic posters … [Read More...]
Waist Pack, Aegend™ Running Belt A Must-Have for running, walking, hiking and more! Giveaway Opportunity!
I have to admit before receiving this product, I was slightly worried that it would remind me of the old school fanny packs. Nothing against those..they were cool back in the day. But, today? Not as cool! I was quite thrilled when I did receive this product though because it is..well, stylish and cool and it is also lightweight and comfortable to wear. I love the size too! It is not too big (like … [Read More...]