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2019

Thursday, September 12

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Friday, September 13

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Full Moon Hike

7:30 p.m.

Explore the wildlife creatures that inhabit the night at the nature preserve. George F Canyon Nature Center, 27305 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula. Reservations required. 310-541-7613, www.PVPLC.org. $12 for participants 9 years and older

 

The Lonesome West

8 p.m.

The play journeys to the west of Ireland where a vision of small-town despair, restlessness, and boredom inspire homicidal behavior. Two brothers squabble over the inheritance left by their recently deceased father. Also, there’s a rumor about town that one of them may have murdered the father over a haircut-related insult. The local parish priest and a young girl from the community, also their bootleg whiskey supplier, make futile attempts to keep the brothers from quarreling. Advisory: Graphic language, slurs, onstage violence, and dark themes. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Rip Roarin' Jazz Band

8 p.m.

Ten-piece show of danceable 1930s hot, hopping traditional jazz. Grand Annex, 434 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. www.GrandVision.org

 

Saturday, September 14 & Sunday, September 15

South Bay Orchid Society Fall Show & Sale

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Displays and sale of plans with demonstrations throughout the event. South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula. 310-544-1948, www.SouthCoastBotanicGarden.org

 

Saturday, September 14

Nature Walk

9 a.m.

A walk through the 22-acre restoration site with cactus wren and gnatcatcher habitat. Alta Vicente Reserve. Park at Rancho Palos Verdes City Hall, 30940 Hawthorne Blvd., Peninsula. 310-541-7613, www.PVPLC.org

 

Family Science & Storytime

11 a.m.

Featuring the great horned owl. George F. Canyon Nature Preserve, 27305 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula. RSVP at www.PVPLC.org

 

Fourth Annual Jazz at the Grand

6 p.m.

Featuring Jonathan Butler with Christone “Kingfish” Ingram. Benefits the Tessie Cleveland Foundation working to end disparities in health care for unserved and underserved residents of South Los Angeles. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. www.WarnerGrand.org. $75

 

The Texas Tenors

7:30 p.m.

Trio backed by 30-piece orchestra with selections ranging from operate to musical theater and pop. Harlyne J. Norris Pavilion, Palos Verdes Performing Arts Center, 27570 Norris Center Drive, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula. 310-544-0403, www.PalosVerdesPerformingArts.com. $67.50/$120/$135

 

The Lonesome West

8 p.m.

The play journeys to the west of Ireland where a vision of small-town despair, restlessness, and boredom inspire homicidal behavior. Two brothers squabble over the inheritance left by their recently deceased father. Also, there’s a rumor about town that one of them may have murdered the father over a haircut-related insult. The local parish priest and a young girl from the community, also their bootleg whiskey supplier, make futile attempts to keep the brothers from quarreling. Advisory: Graphic language, slurs, onstage violence, and dark themes. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, September 15

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

The Lonesome West

2 p.m.

The play journeys to the west of Ireland where a vision of small-town despair, restlessness, and boredom inspire homicidal behavior. Two brothers squabble over the inheritance left by their recently deceased father. Also, there’s a rumor about town that one of them may have murdered the father over a haircut-related insult. The local parish priest and a young girl from the community, also their bootleg whiskey supplier, make futile attempts to keep the brothers from quarreling. Advisory: Graphic language, slurs, onstage violence, and dark themes. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Monday, September 16

 

Tuesday, September 17

 

Wednesday, September 18

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, September 19-Sunday, September 22

Fourth Annual LA Harbor Boat Show

In-water boat show with many landside exhibits for both motor and sail. Cabrillo Way Marina. Parking is $10 daily at Berth 43, 2845 Miner Street, San Pedro Waterfront with continuous free shuttle. Thursday, September 19 and Friday September 10, Noon-7 p.m.; Saturday, September 21, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sunday, September 22, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. www.LAHarborBoatShow.com

 

Thursday, September 19

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Friday, September 20-Sunday, September 22

Catalina Festival of Art

10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Sixty-first annual art event with fine art, sculpture, fine crafts, and photography. Charity auction and children’s art show. Along Crescent Avenue on the waterfront, Avalon, Catalina Island. www.CatalinaArtAssociation.org

 

Friday, September 20

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

Comedy Tonight with Mike Muratore

7 p.m.

Comedy show with performances by J-Stir, Ryan ReAves, and Steven Briggs to benefit San Pedro Art Association programs for students. Machine Studio, 446 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. www.SanPedroArt.org.$5

 

Saturday, September 21

Art from the Heart

3 p.m.

A group show featuring works from Rinno Gonzalez and more than 20 other artists to benefit the Rinno Gonzalez Family. Original paintings and prints for sale. Silent painting auction. Refreshments and beverages. Gift baskets. Live music. Gallery Azul, 520 W. 8th Street, Downtown San Pedro. 310-519-8231, www.GalleryAzul.com

 

Welcome Fall Sail

5-7:30 p.m.

On board a tall ship sailing the Los Angeles Harbor area. Los Angeles Maritime Institute. Call for reservations and departure details at 310-833-6055, www.LAMITopSail.org

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, September 22

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Wedding & Special Events Open House

11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Tour the hotel, meet vendors for help in planning weddings, quinceaneras, reunions, corporate meetings, and holiday parties. Free appetizers and cash bar. DoubleTree by Hilton San Pedro-Port of Los Angeles Hotel, 2800 Via Cabrillo-Marina Way, San Pedro Waterfront. 310-514-3344, www.Doubletree-by-Hilton-San-Pedro.Los-Angeles-Hotel.com

 

Monday, September 23

 

Tuesday, September 24

 

Wednesday, September 25-Sunday, September 29

Catalina Film Festival

Times vary

Competitive festival featuring more than 100 films, nightly events, and entertainment. Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday events at the Queen Mary in Long Beach; Friday and Saturday events on Catalina Island. www.CatalinaFilm.org

 

Wednesday, September 25

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, September 26

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Friday, September 27-Sunday, September 29

Groove Island

Times vary

Immersive dance music experience with six themed parties. Hosted stages. Various locations, Avalon, Catalina Island. www.GrooveIsland.com

 

Friday, September 27

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Saturday, September 28

Windy Sings Whitney

8 p.m.

International jazz-pop-soul artist Windy Barnes Farrell sings the music of Whitney Houston. Grand Annex, 434 W. 6th Street, Downtown. www.GrandVision.org

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, September 29

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Monday, September 30- Rosh Hashana

 

Tuesday, October 1

 

Wednesday, October 2

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, October 3-Sunday, October 6

A film festival celebrating the diverse culture and community of San Pedro with a wide spectrum of independent film, documentaries, and shorts. SPIFF exhibits films that embody inspiring entertainment for all, works that express fresh voices and differing global perspectives, with the intent that these films enlighten audiences while providing invaluable exposure for filmmakers, local and international. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown and other locations. www.SPIFFest.org

 

Thursday, October 3-Sunday, November 17

2019 International Open Exhibition

Juried show of watercolor art from painters throughout the world. National Watercolor Society Gallery, 915 S. Pacific Avenue, Uptown. 310-831-1099, www.NationalWatercolorSociety.org

 

Thursday, October 3

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

First Thursday Art Walk

6 p.m.

San Pedro’s arts night out. Galleries and studios are open, restaurants have specials and entertainment. Between 4th and 9th Streets and Palos Verdes Street and Pacific Avenue. Music at the corner of 6th/Mesa Streets. Free guided art walk tour beginning at the San Pedro Chamber of Commerce, 390 W. 7th Street. Open mic night at the Grand Annex, 434 W. 6th Street. www.1stThursday.com

 

The New Whalers

7 p.m.

Five-piece swinging New Orleans jazz band. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Operation Ajax

8 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Friday, October 4-Sunday, October 27

Oktoberfest

6 p.m.-Midnight

The 51st anniversary of the event that runs Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays with beer, food, and fun activities. Alpine Village, 833 W. Torrance Blvd., Torrance. 310-323-3954, www.AlpineVillageCenter.com

 

Friday, October 4

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

First Friday at the Museum

6 p.m.

Explore the Catalina Island Museum’s galleries and digital theater, refreshments and snakes in the outdoor plazas. May include music and dance performances, lectures, gallery talks, or films. Catalina Island Museum, 217 Metropole Street, Avalon, Catalina Island. 310-510-2414, www.CatalinaMuseum.org

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Operation Ajax

8 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Saturday, October 5

Peninsula Seniors' Coffee & Cars

7:30 a.m.

For all car hobbyists and enthusiasts. Hot rods, custom, muscle and sports cars, antiques, classics, exotics. Peninsula Shopping Center, Hawthorne Blvd. and Silver Spur, Palos Verdes Peninsula

 

Family Science & Storytime Featuring Hummingbirds

11 a.m.

Hands-on exploration of the Palos Verdes Peninsula’s hummingbirds with a librarian sharing related children’s literature. White Point Nature Preserve, 1600 W. Paseo del Mar, Peninsula. 310-541-7613, www.PVPLC.org

Family Nature Walk

11 a.m.

Led by naturalist through canyon preserve to see unique variety of birds, mammals, and reptiles that call it home. George F. Canyon Nature Preserve, 27305 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula. 310-541-7613, www.PVPLC.org

Operation Ajax

8 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, October 6

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Monday, October 7

 

Tuesday, October 8

 

Wednesday, October 9- Yom Kippur

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, October 10-Sunday, October 13 and Thursday, October 17-Sunday, October 20

33rd Annual Catalina Island JazzTrax Festival

Times vary

Longest running smooth jazz festival. Avalon Casino Ballroom and Descanso Beach Club, Avalon, Catalina Island. 866-9849, www.JazzTrax.com

 

Thursday, October 10

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Friday, October 11

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Full Moon Hike

7 p.m.

Exploring the nocturnal creatures that inhabit the Palos Verdes Peninsula. George F. Canyon Nature Preserve, 27305 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula. 310-541-7613, www.PVPLC.org. $13

 

Operation Ajax

8 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Saturday, October 12

Nature Walk

9 a.m.

An easy to moderate walk through one of the Palos Verdes Peninsula’s nature preserves. An opportunity to look down on the rare Catalina Schist and see the rock exposed. George F. Canyon Nature Preserve, 27305 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula. 310-541-7613, www.PVPLC.org

Light at the Lighthouse Music Festival

10 a.m.-6 p.m.

A family-oriented Christian event with music, food, games, activities. Pt. Fermin Park, 807 Paseo del Mar, Peninsula. www.LightAtTheLighthouse.org

 

Family Science & Storytime Featuring the California King Snake

11 a.m.

Hands-on exploration of California king snakes with a librarian sharing related children’s literature. George F. Canyon Nature Preserve, 27305 Palos Verdes Drive East, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula. 310-541-7613, www.PVPLC.org

Annual Beer Taste

3-6 p.m.

A sampling of beers, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction overlooking the San Pedro Waterfront from a historic house. Benefits the San Pedro Bay Historical Society. Muller House Museum, 1542 S. Beacon Street, Plaza Park. 310-365-8873, www.SanPedroBayHistoricalSociety.org. $25

Prime Rib Dinner Cruise

7:30-10 p.m.

Enjoy prime rib or lemon basil chicken with white wine or Champagne as you cruise Long Beach Harbor and see the Queen Mary close up. Spirit Cruises, Dock 9, Shoreline Village, Long Beach. 562-495-5884, www.SpiritMarine.com. $59.50 (arrive one hour before sailing)

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, October 13

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Harvest Festival

7 a.m.-7 p.m.

A free festival with family activities celebrating fall. Green Hills Memorial Park, 27501 S. Western Avenue, Rancho Palos Verdes, Peninsula. 310-831-0311, www.GreenHillsMemorial.com

2nd Annual Fall Craft Fair

9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Art, crafts, and jewelry by local artists. Bank of America parking lot, 951 S. Pacific Avenue, Downtown. www.SanPedroArt.org

 

Operation Ajax

2 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Yekwon Sunwoo, Piano

7:30 p.m.

The 2017 Van Cliburn Gold Medalist performs Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert. 310-373-3151, www.PalosVerdesPerformingArts.com

 

Monday, October 14- Indigenous People's Day

 

Tuesday, October 15

 

Wednesday, October 16

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, October 17

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Fall Fest

5-9 p.m.

Family activities, live music, food, games, hayrides, pumpkin patch on the beach. On Crescent Avenue, Avalon, Catalina Island

 

Friday, October 18

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Operation Ajax

8 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Saturday, October 19

Country Freedom Festival

2-10 p.m.

A country music festival celebrating military, vets, and first responders. Performances by Cody Johnson, Daniel Bonte, Honey County, and others. Berth 46, 3011 Miner Street, Waterfront. www.CountryFreedomFestival.com

 

Harvest Sunset Sail

5-7:30 p.m.

On board a tall ship sailing the Los Angeles Harbor area. Los Angeles Maritime Institute. Call for reservations and departure details at 310-833-6055, www.LAMITopSail.org

 

A Hocus-Pocus, Hotsy-Trotsy Revue

7 p.m.

A flashback in time in an Art Deco environment with burlesque performances, roaming magicians, sideshows, and Edgar Allan Poe inspired art next door at Gallery Azul. Appetizers, cash bar, art sale, valet parking. Benefits the San Pedro Waterfront Arts District. The Fabulous Deco Art Deco Building, 520 W. 8th Street, Downtown. https://tinyurl.com/y5crv9qn. $175/$150 (21+ event)

Operation Ajax

8 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, October 20

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Monday, October 21

 

Tuesday, October 22

 

Wednesday, October 23

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, October 24

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Friday, October 25

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Operation Ajax

8 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Saturday, October 26

Port of Los Angeles Happy Harbor Halloween

11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Celebrate Halloween on the LA Waterfront with the Port of Los Angeles with a free, family-friendly event that features a costume parade, music, reptiles, arts and crafts, face painting, games, and fun for kids of all ages. Tours of a Los Angeles Maritime Institute tall ship at the San Pedro location. Two Locations: Downtown Harbor, foot of 6th Street at Harbor Blvd. and 604 W. C Street., Wilmington. www.PortOfLosAngeles.org

 

Markus Carlton jazz guitar

6:30 p.m.

New material, jazz and blues standards. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Operation Ajax

8 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, October 27

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Coco

1:30 p.m.

The animated film, presented by Film LA, opens the Dia de los Muertos Festival. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. 310-832-7272, www.SanPedroWaterfrontArtsDistrict.com. Admission is free, but tickets are required

 

Operation Ajax

2 p.m.

The play has been called, “A mind-blowing true tale of spies, subterfuge, and sabotage.” It depicts Operation Ajax, 1953 covert CIA operation to overthrow the Prime Minister of Iran. The consequences of this coup are still with us today. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Dia de Los Muertos Festival

3-9 p.m.

Art, culture, food, live entertainment. 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street. www.SanPedroDayOfTheDead.com

Garden-to-Table Dining Event

5 p.m.

Featuring California handcrafted local foods and wines. Presented by Palos Verdes Pastoral and Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy. Terranea Resort, 100 Terranea Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, Peninsula. www.PVPLC.org. $250

 

Monday, October 28

 

Tuesday, October 29

 

Wednesday, October 30

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Chills & Thrills

8 p.m.

Little Fish Theatre company members perform a hand-picked selection of off-beat short plays that are creepy, weird, and freak tales of Halloween. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Thursday, October 31-Halloween

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Chills & Thrills

8 p.m.

Little Fish Theatre company members perform a hand-picked selection of off-beat short plays that are creepy, weird, and freak tales of Halloween. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Friday, November 1

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

First Friday at the Museum

6 p.m.

Explore the Catalina Island Museum’s galleries and digital theater, refreshments and snakes in the outdoor plazas. May include music and dance performances, lectures, gallery talks, or films. Catalina Island Museum, 217 Metropole Street, Avalon, Catalina Island. 310-510-2414, www.CatalinaMuseum.org

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Chills & Thrills

8 p.m.

Little Fish Theatre company members perform a hand-picked selection of off-beat short plays that are creepy, weird, and freak tales of Halloween. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Saturday, November 2

Peninsula Seniors' Coffee & Cars

7:30 a.m.

For all car hobbyists and enthusiasts. Hot rods, custom, muscle and sports cars, antiques, classics, exotics. Peninsula Shopping Center, Hawthorne Blvd. and Silver Spur, Palos Verdes Peninsula

 

35the Annual Catalina Island Triathlon & Duathlon

9 a.m.

Unique and beautiful setting for athletes to compete before winter season break. www. RenegadeRaceSeries.com

 

Chills & Thrills

8 p.m.

Little Fish Theatre company members perform a hand-picked selection of off-beat short plays that are creepy, weird, and freak tales of Halloween. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Perla Batalla

8 p.m.

Grammy-nominated vocalist, composer, and arranger—who first gained international attention as a back up singer for Leonard Cohen—performs. Add-on wine tasting precedes event. Grand Annex, 434 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. 310- 833-4813, www.GrandVision.org

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, November 3

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Chills & Thrills

2 p.m.

Little Fish Theatre company members perform a hand-picked selection of off-beat short plays that are creepy, weird, and freak tales of Halloween. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Big Daddy Weave

7 p.m.

Top Christian music artist performs. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. www.WarnerGrand.org

 

Monday, November 4

 

Tuesday, November 5

 

Wednesday, November 6

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, November 7

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

First Thursday Art Walk

6 p.m.

San Pedro’s arts night out. Galleries and studios are open, restaurants have specials and entertainment. Between 4th and 9th Streets and Palos Verdes Street and Pacific Avenue. Music at the corner of 6th/Mesa Streets. Free guided art walk tour beginning at the San Pedro Chamber of Commerce, 390 W. 7th Street. Open mic night at the Grand Annex, 434 W. 6th Street. www.1stThursday.com

 

The New Whalers

7 p.m.

Five-piece swinging New Orleans jazz band. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Friday, November 8

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Saturday, November 9

Markus Carlton jazz guitar

6:30 p.m.

New material, jazz and blues standards. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, November 10

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Monday, November 11-Veterans Day

 

Tuesday, November 12

 

Wednesday, November 13

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, November 14

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Peter Asher & Albert Lee

8 p.m.

Peter Asher, of the duo Peter & Gordon (World Without Love), joins with Grammy Award-winning guitar virtuoso Albert Lee from the Everly Brothers and the Eric Clapton Band to perform decades of songs and stories of rock history. Grand Annex, 434 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. 310- 833-4813, www.GrandVision.org

 

Friday, November 15

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

Saturday, November 16-Sunday, November 17
Belmont Shore Railroad Club Open House
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
See all the trains operating and learn about model railroading and more. Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Model train swap meet Saturday, November 16 from 8 a.m. to noon. Belmont Shore Railroad Club, Angels Gate Park, 3602 S. Gaffey Street, Building 824, Peninsula. www.BelmontShoreRR.com

Saturday, November 16

Markus Carlton jazz guitar

6:30 p.m.

New material, jazz and blues standards. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, November 17

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Monday, November 18

 

Tuesday, November 19

 

Wednesday, November 20

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Thursday, November 21

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Friday, November 22

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Saturday, November 23

Give Thanks Family Sail

3-5 p.m.

On board a tall ship sailing the Los Angeles Harbor area. Los Angeles Maritime Institute. Call for reservations and departure details at 310-833-6055, www.LAMITopSail.org

 

La Posada: A South Bay Concert

7:30 p.m.

A variety of Latino musical acts benefiting Saints Peter and Paul School. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. 310-834-5574, www.WarnerGrand.org. $50

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, November 24

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Embridge

2 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Monday, November 25

 

Tuesday, November 26

 

Wednesday, November 27

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, November 28-Thanksgiving Day

 

Friday, November 29

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Saturday, November 30

Markus Carlton jazz guitar

6:30 p.m.

New material, jazz and blues standards. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, December 1

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

39th Annual Spirit of San Pedro Holiday Parade

1 p.m.

Community parade through San Pedro up Pacific Avenue from 15th Street to eastbound 6th Street, culminating at Palos Verdes Street. www.SanPedroChamber.com

 

Little Fish Theatre 2020 Season Launch Party

2-4 p.m.

Announcement of the next season of San Pedro’s favorite theater company and a sneak peek at one of the plays to be performed. Hors d'oeuvres. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $30/$25

 

Monday, December 2

 

Tuesday, December 3

 

Wednesday, December 4

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, December 5

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

First Thursday Art Walk

6 p.m.

San Pedro’s arts night out. Galleries and studios are open, restaurants have specials and entertainment. Between 4th and 9th Streets and Palos Verdes Street and Pacific Avenue. Music at the corner of 6th/Mesa Streets. Free guided art walk tour beginning at the San Pedro Chamber of Commerce, 390 W. 7th Street. Open mic night at the Grand Annex, 434 W. 6th Street. www.1stThursday.com

 

The New Whalers

7 p.m.

Five-piece swinging New Orleans jazz band. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Friday, December 6

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

First Friday at the Museum

6 p.m.

Explore the Catalina Island Museum’s galleries and digital theater, refreshments and snakes in the outdoor plazas. May include music and dance performances, lectures, gallery talks, or films. Catalina Island Museum, 217 Metropole Street, Avalon, Catalina Island. 310-510-2414, www.CatalinaMuseum.org

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Saturday, December 7

Peninsula Seniors' Coffee & Cars

7:30 a.m.

For all car hobbyists and enthusiasts. Hot rods, custom, muscle and sports cars, antiques, classics, exotics. Peninsula Shopping Center, Hawthorne Blvd. and Silver Spur, Palos Verdes Peninsula

 

Port of Los Angeles Wilmington Winter Wonderland

11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Each year, it snows in Wilmington for one day. Play in the snow—even if it's warm and sunny outside. Enjoy free snow, face painting, games, and holiday crafts. Wilmington Waterfront Park, 1004 W. C Street, Wilmington. www.PortOfLosAngeles.org

 

A Twisted Nutcracker

1 p.m.

Elite Dance Studio’s holiday performance of an alternative take on Tchaikovsky’s classic. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. 310-541-0099, www.EliteDancerHe.com. $12/$20

 

57th Annual L.A. Harbor Holiday Afloat Parade

6-8 p.m.

The 56th Annual boat parade. Along the Waterfront from Banning’s Landing Community Center, 100 E. Water Street, Wilmington, to the breakwater in San Pedro. Pre-parade festivities at Banning's Landing Community Center, at 4 p.m. www.PortOfLosAngeles.org

 

57th Annual Holiday Harbor Boat Parade Sail

5-8 p.m.

Sail on board a tall ship in the parade. Be a part of the action. Los Angeles Maritime Institute. Call for reservations and departure details at 310-833-6055, www.LAMITopSail.org

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Bob Malone Holiday Show

8 p.m.

All-star band performs blues-powered piano rock “The Christmas Collection” in its entirety. Led by Bob Malone, who recorded with Ringo Starr and Bob Seger and was part of John Fogerty’s touring band. Grand Annex, 434 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. 310- 833-4813, www.GrandVision.org

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, December 8

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Embridge

2 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Monday, December 9

 

Tuesday, December 10

 

Wednesday, December 11

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, December 12

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Friday, December 13-Sunday, December 15

The Nutcracker

Times vary

San Pedro City Ballet, home of American Ballet Theatre principal dancer Misty Copeland, performs the classic Christmas program. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. www.SanPedroBalletSchool.com

 

Friday, December 13

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Saturday, December 14

Markus Carlton jazz guitar

6:30 p.m.

New material, jazz and blues standards. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Embridge

8 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, December 15

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Embridge

2 p.m.

In Victorian-era England, love cynic Mabel Martin moves to a country estate with her eccentric family and meddling servants. But her doubts about love become tested when a charming man offers to help save her sister from a disastrous arranged marriage. Little Fish Theatre, 777 S. Centre Street, Downtown. 310-512-6030, www.LittleFishTheatre.org $28/$26

 

Monday, December 16

 

Tuesday, December 17

 

Wednesday, December 18

Wednesday Luncheon at the Los Angeles Yacht Club

Noon

A luncheon featuring a nautically-related speaker. Open to the public. Los Angeles Yacht Club, 285 Whalers Walk, Cabrillo Marina. 310-831-1203, www.LAYC.org $20

 

Open Mic Night

6:30 p.m.

Musicians and other types of entertainment. Red Men Wigwam Lodge, 543 Shepard Street, Peninsula. www.SPWigWam.org

 

Thursday, December 19

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Friday, December 20

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Saturday, December 21

Holiday Spectacular

8 p.m.

Golden State Pops Orchestra returns with music from classic holiday films and traditional favorites performed by a full symphony orchestra and chorale. Culminates with a group singing of “The Hallelujah Chorus” and exit to the streets for San Pedro’s “first snow of the season.” Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. www.GSPO.com

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, December 22

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

It’s a Wonderful Life

6 p.m.

San Pedro International Film Festival’s annual presentation of the holiday classic film by Frank Capra starring James Stewart. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. www.SPIFFest.org

 

Monday, December 23

 

Tuesday, December 24-Christmas Eve

 

Wednesday, December 25-Christmas Day

 

Thursday, December 26

Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center, 1300 W. 7th Street, Above Gaffey

 

Heart of the Harbor Local Certified Farmers Market

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

L Street between Avalon Blvd. and Marine Avenue, Wilmington

 

Friday, December 27

Downtown Farmers Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Farmers market held on 6th Street between Pacific Avenue and Mesa Street Fruits, vegetables, flowers, crafts, jewelry, art, food stalls

 

The Paul Gormley Trio

7 p.m.

World class musicians performing traditional jazz with songs made popular from Sinatra to Antonio Carlos Jobim. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Saturday, December 28

Markus Carlton jazz guitar

6:30 p.m.

New material, jazz and blues standards. The Whale & Ale British Restaurant and Pub, 327 W. 7th Street Downtown. 310-832-0363, www.WhaleAndAle.com

 

Late Night Music

10 p.m.-1 a.m.

San Pedro Brewing Company, 331 W. 6th Street, Downtown. 310-514-3416, www.SanPedroBrewing.com

 

Sunday, December 29

PV Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m.

California farmers and food selections with sales supporting the Palos Verdes Peninsula school district. Peninsula High School, 27118 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, Peninsula

 

Monday, December 30

 

Tuesday, December 31-New Year’s Eve

Annual New Year’s Eve Celebration

7 p.m.

Black tie optional event in the famous Casino Ballroom includes buffet dinner, dancing, Champagne toast. www.CatalinaChamber.com

 

Friday, February 28

Rock Legends: Queen Nation

8 p.m.

Recreation of Queen and their front man, Freddie Mercury, performing the band’s greatest hists. Warner Grand Theatre, 478 W. 6th Street, Downtown San Pedro. www.WarnerGrand.org. $33.50-$105

 

The information in this calendar comes from a wide range of sources and may not necessarily have the most current details. Please contact the producers for the latest status on their events