Indy Calendar, May18-24, 2012

Friday, May 18

Thursday, May 24, Kurt Mahoney’s Roots Foundation, 8 p.m. Marine Room 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027

Philharmonic House of Design in South Laguna, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free shuttle parking at 34111 Selva Rd. Dana Point. For ticket info: 714 840-7542. Through May 20.

Sawdust Art Festival Art Classes: 10 a.m., leaf earrings; 2 a.m. fused glass serving dish.   www.sawdustartfestival.org/studioartclasses  949-494-3030. Also Saturday.

Jazz with pianist Giovanni Miradi at Romeo Cucina, 249 Broadway.

949-497-6627 www.romeocucina.com. Also 5/19.

The Strangers, 9 p.m., Marine Room, 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027

Sunset Serenades, vibe player Nick Mancini’s jazz trio, 6:30 p.m., Heisler Park amphitheater.

Nick I & ADD, 8:45 p.m., Mozambique, 1740 Coast Highway. www.mozambiqueoc.com  949-715-7777. Also 5/19.

Fiz and His Band, Hotel Laguna, 9 p.m., 425 S. Coast Highway. 949-494-1151. Also 5/19.

Newport Hyatt Jazz Festival, 7-10 p.m. Also 5/19-20, 11:30 a.m. 7 p.m. Tickets: (949) 729-6400.

Great Park film series “Vanishing Bees,” 6:30 p.m., Sand Canyon Rd & Marine Way, Irvine 866-829-3829 www.ocgp.org

“The Lost Estate,” 8 p.m., Arts Center, UC Irvine. 949-824-2787 www.arts.uci.edu/boxoffice. Also Saturday and Sunday, 5/19-20, 7:30 p.m.


Saturday, May 19

Farmers Market, Lumberyard Parking Lot next to City Hall. 8 a.m-noon

Make your own musical instruments, 11 a.m-1 p.m. Great Park Palm Ct. Arts Complex. Sand Canyon & Marine Way, Irvine. www.ocgp.org 866-829-3829.

Live Jazz, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Laguna Coffee Company, 1050 S. Coast Highway. Free.   www.LagunaCoffeeCo.com

The Strangers, 9 p.m-1 a.m. Marine Room 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027

Newport Beach Evening Cruises, Davey’s Locker , 400 Main St., 949-673-1434 www.daveyslocker.com for times.  $25 per person.


Sunday, May 20

40th Village Laguna Charm House Tour, visit five Laguna homes. Tickets available online at www.villagelaguna.org. $45 in advance. 949. 472.7503. Tours depart noon to 3 p.m. from Festival of Arts, 650 Laguna Canyon Rd. Buses transport participants from house to house.

Missiles of October, 4-8 p.m. Marine Room 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027

The Doheny Blues Festival, with The Steve Miller Band, Trombone Shorty  and Buddy Guy. Noon-8:30 p.m. For young blues fans, Kidz EcoFest: music appreciation, crafts, other activities. Doheny State Beach, 25300 Dana Point Harbor Dr., Dana Point. Gates open at 10:30 a.m. (Saturday is sold out.)

Full Wattz reggae, 5-10 p.m. Mozambique, 1740 Coast Highway.  www.mozambiqueoc.com  949-715-7777

Cori Skolnick, author of “Orfan,”  4 p.m.m Laguna Beach Books, 1200 S. Coast Hwy. 949-494-4779  www.lagunabeachbooks.com

Farmers Market, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The Great Park (next to food lab) Sand Canyon Rd & Marine Way, Irvine www.ocgp.orgMonday, May 21


Monday, May 21

Hope support group for families struggling with addiction, 7:15 p.m., Laguna Beach Net-Works, 303 Broadway, Suite 107. Info: Don Sciortino at 949-328-7230

“Spark” a meeting where “spirituality and art come together,” 5:30-7 p.m., Laguna Beach Net-Works, 303 Broadway, Suite 107. Info: 949-328-7230.


Tuesday, May 22

Beth Fitchet Wood’s Songwriters’ Showcase, 8-11 p.m. Marine Room, 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027

Karaoke, 9 p.m. Hennessy Tavern, 213 Ocean Ave. 949-494-2743


Wednesday, May 23

Karaoke at 9 p.m. Ocean Ave. Brewery. 237 Ocean Ave. 949-497-3381

Jazz Monsters Dmitry Baevsky & David Hazelton ,7 p.m. $23, Soka University Performing Arts Center, Aliso Viejo. www.performingarts.soka.edu



Selections from the Festival of Arts 50 year collection, foaSouth, 1006 S. Coast Hwy. 949-494-1145 www.LagunaFestivalofArts.com. Through June 5.

Works by LCAD master’s program grads. Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Dr. www.lagunaartmuseum.org   949-494-8971.






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