Friday, Oct. 14
Sawdust Art Festival art classes: 10 a.m., bracelets, watercolor painting; 2 p.m., fused glass sushi set, ceramic bird house. www.sawdustartfestival.org/studioartclasses 949-494-3030. Also Saturday.
Jazz with pianist Giovanni Miradi at Romeo Cucina, 249 Broadway St.
West Coast Strayz, 9 p.m.-1 a.m, Marine Room, 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027
Common Ground, 8:45 p.m to midnight, Mozambique, 1740 Coast Highway. www.mozambiqueoc.com 949-715-7777
Outdoor artist demonstrations. 11a.m.-12:30 p.m. several mediums. Heisler Park Amphitheater. free.
QuickDraw silent auction, 11 a.m-5 p.m., Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Drive. www.lagunaartmuseum.org
Saturday, Oct. 15
Farmer’s Market, Lumberyard Parking Lot next to City Hall. 8 a.m-noon 714.573.0374
Family Walk, 9 a.m. Crystal Cove State Park. Meet at Moro Day-use parking. www.crystalcovestatepark.com
Collectors Soiree and Quick Draw auction, 6-10 p.m., Laguna Art museum, 307 Cliff Drive $125-$150 www.lagunaartmuseum.org
Lagunatics “Oddspell” opens 7:30 p.m., Forum Theatre, 650 Laguna Canyon Rd. 949-715-0333
$35-$100. www.nosquare.org. Also Saturday and Sunday.
Saturday Wine Tasting. Laguna Culinary Arts, 825 Laguna Canyon Rd. 949-494-0745 www.lagunaculinaryarts.com
Live jazz from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Laguna Coffee Company, 1050 S. Coast Highway. Free. www.LagunaCoffeeCo.com
West Coast Strayz, 9 p.m.-1 a.m at Marine Room, 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027
Salsa Night with Ivan Marcello at Romeo Cucina, 249 Broadway. 949-497-6627 www.romeocucina.com
Newport Beach Evening & Sunset Cruises, Davey’s Locker , 400 Main St. 949-673-1434 www.daveyslocker.com for times. $25 per person
Sunday, October 16
Guest speaker Dr. Ashley Deans speaks on “Consciousness-Based Education Around the World, 6:30 p.m. Susi Q Senior Center Community Room.
Jonathan Auxier, author of “Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes,” 5 p.m. Laguna Beach Books, 1200 Coast Highway. Call: 949-494-4779
Plein-Air/Quick draw auction open to public 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Laguna Art museum, 307 Cliff Drive www.lagunaartmuseum.org
Missiles of October, 4-8 p.m. Marine Room 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027
Massive McGregor, reggae 5-10 p.m.,. Mozambique, 1740 Coast Highway. www.mozambiqueoc.com 949-715-7777
Monday, October 17
Karaoke, 9 p.m. Hennessy Tavern, 213 Ocean Ave. 949-494-2743
Wednesday, October 19
Laguna Beach Choral sings Beethoven and Bruckner, 2 p.m., St. Mary’s Church, 428 Park Ave. $ 15, $10 seniors/students www.lbchoral.org
Wine Club Tasting at the Gourmet Cheese and Wine Shop & Café at 845 Laguna Canyon Road. Every Wednesday at 6:30pm. Reservations. $10 per person. Each tasting incl.6 wines, bread and cheese. 949.494.4000
Thursday, October 20
Laguna Beach Film Society presentation , 7 p.m., 162 S. Coast Hwy. 949-494-5872
DJ’d grooves at Mozambique. 1740 Pacific Coast Highway. Call: www.mozambiqueoc.com 949-715-7777
Dupp Brothers, 8:30 p.m., Marine Room, 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027
CNN analyst Jeffrey Toobin, author of “The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court,” speaks at 7 p.m. the Newport Beach Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. $50 per person
“Shirley Valentine,” 8 p.m., Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Road. 949-497-2787 through 10/23
Dressed 2 Kill II Costume design for game art. 8a.m.-5p.m. Laguna College of Art and Design, 2222 Laguna Canyon Road. 949-376-6000 through 10/29
“Mixed Bag” Multimedia works by Festival of Arts exhibitors. Reception 11 a.m-2 p.m. Wells Fargo Bank, 260 Ocean Ave. Open Mon-Fri 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (Show through Nov. 18)
Great Park Fall Garden Workshops through Nov. 5. 10-11 a.m. free. Irvine Great Park, Sand Canyon & Marine Way, Irvine www.ocgp.org/events 866-829-3829