Indy Calendar, Oct. 28-Nov. 3, 2011

Coffee, Tea or Shimmy? Join fans of JJ & the Habibis Laguna Beach Belly Dancers at the Neighborhood Cup, 1 Journey, Aliso Viejo, the first and third Wednesdays of the month beginning Nov. 2, at 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. No cover.

Friday, October 28


Sawdust Art Festival art classes: 10 a.m-noon: fused glass w. Maggie Spencer; watercolor painting w. Michelle Lance; 2-4 p.m., water casting w. Erin Elowe, ceramic piece w. Sherry Bullard.  949-494-3030. Also Saturday.


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



Barrel House Rockers, 9 p.m.-1 a.m, Marine Room 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027


Nick I & A.D.D of Common Sense, 8:45 p.m to midnight, Mozambique, 1740 Coast Highway.  949-715-7777


Lagunatics “Oddspell” 7:30 p.m. Forum Theatre, 650 Laguna Canyon Rd  949-715-0333

$35-$100. Also Saturday and Sunday.


Jazz Monsters Weekend, Soka University, 1 University Dr. Aliso Viejo. For program: 949-480-4000  [email protected]



Saturday October 29


Farmers Market, Lumberyard Parking Lot next to City Hall. 8 a.m-noon  714.573.0374



Space Oddity (David Bowie tribute) 8:45 p.m.-midnight, Mozambique, 1740 Coast Highway.  949-715-7777


Saturday Wine Tasting. Laguna Culinary Arts, 825 Laguna Canyon Rd. 949-494-0745


Live Jazz from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Laguna Coffee Company, 1050 South Coast Highway. Free.


Third Rail Band, 9 p.m.-1 a.m at Marine Room 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027


Salsa Night w. Ivan Marcello at Romeo Cucina, 249 Broadway. 949-497-6627


Newport Beach Evening & Sunset Cruises

Davey’s Locker , 400 Main Street, 949-673-1434 for times.  $25 per person


Community Circle Painting Arts Workshop w. artist Hiep Nguyen, all ages 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The Great Park, Sand Canyon and Marine Way, Irvine. 866-829-3829


A delightfully deadly diversion: Voices of the Macabre, 1:30 p.m., Excerpts from

Bram Stoker’s “Dracula,” Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven,” Stephanie Meyer’s “Twilight” and Shakepeare’s “Macbeth” are read aloud.  Bowers Museum, Santa Ana.


Sunday, October 30


Public opening: “Best Kept Secret: UCI and the Development of Contemporary Art in Southern California, 1964-1971.”  Curatorial walk-through with Grace Kook-Anderson, 1 p.m. Free with museum admission.  Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Drive. 949-494-8971


Laguna Beach Community Concert Band, 3 p.m. Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Rd. 888-308-8324.



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


The Devastators, reggae  5-10 p.m.,. Mozambique, 1740 Pacific Coast Highway.  949-715-7777


Monday, October 31


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



Tuesday, November 1


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


Wednesday, November 2


Karaoke at 9 p.m. Ocean Ave. Brewery. No cover. Over 21, 237 Ocean Avenue.


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


Colin Dunne, solo dance show “Out of Time.” Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Dr. Irvine. Tickets:



Thursday, November 3


Society of Illustrators Children’s Books, Laguna College of Art and Design, 2222 Laguna Canyon Road. 949-376-6000  Mon.-Fri. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Sat. 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. free.


The Dupp Brothers, 8:30-12 a.m.. Marine Room, 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027


David Newton, comedy, 9-10 p.m.1740 Coast Highway. Mozambique restaurant.  949-715-7777 $5 cover (doors open 7 p.m.)


First Thursday Art Walk 6-9 p.m. City Hall pre-event artist reception and award ceremony 5-6 p.m. City Hall, 505 Forest Ave. Free shuttle.  Live music, refreshments.

DeRu’s Fine Arts, “California Remembered” early California landscapes and contemporary  landscape painter David Chapple. 1590 S. Coast Highway.

LCAD Alumni Art Exhibition, reception 6-9 p.m., Seven Degrees, 891 Laguna Canyon Road. 949-376-1555

The Redfern Gallery, “Celestial Joy” bronze vessels & poetry by Carol Alleman. 1540 S. Coast Hwy.

Salt Fine Art, “Graffiti Nature,” 1492 S. Coast Hwy #3.



Great Park Fall Garden Workshops through Nov. 5. 10-11 a.m. free. Irvine Great Park, Sand Canyon&Marine Way, Irvine 866-829-3829


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)











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