KTLA 5's Gayle Anderson featured the following events in this weekend's installment of "Gayle on the Go!"
Saturday's Gayle on the Go! Featured the following events:
This Weekend @ 11:30am Weekend Scenic Excursions Train Rides Fillmore & Western Railway Company 351 Santa Clara Street Fillmore 1-805-524-2546www.fwry.com Have lunch and enjoy the view on a four hour trip through our beautiful Heritage Valley citrus and avocado groves courtesy the Fillmore & Western Railway Company. The train trip includes an hour layover in Santa Paula where you can visit the Oil Museum Art Museum.
Free!Saturday @ 6am Lefty's Family Fun Day and 5K Auto Club Speedway 800 Cherry Avenue Fontana 1-800-944-7223 www.leftys5k.com Join thousands of children and their families, and Auto Club Speedway Kids Club Mascot Lefty, at the second annual "Lefty's Family Fun Day and 5K. Participate in this free event and you will have an opportunity to get some exercise walking or running around the Auto Club's two-mile oval, motorcycle road course, and the Discover IE Fanzone.
Free!This Weekend @ 12noon LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes New Public Program Series: Cuentos del Pueblo & Tardeada La Plaza 501 North Main StreetLos Angeles1-213-542-6200 lapca.orgL.A. newest cultural center, La Plaza de Cultura y Artes, begins a FREE new public program series this weekend. Saturday, nine Mexican American authors will discuss, sell and sign their recent books. Sunday, authors will discuss the work of Mexican muralist David Alfaro Siqueros. Also, there is a FREE hands-on art workshop for families and children.
This Weekend @ 10am Warriors, Tombs, and Temples Bowers Museum 2002 North Main Street Santa Ana 1-714-567-3600www.bowers.org They're back! China's Terra Cotta Warriors at Santa Ana's Bowers Museum. If you missed then when introduced to the exhibit May 2008, you get a second chance to see more than 150 exceptional Chinese works of art acquired for use in the afterlife by people of power, wealth and taste.
This Weekend! 6th Annual AltCar Expo & Conference Santa Monica Civic Auditorium 1855 Main Street Santa Monica 1-310-458-8551www.altcarexpo.com You will have all weekend to explore and ask questions about alternative fuel vehicles at the AltCar Expo and Conference at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium. This expo provides one of the most extensive presentations of alternative technology vehicles and transportation, infrastructure, renewable energies, energy efficiency and urban planning found worldwide.
Previews, Now through Wednesday, October 5th Auction, Thursday, October 6thThe Personal Property of John Wayne Signature AuctionHyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel 2025 Avenue of the Stars Los Angeles 1-800-872-6467www.HA.com/JohnWayneThe family of Hollywood icon John Wayne is offering a collection of never before released personal and professional memorabilia. Among the items going on the auction block are the black eye patch worn by Wayne in his 1969 Academy Award winning performance for the movie "True Grit" as well as the cowboy hat Wayne wore in the film's 1975 sequel "Rooster Cogburn."
Sunday's Gayle on the Go featured the following events:
Annual Wings Wheels Rotors and Expo 2011Los Alamitos Army Airfield11200 Lexington DriveLos Alamitos1-562-598-6659www.WWRExpo.netWe're invited to the 10th Annual Wings Wheels Rotors and Expo where we can see military aircraft, helicopters, public safety, as well as first responder equipment. Also planned: aircraft flyovers as well as radio controlled airplane flying.
Sunday at 7:30 a.m. Walk to Fight Diabetes Step Out Los Angeles Media Park9070 Venice Blvd.Culver City1-888-342-2383 x7450www.stepoutla.comPut on your walking shoes Sunday and join 26 million children and adults coping with diabetes at the Walk to Fight Diabetes -- Step Out Los Angeles Sunday campaign. Donations from walkers and their friends will help fund research to prevent, cure, and manage the disease.
Free Admission Day at Sixty Cultural InstitutionsNatural History Museum900 Exposition Blvd.Los Angeles1-213-763-DINOwww.nhm.orgGet in to the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles and sixty Los Angeles cultural institutions free on Sunday. See the "Pacific Standard Time" exhibit at the Natural History Museum. For a complete list of the sixty museums participating in Free Admission Day, click on the Gayle Anderson tab from the KTLA.com homepage.
Sunday at 7 a.m.Greater Los Angeles Association of Legal Administrators4th Annual Justice Jog 5k Run/WalkCentury City1-323-526-6666www.casala.orgYour participation will benefit the non-profit court-appointed Special Advocates for Children organization whose funding has been cut as a result of the 2010 California state budget crisis. The organization is now solely dependent upon private funding, government grants, and community events to continue volunteer work and services on behalf of children in the court system and foster children.
Closes Sunday!Los Angeles County Fair1101 West McKinley AvenuePomona 1-909-865-4590www.lacountyfair.comSunday is Livestrong Day, marking the 14th anniversary of tour de France cyclist Lance Armstrong's cancer diagnosis and the beginning of his life as a cancer advocate. Admission is only $10 with a coupon available on the fair website. The first five thousand guests will receive a yellow Livestrong wristband. $1 from each ticket sale will be donated to Livestrong.
So, what's going on in your world? Gayle Anderson wants to know!KTLA 5 News5800 Sunset BoulevardLos Angeles, CA 900281-323-460-5732Gayle.Anderson@KTLA.comAlso, Twitter and Facebook: ktlagayleCopyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times