Shakespeare By The Sea
The Newport Beach Arts Commission presents its 10th annual Shakespeare By The Sea event at Bonita Canyon Sports Park in Newport Beach. "Much Ado About Nothing" will be performed at 7p.m. Admission is free. Fore more information, call (949) 644-3211, ext. 2155.
Newport Rib Co. Fundraiser
Mention the Mesa Verde United Methodist Church and 20% of your meal's bill at Newport Rib Co. will support the church's youth programs.
The Costa Mesa Playhouse, 661 Hamilton St., Costa Mesa, presents "Steel Magnolias," described as "the quintessential story of friendship and trust." For other showtimes and ticket information, visit http://www.costamesaplayhouse.org or call (949) 650-5269.
The Brett Rubbico Gallery presents a solo exhibition of German landscape and figurative painter Judith Liebe. The gallery is at 361 Old Newport Blvd., Newport Beach. For more information, visit http://www.brettrubbicogallery.com or call (949) 515-5102.
TILL AUG. 25
lululemon athletica at Fashion Island hosts Vino & Vinyasa, a summer yoga series. The classes are held from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursdays. For more information, call (949) 644-9642.
TILL AUG. 28
Local, national and international artists will exhibit their work at the Art-A-Fair, 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. The event is in its 45th season and an adult season pass is $7. For more information, visit http://www.art-a-fair.com or call (949) 494-4514.
TILL SEPT. 4
Orange County Museum of Art presents "Alexander Calder and Contemporary Art," an exhibit featuring 30 works of art by Calder from the 1940s through '60s. For more information, visit http://www.ocma.net.
Summer Sunday Dinner BBQ
The Balboa Bay Club & Resort presents Summer Sunday Dinner BBQ on the outdoor terrace of Duke's Place. In addition to dining overlooking the bay, the event also features live calypso and reggae music by Coconut Frank. Pricing is $29.50 for adults and $19.50 for children 12 and younger. Reservations are not necessary. For more information, visit http://www.balboabayclub.com.
Wine Appreciation Series
Joe Poshek leads a series of wine appreciation events at the Rusty Pelican, 2735 W. Coast Hwy., Newport Beach, on Monday evenings through Aug. 1. Cost is $55 per session, which includes wine and appetizers. The sessions go from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information or to register, call (714) 432-5880.
Free Movie Mondays
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts is hosting its fifth year of free Movie Mondays with "Beach Blanket Bingo," starring
The Quilting club at the Costa Mesa Senior Center, 695 W. 19th St., meets from 1 to 3 p.m. Mondays in the Arts and Crafts room. Beginning and advanced quilters are welcomed. For more information, call (714) 546-2539.
Melvins Lite featuring Trevor Dunn (of Mr. Bungle and Fantomas fame) perform at Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. The 21-and-older show starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are $15. For more information, visit http://www.detroitbar.com.
Project Management Institute
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