Joris Voorn performs at Sutra Bar, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, part of Sutra5, a five-day music festival at the local club. The event starts at 9 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.sutraoc.com
Free Corkage Thursdays
The Golden Truffle Restaurant, 1767 Newport Bld.,
Taco Mesa, 467 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa, offers $1.50 tamales every Thursday. For more information, call (949) 642-0629.
Industry Night Social
The Crow Bar and Kitchen, 2325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, hosts Industry Night Social from 10 p.m. until closing Thursdays. Specials during the night include $5 burgers, $8 flatbreads, $4.50 select draft beers and $5 on select wines by the glass. For more information, visit http://www.thecrowbarcdm.com.
Temple Bat Yahm
Back to School
Preschool Registration for 2010-11 is now open for ages 2 through Pre-K at Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach. The school is National Assn. for the Education of Young Children-accredited and all two-, three- and five-day programs are open to the public. For more information, call (949) 644-6563 or visit http://www.tby.org.
TILL SEPT. 19
New Art For A New Century
Orange County Museum of Art, 850
15 Minutes Of Fame
Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, showcases rarely seen photographs from its collection during the "15 Minutes of Fame: Portraits from
A singles' pot luck dinner to celebrate Shabbat will be held at 6 p.m. at Temple Isaiah, 2401 Irvine Ave., Newport Beach. Participants are asked to bring either a vegetarian or dairy dish. Shabbat services with the congregation follow at 8 p.m., with guest speaker author Willy Leventhal. For more information, call Felicia Wiseman at (949) 760-0660.
French children's clothing company Catimini opens its boutique at South Coast Plaza, Carousel Court, Level 1. The store carries unique European clothing for babies, toddlers, boys and girls. For more information, visit http://www.southcoastplaza.com.
Mickey Avalon performs at Sutra Bar, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, part of Sutra5, a five-day music festival at the local club. The event starts at 9 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.sutraoc.com
Rock band Cold Cave makes a stop at the Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa, as part of its tour.
Lemondrop Dance Club
Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which hosts singles parties in Orange County geared for adults around the age of 40 and older, will have its next singles party from 7 to midnight at the Hilton Airport Hotel, 18800 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach. A free Italian buffet will be served from 8 to 9:30 p.m. and a free dance lesson will be offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 and parking is free. No membership is required. For more information, call (949) 378-6600.
Sutra Bar, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa, hosts the Pacific Festival, which is part of Sutra5, a five-day music extravaganza at the local club. Scheduled to perform are Steve Aoki, The Sounds, Miami Horror, Alan Braxe, Chiddy Bang and 30 more artists. The event starts at 11 a.m. For more information, visit http://www.sutraoc.com
Meet the Mayor
Mayor Keith Curry welcomes community members to stop by between 9 and 10:30 a.m. at the Balboa Branch Library, 100 E. Balboa Blvd., Newport Beach, to ask questions, offer suggestions or just talk with him about the City of Newport Beach.
Father and son band The Sarcastics play at 9 p.m. at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Drive. The event is free. For more information, call (949) 640-4110.