TODAY Special Brew Meal The Crow Bar and Kitchen, 2325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, offers a special three-course meal paired with Stone Brewing Company and Firestone Walker Brewing Company beers. For more information, visit www.thecrowbarcdm.com.
Roasted Crab At AnQi AnQi at South Coast Plaza offers the Crustacean's Famous Roasted Crab each Tuesday. For more information, call (714) 557-5679 or visit www.anqirestaurant.com.
Three-Course Beer Dinner The Crow Bar and Kitchen, 2325 Pacific Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, offers a three-course beer dinner on Tuesdays. The courses are paired with specialty craft brews and cost $29. For more information, visit www.thecrowbarcdm.com.
TILL SUNDAY 'Ben and the Magic Paintbrush' South Coast Repertory hosts the world premiere of Bathsheba Doran's "Ben and the Magic Paintbrush." The performance are at the Julianne Argyros Stage. For showtimes and more information, visit www.scr.org.
TILL MONDAY 'Common Ground' SCAPE, 2859 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, presents "Common Ground," an exhibition featuring works from Victor Hugo Hayas, Larry Cohen, Michael Chapman and Chris Bliss. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. For more information, visit www.scapesite.com.
TILL JUNE 13 'The Lion King' The Tony Award-winning musical "The Lion King" comes to the Orange County Performing Arts Center's Segerstrom Hall. Tickets start at $25.75 for the Disney classic. For showtimes and more information, call (714) 556-2787 or visit www.ocpac.org.
TILL JUNE 30 Landscapes Exhibit The Newport Beach Arts Commission presents an exhibit by local artist Charlotte Lerner at the Newport Beach Public Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. For more information, call (949) 717-3870.
TILL SEPT. 19 New Art For A New Century Orange County Museum of Art, 850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, showcases its collection of contemporary works in "New Art for a New Century: Contemporary Acquisitions, 2000-2010." The exhibit highlights 90 major paintings, sculptures, videos and more. For more information, visit www.ocma.net.
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 Ansel Adams to Andy Warhol" exhibit. For more information, visit www.ocma.net.
ONGOING Express Lunch Andrea Ristorante at the Resort at Pelican Hill, 22701 Pelican Hill Road South, Newport Coast, will open for lunch, offering an express menu with a three-course meal in 30 minutes. Lunch is served from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. For more information, call (949) 467-6800.
Special Edition Paintings Artist Carole Akins has released her new "Special Edition / Red Signature" collection of paintings on natural linen canvas. To view the collection, visit www.caroleakins.com.
Midweek Specials at Palm Terrace Palm Terrace Restaurant at the Island Hotel, 690 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, is offering specials throughout the week, in addition to its regular dinner menus. The restaurant is featuring Chardonnay and Shrimp Tuesdays, Merlot and Mushroom Wednesdays and Cabernet and Kobe Beef Thursdays. Also, it is offering its Wine Wednesdays now Monday through Thursday. For more information, call (949) 760-4920.
Wild Goose Tour Hornblower Cruises in Newport Beach is offering a narrated dockside tour of Wild Goose, which was once owned by legendary actor John Wayne. The one-hour tour will give fans an opportunity to view rare memorabilia and artwork and is available by reservation only Monday through Friday. The cost is $25 per person and a 10-person group minimum is required. For more information, call (949) 646-0155.
Walking Club Men and women interested in walking with a group can join the Newport Mesa Walking Club at 9 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday at Hospital Road and Superior Avenue in Newport Beach. To join, call Loyda at (949) 650-1140.