FRIDAY: Blues rock band The Mighty Majestics perform at Gallagher's Pub and Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The show starts at 5 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, call (713) 536-2422.
SATURDAY: Xanh Bistro hosts a Tet (Vietnamese New Year) celebration, featuring traditional stories and food demonstrations, at 16161 Brookhurst St., Fountain Valley. The event starts at 4 p.m. and admission is free, but reservations are required. For more information, call (714) 531-2030.
SUNDAY: Grace Lutheran School offers a Community Preview Day, featuring classroom tours, meetings with staff and a barbecue lunch, at 5172 McFadden Ave., Huntington Beach. The event is from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call (714) 899-1600 or visit http://www.graceschoolshb.com.
"Drama in Seven Acts," a photography exhibit featuring works by Lauren Greenfield, Alvin Booth, Themba Hadebe, David Lurie, Euro Rotelli, Robert Stivers and Guy Tillim, is on display at the OMC Gallery for Contemporary Art, Old World Village, 7561 Center Ave. #32, Huntington Beach. Regular gallery hours are 2 to
6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and by appointment. For more information, call (714) 421-0476.
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The Huntington Beach Art Center presents "Centered on the Center 2011," a non-juried exhibition of works no more than two years old, at 538 Main St., Huntington Beach. Gallery hours are noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. Friday and noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call (714) 374-1650 or visit http://www.huntingtonbeach
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Fountain Glen Seacliff, 7181 Garden Glen Court, Huntington Beach, hosts a free six-week self-management workshop on Fridays at 9:30 a.m. The program was developed by the Stanford University Patient Education Research Center and is especially designed to assist people with arthritis, diabetes, heart/lung problems, high blood pressure and other chronic conditions. For more information, call (714) 960-1600.
Relay For Life Party
The American Cancer Society hosts a kickoff party for Relay for Life at Endless Food and Fun, 7227 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. There will be speakers, light appetizers, raffles and a silent auction from 6 to 9 p.m. A $10 donation is requested. For more information, call (714) 377-7671.
"Wine Knot 2011," a wine-tasting fundraiser for the HB Sailing Foundation, takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Huntington Harbour Yacht Club, 3821 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. The event features food, music, a silent auction and wines from Pear Valley, Palumbo Winery, Purple Feet and others. $50 admission covers three complimentary tastings, appetizers and a gift. For more information, call (562) 592-2186.
"Fountain Valley Music Live," a concert benefiting music in local schools, takes place at Huntington Beach High School Auditorium, 1905 Main St., Huntington Beach. Artists include pianist Teresa de Jong-Pombo, trumpeter Tim Hall, opera singer Lisa Hoefs-Nau, pianist Hedy Lee and the band the Pop Dudes. Tickets are $35, and the show begins at 7 p.m. For more information, call (714) 843-3255 or visit http://www.fvef.org.
Coach Paul Johnson leads a Rebel's Basketball Clinic for all ages and levels at Ocean View High School, 17071 Gothard St., Huntington Beach. Cost is $20 per player and the clinic is from 5 to
7 p.m. For more information, call (562) 207-7627.
Beach Pit BBQ hosts a ribbon-cutting ceremony with food samples at 301 Main St., #107, Huntington Beach. The event is free and starts at 4 p.m. For more information, call (714) 374-3033.
FEB. 3 TO FEB. 5
Alethia Christian Theater presents "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. Showtimes are 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday
and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday.
Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for students and $7 general
admission for the Saturday matinee. For more information, call (562) 841-3288 or visit http://www.alethiatheater.com.
Brix hosts a charity wine and beer tasting to benefit Second Chance Pet Adoptions at 16635 Pacific Coast Hwy., Sunset Beach. The event is from 1 to 4 p.m. and admission is $35 per person, $60 per couple. For more information, call (714) 989-6964.
Orange Community Bank and Vikings Baseball host a community paper shred in the parking lot of Orange Community Bank, 6491 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach. The event is free and is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information, call (714) 230-8770.
Surf City Marathon
The Surf City USA Marathon, an annual charity race featuring a marathon, half-marathon and other contests, takes off in front of the Hilton Waterfront Beach Resort, 21100 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. For more information, call (888) 422-0786 or visit http://www.runsurfcity.com.