FRIDAY: The Galway Hooker Band (pictured) and the Yeastie Boys perform at Gallagher's Pub & Grill, 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The show starts at 9 a.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.gallagherspub.com.
SATURDAY: Wang Dang Doodle and The Honkeys perform at Fitzgeralds Pub, 19171 Magnolia St., Huntington Beach. The free show starts at 9 p.m. and is 21 and older only. For more information, visit http://www.fitzgeraldshb.net.
SUNDAY: The Orange County Concert Band plays classic American band music in honor of the Fourth of July at Huntington Central Park, behind the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. The show is free and starts at 5 p.m. For more information, call (714) 891-6856.
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OMC Gallery for Contemporary Art, 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach, presents "Tribute to Black on White," a photo exhibit featuring the works of Harold Chapman, Nick Dekker, Pavel Odvody and Renate Scherra. For more information, call (714) 421-0476.
4th of July Parade
Huntington Beach's 107th
annual 4th of July Parade
begins at 10 a.m. at Pacific Coast Highway and Ninth Street, then continues up Main Street to Yorktown Avenue. The day's festivities also include a breakfast in Lake Park from 6 to 10 a.m., family activities on Main Street from 1 to 7 p.m. and fireworks at 9 p.m. For more information, call (714) 536-5486 or visit http://www.hb4thofjuly.org.
Surf City Run
The 2011 Surf City Run 5K begins and ends in front of Huntington Beach High School at Main and 17th streets. Registration and packets can be picked up from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Farmers & Merchants Bank at 7125 Yorktown Ave., Huntington Beach. Registration begins the day of the event at 6 a.m. in front of the school, with races starting between 7 and 9 a.m. A fitness expo also takes place from 6 to 11 a.m. For more information, visit http://www.surfcityrun.com.
Brunch for Bolsa Chica
Fred's Mexican Café hosts a brunch to benefit the Bolsa Chica Conservancy at 300 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach. The meal lasts from 9 to 11 a.m. and costs $35 for adults, $15 for children 10 and younger. For more information, call (714) 846-1114.
Old World Village hosts German Heritage Day at 7561 Center Ave., Huntington Beach. The festival lasts from 2 to 6 p.m. and features live polka music, folk dances, dachshund races, a sidewalk sale and a free meal for the first 500 guests. For more information, call (714) 895-8020 or visit http://www.oldworld.ws.
Henebry's 1920s Crazy Rhythm
Hot Society Orchestra presents music from the Golden Age of Radio with flapper vocalist
Ginger Pauley at Huntington Central Park, 7111 Talbert Ave., Huntington Beach. The concert is free and begins at 5 p.m. behind the Huntington Beach Central Library. For more information, call (714) 891-6856.
Second Chance Pet Adoptions hosts cat and kitten adoptions every Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at Petco, 5961 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach. The nonprofit is offering a summer special adoption fee of $99 for adult cats, $135 for kittens. The fee includes neuter/spay, vaccination, FIV/FVRCP test, microchip, collar/ID tag and a bag of food. For more information, call (714) 448-9079.
Surf City Tea Party, a discussion group dedicated to limited government, fiscal responsibility, individual rights and free markets, meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Monday of each month at Euromasters Event Center, 18370 Pacific St., Fountain Valley. Members live in Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley and Westminster. For more information, go to http://www.surfcitytea.ning.com.
Amigos de Bolsa Chica offers
free public tours from 9 to
10:30 a.m. the first Saturday of every month, leaving every 15 minutes at the pedestrian bridge at the Bolsa Chica wetlands on Pacific Coast Highway across
from Bolsa Chica State Beach. For more information, call (714) 840-1575 or visit http://www.amigosdebolsachica.org.
Orange Coast Gakuen Japanese Language School offers adult Japanese language classes with veteran instructor Yoko Saito, adult Japanese floral arrangement classes with ikenobo expert Ogawa Sensei and Japanese language classes for children ages 5 to 18 at 21141 Strathmoor Lane, Huntington Beach. For more information, visit http://www.orangecoastgakuen.org or call (714) 235-5559.
The Clara Barton Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution meets at 9:30 a.m. the third Saturday of every month at Community United Methodist Church, 6652 Heil Ave., Huntington Beach. Membership in DAR is open to any woman at least 18 years old who can prove lineal descent from an ancestor who aided in achieving American independence. For more information, call (714) 962-0840.
Foundation for Neurosciences Stroke and Recovery (FNSR) offers a support group for adults with early onset Parkinson's Disease the third Friday of every month at 6 p.m. at the Huntington Beach Central Library, 7111 Talbert Ave. For more information, call (714) 842-4481 or (562) 983-8139 or visit http://www.parkinsonsinbalance.com.
Cypress Twirlers Square Dancing hosts a dancing night for singles and couples from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The event is at 5946 Westminster Ave., Huntington Beach. For more information, call (562) 425-0130 or (714) 840-1750.
The Huntington Beach Business Improvement District will present the Downtown Huntington Beach Art Walk from 6 to 9 p.m. every third Wednesday of each month. For more information, call (714) 536-8300.