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Wednesday 6/8

How’s summer treating you so far? Weather has been a tad unpredictable but there are still plenty of great things to do in Fullerton! Don’t forget, Wednesday means Burger Parlor is open again! (read about it in our new column, the Full Foodie)


The Muckenthaler Cultural Center needs people dressed in the style of the 1910s, ’20s and ’30s for a photoshoot tomorrow Thursday, June 9th at 2:30pm at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center! If you can help be sure to let them know!

RSVP now for the Presidents’ Business Achievement Awards on June 15 at 5pm at Summit House Restaurant. Honoring: Yokohama Tire Corporation – Large Business of the Year, Bootlegger’s Brewery – Medium Business of the Year, McAulay & Wallace Mortuary –
Small Business of the Year, Fullerton Interfaith Emergency Services (FIES) – Quality of Life Award and Jim Williams, Williams Co. Insurance Brokers – Hawkins Business Leadership Award. Cost is $125 by today – last day to register!

Know a cute kid? Point their parents to this link so they can enter for the Face of Z-kids Model Search, for the Z-kids store in downtown Fullerton! (Pass the word before June 25.)

To Do Today:

8am-2pm: Fullerton Certified Farmers Market at Independence Park (801 W. Valencia Dr.) The Farmers Market offers fresh fruit, vegetables, eggs, honey, fish, flowers, plants, nuts and bread. Operated by the nonprofit Fullerton Certified Farmers Market Board.

8am-3:30pm: Taking Flight: Productive Machining of Titanium is a FREE one-day seminar hosted by Gosiger Inc. (2334 E. Valencia Dr.) with Sandvik Coromant. You Must Register To Attend this event. Industry leading specialists with real-world experience will be presenting on how to machine titanium efficiently and cost-effectively. Seminar presentations will include: Latest Application Techniques, Hi Pressure Coolant, Optimization and Method Comparisons, Toolholding and more.

8:30am: The Orange County Business Service Center and HR Prescriptions will present Coaching and Counseling Non Productive Employees, at the Fullerton Chamber of Commerce offices. Learn coaching as a management tool, what employees need from you, how to manage difficult personalities and how to handle termination when coaching doesn’t work.

10am-12pm: Join the Fullerton Museum Center for Stroller Brigade, free! Toddlers, preschoolers and their growups can enjoy docent-led games, stories, puzzles and crafts in the main gallery.

11am: Children ages 2 to 5 are invited to discover new books at each Toddler Storytime! Get your little one to the Barnes & Noble (1923 W. Malvern Ave.).

11am-2pm: Looking for Mexican fare near Cal State Fullerton? Cantina Lounge has lunch specials starting at $6.99.

11am-2pm: Slidebar invites you to enjoy their $7 Express Lunch – build your own sandwich and side.

11am-3pm: At Revolucion 1910 Cantina the lunch specials are only $5.99 with over 10 items to choose from.

11am-9pm: Get 5 for $10 wine tasting at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante. From 11am-3pm you can enjoy their lunch buffet or get the $3 pizza/salad combo special from Woppo’s takeout.

2pm-2am: Wednesday drink specials at Matador Cantina means you can enjoy margaritas, mojitos and sangrias at $5 each.

3-7pm: Get Happy Hour deals in Fullerton with our HH Guide page.

3-11pm: Wing Wednesday at Cantina Lounge will get you $0.50 Wings (in quantities of 6, 12, and 18), $3 Margaritas, $2 Budweiser Drafts, $2.50 Heineken and Heineken Light, $3.50 beers and $4.50 well drinks. Live DJs start at 6pm.

3pm-close: At Daphne’s California Greek (1919 W. Malvern Ave.) you can get Street Pita’s for $1.25 each! Pick from Gyros, Falafel, or grilled Chicken, no limit and no coupon.

4-5pm: “Time to Catch Up” with Councilwoman Sharon Quirk-Silva will be held at Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe. No appointments are necessary for this event intended to allow citizens to meet with the councilwoman to discuss issues of concern or ask questions.

4-7pm: Wacky Wing Wednesday at The Pint House means chicken wings are only $0.50 cents each and you can get $3 pints of select drafts too.

4-8pm: Kids eat free at Slidebar! (1 free kids meal with purchase of adult entrée.)
It’s also Service Industry Night so if you work in the Service industry you’ll get Happy Hour pricing on alcohol and half off food with a service industry pay stub.

4pm-2am: Big’s Bar & Grill has $5 Jack Daniels Mix it or Shoot it, $9 BBQ Ribs or Chicken Dinner, and at 7pm get $5 Natural Ice or PBR 24oz. cans! Stick around for Rockabilly Review at 9pm.

4:30pm: Prime Rib Wednesday‘s at the Summit House Restaurant will get their Cottage Cut for only $19.95.

5-7pm: The Fullerton Chamber of Commerce will host their June Sunset Mixer at the Jacaranda Luxury Apartments (1900 Camino Loma Ave.) for a casual after hours networking event, free for members and prospective members with complimentary hors d’oeuvres and beverages provided.

5-10pm: Wine Wednesday at Commonwealth Lounge means half off all wine by the glass and 25% off bottles of wine.

5-10pm: Wednesday food deal at ENVY Ultra Lounge gets you $1 Kobe beef sliders and $1 fries.

5-10pm: Wine Wednesday at Lizarran gets you wine by the bottle 50% off and no corkage fee if you bring your own in for dinner.

5-10pm: Wine Wednesday at Roman Cucina in downtown Fullerton will get you 1/2 off bottles of wine, or bring your own in with no corking fee.

5pm-12am: Get Penny Pizza at Karma Kabob. Buy any regular priced beer, wine, cocktail or hookah and get pizza for a penny.

5pm-12am: Redneck Wednesdays at Incahoots will teach you line dancing & 2-Steppin’. Free lessons start at 7:30 & 8:30pm. 18+ is a $10 cover, 21+ is a $5 cover (free before 6:30pm).

5:30-8:30pm: Wine Wednesdays at The Cellar will get you every bottle on their list for 50% off the list price and if you choose to bring in your own bottle we will waive our corking fee of $25 (Limited to 1 bottle per couple).

6pm: Riff Haus Studios will hold an all ages brutal death metal show for $10 at the door with Bloodscribe, Stages of Decomposition, Ossification, Vomit God (from Colorado), Secreted Entity, and from Italy, Modus Delicit, Exhumer, and Vulvectomy.

6pm: Celebrate National Seafood Month with The Cellar and their 4-course tasting menu for $34.95 per person, available starting tonight through June 16th. (Optional wine pairing available for $19 per person.  Their sommelier will pair the appropriate wine with each course.) Get detailed menu at the website page.

6-7:30pm: Crittenton Services for Children and Families will hold a Volunteer Orientation at 801 E. Chapman Ave., Suite 203 for those interested in volunteer opportunities with the organization in Fullerton.

6-9pm: 8Eightyeight Cigar Lounge will host a rare event with God of Fire Cigars paired with Maccallan fine scotch. Members & guests will receive FREE cigars & accessories, deep discounts, and event prizes & giveaways. This event is FREE to members & guests. Not a member? Get a one time free pass at the website!

6-9pm: Opera Classes/ Opera instruction provided through the Fullerton Parks and Recreation Department will be offered in the Fullerton Main Library (Osborne Auditorium).

6:30pm: The Longevity Cooking Class at the Happy Cooking Company will teach you to retain up to 95% of nutrients in your foods for $45. Register by calling Liz at (714) 388-0240.

7-9pm: Join Matador Cantina for the Victoria Draft Launch Party, the latest addition to their wide selection of draft beer. Enjoy special $5 Victoria pints with free Victoria logo pint glass (7pm-9pm while supplies last) and a special guest DJ (10pm-close).

7:30pm: Test your knowledge in competition for a chance at prizes at Trivia Night at Roscoe’s Famous Deli.

8-10pm: Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir hosts open mic for music. Listen to or play original music and covers.

8pm-12am: Lucky John’s invites you for their Summer Specials, Wednesday with $3 You Call It Whiskeys.

8pm-12am: Slidebar presents DJ Jay and Coley Cole spinning drinking tunes and the Kogi BBQ food truck will be there too!

8pm-12am: Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe will charge no cover for the all ages show with Nutty Jazz for Jetsetters.

9pm: ’80s Night at Bourbon Street means 80s DJ Ruffneck all night long and refills on your 32oz mug with domestic draft beer for only $5. AND if you dress in your favorite 80s style you’ll get a FREE mug (empty).

9pm: George Perez hosts a free comedy show at Roscoe’s Famous Deli, featuring comics from Comedy Central, HBO, Showtime and more. This week the N.Y.C. Comic Shang Forbes from Politically Incorrect, Comic View, Heroes and Last Comic Standing is Headlining. (No cover, come early to get a seat.)

9pm-1am: Use our Guides page to find karaoke in Fullerton. late night food near downtown and more!

9pm: Karling’s Rockabilly Review at Big’s Bar & Grill this week will feature The 44’s, free.

9pm-1am: Reggae Wednesday at Cantina Lounge brings you $2.50 beers, $3 margaritas, beer pong, hookah and Soul Papa performing live, all for free (21+).

9:30pm: Hear free live music from Delmos Wade at Commonwealth Lounge

10pm: Hear DJ Impact at Matador Cantina free (no cover) with Margaritas, Mojitos and Sangria only $5.

10pm-1am: Ziings’ has Wednesday specials of $3 Stella Artois Drafts and $3 Washington Apple Shots with a DJ spinning all night.

11pm-1am: Happy Hour at Stubrik’s late night is a dollar off draft beers and well drinks.

If you’re looking for late night food check out the new Burger Parlor (open till 11pm) or our Late Night food in downtown Guide will help you.

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8 Jun 2011

Fullerton events for Wednesday, June 8

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Daily Post

Saturday 4/9

We don’t care if it’s cloudy, rainy or super hot outside, we’re still hiding eggs for #FullertonEggHunt! Weekend means more than one goes out each day! Will you find one?

8am-3pm: The Public School Arts Semi-Annual Fundraising Cactus and Succulent Plant Sale will be held at 1005 E. Commonwealth Ave. sponsored by Operation Art Gardens.

9am: Learn to Swim, a swim instruction program offered by Titan Recreation at Cal State Fullerton in the KHS pool. Lessons are available Saturdays and Sundays April 9 – May 14, 6 classes per session, and each session is $30. All ages and skill levels are welcome, private lessons are available upon request. For more information, visit or call (657) 278-5196.

9-10:30am: Morning Yoga in the Garden at the Fullerton Arboretum is $13/members $15/nonmembers. The class is appropriate for all levels including beginners. Ages 16 – 17 allowed with an adult. Wear comfortable clothing, and bring a mat if you have one. Call (657) 278-3407 for more information.

9am-12pm: Eat the Yard! Organic Edible Gardening Series Part II: Eyes on the Harvest at the Fullerton Arboretum is $20/members, $25/nonmembers (Full series discount price: 3 classes for $50/members, $60/nonmembers). Gardener Jonathan Davis welcomes you back to his outdoor classroom at the Arboretum’s Organic Vegetable Garden to learn organic pest control, plant maintenance, and succession planting.

9am-2pm: For under $20 you can enjoy brunch at Matador Cantina for breakfast classics with a Mexican-cuisine twist (omelettes, Huevos Rancheros, Mexican Breakfast Pizza and more). Drink specials include $8 Bottomless Champagne or Mimosas and $5 Bloody Marys, Greyhounds and Screwdrivers.

10am: Outdoor Fitness Boot Camp at the Student Recreation Center at Cal State Fullerton. To register, please visit the Recreation Services Desk, located on the second level of the SRC.

10am: Discover Meat and Dairy Alternatives in the Happy Cooking Company (549 S. State College Blvd.) class for $45. To register call Liz at (714) 388-0240.

10am-2pm: Chomp sushi in Fullerton has Champagne & Punch Family Brunch for $24.95 adults and $12.95 children. They have eggs, pancakes, omelettes, breakfast burritos and more.

10am-2pm: Prom Project’s first Boutique Day will be at the United Methodist Church of Fullerton (114 Pomona Ave) where girls will have the opportunity to be pampered by personal shoppers, who will assist them in finding the perfect dress and accessories to match. Make-up artist and hair dressers will be available to give beauty advice and demonstrate techniques.

10am-4pm: The Clearance Sale in The Potting Shed at the Fullerton Arboretum is open this weekend. No charge for admission and clearance sales apply to plants only.

10am-6pm: The Anaheim Heritage Music Festival will be held at the Wilshire Auditorium (315 E. Wilshire Ave.) Hear high school and middle school choral competition performances.

10:30am: Kids Climb Time at the Cal State Fullerton Student Recreation Center is $5 per visit for kids aged 7-17. Climbers will have the opportunity to learn how to properly climb a rock wall and improve communication, increase trust, encourage risk taking, and build teamwork skills among participants. Equipment provided by the SRC. For more information call (657) 278-7529 or visit the website.

11am: Curious George will visit Storytime at Barnes & Noble (1923 W. Malvern Ave.) All ages are welcome (as are cameras!).

11am-2pm: Camp Bow Wow (91 fwy @ State College Blvd.) will have a Wiener Hunt for dogs! Instead of hunting for eggs, dogs get to hunt for hot dog pieces. Prizes awarded for fastest times by dog size. The event is free and will have dog-related and human-related vendors, food, raffles (all money donated to and more. Call to sign up your pooch (714) 533-2267.

11am-4pm: For $16.99/person you can head to AMF Carter Lanes for 2 hours of bowling, shoe rental and All You Can Eat Pizza! (cheese or pepperoni, served by the slice). No other coupons can be accepted and there’s a minimum of 3 bowlers per lane.

11am-4pm: The Bicycle Tree will be holding a hands-on bicycle repair workshop at the Fullerton Train Station (120 E. Santa Fe Ave.) providing the tools and help you need to learn how to fix your own bike. (There is a $5 suggested donation per hour but now one will be turned away for lack of funds.)

11am-10pm: To promote their new kids menu launch, Chipotle is giving away a free kids meal every Saturday and Sunday in April when parents purchase an entree meal (burrito, salad, burrito bowl or tacos). (501 N. State College Blvd. # A)

11am-2am: Yager My Weekend at House of Eden means you’ll get $3 Yager Bomb shots AND Happy Hour from 4-8pm gets you $2 well drinks and domestic beers and $3 call drinks and import beers.

12pm: FC Baseball vs Golden West College will take place at Fullerton College.

12pm-2am: The Twisted Vine has their weekly flight for wine & beer tasting. This week Flight 1 is $30 for 3oz. pour of 3 wines from Napa Valley, Flight 2 is $15 for 2oz pour of 3 reds from Argentina, and Flight 3 is $15 for 5oz pours of 3 beers from Brasserie Dubuisson – Wallonia, Belgium.

1-4pm: Eat the Yard! Organic Edible Gardening Series Part II: Eyes on the Harvest at the Fullerton Arboretum is $20/members, $25/nonmembers (Full series discount price: 3 classes for $50/members, $60/nonmembers). Gardener Jonathan Davis welcomes you back to his outdoor classroom at the Arboretum’s Organic Vegetable Garden to learn organic pest control, plant maintenance, and succession planting.

1-4pm: Steve Kaye will conduct a class on Nature Photography at the Fullerton Arboretum in the Pavilion classrooms. Cost: Members $25, nonmembers $30 (Special Price! This time only.) Call the Fullerton Arboretum for more information (657) 278-3407.

1-5pm: Cal State Fullerton’s Chicana and Chicano Student Alliance and Chicana and Chicano Studies Department is presenting a free symposium, “Jornada: Chicanos in Academia” at Cal State Fullerton Titan Theatre in the Titan Student Union. The keynote address will be delivered by Elizabeth G. Macias, a federal public defender in Santa Ana.

2pm: Footloose: The Musical is presented at Cal State Fullerton’s Little Theater for $20.

2-4pm: The Heritage House Weekend Tours continue this weekend at the Fullerton Arboretum. Reservations not required; tours free however voluntary donations of $2/person are encouraged to help support the Heritage House.

2-5:30pm: Bootlegger’s Brewery will have another Sport Your Stein Night with the Short Stop BBQ food truck there to serve you dinner. Bring your own stein/cup/drinking vessel, and we will fill it for a special price! Plus there will be a Best Stein competition at 7:30pm!

3-8pm: Fullerton Parks and Recreation present Urban Art Festival at Independence Park (801 W. Valencia Dr.) for free. This all ages events will feature music, art, dance workshops, and more. Hear Rakaa with DJ Babu, Dilated Peoples and more performing live. B-Boy exhibitions, freestyle dance workshops, etc. (All are invited to PÄS Gallery at 8:30pm for the 2nd weekend of the “SOUNDS ON COTTON exhibit presented by X IS THE WEAPON & LISTEN CLOTHING…”)

4-7pm: Happy Hour specials in Fullerton still exist on Saturday, use our HH Guide page to find out where.

4-7pm: Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir will have music by the Geezer with the Guitar.

4-10pm: Kids Eat Free at IHOP (151 W. Orangethorpe Ave.) with each adult entree purchase. Valid for kids 12 and under on the “Just for Kids” menu items. Drinks not included unless otherwise specified on “Just for Kids” menu. Not valid with any other discounts or coupons. Dine-in only.

5-8pm: Cuban-born New York artist Manuel Pardo will exhibit both new and recent artwork at Cal State Fullerton’s Begovich Gallery in an exhibition titled Manuel Pardo: Stardust.

5-8pm: Saturday Scotch & Steak at The Pint House in downtown Fullerton is $18.95 (plus tax, gratuity) for a Black & Bleu 10oz Rib-Eye Steak with mashed potatoes, green beans, and a side salad, plus 50% off Premium Scotch.

6pm: The Cal State Fullerton baseball team plays UC Irvine in a single Big West Conference game at Goodwin Field. General Admission is Adults: $10, Seniors and Youths: $6.

6:30-9:30pm: The Parousia will play live with In An Emergency, Tides, Eighth City Takeover, Come Back Alive & more and The Recovery (4121 Artesia Ave.)

7pm: The Tropics Lounge (1842 W. Commonwealth Ave.) will host Hot Rod Trio, Wino Boogie, Gino & The Lone Gunmen, Classis 89s & The Shag Rats tonight for $10 at the door, 21+ to drink.

8pm: Footloose: The Musical is presented at Cal State Fullerton’s Little Theater for $20.

8pm: As You Like It continues the Hunger Artists tradition of presenting modern, relevant Shakespeare productions. General admission is $18, $15 for students/seniors with ID.

8pm: The Maverick Theater presents The Wedding Singer. The show ticket is $25 and suitable for ages 13+.

8-10pm: Get $3 well drinks & $3 domestic beers at 2J’s Lounge for Power Hour.

8-10pm: Max Bloom’s Cafe Noir will host Life on the Bhang Bus live.

8pm-12am: Lucky John’s has $3.50 YOU-CALL-IT on some CALL Mixed Drinks.

8pm-1am: The Rockstar Back Bar is open at The Continental Room with DJs and drink specials every week. This week hear DJ Scotty Boy spin all night with DJ Thrifty Lips & Whitey White.

8pm-1am: Slidebar will have Rancid Devil’s Brigade playing live. Bring your Angels game ticket stub in with you and you’ll get your first beer for $1!

8:30-11:30pm: Enjoy the free Dueling Piano Show at Ziings’/TAO in downtown Fullerton featuring 2 grand pianos played by some of the world’s best piano bar entertainers.

8:30pm-1am: PÄS Gallery will be open to the public for the 2nd weekend of the “SOUNDS ON COTTON exhibit presented by X IS THE WEAPON & LISTEN CLOTHING…” with tunes from Listen Recovery Crew, June22 and more.

8:30pm-1am: Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe presents The Francisco Aguabella Latin Jazz Band for  $8.

9pm: Big’s Bar & Grill brings you Bob Wayne taking the stage for a legendary night of live music. The Fister’s, Orange County’s favorite 3 piece punk band will be opening up the night. $5 at the door.

9pm: Comedy Kaze is an improvisational, stand-up and sketch comedy group performing out of the Monkey Wrench Collective Theater (204 N. Harbor Blvd.) in downtown Fullerton. This week’s theme: The Wizard of Oz.

9-11pm: Club Plush at the Cantina Lounge brings you DJs, 1/2 off drink specials and bottle service. Dress code enforced, 21+ club, private booth sections and VIP service also available.

9pm-12am: Neon Nights, only at Titan Bowl & Billiards at Cal State Fullerton is on the lower level of the Titan Student Union. Combine bowling with an exciting club atmosphere for your Saturday night. Call (657) 278-2144 for more information.

9:30pm-1am: Sing karaoke in Fullerton, find out where with our karaoke Guide.

10pm-1am: Hear Ron Sleezy spinning top 40 hits at Commonwealth Lounge.

10pm-1am: The Babylon Saints will play Stubrik’s.

10pm-2am: DJ Ruffnek will spin all night at Bourbon Street.

10:30pm-12am: The Kogi BBQ food truck will be at 2J’s Lounge (120 W. Houston Ave.)

11pm: The Red Light Revue – Folly of the Fools returns to the Hunger Artists Theater. Come ready to laugh, cringe, drool, and don’t forget to bring your zombie repellent for $15 General Admission / $12 Students & Seniors. (18+)

11pm: Laugh at Improv Shmimprov at Maverick Theater for only $5.

12am: Looking for late night food near downtown? Our Guide can help you!

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9 Apr 2011

Events in Fullerton for Saturday! April 9

Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized