Events in Fullerton for Saturday! April 9Author: mmclaughlin | Filed under: Uncategorized
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 titanrecreation.fullerton.edu 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 FOCHP.org). 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.
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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