South Bay Happenings

Nov. 17, 2021

5 Tips for Shopping Small this Season

Equally important to choosing the perfect gift is supporting local merchants and communities while shopping. In turn, everyone wins. Rallying for the home team that are your friends and neighbors is both kind, and most likely means discovering unique items not found anywhere else.

Online shopping from big companies can ...

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June 2, 2020

In the Community, June 2020

For many at this hour, the ongoing Safer-at-home practice might feel like the middle of a marathon.

Having sprinted out of the gate, they’ve stayed energized through the first stretch. Now with only a glimpse of a finish line in sight, they’re possibly struggling to keep up momentum and hope ...

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Feb. 25, 2020

Hidden Gems in the South Bay

There are hidden treasures in every community – things like a fantastic café, a tucked-away small theater, or a dog-friendly haven that few know about. Understandably, when one discovers such a best-kept secret, they feel like a local hero for sharing the good news about it. 

This story begins ...

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Dec. 5, 2019


Welcome to Events for this first December weekend

December is here and the holiday feel is in the air. Here are some great events going on:


Sandpipers Holiday Homes Tour

South Bay Sandpipers host their annual ...

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Oct. 4, 2019


Welcome to South Bay Weekender, your video guide to special events going on in this fantastic community we call home.

Here's what is happening this first weekend in October. Click on image above to watch Dennis host this edition.

In Redondo Beach, it’s First Fridays in Riviera Village. Enjoy ...

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July 17, 2019

4 of the Coolest Points in the South Bay

Even though the real dog days of summer haven’t hit just yet, it still helps to know where the cool, sweet spots are around the neighborhood. 

If you haven’t discovered these points yet – and even if you have – enjoying them may just yield some of your finest ...

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June 6, 2019

South Bay Weekend: Enjoy Family Fun!

Summer is one of the best seasons for creating family memories, so let the fun begin right away! Here are some cool ways to enjoy the weekend together. 

Most children have never experienced that old-school drive-in movie theater experience, and now they can! The Roadium is hosting drive-in (all ...

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May 16, 2019

South Bay Weekend: Celebrate America!

Armed Forces Weekend celebrates its 60th year in Torrance this weekend, to honor and appreciate the men and women of America’s military, past and present.

Festivities launch on Friday, with an afternoon and evening concert performed by a military band at the James Armstrong Theatre. Also beginning on Friday ...

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May 3, 2019

Family-friendly Weekend Activities, May 3-5


It’s going to be another one of those partly-cloudy weekends - on the cool side - here by the sand, typical for May and June. If you’re not headed to the BeachLife Festival (livestreamed here), exploring some new family-friendly adventures might sound like a plan. Here are some really fun and ...

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April 8, 2019


Over the weekend of May 3-5, over 12,000 spectators are expected to converge in the King Harbor/Seaside Lagoon area, for the first-ever beachside music festival in the South Bay. Legends Brian Wilson, Ziggy Marley, and Willie Nelson headline the artists that will perform.

Event founders are entirely confident ...

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