Local News


Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Peninsula Shopping Center will host a fun family-friendly Easter Celebration on Sunday, April 5th, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the drive aisle near La Salsa. The Easter Bunny will be available to visit and take selfies with children, so families are encouraged to bring their cameras. There will also be kids crafts, body glitter art, a live DJ, and balloon twisters. This event is FREE and open to the public. During the event, guests will also receive special coupons and be invited to participate in store giveaways.

West Side Story @ Palos Verdes Performing Arts
Apr 24 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
American Parkinson Disease Association Optimism Walk @ South Coast Botanic Garden
May 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am

The Southern California Optimism Walk for the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) will be held Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 9:00 AM at the South Coast Botanic Garden.

To register for the walk or to make a donation, go to www.apdaparkinson.org/ca

The Optimism Walk is a fun-filled fundraising event that offers a short non-competitive walk and an important opportunity for friends, families, and individuals living with Parkinson’s to take their passion and concern and turn it into a positive experience aimed to help end the devastation of Parkinson’s disease (PD). It’s a special day filled with inspiration, hope, and a great sense of community!

Register for free today and join hundreds of dedicated participants who will walk to raise critical funds and awareness of PD. Start a team for friends and family to join or sign up on your own.

South Bay Beer & Wine Festival 2020 @ Ernie Howlett Park
May 17 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Enjoy Unlimited Tasting from 100+ Restaurant, Craft Brewery, and Winery Participants. In our 7th year, the South Bay Beer & Wine festival attracts the best in wine, craft beer and foods from the entire southern California region and beyond.

“Arguably the best best craft beer festival within a 100 miles of the South Bay”—Lloyd Brown, The Craft Beer Guy

Ticket Pricing:

$79 General Admission for tastings from 100+ Participants. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Parking included.

$49 VIP Upgrade. Provides Additional access to VIP tent with exclusive Wines, Spirits and Food. Plus Premium parking location. Plus entry to Festival 1 hour early at 12 noon. Requires General Admission ticket.

Live music by “Detour,” silent auction, lots fun with great people. Invite your friends.

Pretzel Logic – A Steely Dan Revue @ Palos Verdes Street Fair
Jun 14 @ 3:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Champions for Children 2020 @ Postal code 90274, US
Jun 20 all-day

The Seventh Annual Champions for Children 5K TRAIL Run/Walk is presented by South Bay Children’s Health Center (SBCHC), a nonprofit organization and will take place at Ernie Howlett Park on Saturday, June 20, 2020.  The event will raise money for our South Bay Youth Project and our Dental Program, providing quality mental health and dental services for low-income, underserved or otherwise at-risk children, teens and young adults throughout the South Bay.  Expected attendance is 600 and participants can join either the 5K TRAIL Walk or 5K TRAIL Run on the beautiful course on the city equestrian and hiking trails.  Participants can register individually or gather a team together. The day is filled with family activities for children of all ages, vendor booths, a Kids Fun Run and a wonderful, healthy team spirit.Past event participants love the challenge and beauty of the trail, the opportunity to participate as a walker or runner with separate start times (Run starts at 8:00 AM; Walk starts at 9:00 AM), our family-friendly EXPO and the fabulous Finisher Medals!  Top finisher awards are also provided!  Parking is free and available on-site.  The run and the walk is timed by Pacific Coast Timing Company.