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10/15 - One more day ... today (Sunday) ... Seaside Highland Games -- 10/14 ... The premier Scottish Event on the Central California Coast. Here's what you'll experience ..... Large Men Throwing Stuff, Massed Pipebands, Scottish Fiddling Competition, Scottish Entertainers, Clan Tents, Children's Glen, British Food, Highland Re-enactments, Dancing, Darts Competition.
The Festival atmosphere will transport you to the Scotland of yesterday and of today and will lay before you the music, dance, games, food and drink of that great culture. Please come and enjoy!
Admission Tickets:
Adults (13-61 years) -- $20.00
Seniors (62+) & Military -- $17.00
Children (6-12) -- $5.00
Children 5 & under -- Free
... Presented by: Seaside Highland Games ... Venue: Ventura County Fa...
10/12 - Interested in Volunteering at the Museum of Ventura County? ... The Museum of Ventura County is looking for volunteers to help support the museum’s events and educational programs in the following areas: school tours, front desk services, special events, programs and in the research library. All prospective volunteers are invited to attend upcoming training workshops on Tuesdays,October 17, 24, 31, and November 7, 14, 21 from 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. The workshops will offer an overview of Ventura County history, museum history and collections, with training for tours and working with the public. For more information, contact Director of Education and Outreach Megan Gately at mgately@venturamuseum.org or (805) 653-0323 ext. 310.
10/11 - The Seaside Highland Games is this weekend! ... The premier Scottish Event on the Central California Coast. Here's what you'll experience ..... Large Men Throwing Stuff, Massed Pipebands, Scottish Fiddling Competition, Scottish Entertainers, Clan Tents, Children's Glen, British Food, Highland Re-enactments, Dancing, Darts Competition. We hope we have included all the information you need to persuade you to join us on the field during the second full weekend of each October.
If you don't find answers to your specific questions, please feel free to contact us through our" Contact Us" page. The Festival atmosphere will transport you to the Scotland of yesterday and of today and will lay before you the music, dance, games, food and drink of that great culture. Please c...
10/11 - Friday evening, a wee bit later ... A Scottish Evening! ... A Scottish Evening including buffet dinner, entertainment and fashion show. How do we wear the tartan? Let us count the ways. Join us for a sumptuous meal followed by handsome lads and lassies displaying both modern and ancient attire symbolizing the character and soul that is Scotland. With interludes of traditional and current Scottish music you'll be sure to enjoy the company of long time and newly formed friendships. The buffet line begins at 6:30 pm. ... Presented by: Seaside Highland Games ... Venue: Four Points Sheraton Hotel - Alexandra Room
10/11 - Friday early evening ... A Wee Dram - Whisky Tasting ... For an entertaining headstart to the games why not attend one or both of these two traditional activities Friday preceding the official opening of the games. An excellent beginning to an evening of food, fun, and entertainment is the opportunity to learn about and taste a variety of fine whiskys. We may not be serving our uisge in crystal or glass, but we'll be serving it nonetheless. Meet us for the camaraderie attending an appreciation of our national beverage. Slainte! ... Presented by: Seaside Highland Games ... Venue: Four Points Sheraton Hotel - Alexandra Room
10/4 - Ventura Raceway – California Lightning Sprints, Dwarf Cars, Senior Sprints, Focus Midgets - Saturday ... California Lightning Sprints, Dwarf Cars, Senior Sprints, Focus Midgets. Saturday 5:30 pm. ..... Gates open at 3 pm. ..... Admission $15 Adult; $11 Senior/Military/Students w/id; Kids under 12 - free. ..... Organizer: Jim Naylor (805) 985-5433 ... Presented by: Ventura County Fairgrounds ... Venue: Ventura County Fairgrounds
10/4 - Almost here ... The Seaside Highland Games ... Oct. 14-15 ... The premier Scottish Event on the Central California Coast. Here's what you'll experience ..... Large Men Throwing Stuff, Massed Pipebands, Scottish Fiddling Competition, Scottish Entertainers, Clan Tents, Children's Glen, British Food, Highland Re-enactments, Dancing, Darts Competition. We hope we have included all the information you need to persuade you to join us on the field during the second full weekend of each October.
If you don't find answers to your specific questions, please feel free to contact us through our" Contact Us" page. The Festival atmosphere will transport you to the Scotland of yesterday and of today and will lay before you the music, dance, games, food and drink of that great cult...
10/4 - Save the Date! “Speaking Of Ventura County” presents Tomás Sanchez – Why I Collect Chicano Art -- 11/14 ... Ventura College professor Tomás Sanchez has been a serious Chicano Art collector since the mid-1980s. Featured artists in his collection and this exhibit include Carlos Almaraz, Roberto Tito Delgado, Elsa Flores, Salomón Huerta, Leo Limón, Roberto Gil de Montes, Frank Romero and Patssi Valdez. At Ventura College Santa Paula, Sanchez teaches World History, Western Civilization History, United States History and Chicano History. This presentation will be a combination of art and history as it intersected during the Chicano Movement in southern California. $5 per session, MVC members free. Light refreshments will be served. ... Presented by: Museum of Ventura County ... Venue...
10/4 - This weekend ... Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show -- 10/6-8 ... Adventure awaits at the Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show in Ventura where shopping and entertainment combine for a fun-filled weekend. The Ventura County Fairground comes alive with hundreds of artisans showcasing more than 24,000 handcrafted originals, stage entertainment, a Kidzone, strolling performers, contests, a pumpkin patch, specialty foods, and more. Unique reigns supreme at the celebration revered as the west coast’s largest and finest indoor craft show. Exhibitors hail from throughout North America, specializing in “made in the USA” handcrafted items at affordable prices.
The festive fall-themed atmosphere makes exploring the array of exhibits an exciting discovery of beautiful jewe...
9/28 - Saturday at Ventura Raceway – Flat Track Motorcycles, Speedway Bikes, Quads ... Flat Track Motorcycles, Speedway Bikes, Quads. Saturday 5:30 pm. ..... Gates open at 3 pm. ..... Admission $15 Adult; $11 Senior/Military/Students w/id; Kids under 12 - free. ..... Organizer: Jim Naylor (805) 985-5433 ... Presented by: Ventura County Fairgrounds ... Venue: Ventura County Fairgrounds
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