Saturday “Gayle on the Go!, Saturday, August 12th, 2017

Bowlmor AMF Centers celebrating by launching the first ever BOWLING EMOJI APP. Many of Long Beach’s best restaurants are offering a variety of food and drink specials until Sunday, August 13th. The zesty aroma of Hatch Chiles being roasted over an open flame, which you can smell from blocks away, is totally intoxicating! Enjoy! Each participating restaurant will offer a three-course menu priced at $15, $25, $35, $45, $55 or $65, either per participant with wine-pairing options at fine dining locations, or dinner for two priced at $25, $35, $45, $55 or $65, where participants share an appetizer, each enjoy their own entree, then share a dessert at more casual restaurants. • Anaheim: 711 S Weir Canyon Rd. -0-
World Famous Hatch Chiles from New Mexico
Roasting: Ralphs, Pasadena, 3601 East Foothill Boulevard
Roasting: Ralphs, Anaheim, 711 South Weir Canyon Road
Frieda’s Specialty Produce and Ralphs are bringing the authentic New Mexico Hatch Chile experience back to Southern California this August! There are new products, cat conversation, and of course, CATS. There is nothing like a chile roasting event. to 2 p.m. Local, national and international beauty experts are all in one location providing…beautiful information and demonstrations. It’s the BEAUTYCON FESTIVAL at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Where else would you find a huge metal tumbler full of chiles, roasting over jet-like flames? You COULD call it the Comic Con for cat lovers. Don’t forget you can always post your information on the KTLA Community Calendar. cases. We have been inspiring new food experiences for friends, families, and food lovers everywhere since 1962. Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News! -0-
5th Annual Beautycon Festival
Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles
This is where you can find the latest on looking good. Let’s learn something new! It’s absolutely necessary to check the website not only for ticket information, but for the huge schedule of jazz talent performing this weekend. Saturday, August 19th Plane Pull Fundraiser
Special Olympics Southern California
Long Beach Airport
2830 East Wardlow Road
Long Beach
Time is running out to register as an individual or a team for the Saturday, August 19th, 2017 Special Olympics Plane Pull fundraiser for Special Olympics Southern California. The deadline for your information is EVERY Tuesday 5pm. Heller’s appearance at Books and Cookies in Santa Monica is in honor of Saturday, World Elephant Day. Roasting Saturday August 12
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Free! Once you download it, you can locate a Bowlmor AMF Center near you for a free game of bowling! Here are some SATURDAY “GAYLE ON THE GO!” suggestions. To learn how to participate as an individual, team, or donate, please check the
PLEASE SEND YOUR INFORMATION TO: Please be sure to provide video with your request. Featuring restaurants both upscale and casual, along with mom-and-pop style eateries and a diverse selection of cuisines to choose from, you’ll be able to satisfy all of your food cravings. -0-
Long Beach Jazz Festival
Rainbow Lagoon Park
East Shoreline Drive
Long Beach
Beautiful Rainbow Lagoon Park is home to this weekend’s 30th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival. Frieda’s Specialty Produce, located in Los Alamitos in Orange County, is a distributor of exotic fruits and gourmet vegetables. Foothill Blvd. and 25 lbs. -0-
“Elephants” by Author Rebecca Heller
Book Reading & Signing@ Noon
Book and Cookies
2309 Main Street
Santa Monica
Meet author Rebecca Heller as her book reading and book signing for her new children’s book ELEPHANTS. BoldPas: An Art Takeover of Old Pasadena @ Noon
Throughout Old Pasadena
626 356 9725
Free to the public is BOLDPAS, a one day intersection of design, architecture, art, history and public space featuring one dozen site-specific art installations in Old Pasadena’s historic pedestrian alleyways. Fresh chiles are also available by the pound. This year’s events are every weekend in August from 8 a.m. Hatch Chiles are only grown in the Mesilla Valley around Hatch, New Mexico, and only available fresh from August to September. Please enable Javascript to watch this video

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Dine LBC (Formerly Long Beach Restaurant Week)
Various Long Beach Locations
This is the last weekend to enjoy what was previously known as Long Beach Restaurant Week, Dine LBC. Visit: for schedule and recipe ideas, and follow us on social media #RalphsHatch. Let’s do something interesting! -0-
Pasadena Convention Center
300 East Green Street
Also in Pasadena, at the Pasadena Convention Center, CATCON. (Or as some of our Hatch chile fans call it a New Mexican Christmas, or a “Hatch-mas”!) The robust, spicy flavor of the Hatch Chiles makes it a beloved pepper. -0-
World Elephant Day Celebration
Los Angeles Zoo
5333 Zoo Drive
Los Angeles
323 644 4200
World Elephant Day is also celebrated at the Los Angeles Zoo, where visitors can see the state-of-the-art ELEPHANTS OF ASIA exhibit, participate in the elephant barn tours and witness demonstrations of daily enrichment activities. Freshly roasted Hatch Chiles are available in 10 lbs. at select Ralphs locations from the Valley all the way down to San Diego. Here’s the link:
Make it a great Saturday! -0-
National Bowling Day
Bowl for Free on National Bowling Day
Bowlmor Santa Monica
234 Pico Boulevard
Santa Monica