Here it is the peak of summer and it won’t be long until kids are back in school. There are lots of great events in and around Canyon Lake this weekend for kids, adults, and especially music lovers. Get out and enjoy!
It’s time for the annual Kid’s Fishing Derby again at Holiday Harbor. Bring the kids out and see who can hook the biggest fish. There will be awards, food, instruction and a full day of fun for the whole family. Registration is from 6:00 am – 8:00 am at Holiday Harbor. Check the Friday Flyer for more details.
Friday nights at the Country Club and Friday and Saturday nights at the Lighthouse feature great 2 for $20 dollar menus. You get soup or salad, entrée, and dessert for 2 people – it’s pretty hard to be for a cheap date night. There’s usually a little bit of on stage entertainment as well including the band “Luv Bucket” tonight at the Country Club.
National Night Out Menifee | Saturday 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm
An event designed to promote community involvement and awareness. Police and firefighters will be on hand to provide information on crime prevention and safety. There will be a police K-9 demonstration and picnic. Activities are planned at La Ladera Park 2:00 – 4:00 and Discovery Park 5:00 – 7:00.
311 at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre | 7:00 pm Friday
Catch this one-of-a-kind rock band from Omaha perform some of their best hits like “Amber”, “Love Song”, and “Down” among others. Also hitting the stage tonight with 311 are Cypress Hill and G.Love & Special Sauce. Should be a rowdy night for all you rockers and rappers out there. Tickets are available online for $19.50 and up.
Del Mar Gourmet Food Truck Festival | Saturday 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Bring your appetite for this 3rd annual event that features over 50 food trucks all in one place. There will also be over 60 craft beers to enjoy with your food in addition to other beverages offered by vendors.
San Diego Padres vs. New York Yankees | Friday 7:10pm, Saturday 5:40 pm, Sunday 1:10pm
Since you’re going to San Diego to feed your face, why not swing over to Petco Park and catch a ball game? The Yankees flew a long way for this series so go check ’em out Friaday, Saturday, or Sunday.
Styx at Orange County Fair | Friday 8:15pm
The OC fair has been in full swing at the Costa Mesa Fairgrounds for almost a month and the musical entertainment has been top notch this year. This weekend you can catch Styx with Tommy Shaw and the boys at the Pacific Amphitheatre. Since 1999, Styx has been touring almost continuously and have performed live more than all of the previous years. There are also 3 great tribute band performances this weekend honoring Sublime, Pink Floyd and The Beatles. Check the Fair website for official times, tickets and info.
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