Friday's Calendar

June 02, 2011
  • SATURDAY: Peter Bjorn and John performs at Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. The 21-and-older show starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are $20. For more information, visit
SATURDAY: Peter Bjorn and John performs at Detroit Bar,…


Jazz Picnic

The Sailors Music Boosters of Newport Harbor High School present "Jazz Picnic Under the Bell Tower" from 6 to 8 p.m. at the campus, 600 Irvine Ave., Newport Beach. Meals are $7. Premium seating is available on the day and beforehand at A portion of the proceeds will benefit the music programs.


Home Business Expo

Seminars about setting up a home business and other topics will be at the Orange County Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. Admission is $10 at the door or $8 in advance online. Visit for more information.


The Home Entertainment Show

Audio and video equipment demonstrations will be at the Hilton Irvine/Orange County Hotel, 18800 MacArthur Blvd., Irvine. Start times vary each day. One-day passes are $15; three-day passes are $35. For more information, call (702) 242-4545 or visit




SCAPE, 2859 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, presents "Lux: Variations on a White Theme" that depicts artists exploring the various possibilities with tints of white. For more information, visit


'Emperor's New Clothes'

South Coast Repertory, as part of its Theatre for Young Audiences series, presents a musical version of "The Emperor's New Clothes." Tickets start at $18. For showtimes and more information, visit or call (714) 708-5555.

Pacific Symphony

Guest piano soloist Conrad Tao plays with the Pacific Symphony at 8 p.m. through Saturday night and at 3 p.m. Sunday for a "Classical Connections" concert. The program at the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall includes "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini" and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5. Tickets start at $25. Call (714) 755-5799 for more information or visit


Poker and Bunco Tournament

Costa Mesa United hosts a Texas Hold 'Em and Bunco tournament to benefit youth sports from 5:30 to 10 p.m. at Net Development, 3130 Airway Ave., Costa Mesa. For more information, call James Huffman at (714) 856-0571 or visit

Business Seminar

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