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2Day in the SCV: Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010

Posted: October 22, 2010 10:06 p.m.
Updated: October 23, 2010 4:55 a.m.
 

Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.

Reunion with tree-sitter
What:
Meet John Quigley, who spent 71 days in the 400-year-old oak tree Old Glory, and participate in nature hikes, art activities and more. Bring a picnic lunch.
When:
10 a.m. meet-and-greet, noon lunch and 1 p.m. family-friendly activities
Where:
Pico Canyon Park, 25255 Pico Canyon Road, Stevenson Ranch 91381
Contact:
(310) 927-3013

Marching Band Field Show
What:
Hart High School hosts its annual Hart Rampage field show tournament, featuring 32 high school bands from across the state. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and students. Children get in free.
When:
All day
Where:
Cougar Stadium, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355
Contact:
Paul Cardey at (818) 266-4120

Make a Difference with Jersey Mike’s
What:
All five locations of Jersey Mike’s Subs will donate 10 percent of their proceeds to Help the Children.
When:
All day
Where:
25660 The Old Road, Stevenson Ranch; 23872 Copper Hill Drive, Valencia; 26510 Bouquet Canyon Road, Santa Clarita; 31765 Castaic Road, Castaic; 18632 Soledad Canyon Road, Canyon Country
Contact:
(661) 702-8852

Holiday boutique
What:
The Santa Clarita Emblem Club #459 hosts a holiday boutique and bake sale featuring more than 50 vendors, a silent auction and more. Proceeds benefit Emblem charities.
When:
10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Where:
17766 Sierra Highway, Santa Clarita 91351
Contact:
(661) 313-3972 or d4d25@aol.com

Zombie March
What:
Brave New World Comics hosts its Zombie March to Heritage Haunt. Bring a canned food item which will be donated to the SCV Food Pantry.
When:
Registration at noon and walk is at 6 p.m.
Where:
22722 Lyons Ave., Suite 6, Newhall 91321
Contact:
(661) 259-4745

Philippines National Heroes workshop
What:
Learn about the Philippines’ historical heroes, learn conversational Tagalog, listen to stories of Lola Basyang and Kundiman songs.
When: N
oon to 5 p.m.
Where:
Valencia Library, 23743 Valencia Blvd., Valencia 91355
Contact:
(661) 253-1825

Oldies and Goodies Car Show
What:
Family-friendly car show with food, beverages, Kids Zone and live music. Admission is $15 for adults, $5 for kids.
When:
4-10 p.m.
Where:
Saugus Speedway, 22500 Soledad Canyon Road, Saugus 91350
Contact:
Jennifer Pham at (949) 218-0866

‘The Roast of Oscar and Tony’
What:
A one-night performance featuring songs and scenes from Oscar and Tony award-winning shows and movies. Tickets cost $35; only 81 are available. All proceeds benefit the REP.
When:
7-10:30 p.m.
Where:
Repertory East Playhouse, 24266 Main St., Newhall 91321
Contact:
(661) 288-0000

Light the Night Walk
What:
Festival and walk hosted by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Register at www.lightthenight.org/los.
When:
5 p.m. registration with walk at 7 p.m.
Where:
Bridgeport Park, 23520 Bridgeport Lane, Valencia 91355
Contact:
Breeana Garrett at (310) 846-4731

Charity poker tournament
What:
Fourth annual Texas Hold ’Em Not Hassle ’Em poker tournament benefiting SCV Youth Project. Buy-in costs $100-125.
When:
5 p.m. registration, 6 p.m. tournament
Where:
Tournament Players Club, 26550 Heritage View Lane, Valencia 91355
Contact:
(661) 257-9688 or www.HelpNotHassle.org

Beatlemania
What:
The Helen LaPrairie Band plays The Beatles all night long.
When:
8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Where:
Valencia Wine Company, 24300 Town Center Drive, Suite 105, Valencia 91355
Contact:
(661) 254-9300

Heritage Haunt
What:
Lots of spooky settings and events to check out, including the Haunted Indian Trail, a real haunted house, a hayride and more.
When:
Every Friday and Saturday through Oct. 31 at 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Where:
Hart Park, 24151 Newhall Ave., Newhall 91321
Contact:
(661) 254-1275 or www.scvhaunt.com

The Wild Beast concert
What:
California Institute of the Arts kicks off its inaugural The Wild Beast Concert Series with the concert, Strauss, Mozart and Gabrieli Under the Stars. Free admission.
When:
7 p.m.
Where:
The Wild Beast Pavillion, 24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia 91355
Contact:
www.calarts.edu/wild-beast

Halloween dance party
What:
Inca Bistro hosts its Halloween
dance party. Costs $10 and includes salsa dancing lessons and a drink ticket, free with dinner ordered before 9 p.m. Wear a costume if you dare.
When:
9:15-11:30 p.m.
Where:
Inca Bistro, 22896 Copper Hill Drive, Saugus 91350
Contact:
(661) 618-0115

Music at Vu Ultra Bar
What:
The Vu Ultra Bar in Newhall hosts live music. DJs every night of the week with karaoke on Tuesdays.
When:
Mondays and Wednesdays from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where:
22505 8th St., Newhall 91321
Contact:
(661) 255-7833

Music at Vincenzo’s Pizza
What:
Vincenzo’s Pizza in Newhall hosts live bluegrass music on Saturdays and rock, blues or jazz on Sundays.
When:
Saturdays from 7:30-10:30 p.m.; Sundays from 5-8 p.m.
Where:
24504 Lyons Ave., Newhall 91321
Contact:
(661) 259-6733

 ‘Best Little Whorehouse in Texas’
What:
The latest musical comedy production by COC’s Theatre Department. Parental discretion advised for children under 13. Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for students and seniors.
When:
Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m. through Oct. 24
Where:
Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355

‘The Mousetrap’
What:
The Master’s College Theatre Arts presents its production of Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap.” Tickets cost $10-12.
When:
Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m.; Sunday at 2:30 p.m. through Oct. 23
Where:
The Master’s College Recital Hall, 21726 Placerita Canyon Road, Newhall 91321
Contact:
Box office at (661) 362-2255 or www.masters.edu/theatre

Fright Fest
What:
This year’s Fright Fest features a new maze, scare zone, Rock ‘n’ Roll show and more. Kids can enjoy the Trick or Treat Trail, Kid Scaryoke and Looney Tunes Harvest Festival.
When:
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 31
Where:
Six Flags Magic Mountain, 16101 Magic Mountain Parkway, Valencia 91355
Contact:
(661) 255-4111 or www.sixflags.com

Game of the Day
Who:
Santa Clarita Christian vs. Faith Baptist
What:
The undefeated Cardinals take on the nation’s No. 1 8-man football team
When:
1:30 p.m.
Where:
Faith Baptist football field, 7644 Farralone Ave., Canoga Park, 91304

2day in history
Today is Saturday, Oct. 23, the 296th day of 2010. There are 69 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 23, 1983, 241 U.S. service members, most of them Marines, were killed in a suicide truck-bombing at Beirut International Airport in Lebanon; a near-simultaneous attack on French forces killed 58 paratroopers.

Ten years ago: Secretary of State Madeleine Albright held groundbreaking talks in North Korea with communist leader Kim Jong Il.

Five years ago: Warsaw’s conservative mayor, Lech Kaczynski, won Poland’s presidential runoff vote.

One year ago: President Barack Obama declared the swine flu outbreak a national emergency.

2day's birthdays
Movie director Philip Kaufman is 74. Soccer great Pele is 70. Actor Michael Rupert is 59. Movie director Ang Lee is 56. Country singer Dwight Yoakam is 54. Community activist Martin Luther King III is 53. Movie director Sam Raimi is 51. Parodist “Weird Al” Yankovic is 51. Rock musician Robert Trujillo is 46. . Country singer Jimmy Wayne is 38. Rock musician Eric Bass (Shinedown) is 36. Actor Ryan Reynolds is 34. Actress Briana Evigan is 24.

California Lottery
Mega Millions

2-7-18-32-53 Mega: 18
Draw date: Friday, Oct. 22
Jackpot: $101 million

SuperLotto
11-24-27-36-43 Mega: 9
Draw date: Wednesday, Oct. 20
Jackpot: $10 million

Fantasy 5
9-14-17-21-29
Draw date: Friday, Oct. 22

Daily 4
7-3-2-0
Draw date: Friday, Oct. 22

Daily 3
Midday: 4-3-8
Evening: 5-3-3
Draw date: Friday, Oct. 22

Daily Derby
1st: 11 Money Bags
2nd: 04 Big Ben
3rd: 02 Lucky Star
Race time: 1:47.00
Draw date: Friday, Oct. 22

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