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Celebrate Saturday at Holiday!

05.21.10

Holiday Salon is celebrating seven years as one of the hottest salons for hair and makeup in Costa Mesa with a big bash Saturday from 7 to 11 p.m. The festivities include a DJ, cocktails, photo booth, swag bags for the first 50 guests and raffling off gift baskets of hair care, skin care, and cosmetics. Some of their coveted hair care lines include Bumble and bumble, Kerastase, and Cool Grease. (Matt Sharkey, a Bay Area photographer will be installing for the event.) 369 E. 17th St. in Costa Mesa. 949.642.4040.



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Sunday’s Winery For Kids Event!

05.20.10

You can help improve the lives of at-risk youth in OC just by attending The Winery Restaurant & Wine Bar’s “Sunday in the Vineyard” fundraiser this Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. The wine-lover’s event features more than 60 premium wines to taste, unique and rare finds from international boutique wineries. The incredible selections include Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label, Caymus Cabernet, Hoopes Cabernet, Liparita Oakville Cabernet, PerryMoore Cabernet, Pahlmeyer Merlot, Turnbull Syrah, Stewart Cabernet and “The Prisoner” Red Blend.

Proceeds from the wine event will benefit local children’s charities through the Marconi Foundation for Kids and the Child Guidance Center

Guests will be treated to a live cooking station with The Winery’s Executive Chef and partner, Yvon Goetz, along with and extravagant live and silent auctions. Featured items for the live auction include a weekend wine country excursion: up to four guests will enjoy a two-night stay at Trinchero Family Estates in Napa; private estate tour and VIP tasting at Opus One Winery; and private estate tour and VIP tasting with owner/winemaker of Neal Family Vineyards. Includes airfare (up to $600 total); And, “a date night for a year” package includes dinner for two at 12 of OC’s top restaurants including, A Restaurant, Antonello, Fleming’s, Hush, Javier’s, LUCCA, Mastro’s, Morton’s, Prego Ristorante, Sorrento Grill, Watermarc and The Winery Restaurant & Wine Bar (will offset $150 for dinner at each restaurant). Find complete details of the event and more live auction items here.

Tickets for “Sunday in the Vineyard” are available for $125 per person, a portion of which is tax-deductible. Space is limited and tickets must be purchased in advance by calling the Marconi Foundation for Kids at 714.258.3001 or online here.

The Winery Restaurant & Wine Bar at The District in Tustin, 2647 Park Ave. in Tustin.



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TAKE A GREAT STRIDE!

05.11.10

The Great Strides Walk is the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s largest and most successful national fundraising event (in Orange County, the next walk is Saturday in Huntington Beach at the Bolsa Chica State Park.) If you’d like to get involved by making a donation, just go and hit the “Click to Donate” button. Your donation will be credited to team of Kim Daskas, a major supporter of Greer’s OC who has a family member with Cystic Fibrosis.

There is no outside or federal funding for the research and care so desperately needed, so your donation will be making a huge difference in extending the quality of life for those with CF.



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Tasty Anaheim!

05.10.10

Anaheim’s premier food, wine and music festival is Thursday from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m at the Anaheim GardenWalk. Sample foods from more than 50 restaurants participating in the 15th annual Taste of Anaheim including Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse,  Bubba Gumps, McCormick & Schmick’s Grille, Naples Ristorante, Tortilla Jo’s, Roy’s Hawaiian Fusion Cuisine, Mr. Stox Restaurant, and Alcatraz Brewing Co.
General admission $35 pre-sale; and $40 day of event. Children 5 and under free.

For a complete list of restaurants check online here.

321 W. Katella in Anaheim.


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