2015 V3con Digital Media Conference (6/27) & Opening Awards Reception (6/26)

2015-06-17 11_53_35-New notificationA gala awards reception will open the 2015 V3 Digital Media Conference on Friday, June 26, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Comcast NBC Universal.

The conference will bring together online journalists, bloggers, social media professionals, film/TV professionals, comic book enthusiasts, community organizers and activists, photographers, podcasters, and more; honorees Joe Zee of Yahoo Style, Dao Nguyen of BuzzFeed, and Randall Park of ABC’s hit show “Fresh Off the Boat” will also be in attendance.

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626 Night Market Brings More Special Events & Highlights Than Ever

2626 Night Market features over 200 food, merchandise, crafts, arts, games, music, and entertainment attractions in one jam-packed weekend of festivities that appeals to all ages. 626 Night Market aims to unite and empower the community by serving as a platform for showcasing local entrepreneurs, businesses, artists, and talent.o (1)

2015 Dates:
Friday & Saturday, August 7 & 8: 4pm–1am
Sunday, August 9: 4pm–11pm

Friday & Saturday, September 4 & 5: 4pm–1am
Sunday, September 6, 4pm–1am (Labor Day extended hours)

Admission is $3 and parking is free; children 6 and under get in free. The event will feature over 200 food, merchandise, crafts, arts, games, music, and entertainment attractions. View the complete vendor directory at

www.626nightmarket.com

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Long Beach Grand Cru Preview

COUNTRY’S ONLY NON-PROFIT WINE COMPETITION MOVES TO NEW LOCATION FOR 21st ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
International Grand Cru and Culinary Tasting Benefits Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
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LONG BEACH, CA – July 8, 2015 — The Long Beach Grand Cru, the country’s only non-profit wine competition, benefiting Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles and its partnership with The Children’s Clinic in Long Beach will celebrate its 21st anniversary in a new location — the lush 87-acre South Coast Botanic Garden, with an evening of wine, food, one-of-a-kind silent auction and live music onSaturday, Aug. 8 from 6 pm – 9 pm at 26300 Crenshaw Blvd. in Palos Verdes Peninsula. (more…)

OC Wine Crawl

occrawlCalling all wine lovers: Join us for OC Crawl’s monthly kick off event Wine Crawl-Santa Ana, on Wednesday, July 22nd!

Let OC Crawl take you on a fantastic tour of downtown Santa Ana’s vibrant community where you’ll be guided to 5 unique wine destinations about every half hour.

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Food Fest at OC Night Market 2015

downloadThis is the 2nd year which OC Night Market returned back to the OC Fairgrounds, this was a fun weekend event which friends and families were able to enjoy an Asian themed food fair from May 8-10th. This year’s event was much better organized than last years, the food vendors were in the same area & wasn’t so spread out as it was before.collage1

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OC Summer Fest 2015

11033869_10153281308716967_8983834777444683978_nSummer Fest is a premier summertime celebration of OC Weekly’s Summer Guide and Orange County music and beach culture! Join us this June for an all-day reggae concert, vendor village with games and shopping, food trucks, beach sports and cocktail samples.

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