8/22/2017

The HATCH is Back at The Habit Burger Grill

The Habit Restaurant, Inc. is continuing its commitment to help end childhood hunger in America by partnering with No Kid Hungry for a third year. This year, The Habit has a goal of raising $400,000, for a three-year grand total of $1,000,000. This equates to 10 million meals to children who face hunger.

One in six kids in the U.S. struggles with hunger. The Habit Burger Grill, together with its loyal guests, is committed to changing this. The Habit will be collecting donations for No Kid Hungry and offering guests who donate $2 or more to the No Kid Hungry campaign a free Charburger with cheese certificate, good on a return visit now through the end of September.
“We are thrilled to have The Habit Burger Grill participate in their third Dine Out for No Kid Hungry promotion this fall,” said Diana Hovey, Senior Vice President of Dine Out for No Kid Hungry. “Their commitment and support over the past two years has been astounding and has helped us make great strides in helping end child hunger in the United States.”

“At The Habit we are committed to providing quality meals, and for millions of Americans, especially children, those meals don’t always come easily. That’s why supporting No Kid Hungry is so important to us. We know that with the support of our loyal guests, we can make a difference. We want to give something back to the communities we serve as well as those who support our efforts,” said Russ Bendel, CEO of The Habit Burger Grill.

Last year The Habit contributed over $400,000 to No Kid Hungry, providing more than 4 million meals to kids in need.


The Habit Burger is exploring the delicious tastes of Hatch Chiles through the return of their seasonal Hatch Chile menu. Featuring a delicious Grilled Hatch and Pepper Jack Charburger, a Grilled Hatch and Golden Chicken Salad, and a Grilled Hatch and Pepper Jack Chicken Sandwich, the seasonal menu serves up a variety of tasty options for everyone to enjoy. 

“Our hope is to continue to grow our support and help more kids across the country,” added Bendel.

On August 21, Habit Burger Grill and No Kid Hungry executives will ring the NASDAQ closing bell to call attention to the issue of childhood hunger in America and kickoff this year’s National Dine Out for No Kid Hungry campaign.

For a third year, The Habit is continuing its fight against childhood hunger in partnership with No Kid Hungry. On Aug. 29, the Habit is kicking off a fundraiser, offering guests who donate $2 or more a free charburger. Last year The Habit raised more than $400,000 that provided more than four million meals for kids in need, and have set a $400,000 goal for this year.


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8/21/2017

New and Exciting! San Andreas 4-D Experience at Madame Tussauds Hollywood!


Welcome to Madame Tussauds Hollywood!

Experience the real glamour and elegance of Hollywood. Immerse yourself in its history, culture and "meet" the famous and infamous on iconic film sets. If you want to experience making movies, star in them or join our action heroes in saving the world, then Madame Tussauds has the perfect part for you!



New and Exciting! San Andreas 4-D Experience is a heart-racing, non-stop adventure that will keep you on the edge-of-your-seat from start to finish. When the infamous San Andreas Fault gives way, it triggers the largest California earthquake in history. Jump right into the action as a search and rescue helicopter pilot, played by Dwayne Johnson, and his estranged wife avoid the massive destruction of California to save their only daughter. Will they make it in time and survive the ground opening beneath them, collapsing bridges and buildings, and even a tsunami? San Andreas 4-D Experience features outstanding effects both on-screen and in-theater that will leave you breathless!



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The 2nd Annual Southern California Boat Show



September 28th - October 1st, 2017 at Docks at San Pedro’s Cabrillo Way Marina in Los Angeles Harbor *The newest boats, the finest brokerage vessels, interactive seminars and demonstrations*
Whether you’re a buyer, a seller, or a boating enthusiast, the SoCal Boat Show offers the best of boating for Southern California.

Southern California Boat Show
Show Dates – Thursday, September 28; Friday, September 29; Saturday, September 30 and Sunday, October 1.
Show Hours – Thursday, noon - 7pm; Friday & Saturday, 10am-7pm; and Sunday, 10am-5pm.
Admission – $15, $5 off with military ID, and kids 12 and under get in free.
AddressCabrillo Way Marina is located at 2500 Miner St., San Pedro CA 90731
Stay in the loop by visiting www.SoCalBoatShow.com


The Southern California Boat Show made waves after its inaugural
event last fall, and is returning to showcase the latest power and sailboat models, plus a variety of
accessories, electronics, engines, gear and services. The 4-day event will feature some of L.A.’s best
gourmet food trucks, a beer garden and daily interactive seminars on a variety of topics.
From trawlers, cruisers, sportfishers, sailboats, catamarans, motoryachts, dockage, tenders, to
paddleboards, The SoCal Boat Show has expanded its’ exhibitor base and educational roster by accommodating more than 60 exhibitors with specialties across the entire maritime gamut: from sailing lessons to marine finance to yacht brokerage—even custom mattresses for a sea-worthy night’s sleep.

“The SoCal Boat Show is an all-in-one event for any present or future boat owner,” said Duncan McIntosh, CEO of the SoCal Boat Show. “In addition to growing the number of boats and increased bulk dryland space to 32,000 square feet, we also added personalized concierge services including a guest dock and water taxis for this year’s show.”

Los Angeles Harbor is one of the busiest container ports in the world, serving more than 22 million local customers yearly and reaching an upwards of $300 billion in annual trade. “Along with the notoriety of Los Angeles Harbor, it also features a water depth of 53’, creating an in-water playground of the best yachts and biggest vessels showcased on the West Coast,” said McIntosh.
The Los Angeles Maritime Institute will feature an iconic vintage brigantine, and the USS Iowa battleship will offer guests $5 discounts off their tickets with their boat show receipt and/or wristband. There will also be discount coupons to the show at LA Harbor’s Fleetweek on Labor Day Weekend.

Throughout the weekend, guests will enjoy a myriad of gourmet food trucks, along with a beer garden hosted
by the San Pedro Brewing Company. New this year is the In-Water Dock Lounge which will be serving up a
variety of items off the grill.
For the latest in show features, seminar schedules and dealer information, visit www.SoCalBoatShow.com


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8/14/2017

Yogurtland ‘s Newest Scratch-Made Flavors


Share Deliciousness and Hope with Every Cup

-Featuring New Hope Cup to Support Charities And
Two Limited Edition 3D Collectable Spoons -

Inspired by delicious desserts from around the world, Yogurtland’s newest flavors are a way to continue to enjoy all of life’s favorite moments while providing hope for those less fortunate. Along with a line-up of five new delicious, handcrafted flavors, Yogurtland is introducing a “Hope Cup” where guests can help support Yogurtland Cares and charities that support children and women in need.

Before embarking on their flavor journey, guests will decide to fill an original Yogurtland cup or for an extra $1 they can choose the Hope Cup to fill with their handcrafted flavors and topping choices. All proceeds from the Hope Cups will equally benefit the following three Yogurtland Cares supported charities:

- Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals – Providing treatment, comfort and hope to millions of sick kids and their families.

- Exodus Cry – Assisting and empowering victims of exploitation around the world.

- Rescuing Lives – Rescuing and caring for widows and orphaned children in poverty stricken areas around the world.
“At Yogurtland, we are grateful for the support our guests show us every day, and we feel it is important for us to share that support and become a beacon of hope for others. Our new Hope Cup will allow us to team up with our fans and provide needed support for children and women in less fortunate circumstances,” said Chad Bailey, senior director of marketing, Yogurtland.
The new promotional flavors, available from August 7 to October 1, give froyo lovers the chance to explore new delicious yogurt combinations and pairings while collecting two special edition spoons. For the first time, Yogurtland is offering three-dimensional spoons. These specially designed spoons reflect the theme of hope with a bright yellow sunflower shape and a charming pink flowerpot shape.

Additionally, Yogurtland is offering two promotional toppings - coconut caramel cookies, available August 7, and chocolate covered sunflower seeds, available, September 4. The five delectable promotional flavors are:

- Blissful Banana Toffee Pie- Available August 7 and inspired by the English dessert ‘banofee pie,’ this flavor will have froyo lovers enjoying every spoonful. By combining real bananas with a toffee base and adding hints of graham cracker and shortbread, this tasty froyo perfectly captures the spirit of this popular, decadent dessert pie.

- Molten Lava Cake Gelato- Beginning August 7, guests can enjoy this flavor that derives its taste from the French classic soufflĂ©. This flavor exemplifies a perfect chocolate cake, mixing cocoa and shortbread cookie creating every chocolate lover’s dream flavor.

- Spicy Sweet Chili Mango Sorbet- Guests will be able to explore this tasty treat beginning August 21. As a tribute to the popular combination in Mexico, this flavor brings together Alphonso mango with hints of red chili and lemon flavors. This refreshing flavor delivers the perfect balance of sweet and spice in every spoonful.

- Simply Sublime Pear Tart- Reminiscent of the Asian pear, this scratch-made flavor will be offered in stores beginning September 4. Starting with a pear puree made with Bartlett pears, this flavor mimics sweet, fresh, and ripe in every spoonful. This tart based flavor will have froyo enthusiasts feeling as though they are biting into a deliciously ripe pear.

- Perfectly Roasted Pistachio Almond- Starting September 18, this no sugar added pistachio almond yogurt will have froyo fans satisfied without the added guilt. Incorporating roasted pistachio butter and real almond butter, this flavor provides the perfect nutty combination that will be sure to please all yogurt lovers.

Yogurtland’s flavorologists are continually seeking craveable flavors that keep fans loving their experience. Yogurtland owns its own dairy and by controlling the frozen yogurt making process, the company can deliver the highest quality flavors, setting new standards for millions of fans.

All of Yogurtland’s flavors meet the National Yogurt Association Criteria for “live and active culture frozen yogurt” and are produced in a kosher-certified facility. Yogurtland features non-fat and low-fat yogurt flavors as well as non-dairy and no sugar added choices while using milk that does not contain antibiotics or added hormones. Fruit flavors are fortified with Vitamin C for an extra boost.

Presently Yogurtland has more than 320 locations across the U.S., Australia, Guam, Singapore, Thailand, Venezuela and Dubai. Flavors are always subject to creative change and popular demand. For more information, visit http://www.yogurt-land.com or http://www.facebook.com/yogurtland.



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8/07/2017

Brick Fest Live! 8/26-27



LEGO LOVERS UNITE! Cali Julz says...No matter how old you are creating with Lego's never goes out of style!

August 26-27 in Pasadena, The Brick Fest Live LEGO Fan Experience is filled with hands-on attractions and activities built to inspire, educate, and entertain.

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Enjoy an amazing LEGO world where you can marvel at giant creations and even build some of your own.

The Brick Fest Live LEGO Fan Experience provides a venue for LEGO lovers of all sizes to celebrate, build new creations, and see some truly mind-blowing LEGO sculptures to help set the imagination free.

Attractions Include:
  • The Brick Show Experience: Meet popular YouTube LEGO show hosts from The Brick Show and be featured on in an upcoming video.
  • Brick Fest Derby: Build and race your custom built LEGO derby car down one of our 35-foot long timed tracks!
  • Collaborative Building Activities: Contribute to large-scale mystery floor mosaic.
  • Inspiration Stations: Add to existing LEGO cities and make them your own by building custom creations.
  • Video Game Arena: Have a favorite LEGO video game? Come challenge your family or make new friends in the Brick Fest Gaming Arena playing your favorite LEGO title head to head.
  • Mini Golf: A miniature golf course built to inspire! Take your game to the next level on the Brick-Links.
  • Brick Fest Theater Trivia & Entertainment: Participate in LEGO trivia all while taking a break from what will be an overwhelming amount of awesome!
  • Mosaics: Using a colorful variety of LEGO bricks, build a piece of art to proudly display for other attendees.
  • Shopping: Find new, vintage, rare, and custom LEGO sets and merchandise from one of the many merchants in attendance.


WHERE/WHEN:Sat, Aug 26, 2017, 9:00 AM - Sun, Aug 27, 2017, 6:00 PMPasadena Convention Center300 E Green StPasadena, CA 91101
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8/06/2017

Long Beach Comic Con September 2-3, 2017






Comic Books, Cosplay, Action Figures, Anime & Manga, Gaming. Whatever your geek we got it! 







Long Beach Comic Con and the Long Beach Comic Expo are annual events held at the Long Beach Convention Center. They are celebrations of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators and creators of all types of pop culture. 

At Long Beach Comic Con & Long Beach Comic Expo you'll find exhibitors promoting and selling all types of related products, as well as entertaining and educational programs, guest signings and meet & greet sessions with celebrities. 

For more specific information about the show, please check out 




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8/02/2017

Redondo Lobster Festival Sept. 22-24


The Redondo Beach Lobsters are Back for Their 22nd Year in 2017! 
Friday, September 22 | Saturday, September 23 | Sunday September 24

Hosted by the Redondo Beach Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau, this year's Lobster Festival will be rockin' with More to Sea featuring more food, more music, more fun and more sun! This waterfront festival will serve fresh Maine lobster dinners, plus our very own Steak and Lobster Dinners featuring Certified Angus Beef ® Center-Cut New York Strip Steak and Maine Lobster Tail or a stand-alone 12 oz. Certified Angus Beef ® Center-Cut New York Strip Steak dinner. Buy tickets online.





Redondo Beach’s Lobster Festival takes over the beautiful Seaside Lagoon on the harbor in late September. Offering three full days of fun, this annual event has become one of Southern California’s focal points for food, live music and entertainment. For 20 years, over 15,000 excited guests from all over Southern California return year after year.



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ScareLA




GET READY TO ScareLA!

Celebrate Halloween early with thousands of LA’s monsters, creeps and spooks.





WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT:
200,000 sq. ft. of Halloween mayhem in the middle of the SoCal summer
Curated collection of 250+ exhibitors showcasing scary goods & services
Celebrity and expert panels on the haunt business & horror entertainment
Sneak peaks and unveils of the most anticipated local haunts & events
Performances by horror theatre companies and musicians
Professional demos of makeup, set building, costuming & animatronics
Hands-on workshops taught by top industry professionals for all ages
Screenings of over 75 original horror films, documentaries & shorts
Mini-haunts, interactive experiences, games, roaming monsters, cosplay 
and MORE!

All ages and creatures welcome!

Featuring:
  • Haunted Houses 
  • VR & AR Horror Experiences 
  • Circus & Freak Show 
  • Music & Games 
  • Dark Theatre 
  • Slider Shows & more! 


WHO WE ARE:
We are a proud community of artists, creators, and entrepreneurs who share a love for Halloween, horror, and immersive entertainment. Together we give the SoCal scare industry a voice to be heard world-wide. ScareLA is created in Los Angeles for fans of all ages.

ScareLA is a proud supporter of the #SaveLACougars Campaign
JOIN THE MONSTERS AT THE LA CONVENTION CENTER, WEST HALL IN DTLA!

Over 200,000 sq.ft. of mayhem awaits…



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7/29/2017

Flowerchild Family Arts & Music Festival Sept. 17th




On Sunday, September 17th, join us for Flowerchild Family Arts & Music Festival, a new music and arts themed, family event presented by Munchkin.

This all-ages event invites parents and children to enjoy entertainment and activities in the beautiful Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California.





Discover the newest trends in popular baby brands at the region's soon-to-be most popular family music and arts festival. Stick around for a variety of engaging activities for children in the outdoor Munchkin Activity Village, an indoor vendor filled shopping village and live music. 

Also on-site will be the Great Parks Farmers Market with some amazing food trucks for an additional cost. Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. 

This years celebration will kick off Sunday, September 17th 10am and continues until 3pm.

Included in the $10 ticket price are activities such as face painting, magical arts & crafts, multiple themed photo booths, fairytale story time, family yoga, an outdoor learning area, My Gym play area, Pretend City play area, bubbles and more! 10% of all ticket sales will benefit the non-profit Moms Orange County.

Parents can treat themselves with chiropractic, massage, mini mommy makeovers, nail polish changes and braids all included in the ticket price. 

For convenience there is also a nursing lounge with free products from Laniosh. Festival goers can learn about baby wearing, children's asthma and allergy warning signs at the educational booth. 

The festival features local and regional musician performances. A vendor village will feature products from some of the top baby brands along with supporting smaller local businesses. 

Plus, the first 100 festival goers (with purchase of festival tickets) will receive a free give bag filled with amazing goodies such as a pass to Pretend City, products from Munchkin, Luv2Nosh, MAM, Laniosh, Lolliland. There will be amazing giveaways throughout the day for best dressed boho inspired flowerchild.  



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