Smut Peddlers album release show took place at the Observatory in Santa Ana on July 12. The Crowd, The Alley Cats, and 405 Pile Up also performed. All images by John Gilhooely.
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The Surfside Seventies vintage surfing competition took place in Sunset Beach on July 12. All images by John Gilhooley.See AlsoIncredible Surf Dog Competition 2014Doheny Surf Festival 2014Incredible Surf Dog Competition 2014
The Brew Hee Haw beer fest kicked off the OC Fair on July 11 &12. Breweries like Ritual, Beach City Brewery and Noble Ale Works offered tastings of their craft brews. All images by William Vo.See Also50 Beer Lovers We'd Like to Party WithOC Beer Festival 2014 @ the Phoenix Club
The Offspring with support of the Adolescents at The Pacific Amphitheater at opening day of The Orange County Fair. The Offspring, who have their humble beginnings in nearby Huntington Beach, performed their breakout album, Smash, in entirety, including many of their other radio hits to the...
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The Old Orange County Courthouse in Santa Ana will play host to a new exhibit, “Orange County Circa 1889,” which will feature historic photos taken 125 years ago documenting the founding era of Orange County. The exhibit runs July 14 through October 10. Here's a sampling of the photos on...
The Kush Expo medical marijuana show returned to the Anaheim Convention Center from July 5-6. All images by Ronnie Cote.See AlsoHot Kush Girl Contest @ Kush Expo 2013Scenes from Last Year's Kush Expo in Anaheim
Kelly Thomas, an unarmed mentally ill homeless man, was savagely beat to a pulp by six Fullerton police officers on July 5, 2011 and was taken off life support a few days later. Despite the fact ex-cops Manuel Ramos and Jay Cicinelli were found "not guilty" earlier this year, the community...
Rockstar Mayhem Festival brought wild bon fires and heavy metal acts to the San Manuel Amphitheater. Enjoy these photos from July 5.
All images by Sugarwolf.
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Rock icons KISS and Def Leppard both performed at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine on July 5. All images by Chris Victorio.See Also
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The Anime Expo presents North America's largest celebration of Japanese pop culture at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Enjoy these photos from June 3 to 6.
All images by Brian Erzen.
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The 17th annual Labyrinth of Jareth Masquerade Ball took place on the July 4th and 5th at the Park Plaza Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles. The night was full of surprises; an enchanting evening for all with entertainment behind every corner. Goofy goblins, dancing elementals, and puppets added to...