Looking for something fun to do around the South Bay area? Look no further! Here are five awesome events happening in the area that you must check out.


South Bay Escape Room: Mortuary Mystery


If you enjoy puzzles, riddles, word games, and crime scene investigation TV shows then you will definitely love this event. The South Bay Escape room is located in the basement of the Volunteer Center’s historic, Old Torrance building, which so happens to be a real former mortuary. Perfect setting for this fictional fun, spooky, and of a kind fundraiser. You will have 60 minutes to solve the puzzle and find the clue to escape the room.

When: Five weeks only! September 28 to October 29,  from 4 – 5 PM

Location: 1230 Cravens Avenue, Torrance, CA

For ticket and more info: www.volcenter.org/escaperoom


Maybe Partying Will Help


The Pacific Coast Art Gallery is hosting the opening party of “Maybe Partying will Help.” An art gallery featuring the new paintings and vinyl artwork of the husband and wife duo Lori Herbst and Chris Shary from Northern California. Lori is an incredible textile artist who makes one of a kind pieces using vinyl.  She will be releasing many new retro surf/beach pieces, as well as vinyl art of The Clash, Wonder Woman, and Farrah Fawcett. Chris is famous for his rock portraits (Debbie Harry, Iggy Pop, Henry Rollins) and his Milo artwork for the Descendents. The gallery will be featuring his rock portraits as well as his paintings. There will also be an open bar sponsored by Abigaile restaurant.

When: September 30 – October 31, from 7:30 – 10 PM

Location: 205 Pier Avenue, Hermosa Beach, CA


The Dudes’ Brewing Co. three-year anniversary party


The Dudes’ Brewing Co. in Torrance is celebrating their three-year anniversary on September 30, and they want you to join them! Attendance will be free and the first 100 guests to arrive will receive a Commemorative Anniversary Glass. There will be raffle prizes and food all day! And for those who happen to be into yoga and beer Dudes’ Brewing Co. will be debuting the first class of a whole new Yoga and Beer program before the party starts. Check in at 10:15 AM, class starts at 10:30 AM and lasts one hour, and includes a pint. RSVP for Yoga here: http://bit.ly/BeerYogaParty

When: September 30, from 3 – 6PM

Location: The Dudes’ Brewing Co, West 208th Street, Torrance, CA


The Great Pumpkin Hunt

pexels-photo-265315The South Coast Botanic Garden is hosting a fun secret pumpkin hunt. Join them, and travel through the grounds of the South Coast Botanic Garden in search of the hidden abodes of their feathered friends and collect the clues left in their birdhouses. The clues will lead you to the South Coast Botanic Garden Pumpkin Patch. The hunt is family friendly, fun, and adventurous. Make sure to take your tennis shoes and be ready to do some hiking.

When: October 1 – November 30, from 9 AM – 5 PM

Location: South Coast Botanic Garden, Crenshaw Boulevard, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA


Cruie at the Beach Car Show


The cruise at the Beach Car Show takes place every Friday night between September 27 and October 27. The lot in front of Ruby’s Diner in Redondo Beach becomes a giant car show, showcasing muscle cars and modern rides. So if you love cars and are looking for something to do this is the place to be. Oh and don’t forget to stop by Ruby’s Diner before or after you check out the cars for a delicious burger or milkshake.

When: September 29 – October 27, from 4 – 8 PM

Location: Ruby’s Diner, North Harbor Drive, Redondo Beach, CA