Only 2 days to Cinco De Mayo! But don’t forget Mother’s Day isn’t far behind! But before you get too excited about planning ahead – here’s the list of things going on in Fullerton today! (Other than just Taco Tuesday!)
10-10:30am: Mommy and Me event: Story Time with Amy McCamly at Belly Sprout is free and for all ages.
10-11am: Learn computer fundamentals with one-on-one tutoring with Sam Standring at the Fullerton Main Library (Tutor Study Room). Please call the library at (714) 738-3121 to make an appointment.
10:15am: Toddler Storytime at the Hunt Branch Library (Room D) is for children under 3 years of age and younger, accompanied by an adult. This program provides children with first group experience in enjoying books, nursery rhymes, songs and fingerplays.
10:45am: Preschool Storytime (Hi-Ho The Derry – O) at the Hunt Branch Library (Room E) is storytime for 3-6 year olds. This forty-five minute program features stories, fingerplays, songs, crafts, and puppets. Please register at the children’s information desk.
10am-4pm: The Patrons of the Library Half-Price Outdoor Book Sale will take place at the Cal State Fullerton Pollak Library (on the walkway west of the Library. The regular prices of $1 to $3 for books will be halved. Magazines, records and tapes – currently priced lower than books – will also be at half price.
11am-2pm: Slidebar invites you to enjoy their $7 Express Lunch – build your own sandwich and side.
11am-3pm: At Revolucion 1910 Cantina the lunch specials are only $5.99 with over 10 items to choose from.
11am-9pm: Get 5 for $10 wine tasting at Angelo’s and Vinci’s Ristorante. From 11am-3pm you can enjoy their lunch buffet or get the $3 pizza/salad combo special from Woppo’s takeout.
11am-10pm: Twofer Tuesday at NYPD Pizza in downtown Fullerton means you can buy a large specialty pizza and get a large cheese pizza FREE.
11am-1am: Taco Tuesday in Fullerton isn’t just at Matador Cantina! Check our Taco Tuesday Guide page to find out where you can stuff your face all over town! (One place where kid’s eat free!)
11am-2am: Booze Day Tuesday at House of Eden gets you the only topless bar in town AND $2 well drinks and $2 domestic drafts all day & night.
11:30am-1pm: The Fullerton Chamber of Commerce Networking Lunch at Colette’s Catering at the Meridian Club (1535 Deerpark Dr., 2nd Floor Banquet Center) is for Members and first-time guests ($15, or $20 at the door) to generate weekly leads and referrals, featuring a member presentation. RSVP by the preceding Friday required.
1-2:15pm: Creation Station-Messy Art (Ages 4-9 year) at Belly Sprout is $80 for 6 weeks or $15 Drop-in. This exciting class promises to be a hit for your child, where they will chose their own materials to create their own masterpiece.
1:30pm: The Fullerton Senior Multi-Service Center offers free art classes led by veteran art educator Veronica Kortz, who teaches beginner through advanced-level students in the use of oil, acrylics, pastels and watercolors. Students must provide their own art supplies.
3-4pm: Baby Signing with Annie at Belly Sprout is for ages 9 months-2years. You and your child will learn American Sign Language vocabulary through hands-on activities, stories and songs. Classes are in 4 week sessions. Tuition is $55 + $30 materials fee. Pre-registration required, call (714) 879-1303.
3-6pm: The Racquetball Singles Tournament will take place in the Student Recreation Center Racquetball Courts at Cal State Fullerton. Bring your valid TitanCard to the Student Recreation Center (SRC) in order to participate!
4pm: The After School Club at the Fullerton Library (Osborne Auditorium) is open to children kindergarten through 6 grade. Programs include storytelling, puppets, crafts, creative dramatics, hands-on demonstrations, and visits with special guests. (No registration required.)
4pm: The CSUF 9-Ball Billiards Tournament is in the Titan Student Union Underground. Sign-ups begin at 7am on the day of the tournament by calling or visiting the Titan Bowl & Billiards front desk. For more information call (657) 278-2144.
4-9pm: At Ruby’s Diner (1301 S. Harbor Blvd.) Kids 12 and under get a Free Kid’s Meal!
4:15-6pm: The Mathematics Colloquium at Fullerton College (Berkeley Center) invites you to hear the weekly lecture series featuring internal and external faculty speakers in mathematics, computer science, and their applications. This week features Dr. Jennifer Switkes from Cal Poly Pomona.
4:30pm-close: The Summit House Restaurant invites you to enjoy $30 Tuesday. Have a three course dinner from North Orange County’s renowned restaurant for only $30.
5-9pm: Enjoy Service Industry Night at Cafe Hidalgo for 30% off. Be sure to bring your proof of employment.
5-9:30pm: Ziings’/TAO has a Fall Feast with all you can eat for $9.95 and $4 well drinks and $3 domestic drafts. AND at 8pm the Dueling Piano show starts.
5-10pm: Commonwealth Lounge has a Tuesday dinner deal. Get a $10 Garlic & Parmesan Prime Rib served with garlic Romano mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables.
6-8pm: Learn American Sign Language (ASL) free at Eastside Christian Church, Room 216 (2505 Yorba Linda Blvd.) Join this class anytime. For more information email [email protected] or call (714) 996-9669.
6pm-1am: $2 Tuesdays at Incahoots is 21+ Country couples dancing & line dancing. $2 Drink specials & Karaoke. Free dance lessons at 7 & 7:45pm. $5 cover ($3 before 7pm).
6:30pm: Join the OC Sierra Club Fullerton Singles Beginners Hike for an approximate 5-mile hike on various trails around Laguna Lake in Fullerton. Wear sturdy boots or sneakers, bring water, a flashlight and money for optional dinner following the hike. The meeting spot is always the same, at the northeast end of Laguna Lake in Fullerton.
6:30pm: The Fullerton City Council/Redevelopment Agency/Public Financing Authority will have a Regular Meeting in Council Chambers at City Hall (303 W. Commonwealth Ave.) Agenda items include the approval of the One-Year Strategy / Action Plan (Plan) on an annual basis, the employment status of the City Manager, the Selection of the consultant team for the Downtown Core and Corridor Specific Plan, and more.
7pm: The Fullerton Barbershop Chorus will meet at Eastside Christian Church (2505 Yorba Linda Blvd.) New members are always welcome. For more information call (714) 871-7675.
7pm: Bedtime Bears at the Hunt Branch Library (Gallery Room) is an evening storytime for children and their families featuring stories, poetry, puppets, songs, films and crafts geared towards three to six years olds. Children are invited to wear their pajamas. Registration is required, please call (714) 738-3122.
7pm: The Civil Air Patrol Fullerton Composite Squadron 56 meets at the Aviation Facilities at the Fullerton Municipal Airport (2119 W. Commonwealth Ave.) Open to anyone 12 years of age or older. For more information email [email protected] or call (714) 866-3203.
7pm: Join the Fullerton Fit Club with local coaches at the Holiday Inn (2932 E. Nutwood Ave.) Coaches fee is $5, guests are free and water is provided. Bring a towel and arrive early to register. Workout starts at 7pm. For more information contact Christy Carter at [email protected]
7pm: The Fullerton College Classical Guitar Recital will feature Fullerton College students performing classical guitar music in the Fullerton College Recital Hall. Tickets: Student $7, Adult $10, Kids $5, Senior $7.
8pm: Head to Big’s Bar & Grill for an all ages Rock Hero/ Karaoke/DJ party with Karaoke Batman.
8pm: The Spring Choral Concert is presented by the Fullerton College Collegiate Chorale and Women`s Chorale, directed by Brandon Brack will be held in the Wilshire Auditorium (corner of Lemon & Wilshire). The highlight of the concert will be the Five Hebrew Love Songs by Eric Whitacre. Tickets: Student – $7, Adult – $10, Kids – $5, Senior – $7.
8pm: The Fullerton College Theatre Department presents: The House of Blue Leaves, by John Guare in the Fullerton College Bronwyn Dodson Theatre. Artie, a zookeeper from Sunnyside, Queens, longs to make it big as a songwriter and escape from his mentally deranged wife, Bananas, his controlling and jealous mistress, Bunny. Tickets are Student $12.50, Adult $15, Senior 55+ $12.50 and Child 12 and under $12.50.
8pm-12am: Lucky John’s invites you to enjoy Bulk Buy May with them. Tonight: Add an extra shot to your drinks for only half price.
8pm-12am: Slidebar presents a free show with The Motels (it’s also Taco Tuesday – 2 for $1 – and 80s night!).
8pm-12am: Steamers Jazz Club & Cafe will not charge a cover for the all ages show with The Cal State Fullerton Jazz Ensembles under the direction of Grammy Artists Bill Cunliffe, and Chuck Tumlinson.
8:30-11:30pm: Enjoy the free Dueling Piano Show at Ziings’/TAO in downtown Fullerton featuring 2 grand pianos played by some of the world’s best piano bar entertainers.
9pm-1am: Find out who has karaoke in Fullerton with our guide page!
10pm-1am: College Night at Ziings’ means $2 Bud Light & $3 Widmer Hefeweizen Draft Beer All Night with tunes from Dj D-vious Spinning Hip-Hop (Tues, Fri & Sat)! And Dj D-Side Spinning Hip-Hop (Wed & Thurs)!
10pm-2am: 1992SDAYS with Special Guest DJ PLANN B will be at Commonwealth Lounge for 90′s Hip Hop, Brit Pop, New Jack Swing, Deep House, R&B, Ska, and more with DJ ZOLE (Speech Impediments / Liberty Boardshop), BOBBY SOUL, 1 TRACK MIND (Video) and DIJON (101 Apparel/BLT). Also get $5 Late Night Menu and $3 Beer all for no cover!
11pm-1am: Happy Hour at Stubrik’s late night is a dollar off draft beers and well drinks.