Woody's at the Beach offers two-for-one drinks from 9 p.m. to
closing on Thursdays. Buy your first drink and get a ticket for a
like drink to be redeemed at the bar. Woody's is at 1305 S. Coast
Highway. Information: (949) 376-8809.
TO HOST BENEFIT
Internationally acclaimed jewelry designer, David Yurman, will
host a fund-raising event at Diane DeBilzan Gallery in Laguna Beach
on Oct. 25 with a cocktail party from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 25. Guests
will enjoy the artwork on display as well as view a selection of
Yurman's latest timepieces. Yurman has partnered with ACRIA, the AIDS
Community Research Initiative of America (a nonprofit community-based
AIDS research and treatment education center) to develop and execute
an art exhibit. In addition, Diane DeBilzan and her gallery artists;
contemporary painter, and brother, William DeBilzan and figurative
sculptor Louis Longi will donate a percentage of their sales during
the exhibit to benefit ACRIA. The gallery is at 224 Forest Ave.
Information: (949) 494-5757.
LOCA ART WORKSHOP
Laguna Outreach Community Arts will offer its Third Thursday's Art
Workshop. The subject is Mosaic. Learn about the necessary tools and
techniques needed to create a decorative mosaic art piece. The class
will be held at Wells Fargo Bank on the third floor from 7 to 9 p.m.
Cost is $25 plus $5 for materials. Reservations call (949) 363-4700.
CARNEVALE LAGUNA BEACH
"Carnevale Zali," the first carnevale in Laguna Beach, will be
celebrated from 5 to 10 p.m. Nov. 1 on the Festival of Arts Grounds
at 650 Laguna Canyon Road. Dedicated to Lila Zali, Carnevale Zali
includes music, dance, art, food, drink and costume contests with
$500 in cash prizes.
Carnevale Zali is a benefit for artist live/work spaces in Laguna
Beach. Tickets are $15 advance and $20 at the door. Costumes are
encouraged but not required. Advance tickets can be purchased at the
Laguna Beach Chamber of Commerce, 357 Glennerye St., Laguna Beach
Ballet Studio at 1863 S. Coast Highway (below Tops), or online at
www.laguna-carnevale.com. Information: (800) 762-5278.