Ernie and Councilwoman Elizabeth Schneider, head of the medical center's fund-raising foundation, came from another function, only taking time to change into "beachy" clothes. Michael and Councilwoman Cheryl Kinsman and their sons Nicholas and Josh came straight from the Ringling Brothers Circus.
The guest list also included Corky and Susy Fontana, who used to work with Michelle at the Laguna Beach County Water District, retired Fire Chief Captain Jim Boka and his wife, Tookie; Peppertree Lane manager Katie Moss; Tom and Sawdust exhibitor Patti Klingenmeier; Jeff Ross, Terri Hustwick, (Carlyle's sister), Terry Cunningham, Aggie Dougherty, Joe Ramirez, Kathy Lardie, Curt and Jan Bartsch, Tom Kennedy, Mike and Stephanie Webster, John O'Neil, Kim and Di Harley, Ray Lardie, Kerry Walker, Nick Brewer, Jean Threadgold, and Debby and Steven Covern.
The Trish Freeman Band, which plays the first Friday and Saturday of the month at the Marine Room, entertained for the third time at a Boyd B Q. Her a capella rendition of the "Star Spangled Banner" has become a tradition.