September 26, 2010
LAS VEGAS BikeFest When, where: Sept. 30 to Oct. 3, mostly at the Cashman Center Highlights: Some 30,000 bikers descend on Las Vegas for this 10th annual rally of revving engines, bikini-clad models and more than 250 vendors selling anything a Harley devotee would ever need. Events include a bike builders' competition, the crowning of Mr. and Miss Las Vegas, the World's Strongest Biker Contest and a custom-bike show. Cost: Party Pass, $40; Ultimate Pass, $65. Vendor Village admission, $15. Info: (702)
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 11, 2007 |
For the last six weeks, this desolate desert hideaway known for its date trees and triple-digit summers has been awash with Hollywood celebrities, Olympic-caliber athletes and software executives in town for one of the country's premier equestrian events.
April 25, 2004 |
In a lot across from the Glendale Galleria, performers from "Cavalia" have commandeered an abandoned building. Inside, it's like camp for adults -- with no-smoking signs in French, acrobats eating lunch at rickety tables and, in a nearby tent, a stable full of white stallions. "Cavalia: A Magical Encounter Between Horse and Man" was created by Normand Latourelle, one of the founders of Cirque du Soleil. It is a circus of sorts -- with horses.
September 4, 2002 |
The 45th Portuguese Bend National Horse Show at Ernie Howlett Park in Rolling Hills Estates will be Friday through Sunday, with events beginning at 8 a.m. and running until approximately 5 p.m. each day. The event, a fund-raiser for the pediatric nursing program at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, will feature equestrian competition in hunter and jumper classes, including the $10,000 Seahorse Classic at 12:15 p.m. Sunday.
January 13, 2002 |
The Interscholastic Equestrian League will present its sixth horse show of the season beginning at 8 a.m. today at The Oaks-Blenheim Exhibitions in San Juan Capistrano. The league is made up of more than 150 students representing more than 50 schools in Orange County. Information: 949-481-7444 or email@example.com.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 1, 2000 |
The Ventura County chapter of the California Dressage Society is holding a schooling horse show today at Castlerock Farms that is open to the public. A combination of grace and athleticism, dressage is a competitive equestrian sport in which a rider takes a horse through a series of figures and movements. The horse and rider are judged on how well they complete those movements and on the horse's natural gait.