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By Shane Cohn and Michel Miller 06/13/2013

ROADSHOW REVIVAL Saturday, June 15th, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. One of the largest tribute concerts on the West Coast returns in 2013 as “A Tribute to the Music of Johnny Cash” takes over the Ventura County Fairgrounds on Father’s Day weekend, Saturday, June 15. The fifth annual event will feature outlaw country, rockabilly, bluegrass and Johnny Cash tribute bands, a pin-up girl pageant, hot-rods, custom cars and motorcycles, Johnny Cash memorabilia, and vendors offering food, beverages, and collectibles. The musical talent will include Junior Brown, The Americans, Robert Gordon, The Blasters, Cash’d Out, The Walking Phoenixes. Also featuring Foo Fighter’s lead guitarist - Chris Shiflett & The Dead Peasants. Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 West Harbor Blvd., Ventura. For more information, including bands, performance schedules, and tickets, please visit www.roadshowrevival.com 

CALIFORNIA HONEY HARVEST FESTIVAL AND KANSAS CITY BBQ SOCIETY SANCTIONED BBQ CONTEST 9 a.m. Saturday, June 15th-Sunday, June 16th. Take the Fillmore Railway to experience a behind-the-scenes look at the bee-keeping process and industry, as well as the rural community that fosters it. The train ride ends in Fillmore’s downtown Central Park, where there will be honey tasting and a BBQ contest, as well as bee-keeping demonstrations and live music. For more information, visit www.bennetthoney.com/BHF-Events.html 

SURFBOARD SWAP Saturday, June 15th, 12-4 p.m. Community used-surfboard event. Looking for another board or wanting to unload some? Buyers and sellers are both welcome. Vintage surfboard collectors will show their wares, Re-Rip will recycle any board you can’t sell, and there will be a raffle for a new Patagonia Regulator R1 spring suit. Ventura Hillsides Conservancy and the Ventura Chapter Surfrider Foundation will be selling beer (with all proceeds going toward them), Lee Koch will be performing live music, and there will be a small farmer’s market. 43 South Olive Street, Ventura. For more information, visit www.fcdsurfboards.com

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