Picks of the Week - Happenings
By Shane Cohn and Michel Miller 06/27/2013
Image by MB Hanrahan
A FLAVOR TRIP AROUND THE WORLD Sunday, June 30, 1-5 p.m. Enjoy this special first-time event for Ventura County. An international foodie affair showcasing ethnic and exotic cuisine, beer and wine from 20 local restaurants and proprietors, benefiting Team Brett Michael with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society for Light the Night Ventura. Entertainment by Ian Hutchinson, Glass Key Hotel, Charles Law and Jagged, Memo and the Harbor Comedy Club. Suggested donation is $50. Pierpont Inn, 550 Sanjon Road, Ventura. For more information and/or to purchase tickets, go to tiny.cc/qhl7ww or pages.lightthenight.org/los/ventura13/aflavortriparoundtheworld
OJAI VALLEY MUSEUM June 29 through Sept. 15. Ojai Collects showcases the private collections of eight individuals who reside in the Ojai area. The eight collections represent personal passions for popular culture, American art 1968-1980 (“Fools House” by Jasper Johns, pictured), New Guinea/Sepik River carvings, archery bows, American bronzes, Southern outsider art, the American West and contemporary glass art. The opening reception will be on Saturday, July 13, 5-7 p.m. 130 W. Ojai Ave., Ojai. 640-1390 or www.ojaimuseum.org.