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Linda Bailey and Nicole Kowalski sell Frame A Memory, handmade frames.

Weekend Holiday Happenings

Conejo Valley Happening stopped by a couple of the charitable holiday boutiques this weekend: Healthcare for Homeless Animals Holiday Boutique in Agoura Hills and the Cancer Support Community Holiday Homes Tour and Boutique in Westlake Village. Now in its seventh year, the Healthcare for Homeless Animals Annual Holiday Boutique raises funds for the medical care […]

Calabasas Pumpkin Festival Celebrates the Season and City

Calabasas Pumpkin Festival Celebrates the Season and City

Once again, the Calabasas Pumpkin Festival drew thousands of people of all ages over the weekend. For over 40 years, this two-day festival has brought the community together for fun and excitement all themed around everyone’s favorite orange gourd. Presented by the City of Calabasas and the Calabasas Chamber of Commerce, the event was situated […]

P-13 feeds with her cubs.

Mountains Restoration Trust Hosts Anniversary Fundraiser Adventure

Celebrating 35 years of protecting the natural and cultural resources of the Santa Monica Mountains, Mountains Restoration Trust (MRT) is hosting an anniversary Fundraiser Adventure at Dark Canyon Ranch on Sunday, October 30. The afternoon offers food, drinks, live music and adventure in a spectacular setting within the mountain range. Dr. Bob Wayne, from UCLA’s […]

Grand Marshal Butch Hartman welcomes the crowd along with sidekicks Noog Dood and Red Noog.

Reyes Adobe Days Features History, Family Fun and ‘Noogs’

“Noogs” were a main attraction at the 2016 Reyes Adobe Days this past weekend in Agoura Hills. The brain-child of this year’s Grand Marshal Butch Hartman, Noogs are the funny-looking stars of his Noog Network app for kids. Hartman–creator of the Nickelodeon series the Fairly Oddparents, Danny Phantom and Tuff Puppy–thought the characters would provide interactive fun […]

The traditional RAD sign welcomes visitors to the festival.

Reyes Adobe Days 2016 Announces Festival Highlights

(The following is from a press release) Celebrating the very best of California culture, past and present, the city of Agoura Hills is presenting the 12th Annual Reyes Adobe Days (RAD) with title sponsor Agoura Dental Group. The four-day festival taking place on Oct. 6-9, is centered at the city’s Reyes Adobe Historical Site, an […]

A young fan poses with Tracy Lee Stum's rendering of the Machu Picchu.

13th Annual Thousand Oaks Arts Fest Delights and Entertains

by Mira Reverente Performances, vendors and visual artists entertained crowds at the 13th annual Thousand Oaks Arts Festival held at The Lakes in Thousand Oaks. Over 50 visual artists in the fields of photography, watercolor, oils, mixed media, sculpture, ceramics, pastels and street painting exhibited their latest works and performed demos. World-renowned sculptor Delesprie was […]

The Carnival Draws Big Crowds

The Carnival Draws Big Crowds

Record crowds attended The Carnival, the annual family fundraiser for Las Virgenes schools, over the weekend. “I’m so happy with the turnout,” said Deanna Glassberg, president of The Foundation. “Over 6,500 people came to The Carnival over the three-day period! It was our largest event this year.” According to its mission statement, The Foundation’s goal […]

‘Rides and Rods’ to Benefit Vets

‘Rides and Rods’ to Benefit Vets

(The following is from a press release) Rides and Rods, a one-day event to benefit local military veterans, will be held Saturday, October 8 in Thousand Oaks. The day begins with a “Poker Run” for cars and motorcycles that will wind its way through the Conejo Valley. It will be followed, from 11 a.m. to […]

On the main stage, Hartman creates a drawing for lucky audience member, Isabelle.

‘Fairly OddParents’ Creator, Chalk Artist to Headline 2016 Reyes Adobe Days

Butch Hartman–the creator of Nickelodeon’s Fairly OddParents, Tough Puppy and Danny Phantom–and chalk artist Tracy Lee Stum, will be the grand marshall and featured artist, respectively, at the 12th annual Reyes Adobe Days (RAD), Oct. 6-9 in Agoura Hills. Hartman, who will premier Bunsen is a Beast on Nickelodeon in 2017, recently designed the Noog Network app and […]

The Carnival For Las Virgenes Schools to Offer Fun For the Whole Family

The Carnival For Las Virgenes Schools to Offer Fun For the Whole Family

The Foundation for Las Virgenes Schools is once again hosting their Back to School Carnival next month in Agoura Hills, bringing three days of family fun and entertainment to the community. The event will take place at Whizin Market Square (28914 Roadside Drive) September 9-11. Admission to the event is free and proceeds will benefit the local schools. “Over […]