The City of Santa Clarita’s Thursdays@Newhall series, presented by Galpin Subaru, will kick-off its 2016 March to October season on Thursday, March 3, with a fresh lineup of events on Main Street in Old Town Newhall.
On the first Thursday of every month, JAM Sessions will teach residents to step to the beat from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. with professional dance instructors, followed by time to show off newly learned moves while a live band plays until 9:30 p.m. Dance themes this season include swing, Mexican Folk, Pacific Island, African Dance and Drums and Salsa-Rueda. JAM Sessions will take place on the patio area of the Old Town Newhall Library.
Also on the first Thursday of every month, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Repertory East Playhouse, residents can enjoy 10 by 10, an entertaining variety night. Ten performers will take the stage for ten minutes each and share their live theatre piece, dance, monologue, comedy act or music.
On the second Thursday of each month, the Revved Up car show will show off a specific genre of automobiles from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Main Street between 8th Street and Market Street. Residents can check out unique categories of vehicles like VWs, mustangs, off-road vehicles, lowriders and more while enjoying live music and refreshments. Local residents interested in submitting a car for consideration in Revved Up can apply online.
Meanwhile, local songwriters will perform original works at Note by Note at the Newhall Refinery from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Performers interested in Note by Note can apply online.
The third Thursday of the month brings the wildly-popular SENSES block party to Main Street between 6th Street and Market Street, from 7p.m. to 10 p.m. The themed block parties 2016 themes include Luck o’ the Irish, Oh Snap! It’s the 90’s, and Electro Glo and feature popular performers, gourmet food trucks and themed activities in a fun and festive adult setting.
Photo by SCVTV.com
The final Thursday of the month features SCVTV Presents The OutWest Concert Series and the ARTree Speaker Series presented in partnership with the CalArts Community Arts Partnership and the City of Santa Clarita.
For more information about the City of Santa Clarita’s 2016 Thursdays@Newhall events, visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com or contact the City’s Arts and Events Office at (661) 250-3787.