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Around Town: City Begins Installation on Old Town Newhall Wayfinding and Directional Signage

July 29, 2014
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The City recently began installation of the new Old Town Newhall directional and monument wayfinding signage.

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The first two monument signs are being installed along Lyons Avenue, with a third directional sign under construction in the median directly adjacent to the Old Town Newhall Library.  Installation of all three signs will be completed by the first week of August.

‘Rockabilly’ Themed Block Party Tonight at ‘Senses on Main’ in Old Town Newhall

July 17, 2014

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Tonight, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., guys and dolls are invited to relive the days of retro music, hot rods and pin-up girls at the Rockabilly themed SENSES event on Main Street.

The evening will start with the Rockabilly band, Hard Six and continue the night with the music of Three Bad Jacks.

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This free event will also feature street performers and gourmet food trucks, including Baby’s Badass BurgersThe Grilled Cheese Truck, and The Greasy Wiener, or grab a drink at the bar on Main Street.

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For more information about the 2014 Thursdays @ Newhall events, please contact the City’s Arts and Events Office at (661) 250-3787 or visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com.  

Thursdays@Newhall Series Returns with Patriotic ‘ArtSlam’ July 3rd

July 2, 2014

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The City of Santa Clarita’s Thursdays @ Newhall, presented by Galpin Subaru, kicks off the month of July with a series of traditional and commemorative time periods for all generations to enjoy.

 

Salute the nation with a Patriotic Art SLAM event on Thursday, July 3, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Old Town Newhall. “The Los Angeles Fifes and Drums” will be on hand to perform traditional music from the Revolutionary War and American Civil War period.  Attendees will also enjoy several art demonstrations and activities, including a live photo shoot, painting with artist Jane Mick, a pop-up gallery themed with patriotism and remembrances, graphic artist Al Ewing’s “My American Flag” collection, and “The Patriotic Shoe” project by ARTree.

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On Thursday, July 10, Main Street awakens with the interactive musical movement JAM Sessions featuring Mexican Folk Dance from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Experience the rich cultural, traditions and colorful attire of this lively dance.  Participants will embody the powerful movement of the bull as they stomp the night away with Pacifico Dance Company. This FREE session is presented in partnership with the Ford Theatre Foundation, the James Irvine Foundation and the City of Santa Clarita. To learn more, visit FordJamSessions.org

Senses Rockabilly

On Thursday, July 17, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., guys and dolls are invited to relive the days of retro music, hot rods and pin-up girls at the Rockabilly themed SENSES event on Main Street.

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For more information about the 2014 Thursdays @ Newhall events, please contact the City’s Arts and Events Office at (661) 250-3787 or visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com     

British Invasion Senses Block Party Happening Now on Main Street

June 19, 2014

The British Invasion has taken Main Street in Old Town Newhall by storm.

Platinum Groove is bringing the Stones, Beetles and Who to Main Street amidst the backdrop of food trucks, games and a beautiful Santa Clarita evening.

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‘Hey Jude’, ‘Let It Be’ and Enjoy British Invasion Senses in Old Town Newhall this Thursday

June 16, 2014

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Experience the phenomenon of music groups like The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and The Who at the British Invasion-themed SENSES this Thursday, June 19, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

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Rock out to the rebellious tunes of young British groups as their music comes to life with high-energy variety dance band, The Platinum Groove.

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This free event will also feature street performers and gourmet food trucks, including Slammin’ SlidersTainamite and Sweet Arleens.

Thursdays at Newhall Parking 2014

For more information about the 2014 Thursdays @ Newhall events, please contact the City’s Arts and Events Office at (661) 250-3787 or visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com.  

‘All You Need is Love’ & Thursdays@Newhall this June!

June 5, 2014

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Get ready to eat, dance and rock this June as the Thursdays @ Newhall event series, presented by Galpin Subaru, returns with the fourth installments of Art SLAM, J.A.M. Sessions and SENSES.

Tonight, the most fragrant Art SLAM of the year will showcase one of the culinary world’s most distinctive ingredients: Garlic! Chefs from across Santa Clarita will offer FREE samples of their most delectable garlic-infused treats, from garlic bread, hummus and ice cream to mashed potatoes, and Rugelach. The event kicks off at 7 p.m. on Main Street in Old Town Newhall.

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The interactive musical movement J.A.M. Sessions will liven up Main Street on Thursday, June 12, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with the moves of Japanese Folk Dance and Music.  Christine Inouye will demonstrate how to perform this rhythmic dance with the use of traditional fans as Minyo Station provides the sounds of Japanese folk fusion. This FREE session is presented in partnership with the Ford Theatre Foundation, the James Irvine Foundation and the City of Santa Clarita. To learn more, visit FordJamSessions.org.

Experience the phenomenon of music groups like The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and The Who at the British Invasion-themed SENSES on Thursday, June 19, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.  Rock out to the rebellious tunes of young British groups as their music comes to life with high-energy variety dance band, The Platinum Groove.  This free event will also feature street performers and gourmet food trucks, including Slammin’ Sliders, Tainamite and Sweet Arleens.

For more information about the 2014 Thursdays @ Newhall events, please contact the City’s Arts and Events Office at (661) 250-3787 or visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com.      

Do You Have a Date for 80’s Themed Prom Yet? Get One and Head Over to Senses Block Party Tonight in Old Town Newhall!

May 15, 2014

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Thursdays at Newhall most popular event, SENSES, returns tonight with a 80’s Prom themed block party from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. on Main Street in Old Town Newhall.

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Travel back to the days of big hair, day-glow miniskirts, and shoulder pads. Senses will feature fabulous food trucks, which include: Keep on Grubbin’, MoEggrolls Deli and Meat the Greek. The M-80’s will be performing the most popular 80’s songs

Dress in your best retro 80’s attire for a totally tubular evening of 80′s music by the M80′s. Enjoy street performers and fun activities, and also take a corky prom picture with your prom date.

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For more information about the Senses on Main and future events, visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com; follow Thursdays@Newhall on Twitter or like us on Facebook.

JAM Sessions Brings Blue Grass Session to Old Town Newhall Tonight at 6 p.m.

May 8, 2014

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Tonight from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., the interactive musical movement JAM Sessions returns with Bluegrass Music demonstrations by Randy Torno Bluegrass Jam School happening on Main Street in Old Town Newhall.

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Discover the roots of traditional country music through the instrumental sounds of Bluegrass, including the banjo, mandolin, bass, guitar and fiddle.

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For more information about the 2014 Thursdays @ Newhall events, visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com

City to Host ‘Meet and Greet’ with Artists at New Heights Panel Discussion May 6

May 2, 2014
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Old Town Newhall Library is located at 24500 Main Street.

The City of Santa Clarita invites local artists to explore the world of public art from a business perspective with a FREE Panel Discussion on Tuesday, May 6, at 6 p.m. at the Old Town Newhall Library.  No RSVP is required to attend.   

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The panel discussion will provide valuable information about how to break into a career in public art. Respected figures from the Los Angeles art scene comprise the panel, including Alan Nakagawa from Metro Arts’ Public Art program; Professor Renee Petropulous from the Otis College of Art and Design; and the Director of GLOW Marc Pally.  The panel’s moderator will be CalArts Director Tom Lesser who oversees the Arts and Technology Program in the School of Art and the Center for Integrated Media.

The panel discussion is being presented in conjunction with the City of Santa Clarita’s “New Heights” Artist Development Series.

For more information about the Panel Discussion, contact City Arts and Events Supervisor Jeff Barber at (661) 250-3779 or by email at JBarber@Santa-Clarita.com

Thursdays@Newhall Gets Totally Tubular! May Events Announced

April 30, 2014

Senses August Odd Ball Sports 1 The Thursdays @ Newhall series, presented by Galpin Subaru, snaps back into action this May with the third installments of Art SLAM, JAM Sessions and SENSES. Art SLAM kicks off on Thursday, May 1, between 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. with a theme dedicated to the art of the human figure.  From abstract illustrations to 3D animation, artists have depicted the human body through a wide variety of mediums since the prehistoric era. JAM Session Farmers Market 3 On Thursday, May 8 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., the interactive musical movement JAM Sessions returns with Bluegrass Music demonstrations by Randy Torno Bluegrass Jam School.  Discover the roots of traditional country music through the instrumental sounds of Bluegrass, including the banjo, mandolin, bass, guitar and fiddle. SENSES will travels back to the days of big hair, Technicolor miniskirts and shoulder pads for a 1980’s Prom event on Thursday, May 15 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.  Attendees are invited to dress in their best retro garb and head over to Main Street for a totally tubular event complete with live 80’s music, gourmet food trucks, street performers, and much more. For more information about the 2014 Thursdays @ Newhall events, visit ThursdaysAtNewhall.com


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