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Join us for a variety of cultural experiences, most often involving edibles and entertainment ranging from live theatrical performances to specialty dining get-togethers to events of the season, and even the occasional overnight travel opportunity.

For additional delightful doings, please consider joining our other groups:

• Tea Travellers Societea (http://www.meetup.com/Tea-Travellers-Societea-SoCal/) Meetup group for all sorts of afternoon tea-related theme events

• Whimsicalitea (https://www.meetup.com/Whimsicalitea-arts/) Meetup group with a focus on the arts

Upcoming events (5+)

Art Deco Appreciation Day & 83rd Anniversary of the Queen Mary

Join the Art Deco Appreciation Day at the Queen Mary's 83rd Anniversary. They have teamed up with "Queen Mary International--Restore the Queen" to bring you this event. QMI is a non profit company dedicated to restoring original elements of the ship and spreading awareness of the historical value of her. ( www.qmi.care ). They will be hosting a meetup inside one of the original art deco large suites (most likely the Queen Elizabeth suite). They will have items on display, as well as period music and refreshments. Later in the evening they will be meeting in the Observation Bar as well as having a late night ship walk to conclude the night. Event is free, only cost is to board the ship and parking. No dress code, but vintage attire is highly encouraged. This is a NO-HOST event we are not affiliated with The Art Deco Society of Los Angeles or The Art Deco Festival

INDIANA JONES - Free movies on the Queen Mary

The Queen Mary

The Queen Mary is excited to announce our all-new FREE Movie Night Summer Series starting on Thursday, May 16. Join us each month, from May to August, as we will be screening cult favorite films with assorted food trucks, snacks, and two full bars! Thursday night films include Mamma Mia! (2008), double feature of Indiana Jones - Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Temple of Doom (1984), Grease (1978), and double feature Beetlejuice (1988), Edward Scissorhands (1990). Admission to the Queen Mary's Movie Night Summer Series will be FREE & Date Packages will be sold for $75. WHEN: Select Thursday Nights in 2019, 6pm - 12am. - June 20, 2019: Double Feature: Indiana Jones - Raiders of the, and Lost Ark & Indiana Jones - Temple of Doom - July 11, 2019: Grease - August 22, 2019: Double Feature: Beetlejuice & Edward Scissorhands WHERE: The Queen Mary Seawalk (lawn adjacent to the ship) 1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, CA., 90802 TICKETS: - General Admission will be FREE! - Date Package will be sold for $75 and include: Reserved Couch for Two, a Bottle of Queen Mary Sparkling Wine, and Assorted Snacks. NO-HOST EVENT PARKING: $10 per vehicle on-site. For more information visit the link, http://bit.ly/QMMovieNightSeries

Secrets & Illusions

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Master illusionist Ivan Amodei has stumped Penn and Teller on their show Fool Us. His original, theatrical twist on magic has nabbed him six People’s Choice Awards for Best Entertainer. He’s blown audiences away by playing God, manipulating time and controlling individuals’ fates. Now, Amodei unveils his brand new show, Secrets & Illusions, for the audience at the Irvine Barclay Theatre. Be whisked away to the mysterious, nighttime streets of Paris, where you’ll step inside the labyrinthine rooms of the Louvre Museum. There, Amodei will delve into the world’s most famous artworks to reveal life’s greatest mysteries. Astounding, inspiring and just plain entertaining, Ivan Amodei’s Secrets & Illusions will remind you why we love magic. Event Website http://www.thebarclay.org/events-details.asp?n=explore-events&n1=&n2=&refId=94B60079-C0FB-4AD5-9877-C76EAAB692EB Additional Information Due to sophisticated themes, this show is not recommended for children under the age of 10. Additional fees may apply. For events with a discounted price, no coupon or promo code is necessary to purchase tickets. HERE'S THE LINK FOR DISCOUNTED TICKETS AT GOLDSTAR: https://www.goldstar.com/events/irvine-ca/ivan-amodei-secrets-and-illusions-tickets-1 THIS IS A NO-HOST EVENT

GREASE - Free movies on the Queen Mary

The Queen Mary

The Queen Mary is excited to announce our all-new FREE Movie Night Summer Series starting on Thursday, May 16. Join us each month, from May to August, as we will be screening cult favorite films with assorted food trucks, snacks, and two full bars! Thursday night films include Mamma Mia! (2008), double feature of Indiana Jones - Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Temple of Doom (1984), Grease (1978), and double feature Beetlejuice (1988), Edward Scissorhands (1990). Admission to the Queen Mary's Movie Night Summer Series will be FREE & Date Packages will be sold for $75. WHEN: Select Thursday Nights in 2019, 6pm - 12am. - July 11, 2019: Grease - August 22, 2019: Double Feature: Beetlejuice & Edward Scissorhands WHERE: The Queen Mary Seawalk (lawn adjacent to the ship) 1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, CA., 90802 TICKETS: - General Admission will be FREE! - Date Package will be sold for $75 and include: Reserved Couch for Two, a Bottle of Queen Mary Sparkling Wine, and Assorted Snacks. NO-HOST EVENT PARKING: $10 per vehicle on-site. For more information visit the link, http://bit.ly/QMMovieNightSeries

Past events (100)

MAMA MIA - Free movie on the Queen Mary

The Queen Mary

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