Wondering what to do this weekend in the South Bay? Palos Verdes Patch is here to help with the best bets:
Where and when: 1:15-6 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at PS Zask Art Gallery, 550 Deep Valley Dr., Suite 151, Rolling Hills Estates
Why go: Check out works that explore the artist's process.
Where and when: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, with a 2 p.m. matinee Saturday, at Palos Verdes Intermediate School, 2161 Via Olivera, Palos Verdes Estates
Why go: The production features a cast of 30 middle school students under the direction of PVIS faculty members: producer Chauntelle O’Loughlin; director Sharon Palmer; vocal director Susan Secrist; and choreographer Richard Link.
Price: $15 for adults and $10 for students
Where and when: Starting at 9 a.m. Saturday at the South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes Peninsula
Why go: Have a picnic in the upper and lower meadows.
Price: Free with paid garden admission
Where and when: 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Abalone Cove Shoreline Park, 5970 Palos Verdes Drive South, Rancho Palos Verdes
Why go: Join the Los Serenos docents for a tide pool hike at Abalone Cove Shoreline Park. Tour the tide pools teeming with marine life.
Where and when: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Torrance Cultural Arts Center, 3341 Torrance Blvd., Torrance
Why go: Check out over 200 member quilts and garments on display in the quilt gallery and browse quilting supplies from vendors.
Price: $8 for adults; children under 10 free