Where's Huell -- Movie Beach and Art City

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Movie Beach"

Huell meets up with Harry Medved, author of "Hollywood Escapes" -- a book about popular movie locations in California. Harry tells Huell all about the long history of Leo Carrillo State Beach and why it's probably the most filmed beach in the world.

Legendary filmmaker Roger Corman then joins Huell to discuss some of the films he's shot at this location, including one of his earliest "Attack of the Crab Monsters."

Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "Art City"

Huell visits a special gallery in Ventura, which provides sculptors with raw materials, a place to work, and a supportive place to show their art.

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Where's Huell -- Hearst Castle and the Upside Down House

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Pear Fair"

Huell travels to the Sacramento Delta to learn about California pears. We start our adventure with a family who has been farming in the Delta for five generations. The soil and climate have made the area a perfect place to grow agriculture since the Gold Rush. Huell ends up at the 26th annual Pear Fair in Courtland, where he eats everything from pear ice cream to pear vinegar.

Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "Wooden Boats"

They come in all shapes and sizes and many date back to the early part of this century. All have been lovingly restored by their owners and are meticulously maintained. In short, they're some of the most beautiful wooden boats ever made.

Host Huell Howser gets a close look at these boats as he attends the 24th annual Concours d' Elegance dedicated to the preservation and celebration of the wooden vessels that have graced Lake Tahoe since the 1920s. He not only talks with the owners about the rich history of their boats, but joins them for a ride on the historic lake.

Where's Huell -- Koi and Big Fish

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Green Chiles"

Huell meets up with green chile aficionados at an annual event where hundreds line up for fresh roasted New Mexico green chiles.

Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "Trinity County Fair"

Huell visits the Quilt Show, the Homestead Exhibit, and the Hayfork Mule Show.

Where's Huell -- Nevada County Fair and Fern Dell

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Panorama Update"

Huell starts this update with clips from the original episode, then heads to the new home of the panorama to see what's changed and what you can expect if you choose to visit.

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Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "Nevada County Fair"

Huell travels to Grass Valley California to visit the Nevada County Fair, which is consistently referred to as "California's Most Beautiful Fairgrounds." This fair is all about the food! Various non-profit organizations cook up some of the most delicious eats imaginable to present a culinary smorgasbord.

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Where's Huell -- Amador County Fair and Lemon Lily Festival

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Summer Ice"

Huell samples some tasty frozen specialties imported from Mexico and Singapore.

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Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "Amador County Fair"

Huell travels to Plymouth California to visit the Amador County Fair. This fair has all the great food, rides, and entertainment you'd expect so what sets it apart is its incredible living history displays. There is a wheelwright shop, steam powered sawmill, and even a Miwok village where you can visit with members of the tribe and learn about their beliefs and traditions. Another fun event is the daily tractor parade filled with antique farm equipment chugging down the main street.

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This Week on 'California's Gold with Huell Howser' -- Desert Tower and Farallon Islands

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Wednesday @ 7:30PM -- "A Tale of Two Cities"

Visit Allensworth, California's only community founded, financed, and governed by African Americans during the early 1900s. Huell tours old and new Kernville and goes whitewater rafting down the scenic Kern River -- one of the nation's fastest flowing rivers.

Thursday @ 7:30PM -- "Desert Tower"

The Desert View Tower stands 3,000 feet above sea level, three miles east of Jacumba in the Imperial Valley. The four-story, cut-stone structure was built in the 1920s by Bert Vaughn, who owned the town of Jacumba. The pre-highway trek to the Pacific Coast was arduous so Vaughn commemorated the pioneers who struggled across the arid desert. Join Huell as he climbs to the top of the tower to see the spectacular views of the desert below.

This Week on 'California's Gold with Huell Howser' -- Hearst Castle and Getty Garden

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Neptune Pool"

Huell gets a behind-the-scenes tour and takes the "swim of a lifetime" in the Neptune pool at Hearst Castle, which is arguably one of the most spectacular pools in the world. It is fed by mountain water and is surrounded by ancient Roman columns and statues. Designed by architect Julia Morgan, the Neptune pool was constructed in 1924 and finally completed after several redesigns in 1936.

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Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "Getty Garden"

The Central Garden, created by renowned artist Robert Irwin, lies at the heart of the Getty Center. The 134,000-square-foot design features a natural ravine and a tree-lined walkway that leads the visitor through an extraordinary experience of sights, sounds, and scents. Huell gets a special tour from Jim Duggan, the Central Garden's curatorial advisor and the gardeners who keep this living sculpture alive for everyone to enjoy.

It's Donut Week on 'Visiting With Huell Howser'

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Sparkletts"

Americans drink 4.4 billion gallons of bottled water a year. In Los Angeles, the company that quenches many of our thirsts is Sparkletts. Sparkletts, which was created in 1925, sold one million bottles of water within its first three years. Huell tours one of its plants to lean about the source of their success.

Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "Water Car"

Imagine sitting by the lake on a hot day and watching a car drive into the water and motor away. Well, that's just what piqued Huell's interest. Terry Tates inherited the Amphibious Car from his parents, who bought it in the early 60s. Huell goes to Lake Castaic for the ride of his life.

This Week on 'Visiting With Huell Howser' -- Views from the Top

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Modjeska House"

Huell visits renowned actress Helena Modjeska's historic house and gardens. Modjeska, who's still considered Poland's most famous actress, created the beautiful Orange County residence in 1876. Named for the grounds' resemblance to the Forest of Arden in the Shakespearean play "As You Like It," Arden is designated a National Historic Landmark. Coincidentally, Modjeska specialized in Shakespearean roles.

Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "Top of Jacinto"

Huell takes the famous Palm Springs Aerial Tramway to the top of Mt. San Jacinto. Join him as he talks to the hikers who venture to the top for the astonishing views, abundant nature, and fresh air.

This Week on 'Visiting With Huell Howser' -- Historic Restaurants and Buildings

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Monday @ 7:30PM -- "Musso and Franks"

Huell visits Musso & Frank Grill, the oldest restaurant in Hollywood, and talks with longtime employees and patrons about what makes the eatery a landmark. The restaurant opened in 1919 and is named after original owners Joseph Musso and Frank Toulet.

Tuesday @ 7:30PM -- "The Two Anns"

Huell revisits French Garden Restaurant & Bistro in downtown Los Angeles, but this time, he brings along two very special lunch dates: Hollywood legends Ann Rutherford and Anne Jeffreys.

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