Where's Huell? (September 20-26) | KCET
Where's Huell? (September 20-26)
Salmon celebrations, pot bellied pig races, and ice cream counters.
Monday - September 20, 7:30pm: Amir's Garden - Once barren, but now planted with trees and shrubs, Amir's Garden in Griffith Park is an oasis. Here's an old Life & Times piece on park restoration:
Tuesday - September 21, 7:30pm: Salmon Festival - Huell attends the annual Return of the Salmon Festival in Shasta County to see huge numbers of fall Chinook Salmon coming up river to spawn.
Wednesday - September 22, 7:30pm: Marin County Fair - The Marin County Fair has made a huge effort to make a very small footprint on the environment.
Thursday - September 23, 7:30pm: Culver City - Huell visits the Culver City Historical Society Archives and Resource Center, which includes two MGM Costumes cases.
Friday - September 24, 7:30pm: Napa - Huell visits the small city of Napa, which is nestled in the heart of California’s world famous wine growing region.
Saturday - September 25, 7pm: Orchid Trail - The trail is located on California's central and southern coasts — a Mecca for orchid hobbyists in the early part of the 20th century.
Sunday - September 26, 7:30pm: Hanford - A fire truck tour of downtown, to breakfast at Star Restaurant, coffee at Art Works, ice cream at Superior Dairy, a tour of Hanford's historic China Alley and the Clark Center For Japanese Art & Culture.
Huell investigates a onetime tradition, the Yosemite Firefall, and experiences the natural version of the "Firefall" at Horsetail Fall. Huell calls it "one of the most magnificent sights you'll ever see in your life."
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