Huell Howser with Poppies
Folk Music Center

It began in 1958 in the back room of Boots Beer's Real Estate Office with a couple of old records and some instruments. Almost fifty years later it has become one of the countries premier folk music destinations. Filled with instruments from all over the world and staffed by wonderful people who really know their music, the Folk Music Center is a wonderful place to lose yourself. Huell gets a very special tour from the family that still owns the center

Upcoming Airdates

Pork Rinds

  • 2016-07-25T12:00:00-07:00


Huell indulges in a summer treat at Fosselman's Ice Cream Co. in Alhambra, a 95-year-old family-owned business that still uses an original family recipe.

  • 2016-07-27T12:00:00-07:00

Fireboat Update

Huell visits San Pedro Harbor to see what's happened with the old fireboat Ralph J. Scott. He then checks out the brand-new, state-of-the-art fireboat.

  • 2016-07-31T12:00:00-07:00
  • 2016-08-06T12:00:00-07:00

Webb School

  • 2016-08-01T12:00:00-07:00

Musso & Frank

In this 1995 flashback episode, Huell visits the oldest restaurant in Hollywood, and talks with longtime employees and patrons about what makes this landmark such a special place. Musso & Frank opened in 1919 and is named after original owners Joseph Musso and Frank Toulet.

  • 2016-08-04T12:00:00-07:00

Happy Wanderers

Huell spends a day with the cast and crew of the popular 60s travel show "The Happy Wanderers" and meets Henrietta, the wife of series star Slim Barnard.

  • 2016-08-08T12:00:00-07:00

Starr Ranch

  • 2016-08-15T12:00:00-07:00

Fairplex Railroad Museum

  • 2016-08-18T12:00:00-07:00

Beverly Hills Dog Show

  • 2016-08-21T12:00:00-07:00

Basset Hound Picnic

Huell goes to the 1997 Basset Hound Picnic, sponsored by the Basset Hound Club of Southern California. Watch as the dogs are judged on longest ears, best howl, and saddest face.

  • 2016-08-21T12:30:00-07:00

Hollywood Ladies

  • 2016-08-22T12:00:00-07:00