Picks of the Week
By Shane Cohn and Michel Miller 05/30/2013
CASA PACIFICA ANGELS WINE AND FOOD FESTIVAL Sunday, June 2, 1-5 p.m. The annual event is one of the most popular festivals in the tri-county area, attracting thousands of food lovers, music aficionados, wine and beer connoisseurs, and raises money to benefit the programs and services of Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families. The event will offer continuous live entertainment, the largest silent auction in Ventura County, and mouth-watering food throughout the day. General Admission tickets are on sale for $125 each. Food and beverages are included in the price of admission. California State University, Channel Islands, One University Drive, Camarillo. For tickets and more information, visit www.cpwineandfoodfestival.com.
REAGAN LIBRARY June 1 through Sept. 30. “A. Lincoln: From Railsplitter to Rushmore” explores the life of Abraham Lincoln, commemorates the Civil War and marks the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. This extraordinary and engaging special exhibit features more than 250 original artifacts on Abraham Lincoln as well as sets from Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln. Thirty renowned Lincoln collectors and DreamWorks Studios contributed objects, including President Lincoln’s famous stovepipe hat, a bloodied pillow from the night he died, a Lincoln-signed Emancipation Proclamation and 13th Amendment and more. Hours: Daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley. 410-8354, www.reaganfoundation.org.