Tastes in Halloween costumes change quickly, but the team at Halloween Club knows that some staples never go out of style. Taco costumes, for instance. Creepy masks, police uniforms, and pirate apparel aren't forgotten either, allowing patrons to finish their cosplay outfit, celebrate Halloween, or put together a really spectacular excuse for not going into work. To round out the store's selection, there's outlandish props, too, such as seven-foot-tall haunted tree automated to flail spookily on its own.
For three decades, the bakers at Melrose Baking Company have used all-natural ingredients to lovingly create fresh, crusty breads from scratch, and without the use of preservatives. Today, the bakery crafts more than 200 different doughy creations, from rosemary-garlic focaccia
to soft and salty pretzel rolls disguised as non-pretzel-shaped loaves.
Since 1965, millions of people have traveled to the The Santa Fe Springs Swap Meet open air market in search of great deals. More than 500 vendors spread out across more than 16 acres and tempt bargain-hunters with everything from graphic tees to paper lanterns.
Still, shopping is hardly the only thing to do here?there's also a food court with picnic tables and beer stands. Under the food court's covered-patio section, live bands perform daily. On the weekend, bands play Latin music and cover bands revive the catalogs of everyone from Led Zeppelin to The Smiths. Families can groove to tunes on the dance floor or watch performances by folk ballet dancers or a stray napkin that caught a rather rhythmic gust of wind.
Thousands of styles of shoes from cobblers such as Nike, Jordan, Converse, Skechers, Adidas, and Puma reside at WSS Footwear. A 62-store Southern California footwear chain, WSS allows customers to browse their extensive shoe selection online and find a store nearby. New styles, such as Nike Running shoes, arrive daily alongside classic Vans Authentics, which come in sizes to accommodate the feet of both adults and future adults. Women's fashion shoes ready feet for holidays parties, weddings, or walks in the park, and WSS also offers trendy clothing and accessories such as hats, backpacks, and sports balls.
For the CEO of Daniel's Jewelers, helping people realize their sparkling and diamond-studded dreams is more than a business—it's a family legacy. In 1948, his grandparents mortgaged their home in order to open a small jewelry store in Bell Gardens, California. His grandmother managed the details of their office and family life while his grandfather sold jewelry, gifts, and socket-wrench sets, creating an in-store credit system that allowed customers to conveniently pay for their purchases. His father and uncle joined the ranks after college and expanded the company from the original storefront.
What began as a glimmer in the eye of Helene and Joe Sherwood has blossomed into a leading jewelry establishment that spans 61 locations throughout central and southern California. The Sherwoods and their employees still strive to treat their customers as family, and they still offer credit options for a variety of budgets. In addition to stunning gold and silver pieces, they showcase design-your-own wedding and anniversary bands and offer a full-range of jewelry repair, including clasps and re-sizing. The diamond rings in their exclusive Love Song collection are embedded with a pink diamond, and come in a music box that, when opened, plays either Debussy's famous Clair de Lune or the Alvin and the Chipmunks singing "The Song That Never Ends."
Have a relaxed night out at La Barca Jalisco Restaurant, a local restaurant with homemade Mexican fare.
La Barca Jalisco Restaurant is a local eatery that serves up both gluten-free and low-fat dishes.
Pick your poison and toast your evening — drinks are also served here.
Load up the mini-van and bring the kids to La Barca Jalisco Restaurant — they'll love the menu and scene here as much as mom and dad.
Don't get stuck waiting for a table — the restaurant accepts reservations.
For those in a hurry, the restaurant lets you take your grub to go.
Can't get enough of La Barca Jalisco Restaurant's tasty dishes? They also offer a catering service for parties and events.
Score parking in the lot adjacent to La Barca Jalisco Restaurant, a local restaurant.
Expect your bill at La Barca Jalisco Restaurant to come in at around $30 per person.
La Barca Jalisco Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, so stop by whenever is most convenient for you.