Get Your Roasted Hatch Chiles While They're (Somewhat) Hot!
However, if you don't want to take Beach all the way up to the Tierra de Fuego of O.C., you can go to the Bristol Farms in Newport Beach (810 Avocado Ave., Newport Beach, 949-760-6514) the weekend of September 5. No time or prices, scheduled yet, but nevertheless go. And, while you're roasting, argue with any native New Mexicans to give us back our Anaheim chile!
Here's the Hatch chile festival (scheduled for Labor Day weekend this year):