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Theater, art, live performance, recreation, activities
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Orange & Ventura Counties & the Inland Empire


DETAILS 07/23/2014 to 08/02/2014
(FEATURED EVENT)
THE PURGE: BREAKOUT



2301 Beverly Blvd - 25 - THE PURGE: BREAKOUT is an immersive escape-game experience based on the world of Universal Pictures’ THE PURGE. It’s Purge Night, and your group is being held captive by a demented torturer…with o ....

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DETAILS 08/24/2014
(FEATURED EVENT)
15TH ANNUAL ELVIS FESTIVAL



88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, 92626 949-723-6660 - $2 or FREE for children 12 and under - "The Wonder of Elvis" remains timeless and the memory of the King of Rock and Roll lives on through his fans who gather each year for the 15th annual Elvis Festival at the Orange County Market Place ....

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07/29/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
RINGLING BROS. AND BARNUM & BAILEY - CLOWN AUDITIONS



2695 E. Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA. 92806 619-420-4586 - free - Please come prepared to show, in a 3-5 minute routine, your ability to display exaggerated facial expressions and body language, your athleticism or any unique physical skills, an understanding of co ....

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07/30/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
EVENING CAMPFIRE AT VISTA HERMOSA PARK



100 N. Toluca Street, Los Angeles, CA 90026 213-250-1100 - free - Spend an evening around the campfire with neighbors, friends, and family. It will be an entertaining night with campfire songs, marshmallow roasting and a nature program! Meet at the Grotto Amphithea ....

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07/31/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
"TOP SECRET!" 30TH ANNIVERSARY DIRECTOR'S CUT W/ LIVE! FILMMAKER Q&A



1262 WESTWOOD BLVD. LA, CA 90024 (310) 470 1508 - $15 - General Admission, $10 - Student DOC - "Top Secret!" 30th Anniversary Director's Cut Screening at the Crest Theater in Westwood on 7/31! LIVE Q&A with directors Jim Abrahams, David & Jerry Zucker to follow!! Show starts at 8PM. General Ad ....

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08/01/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
SPARK AFTER DARK



1416 Electric Avenue, Venice, CA 90291 3103061854 - FREE - There’s no better way to check out the art, shopping and entertainment on Abbot Kinney Boulevard, located in the heart of Venice, than stopping by on the first Friday of every month. The event start ....

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08/01/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
BELLYDANCE EVOLUTION PRESENTS ALICE IN WONDERLAND



2580 Cahuenga Blvd, East, Hollywood, CA 90068 3234613673 - $18-$38 - Step into the world of Alice in Wonderland as Bellydance Evolution brings this classic tale to life through world fusion and Middle Eastern dance. An international cast of over 20 dancers and musicia ....

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08/02/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
9 TO 5 @ YOUR DOWNTOWN DRIVE-IN



1000 San Julian St., Los Angeles, CA 90015 - $9-11 online, $13 at the door - Nominated for an Oscar and 3 Golden Globes, this 1980 comedy stars Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, and Dolly Parton as three working women living out their fantasies of getting even with, and their successf ....

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08/02/2014 to 08/03/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
21ST ANNUAL LONG BEACH CRAWFISH FESTIVAL



400-403 Shoreline Village Drive, Long Beach, CA 90802 562-495-5959 - $15.00 General Admission, Crawfish Feast and Buckets $42.00 and $50.00. Children under 12 free when accompanies by adult. Free general admission for active military personnel with ID. Presale discounts available on website. - The 21st Annual Long Beach Crawfish Festival serves delicious Cajun Crawfish dinners, prepared Louisiana-style and spiced to mouth-watering perfection in the world’s largest crawfish steamers. The f ....

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08/03/2014
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"NEW EYES", 4 YEAR SMASH-HIT ONE WOMAN SHOW BACK AT SANTA MONICA PLAYHOUSE



1211 4th Street Santa Monica, CA 90401 310-500-0680 - $30 - NEW EYES returns to Santa Monica Playhouse by popular demand following 4 years of successful runs all over the US! NEW EYES tells the life story of Yafit Josephson, a young woman living in Israel who ....

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08/03/2014
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EAL/LA 2ND ANNUAL SUMMER SOIREE



216 North Brand Blvd. Glendale, CA 91203 818-243-2539 - $30 - Emerging Arts Leaders/Los Angeles present the 2nd Annual Summer Soiree, a celebration of the impact of EAL/LA programs on the Los Angeles arts ecology. This celebration features great food and drinks ....

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08/03/2014
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TOPANGA VINTAGE FESTIVAL AT CONCERTS ON THE GREEN

Get free passes to Topanga Vintage Market at Pierce - come to the Festival Info Booth

5800 Topanga Canyon Blvd, Woodland Hills, CA 91367 310-422-1844 - free! - While its 4th Sunday market at Pierce College continues to grow, Topanga Vintage has added a special show on Sunday, August 3, in conjunction with the hugely popular "Concerts On The Green" series pr ....

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08/03/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
MARZO'S VARIETY SHOW FOR KIDS



7456 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, 90046 - $8.99 in advance/$10 at the door, ages 2 and under free - "Marzo's," the variety show for kids, is back with its talented rotating lineup of professional comedians, magicians, puppeteers, musicians, and more, plus games, prizes, and plenty of interactive fu ....

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08/03/2014
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FREE FAMILY FESTIVAL AND CONCERT AT THE LEVITT PAVILION!



MacArthur Park, 2230 West 6th Street, Los Angeles, 90057 626-683-3230 - FREE - Come to a free children’s concert, Sunday August 3rd, at The Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles at MacArthur Park. Bring the entire family and enjoy the sound of Jose-Luis Orozco & Friends, a children's in ....

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08/04/2014
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22ND ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF CLASSIC



4500 Lakeside Drive, Burbank, 91505 562.502.1146 - - Tee off to improve the lives of individuals with intellectual disabilities... KTLA5 and Warner Bros. will host the 22nd annual Charity Golf Classic and Golf Ball Drop on August 4 at the Lakeside Golf ....

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07/24/2014 to 08/09/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
NEW ORIGINAL WORKS FESTIVAL 2014



631 W. 2nd St. Los Angeles, CA 90012 2132372800 - $20 [$16 student/member] - Each summer REDCAT celebrates the vitality of Los Angeles' vibrant and growing community of artists making work for the stage. We transform our theater into an artist-driven creative laboratory where ....

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07/12/2014 to 08/16/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LOU FERRIGNO & FAMILY LAUNCH FREE 6-WEEK "HEY THERE MUSCLES" WELLNESS PROGRAM ON THE SANTA MONICA PIER STARTING SAT. JULY 12



200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401 - FREE - No Muscles? No Problem! The Santa Monica Pier and the Ferrigno family fitness dynasty present Hey There Muscles - Lean Fitness by FerrignoFIT, a FREE six-week fitness and wellness program at the Pier ....

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08/03/2014 to 08/31/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
JAZZ ON THE LAWN 2014



1836 Stewart Street 3104588350 - FREE - Jazz on the Lawn 2014 What: Free jazz concert series featuring artists Critical Brass, Adaawe, Tom Nolan Band, Cats with Class and Orquesta Charangoa each Sunday in August at Stewart Street Park. Rot ....

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07/08/2014 to 07/29/2014
PROACTIVE ABUNDANCE SEMINAR JULY 2014



5700 Buckingham Parkway Culver City, CA 90230 310-749-5155 - $175 - Do you have more month than money? The Proactive Abundance Seminar will transform the way you view money! Four Tuesday evening classes will be led by Candice Gee, ALSP and Bob Wheeler, CPA to explore ....

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07/26/2014 to 07/29/2014
BEST MOVIE FEST EVER IN ORANGE COUNTY



7777 Edinger Ave. Huntington Beach, CA 92647 - $7.00-$20.00 - Los Angeles, CA (July 7, 2014) - Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) , one of the world's largest motion picture exhibitors, is pleased to announce a partnership with Best Movie Fest Ever to present ....

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07/29/2014
ROBYN + RÖYKSOPP



2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 323 850-2000 - - Robyn + Röyksopp
Sunday, June 29 7pm
Hollywood Bowl
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Get ready for a massive, outdoor dance party with Robyn & Röyksopp for their Do It Again Tour 2014! The Norwegian electronic d ....


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07/29/2014
RUBÉN BLADES, GUSTAVO DUDAMEL AND THE LA PHIL



2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 323 850-2000 - - Rubén Blades, Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil
Tuesday, July 29th 8pm
Hollywood Bowl
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Festive orchestral selections from North, Central, and South America with Dudamel leading the ....


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07/29/2014
RED HEN PRESS AT THE ANNENBERG BEACH HOUSE



415 Pacific Coast Highway Santa Monica, CA 310.458.2257 - Free event; Parking is $3/hour & $12/day - Come on out to Red Hen Press' second great event at the Annenberg Beach House this summer. The reading will feature: Garrett Hongo attended Pomona University and the University of Michigan. He receiv ....

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07/29/2014
AMANDA MCBROOM AND GEORGE BALL



6725 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood 90028 323-466-2210 - $28.00 cover and dinner or two drink minimum - Some Enchanted Evening - An Evening of Love Songs for Grownups International cabaret star, singer/songwriter, Amanda McBroom, and husband and award- winning actor George Ball, will appear at Catalina ....

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06/25/2014 to 07/30/2014
SPANISH CLASS FOR KIDS



2066 Hillhurst Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027 3236658448 - $22 - Baila Baila Spanish - Ages 3 Months - 5 Years
6 Week Sessions
Wednesdays 10:30am
with Fernanda Karolys New Session: June 25th – July 30th You asked, and we listened! After searching high and low for ....


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06/25/2014 to 07/30/2014
WEDNESDAYS ARE WEST DAYS AT THE AUTRY!



4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, 90027-1462 323.667.2000 - Included with Museum Admission / Free for Autry Members - Museum teachers will share dynamic stories about the history of the West in the galleries. In addition, visitors can enjoy hands-on activity carts, crafts, and games. Each week focuses on a different ....

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07/12/2014 to 07/30/2014
GIANT ROBOT PRESENTS: GATHERING WHISPERS



2062 Sawtelle Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90025 310.445.9276 - FREE - Giant Robot is proud to present Gathering Whispers - a solo exhibition by Edwin Ushiro July 12th - July 20th, 2014
Opening Reception with the Artist: July 12, 2014, 6:30-10:00 PM Giant Robot 2
2062 S ....


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07/28/2014 to 07/30/2014
PAINTING WORKSHOPS FOR KIDS!



5373 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 323-857-0030 - $20+ materials - Join us on Monday or Wednesday for a fun chance to learn to paint this Summer! Each class will be from 4-6 p.m., and the cost is only $20, and you must bring your own materials. Each class will be a ....

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07/30/2014
DOUBLE FEATURE: 30TH ANNIVERSARY! BROADWAY DANNY ROSE, 1984, & ZELIG, 1983



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Wednesday, July 30 – 7:30 PM GORDON WILLIS
Double Feature: 30th Anniversary! BROADWAY DANNY ROSE, 1984, Park Circus/MGM, 84 min. This affectionate profile ....


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07/30/2014
CONTINUE THE MUSIC FROM THE SM PIER’S TWILIGHT CONCERT SERIES WITH A FREE AFTER-PARTY AT 41 OCEAN



1541 Ocean Ave #150, Santa Monica, CA 90401 (310) 566-3870 - FREE - As this beachfront destination is a members-only club in the back, this is an amazing opportunity to check out the front space and enjoy live music by DJ Maple Syrup, one of the Westside’s favorite ....

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