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Tours & Excursions in Pasadena
08/24/2019
OLD PASADENA HISTORIC PUB CRAWL



Pasadena 626.411.6333 - 40$ for members and 45$ for non-members - Experience the history of a few famous 
and infamous Pasadena watering holes
 and haunts. This guided tour of Pasadena’s original downtown includes stops at a handful of pubs, distinctive for th ....

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Music in Hollywood
08/24/2019
PINK MARTINI WITH ORCHESTRA



2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 323-850-2000 - 25-250 - Artists
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Pink Martini
Violent Femmes About This Performance
The eclectic “little orchestra” from Portland sashays their way through the swinging so ....


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Art in South Bay
06/15/2019 to 08/24/2019
SUMMER EXHIBITIONS AT TORRANCE ART MUSEUM



3320 Civic Center Drive 310-618-6388 - 0 - Torrance Art Museum (TAM) presents a bold summer exhibition exploring the intersection between art and warfare, enlisting 17 artists who reflect a world of increased military engagement across the gl ....

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Art in South Bay
06/15/2019 to 08/24/2019
SUMMER EXHIBITIONS AT TORRANCE ART MUSEUM



3320 Civic Center Drive 310-618-6388 - 0 - Torrance Art Museum (TAM) presents a bold summer exhibition exploring the intersection between art and warfare, enlisting 17 artists who reflect a world of increased military engagement across the gl ....

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Art in Culver City
06/29/2019 to 08/24/2019
VERNACULAR ENVIRONMENTS, PART 3



2754 South La Cienega Boulevard 3235250053 - - Edward Cella Art & Architecture presents Vernacular Environments, Part 3, the third of an annual exhibition that explores a diversity of tensions between the figure and the environment and asks, what ....

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Art in Midtown LA
08/24/2019
HOW MATTER, MATTERS: RECYCLED ART BUILDER SESSION AT MAMA MARIA'S GARDEN



100 N Toluca St., Los Angeles, CA 90026 - Free - Saving and appreciating our environment is something our outdoor school strives for. We’ll be pairing up with Trash for Teaching, a fabulous organization that promotes reusing and new using various ....

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Art in Los Angeles
07/20/2019 to 08/24/2019
HOLLY ELANDER - SOLITARY SHADOWS + FINE LINE



170 S La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, California 90036 (323) 899-1363 - Free - Holly Elander
Solitary Shadows & Fine Line July 20 – August 24, 2019 Opening Reception: Saturday, July 20th, 6 – 9pm Elander’s depictions of the silent corridors, streets and neighborhoods of Los ....


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Dance in South Bay
08/24/2019
THE LIGHT



1 Sea Hawk Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 - $15 - Inspired by “Keepers of the Flame”, an animated poem created by Peter and Paul Reynolds, “The Light” pays tribute to the torch burning in the hearts of children, as well as the inextinguishable l ....

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Community in Beverly Hills
08/01/2019 to 08/24/2019
BOLD SUMMER 2019



200, 300 and 400 blocks of Rodeo Drive 3108559595 - Free - Rodeo Drive goes BOLD this August! Join us 5:00PM - 8:00PM Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights from August 1 - 24 for evening shopping, entertainment, art installations, music and more! ....

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Dance in South LA
08/24/2019
STAY AWAKE



Wilmington Ave. & 120th St., Los Angeles, CA 90059 213-536-5820 - Free Admission - Stay Awake is a cross disciplinary work created on site at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital. Choreographed and directed by Heidi Duckler, this new work is inspired by the ecosystems of t ....

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Festivals in Downtown LA
08/24/2019
NEWFILMMAKERS LOS ANGELES FILM FESTIVAL - AUGUST 24TH, 2019



1139 S. Hill Street, Los Angeles 90015 323-521-7385 - $10-$15 - NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) presents a full and exciting day with InFocus: International Animation, a selection of California Shorts presented in partnership with Film Liaisons in California St ....

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Museums in Los Angeles
08/24/2019
THE PEOPLE’S WORKSHOP: QUILTING AS MEMORY AND VISION. COMMUNITY CRAFTING FOR LGBTQ+ LIBERATION



5814 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 (323) 937-4230 - $10 | $8 members (includes materials) - Participants will use techniques such as hand-stitching, gluing, and embroidery to create quilt squares inspired by past, present, and future LGBTQ+ movements and communities. Quilt squares created d ....

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Museums in Los Angeles
08/24/2019
LETTERPRESS SURPLUS SALE & WAYZGOOSE CELEBRATION



315 W. Torrance Blvd. 3105157166 - Free - A 1926 steamroller printing large six foot posters in the parking lot will help the Printing Museum, Carson, kick off its annual LETTERPRESS WAYZGOOSE on Saturday, August 24th. This is guaranteed to ....

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Theater in Hollywood
08/24/2019
NOW MORE THAN EVER: AN AFTERNOON OF HUMOR



6121 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles 90038 - Free - Are you afraid to turn on the news? Has life got you down? Join us as professional actors from Theatre Forty read humorous pieces from such authors as Saki, .P.G. Wodehouse, and many others. Our cas ....

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Nightlife in NoHo Arts Dist.
08/24/2019
BOTTOMLESS: IDLE HOUR'S MONTHLY DRAG BRUNCH



4824 Vineland Avenue, North Hollywood, 91601 - Free - Bottoms up, it's Bottomless! North Hollywood finally has a monthly drag brunch, brought to you by Robyn Closson and Diana Dzhaketov, at the historical treasure chest that is Idle Hour (erected in 194 ....

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Theater in Griffith Park
08/24/2019
TALES FROM MOUNT SUMERU: THE GOLDEN PEACOCK

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2580 Cahuenga Blvd ELos Angeles, CA 90068 7472409707 - $30-$150 - Nearly 10 years after their first performance at the Ford, Mantra Siam will return with Tales from Mount Sumeru: The Golden Peacock. Dancers from Thailand and Los Angeles will reenact the tale of the ....

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Sporting Events in West LA
08/24/2019
ADIDAS STREETBALL CHALLENGE



7600 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 - FREE - In celebration of the reissue of the three stripes brand's cult-favored Streetball shoe, the brand is hosting an open-to-the-public game of 3-on-3. Winners of the challenge take home a $15k cash priz ....

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Music in Downtown LA
08/24/2019
WORLD70: 70'S/80'S, AFROBEAT, DISCO, SALSA, REGGAE, FUNK



1256 W 7th Street 3105867189 - Free - What: Join us at The Mayfair Hotel – Downtown L.A.’s newest entertainment hotspot – for World70, a celebration of 70’s/80’s Disco, Afrobeat, Salsa, Reggae, and Funk vibes. Music by Tailwind Turn ....

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Comedy in Burbank
08/24/2019
THE LAST COMEDY SHOW ON EARTH



2200 West Burbank Boulevard Suite B, Burbank 91506 7473336037 - General - USD 10.00. - The Last Comedy Show on Earth is a show that happens every Saturday at The Bunker in Burbank. It is a showcase of the best comedians in Los Angeles each doing their best jokes. Let us be your comedy ....

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Music in Hollywood
08/25/2019
PINK MARTINI WITH ORCHESTRA



2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 323-850-2000 - 25-250 - Artists
Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Thomas Wilkins, conductor
Pink Martini
Violent Femmes About This Performance
The eclectic “little orchestra” from Portland sashays their way through the swinging so ....


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Art in Los Angeles
08/25/2019
STEAM EGG – STEAM PARTIES



5814 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90036 323 937 4230 - Free - Steam Egg will be fully operational as a steam room over the course of this summer, during which guests are invited to climb up and into this egg-shaped steam room and immerse themselves in a hot, in ....

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Art in Downtown LA
07/20/2019 to 08/25/2019
NOTHING CHEEZY



516 E 4th St., Los Angeles, CA 90013 6265844070 - $18 - THINK TANK GALLERY TEAMS UP WITH MEOW WOLF ARTIST FUTURE FANTASY DELIGHT AND PIZZABOYZZZ FOR ‘NOTHING CHEEZY’
The new installation introduces a saucy new take on the food pop-up experience OPENING ....


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Festivals in Los Angeles
08/25/2019
LATINAFEST 2019



501 North Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 - $10 - LATINAFest, produced by Bel Hernandez, President & CEO of Latin Heat Media, and Naibe Reynoso, Emmy Award journalist and children’s book author, celebrates women by offering uplifting and empowering ....

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Museums in Downtown LA
07/24/2019 to 08/25/2019
FIRE FOR EFFECT: JOURNEY OF THE 522ND FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION



355 E. 1st Street 3103280907 - Pay As You Wish - FIRE FOR EFFECT chronicles the valiant advances through Italy, France, and Germany made by the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion as a part of the famed 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II. ....

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Museums in Los Angeles
08/25/2019
STEAM EGG – STEAM PARTY



5814 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 (323) 937-4230 - Free - Steam Egg will be fully operational as a steam room over the course of this summer, during which guests are invited to climb up and into this egg-shaped steam room and immerse themselves in a hot, in ....

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Museums in Los Angeles
08/25/2019
ASSEMBLING STORIES WITH ROSALYN MYLES: AN ASSEMBLAGE SCULPTURE WORKSHOP



5814 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 (323) 937-4230 - $50 | $40 members (materials provided) - Using a variety of found, used, and collected materials, artist Rosalyn Myles will guide participants through an intuitive assemblage workshop. What will your sculpture say about you? Participants ar ....

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Theater in Ventura County
08/16/2019 to 08/25/2019
GENDER-BLIND PRODUCTION OF ASSASSINS



403 W. Hillcrest Dr. Thousand Oaks, 91360 (805) 381-2747 - $20 - "Everybody's Got the Right" to their dream role in this gender-blind production of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins. Assassins will soon bring the infamous historical figures back to life this August. Th ....

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Comedy in Pomona & Vicinity
08/22/2019 to 08/25/2019
BRANDON T. JACKSON HEADLINES THE ONTARIO IMPROV



4555 Mills Circle, Ontario, CA 91764 909-484-5411 - $20 - Brandon T. Jackson is a multifaceted young actor carving his own path in Hollywood. Earning critical praise, he started out in stand-up comedy and has evolved into a burgeoning young film and televis ....

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Theater in Downtown LA
08/23/2019 to 08/25/2019
PAUL ROBESON THEATRE FESTIVAL



514 S. Spring St., Los Angeles 90013 866-811-4111 - $50 on Fri; $35 on Sat. & Sun. - The Robey Theatre Company, Los Angeles’ most-awarded African American theatre company, continues its 25th Anniversary celebration with its presentation of the Third Biennial Paul Robeson Theatre Fes ....

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