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EDITOR: Andrea Kirk
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Michele Hunter
Mark Share
Matt Share
Josh Herz




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Restaurants in Santa Monica
12/20/2019
UGLY SWEATER PARTY



1315 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, 90401 - $4 BEERS ALL DAY! - Wear your ugly sweater to The Gallery | SocialEats on Friday, December 20 and get $4 BEERS ALL DAY! Enjoy Live music from 5-8PM, festive specials, and an ugly Sweater Contest with $100 gift card priz ....

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Restaurants in Santa Monica
12/20/2019
UGLY SWEATER PARTY



1315 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, 90401 - $4 BEERS ALL DAY! - Wear your ugly sweater to The Gallery | SocialEats on Friday, December 20 and get $4 BEERS ALL DAY! Enjoy Live music from 5-8PM, festive specials, and an ugly Sweater Contest with $100 gift card priz ....

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Restaurants in Santa Monica
12/20/2019
UGLY SWEATER PARTY



1315 3rd Street Promenade - $4 BEERS ALL DAY - Wear your ugly sweater to The Gallery | SocialEats on Friday, December 20 and get $4 BEERS ALL DAY! Enjoy Live music from 5-8PM, festive specials, and an ugly Sweater Contest with $100 gift card priz ....

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Nightlife in San Diego County
12/20/2019
HOLIDAY UGLY SWEATER YAPPY HOUR AT THE KONA KAI RESORT & SPA



1551 Shelter Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92106 619-221-8000 - Free - Kona Kai Resort & Spa's Ugly Christmas Sweater Yappy Hour. The legendary property, located across from Point Loma, cordially invites two and four-legged friends to celebrate the festive season poochi ....

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Festivals in Downtown LA
03/27/2020 to 03/28/2020
¡LATIN FOOD FEST! CELEBRATES ITS 8TH ANNUAL CULINARY CLASSIC



1245 N. Spring St Los Angeles CA 90012 858-337-0597 - $40 - ¡Latin Food Fest! Celebrates its 8th Annual Culinary Classic Tasking place at the LA State Historic Park in downtown Los Angeles, March 27-28, the 2020 festivities includes a kick-off party Latin Spi ....

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Restaurants in Inland Empire
03/27/2020 to 03/28/2020
FARMER BOYS GRAND OPENING



23190 Cajalco Expressway, Perris, CA 92570 9498747374 - - Farmer Boys is celebrating the Grand Opening of its Perris, Calif. restaurant on Friday, March 27 and Saturday, March 28. To celebrate the milestone of its 100th store opening, guests who visit durin ....

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Nightlife in Beverly Hills
03/16/2020 to 03/29/2020
RESTAURANT FEST AT EATALY L.A.



10250 Santa Monica Blvd. 2133108000 - $18-$28 - How do you say "SPRING" in Italian? With fresh seasonal salads, pasta, pizza, and more during Restaurant Fest! From March 16-29, taste the best flavors of Italian primavera with two-course lunch and ....

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Festivals in Orange County
03/28/2020 to 03/29/2020
OC WINE & SPIRIT FEST – A MODERN TASTING EXPERIENCE FOR ORANGE COUNTY



29943 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, 92675 - $20 to $200 - Come on out and enjoy wine, craft beer and fine spirits tastings at the OC Wine & Spirit Festival, happening March 28 and 29 at A Stone’s Throw Winery in historic San Juan Capistrano. Bringing a mod ....

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Gourmet in Downtown LA
04/01/2020
TASTE AMERICA: LOS ANGELES RAISING THE BAR RECEPTION



3939 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90037 661.433.6959 - $90 - $150 - On April 1-2, Los Angeles will welcome the James Beard Foundation’s Taste America® presented by Capital One® for a weekend of delicious food and thought-provoking conversation surrounding the nonpro ....

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Gourmet in Downtown LA
04/02/2020
TASTE AMERICA: LOS ANGELES GALA DINNER



3939 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90037 661-433-6959 - $255 - $275 - On April 1-2, Los Angeles will welcome the James Beard Foundation’s Taste America® presented by Capital One® for a weekend of delicious food and thought-provoking conversation surrounding the nonpro ....

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Restaurants in San Diego County
04/02/2020
$5 RUBIO’S BURRITOS ON NATIONAL BURRITO DAY



3675 Murphy Canyon Road San Diego, CA 92123 800-354-4199 - $5.00 burritos with any drink purchase - Rubio’s is continuing their tradition of offering any burrito on the menu for just $5, with the purchase of a beverage, for National Burrito Day. On Thursday, April 2, simply show or enter the coupo ....

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Festivals in Pasadena
04/05/2020
MASTERS OF TASTE



1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103 - $89 – $149 - Masters of Taste is a premier food and beverage festival on the field of the iconic Rose Bowl. 100% of event proceeds benefit Union Station Homeless Services, a 501(c)(3) organization. #EatMoreGiveMo ....

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Music in Los Angeles
04/06/2020
THE WILD HONEY PIE PRESENTS: A DINNER PARTY WITH JANE HOLIDAY



2920 W Temple St Los Angeles, CA 90026 - $50-65 - ....

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Classes & Seminars in Santa Monica
04/07/2020
COOKING AT THE CHEF'S TABLE WITH CHEF NYESHA ARRINGTON



395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica, 90401 (310) 656-8800 - $165 - Pull up a stool with us at the Chef's Table! Our delicious new series brings your favorite restaurant chefs to the classroom, ready to share their pro tips and recipes that have shaped the Los Angele ....

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Classes & Seminars in Santa Monica
04/06/2020 to 04/10/2020
TEEN PRO CHEF SERIES: MASTERING WORLD CUISINES



395 Santa Monica Place, Suite 323 6267162510 - $625 - Do you dream of owning a restaurant or food truck someday? Join us for five intense days of working the line! You'll pick up knife skills, plating, how to fry, sear, and bake while you make every com ....

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Classes & Seminars in Santa Monica
04/13/2020 to 04/17/2020
TEEN PRO CHEF SERIES: LEARN TO COOK IN A WEEK



395 Santa Monica Place, Suite 323 310.656.8800 - $625 - Do you dream of owning a restaurant or food truck someday? Join Chef John Pitblado for five intense days of working the line! You'll pick up knife skills, plating, how to fry, cook a perfect burger a ....

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Restaurants in East LA
04/26/2020
TASTE OF THE EASTSIDE



570 W. Ave 26, Los Angeles 90065 - $55 adv/$65 door | VIP $90 adv, $100 door - Taste of the Eastside
April 26, 2020, 4pm - 8pm
Los Angeles River Center and Gardens
570 W. Ave 26, Los Angeles 90065 Celebrating its Tenth Year, Taste of the Eastside is the premiere outdoor food an ....


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Festivals in Long Beach
04/26/2020
AMSTERDAM IN LA - HAVE A TASTE OF HOLLAND 2020



7390 Carson Blv, Long Beach, CA 90808 818-659-5081 - $10 - kids 12 and under FREE. - Have A Taste Of Holland - Dutch King's Day 2020 Los Angeles - You know you are at a Dutch event, when surrounded by people decked out in phenomenal orange attire to celebrate the birthday of King Wil ....

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Festivals in Long Beach
05/02/2020
LONG BEACH SEAFOOD FESTIVAL



200 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, California, 90802, United States 3237163597 - Early bird tickets Adults and kids age 13+: USD 11.0, Early bird tickets Adults and kids age 13+: USD 8.0 - **THIS EVENT IS ANTICIPATED TO SELL OUT AGAIN ONLINE! ** TICKETS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR IF SOLD OUT ONLINE. Entry Tickets (does not include food or alcohol): The 2nd Annual Seafood Festiva ....

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Festivals in Santa Barbara County
05/02/2020
SANTA BARBARA VINTNERS FESTIVAL



6600 Foxen Canyon Rd Santa Maria, CA 93454 (805) 688-0881 - $100- Early Entry; $75- General Admission; $60- Locals; $25- Designated Driver/Under 21 - In its 38th year, the Santa Barbara Vintners Festival is truly the Original Santa Barbara Wine Festival. ​ The highlight of the weekend is the Festival Grand Tasting on May 2, 2020 from 1:00 - 4:00 ....

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Community in Ventura County
05/10/2020
MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH



40 Presidential Drive 200 Simi Valley, CA 93065 805-577-4057 - - Celebrate the mother in your life at our 14th annual Mother’s Day Brunch at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library! You are sure to make her day by spoiling her with a champagne brunch in our grand ....

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Festivals in South Bay
05/17/2020
SOUTH BAY BEER & WINE FESTIVAL 2020

$5.00 Off General Admission Ticket

25851 Hawthorne Blvd., Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274 - $79.00 - Enjoy Unlimited Tasting from 100+ Restaurant, Craft Brewery, and Winery Participants. In our 7th year, the South Bay Beer & Wine festival attracts the best in wine, craft beer and food tastings from ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in Downtown LA
06/27/2020 to 06/28/2020
2020 TASTE OF MEXICO



Historic Park in downtown Los Angeles (323) 472-6130 - $40 - A one of a kind curated festival Taste of Mexico appeals to all five senses with cuisine and libations from each of the 32 Mexican states, and multiple music stages, comedy pavilion, live art, Tequil ....

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Festivals in Culver City
07/18/2020
WESTSIDE FOOD, WINE AND SPIRITS FESTIVAL BENEFITING WESTSIDE FOOD BANK



9000 Overland Avenue Rooftop above Parking Lot 8A, Culver City, California, 90230, United States 3108270873 - USD 40.00 - USD 60.00 - The Best food, wine and spirits festival in Los Angeles this summer for a Great Cause
JOIN US for the 6th Edition and Annual Westside Food and Wine Summer Festival Benefiting Westside Food Bank on Ju ....


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Festivals in Ventura County
07/25/2020 to 07/26/2020
27TH ANNUAL OXNARD SALSA FESTIVAL



500 S C St. 93030 805–535–4060 - Free admission and parking. Main stage open seating is $5. Salsa Tasting Tent $5. - Those who love to groove to hot Latin sounds and indulge in spicy culinary flavors won't want to miss the 27th Annual Oxnard Salsa Festival. The festival, July 25 and 26, is packed with all things sa ....

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Festivals in Downtown LA
08/09/2020
22ND ANNUAL TASTE OF ECUADOR FOOD & PARADE FESTIVAL



425 N. Los Angeles St. Los Angeles, CA 90012 - FREE entrance to the public - Since 1999 the Ecuadorian community in Los Angeles has been celebrating its Independence Day with an annual Festival & Parade in Downtown LA. (1809-2020) The 22nd Annual TASTE OF ECUADOR Food Festiva ....

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Festivals in Orange County
07/06/2020 to 09/03/2020
FESTIVAL OF ARTS FINE ARTS SHOW



650 Laguna Canyon Road Laguna Beach, CA 92651 (800) 487-3378 - 5 - From July 6 – September 3, the Festival of Arts opens its doors daily for visitors to not only enjoy the award-winning work of exhibited artists, but also demonstrations and art workshops, daily art ....

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Gourmet in Long Beach
10/25/2019 to 10/25/2020
THE PERFECT WEEKDAY NIGHT CAP AT THE 908 RESTAURANT’S HAPPY HOUR



3850 Worsham Ave Suite 410 Long Beach, CA 90808 (562) 420-5331 - - End your workday with delicious American cookery and specialty drinks that will satisfy your taste buds and your wallet at The 908 Restaurant’s brand-new Weeknight Happy Hour! With a dedication to s ....

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Restaurants in Downtown LA
10/28/2019 to 10/28/2020
BOTTLE & BOARD



707 S. Grand Ave, Los Angeles, 90017 323-303-2535 - $35 - Le Grand, a Mediterranean-inspired restaurant in Downtown Los Angeles, has just started hosting their own special happy hour, Bottle & Board. From 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday-Sunday, guests can enjoy a bottl ....

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