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POTTERY CLASSES FOR KIDS & ADULTS



3795 Boise Avenue, Mar Vista, CA 90066 (3 blocks west of Centinela, off Venice) 310-567-2708. - - Peach Tree Pottery classes, studio and gallery. If you've ever thought you'd like to try throwing a pot, this is a fun and relaxed place to try it out. Unleash your creativity, learn to throw a pot i ....

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Theater in Pasadena
12/10/2019
BOB BAKER MARIONETTE HOLIDAY SHOW



41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 6265641066 - FREE - Our beloved buddies from Bob Baker Marionettes are coming back to the courtyard for a heart-warming Holiday marionette show! Join us for some serious joy. ....

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Film in South Bay
12/10/2019
THE ROADIUM DRIVE-IN PRESENTS: ELF!

10% off with code EYESPYLA

2500 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Torrance (310) 532-5678 - $20/car - FILMS -- FOOD TRUCKS -- FAMILY HOLIDAY FUN The Roadium is reviving its classic 1950's drive-in for a one-of-a-kind movie-going experience this fall. Once a month, guests can enjoy a great film in thi ....

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Special Interest in Pasadena
12/11/2019
MACARONI KID PASADENA FAMILY FUN DAY!



41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 6265641066 - FREE - Macaroni Kid Pasadena is your place to find family fun and they're bringing some fun to One Colorado! Join them for a winter wonderland in the courtyard. The littles can experience sensory snow bins, ....

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Classes & Seminars in South Bay
02/14/2019 to 12/12/2019
NATURE STORY TIME, AGES 2 - 5



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Nature Story Time is a "hands-on" program that teaches the importance of nature and the environment to your child. A new topic occurs every month.Come and join those interested in learning about the ....

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Music in Downtown LA
12/13/2019
HI-FI HONEYDROPS BRING SWINGING STYLE TO UNION STATION COCOA CONCERT



800 N. Alameda St. Los Angeles, 90012 - Free - Tis the season for the swinging sounds of the Hi-Fi Honeydrops, slated to rock Union Station’s 3rd Cocoa Concert of the season on Friday, Dec. 13, at 6:30 p.m. on the South Patio, in collaboration w ....

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Art in Santa Monica
10/19/2019 to 12/14/2019
JIMENA SARNO |SCORE FOR THE NEAR FUTURE



1639 18th Street 6267561190 - Free - Jimena Sarno |Score for the Near Future

Exhibition | October 19-December 14, 2019

Reception| Saturday, November 9, 2019 | 5-8 PM

Main Gallery | 1639 18th Street, Santa Monica For her Art ....


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Theater in Hollywood
12/07/2019 to 12/14/2019
A JINGLE A GO GO



6448 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90038 000-000-0000 - $15.00 - In this gay musical comedy romp, jingle writer Robert experiences writer’s block for a lipstick product, and with a small cry for help, he is magically and mysteriously thrown into a world full of g ....

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Recreation in South Bay
12/14/2019
HOLIDAY WREATH MAKING



3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 15.00 per person - Do you want to decorate your home for the Holidays? Learn how to enhance your home or someone's life by giving them a hand-made gift using native plants. Come and make your own wreath. Pre-registrati ....

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Performance in San Fernando Valley
12/14/2019
A FAERY HUNT MAGICAL ADVENTURE



16756 Moorpark Street, Encino, 91436 818-324-6802 - $12.50 per person. Adult and Children's tickets are same price. - This is the last performance of the year. Come join in the fun! Nickelodeon named A Faery Hunt Best Children's Theater in Los Angeles. Experience it for yourself. A Faery Hunt shows are interactive p ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in South Bay
12/14/2019
9TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY CONCERT, SANTA ON THE PIER & TOY DRIVE



100 Fisherman's Wharf, Redondo Beach, CA 90277 - FREE - 9th Annual HOLIDAY CONCERT, SANTA ON THE PIER & TOY DRIVE Saturday, December 14, 2019
2:00 - 4:00 P.M. 100 Fisherman's Wharf, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(west end of the pier past Tony's) OTHER: Free ba ....


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Community in West LA
12/14/2019
INCLUSION MATTERS HOLIDAY MY PLAYCLUB



3150 S Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025 (818) 988-5676 - FREE - Inclusion Matters by Shane's Inspiration and Crowe are hosting a Holiday My PlayClub at Aidan's Place inclusive playground at Westwood Rec Center. Families with children of ALL abilities are invited ....

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Recreation in Burbank
12/14/2019
KIDS LIKE ME - HOLIDAY CARNIVAL



13164 Burbank Blvd 818.778.7136 - $15 and a wrapped unisex gift of $10 - Kids Like Me Holiday Carnival
Date : Saturday, December, 14, 2019 Club l.a. TEEN is an exciting social club for ages 13-18 who are on the autism spectrum or need assistance in developing and maintain ....


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Festivals in Downtown LA
12/14/2019
SANTEE WINTER WONDERLAND



310 E 11th Street - FREE - Hosted by the LA Fashion District Business Improvement District (BID) in partnership with The Santee Alley, Santee Winter Wonderland is an annual community event, created with the idea of providing m ....

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Museums in South Bay
12/14/2019
DICKENS HOLIDAY CELEBRATION



315 W. Torrance Blvd.,Carson, Ca 90745 310-515-7166 - $25/ Admission $80 for group up to 4 - Dickens Holiday Celebration at The International Printing Museum 315 W. Torrance Blvd. Carson, CA 90745 (310) 515-7166 www.printmuseum.org Sat. Dec. 14th 2019 10:00 am-4:00 pm "Christmas Carol "perf ....

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Community in Culver City
12/14/2019
A CHILD'S DREAM ANNAUL HOLIDAY OUTREACH



4153 Overland Ave, Culver City, CA 90230 4242092352 - Free - A Child’s Dream will be distributing Toys, Personal Hygiene products and more to families. For more information on how to volunteer, donate, or refer families, go to the website. ....

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Community in Los Angeles
12/14/2019
2019 BALDWIN HILLS CRENSHAW PLAZA HOLIDAY WINTER WONDERLAND CELEBRATION



3650 W. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd - Free - GRAMMY-nominated soul singer and songwriter Marsha Ambrosius will headline ​Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza’s annual Winter Wonderland. The event returns Saturday, December 14th, from 3:00 p.m. to 7: ....

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Theater in Hollywood
04/27/2019 to 12/15/2019
THE REALLY AWESOME IMPROV SHOW



6560 Hollywood BLVD 3234648542 - $5 - Saturdays & Sundays at 12 noon, this fast paced and high energy improv comedy show plays at The Second City in Hollywood. It's a fun for all ages improv show now celebrating a 9 run! RAIS features im ....

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Dance in Inland Empire
12/13/2019 to 12/15/2019
THE NUTCRACKER



3801 Mission Inn Ave, Riverside, 92501 951-779-9800 - $29 - $69 - Enjoy a treasured holiday tradition with family and friends at southern California’s most spectacular production of The Nutcracker from critically acclaimed Inland Pacific Ballet. Celebrating 25 yea ....

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Dance in Inland Empire
12/13/2019 to 12/15/2019
THE NUTCRACKER



450 North College Way, Claremont, 91711 909-607-1139 - $25 - $65 - Enjoy a treasured holiday tradition with family and friends at southern California’s most spectacular production of The Nutcracker from critically acclaimed Inland Pacific Ballet. Celebrating 25 yea ....

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Outdoor Markets in West LA
12/13/2019 to 12/15/2019
THE CRICUT POP-UP



189 THE GROVE DRIVE LOS ANGELES, CA 90036 - - You’re invited to Cricut – the leader in DIY personalization. Stop by the Pop-Up, a life-size present located in front of The Grove’s Christmas Tree, to see holiday elves hard at work on Cricut’s ....

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Theater in Glendale
12/14/2019 to 12/15/2019
THE NUTCRACKER

10% Off - Use Promo Code DEWDROP

216 N. Brand Boulevard, Glendale, CA 90203 818-660-2370 - $15 - $55 - Experience the Wonder! ​ Unique among area Nutcracker productions, The Red Chair’s energetic rendition features young performers, ages 5 to 18, in principal and supporting roles. Amidst lavish set ....

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Special Interest in Downtown LA
12/14/2019 to 12/15/2019
HOLIDAY MARKET



901 E 3rd St, Los Angeles CA, 90013 2139431620 - free - Celebrate the season with a two-day marketplace showcasing LA-based makers, nonprofits, artists, and performers. The market will offer hand-crafted products and locally-made wares, as well as family ....

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Festivals in Los Angeles
12/15/2019
HANUKKAH FESTIVAL



2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90049 3104404500 - $7 – $12 - Celebrate the Jewish festival of light, while enjoying music, dance, storytelling, art making, and tasty treats! Get in the holiday spirit with musical performances by Klezmer Juice, hear classic Han ....

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Amusement Parks & Arcades in Santa Monica
12/15/2019
ICE BREAKERS PRESENTED BY THE PLAZA AT SANTA MONICA: ANDREW & POLLY AND JAZZY ASH AND THE LEAPING



1324 Fifth Street, Santa Monica, 90401 310-393-8355 - Free - Every Sunday from November 10, 2019 to January 19, 2020 enjoy free musical performances that will have the whole family on their feet and feeling the groove. Performance schedule: 11 am, Noon, 1:45 p ....

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Comedy in Long Beach
12/20/2019
MIRANDA SINGS – WHO WANTS MY KID?



6200 E. Atherton St. Long Beach, CA 90807 562-985-7000 - - Colleen Ballinger is an actor, comedian, trained vocalist, writer, and executive producer best known for portraying her character “Miranda Sings” on YouTube, on her Netflix Original Series Haters B ....

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Performance in Long Beach
12/20/2019
MIRANDA SINGS - WHO WANTS MY KID?



6200 E. Atherton St. Long Beach 90807 562-985-7000 - - Colleen Ballinger is an actor, comedian, trained vocalist, writer, and executive producer best known for portraying her character “Miranda Sings” on YouTube, on her Netflix Original Series Haters B ....

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Parks & Gardens in Pomona & Vicinity
12/13/2019 to 12/21/2019
LUMINARIA NIGHTS



1500 N. College Ave. Claremont, CA 91711 (909)625-8767 - $16 Public Adult | $12 Public Child, Senior, Student | $12 Member Adult | $8 Member Child, Senior, Student | Children Under Three Free - Be enchanted at this Claremont tradition where Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden glows with light for the holidays. This year, over one-thousand hanging lanterns will adorn Garden trails and dapple the ....

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Music in Glendale
12/21/2019 to 12/22/2019
GMCLA'S HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR



216 N. Brand Blvd., Glendale, 91203 (818) 243-2539 - $25 - $95 - Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles Presents
Holiday Spectacular Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 2:00 PM TIX: https://alextheatre.org/event/gay-mens-chorus-o ....


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Music in Los Angeles
12/22/2019
THE ROCK AND ROLL PLAYHOUSE PRESENTS MOTOWN FOR KIDS HOLIDAY CELEBRATION



1822 W. Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, 90026 646-560-0065 - $15 Advance- General Admission, $17 Day of show- General Admission - We’re back! The Rock and Roll Playhouse is excited to return to Los Angeles for the Fall season with more family concerts at Echoplex! Join us on Sunday, December 22nd for Motown For Kids Holiday Ce ....

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