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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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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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08/24/2019
BOOMTOWN BREWERY GOES SUPERTURBO

700 Jackson Street - - Over the haze craze? Us neither. Boomtown Brewery has released their latest can art collaboration with Joetamponi to create Superturbo – and to borrow a retro word, the results are sick. This multi- ....

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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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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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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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08/24/2019 to 08/25/2019
SKATE, RATTLE AND ROLL RETRO ROLLER RINK AT UNION STATION

800 N. Alameda St. Los Angeles, 90012 3108273169 - $7 in advance for one hour session; $10 at the door for a 1 hour state session (skate rental included) - For one weekend only, Aug. 24 and 25, guests can “lace up” and step back in time for the ultimate roller-skating experience as Union Station transforms the Historic Ticket Course into a Retro Rolle ....

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08/26/2019
A SPIRITED NIGHT WITH INFUSE VODKA

2332 E. 8th St., Los Angeles, 90021 - $0 - In its drive to rediscover and exalt forgotten libations and heritage brands, the craft cocktail renaissance has left some spirits, vodka perhaps most notably among them, underappreciated among the m ....

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08/06/2019 to 08/30/2019
HOUSE OF LUCIE OPEN CALL FALL GROUP SHOW IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CANON

1318 E 7th St #140, Los Angeles, CA 90021 - free - The Lucie Foundation is pleased to announce the Open Call Fall Group Show in partnership with Canon. Photographers can submit images to be exhibited at the House of Lucie gallery at ROW DTLA for the ....

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08/02/2019 to 09/02/2019
MIDORI (MENACE) & CVD

929 S Broadway 667340606 - FREE - French producers and DJs Midori (Menace) and CVD all night on the rooftop. Midori (Menace), brain behind Paris and Tokyo based record label MENACE, Midori (Menace) released last year "Kumo EP" and pr ....

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09/02/2019
PROJECT NICOLE L.A. DEBUTS WITH A RED CARPET EVENT, BENEFITING THE DOWNTOWN WOMEN’S CENTER AT GALLERY ROW ON LABOR DAY!

110 Winston Street Los Angeles, CA 90013 - 35 - The event "4 Walls for All" will bring together members of the entertainment industry, local residents of the Los Angeles community and international press and media to provide a night of music, ente ....

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07/11/2019 to 09/05/2019
TIKI THURSDAY POP UP AT THE MIXING ROOM AT JW MARRIOTT LOS ANGELES L.A. LIVE

900 W Olympic Blvd Los Angeles, California 90015 USA 213-765-8600 - Free - JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE is celebrating summer with “Tiki Thursdays” at The Mixing Room patio. From 5:00 p.m. to close every Thursday, The Mixing Room patio transforms into an island parad ....

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08/15/2019 to 09/07/2019
MACBETH

801 E. 4th Place, Los Angeles, CA 90013 213-687-4278 - Tickets cost $20 for general admission and $40 for limited VIP premium seats. Opening night will take place on Saturday, August 17 with two preview performances leading up to it. The first preview, on Thursday, August 15, will be a Pay What You Can (PWYC) Night. Patrons may pay any amount at the door or secure online tickets that start at $5.00. Tickets for the second preview performance on Friday, August 16 cost $15 or $40. - William Shakespeare’s Macbeth gets a daring new production in Downtown LA’s arts district thanks to 134 West. Directed by Alyssa Escalante, this Macbeth, set in a near future desert landscape, will ....

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09/07/2019
REGIME OF IMAGES

1206 Maple Ave., #832 - free - Curated by Lawrence Gipe
Artists: Jennifer Celio, Sijia Chen, Roni Feldman, Laura Tanner Graham, Kio Griffith, Robert Heckes, Cara E. Levine, Constance Mallinson, Sean Noyce, Nick Taggart, Alex Turne ....


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09/11/2019
VINE TO GLASS

2311 Cotner Avenue, Los Angeles, 90064 - $10 - Want to know more about wine but don’t know where to start? The Wine & Spirit Education Trust’s Wine Education Week introductory tasting will provide you with the skills to start tasting wines like ....

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09/11/2019
PUBLIC OPENING: ‘CHARLES GAINES. PALM TREES AND OTHER WORKS’

901 E 3rd St, Los Angeles CA 90013 2139431620 - Free - Join us for the public opening of Hauser & Wirth’s first exhibition with American artist and revered Los Angeles educator Charles Gaines. Unveiling new grid works that focus on native trees from Pal ....

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09/11/2019
PUBLIC OPENING: ‘RESILIENCE: PHILIP GUSTON IN 1971’

901 E 3rd St, Los Angeles CA 90013 2139431620 - Free - Join us for the public opening of the first solo Los Angeles exhibition in over half a century dedicated to American artist Philip Guston. ‘Resilience: Philip Guston in 1971’ sheds light on a pivot ....

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09/13/2019
DTLAFF OUTDOOR MOVIE SCREENING

777 S. ALAMEDA STREET, LOS ANGELES, CA 90021 - $6 - The start time is 5:00 pm and the movie is expected to start at 7:30pm. We are currently working on prices for admission, food and drinks. The food will be catered by Rappahannock from the Row at DTL ....

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09/14/2019
NEWFILMMAKERS LOS ANGELES LATINX & HISPANIC FILM FESTIVAL - SEPTEMBER 14TH, 2019

1313 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 323-521-7385 - $15 - You’re invited to join NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) on Saturday, September 14th, 2019 for the annual NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA ....

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09/14/2019
CHARGE UP LA! AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE EVENT

1700 Stadium Way Los Angeles, CA 90012 (855) 522 - 5233 - FREE Admission - Charge Up LA! an Electric Vehicle event Join us Saturday, September 14, from 10 am to 3 pm at LAFD's Frank Hotchkin Memorial Training Center for #ChargeUpLA, LA's premier electric vehicle test drive ....

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09/14/2019
THE MERRY MAKERS

1923 S Santa Fe, Los Angeles 90021 (310) 429-2153 - FREE - The Merry Makers, a solo exhibition by Illinois-based pop surrealist painter, Carrie Pearce. This collection offers the viewer a peak into the fantastical mind of Pearce, who perceives reality with a ....

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08/17/2019 to 09/15/2019
SUMMER TASTINGS AT FLASK & FIELD’S TASTING ROOM AT ROW DTLA

767 S Alameda St #180, Los Angeles, CA 90021 - free - Flask & Field at ROW DTLA welcomes imbibers to indulge in a series of wine and spirits tastings featuring hand selected and top-quality products. The 1,200 square foot space transforms into the ideal ....

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09/20/2019
THINK ASIA, THINK HONG KONG

900 W Olympic Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90015 (213) 765-8600 - FREE - THINK ASIA, THINK HONG KONG International businesses connect and learn about opportunities, trends and resources in the Asian marketplace WHAT: In the face of global uncertainties, companies need t ....

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09/27/2019 to 09/28/2019
"ABSTRACTIONS" BY ERIC SANDERS

900 N Broadway #1090, Los Angeles, CA 90012 - - EASTERN PROJECTS
presents
ERIC SANDERS
Debut Solo Exhibition
“ABSTRACTIONS” ERIC SANDERS MAKES HIS LA ART WORLD DEBUT WITH AN EXPANSIVE SOLO SHOW AT EASTERN PROJECTS GALLERY ON VIEW
Friday, Septemb ....


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09/28/2019
CELEBRATE WITH A LIVE PODCAST TAPING OF E!’S UBER-POPULAR LADYGANG

448 South Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013 - - E!’s very own LadyGang have hit the road this summer, embarking on their nationwide LadyGang LadyHang Live tour, presented by Ketel One Botanical. Next stop - Los Angeles on September 28th. A wildly ....

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09/28/2019
SAN ANTONIO WINERY'S 3RD ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL

737 Lamar Street 323-986-2353 - $65-$100 - San Antonio Winery will be hosting its 3rd annual Harvest Festival Saturday, September 28. The festivities will be held at San Antonio Winery’s historic location in downtown Los Angeles where they w ....

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08/11/2019 to 09/29/2019
SUNDAY LIVE MUSIC BRUNCH SERIES AT THE LITTLE EASY

216 West 5th Street, Los Angeles, 90013 8583827961 - RSVP - New Live Music Brunch Series at The Little Easy Bar Presented By Bardic Management and Marketing The Little Easy Bar, located at 216 W 5th Street in Downtown Los Angeles, will be running a revamped S ....

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09/29/2019
MEXICO IN A BOTTLE: SOUTH TO NORTH

501 North Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 - $60-$70. 21+. - Mexico in a Bottle comes to Los Angeles! The mezcal world's biggest, and baddest, tasting event is expanding to include all of Mexico's regional spirits and flavors. Join us for a special edition eve ....

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10/02/2019 to 10/05/2019
LEXUS ALL-STAR CHEF CLASSIC

1005 Chick Hearn Court Los Angeles, CA 90015 2137427485 - See event website for details - The only food event of its kind, Lexus All-Star Chef Classic returns for its sixth year to L.A. LIVE, October 2-5, for a four-day culinary experience showcasing some of the most well-respected and aw ....

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