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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
FRIDAY 07/01/2016
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles



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DETAILS 03/15/2016 to 12/31/2016 (FEATURED EVENT)
AMAZING SCAVENGER HUNT ADVENTURES BY URBAN ADVENTURE QUEST
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Various Locations 805-603-5620 - - Turn Los Angeles, Hollywood, Catalina Island, The Getty or Santa Barbara into a giant game board with this fun Scavenger Hunt adventure.  Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour  ....

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06/24/2016 to 08/28/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
SAWDUST ART FESTIVAL

935 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 9494943030 - FREE-$9 - Currently celebrating its 50th year, Sawdust Art & Craft Festival— with a new theme “Celebrating the Soul of Art for 50 Years!”—features more than 200 new and returning Laguna Beach artists, who ....

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06/03/2016 to 09/02/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
BARNSDALL FRIDAY NIGHT WINE TASTINGS FUNDRAISER

4800 Hollywood Blvd. 323-644-6275 - $30.00-$42.00 - Marking its 8th season and attracting sellout crowds, Barnsdall Friday Night Wine Tastings—the Foundation’s signature fundraising event—returns to the hill (June 3rd through September 2nd). Angele ....

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06/24/2016 to 09/16/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
SUMMER MOVIE SERIES - ZÓCALO PUBLIC SQUARE

501 N. Main St., Los Angeles, CA 90012 - Free - Zócalo Public Square is proud to announce its Summer Movie Series, a series of free, public movie screenings at the LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes in Los Angeles. The series will consist of four movie s ....

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01/18/2016 to 06/26/2016
EVOLUTION OF THE REVOLUTION

600 State Drive, Expostion Park, Los Angeles, CA, 90017 - FREE - The exhibition is an immersive, multi-media installation created by Surreal Box Cinema, an artistic duo formed by Lynn Rossi (photographer/set designer) and Nichelle Evans (set designer/conceptual ar ....

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06/01/2016 to 06/26/2016
BUYER AND CELLAR

606 Laguna Canyon Rd, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 949.497.2787 x1 - - Alex takes a job working in the Malibu basement “shopping mall” of a beloved “Funny Girl” megastar. One day, the Lady herself comes downstairs to play. It feels like real bonding in the basement, ....

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05/13/2016 to 06/26/2016
GRUESOME PLAYGROUND INJURIES

6539 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90038 (323) 960-7773 - $25 - A new production of Rajiv Joseph’s darkly comic tale about love, pain and friendship. What is the path we take to find love in a harsh world? Sara Rae Foster (Showtime’s Masters of Sex, TNT’s Mob ....

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06/05/2016 to 06/26/2016
SEVEN DECEMBERS AT THE HOLLYWOOD FRINGE FESTIVAL 2016
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6201 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038 - $15 - Nothing Important Productions takes to the Hollywood Fringe Festival with its original play, Seven Decembers. First presented as a workshop at LACC’s Theatre Academy, to sold-out audiences, Seven De ....

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05/12/2016 to 06/26/2016
LA CAGE AUX FOLLES

120 Judge John Aiso St, 2136257000 - $53-$58 - This multiple Tony Award winner for Best Musical about a gay couple who own a glitzy drag club is given a fresh, sleek and racy look that only East West Players can deliver. The charmed lives of Geor ....

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06/04/2016 to 06/26/2016
CHARLOTTE'S SHORTS JOINS 2016 HOLLYWOOD FRINGE FESTIVAL

916 N Formosa Ave. West Hollywood, CA 90046 (323) 463-4639 - $15.00 - Charlotte’s Shorts is the taco truck of comedy. Fast, cheap and delicious. Six of the world’s greatest actors read short works of fiction by Charlotte Dean. Hear from the most loveable, self-center ....

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06/24/2016 to 06/26/2016
DWELL ON DESIGN
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1201 S. Figueroa St, Los Angeles, 90015 - $20-$750 - Dwell on Design brings together the brightest people, products, and content in modern design. Featuring 400 brands that shape modern, over 2,000 furnishings & products, 40 on-stage presentations, 5 f ....

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06/04/2016 to 06/26/2016
THE LITTLE MERMAID

14900 La Mirada Blvd. in La Mirada, 90638 (562) 944-9801 - $20 - $70 - LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS & McCOY RIGBY ENTERTAINMENT invite you to journey “Under The Sea” as it presents the fifth and final show of its 2015-2016 season, THE LITTLE MERMAID, musi ....

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06/24/2016 to 06/26/2016
THE OFFICIAL VAMPIRE DIARIES CONVENTION

2500 N Hollywood Way - Tickets starting at $20. See website for packages and availability. - The Vampire Dairies Official Convention returns to Burbank June 24-25, 2016 to the Marriott Burbank and we're rolling out the blood-red carpet for all our fellow fans to join the celebration of two o ....

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06/23/2016 to 06/26/2016
MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING (SHAKESPEARE IN THE VINES)

33440 La Serena Way, Temecula, CA 92592 951-4027488 - starts at $17.00 - SITV kicks off it's summer season with a comedy..Much Ado about Nothing. Ticket prices begin at $17.00 and can be purchased online. Seating is first come first served unless you have purchased reserv ....

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06/24/2016 to 06/26/2016
DWELL ON DESIGN & IMM COLOGNE AT THE LA CONVENTION CENTER THIS WEEKEND: JUNE 24-26

1201 S Figueroa St Los Angeles, California 90015 - Cost Varies - imm cologne at Dwell on Design Los Angeles 2016
June 24-26, 2016 / Los Angeles Convention Center This year Dwell on Design introduces their first partnership with imm cologne global. A first for both ....


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06/24/2016 to 06/26/2016
2ND ANNUAL REFUGE RECOVERY CONFERENCE

4300 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, 90029 323.665.4300 - $108.00 - We are excited to announce that registration for the 2nd Annual Refuge Recovery Conference is officially open. We will be introducing our Guiding Principles, new literature, and podcasting; acknowled ....

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06/23/2016 to 06/27/2016
CIRCUS VARGAS PRESENTS ILUMINOUS

6100 Topanga Canyon Blvd, Woodland Hills 91367 877-GOTFUN-1 - $15-$70 - Circus Vargas presents iLUMINOUS, a new, high-energy extravaganza that illuminates the wonder and imagination of every child at heart. Arrive 45 minutes early for the interactive pre-show where kids ....

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06/06/2016 to 06/29/2016
AUSTRALIAN THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS THEATRE FESTIVAL IN JUNE

7657 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90046 (323) 960-4443 - $25-$30 - L.A.’s Australian Theatre Company offers a mini Australian theater festival, including a ‘Double Feature’ of two celebrated Australian plays that were made into movies and ATC’s second annual fre ....

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05/14/2016 to 06/30/2016
TOO HOT TO HANDLE: POSTERS ON CLIMATE CHANGE, POLLUTION & ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

3655 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90007 (310) 397-3100 - FREE - Please join CSPG for the opening of "Too Hot to Handle: Posters on Climate Change, Pollution & Environmental Justice," a dynamic new exhibition that will be on display from Saturday, May 14th through ....

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05/23/2016 to 06/30/2016
OUTSIDE OF WHAT?

431 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, 90013 - FREE - “Outside of What?” comprises works by “normal” or “average” ability artists with those of developmentally disabled artists in an effort to question the usual distinctions made about disabled ar ....

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06/02/2016 to 06/30/2016
THE POWER OF THREE - MONTH LONG EXHIBITION

577 S. Coast Highway A-1 949-667-1803 - - Las Laguna Gallery presents: The Power of Three Kayla Abedelal creates abstract works inspired by astrology, yoga, music, human emotion, water, and nature. Lily Nava’s paintings are charged with pos ....

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07/01/2016
A PRAIRE HOME COMPANION WITH GARRISON KEILLOR

2301 N Highland Ave - - A Praire Home Companion with Garrison Keillor
HOLLYWOOD BOWL
Fri JUL 1 About this performance: The celebrated American humorist returns to the Bowl stage for his farewell tour as host of the beloved ....


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07/01/2016
JAWS, 1975

Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Friday, July 1 – 7:30 PM AMITY ISLAND WELCOMES YOU
JAWS, 1975, Universal, 124 min. Dir. Steven Spielberg. Roy Scheider is a sheriff confronting crowds of sunbathers, self-serving ....


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07/01/2016
50TH ANNIVERSARY! THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY (IL BUONO, IL BRUTTO, IL CATTIVO), 1966

Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Friday, July 1 – 7:30 PM SERGIO LEONE
50th Anniversary! THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY (IL BUONO, IL BRUTTO, IL CATTIVO), 1966, Park Circus/MGM, 161 min. Dir. Ser ....


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06/27/2016 to 07/01/2016
2016 VALTER PAIVA TENNIS ACADEMY JUNIOR TENNIS SUMMER CAMP - SESSION 2

1040 Park Ave., Long Beach, CA 90804 562-266-8882 - $50-$390 - 2016 Summer Camp Program
June 20th - August 26th SESSIONS: Session #1 - June 20-24
Session #2 - June 27-July 1
Session #3 - July 5-8 (closed on Monday July 4*)
Session #4 - July 11-15
Session #5 ....


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07/01/2016
BURLESQUE NIGHT

201 E. Broadway, Long Beach, CA 90802 - $10-$20 - Come celebrate the holiday weekend with 20+ amazing male and female dancers! Great for Birthdays, Bachelorettes, etc! All welcome, come party! ....

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06/19/2016 to 07/01/2016
LOS ANGELES HISTORY PODCAST

- Free - Listen to stories from the history of Los Angeles ranging from the old Pacific Electric Railway system to the curse of Griffith Park. Tune in to this month's episode on the two worst man-made disaste ....

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06/20/2016 to 07/01/2016
SUBMISSIONS FOR THIRD ANNUAL BURBANK COMEDY FESTIVAL ARE NOW OPEN! DEADLINE JULY 1

102 E. Magnolia Blvd. Burbank, CA 91502 - - Submissions are open to all genres of comedy, including Stand-Up, Sketch, Comedy Short Films, Improv, Magic and Variety performers. Submissions are open to comedians both international and in the US, ....

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06/27/2016 to 07/01/2016
WESTSIDE STAND-UP SHOWDOWN COMPETITION

1323-A (the “A” stands for alley) Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica CA 90401 (310) 451-0850 - FREE - Back again, the 5th Annual Westside Stand-up Showdown features 5 nights of the best rising stand-ups in LA competing for over $1500 in prizes and industry meetings. Each night features 10 comics each ....

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05/28/2016 to 07/02/2016
HELEN RAE

945 Chung King Road Los Angeles CA 90012 213-625-0935 - free - The Good Luck Gallery is proud to present: Helen Rae

May 28 – July 2, 2016
Reception: Saturday May 28, 7-10PM The success of Helen Rae provides an inspiring example of how a prolific artist can ....


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