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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
SATURDAY 12/14/2019
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles



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12/14/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
5K RUN & WALK FOR KIDS' GROWTH

4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles, 90027 - $0-$35.00 - Be part of a GROWing solution and help increase awareness of childhood growth disorders and the importance of early diagnosis and treatment. The 5K Run & Walk for Kids’ Growth will include vendors, ....

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12/14/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
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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12/14/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CHRISTMAS AT THE OC ZOO

1 Irvine Park Road, Orange, CA 92869 714-973-6846 - $2 - Join us for holiday fun at the OC Zoo! Activities include visits with Santa, story time with Mrs. Claus, holiday kids crafts, photo area, and games! Come see the zoo animals receive treat-filled “gi ....

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12/14/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
MYCHAL'S LEARNING PLACE INVITES THE COMMUNITY TO ITS CALIFORNIA GREAT SANTA STROLL TO RAISE FUNDS FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

1 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 - Adults: $45; Children: $25; Canines; $15; Discounted for Kinecta Federal Credit Union members - Mychal's Learning Place invites local residents to participate in its first-ever California Great Santa Stroll to raise much-needed funds for its programs. The Stroll is part of a world competition f ....

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12/14/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
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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12/14/2019 to 12/15/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
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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12/13/2019 to 12/15/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CANDLELIGHT WALK AT HERITAGE HILL

25151 Serrano Road 949-923-2230 - $5 per person ages 3 and over - Please join us for three enchanted evenings of the highly anticipated Candlelight Walk at OC Parks’ Heritage Hill Historical Park. Take a stroll along Luminaria-lit pathways as you enter historical ....

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12/13/2019 to 12/21/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
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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12/06/2019 to 12/22/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
WINTERLIT HOLIDAY MARKET

1351 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401 310-393-8355 - Free - Take the stress out of holiday shopping with the Winterlit Holiday Market on the Third Street Promenade featuring unique creations from local artists. The Winterlit Holiday Market is curated by our f ....

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09/15/2019 to 12/31/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
ESCAPE ROOM LA-ATLANTIS

120 E. 8th St. Suite 100 Los Angeles, CA 90014 232-364-7467 - $33-$39 - Escape Room LA games are live-action adventures where you’ll race to solve clues and puzzles and escape before your time runs out! You’ll be immersed in extraordinary environments, from a 1940’s d ....

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11/29/2019 to 12/31/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
YULETIDE AFTERNOON TEA

1020 N San Vicente Blvd 866-282-4560 - $48 - Join us starting Friday, November 29 for a festive Yuletide Afternoon Tea at The London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills. Offered every Thursday - Sunday, throughout the month of December, the hotel’ ....

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12/07/2019 to 01/06/2020
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CAPISTRSNO LIGHTS

26801 Ortega Highyway (949) 234-1300 - $10 for Adults (ages 12-60) $9 for Seniors $5 for Children (ages 4-11) - The Mission will host Capistrano Lights 2019: Experience the Mission at Night featuring a nightly tree lighting and music program held from December 7 through January 6, 2020. After the Mission close ....

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11/09/2019 to 01/12/2020
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
MOONLIGHT FOREST – MAGICAL LANTERN ART FESTIVAL

301 North Baldwin Avenue, Arcadia, CA 91007 626.821.4667 - $28 adults; $25 seniors (62+); $25 students; $23 children (3-17). Ticket sales to general public begin October 15, 2019 at www.arboretum.org. - MOONLIGHT FOREST RETURNS MORE SPECTACULAR THAN EVER! The magical lantern art festival unveils new and interactive displays on November 9th The Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden brings b ....

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10/31/2019 to 01/12/2020
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LOITERING IS DELIGHTFUL

4800 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027 (323) 644-6269 - Free - The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA), the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery (LAMAG), and the Barnsdall Art Park Foundation (BAPF) are pleased to present Loitering is delightfu ....

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11/01/2019 to 01/20/2020
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
ICE AT SANTA MONICA

1324 Fifth Street, Santa Monica, 90401 310-393-8355 - $5-$17 - Every holiday season Downtown Santa Monica brings a little ice to our beachside community, transforming the corner of Fifth Street and Arizona Avenue into the winter wonderland known as Ice at Santa ....

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04/16/2019 to 05/15/2019
EXTRACT EXHIBITION AT ROW DTLA'S BITFORMS LA

777 Alameda St, Los Angeles, 90021 - - bitforms gallery hosts its second Los Angeles exhibition at the ROW DTLA April 13 - May 15. Extract investigates image and data circulation as a ubiquitous hallmark of contemporary culture. Works by ....

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05/03/2019 to 05/15/2019
INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS EXHIBIT AT THE HOUSE OF LUCIE

777 Alameda St, Los Angeles, 90021 3238711151 - Free - The Lucie Foundation is a non-profit, charitable organization whose mission is to honor master photographers, discover and cultivate emerging photographic talent and promote the appreciation of photo ....

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12/10/2016 to 12/10/2019
NORTH HOLLYWOOD ARTS DISTRICT FARMERS MARKET

5300 Bakman Ave (818) 314-1312 - FREE - Join us every Saturday at the North Hollywood Arts District Farmers Market. We have a wide variety of vendors bringing their farm fresh produce, delicious food, baked goods, artisanal products and a ....

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12/14/2019
HOLIDAY CANDLELIGHT

132 N Euclid Ave 6267937172 - - David Lockington, conductor
Sarah Uriarte Berry, soloist
Los Angeles Children's Chorus
The Donald Brinegar Singers
L.A. Bronze Handbell Ensemble ....


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12/07/2019 to 12/14/2019
TSFY: THE RITE OF SPRING

111 S Grand Ave 323 850 2000 - $23-27 - TSFY: The Rite of Spring
Walt Disney Concert Hall
SAT DEC 7, 11:00AM
SAT DEC 14, 11:00AM Artist About This Performance
Stravinsky’s revolutionary vision of primitive Russia caused a riot in its Par ....


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10/19/2019 to 12/14/2019
UNDERSTANDING ASTROLOGICAL ENERGY: AN 8-WEEK COURSE

900 E. 1st Street Suite 312 3233622615 - $280 deposit, $40 one-time materials fee - The 22 Teachings “Understanding Astrological Energy” series employs an innovative approach to learning astrology. The curriculum is designed to give students an immersive experience into the energe ....

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09/07/2019 to 12/14/2019
CANUCK AS F*CK

6560 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, 90028 3234648542 - $12 - Canadians aren’t nice and polite; we're passive aggressive a-holes who manage to keep a low profile because we spend half the year in hibernation. We can't pick a fight with “Big Brother to the Sou ....

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09/07/2019 to 12/14/2019
MORE GUNS!

6560 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028 3234648542 - $12 - The National Rifle Association is here to save the day – through song and dance! Praise the lord and NRA-men! Ron Barkley is the head lobbyist for the NRA, and his life is real tough — his daughter ....

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09/21/2019 to 12/14/2019
LIFE IN BOOBS

6560 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, 90028 323 464 8542 - $12 - The new, comedic musical, Life In Boobs, honors the milestones of women’s lives from training bras to breast cancer through comedy and the power of all original songs. Through musical numbers, scen ....

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10/19/2019 to 12/14/2019
BROOKS & SCARPA | DENSE-CITY: HOUSING FOR QUALITY OF LIFE AND SOCIAL CAPITAL

3026 Airport Ave, Santa Monica, 90405 - Free - Brooks & Scarpa | DENSE-CITY: Housing for Quality of Life and Social Capital
Exhibition | October 19 – December 14, 2019
Reception | Saturday October 19, 2019 | 5-8 PM
Airport Gallery | 3026 Airport ....


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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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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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12/14/2019
ERIC RIGLER & DIRK FREYMUTH - A CELTIC CHRISTMAS

1417 W. 8th St 310-833-7538 - $30 - "Worlds Most Recorded Piper" Eric Rigler ( Braveheart, Titanic, Outlander, The Simpsons, Phil Collins) and guitarist Dirk Freymuth (John Gorka, The Kottonmouth Kings, The Baroque Orchestra of Ireland ....

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12/14/2019
ERIC RIGLER & DIRK FREYMUTH - A CELTIC CHRISTMAS

1417 W. 8th St 310-833-7538 - $30 - "World's most recorded piper" Eric Rigler (Braveheart, Titanic, Outlander, The Simpsons, Phil Collins) and guitarist Dirk Freymuth (John Gorka, The Kottonmouth Kings, Baroque Orchestra of Ireland) br ....

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11/02/2019 to 12/14/2019
LA VIE EN ROSE

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025 310-477-2055 - $25-$40 - Grammy-winning chanteuse Julia Migenes travels back to the Paris of Edith Piaf, Pablo Picasso and Ernest Hemingway in this evening of nostalgic French chansons by Charles Aznavour, Léo Ferre, Jacques ....

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