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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
WEDNESDAY 06/26/2019
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles




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06/01/2019 to 06/30/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
MILES OF PRIDE

1351 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401 7075879179 - Free - The world-famous Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica Place and the iconic Santa Monica Pier will be lit up with all the colors of the rainbow throughout the month of June with the “Miles of Pride” ....

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05/11/2019 to 08/03/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CALIFORNIA BUTTERFLY PAVILION

1500 N College Ave, Claremont, 91711 (909) 625 8767 - $3.00 in addition to General Admission - Experience the beauty of California butterflies in all their life stages with the native plants they depend on for survival. Discover a diversity of species and color as you encounter a dazzling arra ....

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06/17/2019 to 08/23/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
SWIMLA IS BACK! LA CITY OFFERS FREE OR AFFORDABLE SWIM LESSONS FOR KIDS

Find your LA City neighborhood pool and register. (323) 906-7953 - FREE or affordable swim lessons. Scholarships are available. Cost is not a barrier. - Stay cool in the pool this summer with SwimLA! As a City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks program, SwimLA offers FREE or affordable swim lessons for kids ages 4+. Choose from family- ....

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06/26/2019
CRAFTIVISM WORKSHOP WITH SARAH CORBETT

Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Boulevard | Los Angeles, CA 90036 Tel 323.937.4230 - $40 / $35 members (includes materials) - Sarah Corbrett, author of How to be a Craftivist: The Art of Gentle Protest and founder of the UK-based Craftivist Collective, leads participants in the project “A Heart For Your Sleeve #fortheloveo ....

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06/26/2019
PURE & WEARY'S PLAYLIST

6539 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038 9204287784 - free - Comedy duo Pure & Weary (Funny or Die, WhoHaHa) bring you a free sketch comedy show with scenes inspired by music. Come see their hilarious playlist, one-night-only at the Comedy Central Stage Wednes ....

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06/19/2019 to 06/26/2019
JEFFREY SKLAN PRESENTS ELEGY

2766 S. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90034 (310) 559-0800 - 0 - Photographic artist Jeffrey Sklan presents his upcoming exhibition, ELEGY, taking place at Kopeikin Gallery in Culver City, June 19th-26th, 2019. ELEGY features astonishingly detailed photographic im ....

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06/26/2019
PRETTY FUNNY - STANDUP COMEDY AND BURLESQUE STRIPTEASE

4519 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90029 3125022579 - $15 in advance $20 at the door - Join us on June 26, 2019 for an LA extravaganza starring Michelle L’amour (America’s Got Talent, Strange Angel, Epix's "Sex Life", Burlesque Hall of Fame), and LA’s top comics and burlesque talen ....

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06/26/2019
LEVEL 8 DRIVE-IN AT THE GROVE: GREASE

The Grove LA 189 The Grove Drive Level 8 (top floor of the parking structure) Los Angeles, CA 90036 - Complimentary - Level 8 Drive-In at The Grove takes the classic drive-in movie experience to new heights, kicking off the summer with the film Grease and the hot rod convertible “Grease Lightning.” An homage to th ....

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06/26/2019
BRINGING STEM CELLS TO PATIENTS: TREATING AGE-RELATED BLINDNESS

1425 San Pablo St. Los Angeles, CA 90033 323-442-2712 - Free - USC Stem Cell is proud to host a public symposium about the exciting progress in stem cell-based clinical trials for age-related blindness caused by macular degeneration. The event will take place on ....

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06/26/2019
BROTHERS COMEDY SHOW 12
free


5140 Lankershim Blvd Los Angeles, CA 91601 (818) 308-6208 - free - Oh Baby Brothers Comedy Rides again 8pm on June 26th. Brews Brothers Craft Beer (5140 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601) North Hollywood, upstairs event space. North Hollywood’s newest beer ....

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06/24/2019 to 06/27/2019
KID’S SUMMER COOKING AND BAKING CAMPS - CULINARY ACADEMY 3 - JUNE 24-27

2366 Pelham Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90064 310-470-2640 - $425 - Kid’s Summer Cooking and Baking Camps
Summer Cooking Camp Fun for your kids as they accomplish the Basics and MORE and are hungry to learn more! Culinary Academy 3 - $425
Mon-Thurs - June 24-27, 2 ....


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06/24/2019 to 06/27/2019
KID’S SUMMER COOKING AND BAKING CAMPS - CULINARY ACADEMY 4 - JUNE 24-27

2366 Pelham Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90064 310-470-2640 - $425 - Kid’s Summer Cooking and Baking Camps
Summer Cooking Camp Fun for your kids as they accomplish the Basics and MORE and are hungry to learn more! Culinary Academy 4 - $425
Mon-Thurs - June 24-27, 2 ....


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06/27/2019


Craft Contemporary 5814 Wilshire Boulevard | Los Angeles, CA 90036 Tel 323.937.4230 - $45 / $35 members (includes basic materials, clay, and firing) - For beginners and experts alike, our clay studio offers a fun, open space to make, experiment, and play with clay--casual instruction available. For ages 17+. Space is limited, advance registration r ....

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06/09/2019 to 06/27/2019
ASK A BLACK WOMAN SOLO SHOW PREMIER

6448 Santa Monica Blvd, Hollywood, CA 424-259-2361 - $15 - What happens when a Black Woman specifically entreats people of different races to ask her any question they want on the streets of Los Angeles? Shanara did this on her “Ask A Black Woman” YouTube ....

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06/09/2019 to 06/29/2019
TREASON AT HOLLYWOOD FRINGE FESTIVAL
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5636 Melrose Ave, Hollywood, 90038 - 12 - A dictator next-door forces his family into a fake empire, pitting his ego against everyone’s best interest. Bear Elegance Productions announces the world premiere of TREASON, a dark comedy on the d ....

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06/06/2019 to 06/29/2019
LINCOLN 2020 AT THE HOLLYWOOD FRINGE FESTIVAL

6320 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038 - $18 - Synopsis
Like a lot of people today, jaded campaign manager Tess Baker (think Jessica Jones meets Josh Lyman) is sick of politics. She’s just about ready to throw in the towel when somebody wakes up ....


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06/16/2019 to 06/29/2019
COLOR COLLECTIVE AT THE HOLLYWOOD FRINGE
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6468 Santa Monica Blvd 4242535547 - $10 - The Color Collective is a variety show in Los Angeles. Featuring everything from music and dance to stand-up and sketch comedy, The Color Collective strives to be a show for all people, where we can ....

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06/08/2019 to 06/29/2019
THE NARCISSIST NEXT DOOR

6476 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood 90038 - $15 - Written by Ellen Buckley. Directed by Susan Dalian. Sebastian is rich (heir to a fish-stick fortune), handsome, gay and unattached. Although independently wealthy, he would really like to establish h ....

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06/01/2019 to 06/30/2019
COLORS OF PROGRESS

1351 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401 7075879179 - Free - “Colors of Progress” is an art installation by artist Phil America, created in partnership with Tre Borden/Co and Downtown Santa Monica, Inc., that will present a visual oral history of the LGBTQ+ ....

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05/29/2019 to 06/30/2019
MAGIC THE GATHERING TOURNAMENT

127 Lakewood Center Mall, Lakewood 90712 562-582-1400 - $5 admission - Do you have binders full of Magic cards, or are you new? All are welcome to our event! We offer MTG Commander and Standard Tournaments every Wednesday @ 6:00pm. Entry is only $5, if you pre-register. ....

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06/07/2019 to 06/30/2019
ASCEND: WHEN MYTHS FALL, HEROES RISE
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5481 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90029 - $20-$35 - The gods of four great mythological pantheons (Greek, Egyptian, Maya, & Chinese) call on you, their lost demigod children, to save them from an ancient threat. However, some of the gods have their ow ....

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06/14/2019 to 06/30/2019
DINNER WITH FRIENDS

254 S Robertson Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211 - $25 - Theatre Company, in association with Beverly Hills Playhouse and Cheshire Moon Inc., are pleased to present Donald Margulies’ the Pulitzer Prize winning production of “DINNER WITH FRIENDS” – Open ....

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06/01/2019 to 07/05/2019
WITHOUT DESTINATION

7358 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, 90038 - - Inspired by a feeling of timelessness, Without Destination features artists from all over the globe, who have made their way in the art world by carving out a space that wasn’t there before. From al ....

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06/15/2019 to 07/06/2019
SPECTRUM GESTALT 6

3009 Ocean Park Blvd. Santa Monica, CA 90405 - N/A - Part curatorial, part installation Spectrum-Gestalt brings together over 80 artists’ works from a wide variety of genres and mediums, grouping them into an expansive spectrum of color. ....

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06/19/2019 to 07/10/2019
CLASSIC MOVIE MUSICALS SERIES

87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024 626-355-4318 - $10 each; $30 for the series - During the run of its live stage musical Dames at Sea, itself an homage to the optimistic movie musicals of the 1930s and 1940s, the Sierra Madre Playhouse will offer a series of screenings of classi ....

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06/02/2019 to 07/14/2019
NOTA BENE

7377 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90036 323-452-9628 - Free - Nota Bene highlights artists who add their individual narratives through their creative process, changing the context by which they create how the audience visualizes their work. The diverse backgrou ....

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06/08/2019 to 07/20/2019
OBLIVION : NEW WORKS BY HANNAH HOOPER

1331 w. Sunset Blvd 2132130078 - FREE - Oblivion : New Works By Hannah Hooper Opening Reception: Saturday, June 8th
7-10pm Exhibition Dates: June 8th - July 20th, 2019 RSVP at subliminalprojects.com ....


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06/22/2019 to 07/20/2019
"ONE WORD POEMS & OTHER INTERESTING COLORS" BY EMILY HOERDEMANN

1820 Industrial Street, Los Angeles, 90012 - free - Garis & Hahn is pleased to present One Word Poems & Other Interesting Colors, marking Los-Angeles based artist Emily Hoerdemann’s debut solo show with the gallery. The exhibition will open on June 2 ....

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06/08/2019 to 07/21/2019
OVER THE INFLUENCE AND PERROTIN PRESENT "ERRÓ"

833 East 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013 3109215933 - Free Admission - Over the Influence and Perrotin are honored to present "ERRÓ", a survey of paintings and collages made between 1960 and 2018 by the seminal European artist. Erró (born Gudmunder Gudmundsson) is known ....

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09/15/2018 to 07/28/2019
ON FIRE: TRANSCENDENT LANDSCAPES BY MICHAEL SCOTT

4700 Western Heritage Way - Free for Autry Members / Included with Museum Admission: $14 Nonmembers / $10 Students and Seniors / $6 Children (3-12) - Featuring several selections from artist Michael Scott’s most recent series of paintings, this exhibition looks at the sublime visuals and transformative impact of fire on the land and the imaginati ....

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