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Things To Do in Hollywood
05/06/2016
(Friday)
“ANOTHER NICE MESS: THE RESTORED LAUREL AND HARDY

Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Friday, May 6 – 7:30 PM LAUREL & HARDY
“Another Nice Mess: The Restored Laurel and Hardy,” 90 min. Join us for an evening of shorts featuring ....


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Things To Do in South Bay
05/07/2016
(Saturday)
NIGHT HIKE ON THE PRESERVE

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - $ 5.00 per person / $ 10.00 per family - Visit the Madrona Marsh as the sun sets and day gradually fades into night. Observe and listen to the sounds of the animals and insects as they begin their nightly activities. ....

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Things To Do in San Gabriel Valley
05/06/2016 to 05/07/2016
(Friday Saturday)
2016 SPRING CERAMICS SALE

4469 Chevy Chase Dr, La Canada, CA 91011 818-790-4353 - free admisson - Just in time for Mother's Day!! Come shop Mother's Day Weekend for unique pieces of art! Our Ceramics Sale features the art of over 50 CCLCF ceramic students!Thousands of ceramic pieces will be avail ....

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Things To Do in Los Angeles
05/07/2016
(Saturday)
BIRD LA DAY

1503 Abbot Kinney Blvd. Venice, CA 90291 - Free - Angelenos on May 7 will celebrate the birds of Southern California and LA's Biodiversity at the second annual Bird LA Day, a series of decentralized bird- and nature-themed events throughout the grea ....

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Things To Do in Downtown LA
05/06/2016 to 05/07/2016
(Friday Saturday)
THE PANCAKES & BOOZE ART SHOW

613 Imperial - $5 - LA’s largest underground pop-up art show featuring over 125 artists in over 10,000sq ft in the downtown LA Arts District. -Live Painting
-Live Body Painting
-Live Music
-Free Photo Booth by: SnapYou ....


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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/07/2016
(Saturday)
EAT|SEE|HEAR, LA’S PREMIER OUTDOOR MOVIE, FOOD TRUCK & LIVE MUSIC SERIES FEATURING SUMMER TWINS

601 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405 2127776727 - $6-$23 - Eat|See|Hear 5th Anniversary Season Kick Off Event: Screening Dirty Dancing with special performance by Summer Twins Voted “Best Outdoor Movie Series” by Los Angeles Magazine in 2014, the Eat|See|H ....

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Things To Do in Downtown LA
05/07/2016
(Saturday)
“HEADS ARE TURNING, CHILDREN ARE LEARNING” ANNUAL CHILDREN’S LITERACY DAY AT CAAM

600 State Drive, Exposition Park, Los Angeles, 90037 213-744-2024 - free - For 14 years CAAM has celebrated Literacy Day in conjunction with National Children’s Book Week. Join in the family fun-filled day of celebrity readers, storytellers, face painting, art projects, li ....

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Things To Do in Culver City
05/07/2016
(Saturday)
HOT WHEELS GARAGE AT THE ADM

610 Lairport St, El Segundo, CA 90245 310-909-0950 - $5-10, children under 10 Free. - Saturday, May 7, 2016, 10am-1pm: Hot Wheels(R) Garage features displays of life-size cars and numerous Hot Wheels(R) tracks and cars to race with. In addition, a face painter and balloon artist will ....

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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/07/2016
(Saturday)
MOTHER'S DAY PROMOTION AT THE SANTA MONICA HISTORY MUSEUM

1350 7th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401 3103952290 - half-price admission - The Santa Monica History Museum is excited to announce it will offer half-price admission on Saturday, May 7th, 2016 to the Santa Monica History Museum at 1350 7th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401. In ....

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05/07/2016
(Saturday)
MICHELTORENA ELEMENTARY ANNUAL CINCO DE MAYO FESTIVAL

1511 Micheltorena Street, Los Angeles, 90026 3233468512 - FREE - CALLING ALL AMATEUR CHEFS! Micheltorena Elementary School is hosting a fun, mouth-watering Cinco de Mayo event that is open to everyone! Compete for fabulous prizes and Salsa Glory during Friends of ....

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Things To Do in Downtown LA
05/08/2016
(Sunday)
LOS ANGELES BICYCLE FESTIVAL

221 N Broadway Ave 3476642151 - $12 - LA BIKE FEST 2016
A Bicycle Theme Park
Discover a world of bicycles, art, music and food. Family friendly workshops, demos, beer garden, interactive art installations, wandering musicians, local ride ....


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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/08/2016

PALOS VERDES SYMPHONIC BAND MOTHER'S DAY CONCERT

26300 Crenshaw Boulevard, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 - $10 per person at the door, children 12 and under free - Bring Mom to the Garden to hear the band as they perform this very popular Mother’s Day Concert. This 60-person symphonic band is under the direction of David Stanton and consists of local musicians ....

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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/08/2016
(Sunday)
MOTHER'S DAY EVENTS @ PAINT:LAB

1453 14th St., Santa Monica, CA, 90404 310-450-9200 - - Let PAINT:LAB help you celebrate Mom on her special day. We offer several events on Sunday, May 8th - 1. Mother's Day Brushes&Brunch
2. 'Butterfly' acrylic workshop
3. Brushes&Bites (21 and Older) Ca ....


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Things To Do in Griffith Park
04/15/2016 to 10/31/2016
(Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday)
DINOSAURS: UNEXTINCT AT LA ZOO FEATURES LIFE-SIZE, LIFE-LIKE COLOSSAL CREATURES

5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027 323-644-6001 - $15 - $25 - Lurking impatiently in a once off-limits corner of the Los Angeles Zoo, a ferocious pack of 17 life-size, life-like prehistoric creatures await the opening of DINOSAURS: UNEXTINCT AT THE L.A. ZOO, a ....

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Things To Do in Ventura County
05/06/2016
(Friday)
BE THE DD AND WIN!

Camarillo Nightlife (805) 276-6352 - FREE - Be the DD and Win! is a designated driver program launched in 2011, and it’s taken hold of the Ventura County nightlife scene in an incredible way. The campaign includes the popular Prize Posse, a g ....

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Things To Do in Hollywood
05/06/2016
(Friday)
BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS LIVE PERFORMANCE - FREE & ALL AGES

6400 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles 90028 323-245-6400 - Free - Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals celebrate the release of Call It What It Is (out April 8th) with a live performance at Amoeba Hollywood! Purchase Call It What It Is in-store at Amoeba Hollywood ....

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Things To Do in Hollywood
05/06/2016

ROOFTOP FILM CLUB LA PRESENTS: DAZED AND CONFUSED

1615 Vine Street Los Angeles, CA 90028 - $17 + booking fee - UK’s #1 Outdoor Cinema Series, Rooftop Film Club, begins their second season atop the stunning rooftop of the historic Montalban Theater in LA. Dazed and Confused (1993) is the coming-of-age film th ....

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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/06/2016
(Friday)
DIGITAL GROWTH SUMMIT

13031 W. Jefferson Boulevard, LA 90094 - 150.00 - Event Details
What: 10 panel topics that help brands and businesses build a better online presence to attract more customers. Why: In one full day each attendee will learn tactical formulas they can ....


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Things To Do in West Hollywood
05/06/2016
(Friday)
KICK-OFF FILM SCREENING

625 N. San Vicente Blvd 323-848-6840 - Free - Kick-off Film Screening, Friday, May 6, 2016 from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm in the West Hollywood City Council Chambers (625 N. San Vicente Blvd.)
"Trapped" by award-winning filmmaker Dawn Porter, a start ....


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Things To Do in West Hollywood
05/06/2016
(Friday)
EMPOWER BREAKFAST

625 N. San Vicente Blvd 323-848-6840 - $10.00 - EmPower Breakfast, Friday, May 6, 2016 from 8 am – 10 am in the West Hollywood City Council Chambers (625 N. San Vicente Blvd.)
Start your conference weekend with the EmPower Breakfast, celebrating ....


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Things To Do in West Hollywood
05/06/2016
(Friday)
ZARINA NARES LIVE INTIMATE ACOUSTIC SET

8462 West Sunset Blvd 9174784169 - FREE ADMISSION - Zarina Nares Live At Bar 20 - An Intimate Acoustic Set "A voice simultaneously reminiscent and pristine, an old soul pouring from a new vessel. Zarina. Quintessentially New York. Naturally Los Angele ....

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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/06/2016

CLUB TUBTHUMP - WESTSIDE 90S PARTY

2020 Wilshire Blvd. 3233309559 - FREE - Oh snap, the 90s are back again! Club TUBTHUMP brings the best of the 90s back to V Lounge in Santa Monica with the top rock, grunge and pop hits, along with costume contests, games, themed drink spe ....

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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/06/2016

ORIENTAL IMPRESSIONISTIC WATERCOLOR

26300 Crenshaw Boulevard, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 - $70 members/$85 nonmembers - Instructor Hisako Asano will teach you how to capture paintings of nature that capture the soft colored art form that is expressed in her teachings and techniques. You will learn to mix and blend col ....

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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/06/2016

NATIONAL PUBLIC GARDENS DAY

26300 Crenshaw Boulevard, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 - Included with Garden admission - Support National Public Gardens Day by visiting the South Coast Botanic Garden. Take this time to enjoy the sounds and smells of nature with friends and family at your local public garden. ....

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Things To Do in Santa Monica
05/06/2016

SUCCESSFUL GARDENS PRESENTED BY SCBGF

26300 Crenshaw Boulevard, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274 - $65 members/$80 nonmembers - In a partnership with the UC Master Gardeners, getting into gardening doesn’t have to be overwhelming. With the most qualified experts and a comprehensive look at gardening, the process can be incre ....

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