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EDITOR: Andrea Kirk
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GREATER LOS ANGELES EVENTS CALENDAR
Theater, art, live performance, recreation, activities
& events in Southern California including Los Angeles,
Orange & Ventura Counties & the Inland Empire


DETAILS Event in Venice Beach
10/23/2017 to 11/02/2017
(FEATURED EVENT)
TUKU IHO LIVING LEGACY - MĀORI ART EXHIBITION



6 Rose Ave, Venice, CA 90291 202 489 2754 - Free - A celebration of Te Ao Māori (the Māori world), Tuku Iho | Living Legacy promises to be one of 2017’s essential art experiences. Join us for an unprecedented opportunity to discover the richness a ....

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Event in San Fernando Valley
09/29/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
VAN NUYS ARTS FESTIVAL



14350 Sylvan St, Los Angeles, California 91401 - Free - LA City Councilwoman Nury Martinez of CD6 and CHAMPION CITY are excited to present the first Van Nuys Arts Festival! The event highlights the San Fernando Valley community through its arts and cultur ....

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Event in South LA
09/30/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
36TH ANNUAL WATTS TOWERS DAY OF THE DRUM FESTIVAL (SATURDAY, SEPT 30)



1727 East 107th Street, Los Angeles, 90002 - Free - 36th Annual Watts Towers Day of the Drum Festival (Saturday, Sept 30)
On Saturday, September 30, Watts Towers continues its longstanding tradition of celebrating soulful world music at its Annual Wa ....


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Event in Orange County
09/30/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
TASTE OF SANTA ANA



2800 N Main St., Santa Ana, CA 92705 714-541-5353 - General Admission $25, Early Bird VIP $55. - "Taste of Santa Ana" 40+ Tastings of Food, Beer & Wine plus Live Music! Saturday, September 30, 5-9 PM at MainPlace Mall in Santa Ana. Get Tickets Now - Early Bird Ticket Pricing Ends September 15th ....

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Event in Hollywood
09/30/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
DO GOOD BUS | SEPTEMBER COMMUNITY RIDE 2017



3953 Lankershim Blvd, Universal City 91604 323-316-5208 - $45 adult; $20 under 15 - If you’ve been wanting to get involved in your community, but haven’t been sure where to start – just hop on the bus! We’ll be heading to a great cause and you’ll get a chance to hang out and ha ....

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Event in Los Angeles
09/30/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
2ND ANNUAL FIRE IT UP! BBQ COMPETITION



815 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041 - The event is free for spectators who want to watch this heated competition and learn grilling tips from the masters. Tasting tickets range from $15 (pre-purchase, $20 at the door) to $60 for the VIP experience. - On September 30th barbeque masters, grilling celebrities, local firefighters & BBQ Masters will go rib-to-rib in a heated competition for the title of BBQ Grand Champion. We will hold the 2nd Annual ....

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Event in Downtown LA
10/01/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
10TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF ‘LA FERIA DE LOS MOLES’



200 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012 - Free event and food is available for purchase - Vesper Public Relations- Los Angeles – August 2017- The most important cultural event in Los Angeles, celebrates its 10th Year Anniversary of ‘La Feria de Los Moles’ (Mole Fair). 10 years of flavo ....

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Event in Ventura County
10/01/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
VENTURA COUNTY STAR FOOD AND WINE EXPERIENCE FEATURING MARTHA STEWART



4200 Olivas Park Drive Ventura, CA 93001 - $85-$450 - Ventura County Star Food & Wine Experience presents rich and colorful moments for guests to taste, savor and explore the Ventura County culinary scene, from trends to regional traditions. Enjoy the G ....

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Event in Santa Monica
10/01/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
COAST - CITY OF SANTA MONICA'S OPEN STREETS FESTIVAL



Ocean Avenue, Main Street, Santa Monica, 90401 - FREE - Save the date and bring your friends and neighbors out for two miles of car-free streets enlivened with music, dance, local food and a great time! On October 1, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the City ....

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Event in Santa Monica
08/29/2017 to 10/03/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
2017 KCET CINEMA SERIES SCREENINGS



1328 Montana Ave Santa Monica, CA 90403 - $25 each ticket at the door - The popular film series offers film enthusiasts an opportunity to see the best of Hollywood, independent and top award-winning festival films prior to their theatrical release in Los Angeles. The ser ....

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Event in Orange County
09/10/2017 to 10/29/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
OKTOBERFEST 2017: FREE ENTRY!



7561 Center Ave., #49 7148958020 - Free - Old World Huntington Beach has been the host of Orange County's biggest Oktoberfest party since 1977! This year's Oktoberfest promises to be the best celebration yet, offering authentic German food ( ....

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Event in South Bay
09/28/2017 to 10/29/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
SOUTH BAY ESCAPE ROOM: MORTUARY MYSTERY



1230 Cravens Avenue (310) 212-5009 - $35 per person - Do you enjoy puzzles, riddles and word games? Are you a fan of crime scene investigation stories, movies and TV shows? Have you wanted to try an Escape Room, but it's too far of a drive? Are you an E ....

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Event in Griffith Park
09/29/2017 to 10/31/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LOS ANGELES HAUNTED HAYRIDE



4730 Crystal Springs Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90027 (310) 993-8289 - $35-$62 - At a glance: Admission: Ticketed
Location: Griffith Park (Old Zoo) 4730 Crystal Springs Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90027
For Kids: Ages 10+ Recommended
Special Offer: Pre-Sale Tickets Available Now! 2017 D ....


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Event in Griffith Park
10/01/2017 to 10/31/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
BOO AT THE LA ZOO FEATURES SPOOKTACULAR LEARNING AND FUN THROUGHOUT OCTOBER



5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles 90027 323-644-4200 - $16 - $21 - This Halloween season, BOO AT THE L.A. ZOO offers goblins and ghouls of all ages a chance to feed their imaginations with fang-tastic fun and spooktacular learning throughout the entire month of Octo ....

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Event in NoHo Arts Dist.
09/19/2017 to 09/26/2017
TOIL AND TROUBLE BURLESQUE PRESENT: MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAM

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5303 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601 (818) 980-2555 - 30 - Come witness this sexy burlesque-fueled adaption of Shakespeare’s classic comedy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, hosted by none other than Puck himself! Toil and Trouble is proud to announce our debut ....

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Event in Santa Monica
09/26/2017
“THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE” SCREENS AT THE 2017 FALL KCET CINEMA SERIES



1328 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403 - $25 - The plot follows three American soldiers returning from Iraq as they attempt to transition back into civilian life and coup with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Q&A immediately following with ....

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Event in Beverly Hills
09/26/2017
ATTORNEY RICHARD D. KAPLAN TO BE INSTALLED AS PRESIDENT OF BEVERLY HILLS BAR ASSOCIATION



300 South Doheny Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90048 310-601-2422 - - Richard D. Kaplan, of Kaplan Marino, P.C. in Beverly Hills, will be installed as President of the Beverly Hills Bar Association (BHBA) at the organization’s annual Installation and Awards Dinner on ....

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Event in Los Angeles
09/26/2017
AMERICAN INFERNO: HOW MY COUSIN BECAME A SOUTH CENTRAL STATISTIC



630 West 5th Street Los Angeles, CA 90071 213-228-7500 - FREE (rsvp) - In Danielle Allen’s elegiac family memoir, Cuz: On the Life and Times of Michael A., she tries to make sense of a young African American man’s tragic coming-of-age in Los Angeles. Allen, a Harvard ....

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Event in Hollywood
09/26/2017
JAWS OF LOVE. LIVE PERFORMANCE & SIGNING



6400 Hollywood Blvd 323-245-6400 - Free - Kelcey Ayer has been one of the vocalists and primary songwriters in Local Natives for years. Now, he’s stepping out on his own as Jaws Of Love. His debut album Tasha Sits Close To The Piano is name ....

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Event in Los Angeles
09/26/2017
GOLDIE MALONE'S SPEAKEASY CABARET



740 South Broadway, Los Angeles 90014 - Platinum Bubbles & Bites - Seats 6: USD 500.00, Black - VIP Sofa Lounge- 6 guests: USD 200.00, Mezzanine / Balcony Seating: USD 28.00, Blue Section - Per Ticket: USD 32.00, Green Section - Per Ticket: USD 35.00, Yellow - Per Ticket: USD 37.00, Orange - Per Ticket: USD 40.00, Gold - VIP Front Row Entry (2 guests): USD 90.00, Red - VIP Front Row Entry (4 guests): USD 180.00. - Goldie Malone's Speakeasy Cabaret. A 1940's Jazz Musical. Goldie Malone's is a glimpse into the mind and imagination of one woman dreaming of stardom. Will she ever get her chance to win us over? Sta ....

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Event in Los Angeles
09/26/2017
GOLDIE MALONE'S SPEAKEASY CABARET



740 South Broadway, Los Angeles 90014 - USD 28.00 - USD 500.00 - Goldie Malone's is a glimpse into the mind and imagination of one woman dreaming of stardom. Will she ever get her chance to win us over? Goldie Malone's Speakeasy CabaretA 1940's Jazz Musical. Starr ....

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Event in Malibu
06/21/2017 to 09/27/2017
FAMILIES UNITED FOR RECOVERY



Suite 200 - 28955 Pacific Coast Highway - Free - Families United For Recovery is a solution focused support meeting / group coaching session designed to help families coping with addiction by providing tools and techniques for everyday life FREE an ....

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Event in Downtown LA
09/16/2017 to 09/27/2017
GOGO PENGUIN



1234 West 7th Street - $20 - Indeed, although they're predominately an acoustic piano trio, GoGo Penguin’s music draws from many areas of contemporary electronic music, one where you can hear arcade game bleeps, glitchy breakbe ....

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Event in South Bay
09/27/2017
U-JAM FITNESS HOUSE PARTY (WITH THE CREATORS SUSY C. AND DJ MAKAIO)



110 Towne Center Drive, Compton, CA 90220 8186948126 - FREE - Southern California. U-Jam Fitness founders, Susy C. and DJ Makaio, will be making their way to the City of Compton for the mother of all House Parties. It's a cardio dance workout of epic proportion ....

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Event in Hollywood
09/27/2017
TALES FROM TINSELTOWN



1123 Vine Street Los Angeles, CA 90038 - $5 - Wednesday September 27 at 8pm. at Three Clubs 1123 Vine Street (Vine @ Santa Monica) Los Angeles, CA 90038 And we are back! Tales from Tinseltown is the hot new storytelling show hosted by Megan Haye ....

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Event in Highland Park
09/27/2017
TOKYO'S OTONANA TRIO LIVE IN CONCERT



1906 Cypress Avenue, Los Angeles, CA (323) 223-3914 - $5-$20 - OTONANA TRIO return to Los Angeles for their 5th full US tour! All they way from Tokyo, Japan, they are beloved a live band, known for their signature expertly-played J-party-funk, crazy costumes, an ....

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Event in South Bay
09/27/2017
YOGA IN THE GARDEN – SESSION 1



26300 Crenshaw Boulevard, Palos Verdes Peninsula, 90274 - One Class: $12 Members / $15 Non-members - We are pleased to announce that Yoga in the Garden will now feature Hatha yoga starting on September 9. Offered on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:30 am, Hatha is the yoga of balance designed to align ....

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Event in Other Places
09/27/2017
FORUM ON RELIGIOUS TOLERANCE & DIVERSITY-- EASTERN RELIGIONS



4810 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90027 213-514-2651 - Free - Eastern Religions -- Sikhism, Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism
Wednesday, 27 September “The highest result of education is tolerance” ― Helen Keller Ticket Info: https://eastern2017.eventbrite.com Rel ....


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Event in Pasadena
09/27/2017
PMCA 1234: FREE FOURTH WEDNESDAY WEE-READ



490 East Union Street Pasadena, CA 91101 (626) 568-3665 - Free - A Wheel of Colors California artist E. Charlton Fortune was known for her bold use of color. First, look at her paintings in the Main Gallery exhibition E. Charlton Fortune: The Colorful Spirit and s ....

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Event in Glendale
09/27/2017
THE FINE FARE COMEDY HOUR-ISH



5320 San Fernando Road, Glendale, CA 91203 818.244.6442 - Free - The Fine Fare Comedy Hour-ish is The Craft Beer Corridor's hottest and newest comedy night at The San Fernando! Enjoy a beer or a bite as you watch six of L.A.'s finest comedians gussy up and take th ....

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