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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 South Bay
12/11/2016
(FEATURED EVENT)
TORRANCE ANTIQUE FAIRE SPECIAL HOLIDAY SHOW



1317 Sartori Ave, Toorrance, CA 90501 310-328-6107 - Free - Torrance Antique Street Faire Holiday Show Sunday Dec. 11th
150+ Sellers with Antiques, New Merchandise, Gifts, Arts, Crafts, Plants, Home Decor & Fashion trucks & More
Live Music by Vic Morag ....


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DETAILS Event in Orange County
12/05/2016 to 12/30/2016
(FEATURED EVENT)
SMALL WORKS - BIG TALENT HOLIDAY GIFTS



577 S. Coast Highway A-1 Laguna Beach, CA 92651 949-667-1803 - - SMALL WORK – BIG TALENT “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” - Vincent Van Gogh Selected among hundreds of artist submissions, Las Laguna Gallery discovered small ....

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DETAILS Event in Los Angeles
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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DETAILS Event in Los Angeles
02/01/2017 to 04/30/2017
(FEATURED EVENT)
LIVE LIFE LA CORPORATE CHALLENGE 2017



Los Angeles - $75 - The LIVE LIFE LA Corporate Challenge- Register now for this years fun-filled LIVE LIFE challenge and compete against thousands of other competitors in your choice of any or all of 30 sporting events ....

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Event in Hollywood
12/06/2016 to 12/07/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CINERAMA EXTRAVAGANZA WITH DOOR PRIZES! U.S. PREMIERE OF NEWLY RESTORED FILMS THE BEST OF CINERAMA (1963) AND CINERAMA'S RUSSIAN ADVENTURE (1966)!



6360 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, 90028 323-464-1478 - - Experience the U.S. premieres of the newly restored editions of CINERAMA'S RUSSIAN ADVENTURE (1966) and THE BEST OF CINERAMA (1963) at the historic Cinerama Dome in Hollywood! Celebrate Flicker Alley ....

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Event in Pasadena
12/07/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
MACY’S PASADENA WELCOMES 99TH ROSE QUEEN AND 2017 ROYAL COURT FOR A HOLIDAY FASHION SHOW AND PARTY



401 S. Lake Ave, Pasadena, 91101 - Free - Join Macy’s and celebrity stylist and host Daniel Musto for a holiday fashion show featuring the 2017 Queen and Royal Court. Modeling holiday fashions will be: Rose Queen Victoria Cecilia Castellano ....

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Event in Hollywood
12/10/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
STAN LAUREL SILENT SHORTS, 120 MIN.



Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Saturday, December 10 –7:30 PM RETROFORMAT
[Spielberg] Stan Laurel Silent Shorts, 120 min. Retroformat presents a tribute to the great Stan Laurel, fea ....


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Event in Pasadena
12/10/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
SNOWFLAKE SATURDAY IN OLD PASADENA



109 E Union Street 6626.356.9725 - Free - Come "make it snow" in Old Pasadena on Snowflake Saturday! With the help of the Armory Center for the Arts, kids can craft beautiful snowflakes – one to take home and one to hang in the temporary Sn ....

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Event in Santa Monica
12/10/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
TIS THE SEASON! THE 8TH ANNUAL SANTA MONICA PUB CRAWL RETURNS DEC. 10



1413 5th Street Santa Monica, CA 90401 - $20 in advance, $25 day of - Ho Ho Ho! The merriest night of the year in Santa Monica - the 8th Annual SANTA Monica Pub Crawl - returns Saturday Dec. 10 at 5 PM, presented by Grubhub! Join thousands of crawlers spreading merry g ....

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Event in Downtown LA
12/10/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
DTLA COMMUNITY HOLIDAY PARTY AND CAROLING LITTLE TOKYO -



300 s central ave los angeles ca 90013 213 617 9097 - free - Peace and goodwill… Uncertain of the future, time to come together this holiday season in unity and solidarity regardless of race, religion, gender or sexual orientation. 2017 and beyond will be a c ....

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Event in Inland Empire
12/10/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
SAN BERNARDINO CITY SHELTER PICTURES WITH SANTA & HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS!



330 Chandler Pl, San Bernardino, CA 92408 - Free - San Bernardino City Animal Shelter wants to welcome you Home for the Holidays event! We want to help the shelter get ALL the animals a home for the holidays! To do that, we're hosting a special event ....

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Event in Los Angeles
12/10/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
FREE HOLIDAY CELEBRATION WITH ALOE BLACC AT BALDWIN HILLS CRENSHAW



3650 West Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd 3232906636 - Free - Baldwin Hills Crenshaw is partnering with Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson and the City of Los Angeles, to host a free holiday celebration, with a live performance by Aloe Blacc! There will be s ....

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Event in Los Angeles
12/10/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LA DERBY DOLLS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016 TOUGH COOKIES VS FIGHT CREW



4900 Alhambra Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90032 - $15-35 - Purchase your tickets now to see Los Angeles Derby Dolls' 2016 CHAMPIONSHIPS! Fight Crew vs Tough Cookies on Saturday, 12/10/2016 at the LA Derby Dolls' DOLLOSSEUM in the El Sereno neighborhood of Lo ....

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Event in East LA
12/10/2016 to 12/11/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
ECHO PARK CRAFT FAIR - HOLIDAY FAIR



1215 Bates Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90029 323.658.8700 - $10 - Echo Park Craft Fair, founded by artists Rachel Craven and Beatrice Valenzuela, has become a pioneering showcase for the thriving Makers Movement. Featuring a meticulous curation of work from some of ....

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Event in Orange County
12/10/2016 to 12/11/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CANDLELIGHT WALK



25151 Serrano Road Lake Forest, CA 92630-2534 949-923-2230 - Admission is $5.00 per person for ages 3 and over (under the age of three are free). Tickets are sold at the gate on the day of the event. - Experience the historic park in a unique, once-a-year opportunity during Heritage Hill’s Candlelight Tours. On December 10 and 11, 2016, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., more than 1,000 luminaries will ....

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Event in Glendale
12/11/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
5TH ANNUAL LOS ANGELES JINGLE BELL RUN



230 S. Brand Blvd., Downtown Glendale, CA. - Early reg. fee is $40 until Oct. - Voted as the best holiday run, the Jingle Bell Run is the Arthritis Foundation’s signature event. Wear a holiday-themed costume. Tie jingle bells to your shoelaces. Show off your ugly Christmas swea ....

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Event in Downtown LA
12/12/2016 to 12/13/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
AMERICAN INDIAN ARTS MARKETPLACE



4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, 90027 323-667-2000 - Free for Autry Members / $14 Adults / $10 Seniors (60+) and Students (with ID) / $6 Children / Free for Children Under 3 - November 12 & 13, Saturday and Sunday! The largest Native arts fair in Southern California, the Autry’s American Indian Arts Marketplace features 200 Native American artists who represent more than ....

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Event in Orange County
11/18/2016 to 12/19/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
26TH ANNUAL WINTER FANTASY FESTIVAL



935 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, 92651 - $8.00 Adults $6.00 Seniors (65+) $4.00 Children. Children 5 and under are free. - Running for five weekends beginning November 19 until December 18, the 26th Annual Winter Fantasy at the Sawdust Art & Craft Festival is a one-of-a-kind holiday art and crafts festival that offers a ....

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DETAILS Event in Los Angeles
12/01/2016 to 12/31/2016
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
BILLBOARD CREATIVE 2016 LOS ANGELES BILLBOARD ART SHOW



- free - The Billboard Creative's (TBC) third public art show begins December 1, turning some of the busiest intersections in Los Angeles into open air galleries. The 45 works in this exhibit include of a mix ....

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Event in Los Angeles
11/18/2016 to 01/08/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
L.A. ZOO LIGHTS 2016 PROMISES MORE LIGHTS AND MORE NIGHTS OF DAZZLING MAGIC TO KICK OFF "ZOOLABRATION" OF ZOO'S 50TH ANNIVERSARY



5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027 866-949-8007 - Admission to L.A. Zoo Lights is $9 with online purchase for all ages and times during the Early-Bird admission period from November 18 to 23 and November 28 to December 1. Thereafter, admission prices vary and start at $14 for adults and $11 for children ages 2 to 12. GLAZA members enjoy ticket discounts of up to 33%. Children under age 2 are free. - L.A. ZOO LIGHTS returns with more lights and more nights of dazzling magic for its third spectacular year as it kicks off a "ZooLAbration" of the Los Angeles Zoo's 50th Anniversary on Friday, Novembe ....

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Event in Griffith Park
11/18/2016 to 01/08/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LIVE REINDEER FAMILY REINDEER KEEPER TALKS, ICE CARVING, PUPPET SHOWS, SEASONAL SOUNDS AND VISITS WITH SANTA CLAUS ARE JUST SOME OF THE FUN AT THE LOS ANGELES ZOO'S REINDEER ROMP HOLIDAY CELEBRATION



5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90027 (323) 644-4200 - All Reindeer Romp activities, except Santa photos, are free with paid Zoo admission, which is $20 for general admission (ages 13 to 61); $17 for seniors (ages 62+), and $15 for children (ages 2 to 12). No ticket is required for children under age two. Admission for Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association members is free. Entry to Dinosaurs is just $5 per person in addition to regular Zoo admission. - The Los Angeles Zoo presents a rare opportunity to see live reindeer at its Reindeer Romp Holiday Celebration. Adding to the "ZooLAbration" of the L.A. Zoo's 50th Anniversary is the extension of DINO ....

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Event in Pasadena
11/25/2016 to 01/08/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
ENCHANTED: FOREST OF LIGHT AT DESCANSO GARDENS



1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011 (818) 952-4390 - $28 - For the first time ever, Descanso Gardens, the iconic L.A.-area botanic garden, will be bathed in gorgeous color when “Enchanted: Forest of Light” debuts. For 43 nights, starting Nov. 25, 2016, Des ....

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Event in Downtown LA
09/23/2016 to 12/07/2016
TOYS & JOY FUND



403 West Adams Boulevard, Los Angeles CA 90007 - - Every day children who are undergoing treatment at Orthopaedic Institute for Children receive a toy to help lift their spirits. The OIC Toys & Joy Fund helps keep our inventory of toys available to g ....

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Event in Downtown LA
10/12/2016 to 12/07/2016
TOYS AND JOY HOLIDAY FUNDRAISER



403 W Adams Blvd 2137421500 - free - Join the Orthopaedic Institute for Children in their annual Toy Drive. We need your help to raise 4000 toys for the holiday party, where toys will be passed to children undergoing treatment. Help by ....

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Event in San Fernando Valley
10/18/2016 to 12/07/2016
FREE MEDICARE ENROLLMENT CONSULTATIONS



12602 Ventura Blvd. Studio City 91604 888.502.7730 - $0 - Medicare’s Open Enrollment period is from October 15th to December 7th. Medicare health and drug plans can make changes each year—things like cost, coverage, and what providers and pharmacies are i ....

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Event in Santa Monica
12/07/2016
RACING EXTINCTION, 2015



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Wednesday, December 7 – 7:00 PM SUSTAINABLE WORKS
Presented by the American Cinematheque, the City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment and S ....


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Event in Hollywood
12/07/2016
DOUBLE FEATURE: STRANGER THAN PARADISE, 1984, & MYSTERY TRAIN, 1989



Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Wednesday, December 7 – 7:30 PM JIM JARMUSCH
We mark the National Society of Film Critics’ 50th anniversary with the organization’s Best Picture of 1984. D ....


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Event in Long Beach
12/07/2016
DEFINING A NEW NORMAL



1250 Bellflower Blvd Long Beach, CA 90840 (562) 985-5761 - FREE - Defining a New Normal
Arts. Activism. Outreach. FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Activism and political engagement can take many forms. In light of the current political climate in the United States it seem ....


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Event in San Fernando Valley
12/07/2016
DRINK, PAINT, CREATE



13615 Ventura Blvd. Sherman Oaks, CA 91423 8189271085 - $40.00 - Add a twist to date night, girls night out or simply me time! We’ve teamed up with The Woodman LA in Sherman Oaks to Drink, Paint & Create! Come see for yourself and unleash your inner Picasso! We b ....

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Event in San Pedro
12/07/2016
TRADEMARK WORKSHOP



1400 240th Street Harbor City, CA 90710 (323) 454-6104 - $0 - Trademark Basics: What Every Small Business Should Know Now, Not Later Are you interested in learning more about trademark, then join us for this free 1 hour workshop where you will learn about the f ....

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