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GREATER LOS ANGELES EVENTS CALENDAR
Theater, art, live performance, recreation, activities
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Orange & Ventura Counties & the Inland Empire


DETAILS 09/28/2014
(FEATURED EVENT)
THE BIG SQUEEZE & SAMUEL ADAMS OCTOBERFEST EXPERIENCE



88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, 92626 949-723-6660 - Festival/Market Place only $2 or FREE for children 12 and under. $25 for Beer Experience in advance - Themed “Squeeze Some Spice Into Your Life” the 6th annual Accordion Festival aka The Big Squeeze will bring together zesty music, hot and spicy foods and tasty seasonal brews. Accordion based band ....

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DETAILS 10/03/2014
(FEATURED EVENT)
AN EVENING WITH BILL ENGVALL



3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, CA 90503 310-781-7171 - $35 - $75 - The thing that makes any entertainer successful is the ability to connect with an audience. It’s the quality of sharing the humor in everyday situations that has made Bill Engvall one of the top com ....

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DETAILS 09/13/2014 to 11/02/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
SMOKE AND MIRRORS

$10 off ticket admission - use code EYESPYLA

5108 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, 91601 310-450-2849 - $34 - A story told through mind-blowing illusions and slight-of-hand, Smoke and Mirrors is the semi-autobiographical, fantastical story of Albie Selznick and his journey to become a Master Illusionist. Aft ....

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DETAILS 09/19/2014 to 12/13/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
VOX LUMIERE–THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA



514 S Spring St., Los Angeles, 90013 844 VOX-ROCK - $40-$75 - An explosive mash-up of music, dance, technology and silent film that offers a fresh take on this timeless tale. Original songs and powerful live performances blend with the 1925 silent film to creat ....

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09/17/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
MOBY-DICK, A WHALE OF A TEXT EXHIBITION OPENING: PERSPECTIVES FROM THE MASTHEAD



1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, 90045 310-338-4235 - free - Join us for the opening of Archives and Special Collections’ fall exhibit, Moby-Dick, A Whale of a Text. This evening LMU professors Carla Bittel, Jane Brucker, Paul Harris and Robin Miskolcze will ....

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09/18/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
OUTTA THIS WORLD: SCI-FI AND OTHER WORLD SHORTS, 100 MIN.



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Thursday, September 18 – 7:30 PM SHORTS PROGRAM
OUTTA THIS WORLD: SCI-FI AND OTHER WORLD SHORTS, 100 min. Don’t beam us up, Scotty! Rocket into strange new world ....


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09/19/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
THE MUSIC CENTER PRESENTS DANCE DOWNTOWN:SALSA



135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, 90012 - Free - End your summer with the salsa! Close out the year of Dance Downtown feeling hot, hot, hot in downtown. No partners or experience necessary. Beginner lessons throughout the evening. ....

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09/20/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
FALL IN LOVE WITH ART AT THE LA PUENTE ARTWALK! SEP 20TH



145 N. First Street, La Puente, CA 91744 626-679-6473 - FREE - Come join us for the third edition of the 2014 La Puente Artwalk Season! We will be rolling out our line up of galleries, vendors, and musical acts. So stay tuned for updates! Follow us on Instagram, ....

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09/20/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
FREE FIELD TRIP TO THE BEACH: ZUMA BEACH FROM VISTA HERMOSA



100 N. Toluca Street, Los Angeles 90026 213-250-1100 - free - Transit to Trails - Celebrate the last official weekend of summer with a trip to the beach! A MRCA Naturalist will be your guide on this visit to the beautiful coast. To make it a great day for you a ....

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09/20/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
BEAUTY & THE CREEP COSTUME FAIRE



14447 Firestone Blvd, La Mirada, 90638 (714) 367 - 0859 - - Halloween Club is proud to announce a new free Halloween event: Beauty & The Creep Costume Faire Saturday September 20th, 2014 from 1pm-6pm
Halloween Club
14447 Firestone Blvd
La Mirada, CA 90638 ....


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09/20/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
BOOZE CRUISE! FREE SHOW WITH FREE BEER!



7522 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90046 - FREE - All Hams On Deck! Come sail the high seas as a passenger on BOOZE CRUISE! Ken Shultz (Brad Gage of Family Sandwich, SketchMelt, AFV XD) hosts the ship’s comedy variety show hour featuring an eclecti ....

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09/21/2014
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A TRIBUTE TO THE EAGLES BAND



40 Presidential Drive, Simi Valley, CA 93065 - 69.00 - A Tribute to the Eagles Band August 21, 2014
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Don’t miss out on our final Sunset Dinner of the series! This highly anticipated evening will be unforgettable with a tribute to th ....


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09/21/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
A DAY WITH KUNG FU MASTERS



46 N Los Robles Ave Pasadena, CA 91101 (626)449-2745 - $25 - It is a pleasure to invite you to join the 4th annual event " A day with Kung Fu Masters. The event takes place on Sep 21, 2014 at the USC Pacific Asia Museum. The once a year event will feature a fo ....

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09/21/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
22ND ANNUAL THAI CULTURAL DAY



4800 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 91792 310-650-1531 - FREE - This one-day festival is comprised of Thai classical music, folk dances, fruit and vegetable carving, a fashion show, children's workshops, and Thai handicrafts. ....

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09/21/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
2ND ANNUAL BIG SUNDAY BOOKS ‘N BRUNCH EVENT



6111 Melrose Avenue 323-549-9944 - Free - Join Big Sunday for the 2nd Annual Books ‘n Brunch Event, our fall book collection. By special request, we’re collecting all kinds of books for all kinds of grateful nonprofits throughout greater L ....

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09/21/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LA FELINE FILM FESTIVAL



700 State Dr. Exposition Park, Los Angeles 90037 213-841-2983 - $15.00 - The Cat Internet Video Festival is coming to LA! Presented by Organikat and the Walker Art Center, come for a full day of celebrating cats, music, food, cats and more cats! Featuring special guests l ....

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09/21/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
THE LAUREL FOUNDATION'S 1ST ANNUAL WINE TASTING BENEFIT



Hollywood Hills, West Hollywood, CA 90046 626-683-0800 - $100 - The Laurel Foundation’s 1st Annual Wine Tasting Benefit will bring together 10 wineries from the of Northern and Southern California regions. The wineries represented are unique, boutique wineries t ....

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08/29/2014 to 09/28/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LOS ANGELES COUNTY FAIR (LACF)



1101 West McKinley Ave. Fairplex, CA 91768 (909)-623-3111 - Adults 13+ $12.00 (weekends/labor day $19.00); Child ages 6-12 $8.00 (weekends/labor day $12.00); Seniors 60+ $10.00 (weekends/labor day $15.00); Senior Wednesday $6.00; Season Pass $29.99 - Los Angeles County Fair (LACF) Aug. 29 – Sept. 28
Closed Monday (except Labor Day) and Tuesdays, and Wednesday, Sept. 3 The annual Los Angeles County Fair (LACF) celebrates its 92nd anniversary with ....


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09/06/2014 to 10/04/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
DUMMIES AT ZJU THEATRE



ZJU Theater, 4850 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, 91601 (818)202-4120 - $15 Cash/MC/Visa/Debit card accepted at door or BUY ONLINE at http://ZombieJoes.tix.com - Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group proudly presents the World Premiere of Robert Riemer's exciting 1930's "depression-era" drama about a southern family dealing with their demons, resentments, an ....

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09/14/2014 to 10/05/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
GROW LA VICTORY GARDEN CLASSES AT GREYSTONE MANSION



905 Loma Vista Dr, Beverly Hills 90210 310-779-8816 - $15 for each class or $55.00 for all four - The University of California Cooperative Extension is organizing workshops in various communities throughout Los Angeles County to teach residents how to grow their own vegetables. Greystone Mansion ....

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09/02/2014 to 12/19/2014
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
PETROCHEMICAL AMERICA: PROJECT ROOM



330 N. College Avenue, Claremont 91711 909-621-8283 - no charge - Petrochemical America represents a unique collaboration between photographer Richard Misrach, one of the most influential and prolific photographic artists of his generation, and landscape architect ....

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09/16/2014
FACULTY PUB NIGHT: DAMON WILLICK, CURATOR OF VALLEY VISTA: ART IN THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, CA. 1970-1990, WITH ANTOINE WILSON, AUTHOR OF PANORAMA CITY



1 LMU Drive, Los Angeles, 90045 310-338-4235 - free - Damon Willick's book Valley Vista: Art in the San Fernando Valley, ca. 1970-1990 seeks to remedy this oversight by examining for the first time the unique contribution of the Valley to the city’s ar ....

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09/16/2014
SHIELD AND SPEAR: WEST COAST PREMIERE



10899 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90024 3104437000 - FREE - What does democracy mean in South Africa today? Some of the country’s most prominent artists examine hate crimes against the LGBT community, death threats for a political satirist, identity, race an ....

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09/16/2014
CRACKED PRESENTS: UNPOPULAR OPINION - STAND-UP COMEDY IN SANTA MONICA



1323-A 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401 3104510850 - 5.00 - The only Tuesday night stand-up comedy show Santa Monica will ever need. Presented in part by Adam Tod Brown, an editor and columnist at Cracked.com (the #1 comedy site on the web), Unpopular Opinion ....

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09/16/2014
KAREN O LIVE AT AMOEBA--FREE AND ALL AGES



6400 Sunset Blvd. 323-245-6400 - free - Karen O performs an acoustic mini-set in celebration of her new album: Crush Songs – out 9/9 on Cult Records. She plays The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever September 17,18 & 19. “When I was 27 I ....

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06/18/2014 to 09/17/2014
SUMMER SIGHTS & SIPS CRUISE



13755 Fiji Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292 310-301-6000 - $35 per person + tax/landing fee/service charge - You know it's summer when the Sunset Racing Series begins in Marina Del Rey! This popular race series dates back to the early 1960s. Drawing both experienced and new racers from more than a dozen dif ....

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07/29/2014 to 09/17/2014
MARKET RESEARCH PAID STUDY FOR PRIVATE SCHOOL KIDS



17337 Ventura Blvd., Suite 301, Encino, CA 91316 8185014794 - We Pay Participants - LWresearch group, a Encino based market research company, is looking for PRIVATE SCHOOL kids ages 6-13 in the Los Angeles area for a super fun at home market research study which entails parent and c ....

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07/29/2014 to 09/17/2014
KIDS IN PRIVATE SCHOOL CREATIVITY MARKET RESEARCH PAID STUDY



Participation is on the internet 8185014794 - We pay participants - LWresearch group, a Encino based market research company, is looking for PRIVATE SCHOOL kids ages 6-13 in the Los Angeles area for a super fun at home market research study which entails parent and c ....

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09/17/2014
FLYING HOME, 2014



Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Wednesday, September 17 – 7:30 PM RECENT BELGIAN CINEMA
Presented by the Consulate General of Belgium in Los Angeles, in cooperation with Flanders Image and Wallonie Bruxelles Images, ....


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09/17/2014
PANTSUIT POWER HOUR



117 Winston St Los Angeles CA 90013 213-628-2000 - Free - Pantsuit Power Hour is a happy hour and networking event for lesbian and queer women in Downtown Los Angeles. Come enjoy drink specials, great food, DJ Sweet Beats and DJ Oldie Hawn, raffles with fan ....

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