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08/25/2019
20TH ANNUAL ELVIS FESTIVAL

12911 Main Street, Garden Grove 92840 7142674657 - - The Festival, the only event of its kind in California, brings together his music, impersonators, fan clubs, Cadillacs and all things Elvis for a daylong tribute to the King of Rock and Roll near the ....

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Music in Los Angeles
08/19/2019
EMMA CHARLES PERFORMS HUNNYPOT LIVE AT THE MINT, LOS ANGELES, CA.

6010 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90035 (323) 954-9400 - Free - Join singer-songwriter Emma Charles performing at Hunnypot Live at 8:45pm on Monday, August 19, 2019 performing live at The Mint, Los Angeles, CA. FREE ALL AGES ....

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Parks & Gardens in Midtown LA
08/20/2019
HEY GOOD LOOKIN. WHATCHA GOT COOKIN: OPEN HOUSE & COOK-OFF PARTY AT MAMA MARIA’S GARDEN

100 N Toluca St. Los Angeles, CA 90026 - - How’s about cooking something up for me! And cooking a delicious dish for everyone attending the great cook-off party at Mama Maria’s Garden at Vista Hermosa Park on August 10th at 10 am. We’ll be ....

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Film in Los Angeles
08/21/2019
FLIXATFIG | “CRAZY RICH ASIANS”

735 S Figueroa St - $0.00 - FLIXatFIG Free Screening
Every 3rd Wednesday
Live DJ & Happy Hour | 6pm
Film Begins | 7pm
Dinner + Movie Inside TASTE Food Hall 8/21 | “Crazy Rich Asians” * As a courtesy to our TASTE Food Hall eat ....


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Comedy in Long Beach
08/21/2019
BEAR CITY: FREE COMEDY & FREE PIZZA

1923 E 7th St, Long Beach, CA 562-599-6170 - FREE - BEAR CITY: Free Comedy & Free Pizza
Wednesday, August 21st
Doors at 6:50. Show at 7:00pm. Que Sera (1923 E 7th St, Long Beach, CA)
21+
No Cover! Every 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month, BEAR CITY brin ....


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Music in Glendale
08/21/2019
FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS

610 E. California Ave, Glendale, 91206 818-244-7241 - Free - FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS
Every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm
On Wednesday AUGUST 21, 2019 at 12:10-12:40 pm: Violinist Jacqueline Suzuki, cellist Jonathan Flaksman, &
pianis ....


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Community in Downtown LA
08/22/2019
AMA LOS ANGELES MARKETING NETWORKING MIXER & KICKOFF SOCIAL

899 Francisco Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017 - FREE - Marketing Professionals of Los Angeles Social Mixer We're kicking off the 2019-2020 AMA LA year with a marketers' networking mixer at 18 Social Lounge in Downtown Los Angeles. Come meet the new board ....

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Books in Venice Beach
08/22/2019
MONEY MATTERS BOOK LAUNCH

1407 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, 90291 - Free - On August 22, 2019 at 6 PM, author Brian Finney will be at Small World Books in Venice to celebrate his book Launch. The upcoming book, titled Money Matters, was recently declared a finalist in the 2 ....

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Performance in West LA
08/22/2019
DEAR MEDIA X THE GROVE LIVE PODCAST SERIES FEATURING WINE FACE WITH SPECIAL GUEST JENNI KONNER

The Grove, 189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90036 323.900.8080 - Free *Seating is limited and available on a first-come first-served basis. Early arrival is recommended. RSVP does not guarantee entry. - Join us in The Park, every Thursday from August 15 - August 29, for a live summer podcast and picnic series presented by The Grove and Dear Media, a female-focused podcast network. Enjoy fun conversa ....

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Music in San Gabriel Valley
08/22/2019
PRIVATE CAT RADIO! TO PERFORM AT MUSIC ON THE GREEN

1000 S. Fremont Ave. Alhambra, CA 91803 626-300-5000 - Free - Private Cat Radio! returns to Music On The Green, the popular free outdoor Summer Concert Series hosted by The Alhambra. Drawing their inspiration from Gypsy-Jazz, as they call it, Private Cat Radio! ....

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Recreation in Los Angeles
06/17/2019 to 08/23/2019
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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Music in Los Angeles
08/23/2019
FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES AT THE ORIGINAL FARMERS MARKET

6333 W 3rd St - Free - Celebrate the summer season at The Original Farmers Market with the return of the beloved Friday Night Music Series! Enjoy weekly live music at the Farmers Market all summer long and the Market's var ....

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Festivals in Downtown LA
08/23/2019
FRIDAY NIGHT BLOCK PARTY PRESENTED BY ABSOLUT

1005 Chick Hearn Court Los Angeles, CA 2137632157 - Free - Your favorite party in DTLA is back! Join us for this free admission event of Friday Night Block Party at L.A. LIVE Presented by Absolut on Aug 23rd! Take advantage of the $5 food and drink menus at ....

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Art in South Bay
06/15/2019 to 08/24/2019
SUMMER EXHIBITIONS AT TORRANCE ART MUSEUM

3320 Civic Center Drive 310-618-6388 - 0 - Torrance Art Museum (TAM) presents a bold summer exhibition exploring the intersection between art and warfare, enlisting 17 artists who reflect a world of increased military engagement across the gl ....

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Art in South Bay
06/15/2019 to 08/24/2019
SUMMER EXHIBITIONS AT TORRANCE ART MUSEUM

3320 Civic Center Drive 310-618-6388 - 0 - Torrance Art Museum (TAM) presents a bold summer exhibition exploring the intersection between art and warfare, enlisting 17 artists who reflect a world of increased military engagement across the gl ....

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Community in Beverly Hills
08/01/2019 to 08/24/2019
BOLD SUMMER 2019

200, 300 and 400 blocks of Rodeo Drive 3108559595 - Free - Rodeo Drive goes BOLD this August! Join us 5:00PM - 8:00PM Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights from August 1 - 24 for evening shopping, entertainment, art installations, music and more! ....

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Nightlife in San Pedro
08/24/2019
SUMMERTIME BONFIRE: BEACH PARTY & COOKOUT

3720 Stephen M. White Dr. San Pedro, CA 90731 951-290-0573 - FREE - Luxurious Entertainment and Ciroc Vodka presents Summertime Bonfire: Beach Party & Cookout Cabrillo Beach
3720 Stephen M. White Dr. San Pedro, CA 90731 Saturday, August 24th 2019
4pm - 10pm Hosted b ....


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Dance in South LA
08/24/2019
STAY AWAKE

Wilmington Ave. & 120th St., Los Angeles, CA 90059 213-536-5820 - Free Admission - Stay Awake is a cross disciplinary work created on site at the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Hospital. Choreographed and directed by Heidi Duckler, this new work is inspired by the ecosystems of t ....

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Museums in Los Angeles
08/24/2019
LETTERPRESS SURPLUS SALE & WAYZGOOSE CELEBRATION

315 W. Torrance Blvd. 3105157166 - Free - A 1926 steamroller printing large six foot posters in the parking lot will help the Printing Museum, Carson, kick off its annual LETTERPRESS WAYZGOOSE on Saturday, August 24th. This is guaranteed to ....

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Nightlife in NoHo Arts Dist.
08/24/2019
BOTTOMLESS: IDLE HOUR'S MONTHLY DRAG BRUNCH

4824 Vineland Avenue, North Hollywood, 91601 - Free - Bottoms up, it's Bottomless! North Hollywood finally has a monthly drag brunch, brought to you by Robyn Closson and Diana Dzhaketov, at the historical treasure chest that is Idle Hour (erected in 194 ....

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Health & Fitness in South Bay
08/24/2019
FREE OUTDOOR YOGA

550 Deep Valley Drive 3236025313 - FREE - You're invited to join Equinox and Promenade on the Peninsula as we take over the central courtyard for a Complimentary All-Levels Yoga Class! Saturday, August 24th from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Mats and ....

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Music in Hollywood
08/24/2019
AWARD WINNING GREGG YOUNG & THE 2ND STREET STEEL DRUM BAND

6360 W. Sunset Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028 562-433-4858 - FREE - Join multi-genre, award-winning Gregg Young & the 2nd Street Steel Drum Band playing at the iconic historic California Landmark, The Dome Arclight Entertainment Center in Hollywood Saturday, 8/24/19 ....

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Sporting Events in West LA
08/24/2019
ADIDAS STREETBALL CHALLENGE

7600 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 - FREE - In celebration of the reissue of the three stripes brand's cult-favored Streetball shoe, the brand is hosting an open-to-the-public game of 3-on-3. Winners of the challenge take home a $15k cash priz ....

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Film in West LA
08/25/2019
AMERICAN TAP

2701 N Sepulveda Blvd - $15 General Admission | $10 Members - LA premiere! Trace the history of tap dancing from its origins through its evolution to today. A uniquely American story, the documentary American Tap illustrates the vibrant and powerful nature of o ....

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DETAILSOutdoor Markets in South Bay
08/25/2019
TORRANCE ANTIQUE STREET FAIRE

1317 Sartori Ave., Torrance, CA 90501 310-328-6107 - Free - Join the hunt for vintage treasure when over 200 dealers transform the streets of downtown Torrance into an eclectic open-air flea market! Live music and DJ Ozzie
Antique Appraisal Booth - only $3.00 ....


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Community in Pasadena
04/02/2019 to 08/27/2019
TRIVIA TUESDAYS AT ONE COLORADO

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 - FREE - Pop culture, pop-up bars, prizes, plus sweet sweet tunes will transform your formerly boring Tuesday nights into totally triviariffic ones! Rally pals, make new ones, team up, give yourselves a winni ....

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Music in Beverly Hills
06/06/2019 to 08/29/2019
CONCERTS ON CANON SUMMER MUSIC SERIES

241 N. Canon Dr. 310.685.6830 - free - Concerts on Canon is a FREE annual program that occurs June through August on Thursday nights in the Beverly Canon Gardens in the Beverly Hills business and dining district. This wonderful free event ....

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Community in Orange County
08/01/2019 to 08/29/2019
ENDLESS SUMMER THURSDAY'S AT WESTDRIFT

1400 Parkview Ave, Manhattan Beach 90266 - Free - This summer, sun’s out, fun’s out at the westdrift Manhattan Beach. Every Thursday come get an early start to the weekend with live music, Yappy Hour, glow golf and more. -5:00pm – 7:00pm: “Yappy ....

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Specialty in Los Angeles
08/29/2019
LA FLEET WEEK

6th Street and Mesa - Free - The general public is invited to join Downtown San Pedro’s FREE LA Fleet Week® Welcome party on Thursday, August 29th from 6:30pm - 11:00pm! Located at 6th St and Mesa in the heart of Downtown San P ....

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Fashion & Style in West LA
08/29/2019
DEAR MEDIA X THE GROVE LIVE PODCAST SERIES FEATURING RAISING THE BAR WITH ALLI WEBB, MICHAEL LANDAU AND SPECIAL GUEST JEN GOTCH

The Grove, 189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90036 323.900.8080 - Free *Seating is limited and available on a first-come first-served basis. Early arrival is recommended. RSVP does not guarantee entry. - Join us in The Park, every Thursday from August 15 - August 29, for a live summer podcast and picnic series presented by The Grove and Dear Media, a female-focused podcast network. Enjoy fun conversa ....

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