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Events, Activities, Entertainment & Other Things to Do
Metro L.A. Area
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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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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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08/22/2019
INTRO TO SEXUAL ECSTASY: TANTRA WORKSHOP FOR SINGLES & COUPLES

1702 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles 90291, United States - Regular: USD 115.00, Early Bird: USD 75.00, Door Sales (Cash only): USD 125.00 - What are our bodies truly capable of? What are our beings truly capable of? In this clothes-on workshop with sexperts Guy & Lauren, discover all the secrets you never learned in school. An Introducto ....

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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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08/22/2019
VISUAL SOUND BATH 360 PRESENTS EQUILIBRIUM - IMMERSIVE AUDIO/VISUAL MEDITATION AT WISDOME.LA

1147 Palmetto St, Los Angeles, 90013 - $30 - Visual Sound Bath 360: EQUILIBRIUM / Immersive Full Dome Meditation - Exploring new dimensions of sight, sound, and creative expression. EQUILIBRIUM invites you to reset, recharge, and recenter your ....

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08/22/2019
THE SLAM

2106 Hyperion Ave - $5 - Feelings. We all have them. Heck, sometimes we project them onto cool dogs or our mom’s new boyfriend Steve! We’ve brought together one real life poet and four real life comedians to give you all a ....

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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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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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08/23/2019
AN EVENING OF BASS FEAT. HI I'M GHOST + MORE

1640 North Cahuenga Boulevard, Los Angeles 90028, United States - Happy Hour + 1 Free Drink Before 10pm - USD 10.00 - An Evening of Bass. Join us for another Evening of Art, Fire Dancing, Good Times, and most importantly... BASS! Featuring Hi I'm Ghost Rekoil Pushloop Smith Emporia Category: Nightlife | Nightclub. A ....

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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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07/20/2019 to 08/24/2019
HOLLY ELANDER - SOLITARY SHADOWS + FINE LINE

170 S La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, California 90036 (323) 899-1363 - Free - Holly Elander
Solitary Shadows & Fine Line July 20 – August 24, 2019 Opening Reception: Saturday, July 20th, 6 – 9pm Elander’s depictions of the silent corridors, streets and neighborhoods of Los ....


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08/24/2019
PASADENA POPS PRESENTS: MUSIC OF ELTON JOHN STARRING MICHAEL CAVANAUGH

301 N Baldwin Ave 6267937172 - - Pasadena POPS
Michael Cavanaugh, soloist
Larry Blank, conductor
Grammy and Tony-nominated Michael Cavanaugh, “the new voice of the American Rock and Roll songbook” (Billboard), performs the greates ....


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08/24/2019
HOW MATTER, MATTERS: RECYCLED ART BUILDER SESSION AT MAMA MARIA'S GARDEN

100 N Toluca St., Los Angeles, CA 90026 - Free - Saving and appreciating our environment is something our outdoor school strives for. We’ll be pairing up with Trash for Teaching, a fabulous organization that promotes reusing and new using various ....

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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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08/24/2019
NEWFILMMAKERS LOS ANGELES FILM FESTIVAL - AUGUST 24TH, 2019

1139 S. Hill Street, Los Angeles 90015 323-521-7385 - $10-$15 - NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) presents a full and exciting day with InFocus: International Animation, a selection of California Shorts presented in partnership with Film Liaisons in California St ....

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08/24/2019
THE PEOPLE’S WORKSHOP: QUILTING AS MEMORY AND VISION. COMMUNITY CRAFTING FOR LGBTQ+ LIBERATION

5814 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 (323) 937-4230 - $10 | $8 members (includes materials) - Participants will use techniques such as hand-stitching, gluing, and embroidery to create quilt squares inspired by past, present, and future LGBTQ+ movements and communities. Quilt squares created d ....

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08/24/2019
MARUCHAN GOLD AIRSTREAM AT THE STREET FOOD CINEMA

7600 Beverly Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90036 2063881455 - ADVANCE TICKET INFO: Reserved Section - $19. General - $14. Children Reserved 6-12 - $11. Children General 6-12 - $6. Children 5 & Under - Free. DOOR INFO: Reserved Section - $23. General - $18. Children Reserved 6-12 - $12. Children General 6-12 - $7. Children 5 & Under - Free. - Come join Maruchan in welcoming GOLD, the new restaurant-quality ramen, at the branded Maruchan airstream at the Street Food Cinema for a chance to try the two signature flavors, Maruchan GOLD Soy Sa ....

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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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08/24/2019
TALES FROM MOUNT SUMERU: THE GOLDEN PEACOCK

2580 Cahuenga Blvd ELos Angeles, CA 90068 7472409707 - $30-$150 - Nearly 10 years after their first performance at the Ford, Mantra Siam will return with Tales from Mount Sumeru: The Golden Peacock. Dancers from Thailand and Los Angeles will reenact the tale of the ....

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07/20/2019 to 08/25/2019
NOTHING CHEEZY

516 E 4th St., Los Angeles, CA 90013 6265844070 - $18 - THINK TANK GALLERY TEAMS UP WITH MEOW WOLF ARTIST FUTURE FANTASY DELIGHT AND PIZZABOYZZZ FOR ‘NOTHING CHEEZY’
The new installation introduces a saucy new take on the food pop-up experience OPENING ....


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07/24/2019 to 08/25/2019
FIRE FOR EFFECT: JOURNEY OF THE 522ND FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION

355 E. 1st Street 3103280907 - Pay As You Wish - FIRE FOR EFFECT chronicles the valiant advances through Italy, France, and Germany made by the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion as a part of the famed 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II. ....

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08/23/2019 to 08/25/2019
PAUL ROBESON THEATRE FESTIVAL

514 S. Spring St., Los Angeles 90013 866-811-4111 - $50 on Fri; $35 on Sat. & Sun. - The Robey Theatre Company, Los Angeles’ most-awarded African American theatre company, continues its 25th Anniversary celebration with its presentation of the Third Biennial Paul Robeson Theatre Fes ....

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08/24/2019 to 08/25/2019
SKATE, RATTLE AND ROLL RETRO ROLLER RINK AT UNION STATION

800 N. Alameda St. Los Angeles, 90012 3108273169 - $7 in advance for one hour session; $10 at the door for a 1 hour state session (skate rental included) - For one weekend only, Aug. 24 and 25, guests can “lace up” and step back in time for the ultimate roller-skating experience as Union Station transforms the Historic Ticket Course into a Retro Rolle ....

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08/25/2019
BRA RUN 5/11K AND KIDS RUN LOS ANGELES 2019

12001 Vista Del Mar, Playa Del Rey, Los Angeles ,90293 5622346821 - USD 10.0 - USD 35.0 - Enjoy a great morning of running or walking at the beach on August 25th. Our 7th Annual 5K and 11K courses along the ocean are perfect for a PR or a relaxed walk. Men and women are encouraged to run ....

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08/25/2019
STEAM EGG – STEAM PARTIES

5814 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90036 323 937 4230 - Free - Steam Egg will be fully operational as a steam room over the course of this summer, during which guests are invited to climb up and into this egg-shaped steam room and immerse themselves in a hot, in ....

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08/25/2019
LATINAFEST 2019

501 North Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 - $10 - LATINAFest, produced by Bel Hernandez, President & CEO of Latin Heat Media, and Naibe Reynoso, Emmy Award journalist and children’s book author, celebrates women by offering uplifting and empowering ....

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08/25/2019
STEAM EGG – STEAM PARTY

5814 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 (323) 937-4230 - Free - Steam Egg will be fully operational as a steam room over the course of this summer, during which guests are invited to climb up and into this egg-shaped steam room and immerse themselves in a hot, in ....

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08/25/2019
ASSEMBLING STORIES WITH ROSALYN MYLES: AN ASSEMBLAGE SCULPTURE WORKSHOP

5814 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036 (323) 937-4230 - $50 | $40 members (materials provided) - Using a variety of found, used, and collected materials, artist Rosalyn Myles will guide participants through an intuitive assemblage workshop. What will your sculpture say about you? Participants ar ....

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08/25/2019
THE KIRLIAN WITNESS

1122 W 24th Street (213) 746-2166 - $13 General / $11 VPES Member - THE KIRLIAN WITNESS (aka THE PLANTS ARE WATCHING, 1979) Screening Co-presented by UCLA Film & Television Archive, the Velaslavasay Panorama, the Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies, and Atlas Obsc ....

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