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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
FRIDAY 08/25/2017
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles



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06/09/2017 to 09/22/2017
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
WINE TASTING SERIES AT BARNSDALL ART PARK

4800 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027 - $35-50 - Barnsdall Art Park’s Wine Tasting Fundraising Series June 9 - Sept 22, 2017
Barnsdall Art Park (4800 Hollywood Blvd.) welcomes Angelenos—21 years and older—to sip wine, picnic and watch the sunset ....


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06/12/2017 to 08/25/2017
SUMMER CAMPS FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS

2437 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405 (310) 392-0815 - $535 - SUMMER CAMPS FOR CHILDREN AND TEENS
* Make A Movie Camp
*Acting and Improv Camp
*Singing Camp for Children & Teens
June - August all camps are Monday thru Friday 9am-3:30pm
***We only allow 12 s ....


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08/25/2017
GIPSY KINGS

2301 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068 - $29 - $68 - Artists
Gipsy Kings About This Performance
The Grammy®-winning band behind “Bamboléo” celebrates 25+ years of flamenco, salsa, and pop fusion perfection in their distinctive style that’s guarantee ....


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06/19/2017 to 08/25/2017
KIDS ON STAGE SUMMER CAMPS!

2627 Pico Blvd 3103140035 - Varies - Act, sing and dance your way to Broadway this summer with Kids On Stage! Star as your favorite characters from Annie, Shrek or Beauty & the Beast. Come celebrate our 30th year in Santa Monica. For fu ....

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08/25/2017
PIZZA PIZZAZ! COOKING CLASS W//CHEF ERIC CROWLEY- KIDS WELCOME! FRI. 8/25/17 7PM-9:30PM

2366 Pelham Ave, Overland/Pico 3104702640 - $95 Per Person - Pizza Pizazz! $95 Per Person Fri, 8/25/17 7-9:30pm
Everyone keeps asking for a Pizza Class to enjoy this treat at home. Come make some Dough with us and enjoy a fun evening of creativity with this ve ....


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08/18/2017 to 08/25/2017
PLANETARIUM LOS ANGELES THEATRICAL RELEASE

11523 Santa Monica Boulevard, 1st Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90025 917-213-0254 - $13 - On August 18th, a brand new film starring Natalie Portman and Lily Rose Depp called PLANETARIUM arrives in theaters. The film is a chilling, mysterious new French and English-language drama that is w ....

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08/25/2017
ARBORETUM SUMMER NIGHTS CONCERT WITH STREETLIGHT CADENCE

301 North Baldwin Avenue, Arcadia, CA 91007 (626)821-3233 - General admission is $7. Children (5-12) are $4. Arboretum members are FREE - Join us for live music, picnicking, children’s activities, and lawn games! Doors open at 5pm. Concert goes from 6pm-8pm. Entrance is until 7:30pm. Be sure to bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and be ....

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08/25/2017
FIGAT7TH DOWNTOWN FESTIVAL: QUETZAL WITH MARK TORRES OF KPFK

735 S. Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA 90017 - Free - Reigniting the city this summer with eclectic sounds and tunes, for the fifth consecutive year is Brookfield’s FIGat7th Downtown Festival! The festival concludes Friday August 25 at downtown L.A.’s ....

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08/25/2017
FIGFEST | QUETZAL

735 South Figueroa Street 2139557170 - FREE - FIGat7th Downtown Festival
Every Friday in August
Plaza Level | FREE & Open to the Public August 4 | Tuxedo
August 11 | Hanni El Khatib
August 18 | Sinkane
August 25 | Quetzal The festival closes out ....


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08/25/2017
ROUND UP AT L.A. LIVE PRESENTED BY AVIÓN

800 W Olympic Blvd - - Round Up at L.A. LIVE Presented by Avión is the ultimate country street party. Grab your cowboy boots, hats and come party with us and discover all the surprises at the event. All activities are free ....

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08/25/2017
LEVITT PAVILION LOS ANGELES SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

W. 6th Street & S. Park View Street, Los Angeles, 90057 - Free - This summer Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles will present 50 free concerts in MacArthur Park (Saturday, June 17-Sunday, September 10). YANGA | Afro-Colombian/mastropical
Seamlessly blending tradition and ....


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08/25/2017
TRIPLE FEATURE: CREEPSHOW, 1982, CAT’S EYE, 1985, & CREEPSHOW 2, 1987

Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $15 General, $13 Cinematheque Members. - Friday, August 25 – 7:30 PM STEPHEN KING
Triple Feature: CREEPSHOW, 1982, Warner Bros., 120 min. Dir. George Romero. There hadn’t been a lot of hor ....


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08/25/2017
HIROSHI TESHIGAHARA DOUBLE FEATURE: WOMAN IN THE DUNES (SUNA NO ONNA), 1964, & THE FACE OF ANOTHER, 1966

Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members. - Friday, August 25 – 7:30 PM JAPANESE CLASSICS
Hiroshi Teshigahara Double Feature: WOMAN IN THE DUNES (SUNA NO ONNA), 1964, Janus Films, 123 min. Direc ....


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08/25/2017
TASTE LIFTED - A CANNABIS TASTING + FOOD PAIRING EXPERIENCE (RAW FOOD MENU)

8th St, Los Angeles, 90014 - $49-$79 - Taste Lifted is a cannabis tasting + food pairing experience where guests are guided in the consumption and appreciation of the herb. Several types of high-end top shelf cannabis will be available fo ....

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08/11/2017 to 08/25/2017
AUSTIN BROWN & THE BLVCK CASTLES

1645 Wilcox Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028 3238718233 - $15 at Door. - Austin Brown and his band The Blvck Castles are performing every Friday night during their August residency at The Sayer’s Club in the heart of Hollywood. Austin Brown, a Los Angeles native, enterta ....

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08/25/2017
THROUGH THE YEARS – AN EVENING WITH SUSAN ANTON

4349 Tujunga Ave. Studio City, CA 91604 - $30 - Upstairs at Vitello’s Supper Club, at Vitello’s restaurant, will present Through the Years – An Evening with Susan Anton Friday, August 25 and Saturday, August 26. Tickets for the show are $30 and ....

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07/22/2017 to 08/26/2017
DELFIN FINLEY'S SOME THINGS NEVER CHANGE

2525 Michigan Ave. B5b 3108281133 - free - Lora Schlesinger Gallery is proud to present Some Things Never Change, Delfin Finley’s first solo exhibition with the gallery. The exhibition opens with an artist’s reception, Saturday, July 22, fr ....

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07/21/2017 to 08/26/2017
PSYCHE ON VINE

1123 Vine Street, Los Angeles, 90038 - $20 online, $25 at door - Join us at ‘Psyche on Vine’, the hysterical, new interactive theater piece. Craving a delicious gourmet meal, but also want to deal with those pesky emotional scars? Then ‘Psyche on Vine’ is the ....

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07/21/2017 to 08/26/2017
PSYCHE ON VINE

1123 Vine Street, Los Angeles, 90038 - $20 online, $25 at door - Join us at ‘Psyche on Vine’, the hysterical, new interactive theater piece. Craving a delicious gourmet meal, but also want to deal with those pesky emotional scars? Then ‘Psyche on Vine’ is the ....

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08/01/2017 to 08/26/2017
VENICE ARTS FREE YOUTH MEDIA WORKSHOPS – FALL 2017

13445 Beach Ave, Marina del Rey, CA 90292 310-392-0846 - - Since 1993, Venice Arts has reached thousands of youth through our award-winning Art Mentoring Program Free to low-income families, more than 400 youth participate each year at our center in Venice o ....

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08/20/2017 to 08/26/2017
WEST HOLLYWOOD DANCE FESTIVAL

647 N. San Vicente Blvd. West Hollywood, CA 90069 - $0-300 - Launched in 2016 by Chad Michael Hall and MULTIPLEX DANCE, the West Hollywood Dance Festival (or “WHDF”) was designed to create a space and a place for the people of West Hollywood to engage with c ....

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08/21/2017 to 08/26/2017
ANTONIO'S 60TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

13619 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks 91423 818-788-1103 - $19.57 - Celebrate 60 years of authentic Italian cuisine in the San Fernando Valley. Antonio's Pizzeria has been serving up family favorites just like Nonna made since 1957. In honor of our milestone year, we ....

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07/28/2017 to 08/27/2017
BALL YARDS

7456 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles 90036 323-960-7738 - $25. Preview on July 28, $15. - A Los Angeles Dodgers game is broadcast by a blithely detached announcer during the onset of nuclear winter. The Grand Kleagle of the Ku Klux Klan prefers to learn golf fully hooded and robed. All-Am ....

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07/01/2017 to 08/27/2017
JACQUES BREL IS ALIVE AND WELL AND LIVING IN PARIS

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025 310-477-2055 - $10-$36 - A powerful and bold theatrical experience that was an overwhelming success off-Broadway, this revue of Belgian singer-songwriter Jacques Brel’s songs pays tribute to his unique genius. Naughty, funn ....

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07/14/2017 to 08/27/2017
THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES

87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre 91024 626-355-4318 - :$35. Seniors (65+) $32. Youth (to age 21) $25. - At the 1958 Springfield High School prom, we mmet Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy and Suzy, the Marvelous Wonderettes, four girls with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts. As we learn abou ....

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07/08/2017 to 08/27/2017
THE MARRIAGE ZONE

11246 Magnolia Bd., North Hollywood 91601 323-960-7784 - $40 - Cal and Beth are selling their home. They’re visited by Skip and Ellie, an engaged couple, very much in love who are eager to buy their first home. They’re joined by Mike and Liz, apparently a coup ....

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07/15/2017 to 08/27/2017
SUMMERY APPEAL - A GROUP SHOW CURATED BY DOUG HARVEY

945 Chung King Road Chinatown, Los Angeles CA 90012 213-625-0935 - FREE - The Good Luck Gallery is proud to present: Summery Appeal
A Group Show Curated by Doug Harvey
July 15 – August 27, 2017
Reception: July 15, 7-10pm For its 2017 Summer group show, The Good Luck Galle ....


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08/20/2017 to 08/27/2017
WEST HOLLYWOOD DANCE FESTIVAL

647 North San Vicente Boulevard, West Hollywood, 90069 - FREE community events through $300 FULL dance intensive registration - Establishing a new hub in West Hollywood for the Greater LA Dance Community! Launched in 2016, the West Hollywood Dance Festival was designed for people to engage with concert dance in fresh and inno ....

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08/03/2017 to 08/27/2017
ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

5119 Melrose Ave., Hollywood 90038 800-838-3006 - $30 - The glamorous passenger train Twentieth Century Limited, which ran between New York and Chicago between 1902 and 1967, is the main setting of this musical screwball comedy’s action. Oscar Jaffe, an ....

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07/29/2017 to 08/27/2017
DARK OF THE MOON AT ELYSIUM CONSERVATORY THEATRE

729 South Palos Verdes St. (Ante Perkov Way), San Pedro, CA 90731 (800) 838-3006 - $10-25 - Elysium Conservatory Theatre roars into the Summer with a epic re-imagining of The Ballad of Barbara Allen. Delve into the realms of Good and Evil, legend and imagination, as the most immersive story ....

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