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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
FRIDAY 12/21/2018
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles



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11/30/2018 to 12/16/2018
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
TRAIN TO SANTA'S WORKSHOP

2201 South 'A' Street, Perris, 92570 (951)943-3020 - $15 - $20 - Embark on a magical train ride and visit with Santa Claus himself at his North Pole workshop. Ride the train, where elves will lead your family in Christmas songs, holiday trivia games, and storytell ....

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11/29/2018 to 12/23/2018
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
5TH ANNUAL HANDMADE ORNAMENTS SHOW

2147 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90026 - FREE - iam8bit’s Handmade Ornaments Show returns for the 5th year in a row this November! A fan favorite, this year’s holiday show features hundreds of one-of-a-kind, high-quality ornaments, hand-crafted ....

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12/15/2018 to 12/24/2018
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CHRISTMAS EVENTS AT THE FARMERS MARKET

6333 W. 3rd St, Los Angeles, 90063 323-933-9211 - Free - To celebrate the Christmas season, The Original Farmers Market will host a variety of festive events from Saturday, December 15th through Monday, December 24th. Bring the whole family to enjoy Christ ....

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11/18/2018 to 01/06/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
ENCHANTED: FOREST OF LIGHT

1418 Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011 (818) 949-4200 - Tickets to Enchanted are timed and must be purchased in advance. They will be on sale as of 10am October 15, 2018 at enchantedla.com. General admission (adults, seniors, children 2–18): $28–$30. Children under 2 are free, but still require a ticket. - Descanso Gardens’ popular light show, Enchanted: Forest of Light, returns November 18, 2018 to January 6, 2019. Enchanted is an interactive, nighttime experience unlike anything else in Los Angeles, ....

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12/20/2018 to 01/06/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
WINTER FEST OC 2018

88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA, 92626 - Starting at $10 - Winter Fest OC, Southern California’s largest winter experience, returns to the Orange County Fair & Event Center December 20th through January 6th. Get into the holiday spirit as Winter Fest featur ....

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11/15/2018 to 01/06/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CHINESE LANTERN FESTIVAL

1101 W. McKinley Ave. - $13 - $21 - The Pomona Fairplex will host The Hanart Culture Chinese Lantern Festival, a fully immersive multicultural experience the entire family will love. This premier event will be held every Thursday – Su ....

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11/10/2018 to 01/06/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LA KINGS HOLIDAY ICE RINK

800 W Olympic Blvd. 1-877-234-8425 - $20 - Ice skate your way into the holiday season at L.A. LIVE! The LA Kings Holiday Ice rink returns November 10, 2018 through January 6, 2019 for a limited time only! You don’t want to miss out on this f ....

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12/09/2018 to 02/17/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
DISGUSTING FOOD MUSEUM LOS ANGELES!

900 E. 4th Street Los Angeles, CA 90013 - General Admission (13+): $15 weekdays / $18 weekends Children 12 and younger: $10 - The Disgusting Food Museum is not just an exhibit, but a celebration of food from around the world highlighting how different cultures may or may not view certain things as disgusting. The Disgusting ....

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12/11/2018 to 04/07/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
WOMEN OF VISION: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTOGRAPHERS ON ASSIGNMENT

1712 S. Glendale Blvd., Glendale, CA, 91205 323.340.4545 - Free - "Women of Vision: National Geographic Photographers on Assignment" highlights the influential photography of eleven award-winning female photojournalists. The exhibition is a tribute to the spirit an ....

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11/02/2018 to 12/16/2018
SHE LOVES ME

1760 N. Gower Street, On the Campus of First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood 323-462-8460 - Adults: $39 Seniors (60+): $35 Students w/ID: $30 - Actors Co-op Theatre Company presents the three-time Tony Award-Winning Musical She Loves Me, with book by Joe Masteroff, music by Jerry Bock, and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, based on the 1937 play Pe ....

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10/20/2018 to 12/16/2018
ISSUE 3: A GROUP SHOW WITH CREATIVE GROWTH

945 Chung King Road 2136250935 - FREE - Issue 3: A Group Show with Creative Growth
Exhibition dates: October 20 – December 16, 2018
Reception: Saturday October 20, 7-10pm The Good Luck Gallery is delighted to present Issue 3: A Group Show ....


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10/17/2018 to 12/16/2018
COST OF LIVING

5060 Fountain Theatre 323-663-1525 - $25 to $45 - In this gripping, unexpectedly funny Pulitzer Prize-winning play, John is a rich, quick-witted grad student who has cerebral palsy. Ani is an hilariously foul-mouthed quadriplegic. The people who hel ....

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10/20/2018 to 12/16/2018
STEAMBATH

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025 310-477-2055 - $32-$37 - What if God turned out to be a Puerto Rican steam bath attendant, assisted by a butler named Gottlieb? Renowned stand up comedian and actor Paul Rodriguez stars in a revival of Steambath, the 1970 of ....

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10/20/2018 to 12/16/2018
THE LITTLE FOXES

235 Charles E. Young Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90095 310-827-0889 - $15 to $65 - Lillian Hellman’s modern classic about a wealthy Southern family and the greed that tears them apart. Mamie Gummer (HBO’s True Detective, CW’s Emily Owens, M.D) stars as Regina Giddens, whose dyin ....

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12/07/2018 to 12/16/2018
ROPE, A PLAY BY PATRICK HAMILTON

4934 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood 91601 - $30 - Robo & Bash Productions presents ROPE, A Play by Patrick Hamilton, taking place at the Avery Schreiber Playhouse in North Hollywood. Directed by Anna Safar, this production will open December 7th, 20 ....

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11/09/2018 to 12/16/2018
'EXIT WOUNDS' AND 'CONFEDERATES'

1111-b West Olive Ave, Burbank 91506 800-838-3006 - $38 for one show; $60 for both - Two new character-driven relationship plays, both by award-winning women writers and both inspired by events currently at the forefront of our national consciousness, beat out 1241 other submissions ....

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12/07/2018 to 12/16/2018
DISNEY'S MOANA JR AT THEATRE 360

75 N Marengo Ave Pasadena, CA 91101 6265775922 - $16 - The exhilarating Disney animation hits the stage as Moana Jr. the musical, this Fall! Theatre 360 is proud to be invited to participate in the Disney Theatrical Productions Pilot Program, to put on t ....

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11/15/2018 to 12/16/2018
BUS STOP

241 S. Moreno Dr., Beverly Hills 90212 310-364-0535 - $35 - First produced on Broadway in 1955, Bus Stop is a comedy (in the academic sense of the term). Bus Stop tells a story of a group of people thrown together by a blizzard to spend a long night snowbound ....

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11/16/2018 to 12/16/2018
A CHRISTMAS CACTUS

777 S. Centre St. 90731 310-512-6030 - $25 opening night & senior/$27 regular/$15 25 years old and under - A CHRISTMAS CACTUS
by Eliot Byerrum
directed by Gloria Iseli Little Fish Theatre
Nov 16-Dec 16 This merry mystery mashes Dickens and Doyle in a charming Christmas tale where goodwill and justice triu ....


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11/29/2018 to 12/16/2018
PORTALS, A PHOTO EXPERIENCE FROM CANON

1228 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, 90401 2125461928 - FREE - PORTALS, A Photo Experience from Canon opens on November 29th in LA. The free photography pop-up puts a new spin on Instagram-able moments by providing consumers with a selection of Canon cameras (in ....

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12/14/2018 to 12/16/2018
THE NUTCRACKER

3801 Mission Inn Avenue, Riverside, 92501 909-482-1590 - $23 - $62 - Enjoy a treasured holiday tradition with family and friends at southern California’s most spectacular production of The Nutcracker from critically acclaimed Inland Pacific Ballet. The Nutcracker com ....

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12/13/2018 to 12/16/2018
#JAGUARELECTRIFIES EXPERIENCE

3021 Airport Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90405 - Free, but must RSVP to attend - At the #JaguarElectrifies Experience, guests are invited to take a street drive in your choice of the newest Jaguar models, including the electric Jaguar I-PACE, as well as the Jaguar E-PACE and F-PA ....

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12/09/2018 to 12/16/2018
AMAZON PRIME VIDEO’S EMMY AWARD-WINNING “THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL” CELEBRATES ITS NEW SEASON IN LOS ANGELES BY PARTNERING WITH CANTER’S DELI TO OFFER FANS “THE MAISEL” SANDWICH

419 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036 - 50 FREE Sandwiches Available Daily - Who: The Emmy Award-winning Prime Video original series, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, has transported viewers from 2018 to 1958 New York City through the magic of television. From December 9 through 16 ....

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12/13/2018 to 12/16/2018
CLD SAMPLE SALE

1206 Maple Ave 3108955455 - FREE - Our HUGE Holiday sample sale starts NEXT WEEK and will feature dozens of designers, THOUSANDS of items, and DEEP discounts. Shop our sale and you'll find plenty of items brand new with tags and in pe ....

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12/13/2018 to 12/16/2018
JAGUAR ELECTRIFIES EXPERIENCE TAKES LOS ANGELES

3021 Airport Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90405 6467628721 - - Jaguar Electrifies Experience Takes Los Angeles The Jaguar Electrifies Experience, a multi-city national tour featuring interactive displaying the all-electric Jaguar I-PACE performance SUV, will be ....

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12/16/2018 to 12/18/2018
13TH ANNUAL DESIGNERCON: NOVEMBER 16 - 18, 2018

800 W. Katella Ave, Anaheim, CA 92802 - - 13 years ago, DesignerCon (aka DCON, presented by 3DRetro) debuted at the Pasadena Convention Center and quickly became the West Coast’s premier convention for fans, collectors and creators of cutti ....

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06/18/2018 to 12/21/2018
RIVIERA 31: BEST HAPPY HOUR IN LA!

8555 Beverly Hills Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048 310-278-5444 - - Riviera 31, inside Sofitel Los Angeles, recently launched a new line of Happy Hour specials and we are already planning our weeknights! Riviera 31 now hosts Happy Hour Tuesday through Friday, from 5: ....

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06/18/2018 to 12/21/2018
RIVIERA 31: BEST HAPPY HOUR IN LA!

8555 Beverly Hills Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048 310-278-5444 - - Riviera 31, inside Sofitel Los Angeles, recently launched a new line of Happy Hour specials and we are already planning our weeknights! Riviera 31 now hosts Happy Hour Tuesday through Friday, from 5: ....

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12/21/2018
SWINGING CHRISTMAS WITH THE ARTURO SANDOVAL BIG BAND

111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, 90012 - - Artists

The Arturo Sandoval Big Band, performer About This Performance
The 10-time Grammy® winner and trumpet master returns to Walt Disney Concert Hall for a Latin-based program of jazzed-up holi ....


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12/21/2018
ENJOY LIVE HOLIDAY MUSICAL PERFORMANCES IN BEVERLY CANON GARDENS EVERY FRIDAY EVENING DURING BOLD HOLIDAYS

241 N. Canon Drive, Beverly Hills, 90210 3234308420 - free - Visitors and locals are invited to check out live holiday music in the epicenter of Beverly Hills every Friday evening from 5-8 p.m. during BOLD Holidays. Beverly Canon Gardens will transform into a ....

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