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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
SUNDAY 05/26/2019
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles



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DETAILS 05/26/2019 (FEATURED EVENT)
TORRANCE ANTIQUE STREET FAIRE

1317 Sartori Ave. Torrance 90501 3103286107 - Free - Join the hunt for vintage treasures when over 200 sellers transform the streets of downtown Torrance into an eclectic open-air antique flea market! Antique appraisal booth - only $3.00 per item! Live ....

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05/26/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
GHOST TOUR AT SANTA ANA’S HISTORIC HOWE-WAFFLE HOUSE MUSEUM

120 Civic Center Dr., Santa Ana 92701 (714) 547-9645 - $50 - What’s the scariest place in Orange County? If you guessed Santa Ana, you’re right! That’s because for the first time, on Sunday, May 26, the Dr. Willella Howe-Waffle House, a Santa Ana Historical ....

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05/26/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
HERITAGE FEST 2019

216 Alameda St 2136221261 - FREE - It’s Angel City’s birthday, and they’re celebrating by celebrating all of LA. Heritage Fest is a party devoted to the heritage of Los Angeles, with live mural painting, music curated by Jam in the ....

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05/01/2019 to 05/31/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LOS ANGELES TIMES’ THIRD ANNUAL FOOD BOWL RETURNS IN MAY

Downtown Los Angeles 310-490-7278 - varies - LOS ANGELES – Feb. 5, 2019 – The Los Angeles Times announces participating chefs and event highlights for its third annual Food Bowl, a monthlong festival in May celebrating the city’s dynamic foo ....

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05/11/2019 to 08/03/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
CALIFORNIA BUTTERFLY PAVILION

1500 N College Ave, Claremont, 91711 (909) 625 8767 - $3.00 in addition to General Admission - Experience the beauty of California butterflies in all their life stages with the native plants they depend on for survival. Discover a diversity of species and color as you encounter a dazzling arra ....

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05/22/2019 to 05/23/2019
LA STANDUP COMEDY FESTIVAL
10% off use promo code EYESPYLA


4800 Hollywood Blvd LA 90027 - $20/event. $25/day. $40/both days - ....

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05/25/2019 to 05/26/2019
MASSES BY HAYDN & BEETHOVEN

111 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, 90012 - - Artists
Los Angeles Philharmonic 
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Ailyn Pérez, soprano
Anna Larsson, mezzo-soprano
David Portillo, tenor
Matthias Goerne, bass-baritone
Los Angeles Master Chorale 
Grant Ge ....


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05/26/2019
DAVID GARFIELD: OUTSIDE THE BOX

1417 W. 8th St San Pedro 90732 310-833-7538 - $30.00 - David Garfield will be presenting a variety of contemporary music, both original and covers, performed by world class musicians. This is a show not to miss . Some of the music will be from the recent ....

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05/26/2019
MAINOPOLY: TASTE OF MAIN STREET

Main Street, Santa Monica 90404 2408995868 - $25 - $50 - Pass GO and head to the 6th Annual MAINopoly: A Taste of Main Street, Memorial Day weekend on Sunday, May 26 from 1-6 p.m.  MAINopoly is a fun, interactive tasting event that mirrors the classic boar ....

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04/27/2019 to 05/26/2019
MOVING ON: THE ONE-ACTS 2019

3269 Casitas Avenue - : $20 online, $25 at the door. Students and seniors $17 online, $22 at the door. Previews: $15 online, $20 at the door. - Presented by Ensemble Studio Theatre/Los Angeles. Moving On: The 2019 One Acts features a mix of established playwrights and exciting, emerging younger talent. Here’s the program: Rock Logic. Writte ....

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04/26/2019 to 05/26/2019
CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

2437 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405 323-960-7822 - $25 - This award-winning adaptation of Fyodor Dostoevsky’s famous novel is a thrilling 90-minute psychological inquiry into the troubled mind of a murderer. Dive into the greatest crime story ever written ....

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05/04/2019 to 05/26/2019
AGATHA CHRISTIE'S "AND THEN THERE WERE NONE"

2627 Pico Blvd. Santa Monica 90403 310-828-7519 - $23/general, $20 students and seniors - A classic whodunit from the Queen of Crime, based on her book which is one of the best-selling novels ever. Marooned at a lonely resort, each guest has a dark secret to hide and all fear dark shadows ....

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05/26/2019
SUMO PRINCESS ALBUM RELEASE PARTY

2220 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, 90057 (323) 667-1344 - $10 - Fresh from their tour opening for The Meat Puppets on the East Coast; Sumo Princess return to their hometown to celebrate the release of their new album “When an Electric Storm” Sumo Princess, Abby ....

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05/08/2019 to 05/26/2019
THE PRICE

330 East Seaside Way, Long Beach, CA 90802 562-436-4610 - $35 to $55 - In Arthur Miller’s riveting masterpiece, two estranged brothers must try to make peace with their past when they meet to dispose of their late father's belongings. May 9 – May 26, Thursdays, Friday ....

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05/24/2019 to 05/26/2019
THE FINE ARTS FILM FESTIVAL AT VENICE, CALIFORNIA

681 North Venice Boulevard, Venice, CA 90291 on Fri-Sat, 401 S Mesa Street, San Pedro, CA 90731 on Sun - - The Fine Arts Film Festival is presented in association with the Venice Institute of Contemporary Arts. The festival is dedicated to showing independent films about art of all mediums and movements. ....

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05/24/2019 to 05/26/2019
THE FINE ARTS FILM FESTIVAL AT VENICE, CALIFORNIA

681 North Venice Boulevard, Venice, CA 90291 on Fri-Sat, 401 S Mesa Street, San Pedro, CA 90731 on Sun - 12.50-50 - The Fine Arts Film Festival is presented in association with the Venice Institute of Contemporary Arts. The festival is dedicated to showing independent films about art of all mediums and movements. ....

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05/26/2019
ZEBULON CAFE PROUDLY PRESENTS TROMBONIST PHIL RANELIN'S 80TH BIRTHDAY & WIDE HIVE RECORDS VINYL RECORD RELEASE PARTY

2478 Fletcher Drive Los Angeles. 90039 - $20 - 25.00 - Zebulon Cafe Proudly Presents Trombonist Phil Ranelin's 80th Birthday & Wide Hive Records Vinyl Record Release Party
Sunday May 26th 8 PM, Former Freddie Hubbard Sideman And Tribe Records Co-founder ....


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05/26/2019
SUNDAY SILLIES WITH THERE'S ALWAYS ROOM FOR 'GEO' LAUGHTER YOGA CLUB WORKSHOP

522 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90291 7347728640 - free - Agenda: Education on the practice for newcomers 4:30 pm -5:00 pm
Laugh Club 5:00 pm- 6:00 pm The club is part workshop and part play We will be engaging in laughing, clapping, playing, breathing deep ....


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05/26/2019
PASADENA PRO MUSICA - THE CREATION
Student rush tickets: $5 to be sold 10 minuter before concert.


585 East Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91101 (213) 458-5433 - $20.00; Children 10 and under free - Pasadena Pro Musica brings artistic director Scott Lehmkuhl's first season to a conclusion with Haydn's oratorio THE CREATION scored for full orchestrs, chorus, and a tro of soloists. A pre-concert t ....

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DETAILS 05/24/2019 to 05/26/2019 (FEATURED EVENT)
LOS ANGELES JAZZ INSTITUTE BIG BAND FESTIVAL

5400 W. Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045 909-939-0777 - $25/concert - This year's LA Jazz Institute Festival, May 24-26, is all about the big bands of the West and features LA's top big bands during a three-day jazz extravaganza with concerts, panel discussions, and hi ....

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05/18/2019 to 05/26/2019
THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE

87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre 91024 626-355-4318 - $18; Youth (to age 18) $16 - AKT Youth Academy at Sierra Madre Playhouse presents
Gilbert and Sullivan’s
The Pirates of Penzance
Directed by Alison Eliel Kalmus Gilbert and Sullivan’s musical comedy is packed full of sentimen ....


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05/26/2019
DOUBLE FEATURE: BAD BLACK, 2016, & WHO KILLED CAPTAIN ALEX?, 2010

Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90028 323.461.2020 - $11 general admission, $9 Student/Senior, $7 for Cinematheque Members - Sunday, May 26 – 7:30 PM BEYOND FEST - WAKALIWOOD
Double Feature: BAD BLACK, 2016, AGFA, 60 min. Dir. Nabwana I.G.G. Are you ready for the craziest, most over-the- ....


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05/26/2019
70MM! LAWRENCE OF ARABIA, 1962

Aero Theater 1328 Montana Avenue Santa Monica, CA 90403 (323) 466-3456 - $15 General, $13 Cinematheque Members. No vouchers. - Sunday, May 26 – 7:30 PM 70MM
70mm! LAWRENCE OF ARABIA, 1962, Sony Repertory, 216 min. Dir. David Lean. This sweeping epic ....


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05/26/2019
SEAFOAM: A FRIEND FOR MADISON - FAMILY COMIC EVENT

7018 Melrose Ave Los Angeles, CA 90038 1-323-658-6047 - FREE - Come to Golden Apple on Sunday May 26 from 1-3pm and meet Jeanine-Jones, the creator/writer/artist of the newest all-ages comic from Action Lab: SEAFOAM: A Friend for Madison If you’re looking for ....

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05/26/2019
PATCHWORK SHOW - MODERN MAKERS FESTIVAL - SANTA ANA

2nd @ Sycamore - Santa Ana, CA - FREE - Now in its 11th year in Santa Ana, Patchwork Show showcases handmade and independent goods from 200+ local makers, crafters, junior entrepreneurs, designers + food artisans alongside food trucks and ....

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05/26/2019
SUNDAY CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP

1728 Laurel Canyon Blvd. (323) 963-3180 - 45.00 - Add some creativity to your week. This long-standing in-person generative, creative writing workshop takes place in West Hollywood, CA. Tap into your creative side, write work that will surprise you, ....

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05/26/2019
HOW TO HIT ANYONE WITH ANYTHING! WHIPS, CANES AND PADDLES (LOS ANGELES)

Dungeon East: Address provided after ticket purchase - 200-350 - Are you 50 Shades of Grey curious? Then do not come to this class. If, however, you are a woman who is curious about how you can harness your power as a woman to have more control in your career, ove ....

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05/18/2019 to 05/27/2019
WE RISE 2019

1262 Palmetto St., Los Angeles, 90013 - FREE - WE RISE is an immersive 10-day event that focuses on the creative arts as a way to promote mental wellbeing and connectedness. The event will feature live performances, music, interactive programming ....

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05/16/2019 to 05/27/2019
CIRCUS VARGAS

251 Stonewood St, Downey, CA 90241 8774683861 - 15.00 - 72.00 - Circus Vargas presents “The Greatest of Ease,” circus as it should be seen…under the Big Top! Join us in celebrating, Circus Vargas’ 50th anniversary extravaganza, an homage to the golden era of ....

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05/16/2019 to 05/27/2019
CIRCUS VARGAS

251 Stonewood St, Downey, CA 90241 8774683861 - 15.00 - 72.00 - Circus Vargas presents “The Greatest of Ease,” circus as it should be seen…under the Big Top! Join us in celebrating, Circus Vargas’ 50th anniversary extravaganza, an homage to the golden era of ....

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