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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
TUESDAY 09/17/2019
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles



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08/11/2019 to 09/30/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
DOWNTOWN SANTA MONICA COMES ALIVE WITH FREE DAILY COMMUNITY EVENTS BEGINNING AUGUST 11

1351 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401 - FREE - Celebrate the last days of Summer with free salsa classes, outdoor comedy shows, live music or some quality time lounging in new outdoor seating options on Third Street Promenade in Downtown Santa Mo ....

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09/15/2019 to 12/31/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
ESCAPE ROOM LA-ATLANTIS

120 E. 8th St. Suite 100 Los Angeles, CA 90014 232-364-7467 - $33-$39 - Escape Room LA games are live-action adventures where you’ll race to solve clues and puzzles and escape before your time runs out! You’ll be immersed in extraordinary environments, from a 1940’s d ....

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09/17/2019
"PANAMA" WITH JESS MORTON

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Jess Morton will discuss the wonders of Panama and its beauty. Come and discover the marvels this culture offers. ....

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09/17/2019
KATIE COMPA'S HARD PASS ALBUM RELEASE SHOW & LISTENING PARTY

6539 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90038 - Free - New York City-based standup comic Katie Compa presents a west coast show & listening party celebrating her debut album, Hard Pass. With performances from comedian pals Marcella Arguello, Andrea Rosen ....

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09/17/2019
PAMELA SHAW IS NAUGHTY WITH A BAND

4349 Tujunga Avenue, Studio City, 91604 818-769-0905 - VIP tickets are $30; $20 general admission; $20 minimum on food or beverages - Actor and entertainer Pamela Shaw, traces her journey from an obedient and deferential childhood to the independent and irreverent personality she has become, in this humorous and captivating musical ....

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09/17/2019
"CHUCANTI: ONE MAN'S QUEST TO SAVE A CLOUD FORERST" PRESENTED BY GUIDO BERGUIDO

3201 Plaza Del Amo, Torrance, 90503 310-782-3989 - Free - Have you ever wanted to see Panama? Guido Berguido, birder and conservationist, takes you on an amazing quest to preserve a cloud forest. Come one, come all. ....

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09/20/2019 to 09/21/2019
BARRYMORE

10900 Burbank Blvd. 8187635990 - FREE - The Group Rep presents BARRYMORE by William Luce, with Robert Benedict as Barrymore. In this Special Two Night Event, Benedict portrays the iconic actor in this no holds barred portrait of early Holl ....

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08/27/2019 to 09/24/2019
HOLLYWOOD LIVE PRESENTS ROCKIN’ WITH THE STARS

12229 Ventura Blvd Studio City 90046 310-982-3648 - $25-$60 - Tuesday, Aug27th Rockin’ with the Stars takes place at Romonov Restaurant in Studio City, hosted by Comedian Bill Bellamy. This bi-monthly event is a star studded night of insanely delicious enterta ....

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09/07/2019 to 09/28/2019
CHROMA: A GROUP EXHIBITION

633 North La Brea Avenue 3239334408 - - KP Projects is proud to present our next group exhibition: "Chroma", featuring works by DeeDee Cheriel, Danny Galieote, Mercedes Helnwein, Mel Kadel, Gosha Levochkin, JP Neang, and Luis Sanchez. The ....

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09/01/2019 to 09/30/2019
THE BODY IN PARTS

3009 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica 90405 - - Opening Reception Saturday, September 7th, 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. “[The self] is like a cart, which is not other than its parts, not non-other, and does not possess them. It is not within its parts, and ....

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09/01/2019 to 09/30/2019
ART STUDIO PROJECT OF THE MONTH

480 N. Arroyo Blvd 6264499985 - $14 - Every month, bring your imagination and join Kidspace in the Storyteller Studio where Everyone Has A Story To Tell. In September, paint without brushes. ....

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09/01/2019 to 09/30/2019
IMAGINATION WORKSHOP PROJECT OF THE MONTH

480 N. Arroyo Blvd 6264499985 - $14 - Bring your ingenuity to Kidspace! In Imagination Workshop, the challenge is to find a way to make an object move from one place to another. ....

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07/17/2019 to 10/06/2019
BAKERU: TRANSFORMING SPIRITS

6801 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028 - Free - JAPAN HOUSE Los Angeles is pleased to present the world debut of “BAKERU: Transforming Spirits,” a complimentary exhibition inviting visitors to step into the supernatural world of Japanese folk tr ....

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08/10/2019 to 10/06/2019
GO LITTLE TOKYO FOR SUMMER FESTIVAL SEASON AND FOODIE ADVENTURES

335 E 2nd St, Los Angeles, CA 90012 9493025233 - FREE - Go Little Tokyo is home to unforgettable annual cultural festivals, a jam-packed foodie haven, unique Japanese goods stores, and so much more! Admire traditional kazari decorations at this year’s Ta ....

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09/06/2019 to 10/12/2019
CASA DE LA MARIPOSA

869 E. Mariposa Street, Altadena, CA, 91001 626-794-4477 - free - McGinty’s Gallery at the End of the World presents our first annual themed exhibit “Casa de la Mariposa”. The show will center on butterflies and the idea of metamorphosis; however, the artist int ....

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09/07/2019 to 10/12/2019
JENNIFER JOSEPH | BRUCE EVERETT

2716 S. La Cienega Blvd. 3108383685 - Free - The gallery is pleased to present two new exhibitions - Jennifer Joseph: Disruptive Spirit | Bruce Everett: Capturing Light. These shows will be on view from September 7th through October 12th. We ho ....

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09/21/2019 to 10/12/2019
"FIELD OF DREAMS" A SOLO EXHIBITION BY DENNIS OSADEBE

807 S. Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, 90014 213-232-8676 - free - Avenue Des Arts is proud to announce the first solo exhibition in Los Angeles by Nigerian- born artist Dennis Osadebe, Field Of Dreams. In twelve new mixed media paintings, Osadebe pushes his block c ....

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07/24/2019 to 10/13/2019
CALLED TO SERVE: JAPANESE AMERICAN WOMEN IN THE US MILITARY DURING WWII

355 E. 1st Street 3103280907 - Pay As You Wish - CALLED TO SERVE tells the story of the courageous Japanese American women who served in the United States Military during World War II. As nurses, translators, medical technicians, clerks, and more, ....

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09/18/2019 to 10/13/2019
SISTERS IN LAW

9390 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Beverly Hills, 90210 310-746-4000 - $60 - The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, in association with Elizabeth Weber, Dale Franzen (Hadestown) and Don Franzen, presents the West Coast Premiere of SISTERS IN LAW, starring Tovah ....

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09/21/2019 to 10/15/2019
THE ROOM

Bergamot Station, 2525 Michigan Ave. #A2, Santa Monica, CA 90404 - - An immersive still life exhibit. Opening Reception: Saturday, September 21st from 6 – 9pm Where: bG Gallery, Bergamot Station, 2525 Michigan Ave. #A2, Santa Monica, CA 90404
When: September 21 – Oc ....


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06/29/2019 to 10/19/2019
CALIFORNIA'S ROUTE 66: HIDING IN PLAIN SIGHT

1350 Seventh Street 3103952290 - Varies - Santa Monica History Museum is excited to announce the opening of their new exhibition, “California’s Route 66: Hiding in Plain Sight.” The exhibition will run June 29 through October 19 at the mu ....

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09/07/2019 to 10/19/2019
JASON VASS GALLERY PRESENTS DOUGLAS TAUSIK RYDER’S "BODY LANGUAGE" EXHIBITION

1452 E. Sixth St., Los Angeles, CA 90021 - Free - JASON VASS GALLERY PRESENTS DOUGLAS TAUSIK RYDER’S "BODY LANGUAGE" EXHIBITION: Jason Vass Gallery exhibits Body Language by artist Douglas Tausik Ryder from September 7 through October 19 (1452 E. S ....

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09/10/2019 to 11/12/2019
WRITING CHILDREN'S BOOKS

2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, 90049 - - Master writing for a variety of children’s genres, including picture books, easy-to-reads, chapter books, novels, and nonfiction. This class, offered in partnership with Otis College Extension, expl ....

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09/17/2019 to 11/12/2019
INTRODUCTION TO CREATIVE WRITING

2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, 90049 - - Explore and experiment with a variety of imaginative writing genres, including poetry, fiction, and the personal essay. Participants will be creating new work each week with an option to refine and r ....

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03/26/2019 to 11/30/2019
20TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL AT BAYSIDE RESTAURANT

900 Bayside Drive, Newport Beach, 92660 949-721-1222 - $20 - Bayside Restaurant is celebrating 20 years of business, and we invite you to join the celebration! As a thank you for your support, Bayside is offering a special anniversary menu running until the en ....

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03/26/2019 to 11/30/2019
20TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL AT BAYSIDE RESTAURANT

900 Bayside Drive, Newport Beach, 92660 949-721-1222 - $20 - Bayside Restaurant is celebrating 20 years of business, and we invite you to join the celebration! As a thank you for your support, Bayside is offering a special anniversary menu running until the en ....

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07/08/2019 to 12/01/2019
MAKER’S MESS POP UP AT ROW DTLA

777 Alameda St Los Angeles 90021 - - ROW DTLA welcomes Makers Mess, a creative art studio offering art and design classes for kids and adults. During the six-month pop up, Angelenos can enjoy engaging workshops, events, camps, and more ....

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09/10/2019 to 12/17/2019
CULINARY MASTER CHEF PROGRAM – TUESDAYS, 9/10/19-12/17/19 - 14 WEEKS - $2,400* - PAYMENT PLANS AVAILABLE!

2366 PELHAM AVENUE, LOS ANGELES, CA 90064 310-470-2640 - $2400 - CULINARY MASTER CHEF PROGRAM Tuesdays, 9/10/19-12/17/19 6:30pm-10:00pm
Sundays, 9/15/19–12/15/19 9:30am-1:00pm
Sundays, 1/12/20–4/13/20 9:30am-1:00pm
Tuesdays, 2/18/20-5/20/20 6:30pm-10:00pm Pa ....


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03/31/2019 to 01/05/2020
INDIAN COUNTRY: THE ART OF DAVID BRADLEY

4700 Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA 90027 3236672000 - $0 - $14 - For the past three decades, David Bradley (Minnesota Chippewa, born 1954) has been a recognized voice from Indian Country, confronting through his art questions of identity, self-determination, and s ....

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05/19/2019 to 01/05/2020
COYOTE LEAVES THE RES: THE ART OF HARRY FONSECA

4700 Western Heritage Way, Griffith Park, Los Angeles, CA 90027 3236672000 - $0 - $14 - Featuring paintings, sketches, and lithographs, Coyote Leaves the Res: The Art of Harry Fonseca focuses on the recurring figure of Coyote, a trickster, shape shifter, and storyteller capable of movin ....

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