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THINGS TO DO IN L.A.
WEDNESDAY 09/18/2019
Festivals, Concerts, Entertainment, Activities, and Other Events in Los Angeles




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08/31/2019 to 09/22/2019
(RECOMMENDED EVENT)
LA COUNTY FAIR

1101 W McKinley Ave Pomona CA 91768 - https://www.etix.com/ticket/v/15017/la-county-fair?partner_id=240&cobrand=LA%20County%20Fair&_ga=2.26720253.1772272364.1559936483-1381140062.1559936483 - The LA County Fair Goes POP! Celebrate decades of pop cultural by revisiting all the toys, tech, fashion, movies and music that make up Los Angeles’ iconic pop culture scene! Pop culture weaves our ....

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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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09/16/2019 to 09/17/2019
KAT EDMONSON

6200 E. Atherton st., Long Beach 90815 562-985-7000 - - Kat Edmonson
Cabaret Series
Wed/Thu, Jan 16 &17, 2019 at 7 pm
Critically acclaimed vintage-pop and jazz vocalist Kat Edmonson captures the old cinema glamour and charm of the Great American Songbook ....


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09/18/2019
FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS

610 E. California Ave, Glendale, 91206 818-244-7241 - Free - FREE ADMISSION GLENDALE NOON CONCERTS
Every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm
On Wednesday SEPTEMBER 18, 2019 at 12:10-12:40 pm: ERGO MUSICA: Adriana Zoppo - viola d'amore
Diane Plaster - so ....


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09/18/2019 to 09/19/2019
CRATE AND BARREL HOLIDAY HIRING OPEN HOUSE

611 Broadway New York, NY 10012 - Free - The holidays are coming! Crate and Barrel is hiring, and we’d love to have you join our team. Seasonal positions available in Sales, Operations and Visuals. Work with good people (and receive a 30% ....

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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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07/17/2019 to 09/25/2019
SIT BACK AND RELAX THIS SUMMER WITH LIVE MUSIC ON THE PLAZA AT LBX!

4069 N Lakewood Blvd, Long Beach, 90808 949-760-9150 - Free - Live Music on the Plaza at LBX Family, friends, and good music make for a perfect summer evening at Long Beach Exchange! Every Wednesday from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., LBX will host its summer concert ....

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09/07/2019 to 09/25/2019
ART AND DEMOCRACY VI

7377 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, 90046 310-433-0697 - FREE - The City of West Hollywood presents Visual Artists Guild's Art & Democracy VI, the sixth in a series of art exhibitions by Visual Artists Guild with the theme of Art & Democracy. Participating artist ....

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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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07/31/2019 to 09/29/2019
FEFU AND HER FRIENDS

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025 310-477-2055 - $32-$37 - In this splendidly surreal comedy-drama, performed in multiple spaces in the Odyssey complex, a group of eight women gathers at the country home of the brilliant and eccentric Fefu to plan an event f ....

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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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09/18/2019 to 10/02/2019
CHINESE-AMERICAN DOCUMENTARY FILM SERIES

87 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre 91024 626-355-4318 - $10; Full series, $25 - September 18: “Tyrus” (Color. 2013, USA, 73 minutes, not rated) Writer/Director Pamela Tom presents the surprising life and career of pioneering Chinese American artist Tyrus Wong (1910-2016), who ....

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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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09/18/2019 to 10/23/2019
TREYA'S LAST DANCE

6539 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles, 90038 323-965-9996 - $20 - $35 - Bolshy, whip-smart and with backchat to spare, Treya's living it up in London! Turns out it takes more than words to heal some wounds. Funny, messy, beautiful . . . it's life as we know it, on stage. ....

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09/11/2019 to 10/23/2019
AMERICAN ART OF THE 1980S

2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, 90049 - - Post-modernism, graffiti, technological innovations, and the changing role of museums in 1980s America have defined the vibrant creativity of our time. Keith Haring, Barbara Kruger, Jean-Michel Basqu ....

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09/14/2019 to 11/10/2019
IN CIRCLES

2055 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90025 310-477-2055 - $32=$37 - “Papa Dozes, Mama Blows Her Noses.” That’s just one of the delightfully quirky musical numbers from this Obie award-winning musical romp adapted by composer Al Carmines from A Circular Play by Ger ....

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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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