First Fridays at NHM

I visited the Natural History Museum after hours. I didn't play fetch with a T-Rex. But I did watch live music and drink cocktails with one! First Fridays is a special after hours program at the Natural History Museum. Guests can listen to live bands and djs in the mammal halls, drink cocktails, attend unique... Continue Reading →

Bloody Gras

Mardi Gras + The Drunken Devil = sexy, sultry, Bloody Gras! The Drunken Devil puts on various events throughout the year. Each with its own unique theme but a few details remain the same. There is always burlesque, music, drinks, and a boisterous host dressed as the devil himself. I was craving a good Mardi... Continue Reading →

LA Art Show

LA's art scene is contemporary and diverse. This years LA Art show featured over 60,000 square feet of creative inspiration. I excitedly attended the LA Art Show after drooling over the Instagram account for days. Apparently I wasn't the only one who waited until (Sunday) the last day of the exhibit to cram in this... Continue Reading →

Arroyo Seco Weekend

SIDE B (aka Day Two) Day two started out hot. Very hot. Like, 95+ degrees by 1pm hot. By the time I arrived at the Rose Bowl I was very glad that I spent so much of day one wandering around checking out the art. Because the only wandering around I would be doing today... Continue Reading →

Arroyo Seco Weekend

SIDE A (aka Day One) I didn't really know what to expect when I purchased tickets to Arroyo Seco Weekend so many months ago. This is the inaugural year of this festival held at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. Which could mean unique innovation or unprepared disorganization. I did know it had a unique lineup... Continue Reading →

KCRW Summer Nights

Spend a summer evening with KCRW and enjoy free, all ages, outdoor performances across southern California all season long. I'm attending quite a few music festivals this summer and although they each have extensively talented lineups, I was a little disappointed that some of my favorite local bands didn't make the cut. Chicano Batman being one.... Continue Reading →

Great Horror Movie Night

Los Angeles has no shortage of outdoor cinema options. The Great Horror Movie Night offers up something a little different than the rest. The Old Griffith Park Zoo is delightfully creepy all on its own. Seriously. The long abandoned animal cages, and plaster cave ruins look like something out of a childhood nightmare. Which made... Continue Reading →

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