Events

The City Prolific: Weekend Events April 29 – 30

The City Prolific: Weekend Events April 29 – 30

Though it was still only April, last weekend felt like the beginning of summer. I got a sunburn at opening day of the LA State Historic Park. This weekend, I plan to be outside from sun-up to sun-down, though better protected. SATURDAY, APRIL 29 Bushwig […]

The City Prolific: Weekend Events April 21 – 23

The City Prolific: Weekend Events April 21 – 23

It’s spring, and you know what that means: summer is almost here! LA’s seasons are differentiated by event offerings. Summer is all about the outdoors: outdoor screenings, art walks, festivals, and music. And it gets started early. FRIDAY, APRIL 21 Jazz AT LACMA The 2017 […]

The Razzies: The Worst (Best) Award Show in Hollywood

The Razzies: The Worst (Best) Award Show in Hollywood

The night before the Academy Awards in Hollywood, the historic Palace Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles opened its doors to an audience of no-names and non-celebrities to award Hollywood’s worst with the not-so-coveted Razzie Award. The audience was eclectic, some dressed in typical evening attire, […]

The City Prolific: Weekend Events October 5 – 6

The City Prolific: Weekend Events October 5 – 6

As minor signs of fall tease us Angelenos with the notion of seasons, my posting of The City Prolific will become less frequent. Festival season has wound down, the outdoor screenings are over, and after Halloween, there just won’t be as much going on. This […]

The City Prolific: Weekend Events September 21 – 22

The City Prolific: Weekend Events September 21 – 22

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 Made in LA  Ride III: LA River Edition Pickles, surfboards and all things bikes! Enjoy a ride along the LA River and learn about places that manufacture and create goodies in LA.  This expedition, open to all cyclists, will pedal through and […]

The City Prolific: Weekend Events September 14 – 15

The City Prolific: Weekend Events September 14 – 15

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 Grand Park Presents: E.T. Extra Terrestrial I’m sure I don’t need to tell you how well this movie holds up. It’s funny, touching, weird, and heartbreaking. And it cemented, early on, my love of Reese’s Pieces. Go downtown and watch those bicycles […]

Heat Wave (Summer isn’t Over)

Heat Wave (Summer isn’t Over)

Though the summer season may be rolling to a close, our summer weather has no intention of cooling itself down. In time for FYF and the Los Angeles County Fair, our temperatures have skyrocketed. I, for one, appreciate any reason to get outside of my […]

The City Prolific: Weekend Events July 20 – 21

Man, summer in LA is the best. We saw the Psychedelic Furs in concert for free last weekend, in the heart of downtown. It was cool. Like, one of those moments where you look around and realize how happy you are, and how lucky. SATURDAY, […]

The City Prolific: Weekend Events July 13 – 14

The City Prolific: Weekend Events July 13 – 14

Last weekend was one of beaches, pools, bicycles, bikinis, and barbecues. Biked up the coast from Manhattan Beach to Venice, swam in the ocean, swam in a rooftop pool, and barbecued in our little backyard.  This weekend will likely be a little more urban (and […]

The City Prolific: Weekend Events July 5 – 7

I was in New England last weekend, in the humidity, and under clouds of mosquitos, barbecuing, blowing bubbles, and lighting fireworks. It’s a very Americana summer back there.  Back in LA, I’ve been all about the beach, but it seems, according to this weekend’s events, […]