Category Archives: Attractions

Holy Hollywood Museum Batman!: Nearly Every Toy, Set Piece and Costume We’ve Ever Inspired is on Exhibit Now: Batman ’66!

On Wingsday, January 10th celebrities, press, and memorabilia collectors the city over heeded the bat signal projected on to the wall of Hollywood’s venerable old Max Factor building. Said call heeded, in part, to prevent crimes of hazy remembrance by … Continue reading

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Fifth Annual Grand Park + The Music Center’s N.Y.E.L.A.

Thousands gathered at the 5th annual free New Year’s Eve event in Grand Park in Downtown Los Angeles to celebrate the arrival of 2018. Security was tight; cops were around the vicinity to ensure order, and security guards checked bags … Continue reading

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Where the Cool Kids Will be Celebrating New Year’s Eve 2017

Did you wait until the last minute, torn between expensive New Year’s Eve events and the new Dave Chapelle special on Netflix? Don’t worry, we have selected some of the best celebrations for you. Most of them are free or … Continue reading

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Ralph Gibson Celebrates the Holidays with Jazz at the Millennium Biltmore, December 22nd

Saxophonist Ralph Gibson, a regular performer at the World Stage, is bringing a quartet downtown to celebrate the holidays at the Rendezvous Lounge in the Millennium Biltmore Hotel with two sets of jazz this Friday, December 22. Joining Gibson will … Continue reading

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Chill at The Queen Mary: A First-Timer’s Visit and Photo Essay

Queen Mary’s annual Chill winter event takes guests on an international expedition, with the 38,000-square foot ice park being divided up into six different “lands.” Explore the cultural experiences, menus, crafts and activities of Germany, Switzerland, China, Russia, Holland, and … Continue reading

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Chill at the Queen Mary: Santa’s Got a Brand New Bag

I was scrambling around all day trying to find some gloves to wear for the Chill at the Queen Mary. Apparently, I’d be throwing snowballs and scooting around on my wet butt on the ice slide. As it turns out, … Continue reading

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Glitter, Glitz, and Girl Power Dominate 29Rooms

Digital-media and entertainment company Refinery29‘s 29Rooms’ tented immersive art experience is at the ROW DTLA until Sunday, December 17, 2017. A large tent adjacent to the former L.A. Terminal that is now ROW DTLA houses the self-guided walk-through tour. As titled, … Continue reading

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Gingerdead House and Krampus Maze Holiday Haunt: Oh, The Ho Ho Horror!

I’m not the kind of guy that winces when people say “Happy Holidays” over Merry Christmas. I’m a more inclusive type of guy anyway, and will gladly shout out Merry Christmas, Happy Hannukkah, Happy Kwanzaa, Have a cool yule and Happy … Continue reading

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The LA Zoo Celebrates the Holiday Season with Zoo Lights

One of our favorite spectacles, the L.A. Zoo Lights, returns for its fourth year to “shimmer for seven weeks of wonder, awe and “wow!” The lights are on display from 6pm until 10pm through Sunday, January 7, 2018. Thousands of lights fill the … Continue reading

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Natural History Museum of LA Presents ‘Tattoo’

The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles is pleased to host the West Coast debut of ‘Tattoo,” an exhibition exploring 5,000 years of tattoo history, culture and art around the world, including the tattoo cultures of Southern California. The exhibit … Continue reading

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