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Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day in LA with a Parade, Festivals, and Free Cake!

THE KINGDOM DAY PARADE On Monday, the 32nd annual Kingdom Day Parade will once again travel down MLK Jr. and Crenshaw in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr’s birthday. The parade features marching bands, floats, equestrian units, celebrities, beauty queens, dance … Continue reading

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Can’t Wait for the Summer Festivals? Just Head Downtown to the DTLA Proud Block Party

Saturday, January 28, DTLA Proud will host the “DTLA Proud Block Party at Night on Broadway” in conjunction with the 3rd annual “Night on Broadway.” The free Block Party will be happening from 4pm – 11pm and will be located on 4th … Continue reading

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Lawndale, Atomic Sherpas and Double Naught Spy Car at the Maui Sugar Mill Saloon

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Weekend Temptation: The Los Angeles Chocolate Festival and Pastry Show

You might as well give up on your new year’s resolution right now. On Sunday, January 8th, Los Angeles Chocolate Festival and Pastry Show is coming to Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza. Sample confectionary creations from over 50 … Continue reading

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Join LA Magazine’s Celebration of The 10 Best New Restaurants of 2016

Every year we wait with bated breath for the January issue of Los Angeles magazine. Their Top 10 Best Restaurants is always interesting, and this year they bucked the trends by featuring the small and affordable Howlin’ Ray’s Chicken, and … Continue reading

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Beat Recommends – The Deadbeats, Saccharine Trust, Egrets on Ergot This Saturday

This Saturday, prepare for a rare local sighting of the lovably off-kilter Deadbeats, presently in action mode to promote their newly released/ seventeen years in the making double album 666-1313 (see our interview with Scott Guerin in which we discuss … Continue reading

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Where the Cool Kids Will Be On New Years Eve 2016

FOURTH ANNUAL GRAND PARK + THE MUSIC CENTER’S N.Y.E.L.A. The city of Los Angeles’ goal to make this Grand Park event the Times Square of the west coast seemed awfully grandiose four years ago, but with spectacular 3D light projections … Continue reading

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Aquarium Holidays Features Winter Fun at Aquarium of the Pacific

The Aquarium of the Pacific is hosting a variety of holiday events through December 23rd. Not only can the kids get their photo with Santa, but they can watch him scuba dive and feed the fish in the Honda Blue Cavern. There will also … Continue reading

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“Bob’s Holiday Office Party”: Dreaming Of A White Bread Christmas

Everyone has their favorite entertainment specials they look forward to each year. For many it’s the 24-hour marathon of “A Christmas Story.” “Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer,” directed by the 3D puppet masters Rankin and Bass, is being handed from … Continue reading

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Thrillist Food Presents Fest of the Best This Saturday!

Are you missing those glorious summer days filled with food festivals? Well, Thrillist is here to shake things up, even during the coldest months of the year. This Saturday, December 10th, Thrillist will be presenting 10 of its top-ranked local … Continue reading

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