Category Archives: Attractions

Events to Honor and Celebrate Black History Month

Black History is World History. Black History Parade and Festival in Altadena & Pasadena February 16, 2019   10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  FREE The 37th annual Black History Parade and Festival will begin at 10 a.m. at Charles White … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day 2019 Get Out of That Rut!

Not Another Candlelit Dinner! Had enough of overpriced, predictable “romantic” dinners? Break out of your rut with these exciting Valentine’s Day Activities! Since Valentine’s Day this year is on a Thursday, there are also events on the weekends before and … Continue reading

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The ’10th Annual Edwardian Ball’ Returns to Multi-Level Landmark ‘Fonda’

From lovers of the Neo-Victorian and Edwardian era—the latter the reign of Britain’s King Edward VII, to lovers of All-Things-Edward Gorey—that is, the author, illustrator, and designer, Edward St. John Gorey of the Gashleycrumb Tinies and “PBS Mystery!” intro fame. The Edwards … Continue reading

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Usher in the Year of the Pig at LA’s Chinese New Year Festivals

The Chinese Lunar New Year in LA has always been a no-brainer. Just head on over to Chinatown for their annual Golden Dragon Parade and festival. But this year it seems like everybody is trying to horn in on the … Continue reading

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Upcoming At NAMM 2019

That’s right campers, it’s time for that venerable annual show, NAMM 2019 in Anaheim. There are going to be many noteworthy events this year, but rather than telling you about them all after the event, I thought I would bring … Continue reading

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BLEND: The Rendon Gallery Pop-Up Debut This Week, January 25 -26, 2018

Amongst a flutter of art activity at the LA Art Show this week there’s a little bit of DTLA fun at The Rendon for a two day only pop-up. You may remember the last the two cutting edge art performances … Continue reading

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Hansel and Gretel Storybook Architecture: The Witch’s House of Beverly Hills

I like to show people this house. It is known as the Spadena House, but more commonly referred to as the Witch’s House, and as of late, Beverly Hills Landmark #8. It was originally built in Culver City in 1921. … Continue reading

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Where to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day in LA

This year Martin Luther King Jr, Day will be celebrating King’s 90th birthday. You can choose to observe the holiday as solemnly or as joyfully as you choose. There are events happening all over Los Angeles this weekend. Saturday, January … Continue reading

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Moon Over Hollywood

Tonight’s Moon from Hollywood Blvd. 94% waxing Gibbous. Remember to watch the Full Moon/Eclipse Sunday. Please follow and like us:

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LA Through a Cracked Lens: Urban Light at LACMA

Sunshine at LACMA for this rainy weekend. This installation is called Urban Light and is a collection of restored street lamps from the 1920s and 1930s. Please follow and like us:

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