Category Archives: Events

Christie’s Announces West Coast Tour of Great Works from the Barney A. Ebsworth and Mary Tyler Moore Collections

Christie’s requested the pleasure of The LA Beat’s company for a recent art show and cocktail gala which featured mega art by mega artists, with work valued at over $200 million dollars! That’s so much money I don’t even know … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Cocktails, Beer & Wine, Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Art at The Rendon: STORIES

It was with considerable success when Hidden Rooms, Art at The Rendon’s first installation, was launched early this summer in the three-story brick Rendon Hotel by Event Producer Cindy Schwarzstein of Cartwheel Art. With its fantastic and varied approach to performance and encounters … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Events, Immersive, Miscellanious, Theater | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Guitar Center to Take Over Sunset for Street Concert With Anderson Paak & The Free Nationals; Sheila E ‘RockWalk’ Induction with Angela Bassett

Just announced at midnight today, Guitar Center will shut down Sunset Boulevard at their newly renovated Hollywood flagship store for a free live show hosted by radio and TV personality Zane Lowe with performances by Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions, Events, Live Music, Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Food Event Once Again Created a Perfect Day

Somehow, for 13 years in a row, Los Angeles magazine has managed to bring all of the best elements together to make a perfect day that can stand up to a simple name like “The Food Event.” That’s all they really … Continue reading

Posted in Cocktails, Beer & Wine, Events, Food, Photo Essays | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lawrence English New Public Sound Artwork Installation ‘Seirá’ Incorporates Cold War Era Air Raid Sirens During ‘AxS Festival’

Do you remember the sound of the air raid sirens that went off like clockwork at 10:00 a.m. on the last Friday of every month during the Cold War in Los Angeles? Those of us lived at the time to hear … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Art, Attractions, Events, Science & Technology | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

From ‘Coco’ to Pacoima: Día de los Muertos Celebrations in L.A.

With contributions by Elise Thompson. Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a Mexican holiday that is also celebrated here in Los Angeles. It brings together families in a cultural melting pot of celebrations to honor the … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Attractions, Cocktails, Beer & Wine, Events, Food, Live Music, Miscellanious, Movies, Music, Upcoming Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rooftop Chillin: Three Fun Flicks Atop the Montalbán for Halloween and Dia De Los Muertos

If you haven’t made it to the Montalbán Theatre for a rooftop picnic of Umami Burgers, fresh popcorn, cocktails, and a tasty flick (and/or DJ) licking your ears through headphones, be sure to do so before for their Fall season … Continue reading

Posted in Cocktails, Beer & Wine, Events, Live Music, Miscellanious, Movies, Music, Theater | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grab a Bite or Get Jug-Bitten: Best Halloween Cocktail Party Haunts for LA

Don’t have an invitation to the local Halloween Party? Who needs one!? From the best dive bar and low brow chill to the swankiest nibble shacks with saucy snacks to set your hair on fire, there is plenty a party to be … Continue reading

Posted in Cocktails, Beer & Wine, Events, Miscellanious | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

TODAY! Doo Dah Queen tryouts at the American Legion Post 280

Beginning at 2:00 p.m., potential Queens today will present a line-up of entertainment as they vie for judges’ favor to become the next Doo Dah Queen. This year’s 41st Occasional Pasadena Doo Dah Parade, a local spoof of The Tournament of Roses … Continue reading

Posted in Cocktails, Beer & Wine, Events | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Leimert Park Beautification Project

Leimert Park, California started out as a garden oasis, tree-lined streets community whose landscaping design involved Frederick Olmstead Jr. Fast forward to 2016 when a group of residents got together and decided to do a garden tour to highlight all … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions, Events, Photo Essays | Tagged , , | 2 Comments