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There’s a New Tequila & Mezcal & Bar in Newport Beach

A new outdoor bar devoted exclusively to tequila and mezcal recently opened in Newport Beach. Located on a waterfront patio offering views of Newport Bay, The Tequila Bar at A+O Restaurant|Bar is an excellent place to savor difficult-to-find agave-based spirits … Continue reading

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Review: Snow Days Pizza Bites

If you love the hot, gooey indulgence of pizza rolls and their ease of preparation – but not the unhealthy ingredient list – you should probably give Snow Days Pizza Bites a try. Snow Days Pizza Bites evoke memories of … Continue reading

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How to Get a Free Pepperoni Pizza on September 20!

Yes, you read that right – you can get a free pepperoni pizza on Tuesday, September 20.  Napoli’s Pizza Kitchen, located in Sherman Oaks and Van Nuys, is offering a free pepperoni pizza to walk-in guests from noon to 4 … Continue reading

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Celebrate Cafe Gratitude Venice’s 10-Year Anniversary on 9/18

Celebrate the ten-year anniversary of Cafe Gratitude’s Venice location when Jason Mraz hosts an afternoon party on Sunday, September 18. Starting at noon, guests can enjoy live music, a photo booth, raffle prizes, and samples from pop-ups including Nomadica wine, … Continue reading

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Free Margarita & Taco at Los Feliz’s Encanto Tonight!

  Encanto celebrates its grand opening tonight, Thursday, September 8, from 8 to 10 p.m. Come dine at Encanto in Los Feliz and enjoy a complimentary welcome drink – a classic margarita – from beverage Director Taylor Barton, along with a … Continue reading

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$3 Movie Tickets, Vegan Ice Cream Showdown, Halloween Movies, & Other Fun Things to Do This Labor Day Weekend

Labor Day Weekend is about to begin. Due to the heatwave, my weekend will be primarily oriented around ice cream, central air, and a swimming pool, but if you need to get out, here are a few suggestions for a … Continue reading

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You Still Have Time to Savor Van Leeuwen’s Summer Ice Cream Flavors

“A life without anything good is bad” is the slogan of Van Leeuwen Ice Cream. I can’t disagree with the sentiment, particularly after visiting a Van Leeuwen scoop shop to try all four of their limited-edition summer flavors.  Incredibly fresh and … Continue reading

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Haunted Hayride Tickets Go on Sale Today & We Have the Details

One of LA’s most iconic Halloween attractions, Griffith Park’s famous Haunted Hayride is back, with fan-favorite attractions, a variety of mazes, trick or treating, and more! 2022’s Haunted Hayride includes a visit to Midnight Falls, an eerie town where it’s Halloween year-round. … Continue reading

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818 Day: A San Fernando Valley Celebration Starts on 8/18

818 Day is a festive, interactive, and FREE celebration of the San Fernando Valley that features a vintage video game arcade, a mini version of the Valley Relics Pop Culture Museum, a beer garden, and much more!  Starting August 18 … Continue reading

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Four Top LA Chefs Will Bring Their Best Dishes to LA Times Food Bowl Opening Night

A solid month of unique culinary adventures, the LA Times Food Bowl returns with an exciting opening night event on September 1. Grandmaster Recorders is the site of the Food Bowl Launch Party. This celebration will feature special tastings from four … Continue reading

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