You know what’s handy?
Waking up in the morning, firing up your phone/computer and being able to scan a super quick (but curated) rundown of the best of what lies ahead for the day at hand in the city you live in. So here it is!
Below is our quick link list of 10 fun things to do in Los Angeles for today, Monday, October 9, 2017. May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [9 a.m.] Boo at the L.A. Zoo returns for a spooktacular season this year with a new “Nocturnal Adventure” maze and favorites like the Zoo’s “Animals and Boo” creepy crawler encounters, pumpkin-carving demos and other family-oriented fun. Weekend tickets will feature “Fearsome feedings,” during which carnivores will devour their favorite carcasses and bones.
2. [9 a.m.] There’s a Great Pumpkin Hunt happening at the South Coast Botanic Garden from Oct. 1 to Nov. 30 everyday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. featuring an imaginative scavenger hunt, light hiking, a pumpkin shop and access to the gorgeous 87-acre grounds. Great for families. Halloween costumes are welcome.
3. [6 p.m] Wolf Alice will play a free mini-set at Amoeba Hollywood. FREE
4. [7 p.m.] Grab a beer and get artistic by attempting to draw a live model at Angel City Brewery in DTLA when Drinky Draw returns for their popular beer and art event.
5. [7 p.m.] DTLA Talks: The Women who Shaped & Grew Los Angeles.
6. [7 p.m.] Write Club Los Angeles at the Bootleg Theater.
7. [7:30 p.m.] Astronomy on Tap at Der Wolfskopf in Pasadena.
8. [7:30 p.m.] Born in East L.A. (1987) – 30th Anniversary at the Academy of Motion Pictures.
9. [8:30 p.m.] The Business LA is a free comedy show at Little Joy featuring some of the best local comics in town. FREE
10. [various] Beyond Fest returns from Sept. 29 through Oct. 10 with 12 days of special screenings from around the globe at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood.
DEAL OF THE DAY: $5 tix to Broadway to the Rescue at The Montalban (via Goldstar)
Want more ideas for upcoming things to do in L.A.? Check out our Los Angeles events calendar.