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. So here it is, our list of fun things to do in Los Angeles for today, Thursday, March 1, 2018.
May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [5 p.m.] Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of East L.A. Walkouts at Cal State Los Angeles. FREE
3. [6 p.m.] The Mar Vista ArtWalk, with a carnaval theme celebrating spring renewal. FREE
4. [6 p.m.] 826LA’s Mar Vista Time Travel Mart Grand Reopening. FREE
5. [6 p.m.] L.A. Style at The Bloc will feature gorgeous interactive style pop-ups, a VR fashion show with front-row access via slide-on virtual goggles, live music, fashion-inspired bites, and sips courtesy of St. Germain.
6. [6 p.m.] Chinatown After Dark going down at Far East Plaza happens every first Thursday of the month and is a testing ground for chefs in our city as well as a place to enjoy local music.
7. [7 p.m.] The Secret Society of The Sisterhood at the Masonic Lodge in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery will feature Nicole Byer, Pamela Des Barres, Venus and the Moon and others reading about the theme of the night, “I Thought I Was Going To Die.”
9. [8 p.m.] L.A. Dance Festival 2018 in Century City from March 1-3
2. [various] The Planned Parenthood Food Fare at the Barkar Hangar in Santa Monica.
8. [various] Free admission at: Japanese American National Museum (from 5 to 8 p.m.), MOCA Grand & MOCA Geffen (from 5 to 8 p.m.), Skirball Cultural Center (noon to 5 p.m.) and Long Beach Museum of Art (3 to 8 p.m.) FREE
10. [various] Dine Out Long Beach Restaurant Week 2.0 will host specially priced prix fixe lunches and dinners at some of the city’s best restaurants. From February 25 through March 3. To launch this seven-day culinary event, there will be a free Chef’s Cooking and Tasting Kick-Off on February 24 from noon to 4 p.m. at Friedmans Home Experience. Stella Artois will be hand to offer complimentary beer samples, while Blue Marble Cocktails will offer some pours of their own.
DEAL OF THE DAY: $18 tix to the Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire
Want more ideas for upcoming things to do in L.A.? Check out our Los Angeles events calendar.