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, Sunday, January 19, 2020.
May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [8 a.m.] There’s a San Fernando Valley Audubon Bird Walk taking place at Malibu Creek State Park this Sunday. FREE
2. [9 a.m.] Pasadena Comic Con returns to the Pasadena Convention Center for a special day of cosplay and art featuring more than 75 comic book and toy vendors along with artists, creators and celebrity guests.
3. [10 a.m.] The Asian American Expo returns to the Fairplex in Pomona on January 18-19 for two days of celebrating the Lunar New Year through food, art, and an immersive cultural experience.
4. [10 a.m.] Fusing the world of anime and video games, Anime Impulse will feature celebrity appearances, esports, artist alleys, Kawaii fashion, and cosplay, all at the Fairplex in Pomona. Happening January 18 and 19.
5. [noon] Pucker up for Sour to the People, a sour beer celebration going down at Angel City Brewery in DTLA this Sunday. Sip on vintage barrel aged sours nosh at food trucks, partake in funky activities like Flavor Tripping and more. The event is free to attend.
6. [2 p.m.] Southern California Slack Key Festival and Island Marketplace returns to the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center with some of the best Hawaiian musical performers, Hawaiian food and island vendors.
7. [2 p.m.] Dance The Odyssey Theatre celebrates the art form of dance this weekend with performances by Tethering Dance Company.
8. [2:30 p.m.] San Gabriel Mission Playhouse welcomes back the Silent Sundays series with live Wurlitzer organ accompaniment. Two films with comic Buster Keaton will be screened, the 1922 two-reel short Cops followed by 1924’s Sherlock, Jr!
9. [8 p.m.] Comedian, actor, and filmmaker Whitmer Thomas stops by The Satellite with a few of his pals for some stand up and sing songs this Sunday.
10. [various] dineL.A. returns Jan. 17-31 for two weeks of exclusive lunch and dinner menus at a laundry list of the city’s finest eateries.
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