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10 Fun Things To Do TODAY in L.A. for January 4, 2020

January 4, 2020 by We Like L.A. Staff
Griffith Observatory at Dusk
Griffith Observatory. Credit: Frank Steele via flickr cc

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, Saturday, January 4, 2020.

May it lead you to adventure!


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1. [10 a.m.] The Yoga Expo heads to the Pasadena Convention Center for a full day of workshops, yoga experiences and namastes. 

2. [noon] Second City Hollywood hosts its annual Open House featuring free workshops in stand up, improv, acting, writing and singing. There will also be free admission to select shows. Reservations are highly recommend for both workshops and shows. FREE 

3. [1 p.m.] Saturday Afternoon Trivia at Angel City Brewery.

4. [2 p.m.] The Griffith Observatory hosts a public star party once a month from 2-9:45 p.m. where folks can get a look at the sun, moon, plants and other objects in the sky through a variety of telescopes. FREE

5. [3 p.m.] The fourth annual Day of The Doors celebrates the iconic band through a day filled with pop-ups, photos on exhibit, a film screening and more. Everything takes place at the original Morrison Hotel, 1246 S. Hope St.

6. [5:30 p.m.] Descanso Gardens’ Enchanted Forest of Light wraps up its 2019-2020 run this weekend. The annual event features a host of interactive displays, light sculptures, and nighttime activities spread out over the grounds of Descanso Gardens.

7. [7 p.m.] Hey Y’all Comedy hosted by Margot Evans is a live stand-up show happening at the Long Beach Federal Underground that showcases a variety of seasoned comics and local up and coming acts. The headliner this month is Beny Mena.

8. [7:30 p.m.] Don’t Tell Comedy pops up in Santa Monica this Saturday with some of the biggest names in comedy. Performers are kept under wraps and the location will be emailed to all ticket holders. BYOB

9. [9 p.m.] Stop by the Echoplex for Daft Disko, a French Disco House dance party inspired by artists like Phoenix, Kavinsky, Disclosure, Daft Punk and more.

10. [various] Discover the best in foreign-language cinema during the Golden Globe Nominees Series, a week of special screenings from Dec. 29 to Jan. 4 at the Egyptian and Aero Theatres.

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