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10 Fun Things To Do TODAY in L.A. for November 5, 2019

November 5, 2019 by We Like L.A. Staff
Natural History Museum
Dinosaurs at the Natural History Museum. Credit: Allie Caufield 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, Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

May it lead you to adventure!


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1. [10 a.m.] Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust presents their new exhibit Judy Glickman Lauder’s “Beyond the Shadows: The Holocaust and the Danish Exception” a photo exhibit chronicling the rescue of Danish Jews by the government and ordinary citizens during the Nazi occupation of Denmark. The exhibit opens November 4 and will run through January 5, 2020. FREE

3. [11 a.m.] Fantastic Planet is a daring public art piece by Australian Artist Amanda Parer that features massive humanoid light installations and will be free and open to the public for viewing October 30 through November 10. FREE

2. [2 p.m.] Get into the winter spirit when ICE at Santa Monica returns with a 8,000 square foot ice skating rink. Running November 1, 2019 through January 20, 2020.

4. [6 p.m.] Chris Conley (Saves the Day) comes to Amoeba Hollywood to perform solo acoustic tracks from Through Being Cool followed by a signing of the 20th anniversary reissue double LP. FREE

5. [7 p.m.] Tuesday run at Sunset Beer Company hosted by LA Craft Runners.

6. [7:30 p.m.] Amazon Studios and Cinespia present the premiere of Honey Boy in the Cinerama Dome w/ director + cast in person. FREE

7. [8 p.m.] Karaoke Tuesdays at The Offbeat in Highland Park.

8. [various] Critically-acclaimed immersive VR experience THE VOID recently launched Nicodemus: Demon of Evanishment, the first original experience developed in conjunction with Ninja Theory Studio. The mission is for a few brave Angelenos. You will travel back over one hundred twenty years to a decaying Chicago World’s Fair and explore the abandoned exhibits in the dead of night. I forgot to mention the demon Nicodemus is on the loose and some of you might never return.

9. [various] Restaurant Fest is back at Eataly L.A. November 1-17. Located inside the gorgeous Century City Westfield Mall, the event extends to all three restaurants housed at the Eataly L.A. complex. Diners get to choose two-courses from a set prix-fixe menu priced at $18 or $28 plus $25 bottles of vino.

10. [various] Free admission days at Natural History Museum and La Brea Tarpits Museum, plus Free Family Night at Kidspace Children’s Museum.

#SPONSORED DEAL FOR THE DAY: $39 tix to Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker (via Goldstar