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, Monday, December 17, 2018.
May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [noon] Alexa Meade’s pop-up installation, Immersed in Wonderland allows you to step into her 3-D paintings that when photographed, present the illusion that you’re actually inside the painting. The exhibit is part of Beverly Hills’ BOLD Holidays programming, which also includes live music, art, and ice sculpting, holiday art walks, and more. Open now through December 23. FREE
2. [sundown] Grand Park’s Winter Glow is a free immersive art experience covering 12 acres of Grand Park in Downtown Los Angeles. The art, projection and light displays will illuminate paths and play off of the park’s most iconic elements, including the Arthur J. Will Memorial Fountain. The holiday-inspired event will run nightly from December 1 to 25. FREE
3. [5:30 p.m.] Descanso Gardens’ Enchanted: Forest of Light returns for another installment with a host of interactive displays and nighttime activities from November 18 through January 6, 2019 daily. This seasonal event runs daily. Check for discounted tickets before making your purchase. DISCOUNTED(via Goldstar)
4. [6 p.m.] Players Wanted: Sherlock – A Themed Game Night at Scum and Villainy Tavern.
5. [7 p.m.] Trivia Night at Saved By The Max, the Saved By The Bell Pop Up Shop Diner & Bar.
6. [7 p.m.] McCabe’s Annual Holiday Show & Party at McGabe’s Guitar Shop in Santa Monica. FREE
7. [7:30 p.m.] Childish Gambino at The Forum.
8. [7:30 p.m.] Head down to The Walt Disney Concert Hall for the 38th Annual Messiah Sing-Along, with you as the performer! The event invites the audience to participate and sing along to the performance with the LA Master Chorale.
9. [7:30 p.m.] Rooftop Cinema Club holiday themed screenings continued tonight with National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation at LEVEL DTLA.
10. [all day] Spring St Bar’s Nakatomi Plaza Christmas Party Die Hard Pop-up.
DEAL OF THE DAY: $18 tix to the LA Art Show 2019
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