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, Wednesday, February 26, 2020.
May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [10 a.m.] 260LA will host a Ulla Johnson sample sale from February 26 through March 1 in their Beverly Hills location.
2. [11 a.m.] The Annenberg Space For Photography is sharing four decades of Vanity Fair’s celebrity portraits from their annual Hollywood issues as well as captures from past Oscar night parties in their latest exhibit Vanity Fair: Hollywood Calling. FREE
3. [2 p.m.] Los Angeles State Historic Park hosts Arts in the Park, which provides creative therapeutic experiences through arts and crafts. This series takes place every second and fourth Wednesday of each month inside the Welcome Pavilion from 2 to 4 p.m. Smoothies will be provided to attendees courtesy of Linda from Chinatown HEAL, API Forward Movement. FREE
4. [7 p.m.] The Creators Society Los Angeles hosts their Monthly Animation Social (open to anyone involved or interested in animation, in all areas including film, TV, commercials, visual effects, games, virtual reality, and augmented reality) at the Burbank Pub starting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. FREE
5. [7 p.m.] Head to Hamburger Mary’s for Legendary Bingo the best gay bingo night in town. There will be celebrity guests, fabulous prize packages and more all benefiting local and national charities.
6. [7:30 p.m.] Join the L.A. Times at Skirball Cultural Center for a live discussion about the hit podcast series, Chasing Cosby. Hosted by L.A. Times columnist Patt Morrison he’ll be joined by podcast host Nicki Weisensee Egan, Andrea Constand, and more for a conversation and Q&A about the rise and fall of Bill Cosby.
7. [7:30 p.m.] The Hammer will host a conversation with UC Irvine law professor Richard L. Hasen on his new book Election Meltdown: Dirty Tricks, Distrust, and the Threat to American Democracy which covers topics like voter suppression, an incompetent election administration, misinformation campaigns, inflammatory rhetoric and more. FREE
8. [8 p.m.] Native Voices presents Lying with Badgers, a puppet comedy premiering at The Autry. Wednesday and Thursday are previews and Friday is opening night with a reception with the cast. The show is appropriate for ages 14 years old and up.
9. [8:30 p.m.] The Mermaid Bar is hosting a Harry Potter trivia night.
10. [various] Dine Out Long Beach Restaurant Week returns with a host of specially priced prix fixe brunches, lunches and dinners from February 23-29.
#SPONSORED DEAL OF THE DAY: $16 tix to Mamma Mia! at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts (via Goldstar)