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, March 3, 2020.
May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [8:30 a.m.] Hike to Red Rock Canyon in the Santa Monica Mountains during a moderately paced four mile trek. Hike up a fire road and then down into hidden Red Rock Canyon to see the bright brick colored rock formations. This hike starts at 8:30 a.m. at Stunt Road trailhead. Rain cancels the hike. FREE
2. [10 a.m.] FIDM Museum presents their annual “Art of Motion Picture Costume Design” exhibition from February 4 to March 21. Now in its 28th year the public can see costumes created by all five Academy Award nominees. Over 100 outstanding costume designs from 29 films in the past year will also be on display. FREE
3. [5:30 p.m.] Raise a glass to democracy alongside political junkies when you catch the Super Tuesday election results at The Hammer museum on March 3, 2020 starting at 5:30 p.m. They’ll be following the polls and pundits on giant screens. FREE
4. [6 p.m.] Escuela de Mezcal (Mezcal School) at Bar Calo in Echo Park is an opportunity for guests to discover, learn and taste different mezcals. Happening every Tuesday a different mezcal brand will be featured at half-off from 6-9 p.m.
5. [6:30 p.m.] The Sidewalk Astronomers stop by the Buena Vista Library with telescopes outside the library for the public to get a close-up look at the moon and other visible planets. FREE
7. [8 p.m.] The Group Rep at The Lonny Chapman Theatre in North Hollywood presents a free staged reading of the musical A Beating Heart, inspired by Oscar Wilde’s The Picture of Dorian Gray. No reservations are needed, it’s a first come, first served deal. The free reading takes place on Tuesday, March 3 and Wednesday, March 4 both at 8 p.m. FREE
8. [8 p.m.] Frankenstein, the classic novel by Mary Shelley, gets a modern facelift in the latest show commissioned by The Wallis Annenberg Center of Performing Arts in Beverly Hills. The show’s run has been extended to March 7.
9. [8 p.m.] Arts District bar Here and Now presents Queer Tuesdays a weekly series of live DJ’s, games like Drag Queen Bingo, and more. Fun starts at 8 p.m. there is no cover.
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