this will be a Saturday to remember. get in on it here.
click here for a glimpse at my picks for the best free events in Los Angeles next week.
see you out there.
Monday: Salman Rushdie@ Central Library (talks / 12:30 p.m. / RSVP)
Tuesday: Murs + Fashwan @ Amoeba Hollywood (live msic / webcast taping / 6 p.m. / all ages)
Wednesdsay: Hands @ Library at the Redbury (live music / 9 p.m. / all ages)
Friday: Interiors @ Mandrake (music / dj / 8 p.m. / 21+)
Sunday: Neon Park / Chick Strand Closing Party @ La Luz De Jesus Gallery (art / party / 6 p.m. / open to the public) OR Full Moon Party @ Ace Hotel and Swim Club (hippies / festivities / 7 p.m. / open to the public)
calendars section has even more!
Monday: School Night, ft. Hot Chip (DJ set) + Youngblood Hawke + more… @ Bardot (dj / live music / 8 p.m. / 21+ / RSVP here)
Tuesday: A Tribute To The Talking Heads @ The Satellite (live music / 8:30 p.m. / 21+)
Wednesday: Mortified @ King King (literary / comedy / spoken word / poetry / 8 p.m. / 21+)
Thursday: Flux Screening Series @ Hammer Museum (film / 7:30 p.m.)
Friday: Lectures From Beyond: Sylvia Plath @ Beyond Baroque (talks / literary / 7:30 p.m.)
Saturday: Tarfest, ft. Blondfire + So Many Wizards + more… @ La Brea Tar Pits (festival / live music / 2-9 p.m. / all ages) AND Christian Marclay’s The Clock @ LACMA (film / 24-hr. / 12 p.m.-12 p.m.)
don’t forget to check out the calendars to see it all!
inside outside upside down. (get ready for Saturday.)
Tuesday: A Tribute to the Clash, with members of The Henry Clay People @ Satellite (live music / 8:30 p.m. / 21+)
Wednesday: The Graduate (1967) @ Sunset Triangle Plaza (outdoor / film / 8 p.m.)
Friday: He’s My Brother She’s My Sister @ California Plaza (outdoor / live music / noon / all ages) AND Under the Sheet Music Presents Beats, Rhymes, and Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest @ Pershing Square (outdoor / film / 8 p.m.)
Saturday: Echo Park Rising @ Echo/Echoplex/Taix (festival / live music / 11 a.m.-2 a.m. / all ages) AND Hester Street Fair’s Goodnight Hollywood Blvd. Music Festival @ Hollywood/Vine (live music / 11 a.m.-7 p.m. / all ages) AND Chinatown Summer Nights (festival / food / dancing / 5 p.m.-midnight / all ages)
Sunday: Poetrypalooza Grand Finale @ Last Bookstore (literary / 2 p.m.)
Tuesday: So Many Wizards @ Origami Vinyl (live music / 7 p.m.)
Thursday: Charles Bukowski Self-Guided Walking Tour @ San Pedro (literary / outdoors / 7 p.m.)
Friday: PLAY: Zola Jesus + Active Child + DJ Ariel Pink w/ LA Dance Project, Benjamin Millepied & Rodarte @ Geffen Contemporary (music / visuals / 6 p.m. / RSVP required
SOLD OUT) OR North Pine Experimental Music Series @ Bungalow Screening Room, 727 Pine Ave., Long Beach (music / visuals / 7 p.m.)
Saturday: Swimming With Sharks @ the Standard (party / 1 p.m. / 21+ / free vodka jello shots / free entry for first 100 with RSVP here)
Sunday: Punk Rock BBQ @ Liquid Kitty (live music / drinks / free hot dogs / 1 p.m.)