all you hard-working people out there: LABOR DAY IS UPON US. let’s party.
whatever floats your boat, here.
September 21, 7 p.m.
STRFKR (DJ set) + free beer @ Space 15 Twenty, Hollywood
(live music / outdoors / free beer / free / open to the public)
shhh. some of the best no-cover residencies to keep on the DL.
Monday: Wumpskate @ World on Wheels (roller rink / djs / electro / goth / 9 p.m. / all ages)
Tuesday: Blank Tuesday @ Airliner (music / art / fashion / 9 p.m. / 21+) OR [note the free here is the drinks] Dim Mak Tuesdays @ Dim Mak (djs / free keg / free vodka 9-10 p.m. / $5 before 10:30 p.m. w/ RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org / 21+)
Wednesday: The Federal Affair @ Federal Bar (live music / $2 draft / 9:30 p.m. / 21+)
Thursday: King Trivia @ One-Eyed Gypsy (prizes / 8 p.m. / 21+)
Friday: Sugarfoot @ Verdugo (space disco / hip hop / funk / 9 p.m. / 21+)
Saturday: Funky Sole @ The Echo (dance / free before 11 p.m. / 21+)
Sunday: Full Time Punx @ Cha Cha Lounge (djs / $4 beer + shot / 9 p.m. / 21+)
as always, way more on the calendars!
Monday: The Lonely Wild residency @ the Satellite (live music / 8 p.m. / 21+)
Tuesday: Origami Vinyl’s Record Club @ El Prado (music / drinks / 9 p.m. / 21+)
Wednesday: Earth Girls are Easy (1988) @ Sunset Triangle Plaza (film / outdoors / 8 p.m.)
Thursday: Henry Clay People @ Fingerprints (live music / 7 p.m. / rsvp)
Friday: All Space Considered @ Griffith Observatory (talks / 7:30 p.m)
Sunday: Dim Mak Sundays @ Drai’s (djs / 10 p.m. / 21+)
check out the calendars for even more!
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.)
now, we already know there are some sweet freebies going on this weekend, but amazingly…! there’s more! no less than FIVE festivals are going on all over LA this weekend, and (of course) tons of these events are completely free. here’s a little breakdown:
Perform Chinatown, ft. Karen Finley + more… @ Chung King Road, Chinatown
art / performance / talks / outdoor / Saturday / 4 p.m.-midnight / free / all ages
Street Food Cinema: Little Miss Sunshine / Ruby Sparks, ft. the Peach Kings @ Exposition Park
film / music / food / talks / outdoor / Saturday / music 7 p.m. / movie 8:30 p.m. / free with social media plug / $10 otherwise / all ages
Los Feliz Street Fair @ Hollywood Blvd., between Vermont and Hillhurst
food / vendors / performances / Sunday / 11 a.m.-10 p.m. / free / open to the public
(more after the jump…)