Events on Saturday, November 3

Designer Con 2012

Conference

Designer Con 2012

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Pasadena Convention Center

D-Con returns to LA, featuring discussions, activities and lots of exclusive merchandise by top art-toy designers. In its eighth year, D-Con... 

Independent Label Market: LA

Music

Independent Label Market: LA

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Micheltorena Elementary School

Since launching in London on May 2011, Independent Label Market has brought together the founders of some the World's greatest Independent Record Labels on both sides... 

HARD Haunted Mansion presents Day of the Dead

Party

HARD Haunted Mansion

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Los Angeles Historic State Park

Unleash your spirit during the return of the frighteningly fantastic HARD Haunted Mansion. Internationally-renowned DJs have gathered to cook up a... 

Woodkid

Music: Indie

Woodkid

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Luckman Fine Arts Complex

Internationally revered triple-threat director, singer, songwriter Yoann Lemoine, known by the alias Woodkid, is one of today’s most sought after and... 

Still Life and Its Display in Private and Public Collections: The Influence of Fashion and the Art Market

Art: Lecture

Still Life and Its Display in Private and Public Collections: The Influence of Fashion and the Art Market

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

Dr. Hans J. Van Miegroet identifies key moments in the display of still life in the domestic environment in the 17th–19th... 

The Green w/ Natural Vibrations, Billy Van Dubstep

Music

The Green w/ Natural Vibrations, Billy Van Dubstep

Saturday 11/ 3 @ House of Blues Anaheim

One of the first bands to take the “Jawaiian” sound to the world, Honolulu’s the Green are a reggae four-piece whose... 

Other Lives + Indians and Oren Lyons

Music

Other Lives + Indians and Oren Lyons

Saturday 11/ 3 @ El Rey

On Sale Now   There’s no point in trying to unearth an obvious “single” in Other Lives’ second album, Tamer Animals.... 

Ongoing Events

Yujean Kang's

Food/Wine

Yujean Kang's

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Yujean Kang

With an elegant, creative take on Chinese cuisine, Yujean Kang's has been a Pasadena institution for 20 years. Kang was born... 

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Cliff's Edge

While Cliff's Edge in Silver Lake is renowned for the excellent food served on its gorgeous terraced patio, the interior, now... 

<em>Graphic Design: Now in Production</em>

Art: Design

Graphic Design: Now in Production

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Hammer Museum

This major international exhibition explores how graphic design has broadened its reach over the past decade, expanding from a specialized profession... 

St. Felix

Food/Wine

St. Felix

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Saint Felix

Located at the former home to Citizen Smith, St. Felix is an elegant yet unpretentious new addition to Hollywood's Cahuenga Corridor.... 

Veggie Grill

Food/Wine

Veggie Grill

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Veggie Grill

Veggie Grill has ably filled a void with their delicious, affordable vegan comfort food that appeals to vegans and meat-eaters alike.... 

In a Place Called Hollywood: A Stroll Through the First 100 Years of Tinseltown

City Gems: Guided Tour

In a Place Called Hollywood

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Various LA locations

Take a trip into Hollywood's Golden Age with a tour celebrating 100 years of Tinseltown. The Felix in Hollywood Tour Company... 

Downtown's Modern Skyline Walking Tour

City Gems: Guided Tour

Downtown's Modern Skyline Walking Tour

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Los Angeles Conservancy

The Los Angeles Conservancy's Modern Skyline walking tour explores the evolution of the Bunker Hill area and the Central Business District's... 

<em>L.A. Skin & Ink</em>

Art: Group Show

L.A. Skin & Ink

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

L.A. Skin & Ink, a celebration of LA’s place in tattoo history, is now on view at the Craft and Folk Art... 

<em>Silence!&nbsp;</em>

Theatre: Musical

Silence! 

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Hayworth Theatre

Twisted and delightfully filthy, Silence!, a satire of The Silence of the Lambs, makes its LA premiere. Upon opening off-Broadway in... 

<em>California's Designing Women, 1896&ndash;1986</em>

Art: Group Show

California's Designing Women, 1896–1986

Saturday 11/ 3 @ The Autry National Center of the American West

The Autry Museum in Griffith Park is the site of a new design exhibition, California’s Designing Women, 1896-1986. Reminiscent of LACMA’s... 

9th Annual Artivist Film Festival

Film: Festival

Artivist Film Festival

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Barnsdall Art Park

The Artivist Film Festival celebrates nine years of fostering filmmaking among artistic advocates, and this year, it hosts yet another brand-new... 

Michael's Restaurant

Food/Wine

Michael's Restaurant

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Michael's Restaurant

Michael's Restaurant in Santa Monica, a much-lauded pioneer of California cuisine, has a new executive chef at the helm, John-Carlos Kuramoto.... 

<em>Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Subliminal Projects

See the artwork of one of punk rock's forefathers in Dee Dee Ramone: A Memorial Exhibition. In commemoration of the 10th... 

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sports: Action/Extreme

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Nativat Canopy Adventures

SoCal adrenaline junkies celebrate a new source of thrills: Wrightwood's Navitat Canopy Tour. Zipline in a harness along ten aerial lines... 

PizzaRev

Food/Wine

PizzaRev

Saturday 11/ 3 @ PizzaRev

PizzaRev in Studio City offers artisanal pizzas for a great price ($7.95) that are baked lightning-fast. Offering a vast selection of... 

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Food/Wine

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Saturday 11/ 3 @ The One-Eyed Gypsy

The One-Eyed Gypsy is the latest watering hole from Dana Hollister, owner and designer of  Villains Tavern, 4100 Bar, Cliff's Edge,... 

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Saturday 11/ 3 @ The Fat Cow

Gordon Ramsay's new restaurant at the Grove, the Fat Cow offers comfort food made with fresh produce from the world-famous Farmer's... 

Public Kitchen & Bar

Food/Wine

Public Kitchen & Bar

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

Everything tastes better with an egg on it, or so reads the menu at Public Kitchen and Bar. A collaboration between... 

La Traviata

Food/Wine

La Traviata

Saturday 11/ 3 @ La Traviata

La Traviata is an elegant but unstuffy restaurant in downtown Long Beach presided over by Mario, the gregarious long-time restaurant owner... 

<em>The Five Spot</em>

Art: Group Show

The Five Spot

Saturday 11/ 3 @ AndrewShire Gallery

LA's most gifted curator, critic, writer, and all-around art impresario, Shana Nys Dambrot casts her extraordinary aesthetic eye on a group... 

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Sports: Action/Extreme

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Marina del Rey Parasailing

Parasailing with Marina del Rey Parasailing is exhilarating. After riding in a captained boat through the sea lion-dotted Marina, past rocks... 

<em>Tomorrow!</em> w/ Ron Lynch

Comedy

Tomorrow!

Saturday 11/ 3 @ The Steve Allen Theater

A bizarre comedy variety show. Music, comedy, madness. Hosted by Ron Lynch. Every Saturday night at Midnight.

<em>The Book of Mormon</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

The Book of Mormon

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Pantages Theatre

We hesitated to lend our voices to the chorus of adoration for this show — only because we were afraid of... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Workshop Kitchen + Bar

Workshop Kitchen + Bar is an über-stylish new restaurant in Palm Springs, with a breathtaking design that bridges both modernity and... 

<em>Seminar</em> feat. Jeff Goldblum

Theatre: Comedy

Seminar

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Ahmanson Theatre

Jeff Goldblum is no “easy A”. When his Seminar turns writing into a contact sport, words and sex become interchangeable weapons of the... 

Bigbang

Music: Pop

Bigbang

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Honda Center

Whether you're a fan of Koreatown karaoke or just the smooth sounds of South Korean hip pop, chances are you've already heard... 

Torafuku

Food/Wine

Torafuku

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Torafuku

Torafuku isn't just an excellent classic Japanese restaurant, it's also one of the best places in the city to indulge in... 

Mas Malo

Food/Wine

Mas Malo

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Mas Malo

Downtown's Mas Malo, the sister restaurant to Silver Lake's Malo, shares a gorgeous 1920s building with Seven Grand. The space, originally... 

<em>Argo</em>

Film

Argo

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Various Los Angeles theaters

In 1979, when the Iranian revolution was at its most heated, furious mobs in Tehran stormed the American Embassy and took... 

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Food/Wine

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 3Twenty Wine Lounge

It's not often you get to try rare premium vino that retail for as much as $180, which is just one... 

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Cafe del Rey

Though Café del Rey's waterfront setting is a gorgeous enticement, the food here is the real lure. Talented executive chef Daniel... 

Teatro ZinZanni presents <em>Love, Chaos & Dinner</em>

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Teatro ZinZanni's Love, Chaos & Dinner is a unique three-hour evening that puts a spin on dinner theater – attendees enjoy... 

<em>Balancing Act:</em> The Glass Sculpture of Steve Klein

Art: Sculpture

Balancing Act: The Glass Sculpture of Steve Klein

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

Celebrating the Studio Glass Movement’s 50th anniversary, the Craft and Folk Art Museum presents Balancing Act: The Glass Sculpture of Steve... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Vertical Wine Bistro

Vertical Wine Bistro in Old Town Pasadena is known for their excellent bistro-style food, extensive selection of over 400 wines, and... 

Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Cliff's Edge

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Cliff's Edge

Silver Lake's gorgeous Cliff's Edge has been enlivened with the recent addition of a new chef, Frenchman Benjamin Bailly. 29-year-old Bailly... 

Naya Sunset's Bar Program

Food/Wine

Naya Sunset

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Naya Sunset

"Naya," the Sanskrit word for "new," befits the new incarnation of the Silver Lake Indian restaurant previously known as Tantra. The... 

Cirque Du Soleil: <em>Iris</em>

Art: Performance

Cirque Du Soleil: Iris

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Kodak Theater

French artistic director, dancer, and choreographer Philippe Decouflé came up with the concept of Iris almost a decade ago, during a... 

<em>Dirty Lights: A Group Photography Exhibition</em>

Art: Photography

Dirty Lights

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Swing House Studios

Paul Solet, Piper Ferguson, Jason Alvino, and William Rot are all part of the Dirty Lights Collective, a consortium of likeminded... 

Abraham Cruzvillegas: <em>Autodestrucci&oacute;n 1</em>

Art

Abraham Cruzvillegas

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Regen Projects

Cruzvillegas was born in Mexico City in 1968, where he lives and works. Cruzvillegas' practice deals with history and the construction of... 

The Churchill

Food/Wine

The Churchill

Saturday 11/ 3 @ The Churchill

West Hollywood gastropub the Churchill has revved up their cocktail menu thanks to new bartender Mia Sarazen, who previously worked at... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Tinto

Tinto, the restaurant and wine bar at Palm Springs' stylish Saguaro Hotel, is headed by Executive Chef Jose Garces, winner of... 

Jason Shawn Alexander: {sic}

Art

Jason Shawn Alexander: {sic}

Saturday 11/ 3 @ 101/exhibit, 8920 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, CA

101/exhibit, a new gallery in West Hollywood, presents {sic}, by artist Jason Shawn Alexander. These enormous, large-scale works marry Alexander's two... 

Coupa Caf&eacute;

Food/Wine

Coupa Café

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Coupa Café

In a neighborhood where 80% of the restaurants serve Italian cuisine, Coupa Café is a welcome change of pace. One of... 

Mark Ryden <em>The Gay 90s: West</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Mark Ryden

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Michael Kohn Gallery

Mark will have an exhibition of new paintings entitled The Gay 90's: West at the Michael Kohn Gallery.

<em>The Latin Road Home </em>Tasting Menu

Getaways: Tasting

The Latin Road Home Tasting Menu

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Tinto

In honor of the release of Jose Garces' second cookbook, The Latin Road Home, Tinto, Garces' restaurant at the Saguaro Palm... 

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Food/Wine

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Saturday 11/ 3 @ The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Inspired by the seminal, world-famous 1966 surf documentary The Endless Summer, a bar and cafe on the Santa Barbara Riviera pays... 

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Drago Centro

Downtown's Drago Centro has a sleek décor, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, stone walls, and a glass wine cellar in the center of... 

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Food/Wine

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Oldfield's Liquor Room

Oldfield's Liquor Room has a classic, Boardwalk Empire vibe. The newest watering hole from the 1933 Group (Bigfoot Lodge, The Thirsty... 

Brunch at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Brunch at Cliff's Edge

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Cliff's Edge

The gorgeous Cliff's Edge in Silver Lake is possibly one of the prettiest places to brunch on the east side of... 

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Food/Wine

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Mixology 101 is a new bar and lounge at the Farmer's Market. Headed up by mixologist Salvatore Calabrese, a veteran of... 

<em>Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel</em>

Film: Documentary

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Sundance Cinema Sunset

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel is a documentary about icon of fabulousness Vreeland. A woman who truly understood the... 

<em>Brooklyn Castle</em>

Film: Documentary

Brooklyn Castle

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Various Los Angeles theaters

Woody Allen once said, 'I failed to make the chess team because of my height.' In Brooklyn Castle, the chess team... 

Peter Mac: <em>Judy and Company</em>

Performing Arts: Cabaret

Peter Mac: Judy and Company

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Oil Can Harry's

The remarkable performer Peter Mac brings his show Judy and Company to Oil Can Harry's in Studio City. Mac, who began performing as... 

Playa

Food/Wine

Playa

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Playa

Playa is the newest restaurant opened by John Rivera Sedlar, whose downtown restaurant, Rivera, earned great acclaim after its 2009 opening.... 

<em>Counterparts:</em> Phil Stern and Robert Zuckerman @ The Phil Stern Gallery

Art: Photography

Counterparts: Phil Stern and Robert Zuckerman

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Phil Stern Gallery

Legendary photographer Phil Stern, recognized for his intimate photographs taken over the years of Hollywood luminaries such as James Dean, Marilyn... 

Sassafras

Food/Wine

Sassafras

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Sassafrass

The 1933 Group's supremely stylish new Hollywood bar Sassafras evokes another time and place. All 1933 Group bars (Bigfoot Lodge, Oldfield's,... 

The London Police: <em>For Dogs Sake</em>

Art: Multimedia

The London Police

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Corey Helford Gallery

The London Police are a pair of Amsterdam-based street artists from the UK — Bob Gibson and a guy named Chaz.... 

<em>Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives</em>

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Reagan Presidential Library

Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives is a brand-new show of Disney memorabilia. Presented by D23, the official Disney Fan Club,... 

World of Luka

Fashion/Style: Shopping

World of Luka

Saturday 11/ 3 @ World of Luka

The Luka brand's clear focus is to use our chic aesthetics to exist in both sophisticated elegance and city street style.... 

Osteria Drago

Food/Wine

Osteria Drago

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Osteria Drago

The Sunset Plaza space that once housed Il Sole is now the elegant, airy Osteria Drago. Sicily-born Celestino Drago’s latest culinary... 

Take a Bao

Food/Wine

Take a Bao

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Take a Bao

Take a Bao is a new fast-casual Asian fusion restaurant.  Strikingly designed by Ana Henton of MASS Architecture, while this new... 

The Six

Food/Wine

The Six

Saturday 11/ 3 @ The Six

The Six is a restaurant and bar in Studio City with an emphasis on California-influenced comfort food. Named for the "Society... 

Daily Grill

Food/Wine

Daily Grill

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Daily Grill

Daily Grill, long known for its dependable menu of classic American fare, revitalized their Downtown location in 2011 with the opening... 

Angelino Heights Walking Tour

City Gems: Guided Tour

Angelino Heights Walking Tour

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Los Angeles Conservancy

Charming Angelino Heights, located on a hill west of Downtown, has the largest concentration of Victorian homes in Los Angeles. Walking... 

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Food/Wine

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Various Santa Barbara Venues

In 1976, the Judgment of Paris rated California wines superior to French chardonnay and cabernet sauvignon. Since then, the global reputation... 

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Food/Wine

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Saturday 11/ 3 @ California Pizza Kitchen

The always-dependable California Pizza Kitchen has long known for their modern takes on pizza and their excellent salads, but they decided... 

Will Sweeney's <em>Explorer's Club</em> w/ PFFR

Art

Will Sweeney and PFFR

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Synchronicity Space

Explorers Club brings together documentation of recent excursions to inner and outer space by Will (previously unseen in the US) original... 

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Saturday 11/ 3 @ LACMA

Los Angeles fans of Stanley Kubrick discover the process behind the director's many labors of love at the first US retrospective... 

<em>A Man's Story</em>

Film: Documentary

A Man's Story

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Laemmle Noho 7

For over two decades, British menswear designer and African-British fashion ambassador Ozwald Boateng has quietly clothed everyone from Hollywood A-listers to... 

Haunted Play presents <em>Delusion: The Blood Rite</em>

Performing Arts

Delusion: The Blood Rite

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Haunted Play Mansion

Delusion is a haunted-house experience on steroids, set in an historic West Adams mansion well known for its use in horror... 

The Del Monte Speakeasy at Townhouse

Food/Wine

The Del Monte Speakeasy

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Del Monte Speakeasy

Townhouse is one of Los Angeles' oldest operating bars. Opened in 1915 as Menotti's, the bar transformed into a grocery store... 

Malibu Walking Food Tour

Food/Wine: Tasting

Malibu Walking Food Tour

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Malibu

Our Malibu Walking Tour showcases the food and culture of Malibu and features the unique restaurants and merchants of Cross Creek... 

XEN Lounge

Food/Wine

XEN Lounge

Saturday 11/ 3 @ XEN Lounge

XEN Lounge in Studio City is an elegant retreat. Owned by actor/producer Duane Martin, XEN Lounge's interior, designed by Nikki Chu,... 

<em>Pop Culture</em>: Selections From the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation

Art: Group Show

Pop Culture

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Pepperdine University, Weisman Museum of Art

In honor of the 20th anniversary of Pepperdine's Weisman Museum of Art, the museum presents Pop Culture, an exploration of the... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Revisit some of the most compelling political art from the turbulent era of the 1960s and 1970s. Decades of Dissent features... 

Tony Cokes: <em>Retro (Pop, Terror, Critique)</em>

Art: Video

Tony Cokes: Retro (Pop, Terror, Critique)

Saturday 11/ 3 @ REDCAT

OPENING RECEPTION: SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 6–9pm   Rhode Island-based artist Tony Cokes’ Retro (Pop, Terror, Critique) is an ambitious new multichannel... 

Free to Be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience

Art: Installation

Free to Be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Exploring the freedoms of religion, speech, press, assembly, and petition, Free to be U.S.: A First Amendment Experience encourages visitors to... 

Studio Fall 2012

Theatre

Studio Fall 2012

Saturday 11/ 3 @ REDCAT

The quarterly series devoted to experimental performance offers adventurous audiences an interdisciplinary mix of new works and works-in-progress by some of... 

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Art

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

The Norton Simon Museum presents an exhibition of Studies in Desperation, Connor Everts’s landmark lithographic suite from late 1963. Comprised of... 

Creating the United States

Art: Installation

Creating the United States

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Skirball Cultural Center

In the crucial weeks leading up to the election, with the future of America hotly debated every day, discover how our... 

<em>Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life</em>

Art

Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life

Saturday 11/ 3 @ Norton Simon Museum of Art

The Norton Simon Museum presents Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life, an exhibition that examines the diversity and splendor of...