Events on Sunday, December 30

Indiana Jones Trilogy

Film

Indiana Jones Triology

Sunday 12/30 @ Egyptian Theatre

When George Lucas and Stephen Spielberg first brainstormed settings for Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, they considered a valley... 

Ongoing Events

Yujean Kang's

Food/Wine

Yujean Kang's

Sunday 12/30 @ Yujean Kang

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

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

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Sunday 12/30 @ 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,... 

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

Art: Design

Graphic Design: Now in Production

Sunday 12/30 @ Hammer Museum

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

Sassafras

Food/Wine

Sassafras

Sunday 12/30 @ Sassafrass

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

Veggie Grill

Food/Wine

Veggie Grill

Sunday 12/30 @ Veggie Grill

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

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

St. Felix

Food/Wine

St. Felix

Sunday 12/30 @ Saint Felix

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

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Sunday 12/30 @ 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>Daisies</em> (1966)

Film

Daisies

Sunday 12/30 @ The Silent Movie Theatre

Feminist fable, surreal slapstick comedy, and formalist visual fantasia all in one, Vera Chytilová's 1966 Czech New Wave landmark follows two... 

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

Art: Performance

Cirque Du Soleil: Iris

Sunday 12/30 @ Kodak Theater

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

<em>Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy

Sunday 12/30 @ Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy introduces the work of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571–1610), one of the most popular... 

Naya Sunset's Bar Program

Food/Wine

Naya Sunset

Sunday 12/30 @ Naya Sunset

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

Adam Secore: <em>Escape</em>

Art: Photography

Adam Secore

Sunday 12/30 @ Kana Manglapus Projects

Adam Secore is a successful commercial artist, with work appearing in big-name publications like GQ and Rolling Stone. His debut solo... 

<em>No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World</em>

Art: Photography

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

Sunday 12/30 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

The Annenberg Space for Photography is pleased to announce its next exhibit – no strangers: ancient wisdom in a modern world,... 

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

Art: Group Show

L.A. Skin & Ink

Sunday 12/30 @ 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>For The Record: Holiday Road (The Soundtrack of John Hughes)</em>

Performing Arts

For The Record: Holiday Road

Sunday 12/30 @ Rockwell Table & Stage

Hollywood's critically acclaimed 360-degree dining and concert experience puts a holiday spin on their critically acclaimed production of For The Record:... 

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

<em>Anna Karenina</em>

Film

Anna Karenina

Sunday 12/30 @ Various Los Angeles theaters

Anna Karenina, the latest adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's novel, reunites Keira Knightley with Atonement director Joe Wright. Several years after Anna,... 

Torafuku

Food/Wine

Torafuku

Sunday 12/30 @ Torafuku

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

New Year's Eve

Party: New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve

Sunday 12/30 @ The Saguaro Palm Springs

Escape from the chill of LA for New Year's Eve and enjoy the warmth of Palm Springs. There's no need to... 

La Traviata

Food/Wine

La Traviata

Sunday 12/30 @ 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>Lost Line</em>: Contemporary Art from the Collection at LACMA

Art

Lost Line

Sunday 12/30 @ Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Culling from LACMA’s permanent collection, the exhibition takes as its starting point Gabriel Orozco’s sculpture Lost Line (1993-1996). Orozco describes the... 

Public Kitchen & Bar

Food/Wine

Public Kitchen & Bar

Sunday 12/30 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

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

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Sunday 12/30 @ Tinto

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

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Sports: Action/Extreme

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

The Del Monte Speakeasy at Townhouse

Food/Wine

The Del Monte Speakeasy

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sports: Action/Extreme

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

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

Art: Sculpture

Balancing Act: The Glass Sculpture of Steve Klein

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Michael's Restaurant

Food/Wine

Michael's Restaurant

Sunday 12/30 @ 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.... 

Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Cliff's Edge

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

<em>Anything Goes</em>

Theatre: Broadway

Anything Goes

Sunday 12/30 @ Ahmanson Theatre

Cole Porter's 1934 musical about a luxury ocean liner en route from New York City to London docks at the Ahmanson.... 

The Bob Baker Marionette Theater presents <em>The Nutcracker</em>

Theatre

Bob Baker presents The Nutcracker

Sunday 12/30 @ Bob Baker Marionette Theater

In the early '60s, Bob Baker and partner Alton Wood founded a marionette theater, establishing what has become the longest-running children's... 

Playa

Food/Wine

Playa

Sunday 12/30 @ Playa

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

The Six

Food/Wine

The Six

Sunday 12/30 @ The Six

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

Christopher Ulrich's <em>The Reckoning</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Christopher Ulrich's The Reckoning

Sunday 12/30 @ La Luz de Jesus

Throughout December, La Luz De Jesus Gallery is hosting one of its most ambitious works to date. Christopher Ulrich's The Reckoning is... 

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

Art: Photography

Dirty Lights

Sunday 12/30 @ Swing House Studios

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

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Food/Wine

Sustainable Vine Wine Tours

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Food/Wine

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Sunday 12/30 @ Doma

Sonja Perencevic, owner of the classic Dan Tana's in West Hollywood, brings a chic new restaurant to Beverly Hills. The kitchen... 

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Food/Wine

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Brunch at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Brunch at Cliff's Edge

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Downtown on Ice

Festival

Downtown on Ice

Sunday 12/30 @ Pershing Square

Seems as though Downtown on Ice has been going on a lot longer than just 15 years, but maybe it's LA's... 

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Food/Wine

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Sunday 12/30 @ LACMA

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

<em>Other Desert Cities</em>

Theatre

Other Desert Cities

Sunday 12/30 @ Mark Taper Forum

It’s Christmas Eve in Palm Springs when Brooke presents her Reagan-adjacent parents with a tell-all confessional novel that turbo-charges the holidays... 

Coupa Caf&eacute;

Food/Wine

Coupa Café

Sunday 12/30 @ Coupa Café

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

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Food/Wine

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

The France Los Angeles Exchange presents <em>LOST (in LA)</em>

Art

LOST (in LA)

Sunday 12/30 @ Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery

LOST (in LA), the premiere exhibition presented by FLAX (France Los Angeles Exchange) in partnership with the Palais de Tokyo, Paris,... 

Grinchmas

Party: Christmas

Grinchmas

Sunday 12/30 @ Universal Studios

Southern California goes from arid desert to real-life winter wonderland during the holidays at Universal Studios, which temporarily transforms into Whoville... 

<em>Argo</em>

Film

Argo

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

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

Performing Arts: Cabaret

Peter Mac: Judy and Company

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Take a Bao

Food/Wine

Take a Bao

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Sunday 12/30 @ Ba

An elegant jewel box in Highland Park, Ba is a French restaurant notable for its classic provincial cuisine made with local,... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Daily Grill

Food/Wine

Daily Grill

Sunday 12/30 @ Daily Grill

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

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

Art: Group Show

California's Designing Women, 1896–1986

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Holiday Ice Rink

City Gems

Holiday Ice Rink

Sunday 12/30 @ Holiday Ice Rink

There’s ice in the forecast for Culver City this holiday season with the debut of the HOLIDAY ICE RINK in Culver... 

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Art: Multimedia

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Sunday 12/30 @ The Craft in America Study Center Study Center

On February 2, 2013 the Craft in America Study Center will proudly continue its three-part exhibition focusing on the intersection of... 

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Sunday 12/30 @ Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Caulfield’s Bar and Dining Room is the first Los Angeles restaurant for its new chef Stephen Kalt, known for his tenure... 

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Food/Wine

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

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

Art: Installation

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

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

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

Art

Significant Objects: The Spell of Still Life

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Creating the United States

Art: Installation

Creating the United States

Sunday 12/30 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

Jordan Wolfson

Art

Jordan Wolfson

Sunday 12/30 @ REDCAT

Opening Reception: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1, 6–9pm For his first solo exhibition in Los Angeles, New York-based artist Jordan Wolfson presents a... 

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Art

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Sunday 12/30 @ 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... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Sunday 12/30 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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