Events on Saturday, January 12

Awake in the New Year: Setting Conscious Intentions for Our Lives in 2013

Workshop/Class

Awake in the New Year: Setting Conscious Intentions for Our Lives in 2013

Saturday 1/12 @ The Hub

Learn how to make your dreams become reality during this spiritually minded annual seminar — a transformative force in the lives... 

Dragstrip 66 20th Anniversary Finale

Party

Dragstrip 66 Finale

Saturday 1/12 @ Echoplex

In Dragstrip 66's scandalous climax, LA's legendary drag club celebrates two decades of continuous transgression in high, raucous style. Their final... 

Emily Elbert

Music: Folk

Emily Elbert

Saturday 1/12 @ Witzend

Emily Elbert... 

50th Anniversary: Federico Fellini's <em>8-1/2</em>

Film

50th Anniversary: Federico Fellini's 8-1/2

Saturday 1/12 @ Egyptian Theatre

50th Anniversary: 8-1/2 (OTTO E MEZZO), 1963, Corinth Films, 144 min. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign-Language Film and... 

Ongoing Events

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Daily Grill

Food/Wine

Daily Grill

Saturday 1/12 @ Daily Grill

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

The Six

Food/Wine

The Six

Saturday 1/12 @ The Six

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

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Saturday 1/12 @ LACMA

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

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

Art: Photography

Dirty Lights

Saturday 1/12 @ 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

Saturday 1/12 @ 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 Del Monte Speakeasy at Townhouse

Food/Wine

The Del Monte Speakeasy

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Sassafras

Food/Wine

Sassafras

Saturday 1/12 @ Sassafrass

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

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Saturday 1/12 @ Doma

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

<em>Anna Karenina</em>

Film

Anna Karenina

Saturday 1/12 @ 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,... 

St. Felix

Food/Wine

St. Felix

Saturday 1/12 @ Saint Felix

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

Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

Cliff's Edge

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Downtown on Ice

Festival

Downtown on Ice

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

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

Theatre

Bob Baker presents The Nutcracker

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Food/Wine

Mixology 101 Bar and Lounge

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Torafuku

Food/Wine

Torafuku

Saturday 1/12 @ Torafuku

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

Playa

Food/Wine

Playa

Saturday 1/12 @ Playa

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

<em>$ellebrity</em>

Film: Documentary

$ellebrity

Saturday 1/12 @ Chinese Theatres 6

Renowned Rock & Roll photographer Kevin Mazur has pulled together an impressive team for his first feature-length documentary about the changing... 

Yujean Kang's

Food/Wine

Yujean Kang's

Saturday 1/12 @ Yujean Kang

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

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sports: Action/Extreme

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Food/Wine

The One-Eyed Gypsy

Saturday 1/12 @ 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 1/12 @ 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... 

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Saturday 1/12 @ Ba

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

La Traviata

Food/Wine

La Traviata

Saturday 1/12 @ La Traviata

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

Public Kitchen & Bar

Food/Wine

Public Kitchen & Bar

Saturday 1/12 @ Public Kitchen & Bar

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

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Saturday 1/12 @ Workshop Kitchen + Bar

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

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Food/Wine

CPK's New Adventures Menu

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

<em>The God Particle Complex</em>

Theatre

The God Particle Complex

Saturday 1/12 @ Annex at Artworks Theatre

The ever-growing science-geek world-dominance makes its way into theater with another local gem from the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Nothing stops the... 

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

Art

LOST (in LA)

Saturday 1/12 @ 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,... 

Coupa Caf&eacute;

Food/Wine

Coupa Café

Saturday 1/12 @ Coupa Café

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

Michael's Restaurant

Food/Wine

Michael's Restaurant

Saturday 1/12 @ 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>Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration

Saturday 1/12 @ Pepperdine University, Weisman Museum of Art

Illustrating Modern Life is a collection of 60-plus paintings from The Golden Age of American Illustration. During this important era in... 

<em>Peter Pan</em> (1953)

Film: Animation

Peter Pan (1953)

Saturday 1/12 @ El Capitan Theater

Scottish writer J. M. Barrie may have created Peter Pan, but as is the case with most beloved childhood heroes, Disney... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Take a Bao

Food/Wine

Take a Bao

Saturday 1/12 @ 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 Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

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

Art: Performance

Cirque Du Soleil: Iris

Saturday 1/12 @ Kodak Theater

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

Naya Sunset's Bar Program

Food/Wine

Naya Sunset

Saturday 1/12 @ Naya Sunset

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

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Art: Multimedia

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

<em>Lost Line</em>: Contemporary Art from the Collection at LACMA

Art

Lost Line

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

<em>Beyond Dark</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Beyond Dark

Saturday 1/12 @ Odyssey Theatre Ensemble

Beyond Dark is a sensory jump-start through visual deprivation; a form of theatrical enlightenment, only it's in the dark. Given the... 

Cafe del Rey

Food/Wine

Cafe del Rey

Saturday 1/12 @ 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>No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World</em>

Art: Photography

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

Saturday 1/12 @ Annenberg Space for Photography

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

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Food/Wine

3Twenty Wine Lounge

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Shaun Berke, Hudson Marquez, Junko Mizuno, and Lisa Petrucci

Art: Group Show

Shaun Berke, Hudson Marquez, Junko Mizuno, and Lisa Petrucci

Saturday 1/12 @ La Luz de Jesus

La Luz de Jesus' newest group show presents the work of four talented painters. Sisters of the Inquisition by Shaun Berke... 

Los Angeles Travel and Adventure Show

Conference

Travel and Adventure Show

Saturday 1/12 @ Long Beach Convention Center

Not many things offer human beings more perspective than travel. Whether it's a day trip to San Diego or a cross-continental... 

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Food/Wine

Oldfield's Liquor Room

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Veggie Grill

Food/Wine

Veggie Grill

Saturday 1/12 @ Veggie Grill

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

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

The Hive Gallery presents <em>Hive Tarot 4 </em>

Art: Group Show

Hive Tarot 4

Saturday 1/12 @ The Hive Gallery & Studios

While the 78-card tarot deck has long been used as a popular occult-inspired game, its 22 major arcana cards (and the... 

<em>Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend</em>

City Gems

Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend

Saturday 1/12 @ Hollywood Museum

The Hollywood Museum in the gorgeous Art Deco Max Factor Building presents Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend, in honor of the 100th... 

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Sports: Action/Extreme

Marina del Rey Parasailing

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Mark Schoening: <em>Recordings of a Lone Infantryman</em>

Art: Multimedia

Mark Schoening

Saturday 1/12 @ Marine Contemporary

Marine Contemporary, in special partnership with Yasmine Mohseni, is delighted to present Recordings of a Lone Infantryman, a solo exhibition of... 

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Saturday 1/12 @ Tinto

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

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Food/Wine

The Endless Summer Bar-Cafe

Saturday 1/12 @ 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... 

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

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Saturday 1/12 @ 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,... 

Le Ka

Food/Wine

Le Ka

Saturday 1/12 @ Le Ka

Le Ka is a new Downtown restaurant with an impressive pedigree. French-born Chef Remi Lauvand, who has worked in the kitchens... 

<em>Into the Mystic</em>

Art: Group Show

Into the Mystic

Saturday 1/12 @ Michael Kohn Gallery

The gorgeous Michael Kohn Gallery near Beverly and Fairfax presents many intriguing exhibitions, and the latest, Into the Mystic, is no... 

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

Art: Installation

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

Saturday 1/12 @ 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

Saturday 1/12 @ 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

Saturday 1/12 @ 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>Voices & Visions</em>

Art

Voices & Visions

Saturday 1/12 @ Skirball Cultural Center

Drawing on the power of the visual arts to communicate humanistic ideals, this exhibition presents a series of poster images inspired... 

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Art

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Saturday 1/12 @ 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

Saturday 1/12 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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