Events on Saturday, February 9

2013 Inaugural Los Angeles Bacon Festival

Food/Wine: Festival

2013 Bacon Festival

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Petersen Automotive Museum

Celebrate bacon in all its delicious forms at the Los Angeles Bacon Festival during its premiere at the Petersen Automotive Museum.... 

Big Freedia

Music: Electronic

Big Freedia

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Echoplex

2013 should be a big year for Big Freedia, after recent appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Last Call with Carson... 

Sex and the City Zoo

City Gems: Parks & Rec

Sex and the City Zoo

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Los Angeles Zoo

Have a wild Valentine's Day at the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens! The adults-only affair features a lighthearted and enlightening... 

Ryan Beatty

Music

Ryan Beatty

Saturday 2/ 9 @ House of Blues Anaheim

Ryan Beatty, the 17-year-old singing sensation from Clovis, CA has built an uncanny following and buzz within the entertainment industry as... 

LJO: Tribute to Jimmy Heath feat. Carmen Lundy

Music: Jazz

LJO: Tribute to Jimmy Heath feat. Carmen Lundy

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Luckman Fine Arts Complex

Celebrated jazz vocalist and composer Carmen Lundy joins the Luckman Jazz Orchestra in a tribute performance to the incomparable Jimmy Heath.... 

Ongoing Events

Annie Murphy-Robinson & Jessica Dalva

Art: Group Show

Annie Murphy-Robinson & Jessica Dalva

Saturday 2/ 9 @ La Luz de Jesus

The latest show at Los Feliz's La Luz de Jesus Gallery showcases the work of Annie Murphy-Robinson and Jessica Dalva. Emily... 

Drago Centro

Food/Wine

Drago Centro

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

Theatre Movement Bazaar: <em>Track 3</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Theatre Movement Bazaar

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Bootleg Theater

Theatre Movememt Bazaar's Track 3 is a confident and humorous reconceptualization of Anton Chekhov's original turn-of-the-century play, Three Sisters. The creative... 

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Getaways

Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Workshop Kitchen + Bar

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

Bob Baker&nbsp;Marionette Theater&nbsp;presents <em>Something to Crow About</em>

Theatre

Something to Crow About

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Bob Baker Marionette Theater

In the early 1960s, Bob Baker and his partner Alton Wood founded a marionette theater, establishing what has become the longest-running... 

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Food/Wine

Caulfield's Bar and Dining Room

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Art: Multimedia

Good Enough To Eat: The Fusion of Food and Craft

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

Ba

Food/Wine

Ba

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Ba

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

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Food/Wine

Gordon Ramsay's The Fat Cow

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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>Absolutely Filthy</em>

Theatre

Absolutely Filthy

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Sacred Fools

Absolutely Filthy blares with heart-searing humanity and brazen, balls-a-swingin' humor. Directed by Jeremy Aldridge, the play transforms beloved childhood cartoon icons... 

The Hudson

Food/Wine

The Hudson

Saturday 2/ 9 @ The Hudson

The Hudson recently reopened after a three-week remodel. Better than ever, the West Hollywood restaurant and bar features an updated cocktail... 

Tinto

Food/Wine

Tinto

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Tinto

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

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

Art

Lost Line

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

WP24's New Dessert Menu

Food/Wine

WP24's New Dessert Menu

Saturday 2/ 9 @ WP24

WP24, Wolfgang Puck’s Asian fusion restaurant in Downtown, has a new pastry chef, Michael Aguilar, and an innovative new dessert menu.... 

<em>Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Illustrating Modern Life: The Golden Age of American Illustration

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Food/Wine

The Bar at Cliff's Edge

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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>Beyond Dark</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Beyond Dark

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

Women's Art Now: A Benefit Exhibition for Women's Voices Now

Art: Group Show

Women's Art Now

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Leslie Sacks Fine Art

Women's Art Now shines a vivid light on what’s long been missing from the socio-cultural and socio-political equations at work in... 

Vertical Wine Bistro

Food/Wine

Vertical Wine Bistro

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

40 Day Yoga Challenge

Workshop/Class: Yoga

40 Day Yoga Challenge

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Golden Bridge Yoga

Golden Bridge Yoga is here to help you conquer that big New Year's resolution. The yoga powerhouse is back with their... 

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

Special Event

Treasures of The Walt Disney Archives

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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,... 

Doma

Food/Wine

Doma

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Doma

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

<em>The God Particle Complex</em>

Theatre

The God Particle Complex

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

<em>Stanley Kubrick</em>

Art

Stanley Kubrick

Saturday 2/ 9 @ LACMA

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

Naked at the Getty Scavenger Hunt

Special Event

Naked at the Getty

Saturday 2/ 9 @ The Getty Center

Adding a grown-up twist to a childhood escapade, the Naked at the Getty scavenger hunt sends teams racing around the Getty... 

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

Art: Photography

No Strangers: Ancient Wisdom in a Modern World

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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>Social Fabric</em>

Art

Social Fabric

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Craft and Folk Art Museum

The Craft and Folk Art Museum presents Social Fabric, an exhibition of seven contemporary artists who confront the problems of mass production... 

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

Performing Arts

Love, Chaos & Dinner

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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>The Deep Throat Sex Scandal</em>

Theatre

The Deep Throat Sex Scandal

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Zephyr Theatre

Question: What do Bruce Vilanch, Sally Kirkland, Christopher Knight and a bunch of porn actors have in common? They're all part... 

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

City Gems

Loretta Young: Hollywood Legend

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Hollywood Museum

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

Le Ka

Food/Wine

Le Ka

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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>Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Bodies and Shadows: Caravaggio and His Legacy

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Sports: Action/Extreme

Navitat Canopy Adventures Zipline Tour

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Art: Installation

Decades of Dissent: Democracy in Action, 1960–1980

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

Andy Warhol: Polaroids 1974-1987

Art: Photography

Andy Warhol: Polaroids 1974-1987

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Luckman Fine Arts Complex

In the 1970s and 80s, iconic pop artist Andy Warhol made thousands of pictures with his Polaroid camera. The subjects range... 

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

Art: Installation

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

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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... 

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Art

Studies in Desperation: A Suite by Connor Everts

Saturday 2/ 9 @ 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 2/ 9 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

Slavs and Tatars Friendship of Nations: Polish Shi&rsquo;ite Showbiz

Art

Slavs and Tatars Friendship of Nations: Polish Shi’ite Showbiz

Saturday 2/ 9 @ REDCAT

Friendship of Nations: Polish Shi’ite Showbiz is an examination of the unlikely points of convergence in Poland and Iran’s economic, social,... 

<em>Voices & Visions</em>

Art

Voices & Visions

Saturday 2/ 9 @ Skirball Cultural Center

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

LA Existancial

Art: Installation

LA Existancial

Saturday 2/ 9 @ LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions)

LA Existancial, organized by curator Marie de Brugerolle, is a double exploration of Los Angeles as myth as well as a site...