Flickr/Alpha

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Mar 22 Sun

Nowruz Festival This free (FREE!) Persian New Year fest will have great food & an outdoor concert from a "groundbreaking Iranian rock band." Also, not sure if we mentioned this but... FREE!!!!!!

LACMA

Nowruz Festival LACMA This free (FREE!) Persian New Year fest will have great food & an outdoor concert from a "groundbreaking Iranian rock band." Also, not sure if we mentioned this but... FREE!!!!!!

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Mar 25 Wed

Micah Wexler @ Colony Palms The crazy-lauded chef behind Wexler's Deli is popping up at one of Palm Springs' best hotels for a gin-paired dinner. Epic road trip, anyone?

Colony Palms

Micah Wexler @ Colony Palms Colony Palms The crazy-lauded chef behind Wexler's Deli is popping up at one of Palm Springs' best hotels for a gin-paired dinner. Epic road trip, anyone?

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Mar 28 Sat

Ramen Championship Noodlers from all over the place have a competition. No matter what, you win.

Santa Anita

Ramen Championship Santa Anita Noodlers from all over the place have a competition. No matter what, you win.

Liezl Estipona/Upright Citizens Brigade

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Mar 29 Sun

UCB Search History People combing through your search history? Total nightmare. The Upright Citizens Brigade basing an improv show off of strangers’ search histories? A damn funny Sunday, plus a rotating A-list cast member or two.

5919 Franklin Ave

UCB Search History 5919 Franklin Ave People combing through your search history? Total nightmare. The Upright Citizens Brigade basing an improv show off of strangers’ search histories? A damn funny Sunday, plus a rotating A-list cast member or two.

Flickr/Sam Howzit

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Apr 1 Wed

The Music of David Lynch Your favorite ultra-weirdo collabs with other weirdos like The Flaming Lips on a one-off performance of music from his movies/TV (including the Twin Peaks theme song, the Angelo Badalamenti score to Blue Velvet, and Mulholland Drive's "Llorando").

Ace Hotel

The Music of David Lynch Ace Hotel Your favorite ultra-weirdo collabs with other weirdos like The Flaming Lips on a one-off performance of music from his movies/TV (including the Twin Peaks theme song, the Angelo Badalamenti score to Blue Velvet, and Mulholland Drive's "Llorando").

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Apr 4 Sat

LA Beerfest Unlimited pours. $40. You need no more info than this.

LA Center Studios

LA Beerfest LA Center Studios Unlimited pours. $40. You need no more info than this.

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Apr 6 Mon

Dodgers opening day You're my boys, Blue!

Dodgers Stadium

Dodgers opening day Dodgers Stadium You're my boys, Blue!

Courtesy of LA Cocktail Classic

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Apr 11 Sat

Coachella Weekend 1 At this point, you're either going, or you're pissed you're not.

Empire Polo Field

Coachella Weekend 1 Empire Polo Field At this point, you're either going, or you're pissed you're not.

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Apr 18 Sat

Brokechella 50 bands, $15.

Santa Fe Studios

Brokechella Santa Fe Studios 50 bands, $15.

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Apr 18 Sat

LA Cocktail Classic AYCD hooch from some classy cocktailers, for $65. Yup.

Park Plaza

LA Cocktail Classic Park Plaza AYCD hooch from some classy cocktailers, for $65. Yup.

Flickr/TheDailySportsHerald

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May 2 Sat

Pacquiao vs. Mayweather You're watching this, somewhere -- a friend's house, a bar, a betting hall. You're watching this.

Literally everywhere

Pacquiao vs. Mayweather Literally everywhere You're watching this, somewhere -- a friend's house, a bar, a betting hall. You're watching this.

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May 16 Sat

Derby Dolls' first bout in their new venue LA's premiere ladies on skates found a new spot. Help them devirginize it.

4900 Alhambra Ave

Derby Dolls' first bout in their new venue 4900 Alhambra Ave LA's premiere ladies on skates found a new spot. Help them devirginize it.

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May 22 Fri

Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival Rancid. Bosstones. Bowling. Vegas. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes.

All over Las Vegas

Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival All over Las Vegas Rancid. Bosstones. Bowling. Vegas. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes.

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May 23 Sat

Bootie Prom The annual dress-up-and-dance-to-mash-ups-and-be-super-fun event returns.

Regent Theater

Bootie Prom Regent Theater The annual dress-up-and-dance-to-mash-ups-and-be-super-fun event returns.

Flickr/Dougwoods

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Jun 6 Sat

CatCon "It's like ComicCon -- for cat people." Seriously! That's how they describe it!

The Reef LA

CatCon The Reef LA "It's like ComicCon -- for cat people." Seriously! That's how they describe it!

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Jun 12 Fri

Ink N Iron "It's like ComicCon! For tattooed people!" Seriously. That's how we describe it.

Queen Mary

Ink N Iron Queen Mary "It's like ComicCon! For tattooed people!" Seriously. That's how we describe it.

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Jun 20 Sat

Opening Night at the Hollywood Bowl Journey is playing with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. And fireworks. Yep. Happening.

Hollywood Bowl

Opening Night at the Hollywood Bowl Hollywood Bowl Journey is playing with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra. And fireworks. Yep. Happening.

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Jun 20 Sat

LA Beer Week It's June instead of September this year. Mark your calendars.

All over the city

LA Beer Week All over the city It's June instead of September this year. Mark your calendars.