Events

Everything You Have to Do in LA This Weekend

Updated On 09/14/2017 at 04:34PM EST Updated On 09/14/2017 at 04:34PM EST
Abbot Kinney Festival
Abbot Kinney Festival | Venice Paparazzi
Friday
Sep 22
As if the sex appeal of a name like “Yankovic” didn’t already flood your basement, the performers at Peepshow Menagerie and Tight N' Nerdy have a special surprise in store. Al-Stravaganza! is a nerdy burlesque tribute to the King of Pop Parody, with a killer international lineup of dancers and music from Pony Death Ride.
Cost: $15
Friday
Sep 22
For far too long your dream of combining a love of Slip 'N Slides and timeless techno beats has gone unrealized. With BlackLight Slide rolling into Anaheim, you’ll get unlimited slides, glow-in-the dark tattoos, and a raving wrap party.
Cost: $20-$50
sqirl
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Friday - Saturday
Sep 22-23
Brunch-dinner is now the most important meal of the day. So, for a limited time only, Kellogg’s is partnering with Sqirl chef Jessica Koslow to serve a brinner menu of cereal-inspired creations highlighted by her signature ricotta toast topped with Rice Krispies and special jams.
Cost: $5-15
Friday - Sunday
Sep 22-24
Protest the end of summer with an ice cream shop pop-up from Brooklyn-based OddFellows. James Beard-nominated chef Sam Mason heads to The Freehand bringing flavors like lemon meringue pie, olive oil strawberry, peanut butter s'mores, and buttermilk honey blueberry.
Cost: $5 and up
bloody mary festival
Courtesy of The Bloody Mary Festival
Saturday
Sep 23
Even if you don’t need some hair of the dog that bit you come Saturday morning, you might after a session at The Bloody Mary Festival. Tickets net you two hours for unlimited tastings of innovative Bloodys from The Attic, Spare Tire, Cole's, and more.
Cost: $45
Saturday
Sep 23
Culver City is celebrating its centennial in the classiest of ways with a black-tie, vintage masquerade gala. The revitalized Culver Hotel will play host to a Gatsby-ish night of throwback cocktails, hors D'ouevres, live bands, and disguised encounters.
Cost: $110
Saturday
Sep 23
Spend a night stuck in the ‘90s with some bodacious Playboy babes, phat beats, and dope arcade cabinets. Tickets include drinks, games, and surprise(!) entertainment.
Cost: $40
Sunday
Sep 24
Culver City
Raising awareness of prostate cancer, The Movember Foundation coordinates the worldwide Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride for motorcyclists and aficionados alike. The LA route traverses Culver City, Venice, and Santa Monica, with riders donning their finest vests and freshly waxed mustaches.
Cost: Free
abbot kinney festival
Venice Paparazzi
Sunday
Sep 24
Venice
With more than 300 vendors, four stages of music, and three beer gardens, you’ll definitely want to spend some QT wandering through one of the coolest stretches of the city.
Cost: Free