Friday, December 6 - Tuesday, December 10
Benefiting non-profit No Kid Hungry, Cassell’s is throwing a platinum anniversary celebration with a week-long lineup of burger and side dish collaborations (available while supplies last). Jude Parra of Majordomo will be making chilli cheese fries with Korean braised short rib and Raclette on Friday, George Motz will have an Oklahoma fried onion burger on Saturday, and Bricia Lopez of Guelaguetza will close out the week with a chorizo burger; just to name a few chef’s attending the beef patty party.
Friday, December 6 - Sunday, December 8
Mack Sennett Studios (Los Feliz)
The always-artsy, never-fartsy Echo Park Craft Fair returns to Mack Sennett for another edition of it’s coveted artisan gift bazaar. Look for East side’s best bespoke weavings, jewelry, sheepskins, essential oils, ceramics, and many more crafts.
Friday, December 6
The Echo (Echo Park)
Can you believe it’s been five years since the first Emo Nite? The late ’90s emo dance party started at the Short Stop as Taking Back Tuesday, and has since moved to the Echo where, after braving the lengthy lines, fans have even brushed elbows with special guests Mark Hoppus and Skrillex in the past. Time to break out the guyliner.
Friday, December 6 - Sunday, December 29
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts (Beverly Hills)
Whether you’re a hopeless romantic or wondering when your wasted heart will love again, For the Record’s annual live stage show paying tribute to holiday rom com Love Actually is the show for you. See the movie’s iconic scenes brought to life with an all-star cast of singers and a 15-piece orchestra playing the film’s hit soundtrack including “Christmas is All Around” and “Trouble With Love.”