Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Weekly What To Do: So A Robot and A Communist Are Getting Married

I have a wedding to go to between a robot and a former Communist, how's your weekend plans? Though my weekend plans are mainly to try and pick up either type of girl at such wedding, you all have a bouquet of wonderful events to go to until next Wednesday. I'm gonna cry at all the wonderful things you can do together with what's been listed.

Wed, May 6, 9am-6pm
W Hollywood Hotel
6250 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028

What does the future world of video games hold? Those behind much of it are coming together to discuss it all a few months before E3. This is more of getting your games to market than testing them out and showing off what they can do.

Wed, May 6, 7pm
The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108, George Lucas Building lobby, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex, 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Free, Must RSVP

The fifth season Futurestates continues its exploration of what life might look like in the not so distant future. The screening of the whole fifth season will be followed by a Q&A with Writer/Directors Tanuj Chopra, Trevin Matcek, Alex Rivera, and Aldo Velasco.

Wed, May 6, 7:30pm
Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028

Butt-Kickers, Dolph Lundgren (will be there in-person) and Tony Jaa team-up as cops to kick-ass. Oh, it looks like a fun cop beat-em up making no logical sense.

Thurs, May 7, 2015 from 6pm-9pm
Hologram USA
338 N Canon Dr
Beverly Hills, CA

Nothing made-up, a real discussion on holograms that really do exist with those that really make them.

Thurs, May 7, 7pm
The Ray Stark Family Theatre, SCA 108, George Lucas Building lobby, USC School of Cinematic Arts Complex, 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007
Free, Must RSVP

Enjoy a special screening of a classic with the son of Jim Henson, the man who directed the film.

May 7-31
135 N La Brea Ave
Los Angeles, California
Starts at $20

Featuring plays adapted from the work of Neil Gaiman and Clive Barker. A month of weekends devoted to plays about sci-fi.
*From what I heard, they forgot to get a new poster in time for the event.

Fri, May 8, Midnight
Vista Theatre
4473 Sunset Dr, Los Angeles, California 90027

Q&A with one of the film’s stars Wyatt himself- Ilan Mitchell Smith.

Saturday, May 9, 12pm
3200 Union Pacific Ave
Los Angeles, CA

A street festival with outdoor music and grub to get.

May 9-10, 11am-6pm
The Penthouse at California Market Center, 110 East Ninth St.
Parking: Underground parking at the California Market Center for a $6

Over 350 unique vendors to choose from to get something for Mom or yourself this weekend.

May 9-10
Mack Sennett Studios
1215 Bates Ave
Los Angeles, California 90029
$8 one, two-day $12

A reliable craft fair in the LA area that’s been going on since 2009.

Saturday, May 9, 5:30pm
Santa Monica High School
Memorial Greek Amphitheater
601 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
$12 in advance
$14 at the door (space is limited)

Eat|See|Hear, starts its fourth outdoor season with, "Pitch Perfect." All attendees will have the chance to win two tickets to the red carpet premiere of "Pitch Perfect 2," plus other giveaways, including t-shirts and cups, courtesy of Universal Pictures. All attendees will also be entered to win a round-trip flight for two to Australia, courtesy of Air New Zealand, this year's Fashionably Late sponsor. It’s only the start of a summer of outdoor movies.

Saturday, May 9, 11am-6pm
The Queen Mary
1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90802
$15 online for adults and $5 for children ages 4-11.
VIP tickets start at $30 online and include 10 BBQ tasting tickets.
Event parking is $13.

Enjoy the tastes of grilled meat as king grillers partake in contest for the most finger-licking good food on the West side of the Mississippi.