Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Weekly What To Do: We Hunger

Burgers, burgers that all we have in mind, until next Monday when Restaurant Week fills that void with food, not causal... anyway fill your holes with art, food and charming experiences this week.

The LA Art Show
January 14 – 18, 2015
LA Convention Center
$15 online, $20 at the door
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A weekend of diverse art from right here and around the globe. Galleries, upon galleries, getting everything beautiful in the world on canvas.

Photo LA
January 15 – 18, 2015
The Reef
1933 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90007

An amazing collection of photography awaits you downtown for just a few days. Learn, meet some fellow photographers or just get angry you didn't get the shot.

34th Asian American Expo
Jan 17-18
1101 W McKinley Ave
Adults: $10.00
Seniors: $7.00 (Ages 65 and up)
Children: $7.00 (Ages 4 - 12)

Huge 800 booth expo for those wanting to get some Asian culture and not wanting to visit one of the cities in LA known for it.

 Riot LA Alternative Comedy Festival Jan 16-18

Space Disco: Atlantis
Wed, Jan 14
Melody Lounge
939 North Hill Street
No cover charge

VHS style video abstractions and psychedelic digital projections spinning to Italo disco, sci-fi/horror soundtrack themes.

Riot LA Alternative Comedy Festival
Jan 16-18
Multiple Venues
Free and shows as low as $10

Three days of comedy to get you excited for 2015. See brand new comics or just the old ones you thought were died from drugs.

Steampunk Symposium
Jan 16-19
The Queen Mary
1126 Queens Hwy$12.00 - $750.00

Time to dress up in an era that never existed and only two businesses in LA have the theme of. Steampunk it into dances and booths to buy more steampunk goodies. There is a Steampunk ball coming up you might want to invest in. 

Julie Brown's Homecoming Queen's Got a Musical

Fri, Jan 16, 9pm-10pm
Cavern Club Theater
1920 Hyperion Ave.

She ruled MTV, now she'll rule one night with an update of her song "The Homcoming  Queen's Got A Gun."

Marvel Star Wars Sketch Party
Saturday, Jan 17, 11am-2pm
Earth-2 Comics

15017 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, California 91403

Go to hell, Dark Horse! We have a new company making comics about Star Wars, forget your history.

Tobias Gebhardt
Sebastian Kadlecik
John Bring

The Nerds' Night-Club : Nerds in the New Year
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Sunday, January 18th at 7:30pm
OHM Nightclub
6801 Hollywood Blvd #433
Starts as low as $20
18+ til 2AM - 21+ to Drink

Celebrate the New Year at a late New Year's party with cosplay of all kinds supported. Dress up from TV, anime, film or whatever and dance and mingle in the new year.

Where There's Smoke forensic science seminar
Hertzberg-Davis Forensic Science Center
Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Ed Nordskog, Senior Arson Investigator for the LASD, goes over a few cases and shows off how they were committed. 

"You’ll marvel at the two-year, multi-agency investigation, the bizarre suspect and how toilet paper became the key to breaking the case."

dineL.A.'s Restaurant Week
January 19 - February 1, 2015
Multiple Locations
Lesser than usual

Fourteen days to nosh and devour LA for a bit less than usual at some of the most famous eateries.The meals are a bit more restricted, special menus are all your choices.


Serenity Midnight Screening
Fri, Jan 16
Vista Theatre
4473 Sunset Drive


Serenity screening for fans, that means you can cosplay and shout out stuff.

Electric Dusk Drive-In: Winter Film Series
January 17, 31 and Feb 7
1000 San Julian St
Los Angeles, CA 90015

The start of a series of classics to bring your car to.