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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Weekly What To Do: Donuts & Dads

Meet Gerry Duggan! Signing Analog & more
Wed, June 13, 6:30 PM - 8 PM
Earth-2 Comics
15017 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, California 91403
Meet Gerry Duggan Writer of Image Comics' ANALOG & Marvel Comics' INFINITY COUNTDOWN and DEADPOOL

Mr. Neighbor's House 2 Screening And Q&A
Thu, June 14, 2018
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Los Feliz Theater
1822 North Vermont Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Mr. Neighbor’s House 2 comically blurs the innocence of Mr. Rogers with the dark surrealism of David Lynch in a half hour, live action kid’s show that is too disturbing for kids. Mr. Neighbor (Huskey) learns the importance of telling the truth. But only when he tells the whole truth can he open the Secret Door and save Neighborton! Join him as he faces his personal demons, struggles to keep a grip on reality and hopefully uncovers a hidden truth.

Izzy Gets the F$%k Across Town
Thurs, June 14
The Ray Stark Family Theatre
900 W. 34th Street, SCA 108
Los Angeles, California 90007
Free, Must RSVP

Followed by a Q&A with Writer and Director, Christian Papierniak .

Riot grrrl rocker and shameless hot mess Izzy wakes up hungover AF to find out that her ex-boyfriend is celebrating his engagement to her ex-best friend tonight at a bougie party across town. Enraged and desperate, Izzy embarks on a frenetic quest across Los Angeles to break up the party in order to fulfill what she believes to be her destiny ... before it’s too late.

Bad Dads Double Feature
Fri, Jun 15, 7:30pm
Egyptian Theatre 6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028

Discussion between films with PUMPKINHEAD actors Tom Woodruff Jr. and Kerry Remsen. Introduction to THE STEPFATHER by actress Jill Schoelen.

Ghostbusters Midnight Screening at the Vista Theatre
Fri, June 15, 11:59 PM
Vista Theatre
4473 Sunset Drive, Los Angeles, California 90027

"Ghosts are running wild all over New York. A group of paranormal researchers have lost their jobs and gone in to business for themselves. Who you gonna call? Why not your friends and head on out to the Vista Theatre to join Nerds Like Us for a special one night midnight engagement of one of our all time favorite comedies - GHOSTBUSTERS." *They like cosplay
Fri, June 15, 11:59pm
Nuarte Theater

Director Paul Lynch in person for his midnight horror movie showing.

Fri, June 15, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
735 S. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017 
$6 parking after 4 pm (with retail purchase validation)
Celebrating its sixth year in DTLA, the FIGat7th Downtown Festival (also known as FIGFest) will light up the city this June with eclectic sounds and tunes. Presented by Arts Brookfield, this free festival kicks off June 1 and runs four consecutive Friday nights at Downtown LA’s premier shopping destination, FIGat7th. The outdoor plaza will be transformed into an intimate concert venue and a poppin’ dance floor with performances by leading R&B, hip-hop, pop, soul, dance, and electronic artists.
June 15-17
201 E Bay State St, Unit 1
Alhambra, CA 91801

A small new convention to try. Performances by: Tom Kenny & the H-Seas, PopRock Academy, TOY-ZILLA LIVE, Nerdbot and MANY MORE! Celebrity Sightings and Signings throughout the city!
June 15-16, 4pm-11pm
701 S Catalina St, Los Angeles, California 90005
"Livening up the streets of Koreatown once again for its 4th year, KTOWN Night Market has returned to become the quintessential summer event of all its attendees. A celebration of youth, music, food, and culture, this weekend offers the opportunity to experience a traditional Korean night market with thrilling modern flair" 

OC Night Market
June 15-17
Friday & Saturday: 4pm-12am
Sunday: 4pm-11pm
Admission: $5
Happy Hour $3 Admission: Friday 4-6pm
OC Fair & Event Center
88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Exit Fairview Drive off 405 for easier access.
$8 parking charged by venue

Tons of food to chow down on from tons of vendors.

FINAL FANTASY XIV Orchestra Concert 2018
June 15-16, 8pm
Dolby Theater
*hidden fees 

Select tracks from FINAL FANTASY® XIV Online’s expansive collection, performed live by a full orchestra! Come, brave warriors! Step into a realm of music!
June 15-17
Pasadena Convention Center
300 E Green St
Pasadena, CA 91101
$tarts at $61
This sounds like some fun if your into Aliens, but don't blindly follow anyone in their spaceship/mini-van with tinted windows.

Fri, June 15, 10pm to 2am
OUE Skyspace LA
633 West 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
$25.00 - $41.00
Groove in the night sky -- 1,000 feet above the City of Angels.
Saturday, June 16, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Union Station South Patio
Free, Register
"Join us for a one-day edible exploration of L.A.’s favorite pastry at the first-ever DTLA Donut Festival at Union Station. The momentously mouthwatering event will showcase the donut in all its many guises: plain, glazed, and filled; traditional and new wave along with “donut-adjacent” treats including churros, apple fritters, and (of course) donut holes."

Bob Baker's "Enchanted Toy Shop"
Starts June 16
Bob Baker Theater
1345 W 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Regular weekend marionette performances
 at 2:30pm and weekday shows at 10:30am

The forthcoming presentation of Enchanted Toyshop will feature a re-staging of a classic sequence from the 1975 film Escape to Witch Mountain with original Bob Baker marionettes from the film, an elaborate music box sequence, walking stages, and a captivating cadre of toys that parade and play in the enchanted toyshop. 

Etheria Film Night
Sat, Jun 16, 7:30pm
Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028

Showcases the best new science fiction, horror, fantasy, action and thriller films made by emerging women directors.

11th Annual Chili at the Beach 2018
Sat, June 16, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

11th Annual Chili at the Beach held on the first 3 blocks of downtown Main St. This event is full of chili and salsa participants along with live music (2 stages with rotating bands) all day and great vendors.

Pasadena Chalk Festival
June 16-17
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
The Paseo
300 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

Enjoy watching artists create pieces of art all over the streets and sidewalks with plenty activities for kids too.

LA Beer Week 2018
June 16-24
Different locations
$ prices change per event

In case you didn't know, LA Beer Week turns 10 this year with LOTS of beer-y exciting festivities for you all throughout the week of June 16th to June 24th!

Support all the brewers and food trucks by checking out some of the events planned. And what a better way to support than enjoying a cold pint or bottle of great, local beer!

Father's Day is this Sunday, June 17th, don't forget Dad.

Father's Day James Bond Double Feature
Sun, Jun 17, 7:30pm
Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028