Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Weekly What To Do: Man, Lot of Stuff This Weekend, Dog

September 14, 2018 - September 23, 2018
Friday, Saturday, Sunday ONLY
11 AM – 6 PM Daily
Upper Plaza
735 S. Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017

“America’s first art exhibition for dogs, dOGUMENTA, debuts at FIGat7th in DTLA this September! Not by or about dogs, dOGUMENTA is a curated art show for dogs. The exhibition invites artists to create work addressing the canine sensibility through a variety of media—from sound and sculpture to kibble and squeaky toys. Exhibition-goers will encounter work in a range of media that address formal, conceptual and experiential elements such as color, sound, scent and touch.”

Starts Friday, Sep 14
Monica Film Center 

From the psychedelic horror maestro Panos Cosmatos and starring Nicholas Cage, you're in for a bloody treat this September.
"Pacific Northwest. 1983 AD. Outsiders Red Miller and Mandy Bloom lead a loving and peaceful existence. When their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed by a cult led by the sadistic Jeremiah Sand, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey filled with bloody vengeance and laced with fire."

Friday, Sept 14, 11:59 PM – 2:29 AM

Vista Theatre
4473 Sunset Drive, Los Angeles, California 90027
It's Nerds Like Us, in the Vista, with a midnight screening of Clue.

Open Arts & Music Festival

Sat, September 15, 2018
3:00 PM – 10:00 PM 
216 North Brand Boulevard
Glendale, CA 91203

The Open Arts & Music Festival is free, all-ages, and open to the public, with live music featuring Allah-Las, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Jesse Jo Stark, La Chamba, Thumpasaurus, The Altons, and a live DJ set. The festival is FREE and all ages, and also includes an arts market, a craft beer garden, temporary public art installations, and activities for kids.

Sat, Sep 15, 2018, 11:59 PM
Vista Theatre
4473 Sunset Drive, Los Angeles, California 90027
Starts September 15, 2018
Japanese American National Museum
100 N. Central Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012
$ Admission

"Hundreds of contemporary and vintage Japanese vinyl toys will take up residence at the Japanese American National Museum beginning September 15, 2018, installed as part of Kaiju vs Heroes: Mark Nagata’s Journey through the World of Japanese Toys, a new exhibition that will be on view through March 24, 2019. The kaiju and heroes to be featured represent but a fraction of toy designer Mark Nagata’s collection; his own toy designs also will be displayed."
Dragon Ball Z
Sep 15, Sep 17
Select Theaters

“Your favorite Dragon Ball Z movies are coming to the big screen for the first time! Broly – a powerful Saiyan warrior with an unspeakable evil streak – has Goku, Vegeta, and friends squarely in his sights! Now, a race to save the universe turns into a test of survival skills for Earth’s mightiest warriors. Prepare for the most intense Saiyan battle in history: a clash for the ages rooted in the pains of the past.”
Sat, Sep 15 at 4:00 PM-11:55 PM
Lot 613
613 Imperial St, Los Angeles, CA 90021

Gaming fans and arcade aficionados are buzzing with excitement as Los Angeles will host its first-ever Killer Queen tournament at Red Bull Hive Hustle on Saturday, September 15 at Lot 613 in Downtown LA's Arts District. Killer Queen is hailed as a modern arcade favorite across the country, boasting a strong, dedicated fan base as well as a burgeoning competitive community. Be one of the first in LA to experience the arcade phenomenon along with entertainment by special guests, food, and other surprises. 
Cinta Vidal
Viewpoints (Main Room)
Benjamin Garcia
Opening Reception with the Artist(s):
Saturday, September 15, 2018 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Saturday, Sept 15, 1pm to 3pm
The Perky Nerd
1606 W. Magnolia Blvd., Burbank, California 91506
One of the best writers behind Batman for a few hours at The Perky Nerd.

Sep 15, 7:00PM - 10:00PM
September 15, 2018 - September 23, 2018
Nucleus Gallery
210 East Main St, Alhambra CA 91801

In collaboration with Marvel and Insomniac Games, Gallery Nucleus is hosting an art exhibition for the new Marvel's Spider-Man game! Special goodies and guests ts for the opening reception.

September 16 - November 25, 2018 
Natural History Museum
 900 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90007
$19 for adults
$12 for kids 3-12
Free under 3

"Our one-of-a-kind Spider Pavilion offers a truly unique experience. Walk through a safe, fascinating open-air pavilion and learn about the amazing engineering that goes into each spider's web."

Star vs. the Forces of Evil The Magic Book of Spells Event
Sunday, Sept 17, 6 PM – 8 PM
Barnes & Noble Events, The Grove
189 The Grove Dr, Ste K 30, Los Angeles, California 90036
This is a wristbanded event. A wristband will be issued on a first come, first serve basis to customers who purchase "The Magic Book of Spells"
"Join us for an ULTRA EXCLUSIVE, SUPER SPECIAL EVENT when we welcome Disney XD's Star vs. The Forces of Evil creator Daron Nefcy, show writer Dominic Bisignano, and author/actress Amber Benson, as they talk about the making of the OFFICIAL Magic Book of Spells. All the secrets about Star’s world and the history of Mewni’s queens are in this book, and now fans can finally hear how it all came to be."