Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Weekly What To Do: Grand Art Time

California Clean Air Day is Wednesday, Oct. 5, and Metro is offering free rides on our bus, rail and bike share systems! Use the Transit app or the trip planner on to plan your trip.

Please spread the word. Smog has been a wicked public health issue in our region for a century — and a big driver of that (pun intended) has been the high volume of people driving alone in gas-powered cars.
still going on
Sep 27-Oct 11
31 free Beyond Fest screenings at the Shudder Theatre at the Los Feliz 3, including World Premieres, U.S. Premieres, West Coast Premieres and live conversations with filmmakers.

RSVPs for all free events will be available on their website starting at 9am the day of the show. First come, first served. There will be standby lines for all shows. 
Oct 08 - 09 2022
200 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Grand Park, powered by The Music Center, celebrates its yearlong 10th anniversary with a spectacular two-day festival for the entire family filled with live music performances, innovative art installations, wellness workshops and activities and more. The weekend celebration, October 8 – 9, 2022, highlights the signature free events that laid the foundation over the past decade for Grand Park to become L.A.’s central gathering place and honors the legacy of performers, artists, community partners, audiences and parkgoers who helped to shape Grand Park as the park for everyone.
Opens to the Public on October 8, 5pm
3333 Avenue of the Arts, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
The Orange County Museum will open in its new home on the campus of Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa, California on October 8 with a 24-hour celebration.The museum’s 24-hour party, which officially opens the new space, will begin at 5 PM on October 8, 2022, with a celebratory drumline procession down Avenue of the Arts. This non-stop open house will feature activities including exhibition tours, a rooftop dance party with KCRW’s Jason Bentley, fireworks, a late-night silent disco, art making, “Movies for Insomniacs” programed with Frida Cinema, and sunrise yoga. Special art-themed performances will be offered by Pacific Chorale, Philharmonic Society of Orange County, Pacific Symphony, OC Gospel Choir, and students from the Orange County School of the Arts.
Oct 8-9,  Event hours are 1pm-10pm for both Saturday and Sunday and we will have
Lot 27 (1324 5th St., Santa Monica, CA 90401), near Santa Monica’s iconic Third Street Promenade
This event series is free to attend but capacity is limited so grab your tickets here 
 Eat some more yummy food at these mini markets.
Cartoon Club
Saturday, October 8, 10:00 AM
New Bev
Calling all animation aficionados! Join us to celebrate the art and history of one of our favorite mediums with our Cartoon Club! Enjoy a feature-length assemblage of classic shorts, including rare gems unearthed from the vaults and other animated antics lovingly assembled from our large archive of film treasures. Our October cartoon spooktacular is a pre-Halloween treat for all the good ghouls & goblins who love everything that goes bump in the night.
Saturday, October 8th, 2022, at 3 PM to 7 PM 
Game Realms in Burbank CA
137 N Victory Blvd Burbank, California , 91502
Free entry

Game Realms will be hosting our regular Valley Retro Game Swap! Fans of NES, Sega Genesis, PlayStation (and more!) can come to buy, sell and trade games with vendors, in the Game Realms courtyard!

CicLAvia - Heart of LA
Sunday, October 9, 9 a.m.-4 p.m
Select Streets Downtown
Metro presents CicLAvia - Heart of LA, 7 miles of car-free open streets for all to enjoy as a temporary park space – free of charge. Participants of all ages and abilities can play, explore local gems, and sightsee, while experiencing the joy of safe, people-powered transportation on car-free open streets.

Oct 9, 2022–Feb 5, 2023 
$ Admission

Scandinavian Design and the United States, 1890–1980 is the first exhibition to examine the extensive design exchanges between the United States and the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden) during the 20th century. Serving as a corrective to the dominant narrative of central European émigrés shaping modern American design culture, the exhibition will present a new international story.


Koreatown CGV Cinema Screenings