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Barnsdall Art Park’s Croquet, Champagne, Oysters fall fundraiser promises to be an unforgettable afternoon of fun and games where you can get competitive or just relax! Swing into the holidays on the West Lawn of FLW’s recently reopened UNESCO-nominated Hollyhock House for some good old-fashioned fun with croquet, bubbly, and oysters! All are invited including kids, no experience is required and prizes abound. They encourage guests to don traditional white garb and hats with the favorite hat receiving an extra tasting!

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Cal King and KCRW DJ Wilcox will provide the day’s entertainment. Enjoy a 3-flight sparkling wine tasting by famed Silverlake Wine and croquet will be brought to you by the Pasadena Croquet Association. Local artisanal cheese purveyor, Say Cheese, will be offering guests an array of picnic baskets, available for pre-order. Oyster lovers are also in luck with The Oyster Gourmet bringing its refreshing and flavorful selection to the Park. Food trucks – Postcards Soul Fusion and Bar 1969 – will also be on hand to serve brunch. Guests are also welcome to bring their own blankets and picnics.

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WHAT: Barnsdall Art Park’s Croquet, Champagne and Oysters 
WHEN: November 8, 2015 | 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
WHERE: 4800 Hollywood Blvd. | Los Angeles, CA 90027

DETAILS: 

  • Tickets: $40 for adults and $10 for kids (3+) with a members discount at $25

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Thousands are expected to attend Pasadena’s largest culinary celebration The Taste of South Lake. Guests can enjoy culinary delights from over 25 South Lake Avenue restaurants, live cooking demos from the area’s most talented chefs, music performances from internationally known bands, an interactive vendor village, and much more!

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Now in its seventh year, the Taste of South Lake offers guests an opportunity to indulge in an adventure of taste, sampling popular South Lake Pasadena restaurants. From the award-winning American cuisine of Pie ‘n Burger to Italian from Celestino Ristorante & Bar to SanSai Japanese, Taste of South Lake offers something for everyone. The free and outdoor festival features a special live cooking demonstration stage with such famed chefs as PBS’s Cathlyn Choi cooking up authentic Korean fare and “The Queen of Spice” Alejandra Schrader who has been featured on such popular shows as Master Chef and Food Fighters. This year, The Taste of South Lake also honors chefs cooking healthy plant-based cuisine by featuring two top vegan chefs, RG Enriquez of Astig Vegan and Chef Yvonne Ardestani, creator of “My Eclectic Kitchen” cookbook and app.

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WHAT: The Taste of South Lake
WHEN: October 10, 2015 | from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
WHERE: 251 South Lake Avenue | Pasadena, CA 91101

DETAILS: 

  • FREE plus FREE parking at Corporate Center Pasadena

CONTACT INFO: (626) 792-1259

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Front Porch Cinema

September 28, 2015 — Leave a comment

Front Porch Cinema, a favorite for movie-lovers, is back on the Santa Monica Pier with FREE Friday night films under the stars! Presented by LA’s premier outdoor movie event producers, Eat|See|Hear, Front Porch Cinema will show family-friendly “Big Hero 6” on October 9, “The Imitation Game” on October 16, “Guardians of the Galaxy” on October 23, and Ghostbusters on October 30 on a giant inflatable screen. Guests can unwind on old-timey chairs, relax and enjoy some fan-favorite films, new and old.

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Front Porch Cinema will also feature the “Cinema Lounge” starting at 6:00 pm so guests can come early to enjoy movie-themed cocktails and small bites to complement the films.

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WHAT: Front Porch Cinema 
WHEN: October 9 – 30, 2015 | 7:30 pm
WHERE: 200 Santa Monica Pier | Santa Monica, CA 90401

CONTACT INFO: (310) 458-8901 or info@santamonicapier.org

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Burbank Beer Festival

September 25, 2015 — Leave a comment

This October, an inaugural beer tasting and fall street fair will take over the streets of Downtown Burbank. The Burbank Beer Festival is a first of its kind; a massive celebration of craft beer that will canvas several blocks at the heart of Downtown Burbank, transforming San Fernando Boulevard into an outdoor street festival. This exciting event will showcase over 85 ice-cold craft beers on tap, live musical performances, vendors, and more!

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Burbank Beer Festival will feature two sessions of craft beer sampling:12:00 – 3:00 pm or 4:00 – 7:00 pm. Each session will showcase both local and out of state craft breweries. Entertainment will include live musical performances on the main stage throughout the day.

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WHAT: Burbank Beer Festival 
WHEN: October 17, 2015
WHERE: 201 North San Fernando Blvd. | Burbank, CA 91502

DETAILS: 

  • Tickets: Free and open to the public, but you must purchase tickets to the beer tasting areas

CONTACT INFO: (805) 628-9588 | info@burbankbeerfestival.com

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Celebrating the fall season with a cornucopia of top artists and crafters, the Ventura Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft Show returns to Seaside Park at the Ventura County Fairgrounds, featuring an irresistible presentation of activities and adventure for a complete entertainment and shopping experience.

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Free admission goes to the first 100 attendees each day and all patrons who bring non-perishables for donation to Food Share will receive $2 off on their ticket. With more than 24,000 hand-made creations, live entertainment, a Kidzone with a pumpkin patch, crafting demonstrations, contests, and engaging festivities, there is something happening for everyone.

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Between original art pieces, stunning jewelry, ceramics, blown glass, woodcarvings, clothing and accessories, fall décor, ornaments, furniture, and more, the hardest part is deciding what you can’t live without. Patrons can visit with the artists, get items personalized, and even learn some creative ideas from crafting demonstrations.

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WHAT: Ventura Harvest Festival Original Art & Craft Show
WHEN: October 2 – 4, 2015 | Friday and Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm | Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
WHERE: Seaside Park Ventura County Fairgrounds | 10 West Harbor Blvd. | Ventura, CA 93001

DETAILS: 

  • Tickets: Adults $9, Seniors (62+) $7, Youths (13-17) $4, Kids 12 and under are free

CONTACT INFO: (800) 346-1212

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