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On shore and in-water, the 2013 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show goes full throttle as it returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center and debuts its new in-water location at Burton W. Chace Park in Marina del Rey. 

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A perfect family outing, the West Coast’s premier boat show will showcase hundreds of boats, from entry-level family cruisers to million dollar yachts, plus thousands of the newest marine accessories and gear, daily educational seminars, and fun for new and experienced boaters of all ages. Bring the kids, there’s something for everyone throughout the weekend!

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The 2013 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show is the ultimate destination for boating and outdoor lifestyle enthusiasts, featuring sport fishing vessels, brokerage yachts, performance boats, sailboats, ski boats, cruisers, jet skis, pontoons, motorboats, catamarans, cabin cruisers, inflatables, canoes, kayaks, Stand Up Paddleboards (SUPs), and more. With the addition of the in-water portion of the show, visitors can also find super-sized new and brokerage yachts — both power and sail — available for on-board tours and cruising “test drives.”

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Activities include:

  • Stand Up Paddleboarding – “Try it” at the indoor pool inside the LA Convention Center
  • Meet Nickelodeon’s “Dora the Explorer” – Special meet and greet Saturday and Sunday 12pm to 4pm with everyone’s favorite bilingual kid adventurer, Dora!

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  • Celebrity appearances by Phil & Bob Soven from MTV’s WakeBrothers
  • Welcome to the Water Center — resources to help get started in boating
  • Powerboat Docking Challenge — test you docking skills, steering a mini water-craft down a 20-ft. “lake” to the marina and into a slip.
  • Radio Disney and the California Department of Boating and Waterways – Learning to boat safely and responsibly with an interactive exhibit hosted by Radio Disney.  Fun and games for the whole family!

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The 2013 Progressive Insurance Los Angeles Boat Show will offer a variety of entertainment, speakers, and celebrity guests including: 

  • Fred’s Shed DIY seminars and Interactive Learning Center
  • Welcome to the Water Center — resources to help people get started in boating
  • Very Important Boater (VIB) Night— featuring $5 admission after 5pm Friday
  • Celebrity appearances by Phil & Bob Soven from MTV’s WakeBrothers
  • Southern California Speed Boat Club — Boat display and driver meet and greet

I am a Feld Family Ambassador, and in exchange for my time and efforts in attending shows and reporting my opinion within this blog, as well as keeping you advised of the latest discount offers, Feld Entertainment has provided me with complimentary tickets to Feld shows and opportunities to attend private Feld pre-Show events.

WHAT: The Progressive Los Angeles Boat Show
WHEN: February 7–10, 2013
WHERE: Los Angeles Convention Center1201 South Figueroa Street | Los Angeles, CA 90015 | Burton W. Chace Park | 13650 Mindanao Way | Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

Convention Center Schedule:

  • Thursday, February 7, Noon–9pm
  • Friday, February 8, Noon–9pm
  • Saturday, February 9, 10am–9pm
  • Sunday, February 10, 10am–6pm

Marina Del Rey Schedule:

  • February 7–8, Noon–5pm
  • February 9–10, 10am–5pm

DETAILS:

  • Tickets: Adults $12 (13 & older), Kids FREE  (12 & younger), and Active Military FREE with Military ID

CONTACT INFO:

  • Los Angeles Convention Center (213) 741-1151
  • Burton W. Chace Park (310) 305-9595

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Experience the ultimate car show at the Los Angeles Convention Center. What you’ll see at The Los Angeles Auto Show : Electric, Hybrid, & Alternative Fuel Cars, Concept Cars, Luxury & Sports Cars, Test Drives, Tuners & Aftermarket, and a Kids Fun Zone.

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Every year the LA Auto Show kicks off with two press days full of activity for journalists, designers, and industry representatives alike. The first event to kick off the show to the public is the annual charity event, Sneak Preview Night, which takes place on the Thursday night before the first public day. General and gold area tickets are available to purchase for this festive event and all proceeds are donated to Homeless Healthcare Los Angeles and One Voice.

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WHAT: Los Angeles Auto Show
WHERE: Los Angeles Convention Center | 1201 South Figueroa Street | Los Angeles, CA 90015
WHEN: November 30 – December 9, 2012 | Weekdays: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm, Saturdays: 9:00 am – 10:00 pm, and Sundays: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

DETAILS:

  • Tickets: Children 12 and under FREE, Adults $12.00, Seniors 65 and over $8.00
  • The show entrance closes one hour prior to the show closing

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Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo

September 12, 2012 — 2 Comments

 

Comickaze is Los Angeles’ largest pop-culture convention, owned by comic legend Stan Lee and Horror icon, Elvira, Mistress of the Dark and a few other crazy and creative people. This is the largest comic, gaming, sci-fi, fantasy, and horror convention of its kind! A show that revolves around the community and stays true to its local roots; a comic convention for fans, by fans.

Some of their amazing guests include Stan Lee and Elvira, Mistress of the Dark. Click here for more guests and celebrities.

Events Happening During The Expo

The Los Angeles Convention Center South Hall K recently held a strange convention that left all exhibitors and attendees infected with the zombie virus. So Stan Lee’s Comickaze is making the best of this natural disaster and turning this infestation into Zombie Apocalypse! If you dare, use your survival skills through this 75k sq. ft. obstacle course infested with flesh and brain eating zombies. Climb, slide, and crawl through one of the most epic obstacle courses of all time, all while avoiding the undead. There will be fast zombies and slow zombies. This course is made for all skill levels, but they dare you to try it the hard way! Only 4,000 may survive! Will you be among the living?

Click here for other events.

Pre Parties And After Parties

World famous horror hostess, Elvira, Mistress of the Darkness, joins with Comikaze Entertainment and HorrorHound Magazine to bring you a new film festival to die for! Joined by ghoul-friend and legendary midnight movie maven, Peaches Christ (Midnight Mass), Elvira and Peaches co-host Elvira’s Horror Hunt; an independent genre film festival sure to leave you screaming for more. The dynamically dark duo bring their outrageous and unapologetic brand to humor and horror film savvy to a competition that’s one part movie review show, one part film festival, and all parts funny as hell.

Click here for other parties.

Gaming

Sign up on-site for one of the largest World of Warcraft tournaments on the West Coast  or join the 2nd annual Comikaze Warhammer 40,000 Championship!  This is the ultimate gaming showdown!

Stan Lee’s Comickaze Expo is an integral part of the city of Los Angeles, something both residents and visitors can enjoy for years to come. Drawing inspiration from the city and the fans,  Comikaze is an eclectic mix of LA and geek culture. The expo strives to create something unique for the city. Between the convention and pre-events there will undoubtably be something for everyone to enjoy.

Click here for tickets.

WHAT: Stan Lee’s Comikaze
WHERE: Los Angeles Convention Center | Tom Bradley Hall | 1201 South Figueroa Street | Los Angeles, CA 90015
WHEN: September 15 – 16, 2012

CONTACT INFO: cthulhu@comikazeexpo.com

DETAILS:

  • Tickets: One Day – $20, Weekend Pass – $30, Kid Pass – three are allowed for each paying adult, kids 12 and under only

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