Los Angeles Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’

Los Angeles Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’

Los Angeles Ballet’s The Nutcracker is coming to the Alex Theatre, The Dolby Theatre, Royce Hall and Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center this month! Experience this terrific holiday tradition for one of the below performances: Alex Theatre: Saturday, December 6th, 7:30 p.m. & Sunday, December 7th, 2:00 p.m. Dolby Theatre: Saturday, December 13th, 1:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. [...]

40 Nights of Holiday Lights in Dana Point, CA

40 Nights of Holiday Lights in Dana Point, CA

One of the best things about the holidays (besides Santa swag) is the majesty and magic of witnessing an incredible light show. And Dana Point in Orange County, hosted by The Resorts of Dana Point, delivers big in this category with the annual Dana Point IlluminOcean. Like the incredible holiday lights of Rockefeller Center in [...]

Ho-Ho-Hotel Holiday Specials in LA

Ho-Ho-Hotel Holiday Specials in LA

Surfing Santas, yachts decked with colorful lights, and palm trees trimmed with festive ornaments – these are just a few of the telltale signs that the holiday season is upon us in Los Angeles.  It’s also the time of year when many of the city’s hotels offer a stocking full of holiday packages including special [...]

“Hungry for Tokyo” Launches in LA and NY

“Hungry for Tokyo” Launches in LA and NY

Tokyo’s world-class culinary scene coupled with unique, delectable dishes are at the heart of a new tourism campaign that was launched in New York and Los Angeles last week by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG). To show the incredible quality and variety Tokyo’s cuisine has to offer, the TMG visited both cities, to promote Tokyo [...]

Spook-tacular Specials from LA’s Hottest Restaurants & Bars

Spook-tacular Specials from LA’s Hottest Restaurants & Bars

Ready for the Halloween Boos, or shall we say booze? Here are some the city’s best specials! THE CULVER HOTEL: Witches and warlocks will have a “Wicked” good time at The Culver Hotel this Halloween. The bewitching hour begins with Happy Hour Specials including Garlic Fries to ward off the vampires, Deviled Eggs, and $7.00 specialty cocktail “potions” offered from 4:00 pm [...]


Arts & Culture

Los Angeles Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’

Los Angeles Ballet’s The Nutcracker is coming to the Alex Theatre, The Dolby Theatre, Royce Hall and Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center this month! Experience this terrific holiday tradition for one of the below performances: Alex Theatre: Saturday, December 6th, 7:30 p.m. & Sunday, December 7th, 2:00 p.m. Dolby Theatre: Saturday, December 13th, 1:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. [...]

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Food & Drink

“Hungry for Tokyo” Launches in LA and NY

Tokyo’s world-class culinary scene coupled with unique, delectable dishes are at the heart of a new tourism campaign that was launched in New York and Los Angeles last week by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG). To show the incredible quality and variety Tokyo’s cuisine has to offer, the TMG visited both cities, to promote Tokyo [...]

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Out & About

2014 EcoLuxe Lounge Benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters LA

As you enter the Beverly Hilton you are greeted by adulation of adoring fans and flashbulbs in the form of murals and wall art. You are quickly reminded this is the site of historic Hollywood events and many stars of the silver screens have enjoyed many, many fun gatherings and glittering nights in this very [...]

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Travel & Leisure

40 Nights of Holiday Lights in Dana Point, CA

One of the best things about the holidays (besides Santa swag) is the majesty and magic of witnessing an incredible light show. And Dana Point in Orange County, hosted by The Resorts of Dana Point, delivers big in this category with the annual Dana Point IlluminOcean. Like the incredible holiday lights of Rockefeller Center in [...]

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Los Angeles Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’

Los Angeles Ballet’s The Nutcracker is coming to the Alex Theatre, The Dolby Theatre, Royce Hall and Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center this month! Experience this terrific holiday tradition for one of the below performances: Alex Theatre: Saturday, December 6th, 7:30 p.m. & Sunday, December 7th, 2:00 p.m. Dolby Theatre: Saturday, December 13th, 1:00 p.m. & 5:00 p.m. [...]

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40 Nights of Holiday Lights in Dana Point, CA

One of the best things about the holidays (besides Santa swag) is the majesty and magic of witnessing an incredible light show. And Dana Point in Orange County, hosted by The Resorts of Dana Point, delivers big in this category with the annual Dana Point IlluminOcean. Like the incredible holiday lights of Rockefeller Center in [...]

read more »

Ho-Ho-Hotel Holiday Specials in LA

Surfing Santas, yachts decked with colorful lights, and palm trees trimmed with festive ornaments – these are just a few of the telltale signs that the holiday season is upon us in Los Angeles.  It’s also the time of year when many of the city’s hotels offer a stocking full of holiday packages including special [...]

read more »

“Hungry for Tokyo” Launches in LA and NY

Tokyo’s world-class culinary scene coupled with unique, delectable dishes are at the heart of a new tourism campaign that was launched in New York and Los Angeles last week by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG). To show the incredible quality and variety Tokyo’s cuisine has to offer, the TMG visited both cities, to promote Tokyo [...]

read more »

Spook-tacular Specials from LA’s Hottest Restaurants & Bars

Ready for the Halloween Boos, or shall we say booze? Here are some the city’s best specials! THE CULVER HOTEL: Witches and warlocks will have a “Wicked” good time at The Culver Hotel this Halloween. The bewitching hour begins with Happy Hour Specials including Garlic Fries to ward off the vampires, Deviled Eggs, and $7.00 specialty cocktail “potions” offered from 4:00 pm [...]

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Celebrity Cruises Launches 2 Deals: SoCal residents fly free!

As Southern Californians plan their 2015 getaways, Celebrity Cruises is excited to announce two exclusive promotions for travelers to Alaska or Europe. They include free airfare for two to Alaska for SoCal residents only, free companion air to Europe for suite guests, and 123Go! Perks saving more than $1800 per stateroom. Travelers must act soon – these promotions [...]

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New SF Craft Beer Fest Offers 75 Brewers and Experts on Tap

Craft beer has taken over taps across America — sales are up 18% according to the Brewers Association — but now consumers can learn all about the different types of popular craft brews on the market at the new San Francisco Craft Beer Festival at Fort Mason’s Herbst Pavilion on Saturday, October 18. The newest [...]

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AxS Festival Curiosity in Pasadena

TWO WEEKS OF ART, DANCE, MUSIC, THEATER, PERFORMANCE and PROVOCATIVE CONVERSATION We heard about this festival for the first time today, and we’ll be honest – you had us at provocative. Who’s CURIOUS? AxS [ak-sis] is a two-week citywide festival (Friday, September 19, 2014, through Sunday, October 5, 2014) produced by the Pasadena Arts Council and  [...]

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Chef Raj Dixit’s Ode to Veggies at Stonehill Tavern, St. Regis Monarch Beach

A couple of weekends ago, I headed to St. Regis Monarch Beach to check out a Farm-to-Feast event highlighting some of Southern California’s finest culinary artisans. And it was a feast indeed. Exotic stone fruits like Mirabelle plums from Andy’s Orchard, black truffle salami from Angel’s Charcuterie, a biodynamic radish salad topped with pea shoots [...]

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Punch Pick: Culver Hotel Prohibition Ball This Saturday

It’s a 90th Birthday Party – and you’re invited! Yes, we’re going back in time and inviting you to get out your favorite Gatsy garb and join the celebration, as the Culver Hotel celebrates its long and illustrious past! From legendary ownership and its long list of memorable guests over the years, the hotel and [...]

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