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20 Awesome Events Happening In Los Angeles This Weekvideo

20 Awesome Events Happening In Los Angeles This Week

Here are 20 of our favorite events happening in L.A. this week.

The MTV Movie Awards Were Unapologetically Progressive This Year

The MTV Movie Awards Were Unapologetically Progressive This Year

The 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards took a definitive stand for inclusion, awarding Emma Watson the first gender-neutral acting prize in award show history.

'King Of The Sunset Strip' Who Owned Whisky A Go Go, Rainbow Bar And Grill, Dies at 93

'King Of The Sunset Strip' Who Owned Whisky A Go Go, Rainbow Bar And Grill, Dies at 93

Members of Guns N' Roses paid tribute to Mario Maglieri.

Everything You Need To Know About SoCal's Renaissance Pleasure Faire

Everything You Need To Know About SoCal's Renaissance Pleasure Faire

We'd ne'r let you attend a faire unprepared.

New Renderings For The Lucas Museum Of Narrative Art Revealed

New Renderings For The Lucas Museum Of Narrative Art Revealed

The $1 billion museum is designed by Chinese architect Ma Yansong.

Photos: Wrestlers, Burlesque Dancers, Roller Girls Take The Stage At Lucha VaVoom

Photos: Wrestlers, Burlesque Dancers, Roller Girls Take The Stage At Lucha VaVoom

There were also appearances by Silverio and lucha libre stars such as Rey Escorpion and Laredo Kid for the event's Cinco de Mayo celebration.

This Red Band Trailer For A $100M House Makes Me Want To Be A Socialistvideo

This Red Band Trailer For A $100M House Makes Me Want To Be A Socialist

"We were inspired by Beyonce's visual albums and wanted to do something really high art."

The Best Comic Book Stores In Los Angeles

The Best Comic Book Stores In Los Angeles

From the newcomers to the long-time collectors, L.A.'s comic book stores are open to everyone.

Whole Lotta Rumors: Are Led Zeppelin Reuniting For Oldchella?video

Whole Lotta Rumors: Are Led Zeppelin Reuniting For Oldchella?

Plant recently updated his website with the cryptic statement "Any time now..."

Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Best Things To Do In Los Angelesvideo

Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Best Things To Do In Los Angeles

Here's what to do around L.A. this weekend...

Let Huell Howser Take You Through California's National Parks

Let Huell Howser Take You Through California's National Parks

From Joshua Tree to Glacier Point, through Howser's eyes.

The Coolest Things To Do In L.A. For Cinco De Mayo 2017

The Coolest Things To Do In L.A. For Cinco De Mayo 2017

Spoiler Alert: They all involve ways of supporting L.A.'s immigrant and undocumented communities.

Talking To Ariel Levy About Love, Loss And Language

Talking To Ariel Levy About Love, Loss And Language

We spoke to Ariel Levy, author of the new memoir "The Rules Do Not Apply," about marriage, motherhood, Mary Gaitskill and the myth of 'Prince Charming.'

All The Different Ways That L.A. Will Get Destroyed, According To The Movies

All The Different Ways That L.A. Will Get Destroyed, According To The Movies

From being toppled with earthquakes, to getting zapped with death rays, L.A. is no stranger to disaster.

Video: 'The Dark Tower' Shoots From The Heart In First Trailervideo

Video: 'The Dark Tower' Shoots From The Heart In First Trailer

Idris Elba shows off his ability to load guns very quickly and Matthew McConaughey clenches his jaw very menacingly in the highly-anticipated trailer for Stephen King's epic.

A Victorian Tourist's Photo Album Of Los Angeles, Circa 1894

A Victorian Tourist's Photo Album Of Los Angeles, Circa 1894

The fledgling city was sold into being through real estate and railroad ads, which promised a paradise of health, beauty, and endless potential.

Let's Play L.A. Stereotype Bingo With Brad Pitt's New GQ Profile

Let's Play L.A. Stereotype Bingo With Brad Pitt's New GQ Profile

It's hard to be an original in this town.

Inside The New Hollywood Newsletter That Everyone Is Reading

Inside The New Hollywood Newsletter That Everyone Is Reading

Is Richard Rushfield the hero that industry gossip world needs right now?

The Essential Guide To L.A.'s 2017 Outdoor Movie Screenings

The Essential Guide To L.A.'s 2017 Outdoor Movie Screenings

We've rounded up a list of the best outdoor movie screenings for 2017, from family movie nights in L.A. parks to classic-film fests hosted by local museums.

The Eagles Are Suing An Actual Hotel California In Mexico

The Eagles Are Suing An Actual Hotel California In Mexico

This could be heaven or this could be hell.

Video: Jimmy Kimmel Delivers Emotional Monologue About Healthcare & Newborn Son's Heart Surgeryvideo

Video: Jimmy Kimmel Delivers Emotional Monologue About Healthcare & Newborn Son's Heart Surgery

"Don't let their partisan squabbles divide us on something every decent person wants. We need to take care of each other."

Here's What's Coming To All Streaming Platforms In May

Here's What's Coming To All Streaming Platforms In May

A list of all titles coming to streaming services in May.

Watch Actors Do A Reading Of Steve Bannon's Insane Rap Musical About The L.A. Riotsvideo

Watch Actors Do A Reading Of Steve Bannon's Insane Rap Musical About The L.A. Riots

To top it all off, it was based on Shakespeare's 'Coriolanus.'

Fyre Festival Hit With $100 Million Lawsuit From Celebrity Lawyer

Fyre Festival Hit With $100 Million Lawsuit From Celebrity Lawyer

The suit refers to the event as "complete disaster," "mass chaos" and a "post-apocalyptic nightmare."

Iconic Mid-City Roller Rink To Re-Open This Summer

Iconic Mid-City Roller Rink To Re-Open This Summer

World on Wheels is linked with the local hip-hop community.

 Your Ultimate Guide To May: 20 Cool Events Happening In Los Angelesvideo

Your Ultimate Guide To May: 20 Cool Events Happening In Los Angeles

Great music, food and drink fests abound in L.A. in May.

15 Of Our Favorite Events In L.A. This Weekvideo

15 Of Our Favorite Events In L.A. This Week

Here's what's happening in L.A. this week.

Clippers Out Of The Playoffs After Losing To The Utah Jazz

Clippers Out Of The Playoffs After Losing To The Utah Jazz

The Jazz will face the Golden State Warriors starting Tuesday night.

Explore The Arts District, Old Graveyards, And The Lummis House On Obscura Day

Explore The Arts District, Old Graveyards, And The Lummis House On Obscura Day

Celebrate Obscura Day on Saturday, May 6 with events all across the city.

Are Beyoncé And Jay Z Finally Settling Down In L.A. On This $120 Million Pile Of Dirt?

Are Beyoncé And Jay Z Finally Settling Down In L.A. On This $120 Million Pile Of Dirt?

This is the third time in as many years the Carters have made an offer on a home in L.A.

There Is A 'Roseanne' Reboot In The Works

There Is A 'Roseanne' Reboot In The Works

The iconic sitcom will return for one season.

This Compton Native Is L.A.'s New Poet Laureate

This Compton Native Is L.A.'s New Poet Laureate

Robin Coste Lewis won the National Book Award for poetry in 2015.

The Band From 'That Thing You Do!' Reunited At The Roxy

The Band From 'That Thing You Do!' Reunited At The Roxy

Whether you call them The Oneders, or The Wonders, they still know how to jam.

Here's What L.A. Looks Like To A New Yorker Who Has Never Been

Here's What L.A. Looks Like To A New Yorker Who Has Never Been

Not that you asked, but here's what a New Yorker thinks of L.A., having never actually been.

Reclaiming Public Space: Modular Synth Music Along The L.A. River

Reclaiming Public Space: Modular Synth Music Along The L.A. River

The monthly event takes place somewhere along the L.A. River.

Tom Of Finland, A Pioneer Of Homoerotic Art, Is Celebrated In New Film

Tom Of Finland, A Pioneer Of Homoerotic Art, Is Celebrated In New Film

LAist speaks with director Dome Karukoski about his new biopic on the late artist Tom of Finland, who'd moved from Finland to reside in Los Angeles.

Video: Johnny Depp Now Just Showing Up Places Dressed As Jack Sparrowvideo

Video: Johnny Depp Now Just Showing Up Places Dressed As Jack Sparrow

Johnny Depp donned his Captain Jack Sparrow threads on Wednesday night to surprise guests at Disneyland's Pirates of the Caribbean ride. According to Deadline, Depp popped up at several places in the attraction, surprising fans who were eager to scream and also share their screaming on social media. Not one of them held their phone horizontally: Just saw Johnny Depp @Disneyland on Pirates of the Caribbean dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow!!! #DeadMenTellNoTales pic.twitter.com/5VW8SpGAIg— Clay Smitty...

 Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Coolest Things To Do In Los Angelesvideo

Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Coolest Things To Do In Los Angeles

Here's what's happening in L.A. this weekend...

'Unbreakable' Sequel Confirmed, Bruce Willis And Samuel L. Jackson Returning

'Unbreakable' Sequel Confirmed, Bruce Willis And Samuel L. Jackson Returning

Director M. Night Shyamalan unveiled the news on Twitter.

Paul Simon's Music Gets A Celebratory Stay At The Skirball

Paul Simon's Music Gets A Celebratory Stay At The Skirball

"Paul Simon: Words & Music" honors the life and legacy of the musician.

Calling All Glamazons: RuPaul's DragCon Returns To L.A.

Calling All Glamazons: RuPaul's DragCon Returns To L.A.

Hold onto your wigs—DragCon is back!

The 'Hollywood Heart' Of The 101 Freeway Is Super Red And Lovely This Month

The 'Hollywood Heart' Of The 101 Freeway Is Super Red And Lovely This Month

Something to liven things up as you're stuck under the crushing weight of traffic.

Photos: Revisit the Chaos of The 1992 Riots At This Haunting South L.A. Art Exhibit

Photos: Revisit the Chaos of The 1992 Riots At This Haunting South L.A. Art Exhibit

South L.A. nonprofit Community Coalition's "Re-Imagine Justice" exhibit provides a harrowing glimpse into life in Los Angeles during the 1992 riots, taking visitors on a virtual tour of the history of racially motivated violence in America.

A Guide To Charles Bukowski's Los Angeles

A Guide To Charles Bukowski's Los Angeles

From books to stiff drinks, here are the places where you can find Bukowski's favorite things.

Photos: Screen Legend Marlene Dietrich's Gorgeous Westwood Mansion Hits The Market

Photos: Screen Legend Marlene Dietrich's Gorgeous Westwood Mansion Hits The Market

It's got a $6.5 million price tag, so you better save up.

Frank Ocean Releases New Track, Honors Kerry James Marshall With Album Art

Frank Ocean Releases New Track, Honors Kerry James Marshall With Album Art

Frank Ocean dropped a surprise track over the weekend.

20 Of The Coolest Events Happening In L.A. This Weekvideo

20 Of The Coolest Events Happening In L.A. This Week

Here's what to do in L.A this week.

Local News Site Officially Declares April 25 As 'Moonlight' Day In Los Angeles

Local News Site Officially Declares April 25 As 'Moonlight' Day In Los Angeles

Yes, April 25th has officially been declared "La La Land" Day in Los Angeles, and no, we aren't standing for it.

Christie's Auction House Opens Flagship L.A. Art Space

Christie's Auction House Opens Flagship L.A. Art Space

Christie's auction house celebrated its Los Angeles opening last Wednesday with a party that reflected the lively, informal nature of the L.A. art scene—even with $450 million dollars' worth of art in the room.

Nathan Hill, Rosemarie Waldrop Among Authors Awarded Los Angeles Times Book Prizes

Nathan Hill, Rosemarie Waldrop Among Authors Awarded Los Angeles Times Book Prizes

The 37th Annual Awards honored 11 different contemporary authors.

Inside Marilyn Monroe's Brentwood Home, Now On The Market For $6.9 Million

Inside Marilyn Monroe's Brentwood Home, Now On The Market For $6.9 Million

Monroe bought the house in 1962, only a few months before her death.

Behold, The Beautiful Nobu Ryokan Malibu Hotel

Behold, The Beautiful Nobu Ryokan Malibu Hotel

The team behind the hotel includes Larry Ellison, Robert De Niro, and Nobu Matsuhisa.

Return to Eden: How L.A. State Historic Park Came To Be

Return to Eden: How L.A. State Historic Park Came To Be

The Great Lawn has of capacity for 15,000 people—the largest open space of any park in L.A.

MTV's VMAs Are Headed Back To L.A. From New York

MTV's VMAs Are Headed Back To L.A. From New York

The year's nominees will be announced in the coming weeks.

Our Favorite Times L.A. Was Featured In A Music Video

Our Favorite Times L.A. Was Featured In A Music Video

We're going on a tour of L.A. with Tupac, Randy Newman, Madonna, and more.

The 10 Best Places To Be Really, Really Stoned In Los Angeles

The 10 Best Places To Be Really, Really Stoned In Los Angeles

From museums to places where you can stuff your face, here are some spots that will keep your high going.

20 Of The Coolest Events Happening in L.A. This Weekvideo

20 Of The Coolest Events Happening in L.A. This Week

Check out these events if you're headed to #Nochella instead of #Coachella this weekend.

This Weekend's Cannabis Cup Has A Line-Up To Rival Coachella

This Weekend's Cannabis Cup Has A Line-Up To Rival Coachella

The Game, Nas, Wu-Tang Clan, A$ap Ferg, and Method Man & Redman will all be playing at the massive weed trade show.

Richard Simmons Gives First Interview In Three Years, Says He Is 'Not Missing'

Richard Simmons Gives First Interview In Three Years, Says He Is 'Not Missing'

Simmons was hospitalized earlier this week for stomach problems.

Twelve Of The Coolest L.A. Prints You Can Buy Online

Twelve Of The Coolest L.A. Prints You Can Buy Online

Because everyone needs to know how much you love L.A.

Here's An Inside Look At Disney's New Immersive Experience 'Star Wars Land'

Here's An Inside Look At Disney's New Immersive Experience 'Star Wars Land'

You'll get to pilot the Millennium Falcon with your friends.

Patrick Swayze's G-String, DeLorean, BBQ Smoker Are Up For Bid In This Crazy Auction

Patrick Swayze's G-String, DeLorean, BBQ Smoker Are Up For Bid In This Crazy Auction

There are items from 'Ghost,' 'Point Break,' 'Road House,' and 'Dirty Dancing.'

Coachella Style: People Wearing The Same Coachella Garbage Trends As Seen In Previous Years

Coachella Style: People Wearing The Same Coachella Garbage Trends As Seen In Previous Years

The masses at Coachella danced away Easter in white and tropical colors.

'Fox News: The Musical' Takes To The Stage This Weekend

'Fox News: The Musical' Takes To The Stage This Weekend

Catch the musical satire in North Hollywood from April 20 to April 23.

20 Of The Coolest Events Happening In Los Angeles This Weekvideo

20 Of The Coolest Events Happening In Los Angeles This Week

Fill your schedule with these 20 awesome events.

Every Dude's Tinder Profile In L.A., Translated

Every Dude's Tinder Profile In L.A., Translated

Some of the most common lines seen on profiles, translated into what they really mean.

Talking To Documentarian Lauren Greenfield About L.A., Celebrity Culture And 'Generation Wealth'

Talking To Documentarian Lauren Greenfield About L.A., Celebrity Culture And 'Generation Wealth'

"Generation Wealth," an exhibit of Greenfield's work spanning 25 years, is currently at the Annenberg Space for Photography.

Coachella Style, Weekend One: Princess Leia Hair, Face Paint And So Much Denim

Coachella Style, Weekend One: Princess Leia Hair, Face Paint And So Much Denim

The best style shots from weekend one of Coachella 2017.

Photos: Immersive Visuals and Self-Reflective Art At Coachella 2017

Photos: Immersive Visuals and Self-Reflective Art At Coachella 2017

International artists bring their visions to the Coachella Valley.

The Internet Is Going Wild With Rumors Of Another New Kendrick Lamar Album

The Internet Is Going Wild With Rumors Of Another New Kendrick Lamar Album

Conspiracies abound for a follow-up to Kendrick's newest record.

Video: Sound Problems Sabotage Radiohead's Coachella Set

Video: Sound Problems Sabotage Radiohead's Coachella Set

During their headlining set at Coachella on Friday night, Radiohead was silenced by sound problems just three songs in, eventually walking off stage... again and again. According to Variety, "the sound glitches began only three songs into the band’s set, but grew much worse during opener '15 Step,' cutting out the final two minutes of the track. The band then left the stage." The Guardian reports that when they returned to the stage, they went...

National Parks Are Free This Weekend And Here Are The Best Ones Near L.A.

National Parks Are Free This Weekend And Here Are The Best Ones Near L.A.

National Park Week runs from April 15 to April 23.

Photos: Where To Attend Easter Sunrise Services In Los Angeles

Photos: Where To Attend Easter Sunrise Services In Los Angeles

The legendary Hollywood Bowl service is unfortunately not happening this year, but you have plenty of other options.

Soar Over City Hall, Union Station, The Santa Monica Pier, And More In This Captivating Drone Videovideo

Soar Over City Hall, Union Station, The Santa Monica Pier, And More In This Captivating Drone Video

There's also a close-up shot of that "bell tower" in Pershing Square.

This Year Set To Be The Most Crowded Coachella Yet

This Year Set To Be The Most Crowded Coachella Yet

Expect extra long lines at the Porta-Potty.

Get Your Tissues Out For Lovely 'Star Wars' Tribute To Carrie Fishervideo

Get Your Tissues Out For Lovely 'Star Wars' Tribute To Carrie Fisher

The Star Wars Celebration, celebrating the 40th anniversary of the beloved movie franchise, kicked off Thursday in Orlando. There's already been plenty of star power, with the likes of Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, George Lucas and more (Hayden Christensen? Sure) making appearances. While we likely have to wait until tomorrow, at the earliest, to see the first trailer for the next movie in the Skywalker saga, fans were treated to a lovely tribute video...

 Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Coolest Things To Do In Los Angelesvideo

Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Coolest Things To Do In Los Angeles

Here's what's happening in L.A. this Passover/Easter/Coachella weekend.

St. Louis Is Suing The NFL Over The Rams' Move To L.A.

St. Louis Is Suing The NFL Over The Rams' Move To L.A.

They say that the Rams' move to Los Angeles violated league relocation guidelines.

When Robert Evans Hosted Seder For Roman Polanski, Kirk Douglas, Warren Beatty And Walter Matthau

When Robert Evans Hosted Seder For Roman Polanski, Kirk Douglas, Warren Beatty And Walter Matthau

The legendary producer was in the process of wooing Polanski to direct "Chinatown."

The Top Eight Products Of The Coachella-Industrial Complex That Most Make Me Want To Die

The Top Eight Products Of The Coachella-Industrial Complex That Most Make Me Want To Die

From Khloé Kardashian's pre-torn denim Festival Season shorts to cannabis flower crowns.

Actually, Coachella Would Really Like To Land Kate Bush As A Headliner

Actually, Coachella Would Really Like To Land Kate Bush As A Headliner

After a "New Yorker" report claimed that Coachella had turned Bush down, Goldenvoice's CEO stepped out to refute the allegation.

Death And Property Values, Or How To Sell A House Where Someone Died

Death And Property Values, Or How To Sell A House Where Someone Died

Also, other matters of mortality and housing.

Netflix Is Moving Production Back To California

Netflix Is Moving Production Back To California

The company wants to invest in infrastructure over tax incentives.

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