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Get Out: Haircuts & Popsicles, Festival in East L.A., L.A. Record 100 Closing Party, and Free Healthy Food

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Ride the Gold Line today (Photo by faria! via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr)


Ride the Gold Line today (Photo by faria! via the LAist Featured Photos pool on Flickr)
Haircuts & Popsicles
So basically those are the exact two things that will will be going on as part of Haircuts and Popsicles. "Celebrate the summer with specialty popsicles, haircuts, and performance. Filmmaker Josh Lee will sell his inventively flavored popsicles to onlookers while they watch haircuts and buzz cuts performed by artists in the gallery space. The hair clippings will accumulate for the duration of the performance, resulting in a sculptural work.Walk-ins are welcome. No appointments are necessary." Haircuts: Free, Popsicles: $3. Actual Size, Chinatwon, 1-6 pm. [Facebook]

East L.A.'s Summer ArtsFest 2010
East Los Angeles welcomes the community and visitors to the first weekend of their Summer ArtsFest 2010 at the Civic Center--right along the Gold Line. Events are happening all day: Farmers’ Market (9am to 3pm); East L.A. Library Programs/Activities (10am to 5pm); Artwalks, Featuring local artists and artisans. Introducing guided tour of public art (Noon to 5pm); Live Latin Jazz performance by Along for the Ride at 5 pm, and a drumming session/dance party at 7 pm. Free. 4801 East Third St, Los Angeles, CA 90022

L.A. Record 100 Festival Closing Party
A concert and party to celebrate L.A. Record's 100th issue and to cap off a series of celebration. See John Carpenter, Chicano Batman, The Blank Tapes, The Branches, Manhattan Murder Mystery, DJ Turquoise Wisdom, L.A. Record DJs, and surprise special guests. At the 6th Street Warehouse [1269 E 6TH ST. LA, CA 90189], 7 pm. $7 or free with L.A. Record 100 Card.

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Greenleaf Freebies
Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop, known for gourmet, made-to-order salads, wraps, and sandwiches made with organic, locally sourced produce and freshly grilled proteins, is serving free samples of its health-minded eats. Today from 10:30 am to 2pm guests can enjoy bites of Greenleaf’s signature salads at the Body Factory on Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood.