LA Agenda Sept. 26-Oct. 2
Thurs. Sept. 26, 5-9 p.m.
420 & 500 Broadway, Santa Monica
Forget happy hour! Skip your evening cocktail (or just postpone it), and recover from your stressful work week with a little retail therapy. Get an uh-mazing 50% off at this one-day private event before the weeklong sale starts on Friday.
Thurs. Sept. 26, 6:15 p.m.
4451 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey
Ocean views, romantic lighting, and an exquisite meal. Sounds like the perfect date night, right? Let yourself be wined and dined with a delish one-night-only menu, plus vino pairings from Darioush winery. The Napa vineyard is known for their reds, but you’ll get to pick your favorite from their wider selection as you nosh on their always awesome seasonal menu.
Sat. Sept. 28, 2 p.m.
LA Center Studios, 1201 West 5th St. T-110, Downtown
Move over Germany! America’s getting into the beer festival game. Show your support for the red, white, and blue by indulging in a little weekend debauchery with your girlfriends. Everyone deserves a bit of beer-fueled fun now and then. You can always restart your diet tomorrow! U-S-A! U-S-A!
Sat. Sept. 28, 7 p.m.-3 a.m.
Santa Monica Pier
Still sulking about missing out on Burning Man this year? Get a taste of the desert festival (without getting covered in dust) by hitting up this all-night art event. Feel free to get up close and personal with the pieces you like.
Sun. Sept. 29, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice
Fun for the whole family! Kids can enjoy face painting and pony rides while the grownups can enjoy the beer garden and music venues. Spend the day perusing over 300 craft vendors, sampling bites from the food trucks, and riding the Ferris wheel.
Sun. Sept. 29, 3:30-6 p.m.
Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Ave., Hollywood
Home to the world’s first Thai Town, LA boasts some pretty amazeballs Thai cuisine. Join chef Jet Tila (and a host of other awesome local chefs) as you sample all of the salty, sweet, and spicy goodness Thailand has to offer. For dessert, enjoy a little eye candy — we hear mega hottie (and Thai food megafan) chef Curtis Stone will stop by to meet fans and join the culinary panel.
Sun. Sept. 29, 5-8 p.m.
Siren Cube at Siren Studios, 6500 Sunset Blvd., Hollywood
We love lending a hand to a great cause, especially when lending a hand means getting to sample yummy dishes from around LA and learning a few tricks of the trade from expert chefs and mixologists. Proceeds go to Project Angel Food and its meal prep and delivery program. Charity has never been so delicious!
xx, The FabFitFun LA Team