LA Agenda Jan. 24-30
Through Fri. Feb. 1, various times
Remember that restaurant you’ve always wanted to try? Especially the super pricey one? Book a reservation now, because hundreds of LA’s top restaurants are offering specially selected and priced three-course meals for lunch and dinner!
Thurs. Jan. 24, 8-10 p.m.
The Levantine Café, 5998 W. Pico Blvd., Mid-Wilshire
A monthly feature at The Laugh Factory and some of LA’s best Improv clubs, the Sultans of Satire specialize in Middle Eastern stand-up comedy and being politically incorrect. But don’t worry—the comics come from more than a dozen cultures of the Middle East and North Africa, so every culture gets its fair representation…of jokes.
Fri. Jan. 25, 5 p.m.
Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena
Sonia Sotomayor is one hard working lady who many people look up to! If you’re a fan of hers, now’s your chance to meet her as she signs your copy of her book!
Sat. Jan. 26, 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
Alhambra High School, 101 S. 2nd St., Alhambra
Even if you’re not a dancer, this event might just inspire you to shake your hips like Shakira. Workshops like “dancing to dubstep” and “Romany punk fusion and fantasy” showcase the best of belly dance genres until 2:30 p.m.; then the real party begins!
Sat. Jan. 26, 1-5 p.m.
Arena Nightclub, 6655 Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood
Who doesn’t love an excuse to drink beer on a Saturday afternoon? Beer lovers come together and enjoy some of the world’s best winter beers and some unique brewers!
The Luckman Gallery, 5151 State University Drive, El Sereno
Sat. Jan. 26, 6-9 p.m.
Peek into Andy Warhol’s brain with these Polaroids from the ’70s and ’80s. Ranging from the sublime to the mundane, these snapshots later inspired paintings and other work.
Sat. Jan. 26-Sun. Jan. 27, various times
Various LA County Museums
The double entendre of this event’s title says it all. With almost 20 museums around LA opening their doors free of charge to any visitors, feel free to have a total culture free for all this weekend and see all those pricey exhibits you missed once you lost your college ID!
Sundays through Mar. 3, various times
Gladstone’s, 17300 Pacific Coast Highway, Pacific Palisades
Rise and shine with some free yoga and breakfast by the beach—all levels welcome! After you’ve mastered your downward dog, refuel with light, healthy breakfast options like yogurt, granola parfaits, or poached eggs with avo.
Wed. Jan. 30, 6:45-9:15 p.m.
Cook LA, 10938 Ventura Blvd., Studio City
Whether you have to eliminate gluten from your diet or just choose to, this cooking class is for you! Learn how to cook some delish italian dishes that are all gluten-free. Everything from appetizers to pasta to dessert is covered in this class suitable for all levels. Yum!
xx, The FabFitFun LA Team