Happy Go Lucky Exhibit
The latest in Insta-worthy experiences is Sunnyhue’s dreamy Happy Go Lucky Exhibit. Flush with pastel mermaid moments, a diamond-encrusted hallway, and an ocean of sunflowers, Happy Go Lucky is the perfect pop for your feed during this month of chilly, rainy days. Sunnydays is hooking you up with a special holiday offer of 20% off ticket prices when you use code ‘THANKS’ at checkout. Buy your tickets here.
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New on the Eastside is the industrial and spacious, Atrium. Declared a “dinnertime star” by Eater LA, this hidden gem is not to be missed. Tucked into a Vermont Ave alleyway, Atrium flipped a previously unoccupied warehouse space into an elevated dining experience featuring a variety of LA flavors, including Grilled Cauliflower Shawarma, Dry Aged Steak with Szechuan Sauce, and Roasted Squash Agnolotti.Their olive-green, plush velvet booths and lush foliage are sure to make for the perfect escape.
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You already know them and love them so matcha, and now they’re coming to the West Coast. Cha Cha Matcha opens a new storefront in our neighborhood, West Hollywood, on December 7th. Cha Cha incorporates Ceremonial Grade Matcha Powder into their drinks to raise the bar on the quality of their pretty green sips. If their New York location is any indication of their new spot, every corner is sure to be a must-’gram.
Love Actually Live
For The Record returns to The Wallis with a multimedia musical celebration of Richard Curtis’ beloved holiday movie, Love Actually. The world premiere production of Love Actually Live, presented by special arrangement with Universal Pictures and Working Title Films, will transform the Wallis’ Bram Goldsmith Theater into a giant, immersive, cinema for the modern day. The production will include songs from the hit soundtrack, including “Christmas is All Around,” “The Trouble With Love Is,” “All Alone On Christmas” and more. Performed live by an all-star cast and 15-piece orchestra. Click here for tickets.
Brought to you by the owners of Cafe Gratitude and Juice Served here, popping up in the up-and-coming neighborhood of West Adams is Highly Likely. Not only is the natural light out of this world, but the breezy atmosphere of light wood and plenty of plants is beautifully accented with a graphic mural. The daytime menu of bowls, sandwiches, and salads features specially sourced ingredients like @bubandgrandmas bread, Niman Ranch bacon, and a HiLi Hot Sauce brewed and bottled specifically for Highly Likely’s kitchen. In the evenings, the menu transitions to a late night menu, featuring unique bites and apps like Nacho Fries, Burrata Toast, and a Grass-Fed Burger to pair with their lineup of French wines.
Check out their pop-up events with rotating floral trucks and a Sunday Suppers pop-up dinner series hosted by Chef Kat Turner (@katturnerwashere). Check out the Eventbrite for tickets to their next event here.
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The 10th Annual Santa Monica Pub Crawl kicks off this Saturday at 5pm in Santa Monica, CA. Drink around the city’s best bars and restaurants to raise money for those in need during the holidays through a partnership with Westside Food Bank. With your SMPC wristband you will receive drink and food specials at the participating locations.
Participants are asked to dress in Santa/Holiday attire so that the streets of Santa Monica will be filled with merry cheer. Crawlers must sign up online, Pay a $15 entrance fee (in advance), choose a route and collect their wristband and map at their official starting location. (see all routes here) For more information on the crawl, check out their website.
Smack dab in the middle of West Hollywood, Poppy has always been one of our favorite spots. This year they’re serving up a New Year’s offer that can’t be beat. Tickets start at $94 for a 5-hour premium open bar premium open bar and live music from one of The h.wood Group’s best DJs. Before the stroke of midnight, raise a glass of complimentary champagne and join the DJ in a live countdown to 2019. Have a little extra holiday cash to throw at your NYE celebration? Pick from a selection of VIP table packages featuring priority admission, reserved seating, and bottle service. Click here to buy your tickets.
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KCRW hosts their annual Prohibition New Year’s Eve party at the glamorous and historic Union Station. General Admission tickets start at $185 and include an open bar of champagne and premium spirits. LA based duo CLASSIXX will take the main stage at the midnight hour to perform an energetic, disco-inspired DJ set. Further musical support includes internationally touring saxophonist Justin Ward, Los Angeles’ own DJ Gadachy, Jackie Emerald, MDA DJ’s Daniel Minaya & Mogli, along with jazz ensemble Lyndsay & the All Nighters, and burlesque performances from Dollhouse Entertainment. Click here to buy your tickets.
Written by our Brand Communications Coordinator, Kaeleigh Morrison.
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