Downtown Los Angeles Archive

May Mix Off Competition

A stately glass structure rising above LA Live, the JW Marriott watches over all the hottest events downtown. The JW, if I may deign to be so familiar, is home to many world class dining establishments, including Wolfgang Puck’s WP24 & Nest, Ford’s Filing ...Read More

What are you doing for Repeal Day?

If Drinking had a high holiday, that holiday would be Repeal Day. On December 5, 1933, the 21st Amendment was fully ratified in our Constitution which effectively repealed the 18th Amendment, the very malefactor that had brought about Prohibition in the first place. Thus, drinking ...Read More

Artisanal LA

Artisanal LA = Handmade to the max.  Celebrate Earth Day & Spring with the best that handmade LA has to offer. Featuring 200+ edible and home good makers, artisans, food crafters and chefs plus local art installations, author book signings, panels, workshops and demonstrators, Artisanal ...Read More

New Year’s 2014

What are your plans for New Year’s Eve? Procrastinating, obviously. Well in case you still need last minute plans, here are a couple different options to ring in the New Year in the City of Angels. Family Friendly Grand Park Downtown has a fun ...Read More

Renegade Craft Fair – Holiday Edition

If you missed Unique LA’s Holiday Show, don’t fret. Renegade is this weekend…and it’s FREE. Head over to The Cornfields, aka Los Angeles State Park, and find that unique gift that eluded you last weekend. Yes, Renegade is for all you holiday procrastinators who ...Read More

Unique LA {Christmas Edition}

Looking for that perfect gift for your person of interest who has friggin’ everything?  Well, lucky for you, my favorite circus of local hipster-handmades is coming to town!  Unique LA is now a huge deal and has morphed into the STATE OF UNIQUE  which ...Read More

Happy Thanksgiving… and Black Friday

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  I hope you spent the day with people you love and ate your fill of savory and sweet.  I brought two dishes to Thanksgiving: bacon scalloped potatoes, to take a few years off your life and a kale brussel sprout salad ...Read More

Million Dollar Theater

Million Dollar Theater by DonSolosan for Last Remaining Seats On June 22, The Los Angeles Conservancy and Last Remaining Seats opened the doors of the Million Dollar Theater to bring us Zoot Suit in conjunction with the Latin American Cinemateca of Los Angeles. Zoot ...Read More

LARF it up.

You know that secret dream you have to be a contestant on the Amazing Race?  Yes, I’m talking to you, armchair quarterbacks of Over-The-Top-Reality-Race-Shows.  Give praise and thanks to creators Larry & Bob for their string of immersive races known as LARF® (aka LA ...Read More