Thursday, January 29, 2015

This Weekend

  • Feeding Frenzy: Truckit Fest

    Eat your way through a sprawling seven-block maze packed with over 30 of LA’s best gourmet food trucks.

    Skin art: Scope the Tattify tent to get temporarily tattooed with a pop culture-inspired design

    Tonight 6:30p. Truckit Fest Lot, 246 S. Spring St., Downtown (323-391-3378). Free.

    Nearby: Bar 107; The Edison; Redwood Bar & Grill

  • Acoustic Actor: John C. Reilly & Friends

    Hear the multi-talented actor/musician/comedian belt out the country-bluegrass blues with heartfelt authenticity.

    Banjo beginnings: Locals RT N’ The 44s open with a stirring set of ghostly, spaghetti western-tinged bluegrass.

    Fri 7p. The Sanctuary, 235 Hill St., Santa Monica. $5-10 suggested donation.

    Nearby: Basement Tavern; Library Alehouse; The Galley

  • Altruistic Boozing: Man vs. Bar 8 Pub Crawl

    Help fight leukemia and lymphoma by rocking your best ‘80s garb and getting hammered at four Santa Monica pubs.

    Sushi sendoff: Wokcano has last call — pair their seared tuna and jalapeno sashimi with a peacock roll.

    Sat 2p. Third Street Promenade, 1351 Third St., Santa Monica. $20 donation.  

    Nearby: Copa d'Oro; Chez Jay; Viceroy

  • Postcard Precocity: Twitter Art Exhibit Reception

    The artistic equivalent of 140 characters or less at this Twitter-curated showcase means hundreds of postcard-sized pieces.

    Creepy cute: Seven artists unveil fantastical paintings that blend the magnificent with the macabre.

    Sat 7p. Exhale Unlimited Gallery, 953 Chung King Rd., Chinatown (213-626-8065). Free.

    Nearby: Las Perlas; Wurstküche; Seven Grand

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