Friday, November 28, 2014

This Weekend

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  • Thirsty Thursday: DJ & Cocktails with TDR

     
    Find your perfect match (or weekend fling) at a singles bash that includes a drink on the house and live DJ on the decks.
     
    Tipple talk: Sip scotch with German artist Manfred Müller as he discusses his wide-ranging Barnsdall Park exhibition.
     
    Tonight 7-11p. The Churchill, 8384 W. 3rd St., W. Hollywood (323-655-8384). $10-15 here; $20 door.

    Nearby: Son of a Gun; Joan's on Third; Toast

  • Succinct Cinema: Oscar-Nominated Live-Action Shorts

     
    Ace your Oscar pool by being the only guy at the viewing party who's actually seen all of the nominated films. 
     
    Toon time: Stick around afterwards to watch all five of the live-action shorts’ Oscar-nominated animated companions.
     
    Fri 7:30p. Egyptian Theatre, 6712 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood (323-461-2020). $11 here.

    Nearby: Loaded; Hemingway's; Beso

  • Sketch Comedy: Picture This!

     
    Your new favorite artistic expression starts with free Angel City brews and ends with animators drawing stand-up comedians.
     
    Masochism musical: Dreading the 50 Shades movie? Taking your girl to BDSM parody 50 Shades! The Musical could get you off the hook.
     
    Fri 8:30p. Trepany House at the Steve Allen Theater, 4773 Hollywood Blvd., Los Feliz (323-666-4268). $10 here.

    Nearby: Rockwell Table & Stage; Fred 62; Home Restaurant

  • Fat Saturday: 25th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration

     
    Start earning your beads a few days early with authentic Cajun cuisine, Dixie beers, and Grammy-nominated zydeco bands.
     
    Mardi Gras mashup: Bootie LA busts out the masks and feathers for Saturday night’s first-ever Mardi Gras Mashquerade.  
     
    Sat & Sun Noon. Farmers Market, 6333 W. 3rd St., Fairfax (323-933-9211)

    Nearby: Mercado; Rosewood Tavern; The Grove

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