Special Events

Hollywood Farmers Market

Every Sun from 8am-1pm. Farmers, artisans, food vendors and entertainment. Ivar and Selma Avenue between Hollywood and Sunset, (323) 463-3171. www.seela.org

Walk of Fame Ceremonies

Check web for upcoming Walk of Fame ceremonies (323) 469-8311. www.walkoffame.com

Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival

June 26-Sept 7 at 7pm, old zoo in Griffith Park. (818) 710-6306. www.iscla.org/griffith-park-festival

And the Nominees Are...Emmys ® 2014" Exhibition
July 23-September 14,  the  Museum of Hollywood, is celebrating the 66th Primetime Emmy® Award nominees of 2014 with the largest ever exhibition of costumes, props and more from Emmy®-nominated television programs.  http://thehollywoodmuseum.com/        
 
 

PSYCHE: A Modern Rock Opera

August 29 thru September 28 at the Greenway Court Theatre, 544 North Fairfax Avenue in Hollywood. psyche@psycherockopera.com​​

Ashley Ruth Jones and Michael Starr star as Psyche and Eros in "PSYCHE: A Modern Rock Opera" playing at the Greenway Court Theatre.   PHOTO CREDIT:   Barry Weiss

Monthly Star Party at the Griffith Observatory

Aug 30, 2-9:45pm. www.griffithobservatory.org/pstarparties

  

8th Annual Hollywood Dell Summer BBQ & Pet Parade
Monday (Labor Day) September 1st, 2-6pm, GREAT Greek food, Pet parade, bouncy house, plenty of seating, live music. http://hollywooddell.com/

Hollywood Bowl Special Fireworks Show

Sept 4, Appalachian Spring. www.hollywoodbowl.com

The 4th Annual LA EigaFest

Sep 12th - 14 th, 2014 at the Egyptian Theater, Chinese Theatres, and Loew's Hollywood Hotel . LA's premiere Japanese film Festival to feature a 60 th Anniversary Retrospective of Godzilla. www.LAEigaFest.com

Hollywood Bowl Special Fireworks Shows-The Simpsons

Friday & Saturday, September 12 & 13, 8pm, Sunday September 14, 7:30pm. The Simpsons is widely considered to be one of the greatest TV shows of all time - 28 Primetime Emmys®! The longest running American sitcom ever continues to thrive with its dead-on satire and razor-sharp wit. Journey from the Springfield Bowl to the Hollywood Bowl for this unprecedented event, as the orchestra accompanies your favorite scenes on the big screen. www.hollywoodbowl.com 

EAT.DRINK.ART. A Kaleidoscope of the Senses

September 13, 7:00 to 11:00 p.m. The Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery's multifaceted fundraiser invites Angelenos to tempt their palettes with delectable food, artisanal spirits and a stimulating celebration of art in all its forms. $30 in advance; $40 at the door.  lamag.org

The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Sept 19-Oct 26 Tony award winning play at Actor's Co-op.www.actorsco-op.org

Angel City Jazz Festival: Full Circle

Sept 19-28 at five venues http://angelcityjazz.com

Disney Live! Mickey's Music Festival

Sept 19-21 at the Dolby Theatre. www.ticketmaster.com

Halloween Horror Nights

Select nights, Sept 19 thru Oct 19. Universal Studios Hollywood. Halloween Horror Nights" brings together the sickest minds in horror to immerse guests in the living, breathing, three-dimensional world of the most notorious and terrifying creatures.  5 terrifying mazes including brand new ""An American Werewolf in London," "Dracula, Untold," "Alien vs Predator," "The Purge Anarchy," and "SyFy's Face Off," and more.  www.halloweenhorrornights.com/hollywood

Sunset Strip Music Festival

Sept 20-21. A two day street fest in West Hollywood. www.sunsetstripmusicfestival.com

 

Sound of Music sing-a-long at the Hollywood Bowl

Sept 20, 6pm. www.hollywoodbowl.com

 

22nd Annual Thai Cultural Day

Sept 21, Barnsdall Art Park. Features Thai antiques, arts and craft, massages, and kickboxing.  www.thaiculturalcenter.org

Los Angeles Filmforum presents Future Tense

September 21, 7:30pm. Egyptian Theatre. collection of video and sonic works that can be seen to represent these parallel futures through abstraction, performance and narrative. http://www.lafilmforum.org/

Beyond Fest 2014

Sept 25 -Oct 5. Egyptian theatre. www.beyond-fest.com  

The 13th Annual Italian Feast of San Gennaro

Sept 26-28. 1651 N. Highland Ave. Includes family-friendly activities, live bands, cultural performances, stand-up acts, cooking classes, cooking competitions, and Italian food. http://feastofla.org/

West Hollywood Book Fair: Weho Reads - Noir

Sept 27, 1pm. West Hollywood Library and Park. 647 N. San Vicente Blvd.  Literary panels, book signings, readings, theatre, music and special outdoor screening of Who Framed Roger Rabbit. www.weho.org/residents

The Autry's Annual Gala

Sept 27, 6pm. Celebrating Route 66: The Road and the Romance. Black tie or dressy western. Reservations required. (323) 495-4331. http://theautry.org/annual-gala

Haunted Hayride                                                               

Oct 3-Oct 31. Select nights at the Old Zoo in Griffith Park. Terrifying and awesome echoes from the riff. http://losangeleshauntedhayride.com

Barnsdall Outdoor Movie Nights

Oct 4-Oct 25. Friday night modern classics and beverage tastings at Barnsdall Park. Doors open at 5:30pm. www.barnsdall.org

80th anniversary of the premiere of the 1934 version of CLEOPATRA

Oct 5, 8pm, Egyptian Theatre. Starring Claudette Colbert and directed by Cecil B. DeMille. The film is known for its slinky, risqué costumes. Girls Drawing Girls, an organization for women in animation and illustration will be putting together an art show which is themed with the show - Cleopatra inspired Pin Ups. There will be music and drinks after the screening. http://www.americancinemathequecalendar.com/egyptian_theatre_events

National Hispanic Heritage Month Brunch

Sat - Sun, Oct 4-5, 9am 1:00pm at Crossroads West Café. Reservations: (323) 495-4329 or e-mail catering@theautry.org

15th Annual Polish Film Festival  

Oct 7-16. Opening night at the Egyptian Theatre. Also at Laemmle's Sunset 5, 800 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood. www.polishfilmla.org 

Autry Explorers: Global Cardboard Challenge...Autry Style

Oct 12, 1-4pm. Use your imagination to transform stacks of cardboard into 3-D creations such as stagecoaches, horses, western town. http://theautry.org/programs

30th Annual AIDS Walk Los Angeles

Oct 12.  Raising vital funds for AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) and other AIDS service organizations throughout Los Angeles County.  www.aidswalk.net

Scream Fest Horror Film Festival

Oct 14-23. TCL Chinese 6 Theatres. The largest and longest running horror film festival in the U.S.  screamfestla.com

Hollywood Film Festival

Oct 16-19. Arclight Cinema. Presents a unique combination of socially conscious filmmakers, emerging artists and master. hollywoodfest.com

2014 Fall Festival

October 18-19. Two day festival with live music, kid-friendly petting zoo, arts & crafts, and world-famous pie-eating contests at the Original Farmers Market. www.farmersmarketla.com

Eek! At the Greek

Oct 19, 7pm., Greek Theatre. Arthur B. Rubinstein , Symphony In The Glen and Nederlander Concerts will summon goblins, ghouls and all things ghostly for a symphonic Halloween extravaganza for the whole family. Safe trick-or-treating at 5:30pm in the Greek Theatre Plaza. http://www.greektheatrela.com/events/event_details.php?id=2786

Dia de Los Muertos

Nov 1, 12pm-midnight at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. A vibrant traditional procession in the home of Hollywood's Immortals with traditional Aztec blessings, regional musical dance performances, over 100 altars created by members of the community, costume contest for the best dressed Calaca (skeleton), children's arts project area presented by LACMA and tons of food vendors from around Los Angeles! www.ladayofthedead.com/

AFI Fest

Nov 6-13. Chinese 6 Theatres and Egyptian Theatre. Annual celebration of international cinema from modern masters and emerging filmmakers. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recognizes AFI FEST as a qualifying festival for both Short Films categories of the annual Academy Awards®. www.afi.com

19th Annual International Family Film Festival

Nov 7-9. A screenplay competition and film competition. Raleigh Studios, Hollywood. www.iffilmfest.org

American Indian Arts Marketplace 2014

Nov 8 & 9, 10am-5pm. Southern California's largest Native American art show brings together more than 180 top Native Artists. Meet the artists to learn more about traditional and contemporary Native arts. TheAutry.org/Marketplace

24th Annual Zoo Photo Day

Nov 9th 7:30 am- 4pm. Hands-on workshops and staffed stations help novice photographers learn basics of wildlife photography at the L.A. Zoo. http://lazoo.org/events

American Indian Arts Marketplace

Nov 8-9. Southern California's largest American Indian Arts Marketplace at the Autry National Center. http://theautry.org

2014 Hollywood Music in Media Awards

Nov 4, 7pm. The Fonda. http://www.hmmawards.org/

American Road Documentary Screening

Nov 13, 6pm at the Autry.  A  feature documentary that delves into the artistic, musical, and literary resonances of the mystique of the road. It won Best Documentary at the AMFM Fest in 2013.  www.theautry.org

17th International Arpa Film Festival

Nov 14-16, Egyptian Theatre.Emphasis on filmmakers' unique artistic vision, cultural diversity and social understanding. Unique stories of the human spirit. www.ArpaFilmFestival.com