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

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

The 4th Annual LA EigaFest

Sept 12 - 14, 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


Tarfest

Sept 20, 1-8pm. Hancock Park. 5801 Wilshire Blvd. Free
Music, food, children's activities and more . http://www.tarfest.com/

www.tarfest.com/


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

Sept 20, 6pm. www.hollywoodbowl.com


Low Hanging Fruit

Sept 20-Oct 26. World Premiere at Zephyr Theatre http://www.zephyrtheatre.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  


Banshee

Sept 26 -Nov 1. West Coast premiere at Theatre of Note. www.theatreofnote.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


LOS ANGELES ZOO'S HISPANIC HERITAGE CELEBRATION

Sept 27-28, 10am to4 pm Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens FEATURES LIVE PERFORMANCES BY THE MARIACHI DIVAS AND OTHER ENTERTAINMENT, LATIN AMERICAN-INSPIRED CRAFT PROJECTS FOR YOUNGSTERS, AND SPOTLIGHT ON ANIMALS FROM LATIN AMERICA, SOUTH AMERICA AND MEXICO. www.lazoo.org
http://www.mariachidivas.com/

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

3rd Annual Sunset & Dine

Oct 2, 5-9 p.m. Taglyan Complex, 1201 Vine Street. Beer and wine, food samples from local restaurants, live music, and childrens' entertainment.  Benefits The Center at Blessed Sacrament homeless services.
http://sunsetanddine.org

www.sunsetanddine.org


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 


GERMAN CURRENTS 2014
October 9-12, 2014, at the Egyptian Theatre

Presented by the American Cinematheque and  the Goethe-Institut Los Angeles

Join us for the eighth German Currents Showcase, featuring some of the best films of the past year from Germany and German-speaking neighbors Switzerland and Austria, including Germany's official Oscar submission BELOVED SISTERS and Austria's official Oscar submission THE DARK VALLEYhttp://www.goethe.de/ins/us/los/en11320821.htm


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


RECENT SPANISH CINEMA XX
October 16-19, 2014, at the Egyptian Theatre
Presented by the American Cinematheque in collaboration with The Institute of Cinematography and Audiovisual Arts of Spain (ICAA) of the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport and EGEDA (Audiovisual Producers Rights Management Association). 
www.larecentspanishcinema.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


The Gun Show

Oct 24 -Nov 30. West Coast premiere at Moving Arts Theatre. http://movingarts.org


West Hollywood Halloween Costume Carnaval

Oct 31, 6-11pm. Santa Monica Blvd. between Doheny Dr. to La Cienega Blvd. Free.  www.weho.org


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/


2014 Hollywood Music in Media Awards

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


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 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


CINEMA ITALIAN STYLE

November 13-16, Egyptian and Aero Theatres Presented by the American Cinematheque in collaboration with Luce Cinecitta'. Join us at the Egyptian and Aero for our annual celebration of Italian cinema! There's something here for everyone, including several exciting U.S. premieres.  Cinema Italian Style


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


Possum Carcass

Nov 21-Dec 20. World premiere at Theatre of Note. www.theatreofnote.com


Hollywood Christmas Parade

Nov 30, 5:30-8pm. Hollywood Blvd to Vine St. to Sunset Blvd. Grandstand seats available. http://thehollywoodchristmasparade.org/grandstands