Thousands of events, openings and happenings.	One handy guide to make sense of it all.
Downtown LA Event Calendar

Thousands of events, openings and happenings.
One handy guide to make sense of it all.

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Events for Feb. 2011

Jan. 31, 2011Feb. 1, 2011

Film
In Focus: The Humorous Recent Video Art from Israel, Japan and Mexico
2/2/2011
REDCAT

Lecture/Debate
Joyce Appleby and Peter Barnes,
2/3/2011
ALOUD at the Central Library

Concert
First Fridays
2/4/2011
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Concert
Michael Feinstein
2/5/2011
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Workshop
Living the Five Agreements
2/5/2011
Founder's Center for Positive Spirituality

Miscellaneous
Parents' Night Out
2/5/2011
Ketchum-Downtown YMCA

Benefit
Casino Moderne
2/5/2011
Los Angeles Athletic Club

Art Walk
Things That Get Buffed
2/5/2011
Crewest Gallery

Scavenger Hunt
CityRace: The Great Chinatown Hunt
2/6/2011
Central Plaza

Tour
Shifting Gears Downtown Ride
2/6/2011
The Music Center

Performance
MARK DRESSER TRIO
2/7/2011
REDCAT

Performance
Icons of the Music Industry: Clive Davis
2/7/2011
The GRAMMY Museum

Lecture/Debate
Erwin Chemerinsky and John Eastman,
2/8/2011
ALOUD at the Central Library

Concert
Piano Spheres Presents the LA Piano Duo
2/8/2011
Zipper Concert Hall, Colburn School of Performing Arts

Workshop
Valentine POOCH PARADE
2/9/2011
Around Downtown

Lecture/Debate
Leslie Brody,
2/10/2011
ALOUD at the Central Library

Performance
Kodo
2/10/2011
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Opera
Dmitri Hvorostovsky
2/10/2011
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Concert
Camerata Pacifica
2/10/2011
Zipper Concert Hall at the Colburn School

Art Walk
Altervision 3-D Blacklight Experience
2/10/2011
Citizen LA's Downtown Artpark @ the Medallion

Special Event
Wine & Gourmet Chocolate Tasting
2/11/2011
Vault XXI Boutique Lounge

Special Event
Mingling Soiree & Wine Tasting
2/11/2011
J Lounge

Concert
Rock the Arts-Benefit for HS #9 and A Place Called Home
2/11/2011
Central LA High School #9

Special Event
The Unmasquerade
2/11/2011
California Market Center Atrium

Benefit
3rd Annual MojaMoja Pre-Grammy Awards Brunch and Concert
2/12/2011
AT&T Center

Concert
Chamber Music in Historic Sites
2/12/2011
Doheny Mansion, Pompeian Room

Performance
World City - Hot 8 Brass Band
2/12/2011
W.M. Keck Amphitheatre, Walt Disney Concert Hall

Film
Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
2/12/2011
Devils Night Drive In

none
Loving Memories: Victorian Keepsakes at CAAM
2/12/2011
California African American Museum

Museum
Stories that Sing with Victoria Burnett at CAAM
2/13/2011
California African American Museum

Appearance
Downtown Guides Info Square - Valentine's Day Edition
2/14/2011

Concert
NE-YO
2/14/2011
Nokia Theatre @ L.A. LIVE

Concert
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis
2/15/2011
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Dance
Kasper Toeplitz and Myriam Gourfink: Breathing Monster
2/15/2011
REDCAT

Performance
KASPER TOEPLITZ AND MYRIAM GOURFINK: BREATHING MONSTER
2/15/2011
REDCAT

Lecture/Debate
Sarah Shun-lien Bynum and Yiyun Li,
2/16/2011
ALOUD at the Central Library

Concert
L.A. Master Chorale Join Local Students to Perform
2/17/2011
Los Angeles County High School #9

Performance
The Warrior God
2/17/2011
Central Los Angeles High School #9

Sports
T-Mobile Rookie Challenge and Youth Jam
2/18/2011
Staples Center

Concert
Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom hosts Kevin Hart''s Official All-Star Afterparty
2/18/2011
Club Nokia @ L.A. LIVE

none
NBA All-Star FIT Run, Walk and Dribble
2/19/2011
Staples Center

Scavenger Hunt
CityRace: Olvera Street, El Pueblo & Beyond
2/19/2011
Olvera Street

Concert
The Colburn Academy Young Artists Performance Forum
2/20/2011
Mayman Hall at The Colburn School

Exhibit
Rollin' Out 365 Days of Black History Celebration
2/21/2011
California African American Museum

Miscellaneous
Rec Room
2/22/2011
The Lobby @ The Standard, Downtown LA

Museum
Wild and Peaceful: A Tribute to Teena Marie
2/22/2011
The GRAMMY Museum

Lecture/Debate
Dambisa Moyo,
2/22/2011
ALOUD at the Central Library

Concert
Simon Trpceski in Recital
2/22/2011
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Presentation
Pathways to Student-Athlete Success
2/23/2011
Millennium Biltmore Hotel

Presentation
Is Old Age Over? with Susan Jacoby
2/23/2011
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)

Special Event
End Childhood Hunger at Taste of the Nation Happy Hour at Border Grill
2/23/2011
Border Grill Downtown LA

Performance
The Petting Pantry
2/25/2011
Syrup Loft and Gallery

Performance
Icons of the Music Industry: Russell Simmons
2/25/2011
The GRAMMY Museum

Performance
Imagination Movers 'In A Big Warehouse' Tour
2/26/2011
Nokia Theatre @ L.A. LIVE

Lecture/Debate
An Afternoon of Chamber Music
2/26/2011
ALOUD at the Central Library

Concert
Chamber Music in Historic Sites
2/27/2011
LAPD Headquarters

Performance
Harlem Globetrotters
2/27/2011
STAPLES Center

Tour
Charles Phoenix’s “Disneyland” Tour of Downtown Los Angeles
2/27/2011
Union Station

Performance
An Evening With Roger Hodgson
2/28/2011
The GRAMMY Museum

Ongoing Events

Exhibit
'Ecosystems' at the California Science Center
3/25/2010 - 3/25/2011
California Science Center

Exhibit
Strange Kozmic Experience
4/5/2010 - 2/13/2011
GRAMMY Museum

Exhibit
A SELECTION OF WORKS FROM MOCA'S PERMANENT COLLECTION
7/13/2010 - 5/17/2011
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Grand Avenue

Exhibit
Remembering Angel Island
7/16/2010 - 5/29/2011
Chinese American Museum

Exhibit
Forty Years of Sesame Street Illustration: Selections from the Publishing Archive of Sesame Workshop
9/4/2010 - 4/30/2011
Central Library

Sports
LA Kings 2010-2011 Home Games
10/12/2010 - 4/11/2011
STAPLES Center

Sports
LA Clippers 2010/2011
10/12/2010 - 4/13/2011
STAPLES Center

Sports
LA Lakers - 2010/2011
10/13/2010 - 4/13/2011
STAPLES Center

Exhibit
American Tapestry: 25 Stories from the Collection
11/13/2010 - 4/17/2011
Japanese American National Museum

Exhibit
JOHN LENNON, SONGWRITER
12/7/2010 - 3/31/2011
GRAMMY Museum

Exhibit
Decolonizing Architecture
12/7/2010 - 2/6/2011
REDCAT

Exhibit
Dreams Deferred: Artists Respond to Immigration Reform
12/10/2010 - 5/22/2011
Chinese American Museum

Exhibit
SUPRASENSORIAL: EXPERIMENTS IN LIGHT, COLOR, AND SPACE
12/12/2010 - 2/27/2011
Geffen Contemporary at MOCA

Benefit
Win a Mini Cooper Raffle
1/2/2011 - 3/31/2011
Weingart Center

Theater
John Lithgow - Stories By Heart
1/4/2011 - 2/13/2011
Mark Taper Forum

Exhibit
Discover the Arts in Los Angeles
1/5/2011 - 4/30/2011
Downtown L.A.

Exhibit
“BREATHING WALLS”: a solo exhibit by the artist FRANCISCO ROMERO.
1/15/2011 - 2/27/2011
ADC Contemporary Art Gallery

Special Event
dineLA Restaurant Week
1/23/2011 - 2/4/2011
Various Downtown LA Restaurants

Holiday Event
Valentine's 2011: 5 Ways to Fall in Love...in Downtown LA
1/24/2011 - 2/14/2011
Downtown L.A.

Theater
Jane Fonda in 33 Variations
1/30/2011 - 3/6/2011
Ahmanson Theatre at the Music Center

Holiday Event
Celebrate Chinese New Year
2/2/2011 - 2/13/2011
Chinatown

Performance
George Herms: The Artist's Life
2/3/2011 - 2/5/2011
REDCAT

Presentation
Full STEAM Ahead! Classroom Techniques for Leveraging California’s Creative Economy
2/3/2011 - 2/4/2011
Millennium Biltmore Hotel

Lecture/Debate
ALOUD Lectures, Readings, Performances & Discussions - February 2011
2/3/2011 - 2/26/2011
Central Library

Museum
Hip-Hop: A Cultural Odyssey
2/5/2011 - 5/4/2011
The GRAMMY Museum

Exhibit
19th Annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design
2/8/2011 - 4/30/2011
FIDM Museum & Galleries

Dance
Association Noa-Cie Vincent Mantsoe: San
2/9/2011 - 2/13/2011
REDCAT

Theater
Wrinkles
2/10/2011 - 3/13/2011
East West Players

Exhibit
Things That Get Buffed
2/10/2011 - 2/27/2011
Crewest Gallery

Holiday Event
Valentine's Weekend at Noe Restaurant
2/11/2011 - 2/15/2011
Noe Restaurant & Bar

Holiday Event
Valentine's Day Weekend of Love
2/11/2011 - 2/14/2011
J Restaurant and Lounge

Special Event
Bagavagabonds TIME Art Explosion!
2/12/2011 - 2/13/2011
Dietch Art Continuum

Concert
Slatkin conducts Gershwin and Marsalis
2/12/2011 - 2/13/2011
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Special Event
Valentine's Weekend Saturday Night
2/12/2011 - 2/13/2011
Suede Bar & Lounge

Special Event
Love Sucks Edition of Trenday Tuesdays
2/15/2011 - 2/16/2011
Suede Bar & Lounge

Miscellaneous
Public Practice at the Music Center
2/15/2011 - 3/15/2011
Music Center

Special Event
B-List Socialife Website Launch Party
2/17/2011 - 2/18/2011
Suede Bar & Lounge

Special Event
NBA All-Star Weekend at Suede
2/18/2011 - 2/20/2011
Suede Bar & Lounge

Sports
NBA All-Star Events 2011
2/18/2011 - 2/21/2011
L.A. LIVE

Exhibit
Geoffrey Farmer
2/18/2011 - 4/10/2011
REDCAT

Sports
NBA All-Star Jam Session presented by Adidas
2/18/2011 - 2/21/2011
Los Angeles Convention Center

Concert
Schumann and Dvorák
2/18/2011 - 2/20/2011
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Toyota Symphonies for Youth: Jazz and the Orchestra
2/19/2011 - 2/26/2011
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Opera
Il Turco in Italia
2/19/2011 - 3/13/2011
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Performance
Studio: Winter 2011
2/19/2011 - 2/20/2011
REDCAT

Exhibit
Oil and Guts
2/20/2011 - 2/22/2011
The Continental Gallery

Special Event
NBA All-Star Game Viewing Party
2/20/2011 - 2/21/2011
Suede Bar & Lounge

Special Event
Forget Love at Suede
2/20/2011 - 2/21/2011
Suede Bar & Lounge

Exhibit
Wisdom Exhibit
2/21/2011 - 4/1/2011
Bank of America Plaza

Workshop
Cornerstone Theater Company Institute 2-Day Intensive
2/26/2011 - 2/27/2011
Cornerstone Theater Company

Shopping
The Makeup Show LA
2/26/2011 - 2/27/2011
California Market Center

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Regular Weekly Events

Certified Farmers Market @ Pershing Square | Every Wednesday
Farmers Market (Pershing Square on Wednesdays)
Every Wednesday, 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Certified Farmers Market @ FIGat7th
FIGat7th
Every Thursday, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Historic Downtown Farmers Market

Every Sunday, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Awakening
Exchange L.A.
Every Friday, 10:00 PM - 3:00 AM

Inception
Exchange L.A.
Every Saturday, 10:00 PM

Grand Park's Marketplace
Grand Park
Every Tuesday, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Certified Farmers Market @ Bank of America Plaza
Bank of America Plaza
Every Friday, 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM

OG Tasting Dinner @ Mo-chica
Mo-chica
Every Tuesday, 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Tuesday Wine Tasting Social
Urban Radish
Every Tuesday, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jazz Wednesdays @ The Radish
Urban Radish
Every Wednesday, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

An Urban Food Experience: Unplugged Sunday Brunch
Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites
Every Sunday, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM

Arts District Farmers Market

Every Thursday, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Trivia Night
SPiN LA at The Standard Downtown LA
Every Wednesday, 09:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Arts District Flea Market

Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Game Night
Grand Central Market
Every Thursday, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Acoustic Night with Rod Castro
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every Monday, 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Rafael Moreira's Jam Night
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every Tuesday, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Aaron Poland of The Warsaw Poland Brothers
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every Wednesday, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Chili Bowl at Nick + Stef's Steakhouse
Nick & Stef's Steakhouse LA
Every Sunday, Monday, Thursday, 03:00 PM - 10:00 PM


Regular Monthly Events

Downtown Neighborhood Council Meeting
Los Angeles Theatre
Every second Tuesday, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Art Walk

Every, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

DJ Son
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every second Friday, 9:00 PM - 2:00 AM

FIGat7th Kids Club - 2nd & 4th Saturdays
FIGat7th
Every second Saturday, 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

FIGat7th Art Walk Karaoke Happy Hour
FIGat7th
Every second Thursday, 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM



 
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