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Valentine’s Day Wellness at SoSpa and Le Salon Relax and rejuvenate while spending a romantic day of pampering at SoSPA and Le Salon. Whether you are sharing the day with a loved one, your friends, or simply treating yourself, these glamorous offerings are the perfect way to celebrate this heartfelt day! This year, Sofitel’s luxury signature spa is offering two exclusive romantic offers for amazing couple wellness experiences. Offer 1 is So Valentine’s Special and is the traditional couples massage followed...

Valentine’s Day & Anti-Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day at Sofitel’s Estérel Restaurant and Riviera 31 Spend Valentine’s Day at Estérel Restaurant for the most romantic Mediterranean rendezvous. Escape along the shores of the legendary Mediterranean Sea with exclusive aphrodisiac-inspired recipes, blending spices and flavors for an unforgettable palate experience. Fennel, lemon and truffle awaken the senses, while the sea meets the land in delicious dishes such as the Oyster and Leek Fondue, and the Ruby Red Trout with Sautéed Kale. Riviera 31 as you enjoy the unique Love...

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Monday: Pop-Up Magazine Join in this event that is sort of “live magazine” experience. The Pop-Up Magazine’s Winter Issue will be hitting the Ace Hotel for a night of stories, visual art, music, animation, photography, and even shadow theater. Aparna Nancherla, whose voice you might know from BoJack Horseman and whose face you might know from Crashing will be in attendance. $35-$49; Monday; 929 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90015 Sunset Yoga 1,000 Feet Up Build strength, balance and flexibility with the city scape as...

Weekend

Natural History Museum’s First Fridays What makes L.A. the capital of the 21st century? Weaving together nature, culture, and creativity, this year’s “First Fridays” series scopes out Los Angeles as the lab and factory for much of what makes the modern world modern. Longtime Los Angeles Times journalist, author, and Emmy-winning public television and radio host Patt Morrison is joining the NHM again this year as moderator for our five-part series. They also welcome back their resident KCRW DJ is Anthony Valadez, along with guest DJs...

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Monday: Galleria Park Hotel Reveals a Multimillion-Dollar Renovation and Redesign A local staple in San Francisco, this hotel dates back over a century and is built upon the site of the former Occidental Hotel and Lick House, hailed as two of the West Coast’s most luxurious hotels in the late 1800s, and arguably home to the birth of the Martini cocktail. After a major earthquake and fire destroyed the properties in 1906, the site was rebuilt in 1911 as The...