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Thanksgiving Feasting

Playa Provisions The four-in-one restaurant in Playa Vista is taking away the holiday stress by cooking up a traditional meal on Thanksgiving. Offerings include a choice between classic Turkey and Honey Mustard Crusted Ham, along with sides of Chicory Salad with blue cheese, pine nuts, apples, and sherry vinaigrette; Green Beans with creamy mustard vinaigrette; Roasted Acorn Squash with sage and brown butter; Sweet Sausage & Chestnut Stuffing; and Cranberry Sauce. Dessert include Maple Yams & Toasted Earl Grey Marshmallows and Pumpkin Pie. The kiddies can choose between classic Turkey and Honey Mustard Crusted Ham, along...

Brunching at Viviane

Viviane, located in the gorgeous Avalon Hotel Beverly Hills now offers brunch in the most perfect chic and mid-century modern California setting from 7 am-3 pm, Saturday and Sunday. Viviane features a California interpretation of classic European and American cuisine and their indoor/outdoor space was designed by Kelly Wearstler. The sleek vintage oasis has authentic 1950s-60s collection of vintage furniture and the space is the perfect respite from Los Angeles’ busy lifestyle. My friend, who was visiting from Florida, and I headed to Viviane for Sunday brunch...

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Monday: Plant Nite at Katsuya Glendale! Join Katsuya Glendale for plant nite to make a pumpkin patch in a slope bowl! Raise your glass to a NEW kind of night out! Grab your friends and spend two hours drinking, laughing, and showing off your green thumb in celebration of Halloween. The event begins promptly at 6:30pm on the 2nd floor. No experience necessary and all supplies provided. $56; Monday, 6:30 pm; 702 Americana Way, Glendale, CA 91210 Merge Opens Created by Celebrity Trainer Alfonso Moretti,...

Weekend

The 2017 Dia de los Muertos at Hollywood Forever For our 18th Annual Dia de los Muertos, we tip our feather and flower adorned hat to the Mexican artist José Guadalupe Posada.  Over 100 years ago, Posada gave us many of the foundational images of Dia de los Muertos that are still venerated today and which have become treasured images of Mexican culture and identity.  J.G. Posada reminds us that art is power – political and social speech – mass...

Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalow’s Glam&Go Blowout Service

Glam&Go is Santa Monica’s newest blow dry bar and it lives inside the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows. Erika Wasser is an on-air host, writer/comedian and founder of Glam&Go. With most of her beauty routine existing in green rooms, where 15-minutes to camera-ready styling was the norm, In 2014, she launched Glam&Go. This chain of blowdry bars embrace the backstage green room experience and produces express, efficient hair services. Glam&Go has partnered with gyms and hotels such as The Fairmont Miramar, Loews...