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Los Angeles Times‘ 22nd Annual Festival of Books The nation’s largest literary festival is headed to the University of Southern California. The event will feature more than 500 authors, celebrities, musicians, artists and chefs. On Friday, April 21, the 37th annual Book Prizes will honor reading and educational activist Ruebén Martinez with the Innovator’s Award, novelist Thomas McGuane with the Robert Kirsch Award for lifetime achievement, and 11 outstanding literary works published during the last year. Authors and celebrities scheduled to appear at the festival...

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Ciclavia-Culver City Meets Venice This massive bike-riding event closes down major streets to car traffic and becomes a huge, bike-riding, walking, skate boarding, running party all on the Westside.While you are enjoying your car free streets, swing by The Mar Vista, where Co-owner and Executive Chef D. Brandon Walker is serving up new signature brunch dishes like Egg Hot Pot with Applewood smoked bacon, Cured Salmon Loaded Potato, and Goat Cheese Chilaquiles (vegan alternatives available), while enjoying live music performed throughout the day. Free; Sunday, 9 am-4 pm; Culver City,...

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Chef Jeremiah Bullfrog Debuts New Dining Concept “Kiwicha” at LA’s Smorgasburg Critically acclaimed Miami Chef Jeremiah Bullfrog, founder of gastroPod Mobile Gourmet and the long-running P.I.G. culinary event series, is pleased to announce an exciting new pop-up dining venture: Kiwicha. Kiwicha is an ancient Peruvian superfood and presents a new approach to quick, simple, healthy eating. The Peruvian kiwicha seed, also known as amaranth, comes from a plant with broad green leaves and purple, red and gold seed heads and was widely cultivated by the...

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LA Auto Show Whether it’s new car shopping, learning about the latest technology or exploring an assortment of customized rides, there is something for everyone at this year’s show. The 2016’s edition of the industry-leading auto show is here and it always showcases cars you can only see here, plus the most generally drool-worthy cars anywhere. $5+; Through November 27; LA Convention Center, 1201 S. Figueroa Street Los Angeles, CA 90015 Snow Los Angeles Los Angeles turns into a winter wonderland at the new...

Labor Day Weekend

The Taste The Los Angeles Times‘ annual festival celebrating Southern California’s culinary scene is back. The Taste will transform the Paramount Pictures Studios backlot into the ultimate epicurean pop-up and block party over Labor Day weekend. Each of the five events includes unlimited tastings from the city’s best kitchens and a variety of wine, spirits and seasonal cocktails: Opening Night is Friday from 7:30-10:30 pm and it focuses on a collection of tastings, cocktail and wine offerings, and a chance to party with all of...