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Echo Park Rising Echo Park will be overflowing with this four-day festival of music, food, and art! Expect a slew of great bands and I bet you will discover some new ones too. $20+; Through Sunday, 1 pm; 1822 W. Sunset Blvd, The Echoplex is located below The Echo, enter through the alley at 1154 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA Some Like it Hot at Hollywood Forever Cemetery Two musicians (Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon) go on the run from Chicago...

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The Princess Bride at Hollywood Forever Cemetery Celebrate true love with a 30th anniversary screening of The Princess Bride. Follow the adventures of a chivalrous stable boy (Cary Elwes) who pledges his love to Princess Buttercup (Robin Wright). The princess is kidnapped and forced to marry a devious prince, and Westley must face dangers to get her back. Dress for their fairy-tale photo booth and picnic on the beautiful Fairbanks Lawn under the stars. $12-$16; Saturday, doors: 7:15 pm, move:...

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Succulent Driftwood Planter Workshop Join in the Harvest Garden for a hands-on workshop where you’ll create your own mini succulent garden, using found wood as a base. Descanso horticulture staff will provide expert guidance on working with succulents and design. $20 members/$30 non-members, includes materials; Saturday, 10-11:30 am; 1418 Descanso Dr, La Cañada Flintridge, 91011; 818.949.7980 KCET’s Earth Focus Environmental Film Festival The inaugural film festival features five films tackling the most important and relevant global environmental issues. Celebrity environmental activists including Raphael...

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FYF FEST FYF Fest has moved to July this year after nearly a decade in August and September. Catch headliners like Missy Elliot, Frank Ocean, Nine Inch Nails, and Björk. $109+; Friday-Sunday; Exposition Park, 700 Exposition Park Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90037 Stand By Me at Hollywood Forever Cemetery Grab your cherry-flavored Pez and revisit the band of outsiders in the nostalgic coming-of-age classic. Based on a story by Stephen King, four twelve-year-old boys from a small town in the 1950s set out...

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TRAIN L.A. with Jillian Michaels You have the chance to train with Jillian Michaels in a small, intimate setting at the Shrine! The workout is a 45-minute session in her signature kick-ass style, followed by a 45-minute “hang out,” where you will have a chance to meet Jillian and engage in a Q&A! Portion of all proceeds will be donated to Stand Up To Cancer. $84; Saturday, 10:30 am; 665 W Jefferson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007; 213.748.5116A League of Their Own at Hollywood...