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Monday: FIG at FIVE Don’t miss getting half of most food and beverage menu items at FIG at The Fairmont Santa Monica. Enjoy Mediterranean inspired cuisine from the wood burning oven and wood burning grill. Monday – Sunday, 5 – 6 pm; 101 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401; 310.319.3111 Tuesday: Pop Your Shop 90’s Throwback They’re throwing it back to the 90’s! It’s the ultimate girl jam session, so grab your girl squad and hang on the rooftop at Above 60!...

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AFI Festival AFI FEST presented by Audi is the American Film Institute’s annual celebration of international cinema from well known artists and emerging filmmakers. It’s each fall in Hollywood, CA, and features red-carpet galas, special screenings, conversations and tributes. AFI FEST 2016 is its 30th edition — and its 13th year is Los Angeles’ longest-running international film festival and is an opportunity for artists to come together with audiences in the heart of the movie capital of the world. For more information, e-mail AFIFEST@AFI.com...

Movie Nights at Hotel Irvine

Have a staycation and join in a movie night at Hotel Irvine. Grab your blankets and beach chairs to spend nights under the stars for Movie Nights in The Backyard. They are evenings filled with live music and nostalgic blockbuster favorites shown on the big outdoor screen. This Friday, catch The Goonies, and August 21, catch Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. For dining, a picnic from The Marketplace can be pre-ordered, or feast on chef’s outdoor BBQ with tri-tip sandwiches, bratwurst, hot dogs and hamburgers and munch...

Weekend

M Cafe Melrose’s Summer BBQ As a thank you to their customers and neighbors M Cafe on Melrose is throwing a summer BBQ and customer appreciation party! They will be grilling veggie, seitan and tofu kebabs, along with salad tastings and live music (DJ Jonas Abbs). In addition to all that, the first 50 guests will receive special M Cafe gift bags! Free; Sunday, 3-6 pm; M Cafe Melrose, 7119 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90046; 323.525.0588 Genesis The 1933 Group (Sassafras, Harlowe, Big Foot Lodge)...

L.A. River Regatta Club

If you’re like me, you rarely think about the Los Angeles River or you may be more like, “there is an LA River?” But now the 52-mile-long drainage ditch is our city’s newest nightspot. This summer, the just-launched L.A. River Regatta Club is throwing parties, hosting outdoor films and organizing field trips. The first event is a Kickstarter-funded bike-in outdoor movie screening behind an old glass factory in Elysian Park on Saturday, April 27. It’s free and starts at 7 pm, but...