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Flywheel Stands Up To Cancer
Work hard. Play harder. Give back. In October, Flywheel is teaming up with Stand Up To Cancer to help raise funds in support of their groundbreaking cancer research and save lives now. Want to make a difference? Challenge yourself to take 6 classes from 10/9-10/22; for every 250 people to complete this Challenge, Flywheel will donate $1,000 to SU2C, to help them meet their goal of $10,000. Plus, you’ll earn an exclusive FLY X SU2C bandana! To participate, click here and add the challenge package to your cart, and start FLYing for a cause. Click here to learn more about SU2C, and keep an eye out for more ways to support this great cause.

Veuve Clicquot Polo Jazz Night
Sofitel Los Angeles and Veuve Clicquot are reuniting to host their second edition of the Veuve Clicquot Polo Jazz Night at Riviera 31, kicking off the famous Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic Week. Guests will relax in the newly redesigned sophisticated cocktail lounge of Riviera 31 as they admire the live jazz performance by the famous Ryan Cross, while enjoying their favorite glass of Veuve Clicquot champagne. Monday; 8555 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048


Ghostbound Westbound
Friday the 13th marks the start of the spooktacular Ghostbound extravaganza at Westbound. The Halloween experience from the DTLA’s speakeasy-inspired craft cocktail bar will host a series of haunted and favorite childhood activities throughout the month of October. Tuesday through Thursday and on Sundays, stay safe from supernatural spirits by sipping on special potions ($10) during the late night “Witching Hour” from 11 pm-close. Cocktails include: Ichabod Plane made with mezcal, cappelletti (an Italian vino aperitivo), Kina L’Avion d’Or (aperitif), lemon juice, and simple syrup; Double Bubble Boilermaker Trouble made with Pumpkin ale with a shot of applejack; and They’re Here made with Appleton rum, falernum, Amaro Montenegro, and clover bitters. Every Wednesday, they are hosting a “Harvest Night” with autumnal activities including: Pumpkin Painting where you can sip on any of Westbound’s new fall cocktails while painting a pumpkin by the fire pit on the back patio ($2-$8); Pumpkin Bocce Ball, play this classic game with a fall twist; and Bobbing for Apples. Tuesday-Thursday, Sunday; 300 S Santa Fe Ave n, Los Angeles, CA 90013

Mr. C Beverly Hills Outdoor Movie Screenings
Mr. C Beverly Hills have decided to extend their Mr. C Poolside Cinema into the fall. You are invited to enjoy a range of classic, family-friendly movies at sundown. Set under the stars on the Venetian-inspired pool deck, you can relax on chic, comfortable loungers while keeping warm with heat lamps and complimentary blankets. Seats can be pre-reserved by purchasing in advance a Mr. C Cinema Prix-Fixe Menu featuring more casual Cipriani offerings and hotel classics, such as the Mr. C Club Sandwich with fried egg and Pizza Mr. C with burrata and Prosciutto crudo di Parma. Attendees can also indulge in caprese-style popcorn, boxes of candy, mini bottles of Moët & Chandon Champagne, and Peroni Nastro Azzurro on-tap. Below is a full listing of the movies the hotel will be screening. This week, catch Jurassic Park, along with the following screenings The Princess Bride (October 17); My Girl (October 24); Ghostbusters (1984) (October 31); First Wives Club (November 7); The Karate Kid (November 14); and The Breakfast Club (November 21). $35-$45; Tuesday through November 21st, 7 pm; Pre-reserved seats can be booked by emailing restaurantbh@mrchotels.com or calling 310.226.6245


Patina’s Wine Dinner with guest chef Santiago Migoya of Talo
Guest chef Santiago Migoya of Talo in Mexico City, is an alumnus of the Patina kitchen. Migoya worked under Patina Restaurant Group founder and chef Joachim Splichal for several years, and is now the famed chef of one of Mexico City’s most noteworthy restaurants. For two nights only, you will have the opportunity to experience Migoya’s signature cooking style, which celebrates the culinary crossroads between Mexican and new Basque cuisine, inspired by classic flavors, and presented with a modern twist. The six-course menu will showcase Migoya’s contemporary Mexican cuisine, alongside perfectly paired wines selected by Patina’s sommelier, Kristina Bustamante. $150 (including wine parings); Wednesday & Thursday; Walt Disney Concert Hall, 141 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012; reservations can be made online here or by calling the restaurant at 213.972.3331

Tam O’Shanter Host Stag’s Leap Wine Pairing Dinner
Tam O’Shanter will host a four-course wine pairing dinner highlighting Stag’s Leap Winery.  Featured wines include 2015 Stag’s Leap Chardonnay (paired with a fall apple salad with mixed greens, walnuts, apple cider vinaigrette); 2014 Stag’s Leap Merlot (paired with delicious pork ribs); 2014 Stag’s Leap Cabernet (paired with braised pork chop with glazed carrots and aligot potatoes); and 2014 Stag’s Leap Petit Sirah (paired with Blackberry mousse chocolate cake with ganache glaze). Each mouth-watering course is prepared by Executive Chef Juan Escamilla. Robert Ord, Master Sommelier with Stag’s Leap will guide guests through each tasting. $95; Wednesday, 6:30 pm; 2980 Los Feliz Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039; 323.664.0228


Sunroom at Malibu Country Mart Hosts Grand Opening Party With Anna Sheffield Trunk Show
Sunroom is a women’s clothing and accessory boutique that combines a west coast inspired aesthetic with an urban sensibility. They offer womenswear, swimwear, shoes, and jewelry from Mara Hoffman, Apiece Apart, Electric Feathers, Dezso and Awaveawake. Sunroom is hosting their Grand Opening Party with an Anna Sheffield Trunk Show. Anna Sheffield, one of Sunroom’s favorite jewelry designers, will be bringing special pieces from her atelier in New York City and she’ll be at the event in person, too! Her trunk show will continue through the weekend. Enjoy snacks and drinks and the chance to win a $250 gift card! All non-jewelry merchandise will be 10 percent off for the entire day. Thursday, 5 – 8 pm; Sunroom at Malibu Country Mart, 3900 Cross Creek Rd #3A, Malibu, CA 90265




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