7 Nights in Hollywood: April 17 – 23

April 16, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, April 17: Catch My Name is Asher Lev, the award-winning play based on Chaim Potok’s novel of young Hasidic Jews in Brooklyn struggling to become artists at any cost, at the Fountain Theatre. 8pm, weekends through May 18   Friday, April 18: At the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, Soundtrack is an entirely improvised show, done to YOUR music! So ...

 
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Take the Plunge with Swim Silver Lake

April 14, 2014

 

Attention Hollywood! The beach may be moving 15 minutes closer.   A group of committed Eastside residents is looking to take advantage of a planned upgrade to the Silver Lake Reservoir, in order to transform their neighborhood and create a revolutionary public space.   Swim Silver Lake‘s idea is to make a section of the reservoir fully swimmable, alongside a sunbathing beach area. Pictured above is one visualization of the final project, with swim lanes. Because of new federal water quality regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency, the Silver Lake Reservoir will soon be taken offline, so the Department of ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: April 3 – 9

April 3, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, April 3: Reggae legend Ziggy Marley plays songs from his forthcoming album Fly Rasta, tells stories, and gives a live Q&A at this intimate event at Sonos Studio. RSVP required. 7pm   Friday, April 4: de LaB, Los Angeles Walks, CicLAvia, and the Open Streets Summit present a walking tour of all of the hip new developments in Koreatown, ...

 
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CicLAvia this Sunday! Plus, Open Streets Summit

March 31, 2014

 

It’s that time again–-CicLAvia is this Sunday! Following the success of last June’s iconic Wilshire Boulevard route, CicLAvia will once again be taking over Wilshire, from Downtown to the Miracle Mile. In the largest car-free, open-streets event in the United States, pedestrians and cyclists will OWN Wilshire–organizers are calling this the most pedestrian-friendly CicLAvia yet.   Wilshire will be shut down to car traffic from Fairfax to Grand, from 9am to 4pm, this Sunday April 6, as CicLAvia turns our busy streets into a festive, temporary outdoor space that promotes active transportation, public health, the environment and the arts.   ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: March 27 – Apr 3

March 26, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, March 27: Paleyfest continues at the Dolby with the stars of one of TV’s funniest comedies, HBO’s Veep. Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, Tony Hale, Gary Cole, and more. Live stream starts at 7:30pm.   Friday, March 28: Embrace ambiguity at the final weekend of Hollywood resident and rock star Moby’s photography show, Innocents, at PROJECT GALLERY. Noon to 6pm, through March ...

 
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The Hollywood Spice Alley turns 1!

March 21, 2014

 

On April 7th, Hollywood’s one and only Spice Alley turns the big One, which is your excuse to finally go and see what all the fuss is about. Located within the corridor of the always hip and happening EaCa Alley, each week the Spice Alley operates concurrently with the Sunday Hollywood Farmers’ Market–so don’t bother showing up on the 7th (it’s a Monday). An anniversary celebration is coming soon, though, so stay tuned to the Alley’s Facebook page.   To find the Spice Alley, just walk to the EaCa Alley gate on Selma, just East of Cahuenga, and follow your ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: March 20 – 26

March 20, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, March 20: Up-and-coming comedienne Natasha Leggero brings her prodigious talents to the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre for a “classy evening of comedy that stretches the definition of classy well past its breaking point.” 9:30pm   Friday, March 21: Paleyfest (Mar 13 – Fri Mar 28) continues with a killer panel at the Dolby Theatre, featuring the entire principal cast ...

 
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Elderberries on Sunset

March 17, 2014

 

Looking for a vegan-friendly cafe to bring that coffee date you met at Runyon Canyon Yoga? Look no further than Elderberries on Sunset, a whimsical New Age hippie dream, with great food to boot.   Elderberries offers breakfast and lunch, as well as a full menu of smoothies and juices, in a peacefully calm and quiet environment. Colorful murals, paintings, and bits of spiritual inspiration paper the walls, the furniture is a delightful hodgepodge of vintage wooden pieces, and patio out back is perfect for soaking up the sun.   Most menu options are vegan and organic, and many items ...

 
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7 Nights in Hollywood: March 13 – 19

March 13, 2014

 

Every Thursday, MillenniumHollywood.net brings you a guide to the week’s can’t-miss concerts, comedy shows, museum exhibits and more.   Ready to plan your week? Here’s your weekly dose of Hollywood events, culture, and other happenings–it’s 7 NIGHTS IN HOLLYWOOD:   Thursday, March 13: Paleyfest begins! Today through Friday, March 28, the Dolby Theatre will be hosting some amazing panel discussions featuring the creators and stars of your favorite TV shows, including Orange is the New Black, Mad Men, Community, and a 10-year reunion of Lost. Tonight, check out the Veronica Mars reunion with Kristen Bell, Krysten Ritter, and more–live stream ...

 
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LA’s Best Farmers’ Market

March 10, 2014

 

Every Sunday, for the past twenty-three years, a vast cross-section of Hollywood (and greater LA) has converged on the intersection of Ivar and Selma. The Hollywood Farmers Market is one of LA’s longest-running weekly farmers’ markets, and certainly the largest, stretching several blocks in every direction.   From 8am to 1pm, the streets are shut down to auto traffic, as canvas bag-toting Angelenos actually propel themselves from tent to tent on foot. We’re big fans of a more walkable Hollywood, and events like the Farmers Market show that we’re not the only ones.   Among the 160 tents to peruse ...

 
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