Mardi Gras at Farmers Market LA

The 29th Annual Mardi Gras at Farmers Market LA _________________________ Want a little family-friendly New Orleans fun here on the West Coast?  Check out the 29th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration at The Original Farmers Market in Los Angeles.  The event takes place on February 10th and 11th and Fat Tuesday, February 13th. Festivities start on Saturday the 10th from 10-12N with the 11th Annual Mutti Gras Pet Parade and Costume Contest.  This is a must for dog-lovers.  The Farmers Market has partnered with their tenant, The Dog Bakery, for this event. Also on the 10th, look for the strolling Zydeco Mudbugs, and Sean the Stolling Jester working the crowds between 12p-3p.  The King and Queen Crowning Decoration along with The 

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2018 PaleyFest L.A.

The 2018 PaleyFest L.A. Takes Place in March at The Dolby Theatre _____________________ The Academy Awards are just about 4 weeks away on Sunday, March 4th, 2018.  They will once again take place at the home of The Oscars, The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.  The red-carpet will be rolled up on the 5th, but that doesn’t mean the stars stop coming to this world-famous theater.  Here’s your chance to see some of your favorite stars on the same stage: 2018 PaleyFest LA starts in mid-March with a kick off for the PaleyFest Icon 2018, Barbara Streisand.  This will happen on March 16th at 730PM. Other shows that follow will include the casts and creative teams of: The Orville, March 17th 

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#1 Best Rated Tour Company in Beverly Hills

#1 Best Rated Tour Company in Beverly Hills on TripAdvisor _____________________ Glitterati Tours is proud to be The #1 Best Rated Tour Company on TripAdvisor for Beverly Hills.  We’ve been in business now for approximately 9 years, and the entire team has worked hard for this achievement.  TripAdvisor has also awarded us the Certificate of Excellence award 6 years running. A company is nothing without a dedicated team of employees that are passionate about what they do.  We all pride ourselves on our level of customer service.  This starts with our booking process via emails or phone calls, and ends with a visitor’s satisfaction with their sightseeing experience, and any follow ups. We are straightforward, and make sure everything imaginable is 

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The Giving Keys L.A.

  The Giving Keys L.A. ____________________ Los Angeles is home to some of the most creative people in not only the United States, but the world. People in all creative industries flock here to be at the epicenter of where projects come to life. Not just the world of film, but the world of art, photography, tech, and of course, fashion. Along with some of the most creative people, our city is also full of people with big hearts. Nothing is better than when creativity and kindness come together to create a great company with a quality (and trendy) product. One of the best companies to emulate this is The Giving Keys L.A. The Givings Keys is a non-profit company 

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NoMad Hotel Los Angeles

The NoMad Hotel Los Angeles in the Downtown Section _____________________ If you’ve ever been to the NoMad Hotel in the Flatiron District, you know what a special place it is in the heart of New York.  Many know of it because of its incredible ambience, fantastic rooms, great service, a good stiff cocktail and the delicious roasted black truffle chicken. We’ve been missing out on the West Coast until now.  Sunday, January 21st, 2018 marked the grand opening of NoMad Hotel Los Angeles.  If you haven’t been to DTLA (Downtown Los Angeles) in the last few years, you haven’t been.  Even us folks that were born and raised in L.A. are shocked each and every time we go to this 

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Sidecar Doughnuts in Santa Monica

Sidecar Doughnuts in Santa Monica ___________ While Los Angeles may be a city full of trends that come and go quickly – some things never go out of style. One of those things? Doughnuts! Doughnuts are one of America’s favorite deep-fried treats, and no matter how much one may be trying to watch their waistline, it is almost impossible to turn one down. Los Angeles is full of little shops that have this doughy staple, but there is none that can compare to that of Sidecar Doughnuts. Located in Santa Monica, you will rarely see this little shop without a line of hungry doughnut-loving customers. Don’t worry, the line moves quickly and as you wait you can see them bake, 

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Women’s March Los Angeles

Women’s March Los Angeles On Saturday, January 20th, 2018, expect anywhere between 750,000 to 1 million participants attending the Women’s March in DTLA. In 2017, over 750,00 marchers took to the streets of Downtown Los Angeles with the message of “Hear Our Voice.”  This years message is “PowerToThePolls,” and “HearOurVote.” Per the official website at WomensMarchLA, this is not a protest.  It’s open to all all genders, orientations and identifications.  Their goal is diversity and inclusion.  The march will focus on workers’ rights, civil rights, disability rights, LGBTQIA rights, immigrant rights and reproductive rights.  The event will start at Pershing Square at 830am, and will end at Grand Park near City Hall at 10AM.  Festivities will continue through at least 

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LA Art Show

Los Angeles is a hub for diverse culture and all art forms. While it is clearly the epicenter of the entertainment industry, it also has many opportunities to view incredible art from around the world. From The Getty Center, to The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), to The Broad, there is never a shortage of famous and breath-taking exhibits to view.   This weekend, our city welcomes back the annual LA Art Show to Downtown L.A. at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This popular event welcomes artists, collectors, and exhibitors, the chance to show and buy some of the greatest artwork today. The show put on by DIVERSartLA prides itself on working with not only international museum curators, 

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Los Angeles Recreational Marijuana

Los Angeles Recreational Marijuana Now Legal _____________________ For years, California has been able to sell medical marijuana for those with a prescription.  As of January 1st, 2018, the state can know sell to anyone 21 and over for recreational use. Forget red and blue states, now several states in the United States, are green states.  California has now joined its West Coast neighbors of Oregon, and Washington for legal recreational use. Of course, local Southern California cities like Los Angeles and West Hollywood are going to be a little bit more relaxed.  For years, areas like the Venice Boardwalk have smelled more like weed than hotdogs and pizza.  It’s still no free-for-all, for there are quite a few regulations for 

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Coffee Coffee West Hollywood

Coffee Coffee West Hollywood ________________ Calling all coffee connoisseurs, coffee snobs, and hipsters looking for the best place for a perfect espresso in Los Angeles. When you are particular about your coffee it can be hard to find a good cup when you’re traveling. Starbucks and Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf can only hold you over for so long until you need a cup of coffee that reminds you of your favorite small shop back home. While the L.A. scene has some decent coffee all around – you will find some of the best brews in a small and unassuming shop on Fairfax and Santa Monica Blvd., just blocks away from the hub of street fashion and the Melrose and 

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