Four Sigmatic Shroom Room in Venice

They may have been a bit behind the scenes since the 1960’s, but ‘shrooms are making a comeback in a big way in Los Angeles and all over the United States. Don’t worry – this comeback isn’t playing in the realm of hallucinogens, but in the proper Los Angeles health-nut way. Hipsters and basics all over are jumping on a new mushroom craze with a Los Angeles based company, Four Sigmatic Shroom Room in Venice; and it is taking the health market by storm. Skeptical about healthy mushrooms and want to learn more? The company has put up a tiny pop-up store in the most perfect of places to help you discuss and learn more. The location for their “Shroom 

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Hollywood Walk of Fame 2019

The Hollywood Walk of Fame has seen a flurry of activity over the last few months.  In a very short timespan, we’ve had Eric McCormack from Will & Grace, Weird Al Yankovic, Simon Cowell, Jennifer Garner, Niecy Nash, and Jeff Goldblum get their stars.  In fact, look for Jack Black live on the boulevard September 18th, 2018, as he receives the 2645th star on the block. The Hollywood Walk of Fame 2019 list of inductees has been released, and as always, it’s a who’s who in the world of entertainers and those that have contributed to the business.  Here’s a short list from the official Walk of Fame website for the 5 categories represented: In the category of Motion Pictures, 

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L.A. County Fair in Pomona, California

As a kid growing up in the Pomona/LaVerne area, this time of year meant two things – going back to school, and the L.A. County Fair.  The tough school part was always softened as our teachers gave every single student a free ticket to attend the fair that was always provided by the venue. It’s that time of year again.  The L.A. County Fair has been wowing folks since 1922.  A lot has changed over the years, but the fair still has something for all age groups.  A few attractions this year include The Millard Sheets Art Center Presents Alt 66, Haunted 66, eSports Gaming World, Retro City Arcade, The Mother Road (Exploring all 8 states tied to Route 66), 

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Vintage Vibe Festival Los Angeles

While Los Angeles is a city full of trends, there are certain things that never go out of style – and ironically right now, trendy meets the past with the current wave of vintage obsessions. Whether in media with shows like “Stranger Things,” music, or clothing, people love their vintage and love bragging about the diamonds in the rough they found digging through a second-hand store. The love of vintage doesn’t stop with film and clothes though.  Vintage games, and even drink recipes are popping up all over Los Angeles (and let’s be real, the world). L.A. finally found a way to bring all of this vintage love together by putting together something else the city loves: a festival! This 

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Dance Downtown Los Angeles 2018

Summer may be winding down now that Labor Day has passed, but the days are still warm here in Los Angeles. And let’s be honest, this city doesn’t get that chilly in the “off season” anyway. We never slow down here, so if you find yourself visiting just after the summer frenzy, don’t fret when trying to extend your vacation with shorts and tank tops weather time, there is still plenty for you to do and explore around the city. Since summer continues here well beyond Labor Day, there are some ongoing summer events that have a few more nights before they take a break for the chillier Autumn evenings. This includes the ​Dance Downtown Los Angeles 2018​ series put 

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Abbot Kinney Festival in Venice 2018

We didn’t think it was possible – but it’s happening.  America’s coolest street is about to get even cooler. Once a year, the popular Abbot Kinney Festival in Venice 2018 puts on a party that every hipster, Beverly Hills housewife, actor, rambunctious kiddo, or visiting friend doesn’t want to miss. With activities, entertainment and vendors, there is something for everyone at this annual block party. It’s definitely worth a visit – so if you are thinking about heading out to Southern California at the end of September, mark your calendars for the 30th for this free extravaganza. This year (like all others) will not disappoint. To start, let’s talk about what everyone thinks of first — food! The festival draws 

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BOLD SUMMER in Beverly Hills

Yes, the daytime highs have been taking their toll.  Most days so far in July and August have been in the high 80’s, 90’s, and even some have topped out at over a 100.  However, there’s few things better than summer nights in Los Angeles. Once that sun dips down over the Santa Monica Mountain Range and drops lower on the horizon in the Pacific Ocean, it’s near perfect.  Plus, there’s no pesky bugs! One still has 2 more weeks to enjoy BOLD in Beverly Hills.  The annual event has businesses open with extended hours throughout the 90210.  Most of this event takes place on Rodeo Drive, but look for much more in the entire Golden Triangle of shopping and dining. 

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The Original Farmers Market in Hollywood

For over 84 years, The Original Farmers Market in Hollywood has been a local favorite.  Even their tagline is “Meet Me at Third and Fairfax.”  It’s at this intersection in 1934 that local farmers were invited to sell their goods off the back of trucks.  Soon after, merchants and grocers joined in, and opened permanent kiosks or stalls that acted as their restaurants and stores. Since that time, it’s remained a must-visit for neighbors, celebrities, and of course travelers to our city.  Everyone has visited this corner including Frank Sinatra, President Dwight Eisenhower, Marilyn Monroe, Ava Gardner, Shirley Temple, and The Beatles. To this day, you can still see your favorite celebs.  In fact, there’s a handful of tables by Bob’s 

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4th of July Things To Do in L.A.

Summer is officially in full swing after the solstice last week which means 4th of July celebrations are in order. Throughout Los Angeles there will be celebrations and fireworks all over the city. If you are visiting from out of town, here’s a few 4th of July things to do in L.A. You may want to stop by and check them out to help bring in America’s favorite summer holiday and the good ol’ Red, White, and Blue.Fireworks at the Hollywood Bowl ​- This year the Hollywood Bowl is back at it with another Fireworks Spectacular show. The Go-Go’s will be taking over the stage to accompany the light show. Not just on the 4th, but the 2nd and 3rd 

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Perfect Sunday Brunch in LA

Obviously there is no shortage of brunch spots in the heart of Los Angeles. Whether you are walking up and down the Sunset Strip, exploring Melrose Avenue, or living it up in Beverly Hills, you will find amazing food on almost every corner. If you find yourself looking for a relaxing brunch with a more local feel, you may want to venture a little bit off the beaten path east of Hollywood and into Silverlake and find yourself at the Lamill Coffee Boutique. Sitting just a short walk away from the Silverlake Reservoir, it is a beautiful venue with a casual ambiance and fantastic food. Whether you are looking for brunch with a mimosa, or a bold coffee brew, they 

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