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2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049
Experience the majestic music and dance from the Pacific Islands.
Celebrating more than twenty years of preserving the indigenous Micronesian Chamoru culture and language, Kutturan Chamoru will put on a stunning show with their traditional Chamoru dance and costumes.
4141 Lincoln Blvd, Marina Del Rey, 90292
8:30am to 3:00pm
Second annual motorcycle ride The Greatest Escape to benefit victims of malignant pleural mesothelioma, an aggressive asbestos-related form of cancer affecting approximately 3,000 people in the US each year. .
Actor Perry King will lead this year's ride, and all proceeds will be donated to The Pacific Meso Center at the Pacific Heart, Lung & Blood Institute stem cell research.
The event will kick off at 8:30 a.m. at Bartels’ Harley Davidson in Marina Del Rey, Calif. with registration and light Continental breakfast. At 10 a.m. law enforcement staff will escort the participants along the stunning views of the Pacific Coast Highway to the rustic and historic Paramount Ranch in Agoura Hills, Calif. for a BBQ tri-tip lunch and craft beer, a concert by a Johnny Cash tribute band, The Walking Phoenixes, as well as live auction and opportunity drawings with prizes valued at up to a few thousands of dollars.
Participation fees are $40 for riders and passengers each, and include a ride, ride pin, bandana, food, entertainment and parking.
Lunch, entertainment and parking only tickets are also available for $25.
For more information and entry forms visit www.thegreatestescape.org or call (310) 478-4678.
1000 Hanley Avenue, Brentwood, 90049
10:30am to 11:30am
Winner of the Nickelodeon's Award for "Best Children's Theater in Los Angeles ," come and join the faery folke on a fun and gentle quest for the Faery Royalty. As the audience makes their way through the forest, they actually become part of the story. The shows are for children, boys and girls, and the young-at-heart. Most of the children come in costume. There is something for the whole family in this interactive original show. Groups and birthdays are welcome.
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
The cost: $12.50
Reservations suggested: 818-324-6802; www.afaeryhunt.com
Sixth St. and Spring St., Los Angeles, CA
12:00pm to 7:00pm
Explore the bustling street scene and great architecture of Downtown Los Angeles’ Historic Core and enjoy great deals during ShopWalk DTLA – a day-long event featuring discounts, sales and special events at nearly 50 area restaurants and retailers on Sunday, August 3, 2014!
With dozens of retailers, bars and restaurants participating, ShopWalkDTLA showcases Downtown’s eclectic mix of businesses including independent fashion brands, vintage boutiques, galleries, and more!
ShopWalk is anchored by Downtown’s Boutique Row on 6th and 7th Streets between Broadway and Main. Many of LA’s top rated boutiques and fashion brands are participating with special sales and in-store events, including Buttons & Bows, Sub_Urban Riot, Curio, Beautiful Fül, and many others!
With so many acclaimed eateries in the area, ShopWalk is an opportunity to stroll and sample some of LA’s favorite dining destinations including classics such as Cole’s and newer favorites such as Bar Amá and Peking Tavern. The newly revitalized Grand Central Market will be a ShopWalk hub, with several participating vendors like Wexler’s Deli and Belcampo Meat Co!