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Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

56 Things to Do in L.A. This Week (10-22-2020 to 10-28-2020)

We used to tell you about all the things you could go out and do in Los Angeles on…

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

59 Things to Do in L.A. This Week [10-15-2020 to 10-21-2020]

This week, we've got hikes with rescue dogs, private puppet shows, pumpkin patches, outdoor puzzle hunts, the virtual LA Times Festival of Books, interactive art walks and horror screenings, and more.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

59 Things to Do in L.A. This Week (10-08-2020 to 10-14-2020)

This week, we've got drive-ins and outdoor screenings, farm tours and pumpkin patches, Halloween events, virtual film and music fests, and more.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

76 Things to Do in L.A. This Week (9-24-2020 to 9-30-2020)

This week, we've got in-person and online art, drive-ins, free coffee, restaurant pop-ups, live-streamed concerts and plays, and more.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

55 Things to Do in L.A. This Week [8-27-2020 to 9-2-2020]

This week, we've got online music and film festivals, outdoor dining pop-ups and music video screenings, new podcasts, drive-in comedy, virtual cooking classes, and more.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

47 Things to Do in L.A. This Week (8-6-2020 to 8-12-2020)

This week, we've got a socially distant outdoor summer club, at-home art projects, pizza pop-ups for charity, kitten adoptions, virtual parties and games, and more.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

39 Things to Do in L.A. This Week (7-30-2020 to 8-5-2020)

This week, we've got a Thai film drive-in, an online dessert fest, a delivery wings fest, interactive plays and games, panels, lectures, and more.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

Celebrate Disneyland’s 65th Birthday Virtually

Check out Virtual Community Day | Disneyland’s 65th Anniversary Special at #DoStuffAtHome in on July 17, 2020 and get detailed info for the event - tickets, photos, video and reviews.

Family & Parenting | Parenting

5 art-focused activities parents can do with their kids at home

These simple, low-mess projects help to keep kids’ minds off technology while providing quality time together.

Recipes | Pasta Dishes

How to Make Spaghetti - Absolute Best Way to Cook Pasta At Home

We tested to see how to make spaghetti the best way, including how much salt to add and how much cooking water to use per pound of dried noodles.

Music | Music

Get Lost In This Vintage Live Music Goldmine | Pitchfork

Watch trippy, early ’70s performances from Stevie Wonder, Johnny Cash, the Kinks, and more

Entertainment | Netflix

You Have 12 New Netflix Treats To Binge This Weekend — Here’s What’s Worth Watching

Still self-distancing? These are the brand new shows and movies that will get you through another quarantine weekend.

Music | Music

You Can Stream Prince and the Revolution’s ‘Live 1985’ Concert to Support Coronavirus Relief Efforts

Prince’s legendary concert will be available to watch through Sunday, May 17, and Google is matching all donations.

Science & Technology | Science & Space

Attention Aspiring Astronauts: Challenge Yourself With SpaceX's ISS Docking Simulator

Before SpaceX sends its Dragon spacecraft to the International Space Station, see what the astronauts onboard will experience with this free docking simulator.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Best Concert Movies and Music Comedies to Stream | Vanity Fair

Most summer concerts and festivals are postponed, which might have left a music-shaped hole in your heart. Thankfully, there is plenty of content available to stream to bring some live-music magic back into your life.

Science & Technology | Science

The American Museum of Natural History Is Hosting a Virtual Field Trip to Mars

If you're looking for a change of scenery, join the American Museum of Natural History on May 8 to explore the surface of Mars without leaving home.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

40 Things to Do in L.A. This Week While You're Safer at Home (4-30-2020 to 5-6-2020)

This week, we've got fitness raves, witchy cocktail shows, magical hotlines, online film fests, so much theater, and more.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

44 Things to Do in L.A. This Week While You're Safer at Home (4-23-2020 to 4-29-2020)

This week, we've got a new horror audio drama, an interactive ritual, an Instagram scavenger hunt, an online pottery class, drawing tutorials, at-home HAMILTON education, virtual wine tastings, and more.

Pets & Animals | Other Kinds Of Animals

Adorable photos of animals meeting each other at zoos and aquariums to get you through the week

From penguins and whales to orangutans and otters, new friendships are blossoming at zoos and aquariums around the world.

Science & Technology | Technology

Tech for good during COVID-19: Therapy for nurses, baby food, and an online diary

If you’re one of the 12.3 million people who watched Travis Scott perform on Fortnite this past week, you’ll agree: The sky’s the limit right now when it comes to cheering people up. One kid, per our commenters, said Scott’s performance was better than St

Music | Music

The Beatles to host sing-a-long version of 'Yellow Submarine' film online this weekend

The Beatles are set to host a one time only sing-a-long version of their 'Yellow Submarine' film on YouTube this weekend (April 25).

Visual Arts | Visual Arts

MoMA Launches Free Online Classes to Study Fashion, Design, and Modern Art

The Museum of Modern Art's catalog of online classes about art history, fashion, design, and pedagogy are now free through Coursera. Find out more...

Miscellaneous | Other Stories

7 Games You Can Play Online With Friends and Family | Mental Floss

From unique takes on trivia to a pandemic-themed puzzle game, here’s how to keep your family game night going during quarantine.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

52 Things to Do in L.A. This Week While You're Safer at Home (4-16-2020 to 4-22-2020)

This week, we've got digital jigsaw puzzles of L.A. landmarks, still life painting and photography tutorials, a photo contest, activities for families and kids, phone-based thriller games, trivia and more.

Music | Music

Best Archival Los Angeles Concerts You Can Stream

One of the biggest things we’re missing right now is live music. While we’re all at home, we thought now would be a great time to revisit some of the best concerts Los Angeles has ever seen, from David Bowie at the Universal Amphitheatre (RIP) to Daft

Entertainment | Netflix

The 50 Best Comedies on Netflix Right Now (April 2020)

The best comedy movies on Netflix include Wet Hot American Summer, the 40 Year Old Virgin, Hot Fuzz, and more. We list the 50 best comedies streaming on Netflix.

Entertainment | Podcasts

How to start a podcast from the comfort of your couch

The Start-to-Finish Guide to Launching a Successful Podcast Bundle (now $44.91) has everything you need to make your new series successful.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Here's How Long it Takes to Binge-Watch More Than 50 Popular TV Shows

Recent circumstances may have left you staying at home with a lot of time on your hands. What better way to fill that time than by bingeing an absurd amount of television?

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

NASA's Offering Online Astronaut Training While You're Stuck in Lockdown

Who hasn't dreamt of escaping to the stars? Especially now, with most of us confined to limited spaces and steeped in tragic news.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

This Dad Turned His Home Into a Hibachi Restaurant To Celebrate His So – BOTWC

The saying where there’s a will there’s a way still holds true. When Atlanta’s quarantine mandate kept Jeremy Tuck from taking his family to a Hibachi restaurant to celebrate his youngest son’s birthday, he transformed his home into one. “The idea came ab

Entertainment | Quarantine Life: Things To Do

A Meme Account About a Mall Is Now a Lifeline | WIRED

The parody Twitter account devoted to The Americana at Brand is absurd. But now that LA residents are stuck at home, it's a strange source of comfort.

Entertainment | Streaming

The 100 Best Movies on Amazon Prime Right Now

The best movies streaming on Amazon Prime include Gangs of New York, Raging Bull, The Virgin Suicides, Lady Bird, and many more. We list the 100 best films on the streaming service.

Entertainment | The Original Series

Star Trek: The Original Series’ Must-Watch Episodes

Star Trek. It’s one of the most quintessential pieces of science-fiction television around. And there’s a whole damn lot of it, even if you cut it down to the current eight different shows in the franchise (there’s even more on the way!). Want to start, b

Entertainment | Entertainment

The Met is streaming free operas every night again this week

The Metropolitan Opera's free Live in HD lineup this week includes Verdi's Aida and Mozart's Così fan tutte

Miscellaneous | I Like This

How to Watch Flowers Bloom Around the World From Home| Mental Floss

From Washington, D.C.'s cherry blossoms to Japan's sakura trees, here are the flower blooms to watch online this year.

Family & Parenting | Family & Parenting

9 Mess-Free Ways to Entertain Your Kids at Home | WIRED

Need to keep the kids busy while you work at home? Here are some ideas that won't leave your house looking like it's been glitter bombed.

Miscellaneous | This is stuff I like

Take a Look: LeVar Burton Will Livestream Readings on Twitter

The former 'Star Trek' star and 'Reading Rainbow' host is taking his popular podcast, 'LeVar Burton Reads,' to Twitter.

News | News

Moptu: More Coronavirus News & Advice (4/3/20) - Joshua Namm

As we finish up yet another week in isolation, often worried about loved ones, I wanted to bring you another summary of the incredible posts by our even more incredible users. I will continue to do…

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

51 Things to Do in L.A. This Week While You're Stuck at Home (4-2-2020 to 4-8-2020)

This week, we've got a horror film series, a show about good news, an interactive theater piece about working from home, a bread-making camp, virtual pet adoptions and dance parties, and more.

Recipes | Recipes

Swirl Spice Cake recipe | Epicurious.com

This might look like a relative of coffee cake but don’t be fooled. The layer of streusel in this marbled loaf cake gets a complex punch of flavor from a coffee spice blend that includes dried orange peel, cardamom, and fennel seeds.

Recipes | Recipes

Risotto With Mushrooms and Thyme Recipe | Bon Appetit

The path to perfect risotto is all about treating the rice right, but the added umami from torn mushrooms and thyme sure doesn’t hurt.

Entertainment | Quarantine Life: Things To Do

Best Live Streams: Webcams to Virtually Transport You Out of the House

We gathered some of the of the most relaxing, satisfying, bizarre, and/or energizing live streams to help you feel less isolated during s...

Music | Music

Coronavirus: Songs and Albums to Ease Self-Isolation | Pitchfork

The songs and albums that are helping our staff through this uncertain time

Family & Parenting | Kids

Dolly Parton Is Reading Books From Her Imagination Library to Kids Stuck Inside

Dolly Parton has donated more than 100 million books to kids through her Imagination Library program, and now, she's reading bedtime stories to kids around the world.

Recipes | Recipes

The Best Old-Fashioned Sticky Buns Recipe | Brown Eyed Baker

This old-fashioned sticky buns recipe includes a decadent caramel glaze and chopped pecans; perfect for weekend breakfasts or dessert.

Entertainment | The Hometown

Iconic L.A. Movies to Stream While You're Stuck Inside Missing L.A.

See the city without breaking your coronavirus self-quarantine

Recipes | Recipes

Milk Bar’s Christina Tosi Delivers Some Sweetness With Free Live Baking Classes | Kitchn

The mastermind behind Milk Bar’s culinary confections, founder Christina Tosi, is inviting us to bake alongside her in her new Instagram Live cooking series, Baking Club.

Science & Technology | Science

Cooped Up at Home? Help Scientists Spot Penguins from Space or Seek Out Galaxies - Scientific American

Scientific American is the essential guide to the most awe-inspiring advances in science and technology, explaining how they change our understanding of the world and shape our lives.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

20 sci-fi movies and TV shows to binge watch on Netflix right now

Who'd have thought we'd ever be confined to watching television for days on end? Since that's the case and there's an awful lot of TV to choose from, we bring you a round-up of the very sci-fi that currently available to watch on Netflix

Travel | Travel

Take a Virtual Tour of Space Mountain and Other Famous Disney World and Disneyland Rides

Disneyland and Walt Disney World may be closed, but you can still experience Disney magic at home with a virtual ride tour.

Recipes | Recipes

Buttermilk Fried Chicken Recipe | Bon Appetit

The egg-enriched buttermilk mixture makes for an especially crunchy and craggy coating for this fried chicken recipe.

Recipes | Recipes

Miso Caramel Tarte Tatin Recipe on Food52

A classic French dessert from Orléans, the Tarte Tatin is the delicious result of one of the Tatin sister's mistakes: absent-minded she forgot her apple tart pastry and added it on top at the end before baking in the oven! A favourite tart of mine, and pr

Recipes | Recipes

Melting Potatoes - {VIDEO} Family Fresh Meals

These gorgeous, golden, oven-roasted Melting Potatoes soaked in chicken stock are so tender, they really do melt in your mouth.

Recipes | Recipes

Roasted Garlic and Herb No-Knead Bread Recipe | Kitchn

This garlic and herb no-knead bread tastes far better than basic garlic bread — especially when you slather the still-warm slices with a little butter. Here's how to make a rustic loaf of garlic and herb bread without any kneading.

Recipes | Recipes

Orange Shortbread Cookies - My Baking Addiction

Orange shortbread cookies couldn’t be easier or more delicious. Pair them with a mug of tea and your afternoon is complete! This is a sponsored post on behalf of Twinings. All opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that continue to make

Recipes | Recipes

The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies | Williams-Sonoma Taste

Bake a batch of the perfect chocolate chip cookies—just like Mom used to make. Our classic cookies have a caramel flavor and chocolaty goodness.

Recipes | Recipes

Buttery Beer Bread Recipe | The Best Homemade Quick Bread Recipe

This flavorful Buttery Beer Bread is incredibly easy to make with just a few quick bread ingredients. It bakes up with a perfect crust and tender inside!

Recipes | Recipes

Our Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe | Epicurious.com

These cookies are on the flat and crispy side of the cookie spectrum, with soft centers and pockets of molten chocolate throughout. In our quest for the ultimate chocolate chip cookie, our test kitchen found higher-quality options and superior meltability

Recipes | Recipes

4 Delicious, Creative Popcorn Recipes | Real Simple

Your guests will love these sweet and savory upgrades to this movie theater classic. All recipes serve four to six people.

Recipes | Recipes

Quick-Pickled Vegetables Recipe | Bon Appetit

You can use any vegetable you like for this quick pickle recipe, then keep them in your fridge at all times and put them on everything for acidity and crunch.

Miscellaneous | Products

Du-par’s Is Selling the Batter for Its Famous Hotcakes – NBC Los Angeles

The famous flapjacks regularly top Top Ten breakfast lists around SoCal; now, for a limited time, you can make them at home.

Recipes | Recipes

Clafoutis: The Lazy Summer Custard You Can Make on a Whim | Bon Appétit

Clafoutis is a French custard that comes together SO FAST and so easy. Check out this simple recipe you can make with cherries, plums, or nearly anything.

Recipes | Recipes

HOMEMADE CINNAMON ROLL CAKE (+Video) | The Country Cook

This Homemade Cinnamon Roll Cake dessert has all the flavor of a cinnamon roll but in an easy cake with a vanilla icing drizzled on top!

Miscellaneous | Interesting Stuff

Online Classes and Activities You Can Do During Quarantine | Mental Floss

From virtual field trips to free workout classes, here are the best ways to stay busy while social distancing.

Travel | Travel Tips

These Virtual Tours of Europe's Famous Castles Will Make You Feel Like a Royal, Even in Your Pajamas

Google Arts & Culture is offerings virtual tours and online exhibits of some of the most famous castles and palaces in Europe for people around the world to explore at home.

Recipes | Recipes

How to Make Whipped Coffee (Dalgona Coffee) + Tips - Jessica In The Kitchen

Whipped Coffee is the BEST thing ever! It's a fluffy incredibly delicious way to make your morning coffee. 5 minutes with a hand mixer! Make it hot or cold!

Entertainment | Entertainment

Top 10 Mid Century Modern Movies and Television Shows For #QuarantineLife

While you have a little free time on your hands, check out a mid century movie or television show that expxertly captures the iconic design style!

Miscellaneous | This is stuff I like

Classic Board Games You Can Play Online | Mental Floss

You can still play Monopoly, Catan, and many other classic board games while staying at least 6 feet away from your opponents.

Visual Arts | Visual Arts

Smartify makes all museum audio tours free for rest of 2020 | Culture

Exhibitions that have been closed because of coronavirus will also launch on the app

Recipes | Recipes

Easy Cocktail Recipes for the Coronavirus Era: Please Don't Call Them Quarantinis | Epicurious

How to make cocktails with a low-stocked bar, even if you don't have vermouth or citrus. There are cocktail recipes for whatever you've got.

Travel | Travel

20 Amazing Places You Can Visit Without Leaving Home | Travelzoo

A world's worth of bucket-list experiences to have virtually (for now)

Politics | Politics

Coronavirus: More Vital Info From Our Users - Joshua Namm

I wanted to give everyone an update and quick set of reference points provided by Moptu’s incredibly informative users. As we all settle into the new reality of life in self-Isolation, it’s more…

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

Your Star Trek Pandemic-Themed Watch List

It seems like everyone is looking for things to relate to and, just as importantly, things to watch as we enter our new normal of social-distancing in our homes. Luckily, Star Trek serves to accomplish both of these goals! Here are 10 episodes that took S

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

L.A. Chefs Offer Recipes, Online Cooking Classes

Nguyen Tran of Starry Kitchen and Lauren Koeppe of Create Hospitality are here to help you cook at home (and interact with people online while you do it).

Visual Arts | Visual Arts

20 Ways to Enjoy World-Class Art for Free Online

With just one click, you can be transported to thousands of museums around the world.

Books | Books

Apple Offers Free Books and Audiobooks to Users in U.S. for Limited Time Only

Apple Books today sent out a push notification highlighting free books and audiobooks available to users for a limited time only. This appears to be...

Books | Books

This App Lets You Download Free E-Books, Magazines, Comic Books, and Audiobooks From Your Library

With the Libby app, you can access your local library's collection of e-books and audiobooks for free without leaving home.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

26 'Virtual' Things to Do for Angelenos Under Quarantine

The list includes everything from museum tours and public lectures to online cooking classes, a karaoke league, Instagram sound baths, and even a live feed of the blooming poppy fields in Antelope Valley.

Music | Music

Coronavirus tips: The lost art of deep listening: Choose an album. Lose the phone. Close your eyes.

The experience of listening in solitude, without interruption or distraction, to albums from start to finish. With album recommendations, but it’s more about the closed-eyes experience.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice

Here Are 18 Things You Can Do if You’re “Social Distancing” at Home

2020 is canceled due to the Coronavirus—but here’s your opportunity to take advantage of time spent at home.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

54 Totally Fun Things To Do in L.A. This Halloween Week You Need to Know About (10-28-19 to 11-1-19)

This week, from Monday, October 28 to Friday, November 1, features Grand Park Día de los Muertos, Fantastic Planet larger than life public art piece, Scary Delicious Bug and Wine Pairing, BE KIND, REWIND 90s HALLOWEEN PARTY, Night Dive at the Aquarium of

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

48 Totally Fun Things To Do in L.A. This Week You Need to Know About (10-7-19 to 10-11-19)

This week, from Monday, October 7 to Friday, October 11, features Pie Night at 189 by Dominique Ansel, Griffith Observatory Sunset Walk & Talk, Malibu Wine Safari Haunted Nights Tour, Pasadena ArtNight, San Fernando Valley Halloween Drive-In Nights, L

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

46 Totally Fun Things To Do in L.A. This Week You Need to Know About (9-30-19 to 10-4-19)

This week, from Monday, September 30 to Friday, October 4, features Nights of the Jack, a Tito’s Vodka & Tito’s Tacos party, Freeform’s Halloween Town, Alpine Village Oktoberfest, Dumpling & Beer Festival, Haunted Little Tokyo and MUCH more.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Chicago

Things to do in Chicago this weekend: The Rickmobile pop-up, French bulldog ‘pawty,’ Nick Offerman, Wine Fest on the Beach

Things to do in Chicago this weekend include The Rickmobile pop-up event, a French bulldog ‘pawty,’ Nick Offerman, Wine Fest on the Beach and more.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

32 Totally Fun Things To Do in L.A. This Week You Need to Know About (9-9-19 to 9-13-19)

This week, from Monday, September 9 to Friday, September 13, features Twilight Concerts On The Pier, Griffith Observatory Sunset Walk & Talk, Brian Wilson & The Zombies at The Greek Theatre, Moonlight Yoga at LA River, Son of Monsterpalooza and MU

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Chicago

The Best Things to Do in the Fall in Chicago!

Explore the best things to do in the fall in Chicago, including apple picking, pumpkin patches, corn mazes and Halloween.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

24 Really Cool Things to do This June in Los Angeles!

June 2019 event highlights includes KCRW Summer Nights, LA Pride, the Playboy Jazz Festival, BoldPas in Pasadena, Bill Esparaza's Taqueando, the DTLA Donut Fest, KTOWN Night Market, Moonlight Movies on the Beach , and much more.

Entertainment | The Hometown

38 Awesome Things To Do This Weekend in L.A. (4-12-2019 to 4-14-2019)

This weekend, from Friday, April 12 to Sunday, April 14 features Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle, a Game of Thrones cocktail event, the LA Art Book Fair, the L.A. Times Festival of Books, MONSTERPALOOZA, Bergamot's Spring Open House, and MUCH more.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Stuff

16 Great Things to Do in New York (Feb 20–March 6)

Looking for awesome things to do in NYC today? Here’s a frequently updated list of things to do in and around NYC, including Travis Scott at MSG, New York Philharmonic with Yo-Yo Ma, Jerry Saltz on the Armory Show, Independent, Spring/Break and more.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

30 Awesome Things To Do This Weekend in L.A. (1-11-2019 to 1-13-2019)

This weekend, from Friday, January 11 to Sunday, January 13, features dineL.A. Restaurant Week, Burgers & Brewfest, Cool Camellia Celebration at Descanso Gardens, No Pants Metro Ride, a Mobile Museum Fair, East LA Art Walk and MUCH more.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

54 Totally Fun Things To Do in L.A. This Week You Need to Know About (10-29-18 to 11-2-18)

This week, from Monday, October 29 to Friday, November 2, features Spooky Films at The Wiltern, CREEPsHOW at The Satellite, Killer Trivia at The Mermaid bar, a Willy Wonka costume ball, lots of Halloween parties on Wednesday, as well as Día de los Muer

Family & Parenting | Kid's

Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Monsters - Halloween Treats

Make cute and quirky Chocolate Caramel Pretzel Monsters for Halloween. They are quick and easy to create and perfect treats for this holiday.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

41 Awesome Things To Do This Weekend in L.A. [9-14-2018 to 9-16-2018]

This weekend, from Friday, September 14 to Sunday, September 16, features dOGUMENTA, Roaring Nights at the LA Zoo, a Vintage Vibe Festival, the Los Angeles Taco Takeover, Metro's Pride of the Valley,  and MUCH more.

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

The best things to do in NYC according to locals and Time Out Editors!

According to critics and locals, these are the the best things to do in NYC. Discover amazing places to eat and drink, must-see museums and more.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

Things to Do in Los Angeles This weekend

We pick out the best things to do in L.A. this weekend, including our favorite concerts, culture and cuisine

Miscellaneous | Chicago Events

10 New Experiences in Chicago

A magic lounge, a hotel facing Wrigley Field, giant wooden trolls and a golf-theme restaurant are some of the fresh places for visitors to explore in the Chicago area this year.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Chicago

The best Chicago bars open till 4am or later!

For nights when the party just doesn't stop at 2am, head to these Chicago bars that stay open till 4am or later

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Chicago

Take a look at the 25 best Chicago attractions

These Chicago attractions should be at the top of everyone's list. Discover Chicago's incredible museums, skyscrapers, parks and more things to do.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

35 Totally Fun Things To Do in L.A. This Week You Need to Know About [2-27-17 to 3-3-17]

This week, from Monday, Feb. 27 to Friday, Mar. 3, features Lebowski Fest, Food Fare 2017, a Great Horror Movie Night in Griffith Park, and LOTS more.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

10 Things To Do in L.A. For Under $10 This Weekend [7-8-16 to 7-10-16]

Here are 10 quick, fun ideas for this weekend each costing less than $10 that might be good to keep on your radar.

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

20 stupendous things to do in NYC this week

Mon 23 Lyrics & Lyricists: I Have Confidence — Rogers After Hammerstein 92nd St Y; 2pm and 7:30pm; $69–$81 The erudite Ted Chapin host

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

18 Free Things To Do in Los Angeles This May (2016)

We've cataloged a link list of free things to do in May we think are worthy of keeping on your radar.

Entertainment | Entertainment

11 Very Unique Places to Catch a Movie | Mental Floss

Home entertainment systems and online streaming are convenient ways to watch movies, but there are still a few brick-and-mortar movie theaters that aim to give their audiences a unique filmgoing experience.

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

Chicago's Bit Space Gives Kids a Place To Tinker 21st Century-Style

A new "maker space" for kids combines high- and low-tech tools for a hands-on creative experience.

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

10 New Attractions That Will Help Chicago Reach its 2020 Tourism Goals

An unprecedented number of major Chicago tourist destinations have either recently opened or will come online in the next half decade.

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

Free things to do with kids this summer in Chicago

From flying a kite to seeing fireworks at Navy Pier, we recommend these totally awesome free things to do with kids this summer

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

Where to Find Peace and Quiet in Chicago

Lily pools, greenhouses and parks, from PureWow Chicago, the free daily lifestyle email for women, featuring the best finds in Arts + Culture for women.

Miscellaneous | Chicago Events

101 things to do in Chicago: free things to do in Chicago

Leave your wallet at home while you visit museums, parks, beaches and more of the top free things to do in Chicago.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

22 Of Our Favorite Events In Los Angeles This Week: LAist

Here are 22 of our favorite events happening in Los Angeles this week. We’ll be back on Thursday with our Weekend Planner column to help you plan—what else?— the weekend ahead. And don’t check out the April Guide or the Best Night Out in Los Angeles for other events

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

The 18 Most Necessary Things to Do in NYC This March

It may not seem like it, but there’s light at the end of this frozen, slush puddle-filled tunnel we’ve all been cowering in, and that light is called spring. Instead of dwelling on the crap weather, your favorite karaoke bar closing, or the subway being particularly nightmarish, it's time you focused on the good stuff ahead, particularly these 18 things (which are mostly lots and lots of drinking festivals)

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

Rent in L.A. May be Sky-High but Having a Good Time is Still Cheap - Los Angeles Magazine

L.A. is expensive, but there are still plenty of cheap (and free) experiences to be had. Here’s a list of some of our favorite penny savers

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Best event in every state: The Kentucky Derby, Iron Bowl, Mardis Gras and more

If "hit the most awesome event in every state" is your weirdly specific New Year's resolution, you'll need to know what the best,…

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

Top Chicagoland neighborhoods for holiday lights

Holidays don't get any more festive than in the month of December, when decorations celebrating Christmas and Hanukkah spring up all around the city and suburbs. Some people in specific neighborhoods (hello, Lincolnwood!) have been adorning their houses f

Food & Drink | Chicago Food & Drink

Parson's Chicken and Fish ice skating rink

Parson's wants you to have some hot chicken with your cold ice skates.

Miscellaneous | Chicago Events

46 Great Things to Do This Winter in Chicago

The temperatures outside may be dropping, but inside, Chicago culture is on fire. Here’s your cheat sheet.

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

The 26 guiltiest pleasures of living in Chicago

If loving our city's suburbs, cover bands, malls and big batch beers is wrong, we don't want to be right. Shed your shame and indulge in these guilty...

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

A $100 Weekend in Chicago

Sample everything from pizza to pancakes, classical music to the blues, during a frugal-friendly weekend in the Windy City.

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

Chinatown guide: The best of the neighborhood

Find the best restaurants, bars, karaoke, shops and things to do with our guide to Chicago's Chinatown.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

15 Things to Do in L.A. If You're Having a Bad Day

Los Angeles may be the city of perpetual sun and cheery attitudes, yet it is certainly possible to have a...

Miscellaneous | Miscellaneous Chicago

33 reasons fall in Chicago is the best

Scarves, fireplaces, pretty leaves, comfort foods and sports—what's not to like about autumn in Chicago?

Visual Arts | Chicago Arts

Expo Chicago: Exhibits To See Away From Navy Pier

While Expo envelopes and rollicks Navy Pier, there are many other concurrent exhibitions to head over to this art-seeped weekend in Chicago

Miscellaneous | Chicago Events

The 2014 Riot Fest schedule

We've got the scoop on the hour-by-hour schedule for the tenth annual Riot Fest, which starts next Friday.

Miscellaneous | Chicago Events

31 Things To Do in Chicago's 'Hoods Before Summer Ends

Our reporters shared their end-of-summer bucket lists. Get outside, Chicago!

Food & Drink | LA Spots

Best Bars in Santa Monica - Nightlife - Los Angeles, CA

With two new cocktail meccas opening up within a couple months of each other, it seems like Santa Monica's all of a sudden become…

Miscellaneous | Chicago Events

17 things to do in Chicago before summer ends

Make the most of the last month of summer with these 17 things to do, from jumping in a swimming pool to hitting that last outdoor concert

Miscellaneous | Chicago Events

The Best Things to Do in Chicago This August, in One Giant List

Music, art, theatre, and a legendary parade—there’s more happening than we can even count this month.