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Los Angeles Weekend Events and Activities 8/21 – 8/23

My mom and nephew just spent six days with us. In between open houses, we met my daughter in Santa Barbara for lunch. And earlier this week my mom and I saw The Man from Uncle movie which we loved! Big events this weekend include the 6th Annual Montrose Film Festival and Pasadena is hosting the last weekend of the Janice Joplin Night. For those of you looking for something fun to do this weekend, here’s the list:


Estate Sale
Saturday &  Sunday, 9 AM – 2 PM
5160 Finehill Ave., La Crescenta 91214
Beautiful antique furniture, Asian statuary, Hitachi HDTV, dishes, Waterford crystal, ELECTROPEDIC QUEEN adjustable bed, books, antique armoire, antique hutch, Native and New Age art, crystals, and artifacts,  and more to be discovered.  Amazing intricately carved over 4′ tall, statue of Quan Yin.  Bronze signed angel statue over 4′ tall.  Barcalounger leather recliners, beautiful leather sofa, reproduction Tiffany style lamps, reproduction claw foot desk, and single Danish Modern wall unit.  Antique Victorian oak display/secretary cabinet and settee/bench with cushion.  Yard has concrete and metal sculptures, mature plants, pots and patio furniture.  Garage has tools and lots more!

Montrose film festival


6th Annual Montrose Film Festival
Saturday & Sunday, 6 PM – 10:45 PM
2218 Honolulu Ave, Montrose 91214
Movie features, live bands, popcorn and more


Junior Chef Classes
Saturday, 10 AM
142 S. Lake Ave., Pasadena 91101
Kids will learn kid friendly Italian pressed sandwich recipes

 Art Day
Sunday, 11:45 AM – 1 PM
480 Arroyo Blvd., Pasadena 91103
Kids will paint, dance, sculpt, weave and more

A Night with Janis Joplin at the Pasadena Playhouse Ends August 23rd


LA Zoo Roaring Nights
Friday, 7 PM – 11 PM
3333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles 90027
$20,. Food truck, live music, dancing and more

Natural History Museum Summer Garden Party
Friday, 5 PM – 9 PM
900 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles 90007
Live music, live animal presentations, art expo and more

Bicycle Adventure, “Garden of Eden of The Devil’s Gate”
Saturday, 12:30 PM – 5 PM
Starts at 620 Moulton Ave. Los Angeles & Ends: 72 N. Fair Oaks Ave. Pasadena
$10, tickets include 2 complementary New Belgium beers and a special guided tour, Tom Corell 

American Girl Author Tour Meet-and–Greet
Saturday, 11:30 – 1:30 PM
Meet-and-greet with Author Mary Casanova

 Jason House’s photography exhibit “Sanitarium” runs through September 8th at Gallery 417 Downtown in the also-historic Los Angeles Subway Terminal Building which dates back to 1925.


 August 27th: Author Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell will discuss her new book about one of the most exciting, controversial, and extravagant periods in the history of fashion: The reign of Louis XVI and Marie-Antoinette in 18th-century France!

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