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Enjoy an Evening of Fun Facts and Free-Flowing Drinks at Trivia Night at The Bungalow

You work hard, so carving out some time to have fun and blow off steam is a must! Make self-care a regular event by rounding up a few friends every Wednesday for trivia night at The Bungalow. The cozy-chic lounge by the beach hosts trivia every week from 7 to 10 p.m.—and, of course, provides…

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The Westside Laugh Party Will Once Again Bring the LOLs on May 19th

Zach Galifianakis. Damon Wayans. Ali Wong. You probably recognize these names. But before they became famous comics, they were working their local standup circuits just like every other comedian striving for their big break. That’s why these now-famous figures sometimes show up at the Westside Laugh Party to make cameos—it’s a way to lift up…

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Don’t Miss Earth Day at Heal the Bay Aquarium on April 22nd

As its name suggests, Heal the Bay Aquarium is more than just an attraction. Its chief goal is to keep the surrounding waters clean for the animals and people who depend on them for survival. Secondary to that goal, the aquarium entertains and intrigues guests with its aquatic exhibits. Be part of the mission when…

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Find Fresh Furnishings and Fashion at Santa Monica Airport Antique & Vintage

Ranked as one of the Top 10 Flea Markets in America, it should come as no surprise that the twice-monthly Santa Monica Airport Antique & Vintage market has “too many vendors to list.” Suffice it to say the paved lot by the Santa Monica Airport is positively packed with tents every first and fourth Sunday…

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Encourage Creative Play With Natural Toys From The Acorn Store

Whereas many toys for young children overwhelm the senses with loud noises and flashing lights, the classic playthings at The Acorn Store take a different approach to aid early childhood development. They favor simplicity to foster creativity in children, as opposed to triggering sensory overload. That’s why the local toy store promises “natural toys and…

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Savor Extra-Spicy Fried Chicken at Tenkatori Sawtelle

Seeking new experiences in honor of the new year? Grab takeout from Tenkatori Sawtelle tonight. The restaurant recently debuted its menu of classic Japanese cuisine with crispy karaage chicken as the cornerstone. This traditional type of fried chicken is artfully crafted at Tenkatori Sawtelle, according to some of its first customers, who say it’s “crisp,…

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