Social Calendar

The Strangers Experience Hollywood @ Hollywood, CA
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 9 @ 12:00 am

In advance of the upcoming March 9th release of the highly anticipated horror film, The Strangers: Prey at Night, Aviron Pictures has launched The Strangers Experience Hollywood in a trailer home in the heart of Hollywood, where members of the public can immerse themselves in the terrifying world of the three masked strangers from the film, Dollface, Pin-Up Girl and Man in the Mask. Groups will be pulled into the trailer by a distressed teenage girl trying desperately to escape The Strangers, who have been doggedly pursuing her and her family. Once inside the trailer, the game begins as The Strangers wield their unique brand of terror, daring participants to find a way out alive.

Oscar Parties @ Hollywood, CA
Mar 1 – Mar 4 all-day

VIP Concierge can put you right in the heart of all the action with Oscars after party tickets. You can mingle with stars and industry professionals all night. Make no mistake about it: the 90th Academy Awards will undoubtedly be just as exciting as last year’s show, but the best part of the OSCAR experience is the outrageous, over-the-top parties that take place before, during and after the show! Celebrities turn up in new killer looks and totally let loose with their industry friends.

Pass The Mic @ Los Angeles
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Savoir Collab & Lean In LA is proud to bring “Pass the Mic” women’s empowerment speaker panel and event on the beautiful rooftop of The Row DTLA for the first time in celebration of International Women’s Day. We’re highlighting influential women using their voices through social, culture, economics and politics. “Pass the Mic” will cover stories of vulnerability, risk taking, success and how to rise above naysayers and doubt. We are inviting Lean In Los Angeles members, Women of Savoir Collab, the UCLA & USC MBA Community and other female communities of Los Angeles.

Cannabis Wedding Expo @ Studio City
Mar 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
From the canna-curious to canna-connoisseurs, the Cannabis Wedding Expo showcases a goldmine of lucrative brands, edibles, tabletop, apparel and more, through the lens of the cannabis plant — all focused on the digitally engaged, cannabis imbibing, millennial couple.
Oscar’s (Academy Awards) @ Dolby Theatre, Hollywood, CA.
Mar 4 all-day

The Oscars will take up its annual residence at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood, California.

All-Star Chef Classic @ L.A. Live
Mar 7 – Mar 10 all-day

All-Star Chef Classic is an exciting, intimate, and exclusive culinary celebration bringing together some of the world’s most innovative and celebrated chefs for four days in mid-March. The event was co-founded and developed by Lucy Lean and Krissy Lefebvre in partnership with AEG in the mind set of creating a truly unique multi-media food experience. Each event allows our guests to get up close and personal with the chefs, while eating food prepared by some of the greatest chefs in the world.

Style Fashion Week @ Pacific Design Center
Mar 9 @ 3:18 am

Style Fashion Week, The Official Fashion Week of Los Angeles. The four day fashion spectacular will feature international runway shows, an extensive art marketplace curated by Russell Simmons’ Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, live music and performances from Cirque Du Soleil’s Zumanity.

OC Wine Fest @ San Juan Capistrano
Mar 10 – Mar 11 all-day

Perfect for anyone with an interest in wine and craft beer – from the newbie to the oenophile ready for a blind taste test – OCWineFest will introduce guests to award-winning wines from around the globe, including wines from Israel, Croatia, Hungary, Greece and France, as well as those you might be surprised to learn were grown and made right here in Orange County. OCWineFest celebrates the craft beer phenomenon of Orange County and Los Angeles as well, with plenty of brews on tap.

The Friendship Bowl @ Palos Verdes Bowl
Mar 10 all-day

This year’s theme is #BowlFor28. Walk With Sally is focused on the 28 kids who will be matched with mentors thanks to this fundraiser, but who are YOU bowling in honor of? We have intentionally left this year’s theme very broad to encourage your creativity

iHeartRadio Music Awards @ The Forum in Los Angeles, CA
Mar 11 all-day

The 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards will be held on March 5, 2017 at The
Forum in Inglewood, California, and will be hosted by Ryan Seacrest.

Los Angeles Fashion Week (LAFW) @ Varies in Los Angeles, CA
Mar 12 – Mar 15 all-day

Showcasing new design collections from all over the world, media, buyers, stylists and more.

South by Southwest @ Austin, Texas
Mar 12 – Mar 18 all-day

South by Southwest (SXSW) is an annual set of film, interactive media, and music festivals and conferences that take place in mid-March in Austin, Texas.

Week of Fitness at PLATFORM LA @ Culver City
Mar 12 – Mar 18 all-day

Whether you’re keeping a steady pace with your resolution for a healthy and happy 2018 or looking to recharge your routine with a new crew, PLATFORM presents seven consecutive days of the very best studio fitness to help you discover what moves you. Join the studios and instructors reshaping the ways we work out and step outside to break a sweat and have some fun along the way. From spinning to boxing to crossfit and more, there’s no excuse when it comes to trying something new especially when it leaves you looking and feeling your very best. All classes will take place outdoors in the center courtyard with the exception of SoulCycle on Thursday March 15. 100% of proceeds from Orangetheory’s class on Sunday March 18 will go to Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Magazine 3rd Annual Whiskey Fest @ Santa Monica, CA
Mar 15 all-day

Take a deep dive into the world of whiskey at the third annual Whiskey Festival. Meet master distillers, sip the finest selections, learn fresh cocktail recipes and experience new labels. Enjoy gourmet hors d’oeuvres, live music and unique experiences that will complement the bespoke tasting atmosphere.

Poketo x Garmentory Pop-up @ Los Angeles, CA
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm

Offering a wide assortment of design-driven wares such as stationary, home goods, accessories, and apparel for the whole family, Poketo strives to instill art and creativity into everyday life. The Garmentory at Poketo Project Space will include Garmentory’s extensive offerings – everything from ready-to-wear to shoes to accessories. Over 40 designer labels will be available for purchase including VereVerto, Micaela Greg, Waltz, Ilana Kohn, Ajaie Alaie, The Palatines, Botanica Workshop, Carla Colour and For All Womankind.

PaleyFest @ Dolby Theater
Mar 16 – Mar 25 all-day

35th annual PaleyFest Los Angeles, Hollywood’s ultimate TV fan festival, March 16-25, at the DOLBY THEATRE in Hollywood. PaleyFest LA 2017 will celebrate television’s most acclaimed series and grant fans access to special screenings, exclusive conversations, and behind-the-scenes scoops and breaking news from the stars and creative minds behind their favorite shows.

The PaleyFest LA 2018 lineup includes:
March 16: PaleyFest Icon Tribute to Barbra Streisand (7:30pm)
March 17: FOX’s The Orville (2:00pm)
March 17: NBC’s Will & Grace (7:00pm)
March 18: Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale (2:00pm)
March 18: HBO’s Silicon Valley (7:00pm)
March 20: CW’s Supernatural (6:45pm)
March 21: CBS’s The Big Bang Theory and Young Sheldon (7:30pm)
March 22: ABC’s The Good Doctor (7:30pm)
March 24: CBS’s Mom (2:00pm)
March 24: OWN’s Queen Sugar (7:00pm)
March 25: CW’s Riverdale (2:00pm)
March 25: Netflix’s Stranger Things (7:00pm)

The VOID and ILMxLAB’s Hyper Reality VR Star Wars Experience @ Glendale, CA
Mar 16 @ 10:00 am
Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire will transport guests deep into the Star Wars universe allowing them to walk freely and untethered on an interactive stage. Reality and imagination mix to deliver breathtaking experiences where you’ll engage in an interactive mission disguised as a stormtrooper. Blending the physical with the virtual world, you’ll feel the impact of blaster bolts, smell the smoke from your physical environment, push buttons to solve an interactive puzzle to escape enemies, all while coordinating directly with your friends and family in real time.  
St. Patty’s Day Celebration at Tam O’Shanter @ Los Angeles, CA
Mar 17 @ 11:00 am

The Tam O’Shanter, a member of the Lawry’s family of restaurants and one of the oldest restaurants in Los Angeles, will host its annual epic St. Patrick’s Day party. The Tam will be open and ready to revive old world traditions and glory at 11:00am, with a special music tent area in the parking lot opening at 12:00pm and the festivities continuing throughout the day and night. Scheduled bands include Highland Park Ramblers, The Ploughboys, and Whiskey Sunday. Fun vibes will be in full force all-day long with green beer, raffles, Guinness Girls, and more.

MiniBar Hollywood St. Patrick’s Day Parade @ Los Angeles, CA
Mar 17 @ 3:30 pm

MiniBar Hollywood will be leading the second “Hollywood Crawl of Fame”, a St. Patrick’s Day Parade through Hollywood. Attendees will celebrate the special holiday by enjoying premium signature cocktails at some of Los Angeles’ most popular mixology hotspots, with Live Irish Music and a party at the finish line.  The venues participating include MiniBar, Ever Bar, The Parker Room, Sassafras, Sunset & Vinyl, Lost Property, and Three Clubs. Each venue will feature a signature cocktail created with a spirit from Disaronno International’s portfolio. The Walsh Whiskey Distilleries line of premium Irish whiskies will be featured at several of the stops on the parade. The $25 ticket includes A taste of three liqueurs and three whiskies, along with a brief education on each, and the kickoff cocktail at MiniBar.  The Walsh Whiskey Distilleries whiskies include Writer’s Tears and The Irishman line.

The Ready Player One Challenge @ Los Angeles, CA
Mar 18 @ 12:00 am – Apr 1 @ 11:00 pm
An experiential, hyper-sharable maze in the heart of Hollywood designed for all ages to escape the Real World and explore the OASIS in search of three hidden keys. This choose-your-own-adventure experience gives fans total control to enjoy and interact with: A/V installations, interactive displays, nostalgic gaming stations, beautifully re-created “set” environments, immersive in-world moments, live actors, authentic film props, and early access to film content, all enhanced by character audio/video and a film-inspired playlist, powered by Hot Topic.
Freeform and POPSUGAR Celebrate ‘Siren’- Immersive Mermaid Museum @ Hollywood, CA
Mar 22 – Mar 25 all-day

POPSUGAR and Freeform will celebrate Freeform’s new series, Siren, with an immersive Mermaid Museum, demonstrating that mermaids are not just beautiful, but mysterious and powerful. POPSUGAR reaches a monthly global audience of 400 million, generating 3.1 billion monthly content views. As a leading lifestyle brand for young women, the partnership is a natural fit as the show has underlying theme of female empowerment and features a strong female lead.

Open to the public for four days, the space will be outfitted in an eerily dark and hauntingly beautiful way to represent the mysteriousness of the show with enticing social photo moments at every turn. The space will include elements of Siren’s Bristol Cove, transporting guests into the world of mermaids.

Goya Studios 

1541 N Cahuenga Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90028

WHEN: Open to the Public, March 22nd – March 25th

TIME: March 22-23, 3pm-9pm | March 24-25, 12pm-6pm

COST: Free

Palm Desert Food & Wine @ Palm Desert, CA
Mar 22 – Mar 25 all-day

Palm Desert Food & Wine presented by Agua Caliente Casino Resort Spa is owned and operated by Palm Springs Life; produced by Tony Marchese. The annual food and wine event gathers the brightest and most inspired chefs and culinary personalities from around the country for three extraordinary days of food and wine tasting. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Coachella Valley’s FIND Food Bank.

The Nue Group’s LA Pop-Up Shop @ Los Angeles, CA
Mar 23 @ 12:00 am – Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm
The Nue Group, one LA’s top celebrity-loved boutique PR agencies, is opening their doors to our cities’ shopping-obsessed. This Friday through Sunday, the normally buzzing stylist showroom will be transformed into The Nue Shop – a curated pop-up shop highlighting must-have fashion styles. Located on La Brea Ave in the heart of Los Angeles, The Nue Shop will feature some of Australia’s leading women’s fashion labels: ready to wear and accessories. Brands including boho jewelry label 8 Other Reasons (who just launched their WOMAN campaign with LA it-girl Steph Shep), fashion lines StyleStalker (as worn by model babes Bella Hadid and Romee Strijd) and The Jetset Diaries (seen on celebs including Jasmine Tookes and Jasmine Sanders), and trend-driven footwear brand Sol Sana (worn by stars including Halsey and Sofia Richie).
WEEKEND POPUP: Bitcoin-Infused Post-internet Body of Work @ Los Angeles, CA
Mar 23 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm

Castelli Art Space is thrilled to announce a new solo exhibition by Andy Bauch. New Money will feature over a dozen works comprised of over 100,000 LEGO bricks, depicting everything from digitized abstractions to portraits of low wage workers who are in the process of being phased out by automation. The Postinternet artwork is imbued with secret keys to bitcoin wallets, with initial values ranging between $20 and $90.

2017 ¡Latin Food Fest! Los Angeles @ Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, CA
Mar 24 all-day

America’s largest annual Hispanic culinary celebration, ¡Latin Food Fest!, takes place March 24, adjacent the Santa Monica Pier (1550 Pacific Coast Hwy, Santa Monica, 90401). The 2017 action-packed line-up features tastings, a celeb chef dinner, parties and workshops. The signature event, Gran Tasting, is an all-inclusive tasting festival. Guests pay one price to enter and indulge in a variety of local and international Latin food, wine and spirits; meet acclaimed chefs who will conduct demos, and you won’t want to miss the Best of Fest Awards – the fest’s showcase of culinary excellence.

Kid’s Choice Awards @ Galen Center in Los Angeles
Mar 24 all-day

Kids’ Choice Awards 2018 will be larger than life! Massive musical performances, colossal celebs and super-sized surprises, all served up to the biggest fans in the world! Slime, Blimps and everything in between… This year’s show is kind of a BIG DEAL.


Simply Divine Food & Wine Event @ Hollywood Forever
Mar 24 all-day

With 80 food and beverage partners participating, the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s 13th annual premier food and wine event Simply diVine will cater to a packed house on Saturday, March 24, from 6–9 p.m.

Held for the first time at iconic Hollywood Forever, guests will sample extraordinary food and drinks from L.A.’s most popular restaurants, food trucks, wineries, distilleries, breweries, and more. All proceeds support the Center’s life-changing and life-saving programs and services.

General FOODIE tickets may be purchased online through Saturday, March 24, at 5 p.m. for $150. Any available general FOODIE tickets will be sold at the door for $160 each on a first-come, first-served basis until sold out. Cash and credit cards accepted at the door.

Those looking for a more intimate experience can get a one-hour early entry to the main event at 5 p.m. with a CLUP VIP ticket, offering exclusive access to the Wells Fargo Club VIP Lounge throughout the event that features bartenders from The Chapel at the Abbey; tastings of rare wines and Tito’s Handmade Vodka; entertainment by Rachel Sorsa Band; magic by Bill Bailey (from Magic Castle); celebrity chef experiences with Susan Feniger (Border Grill) and Mary Sue Milliken (Border Grill Restaurants & Truck); a special guest appearance by Curtis Stone (TLC’s Take Home Chef); and more. Complimentary VIP parking included.

Restaurant partners include Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken, Ayara Thai Cuisine, The Black Cat, Black Market Liquor Bar & Antonia Lofaso Catering, Border Grill, Café D’Etoile, Celestino Drago Catering & Special Events, Commissary, Connie & Ted’s, Coolhaus, Craft, Crossroads Kitchen, Gracias Madre, Hamasaku, Hinoki & the Bird, Holbox / Chichen Itza, Huntington Hospitality, Jar, Joan’s on Third, Kismet, Larder Baking Co., Melody, Milk Bar, Odys + Penelope, Pizzeria il Fico, The Ponte, Rao’s Hollywood, Ray’s & Stark Bar, RiceBar, Rossoblu, Salt & Straw, Shake Shack, Small Batch, Spartina, Suga Brown Pastries, Tavern, and The Village Idiot.

Wineries, craft beers, spirits, specialty coffees and juicers include The Assembly, Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, Blue Bottle Coffee, Brown-Forman, Chareau, Classic Wines of CA, Common Cider Company, Concurrent Wines, Cutwater Spirits, Edrington Americas, EG Wine Co., Epic Wines & Spirits, Frederick Wildman & Sons, Golden Road Brewing, Health-Ade Kombucha, Henry Wine Group, Hollywood Hot, J. Lohr Vineyards & Wine, Jardesca, JFC International, Kikori Whiskey, Le Grand Courtage, MiddleBar, Mosaic Wine Alliance, Mulholland Distilling, Nosotros Tequila, Oak Ridge Winery, Pacific Wine and Spirits, Palm Bay, Planet Wine, Q Drinks, Rekorderlig Cider, Riboli Family Wines, Santa Monica Brew Works, Sapporo U.S.A., Inc., SelvaRey Rum, Starbucks, Tequila Herradura, Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Treasury Wine Estates, and Youngs Market Company.

WHAT:          Simply diVine

The record-breaking 13th annual tasting event benefiting the Los Angeles LGBT Center is a celebration of delicious food, wine, spirits, craft beers, and more!

 WHEN:          Saturday, March 24
5 – 6 p.m.:       CLUB VIP

6 – 9 p.m.:       General Admission

 WHERE:       Hollywood Forever

                        6000 Santa Monica Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90038

TICKETS:     General FOODIE Ticket:       $150

CLUB VIP Ticket:                  $500

To purchase tickets, visit

NOTE: All online ticket sales end on Saturday, March 24, at 5 p.m. Tickets available at the door ($160 per general FOODIE ticket) on a first-come, first-served basis until sold out.

All proceeds support the Center’s life-changing and life-saving programs and services.

Noah Waxman’s Spring 2018 Collection Debut @ Los Angeles, CA
Apr 4 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
This collection debut is the celebration of the launch of NYC shoemaker Noah Waxman’s first LA outpost. The SENE store will feature Noah’s newest collection of men’s and women’s footwear including an all-new exclusive design inspired by century old-Delft tiles in the window of a Dutch home. The brand is renowned for its collection of footwear that merges all-American style with the legacy of traditional European shoemaking.
Women of Influence Luncheon @ Los Angeles
Apr 12 all-day

Los Angeles Confidential will celebrate the “Style” issue on April 12th with its annual Women of Influence luncheon, hosted by Hilary Swank at the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills Hotel. Guests will include Group Publisher Chris Gialanella, Editor-in-Chief Spencer Beck and other Los Angeles female business leaders.

Neon Carnival @ Thermal, CA
Apr 14 – Apr 15 all-day

At the Neon Carnival, guests can expect new and exciting carnival style games and amusement park thrills, with continued involvement from the biggest names in entertainment and consumer lifestyle, including the return of iconic denim inventor, the Levi’s® Brand, back to headline the event. Tequila Don Juliowill be returning for their fourth consecutive year, providing guests with specialty Palomas served from the Airstream Speakeasy and providing Don Julio 1942 bottle service for VIP tables. Batiste Dry Shampoo will host hairstyling stations that offer attendees bold, festival-inspired styles and provide product samples for the ultimate hair refresh.  Los Angeles beer staple, Golden Road Brewery, will be providing a unique bar experience with their customized freight container serving up their most popular brands. No strangers to the nightlife scene, Hollywood heavy hitter DJs, and Don Julio 1942 Brand Ambassadors Kayper, DJ Politik, Jesse Marco and DJ Ruckus will keep partygoers dancing with performances that last into the early morning hours.

BritWeek & The Wallis Star-Studded Shakespeare Jubilee @ Beverly Hills, CA
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm

A Shakespeare Jubilee!BritWeek is the largest and most visible celebration of the creativity and innovation between the UK and the US. Now celebrating its twelfth year with three significant events in Los Angeles, BritWeek has become a global forum that highlights British excellence and influence in theater, films, television, music, fine art, and sport.

Moon River Music Festival @ Chattanooga, TN
Sep 8 – Sep 9 all-day

The 2018 Moon River Music Festival is a two-day event that will feature 22 acts across two stages, taking place on the banks of the beautiful Tennessee River at Coolidge Park in Chattanooga, TN on September 8 & 9. The 2018 lineup features a specially curated group of artists including, The Avett Brothers, The Head and the Heart, Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors, Judah & The Lion, Trampled By Turtles, Margo Price, Mavis Staples, I’m With Her, The Dirty Guv’nahs, Joseph, The Secret Sisters and many more!

Tickets go on sale this Thursday at 10:00 AM EST, exclusively at