Cheat Day Land @ Los Angeles, CA
Oct 1 all-day

If you’ve ever dreamt of donuts while pumping iron, or simply wished that being bad didn’t have to be so bad for you, then Cheat Day Land may well be the place for you. Rubi Rymenmy; creator and founder of Art Flying Aerial is presenting Cheat Day Land to Los Angeles, CA. Cheat Day Land is a space where healthy lifestyle advocates can take a break from their dietary restrictions and indulge in whatever strikes their fancy for the day. Everyone’s entitled to a cheat day after all. Cheat Day Land will open its doors from September 1st-30th! Indulge in 30 days of cheat meals while you can!  Bring your appetite, snap some photos for #TheGram, and dive in to all of your favorite guilty pleasures! Cheat Day is coming!

Cleo Winemaker Dinner @ Los Angeles, CA
Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm

A winemaker dinner featuring a menu of Cleo favorites crafted by chef Dany Emaleh and a pairing of wines from Daou.

FounderMade Consumer Discovery Show West @ Santa Monica, CA
Oct 4 all-day

This exhibition will consist of over 200+ breakthrough consumer brands, panels with 30+ thought leaders and a curated network of entrepreneurs, retailers, distributors, investors, influencers, and media. FounderMade’s Consumer Discovery Show West, the internationally recognized destination summit for consumer businesses to activate accelerated growth, showcases the best-in-class consumer brands and thought leaders in food, beauty, and wellness, with entrepreneurs, retailers, distributors, investors, and influencers!

Newport Beach Wine & Food Festival @ Newport Beach, CA
Oct 4 – Oct 7 all-day

Newport Beach Wine & Food is the most exclusive, intimate and world-class epicurean lifestyle event in Southern California. You’ll enjoy one-of-a-kind dinners by celebrity chefs and local masters, taste bites from 40 different top restaurants with their executive chefs and sip from over 250 varieties of wines, spirits and craft brews. VIP events, celebrity chef cooking demonstrations, master sommelier tasting panels and interactive mixology courses will all be offered throughout the weekend festivities.

Austin City Limits Music Festival @ Zilker Park, Austin, TX
Oct 5 – Oct 14 all-day

The ACL Music Festival has eight stages where musical groups from genres including rock, indie, country, folk, electronic and hip hop perform for fans. Approximately 450,000 people attend the festival each year. In addition to the music performances, there are food and drinks, an art market, a kids area for families, and other activities for attendees.

Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic @ Los Angeles
Oct 6 all-day

On Saturday, October 6, 2018, the ninth annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic, Los Angeles returns to Will Rogers State Historic Park. Join Veuve Clicquot to watch an exciting polo match while enjoying a day of picnicking and champagne sipping.
Polo-goers and champagne sippers alike can purchase one of three ticketing options, which offers access to Veuve Clicquot champagne bars featuring Yellow Label, Rosé, Rich, and Rich Rosé. Guests will be able to enjoy delicious food offerings from some of the city’s most popular food trucks, lawn games, and prime seating to cheer from the sidelines during a thrilling polo match led by world-renowned polo player Nacho Figueras.
Veuve Clicquot is proud to support Will Rogers State Historic Park, the official beneficiary of the annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic, Los Angeles.

Event is 21+.

A Cause for Entertainment Fights Breast Cancer @ Los Angeles, CA
Oct 7 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A Cause for Entertainment will host its 4th annual fundraising event to fight breast cancer. This year’s event will raise money for the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation and Shay Sharpe’s Pink Wishes, which grants last wishes to and supports the families of women under the age of 40 who have been given a terminal diagnosis. General Admission includes access to the exclusive raffle, hors d’oeuvres, live music, entertainment, and an InfiniFoto Booth. Food will be provided by Gastro Garage!

American Music Awards (AMA’s) @ Microsoft Theater
Oct 9 all-day

The American Music Awards, the world’s biggest fan-voted award show, features performances from today’s hottest artists and presents fan-voted awards. The American Music Awards pays tribute to today’s most influential and iconic artists. For more information, visit

Metal + Smith and Beauty² Los Angeles @ West Hollywood, CA
Oct 12 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
This year’s events will feature glam appointments courtesy of beGlammed. Beauty² will also include complimentary cryogenic facials provided by Facile Skin. Metal + Smith focuses on bringing together independent jewelry designers with local media, retail, influencer and customer spheres. Beauty² has the same focus, but for a selection of small, globally conscious beauty brands. Light bites will be served along with bubbles poured by Vinley Market and refreshments provided by Bai.
Children’s Photo Workshop at Flower + Hewes @ Malibu, CA
Oct 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Budding photographers ages 8-13 can discover their talents at Flower + Hewes during the gallery’s first children’s photo workshop. Award-winning photographer and artist Julie Betts Testwuide will share stories of photographing wild horses all across the globe, sharing her techniques and insights. Instant cameras and film is provided to each guest!

Westside Food & Wine Festival @ Courtyard by Marriott Los Angeles Westside
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The 2nd Annual Los Angeles Westside Food & Wine Festival returns this fall on October 14, 2018 from 4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. (3:00 p.m. for VIP ticketholders) serving up delicious tastes from some of West L.A.’s popular restaurants, food trucks and caterers, paired with an abundance of wine, craft beer, spirits tastings, non-alcoholic beverages, and plenty of entertainment with live music, DJ, strolling magic, vendors, silent auction, and giveaways. For the first time, the Festival will be open to all ages, making this a family-friendly event with those under 21 years of age allowed into the Festival, but not within the area where alcohol is poured and tasted.

Proceeds benefit Westside Food Bank which has mission to end hunger in our communities by providing access to free nutritious food through food acquisition and distribution, and by engaging the community and advocating for a strong food assistance network. It currently provides a wide variety of nutritious food including fresh produce, high protein foods, and pantry staples to over 70 agencies with food assistance programs in West Los Angeles County, reaching over 108,000 people each year, nearly half of whom are children. Every donated dollar allows WSFB to provide food for four nutritious meals. For more information, please visit http://wsfb.org/

Restaurant and other food tastings provided by Panini Kabob Grill, Stonefire Grill, Benny’s Tacos, Fresh Brothers Pizza, Gourmet Paper Plates Catering, Due Mani Pizza, Marriott Hotel Catering, Deep Seeded LA, Fresh Farm to You, My/Mo Mochi Ice Cream, Red Shoe Cakes, Sweet Tooth Confections, Kind Bars, GoGo SqueeZ, Down South Sweets Catering, Luna Olive Oil, Di Stefano Burrata Cheese, among others.

A substantial and varied selection of fine wines, craft beers, spirits, and non-alcoholic beverage companies pouring include Obvious Wines, San Antonio Winery/Riboli Wines, Smog City Brewing, Embajador Tequila, Blossom Brothers Wines, Vera Vino Wines, One Hope Wines, Harajuku Taproom-Baird Beer & Sake, Topa Chico Sparkling Water, Kevita Kombucha, Vita Coco, Naked Juice, Essential Water, My Wine Society, among others.

VIP tickets include early entry, wine glass tumbler, and free parking.

Culver City Honda and Culver City Toyota are this year’s Westside Food & Wine Festival Gold Sponsors. Additional festival sponsorship includes Wescom, T-Mobile, MedMen, Renewal by Anderson, Winning Ways, Acme Sign and Design, Getaround Ride Share. Media sponsors include LA Weekly, Yelp, LA Art Party, The Argonaut, Coast to Coast Newspaper, Culver City News, Culver City Chamber of Commerce, and the Mar Vista Chamber of Commerce.

WHEN: Sunday, October 14, 2018;
VIP entry begins at 3:00 p.m.; 4:00 p.m. for general admission and Festival ends at 7:00 p.m.

Courtyard by Marriott Los Angeles Westside
6333 Bristol Pkwy.
Culver City, CA 90230

$75 and $95 VIP; children under 10 are free with paying adult (one child per adult required). No one under 21 years of age will be allowed into the alcohol drinking and pouring area.

$8 at hotel; free for VIP; or street parking

Scoop the Vote! @ San Francisco, CA
Oct 17 @ 4:00 pm

MOIC invites guests and residents to join at the front of their SF location for an energizing event to rally to “Scoop the Vote” with newly elected Mayor London N. Breed! All are invited to join MOIC’s 100+ person Pink Army to jumpstart this final push for voter registration, with remarks from Mayor London N. Breed, elected officials and MOIC. From October 18th to October 22nd, Museum of Ice Cream is giving a MOIC ice cream scooper to the first 1,000 guests who register to vote at The Pint Shop!

gorjana Century City Opening @ Los Angeles, CA
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

gorjana Jewelry will be having a grand opening event in celebration of their newest LA store in century City! Guests will enjoy complimentary drinks and fun activities including a limited time gift with purchase! 

Taste of sbe @ Los Angeles, CA
Oct 20 all-day
Taste of sbe is a culinary celebration that’s kicking off in Los Angeles for a three-weekend series. Sbe is bringing together their award-winning celebrity chefs from around the world for a once in a lifetime experience and first of its kind. The LA weekend will kick off with a brunch at Cleo Third Street then a sushi rolling class and VIP shopping experience. Following, guests are invited to a grand dinner at Skybar at the Mondrian hotel with a special and surprise live performance. Saturday night celebrations will continue with an after-party at Hyde Sunset, and wrap with a farewell brunch at Doheny Room on Sunday.  It is guaranteed to be the ultimate sbe experience!
Eastside Food Festival @ Mack Sennett Studios, LA
Oct 21 all-day

We are thrilled to co-produce one of our favorite foodie festivals that Los Angeles has to offer, the EastSide Food Festival! This gastronomical affair hosts hundreds of Angelenos at Mack Sennett Studios each year to experience the artisanal craft and vibrant flavors of acclaimed chefs and restaurants native to our favorite Eastside neighborhoods! It’s not all just food and drinks.

Los Angeles Magazine The Food Event @ Malibu, CA
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Join Los Angeles magazine at our 13th annual epicurean extravaganza, The Food Event 2018, set in the beauty of Saddlerock Ranch in the Malibu Hills. This culinary experience features samplings from 40 of L.A.’s best restaurants, live cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs, boutique wines,
spirits tastings, and more!

Los Angeles Magazine’s “The Food Event” @ Saddlerock Ranch, Malibu
Oct 21 @ 6:48 pm – 7:48 pm

Join Los Angeles magazine at our 12th annual epicurean extravaganza, The Food Event 2018, set in the beauty of Saddlerock Ranch in the Malibu Hills. This culinary experience features samplings from 40 of L.A.’s best restaurants, live cooking demonstrations by celebrity chefs, boutique wines,
spirits tastings, and more!

Wanderlust’s First Annual Wellspring @ Palm Springs, CA
Oct 26 – Oct 28 all-day
Russell Brand — actor, comedian, radio host, and bestselling author will make a rare US public appearance to discuss how wellness has become a roadmap for his personal journey from addiction to recovery at this year’s first annual Wellspring brought to you by the creators of Wanderlust. The three-day wellness festival will feature 150 transformational classes, treatments, lectures and workshops across multiple categories including fitness, holistic medicine, health, social change and conscious capitalism in the heart of Palm Springs, CA October 26-28th.


DESCENT Fashion Show @ Los Angeles, CA
Nov 1 @ 7:30 am
Freedom & Fashion’s annual fashion show is a celebration of each young person and women they serve. The evening will honor their stories of power, creativity and resilience with a runway show of the designs they’ve been working on creating – from start to finish – all year long. “DESCENT” is the fashion collection designed by Freedom & Fashion’s 2018 students. Like the life found at the depths of the sea, the designers thrive in the highest pressure and possess unbreakable strength.