Category Archives: Movies

LA Weekend Events October 11 to 14: Boozy Parties, Test Kitchen Redux, Free Pizza

Dawn of the Dead (1978)

Boo to chilly weather but yay to LA weekend events! Thursday, October 11 PKNY’s Tiki Takeover at Sadie Tonight, Giuseppe Gonzalez of PKNY (Painkiller New York) joins other talented bartender with Italian first name and Spanish last name, Giovanni Martinez, at Sadie for a night of reimagined tiki cocktails and shenanigans. “There are no rules….

LA Weekend Events October 4 to 7: Vodka Dinner, Sausage Fest

Happy National Vodka Day by Caroline on Crack

OK, I’m just going to take the liberty of changing the “first annual” events to “inaugural.” Anyhoo, can you believe it’s already October? OCTOBER! Well, here are some LA weekend events to get your month started. Thursday, October 4 Chef Bruce Kalman’s New Menu Debuts at The Churchill Things keep looking up and up at…

LA Weekend Events September 22 to 24: Last Cinespia of Season, New Hangover Brunch, Tarfest

The Exorcist at Cinespia

OK, apart from the awesomeness that is 4th Annual LA Beer Week, there ARE other LA weekend events going on. Saturday, September 22 Cinespia Screens The Exorcist at Hollywood Forever Cemetery Online tickets for what is the scariest movie EVER are already sold out but you can still walk up and buy tickets at the…

LA Weekend Events August 18 to August 20: Tiki Throwdown, Cemetery Summer Camp, Pigs & Brew

Tiki cocktails by Jennifer Pardilla

Wait. What do you mean it’s almost September? NOOOOOOOOOOO! Saturday, August 18 Cinespia Summer Camp: Movies From Dusk til Dawn Ever do this before: spend all night in a cemetery? Well this will be a fun dare as Cinespia hosts an all-night film fest featuring summer camp-themed movies — Wet Hot American Summer, Sleepaway Camp…

LA Weekend Events July 13 to July 16: Bon Appetit LA Grub Crawl, Tequila Fest, Jaws Cocktails

Jaws Poster

This weekend, fer real, there’s no rest for the wicked. Friday, July 13 Buy Tickets for Batman Trilogy at ArcLight Cinemas Celebrate the newest and final installation of Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises, by screening all three movies in one sitting. ArcLight Cinemas will play a Batman marathon Thursday the 19th starting…

Why Magic Mike 21+ Screening at the ArcLight Is Better Than a Male Strip Club

Magic Mike

If you are planning to see Channing Tatum’s new movie Magic Mike, a surprisingly great film  (78% on Rotten Tomatoes), I highly recommend the 21+ screening of it at the ArcLight. Now I’m not a “WOOOOOOOOO!” girl, nor do I attend events or venues where that is the utterance of choice. Yet on Saturday night…

This Weekend: Golden Road Beer Dinner, Princess Bride Cocktails, Shake Your Cachacas


CopterCat is here to rescue your weekend! Thursday, June 14 Golden Road Brewing Beer Dinner at Tin Roof Bistro A great way to enjoy your favorite beers is while paired with some tasty vittles. Golden Road Brew and Tin Roof Bistro are joining forces to host a beer dinner where GRB’s brews will be paired…

This Weekend: Foie for Your Right, Sake Tasting, Formosa Cafe Decades Parties


Los Angeles weekend events for your consideration. Have a great one! Thursday, May 31 Formosa’s “Decades” Launch Party Kickoff The historic Formosa Cafe is relaunching and kicking things off with a series of decade-themed parties, starting tonight with a ’40s theme. And then each subsequent night will progress to the following decades — ’50s, ’70s,…

This Memorial Day Weekend: Rooftop BBQs, Bourbon & BBQ, SLS Staycation Deal


Who hasn’t been looking forward to this Memorial Day weekend? If you are staying in town, here are a bunch of fun things you can do, including barbecue parties and an Audrey Hepburn movie at the cemetery. Saturday, May 26 Rooftop Weekend Barbecue Kicks Off at The Peninsula Kick off your weekend with a gorgeous…

This Weekend: Cinespia Returns, Vegan Beer Fest, Cake Monkey Wine Tasting & Your Momma

My momma in Paris sometime in the '70s.

What’s going on this weekend, including stuff you can do with your momma. Saturday, May 12 LA Vegan Beer Festival 2012 You don’t have to be a vegan to appreciate the delicious fare and brew at this annual beer fest. In fact you’ll find new favorites from breweries like Stone, Golden Road, North Coast and…