THURSDAY, MARCH 24
- Movie at the Peninsula Center Library
American Cinema series screens Spielberg’s “Bridge of Spies.”
3pm • Rolling Hills Estates • Info
- Rush Hour Concert at the Colburn
Avoid traffic and wind down the day with a glass of wine and the world’s most beautiful music from virtuoso soloists and chamber music ensembles. RSVP.
6pm • Downtown LA • Info
- Documentary at La Plaza de Cultura y Artes
Screening of the film “Escaramuza: Riding from the Heart,” about Las Azaleas, a gutsy team of women rodeo riders.
7pm • Downtown LA • Info
- Theater at JANM
East West Players presents a reading of Robert Kuang’s “The Piano,” in which an Asian-Jewish-American family collides with music, food, and identity crises.
7:30pm • Downtown LA • Info
FRIDAY, MARCH 25
- Film at the West Hollywood Library
Screening of “Liz in September,” based on the classic Lesbian play “Last Summer at Bluefish Cove.” RSVP.
7pm • West Hollywood • Info
- History Talk at the Huntington
Pulitzer Prize-winning historians Elizabeth Fenn and Alan Taylor engage in a scholarly conversation on the contemporary relevance of historical writings on the American past. RSVP.
7:30pm • San Marino • Info
- Performance at the Last Bookstore
The Last Book Review blends music, comedy, and storytelling from Shauna McGarry, Chris Redd, Julie Pearson, Eric Dadourian, Lindsay Hicks, and Brad Silnutzer.
8pm • Downtown LA • Info
- Dance at the Valley Performing Arts Center
Diavolo Dance presents a new piece, “Passengers,” exploring the harmonious yet tumultuous balance between being either passengers, or drivers of our lives. RSVP.
8pm • Northridge • Info
SATURDAY, MARCH 26
- Blessing of the Animals on Olvera Street
A spring tradition since 1930, and a celebration of all that animals bring to humanity. Music, exhibits, food, and lots of pets.
12pm • Downtown LA • Info
- Family Egg Hunt at Los Encinos
Join the traditional Easter Egg Hunt, plus enjoy traditional games, a blacksmith, old-time music, tours of the historic adobe and performers in period costume.
1pm • Encino • Info
- Music at the Arroyo Seco Library
The USC Thornton Gluck Mo-Triple performs a concert using voice, guitar, & drum.
1pm • Highland Park • Info
SUNDAY, MARCH 27
- Nature Walk at Madrona Marsh
Take a guided walk on the Marsh Preserve to see how living things interact in their habitat & learn the value of wetlands in the urban environment.
10am • Torrance • Info
- Bluegrass in West Hills
The Bluegrass Assoc. of Southern California hosts a casual jam session – break out your instruments or just listen.
1pm • West Hills • Info
- Country Music at The Echo
The Grand Ole Echo is Americana and country music, with 5 bands on various stages, Sarah Gayle Meech and more. Free before 6 pm.
3pm • Echo Park • Info