Weekend Departure L.A.

Weekend Departure L.A.

Just in case you don’t plan on watching the Kings win the Stanley cup, here are some things to do this weekend that are equally as exciting.


Los Angeles Cocktail Classic
What:  Cocktails, cocktails and more cocktails by LA’s top mixologists.
Cost:  $75
When:  8:00PM ~ 12:00AM
Where:  Vibiana, 214 S. Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012


The Venice Meet
Local art and craft, music, food and drinks.
Cost:  Free
When:  10:00AM ~ 5:00PM
Where:  Westminster Elementary School, 1010 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice, CA 90291


Taste of the Nation Los Angeles
What:  Culinary competitions, fine food and drinks by LA’s best chefs and mixologists, all for a great cause!
Cost:  $110
When:  1:00PM ~ 4:00PM
Where:  The Lot, 1041 N Formosa Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90046


LA Pride
What:  Food, drinks, vendors, dance, live performances, water park and parade.
Cost:  $20
When:  Sat. 12:00PM ~ 12:00AM, Sun. 11:00AM ~ 11:00PM
Where:   West Hollywood Park, 729 N San Vicente Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Los Angeles Wine Fest 2012
What:  Over 500 wines, classes, pairings, food trucks and live music.
Cost:  $75
When:  Sat. 2:00PM ~ 6:00PM, Sun. 12:00PM ~ 5:00PM
Where:  Raleigh Studios Inc., 650 North Bronson Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90004

Old Pasadena Restaurant Week
What:  3 course lunch and dinner from Pasadena’s finest restaurants at a fixed price
Cost:  Lunch $15 & $25, Dinner $25 & $35.
When/Where:  See restaurant.