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Best Of LA - Week Of November 30As temps in LA plunge to below 70 degrees, it’s starting to feel like the holiday season is finally upon us.
Best Free Holiday Events In Los AngelesThe holiday season can be stressful and expensive. Finding those special moments do not have to come at a cost. Los Angeles has many opportunities for friends and families of all ages to participate in activities with lots of holiday cheer. Free s’mores and hot chocolate, magical snowfalls, movies and parades are surefire ways to create favorite holiday memories.
Best Things To Do This Weekend In LA - November 27From Christmas parades to LACMA's Frank Gehry exhibition and downtown LA's walking tours, there's a ton of fun activities to attend this weekend!
Best Holiday Activities, Events And Celebrations In Los AngelesLos Angeles offers multiple options for fun and festive family time. Take a moment to check the best holiday events of the season and call up friends and loved ones to make a date together.
Best Of LA - Week Of November 23Thankfulness fills the air in Los Angeles this week with Thanksgiving Day taking place this Thursday. In addition to the slew of holiday-related activities, find time this week to take a break for yourself at a variety of LA events and attractions.
8 Best Art Curators In Los AngelesAs one of the cultural capitals of the world, it should come as no surprise that LA also offers some of the best art curators around. These are the best.

Shopping & Style

Best Places For Winter Coats In Los AngelesFor chilly LA nights or trips through the polar vortex, these five stores have the best winter coat options.
Best Places To Start Your Holiday Decoration Shopping In Los Angeles Los Angeles is a great city for finding the best places for all of your holiday decoration shopping needs.
Best Places In Los Angeles To Get Your Holiday Shopping Done EarlyWith just the right amount of fashion boutiques, gift shops and cafes, each of these five shopping destinations are favorites to visit.
5 New Shops You Won't Want To MissLos Angeles is a city constantly reinventing itself. Whether it's a new restaurant, a bar, or a new clothing store, we're lucky to live in a city on the forefront of offering the best of the best.
Neighborhood Guide to EncinoExploring Encino means uncovering a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment venues that will keep both residents and visitors busy all day and into the night.
Best Home Decor Hotspots In Los AngelesTo capture your own distinctive look, it's vital to suss out the right places to shop to do that job just right. Thankfully, the City of Angels has more than its fair share of rarified outposts from which to pick out pieces that may live with your family for generations.

Food & Drink

WATCH: Pairing Beer With Tailgating FoodLearn how to pair beers with tailgating food from the brewmaster at Evil Twin Brewing in NYC.
Best Apple Pie in Los Angeles
Best Pies In Los AngelesBite into a delicious pie with these tasty selections.
Best Places For French Toast In Los AngelesWhen it comes to breakfast and brunch food, there are many options to choose from, including egg dishes and more. But, when you're in the mood for something truly delicious to fill your tummy, French toast is the best option.
Best Places For Post-Thanksgiving Detox In Los AngelesVisit these healthy eateries for your post-Thanksgiving detox.
LA's Most Iconic Dishes And EatsAs one of the top foodie cities in the world, LA offers a myriad of options when it comes to good eating. But, what are the most iconic dishes that just seem to remain constant year after year?

Nightlife & Music

Best Weekend Happy Hours In Los AngelesHappy Hour is a magical time of day when people gather to socialize and schmooze over discounted drinks and eats. While this wonderful “hour” is often reserved for Monday through Friday, Angelenos have several options to join the fun outside of the work week.
Best Bars With Infused Vodka In Los AngelesNever underestimate the creativity of Los Angeles barkeeps, who work wonders on dynamic drinks of all sorts. Following are five places with unique flavors in the form of infused vodka creations, dandy alcoholic treats neatly prepared for a tipple or two.
Best Bars Open On Thanksgiving In Los AngelesAfter spending some quality time with your family on Thanksgiving Day, you may want to get out and grab a drink with friends or those same family members that will be open on this national holiday. While many places will be closed, there are plenty of drinking establishments located within Los Angeles that will stay open. These are the best.
LA's Best New Bars & HotspotsOut of all the cities in the world, Los Angeles is relentless when it comes to the addition of new bars and dining hot spots. From bars to restaurants, we've got you covered on the liveliest and best hotspots to check out right now.
Best Winter Holiday Cocktails In Los AngelesWith the holidays approaching, we’ve got a few libations just waiting to give you a big bear hug that will warm you up from the inside out .
Best Private-Dining Rooms For Holiday Parties in Los AngelesTake the stress out of hosting a holiday meal and enjoy one of these private dining rooms in and around Los Angeles.

Family & Pets

Ask A Los Angeles Expert: 5 Tips For Giving Your Pet A Quality BathMost people see their furry companion not as an animal, but as a member of the family. And just like their human counter-parts, they can get a little stinky.
Best Indoor Play Spaces In and Around Los AngelesCheck out these indoor play spaces, in and around Los Angeles and Orange County, which offer anything from themed play dates to arts and crafts. Rain or shine, they provide safe, enclosed spaces for the most curious of kiddos.
Best Thanksgiving Day Events & Activities In Los AngelesIn addition to preparing Turkey and dressing for the occasion, there are several fun activities that can be enjoyed on the holiday.
Ask A Los Angeles Expert: Thanksgiving Crafts For KidsBe thankful for Mother Nature with Thanksgiving craft ideas that teach kids how to reduce, reuse and recycle through arts and crafts.
Best Winter Activities In Los AngelesLos Angeles sees an average temperature of 68 degrees during the winter. Fortunately, the mild weather allows locals to enjoy outdoor winter interests. But that doesn’t preclude typical winter activities such as sipping hot chocolate and ice skating. Los Angeles has gorgeous nature and culture to take advantage of, as well. Time to sync up calendars with the coolest winter activities in town.
Best Thanksgiving Celebrations And Events For The Family In Los AngelesThe holiday season brings families together, but if you're looking for a way for your family to connect to the rest of the world, it might be time to venture out. For this Thanksgiving make a new tradition that goes beyond dinner at home. Try a new activity like volunteering at a community Thanksgiving dinner, go on a cruise for a change of scenery, or support a cause by entering a race and raising funds for charity. The following activities will make your Thanksgiving a day the whole family will remember.

Fitness & Outdoors

Best Alternative Sport & Fitness Activities In Los AngelesIt’s time to tread off the beaten path a bit and try your hand at some other activities.
Best Places To Go Hiking In Los AngelesWhether you're a serious hiker, or just looking to get out for the day, Los Angeles offers some great escapes to see nature and get some exercise in at the same time. From Hollywood to Malibu, we've rounded up the best of the best if you're looking to go for a hike.
Affordable Golf Courses Near Los AngelesGolfing can be an expensive habit. If you’re looking to scale back this summer and still enjoy the fresh air and brisk exercise with buddies, LA has several affordable fields of green.
Best Public Golf Courses In Los AngelesHere are five of the best public golf courses to be found in Los Angeles.
Best Outdoor Yoga Classes In Los AngelesWhen the weather is irresistible, ditch the confines of the indoors and take a class under the sun, where you can truly connect with yourself and be one with nature.
Best Spinning & Indoor Cycling Classes In Los AngelesWhen it comes to fitness, Los Angeles is always on the cutting edge of constantly finding the next big thing. Hugely popular these days, spinning and indoor cycling has become the must try workout.

Eat See Play

McDonald's Restaurants In LA Introduce Custom Menus, Table ServiceHundreds of Southern California McDonald's restaurants have introduced custom menu options and table service on Monday, in an effort to bring customers back to the iconic fast-food chain.
Best Places For Guitar Lessons In Los AngelesAs the hub of entertainment for the world, LA offers everything needed to insert music into your life or your children's education. These are some of the best places in Los Angeles to make those dreams a reality.
Best Concert Venues In Los Angeles For A DateWhether you prefer to hang out casually or rock a steady hookup, here are some of the more alluring concert venues in Los Angeles designed to stimulate, gratify and redefine date night.
Best Places For Vinyl In Los AngelesLA has a robust selection of great music stores that sell vinyl records.
Play In The Front YardWhile it may not be the front yard you had as a kid, it’s just as comfortable and homey feeling making it the perfect place to get some grub and chill out.
Definitely Not A DudDudley Market is the newest café to open right next to the beach, making it perfect for all of your munching needs. They offer both a sit down option or a grab and go...

Out And About LA

Journey to Vasquez Rocks To See Nature At Its BestThis lovely destination is worth a visit or two for the whole family.
Witness Views From The Santa Monica Mountains' Highest Point: Sandstone PeakFor a challenging yet rewarding journey, summit Sandstone Peak.
Spend The Day In Luxury With Fred SegalThis well know designer is a must visit whether you're visiting or a resident.
A Day Immersed In Television At Paley Center For MediaFor media buffs of all ages, a visit to the Paley Center for Media is a must.
Experience A Different Side Of California On A Trip To Morro BayThe drive from San Luis Obispo to Morro Bay is a delightful and slow one, so take some time to see the beautiful countryside.
Experience Sushi Authentically At Nozawa BarFor a delicious and fresh chef's choice menu, make your reservation at Nozawa.
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