Weekly Editor’s Picks: The Great Los Angeles Walk, L.A. Zoo Lights, Hot Tub Comedy Show
Wednesday, Nov. 16
Native Sketch Comedy Showcase @ Comedy Central Stage at the Hudson
Done in conjunction with L.A. Skins Fest, a local Native American film festival, the event gives a voice to Native people in comedy and entertainment.
1 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Free with RSVP
6539 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Brat Pack America: Visiting Cult Movies of the ’80s @ Stories Books & Cafe
Author Kevin Smokler examines the themes of cult favorites from the ’80s in his new book, which he’ll discuss at this event. Some of the films include “The Breakfast Club,” “Back to the Future,” “Sixteen Candles” and “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.”
1716 W. Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Thursday, Nov. 17
$29.50 – 39.50
Maria Bamford Comedy Special @ The Novo by Microsoft
Maria Bamford of Netflix’s “Lady Dynamite” will be filming a new stand-up special for Comedy Central with opener Jackie Kashian.
800 W. Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Saturday, Nov. 19
The Great Los Angeles Walk @ Grand Hope Park
Every year on the Saturday before Thanksgiving, hundreds of walkers meet up in downtown Los Angeles to take a free 9 hour, 17 mile hike. Everyone is free to join during the hike, aiming to end cliches about walking in L.A.
L.A. Zoo Lights
With the holiday season approaching, the L.A. Zoo is getting in the spirit by decorating a portion of the grounds with strings of lights and animated light characters. Among the festivities are reindeer sighting and a photo opportunity with Santa.
5333 Zoo Dr.,
Los Angeles, CA 90027
Sunday, Nov. 20
Snow Day LA @ The Old Lodge
$32 regular admission, $60 for VIP
Los Angeles residents can experience winter with a nine acre snow tubing park in downtown Los Angeles. VIP tickets include a free penguin onesie.
Stadium Way and Scott Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Monday, Nov. 21
Hot Tub Comedy Show @ The Virgil
Comedians Kurt Braunohler and Kristen Schaal host their weekly variety show with new special guests every week.
$5 in advance online, $8 at the door
4519 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90029