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Dec. 9

What: West 3rd Street Holiday Party
When: 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Where: West 3rd Street Merchants, 8300 W. 3rd St., Los Angeles, CA 90048
Price: Free
For more info: Call (800) 799-4014
Description: The third annual holiday party will take place between Fairfax Ave. and La Cienega Blvd.

Dec. 10

What: Radio City Christmas Spectacular
When: 7:30 p.m.
Where: Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, 777 Chick Hearn Court, Los Angeles, CA 90015
Price: $35
For more info: Email
Description: See the Rockettes, the women known for eye-high leg kicks performed in perfect unity.

Dec. 11

What: SoCal Soups and Sweets
When: 5 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Where: Warner Center Mariott Woodland Hills, 21850 Oxnard St., Woodland Hills, CA 91367
Price: $25-$40
For more info: Call (818) 887-4800
Description: Celebrate the season by tasting different soups and sweets.  Proceeds will go to “A Window Between Worlds,” a non-profit that helps domestic violence victims heal through art.

What: Ron Pearson
When: 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Where: The Ice House Comedy Club, 24 Mentor Ave., Pasadena, CA 91106
Price: $17.50
For more info: Call (626) 557-1894
Description: See comedian, actor (Malcolm in the Middle, That 70s Show) and ‘world record juggler’ take multi-tasking to a whole new level.

What: L.A. Holiday Show
When: Saturday, Dec. 11 and Sunday, Dec. 12, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Where: California Market Center’s Penthouse, 110 East 9th St., Los Angeles, CA 90079
Price: $10
For more info: Visit
Description: The largest independent design show in the country includes creativity workshops.