Weekend Recommender: July 21-July 22
Indulge in a food festival, and get your culture fix at two art-filled events.
July 19, 2012
The 3rd Annual LA Street Food Fest
Saturday, July 21, VIP Hour: 3-4:30 PM; General Admission: 5-9 PM
The LA Street Food Fest comes to The Rose Bowl for one day only, featuring fare from over 75 food trucks, carts, restaurants, and celebrity chefs. Set up a picnic area or wash your delicious food down at one of two beer gardens or the tequila tent. VIP tickets: $65; General Admission: $45; available at lastreetfoodfest.com. 1001 Rose Bowl Dr., Pasadena
Opening Party for "Strange Magic" at Space15Twenty
Saturday, July 21, 7-10 PM
Fashion prodigy/blogger Tavi Gevinson and her Rookie magazine team up with Urban Outfitters and The Ardorous founder, photographer/visual artist Petra Collins for "Strange Magic," a weeklong art and installation show. Part of Gevinson’s Rookie Road Trip (a summer adventure from New York to LA), Strange Magic will be fêted with an opening celebration on Saturday at Space15Twenty, where the exhibit will show through July 28. To RSVP, visit space15twenty.com. 1520 N. Cahuenga Blvd., LA
LAXART Garden Party 2012
Sunday, July 21, 1-4 PM
Put on your floral party dress for the annual LAXART Garden Party. Held at the home of Karyn Lovegrove, the event roster includes an intimate musical performance and raffle to benefit independent non-profit art space, LAXART. For entry and raffle tickets ($100 each) and event address, contact 310-559-0166 or email@example.com.