::Wednesday, July 4th::
When: Wed, July 4,10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Where: Queen Mary, Long Beach
Why: Celebrate independence with that most American of meals, BBQ. Two stages of music, classic American BBQ from many different regional styles, children's activities, and fireworks at 9 p.m.
When: Wed, July 4,10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Where: Muscle Beach
Why: What's more American than the freakshow that is Venice Beach? Head down to VB's world-famous Muscle Beach for a bodybuilding competition that certainly celebrates your right as an American to do whatever weird shit to your body you can imagine. Winners will be featured in Iron Man Magazine, so if your glutes have been popping lately, consider ponying up $80 to enter– anyone can. [Details]
Wednesday, May 22
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.