[Photos via, via] L.A. is probably the most undeserving city of delightful waves of perfect summer-like weather in winter, but Mother Nature is generously granting us another spell of 80+ degree days just in time for the weekend. We suggest you soak it up by heading for the coast and have you covered with this guide to L.A.'s 16 best places to eat and drink by the beach. Whether you choose to actually step foot on the sand or prefer to admire it from afar, just get close enough to the gloriously picturesque stretch of SoCal beach to appreciate it over food and drinks, and make sure to Instagram it for all your friends on the east coast. More»
Jason Bateman, Rachael Harris and Kathryn Hahn step out for the premiere of their new film, Bad Words; "Modern Family" stars Ariel Winter and Ty Burrell have some fun on the red carpet at the Mr. Peabody & Sherman premiere with costars Leslie Mann and Allison Janney; Elaine Stritch is joined by Alec Baldwin and guests for a special screening of her film, Shoot Me—take a peek inside Wednesday's top events in this L.A. party roundup.
Last night, a stylish group of L.A.'s top young influencers gathered at Wall Street Gallery in West Hollywood for the L.A. launch of IvyConnect, a private members club for rising stars in the creative, entrepreneurial, and professional worlds. Take a peek inside their exclusive L.A. event, featuring dynamic art by pop artist Mr. Brainwash.
[Photo via Facebook] Happy #ThrowbackThursday, friends! We're throwing it way, way back to Hollywood Boulevard 84 years ago, long before it was the all too familiar jungle of unst unst nightclubs and crawling with people trying to get blackout. Musso & Frank Grill, however, pictured above in 1930, still stands despite nearly a century since it opened its doors and the dramatic transformation of the infamous Hollywood drag on which it sits. Keep reading to see more iconic institutions like this that will transport you to a bygone era in a tour of L.A.'s oldest places to drink. More»
Eva Green, Lena Headey, and costars step out for the L.A. premiere of 300: Rise Of An Empire; Jared Leto and the rest of 30 Seconds To Mars make a big announcement with Linkin Park and AFI; Ed Harris, Annette Bening, and Jess Weixler attend a special screening of The Face of Love at LACMA—take a peek inside L.A.'s top Tuesday events in this edition of Last Night's Parties.
A favorite of sushi and seafood lovers, the crab hand roll has become one of the most popular and sought-after menu offerings at sushi restaurants, and we are certainly among those who crave the specialty item. We love crab rolls so hard, even went on a bit of a crab roll crawl to find the best ones in the city and have narrowed it down to our favorites. (Disclaimer: Within reason. L.A.'s finest sushi restaurants you can't leave without dropping at least $200 probably make an awesome crab hand roll. We're too poor to eat at those places so slum it with us today.) From blue crab to baked crab, click through this guide to our top six crab hand rolls in L.A.
[Photos via, via, via] Given its hallucinatory powers and tales of inspiring lunacy, we understand why absinthe was illegal in this country until 2007. With its current potency no longer having psychedelic effects, today is National Absinthe Day, the anniversary of the U.S. lift on the heady spirit's ban which we celebrate by enjoying our right to dance freely with the Green Fairy tonight. We've come up with the best places in town to observe the holiday so get over the hump by making Hemingway proud and stop by one of these top 6 L.A. spots serving absinthe cocktails tonight.
In the midst of all the Oscar brouhaha that swept through L.A. over the weekend, stars stepped out to Santa Monica for the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday. A daytime event by the beach means celebs got a break from awards season's couture gowns and tuxedos to dress for a much more relaxed, casual occasion. See whose style chops were still on display during the weekend's brief departure from formal wear in our top nine looks from the Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Tuesday, March 11
Sean MacPherson took some time out to chat with us about his new restaurant, so click through to find out why we\'re calling Margaux your new go-to in NYC.