Special events

HOLLYWOOD FARMERS MARKETS
Sundays 8:30-1pm. Community meets on Ivar Avenue between Hollywood and Sunset Blvds for fresh California-grown produce, weekly entertainment, artisan and crafts fair, baked goods and ethnic foods. Free parking off Vine St. just south of Hollywood Blvd.

FOREVER HOLLYWOOD

Sat-Sun, 2 and 3:30pm. American Cinematheque’s 55 min. film celebrates a century of movie-making history and Hollywood glamour. The Egyptian Theatre.

FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK
Los Feliz art venues open on the first Friday of each month from 7pm to 11pm. Participating galleries:La Luz de Jesus, Circle Elephant Art, Eastside studios, Local, Bedlam Art, Orbetello Gallery and the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery at Barnsdall Art Park. www.ceart.com/artwalk

OUTFEST
July 10-21.Building bridges among audiences, filmmakers and the entertainment industry, festival  exhibits, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender themed films and videos. Events will be held at The Ford Amphitheatre, Directors Guild, and various other theatres.(213)480.7090 www.outfest.org

HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME CEREMONIES
11:30am presented by Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.
July 15: Mace Newfield
Aug 7: The Osmond Family
Call (323)469-8311 for other dates and locations

LATINO FILM FESTIVAL
July 18-27. The 7th Annual Latino International Film Festival presented by Edward James Olmos at the Egyptian Theatre. (323) 469-9066 www.latinofilm.org

 WEST FEST
Aug 1-3. Festival of new work. Theatre West

MET THEATRE’S 30th BIRTHDAY PARTY
Aug 2. Celebrate the MET Theatre’s 30th birthday with a hoe-down and chili cook-off. MET Theatre.

19th CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS
Aug 10. The Hollywood Arts Council host it’s 19th Annual Children’s Festival of the Arts, a day filled  with free art activities and entertainment for the entire family. DeLongpre Park. FREE (323) 871-ARTS

 100 YEARS OF HOLLYWOOD
Thru Aug 17. Rare and vintage photographs of major stars from Hollywood’s first 100 years from the collection of award-winning photographer Delmar Watson. Photos include Charles Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks, Mary Pickford, Gregory Peck, Steve McQueen, Lucille Ball, Shirley Temple, Mickey Rooney, Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor, and John Wayne. Central Los Angeles Public Library, 5th Flower Street. (213) 228-7500.

 23rd SUNSET JUNCTION STREET FAIR
Aug 23 24. Sunset Blvd between Fountain Ave. and Edgecliff in Silverlake. Entertainment, food and family fun. (323) 661-7771.

HOLLYWOOD ENTERTAINMENT MUSEUM
“Hollywood Salutes the Troops” thru Sept 1. Explores Hollywood’s relationship to American servicemen and women by focusing on the history of the USO from World War II to Afghanistan, entertainment personalities who have actually participated in combat, and Hollywood’s image in the movies of the U.S. Military as a pillar of the democratic system.“Brains Beauty: Hedy Lamarr and Cellular Communications” Sept 2- Dec 1. Art Installations with video monitors, rare documents, photos from Lamarr’s many films at MGM and patent applications.

SILVER LAKE FILM FESTIVAL
Sept 10-18. Non-mainstream and experimental film and video, as well as traditional work, the festival also strives to showcase the work of local filmmakers.(323) 993-7275.

 3-D FILM FESTIVAL
September 12 - 21. Sabucat Productions will present the largest 3-D tribute show ever mounted anywhere in history. The 10 day festival, which celebrates the golden era of 3-D filmmaking, will include many of the best known 3-D titles of the 1950’s. Egyptian Theatre. 

 7th ANNUAL ART IN THE PARK
September 24, 11am-5pm Art Springs in The Fall 2003 as Park LaBrea hosts its free annual arts festival featuring art exhibits, performances, live music and activities at the Creative Children’s World area.  A variety of the world’s cuisine will also be available.  Park LaBrea, 6200 West 3rd St., (323)549-558  www.artintheparkusa.com

 EASTSIDE ART CRAWL
September 19-21. Self-guided tour of the art galleries of Los Feliz, Silver Lake, and Echo Park. Galleries open on the 19th, 6-10 pm, and Sat. Sun., 12-6 pm. Free.

 FEAST SAN GENNARO
Sept. 19, 20 21 Fri. 7:30pm-midnight, 11am-11pm Sat Sun. Celebration of Italian culture, art and food.  Proceeds benefit LAPD Children’s Support Group.  Free.  1700 Block of N. Vine St. (just north of The Palace). (323) 969-8688. www.feastofla.org

 JAZZ PILGRIMAGE 2003
“Jazz on the Latin Side All-Stars”Sept 20. The Hollywood Arts Council  presents the 9th Annual Jazz Pilgrimage Concert at the Ford Amphitheatre. This year the Council honors Poncho Sanchez. 8pm (See ad on page 35)

 EDGE FEST 2003
October 4-19 “L.A.’s premier festival for homegrown, cutting-edge theater returns for a 16-day voyage of discovery, exploring new and innovative sights and sounds from the Los Angeles theater community. In addition to over fifty productions, EdgeFest will also present exciting free events. (310) 281-7920.