Freeway Funk Yard Standup Comedy
Thursday, Dec. 1
Freeway Funk Yard is a large hidden lot nestled near a secret Westside Los Angeles freeway where you can see some of LA’s top comics perform in an outdoor Playa Vista speakeasy. Hosted by Nick Hoff and Ryan Churchill.. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. $15 per person. RSVP online.
5301 Grosvenor Street,
Los Angeles, 8 to 10 p.m.,
Stand Up for Pups Comedy Show: Holiday Edition
Friday, Dec. 2
Join Annenberg PetSpace as they transform their Barks and Rec play yard into the Westside’s premier comedy venue. Laugh until you cry with your four-legged best friend by your side. Can’t Even Comedy is bringing the best of the best comedians to PetSpace for this hilarious night all for a good cause. Hosted by Caitlin Benson and featuring music by DJ Vfresh, the lineup includes headliner Jeremiah Watkins, Nicole Aimee Schreiber, Ron Taylor, Austin Kress, and Darran Davis. Individual seating and tables will be available for you to relax in the PetSpace Barks and Rec play yard. A portion of ticket sales will go towards the PetSpace Extraordinary Care Fund. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. $20 for general admission, $25 table seating, purchase online. Dog-friendly event, recommended for audience members 18 and up. Food trucks will be pulling up slinging delicious bites.
12005 Bluff Creek Drive,
Playa Vista, 7 to 9 p.m.,
Freshwater Marsh Tour
Saturday, Dec. 3
Enjoy a tour of Ballona Freshwater Marsh presented by Friends of Ballona Wetlands. Recommended for ages 7 and up, but all ages are welcome. Youths 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Bring water, sunscreen, bug spray and a snack if needed. Bring your own binoculars if you like. Wear close-toed shoes, a hat and weather-appropriate clothing. Tour begins promptly and registration is required. Attendees must also sign the digital waiver. The suggested donation is $5 per person.
13110 Bluff Creek Drive,
Los Angeles, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.,
Dec. 10 & 11
WUF presents the second year of Southern California’s premier art festival for dogs. WUF x Art is a community celebration living at the intersection of culture, dogs and pet parents. The experience brings together dozens of artists, vendors and brands, each united in the common purpose of commemorating our dogs and the humanity they bring out in all of this. There will be interactive art exhibits, live art performances, local food trucks, a cocktail lounge, dog photos with Santa, live DJ performances, dog tricks and tips, panel discussions, and a meet-and-greet with dog influencers, among others. Early bird admission $25-$35, general admission $45.
12005 Bluff Creek Drive,
Playa Vista, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., wufxart.com
Creative Communal Holiday Artisan Market
Dec. 10 & 17
Creative Communal is back at RUNWAY for two special holiday markets. Come out and enjoy the day with your crew and support incredible small businesses and vendors. There will be over 40 local makers, photo ops, live holiday music, kids activities, brunch and BBQ. Pet-friendly and kid-friendly event. Free admission.
12775 Millennium Drive,
Playa Vista, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., runwayplayavista.com
P.C. Pitstop: Cars & Coffee
Saturday, Dec. 31
Join the last Saturday of the month for Cars & Coffee hosted by Free Market Playa and local automotive nostalgia retailer Period Correct. There will be an eclectic and impressive set of cars. Meetup will be held in the Main Drive at RUNWAY.
12775 Millennium Drive, Playa Vista, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.,