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Things to do for October 07, 2010
Polo, Pigs on a Roof and Margaritas for a Buck
The weekend has seven essential vitamins and minerals.
The Comedy Store Is Haunted
You’ll arrive around midnight tomorrow for a séance (they say the place is haunted), then descend to the basement with only a flashlight and some vodka for a guided tour of the ghosts’ supposed haunts. The pictures of Jay Leno are not part of the tour.
Cube’s Rooftop BBQ
Saturday, Cube is throwing a huge BBQ on its garden rooftop. Think: excellent views of Downtown, calf sausages fresh off the grill, baked beans cooked in beer and bacon, plenty of beers and some live music. Ah, summer in October…
Big Bar Opens at Alcove
Your Los Feliz brunch go-to is finally unveiling its new big thing: a very small bar. Try a Big Bar Tea (with Earl Grey-infused vodka) at one of just 10 barstools in the antique-y new bar area, or have somebody bring a round out to your table on the sprawling patio. Size still matters.
Border Grill Goes Downtown
If your idea of a classic cocktail leans more… south of the border, Ciudad has officially transformed into a second Border Grill. The most notable improvement: six new margaritas. Mention UD on opening night, and your first Reposado Margarita is just a buck with any entrée. Go for the Chicken Poblano Enchiladas.
Polo, Champagne and Food Trucks
Start your horses—LA has a polo tournament. And as you watch all the pulse-pounding excitement of steeds chasing a ball, you’ll be able to kick back with sushi from the Fishlips truck, Coolhaus ice cream sandwiches and champagne. We recommend wearing some sort of collared, short-sleeve shirt…