Things to do for January 29, 2009

The Weekender

Graves, the Game and DJ AM's New House

The weekend is dancing in the end zone.

Thursday
1 New Perk
THURSDAY PERK

1 New Perk

It's always nice to have a little inspiration handy, especially if you can get a deal on it. This week Perks brings you a very exclusive offer on the tome of wisdom, style guide and occasional cologne sampler that is DETAILS.

Friday
"Three Sisters" at Hollywood Forever
FRIDAY CULTURE

"Three Sisters" at Hollywood Forever

If you'd rather die than take in some theater right now, maybe you could compromise...by catching some Chekhov in the cemetery. "Three Sisters" starts this weekend. Next month, here's hoping for some Pinter at the gym.

411: Jan 30-Feb 22, $30, Hollywood Forever, 6000 Santa Monica Blvd (at Gower), Hollywood, tickets at 866-468-3399 or online

Friday
Atmosphere
FRIDAY SALE-ING

Atmosphere

Considering the shop's minimal square footage, you'll find a respectable amount of Orthodox, Converse by John Varvatos and Earnest Sewn being unloaded at 50 percent off.
411: Ongoing, 1728 N. Vermont Ave (N. of Prospect), Los Feliz, 323-666-8420

Living Room 
If you think now's not the time to be buying a couch, the owner has two tricks up his sleeve to change your mind—everything is 20 to 50 percent off, and you'll be plied with gratis booze.
411: Jan 30-Feb 2, 3531 Sunset Blvd (at Maltman), Silver Lake, 323-665-5070

l.a.Eyeworks
Your face needs an overhaul—in the sunglasses department. About 800 frames in the Beverly Boulevard store are 30 to 70 percent off.

411: Jan 29-31, 7386 Beverly Blvd (at Martel), 323-931-7795

Sunday
Super Bowl at X bar
SUNDAY GAME

Super Bowl at X bar

You don't need us to tell you that all your favorite sports dives will have the game on loud Sunday. But at X Bar you'll find nine plasmas, a 10-foot outdoor screening wall—and plenty of half-price beers and appetizers. It's a classy football frenzy.

411: Feb 1, 1pm, X bar, Hyatt Regency, 2025 Ave of the Stars (at Constellation), Century City, 310-551-3332

Wednesday
Kogi Truck at Golden Gopher
WEDNESDAY TRUCK IT

Kogi Truck at Golden Gopher

So this infamous Korean barbecue truck—you could obsessively track it online as it rumbles all over town, or you could just go to Golden Gopher on Wednesday. The rumors have been confirmed—it'll now be out front every week.

411: Wednesdays, 9pm-ish to 2am-ish, 417 W. 8th St (between Olive and Hill), Downtown

Wednesday

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