Archive for November, 2011



Harry Potter Land Coming To Universal Studios Hollywood?!?


h1 Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

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UPDATED this is confirmed.

Check out this awesome post on the LA Times.  I hope this happens then it’s time to don that house scarf and get some butterbeer! I do find it funny that the article mentions the still strange idea of James Cameron and Disney doing a Avatar themed section in Orlando. Mostly because as a movie it was rather bland. It will be interesting to see what Disney, Knott’s and other local parks will do to compete. Anyways here is the article.

Universal Studios is planning to build a replica of its successful Florida Harry Potter theme park in Los Angeles, said people familiar with the matter but not authorized to discuss it publicly.

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DROP IN THE BUCKET benefit w Henry Rollins, Corey Taylor, Dave Navarro & MORE - Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - Avalon - Los Angeles


h1 Monday, November 28th, 2011

DROP IN THE BUCKET benefit w/HENRY ROLLINS/COREY TAYLOR/DAVE NAVARRO & MORE

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 30 2011 | 8PM-1AM | ALL AGES | $35
$25 presales available now at : http://tinyurl.com/DropTix

Drop in the Bucket benefit concert with :

HENRY ROLLINS
COREY TAYLOR of SLIPKNOT
DAVE NAVARRO
SCOTT IAN OF ANTHRAX
JOHN 5
KRADDY vs DAVE LOMBARDO of SLAYER
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So.Cal ZombieWalk’s 4th Annual Scary X-mas Walk! - Saturday December 3, 2011 - Orange Circle


h1 Monday, November 28th, 2011

Here’s the info you’ve been undying for!

So.Cal ZombieWalk’s 4th annual
Scary X-mas Walk!

Come decked out in your zombie holiday themed best for a evening of holiday Fear!

When : Saturday December 3rd
Where: the Orange Circle in the city of Orange
What time : meet up @ 4 pm for rules n photos . Walk will start at 4:45 sharp !!
Donations : ” Spark of Love” toy drive
Meet up: At the free public parking lot on the corner of Lemon st. & Maple ave… Look for the signs.

We will be walking in support of the” Spark of Love ” toy drive . Please bring an unwrapped toy with that we will drop off at the city of Orange Fire dept,

Please read the rules n guidelines prior to coming out!

Spread the ghoul-tide fear!!

http://www.facebook.com/socalzombiewalk

Noches de Posada - Saturday, December 3, 2011 - Santa Ana


h1 Monday, November 28th, 2011

Noches de Posada ( Dec.3: Night One)

Bring the entire family to one or both Posadas, Food/Beverages/Piñatas/Caroling/Candy for the kids and much more: Read the rest of this entry �

Yule Ball Celebration - Harry Potter Theme w/The Potential Lunatics & General Disorder - Saturday, December 3, 2011 - Saint Luke’s Episcopal Church - Long Beach


h1 Monday, November 28th, 2011

Yule Ball Celebration w/The Potential Lunatics and General Disorder

Come and celebrate Wintertime with us at the 4th Annual Yule Ball Celebration and Toy Drive!!

The Yule Ball theme is inspired by the Harry Potter movie/book “Goblet of Fire”. Read the rest of this entry �

4th Annual UNIQUE LA Holiday Show - Saturday, December 3, 2011 - Los Angeles


h1 Monday, November 28th, 2011

4th Annual UNIQUE LA Holiday Show

Join us December 3 & 4 at the largest independent design/art/gift show in the USA - meet over 300 local designers and artists while getting your holiday shopping done in one place!

UNIQUE LA is an exciting two-day shopping event that showcases fresh, hand-selected design talent to encourage the masses to shop local. You’ll get the unique experience of meeting and shopping directly from the designers while being part of a large, vibrant, fun community! UNIQUE LA is truly about fostering and growing LA’s great community and bringing attention to the Made in America movement.

SATURDAY, Dec 3: 11am - 6pm
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Cypress College Art Gallery Holiday Sale - November 29, 2011


h1 Monday, November 28th, 2011
Date:            November 29th - December 1st
Location:      Cypress College Art Gallery
Sale Hours:   November 29th, 9am-8pm
November 30th, 9am-3pm
December 1st, 9am-1pm
Parking:        $2.00 for Non Students

SPREAD HOLIDAY CHEER & SUPPORT OUR GALLERY!

Tired of the same old mass produced item?

Every winter, the art gallery holds a fundraiser in the form of an art sale. There will be a variety of handcrafted items for sale by staff and students of the Art Department. One can find such items as ceramics, clothing, glass, greeting cards, jewelry, paintings, photographs, prints, and more.

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Santaland - Solo Exhibition by Molly Schulps - Saturday, December 10, 2011 - Bunny Gunner Gallery - Pomona


h1 Monday, November 28th, 2011

Santaland

Solo exhibition by Molly Schulps. Please join us for the fun!! Inappropriate Santa will be making an appearance with his elves around 7pm.

Santaland is a body of work that strives to evoke a sense of nostalgia and familial sensibilities. Most of us have grown up with a sense of tradition, which our families have created for us utilizing iconic references to familiar imagery. All of the figures in Santaland are Christmas legends, which are directly related to childhood experiences and family folklore.

There are many names for Santa, such as Saint Nick, Kris Kringle and other references that are rooted in various cultures. Regardless of the title, he is a figure that usually instills a feeling of warmth and memories of past experiences both with family and friends.

http://mollyschulps.com/

Bunny Gunner Gallery
266 W. Second St., Pomona, CA 91766 
Owned and operated by Juan Thorp and Susie Eaton-Thorp.  Art gallery, graphic design studio, frame shop specializing in conservation, museum and gallery framing, located in Downtown Pomona at 266 w.second st. in the arts colony.

http://bunnygunner.com/ 

San Diego Comic Con Trip Report In Pictures - W/ San Diego Comic Con Zombie Walk - Saturday & Sunday, July 23-24, 2011


h1 Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Written & Photography by Rick A Mortis

You never know what you will see around the con. It is always a fantastic nerdy lovefest. Tons of celebs, awesome booths, cosplayers, unwashed fan boys, exhibits, and tons of people wearing more spandex, vinyl and leather that most people will ever see in their lifetime.

Saturday a Zombie Walk was held. Enjoy the nerdy and dorky zombie invasion:

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San Diego Comic Con Trip Report 2011 - Saturday, July 23 - Immortals, Knights of Badassdom, Snow White and the Huntsmen & Dorothy of Oz * Sunday, July 24 - GLEE, SUPERNATURAL & DOCTOR WHO


h1 Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Written & Photography by Rick A Mortis

After much work here it is!

Comic Con what a strange and wonderful beast you are. This year getting in was faster but the crowds seemed even more massive if that is possible. I tried for panels in Ballroom 20 and the line just kinda of stalled. So I decided to hit the exhibit floor but first wanted some air and check out the line of doom for Hall H. Read the rest of this entry �

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