Happy Sunday! Check out the fun at the Los Angeles County Fair; help the hungry at Canstruction OC; learn how to Salsa with choreographer Debbie Allen and more on the Sunday "Gayle on the Go!" list.
The Grammy Museum Presents Joan Rivers Can We Talk?
Grammy Museum At L.A. Live
800 West Olympic Boulevard
This is the last day to see this! “Joan Rivers: Can We Talk?” at the GRAMMY Museum. The exhibit commemorates GRAMMY winning comedian Joan Rivers.
Artifacts on display include various stage costumes worn by Rivers, including several Bob Mackie originals; one of her vintage Louis Vuitton travel trunks, her 1990 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk/Service Show Host; family photographs; her 1984 Harvard Hasty Pudding Woman of the Year Award; Rivers' hardcover book collection, including several of her New York Times bestsellers; Rivers gold record award for her 1983 classic comedy album, “What Becomes A Semi-Legend Most” and Rivers' Hollywood Walk of Fame Star award .
Price: $0 - $12.95. Free for members & kids under 5, $10.95 for military & youth, $11.95 for students, $12.95 for adults
Los Angeles County Fair
1101 West McKinley Avenue
Have you been here yet? The Los Angeles County Fair is open for the next three weeks, filled with entertainment, concerts, attractions, competitions, and – of course – FOOD!
Canstruction OC 2015
South Coast Plaza
3333 Bristol Street
South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa is the place to see CANSTRUCTION OC 2015, a design-build competition for charity, where structures are created out of cans of food & donated to the Orange County Food Bank. We’re invited to admire this creative construction as well as donate to the food bank.
14th Annual Festival of Children
South Coast Plaza
3333 Bristol Street
While you’re checking out CANSTRUCTION OC at South Coast Plaza, don’t miss the 14th Annual Festival of Children, a community- wide charity outreach event held every weekend in September, in conjunction with National Child Awareness Month, at South Coast Plaza.
Children of all ages are invited to enjoy the month-long Festival offering free family activities and events, including live music and dance performances, a grand scale back-to-school fashion show by South Coast Plaza retailers, arts and crafts, animal shows, face painting, and more, while showcasing over 75 youth-serving organizations.
While visiting the charities’ booths and learning about their programs, guests can enjoys free family activities every weekend in September.
Outdoors @ The Wallis!
Salsa Sunday with Debbie Allen & Friends
Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts
9390 North Santa Monica Boulevard
310 746 4000
Want to learn how Salsa? Then, learn with legendary choreographer/producer Debbie Allen at Salsa Sunday at the Wallis Annenberg Center of the Performing Arts.
It’s a FREE family friendly event and opportunity to get some fabulous exercise from 3pm to 5pm.
American Cancer Society
Bark for Life
A Canine Event to Fight Cancer
Los Angeles Pet Memorial Park
5068 Old Scandia Lane
Cancer survivors and their canine companions are having a BARK FOR LIFE. The American Cancer Society event is designed to provide information about reducing our cancer risk and to raise money to find a cure for cancer.
Opening Ceremonies begin at 11am where Grand Marshal Cancer Survivor and Author Teresa Rhyne and her beagle Daphne for a one mile non-competitive walk through Los Angeles Pet Memorial Park. After the walk, stay for an afternoon of K9 games, contests, a silent auction and raffle booth, and vendor booths where you can play Bark Bingo.
For more information, visit the website: www.relayforlife.org/barkcalabasasca
3rd Annual Get Fit Festival @ 7am
Kaiser Permanente Irvine Medical Center
6640 Alton Parkway
The 3rd Annual Get Fit Festival is underway at Kaiser Permanente Irvine Medical Center. You have everything to get you moving from walks to runs, to bike tours.
By the way, proceeds from the 5K Fun Run/Walk at the festival benefit Special Olympics Southern California.
221 South Grand Street
It’s been five years in the making. Now it open for us to visit! It’s The Broad, L.A.’s new contemporary art museum.
The 120,000-square-foot, $140 million building features two floors of gallery space to showcase the Broad’s comprehensive collection and is the headquarters of The Broad Art Foundation’s worldwide lending library.
Admission is FREE!
Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
900 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Also new to Los Angeles this! MUMMIES: NEW SECRETS FROM THE TOMBS at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. The new secrets are revealed with the use new technology – CT scanning.
This is the first touring exhibition of North America’s largest collection of mummies. Organized by The Field Museum in Chicago, the exhibition provides a rare and immersive look at their preeminent collection of mummies—which has never traveled outside of the museum—going beyond mummification in royal Egypt to explore the surprising similarities and vast differences between these societies, their environments, and the preparations they made for the dead in the afterlife.
Modern Twist: Contemporary Bamboo Art
2002 North Main Street
714 567 3600
The Bowers Museum in Santa Ana shows us how bamboo can be used as an artistic medium at this new exhibit MODERN TWIST: CONTEMPORARY JAPANESE BAMBOO ART, a stunning collection from the Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture, including rare wall-hung installations and pieces never before seen in the United States.
L.A. Childrens Art Show @ 11am
Pasadena Convention Center
300 East Green Street
While we’re on the subject of art, there’s the LA Children's Art Show in Pasadena featuring beautiful and unique artwork produced by local children as well as youngsters from around the world.
Goodwill SoCal Halloween Pop-Up BOO-tique Goodwill Community Enrichment Center @ Fletcher Square
3150 North San Fernando Road
Ut-oh! This is a clue it must be THAT time of year! ((( VIDEO & NATSOT STING FROM “THRILLER” – IN @ 8:40 )))
Find unique, one-of-a-kind Halloween costumes at the Goodwill SoCal Halloween Pop-Up Boo-tique at the Goodwill Community Enrichment Center at Fletcher Square on San Fernando Road in Los Angeles.
Find everything you need for the season, including thousands of deeply discounted Halloween costumes, make-up and more!
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KTLA 5 News
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Los Angeles, CA 90028
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Celebrate Sunday! Gayle Anderson, KTLA 5 News.