Monday, June 1

Choose from two equally excellent movie night screenings bookending The Sunset Strip:

The Rainbow Bar and Grill presents Dinner and a Movie featuring The Big Lebowski.  Enjoy free popcorn, drink specials and that legendary pizza.  Start time 8 p.m.  Admission is free.  www.rainbowbarandgrill.com

Skybar at the Mondrian presents Dive In Theatre featuring Innerspace.  Enjoy a poolside screening with gourmet bites and cocktails.  Start time 8 p.m.  RSVP recommendedwww.skybarlosangeles.com

 

Tuesday, June 2

Tunesday – Skybar’s summertime acoustic music series returns this week, kicking off with a live performance by Pr0files and DJ sets from The Gentle Giant and Ziska.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  RSVP recommendedwww.skybarlosangeles.com

 

Wednesday, June 3

Producer pioneer and musical savant Todd Rundgren kicks off two back-to-back nights at The Roxy Theatre.  Doors for both shows open at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $45 GA.  These shows will sell out!  www.theroxy.com

 

Thursday, June 4

LOL for a good cause when the world famous Comedy Store hosts May Contain Nuts: weSPARK Comedy Night.  This charity event hosted my Andy Richter (Conan O’Brien) will feature the comedic stylings of notables such as Jeff Garlin (Curb Your Enthusiasm), Wendy Liebman, Hal Sparks, Larry Miller, plus special guest Moon Zappa.  All proceeds will benefit weSPARK Cancer Support Center.  Tickets range from $50 GA to $100 VIP.  Doors open at 7 p.m.  www.thecomedystore.com

 

Friday, June 5

Aussie synthpop quartet Miami Horror hit The Sunset Strip for a one night only sold out show at The Roxy Theatre.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  www.theroxy.com

 

Saturday, June 6

Fresh off her recent Netflix comedy special Freezing Hot (as well as an accompanying billboard on The Sunset Strip), funny woman Iliza Shlesinger returns to the stage at the world famous Comedy Store.  Show starts at 7:00 p.m.  Tickets are $16 GA.  www.thecomedystore.com

 

Sunday, June 7

Spend your Sunday Funday lounging poolside at The Standard Hollywood when hosts Luke Nero and Maor Luz present U Can’t Swim With Us – a daylong pool party featuring sounds by Josh Peace and Aaron Elvis.  The fun starts at 12 p.m.  www.standardhotels.com/hollywood

 

Also happening this week on The Sunset Strip™:

6/2Roast Battle hosted by Jeff Ross at The Comedy Store.  www.thecomedystore.com

6/3Dessert Nights acoustic lounge at The Standard Hollywood.  www.standardhotels.com/hollywood

6/5Unwritten Law (pop punk) at House of Blues Sunset.  www.hob.com/losangeles

6/6 – 16th Annual Blackboard Jungle Reunion at The Viper Room. www.viperroom.com

 

—- Handwritten by: Brent X Mendoza