Monday, June 22

All summer long, enjoy beloved throwback flicks screening each and every Monday night at both the Rainbow Bar and Grill and Skybar at The Mondrian.  This week don’t miss E.T. presented poolside at Skybar and enjoy Ghostbusters while you dine at the Rainbow.  Both films start at 8 p.m.  www.rainbowbarandgrill.com  www.skybarlosangeles.com

 

Tuesday, June 23

Self-proclaimed “cholo-goth” pioneers Prayers bring their catchy, campy electro sound to The Roxy Theatre for a one night only, sold out show.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  www.theroxy.com

 

Wednesday, June 24

The world famous Comedy Store presents Scream: A tribute to Michael Jackson.  This week marking the sixth anniversary of the passing of the king of pop, host Marcella Arguello (Last Call with Carson Daly), Melissa Villasenor (current finalist on America’s Got Talent) and friends pay comedic homage to MJ with a night of stand-up, dancing and singing.  Doors open at 10 p.m.  Tickets are only $5 GA.  www.thecomedystore.com

 

Thursday, June 25

The Sunset Strip’s own spandex clad spawn Steel Panther play the landmark House of Blues Sunset for one last time before the famed venue closes up shop.  Doors open at 9 p.m.  Tickets are $15 GA.  www.hob.com/losangeles

And on a culinary note… Skybar hosts Ceviche Project, a special pop-up dining experience spotlighting five seafood based variations, handcrafted cocktails by DeLeón tequila and sounds by Diallo.  Cost is $125 per person.  RSVP recommended.  www.skybarlosangeles.com

 

Friday, June 26

Super Show Friday – From east to west, so many hard to choose from Sunset Strip events all jam packed into one evening…

1OAK presents Remember the Time: A Tribute to Michael Jackson featuring sounds by DJ Cassidy.  Doors open at 10 p.m.  RSVP recommendedwww.1oakla.com  Also in honor of MJ week… House of Blues presents the ultimate tribute to Jacko with Who’s Bad.  Doors open at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are $15 GA.  www.hob.com/losangeles

The Viper Room presents L.A. metal mainstay Fireball Ministry with special guest, all girl KISS tribute band PRISS.  Doors open at 8 p.m.  Tickets are $15 GA.  www.viperroom.com

Whisky A Go-Go presents notorious Sunset Strip glam greats Faster Pussycat.  Doors open at 7 p.m.  Tickets are $20 GA.  www.whiskyagogo.com

The Roxy Theatre presents a sold out show with Philly based indie rock outfit mewithoutyou.  Doors open at 7:30 p.m.  www.theroxy.com

 

Weekend (June 27, 28)

Summer is officially here and The Standard is ready to party all weekend long!  Saturday – frolic poolside starting at noon, with sounds by Lady Monix and KCRW’s DJ Valida.  Sunday starting at 1 p.m. – Jack Daniel’s presents a Cruel Summer, a new weekly pool party series featuring special guest DJ JP (White Arrows) and resident DJs Pleasure Principle, DJ Val Fleury and Victoria Van Damm.  RSVP recommendedwww.standardhotels.com/hollywood

Sunday high atop the serenely scenic Andaz hotel, start your day off with some much needed stress releasing Yoga with a View.  Led by renowned instructor Jake Feree, this one hour rooftop class is the perfect L.A. way to wind down the weekend.  Reserve your spot for only $15www.westhollywood.andaz.hyatt.com

 

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Handpicked by: Brent X Mendoza