Who said relaxation is only reserved for the weekend? Kick off the week while enjoying 20% off any facial or body treatment at Ole Henriksen when you mention “Sunset Strip Summer” promotion (www.olehenriksen.com), and locals can take advantage of a 20% discount on services at SPA at Mondrian Monday-Thursday when you show your California ID with proof of LA County residency. www.mondrianhotel.com


Celebrate the flavors of summer on Tuesday with three seasonal, made-from-scratch desserts at BLT Steak. Indulge in their dark chocolate fudge brownie sundae with farmer’s market red cherries, vanilla bean ice cream and organic free-trade chocolate ($10); strawberry-rhubarb crumble pie with lemon creme ice cream ($9); or a root beer float with vanilla bean ice cream ($9). Blackboard specials are changed throughout the week based on produce selection at the farmer’s markets, which are visited by Pastry Chef Jessica Goryl. www.bltsteak.com


Power pop and indie rock takes over the Viper Room Wednesday, June 10 with L.A.-based bands The Hectors, Tandemoro, Until June and Glare of Rockets. $5 drinks after 11 p.m. Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door. Doors open at 8 p.m. Those in the know follow the Viper Room on Twitter for free entry passwords and drink specials offered throughout the week. www.viperroom.com


KCRW presents The Church, Adam Franklin and Bolts of Melody at The Roxy Theatre Thursday, June 11. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Doors open at 8 p.m. www.theroxyonsunset.com


Billboard chart-topping rapper Del Tha Funkee Homosapien brings his jazz- and funk-infused stylings paired with a touch of humor to House of Blues Sunset Strip Friday, June 12, with Mike Relm. Tickets are $17.50-$20. Show is ages 18 and up, doors open at 8 p.m. www.houseofblues.com


Norwegian electronic-dance band Datarock is sure to surprise with their unpredictable performances at Key Club Saturday, June 13. Casxio and Wallpaper round out the ticket. Show is ages 15 and up. Tickets are $15, doors open at 8 p.m. www.keyclub.com


Sunday, June 14 packs two Disney-related punches on The Strip with Billy Ray Cyrus performing at House Of Blues and Radio Disney presenting all-girl band KSM at The Roxy Theatre. Billy Ray Cyrus tickets are $47.50-$52.50. Show is all ages and doors open at 8 p.m. www.houseofblues.com KSM tickets are $10.50 in advance, $12.50 at the door. Doors open at 6 p.m. www.theroxyonsunset.com

 

Photo courtesy Bob Friday