Tonight, ease out of your three day weekend by heading to The Roxy theatre for reggae pioneers, The Wailing Souls. A staple of the rocksteady scene since the late 1960’s, these living legends have amassed a dedicated following around the world. Doors open at 8:15 p.m. Tickets are $17.50. www.theroxy.com
Starting May 29, lounge like a VIP all summer as The London West Hollywood kicks off their season long Wednesdays at Sunset series. Enjoy specialty cocktails, tasty bites from the culinary team of Gordon Ramsay and top tier DJ’s, all amidst a poolside backdrop overlooking all the city lights. Weekly from 6:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. RSVP only – firstname.lastname@example.org. www.thelondon.com
The Doors’ founding keyboardist, Ray Manzarek passed away today at the age of 74, after a long battle with cancer.
As the honoree of the 2012 Sunset Strip Music Festival, Manzarek and the other founding members of The Doors were recognized by the city of West Hollywood and the legendary venues along The Strip for their immense contributions, impact and legacy that has helped make this fabled boulevard the landmark destination it is today.
Your guide to some of The Sunset Strip's top happy hours. Grab your friends!
8720 Sunset | www.bltrestaurants.com
5-7 p.m. Tuesday – Saturday “5 at 5” menu featuring five food items, specialty cocktail, draught beer and red/white wine for $5.
9200 Sunset | www.boasteak.com
5-7 p.m. $6 glasses of wine and select cocktails. Specially priced appetizers, including fennel dusted calamari, ahi tacos and mini Kobe beef corn dogs.
8301 Sunset | www.thecabocantina.com
All drinks are priced two-for-one from 4-8 p.m. and during “late night” 10 p.m.-close, seven days a week!