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LA Art Party Newsletter

LAArtParty is an arts and entertainment website. Established in 2010, it is an online go-to guide for what's happening in and beyond the LA area - this includes dining, travel and more.

Founded by journalist, and "Blues Mama" Kathy Leonardo (a longtime performer), the campy site has an unusual slant which will keep you entertained. Leonardo has been writing for the past 15 years about various subjects for the Huffington Post, THRIVE GLOBAL, LA Weekly, etc.

Each month the LAArtParty staff, led by Kathy Leonardo decides which events will be featured. Posted at noon on the Thursday prior to the last week of the month, LAArtParty.com features the Top Ten Art Parties, plus other fun events each month. VIP subscribers find out ONE week prior to the public and receive discounts and invites to VIP parties throughout the year.

See Contact Page to find out how to become a VIP subscriber so you don't miss any more great ART Parties!! See Contact/Rates Page to find out how submit and promote your own events!

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TOP TEN ART PARTIES / Events in August 2017

Can you believe August is here already??? Well, so our our Top Ten Art Parties / Events. FYI - remember, we do update our Additional Events Page 2-3 times a month. Be sure to LIKE LAArtParty's FB Page - this is where we post UPDATES, or sign up for our newsletter at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and we will notify you, when we add more events. If you have some suggestions for our event selection, be sure to email us by the 2nd week of the prior month.
1. August 5, 2017: Studio C & SFAC Open Studio - For info, Click Here  
2. August 5, 2017: Gemini G.E.L., Ann Hamilton - For info, Click Here 
3. August 5, 2017: Couturier Gallery, "L.A. NOIR" 
- For info, Click Here
4. August 12, 2017: The G2 Gallery - For info, Click Here

5. August 12, 13, 2017: World Elephant Day, LA Zoo, For info, Click Here
6. August 19, 2017: Venice Arts Soiree - For info, Click Here
7. August 19, 2017: Grand Park's 5th Anniversary - For info, Click Here
8. August 24 - 27, 2017: Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival - For info, Click Here
9. August 26, 2017: LA Weekly's Artopia! - For info Click Here
10. August 26, 2017: Craft in America Center - For info Click Here

CLICK HERE for some additional art parties / events in the month of August 2017, or just scroll down to see more details below - in date order! Remember to check LAArtParty's FB Page for new events - our Additional Events Page is updated 2-3 times a month!