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Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Events & Things to Do

A light tour of Echo Park’s dark past

The Bat Man Murder House where Dolly Oesterreich hid her lover Otto Sanhuber in the attic until one night he shot her husband Fred./PHOTO BY Kim Cooper

Fun fact: If you go to a little parklet by Riverside Drive, you can see where The Hillside Stranglers dumped some of their victims. That, in fact, is one of the first stops on the Echo Park Book of the Dead Tour, which is rolling through Echo Park on Saturday, April 23rd. Read More »

Everyday is a sample sale at The Runway Outlet!

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The Runway Outlet is a wonderfully curated boutique that offers a diverse collection of one-of-a-kind samples and current season overstock from independent Los Angeles based designers! You can find a complete outfit here for almost any occasion, we are a “one stop shop” stocked with everything ... Read More »

Atwater Village Beer Fest Returns

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The fourth annual Atwater Village Beer Festival will be held on Sunday, April 24, 2016 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Enjoy the sunny Los Angeles weather as we take over the parking lot at Link N Hops to bring you live entertainment, over a dozen ... Read More »

Dodgers Opening Day Community Forum

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Submitted by The Echo Park Improvement Association The Dodgers Opening Day game is scheduled for Tuesday, April 12 at 1:10 pm. Opening Day always brings a lot of stress to the neighborhood. The EPIA has invited representatives from the Dodgers, LAPD, LADOT, Park Rangers, Select Patrol ... Read More »

In celebration of puppeteer Bob Baker

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ECHO PARK — Fans of the late puppet master Bob Baker celebrated his 92-birthday with a day of live music, art displays, face painting, and, of course, puppet shows at his theater. In addition to shows staged inside today at the Bob Baker Marionette Theatre, the puppet ... Read More »

L.A. Marathon headed for Echo Park and Silver Lake this Sunday

Echo Park is Mile 6 and Silver Lake is Mile 7 in the Los Angeles Marathon, which will pass through the neighborhoods on Valentine’s Day, Sunday, Feb. 14. The first group of marathoners (those in wheelchairs and handcycles) head out of Dodger Stadium at 6:30 a.m. If you want to avoid getting your car towed or missing a bus .... Read More »