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The Egg House pop-up has arrived in L.A., and it’s ready to crack you up

Your parents told you not to play with your food, but at Egg House having fun is encouraged. Biubiu Xu’s immersive art installation Egg House – which we warned you was coming – originated in New York, traveled to Shanghai and now has rolled into Los Angeles. Opening March 20, Egg House features 12 egg-themed scenes inspired by iconic Southern California life, including a pink and blue basketball court honoring the Staples Center, a Santa Monica beach with a sea of “eggs” and a tiny room with eve...
Tags: Food, New York, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Shanghai, Staples Center, Southern California, Santa Monica, Santa Monica Pier, Knott, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LBPT, Top Stories WDN


10 new tastes to try at Knott’s Boysenberry Festival

Come hungry. But the truth is with more than 75 Knott’s Boysenberry Festival food and beverage items to choose from, the toughest part is deciding what to try, especially when it comes to new offerings. “It’s really hard for me to tell you which one is my favorite,” Knott’s executive chef Bobby Obezo said. “We came out with such amazing plates — all these items, my mouth gets watery. We did tastings and these were the ones that made it.” Ready to sample some flavors? Here you go: 1. Jambalaya Ma...
Tags: Food, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Knott, Knott's Berry Farm, Berry Farm, Buena Park, Brubaker, Top Stories OCR, Sam Gangwer, Bobby Obezo, Disney Food, Laura Brubaker, Bobby Obeza


Knott’s Boysenberry Festival will feature champagne brunch on select Sundays

Who doesn’t love brunch? Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant will be offering the Boysenberry Champagne Brunch on select Sundays during Knott’s Boysenberry Festival. The brunch will feature carving and omelet stations, breakfast entrees, desserts and more, as well as exclusive dishes, such as Mrs. Knott’s fried chicken. The highlight will be a large selection of boysenberry items, like glazed salmon, pork ribs, meatballs, sausage, French toast, pierogies with boysenberry sour cream and boysen...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Knott, Knott's Berry Farm, Mrs Knott


Festival Pass: Snoop Dogg tops a new fest; BeachLife adds some big waves

Festival Pass is a weekly newsletter that lands in your inbox on Thursdays. When we cover festivals in the field and have news to share, you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. Festival Pass for Tuesday, March 12 There was plenty to see and report on this weekend, and we already have more big news this week, so welcome to this bonus edition of Festival Pass. (Don’t worry, we’ll be back again Thursday, too, because there are a ton of things happening.) The BeachLife Festival announced Monda...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Long Beach, Limp Bizkit, Music Festivals, LBC, Snoop Dogg, Fred Durst, Don, Mary, Kelly, Snoop, Costa Mesa, Knott, Mickey


Knott’s Boysenberry Festival spreads to Yogurtland with new frozen yogurt flavor

Knott’s fans will have an opportunity to prime their taste buds for the upcoming Boysenberry Festival when Yogurtland releases its newest frozen yogurt flavor. The theme park and dessert chain have teamed up to create Knott’s Berry Farm Boysenberry Pie frozen yogurt, which will be available at Yogurtland locations beginning March 18. Customers may also top their treat with mini boysenberry shortbread cookies. Yogurtland frozen yogurt is not available at Knott’s. The store will have coupons for o...
Tags: Food, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Knott, Berry Farm, Yogurtland, Top Stories OCR, Knott's Berry Farm, Berry Farm Boysenberry Pie


6 Awesome Theme Park Travel Destinations That You Won’t Find in Florida

When you think “theme parks,” chances are your brain automatically thinks “Florida,” right? Hey, we totally get it. The likes of Disney World and Universal Studios are the undisputed kings of the theme park world to the general public for a reason. Downsides of visiting the big parks However, oftentimes what doesn’t get talked about is the downsides of visiting the big parks in Florida such as… The price tag: in the case of Disney especially, many families are being priced out as...
Tags: Travel, Europe, Florida, Usa, California, Virginia, Disney, New Jersey, Theme Parks, Travel Guides, Universal Studios, Smoky Mountains, Morgan, Disney World, Busch Gardens, Golden State


Piano Drop at Seattle’s Jack Straw

Destruction and reclamation, gimmick and avant-garde One of the odder fads bequeathed to us by the 1960s is the ritual destruction of musical instruments. It’s a custom most famously associated with the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Pete Townshend. But what bursts out in popular culture often has precedents in the avant-garde, and the origins of this particular brand of onstage iconoclasm can be traced to the Fluxus movement, specifically its founder George Maciunas. In a nod to classical traditio...
Tags: New York, Religion, Jimi Hendrix, West Coast, Piano, Seattle, Experimental music, Jack Straw, Edward, Concert Review, Pacific Northwest, Northwest, Pete Townshend, Ortiz, Dave Knott, Knott


It’s the last weekend for Knott’s Peanuts Celebration: Here are 7 things to do before it goes

Good grief! There is only one more weekend left to enjoy the Peanuts Celebration at Knott’s Berry Farm. The second annual event runs weekends through March 10 and features special shows, activities, food and merchandise. It will be leaving to make way for the Boysenberry Festival, kicking off March 29, but before it goes, here are 7 things you won’t find the rest of the year. “Space Beagle”: This musical about Snoopy becoming the first dog on the moon is geared to little ones, but has enough pun...
Tags: Sport, Nasa, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Lucy, Woodstock, Sally, Linus, Knott, Franklin, Schroeder, Berry Farm, Boardwalk, Snoopy, Buena Park


Knott’s Boysenberry Festival 2019 has big news: It’s getting longer

It’s no secret that the best reason to go to Knott’s Berry Farm’s Boysenberry Festival is for the food, and now you will have 7 more days to indulge. This year, the Boysenberry Festival will run daily March 29-April 28. There will be more than 75 different boysenberry-inspired dishes, desserts and drinks, including several new items, such as boysenberry dry-rubbed flank steak topped with boysenberry cream cheese, boysenberry glazed salmon and boysenberry jambalaya. The entertainment lineup will ...
Tags: Food, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Knott, Berry Farm, Hillbillies, Top Stories OCR, Knott's Berry Farm, Krazy Kirk


When is it going to rain in the San Fernando Valley?

According to the National Weather Service, rain is likely to begin falling in the San Fernando Valley around 10 p.m. Friday, getting heavier around 4 a.m. Saturday. The rain will lessen in intensity around 4 p.m. Saturday, but the chance of rain will continue through Monday afternoon, the NWS reported. Another storm is set to hit the area on Tuesday with “moderate to heavy intensities possible,” the NWS is reporting: Related Articles Northern California river receding after...
Tags: Weather, National Weather Service, News, California, Sport, Soccer, Rain, Local News, Orange County, Nws, Southern California, Knott, San Fernando Valley, Top Stories LADN, Crime + Public Safety


Cold storm drops Southern California snow level to 1,500 feet

LOS ANGELES — A cold storm system will bring snow showers to Southern California through Thursday night and brought the snow level down to an unusually low 1,500 feet, National Weather Service forecasters said. “This storm system will likely bring the lowest snow levels of the season, with snow levels locally falling to 1,500 feet or lower on Thursday,” said an NWS statement. “… There is the potential for brief snow showers in some areas that rarely see snow, such as the higher valleys of Los ...
Tags: Weather, National Weather Service, News, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Santiago, California Highway Patrol, Local News, Orange County, Hollywood Walk Of Fame, Nws, Southern California, Ventura, Santa Monica


After heavy rains batter Orange County, crews work to clean and clear the mess left behind

Cleanup crews got to work Friday, a day after heavy rains battered Southern California, flooding some areas and leaving behind a mess of mud, rocks, tree branches and other debris that led to road closures and other problems. In Orange County, crews with Orange County Public Works were out in Laguna Canyon and Trabuco Canyon, clearing up debris and developing a game plan to restore some of the affected areas, spokesman Shannon Widor said. The areas were “calm and peaceful” Friday morning, he sai...
Tags: California, Uncategorized, Sport, Soccer, Long Beach, Rain, Local-news, Orange County, Pacific Coast Highway, Southern California, Laguna Beach Ca, Rosie, Luke, Jim, Laguna, Knott


Rain on Valentine’s Day closes Knott’s Berry Farm and Six Flags Magic Mountain

Two local theme parks are rained out for Valentine’s Day. Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park and Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia will be closed today, Feb. 14, due to the inclement weather. The California Marketplace and Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant will remain open today at Knott’s. Tickets purchased for Six Flags today will be valid any other day in 2019 and the scheduled membership appreciation event has been moved to tomorrow, Feb. 15. Disney Resorts in Anaheim and Universal Stu...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Rain, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Valencia, Anaheim, Knott, Berry Farm, Universal Studios Hollywood, Buena Park, Disney Resorts, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Knott's Berry Farm


Things to see around Joshua Tree

Deserts, in most parts of the world, are nomadic wastelands. Even if you can appreciate the beauty of endless sand and imposing red rocks, you typically won’t find much in those deserts aside from wandering tribes and the occasional outpost. But not in California. America’s home to the far-out and untraditional has filled its desert with art installations, deserted water parks, and Old West ghost towns that make a road trip through the desert as great a tourist attraction as Disneyland or Yos...
Tags: Travel, California, La, America, Los Angeles, Hsbc, Las Vegas, Disneyland, Palm Springs, Southern California, All, Watts, Joshua, Colorado River, Knott, Calico


Why hot sauce addicts are willing to pay through the nose for sinus-clearing premium sauces from Tabasco, Gringo Bandito and Truff

Bryan “Dexter” Holland, the frontman for rock band the Offspring, expanded his Gringo Bandito hot sauce empire to include a Private Reserve sauce, released each year, that always sells out. (Photo by Mark Rightmire, Orange County Register/SCNG) Tabasco Diamond Reserve was created to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the hot sauce brand. (Courtesy of Tabasco) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Truff Hot Sauce is the fastest growing condiment on Amazon and it made Oprah W...
Tags: Amazon, Food, Instagram, California, Ebay, Africa, Walmart, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Beverly Hills, Holland, Louisiana, Oprah Winfrey, Pasadena, Orange County


Six Flags Magic Mountain closes early due to rain

Roller coaster fans had their fun cut short again when Six Flags Magic Mountain had to give in to the weather. The theme park was scheduled to remain open until 6 p.m., but at 1:40 p.m. it announced on Twitter that it would close at 2 p.m. today, Feb. 4. Knott’s Berry Farm is still currently scheduled to remain open until 6 p.m. Disneyland and Universal Studios Hollywood also remain open. Related Articles Update: Six Flags Magic Mountain and Knott’s Berry Farm are closed toda...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Knott, Knott s Berry Farm, Berry Farm, Universal Studios Hollywood, Top Stories LADN, Six Flags Magic Mountain


Six Flags Magic Mountain is closed due to weather while Disneyland and Knott’s remain open

If you had your heart set on a day of roller coasters and funnel cakes, you’re out of luck. Six Flags Magic Mountain posted a statement on its website and on Twitter that the Valencia amusement park is closed today “due to inclement weather,” while Knott’s Berry Farm, Universal Studios Hollywood and Disneyland Resort remain open. Those of you who aren’t season pass or membership holders and purchased tickets for today should hang onto them. Tickets will be valid for any other day in 2019. With r...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, Valencia, Knott, Berry Farm, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories SGVT, Six Flags Magic Mountain, Top Stories PSN, Berry Farm Universal Studios Hollywood


Los Angeles Zoo offers Rams fans discounted admission through Super Bowl Sunday

The Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens lit up its front entrance in blue to show support for the Los Angeles Rams in the Super Bowl, and now it will be offering football fans discounted admission. Adults wearing Rams apparel will receive $4 off admission and children will receive $3 off through Sunday, Feb. 3. The offer is good only at the box office and there is a limit of four tickets per fan. The zoo is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily at 5333 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles. Regular admission is $21 adul...
Tags: Amazon, Disney, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Los Angeles Zoo, Los Angeles Rams, Knott, Botanical Gardens, Berry Farm, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories LBPT, Top Stories WDN, Top Stories SGVT, Top Stories PSN, Zoo Drive Los Angeles


Knott’s Berry Farm is adding dates to its Peanuts Celebration

The Peanuts Celebration at Knott’s Berry Farm has expanded to a park-wide event with two additional weekends. But in case fans of Charlie Brown and his friends were still yearning for more, the park is adding two more dates of fun, Monday, Feb. 11, and Friday, Feb. 15. The Peanuts Celebration is now running weekends through March 10, plus Feb. 11, 15 and 18. Related links An expanded Peanuts Celebration returning to Knott’s for a second year Come out for Charlie Brown Day, get a discount o...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Charlie Brown, Knott, Berry Farm, Top Stories OCR, Knott 's Berry Farm


Knott’s Panchos Tacos has been replaced by Fiesta Dogs

Variety is the spice of life even in theme parks. Knott’s Berry Farm recently said adios to Pancho’s Tacos restaurant and hola to Fiesta Dogs. The eatery, located between the Hat Dance and La Revolucion attractions in Fiesta Village, boasts a menu of all-beef hot dogs, vegan dogs, baked potatoes, beer, including crafts and imports, wine and micheladas, plus children’s meals. There is a chili cheese dog, Mexican dog with bacon and peppers, bratwurst with sauerkraut, spicy sausage with jalapenos, ...
Tags: Food, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Knott, La Revolucion, Pancho, Berry Farm, Top Stories OCR, Knott's Berry Farm, Fiesta Village, Fiesta Dogs


Come out for Charlie Brown Day, get a discount on food at Knott’s Peanuts Celebration

Even underdogs get their day. Since it’s no secret that many of us have a special place in our hearts for Charlie Brown, Knott’s Berry Farm is offering people a chance to show that love. Charlie Brown Day will return as part of the Peanuts Celebration at Knott’s Feb. 3. The park-wide Peanuts Celebration features themed shows, activities, attractions, food and more weekends through March 10, plus President’s Day, Feb. 18. Park guests are encouraged to dress like Charlie Brown in a bright yellow T...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Charlie Brown, Feb, Knott, Berry Farm, Top Stories OCR, Knott's Berry Farm, Charlie Brown Knott


Lunar New Year 2019: 2 theme parks celebrate with special events, music and food

Kung Fu Panda’s Po at Universal Studios Hollywood’s Lunar New Year Celebration. (Photo courtesy of Universal Studios Hollywood) Members of the GuGu Drums from Shanghai perform on the first day of Disney’s Lunar New Year celebration at California Adventure in Anaheim on Friday, Jan 26, 2018. (Photo by Jeff Gritchen, Orange County Register/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Wishing Trees at Universal Studios Hollywood’s Lunar New Year Celebration. (Photo courtesy of Un...
Tags: California, China, Disney, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Shanghai, Dreamworks, Mulan, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Universal Studios, Po, Southern California, Anaheim, Kung Fu Panda


‘Soil movement’ after rains prompts evacuations in Hollywood Hills

HOLLYWOOD — Soil movement near a home under construction in the Hollywood Hills Thursday prompted the evacuation of several workers from the site as well as some neighborhood residences. Firefighters went to the 1800 block of North Stanley Avenue about 9:30 a.m., according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. “A visible, unknown amount of soil has moved from beneath a large hillside home under construction,” said Brian Humphrey of the LAFD. “Though the situation is described as static, and Depart...
Tags: Weather, News, Sport, Soccer, Rain, Disneyland, Local News, Knott, Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles Fire Department, Santa Anita Park, Encino, LAFD, Mudslides, Top Stories LADN, Brian Humphrey


Rain closes Knott’s Berry Farm and Six Flags Magic Mountain again, Disneyland and Universal remain open

The inclement weather has again forced some of the Southland’s theme parks to close today, Jan. 17. Knott’s Berry Farm is closed, though the Marketplace and Mrs. Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant are open. Check the Knott’s website for hours. Six Flags Magic Mountain is closed. It will honor tickets purchased for today any other day in 2019. Disneyland and Disney California Adventure will both be open until 8 tonight. Universal Studios Hollywood also remains open. Visitors may ask for special ra...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Amusement Parks, Disneyland, Southland, Knott, Berry Farm, Universal Studios Hollywood, Disney California Adventure, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE, Top Stories IVDB, Top Stories RDF, Top Stories Sun


Northbound 101 Freeway closed at 10 due to tunnel flooding

The northbound 101 Freeway is closed Thursday morning at the I-10/Seventh Street interchange near downtown due to flooding in the tunnel. Traffic is being diverted onto the eastbound 10 Freeway. Related Articles Santa Anita Park racing rained out, but track open for wagering Heavy rain brings flash-flood threat, high surf, mudslide danger to burn areas Mudslide damages Encino house and guest house, 14 other homes under v...
Tags: Weather, News, Sport, Soccer, Rain, Disneyland, Local News, Southern California, 101 Freeway, Knott, Seventh Street, Santa Anita Park, Encino, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LBPT


Santa Anita Park racing rained out, but track open for wagering

Horses are seen running at Santa Anita Park on Dec. 26, 2018.  Racing has been canceled for Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, due to rain. (File photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) ARCADIA — Due to heavy overnight rains and a 100 percent likelihood of continued wet weather, Santa Anita Park is canceling Thursday’s eight-race card, which was scheduled to get underway at 1 p.m., the park announced Thursday morning. Santa Anita Track Superintendent Andy LaRocco said Santa Anita has taken o...
Tags: National Weather Service, News, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Rain, Horse racing, Disneyland, Local News, Southern California, Knott, San Fernando Valley, Santa Anita, Santa Anita Park, Encino, Top Stories LADN


Heavy rain brings flash-flood threat, high surf, mudslide danger to burn areas

LOS ANGELES — The last and strongest of three storms to hit Southern California this week slid into the region Thursday, generating periods of heavy rain, which could trigger street flooding and shallow mud and debris flows in several areas previously denuded by wildfires, National Weather Service forecasters said. The rain could unleash mudslides and debris flows “in and near recent burn scars across Los Angeles, Ventura, and Santa Barbara Counties. These include the Hill, Sherpa, South, Ston...
Tags: Weather, National Weather Service, Hollywood, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Rain, Disneyland, Local News, Orange County, Pacific Coast Highway, Ventura County, Nws, Santa Barbara, Malibu


12 essential tips for enjoying Disneyland in the rain

A day at Disneyland is usually fun in the sun thanks to Southern California’s reputation for year-round sunshine — unless you happen to show up at the theme park on one of the 23 days when it rains each year on average in Anaheim. This will go down as one of the rainiest weeks of the year in Anaheim, with the forecast calling for showers stretching into the weekend. While Disneyland remains open during the rain, some parks such as Knott’s Berry Farm and Six Flags Magic Mountain have closed for t...
Tags: California, Disney, Sport, Soccer, Disneyland, Southern California, Mickey Mouse, Tom Sawyer, Anaheim, Knott, Minnie, Mickey, Adventureland, New Orleans Square, Berry Farm, Ralph Brennan


Rain closes Six Flags Magic Mountain as Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm stay open

The rain expected to fall across Southern California has forced the closure of Six Flags Magic Mountain for a second day even as Disneyland Resort and Knott’s Berry Farm remain open. For those of you with Six Flags Magic Mountain tickets, hang onto them. The Valencia-based amusement park said in a tweet that it would honor tickets on “any other day in 2019.” Due to inclement weather, the park will not be open today, Tuesday, January 15. Tickets purchased just for today will be valid any other ...
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Mudslide damages Encino house and guest house, 14 other homes under voluntary evacuation

ENCINO — A voluntary evacuation order was in effect Tuesday morning for 14 homes in an Encino neighborhood where a house and guest house were damaged Monday by a rain-fueled mud flow. A grading expert examined the hillside Monday night and determined no additional slide was anticipated, but as a precaution the voluntary evacuation order was issued about 10 p.m. for the homes on Boris and Martson drives, according to Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department. #Encino; Debris flow into ...
Tags: Weather, News, Sport, Soccer, Rain, Disneyland, Local News, Malibu, Southern California, Stewart, Boris, Knott, San Fernando Valley, PCH, Encino, LAFD