Your guide to LA's Top Chef restaurants
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Holiday gift guide 2015
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Win big at the Renegade Craft Fair giveaway
Many of LA's most talented makers will be setting up shop at Renegade Craft Fair in Grand Park on December 12 and 13, and Time Out is giving you the opportunity to take home a fat stack of goods from the best of the best. Enter below for your chance to win goodies from 15 of the event's top vendors (a value totaling $1,551). You can also drop by the Time Out Los Angeles booth to enter the giveaway in person, snap a selfie and take home a free succulent (while supplies last). The lucky winner will be announced Monday, December 14! Fill out my Wufoo form!
Your cheesy dreams are about to come true at the first-ever Mac and Cheese Smackdown
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Downtown Los Angeles
Downtown Los Angeles has been swept up in a cultural resurgence unlike any other in LA's recent history.
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Take a walk along the palm and eucalyptus-lined bluffs and it becomes obvious why tourists flock to Santa Monica.
The city is stocked with historical charm while located only a short drive from hilly hikes and mountainous wilderness.
Whether you're a visitor hunting for star tours or a local looking to get off Hollywood Boulevard, you’re sure to find something to enjoy.
Downtown Arts District
Equal parts warehouse wasteland and burgeoning hub for LA's young, professional and creative, the Arts District is the city's neighborhood to watch.