Weekend Events: Warriors of Radness surf party at Reserve; Yana K's spring mixer; learn how to DJ with Kipling
Thursday (April 8), Warriors of Radness host a spring 2010 surf-theme launch party at Reserve with an exposition of Grant Rohloff's vintage surf photos, a screening of “Scattered Archive” by Kyle Mac Lennan and a performance by Gantez Warrior. Complimentary Primo beer will be on hand.
420 N. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles. (323) 651-0131. 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Heading to Coachella or want to win tickets to the festival? Ron Robinson at Fred Segal on Melrose on Friday (Apil. 9) and Santa Monica on Saturday (April 10) launches the Empire Polo Club-branded T-shirts and knits, named for the music showcase's stomping grounds. If you pick an Empire Polo Club shirt during the two-day event, you’ll be eligible to win two VIP tickets to Coachella. Complimentary beer and drinks.
8118 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles. (323) 651-1935. 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday.500 Broadway, Santa Monica. (310) 394-1271. 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.
Aspire to spin like Samantha Ronson? This Saturday (April 10) accessory brand Kipling brings its Color Jam Tour to Macy’s at Westfield Santa Anita. Catch a live performance by one of the country’s top mixmasters, while learning how to mix like a pro with the Scratch DJ Academy. If you spend $50 or more on a Kipling bag or carryall, you’ll get the Cimio Mixtape 2.0 DJ software ($29.95 value). Mini-manicures and makeovers provided, plus Kiptini cocktails. You can also win Kipling coin cases, passport holders, wristlets or a Macy’s gift card.
400 S. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.Actress Taryn Manning will be spinning the turntable at Yana K’s spring mixer, also on Saturday (April 10). Check out Yana K’s spring collection, and a portion of purchase proceeds will go to Used Pets, which encourages pet adoption. Complimentary beverages and cocktails provided. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
1327 Montana Ave., Santa Monica. (213) 308-4886. 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
-- Max Padilla
Photo: A current look from Warriors of Radness. Credit: Courtesy of Warriors of Radness.