The Weekend Guide

dia de los muertos at hollywood forever cemetery!

Attention all deadheads.

Dia de los Muertos at Hollywood Forever Cemetery
The iconic necropolis comes alive with more than 100 Mayan and Aztec ritual dancers, musical performances, arts and crafts vendors, and altar contests.
Why: It’s the last one on the Mayan calendar.
When: Sat., noon-midnight.
Where: 6000 Santa Monica Blvd., at N. Gower St., Hollywood. Tickets ($10) at ticketfly.com.

Holistic Beauty & Herb Product Making Classes

What: Create your own skin care regimen using essential oils, flowers, and herbs with weekly classes at Echo Park’s best-kept beauty secret.
Why: Step aside, Mary Kay.
When: See schedule and sign up at formacademy.com.
Where: Form Academy, 1815 W. Sunset Blvd., b/t Park Ave. & Lemonye St., Echo Park (213-413-4119).

The beloved cosmetics brand makes its West Coast debut with a high-gloss flagship stocked with best-sellers, exclusives, and makeup stations, where you can prep for date night.
Why: Get inspired by a rotating selection of films, books, and photos handpicked by the man behind the makeup, Francois Nars.
When: Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 8412 Melrose Ave., b/t N. Croft & Orlando Aves., West Hollywood (310-623-1730).

Big Gay Ice Cream Pop-Up
NYC’s favorite cold treats truck doles out over-the-top soft-serve creations, seasonal paletas, and imaginative toppings whipped up by Humphry Slocombe’s Jake Godby.
Why: The chance to say, “I’ll have the Bea Arthur and Salty Pimp, please.”
When: Thru Sat.
Where: Full schedule at biggayicecream.com or track down @biggayicecream on Twitter.

Kova & T, LnA, Reformation, and The Eternal Sample Sale
Overhaul your closet with discounted Kova & T leggings, sleek dresses made with deadstock vintage fabric from Reformation, and every tee you’ve ever wanted, courtesy of LnA and The Eternal.
Why: Get back to basics.
When: Today & Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: Cooper Building, 860 S. Los Angeles St., at E. Ninth St., ste. 407, Downtown.

Photo: Luz Gallardo

8412 Melrose Ave
bt N Croft & Orlando Aves
Los Angeles, CA 90069
1815 W Sunset Blvd
bt Park Ave & Lemonye St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
860 S Los Angeles St
@ E 9th St
Los Angeles, CA 90014
6000 Santa Monica Blvd
bt N Gower & N Van Ness Sts
Los Angeles, CA 90038