The Weekend Guide

tim burton at los angeles county museum of art!

Take a walk on the wild side. 

Tim Burton at LACMA
What: Glimpse into the mad genius’s mind at the retrospective that explores the full range of his work as a director, producer, artist, illustrator, photographer, and writer.
Why: The chance to have the man himself draw something truly disturbed in your just-purchased exhibition catalog or The Art of Tim Burton tome at Saturday’s book signing.
When: Sun.-Oct. 31. Museum hours, Mon., Tues. & Thurs., noon-8 p.m.; Fri., noon-9 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Book signing, Sat., noon-2 p.m. (line starts forming at 9 a.m.).
Where: 5905 Wilshire Blvd., at S. Spaulding Ave., Beverly Hills (323-857-6000). Tickets ($20) online at lacma.org.

Johnny Was Sale
What: Score 30-50 percent off boho staples (floaty silk dresses, broken-in tees).
Why: Mention DailyCandy to get 15 percent off all nonsale items in the store.
When: Thru June 5. Mon.-Thurs., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: 395 Santa Monica Pl., at Broadway, ste. 124, Santa Monica (310-656-0600).

Beer Belly 
What: Head to K-Town to swill small-batch brews and lounge in chairs made from more than 99 bottles (of Coke) at the new, thoroughly modern craft beer bar.
Why: An ever-changing menu (think brats and beer-braised oxtail) to soak up the booze.
When: Mon., Wed.-Sat., 5 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sun., 3-10 p.m.
Where: 532 S. Western Ave., b/t W. Fifth & Sixth Sts., Koreatown (213-387-2337).

Suspense Account: the Films of Alfred Hitchcock
What: Make your way to the Egyptian Theatre for two weeks of double features from the master of suspense, starting with Rebecca and The 39 Steps.
Why: Because you deserve better than Priest 3-D. 
When: Thru June 8, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 6712 Hollywood Blvd., b/t N. McCadden Pl. & Las Palmas Ave., Hollywood (323-466-3456). Tickets ($7-$11) at the box office or online at fandango.com.

Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Truck Tour
What: Get your Bonnaroo Buzz fix at Micheltorena Elementary School, where Ben & Jerry’s will be slinging free treats.
Why: Celebrity guest scoopers, live music, and more.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: 1511 Micheltorena St., at Sunset Blvd., Silver Lake. Follow @BenJerrysWest on Twitter to see where they pop up next.

Photo: Courtesy of Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Micheltorena Elementary School
1511 Micheltorena St
@ W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026
Beer Belly
532 S Western Ave
bt W 5th & 6th Sts
Los Angeles, CA 90020
Johnny Was
395 Santa Monica Pl
@ Broadway, ste 124
Santa Monica, CA 90401
6712 Hollywood Blvd
bt Las Palmas Ave & McCadden Pl
Los Angeles, CA 90028
5905 Wilshire Blvd
@ S Spaulding Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036