This one’s gonna be a doozy.
Betty “Ball of Fire” Rowland Fundraiser
What: The Liz Goldwyn-hosted double feature delights with her burlesque-themed doc, Pretty Things, followed by the ’40s flick Ball of Fire.
Why: Proceeds go directly to the care of Rowland, one of the era’s best movers ’n’ shakers.
When: Tues., 8 p.m.
Where: The Cinefamily, 611 N. Fairfax Ave., b/t Melrose Ave. & Clinton St., West Hollywood (323-655-2510).
Eagle Rock Brewery
What: Artisanal beer producers launch a public taproom guaranteeing delight among local brew enthusiasts.
Why: We’re already feeling hoppy.
When: Fri. & Sat., 4-10 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 3056 Roswell St., at Delay Dr., Glassell Park (323-257-7866).
Little Birds #2
What: The second in Tavin’s reading series will be an eclectic mix of musings, featuring actress Grace Zabriskie reading from her book Poems and filmmaker/author Jessica Hundley’s take on Dennis Hopper’s groovy 1960s photos.
Why: Open your mind.
When: Fri., 7-9 p.m.
Where: 1543 Echo Park Ave., at Morton Ave., Echo Park (213-482-5832).
Sweetsalt Food Shop
What: Former Top Chef contestant Alex Eusebio heads up this cozy eatery that features new takes on classic dishes.
Why: Pack your knives and go — especially for the coffee-braised short rib roll, lavender duck confit, and killer chocolate caramel bread pudding.
When: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 10218½ Riverside Dr., at Sancola Ave., Toluca Lake (818-509-7790).
Getting hitched? We have lots of ideas (brooch bouquets, bridesmaid dresses, honeymoon spots) at DailyCandy Weddings.
Photo: Courtesy of The Cinefamily