The Weekend Guide

french fries!

Looking smart — with or without pince-nez.

Go Burger Opens
The BLT Steak folks go chuck wild with a specialty Black Angus burger blend that you can have your way (thirteen serious toppings) or theirs (the UltiMelt: a burger sandwiched by grilled Gruyere on rye).
Why: Do you want five kinds of fries, including duck fat and sweet potato, with that spiked milk shake?
When: Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Where: 6290 Sunset Blvd., at Vine St., Hollywood (323-327-9355).

Slake: Los Angeles No. 2 Launch Party
The second installment of the quarterly lit journal co-founded by former L.A. Weekly editors Laurie Ochoa and Joe Donnelly.
Why: Peruse art for sale by the likes of Arlie John Carstens and Sage Vaughn while listening to Amy Scattergood, Laurie Wheeler, Hank Cherry, and others read from the new issue.
When: Sat., 7 p.m.
Where: Track 16 Gallery, Bergamot Station, 2525 Michigan Ave., off Cloverfield Blvd., Santa Monica (310-264-4678).

The Game of You
Lynn Zavaro launches her new book and set of insightful spiritual psychology cards with free readings (and free wine to wash down all the teachings).
Why: Tear yourself away from the online version of the game for Beba Beauty’s eyelash bar, food truck snacks, and music by MK & the Gentlemen.
When: Thurs., 6-9 p.m.
Where: Big Red Sun, 560 Rose Ave., at Sixth Ave., Venice (310-433-0019).

Flight and Fable Artists Reception
Meet the local talents featured in this group show exploring the new meanings of fairy tales in the modern world through photos, paintings, and illustrations.
Why: The works of photographer Brandy Eve Allen and multimedia artist Stephen Glassman are sure to catch your eye.
When: Thurs., 6-9 p.m.
Where: Kana Manglapus Projects, 1346 Abbot Kinney Blvd., b/t Andalusia Ave. & Navarre Ct., Venice (646-732-9309).

Photo: camknows / Flickr

Kana Manglapus Projects
1346 Abbot Kinney Blvd
bt Andalusia Ave & Navarre Ct
Los Angeles, CA 90291
6290 Sunset Blvd
@ Vine St
Los Angeles, CA 90028
Big Red Sun
560 Rose Ave
bt 6th & Rennie Aves
Los Angeles, CA 90291
Bergamot Station
2525 Michigan Ave
off Cloverfield Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90404