WHAT: Viva Earth: Charity Concert for Global Climate Change Awareness
WHO: Ciara, Tyrese, Busta Rhymes, Three 6 Mafia and others.
WHEN: 11:30 a.m.
WHERE: The Coliseum
WHY: The concert benefits the Alliance for Climate Protection, the organization producing the Live Earth concerts elsewhere around the globe the same day. But this is Viva Earth, so it’s going to be way hotter.
WHAT: Decemberists with the LA Phil in concert together.
WHO: The damn-awesome-even-since-they-signed-with-a-major-label Decemberists and the always wonderful L.A. Philharmonic
WHEN: 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Hollywood Bowl
WHY: Not just because we were one of a gazillion blogs to give away tickets to this awesome show, but because this, genuinely, will be wonderful.
WHAT: Harry Potter costume contest
WHO: Your kids
WHEN: 5 p.m.
WHERE: Virgin Megastore
WHY: The movie premieres right next door at Mann’s at 7 p.m., and your kid is already planning to geek-out and draw a little lighting bolt on his forehead with your eyeliner anyway. He might as well win a prize for it.