Coats for Cubs at Buffalo Exchange
Apr
22
11:00 AM11:00

Coats for Cubs at Buffalo Exchange

Ongoing through April 22, you can donate your real fur coats and trimmings at Buffalo Exchange at The LAB. All collected furs will be sent to wildlife rehabilitators, where they are repurposed into bedding that nurtures recovering wild animals, providing more warmth and familiarity than options like towels and sheets. These furs help injured and orphaned wildlife by keeping baby animals warm and minimizing human contact during the recovery process.

Since 2006, when Buffalo Exchange first became involved with Coats for Cubs, they have collected and distributed over 13,644 furs. Help Buffalo Exchange make it another record year! To learn more and see photos of some of the animals who have benefited from donated furs, visit CoatsforCubs.com.

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1888 | Why We Write: Roadshow
Apr
18
7:00 PM19:00

1888 | Why We Write: Roadshow

We have partnered with 1888 to bring their Why We Write project to The LAB! Live events will be produced throughout Orange County and feature author readings from curated essay submissions. Each event will be recorded for audio podcast and video documentary. 

Check out our upcoming guest speakers for this Wednesday's Why We Write: Roadshow at The LAB!

For more information - www.1888.center/roadshow

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RUIN Bar Spring Break Party
Mar
20
5:30 PM17:30

RUIN Bar Spring Break Party

Kick off your spring break party at RUIN Bar! Come dressed in your best beach attire. Best dressed will win an exclusive copper RUIN canteen!

There's also a new featured cocktail: Pineapple Mojito.

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Come through on Tuesday, March 20th from 5:30pm - 11:00pm

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Sofar Sounds Show at The ARTery
Feb
27
7:00 PM19:00

Sofar Sounds Show at The ARTery

Sofar Sounds is bringing the magic back to live music. Sofar is a community of thousands of artists, hosts, fans, travelers and more, putting on hundreds of secret, intimate events per month, across more than 350 cities around the world. 

Event is SOLD OUT
Follow @sofarsoundsoc and @thelabantimall for future Sofar Sounds shows at The LAB!
www.facebook.com/sofarsoundsoc

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Love Stinks at RUIN Bar
Feb
10
to Feb 11

Love Stinks at RUIN Bar

Valentine’s Day? As if! Mark your calendars for our Anti-Valentine’s Day party, “Love Stinks”, on Saturday, February 10th, from 5pm-1am. Come dressed in black or pink and join us for a night of special soju cocktails, Anti-Valentine’s Day movies, selfie station, $6 glasses of Rosé, and more!
 

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Good Town Doughnut's One-Year Anniversary
Dec
16
8:00 AM08:00

Good Town Doughnut's One-Year Anniversary

Don't miss out on FREE doughnuts this week! Here's what they've got going on: 

Good Town Doughnuts is going to be giving away 100 doughnuts! First come, first served and any doughnut of your choosing!
*Limit 1 per customer.

You can also buy 4 doughnuts and get an additional 2 doughnuts for free OR buy 8 doughnuts and get an additional 4 for free.
*Offer valid all day during business hours on 12.16.17.

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Ugly Christmas Sweater Party at RUIN Bar
Dec
14
to Dec 15

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party at RUIN Bar

Hey LAB-sters! Tis' the season to be jolly at RUIN Bar, and it wouldn't be the holiday season if there wasn't an ugly Christmas sweater party! Breakout your old sweater and join us on Thursday, December 14th, from 2pm-1am for holiday tunes, beer, wine, and your favorite soju cocktails!

Come dressed in your best UGLY holiday sweater, and get your next glass of beer for $5/glass. Offer valid all night long. See you guys then!

Invite your friends! 

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MAKE THE HOLIDAYS HAPPEN
Dec
9
to Dec 22

MAKE THE HOLIDAYS HAPPEN

Help us "Make The Holidays Happen" for our neighbors in Ventura! Over 1,000 structures have been destroyed in the Thomas Fire and more damage is expected with only 25% containment. 

We are partnering up with Iron & Resin and Lot 54 Goods who are currently spearheading relief efforts in Ventura County to bring gifts to families who have lost everything.

GIFT DROP OFF:
Crew Salon | 10AM - 7PM
 

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Stereo Box Live Pop-Up Jam Session
Dec
7
7:00 PM19:00

Stereo Box Live Pop-Up Jam Session

  • The ARTery at The LAB Anti-Mall (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Stereo Box is excited to introduce its first pop-up of live jam sessions recorded at The ARTery, a shipping container gallery at The LAB Anti-Mall. We are partnering with KUCI to convert the gallery into an immersive platform that invites the community to be part of a unique music experience. It is also dedicated to support musicians across all mediums.

KUCI is a radio station that started in a closet at a physical science building in UCI and broadcasts 24/7 at 88.9 FM. It is now run by volunteers and community members who aim to both educate and celebrate independent musicians.

LINE UP
7PM – Sweet Nobody
8PM – Black Sea
9PM – Twin Seas

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Free Coffee and More for Shop Local Saturday
Nov
25
10:00 AM10:00

Free Coffee and More for Shop Local Saturday

Mark your calendars LABsters! #ShopLocalSaturday is coming to The LAB on Saturday, November 25th! Escape retail monotony and chaos this season, and come shop, dine, and hang out with us #atthelab

Don't forget to tag us so that we can like all of your awesome posts!#SmallBizSat #ShopLocal #ShopSmall #ShopLocalSaturday #atthelab#thelabantimall

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Long-Awaited Off-White Nike Shoe Release at The LAB
Nov
11
to Nov 12

Long-Awaited Off-White Nike Shoe Release at The LAB

After months of speculation, Blends and Nike are partnering up to release the Off-White c/o Virigil Abloh™ Nike “THE TEN” limited edition shoes. Blends Costa Mesa will host a live in-store raffle where a select few will be chosen for the opportunity to purchase one pair of shoes. Check out the details below: 

November 11th
What: Air Max 90 and Air Presto release
When: 8AM to 9:30AM - Raffle begins at 9:15AM

November 12th
What: Blazer Mid and the Hyperdunk release
When 8AM to 9:30AM - Raffle begins at 9:15AM

*Parking in The LAB will NOT be permitted before 7AM.
**This promotion will NOT be available on the web store.

For more information about the upcoming releases, please visit blendsus.com

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share your portrait, make a statement.
Nov
1
12:00 PM12:00

share your portrait, make a statement.

On Wednesday, November 1st, from 12 PM to 6 PM, the Inside Out Project is coming to The LAB. This is part of a nationwide, participatory art initiative, the Inside Out Project, launched by award-winning artist JR, to create a portrait of America that includes immigrants and the descendants of immigrants alike.

During this stop at The LAB, Inside Out Project will bring a photo-booth truck to the community to give individuals an opportunity to take their pictures and use art as an expression of standing in solidarity with Dreamers.

Come and partake! 

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Flick-or-Treat
Oct
31
6:00 PM18:00

Flick-or-Treat

Flick-or-Treat! Join us for a FREE movie #atthelab on Tuesday, October 31st, from 6pm-8pm! We'll be showing a special presentation of Beetlejuice in The LAB Living Room! We will be having a costume contest and will be awarding prizes to the best dressed attendees!

This event is suitable for all ages. FREE admission! Please email info@thelab.com for questions or more information. See you all there!

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Pumpkin Carving at Gypsy Den
Oct
31
6:00 PM18:00

Pumpkin Carving at Gypsy Den

Haven't had a chance to carve a pumpkin this year? Gypsy Den's got you covered!

In partnership with Flick-Or-Treat, Gypsy Den will be hosting a pumpkin carving night from 6PM to close on Halloween Night. Bring a pumpkin and they'll provide the supplies. The first 15 guests will receive a FREE complimentary pumpkin to carve! 

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Ruin Bar Black Cat Weekend
Oct
27
to Oct 28

Ruin Bar Black Cat Weekend

Halloween is coming up, and we're 'feline' the need to have a great time! Join us for our Black Cat Weekend - two themed party nights to celebrate our favorite holiday of the year: Halloween!

Friday, October 27: Harry Potter Theme
Saturday, October 28: Hocus Pocus Theme

Come dressed up in your best Harry Potter and Hocus Pocus costume! We'll be awarding prizes to the best dressed costume! We'll have specially themed drinks, music, activities, and more! Must be 21+ to enter. More details to come.

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Ruin Bar One-Year Anniversary Party
Oct
14
to Oct 15

Ruin Bar One-Year Anniversary Party

Ruin Bar is turning 1! Join us on Saturday, October, 14th, from 2pm-1am for a 'purr'fect time. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume! We will be awarding special prizes to the best dressed attendees. The first 10 guests will receive an exclusive copper RUIN Bar canteen!

Click here to view the Facebook event page!

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