This week brings a flurry of activity with the holiday! The AKFF Blog team wishes a Happy Thanksgiving to you all! See what’s cooking this week, November 26 – December 1, with a Holiday Event Preview!
Scroll down for new events including the Mistar Fundraiser on Sunday!

Win First Fridays Prizes in the AKFF Facebook Photo Contest!
This is a preview of some awesome prizes that you will be eligible to win when you post your fave 2013 First Fridays photos on the AKFF Facebook Page (details coming). Ladies you will love these sweet items from Agabhumi The Best of Bali, on Main Street in Santa Monica. Guys, you will love getting these for your girl!

First, check out the kite poncho, a versatile top that’s soft an comfy that can be layered over clothes for a unique look (I have one and it looks great!). The AKFF Contest prize is in black.

Next is a pair of shimmery earrings that you can wear to add pizzazz to your holiday outfits.

Agabhumi The Best of Bali has been a fixture on Main Street for more than five years and carries amazing one of a kind jewelry, apparel, accessories and gifts. All products are fair trade exclusive products from Balinese artisans offered at spectacular prices!

2665B Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405, 310-396-2422

Time for Giving- Disaster Relief for Typhoon Victims from Turning Point Pilates Studio

Turning Point Pilates in Venice is hosting a holiday event with a raffle, where a portion of proceeds will benefit  the victims of the recent typhoon in the Phillipines. All Raffle Prize Donor will be listed on event material. Prizes need to be received by December 4. Email Karen Lawenda, Event Planner to donate a prize and for more information.

Turning Point Pilates is a classical Pilates Studio located in Venice near Abbot Kinney Bl. in the office park at the southeast corner of the intersection.
612 A Venice Bl, Venice 90291, 310-217-7630

Grand Opening of Intel Experience Popup Store on Abbot Kinney Tuesday 
The brand new popup at 1421 Abbot Kinney Bl. opens Tuesday, November 26 and will serve up gourmet food from local restaurants on Abbot Kinney. Serving up coffee 8 – 11am every morning.

Two for Tuesday- Check out the Gumbo Brothers!
Start your holiday out with some fun and funk at the Basement Tavern at 9:3opm
2640 Main St. Santa Monica, CA 90405. The Gumbo’s will also do a show at the Warehouse on Saturday night, November 30. $10 cover includes one drink.
4499 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292

Mistar 2013 Friend & Fundraiser Sunday, December 1 at Kramer Studios
Join this  event featuring performance art, an art show and silent auction to support MiSTAR’s mission to improve the quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities.  Entertainment by local celebrity musicians like Christo Pellani and MiSTAR’s own Possible Dream Players. Silent auction donations accepted thru Sunday. 3- 7 pm 5531 W. Washington Blvd., Los Angeles CA 90016   Get Info  
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 Visit us soon for more holiday events!

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