Pizza festival in Fort Lauderdale highlights big week of comfort-food bashes

Comfort-food fest alert! Pizza, doughnuts, barbecue and crawfish soon will be celebrated — and consumed in mass quantities — at separate food festivals around South Florida. The most anticipated of the events, unfolding over a four-day span, may be the inaugural Fort Lauderdale Pizza Festival on Saturday, April 1, at War Memorial Auditorium. The pizza …

“Skyline: Art, Music, Food” Will Mark Return of Festivals to L.A. State Historic Park

Following an extensive three-year renovation project, Los Angeles State Historic Park is finally set to reopen on April 22. Just one month later, on May 20, the 34-acre open space north of Chinatown will host its first major event: a brand-new festival called Skyline: Art, Music, Food, featuring performances by Miike Snow, Duke Dumont, Lido, …

Weekend Roundup in London: Art Exhibitions, Pop-Ups, Cocktails and more

Everything you love about Armani beauty products has been escalated in the form of a new spot, Armani Box, based in Covent Garden. The bold pop-up is complete with its own life size gorilla ensuring passers by stop, gape, and photograph. Armani Box carries every product you’ve ever lusted after but also offers a few …

Melbourne comedy festival: top picks from Arj Barker, Hannah Gadsby and Zoë Coombs Marr

Comedians share their highlights from the 500-plus shows on offer during April’s bumper laughfest Spanning three weeks in April, the Melbourne International Comedy festival is a huge, eclectic, eccentric event – the kind of festival where one of the most coveted prizes is literally a piece of wood. It’s a truly world-class gathering, attracting both …