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Now in its 143rd year, The Kentucky Derby, also known as the most exciting two minutes in sports, is upon us, with 20 horses and jockeys racing for the roses—and a $2 million cash prize—at Churchill Down. While Los Angeles may be a long way from Louisville, there are still plenty of opportunities across town to dust off your biggest hat and cheer on your favorite pony, bottomless Mint Julep in hand. Here are The Agency’s top picks for celebrating Derby Day in true SoCal style.

SIP CHAMPAGNE  The South comes to Cali for one splendid afternoon of food, drinks, and merriment at Will Rogers State Historic Park. The elegant affair will feature a premium open bar with craft cocktails courtesy of Stoli Elit, Perrier-Jouet, and Woodford Reserve and tasty

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While our planet deserves to be celebrated every day of the year, there’s no better excuse than April 21st—the officially designated Earth Day—to show our love for the environment and embrace the great outdoors. From earth-centric events at L.A’s zoos and botanical gardens to festivals and workshops in parks across the city, there is no shortage of opportunity to pay homage to this fabulous planet we call home.

Celebrate earth’s creatures all month long at the L.A. Zoo. Marking the zoo’s 50th anniversary, Wild for the Planet features an entire month of conservation-focused shows, presentations, and activities, including animal care programs that guide visitors through the daily care of zoo animals, interactive puppet shows, and Eco Action stations

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The Agency officially launched its Arizona location last week. The office, located in Scottsdale, will be led by prominent Valley real estate agents Raul Siqueiros, Raquel Barbey, Jack Luciano and Roxanne Johnson. 

Guests mingled and mixed during the launch party at a private studio in Scottsdale, enjoying cocktails, sushi by RA Sushi and a special tasting of Coco 21. Sounds by DJ Rani G, gorgeous florals by A Rosebush and an Agency floral wall by Lotus Creative completed the evening.

The Agency looks forward to being a vibrant part of the greater Phoenix community. The Agency is currently representing four high-profile new luxury development projects in the Valley including ENVY Residences, Edison Midtown and Inspire Downtown Scottsdale by

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Each year, half a million musicians, artists, bands, and industry execs from around the globe flock to Austin, Texas—“the live music capital of the world”—for South by Southwest (SXSW). The annual 10-day interactive film, music, and comedy festival, now in its 30th year, features an eclectic series of concerts, performances, panels and networking events throughout the city—with lots of tacos, margaritas, and Texas BBQ thrown in the mix. If you’re heading to the Lone Star State for the festival, here are some of our top picks for making the most of your visit.

DON’T MISS THIS → On March 15, NPR music is taking over the outdoor stage at Stubb’s with a showcase featuring The New Pornographers, Joey Bada$$, Lizzo, Sylvan Esso, Hurray For The Riff Raff,

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Our picks of places to go + things to do to make the most out of your March.

TRAVEL TO → Palm Springs for great events throughout the month of March. BNP Paribas Open runs March 6 - 19 in Indian Wells. The largest ATP World Tour Masters 1000 and WTA Premier combined event in the world, you’ll get the chance to play in world-class tennis facilities and participate in a variety of unique clinics. If fashion’s more your speed, head to El Paseo for El Paseo Fashion Week from March 18 - 25. The 12th annual Fashion Week event will feature runway shows with a line-up of top designers, trunk shows, and more. Be sure to stop by the reception tent and enjoy The Agency Lounge. And don’t forget to checkout Desert X, now through April 30 in The Coachella

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The 2017 Genesis Open may have been delayed by L.A.'s rather rainy winter, but the weather didn't stand in the way of a terrific ending to the tournament. The world's best golfers competed at the Riviera Country Club, with only one taking home the trophy. 

The play came to a close on Sunday, February 19, when The Agency hosted the VIP lounge, The Backlot, where guests mingled and enjoyed views of the 18th hole. Guests toasted with signature Bloody Marys, nibbled on brunch bites, danced to the house DJ and enjoyed the chic setting created by Calamigos Ranch.

The Agency's CEO Mauricio Umansky also competed alongside Ernie Els in the Pro-Am tournament this past Wednesday. The final round closed with Dustin Johnson ultimately capturing the trophy,

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For the third year in a row, The Agency was proud to be the exclusive sponsor of the VIP Lounge at The LA Art Show, which took place between January 10 and 14 at The Los Angeles Convention Center. One of the country’s most celebrated annual art events, the show, now in its 22nd year, kicked off with a star-studded premiere party hosted by Emma Roberts to benefit St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.

Drawing inspiration from our favorite living rooms, The Agency’s Partner and Founding Member, Paul Lester, teamed up with Meridith Baer Home to present an elegant and eclectic hangout for this year’s VIP Lounge that also served as an exhibition space in its own right. Street artists from across Los Angeles, including booleep, Megzany, Jennifer

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It may not feel much like Christmas in L.A. by accounts of the weather, but when the sun sets and the twinkle lights turn on, it’s a pleasant reminder. Whether you’re in full holiday mode or could use a little more cheer, we’ve rounded up our favorite holiday light displays in L.A. that are sure to get you in the spirit.

Candy Cane Lane

A neighborhood tradition for more than 60 years, Candy Cane Lane sees some eight square blocks in Woodland Hills transformed into a Christmas wonderland with lights and decorations that would put Clark Griswold’s over-the-top Christmas Vacation light display to shame. The lights are located at the intersection of Lubao and Oxnard Streets and last through the end of the year.

Venice Canals

venicecanalsIt’s fun to roam

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Our picks of places to go + things to do to make the most out of your December.

SHOP HERE   Echo Park Craft Fair Dec. 10 & 11 (10 to 6 pm)Need a gift for that special someone? Skip the mall this holiday and head to the historic Mack Sennett studios in Silverlake. The fair will showcase works by 120 artisans, designers, and craftspeople, as well as artisanal foods and coffees from local eateries, snacks and drinks from Moon Juice, a speciality cocktail bar hosted by Spare Room, and eclectic music curated by Dublab DJs.

GET IN THE SPIRIT AT → Skypark’s Santa’s Village. This kitschy Christmas wonderland near Lake Arrowhead was a holiday favorite amongst California families for decades until shuttering in the late nineties—and this year it’s back

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On Sunday, November 13, Cindy Ambuehl and The Agency joined P.S. ARTS and fellow sponsors at Santa Monica’s Barker Hangar for the organization’s 26th annual “Express Yourself” event, raising more than half a million dollars to fund year-long arts education for nearly 3,000 Los Angeles students.

Driven to improve the lives of children by providing high-quality arts education to California’s underserved public schools and communities, the star-studded event drew some 1,500 guests, including Adam Scott, Mark Feuerstein, Heidi Klum, and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia stars Mary Elizabeth Ellis and Charlie Day.

In keeping with P.S. ARTS’ mission, the hangar was transformed into an arts and crafts wonderland complete with colorful tents, photo

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