Best of Hollywood: 10 Perfect Summer Weekends

10:00 AM PST 06/27/2013 by Edited by Degen Pener, Alison Brower
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Bob's Big Boy, the oldest in the country, in Burbank, hosts a classic car night every Friday.

From an L.A. gastro tour with cooking classes, truffle hunting and Courteney Cox's favorite Chinese joint to the best spots to shop in Venice and on Rodeo Drive, THR's guide to a stylish staycation.

Shopping With Jewelry Designer Jennifer Meyer
Prepare to part with a stash of cash at hot new stores in Venice, Downtown and on Rodeo, where Mrs. Tobey Maguire indulges in her latest obsession.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Music With Breakout Star Skylar Grey
From hip-hop to jazz to indie pop to good old rock 'n' roll, music has long called Los Angeles home. Party like a rock star at Slash's favorite late-night noshery and Perry Farrell's preferred hang.

 

 

 

 

 

Art With Director Phil Lord
Go full art-world immersion and do a day of galleries -- including the 21 Jump Street director's favorite spot -- and a day of must-visit shows on SoCal modern architecture.

 

 

 

 

 

PHOTOS: Best of Hollywood: 28 Ways to Create a Perfect Summer Weekend

 

 

 

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Food: From Seafood Craze to Farmer's Market Bounty
A full L.A. culinary tour includes everything from cooking classes to truffle hunting. Plus, Courteney Cox's favorite new neighborhood Chinese restaurant.

Outdoors: Fun in the SoCal Sun
Hit the open road, the hiking trail and the Los Angeles River rapids on this rugged tour of the city's sweatiest, splashiest hot weather to-dos.

Pampering: Spa, Aaah
For every Angeleno who's stressed to the max, put the script down, step away from the TV and try a weekend that will truly relax and restore.

Romance: Date Nights (and Days)
Sexy game-changers that will stoke (or rekindle) the fire.

Classic L.A.: Historic Hot Spots
From hot-rod envy in Burbank to old-school Hollywood bar-hopping, three days of throwback adventures.

The 1 Percent: Live in Luxury
Think Lamborghinis, 64-year-old Macallan, $1,000 facials, $60,000 shopping sprees and a real estate tour of houses in the nine digits.

Kids: Modern Family Adventures
Please even the fussiest pint-sized critic with seaside outings: "faery" fantasies, Jessica Alba's ice-cream snack stop and a Sunday bakery breakfast a la Ben & Jen.

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