TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL: "King Kong" and "Midnight Cowboy" and "Sunset Boulevard," all played large in Hollywood. Stars and directors making appearances. It's the cable channel's first festival ever. Through Sunday, April 25
GRILLED CHEESE INVITATIONAL: The "invitational" part of the name says there'll be a bit of heated competition to the day. Heated like melted sharp cheddar, hot on a piece of sourdough. At LA Center Studios, Saturday, April 24
FIESTA BROADWAY: It's often billed as "the largest Latino event in the nation"; look for it all along Broadway downtown, and the surrounding blocks, on Sunday, April 25.
UNIQUE LA SPRING SHOW: We want a fancy sparkly bauble for the hair that was made with care by someone here in town. We think we'll find that, and lots more crafty wonders, at the California Market Center on Saturday, April 24 and Sunday, April 25.