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What You're Doing Tonight: December 24

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    What You're Doing Tonight: December 24
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    Las Posadas? It's an Olvera Street tradition. Light a candle and sing on Wednesday, December 24.

    LAS POSADAS: Mary and Joseph seeking a room in Bethlehem? That's at the heart of Las Posadas, a beautiful tradition celebrated in many parts of the world, from Mexico City to Santa Fe to Olvera Street. Singing, glowing candles and pinatas are part of the evening, as are pan dulce and cups of hot punch. Wednesday, December 24, 7:30PM procession (6:30PM pinata fun). Olvera Street at El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument, 845 N. Alameda, Los Angeles. 213-485-8372

    SCHMOOZ-A-PALOOZA: Around for over a decade -- impressive indeed -- Stu & Lew's Schmooz-A-Palooza is a festive way for Jewish singles to mingle and meet up on Christmas Eve. This year, the setting is House of Blues, the tunes are DJ selected and the mood? Very social. Don something sparkly and make for The Strip... Wednesday, December 24, 8PM. $25-$30. House of Blues, 8430 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood. 323-848-5100

    MERRY EREV CHRISTMAS: Comedian Elon Gold -- we just saw him on "Chelsea Lately," and he was one funny guest -- takes the mic at Laugh Factory. Other funny people are promised as well, so a merry, mirthful night is in store. Wednesday, December 24, 8PM and 10PM. The Laugh Factory, 8001 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood. 323-656-1336