Sure, riding Metro saves you from the stress of traffic, reduces your environmental impact and lowers your monthly transportation costs – but did you know it also entitles you to a bunch of great deals around L.A.? That’s what Destination Discounts is all about – and The Source is here to make sure you don’t miss out. Every week we’ll highlight our favorite deals from Metro’s local partners – destinations, sporting events, concerts, museums, theme parks, shops and more – and provide all the info you need to take advantage of these offers.
This week in Arts/Entertainment:
- Receive Discounted Merchandise and a Free Membership at ArtNight Pasadena on Friday, May 20
- Buy One Entrance Pass, Get One Free at The Silver Lake Jubilee
- Save $10 on East West Players KRUNK FU BATTLE BATTLE
This week in Family Friendly:
This week in Health:
This week in Dining:
- Save 15% Casey’s Irish Pub
- Don’t forget to check out the other participating restaurants offering discounts to Metro riders in our Destination Discounts Dining Map.
Don’t forget to check out our NoHo Destination Discount round-up.
Details after the jump.
Receive Discounted Merchandise and a Free Membership at ArtNight Pasadena on Friday, May 20
Grab your friends and Go Metro to Pasadena’s most prominent cultural institutions for an evening of free arts, culture and performances. ArtNight Pasadena is a partnership of cultural institutions, the Cultural Affairs Division of the City of Pasadena and supported by the Pasadena Arts & Culture Commission.
Dates: Friday, May 20, 6-10pm
Discount: Receive discounted merchandise and membership fees at many of the ArtNight venues including a free “Creative License” ID card and membership to Side Street Projects.
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro rail ticket or TAP card.
Where: Various locations, Pasadena
Nearby Metro Rail: Gold Line Memorial Park Station
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Walnut/Raymond (267)
Other operators: Walnut/Raymond (Pasadena ARTS 51, 52)
Buy One Entrance Pass, Get One Free at The Silver Lake Jubilee
The Silver Lake Jubilee is an annual 2-day music and arts street festival located in the Silver Lake neighborhood. The event not only offers the best of local and regional music, but an interactive and educational experience to attendees of all ages. This year’s programming features 30+ bands, comedy and theatrical performances, literary readings and book signings, Eco and Children’s Villages, film screenings, gourmet food trucks, beer gardens, street art, and a variety of craft vendors.
Discount: Buy One Entrance Pass, Get One Free
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro rail ticket or TAP card at the entrance gate.
Where: 1070 Myra Ave
Nearby Metro Rail: Red Line Vermont/Santa Monica Station
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Santa Monica/Hoover (4), Sunset/Sanborn (2/302, 4, 704)
Save $10 on East West Players KRUNK FU BATTLE
East West Players produces outstanding works and educational programs that give voice to the Asian Pacific American experience. Now Showing: KRUNK FU BATTLE, a hip-hop musical extravaganza!
Discount: $10 off single-ticket prices for regular performances.
Restrictions: Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling 213.625.7000.
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro Rail ticket or TAP card at Will Call.
Where: 120 Judge John Aiso St.
Nearby Metro Rail: Gold Line Little Tokyo/Arts District Station
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Judge John Aiso/1st (30, 40, 42) Judge John Aiso/Temple (40, 42, 445)
Save $2 on Admission to Houdini: Art and Magic at Skirball Center
Through heart-stopping feats, magician and escape artist Harry Houdini exhilarated audiences worldwide. Visit the galleries and view rare photographs, spectacular footage, and props used by the showman himself, all illuminating Houdini’s extraordinary life and enduring legacy.
Discount: $2 off admission
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro Rail ticket or TAP card at the box office.
Where: Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd.
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Sepulveda/Skirball Center (233, 761)
Receive Free Health Screenings and a Raffle Ticket at American Diabetes Association EXPO
Support a healthy lifestyle and get a free check-up at the American Diabetes Association EXPO at the LA Convention Center. Receive a free health screening and have the opportunity to get information from more than 100 exhibitors, see healthy cooking demonstrations, hear inspiring speakers and enjoy the family fun zone.
Dates: Saturday, May 21, 10am-4pm
Discount: Receive a raffle ticket to win fabulous prizes.
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro Rail ticket or TAP card.
Where: L.A. Convention Center, , 1201 S. Figueroa St.
Nearby Metro Rail: Blue Line Pico Station
Nearby Metro Bus Stops: Venice/Figueroa (33, 81, 442, 445, 460, 733) Pico/Figueroa(30, 81, 439, 442, 445, 730, Silver Line)
Save 15% Casey’s Irish Pub
Stop by Casey’s Irish Pub, the historic Downtown tavern in Downtown LA, for mouthwatering burgers, hearty stews and desserts like Irish bread pudding.
Discount: 15% off entire bill
Restrictions: Excludes alcoholic beverages.
How to get it: Show your valid Metro pass, Metro Rail ticket or TAP card to your server.
Where: Downtown L.A., 613 S. Grand Ave.
Nearby Rail: Red/Purple/Blue Line 7th Street Metro Center