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Weekend Alibi: Escape from Halloween

"Drinking with the tiger," is one of the illustrations from the Nib Geebles 2012 calendar. The closing reception for his art show will be held Friday, October 28 at Bermudez Projects in downtown L.A.
Nib Geebles aka Gordon Henderson

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Meghan McCarty brings us the lowdown on fun weekend activities in Southern California in her weekly "Weekend Alibi" feature. This week, if you're already sick of candy corn, pumpkins and zombies, we've got some alternative thrills to keep you busy over Halloween weekend: the grand opening party for The Kleinrock Internet Heritage Site at UCLA, Twin Peaks Party at the Smell club downtown and the closing reception for the Nib Geebles calendar art show. Full disclosure - artist Nib Geebles is the alter-ego of The Madeleine Brand Show engineer, Gordon Henderson.

Grand Opening: The Kleinrock Internet Heritage Site and Archive

Where: UCLA, Boelter Hall, Room 3420
When: Saturday, October 29 @ 1-3 pm
Admission: Free PLUS free parking at UCLA if you present event information to the parking attendant

Twin Peaks Halloween Party

Where: The Smell, 247 S. Main St. Los Angeles, CA 90012
When: Saturday Oct. 29
Acts: The Warlocks, The Black Apples, Black Flamingo, Strangers Family Band, Gardens
Admission: $7 at the door

Nib Geebles calendar closing reception

Where: Bermudez Projects @ 117 West 9th St. Los Angeles, CA
When: Friday, Oct. 28 @ 6-9 pm
Admission: RSVP required
*Special guest Sister Mary Martha will also be in attendance!
RSVP here