Weekend Guide: Celeb Signings, Fresh Food and 'Breaking Bad' Special Screening

Check out some special activities happening in the North Hollywood/Toluca Lake area this weekend.

Planning your weelend? Plan it right here. We've got all the top events happening in the 818.

Want to see a play or hit up some nightlife spots? Check our and .



Where/When: Bob's Big Boy, 4211 W Riverside Dr, Burbank, early evening

Why Go: If you love classic cars, 50s music and good food, this is the place to be. Bob's has been a gathering spot for classic car lovers before they were considered "classsic." See Patch's feature story on the .

Pricing: FREE, unless you want to enjoy some food inside.


Where/When: , 5730 Cahuenga Blvd , North Hollywood 

Why Go: Enjoy dinner and a one-man show, all while helping support a local church that was the .   

Pricing: $25



Where/When: The Mariott Hotel, 2500 Hollywood Way, Burbank, Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Why Go: This is the world's largest celebrity autograph and photograph convention. Attendees will include Adam West, Burt Ward, Carol Chaning, Frankie Avalon, Louise Fletcher, Morgan Fairchild and many more. Click here for a full list

Pricing: $20 to $35 for entry, pricing for photos and autographs vary


Where/When: In front of Lankershim Elementery at 5200 Bakman Ave. in North Hollywood, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Why Go: This will be the second weekend of the farmers market, which just launched and was well supported by the community last Saturday. Come out and . There will be plenty of locally-grown food, art and live music. 

Pricing: Free admission


Where/When: Foy Park at 3211 W Victory Blvd, Burbank, 7-9 p.m.

Why Go: Get some fresh air and excercise with the whole family.

Pricing: $5 per skater and kids age four and under skate free.  For more information please contact Frank@BurbankRollerHockey.com.



AFTERBUZZ TV: Breaking Bad Edition

Where/When: Jon Lovitz Comedy Club, 1000 Universal Studios Blvd., No. 222, Universal City; 7 p.m.

Why Go: Maria Menounos and her new media network will be joining a live audience at the comedy club for the season finale of the hit show Breaking Bad. Following the finale, there will be an after-show and some cast members will be in attendance to be interviewed.

Pricing: $15. For ages 18 and older only. For more information on this event, call 818-824-6545.


Taste of Encino  

When/Where: Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Ventura Boulevard, between Balboa Boulevard and Amestoy Avenue in Encino.

Why Go: It’s a community gathering with foods from around the world, local restaurants, a health and wellness pavillion, arts and craft vendors, business expo, children’s activities, entertainment, pumpkin patch, beer and wine garden and more.

Pricing: Free admission; cost for food and vendors.


Where/When: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., everyday

Why Go: What better way to start to get in a scary mood? Halloween is just around the corner. .

Pricing: Free admission, $5 to $6 per activity


Where/When: The Japanese Garden at 6100 Woodley Ave, Van Nuys, 10:15 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Why Go: The Japanese Garden's Origami Festival features traditional and modern origami displays, origami lessons and supplies and an Origami Trading Post.

Pricing: $5


Audrey Chittick and Karen Young contributed to this report.


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