THURSDAY: MC5 founder Wayne Kramer takes part in a Q&A and performs an acoustic set at downtown L.A.’s Grammy Museum.


FRIDAY: Jimmy Kimmel gets his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame outside the El Capitan Theater. WalkOfFame.com

Eric Eisner is among the honorees at the Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Los Angeles’ annual fundraiser. Beverly Hills Hotel. JBBSLA.org

SATURDAY: Bob Costas hosts Madison Square Garden’s Garden of Laughs fundraiser featuring Ray Romano, Darrell Hammond, Robert Klein and Wanda Sykes.


The Blasters reunite for a concert with the Knitters and others to help pay Phil Alvin’s medical bills. Santa Ana’s Observatory Theater. Observatoryoc.com

MARCH 7: WME TV chief Rick Rosen will be feted at the Alliance for Children’s Rights’ 21st annual dinner. Beverly Hilton. Kids-Alliance.org

MARCH 20: Imagine’s Brian Grazer is the honoree at the Alzheimer’s Assn.’s Night at Sardi’s fundraiser. Beverly Hilton. Alz.org/galas/la