LOS ANGELES/Dec. 10
AD2LA holds its 2nd annual holiday party from 6:30-10 p.m. at The Room, 1323 Santa Monica Blvd. in Santa Monica. For more info, visit www.laadclub.com.
LOS ANGELES/Dec. 13
The Advertising Club of Los Angeles holds its 55th annual Toys for Tots Home for the Holidays event. Attendees are asked to bring at least one unwrapped toy. The cocktail reception starts at noon in the Los Angeles Ballroom of the Century Plaza Hotel, 2025 Avenue of the Stars in Century City. Lunch follows at 1 p.m. To register, visit www.laadclub.com.
PORTLAND, ORE./Dec. 20
The Art Institute of Portland holds its 2002 Fall Graduate Portfolio Show at 1122 NW Davis. A business luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., followed by an open house from 1-2:30 p.m. For info, call (503) 228-6528.
NEW YORK/Dec. 27
Adweek's Best Spots is accepting submissions for the best U.S. TV commercials of 2002. The winners, selected by Adweek editors, will be announced on Jan. 27. The deadline for entries is Dec. 27. For complete details on entry requirements, visit www.adweek.com/adweek/creative/call4_entries_year.jsp.