BoingBoing pal and Robotics Society of America President David Calkins says:
If you liked BattleBots or RobotWars on TV, you should see robot combat up
close and in person. SteelConflict and the Robot Fighting League come to LA
this weekend for 2 days of flame-throwing, parts-flying, metal crunching
mayhem. Peterson Automotive Museum on Wilshire. $12 gets you all the
destruction you could want.