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Everyone knows that Hollywood is full of ghosts — both living and dead — and as dusk dies you can join RIP the Undertaker on his walking G-G-G-Ghost Tour, which leaves from the Dearly Departed Tours headquarters on Sunset and takes in the scariest areas of what mere mortals call Tinseltown. White-faced and dressed to the steampunkish nines with a black top hat, skull-adorned chain trench coat, gloves and clunky boots, RIP (aka actor and performance artist Rick Galiher) and his yellowing teeth and booming voice will lead you by flame on a one-mile, two-hour, 100-year history tramp around the darker, more infamous areas of Hollywood Boulevard. Individual headsets ensure you don't miss a word of his ghostly, seedy tales at places like Musso & Frank, Boardner's and the Knickerbocker Apartments, delivered with quips and improvised chatter. Your only duty is to keep your nerve and dress in black to honor those who have gone before.

LA Weekly