There’s always something to do in Los Angeles! This weekend, enjoy a Hello Kitty cafe truck, a jazz festival, CatCon, and MUCH more!
Below is a rundown of events happening in and around the city.
Friday August 11th, 20171. Free summer movie screenings at Pershing Square.
2. Shakespeare By The Sea at Polliwog Park in Manhattan Beach.
3. ‘Upstairs Downstairs’ Tours of The Gamble House in Pasadena
4. Summer Supper + Show Series at the Ritz-Carlton in DTLA.
5. Dine LBC.
6. Grand Performances in DTLA.
7. Sundance NEXT FEST at Ace Hotel.
8. Los Angeles Dodgers Friday Night Fireworks.
9. Summer Nights in the Garden at the Natural History Museum in DTLA.
10. MUSIC + DANCE+ LA II presented by the American Contemporary Ballet.
11. Belcampo’s two year anniversary. $2 fast burgers from 2 p.m. until close.
12. Zappos.com teaming up with North Shore Animal League America and sponsoring pet adoptions at select L.A. shelters.
13. Dance DTLA at Grand Park.
14. San Fernando Valley Summer Drive-In Movie Nights.
15. FIGat7th Downtown Festival.
16. Beach Movie Nights at Dockweiler Youth Center.
17. KCRW’s 2017 Summer Nights at Union Station.
18. 626 Night Market at the Santa Anita Park.
19. 30th Annual Long Beach Jazz Festival.
20. Free Shakespeare this summer at the Old Zoo in Griffith Park.
21. Wine Tasting Nights at The Barnsdall Art Park.
Saturday August 12th, 201722. Street Food Cinema at Eagle Rock Rec Center and at Syd Kronenthal Park.
23. Summer Block Party hosted by Malibu Country Mart.
25. Hello Kitty Cafe Truck pop-up in Cerritos.
26. San Fernando Valley Summer Drive-In Movie Nights.
27. Performance by Aaron Taylor Kuffner and I. Nyoman Wenten. Titled Gameltron, at the Hammer Museum.
28. Eat|See|Hear at The Autry.
29. Shakespeare By The Sea in Manhattan Beach.
30. Summer of Music at Redondo Pier.
31. Rooftop Cinema Series on the roof of Corporate Center Pasadena.
32. BoldPas: An Art Takeover of Old Pasadena.
33. Thrillist Taco Knockout in DTLA.
34. CatCon 2017 at the Pasadena Convention Center.
35. BrunchCon at The Reef in DTLA.
36. Propel Water’s Fitness Festival.
37. Tribute to Daft Punk at The Regent in DTLA.
38. Bite at the Beach Food, Beer & Wine Event at the MBS Media Campus. Presented by The Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce.
39. Marina del Rey’s free Summer Concert Series at Burton Chace Park.
40. Movies on the Green at the Lou Bredlow Pavilion in Warner Center Park in Woodland Hills.
41. Grand Performances in DTLA.
42. LA Indie Improv Festival.
Sunday August 13th, 201743. Dog Day Afternoon presented by The Lincoln.
44. Grand Performances in DTLA.
45. Free museum days: Museum of Latin American Art and Craft and Folk Art Museum
46. 4th Annual Burbank Comedy Festival.
47. CicLAvia in San Pedro and the Wilmington area.
48. Swingin’ Summer at The Wiltern.
49. The Unauthorized Musical Parody of Bridesmaids presented by Rockwell Table & Stage