Los Angeles can be a pretty expensive city. Use this guide to find free things to do in LA when you need a budget-friendly day out. As Angelenos, we may be living in a celebrity-driven town where indulging in the best food and drink, working out and pampering ourselves is the norm, but that doesn't mean we don't love free things. Explore the city beyond the usual weekend hikes, gratis yoga, bargain jazz and cheap eats. Read on for the best free things to do and places to visit across the city, for tourists and locals alike.
Free things to do in LA
Make a pit-stop at these free attractions in LA—from wallet-friendly cultural centers to iconic sites in the city.
Free museums in LA abound, and it's a beautiful thing. Most of the others are free at least some of the time. Read on to continue your life-long education.
Free concerts in LA aren't hard to find. Check out our picks for the best live music and performances in the city.
Free date ideas
Everyone thinks of LA as an expensive city, but we'll stick up for the budget-friendly options that exist just slightly under the radar.
Rev up your workout and head outdoors to the best free circuit training parks, located across the city.
Free yoga classes
Here are ten quality yoga classes that are either free or donation-based (with low-to-no pressure to pitch in the full amount).
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