Things to Do

The best things to do in LA, including popular events, festivals, attractions & tours, free activities and entertainment.


This week's top events

Rob Delaney

  • Price band: 1/4
  • Critics choice

Rob Delaney is one of those comics who found his voice on Twitter and, subsequently, a much bigger audience.

  1. Hollywood Improv 8162 Melrose Blvd
  2. Wed Apr 23
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SModVersary: SModcast 300th episode

  • Price band: 2/4
  • Critics choice

Prolific podcaster and cult-favorite Jersey filmmaker Kevin Smith celebrates 300 episodes of his weekly Web show.

  1. Comedy Store 8433 Sunset Blvd
  2. Thu Apr 24
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Lebowski Fest

  • Price band: 2/4

The dude will abide at this loyal homage to the cult Jeff Bridges stoner classic.

  1. Various locations in L.A.
  2. Fri Apr 25 - Sat Apr 26
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Keystone Art Space Open House

  • Critics choice
  • Free

A triumvirate of master craftsmen at the Keystone Art Space celebrate the recent expansion of the DIY haven with an afternoon of demos.

  1. Keystone Art Space 2558 N San Fernando Rd
  2. Sat Apr 26
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Upcoming events

Science and Food Lecture Series

  • Price band: 2/4

Legendary sushi chef Morihiro Onodera kicks off this brainy, delicious lecture series at UCLA.

  1. Various locations in L.A.
  2. Until Sun Jun 1
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Live Talks LA

  • Price band: 3/4
  • Critics choice

LA's star-studded lecture series has outdone itself this spring with a stellar lineup of writers, artists, performers, scientists and business leaders.

  1. Bergamot Station 2525 Michigan Ave
  2. Until Wed May 21
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Renaissance Pleasure Faire

  • Price band: 3/4

The hour stands before another springtime, and the Renaissance Pleasure Faire is nigh.

  1. Various locations in L.A.
  2. Until Sun May 18
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Eddie Izzard

  • Price band: 2/4

The world-renowned comedian and "executive transvestite" dazzles with his language games, historical concerns and fanciful visions of yak dressage.

  1. Largo at the Coronet 366 N La Cienega Blvd
  2. Wed Apr 23
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The Amazing Acro-Cats

  • Price band: 2/4
  • Critics choice

This troupe of over a dozen cats dazzles feline-loving audiences with a circus-inspired routine.

  1. Underground Theater 1312-1314 N Wilton Pl
  2. Thu Apr 24 - Sun May 4
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Varietopia with Paul F. Tompkins

  • Price band: 1/4

Tompkins brings the latest incarnation of his former monthly variety show to the stage at Largo with Varietopia.

  1. Largo at the Coronet 366 N La Cienega Blvd
  2. Sat Apr 26
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We Run the Grove

  • Free

Skip the lazy shopping shuffle for a 13.1 mile run/walk around the Grove.

  1. The Grove 189 The Grove Dr
  2. Sat Apr 26
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Wake Up with the Waves

  • Critics choice
  • Free

Start your weekends with his kid-friendly concert series, every Saturday morning until Memorial Day.

  1. Santa Monica Pier 200 Santa Monica Pier
  2. Until Sat May 24
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Seasonal festivals & fairs

Lebowski Fest

  • Price band: 2/4
  1. Various locations in L.A.
  2. Fri Apr 25 - Sat Apr 26
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Wake Up with the Waves

  • Critics choice
  • Free
  1. Santa Monica Pier 200 Santa Monica Pier
  2. Until Sat May 24
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  1. Third Street Promenade 3rd St, between Wilshire Blvd and Colorado Ave
  2. Until Sun May 4
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Playboy Jazz Festival

  • Price band: 3/4
  • Critics choice
  1. Hollywood Bowl 2301 N Highland Ave
  2. Sat Jun 14 - Sun Jun 15
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Los Angeles Attractions & Tours

Getty Center

  • Critics choice
  • Free
  1. 1200 Getty Center Drive, at I-405
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Natural History Museum

  • Critics choice
  1. Exposition Park
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  1. 1600 Ocean Front, at Colorado Avenue
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  1. 1151 Oxford Road, off Huntington Drive
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  1. 4730 Crystal Springs Dr
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The Grove

  • Critics choice
  1. 189 The Grove Dr
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Hollywood Bowl

  • Critics choice
  1. 2301 N Highland Ave, at US 101
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Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)

  • Price band: 1/4
  • Critics choice
  1. 5905 Wilshire Blvd
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Disneyland Resort

  • Price band: 3/4
  • Critics choice
  1. 1313 S Disneyland Drive
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Griffith Observatory

  • Critics choice
  • Free
  1. 2800 E Observatory Road
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  1. 100 Universal City Plaza
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