Looking for the best things to do in Los Angeles? We have you covered with the very best that L.A. has to offer. Whether you’re a culture vulture, outdoorsy type or simply a lover of our fine city, there’s more than enough here to keep you busy. Even lifelong Angelenos will find something new to add to their to-do list, between the city’s landmark attractions that are still accessible, an ever-changing inventory of the best restaurants in Los Angeles, essential L.A. museums and even some off-the-beaten path secrets. How many of the best things to do in Los Angeles will you try?
May 2023: The super bloom is just about over, so we’ve pulled wildflowers from our guide for the season (but waterfall hikes are very much still a go). But with summer right around the corner, we’ve packed our picks with even more music festivals and outdoor movies, plus some of our seasonal favorites like the L.A. County Fair, a prix-fixe dining tradition and concerts more than a mile above L.A.
You can also find out more about how Time Out selects the very best things to do all over the world, or take a look at our list of the 50 best things to do in the world right now.