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?
July 2022: Summer in L.A. continues to bring more and more excellent movie and concert series outdoors, and we’ve continued to stock them in our list below. You’ll find a fresh round of music festal picks, plus the addition of free Shakespeare and our favorite alfresco dance party.
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