The 19 best things to do in L.A. this weekend
Keep outdoor screening season alive with Top Gun at LEVEL on Saturday and The Greatest Showman at NeueHouse on Sunday.
Learn about the life and career of America’s most important octogenarian justice in this Skirball exhibition, inspired by the book of the same name.
L.A. Dance Project choreographer Benjamin Millepied joins Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Phil for a ballet set to Sergei Prokofiev’s acclaimed score.
With summer movie season on the way out, get your outdoor film fix at the Santa Monica Pier with free screenings of Clueless on Friday, The Addams Family on Saturday and Coco on Sunday.
See Downtown’s critically derided, dysfunctional sculpture shine again at this YACHT-curated event, with performances from Reggie Watts and the Bob Baker Marionette Theater
See the legendary electronic duo-turned-solo-act perform at this under-the-bridge concert at the Viaduct.
Join the horde at this annual Long Beach outbreak, where would-be-zombies descend upon Rainbow Lagoon Park for three days of scares, makeup workshops and costume contests. Each evening kicks off with a zombie walk through Shoreline Village.
The turtleneck-sweater–wearing rapper and the ad-libbing trap trio wrap up their string of seven L.A. shows with a pair at the Forum.
Take a walk, with or without your furry sidekick, around Exposition Park for this Best Friends Animal Society’s annual fundraiser.
Politics—on both sides of the aisle—and entertainment collide at this two-day convention in Downtown L.A. (starting with the “Baby Trump” balloon on Friday morning at 8am).
Sure, we’re past summer, but grilling season is forever. During chi SPACCA’s fall grilling class, chef Ryan DeNicola will teach you how to make the most of autumn’s flavors.
Erykah Badu, The Internet, DRAM and others join the Damon Albarn-fronted animated band at the Pico Rivera Sports Arena.
Gourmet food trucks meet outdoor screenings at this seasonal series, which continues on Saturday with Teen Witch and The Craft at Los Angeles State Historic Park and Shaun of the Dead at Will Rogers State Park.
Cross the finish line of outdoor film season at Hollywood Forever with a screening of Halloween.
The captivating original musical, in which high school student Evan Hansen is thrust into social relevance after a classmate’s suicide, marks its opening weekend at the Ahmanson.
Eat your way through the Eastside by snacking from more than 35 vendors, including Kismet, Otoño and Homestate.
Sample more than 85 beers on tap as downtown Burbank transforms several blocks into a beer lover’s dream.
Grab some clothing with a little give and head to Tony’s Darts Away, where Artisanal Brewers Collective is hosting their 6th Annual Vegan Chili Cook-Off.
Nick Cave hasn’t lost his flair for the down-and-dirty fury that defined his early work with the Birthday Party.
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