Event Calendar

Annual Events:

January:
Kingdom Day Parade
People's Choice Awards
Rose Bowl/Tournament of Roses

February:
Queen Mary Scottish Festival
Writers Guild Awards

March:
Antelope Valley California Poppy Preserve
Festival of the Kites and Yo-yo Competition
L.A. County Irish Fair
Los Angeles Marathon
Planned Parenthood Food Fare

April/May:
Anatolian Cultures & Food Festival
Blessing of the Animals
Cinco De Mayo, Fiesta Broadway
City of Lights, City of Angeles French Film Festival
Coachella
Doo Dah Parade
Grilled Cheese Invitational
L.A. Comedy Shorts Film Festival
L.A. Times Festival of Books
Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
Original Renaissance Pleasure Fair
Topanga Banjo-Fiddle Contest and Folk Festival
UCLA JazzReggae Festival

June:
Annual Brand X Santa Monica Drive-In
Artwalk Culver City
Dance Camera West Film Festival Los Angeles
Los Angeles Film Festival
Make Music Pasadena
National park free admission - First Day of Summer
Santa Barbara Wine Festival

July:
AAA "tipsy tow" July 4th weekend
Bastille Day, Elysian Park
Colorado Street Bridge celebration
Gilroy Garlic Festival
International Laureates Music Festival
OUTFEST
Rubber Ducky Race, Venice
Swiss Fair
Thriller Zombies Festival, Venice Beach

August:
Docuweek
Feel Good Film Festival
L.A. County Fair
Venice Canals Hot Summer Row-Ins Movie Nights

September:
Cinecon Classic Film Festival
Feast of San Gennaro
Long Beach Crawfish Festival
Los Angeles International Short Film Festival
Nisei Week Japanese Festival
Redondo Beach Lobster Festival
The Taste

October:
Canalloween, Venice
Eagle Rock Music Festival
Fright Fest, Six Flags
Ghostly Equestrian Ball
Halloween at Monster Massive
Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios
Haunted Hollywood Tour
Hollywood Film Festival
Knott's Scary Farm Halloween Haunt and Camp Spooky
Los Angeles Haunted Hayride
Los Angeles International Children's Film Festival
Mitsuwa Umaimono Gourmet Fair
Old Town Haunt, Pasadena
The Other Venice Film Festival
Queen Mary Dark Harbor Halloween Terror Fest
Shelly's Dance and Costume Wear
West Hollywood Halloween Carnival
Great Los Angeles Walk
L.A. Scavenger Hunts
Mariachi Festival

December:
Christmas Lights
Holiday Boat Parade Venice
IDA Documentary Awards Gala
Pershing Square Ice Skating



Seasonal Events:

Spring:
Cherry Blossoms, Descano Gardens
Payne Foundation wildflower hotline (March to May)

Summer:
Blessing of the Cars
Cinespia
Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival
Indie West Fest
Long Beach International Sea Festival
Outdoor Cinema Food Fest
Pershing Square Summer Series
Shakespeare by the Sea
Skirball Cultural Center's Sunset Concerts
Sunday Summer Cinema at W Hotel, Westwood



Monthly Events:

Sierra Club moonlight hikes
Cochon 555's Traveling Pork and Wine Bacchanalia
Grand Performances at California Plaza
Grunion Run (March to September)
L.A. Street Food Fest
Los Angeles Food and Wine Festival
Thai New Year Songkran Festival (Lunar New Year)



Weekly Events:

Sundays:
Drum Circle, Leimert Park

Tuesdays:
Downtown Art Walk

Wednesdays:
Westfield Century City Mall, Movies on the Terrace

Fridays:
Cooper Building Sample Sales
First Fridays, Natural History Museum
Grand Performances Lunchbox Series
Jazz at LACMA
Pershing Square Friday Night Flicks