Fairs and Festivals Archives - Department of Cultural Affairs Fairs and Festivals Archives - Department of Cultural Affairs

Loading Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events Search

February 2018

February 26 - September 3
Downtown Hermosa Beach, Intersection of Valley Drive and Pier Avenue
Hermosa Beach, CA United States
Free

Fiesta Hermosa

For the past forty years, the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce has produced Fiesta Hermosa, the largest arts and crafts fair in Southern California. Over 270 artists and crafters are featured, including painters, photographers, ceramicists, jewelers, sculptors, and handcrafters. With the ocean as a backdrop, the festival takes place every Memorial Day and Labor Day weekend from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. in downtown Hermosa Beach. Sponsor: Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce

May 2018

May 2 - August 24
NewFilmmakersLA On Location 2018

Call for Entries: NFMLA ON LOCATION: Los Angeles Video Project

NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) is thrilled to invite you to create a short film for the 2018 On Location film competition! Tell us your story in a narrative, documentary, commercial or animation format that positively highlights Los Angeles to the rest of the world. Create original, branded entertainment with Los Angeles as the experience. These short films will celebrate our fabulous City of LA and answer the question “What is your LA?” This competition is an excellent opportunity for you…

June 2018

June 1 - October 31
Ford Amphitheatre, 2580 Cahuenga Blvd. East,
Hollywood, CA 90068 United States
Varies

Ford Theatres 2018 Summer Season

The historic Ford Theatres presents a summer season of music, dance, theatre, film, and family events in its 1,200-seat outdoor amphitheatre. Picnicking is encouraged! Food and beverages are available for purchase onsite. Check the website for scheduled events and costs.

June 1 - September 30
Hollywood Bowl, 2301 N. Highland Avenue
Hollywood, CA United States
Varies

Hollywood Bowl

The Hollywood Bowl is the summer venue for the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Nearly 80 concerts are presented during summer each year, including orchestral, jazz, popular, and world music. Sponsor: Los Angeles Philharmonic

June 1 - August 31
California Plaza, 350 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Grand Performances Free 2018 Outdoor Concert Series

Grand Performances’ summer series celebrates our City’s rich diversity through performing arts. Reflecting the best of global culture through an eclectic line up of world music, dance, and theater at a stunning outdoor venue in Downtown LA, Grand Performances is where Angelenos make summer GRAND. 8:00 p.m., Check website for full schedule Sponsor: Grand Performances

June 1 - August 31
MacArthur Park Levitt Pavilion, West 6th Street and South Park View Street
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Summer Concert Season at Levitt Pavilion – MacArthur Park

Located in MacArthur Park, the Levitt Pavilion offers 50 concerts this summer, featuring internationally recognized musicians and critically acclaimed performers. Enjoy music from around the world and across America with family and friends! Thursdays through Sundays at 7:00 p.m. Sponsor: Friends of the Levitt Pavilion – MacArthur Park

June 2 - September 30
Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum, 1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Topanga, CA United States

Theatricum Botanicum 2018 Summer Repertory Season

Join the annual summer season of Shakespeare and the classics set in a rustic, outdoor amphitheater located in a natural canyon ravine. Picnickers are welcome. Check website for time and performance. Cost: $10 – $33 Adults, Free Children 5 and under Sponsor: Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum

June 3 - September 2
Hammer Museum, UCLA, 10899 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States
Made in LA 2018
Free

Made in LA 2018

Made in LA 2018 is the fourth iteration of the Hammer’s biennial exhibition, continuing to highlight the practices of artists working throughout Los Angeles and the surrounding areas. The exhibition is organized by Hammer curators Anne Ellegood and Erin Christovale. The exhibition will be accompanied by a comprehensive catalogue, as well as a full roster of free public programming. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. PARTICIPANTS Carmen Argote (b.…

June 23 - September 2
Old Zoo in Griffith Park, Griffith Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA United States
Free

Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival

A summer season of free performances like no other! Freewheeling, inclusive and a bit anarchic, the festival includes mainstage performances and pre-show events, including family workshops, extraordinary opening acts, and community activities. Bring a blanket and a picnic to enjoy great theater in a great city. Thursdays – Sundays 7:00 p.m. Sponsor: Independent Shakespeare Co.

June 24 - September 18
West Hollywood, Santa Monica Blvd. and La Cienega Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA United States
Free

Summer Sounds

The City of West Hollywood provides free outdoor concerts in local parks during the summer months featuring a variety of jazz and world music. Check website for concert locations on Sundays 5:00 p.m. Sponsor: City of West Hollywood

Get the full 2018 Festival Guide

Download PDF

BE IN THE LOOP!

Receive notes about art, culture, and creativity in LA!


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Department of Cultural Affairs, 201 North Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90012, http://culturela.org. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact