10 Things To Do For This Saturday in L.A. [3-16-2024]

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What do a St. Patrick’s Day Parade, a flea crawl along the L.A. River, and an alt-culture cabaret all have in common? They’re all part of your Saturday in Los Angeles.

Let’s sort through the options below.


Three Top Picks To Do This Saturday

M = Less than .5 miles from an L.A. Metro Station, FA = Free Admission

Hermosa Beach St. Patrick’s Day ParadeFA > The City of Hermosa Beach celebrates St. Patrick’s Day on Saturday with a parade and special activities set up at the Hermosa Beach Pier including live music on multiple stages and an LA Rams Experience. Parade runs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Music on the Pier Plaza goes from 1 to 4 p.m. More info here.

Metro Bike Share Women’s History Community RideM FA > Participate in the Metro Bike Share Women’s History Community Ride this Saturday. The ride will take you through five locations that hihglight important spaces for women from women-designed architecture to significant spaces tied to women’s rights. The 4.9-mile ride starts at Union Station West Portal and loops through Downtown LA.

Something to Crow About at ESMoAFA > On Saturday performers and puppets from the Bob Baker Marionette Theater head to the Experimentally Structured Museum of Art (ESMoA) in Lawndale for a special live performance in gallery space. Free to attend, and all ages welcome. Runs 3 to 4 p.m. More info here.

Seven More Things To Do in L.A. Today

  • This year’s Los Angeles Marathon is a weekend-long experience that includes a two-day expo at Dodger Stadium (Friday and Saturday), a 5K, the LA Big 5K, the Charity Half Marathon and of course the big race on Sunday.
  • This Saturday, CAP UCLA is hosting the premiere of ‘Cassette Roulette’ at The United Theatre on Broadway, featuring one of alt-culture’s boldest creators, John Cameron Mitchell, alongside international cabaret star Amber Martin. M FA
  • The Frogtown Flea Crawl returns this Saturday with special activations adjacent to the L.A. River Path in Elysian Valley, including 50+ vintage curators, makers, chefs, and local brands. Runs 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. FA
  • This Saturday, Street Food Cinema presents a “Great Gatsby Night” at the historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills.
  • The Hammer hosts a drop-in art lab for kids on Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. FA
  • Five-time Grammy winner Victor Wooten joins the LA Phil on Saturday and Sunday at Walt Disney Concert Hall for a performance of music from Bernstein’s West Side Story. M
  • Scum & Villainy Cantina hosts a “Sir Patrick’s Day!” Star Trek & X-Men Trivia event on Saturday starting at 11 a.m. M FA

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