10 Things To Do For This Saturday in L.A. [6-1-2024]

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This first Saturday of June is shaping up to be a good one.

On deck for today in L.A. you’ll find Grand Performances in DTLA, Latin Sounds at LACMA, Off the 405 at The Getty, Jotería at LA Plaza, Pride celebrations and concerts in WeHo, Movies Under the Stars in Pasadena, and more. Jump into our full list below, and have a great Saturday!


Make Metro Part of Your Weekend

Grand Performances -> This year’s Grand Performances free concert series kicks off on Saturday with a KCRW collaboration featuring a performance by Puerto Rican singer-songwriter iLe, preceded by opening acts Mestizo Beat and DJ José Gálvan. Free to attend. Runs 6 to 10 p.m. More info here.

Go Metro: Take the A or E Lines to Grand Av Arts/Bunker Hill station.

Three Top Picks To Do This Saturday

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

LACMA Latin SoundsFA > LACMA is bringing a series of Saturday evening, outdoor concerts at Dorothy Collins Brown Amphitheate (just north of the La Brea Tar Pits Museum) in celebration of the exhibition Painting in the River of Angels: Judy Baca and The Great Wall. This weekend, catch Cuban violinist and band leader Dayren Santamaria. Free to attend. Runs 5 to 7 p.m.

Off the 405FA > The Getty’s annual after-hours concerts series kicks off this Saturday with Ethiopian musician and composer Hailu Mergia. You’ll need to pre-register for free to attend, and remember that parking is $10 after 6 p.m. on Saturdays. More info here.

Small Screen/Big Screen at The Hammer – > The Hammer has a new screening series that pairs critically acclaimed motion pictures with pivotal moments in television history that inspired the films. For the second installment in the series, this Saturday you can catch a screening of Quiz Show (1994) along with an episode from from the game show Twenty-One that originally aired in 1956. Free to attend. Event begins at 7:30 p.m. More info here.

Six More Things To Do in L.A. Today

  • WeHo Pride 2024 continues with Saturday’s OUTLOUD at WeHo Pride music festival and the annual Dyke March and Women’s Freedom Festival.
  • LA Plaza kicks off Pride Month with a Jotería event on Saturday, celebrating the LGBTQIA+ Latinx community with DJs, live performances, vendors, food, arts & crafts, resource booths, giveaways, beer garden and more. M FA
  • Long Beach art collective FLOOD hosts their annual Soundpedro event at Angels Gate Cultural Center starting at 7 p.m. on Saturday. FA
  • Old Pasadena shopping mall One Colorado is hosting Movies Under the Stars on select Saturdays for the months of June and July. The series opens on June 1 with a showing of Crazy Rich Asians. M FA
  • This Saturday, Cabra atop the Hoxton Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles will celebrate Pride with an afternoon of bites and beats from 2 to 5 p.m. sponsored by Bacardi Group and Mommenpop.
  • The Torrance Summer Nights series kicks off with a performance by the Taylor Swift cover band Taylor Nation on this Saturday at Wilson Park Amphitheatre. FA

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