10 Things To Do For This Saturday in L.A. [9-17-2022]

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Street view of Chinatown Central Plaza / Photo by: Christina Champlin

If you believe that fall in Los Angeles doesn’t start until we hit the equinox, then this weekend is officially the last of the summer. Let’s make it a good one.

Below you’ll find our top three picks for today (September 17) in L.A. followed by a bullet list of seven other quick ideas to consider. Enjoy the rundown.


Things To Do For Saturday in Los Angeles

Chinatown Moon Festival -> The annual Mid-Autumn Moon Festival brings an evening of live performance, dance, and Mooncake to the heart of Chinatown. Activities run from 5 to 9 p.m., including a Moon Festival Children’s Parade scheduled for 7:30. Get more info here.

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day -> A dozen Southland museums offer free admission for Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day this Saturday. Participants include the GRAMMY Museum, California African American Museum, Japanese American National Museum, American Museum of Ceramic Art and more. This year participants are allowed to download one ticket per email address. The ticket provides free general admission for two on the date of the event. More info here.

LUMINEX 2.0: Projected Realities -> This Saturday, check out a one-night augmented reality art exhibition featuring 12 site-specific installations projected on building facades spread over a 5-block radius of the South Park neighborhood in DTLA. Expect a digital drone activation, live performances, sound and video feeds, and an artist lineup that includes Refik Anadol, Nancy Baker Cahill, Sarah Rara, Luciana Abait, Akiko Yamashita, Carole Kim, David Van Eyssen, Leah Smithson, Nate Mohler, Ryan P Griffin, Mark Hashimoto and Elizabeth Leister. Free to attend. Runs 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. More info here.

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