Things To Do

10 Fun Things To Do TODAY in L.A. for January 24, 2019

January 24, 2019 by We Like L.A. Staff
Museum of Latina American Art
Museum of Latin American Art. Photo by Floyd Wilde via flickr cc

You know what’s handy? Waking up in the morning, firing up your phone/computer and being able to scan a super quick (but curated) rundown of the best of what lies ahead. So here it is, our list of fun things to do in Los Angeles for today, Thursday, January 24, 2019.


May it lead you to adventure!

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1. [11 a.m.] The LA Art Show returns to the Los Angeles Convention Center January 23-27 for the West Coast’s most comprehensive art experience.

2. [noonCats On Glass Gallery is a pop-up from January 18-27 with a purpose, presented by Fresh Step Clean Paws. The “gallery” will feature a cat-lebrity Walk of Fame, a larger-than-life cat display, a yarn pom-pom room, a “me-owm” meditation room, and adoptable cats from spcaLA on view from a glass playhouse. Gallery hours are noon to 8 p.m. Located at 1147 Hope Street. FREE

3. [12:30 p.m.] There’s a free mindful awareness meditation going on at the Hammer. Participants are welcome to stay for the entire 30-minute session or leave when they choose. FREE

4. [5:30 p.m.] The Food Truck Collective happens every Thursday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Magnolia Blvd. Food trucks will line the street and live music will be played during.

5. [8:30 p.m.] Friends of Friends Social Hour at Ace Hotel Rooftop Bar.

6. [9:30 p.m.] Sing your heart out during an emo and rock live band karaoke night happening at Los Globos this Thursday. Song list includes Blink 182, The Offspring, Yellowcard and more.

7. [10 p.m.] Queer as Punk presents IM/POWER a night of individual expression that includes Drag Queens and Kings, live music and everything in between. Happening at The Virgil.

8. [various] Free museum dayMOCA Grand & MOCA Geffen (from 5 to 8 p.m.),  Skirball Cultural Center (noon to 5 p.m.), Japanese American National Museum (5 to 8 p.m.), Long Beach Museum of Art (3 to 8 p.m,) USC Pacific Asian Museum (5 to 8 p.m.) and  Museum of Latin American Art (5 to 9 p.m.)

9. [various] Dreamscape Immersive, the latest contender in location-based virtual reality, has opened in the Westfield Century City mall with three unique adventures that include an alien zoo, a deep ocean dive and an action packed adventure to find a powerful jewel. Open seven days a week.f

10. [variousdineL.A. returns Jan. 11-25 for two weeks of exclusive lunch and dinner menus at a laundry list of the city’s finest eateries. Check out our favorite menus for dineL.A. in our latest post The 17 Top dineL.A. Menus for January 2019.

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Want more ideas for upcoming things to do in L.A.? Check out our Los Angeles events calendar