Things To Do

10 Fun Things To Do TODAY in L.A. for October 1, 2019

October 1, 2019 by We Like L.A. Staff
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The Natural History Museum. Credit: Brian Champlin / We Like L.A.

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, Tuesday, October 1, 2019.

May it lead you to adventure!


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1. [9 a.m.] 260LA is hosting a Herschel Supply Co. sample sale October 1-6. Score deals on the labels men’s and women’s clothing, small leather goods, tech accessories, luggage, and more.

2. [1 p.m.] Photo production company for the stars The Scenario Studio brings their mind-blowing professional sets to Grand Central Market for the public to experience from September 7 through November 4. Check for discount tickets before making your purchase. DISCOUNTED (via Goldstar)

3. [1:30 p.m.] The Skirball will host a free afternoon movie screening of Stanley Kubrick’s 1957 anti-war drama Paths of GloryFREE

4. [5 p.m.] ‘First Time in L.A.’ at Touchon&Co Gallery is an art exhibition highlighting artists from around the world exhibiting in Los Angeles for the first time. Over 60 artworks will be shown from 20 artists. Runs Oct. 1-5 FREE

5. [6 p.m.] LA Creative and Tech Professionals Meetup at Two Bit Circus. FREE

6. [7:30 p.m.] Is Politics Really Tearing America Apart?, a A Zócalo/UCLA Anderson School of Management panel event moderated by Madeleine Brand, Host, KCRW’s “Press Play”. FREE

7. [8 p.m.] Disney CEO Bob Iger in conversation with Brian Grazer at the Alex Theatre in Glendale.

8. [various] Free museum days: Free Family Night at Kidspace Children’s Museum (from 4 to 8 p.m.), Natural History Museum and La Brea Tarpits Museum. FREE

9. [various] There’s a daily Great Pumpkin Hunt happening at the South Coast Botanic Garden featuring an imaginative scavenger hunt, light hiking, a pumpkin shop and access to the gorgeous 87-acre grounds. Great for families. Halloween costumes are welcome.

10. [various] Beyond Fest, Los Angeles’ strangest, scariest, and largest genre film festival returns Sep. 25 to Oct. 8 with another year of bold programming.

#SPONSORED DEAL FOR THE DAY: $25 tix to the I Like Scary Movies Experience (via Goldstar)