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10 Fun Things To Do TODAY in L.A. for April 19, 2017

April 19, 2017 by Brian Champlin

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 for the day at hand in the city you live in.


So here it is!

Below is our quick link list of 10 fun things to do in Los Angeles for today, Wednesday, April 19, 2017.

May it lead you to adventure!

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Grand Park LA afternoon

An afternoon at Grand Park. Credit: Brian Champlin / We Like L.A.

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1. [9 a.m.] Celebrate Earth Day 2017 with an educational fair at Grand Park! Families, friends and kids are invited to the Downtown L.A. park for a day filled with fun through various vendors, workshops, talks and more. FREE

2. [7 p.m.FLIX at FIG screens Guardians of the Galaxy at FIGat7th in DTLA. The free movie screening happens every third Wednesday of the month. A live DJ and happy hour kicks off the night at 6 p.m. and the film begins at 7 p.m. FREE

3. [7 p.m.Neon Silent Disco heads to The Bloc in Downtown Los Angeles for a free dance party with neon swag. FREE

4. [7 p.m.] Every first and third Wednesday of the month, BEAR CITY brings free comedy and free pizza to Que Sera in Long Beach! FREE

5. [7:30 p.m.] Absinthe at L.A. LIVE. DISCOUNTED (via Goldstar)

6. [7:30 p.m.] Enjoy an evening of Armenian music at the Hammer to commemorate the anniversary of the Armenian genocide. The concert features the UCLA Armenian Music Ensemble, VEM String Quartet and more. FREE


7. [9 p.m.Dub Club 420 Party! at Echoplex.

8. [various] National Canadian Film Day at Cinefamily. FREE

9. [various] The 1st Annual L.A. Get Down Festival will celebrate hip hop and spoken word from April 18-30. Presented by Greenway Arts Alliance and Da Poetry Lounge the events will include legendary writers, poets, musical performances and leading workshops celebrating diversity.

10. [various] Check out The Portals Project at Grand Park. FREE 

DEAL OF THE DAY: $37 for Monty Python’s Spamalot at Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center (via Goldstar)

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