10 Fun Things To Do TODAY in L.A. for May 2, 2017

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, Tuesday, May 2, 2017.

May it lead you to adventure!

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La Brea Tar Pits
The La Brea Tar Pits. Credit: Brian Champlin / We Like L.A.

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1. [8 a.m.“Nordic: A Photographic Essay of Landscapes, Food and People” is now open at Union Station’s Historic Waiting Room. Runs 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily for the month of May. FREE

2. [noon] Lunchtime Writers’ Meetup at Grand Park. FREE

6. [7 p.m.Conversation: Ralph Rugoff & John C. Welchman on Mike Kelley’s Memory Ware at Hauser & Wirth Los Angeles. FREE

3. [7:30 p.m.Comedy Night at Best Fish Taco in Ensenada.

4. [7:30 p.m.] In honor of the new release of the Director’s Definitive Edition of Heat, Fox Home Entertainment is holding a complimentary screening of iconic crime drama this Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Regency Village Theater. The event includes a special Q&A with Director Michael Mann to follow. Guests must RVSP here to get passes. FREE

5. [7:30 p.m.The L.A. Uprising: 25 Years Later is a 3-Day Event Series at The Hammer. Tonight features screening of Rodney King, a Spike Lee adaptation of Roger Guenveur Smith’s Bessie Award-winning solo performance inspired by the late Rodney King.

8. [7:30 p.m.Los Angeles Times Ideas Exchange series: Caitlyn Jenner in Conversation With Patt Morrison at Theatre at Ace Hotel. DISCOUNTED (via Goldstar)

7. [9 p.m.Emo Nite LA at Echoplex.

9. [variousFree admission days this Tuesday for: Kidspace Children’s Museum (from 4 to 8 p.m.), Natural History Museum and Page Museum at La Brea Tar Pits.

10. [various] Old Pasadena Happy Hour Week continues through this Friday.

DEAL OF THE DAY: $12.50 tix for Magic Monday at Santa Monica Playhouse (via Goldstar)

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


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