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, Wednesday, June 13, 2018.
May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [10 a.m.] 260 Sample Sale LA in Beverly Hills will host a Marc Jacobs sample sale from June 12-17 with women’s and men’s clothing, accessories, Little Marc and special items at up to 85% off retail price.
2. [11 a.m.] The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (ICA LA) presents This Brush for Hire: Norm Laich and Many Other Artists, a survey of world-renowned works fabricated by Laich over the past three decades, with an emphasis on artists based in Los Angeles. FREE
3. [7:30 p.m.] One City One Pride LGBTQ Arts Festival is a 40 day celebration through mostly free art events and exhibits between May 22 through June 30. On Wednesday composer Craig Hella Johnson will host a free preview of Considering Matthew Shepard along with a Q&A as part of the 20th anniversary commemoration of Matthew Shepard’s death. Catering and refreshments will be available by Pinches Tacos. RSVP is requested. FREE
4. [8 p.m.] Last Remaining Seats, the Los Angeles Conservancy’s annual event featuring classic film screenings in some of Los Angeles’ most beautiful vintage movie palaces. This week they’ll screen In the Heat of the Night (1967) at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, Downtown L.A.
5. [8 p.m.] Scot Nery’s Boobie Trap.
6. [8:30 p.m.] Watch classic movies outdoors while savoring ice-cream when Sweet Rose Creamery in Studio City welcomes the return of its free summer movie series. Kicking off the monthly event is a screening of The Breakfast Club. FREE
7. [9 p.m.] There’s an Enchanted Tiki Bar Takeover with the top notch bartenders of Trader Sam’s (Anaheim) at The Spare Room during their 7th Annual Evening of Tiki series. Happening one night a month now till September, the series highlights tiki bar culture through talents from all over the globe and locally.
8. [various] June is California Avocado Month and Grand Central Market in DTLA is the place to be for all things avocado. A select group of chefs have rolled out avocado inspired offerings on their menu just for the month.
9. [various.] Grand Park will host Big L.A. Portrait Gallery from June 7 to July 4, transforming itself into a nighttime art gallery featuring photos by Los Angeles-based artists. Photography will be projected onto the 100 square-foot wall of the historic L.A. County Hall of Records right in front of Grand Park. Art will be on display nightly from sundown to midnight and is free to the public. FREE
10. [various] Venues such as 2nd Stage, Hudson Theatres, The Broadwater and the Underground Annex Theater will host comedy, ensemble theatre, dance and many more performances during the annual Hollywood Fringe Festival from June 7-24.
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Want more ideas for upcoming things to do in L.A.? Check out our Los Angeles events calendar.