10 Fun Things To Do TODAY in L.A. for August 15, 2018

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, August 15, 2018.


May it lead you to adventure!

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The Hammer Museum
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1. [11 a.m.] The Fields LA, a brand new food hall adjacent to LAFC’s stadium in Exposition Park, just opened to the public on Tuesday. Daily hours are 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

2. [11 a.m.] British artist Lucy Sparrow has transformed the second floor of the Standard in DTLA into Sparrow Mart a supermarket art wonderland fill with over 31,000 adorable felt-covered food replicas all for sale. Part art installation, store and loads of photo worthy moments, Sparrow Mart open Aug 1-31 (closed on Mondays) is free to attend on a first come first serve basis. FREE 

3. [6 p.m.]  Liquid Intelligence will take over The Mixing Room from 6-7 p.m. for one hour of a complimentary cocktail. This time it’s the refreshing summer beers. FREE

4. [7 p.m.] Back for the 15th year in a row, The Independent Shakespeare Co. presents Shakespeare in the Park, continuing this Wednesday at the Old Zoo in Griffith Park with free performances of Titus Andronicus. FREE

5. [7 p.m.Shakespeare By The Sea will once again offer a ten-week program of admission-free performances. The series continues with a performanceT he Winter’s Tale at CSU Dominguez Hills in Carson. FREE

6. [7 p.m.] Panic! at the Disco plays Staples Center.

7. [7 p.m.] Underground Jazz Sessions at The Continental Club.

8. [7:30 p.m.] Celebrate canines during Dog Days of Summer at the Hammer Museum with a film screening of Isle of DogsFREE

9. [ 8:30 p.m.Free Summer Movie Nights at Sweet Rose Creamery in Studio City continues with a screening of Dirty DancingFREE

10. [8:30 p.m.] Tonight is Be Kind, Rewind (aka 90s night) at Lucky Strike Live in Hollywood.

DEAL OF THE DAY: $4.50 tix to the Long Beach BBQ Fest Aug. 17-19 (via Goldstar)

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


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