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, Thursday, September 21, 2017. May it lead you to adventure!
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1. [noon] The LA County Fair takes over the Fairplex in Pomona from Sept. 1 to 24 with fair-style foods, live musical performances, carnival-style games, rides, and unique attractions such as an expanded farm section (over five acres) featuring tons of interactive agricultural experiences for guests to enjoy. Check for discount tickets before making your purchase. DISCOUNTED (via Goldstar)
2. [6 p.m.] The Venice Art Crawl features local artists, vendors and community organizations throughout the streets while simultaneously hosting over three dozen events. Highlights include an iPhone Photo Art Show, “Cop Art” and plenty of live art, poetry and music. FREE
3. [7 p.m.] The documentary East of Salinas will screen for free at LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes. FREE
4. [7 p.m.] Knott’s Scary Farm is back with their signature haunted attractions, mazes and thousands of monsters ready to scare the living day light out of you and your crew. Be sure to check for discount tickets before making your purchase. DISCOUNTED (via Goldstar)
5. [8 p.m.] The folks at Rooftop Cinema Club are back with two screenings at their rooftop locations. Con Air at LEVEL in Downtown Los Angeles and Big Lebowski at Montalban in Hollywood.
6. [8 p.m.] Bob’s Burgers Presents BEEF RELIEF! at Largo.
7. [8:30 p.m.] 41st Annual Salute to John Coltrane at Catalina Bar & Grill.
8. [9:30 p.m.] Karaoke is for Lovers at El Cid.
9. [various] Free admission days: Japanese American National Museum (all day), MOCA Grand & MOCA Geffen (from 5 to 8 p.m.), Skirball Cultural Center and Long Beach Museum of Art (3 to 8 p.m.)
10. [various] Pacific Standard Time LA/LA is in full swing with a four-month-long exploration of Latin American and Latino art in relation to the City of Angels. Led by The Getty the high profile event is a collaborative effort with dozens of art institutions across the city. Check out our top highlights here.
DEAL OF THE DAY: $30 tix to see The Shins at The Greek Theatre
Want more ideas for upcoming things to do in L.A.? Check out our Los Angeles events calendar.