Thousands of events, openings and happenings.	One handy guide to make sense of it all.
Downtown LA Event Calendar

Thousands of events, openings and happenings.
One handy guide to make sense of it all.

If it's going on downtown, you'll find it here. Bookmark this page for whenever you want to find something to do – whether you're looking for one of downtown's many festivals, exhibitions, and performances, or a special event.

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Events for Sep. 2014

Aug. 31, 2014Sep. 1, 2014

Shopping
Made in Italy
9/2/2014
Please Do Not Enter

Meeting
CicLAvia Community Meeting
9/3/2014
Japanese American Community & Cultural Center/Doizaki Gallery

Workshop
Marketing 101
9/3/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Lecture/Debate
Town Hall Los Angeles hosts Maria Contreras-Sweet, Administrator, US Small Business Administration
9/3/2014
City CLub Los Angeles

Concert
Marc Anthony: Cambio De Piel Tour 2014
9/5/2014
NOKIA Theatre L.A. Live

Dance
The Music Center presents Dance Downtown: Disco
9/5/2014
Music Center

Film
Street Food Cinema presents: Pineapple Express
9/6/2014
Exposition Park

Music
Drum Downtown: West African
9/6/2014
Grand Park

Film
Yosemite: A Gathering of Spirit
9/6/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Opera
Los Angeles Metropolitan Opera
9/7/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Film
CicLAvia presents Mulholland Drive
9/7/2014
Million Dollar Theater

Special Event
South Park's Green Carpet Event
9/8/2014
Chocochicken

Special Event
50+ Rhone Ranger Wineries to Pour at Vibiana in Los Angeles
9/9/2014
Vibiana Cathedral

Special Event
Bingo at SPiN Standard
9/9/2014
SPiN LA at The Standard Downtown LA

Special Event
Pints with Purpose
9/10/2014
Angel City Brewery

Presentation
Lost & Found: The Los Angeles Photographs of Herman Schultheis
9/11/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Art Walk
Artwalk Happy Hour
9/11/2014
FIGat7th

Presentation
The Writer's Cut: Veena Sud
9/12/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Benefit
Face Forward - A Venetian Masquerade
9/13/2014
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

Lecture/Debate
Lesley and David Solmonson on “Classic Cocktail History”
9/13/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Film
168Kids!
9/13/2014
Aratani Japanese Theater

Scavenger Hunt
CityRace - LA Metro Art Adventure
9/13/2014
Pershing Square

Film
Street Food Cinema presents: Garden State
9/13/2014
Exposition Park

Presentation
Turn Up the Radio! Rock, Pop & Roll in LA 1956-1972
9/14/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Music
Colburn Chamber Music Society with Joaquin Valdepeñas
9/14/2014
Zipper Hall at Colburn School of Performing Arts

Film
FLIX at FIG - Ferris Bueller's Day Off outdoor screening
9/17/2014
FIGat7th

Presentation
Word on the Street: Learn the Truth About Marketing from the People Who Are Doing it Best
9/18/2014
Downstairs Fifty Seven

Special Event
Ketchum-Downtown YMCA's Stair Climb For Los Angeles
9/19/2014
US Bank Tower

Dance
The Music Center presents Dance Downtown: Salsa
9/19/2014
Music Center

Film
Street Food Cinema presents: Aliens
9/20/2014
Exposition Park

Film
NewFilmmakers LA presents a special, extended program featuring "The Equalizer"
9/20/2014
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles | AT&T Center

Special Event
LA Brewers Beer Week Kick-Off Festival
9/20/2014
Old Chinatown Plaza

Workshop
Palate Builder: Learn to Taste like a Pro
9/20/2014
City Tavern Downtown Los Angeles

Workshop
Veterans Resource Fair
9/20/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Film
Latino Heritage Month: When Worlds Collide
9/20/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Workshop
LSAC Law School Forum
9/20/2014
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

Special Event
OMG! OBGYN: Women's Sexual and Menstrual Health Brunch
9/21/2014
FIGat7th

Special Event
DRINK • EAT • PARTY
9/21/2014
The LA Hotel Downtown

Lecture/Debate
The Art of Jo Mora
9/21/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Scavenger Hunt
CityRace - Quest for the Keys
9/21/2014
Grand Hope Park @ FIDM

Lecture/Debate
Water is Serious Business - Town Hall Los Angeles hosts Jeffrey Kightlinger
9/22/2014
City Club Los Angeles

Reading
Love Songs of the Revolution
9/23/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Special Event
LAHQ Global Events
9/23/2014
The California Club

Theater
Captured Aural Phantasy Theater presents Tales from the Comic Book Crack Down: A Banned Books Week Event
9/23/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Lecture/Debate
Corporate Council Panel and Mixer
9/23/2014
Gensler

Miscellaneous
Locals Only
9/24/2014
SPiN LA at The Standard Downtown LA

Workshop
Small Business Risk and Risk Management
9/24/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Special Event
Self Help Graphics & Art's 2014 Arte Es Vida Awards Night
9/25/2014
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes

Music
Introducing the L.A. Choral Lab
9/26/2014
Zipper Hall at Colburn School of Performing Arts

Fair
Emergency Preparedness Fair
9/26/2014
FIGat7th

Exhibit
Aus Liebe Launch/Muse Exhibit
9/27/2014
Evaporate

Workshop
Wine Camp - An Introduction to Wine
9/27/2014
City Tavern Downtown Los Angeles

Reading
Mover and Shaker: Walter O'Malley, the Dodgers, and Baseball's Westward Expansion
9/28/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Expo/Conference
LA MBA Admissions Event
9/28/2014
The LA Hotel Downtown

Concert
Opening Night Gala Concert: A John Williams Celebration
9/30/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Comedy
Good Looks
9/30/2014
play

Ongoing Events

Art Walk
Art Walk
12/12/2013 - 12/31/2016

Exhibit
Perseverance: Japanese Tattoo Tradition in a Modern World
3/8/2014 - 9/4/2014
Japanese American National Museum

Exhibit
Blue Note Records: The Finest in Jazz
3/25/2014 - 10/15/2014
The GRAMMY Museum

Exhibit
Dodgers: Brotherhood of the Game
3/29/2014 - 9/14/2014
Japanese American National Museum

none
Weekend Brunch a La Rive Gauche
4/5/2014 - 9/1/2014
Kendall's Brasserie & Bar

Exhibit
Butterfly Pavilion at the Natural History Museum
4/13/2014 - 9/1/2014
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

Exhibit
POMPEII: The Exhibition
5/20/2014 - 1/4/2015
California Science Center

Museum
Pompeii: The Exhibition
5/21/2014 - 1/4/2015
California Science Center

Special Event
Street Food Cinema
5/24/2014 - 9/20/2014
Exposition Park

Theater
Dinner and a Movie
6/16/2014 - 9/30/2014
Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE

Miscellaneous
$1 Oysters & Green Hour Happy Hour
6/20/2014 - 12/31/2014
Kendall's Brasserie & Bar

none
California Dreamin': The Sounds of Laurel Canyon, 1965-1977
7/1/2014 - 11/30/2014
The GRAMMY Museum

Exhibit
Donna Summer: Four Seasons of Love
7/2/2014 - 4/1/2015
The GRAMMY Museum

Exhibit
Pepe Aguilar...La Leyenda Continúa
7/3/2014 - 2/1/2015
The GRAMMY Museum

Exhibit
Pride & Joy: The Texas Blues of Stevie Ray Vaughn
7/3/2014 - 7/1/2015
The GRAMMY Museum

Museum
Designing Hollywood: Sketches from the Christian Esquevin Collection
7/19/2014 - 11/1/2014
FIDM Museum & Galleries

Museum
8th Annual Outstanding Art of Television Costume Design
7/22/2014 - 9/20/2014
FIDM Museum & Galleries

Museum
Bound to Impress: Corsets from The Helen Larson Historic Fashion Collection
7/23/2014 - 9/1/2014
FIDM Museum & Galleries

Special Event
Big Mag Boeuf
8/25/2014 - 9/22/2014
Nick & Stef's Steakhouse LA

Music
DJ Antiq
9/1/2014 - 12/1/2014
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Special Event
Dine Out for No Kid Hungry
9/1/2014 - 9/30/2014
Border Grill

Theater
Animals Out of Paper
9/4/2014 - 10/5/2014
David Henry Hwang Theater

Shopping
Ella Moss + Splendid Warehouse Sale
9/5/2014 - 9/6/2014
The Cooper Building

Theater
Spring Awakening
9/7/2014 - 10/19/2014
Rosenthal Theater, Inner City Arts

Tour
Free LA Tour
9/11/2014 - 1/1/2015

Performance
Walking with Dinosaurs - The Arena Spectacular
9/11/2014 - 9/14/2014
STAPLES Center

Miscellaneous
New Paleo Menu at Patina Restaurant
9/11/2014 - 10/31/2014
Patina

Festival
12th Annual 168 Film Festival
9/12/2014 - 9/13/2014
Aratani Theatre

Festival
Green Festival
9/12/2014 - 9/14/2014
Los Angeles Convention Center

Dance
#BaseFridays
9/12/2014 - 9/13/2014
The Belasco Theater

Dance
Foul Swoop with Low Tide, MD & Mr. Seagull
9/18/2014 - 9/19/2014
The Continental Club

Dance
Foul Swoop with Human Life & Parker A.D.
9/18/2014 - 9/19/2014
The Continental Club

Festival
Gourmetzia™
9/20/2014 - 9/21/2014
Los Angeles Convention Center

Dance
Vintage Rhythm - Dave Stuckey & His Hot House Gang
9/26/2014 - 9/27/2014
Lindy Loft

Concert
Marco Antonio Solis
9/26/2014 - 9/27/2014
NOKIA Theatre L.A. Live

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Regular Weekly Events

Certified Farmers Market @ Pershing Square | Every Wednesday
Farmers Market (Pershing Square on Wednesdays)
Every Wednesday, 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Certified Farmers Market @ FIGat7th
FIGat7th
Every Thursday, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Historic Downtown Farmers Market

Every Sunday, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Awakening
Exchange L.A.
Every Friday, 10:00 PM - 3:00 AM

Inception
Exchange L.A.
Every Saturday, 10:00 PM

Grand Park's Marketplace
Grand Park
Every Tuesday, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Certified Farmers Market @ Bank of America Plaza
Bank of America Plaza
Every Friday, 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM

OG Tasting Dinner @ Mo-chica
Mo-chica
Every Tuesday, 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Tuesday Wine Tasting Social
Urban Radish
Every Tuesday, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jazz Wednesdays @ The Radish
Urban Radish
Every Wednesday, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

An Urban Food Experience: Unplugged Sunday Brunch
Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites
Every Sunday, 10:30 AM - 02:30 PM

Arts District Farmers Market

Every Thursday, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Trivia Night
SPiN LA at The Standard Downtown LA
Every Wednesday, 09:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Arts District Flea Market

Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Friday Night Flicks
Pershing Square
Every Friday, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Game Night
Grand Central Market
Every Thursday, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Acoustic Night with Rod Castro
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every Monday, 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Rafael Moreira's Jam Night
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every Tuesday, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Aaron Poland of The Warsaw Poland Brothers
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every Wednesday, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Back of the Hand All Stars
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every Thursday, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Odd Market at Casa Vertigo
Casa Vertigo
Every Sunday, 12:00 PM - 07:00 PM


Regular Monthly Events

Downtown Neighborhood Council Meeting
Los Angeles Theatre
Every second Tuesday, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Art Walk

Every, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tuesday Night Cafe

Every first Tuesday, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

DJ Son
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every second Friday, 9:00 PM - 2:00 AM

DJ Antiq
Salvage Bar & Lounge
Every, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Artists & Fleas LA
Artists and Fleas
Every third, third Sunday, Saturday, 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM



 
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