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 Jan. 2015

Dec. 31, 2014Jan. 1, 2015

Special Event
2015 New Year's Race
1/3/2015

Film
20 Rules for Sylvie
1/8/2015
Downtown Independent

Performance
Apolis Hosts Special Event with Quincy Jones and Musical Performance by Alfredo Rodriguez
1/8/2015
Apolis

Workshop
Business & Life Strategies Seminar for 2015
1/10/2015
Doubletree by Hilton Los Angeles Downtown

Workshop
UCLA Extension Open House - Paralegal Program
1/10/2015
UCLA Extension at Figueroa Courtyard

Concert
Zhena Folk Chorus in Concert
1/11/2015
California Market Center

Concert
Organ Recital: Anthony Newman
1/11/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Green Umbrella: Theater of the Outrageous
1/13/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Workshop
Adult Name Change Workshop at LA Law Library
1/13/2015
LA Law Library

Lecture/Debate
Culture Crash: The Killing of the Creative Class
1/13/2015
ALOUD @ Central Library

Lecture/Debate
Town Hall Los Angeles hosts LA Dodgers' Broadcaster Charley Steiner
1/14/2015
City Club Los Angeles

Concert
Kremer & Trifonov in Recital
1/14/2015
W.M. Keck Children's Amphitheatre at Walt Disney Concert Hall

Music
Acoustic Reggae with Jason J & Rico Estrada
1/14/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Comedy
Sh*t Showcase Comedy Show
1/15/2015
The Lexington

Performance
No Future Thursdays
1/15/2015
The Down and Out

Music
Viola masterclass: Kim Kashkashian
1/15/2015
Thayer Hall, The Colburn School

Reading
On Such a Full Sea: A Novel
1/15/2015
ALOUD @ Central Library

Concert
World City - Samite & H'sao
1/17/2015
W.M. Keck Children's Amphitheatre at Walt Disney Concert Hall

Music
The Music Center Presents: H’Sao
1/17/2015
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Concert
Colburn Orchestra with Sir Neville Marriner
1/18/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Museum
Target Sundays at CAAM – CAAM’s Annual ‘Cake for King’ Community Celebration
1/19/2015
California African American Museum

Presentation
Intro to the LA Startup Community
1/20/2015
General Assembly DTLA

Concert
Chamber Music Society with Emanuel Ax
1/20/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Itzhak Perlman in Recital
1/21/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Special Event
Who We Be: Race and Image at the Twilight of the Obama Era
1/21/2015
ALOUD @ Central Library

Film
FLIX at FIG - Frozen
1/21/2015
FIGat7th

Lecture/Debate
#StandardTalks presents Fireside Chats: DTLA RISING
1/22/2015
The Standard, Downtown LA

Benefit
An Evening at the Historic Rosslyn Hotel
1/22/2015
Rosslyn Hotel Apartments

Special Event
Glammed Boss by Sachika & Glamsquad
1/24/2015
studio 1213

Theater
Disaster! The Musical
1/25/2015
Los Angeles Theatre Center

Special Event
Bock Fest 2015 - Beer Championship of the World
1/25/2015
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

Presentation
Bringing Back Broadway presentation
1/26/2015
LAPL Central Library Mark Taper Auditorium

Comedy
DTLAughs- Comedy Night with Vanessa Graddick
1/27/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Concert
C-Money & the Players Inc
1/28/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Concert
C-Money & the Players Inc
1/28/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Presentation
Photographer's Eye: Shooting Architecture
1/28/2015
LA Public Library - Central

Film
Mini Cinema: Short Film Screening
1/28/2015
Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE

Reading
Guantánamo Diary
1/28/2015
ALOUD @ Central Library

Concert
Jackie Evancho
1/29/2015
NOKIA Theatre L.A. Live

Concert
January Jazz, a Gibson Dunn Rush Hour Concert
1/29/2015
Thayer Hall, The Colburn School

Concert
Happy Hour with Kris Bradley
1/29/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Concert
DJ Peyote Cody
1/29/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Workshop
Artizen Lab Idea Jams
1/29/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Exhibit
Wink Collection, from Paris to Los Angeles
1/30/2015
Please Do Not Enter

Concert
Happy Hour with Rod Castro
1/30/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Expo/Conference
UCLA Extension Land Use Law & Planning Conference
1/30/2015
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

Special Event
Night on Broadway
1/31/2015

Concert
DJ Joe Greto
1/31/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Special Event
Photo Release & Reception by HEADMASTER Art Magazine
1/31/2015
Please Do Not Enter

Music
Angolan Musician Waldemar Bastos at the Aratani Theter
1/31/2015
Aratani Japan American Theater

Ongoing Events

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

Tour
Grand Tour of Los Angeles
1/1/2014 - 1/31/2015
404 S Figueroa St

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

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

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

Music
Colburn Community Chorale Rehearsals
9/25/2014 - 5/1/2015
Zipper Hall at Colburn School of Performing Arts

Special Event
USC Hybrid High Info Sessions
10/25/2014 - 1/24/2015
USC Hybrid High School

Holiday Event
Holiday Ice Rink at Pershing Square
11/13/2014 - 1/19/2015
Pershing Square

Holiday Event
Galette Des Rois @ Kendall's Brasserie
12/1/2014 - 1/4/2015
Kendall's Brasserie & Bar

Special Event
Escape Room LA
12/3/2014 - 1/2/2015
Escape Room LA

Holiday Event
Pre-Theater Menu @ Cafe Pinot
12/8/2014 - 1/31/2015
Cafe Pinot

Holiday Event
White Truffle Menu at Patina Restaurant
12/8/2014 - 1/31/2015
Patina

Museum
The Wilson Exercises
12/13/2014 - 2/8/2015
Gallery at REDCAT

Concert
KUSC and LA Master Chorale Announce Two-Year Broadcast Partnership Extension
12/21/2014 - 2/1/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Holiday Event
New Year’s Eve with Pink Martini
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Holiday Event
New Year's Eve L.A.
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Grand Park

Holiday Event
New Year''s Eve @ Kendall's Brasserie
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Kendall's Brasserie & Bar

Holiday Event
New Year''s Eve @ Cafe Pinot
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Cafe Pinot

Holiday Event
Aristocrats and Alley Cats New Years Eve Bar Crawl
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
ACME Bars (Library Bar, Sixth St. Tavern, Beelman''s Pub, Spring St. Bar. King Eddy Saloon)

Concert
Minimal Effort: A Black & White NYE
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Lot 613

Holiday Event
New Year's Eve 2015 by Skyspace LA
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Skyspace LA

Holiday Event
Back To The 90's New Years Eve Party
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Holiday Event
Feeling Lucky NYE 2015 at Lucky Strike LA Live in Downtown LA
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Lucky Strike Lanes at L.A. LIVE

Holiday Event
NYE L.A. The Downtown Countdown to 2015! L.A.'s #1 & Biggest Party!
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
Pacific Exchange Building & Rooftop

Miscellaneous
New Lunch Menu at Patina Restaurant
1/2/2015 - 1/30/2015
Patina

Special Event
Living, Breathing, Kitchen - 60 day Tasting Pop-Up
1/7/2015 - 1/10/2015
Coco Laurent French Bistro

Dance
Vintage Rhythm - Hedgehog Swing & Balboa Bonanza
1/9/2015 - 1/10/2015
Lindy Loft

Concert
MTT @ 70: Beethoven's Missa Solemnis
1/9/2015 - 1/11/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Miscellaneous
Weird Beer Weekend
1/9/2015 - 1/11/2015
City Tavern Downtown Los Angeles

Special Event
NewFilmmakers LA January 10th Screening!
1/10/2015 - 1/11/2015
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles | AT&T Center

Training
Essential Grant Skills Training
1/13/2015 - 1/14/2015
The Grantsmanship Center

Exhibit
LA Art Show 2015
1/14/2015 - 1/18/2015
Los Angeles Convention Center

Training
Writing the First Screenplay
1/14/2015 - 3/18/2015
UCLA Extension at Figueroa Courtyard

Theater
Cloud Eye Control: Half Life
1/15/2015 - 1/18/2015
REDCAT Theater

Special Event
Riot LA - LA's Alternative Comedy Festival
1/16/2015 - 1/18/2015

Concert
Sibelius & Gorecki
1/16/2015 - 1/18/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Special Event
Artists & Fleas DTLA
1/17/2015 - 1/18/2015
Artists and Fleas

Concert
Colburn Chamber Music Society Concert with Jean-Yves Thibaudet
1/18/2015 - 1/24/2015
Zipper Hall at Colburn School of Performing Arts

Special Event
dineLA Restaurant Week
1/19/2015 - 2/1/2015

Special Event
dineLA Restaurant Week at Ford's Filling Station
1/19/2015 - 2/1/2015
Ford''s Filling Station

Special Event
DineLA Restaurant Week at Border Grill
1/19/2015 - 2/1/2015
Border Grill

Theater
The Wooster Group Early Shaker Spirituals: A Record Album Interpretation
1/21/2015 - 2/1/2015
REDCAT Theater

Performance
Queen George, a site-specific performance that incorporates dance, visual art, and custom-made furnishings
1/21/2015 - 1/22/2015
Think Tank Gallery

Special Event
Escape Room LA
1/21/2015 - 7/21/2015

Training
The Art of Creative Nonfiction
1/21/2015 - 3/25/2015
UCLA Extension at Figueroa Courtyard

Concert
High School Students Compose & Premiere Major Oratorio About Ann Frank for LA Master Chorale's Voices Within Outreach Program
1/22/2015 - 1/23/2015
Ramon C. Cortines School of Visual and Performing Arts

Concert
Emanuel Ax Plays Chopin
1/22/2015 - 1/24/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Performance
Queen George, a site-specific performance that incorporates dance, visual art, and custom-made furnishings
1/24/2015 - 1/25/2015
Think Tank Gallery

Exhibit
Larry Clark $100 Photograph Sale
1/29/2015 - 2/4/2015
Ooga Booga Chinatown

Concert
Late Masterworks of Mozart & Bruckner
1/30/2015 - 2/1/2015
Walt Disney Concert Hall

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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

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

Chili Bowl at Nick + Stef's Steakhouse
Nick & Stef's Steakhouse LA
Every Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Saturday, 03:00 PM - 10:00 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

FIGat7th Kids Club - 2nd & 4th Saturdays
FIGat7th
Every second Saturday, 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM



 
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