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 Dec. 2014

Nov. 30, 2014Dec. 1, 2014

Special Event
An Evening with Carlos Santana
12/1/2014
The Orpheum Theatre

Holiday Event
Snoopy and the All-Star cast of Merry Christmas, Snoopy
12/2/2014
Pershing Square

Concert
Audra McDonald
12/2/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Holiday Event
Giving Tuesday Clothing Drive
12/2/2014
California Hospital Medical Center

Holiday Event
Biltmore Tree-Lighting Ceremony & Kids' Holiday Storybook Reading
12/2/2014
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

Lecture/Debate
Town Hall Los Angeles hosts Austin Beutner, new Publisher and CEO, Los Angeles Times
12/3/2014
City Club Los Angeles

Performance
The Sh!t Show
12/4/2014
The Lexington

Holiday Event
Bloggers' Night Out
12/4/2014
Seven Points

Holiday Event
KIIS FM Jingle Ball Village 2014
12/5/2014
Chick Hearn Court

Special Event
Prohibition Repeal Party
12/5/2014
Angel City Brewery

Concert
FIGat7th Holiday Sessions - Raquel Rodriguez
12/5/2014
FIGat7th

Concert
Rock the Red Kettle
12/6/2014
L.A. LIVE

Theater
Yuletide Cinema: A Christmas Story
12/6/2014
Palace Theatre

Theater
Yuletide Cinema: Elf
12/6/2014
Palace Theatre

Special Event
The Music Center 50th Anniversary Spectacular
12/6/2014
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Special Event
Inside the Kitchen with Patina
12/6/2014
Patina

Special Event
Belleza & Hollywood
12/6/2014
Los Angeles Convention Center

Benefit
WILLIAM End of Year 2014 Party & Charity Event
12/6/2014
Coco Laurent French Bistro

Holiday Event
SWEA Los Angeles Christmas 35th Annual Christmas Fair
12/7/2014
Los Angeles Theatre

Demonstration
Holiday Cooking Class
12/7/2014
Border Grill

Special Event
CAAM joins CicLavia For the Target Sundays at CAAM Annual Kwanzaa Celebration
12/7/2014
California African American Museum

Special Event
The Next 50 Party In The Pavilion
12/7/2014
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Film
Holiday Matinee: Home Alone
12/7/2014
The Orpheum Theatre

Performance
Verdi, Rossini and More!
12/7/2014
Zipper Hall at Colburn School of Performing Arts

Concert
LA Master Chorale 34th Annual Messiah Sing-Along Set for Dec. 7
12/7/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Reading
ALL NIGHT MENU by Sam Sweet
12/7/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Holiday Event
CAAM joins Ciclavia For the Target Sundays at CAAM
12/7/2014
California African American Museum

Special Event
Painting & Vino
12/8/2014
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Concert
Green Umbrella: European Avant-Garde
12/9/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Special Event
Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting
12/10/2014
Titan Offices

Lecture/Debate
Export U: Business Planning for Export Success
12/11/2014
LA Law Library

none
Divorce Options Workshop
12/11/2014
LA Law Library

Holiday Event
Single in the City at Holiday Ice Rink Pershing Square
12/11/2014
Pershing Square

Expo/Conference
Book Signing: Why LA? Pourquoi Paris?
12/11/2014
Please Do Not Enter

Concert
Four Harpsichords Spotlighted as LA Chamber Orchestra Plays Vivaldi & Bach
12/11/2014
Zipper Hall at Colburn School of Performing Arts

Concert
FIGat7th Holiday Sessions - Ethio Cali
12/12/2014
FIGat7th

Concert
Christmas Carols Sparkle in LA Master Chorale''s
12/13/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Music
Colburn Winter Choral Concert
12/13/2014
Thayer Hall, The Colburn School

Special Event
Holiday Crafts for Hipster Kids
12/13/2014
FIDM Museum Shop

Concert
Colburn Music Academy Fall Recital
12/13/2014
Thayer Hall, The Colburn School

Film
NewFilmmakers LA December 13th Screening
12/13/2014
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles | AT&T Center

Special Event
CAAM Workshop- Gifts Of The Season
12/14/2014
California African American Museum

Special Event
CAAM Workshop- Gifts Of The Season #2
12/14/2014
California African American Museum

Workshop
CAAM Workshop - Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon: African American Visual Artists
12/14/2014
California African American Museum

Reading

12/14/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Holiday Event
A Christmas Carol Sing-Along
12/14/2014
Los Angeles Theatre Center

Holiday Event
LA Master Chorale''s
12/14/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Music
Chamber Music Master Class with Martin Beaver
12/14/2014
Thayer Hall, The Colburn School

Music
Beat Swap Meet
12/14/2014
The Container Yard

Festival
Taste of Tamales
12/14/2014

Concert
String Orchestra Project presents J.S. Bach and Steve Reich
12/14/2014
Gensler

Holiday Event
Orchestre Surreal plays music from “The Nightmare Before Christmas”
12/14/2014
Grand Performances

Holiday Event
Mariachi Merriment
12/16/2014
Grand Performances

Holiday Event
The Manhattan Transfer Christmas Show
12/16/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Special Event
Game Night with Carlos Boozer
12/17/2014
STAPLES Center

Holiday Event
Holiday Musical Flash Mob
12/18/2014
City National Plaza

Holiday Event
A Chanticleer Christmas
12/18/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Holiday Event
Vaud and the Villains
12/18/2014
Grand Performances

Concert
FIGat7th Holiday Sessions
12/19/2014
FIGat7th

Holiday Event
The Music Center Holiday Sing-Along
12/19/2014
Music Center

Holiday Event
Holiday Organ Spectacular
12/19/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
FIGat7th Holiday Sessions - Subsuelo
12/19/2014
FIGat7th

Concert
Holiday Sing- Along
12/20/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Special Event
Wizard of Oz screening at Union Station
12/20/2014
Union Station

Theater
Yuletide Cinema: The Princess Bride with Special Guest Cary Elwes
12/20/2014
Palace Theatre

Holiday Event
CAAM Workshop- Gifts Of The Season #2
12/21/2014
California African American Museum

Special Event
Painting & Vino
12/22/2014
Salvage Bar & Lounge

Holiday Event
The Klezmatics: Happy Joyous Hanukkah!
12/22/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Holiday Event
Arturo Sandoval and his L.A. All-Star Big Band Christmas
12/23/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Holiday Event
55th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration
12/24/2014
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Holiday Event
Christmas Eve at Patina
12/24/2014
Patina

Holiday Event
Christmas Eve at Kendall's Brasserie and Bar
12/24/2014
Kendall's Brasserie & Bar

Holiday Event
Christmas Eve at Cafe Pinot
12/24/2014
Café Pinot

Holiday Event
Christmas Eve at Nick + Stef''s Steakhouse
12/24/2014
Nick & Stef's Steakhouse LA

Holiday Event
A Very Clippers Christmas
12/25/2014
Katsuya

Comedy
Good Looks
12/30/2014
play

Holiday Event
New Year's Eve at Nick and Stef's Steakhouse
12/31/2014
Nick & Stef's Steakhouse LA

Holiday Event
New Year's Eve @ Patina Restaurant
12/31/2014
Patina

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

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

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

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

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

Training
Introduction to Fiction Writing
10/6/2014 - 12/8/2014
UCLA Extension at Figueroa Courtyard

Holiday Event
Toy Loan Toy Drive
10/7/2014 - 12/23/2014
LA County DPSS

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

Theater
Takarazuka!!!
11/6/2014 - 12/7/2014
David Henry Hwang Theater

Shopping
Designer Evolution: From Screen to Street: The Premier Costume Designer Holiday Pop Up Shop
11/13/2014 - 12/20/2014
FIDM Museum & Galleries

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

Holiday Event
Umami Your Holiday!
11/17/2014 - 12/31/2014
Umami Burger Broadway

Holiday Event
Biltmore Holiday Traditional Afternoon Tea
11/28/2014 - 12/21/2014
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

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

Concert
Pictures at an Exhibition with Dudamel
12/4/2014 - 12/7/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Rashaun Mitchell and Stephin Merritt
12/4/2014 - 12/8/2014
REDCAT Theater

Concert
Toyota Symphonies for Youth: Jazz and the Orchestra
12/6/2014 - 12/13/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Holiday Event
A Pop-Up Village of our Favorite Makers
12/6/2014 - 12/7/2014
Grand Central Market

Shopping
Unique USA
12/6/2014 - 12/7/2014
California Market Center

Music
Jhene Aiko
12/7/2014 - 12/8/2014
Club NOKIA

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

Music
Phillip Phillips
12/11/2014 - 12/12/2014
Club NOKIA

Concert
Rachmaninoff’s Rhapsody
12/11/2014 - 12/14/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Theater
SparkleBlob's Jingle-Belling on the Outskirts of Greatness
12/11/2014 - 12/21/2014
Automata

Dance
Vintage Rhythm - Steven Mitchell & the L.A. All-Stars f/Carl Sonny Leyland
12/12/2014 - 12/13/2014
Lindy Loft

Dance
CalArts Winter Dance 2014
12/12/2014 - 12/13/2014
REDCAT Theater

Shopping
Black Halo & Black Halo Eve Sample Sale
12/12/2014 - 12/13/2014
Black Halo

Shopping
Apolis Sample Sale
12/12/2014 - 12/14/2014
Apolis Sample Sale

Shopping
Visit FIGat7th with the courtesy shuttle from USC!
12/12/2014 - 12/20/2014
FIGat7th

Music
Jhene Aiko
12/12/2014 - 12/13/2014
Club NOKIA

Holiday Event
Winter Holiday Festival
12/13/2014 - 12/14/2014
Pershing Square

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

Holiday Event
Las Posadas on Olvera Street
12/16/2014 - 12/24/2014
Olvera Street

Holiday Event
The Furies Present
12/18/2014 - 12/19/2014
Ebanos Crossing

Music
The Dan Band Holiday Show
12/19/2014 - 12/20/2014
Club NOKIA

Concert
All Mozart
12/19/2014 - 12/21/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Music
InTheMixLA presents The Sound Edition
12/19/2014 - 12/20/2014
Ebanos Crossing

Holiday Event
Breakfast with Santa at Music Center
12/20/2014 - 12/21/2014
Music Center

Concert
Set The Mood
12/20/2014 - 12/21/2014
Human Resources

Music
French Montana and Jeremih
12/21/2014 - 12/22/2014
Club NOKIA

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

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

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

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

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 with Pink Martini
12/31/2014 - 1/1/2015
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

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

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

Chili Bowl at Nick + Stef's Steakhouse
Nick & Stef's Steakhouse LA
Every Sunday, Monday, Thursday, 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

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

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

FIGat7th Art Walk Karaoke Happy Hour
FIGat7th
Every second Thursday, 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM



 
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