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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Thursday Beer Tasting Social

Event of the Week

Thursday Beer Tasting Social

Urban Radish

9/27/2013 - 12/31/2016

Join us every Thursday night for our Beer Tasting Social!

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Events for Apr. 2014

Mar. 31, 2014Apr. 1, 2014

Performance
Tuesday Night Cafe - April 1 - Season Opener
4/1/2014
Aratani Courtyard

Concert
Black Hi-Lighter Affair Residency Kick Off
4/3/2014
The Belasco Theater

Sports
Dodgers Opening Day
4/4/2014
Dodger Stadium

Special Event
First Fridays - April 4
4/4/2014
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

Special Event
Los Angeles Beer Festival
4/5/2014
Los Angeles Center Studios

Special Event
J-Town's 130th Birthday Bash
4/5/2014
Nishi Hongwanji L.A.

Special Event
¡Taco Madness!
4/5/2014
Grand Park

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Toyota Symphonies for Youth: Finding Patterns in Music
4/5/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Benefit
7th Annual Fight For Air Climb Los Angeles
4/5/2014
AON Center

Special Event
Patina Cooking Class
4/5/2014
Patina

Museum
2nd Annual Spring Kid’s Craft Day for Hipster Kids
4/5/2014
FIDM Museum Shop

Special Event
Investing in Working Families Event
4/5/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Dance
Free Sample Class: Pop Video w/ Cecilia
4/6/2014
Your Neighborhood Studio

Special Event
CicLAvia - Iconic Wilshire Boulevard
4/6/2014

Concert
LA Master Chorale’s Minimalist Masterworks Concert
4/6/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Expo/Conference
Quinceanera.com Expo and Fashion Show Los Angeles 2014
4/6/2014

Opera
Lucia di Lammermoor
4/6/2014

Special Event
L.A. Weekly 35th Annual Theater Awards
4/7/2014
Exchange L.A.

Dance
Free Sample Class: AfroFunkDance w/ Tanita
4/7/2014
Your Neighborhood Studio

Special Event
Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day
4/8/2014
Ben & Jerry's

Music
The Drop: Ingrid Michaelson
4/8/2014
The GRAMMY Museum

Concert
Colburn Academy Virtuosi Concert
4/8/2014
Thayer Hall, The Colburn School

Music
Ziggy Marley
4/8/2014
Club NOKIA

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Maximum Minimalism
4/8/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Katia & Marielle Labèque: Minimalist Dream House
4/9/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Music
Minimalist Dreamhouse
4/9/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Vinny Golia Large Ensemble
4/9/2014
REDCAT Theater

Exhibit
Transmissions: Group Exhibition at DAC Gallery April 10 - May 2
4/10/2014
DAC Gallery

Special Event
Special Needs Network Presents the 8th Annual Legislative Breakfast
4/11/2014
California African American Museum

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Gordon, Riley & Adams
4/11/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Gordon, Riley & Adams
4/12/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Toyota Symphonies for Youth: Finding Patterns in Music
4/12/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Scavenger Hunt
CityRace - Downtown Los Angeles: Center of the City of Angels
4/12/2014
Pershing Square

Special Event
Spring Egg Hunt
4/12/2014
Pershing Square

Special Event
The Grilled Cheese Invitational
4/12/2014
Los Angeles Center Studios

Benefit
Incredible L.A. Lofts Tour
4/13/2014

Festival
Los Angeles Avocado Festival
4/13/2014
Olvera Street

Special Event
2nd Annual Heart of the City 5K
4/13/2014
California Hospital Medical Center

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Gordon, Riley & Adams
4/13/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Lecture/Debate
Live Talks: Ed Catmull
4/14/2014

Holiday Event
Community Seder
4/14/2014

Music
Sam Smith
4/15/2014
The Belasco Theater

Music
The Drop: Carlene Carter
4/15/2014
The GRAMMY Museum

none
Tax Day Tuesday - Happy Hour
4/15/2014
Café Pinot

none
Tax Day Tuesday - Happy Hour
4/15/2014
Nick & Stef's Steakhouse LA

none
Tax Day Tuesday - Happy Hour
4/15/2014
Kendall's Brasserie & Bar

Performance
Tuesday Night Cafe
4/15/2014
Aratani Courtyard

Music
John Adams Conducts Members of the Colburn Orchestra
4/16/2014
Zipper Hall at Colburn School of Performing Arts

Performance
Celebrity Autobiography: The Music Edition, Volume 4
4/16/2014
The GRAMMY Museum

Concert
Juan Gabriel
4/16/2014
NOKIA Theatre L.A. Live

Special Event
Boosters Police Recognition Annual Luncheon & Awards Ceremony
4/16/2014
Omni Hotel Los Angeles

Concert
Juan Gabriel
4/17/2014
NOKIA Theatre L.A. Live

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Glass' The CIVIL warS
4/17/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Concert
Baroque Violinist Elizabeth Blumenstock Plays Vivaldi with LA Chamber Orchestra
4/17/2014
Zipper Hall at Colburn School of Performing Arts

Music
Fusicology Fridays at FIGat7th
4/18/2014
FIGat7th

Performance
An evening of traditional french cabaret in the heart of LA
4/18/2014
First & Hope American Bistro

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: An Evening of Andriessen
4/18/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Music
Rufus Wainwright
4/18/2014
The Orpheum Theatre

Shopping
Arts District Flea Grand Opening
4/18/2014

Holiday Event
Easter Saturday Brunch at Local Table
4/19/2014
Local Table

Music
Brokechella
4/19/2014

Concert
Minimalist Jukebox: Glass' the CIVIL warS
4/19/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Performance
World City: Khukh Tenger & Huun-Huur Tu
4/19/2014
W.M. Keck Children''s Amphitheatre

Festival
NewFilmmakers LA April 19th Screening
4/19/2014
NewFilmmakers Los Angeles | AT&T Center

Special Event
Exploring Oregon Wines
4/19/2014
Eat Drink Americano

none
Fred Jordan Mission & Rowe Cuisine's
4/19/2014
Fred Jordan Mission

Dance
Free Sample Class: Yoga Booty Ballet w/ Agatha
4/19/2014
Your Neighborhood Studio

Holiday Event
Easter Brunch Buffet at Millennium Biltmore Hotel
4/20/2014
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

Special Event
Easter Brunch
4/20/2014
Checkers Downtown Restaurant

Festival
6th Annual Downtown Easter Fest
4/20/2014
Grand Hope Park @ FIDM

Holiday Event
Easter/ Passover Brunch at The Midnight Mission
4/20/2014
The Midnight Mission

Concert
Pittance Chamber Music Debut Concert
4/20/2014
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Holiday Event
Easter Sunday Mass at Our Lady of the Angels
4/20/2014
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels

Music
The Drop: Mary Gauthier
4/21/2014
The GRAMMY Museum

Sports
Free Lessons from the Pros
4/22/2014
SPiN LA at The Standard Downtown LA

Special Event
A Man Called Destruction: The Life and Music of Alex Chilton, From Box Tops to Big Star to Backdoor Man
4/23/2014
The GRAMMY Museum

Special Event
LAHQ Annual Awards Luncheon
4/24/2014
The California Club

Lecture/Debate
Will Obamacare Succeed? Drew Altman,PhD, President & CEO, Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, Speaks to Town Hall Los Angeles
4/24/2014
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles

Music
Gibson Dunn Rush Hour Series: Quintessential Quartet
4/24/2014
The Colburn School

Special Event
Free Paper Shredding Event at Water and Power Community Credit Union
4/25/2014
Water and Power Community Credit Union

Performance
Tease, If You Please!
4/25/2014
First & Hope American Bistro

Special Event
Small Business Friday
4/25/2014
SPiN LA at The Standard Downtown LA

Music
Cheyenne Jackson: Music of the Mad Men Era
4/26/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Benefit
Kids 4 Kids 5K & 10K Run/Walk
4/27/2014
STAPLES Center

none
City Tavern Sunday Street Party
4/27/2014
City Tavern Downtown Los Angeles

Music
The Colburn Orchestra at Walt Disney Concert Hall
4/27/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Special Event
State of the Arts Symposium
4/27/2014
LA Public Library - Central

Lecture/Debate
Town Hall Los Angeles presents: Los Angeles at the Tipping Point: World Class City or the Next Detroit?
4/29/2014
City Club Los Angeles

Ongoing Events

Performance
TEASE, If You Please
11/1/2013 - 4/1/2014
First & Hope American Bistro

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

Exhibit
First Fridays
1/10/2014 - 5/2/2014
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles

Music
Casual Fridays at the Walt Disney Concert Hall
1/17/2014 - 5/30/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Tour
Free LA Tour
1/30/2014 - 1/1/2015
Union Station

Museum
Bliss: 19th-Century Wedding Gowns from The Helen Larson Historic Fashion Collection
2/19/2014 - 7/5/2014
FIDM Museum & Galleries

Museum
22nd Annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design
2/19/2014 - 4/26/2014
FIDM Museum & Galleries

Comedy
Pygmalion: My Fair Lady - The Play
2/28/2014 - 4/5/2014
Archway Studio and Theatre

Theater
Harmony
3/4/2014 - 4/13/2014
Ahmanson Theatre

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

Exhibit
LA Heat: Taste Changing Condiments
3/13/2014 - 7/12/2014
Chinese American Museum

Music
Minimalist Jukebox Festival
3/16/2014 - 5/4/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

none
March Madness in Bugis Street Brasserie at the Biltmore
3/18/2014 - 4/7/2014
Bugis Street Brasserie

Exhibit
Drag Queens, Rent Boys, Pick Pockets, Junkies, Rock Stars and Punks
3/22/2014 - 4/17/2014
Lethal Amounts

none
Two For Tableside
3/24/2014 - 5/16/2014
Café Pinot

Exhibit
Because L.A.
3/28/2014 - 5/1/2014
Homegirl Cafe

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

Exhibit
Mike Kelley
3/31/2014 - 7/28/2014
Geffen Contemporary at MOCA

Theater
Trajal Harrell: Antigone Sr./Twenty Looks or Paris is Burning at the Judson Church (L)
4/3/2014 - 4/6/2014
REDCAT Theater

Museum
Javier Téllez: Games are forbidden in the labyrinth
4/5/2014 - 6/1/2014
REDCAT Theater

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

Music
The Blue Ribbon Children's Festival
4/9/2014 - 4/11/2014
Music Center

Shopping
Greylin Sample Sale April 2014
4/10/2014 - 4/12/2014
Greylin HQ

Film
Go with Le Flo World Theatrical Premiere
4/11/2014 - 4/24/2014
Downtown Independent

Theater
Salome
4/11/2014 - 5/11/2014
Archway Studio and Theatre

Dance
Paul Taylor Dance Company
4/11/2014 - 4/13/2014
Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Concert
Gordon, Riley & Adams
4/11/2014 - 4/13/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Theater
The Tallest Tree in the Forest
4/12/2014 - 5/25/2014
Mark Taper Forum at the Music Center

Festival
LA Times Festival of Books
4/12/2014 - 4/13/2014

Music
Anne LeBaron: Portrait Concerts
4/12/2014 - 4/13/2014
REDCAT Theater

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

Training
Grantsmanship Training Program
4/14/2014 - 4/18/2014
The Grantsmanship Center

Theater
Spring Events with the Center Theatre Group
4/15/2014 - 6/1/2014
Ahmanson Theatre

Theater
Premeditation
4/17/2014 - 5/11/2014
Los Angeles Theatre Center

Workshop
Mindful Meditation
4/17/2014 - 5/29/2014
ALOUD @ Central Library

Concert
Glass’ the CIVIL warS
4/17/2014 - 4/19/2014
Walt Disney Concert Hall

Dance
Emio Greco | PC: ROCCO
4/17/2014 - 4/19/2014
REDCAT Theater

Theater
This End Up
4/18/2014 - 4/27/2014
The Vault at Big Art Warehouse

Miscellaneous
Easter Brunch
4/19/2014 - 4/20/2014
The Restaurant at The Standard, Downtown LA

Theater
The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess
4/22/2014 - 6/1/2014
Ahmanson Theatre

Music
Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin: Common Ground
4/24/2014 - 4/25/2014
The GRAMMY Museum

Shopping
Black Halo Sample Sale
4/25/2014 - 4/26/2014
Black Halo

Expo/Conference
Artisanal LA Spring Show
4/26/2014 - 4/27/2014
LA MART

Film
REDCAT International Children’s Film Festival 2014
4/26/2014 - 5/11/2014
Gallery at REDCAT

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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

Thursday Beer Tasting Social
Urban Radish
Every Thursday, 6:00 PM - 9:00 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


Regular Monthly Events

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

Downtown Flea
Downtown Flea
Every fourth Sunday, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Art Walk

Every, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Tuesday Night Cafe

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

Hells Belles Burlesque Presents: Whiskey Royale
First & Hope American Bistro
Every first Thursday, 09:00 PM - 11:00 PM



 
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