Community Events

Public Safety Appreciation BBQ

For the 20th consecutive year, the DCBID will host its annual community BBQ to acknowledge law enforcement and public safety personnel for making Downtown LA a safe and vital community. The event is held at Bank of America Plaza where guests enjoy a barbeque lunch, live music, giveaways, and more.

Next Event: September 26, 2019





DTLA Halloween Festival

Children and their families living and working in Downtown Los Angeles are invited to celebrate Halloween at our 12th Annual Halloween Festival in Grand Hope Park at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM). Families will enjoy hot dogs, face painters, bounce houses, arts and crafts tables, puppet shows, trick-or-treat doors, and more!

Next Event: October 31, 2019 


Dog Day

Our Dog Day event draws  Downtown LA residents, workers, and over 1,000 of their canine friends to the FIGat7th Plaza for a free community-building event. Attendees enjoy mingling, music, pet-related vendor displays, giveaways, and great food.

Next Event: July 2020



Resident Mixer Series

As part of our community outreach, the DCBID produces a quarterly Resident Mixer in Downtown LA. We invite residents within DCBID boundaries to enjoy appetizers, drinks, and a brief presentation of the resources we provide to residents.  

Next Event:  December 10, 2019