Watermelon is the quintessential fruit of the summer. So this weekend, head over to Pasadena to celebrate this seasonal treat. Enjoy great food, live music, contests, games, demonstrations and all-you-can-eat watermelon.
Friday, August 16 | 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Saturday, August 17 | 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Sunday, August 18 | 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM
$10 General Admission
1001 Rose Bowl Dr
Pasadena, CA 91103
For more information, please visit lionswatermelonfestival.com
Echo Park Rising
The East Side’s annual summer music festival is this weekend! With a HUGE line-up of bands, including favorites like Happy Hollows, The Lonely Wild, and Eastern Conference Champions, there is something for everyone. Plus, enjoy local restaurants, food trucks, and more!
Saturday, August 17 – Sunday, August 18
11:00 AM – 2:00 AM
Free ($20-$25 for VIP Tickets)
Sunset Blvd and surrounding streets in Echo Park (visit website for list of venues)
For more information, please visit echoparkrising.com
Guys! Are you ready for a taco feast featuring the tastiest tacos on the East side? We can’t wait to stuff ourselves! This Saturday, head to Boyle Heights for the L.A. Taco Festival and enjoy great food, music and art!
Saturday, August 17
12:00 pm – 8:00 PM
Mariachi Plaza Station
First Street and Boyle Ave
For more information, please visit www.latacofestival.com
Santa Monica Tour Da Arts
This looks like an absolute blast. The Santa Monica Museum of Art hosts this annual biking festival and event includes a tour of the current SMMoA exhibition, bike tune-ups, performances, food, drink, music and more!
Sunday, August 18
11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Santa Monica Museum of Art
Bergamot Station Arts Center, Building G1
2525 Michigan Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90404
For more information and to RSVP, please visit smmoa.org
Rosemary’s Baby / Repulsion at the Egyptian
To celebrate Roman Polanski’s 80th birthday, the Egyptian Theatre is screening his films. This Sunday, watch two classics (including one of our favorite horror films), Rosemary’s Baby and Repulsion.
Sunday, August 18
$11 General Admission
6712 Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood, CA 90028
For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.americancinemathequecalendar.com