John Williams: Maestro of the Movies
John Williams has written some of the most recognizable movie scores of all time, including Raiders of the Lost Ark and Star Wars. This weekend, enjoy an al fresco concert at the Hollywood Bowl as John Williams conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Event also includes a special tribute to composer Henry Mancini with guest appearance by Julie Andrews.
Friday, August 30 and Saturday, August 31
$17 – $181.50
2301 N Highland Ave
Hollywood, CA 90068
For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.hollywoodbowl.com
L.A. County Fair
It’s opening weekend at the L.A. County Fair. Get ready for music, rides, shopping and plenty of funnel cakes to go ‘round.
Friday, August 30 – Sunday, September 1 (fair continues through September 29)
3:00 PM – 12:00 AM on Friday
10:00 AM – 12:00 AM on Saturday and Sunday
Please visit site for ticketing information.
1101 W. McKinley Ave
Pomona, CA 91768
For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.lacountyfair.com/2013/
The Taste: Food & Wine Festival
This may be one of the biggest and most anticipated food events in Los Angeles all year. The Los Angeles Times’ The Taste is a feast for the senses with themed events, cooking demonstrations, samples, and more.
Friday, August 30 – Sunday, September 1
Ticket prices vary. Please visit site for additional information.
5555 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles, 90038
For more information, please visit events.latimes.com/taste/
626 Night Market
626 Night Market is the largest Asian Night market, serving up delectable treats, including edibles from over 150 vendors of street foods, merchandise, beer & spirits and more. Sounds like a great way to spend your Labor Day weekend!
Saturday, August 31—Sunday, September 1
4:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Santa Anita Park
285 W Huntington Dr
Arcadia, CA 91007
For more information, please visit www.626nightmarket.com
Vertigo at Electric Dusk Drive-in
This weekend, see one of Alfred Hitchcock’s most critically acclaimed films at downtown’s rooftop drive-in theater, Electric Dusk. Vertigo happens to be one of our favorite films and we can’t wait to see it on the big screen.
Saturday, August 31
8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Electric Dusk Drive-In
1000 San Julian St. (enter on 11th St.)
Los Angeles, CA 90015
For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit electricduskdrivein.ticketleap.com