TCM Classic Film Festival
From Thursday, April 10 to Sunday, April 13, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will be hosting a Film Festival in the heart of Hollywood. This weekend, enjoy a variety of fantastic films on the big screen ranging from Gone with the Wind to Godzilla.
April 10 – April 13
For more information on tickets, venues and a schedule of screenings/presentations, please visit filmfestival.tcm.com
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books is the premier event for bookworms. Connect with books and authors, plus get your fill of live bands, poetry readings, live art demonstrations, panel discussions, and more!
Saturday, April 12 | 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, April 13 | 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Free (Only indoor Conversations, Book Prizes, and Festival After Dark require tickets)
University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA 90089
For more information, please visit events.latimes.com/festivalofbooks
Grilled Cheese Invitational
This weekend, don’t miss the final Grilled Cheese Invitational. The epic food festival combines two of our favorite things: cheese and bread. Watch professional and amateur chefs compete to become the Grilled Cheese Champion whilst sampling heavenly, buttery, cheesy sandwiches.
Saturday, April 12
11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
$15 – $25
Los Angeles Center Studios
1201 W. 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90017
For more information, please visit grilledcheeseinvitational.com
SLOW Art Day at CAFAM
Slow Art Day encourages people to look at and experience art slowly. This Saturday head over to the Craft and Folk Art Museum for an afternoon of art appreciation including a discussion with the museum host and other guests. Don’t forget to bring your bag lunch!
Saturday, April 12
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Free w/ museum admission
Bring your own lunch
Craft and Folk Art Museum
5814 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90036
For more information, please visit www.cafam.org/programs/
Los Angeles Avocado Festival
Avocados have been called a “perfect” food. We couldn’t agree more. This Sunday, attend the Los Angeles Avocado Festival and try a wide variety of dishes featuring avocados or topped with delicious guacamole. Plus, enjoy live music, craft vendors, cooking demonstrations and more.
Sunday, April 13
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Main Street & Cesar Chavez Ave.
Downtown Los Angeles, CA 90012
For more information, please visit