Spend time, not money on these best free things to di in LA his month!
August 1, 8, 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Hollywood & Highland Center
Hollywood & Highland hosts this weekly outdoor concert series featuring live music; this month will feature Josh Johnson (8/1) and Bria Skonberg (8/8).
August 01, 5:30 PM — 7:30 PM
Call your girlfriends and head to Williams Sonoma for a free #NationalGirlfriendsDay party with Milk Jar Cookies and Le Grand Courtage bubbly.
August 02, 7:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Sherman Oaks Galleria
Grab your wireless headphones and get your groove on for this choose-your-own-channel dance party in Sherman Oaks.
Aug 03, 10:00 PM — Aug 04, 2:00 AM
The Federal Bar
Get your nostalgia on and get your groove back at this Thursday-night old school hip hop and r&b throwback series in North Hollywood.
August 03, 7:00 PM — 10:00 PM
The next issue of Society6’s Art Quarterly magazine edition is being released, and they’re is celebrating with food, drinks, music, and tons of great art for sale.
August 03, 12:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Amplifier Pop-Up Studio
Stop into the activist design lab Amplifier’s LA pop-up shop to pick up free art, share your American identity story, and explore the art of resistance from more than 100 U.S.-based artists.
Thursdays & Saturdays, August 03-31, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Redondo Beach Pier
Bring a blanket and hit the pier for Thursday and Saturday night shows all month long, including performances by King Chris (8/3), Living Cover (8/17), and Like Zeppelin (8/26).
Aug 03, 7:00 PM — Aug 26, 12:00 AM
Burton Chace Park
Catch Matthew Morrison (8/3), Yo La Tengo (8/12), Giuseppe Verdi’s Aida (8/17), and Arturo Sandoval (8/26) live (and free!) by the water in Marina del Rey this August.
August 03, 7:00 PM
Go BOLD for the launch of the month-long Beverly Hills Open Later Days, with fireworks, extended shopping hours, live entertainment, fashion influencer events, and restaurant specials.
August 04, 11, 18 & 25, 4:00 PM
Every Friday this August, catch live shows from Tuxedo (8/4), Hanni El Khatib (8/11), Sinkane (8/18), and Quetzal (825) as part of the FIGat7th Downtown Festival.
Aug 05, 10:00 PM — Aug 06, 4:00 AM
The Belasco Theater
The 4th annual 1LIFE Thank You Party returns with a six-hour solo set from DJ/Producer ALEXANDER at The Belasco Theater.
August 05, 19, 8:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Burton Chace Park
Bring the whole family along to Marina del Rey’s Burton Chace Park for two August screenings: Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory (8/5) and Swiss Family Robinson (8/19).
August 06, 9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
Beverly Hills Farmers Market
This August, get in a pickle with the Beverly Hills Farmers’ Market’s curated contest featuring two categories: “Best Dill Pickle in Beverly Hills” and “I Can Pickle That!”
August 06, 4:00 PM — 7:00 PM
UNION Night Club
Celebrate Jamaica’s 55th Independence Celebration with this festival and dancehall party at UNION.
August 06, 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Bring the whole family along for the August edition of Smorgasburg’s family day, featuring live music, cotton candy, and balloon creations.
August 07, 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market 365 Santa Monica
Get a first look at the new Whole Foods 365 in Santa Monica, with samples, a live DJ, and patio games.
August 03, 10 & 17, 7:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Santa Monica Pier
The 2017 summer season of Twilight Concerts on the Santa Monica Pier wraps up with Mon Laferte (8/10) and Warpaint (8/17).
August 11, 18 & 25, 8:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Dockweiler Youth Center
This month, Dockweiler Youth Center will showcase three family-friendly movies on the beach: Storks (8/11), Moana (8/18), and Kubo and The Two Strings (8/25).
August 13, 9:45 AM — 11:00 AM
Instructor Megan Matthews will lead this free Zumba fitness class at Athleta Santa Monica.
Aug 18, 10:00 PM — Aug 19, 2:00 AM
Channel your inner Marie Antoinette for an evening of costumes, live aerial and burlesque performances, absinthe, crepes, and even more magic at LA’s most beautiful bar.
August 20, 6:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Jam out to Ghost in the Machine, a tribute to The Police, as part of the Agoura Hills summer concert in the park series.
Angels Point Road
Get your wiiings at Red Bull’s build-your-own soapbox race, as the competition takes to Angels Point Road in Elysian Park for a day of competition, creativity, and (most importantly) fun.
August 20, 10:00 AM — 4:00 PM
Popup BBQ vendors take over ROW DTLA for this edition of Smorgasburg.
Aug 24, 10:00 PM — Aug 25, 2:00 AM
Funk, disco, and house beats meets Caribbean, Latin, and Afro rhythms at this live DTLA Afrolicious show.
August 24, 8:00 PM — 10:00 PM
The August edition of Reprise at the W Los Angeles – West Beverly Hills will feature specialty cocktails, art by Jimmy Warhol, and a live performance by electro group Intergalactix.
August 25, 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM
So Spa Los Angeles
The grand re-opening of Sofitel Los Angeles’ So Spa will feature cocktails and light bites as well as complimentary chair massages, hand treatments, skin consultations, and demos.
August 30, 7:00 PM — 10:00 PM
It’s time to get redemption for losing the middle school spelling bee in the final round—for $5, you get a mixed shot for every round you can correctly spell a word!
August 31, 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Join Michelle Tam, the New York Times bestselling author of Nom Nom Paleo: Food for Humans, for the launch of her brand new cookbook, Ready or Not!