Mark your cal for these pop-up shops and markets, stylish soirées, trunk shows, and other cool Los Angeles events.
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Ongoing Pop-Up Shops & Events
Beverly Center Pride Celebrations (Beverly Grove): In celebration of Pride Month, the Beverly Center is hosting several month-long activities. Every night, the mall is lighting up the exterior of their center with PRIDE-inspired, rainbow colors. Many of the center's favorite shops like Michael Kors, MCM and more will be running special deals and offerings throughout the month. Joining the activations this year is the new Bubble Spectacular show in Grand Court. On Saturdays and Sundays, at the top of each hour, a sea of bubbles will cover the center with colorful lights.
When: Tuesday, June 1 to Wednesday, June 30
Where: Beverly Center, 8500 Beverly Blvd., L.A., 90036
Pride Publics: Words and Actions (WeHo): June is Pride Month and there are plenty of celebrations and activities happening in Los Angeles. One Archives Foundation is hosting a month-long multisite exhibition curated by Rubén Esparza. The public site features 28 large-scale posters that explore important themes for the LGBTQ+ community including trailblazers.
When: Saturday, June 5 through Thursday, July 1
Where: 686 North Robertson Blvd., West Hollywood, 90069
Cuyana in Motion (Culver City): Cuyana has teamed up with Toyota for Cuyana in Motion, a new traveling fashion showroom. The innovative mobile retail space will travel across Los Angeles and the first stop on the tour will be in Culver City's Platform. Visitors will be able to shop the accessory brand's top-selling products including their Oversized Double Loop Bag, Classic Tote, Panama Hat, jewelry and more.
When: Thursday, June 10 through Sunday, July 25
Where: Platform, 8850 Washington Blvd., Culver City, 90232
Rainbow Road Art Walk (Santa Monica): Rainbow Road is taking over the Third Street Promenade in honor of Pride month. Beginning June 4, guests can take a stroll and see 13 incredible one-of-a-kind art installations by LGBTQIA+ artists. Find out more here.
When: Friday, June 4 through Wednesday, June 30
Where: Downtown Santa Monica, 1351 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, 90401
Elsewhere At the Madcap Motel (Arts District): After being postponed for nearly a year due to the pandemic, the Elsewhere at Madcap Motel is finally opening its doors for visitors. The immersive experience will allow guests to journey through a time-warping worm-hole and take photos in the many decorative rooms. Tickets are $30 for children and $40 for adults; you can purchase them here. We're also giving away a pair of tickets to one lucky winner. Enter to win here.
When: Now through Sunday, June 27
Where: Elsewhere at the Madcap Motel, 940 East 4th St., L.A., 90013
Thursday, June 17
Rooftop Cinema Club Coco Screening (El Segundo): Rooftop Cinema Club is back and they're bringing their movie nights back on the roof. Bring the whole family to watch Disney Pixar's Coco Tickets for one lounge seat start at $18.50; book your spot now.
When: Thursday, June 17 at 4 p.m.
Where: Rooftop Cinema Club El Segundo, 1310 E Franklin Ave., El Segundo, 90245
Proud Together (WeHo): Equality California and Weedmaps are teaming up for an in-person pride event at the iconic L.A. gay bar, The Abbey. Stop by and watch performances by Laganja Estranga, Gia Banks, Miss Shu Mai and DJ Asha. Tickets are $50 including cocktails; purchase them here.
When: Thursday, June 17 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: The Chapel at The Abbey, 696 N Robertson Blvd., WeHo, 90069
Friday, June 18
Bingo Under the Stars in Celebration of LA Pride with Backstreet Boys & *NSYNC (Beverly Grove): Backstreets's back, alright! Well, sort of. In celebration of Pride, Th Grove is hosting a game night featuring Nick Carter and AJ McLean of Backstreet Boys and *NSYNC's Lance Bass and Joey Fatone. The experience will feature 10 games of Bingo and performances from both boy bands. Tickets are $50, and a portion of ticket sales will go directly to LA Pride. Purchase your tickets here.
When: Friday, June 18 at 7 p.m.
Where: The Grove's Level 8, 189 The Grove Dr., L.A., 90036
Saturday, June 19
Creative Communal Makers Market (Playa Vista): Runway Playa Vista will be hosting their first Makers Market along with Creative Communal. Shop from various local artisans, and enjoy photo opps, family fun, live music and more.
When: Saturday, June 19 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m
Where: Runway Playa Vista, 12775 Millennium Dr., Playa Vista, 90094
Juneteenth Drive-Thru Parade (Inglewood): After a successful first-year celebration, JLA is throwing their second annual Juneteenth drive-thru. The event will honor communities and celebrate Black independence in South Central. Register your vehicle now here, and if you're unable to drive you can also participate in the street parade.
When: Saturday, June 19 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Inglewood High School, 231 Grevillea Ave., Inglewood, 90301
Leimert Park Rising Juneteenth (Leimert): To celebrate Juneteenth, Leimert Park Rising is throwing a city-wide celebration. Visitors can enjoy live music, cultural cuisine, art and more to honor the important holiday. Stay up-to-date on the daily lineup and schedule here.
When: Saturday, June 19 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Leimert Park Village, 4337 Degnan Blvd., L.A., 90008
Sunday, June 20
Cars & Coffee with Porche (Beverly Grove): Car lovers and early birds can combine their two favorite things at this fun event. In partnership with Porche, The Grove is hosting an auto event featuring where guests can enjoy a nice cup of coffee and talk cars with like-minded enthusiasts. RSVP for the event here!
When: Sunday, June 20 from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Where: The Grove, 189 The Grove Dr., L.A., 90036
Father's Day at The Original Farmers Market (Beverly Gove): Looking for a place to bring your pops for Father's Day? Look no further, because the Original Farmers Market is the perfect spot. Your sweets-loving dad can enjoy great deals from Bob's Coffee & Doughnuts, Michelina and more. Plus, the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is giving away a free drink with a purchase of a regular or larger size latte or Ice Blended drink, all weekend long. Find out more here.
When: Sunday, June 20 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: The Original Farmers Market, 6333 W 3rd St., L.A.,90036
Sant'olina Father's Day Brunch & Dinner (Beverly Hills): The Mediterranean eatery Sant'olina is serving up something delicious for Father's Day weekend. Guests can enjoy a delicious brunch, dinner along with bottomless Michelob Ultra and Bloody Mary's. Reserve your spot here.
When: Sunday, June 20 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Rooftop at The Beverly Hilton, 9876 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, 90210
Melrose Trading Post (Melrose): Continuing their Sunday stay, the Melrose Trading Post is back and hosting their weekly flea market. Visitors can shop art, clothing, furniture, beauty products, and more from local vendors. Safety protocols include limited capacity and mandatory masks. Tickets to RSVP for the Melrose Trading post are $5; buy online here.
When: Sunday, June 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fairfax High School, 7850 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Saturday, June 26
Cooling Down Sunset (WeHo): The social wellness club, Remedy Place is hosting a summer kick-off event. Cooling Down Sunset is an outdoor run and recovery ice bath experience. To start off the event, guests will be participating in a 15-minute warm-up followed by a one-mile group one. After the run, guests can recover in a six-minute outdoor guided ice bath and enjoy a live DJ set. Tickets are $35; purchase them online here.
When: Saturday, June 26 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Remedy Place, 8305 Sunset Blvd., WeHo, 90069