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
Disney+ Stories Continue Tour (Santa Monica): Disney+ is closing out their Stories Continue Tour at the Santa Monica Pier. The streaming service is giving fans a chance to check out props from their favorite series. Visitors can stop by and enjoy special photo moments, giveaways, live entertainment and more. The event is free but, make sure you get there early because capacity is limited.
When: Friday, Aug. 13 through Saturday, Aug. 14 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Santa Monica Pier, 258 Colorado Ave., Santa Monica, 90401
American Horror Story Night Bites Bakery (Beverly Grove): In celebration of the upcoming 10th season of American Horror Story, FX will be opening their AHS "Night Bites Bakery." Fans will be able to try sweet treats inspired by the series and enjoy the twisted world of AHS. Reserve your spot to attend the 18+ experience here. Fans who can't make the event can order exclusive cookie drops online here.
When: Wednesday, Aug. 11 through Saturday, Aug. 14 from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Where: 8016 West 3rd St., L.A. 90048
Winc and Ride Alto "Bring the Party" (Los Angeles): Winc is teaming up with Los Angeles' new car service, Ride Alto, for the summer. Angelenos can book their car service through the app and use the code WINC for 50% off all rides for the weekend. Also, every ride will have Winc's Summer Water Rosé Droplets.
When: Friday, Aug. 13 through Sunday, Aug. 15 at 5 p.m.
Where: Los Angeles, CA
Afterpay Back to School-Inspired Pop-Up Tour (Hollywood): To help you prepare to go back to school, Afterpay is hosting a mobile pop-up that will offer shoppers fun activations. These experiences include a Gap augmented reality try-on, Bed Bath & Beyond 3D college room designer and more.
When: Saturday, Aug. 14 through Sunday, Aug. 15 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Dolby Theatre, 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, 90028
Burger Week at L.A. Live (DTLA): It's time for some burgers! L.A. Live is hosting its annual Burger Week and guests can stop by participating restaurants to enjoy food and drink specials. Some of the spots include Glance Lobby Bar, Katsuya and Smashburger. Find out more about the deals here.
When: Now through Sunday, Aug. 15
Where: L.A. Live, 800 W Olympic Blvd., L.A., 90015
Ganni "Let's Go Outside" Pop-Up (Costa Mesa): The Danish fashion brand, Ganni, is hosting its "Let's Go Outside" pop-up at the South Coast Plaza. Fans will be able to visit the two-week pop-up and explore the brand's eponymous exclusive capsule collection.
When: Now through Sunday, Aug. 15
Where: South Coast Plaza, 3333 Bristol St., Costa Mesa, 92626
Michael Stars Vintage Tee Tour (Multiple Locations): In celebration of Michael Stars' 35th anniversary, the brand is hitting the road with a mobile "tee tour." The Michael Stars Vintage truck will be making stops across SoCal. Guests can shop for nostalgic screen-printed tees featuring the iconic original '80s and '90s designs. See the full lineup above.
When: Now through Friday, Aug. 27
Where: Multiple Locations
The Lost Warhols Presents "Bling Bling" By Randall Byers Opening (Beverly Hills): Art curator Karen Bystedt and The Lost Warhols are bringing a new gallery to the Beverly Center. The Bling Bling Gallery by Randall Byers will feature large-scale art pieces and photo opps. Admission is $10; find out more here.
When: Now through September
Where: Beverly Center, 8500 Beverly Blvd., L.A., 90048
The Oasis Rooftop Cocktail Lounge (DTLA): There's a new rooftop spot popping up at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE. Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening, guests can be transported to a Marrakesh-inspired hideaway. The spot will be decorated with beautiful cabanas, photo backdrops and delicious curated cocktails, of course. Tickets are $45.00 per person; buy them here.
When: Now through Saturday, Sept. 4 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. Live, 900 West Olympic Blvd., L.A., 90015
Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood (Burbank): Warner Bros. Studio Tour is back and they have a new look! The popular Hollywood attraction invites guests to their walkthrough studio tour for a behind-the-scenes look at some movie magic. Check out props and recreated sets from films like the D.C. Universe and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Guests can also enjoy some delicious bites and drinks inspired by the series Friends. Tickets are $57 (For SoCal residents) $69 (For non-residents); buy them online here.
When: Ongoing Thursdays through Mondays
Where: Warner Bros. Studio, 3400 Warner Blvd., Burbank, 91505
Thursday, Aug. 12
Flying Embers Popup at Hama Sushi (Venice): Flying Embers is serving delicious Hard Kombuchas and Hard Seltzers every Thursday. Several DJs and artists will also be stopping by for music and art installations.
When: Thursday, Aug. 12 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Hama Sushi, 213 Windward Ave., Venice, 90291
Grease Screening at Rooftop Cinema Club Drive-In (Santa Monica): Rooftop Cinema Club is back and they're bringing their movie nights back drive-in style. The outdoor theater will be screening our favorite musical flick, Grease. Tickets for one parking spot start at $29; book your spot now.
When: Thursday, Aug. 12 at 8:15 p.m.
Where: Rooftop Cinema Club Santa Monica Airport, 3233 Donald Douglas Loop S, Santa Monica, 90405
Friday, Aug. 13
Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic Tickets Go On Sale (Pacific Palisades): The Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic is slated to make its triumphant return Saturday, Oct. 2. Picnic lovers and polo-goers can enjoy a day of champagne, fashion, music and more. They can also enjoy the new enhancements: Picnic Lawn, Rosé Garden, and La Grande Dame Cabanas. Tickets start at $110 per ticket; purchase them online here.
When: Friday, Aug. 13 at 12 p.m.
Where: Will Rogers State Historic Park, 1501 Will Rogers State Park Rd., Pacific Palisades, 90272
Pop-Tarts x Lyrical Lemonade Experience (Hollywood): Pop-Tarts and artists of Lyrical Lemonade are taking over Melrose with their pop-up experience. To celebrate the release of their limited edition n Pop-Tarts x Lyrical Lemonade Lemon Creme Pie, they will be hosting a fun experience to give 50 lucky fans custom back-to-school gear. Find out more here!
When: Friday, Aug. 13 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Dom Gallery, 700 N Fairfax Ave., L.A., 90046
Outfest Los Angeles Film Festival Opening Night Gala (Pacific Palisades): To kick off the Outfest LA Film Festival, Cinespia and the LGBTQ+ nonprofit are hosting an opening night gala. Moviegoers can check out a screening of Everybody's Talking About Jamie. There will also be in-person appearances and performances from DJ Bri Giger, Max Harwood, Bianca del Rio and more. General admission is $50; buy them online here.
When: Friday, Aug. 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Hollywood Forever Cemetery, 6000 Santa Monica Blvd., L.A., 90038
Saturday, Aug. 14
Pickwick Vintage Show (Burbank): The Pickwick Vintage Show is hosting their outdoor garden event. Guests can shop from over 65 local vintage vendors who will be selling clothing, jewelry and accessories. Entry is limited and reservations are required. Tickets start at $5; purchase them here.
When: Saturday, Aug. 14 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Pickwick Gardens, 1001 West Riverside Dr., Burbank, 91506
Sender One Grand Opening (Playa Vista): The family-friendly indoor rock climbing center is finally opening. To celebrate, Sender One is throwing a party, and you're all invited! Playa Vista residents can enjoy a day full of music, games, giveaways and a fun climbing scavenger hunt. The event is free for existing Sender One members, and $15 discounted day passes will be available all day long for non-members. Walk-ins are welcome but, it's probably best that you RSVP to guarantee your spot here.
When: Saturday, Aug. 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Sender One Climbing Playa Vista, 2775 W Millennium Suite 4-140A, L.A., 90094
Sunday, Aug. 15
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, Aug. 15 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fairfax High School, 7850 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Wednesday, Aug. 18
Black-ish " It's On The House-Ish" (Beverly Grove): ABC's hit series Black-ish is taking over The Grove for a one-day event in honor of their five Emmy Nominations. "On The House-Ish" will gift fans with a day of free parking and exclusive merch. Come early and be one of the first 500 guests to receive a free T-shirt!
When: Wednesday, Aug. 18 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: The Grove, 189 The Grove Dr., L.A., 90036