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
Dodgers Holiday Festival (Elysian Park): The Los Angeles Dodgers are hosting a holiday festival in their new center field plaza. Guests can expect scenic light displays, an ice skating rink, nightly entertainment, and an appearance from Santa Clause himself. Tickets start at $16; purchase them here.
When: Friday, Nov. 26 to Friday, Dec. 31 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Dodger Stadium, 1000 Vin Scully Ave., L.A., 90012
Santa's Speedway Christmas Lights Drive Through Spectacular (Irwindale): Irwindale Speedway is hosting its second annual Santa's Speedway Christmas Lights Drive-Thru. The 30-45 minute experience will transport families of all ages into the magical world of Christmas. Santa's Speedway will include Christmas scenes and holiday-themed vignettes from Mobile Illumination. Peak weekend nights (Fri-Sunday & 12/20-12/23) are $75 per car, while all other nights are $59 per car. Purchase your tickets here!
When: Friday, Nov. 26 to Sunday, Jan. 2 from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Irwindale Speedway & Event Center, 500 Speedway Drive, Irwindale, 91706
Row DTLA x L.A. Original Small Business Block Party (DTLA): Row DTLA is celebrating Small Business Saturday with a weekend of activations, sales, and promotions. The shopping center is partnering with LA Original to throw a Small Business Block Party celebrating ROW DTLA's thriving independent retailers. The outdoor event will be packed with specials and giveaways including free gift-wrapping, free ice cream, and the opportunity to enter a drawing for a $1,000 gift card.
When: Saturday, Nov. 27 through Sunday, Nov. 28 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Row DTLA, 777 South Alameda St., L.A., 90021
Fendi x Skims Pop-Up (Beverly Hills): Under the direction of Kim Jones and Kim Kardashian West, Fendi and Skims are teaming up for a capsule collection and a special pop-up boutique. The limited-edition collection features shapewear, hosiery, RTW, beachwear, and accessories. The pop-up also introduces a fun digital photo room installation. Find out more about the Fendi x Skims Pop-Up here.
When: Now through Sunday, Nov. 28 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: 323 Rodeo Dr., Beverly Hills, 90210
L.A. Auto Show (DTLA): The world's largest auto show is back and taking over Los Angeles. L.A. Auto Show will feature over 1,000 vehicles including trucks, SUVs, electric vehicles, and more. Guests can shop for a new car, try out the interactive experiences, and go on a free test drive in their automobile of choice. Adult tickets are $20; buy them online here.
When: Now through Sunday, Nov. 28
Where: L.A. Convention Center, 1201 South Figueroa St., L.A., 90015
Lit Hanukkah (DTLA): Lit Hanukkah is a family-friendly experience featuring curated Hanukkah projects by Petit Bizoo Art Studio, A cookie decorating experience, and more. Enjoy the magic of Hanukkah with nightly lightings and performances. General Admission is $36; purchase them online here.
When: Sunday, Nov. 28 to Wednesday, Dec. 1 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Vibiana, 214 South Main St., L.A., 90012
Hoka Footwear Pop-Up (WeHo): Athletic footwear brand Hoka is popping up on Melrose with its high-performance shoes. The retail experience will feature 3D foot scanning devices by Volumental, smart lockers, and more. Customers can also purchase exclusive apparel.
When: Now through Wednesday, Dec. 1
Where: 8551 Melrose Ave., West Hollywood, 90069
The Elf on the Shelf's Magical Holiday Journey (Pomona): Santa's sleigh is making an emergency landing at the Fairplex in Pomona, and his elves are transforming the area into a winter wonderland outdoor experience. Join this elf-tacular adventure and enjoy Christmas lights, toy workshops, and more. Tickets for adults start at $29.95; purchase them here!
When: Now through Friday, Dec. 31
Where: Pomona Fairplex, 1101 W McKinley Ave., Pomona, 91768
Gucci Flora Gorgeous Gardenia Pop-Up (Beverly Grove): Gucci Beauty and Nordstrom are hosting a limited-time experience. Escape into a joy-fueled fantasy world with Gucci Flora Gorgeous Gardenia. RSVP for the pop-up here.
When: Now through Friday, Jan. 7
Where: The Grove, 189 The Grove Dr., L.A., 90036
Stranger Things Store (Glendale): Netflix is throwing the first-ever Stranger Things stores ahead of the holiday season. This unique retail experience will have exclusive merchandise and interactive photo moments. Explore the world of the series' most popular locations including the Upside Down, the Starcourt Mall, and more. Tickets are complimentary but limited. Reserve your tickets here.
When: Now through January 2022 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: The Americana at Brand, 889 Americana Way, Glendale, 91210
Friday, Nov. 26
Golden Friday 5k Fun Run (Atwater Village and Anaheim): Golden Road Brewing is inviting both Los Angeles and Orange County residents to a post-Thanksgiving run. Burn off that Thanksgiving weight and participate in this 5k running event. The Runner's Kit starts at $5; check out the full list of prices here.
When: Friday, Nov. 26 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Where: Golden Road Brewing Atwater Village, 5420 W San Fernando Rd., L.A., 90039
Golden Road Brewing Anaheim, 2210 E Orangewood Ave., Anaheim, 92806
Saturday, Nov. 27
Fred Segal Dessert Pop-up with Laroolou (WeHo): Fres Segal is kicking off the holiday season with a delicious four-week pop-up. Shoppers can indulge in delicious treats while they shop for their loved ones this holiday season. Fred Segal will be giving a portion of dessert sales to the Priceless Planet Coalition, a non-profit organization that aims to preserve the environment through the restoration of 100 million trees in five years.
When: Saturday, Nov. 27 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Fred Segal, 8500 Sunset Blvd., L.A., 90069
L.A. Kings Holiday Ice Opening Day (DTLA): The L.A. Kings are bringing back their popular outdoor ice rink to L.A. Live. This year's rink is proudly presented by Coca-Cola® and supported by Delta Air Lines, Blue Shield of California, CalHOPE, Knott's Berry Farm, Los Angeles Department of Water & Power, Mammoth Mountain, and Big Bear Mountain Resort. General admission tickets are $25; buy them here.
When: Saturday, Nov. 27 from 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Where: L.A. Live, 800 West Olympic Blvd., L.A., 90015
Sunday, Nov. 28
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 are $5; buy them online here.
When: Sunday, Nov. 28 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fairfax High School, 7850 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Grand Chanukah Extravaganza (Long Beach): 2ND & PCH has partnered with Shul by the Shore to celebrate the Festival of Lights with the Grand Chanukah Extravaganza. Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia will be in attendance and speak immediately following the lighting. Entertainment will include a live three-piece band, a stilt walker, and more. The celebration is free and open to the public.
When: Sunday, Nov. 28 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: 2nd & PCH, 6400 Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, 90803