Mark your cal for these pop-up shops and markets, stylish soirées, trunk shows, and other cool Los Angeles events.
Looking for the best L.A. sample sales? Find all of those right here.
Ongoing Pop-Up Shops & Events
FX Snowfall Presents- Saint's on Crenshaw – A Community Pop-Up (South L.A.): To celebrate the Season 5 launch of Snowfall, FX is hosting Saint's on Crenshaw – a weekend-long, community-powered pop-up. Inspired by the series' lead character, the two-day event will feature pop-up storefronts from local Black-owned small businesses including Bricks & Wood, Post21, and more. The event is 18+; RSVP here.
When: Saturday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Vector 90, 3423 West 43rd Place, L.A., 90008
Sounds of L.A.: Nobuko Miyamoto (L.A.): Artist Nobuko Miyamoto is hosting a genre-bridging concert and kicking off the Getty's free annual concert series. She is joined by producers Quetzal Flores, Derek Nakamoto, and more. Reserve your spot for the show here.
When: Saturday, Feb. 19 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 20 at 4 p.m.
Where: Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., L.A., 90049
Arielle Pytka: Archipelago Continuum opening at Just One Eye (Sycamore District): Avant-garde boutique Just One Eye presents French-American multimedia artist Arielle Pytka's solo exhibition of large-scale paintings created during the pandemic. Inspired by Southeast Asia (where Pytka lived part-time for five years) and the sea and stars, the artist's pieces "navigates the journey of an adventurer and cartographer through paint and canvas to places unknown–perhaps here on Earth or in another galaxy." The exhibit will be on display through Feb. 22 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
When: Now through Tuesday, Feb. 22
Where: Just One Eye, 927 North Sycamore Ave., Hollywood, 90038
Mucinex Scavenger Hunt (Santa Monica): America's #1 doctor trusted cough & cold brand Mucinex is hosting a scavenger hunt at the iconic Santa Monica beach. Download and register with Scavify (a free Scavenger Hunt app) and search "Mucinex". Players must complete a series of tasks, including finding four symptom signs, each representing all cold & flu symptoms and featuring the Fast-Max All in One Wheel, hidden throughout Santa Monica Place (Participants must be 18 or over.) One grand prize winner will win two VIP tickets to a concert at the iHeartRadio Theater.
When: Saturday, Feb. 19 through Friday, Feb. 25
Where: Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Pl., Santa Monica, 90401
Disney+ at Sip & Sonder (WeHo): In celebration of Black History Month, Disney+ is partnering with the Black women-owned coffee shop, Sip & Sonder. The activation will include window decor reflecting Disney+'s Celebrate Black Stories Collection, and character-themed takeaway cups, snacks, and buttons.
When: Now through Feb. 28 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Where: Sip & Sonder, 108 South Market St., Inglewood, 90301
The L.A. Art Box (Melrose): The L.A. Art Box is currently showcasing the pop-up Exhibit by renowned Filipino-American artist, JEFRË. Visitors can check out the captivating larger-than-life multimedia sculptures and installations. The LAAB is open to the public for free, though advance tickets are required. Book your spot here.
When: Now through Sunday, March 6 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: The L.A. Art Box, 8020 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Aqualillies Synchronized Swimming Classes (DTLA): The world-renowned synchronized swimming performance company, Aqualillies is taking over Hotel Figueroa's coffin-shaped pool for an 8-week synchronized swimming class series. The classes are available every Tuesday from February through August. Each set of classes is $280 per person. Find out more here.
When: Now through Tuesday, Mar. 29 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m.
Where: Hotel Figueroa, 939 South Figueroa St., L.A., 90015
Thursday, Feb. 17
Apotheke and True Tones (Hollywood): NeueHouse and Apotheke are coming together for a special True Tones night with DJ Moonbaby. True Tones is a new DJ residency highlighting LA's most talented women DJs of color. Stop by and enjoy cocktails mixed by Apotheke featuring Mijenta. Get on the waitlist now.
When: Thursday, Feb. 17 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: NeueHouse Bradbury, 304 South Broadway, L.A., 90013
Friday, Feb. 18
Melrose Friday Night Market (Melrose): Support some great local businesses at Melrose's Friday Night Market. Shop for fashion finds and food, and enjoy games and live music. RSVP for the free event here.
When: Friday, Feb. 18 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: 7763 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Saturday, Feb. 19
Love Yoga x Thompson Hollywood (Hollywood): The Los Angeles yoga studio, Love Yoga, is teaming with Thompson Hollywood for complimentary rooftop classes to the hotel and public guests. Stop by the open-air rooftop for the one-hour class. Guests can also enjoy complimentary mimosas or fresh fruit juice. Attendees can book their space via [email protected]. Meanwhile, hotel guests can reserve their spot at the front desk.
When: Saturday, Feb. 19 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Thompson Hollywood, 1541 Wilcox Ave., L.A., 90028
Pickwick Vintage Show (DTLA): The Pickwick Vintage Show is hosting their outdoor shopping event for the first time at Row DTLA. Guests can shop from over 45 local vintage vendors who will be selling clothing, jewelry, and accessories. Entry is limited and reservations are required. Tickets start at $10; purchase them here.
When: Saturday, Feb. 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Row DTLA, 777 South Alameda St., L.A., 90021
Makers Market L.A. (Los Feliz): Local businesses are coming together to host a Makers Market. Thirty vendors including jewelers, fashion designers, and more. Find out more here.
When: Saturday, Feb. 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Nossa, 1966 Hillhurst Ave., L.A., 90027
Fred Segal x The Heart Project x Weather Report NFT Onboarding Experience (WeHo): Weather Report NFT and The Heart Project are partnering with iconic retailer Fred Segal to host an in-person NFT onboarding experience. Attendees can learn more about the NFT/Web3 space and enjoy drinks and food by Escuela Taqueria.
When: Saturday, Feb. 19 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Fred Segal's Flagship, 8500 Sunset Blvd., L.A., 90069
Sunday, Feb. 20
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, Feb. 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fairfax High School, 7850 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Black Market Flea (L.A.): Black Market Flea is an exciting cultural experience that puts Black creatives on a platform, allowing them to share their talents and passions with the community. Shop from your favorite Black-owned brands and enjoy some live music performances from various artists including Duckwrth. Tickets start at $10; buy them online here.
When: Sunday, Feb. 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: The Beehive, 1000 East 60th St., L.A., 90001
Grandmaster Recorders Sunday Aperitivo part with Mei Lin (Hollywood): Grandmaster Recorders is kicking off their new weekly rotating Aperitivo Party every Sunday. Swing by for a taste of the featured artist's menu and offerings. This week, stop by for Studio 71's glitzy disco lounge and a dim sum party courtesy of Mei Lin. The event is first come, first serve!
When: Sunday, Feb. 20 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Grandmaster Recorders, 1518 North Cahuenga Blvd., L.A., 90028