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
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
NAACP Live! (Hollywood): In celebration of the 53rd NAACP Image Awards, there will be a new interactive retail pop-up called NAACP Live! The pop-up will spotlight Black local artists and performers from across the community. Check out the participating business here.
When: Thursday, Feb. 24. through Saturday, Feb. 26 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Ovation Hollywood, 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood, 90028
Pley Beauty by Peyton List Pop-Up (DTLA): Celebrate the launch of Pley Beauty by actress Peyton List at the pop-up event this weekend. There will be larger-than-life installations, a roller skating rink, and so much more. Attendees who purchase tickets on the opening day will receive a swag bag, get the chance to meet Peyton, and so much more.
When: Friday, Feb. 25 through Sunday, March 13 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Frankie Los Angeles, 300 South Mission Rd., L.A., 90033
626 Night Market Mini (Santa Monica): The 626 Night Market is teaming with Downtown Santa Monica for an open-air food festival. Food lovers can buy some unique eats from vendors like Shake Ramen, Tao's Bao, and more. The market is open to all ages and free to attend with advanced ticket reservations. Save your spot here!
When: Saturday, Feb. 26 through Sunday, Feb. 27 from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Lot 27, 452 Arizona Ave., Santa Monica, 90401
Skyline Festival (DTLA): Skyline Festival is bringing Carl Cox, Claptone, Green Velvet, Sonny Fodera, Lee Foss, and more to DTLA for two days. Get ready to dance and enjoy a night of house music and EDM. Two-day tickets are $159; purchase them online here.
When: Saturday, Feb. 26 through Sunday, Feb. 27 from 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Where: Skylight Row DTLA, 777 South Alameda St., L.A., 90021
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. 24
Remedy Place x Optimist Happy Hour (WeHo): Optimist is taking over the Remedy Place Bar and Lounge to serve non-alcoholic cocktails. Optimist Botanicals is serving delicious drinks that are designed to elevate both physical and mental well-being. Stop by and socialize with friends. No RSVP is necessary!
When: Thursday, Feb. 24 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Remedy Place, 8305 Sunset Blvd, WeHo, 90069
Family Drive-In Movie Night- Honey, I Shrunk The Kids Screening (Torrance): The Roadium Drive-In is hosting a free movie night for the whole family. Enjoy a screening of the family-friendly flick, Honey, I Shrunk The Kids. Space is limited, RSVP here.
When: Thursday, Feb. 24 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Roadium Drive-In, 2500 West Redondo Beach Blvd.,
Friday, Feb. 25
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. 25 from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: 7763 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Beyond the Wall ft Think:X Immersive 360 Xperience of Pink Floyd's Music (Arts District): Virtual reality is going 360! Wisdome is throwing a mind-bending immersive concert experience featuring Pink Floyd's music. The VR Dome Theater will display custom visuals, dancers, and more.
When: Friday, Feb. 25 from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Where: Wisdome L.A., 1147 Palmetto St., L.A., 90013
Saturday, Feb. 26
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. 26 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Thompson Hollywood, 1541 Wilcox Ave., L.A., 90028
The Flea (DTLA): Looking to support some small businesses in our community? Stop by Downtown to shop from 50+ Black and Brown-owned local brands and businesses at Foster the Million's The Flea. Tickets are $5; buy them here.
When: Saturday, Feb. 26 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: MG Studio DTLA, 1319 West 11th St, L.A., 90015
Sunday, Feb. 27
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. 27 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fairfax High School, 7850 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Wednesday, Mar. 2 to Thursday, Mar. 3
Elysewalker x The Closet Files In-Store Shopping & Personal Styling Event (Pacific Palisades and Newport Beach): Shop curated collections of luxury designers at Elysewalker's Pacific Palisades and Newport Beach stores for a great cause – 10% of proceeds will be donated to Cancer Cartel. Plus the duo behind The Closet Files will give shoppers a complimentary personal styling experience.
When: Wednesday, Mar. 2 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Elysewalker Pacific Palisades) and Thursday, Mar. 3 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Elysewalker Newport Beach)
Where: Elysewalker Pacific Palisades, 15306 Antioch St., Pacific Palisades, L.A., 90272; Elysewalker Newport Beach, 3444 Vila Lido, Newport Beach, O.C., 92663