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
Made with Pride Marketplace (Santa Monica): Santa Monica Place is teaming with Streetlet to host a weekend pop-up market that celebrates inclusivity and diversity. Made with Pride will showcase over 15 LGBTQIA+ business owners including Artaya, Luca, and more. The marketplace will also host art installations by Amanda Wallace, special workshops, and a live DJ.
When: Friday, June 3 through Sunday, June 5
Where: Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica, 90401
Outloud: Raising Voices (WeHo): Outloud is kicking off their inaugural WeHo Pride celebration with an incredible three-day music festival. The music festival features three full days of incredible live music from artists including Lil' Kim, Jessie J, Saucy Santana, and more. Weekend pass starts at $139; buy yours here.
When: Friday, June 3 through Sunday, June 5
Where: West Hollywood Park, 647 North San Vicente Blvd., WeHo, 90069
"Ugh, These Temporary Highs" Tour featuring Snoh Aalegra (Inglewood): Snoh Aalegra's "Ugh These Temporary Highs" tour is coming to Los Angeles. Watch the critically acclaimed R&B artist perform her top hits along with the talented opener, Ogi. Grab your tickets here! Prepare for the upcoming show by streaming Snoh Aalegra's album here and stream Ogi's debut EP Monologues here.
When: Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6 at 8 p.m.
Where: YouTube Theater, 1011 Stadium Dr., Inglewood, 90305
Bridgerton Afternoon Tea Experience (DTLA): High society Angelenos are invited to partake in an evening of Bridgerton-inspired festivities. From the same team who brought you The Queen's Ball: A Bridgerton Experience, Bridgerton Afternoon Tea is the latest event inspired by the Netflix series. Guests will be able to enjoy a traditional tea party among royalty and more. Tickets start at $85 per person; save your spot here.
When: Now through Saturday, June 11 (Select Saturdays and Sundays)
Where: Millennium Biltmore Hotel, 506 South Grand Ave., L.A., 90071
Doors. Metaverse, Schmetaverse (WeHo): Doors.—the innovative emerging fashion, art, and beauty online and experiential brick-and-mortar retail platform—is bringing its New York-based pop-up "Metaverse, Schmetaverse" to L.A. Shop unique fashion, art, and beauty from over 50 independent fashion designers and cult niche brands from 20+ countries, including Y/ Project, Juun J, Private Policy, Emily Westenberger, Maison Audmi, and more.
When: Now through Sunday, June 26
Where: 8382 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90069
L.A. Opera Presents Aida (DTLA): The L.A. Opera is showcasing the spectacular Aida. Experience the epic love story up and personal for the first time in 16 years. The production will feature a full chorus, orchestra, ballet, and stunning designs from LA artist Retna. Tickets start at $34; choose your seats and dates here.
When: Select Dates through Tuesday, June 21
Where: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 135 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
L.A. Art Box Presents Belonging (Melrose): The L.A. Art Box is teaming up with Parangal Dance Company for Belonging, a Filipino American Arts and Culture Experience. The collaborative showcase will highlight Filipino American creatives through their own visual narratives. Admission is $10; purchase them here.
When: Now through Sunday, June 26 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: L.A. Art Box, 8020 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Daring x Ronnie's Kitchen (Hollywood): The plant chicken brand, Daring is partnering with the newly opened Ronnie's Kitchen + Cocktails. The gastropub's menu will include Daring Foods' Sweet Chick Sandwich, Chicken Sandwich, and Loaded Fries.
When: Serving Now
Where: Ronnie's Kitchen + Cocktails, 5936 Sunset Blvd., L.A., 0028
A Forest for the Trees (Boyle Heights): A Forest for the Trees is the latest immersive show coming to L.A. Created and directed by visionary artist Glenn Kaino, the all-age limited-time experience will allow guests to journey through a surreal forest of magic, music, and wonder with animatronic trees and sculptures. Tickets range from $10 to $50; purchase them here.
When: Ace Mission Studios, 516 South Mission Rd., L.A., 90033
Where: Now through summer 2022
The Queen's Ball: A Bridgerton Experience (DTLA): Immerse yourself in the world of Netflix hit series Bridgerton. Mix and mingle with the city's best and enjoy cocktails and partake in an evening of music and dance. Tickets start at $49; purchase them here.
When: Now through the summer
Where: Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles, 506 South Grand Ave., L.A., 90071
Thursday, June 2
AMC Dine-In Topanga Giveaway (Topanga): There's a new AMC in town! To celebrate the launch of the new AMC Dine-In in Topanga, they are giving away a free movie ticket to the first 50 people in line. Guests must be present to receive. Check out the new theater here.
When: Thursday, June 2 at 2 p.m.
Where: AMC Dine-In Topanga 12, 6600 CA-27, Canoga Park, 91303
The Bungalow Night Market with Mayer Hawthorne (Santa Monica): The Bungalow Santa Monica's Night Market presented by KCRW is returning this summer with a new look. To celebrate the opening night, Grammy-nominated artist and multi-instrumentalist Mayer Hawthorne will be performing a DJ set. There will also be brand activations from Kendall Jenner's 818 Tequila, complete with a cabana and games.
When: Thursday, June 2 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Fairmont Miramar – Hotel & Bungalows, 101 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, 90401
Friday, June 3
Benny Boy Brewing x Milkfarm Cheese & Cider Pairing Event (Lincoln Heights): Guests can take a trip around the world of cider and cheese. Benny Boy Brewing Co-Founders Ben Farber and Chelsey Rosetter are teaming up with Milkfarm Artisan Cheese Shop Owner Leah Park Fierro for a guided cider and cheese pairing event. Tickets for the 21+ are $32; purchase them here.
When: Friday, June 3 at 7 p.m.
Where: Benny Boy Brewing, 1821 Daly St., L.A., 90031
Hollywood Bowl Opening Night with Gwen Stefani (Hollywood): This year, Hollywood Bowl is celebrating its 100th anniversary. Opening their summer of celebration is a performance from California's own Gwen Stefani. Tickets range from $39.00 to $89.00; purchase them here.
When: Friday, June 3 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: The Hollywood Bowl, 2301 Highland Ave., L.A., 90068
Goldenvoice Presents Hayden James (DTLA): Australian producer Hayden James is performing at The Novo. He'll be supported by Grammy-winning producer, DJ, and mix engineer Cassian. Tickets for the 21+ event are $45.32; buy them here.
When: Friday, June 3 at 10 p.m.
Where: The Novo, 800 West Olympic Blvd., a335, L.A., 90015
Summer Night Sessions at Skybar – Week 2 (WeHo): Skybar is hosting its second weekend of Summer Night Sessions. The upscale party will feature music from DJ Splyce. The best way to secure your entrance is with a table! Tickets are $25; purchase them here.
When: Friday, June 3 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: Skybar Los Angeles, 8440 Sunset Blvd., WeHo, 90069
Saturday, June 4
Love Yoga x Thompson Hollywood (Hollywood): The Los Angeles yoga studio Love Yoga is teaming up with Thompson Hollywood for complimentary rooftop classes. Stop by the open-air rooftop for the one-hour class and 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, June 4 at 10:30 a.m.
Where: Thompson Hollywood, 1541 Wilcox Ave., L.A., 90028
WriteGirl Bold Ink Awards (Online): WriteGirl is hosting an online benefit to raise funds to support their creative writing programs and honor fearless women writers. Honorees include Margaret Atwood, Beverly White, and Mara Brock Akil. Tickets start at $40; buy them here.
When: Saturday, June 4 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 5
Melrose Trading Post (Fairfax): Continuing their Sunday stay, the Melrose Trading Post is back and hosting its 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, June 5 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fairfax High School, 7850 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046
Newhall Marketplace (Santa Clarita): Stop by the Newhall Marketplace and shop from artisans, crafters, makers, and local businesses. The free community event will have the town's best restaurants and more family-friendly activities. Learn more about the event here.
When: Sunday, June 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Newhall Community Center, 22421 Market St., Newhall, 91321
Pedal on the Pier (Santa Monica): The 10th annual Pedal on the Pier fundraiser is transforming the iconic Santa Monica Pier. Pedal on the Pier is a 4-hour spin-a-thon fundraiser to raise money for the Harold Robinson Foundation's Camp Ubuntu. The event will feature relay teams composed of 1-5 riders on stationary bikes. All participants will enjoy 21+ Tito's Lounge with hosted beer, wine, and cocktails. Spectator tickets are $100 and great for those who are not able to ride. Tickets and registration are available here.
When: Sunday, June 5 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Santa Monica Pier, 200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, 90401