L.A.'s Best Events This Weekend, From Amazon Prime Video's FYC Fest to Benefit Cosmetics' Disco Roller Rink and More

Plus, Pickwick Vintage Show at Row DTLA, Sunscoop x Supergoop! Suntruck, Nisei Week Japanese Festival, 626 Night Market Mini and more.

Lizzo at Watch Out for the Big Grrrlz Screening Party

Mark your cal for these pop-up shops and markets, stylish soirées, trunk shows, and other cool Los Angeles events.

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Splash House (Palm Springs): Splash House is set to make a return to the Renaissance, Margaritaville, and Saguaro hotels for the newly expanded triple weekend season. fusing forward-thinking electronic music, poolside partying, and resort amenities with the desert landscapes of Palm Springs, Splash House is the perfect summer event. The festival lineup includes Dombresky, John Summit, and more. General admission is $159 – $219; purchase yours here.
When: Friday, Aug. 12 through Sunday, Aug. 14
Where: Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel, 888 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, 92262
Margaritaville Resorts,1600 North Indian Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, 92262
Saguaro,1800 East Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs, 92264

Rendering: Courtesy of Amazon Prime Video

Amazon Prime Video's FYC Fest (Multiple locations): To celebrate Prime Video's 30 Emmy awards nominations, the streaming service is hosting FYC Fest, a three-day festival that will travel to Sherman Oaks, Santa Monica, and WeHo. Guests can enjoy food trucks, outdoor games, art installations, photo opps and other fun activations inspired by Prime Video's Emmy-nominated titles including Lizzo's Watch Out for the Big Grrrls, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Lucy and Desi, The Boys Presents: Diabolical and more. Admission is free, and no RSVP is required. Find out more here.
When: Friday, Aug. 12 through Sunday, Aug. 14
Where (location varies by day): Westfield Fashion Square Parking Lot, 4725 Woodman Ave., Sherman Oaks, 91423 (Friday from 1 to 8 p.m.); 3rd St. Promenade, 123 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, 90401 (Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.);
Pacific Design Center Plaza, 8687 Melrose Ave., WeHo, 90069 (Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.)

Sunscoop x Supergoop! Suntruck (Multiple Locations): Sunscoop x Supergoop!'s Suntruck will offer complimentary samples of Supergoop! sunscreen and dairy-free Sunscoop ice cream flavors. Try new flavors collaborations like the Sweet Sunshine.
When: Friday, Aug. 12 through Sunday, Aug. 14
Where: Multiple Locations

Flyer: Courtesy of Benefit Cosmetics

Benefit Cosmetics L.A. Roller Disco Party (Santa Monica): Benefit Cosmetics are taking over the Santa Monica Pier with a roller disco party for 3 days! Skate the day away, get your brows done, and shop for exclusive merch. RSVP here.
When: Friday, Aug. 12 through Sunday, Aug. 14
Where: Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Pl., Santa Monica, 90401

Nisei Week Japanese Festival (Little Tokyo): Celebrate Japanese and Japanese American heritage at the 80th annual Nisei Week Japanese Festival. The eight-day festival pays homage to those who blazed the trail for Japanese-American tradition with family-friendly cultural events, interactive activities, live music, and more. See the full event line-up here.
When: Saturday, Aug. 13 through Sunday, Aug. 21
Where: Multiple Locations

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, Aug. 13 through Sunday, Aug. 14
Where: Lot 27, 452 Arizona Ave., Santa Monica, 90401

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 Monday, Sept. 5

Thursday, Aug. 11

Official Odesza Afterparty (Arlington Heights): Brownies & Lemonade are hosting the Official Odesza Afterparty. Headliners for the show include Australian producer Golden Features (aka 1/2 of Bronson), with support from by Qrion and Obli.
When: Thursday, Aug. 11 at 10 p.m.
Where: Catch One, 4067 West Pico Blvd., L.A.,90019

Friday, Aug. 12

PCH Movies & Moonlight Sing (Long Beach): PCH Movies & Moonlight will be hosting outdoor screenings of classic family-friendly films. This week they will be showcasing Sing along with a preshow entertainment and activities. Movies are complimentary to the community; self-seating is available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Guests can bring their blankets and lawn chairs.
When: Friday, Aug. 12 at 7 p.m.
Where: 2nd & PCH, 6400 East Pacific Coast Hwy, Long Beach, 90803

DJ Snake (Hollywood): Insomniac is hosting legendary performer DJ Snake at the iconic Academy L.A. venue. Opening for the artist is Chuwe, Toney Handsome, and Alex Elena. Join the waitlist here.
When: Friday, Aug. 12 at 10 p.m.
Where: Academy L.A., 6021 Hollywood Blvd., L.A., 90028

Saturday, Aug. 13

Pickwick Vintage Show (DTLA): The Pickwick Vintage Show continues to bring fashion treasures to Row DTLA with its stylish marketplace. 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, Aug. 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Row DTLA, 777 South Alameda St., L.A., 90021

Japanese American National Museum 2022 Natsumatsuri Summer Family Festival (Little Tokyo): Enjoy the Natsumatsuri Family Festival, an annual summer celebration featuring free cultural performances, crafts, and activities for families and kids of all ages! This event is free, but RSVPs are requested. RSVP here.
When: Saturday, Aug. 13 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Japanese American National Museum, 100 North Central Ave., L.A., 90012

Getty 25 Celebrates Crenshaw (Crenshaw): Immerse yourself in the rich culture, art, and history of L.A.'s Black arts district at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza with Crenshaw Creative. Hear stories of elders, participate in hands-on workshops, and discover a rapidly growing community of artists, artisans, educators, and performers. Plus, enjoy food vendors, photo booths, giveaways, and an immersive digital experience of Getty collections.
When: Saturday, Aug. 13 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza, 3650 West Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., L.A., 90008

Sunday, Aug. 14

Bar Flores 3rd Anniversary (Echo Park): Celebrate the Echo Park restaurant's third anniversary. enjoy $5 margaritas, Folklorico dancers, live DJ sets, and more.
When: Sunday, Aug. 15 from 12 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: Bar Flores, 1542 Sunset Blvd., L.A., 90026

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