L.A.'s Best Events This Weekend, From Comic Con to Hard Summer's Night Market, and More

X Games Final, outdoor movie screenings and more!

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

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"Interstellar" Suntory Premium Malt's Pop Up Bar (Santa Monica): Suntory premium malt's pop up bar is taking over Santa Monica Pier's Interstellar. Stop by and try the malt's signature flavor, the kamiawa. Learn more here.
When: Now through Monday, July 3
Where: Interstellar, 109 Broadway, Santa Monica, 90401

Tuk Tuk x Turntable Pop-Up (Sawtelle): The teams behind Tuk Tuk Thai and Turntable at Lord Stanley just opened a new delicious pop-up, Tuk Tuk x Turntable. Kicking off the pop-up series is Pecking House's Chef Eric Huang. The Take-Out Pop-Up menu will include Pecking House's signature chili fried chicken, dirty fried rice, and more. Walk-up orders will be accepted, in addition to delivery through UberEats and pre-order through Tock.
When: Wednesday, July 18 through Sunday, Sept. 17 from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: 1644 Sawtelle Blvd., #3149, L.A., 90025

San Diego Comic Con (San Diego): The world's biggest celebration of comics, movies, TV shows, gaming and everything nerdy will descend upon the sunny shores of San Diego. Prepare to be dazzled by an extraordinary lineup of events, celebrity appearances, exclusive merchandise, and much more. Guests can also celebrate the 30th anniversary of Jurassic Park at the "Step Into Jurassic Park" experience. Tickets for the Jurassic Park experience are free and open to the public. Learn more here.
When: Thursday, July 20 through Sunday, July 23
Where: San Diego Convention Center,111 Harbor Dr., San Diego, 92101

X Games California (Ventura): X Games California takes over Ventura County Fairgrounds for three-days of heart-pounding action as the world's best skateboard, BMX, and Moto X superstars throw down their best tricks and compete for X Games gold. Expect appearances from Tony Hawk, Sky Brown, and more elite competitors. General Admission tickets include access to all competitions plus access to X Fest – the interactive fan experience featuring mini ramps, athlete appearances, art installations, food, live music, and more. Tickets are on sale now for and start from $60; grab yours here.
When: Friday, July 21 through Sunday, July 23
Where: Ventura County Fairgrounds & Events Center, 10 West Harbor Blvd., Ventura, 93001

Rising Japan MusicFest (Long Beach): Celebrate Japanese music, food and culture at the 2nd annual Rising Japan MusicFest. With the goal of supporting Japanese and Japanese-American artists and spreading the love for Japanese music in the United States, Rising Japan MusicFest is a two-day festival filled with fun for the whole family. Guests can enjoy comedians, dance performances, and food from over 14 vendors. Tickets for one-day start at $60; purchase them here.
When: Saturday, July 22 through Sunday, July 23 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Mariana Green Park, 400 East Shoreline Dr., Long Beach, 90802

Erewhon x Grand Wailea (Culver City & Calabasas): Maui's iconic Grand Wailea will unveil its all new Aloha Sunshine juice, created in partnership with Erewhon. On Saturday, guests can visit Erewhon Culver City and on Sunday, Erewhon Calabasas to try the new juice. The wellness-focused event will include a special juicing demonstration by none other than Grand Wailea Executive Chef Ryan Urig, who will show everyone how they can bring some Aloha Sunshine into their own homes, with Maui Gold Pineapple, organic ginger, organic fresh lime juice and organic mint. Chef Urig will also be serving up fresh ceviche throughout the event.
When: Saturday, July 22 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. & Sunday, July 23 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Erewhon Culver City, 9300 Culver Blvd., Suite 101, Culver City, 90232
Erewhon Calabasas, 26767 Agoura Rd., Calabasas, 91302

World of Barbie® in Los Angeles (Santa Monica): Experience the world of your favorite toy, Barbie®. This interactive exhibit gives guests the chance to live out their life-size Barbie® dream. Visit the Dreamhouse, Fashion Studio, Theater, Museum and more. Adult tickets start at $35. Purchase your admission here.
When: Now through Monday, Sept. 4
Where: Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Pl., St. 196, Santa Monica, 90401

The Friends Experience Pop-Up (Lakewood): The popular Friends Experience is heading to Long Beach for the summer. Fans of the hit show can revisit some of the series' most iconic moments with this interactive experience created by Original X Productions (OGX), Warner Bros. Themed Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television Group. Timed entry tickets are available starting at $30; buy yours here.
When: Now through Saturday, Sept. 16
Where: 4661 Silva St., Lakewood, 90712

Stranger Things: The Experience (Montebello): Hawkins is coming to Los Angeles for the first time! Netflix and Fever have teamed up to create a new immersive experience inspired by the Stranger Things universe. Visit the infamous Hawkins Lab and the Upside Down. Tickets are limited and prices will start at $49 per person and can be booked here.
When: Now through Sunday, Nov. 5
Where: 1345 North Montebello Blvd., Montebello, 90640

Wednesday, July 19

Yoga in The Park with LuLuLemon (Beverly Grove): Yogis can enjoy a morning in the park at The Grove's new Yoga series. Hosted by Lululemon, Yoga in The Park will invite guests to a morning flow class with yoga mats included. The event is complimentary and open to the public.
When: Wednesday, July 19 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Where: The Grove, 189 The Grove Dr., L.A., 90036

A PCH Grand Opening (Long Beach): River Jetty Restaurant Group's latest concept, A PCH is opening its doors for business. The restaurant will be open daily for lunch, brunch, dinner and weekend brunch. A PCH will be serving up a modern-American menu showcasing River Jetty Restaurant Group's most-loved dishes of land and sea along with a selection of cocktails exclusive to the Long Beach location. Learn more about the restaurant here; and check more new restaurants to visit this summer.
When: Wednesday, July 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: 2ND & PCH, 6460 East Pacific Coast Hwy, Unit D200, Long Beach, 90803

Hometown Hangout Pop-Up Market (Culver City): Every third Wednesday, The Shay Hotel hosts their Hometown Hangout which invites guests to enjoy music, food and more. Check out the city's best local vendors and even get a haircut from Imperial Barbershop. Reserve your spot here. Seating is first come, first serve at this family-friendly event. Find out more here.
When: Wednesday, July 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: The Shay Hotel, 8801 Washington Blvd., Culver City, 90232

Thursday, July 20

RagDolls, The Ultimate All Female Aerosmith Tribute Band (Long Beach): 2ND & PCH invites the community to PCH Raising Decibels, Live Music Concert Series. Rock the night away with a performance by RagDolls, The Ultimate All Female Aerosmith Tribute Band.
When: Thursday, July 20 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: 2ND & PCH, 6460 East Pacific Coast Hwy, Unit D200, Long Beach, 90803

Mxmtoon at the Greek Theatre (Griffith Park): Mxmtoon is joining on 7/20 with Cavetown, Ricky Montgomery and grentperez for their Bittersweet Daze tour.
Tickets start at $30; buy yours here.
When: Thursday, July 20 at 6 p.m.
Where: The Greek Theatre, 2700 North Vermont Ave., L.A., 90027

Eat Week: Beverly High Rye Whiskey Tasting, Summer Cocktails, Demos & Bites (WeHo): Join Women Who Whiskey Los Angeles for Eventbrite's first EAT Week! There will be a tasting of The Beverly High Rye Whiskey, three Beverly High Rye summer cocktails, and delicious bites inspired by the South of France. Tickets for the 21+ event are available for purchase ($50) here. Use the GTFO promo code at checkout for 10% off your ticket price!
When: Thursday, July 20 at 7 p.m.
Where: Harlowe, 7321 Santa Monica Blvd., WeHo, 90046

Meet Your Makers- Selvarey Rum (Marina Del Rey): SelvaRey Rum is hosting this edition's 'Meet Your Makers' at Salt. The event's lineup features four Single Estate Cuban Style Rums, handcrafted by the renowned Maestro Ronero, Francisco "Don Pancho" Fernandez, hold two records in the prestigious Tasting Panel – highest rated white rum and flavored spirit. Tickets are $55 per person + tax and can be purchased here. General Admission includes three cocktails, a three course dinner and gift bag.
When: Thursday, July 20 at 7 p.m.
Where: Salt Restaurant & Bar, 13534 Bali Way, Marina del Rey, 90292

'The Screen at Century Park' Sister Act Screening (Century Park): Century Park is continuing their summer movies series 'The Screen at Century Park' with free outdoor screenings of "Sister Act." RSVP for the free event here.
When: Thursday, July 20 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: Century Park, 2049 Century Park East, L.A., 90067

Friday, July 21

'Welcome to Wrexham' Appearance (Long Beach): Wrexham AFC the Welch soccer team and stars of "Welcome to Wrexham," will be appearing in-store at the Long Beach Total Wines & More to celebrate Blake Lively's gourmet beverage brand Betty Buzz's newly launched sparkling cocktails – Betty Booze. Fans can stop by to meet the team and try some of their favorite flavors.
When: Friday, July 21 from 2 p.m.to 3 p.m.
Where: Long Beach Towne Center, 7400 Carson Blvd., Long Beach, 90808

Hard Summer's Night Market at Grand Central Market (DTLA): Insomniac's Har Summer is hosting a collaborative Night Market event with Grand Central Market. Activities will include surprise pop-up DJ sets to soundtrack the night, a flea market, tattoos, over twenty food and beverage vendors, cocktails, games, photobooths, and much more!
When: Friday, July 21 from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Where: 317 South Broadway, L.A., 90013

The Fifth Element Cinespia Screening (L.A.) Cinespia, LA's favorite outdoor cinematic experience, is returning for its 22nd summer season. The outdoor theater will be screening "The Fifth Element." Tickets are $22; purchase yours here. Check out the full movie lineup here.
When: Friday, July 21 at 9 p.m.
Where: L.A. Historic Park, 1245 North Spring St., L.A., 90012

Saturday, July 22

Eva NYC x Rooftop Cinema Club Bring It On Screening (Arts District): Eva NYC invites guests to a special brand sponsored screening of Bring It On at Rooftop Cinema Club to watch the Toros and the Clovers bring their magic to the mat. Guests will also receive a special goodie bag of Eva NYC products ($40 value).
When: Saturday, July 22 at 8 p.m.
Where: Row DTLA, 777 South Alameda St., L.A., 90021

Sunday, July 23

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, July 23 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Fairfax High School, 7850 Melrose Ave., L.A., 90046

Poolside Cinema Elf Screening (Santa Monica): Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows and 'soak in' the return of the property's beloved Poolside Cinema Series featuring iconic classics and Christmas-favorite family-friendly movies. Don't miss a screening of the flick, "Elf". Reserved seating is complimentary for hotel guests and $45 per ticket for guests, which includes admission, free popcorn, and a choice of either a food special or a cocktail. Children's tickets between the ages of 4 – 12 are $30. Tickets can be purchased here.
When: Sunday, July 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, 101 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, 9040

Monday, July 24

National Tequila Day at Topanga Social (Canoga Park): Celebrate National Tequila Day with $7.24 Tequila Sunrises. L.A.'s hottest new food hall, Topanga Social, has you covered for your celebration. Find out more here!
When: Monday, July 24 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Topanga Social, 6600 Topanga Canyon Blvd., Canoga Park, 91303

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