The holidays might be over, but a whole new year of fun is just beginning in Los Angeles! There’s always something going on here, and plenty of fun to be found around every bend in the road, so don’t let the end of the holidays get you down. Beat the post-holiday blues with these upcoming Los Angeles events.
Ice Skating at Pershing Square
When: Through January 20
Where: Pershing Square, Downtown LA
What: Yes, you can go outdoor ice skating in LA! Just head down to Pershing Square through January 20 to grab a pair of skates and hit the ice!
Learn more: https://holidayicerinkdowntownla.com/
When: Through Jan 12
Where: Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanical Garden
What: Explore some of LA’s most beautiful gardens—bedecked with landers, dragons, and spectacular lights.
Learn more: https://www.arboretum.org/
Calibash Latin Urban Music Festival
When: Jan 11 – 12, 8pm
Where: STAPLES Center Downtown LA
What: Enjoy some fantastic rap, hip-hop, and R&B shows by stars of the genre, sponsored by Spanish radio station KXOL 96.3 FM.
Learn more: https://www.staplescenter.com/
iHeartRadio ALTer Ego
When: Jan 18
Where: The Forum, Inglewood
What: Catch an all-star show with nationally renowned artists like The Black Keys, blink-182, the Lumineers, and SHAED.
Learn more: https://www.iheart.com/alter-ego/
Southern California Slack Key Festival
When: Jan 19, 2pm
Where: Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center
What: A celebration of Hawaiian culture and music, including live performances by master musicians, food, crafts, flowers, and more.
Learn more: http://www.kalakoa.com/slackkey/
Kingdom Day Parade
When: Jan 20, 10am
Where: Leimert Park
What: Celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a parade starting on Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard, going south on Western Ave, and west on 48th Street to Leimert Park Plaza.
Learn more: https://kingdomdayparade.org/
Free National Park Day
When: Jan 20
What: Get outside and explore a local treasure at of California’s beautiful national parks; admittance is FREE for the day! That includes Death Valley, Joshua Tree, Yosemite, Sequoia National Park & Kings Canyon.
Learn more: https://www.nps.gov/
When: Jan 25
Where: Various locations
What: Over 40 museums will offer FREE admission, so pack your Saturday full of learning and unique educational experiences at local favorites like the Japanese American National Museum, Natural History Museum, LACMA.
Learn more: http://www.socalmuseums.org/
The Wizard’s Beer Festival
When: Jan 26
Where: Arts District Brewing Co, Downtown Arts District
What: Yes, a wizard-beer themed festival exists, and yes, it’s headed to LA. If you consider yourself to be any kind of fan of the wizarding world, this is an event you won’t want to miss.
Learn more: https://www.wizardsbeerfestival.com/
Find Even More Fun Los Angeles Events!
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