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Dior Pop-Up at the Beverly Hills Hotel

July 1st-September 4th, 9 am-6 pm

Location: 9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills

In celebration of this year’s Dior Riviera capsule collection, Dior is taking over the pool at the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel this summer. The upper deck is transformed with pink and grey Dior surf-inspired cabins which frame the outside of the pop-up boutique. Dior has also created an exclusive Le Jardin Des Rêves Dior Spa Cabana. Hotel guests lounging near the pool will also get to enjoy a Dior ice cream cart during the weekends. This is open to hotel guests and non-hotel guests. More info here.

The Béis Hotel Pop-Up

July 7th-29th, 11:00 am-7:00 pm

Location: 1306 Abbot Kinney BLVD, Los Angeles, CA

Ready to check in at the Béis Hotel? Canadian Actress Shay Mitchell, most known for her role of Emily in Pretty Little Liars, created Béis because she wanted to create amazing, affordable pieces for travelers to be inspired to seek new places, meet new people and share the world. Her grand pop-up opening on July 7th will give everyone the chance to purchase some of their best-selling bags and luggages for your travels. Be sure to check out events happening on July 12th for a Personalization Wednesday, a Spa Day Saturday on July 22nd, and a Room Service Friday on July 28th. You can find more information about Béis Hotel here!

James Perse LA Sample Sale

July 28th-30th, 10:00 am-6:00 pm

Location: 4144 Glencoe Avenue, Marina del Rey

James Perse LA is opening up their closet in Marina del Rey for the ultimate sample sale. For one weekend only, be ready to score and save on the brand’s West Coast style staples like linen dresses, shorts and tops plus their classic tees and tanks. The Cali casual company is a celebrity favorite (Jennifer Aniston loves the classic white tees) and will have items on sale for both women and men. FYI: the sale ends Sunday, July 30th at 5:00 pm. More info here.

Rove Concepts LA Warehouse Sale

July 29th, 10:00 am-2:00 pm

Location: 8201 Sorensen Avenue Santa Fe Springs

Refresh your living space with something luxe and refined (and with a discount) by picking up a piece or two at the Rove Concepts LA Warehouse sale. They’re clearing out their warehouse and selling overstocked and clearance furniture for up to 80% off. Fun fact! If you’re a fan of Netflix’s Selling Sunset, know that The Oppenheim Group did a collaboration with the brand. So who knows, you may find and walk away with a piece featured on the show.  Pro Tip: Don’t forget to bring moving supplies / vehicles that can accommodate furniture if you plan on purchasing anything. All items are final sale, so make sure you love it before you buy it. And don’t forget to RSVP.

The FRIENDS Experience

July 1st-September 17th

Location: 4661 Silva St, Lakewood (Lakewood Center)

Oh. My. God! FRIENDS fans you’re going to love this, can it BE even more perfect? The FRIENDS experience will have interactive set recreations,  like Joey and Chandler’s apartment, Monica and Rachel’s kitchen, and Central Perk, for you to take all the selfies you want. You’ll even get to dance to the theme song in front of the famous TV fountain. Get your tickets here.

Netflix Bites

July 1st- August 1st, 5:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Location: 115 South Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles

Order’s up! Netflix is cooking up something special for fans of their favorite food shows with the opening of their first culinary space, Netflix Bites, at the Short Stories Hotel. It will be a total elevated dining experience from several well-known chefs from popular Netflix series such as Chef Curtis Stone (Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend), who will collaborate with other beloved Netflix chefs like Dominique Crenn (Chef’s Table, Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend), Rodney Scott (Chef’s Table: BBQ), just to name a few. For more info, click here!

World of Barbie Experience

July 1st-September 4th

Location: Santa Monica Place, 395 Santa Monica Pl, Santa Monica

Are you ready to visit Barbie land? Barbie fans of all generations are invited to explore the thematic and visually stunning, 20,000 square-foot interactive experience which features a life-sized Barbie Dreamhouse, Camper Van, Fashion Studio, TV Studio, Space Center, Movie Theater, Paul Mitchell Salon, and more. Bonus! On July 7th and 22nd, from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., there will be 4 styling stations where you can get your iconic Barbie-inspired hairstyle done by a Paul Mitchell Professional. On July 13th and July 27th, the World of Barbie presents Sips After Sunset, a series of adults-only evenings inside the venue. Each event has strictly limited capacity and features themed beverages and bites, granting you exclusive after-hours access to the World of Barbie.

Movies On The Roof Summer Series

July 7th-August 12, 7:00 pm- 11:00 pm

Location: 14006 Riverside Dr, Sherman Oaks

Your favorite Summer cinema series Movies On The Roof is back at Westfield Fashion Square. This alfresco movie-screening experience includes comfortable seating on plush bean bag chairs or deep-seated Adirondack chairs, state-of-the-art projection, and sound, and valley views in an upscale event space on the rooftop of Westfield Fashion Square. Your ticket also includes complimentary water and popcorn. All seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Tickets are $10, with 100% of the proceeds benefitting Hope The Mission. If you can make it, come early to enjoy dinner while you listen to live music from local artists, play lawn games, and enter the raffle for your chance to win amazing prizes from Westfield Fashion Square shops. Catch Clueless – July 7th, Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992) – July 8th, Despicable Me – July 21st, and The Sandlot – July 28th. For more info click here!

626 Night Market

July 2nd-30th

Locations: Arcadia & Santa Monica

Enjoy the summer nighttime with the famous open-air bazaar of Asia, 626 Night Market. This is the place for people to come together to eat, drink, socialize, and be entertained. The iconic Californian festival features 250+ food, merchandise, crafts, artists, games, live concerts, and entertainment attractions in an epic event that appeals to all ages. 626 Night Market aims to unite and empower the community by serving as a platform for showcasing local talent including performers, chefs, and entrepreneurs. They’ll be in Arcadia June 30th-July 2nd and July 7th-9th. Then, will set up a post in Santa Monica, on July 15th-16th and July 29th-30th. Grab your tickets here!

Summer Sounds Free Outdoor Concert

July 9th & 30th, 4:00 pm

Location: 7377 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046, Plummer Park

Ladies are you ready to give your checking account a break? Well, don’t miss the Summer Sounds Concert Series in Plummer Park this summer. All concerts are open to the public, and take place on Sundays from 4 – 6:30 PM. Bring your picnic supplies and enjoy salsa dancing with an Afro-Persian experience, and more. While admissions are free and open for everyone, make sure to RSVP here to reserve your spot for Funk, Soul, and Hip Hop artists, T. Nava, Ryak Jane, and DJ Merc80 on July 9th. If Country, Americana, and Folk music is your style, RSVP here for Hannah Blaylock and Honey Whiskey Trio on July 30th.

Keystone Gallery Presents Momentum

July 27th – August 6th, Monday-Friday 12:00 pm-5:00 pm

Location: 338 S. Ave 16, Los Angeles, CA 90031 Lincoln Heights

Fill your Los Angeles summer with Modern and Contemporary Art. Keystone Gallery is honored to present Momentum, a duo exhibition with LA-based artists Mary Lai and Jenny Chandler. A physical representation of the truth that art is expression, Lai and Chandler’s styles work together seamlessly, presenting a tribute to movement. Each using emotion to emphasize the movement within their lives and transporting it to their canvases, they use different techniques but the resulting work is equally effective. Together the artists find inspiration within each other to build Momentum. For more information, click here.

CONTROL Gallery Solo Exhibitions

July 29th-August 26th, 11:00 am-6:00 pm

Location: 434 N La Brea Ave., Los Angeles

CONTROL Gallery is pleased to present two solo exhibitions, Everywhere You Go There You Are by Shaniqwa Jarvis, and Mind Flowers by Othelo Gervacio. Jarvis’s exhibit uses textiles and collages to embrace youth, while Gervacio pulls inspiration from 17th Century Dutch Master painting. The two solo exhibitions provide compelling food for thought. Check here for all the details about the current exhibitions at CONTROL Gallery.

Midsummer Scream

July 28th-30th

Location: Long Beach Convention Center, 300 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach

Have you been missing the fright and thrill of Halloween? Check out Midsummer Scream in Long Beach! Shop from 350 vendors, and panels from haunt season “extraordinary” like  Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights, Knotts Scary Farm, Six Flags Fright Fest, and many more. Past actors from leading horror performances and entertainment companies will be there too and explore over a dozen haunted attractions in the massive Hall of Shadows. Purchase tickets here for the fright of your lives.

Bubble World Experience

July 1st-31st

Location: 1345 N. Montebello Boulevard, Montebello

Bubbles make everything just a little bit better. At Bubble World, step into a hot air balloon flight simulator, dive into massive ball pits, witness robot-led bubble shows, and much, much more. There are 10 different rooms with unique themes and plenty of photo ops! Purchase tickets here!

Purlisse Scoop & Glow Pop-Up

July 23rd, 11:00 am-3:00 pm

Location: 7726 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles

The best way to spend a summer day is with a scoop of ice cream and some yummy skincare products. Join the award-winning beauty brand Purlisse for their exclusive Scoop & Glow pop-up in Melrose! Be one of the first 50 attendees to receive an exclusive tote bag full of Purlisse goodies. While you are shopping skincare (and getting 20% off too) you can enjoy a FREE scoop of ice cream while supplies last.  Reserve your spot here!

Celebrate the LA River Fest

July 23rd, 5:00 pm-9:30 pm

Location: 1245 N. Spring St., Los Angeles

Ladies, let’s celebrate LA by attending the second annual River Fest, hosted by FoLAR. River Fest is an open-air film festival at the scenic LA State Historic Park dedicated to the arts, film, and community resource festival celebrating the LA River. River Fest 2023 will feature short environmental film screenings on a large outdoor movie screen, local artists, live music, food trucks, drinks, interactive art and education exhibits, raffles, and more. All free general admission tickets include entry into River Fest, access to the evening’s films, exhibits, and performances. Register for the event here. While admissions is free, registration is required, and tickets will go fast.

The True Coast Screening at The Valley Salt Cave

July 27th, 7:30 pm-9:30 pm

Location: 20929 Ventura Blvd. #12, Woodland Hills, 91364

Calling all Film and Fashion buffs! If you are looking for a fun and different activity, be sure to catch a screening of The True Coast at The Valley Salt Cave! The True Cost offers an eye-opening look into the clothing we wear, the people who make them, and the fast fashion industry’s impact on our world. Directed by Andrew Morgan and starring Livia Giuggioli, Vandana Shiva and Stella McCartney, the movie shares the story of the Rana Plaza garment factory collapse in Bangladesh while raising the question, ‘Why are we still allowing the people to be mistreated for cheap prices?’ Guests will have the unique experience of watching the documentary while enjoying the health and wellness benefits of relaxing in their large Himalayan Salt Cave. Refreshments will be provided prior to the film. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased here.

Encyclopedia Commedia LA Debut

July 21st, Doors open at 9:10 pm & show starts at 9:30 pm 

Location: 2106 Hyperion Ave, Los Angeles

If you are looking for an unhinged comedy trivia show, make sure to catch the LA Debut of Encyclopedia Commedia! Each show brings together a diverse variety line-up comedians and artists, such as Brad Einstein (Billy On The Street), Claire Einstein (The Atlantic), and Jesse Cramer (The Savage Lovecast). As well as features from Shantira Jackson (Big Mouth), Peter Kim (Fairfax), and more! Audience members will have a chance to play along throughout the night using their phones to win prizes. Think Jackbox Games meets comedy. Laugh, battle, and drink with your friends for a night of fun! For more information and to buy tickets, click here.

Barbie’s Pretty In Pink Pop-Up Shop

July 15th, 11:30 am-2:00 pm

Location: 12775 Millennium Dr #130, Los Angeles

Calling all fashionistas! To celebrate the release of the Barbie film, renowned fashion boutique, MaTtE ArGyLe, is hosting a vibrant and empowering pop-up event Pretty In Pink. MaTtE ArGyLe has curated an exquisite collection of pink Styles, such as summer dresses, skirts, tops, a wide range of beauty products, and more for all fashionistas. In addition to the fashion offerings, the Pretty In Pink Pop-Up Shop Event will also treat attendees to delightful pink appetizers that are not only delicious but also Instagram-worthy. Sip on complimentary pink wine and other refreshing pink beverages that perfectly complement the lively atmosphere. Check out their Instagram for info.

The Grammy Museum Presents: Sunday Brunch With Charlie Puth

July 16th, 12:00 pm- 2:30 pm

Location: 4212 Lankershim Blvd, Toluca Lake

Charlie Puth is only One Call Away! The Grammy Museum is partnering with GRAMMY-nominated and multi-platinum singer/songwriter/producer Charlie Puth to host a fundraising event in support of the GRAMMY In The Schools education programs. This will be an afternoon of great music and food where guests can dine on a delicious three-course brunch. After that, guests will be treated to a rare, up close, and personal 45-minute performance from Charlie Puth to close out the afternoon. You can purchase tickets here.

Link x Lou Permanent Jewelry Pop-Up

July 22nd & 23rd

Location: Various Locations

Want to limit the hassle of putting on your jewelry everyday? At Link x Lou you’ll be able to purchase permanent jewelry! If you are looking for a permanent bracelet, anklet, ring, necklace, or an ear link, be sure to stop by their pop-up stores. You can find the location here!

Fred Armisen and Friends

July 13th, 8 pm

Location: Largo at the Coronet, 366 N La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles

The best thing in life is laughter! See Fred Armisen ( SNL and Netflix’s Wednesday) and his standup routine at the Largo at the Coronet. He may even bring along a couple of his famous friends. Get your tickets here.

PCH Outdoor Summer Event

July 14th-August 18th

Location: 6400 Pacific Coast HWY, Long Beach

Are you looking for free and fun events to attend this summer? 2nd and PCH is thrilled to announce several free event series for all ages to enjoy in July and August, including movie nights, concerts, markets and much more! Are you a fan of Aerosmith or Reggae music? On July 20th rock the night away with a performance by RagDolls, The Ultimate All Female Aerosmith Tribute Band. On July 27th check out Local reggae group Tomorrows Bad Seed as they take the stage to bring island vibes to 2nd & PCH. You can check more of PCH Raising Decibels live music concert series that brings live, family-friendly musical performances to Seaport Way at 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Shop from local small businesses on July 16th 11:00 am- 4:00 pm with live music at the Creative Communal. Watch Disney Movies in the Moonlight with pre-show entertainment and meet-and-greets from 6:30 pm- 8:00 pm. Self-seating is available on a first come first serve basis but feel free to bring lawn chairs and blankets. For more information on the events, click here.

Summer Kick-off Party

July 14th, 6:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Location: 11700 South ST. Artesia

Are you ready to start your hot girl summer the right way? Join Bakers and Baristas for a summer kick-off at their shop. Texas inspired BBQ, Big Rigs will be there selling smoked meats. Expect lots of beer, wine, tacos, salad, ceviche and all that good summer grub. If you have sweet tooth, 626 Hospitality Group, will be there serving scoops of ice cream. There will also be live entertainment from DJ Sobebryant. For more information, check out their Instagram.

Shop Small Soirée

July 15th

Location: Downey High School, 11040 Brookshire Ave, Downey

Shop small and support local businesses by checking out the Shop Small Soirée! From selling crystals to clothing, beauty, and home decor, this is a great event to support up-and-coming businesses and find a unique gift for yourself. Be on the lookout on their IG for updates!

Club Rewire: The Psychology of Happiness + Jewelry Making

July 16th, 3:30 pm-5:30 pm

Location: Pocha LA, 6101 York Blvd, Los Angeles

Looking to get a mental health check? Join Club Rewire at Pocha LA in Highland Park for a discussion about the Psychology of Happiness. This is a special workshop where you’ll hear from licensed therapist Taylor Bowman about how to gain a deeper understanding of actionable ways to create more joy and fulfillment in your daily life. After that, Sip & Script will lead a class about the basics of pointed pen calligraphy. Practice your technique using words & takeaways from the talk to further cement your joy (yes, calligraphy applies here) + calligraphy skills. Grab your tickets here.

The Setup at The Stowaway Comedy Show

July 15th (Every First and Third Saturday), 8:00 pm

Location: 416 S Spring St, Los Angeles

Welcome to The Setup at Stowaway, where comedy meets piano bar in the heart of Downtown Los Angeles’ historic core! Stowaway is an intimate cocktail lounge that pays homage to its speakeasy past, a perfect vibe for laughs and music. On July 15th, check out talented comedians Sarah Weinshenk (Legion of Skanks), Andrew Lopez (Netflix), and Chinedu Unaka (Laugh Factory) perform. Sit back and relax with a drink in your hand and snacks on the table and enjoy the show! This event is for ages 21 and older, so don’t forget to bring your ID! For tickets and more information, click here.

Rising Japan MusicFest

July 22nd, 12:00 pm- 10:00 pm, July 23rd, 12:00 pm- 8:00 pm

Location: 400 E Shoreline Drive Long Beach

Celebrate Japanese music in LA – LIVE – at the Rising Japan MusicFest. An outdoor music festival that showcases artists dedicated to Japanese music who live in both the U.S. and Japan. The lineup will be legendary pop duo Def Tech, Shanice, the American singer-songwriter behind the hit song “I Love Your Smile,” Los Angeles-based reggae artist Iakopo, Minami, a TikTok star, and more. An added touch to this fest will be all of the Japanese culture inspired food and drinks. The festival will have Sake tastings from 30 types of Sakes, Japanese beer available, and food vendors that will be serving up all types of dishes that feature Japanese Umami. Purchase tickets here!

Candlelight Concerts in Los Angeles: Beyonce 

July 11-July 28th

Location: Various Venues

There is nothing more peaceful than sitting in a candlelit room listening to live musicians. At the Candlelight Concert, enjoy themes and genres of music in one magical multi-sensory musical experience while under the gentle glow of a candlelight setting. Some playlists include music from Radiohead, Amy Winehouse, and Coldplay just to name a few. Listen to the Orchid Quartet pay tribute to the wonderful Beyonce on July 18th. You’ll hear hit songs such as Single Ladies, If I Were a Boy, Halo, and many more beloved songs. Purchase your tickets here!

X Games California 2023

July 21st-23rd

Location: Ventura County Fairgrounds, 10 W Harbor Blvd, Ventura

X Games California is here! Feel the. the rush of the world’s best Skateboard, BMX, and Moto X athletes as they go for gold and attempt to land the ultimate tricks with invited athletes Tony Hawk, Nyjah Huston, Sky Brown, Garrett Reynolds, and more. Enjoy jam-packed action with music, gaming, and a festival lineup. Tickets and info here

Taste of: LA Gourmet Tours

July 22nd-August 6th, every Saturday & Sunday

Location: Los Angeles & Hollywood

Bristol Farms and LA’s hippest historians LA Explained invite hungry, history-loving Angelenos on a one-of-a-kind tour through time, space, and taste. Navigate to some of the city’s most delicious destinations and get a taste of architecture, culture, and cuisine on an open-air, double decker Starline tour bus. Get your tickets to this tour that’s guaranteed to make your tastebuds happy here.

Adventure Markets

July 22nd, 12 pm-4 pm

Location: Edwards Mansion, 2064 Orange Tree Ln, Redlands

All you need is faith, trust, pixie dust, and some gas. LA Disney lovers, this may be a trek, but The Adventure Markets is where to shop for all Disney-inspired merch. Each market theme is a different mash-up of our favorite movies and characters. Every vendor at our market carries a minimum of two Disney-inspired items in their shop. Vendors are usually local and exclusively sell handmade items. They will have 75 craft and food vendors, character meet & greet, raffles, and much more. Admission is FREE and fur babies are welcome. Check out more information here!

Taste America: Los Angeles

July 25th, 6:30 pm

Location: 712 S Santa Fe Ave Los Angeles

The James Beard Foundation is hosting a culinary series in LA: Taste America. This is a one of a kind dining event that spotlights local independent restaurants and this year they’re shining a light on Yangban. It will be an intimate gathering with a multi-course menu created by chefs Katianna and John Hong of Yangban Society in Los Angeles and Chef Vaughn Good of Fox and Pearl in Kansas City, MO. The menu will reflect their signature styles and highlight the uniqueness of their restaurants and communities. The dinner will also include beverage pairings for each course. Guests must be 21+ with a valid ID to attend the event. Click here to get tickets.

LA Songwriters Club

Wednesdays in July, 6:00 pm- 10:00 pm

Location: 719 S Los Angeles St # 376, Los Angeles

Ever wonder if you can write the next big music hit? A songwriter’s workshop could help reach that dream. Head to The Secret Spot in DTLA  and take the Songwriting Workshop. Meet local musicians, producers & creatives and expand your songwriting chops (all skill levels are welcome) and also participate in our group songwriting experience. Check out more information here.

Sofar Sounds 

July 1st-30th

Location: Various Venues

Sofar Sounds is a global music community that connects artists and audiences through live intimate music held at a variety of venues. The music events take over museums, boutiques, rooftops, and private homes. Check out the lineup of upcoming concerts and grab your tickets today.

Thinkspace Art Gallery – New Exhibitions

Opening Reception: July 8th, 6-10 pm

July 8th-29th, 6-10 pm

Location: 4207 W. Jefferson Blvd + 4217 W. Jefferson Blvd

One of the most colorful art galleries in LA – Thinkspace – is opening a new exhibition with summer momentum from some new incredible artists. Go to their opening night (July 8th) with a DJ, refreshments, and a live paint session. Grab tickets today.

Authentic Flamenco Presents Amador Rojas

July 1st & July 2nd

Location: Santa Monica Bay Woman’s Club, 1210 4th St, Santa Monica

Mi Gente! Authentic Flamenco is finally coming to Los Angeles. On this international tour, Authentic Flamenco presents Amador Rojas, a renowned flamenco artist performing in a passionate flamenco show brought by the Royal Opera of Madrid & Fever. Witness the raw power of the captivating Spanish art form from an incredible venue in Los Angeles. Dance your way to purchase tickets here!

Santa Monica Summer Beach Cleanup

July 8th, 9:00 am- 12:00 pm

Location: Tower 20, 2030 Ocean Ave. Santa Monica

Santa Monica is one of LA’s beloved beaches so let’s keep it clean ladies. LA Waterkeeper – the city’s go to watchdog for keeping our coastal waters clean – is hosting their first beach clean up to rid the sand and shoreline of trash and plastics that are damaging the beach and sea life. This is the first of four cleanups they’re doing for the global Plastic Free July movement. Additional cleanups are happening July 15 on Junipero Beach in Long Beach, July 22 on Compton Creek, and July 29 at North Atwater Park on the LA River. For more information and to register click here.

Barbie World Premiere

July 9th

Who’s ready to watch the Barbie Movie? We can’t wait (especially after visiting Ken’s DreamHouse.) The film doesn’t come out until July 21st, but you can see the dolls aka the stars of the film -Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling – walk the “pink” carpet for the World Premiere in LA. Deets on where it’s happening is TBD.***This is invite-only

Where to Celebrate the Fourth of July

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, you’re probably thinking about where you’ll spend it and what to do. Don’t stress just yet, because we’ve found some of the best events and celebrations to kick off the holiday. Check them out below.

Paséa Hotel & Spa 4th of July Celebration

July 4th

Location: 21080 CA-1, Huntington Beach

Fireworks are already mesmerizing to look at but can you imagine how magical they would look over the ocean?  Experience it at the Paséa Hotel & Spa right on PCH in Huntington Beach which has an incredible view of the pier. Paséa will have their annual fireworks over the ocean on July 4th and to round out the festivities, they will have a patriotic-filled lineup of events from a floating cinema showing of Top Gun on July 1st to festive cocktails and live entertainment available for the whole weekend. More info can be found here.

Independence Day Weekend at the Santa Monica Pier

July 1st-July 4th

Location: 200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica

Grab a few friends or the whole family and create your own 4th of July party in Santa Monica. Here are just a handful of spots where you can celebrate and catch some fireworks too. Ride Pacific Park Ferris Wheel on the Pier during pique fireworks time or hang out on Santa Monica beach. FYI: While you are at the pier, the PATH Water Van will be on deck to hand out their new summer bottles. So no need to worry about hydrating. The Penthouse at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, Santa Monica Place dining deck, Élephante Beach House,  the rooftop bar & pool at Santa Monica Proper Hotel, or any of the restaurants on Ocean Avenue will have some good views of the sparkles in the air. Don’t forget, you can also enjoy beautiful fireworks displays surrounding Santa Monica. Citys like the Pacific Palisades, Marina Del Rey & the Hollywood Bowl will have fireworks going off at night.

Universal Studios 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular 

July 4th

Location: 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City

Amusement parks are one of the most magical places to go and nothing is better than a holiday at the park.  Celebrate independence day at Universal Studios with its annual dazzling display of 4th of July fireworks, live music, themed décor, and more. All festivities are included in the price of theme park admission. Throughout the day, guests can experience attractions while enjoying the rhythmic beats of the fife and drum bands along with festive decor throughout the park. At 9 pm the festivities will ramp up as colorful fireworks illuminate the nighttime sky to the tune of familiar universal-themed music and patriotic favorites. Acquire your park ticket here.

 The Beach Boys’ Fourth of July Celebration

July 4th, 7:30 pm

Location: 2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles

We are picking up good vibrations because The Beach Boys are heading to the Hollywood Bowl to celebrate the Fourth of July and celebrate the fact that the band has been making music together for more than half a century. Get ready to belt out their iconic tracks as the fireworks go off behind the bowl’s iconic half dome. Pick up your concert tickets today!


July 4th, 4:00 pm

Location: 1101 W McKinley Ave, Pomona

What better way to celebrate America’s birthday than with food, music, and monster trucks. KABOOM!, Fairplex’s annual heart-pounding, patriotic tribute to America will be back for 2023 and will feature a riveting display of fireworks, motocross, and monster truck show. Secure your Fourth of July plans now.

4th of July Weekend Poolside at Skybar

July 1st-4th,

Location: 8440 Sunset Boulevard West Hollywood

Get your party weekend started at the Skybar at Mondrian Los Angeles. For the entire Fourth of July weekend, Skybar is hosting 5 days of events leading up to their annual Independence Day Pool Party (and yes you must be 21+). Kick things off July 1st, from 8 pm-2 am, check out Definition x Temple Night Party featuring some of LA’s finest artists and deejays. July 2nd, grab some friends for the Made in Tulum Pool Party from 12 pm-7 pm, then on July 3rd, from 12 pm-7 pm get ready to soak in the sun at the Pink Pearl Pool Party with more music and summer poolside vibes, and to end the weekend, make sure to attend their annual 4th of July party featuring the taste-making sounds of DJ Eric Sharp. Doors open from  1-7 pm.  Grab your tickets here