Bring blankets (chilly location) & low chairs to enjoy Shakespeare-by-the-Sea’s presentation of the great comedy.
7:00 PM • Hermosa Beach • Info
The Old Pasadena Film Festival & the LA 3-D Club screen 3-dimensional photography & shorts created by some of So Cal’s best stereo photographers.
7:30 PM • Pasadena • Info
Veteran soul, rock, & jazz vocalist Cecilia Noel performs what she calls “salsoul.” Bring blankets/chairs; no outside food.
8:30 PM • Downtown LA • Info
Join a Bollywood dance lesson under the stars & then try your steps to live music. Bring a picnic or grab a bite on site. $5 parking from 8 pm.
7:00 PM • Downtown LA • Info
Bring blankets & settle down for a screening of the futuristic thriller “Godzilla.” No outside food.
7:30 PM • Downtown LA • Info
Ok, this one is *almost* free ($3): Enjoy an evening in the pool + an outdoor screening of “Beetlejuice.”
8:00 PM • Azusa • Info
The Ford Theatre’s Jazzed & Motivated invites you to join a Japanese Folk Dance session with Christine Inouye, set to ondo music by folk fusion ensemble Minyo Station. Outdoor movie follows.
6:30 PM • East LA • Info
Nature in Focus: Learn how to combine technique, composition, and being in the right place at the right time to take a memorable picture. 2 hrs.
8:00 AM • Franklin Canyon Ranch • Info
Free family art workshops on the lawn, for all ages; different crafts each session.
10:00 AM • West Adams • Info
Cool down with a screening of a comic noir classic, “Dr. Strangelove: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Bomb.”
1:00 PM • Los Feliz • Info
Bring blankets or low chairs for the Independent Shakespeare Co.’s elegant production of the classic tragedy, with a live band playing an original rock score.
6:30 PM • Griffith Park • Info
KCRW’s Gary Calamar hosts an intimate, casual, brunch-side acoustic concert from favorite musicians. Nina Gordon & Louise Post from Veruca Salt + Holly Miranda.
11:00 AM • North Hollywood • Info
Grab your guitar, fiddle, spoons, or bass, & jam with members of the Western Music Association. Free w/admission.
12:00 PM • Griffith Park • Info
Curator Julian Brooks explains how investigating the creative processes of the Italian Renaissance masters involves detective work that yields as many questions as it does answers. RSVP required.
3:00 PM • Brentwood • Info
HOLA (Heart of Los Angeles) presents the HOLA Rock Band (aka First Aid), the HOLA Jazz Band, & the HOLA Horn Quartet. Kids’ pre-show from 5 PM.
6:30 PM • MacArthur Park • Info
LA SummerFest At Rivendale: The Santa Clarita Shakespeare Festival presents the bard’s comedy, in a new indie rock interpretation with a live band. Bring blankets & picnics; drinks & food avail.
7:30 PM • Newhall • Info
The Old Pasadena Film Festival screens Baz Luhrmann’s off-beat comedy “Strictly Ballroom” (1992). Come at 7 pm for music & food.
8:30 PM • Pasadena • Info