Things To Do In Los Angeles This Weekend (August 2-4)

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Hey LA! Here’s your weekly list of fun, upcoming events! This week we’re super excited about seeing the FREE Music Series in several parts of town and the FREE Debbie Allen Dance Event. Never miss a thing in Los Angeles to get a list of events emailed weekly, join us here:

August 3rd, 2019 - 6PM
2019 Summer of Music Free Concerts On The Pier
121 W Torrance Blvd #103 Redondo Beach, CA
Theme: 1969 Classic Rock
The Redondo Pier Association is pleased to announce the 2019 Summer of Music Free Concerts on The Pier, July 4 - August 31, 2019. The free concert series kicks off on the 4th of July at 6:00 - 8:00 P.M with a performance by South Bay local indie rock band, Big Mess. This year, the first concert will be followed by the annual fireworks display beginning at 9:00 P.M. The fireworks can be viewed for free from Redondo Beach Pier. Parking will be a $20.00 flat rate on July 4th and all other times, parking at the Redondo Beach Pier (north or south structures), is $2.00 per hour. On Saturday, July 6th Redondo Pier is excited to welcome Australian rocker Hamish Anderson.

August 3rd, 2019 - 7PM
Midsummer Scream
300 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach CA
Midsummer Scream, the largest Halloween and horror convention, returns August 3-4, 2019 to the Long Beach Convention Center for a weekend of chilling delights. More than 20,000 fans of all things macabre will descend on Southern California from near and far to witness and participate in Midsummer’s biggest production yet, returning for its fourth year to Los Angeles. Midsummer Scream features unparalleled presentations all weekend. The show features exclusive productions by Southern California’s major Halloween destinations including Universal Studios Hollywood’s Halloween Horror Nights, Knott’s Scary Farm, Six Flags Magic Mountain’s Fright Fest, and Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor - as they unveil what horrific surprises they have in store for the Halloween season!

August 3rd, 2019 - 11AM-7PM
Matamoska at Long Beach Vegan Festival Free Event
The Pine Outlets 95 S Pine Ave Long Beach, CA
Unsound Sunday
A Bear with A Car on Top
Surfabilly Cats
All Day Event - Starts at 11am
FREE ALL AGES - Delish vegan food will be sold here too!

August 3rd, 2019 - 11AM-7PM
Helen Keller Park - 12521 Vermont Ave Los Angeles, CA 90044
The Music Escape Festival is hosting a Free Taco Bar catered by Taco Mell Catering

Free Tacos First 100 people
Event details

  • Free Entry

  • Free Food/Drinks for first 100 people

  • Free Entertainment

  • Music

  • Photo Booth

  • Face Paint

  • Giveaways

On Saturday August 3, 2019 from 3:00pm-6:30pm we are hosting our 2nd annual Music Escape Festival in partnership with Los Angeles County Parks After Dark. This is a free, family event that everyone can enjoy!

Music will continue from 6:30pm-10:00pm with a Jazz Concert hosted by Parks After Dark.

August 3rd, 2019 - 7PM-10PM
Marina del Rey's Free Summer Concert Series: Pop Saturdays
Burton Chace Park 136505 Mindanao Way, Marina Del Rey, CA
Jon Batiste (Jazz) RSVP on Eventbright

Summertime offers a lot of fun opportunities on the Los Angeles Westside, and one undoubtable favorite is the Marian del Rey Free Summer Concert Series. Yep - FREE! Grab your family, a picnic dinner, and a blanket or low profile beach chair and make your way to Burton Chace Park for this popular event series. The 10-acre park is surrounded on three sides by the water, so come early for picture taking and to stroll the perimeter walking path. On alternating Saturdays expect a mis of pop music groups, including alt-rock, indie and folk.

August 3rd, 2019 - 11AM-1PM
South Bay Free Tour Day
White Point Park 1801 W Paseo Del Mar, San Pedro, CA
This class will be shortened as our typical class time is 5hrs (Location is TBD- this class will be located close to the coast on the Palos Verdes Peninsula). Join your child and experience the rhythm of our day, see our philosophy in action, observe how we interact with your child, meet other families interested in enrolling their child this school year, meet the mentors and the program director, and ask any questions you may have.

August 3rd, 2019 - 7PM
KCRW 1660 Stewart St Santa Monica, CA
FREE. ALL AGES. OUTDOORS. KCRW is throwing 3 Summer Nights parties at our HQ! Doors are at 7:00pm KCRW DJ Anne Litt will open the evening with some late-summer soul.

August 3rd, 2019
Debbie Allan Dance Academy - FREE Ages 8+
3791 Santa Rosalia Drive Los Angeles, CA 90008
310.281.9145 - Call for full details

August 4th, 2019 - 5PM-7PM
FREE Huntington Beach Concert Band Summer Series
Huntington Beach Central Park 18381 Goldenwest St Huntington Beach CA
Kelly Rae Band - plays a wide range of country music from the most current artists topping country tunes and classic favorites.

August 4th, 2019 - 2PM-4PM
Jazz on the Lawn 1819 Steward St Santa Monica, CA
At this family friendly series, kids dance, run around on the grass, and play in the playground. Rotating food trucks and dessert trucks are featured each week.

Families can bring a picnic, blanket and beach chair and enjoy a sampling of free jazz in Santa Monica's Gandara Park (formerly Stewart Street Park) each Sunday in August from 5-7pm. Family activities start at 4pm and run until 7pm.

Free Parking is available after 3:30pm in the Agensys parking lot located north of the park at 1800 Stewart Street.
Handicap Parking is available in the Gandara Park lot located at 1836 Stewart Street.
Free Bike Valet is available in the Gandara Park lot located at 1836 Stewart Street.