Explore LA: Dance Your Way Across the Region | July 15–21


As summer heats up, mid-July offers tons of free events that invite you to dance your way across the region with an outdoor summer concert season in full swing, arts and cultural fairs and more. 

Monday, July 15

Wednesday, July 17

Thursday, July 18

  • Head to Santa Monica for the weekly KCRW Night Market, and enjoy food trucks, live music and a family-friendly picnic area beginning at 5pm. 
  • Enjoy Gaby Moreno’s unique musical style — dubbed ‘Spanglish folk soul’ — during the weekly Sunset Concerts at The Skirball starting at 8pm. 
  • Explore El Segundo’s arts scene and enjoy live music, food trucks and activities during the monthly El Segundo Art Walk from 5–9pm. 
  • Head to the Hollywood Hills for Hollywood Night Market and enjoy live music, food and drink, and an array of boutique vendors along with an incredible view of LA every summer Thursday from 5–7pm. 

Thursday, July 18 – Sunday, July 21

Saturday, July 20

  • Jam to percussionist Sheila E. and Pimps of Joytime at Pershing Square from 7:30–11pm as part of the park’s weekly summer concert series

Saturday, July 20 – Sunday, July 21

  • Stop by the DTLA Arts District for LitLit: Little Literary Fair from 11am–6pm to enjoy conversations with independent authors and publishers about their work.