What Would CicLAvia Do?

What Would CicLAvia Do?

Click to read about weekly events, ongoing programs, adventuring outsideCOVID-19 Relief Services, and CicLAvia Cooks.

Week of January 18–24

Plan your week ahead with some of these exciting events you can join hosted by our CicLAvia partners and other LA based organizations!

Events are free unless noted otherwise.

Throughout the Week

River LA and 13Exp's Rio Records from now until February 7, 2021. This is a paid event.

Monday, January 18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day

LA Works MLK Jr. Day of Service 2021 happening all day 

East Side Riders Watts Community Clean-up at 10am PST at 1513 E 103rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90002

CAAM's MLK Day Celebration 2021 from 10–3:30pm PST

Big Sunday’s Virtual MLK Day Block Party & Clothing Collection! from 11am-12pm PST 

NMAAHC’s The People’s Holiday from 1–2:30pm PST

Center Theatre Group's Crowndation' pre-show panel discussion at 4pm PST and free premiere screening at 6pm PST

Tuesday, January 19

Zócalo Public Square's How Will Robot Trucks Change American Life? at 1pm PST

LACMA's Art & Conversation: Yoshitomo Nara | No longer just a girl with a knife: Art after Fukushima from 6–7pm PST

Wednesday, January 20

Los Angeles Conservancy's Art Deco: A Live Virtual Tour at 6pm PST. This is a paid event.

Self Help Graphics & Art's Wellness Wednesday: Introduction to Herbalism from 6–7:30pm PST

LA Plaza's Political Shift: The Long Road to the Inauguration at 7pm PST

Thursday, January 21

MOCA x In Absentia: Reflections on the Pandemic at 4pm PST

Friday, January 22

Zócalo Pubic Square's Can Local Media Restore Trust and Destroy Disinformation? at 12pm PST

Fowler Museum at UCLA's Crafting Cartographies – Mapping LA at 4–5:30pm PST

Saturday, January 23

Natural History Museum's Sing Move Play! from 10–10:30am PST

Fowler Museum at UCLA's A Global Destination for Art: Ardeshir Tabrizi from 12–1pm PST

JAMN's The Claudia Kishi Club Reunion from 2–3:30pm PST. This is a paid event.

Sunday, January 24

LACMA's Sundays Live: Encore Edition from 6–7pm PST


Ongoing Resources and Programs

AARP Check out AARP's calendar to join in on virtual trivia, movie nights, and a wide range of workshops.

Curate LA | Explore Curate LA's art discovery platform to learn about upcoming shows, exhibitions, museums, artist studios, and galleries from all around Los Angeles.

Department of Cultural Affairs | Visit the DCA calendar to discover events near you. 

LACMA | Watch, learn, listen, read, and browse at home through LACMA at Home's many virtual resources and activities

Laemmle Theaters | Visit the Laemmle Virtual Cinema to view new arthouse releases, all from the comfort of your home.

LA Phil SOUND/STAGE is a new online collection of concert films and interviews, essays, and artwork that offer deeper insights into the music.

Las Fotos Project | View the virtual exhibition Our Streets looking at mobility justice in East Los Angeles.

Los Angeles Conservancy | The LA Conservancy is also offering virtual and self-guided tours where you can explore the legacy of 1970's architecture, learn about the historical buildings of LA's Broadway, and get a 360º view of Chinatown. Check out the LA Conservancy's map of Historic Places of Los Angeles.

Los Angeles County Library | Find a wide variety of weekly events offered by the LA County library.

Los Angeles Public Library | Visit LAPL's calendar of events for fun, virtual activities for all ages! From coding clubs to story-time, LAPL's programming offers hours of entertainment. Contribute to LAPL's Safer At Home Archive by submitting photos, journal entries, letters and email correspondences, or other digital materials that reflect the impact of COVID-19 on our daily lives. Check out LAPL's social justice reading list. Everything on the list is free to download, with no wait. 

Metro Art and Dublab | Check out the series Deep Routes for a multimedia exploration of Los Angeles.

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County | Explore nature at home with DIY art projects, live-stream discussions, storytelling, and much more.

StoryCorps | Become a part of American History by recording meaningful conversations with friends and family using StoryCorps's new, free tool StoryCorps Connect. All interviews will be archived at the American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress. 

Support LA's Black-Owned Restaurants | Use this crowd-sourced list of nearly 400 entries to find a black-owned restaurant near you.

The Ford | Watch and listen to an eclectic mix of virtual performances in the 2020 Digital Season archive.

Two Bit Circus Foundation | Check out the Two Bit Circus Youtube channel for videos of STEAM-based projects led by their experienced team of facilitators. Each creative play project mixes learning along with a heavy dose of fun that engages curious minds of all ages! 

Adventure Outside

Visit CicLAvia's park resource page to discover your local park!

Discover the Hidden Stairs of Los Angeles

KCET's 61 Self-Guided Tours for Exploring LA on Your Own

Los Angeles Conservancy Guided Tours 

Los Angeles Time's List of Walks

Metro Bike Share's Ride Guides 

Museum of Neon Art's Light Walks: Free Self-Guided Walks or Paid Guided Tours

Timeout's Best Bike Trails in LA

COVID-19 Relief Services

211 LA Resource Line | Call or go online for information and referrals for all health and human services in LA County. 

First 5 LA | View First 5 LA's comprehensive list of community resources for family's in LA county.

Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health and Headspace | LA County Department of Mental Health has partnered with Headspace, the meditation app, to offer free access to Headspace Plus to all LA County residents.

CicLAvia Cooks

Check out our new compilation of recipes—CicLAvia Cooks: A Love Letter to LA—an homage to the great city where we live, work, play, eat, and cook.