The most amazing events happening in L.A. this June (2024)

The most amazing events happening in L.A. this June (1)

Plan your month with our June 2024 events calendar of the best activities, including free things to do, festivals and our favorite concerts

Edited by

Michael Juliano

Advertising

Looking for things to do in L.A.?You’ll find plenty in ourJune events calendar. We’re talking outdoor movie screenings, museum exhibitions, live theater and plenty of Pride events. That’s, of course, in addition to fun-in-the-sun staples like going to thebeach, hiking or even lounging on arooftop. As the weather warms up, head outdoors for this month’s big events and festivals.

RECOMMENDED: Fullevents calendarfor 2024

An email you’ll actually love

By entering your email address you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and consent to receive emails from Time Out about news, events, offers and partner promotions.

🙌 Awesome, you're subscribed!

Thanks for subscribing! Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon!

Photograph: Courtesy Adam Latham
Roots Picnic: Hip-Hop is the Love of My Life
  • Music
  • Rap, hip-hop and R&B
  • Hollywood

The Roots headline this hip-hop fest at the Hollywood Bowl, which boasts the likes of Queen Latifah, Common, Digable Planets, Arrested Development, the Pharcyde and Black Sheep.

Read more

Buy ticket

Photograph: Courtesy L.A. Conservancy/Mike Hume
Last Remaining Seats
  • Movies
  • Drama
  • Downtown Historic Core

The L.A. Conservancy offers a delightful summer time machine in the form of classic films, screened inside Downtown’s grand old movie palaces throughout the month of June. Most screenings include a special introduction and a post-film Q&A, and there are also ticket bundles that add in a proper theater tour.

Advertising

Photo by Marc J. Franklin, 2022
A Strange Loop
  • Theater
  • Musicals
  • Downtown

Musical-theater auteur Michael R. Jackson turns himself inside out in this thrilling show. Check out our five-star review from its New York run.

Read more

Photograph: Time Out/Michael Juliano
The Comet / Poppea
  • Theater
  • Experimental
  • Little Tokyo

The latest adventurousperformance from the Industry, this two-in-one show simultaneously stages a 17th-century opera and a 20th-century sci-fi story on a rotating stage. Director Yuval Sharon’s six-years-in-the-making production connects the stories ofClaudio Monteverdi’s 1643 Italian opera L’incoronazione di Poppea (The Coronation of Poppea) with a world premiere production of W.E.B. Du Bois’s 1924 sci-fi short storyThe Comet; both unfold at the same time on a turntable that’s been split into two. The Industry has staged itspiecesin carsand on a mountaintop; this time around, you’ll catch them at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, from June 14 through 23.

Read more

Advertising

Photograph: Courtesy Adam Latham
Juneteenth Celebration at the Hollywood Bowl
  • Music
  • Rap, hip-hop and R&B
  • Hollywood

T-Paincurates and leads this celebration of Juneteenth and Black music at the Hollywood Bowl, with assistance from conductor Derrick Hodge and the Color of Noize Orchestra.

Read more

Buy ticket

Photograph: Courtesy Barnsdall Art Park
Friday Night Wine Tastings
  • Bars
  • Los Feliz

Now one of L.A.’s most treasured summer traditions (and back after a five-year hiatus), Barnsdall Park’s wine tastings regularly attract sell-out crowds. Perched atop Olive Hill on the west lawn of the historic Hollyhock House (which you can tour during the evening for an additional $25), the Barnsdall Friday fund raisers include fine selections of boutique wines provided by Silverlake Wine with a spectacular sunset and 360-degree views of the city.

Read more

Advertising

Photograph: Michael Juliano
CicLAvia: South L.A.
  • Things to do

Pedal along five car-free miles of Western Avenue as CicLAvia brings its latest open streets event to South L.A.

Read more

Photograph: Courtesy Brian Feinzimer
KCRW Summer Nights
  • Music
  • Chinatown

Everyone’s favorite NPR member station has a hand in aslew of summer concert slates atpublic plazas and beloved museums, and this summer’s schedule is particularly packed. Familiar KCRW DJs and local buzz bands will be providing free, open-air tunes on select nights fromJune through September at Union Station,CAAM,Descanso Gardens, Bowers Museum, Century Park, the Autry, KCRW’s Santa Monica headquartersand—our favorite—the party-till-midnight bashes at Chinatown Central Plaza.

Read more

Advertising

Photograph: Jade Park
Day Trip Festival
  • Music
  • Dance and electronic
  • Long Beach

House music hits the Queen Mary waterfront during this two-day fest.This year’sevent, whichfeatures two main stages as well as another side one, includes the likes ofKaskade, MKback-to-back with Green Velvet, Cloonee, Mau P, and Nicole Moudaberback-to-back with Paco Osuna.

Read more

Buy ticket

Photograph: Courtesy Grand Performances/Farah Sosa
Grand Performances
  • Music
  • Downtown

This epic (and free) outdoor concert seriesfeatures live performances by artists from around the world at thetotally overhauledCalifornia Plazastage in DTLA, where the shallow water separating the stage from the audience has been replaced by a proper event lawn.Don’t miss a diverse and highly intriguing mix ofbands, DJ sets and dance parties.

Read more

An email you’ll actually love

By entering your email address you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and consent to receive emails from Time Out about news, events, offers and partner promotions.

🙌 Awesome, you're subscribed!

Thanks for subscribing! Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon!

An email you’ll actually love

Déjà vu! We already have this email. Try another?

By entering your email address you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and consent to receive emails from Time Out about news, events, offers and partner promotions.

🙌 Awesome, you're subscribed!

Thanks for subscribing! Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon!

Recommended

    You may also like

    You may also like

    Advertising

    The most amazing events happening in L.A. this June (2024)
    Top Articles
    Latest Posts
    Article information

    Author: Errol Quitzon

    Last Updated:

    Views: 6216

    Rating: 4.9 / 5 (79 voted)

    Reviews: 86% of readers found this page helpful

    Author information

    Name: Errol Quitzon

    Birthday: 1993-04-02

    Address: 70604 Haley Lane, Port Weldonside, TN 99233-0942

    Phone: +9665282866296

    Job: Product Retail Agent

    Hobby: Computer programming, Horseback riding, Hooping, Dance, Ice skating, Backpacking, Rafting

    Introduction: My name is Errol Quitzon, I am a fair, cute, fancy, clean, attractive, sparkling, kind person who loves writing and wants to share my knowledge and understanding with you.