Los Angeles Free Activities and Events

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Museum Free First Weekends

Adler Planetarium

Free First Weekends Museum Admission  - BofA Museums On Us. Many museums across the United States open their doors free during the first full weekend of every month for anyone who carries a Bank of America or Merrill … [Read more...]

U.S. National Parks Free Days

National Parks Free Admission

More than 100 U.S parks that normally charge fees offer free admission on certain weekends in 2014, according to The National Park Service. The next fee free day is January 19, 2015: Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Follow … [Read more...]

SoCal Art Walks: LA/OC/SD: Free

SoCal Art Walks

In Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego, the term "Art Walks" can mean anything from privately led tours through local art galleries, to a handful of artists hawking their artwork from street carts. Some are held in … [Read more...]

Bowers Museum + Kidseum: Free Days

Santa-Ana-Bowers-Museum

The Bowers Museum and Kidseum offer a few FREE days to their permanent exhibits.  Target sponsors Free First Sundays at the museum, and if you're a Santa Ana resident you can also get in free on third Tuesdays. Free days … [Read more...]

Griffith Park Observatory: Free Events

Griffith Park Observatory Free Days and Deals

Griffith Park Observatory: Discount Tickets and Free Admission Days. Griffith Park Observatory, in Los Angeles, tops our list of savvy things to do in SoCal. Best of all, many events are available to enjoy for free. … [Read more...]

Vintage Paper Fair: Free

vintage cars

The Vintage Paper Fair offers a fun trip back in time through printed paper collectibles. The event is free in several California cities (March - November 2014) -- Walnut Creek, Sacramento, Glendale, San Francisco, and … [Read more...]

Young Eagles: Kids Fly Planes — Free

Young Eagles Teen program

Want to get your 8 to 17-year-olds away from the remote or video game? Sign them up for the Young Eagles program in a city near you and let them take to the sky and man the joystick -- for free. The Young Eagles program, … [Read more...]

Hollywood Christmas Parade: Free

Hollywood Christmas Parade

The 82nd Anniversary of the Hollywood Christmas Parade (November 30, 2014) is free, and always takes place the Sunday after Thanksgiving. The parade features giant balloons, marching bands, floats, equestrian groups, and … [Read more...]

Los Angeles County Museum of Art: Free Days

lacma free days

Los Angeles: LACMA Free Days and Ticket Deals.  The Los Angeles County Museum of Art offers several ways to enjoy their exhibitions for free. Second Tuesdays are free each month, L.A. residents get in free after 5pm … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Launch at Discovery Science Center: Free

Pumpkin Launch Cal State Fullerton

The Pumpkin Launch at the Discovery Science Center at Cal State Fullerton on Saturday (November 1, 2014) is a free event that features flying pumpkins, fun family-friendly activities and hands-on challenges like a … [Read more...]

Kinetic Sculpture Race in Ventura: Free

Kinetic Sculpture Race

The Kinetic Sculpture Race in Ventura (October 18, 2014) is a fun family event that features people-powered vehicles, or some people would call them "inspired works of art," that compete in a contest over an all-terrain … [Read more...]

Thai Cultural Day: Free

Thai Cultural Day Los Angeles

Go for the food, go for the culture. The 22nd annual Thai Cultural Day is free to attend (September 21, 2014). The festival features a day of traditional Thai food, dance, arts, Muay Thai kickboxing demonstrations, Thai … [Read more...]

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Free Day

Smithsonian Museum Day

On Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day, you can get in FREE to hundreds of participating museums across the United States. Check the map (link below) to see which of your local museums partner with Smithsonian for this free … [Read more...]

Fiesta La Ballona: Free

Fiesta La Ballona

Fiesta La Bollona is a free family event in SoCal that not only has free admission but free parking as well. You can enjoy live music on two stages, carnival rides and games, and community performances. A kids area … [Read more...]

Summer Concerts at Redondo Beach Pier: Free

Concerts on the Pier Redondo Beach

The Redondo Beach Pier Free Summer Concert Series offers good free fun for families and friends every Thursday and Saturday from 6-8pm all summer long, July through August. No charge for the fine ocean view, either. … [Read more...]

Griffith Park Shakespeare Festival: Free

shakespeare-griffith-park

The next round of Independent Shakespeare Co. free performances at Griffith Park in Los Angeles are scheduled to begin June 2015. Plays will include: Much Ado About Nothing, and Romeo And Juliet, along with special … [Read more...]