What To Do This Weekend In Downtown Los Angeles

Events Happening This Weekend In Downtown Los Angeles: Nov 15th - 17th.



Adult Swim Festival

Friday | 11/15 | 5:00PM – 11:00PM

At Banc Of California Stadium

The ADULT SWIM FESTIVAL is returning to Los Angeles with an extra ridiculous assembly of music, comedy and life-altering experiences on Nov 15 & 16. Featuring incredible performances by Dethklok, Jamie xx, Vince Staples, Young Thug, The Eric Andre Show Live!, Captain Murphy, Tierra Whack, Lil Nas X and more!


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Sparkle DTLA at The Bloc

Friday | 11/15 | 6:00PM – 9:00PM

The Bloc Downtown

Experience a magical holiday show as 16 million hues of lights illuminate the night and synchronize to festive tunes. Sparkle DTLA at The Bloc will take you through an unforgettable nighttime journey that includes the world’s largest multi-colored three-dimensional holiday displays. Capture your perfect photo-op moments at this ultimate holiday experience.


Still Life Ceramics, hosts its Rosé & Clay

Rosé & Clay at Still Life Ceramics

Friday | 11/15 | 7:00PM – 8:30PM


ROW DTLA’s independently owned ceramics workshop, Still Life Ceramics, hosts its Rosé & Clay class starting in the studio to work with the pottery wheel and later making a visit to its neighbor Rappahannock Oyster Bar for a Rosé tasting. The class is $65 per person and guests can reserve their space here.


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Sylvan Esso presents WITH

Friday | 11/15 | 8:00PM – 11:00PM

At Walt Disney Concert Hall

Sylvan Esso presents “WITH,” a special concert that finds them expanding on their emotionally wrenching electro-pop with warm full-band arrangements. Performing in collaboration with eight of their favorite musicians, Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn will reimagine their music from the ground up – a wholly exceptional experience. Hand Habits open the show.


Cool Tempo With Matthew Mcdermott

Cool Tempo With Matthew Mcdermott

Friday | 11/15 | 2:00PM – 7:o0PM

At Ace Hotel Upstairs

Matthew McDermott takes you through a breezy selection of vital vinyl Upstairs with special guest Scott Zacharias. Free and open to the public at Upstairs.




NFMLA Film Festival 2019

NFMLA Film Festival 2019

Saturday | 11/16 | 4:00PM – 11:30PM

At South Park Center

The night begins with shorts program InFocus: Native Cinema, which offers a collection of short films from Native and indigenous filmmakers that explore questions of identity, femininity, cultural preservation and revival, and poetic resonance in the everyday.


Ambiente Latin Party

Saturday | 11/16 | 10:00PM – 2:00AM

At Treehouse Rooftop Lounge

Meet us at the Treehouse Rooftop – a beautiful indoor/outdoor venue in downtown LA. We’ll dancing until 2am with the best DJ’s in LA spinning all your favorite latin hits all night. $5 admission before 10:30 pm w/ RSVP | 21+


CapsuleM: Intimate Night

CapsuleM Presents: Intimate Night w/ SECRET GUEST (Berlin) *TBA*

Saturday | 11/16 | 11:00PM – 5:00AM


We are thrilled to invite you experience our new concept which will be held at a beautiful, creative space where you can enjoy the exquisite music provided by top-notch talents and the warm company of other like-minded individuals.


That Dog with String Accompaniment

Spaceland Presents:
That Dog with String Accompaniment

Saturday | 11/16 | DOORS 7:00PM

At Regent Theater DTLA

The lineup of the Los Angeles-based indie pop quartet that dog. represented the flowering of a second generation of musical luminaries: singer/guitarist Anna Waronker was the daughter of famed producer and Warner Bros. head Lenny Waronker, while bassist Rachel Haden and her violinist sister, Petra, were two of the triplet daughters born to jazz titan Charlie Haden.

Goldenvoice presents Baby Bash, Frankie J, & Trish Toledo

Goldenvoice Presents: Baby Bash, Frankie J, & Trish Toledo

Saturday | 11/16 | DOORS 7:00PM

At The Novo

Growing up in Vallejo, Baby Bash took tremendous pride in his city’s — and the larger West Coast’s — powerful rap heritage. Even though he considers himself a product of Mac Dre, Ice Cube and E-40, little did Bash know that he would have gold singles, gold albums and platinum songwriting credits on his resume.


H&H Brazilian Steakhouse

Weekend Brazilian Brunch

Sunday | 11/17 | 11:00AM – 3:00PM

At H+H Brazilian Steakhouse

Mindful Mornings with Mantras & Mixtapes

Mindful Mornings with Mantras & Mixtapes

Sunday | 11/17 | 10:00AM – 11:00AM

At The Ace Hotel Upstairs

Join us Upstairs for an open air meditation session. All are welcome, no previous experience necessary


Soft Rock Sunday

Soft Rock Sunday

Sunday | 11/17 | DOORS 5:00PM

At The Love Song Bar

Soft Rock Sunday is the ultimate gathering of grooves to soothe. DJ Mara Schwartz (a former L.A. Weekly contributor from back in the day, currently a music publishing maven) knows her stuff, so don’t expect an ironic hipster deal. 21+ || Free at the Door.