LA is a great place to visit at any time of the year – but summer time brings out the best of the best in this great city. Not only are the days sunny and warm, but the evenings are ablaze with life. Be sure to add these 7 activities to your “To Do” list this summer!
Outdoor movies/Drive In movie
Take the whole family out for a fun evening under the stars at the outdoor or drive in movies. Movie selections range from black-and-white classics to the most modern blockbusters. And what better place to enjoy these movies than the world’s film capital?
Take your kids out to one of LA’s many music festivals or park concerts that take place nearly every night all summer long. Enjoy all sorts of music including jazz, funk, alternative, pop, rock, and so much more!
Music center plaza
Enjoy free dance lessons, live music, and celebrated DJs all summer long at the Music Center Plaza. Dance themes range from the 90’s to line dancing and more! These dance parties go all summer long and everyone is welcome to participate.
Korea Town/China Town
Step into Asia this summer by visiting Korea Town and/or China Town for some exotic food, amazing festivals, and some authentic Eastern experiences. For example, spend a day relaxing at a Korean-style spa or enjoy an upbeat party complete with dancing, music, art, and food in Chinatown.
Even though LA is famous for its city life, don’t overlook the fun you can have outdoors on one of LA’s many hiking trails. Most hikes are easy to medium difficulty, so you can take the whole family out for an enjoyable day enjoying nature. And don’t forget that you can hike up to the world-famous Hollywood sign too!
Spend all summer enjoying the many beaches LA has to offer. They’ve got everything from secluded, romantic beaches, to fun family beaches, and active dog beaches. Just be sure to slap on some sunscreen and practice safe swimming habits while you’re out there.
Finally, don’t pass up the chance to learn how to shoot a bow and arrow like Robin Hood, Hawkeye, or Katniss. Free archery lessons are offered all around LA. Just be sure to show up early to snag some good bow and arrow time!
Now get out there and start enjoying your LA summer!