Los Angeles August 2020 Events

Cool Down by Drinking Your Way Through LA this August!

Average temperature low and high: 64°-84°

August in Los Angeles is warm and sunny, and it is one of the clearest months of the year! With that said, there are lots of fun outdoor festival activities happening throughout the month. For example, there’s a Jerk Chicken Festival with lots of culture and flavor and the Long Beach Jazz Festival, an annual event that always has a great line up! Consider checking out one of the city’s many drinking events, like Brew at the L.A. Zoo or the Taste of Brews!

August Event Calendar

Jerk Chicken Festival

2 Aug, 2020 1:00 pm
UCLA MAP
Jerk Chicken Festival

Experience rich culture, good food, good music, and great vibes at the Jerk Chicken Fest! Delicious dishes like jerk chicken, jerk pork, jerk shrimp, jerk fish, and more! In addition to authentic eats, there will also be a line up of live performances from renewed international artists. This free festival has a goal of spreading of cultural awareness; it will also feature, costumes, animals from the Caribbean, an organic farmers market, and more!

Brew at the L.A. Zoo

7 Aug, 2020
LA Zoo MAP
Brew at the L.A. Zoo

Beer tasting at the L.A. Zoo is always a fun experience! Held at the Los Angeles Zoo in Griffith Park, there will be 50 breweries in attendance for this awesome event. Pair some delicious pub-style grubs from various vendors and listen to live music, zookeeper talks on the different animals there and a few animal encounters! The event is 21 and over and a memorable way to spend a summer night.

Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival

Date to be confirmed
Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival

If you want to experience the finest in food and drink culture in the City of Angels, you have to attend the city’s biggest food and wine festival! Considered an “epicurean” event, guests will experience wines from top wineries and food from famous chefs. The festival goes on for a few days across a variety of venues in Los Angeles.

LA Fashion Festival

13-16 Aug, 2020
LA Fashion Festival

It's no secret that fashion is a pretty big deal in LA, so it's the perfect place for a fashion festival! The 3-day event will feature hands-on masterclasses, thought-provoking panel discussions, daily screenings of fashion films, workshops, pop-ups, lectures, stimulating experiences, and more. There's free registration for most events, but additional tickets will soon be available here!

Long Beach Jazz Festival

15 Aug, 2020 11:00 am
Rainbow Lagoon Park MAP

For 33 years, long beach has hosted an annual jazz festival with a great line up of top artists. Enjoy a range of R&B and jazz music in a beautiful grassy lagoon setting. In addition to great music, vendors will be selling food, music, and art. VIP seating is also available for a better view of performances. Tickets range between $65-$235.

Taste of Brews Long Beach

Date to be confirmed
Shoreline Aquatic Park MAP

Back for the 10th year bigger and better, the Taste of Brews event is one that you  won't want to miss! Taste some of the best craft beers and select hard ciders, seltzers, and kombucha. There will also be food from some of the best restaurants in the area. Tickets for the 4-hour session (noon to 4pm) starts at $40, and tickets are $30 for the 3-hour session (1pm to 4pm); prices will increase at the gate. Admission includes beer tastes, drinking water, and live entertainment.

Star Wars Convention

27-30 Aug, 2020 @ 10:00 am
Anaheim Convention Center MAP
Star Wars Convention

Let the force be with you! Celebrate Star Wars at this 3-day convention with immersive exhibits, an interactive show floor, screenings, vendors, celebrity guests, panel discussions, costumes, and more! Tickets are $35 a day for kids and $75 a day for adults; they can be purchased online. 

Things to Do in Los Angeles in August

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