Los Angeles August 2023

Los Angeles August 2023 Events

Los Angeles August 2023 Events

Los Angeles Continues to Return to Normalcy with Many Options for a Great Visit

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 the ideal weather combined with the fact that COVID restrictions were lifted in June, leaving the city open at full capacity, expect lots of fun outdoor activities happening throughout the month.

August Event Calendar

Jerk Fest

Jerk Fest

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

BBQ Music Fest

BBQ Music Fest

As a contest between locals and national barbecuers, BBQ Music Fest promises a lot of great food, as the cooks will be bringing their A game if they want to win. Beyond that, there will be live bands and DJs to complement your multiple meals.

Taste of Brews Long Beach

Taste of Brews Long Beach

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.

Flashback Classic Car Show

Flashback Classic Car Show

LA is renowned for its car culture, and the classic cars displayed at the Flashback Classic Car Show exemplify the long history of the automobile in the urban sprawl of LA. A charitable event, see the classic cars and contribute to a good cause.

Los Angeles Events in August

Concerts

Theater & Headliners

Sports

Nightclubs

Things to do in Los Angeles

Things to Do in Los Angeles in August

Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival

Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival
Watch Shakespeare come to life this summer. From August through September, see Shakespeare in Griffith Park. Each show has a pre-show right before each performance held in the Old Zoo section of the famed park. Admission is free, so bring a blanket, chairs, and a light dinner and enjoy the show!

Sizzling Summer Nights

Sizzling Summer Nights
Held at the Autry in Griffith Park, Sizzling Summer Nights allows guests to dance the night away as they grove to L.A.’s best salsa and Latin fusion bands. These outdoor parties also include free dance lessons with a professional instructor and access to the museum galleries. There’s a separate dance floor for kids, so it’s perfect for the entire family. There are also tacos, margaritas, and other light refreshments available for purchase.