Weekend Events: Thanksgiving Weekend | Nov 26-28

Make the most of your Thanksgiving Weekend whether you are with family or friends. From music to museum exhibits, holiday fun, and everything in between, we have you covered. Read on for a list of fun that all can enjoy!!


‘House of Gucci’ Exhibition

When: Until December 4th, 2021

Where: FIDM | South Park

What: If you’ve been counting down the days until The House of Gucci hits theaters, get ready to immerse yourself in the film’s best fashion. Check out the ‘House of Gucci’ Exhibition at FIDM for a photography and costume exhibition dedicated to the Ridley Scott flick. From Lady Gaga’s après-ski look to Adam Driver’s turtleneck sweater, you’ll find a mix of designer Janty Yates’s costumes.

Dodgers Holiday Festival

When: November 26-December 31, 2021

Where: Echo Park

What: Tis the season for some festive fun on center field. Enjoy your Thanksgiving weekend kicking off the holidays at Dodger Stadium. From seasonal decor to food, merch, and an ice skating rink, there is plenty of fun to be had at the home of our boys in blue.

For the Record: Love Actually Live

When: November 27-December 31, 2021

Where: Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts | Beverly Hills

What: This Thanksgiving weekend For the Record kicks off their month-long performance of Love Actually Live. The cult-favorite musical series will be performing shops topping numbers based on the beloved holiday movie. 




Shop Smal Business Saturday

When: November 27, 2021

Where: Runway Playa Vista

What: Support small businesses this Thanksgiving weekend! On Saturday head to Runway at Play Vista for a family-friendly fun-filled day of goods from local makers, tasty grub, live music, and more!

Beach Yoga on Santa Monica Beach

When: November 27-28,2021

Where: Lifeguard Tower 26 | Santa Monica

What: Find your inner zen amongst the sand and waves. This Thanksgiving weekend you can take part in one of two hosted beach yoga sessions. Feel refreshed, grounded, and ready to take on Cyber Monday with ease.

Seaside Cinema Holidays

When: November 26-28, 2021

Where: Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel | Santa Monica

What: Catch Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Polar Express, or Elf this weekend for a seaside cinema treat. Tis the season for FREE holiday movies…beachside. Seaside Cinema Holidays features timeless classics, seasonal culinary treats, and more.


Golden Friday 5K Fun Run

When: November 26, 2021

Where: Glendale

What: Supporting dogs with your dog and you get a free beer! Need we say more? This Friday make your way to Golden Road’s Atwater Village brewery for a dog-friendly 5K in support of Wags and Walks. Your registration includes beer (of course) and a t-shirt. 

Hope Of Valley Rescue’s Drumstick Dash LA – Thanksgiving 2021


When: November 25, 2021

Where: NoHo Arts District | North Hollywood

What: The Annual Drumstick Dash returns to NoHo for its 6th year! Take part in this year’s event and help provide over 200,000 hot meals for the unsheltered. Run or walk in this marathon for a cause with the option to participate in their 5K or 10K.

Jim Caruso’s Cast Party…with Billy Stritch!

When: November 28-29, 2021

Where: Feinstein’s at Vitello’s | Studio City

What: Taking to the stage at Feinstein’s for two nights only, Jim Caruso’s Cast Party returns to the West Coast. The “extreme open mic” will mark the 14th Southern California appearance for the beloved Manhattan mainstay, hosted by Caruso and musical director Billy Stritch.


Santa Claus to Parachute into Janss Marketplace 

When: November 26, 2021

Where: Janss Marketplace | Thousand Oaks

What: Santa Claus is coming to town via parachute landing at Janss Marketplace this Thanksgiving weekend. Thousand Oaks free holiday celebration will feature fun for the entire family, from live music to storytime and more!

Chanukah Celebration in Newbury Park

When: November 28, 2021

Where: 350 Via Las Brisas, Newbury Park

What: Celebrate the Festival of Lights at Chabad of Newbury Park’s annual Chanukah Celebration. The family-friendly event will feature live musical performances, exciting circus acts, latkes and donuts, crafts, and the great Gelt drop. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend!

“Wild Lights & Disco Nights” 

When: November 28, 2021

Where: America’s Teaching Zoo | Moorpark College

What: Head to America’s Teaching Zoo this holiday season for the first-ever holiday light event. Wild Lights & Disco Nights invite you into a sparkling disco ball forest for a truly groovy evening.