WEEKEND EVENTS | August 12 – August 14, 2022

The weekend has arrived, and so has our round-up of the top events happening this August 12 through August 14. Read on for a range of fun to enjoy in your local community. 

LOS ANGELES WEEKEND EVENTS | August 12 – August 14 

Brew at the L.A. Zoo

When: August 12, 2022 

Where: Griffith Park

What: Enjoy 45-plus craft brews amongst the snoozing lions and cackling monkeys of the L.A. Zoo. Brew at the L.A. Zoo is back to bring brews, beats, and fun to this historical landmark. Likewise, this event is 21 and over only.

Nisei Week Japanese Festival

When: August 13 – August 21 

Where: Little Tokyo

What: Celebrated over two weekends, this Japanese cultural festival invites you to a showcase of tradition and history. See displays of martial arts, tea ceremonies, flower arrangements, and more. 

Unique LA Market

When: August 13 – August 14 

Where: Downtown Fashion District 

What: Considered one of the best made-in-America shopping events in the country, the Unique LA Market is a must. Find one-of-a-kind clothes, accessories, and art pieces along with many handmade picks. 



Gimme Pink Roller Rink

When: August 12 – August 14 

Where: Downtown Santa Monica

What: Hit the rink at Santa Monica Pier. Enjoy disco hits oceanside at this pop-up roller disco presented by Benefit Cosmetics. Likewise, the event will also feature a brow bar with the entire event free to the public. In addition, attendees that show proof of the Klarna app on their phone will receive one free drink from the cocktail bar.

OC Fair

When: Until August 14, 2022 

Where: Costa Mesa

What: Carnival attractions, fried food, and fun are what you will find at the OC Fair. Bringing family fun to the area since 1889, this will be the last weekend of the fair.

Rooftop Cinema Club

When: Until September 5 

Where: El Segundo 

What: This weekend’s Rooftop Cinema Club brings you a range of blockbusters to enjoy. Catch showings of Cruella, Friday, and Encanto at South Bays’ beloved rooftop cinema experience. 


Prime Video FYC Fest

When: August 12 – August 14 

Where: Sherman Oaks

What: A free multi-location pop-up presented by Prime Video? Say less. Enjoy this weekend-long FYC event with themed food trucks, photo ops, and more to spotlight Prime’s Emmy-nominated series. You’ll find FYC Fest at three locations: the Westfield Fashion Square, 3rd Street Promenade, and Pacific Design Center.

Movies on the Roof

When: until August 27

Where: Fashion Square Mall | Sherman Oaks

What: Westfield Fashion Square invites you to a joy-filled alfresco film series this summer. Catch flicks like Black Panther and Rush Hour, and with ticket sales, support Hope of the Valley.

Moonlit Saturdays

When: August 13 

Where: The Nitecap | Burbank

What: Treat yourself to some comedy and laughs this weekend. Head to The Nitecap for Moonlit Saturdays. The comedy show features LA’s best comedians, many of whom have appeared on HBO, Netflix, and Showtime. Don’t miss out!


CONEJO VALLEY WEEKEND EVENTS  | August 12 – August 14 

145th Annual Ventura County Fair

When: August 3 – August 14 

Where: Ventura County Fairgrounds | Ventura

What: It’s time for the 145th annual Ventura County Fair, “A County Fair with Ocean Air.” This year’s fair takes place at the Ventura County Fairgrounds for two weeks of fun! Enjoy arts, crafts, food, exhibits, displays, demonstrations, farm animals, petting zoo, carnival rides, games, and entertainment. 

Sea Glass and Ocean Arts Festival 

When: August 13, 2022 

Where: Santa Barbara Maritime Museum

What: Don’t miss this weekend’s Sea Glass and Ocean Arts Festival in Santa Barbara. The Summer Sea Glass Pop-up will feature handmade, ocean-themed art and authentic sea glass jewelry. In addition, each year, the event designates a nonprofit that will receive a portion of the proceeds. 

Music Under the Stars at the Olivas Adobe Ventura

When: August 13 

Where: 4200 Olivas Park Drive, Ventura

What:  The City of Ventura Cultural Affairs Division presents the popular Music Under the Stars series. Enjoy a range of sounds each summer weekend outdoors at the historic Olivas Adobe.