Looking for something fun to do this weekend in Los Angeles and Southern California? Check out our list of the 7 best events happening now!


Scent Week is happening in Los Angeles from May 5-11. This citywide celebration of all things fragrance features a variety of events, including workshops, classes, and tastings. 

Scent Week 

Desert Hearts Festival is a three-day electronic music festival happening in Lake Perris, California from May 5-7. The lineup features some of the biggest names in dance music, including Claude VonStroke, Walker & Royce, and Justin Martin.

Desert Hearts Festival 

 First Fridays is a monthly event in downtown Los Angeles that celebrates art, culture, and community. On the first Friday of every month, the streets of downtown are closed to traffic and filled with art galleries, live music, and street performers.

First Fridays 

 Go Fact Yourself is a live trivia game show podcast that is recorded in front of a live audience at The Bell House in Los Angeles. The show features comedians and experts answering questions about a wide range of topics.

Go Fact Yourself 

Mariachi Arcoiris is the world's first and only LGBTQ mariachi band. They will be performing at The Abbey Food & Bar in West Hollywood on Friday, May 5.

Mariachi Arcoiris 

 The Cat & Fiddle in Hollywood is hosting a coronation watch party for King Charles III on Saturday and Sunday, May 6-7. The event will feature afternoon tea, the official Coronation Quiche, cake, and Champagne.

The Cat & Fiddle 

Impastiamo, a cooking and mixology platform, is turning 3. They are celebrating with a special event on Saturday, May 6. The event will feature a cooking demonstration, a cocktail tasting, and live music.


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