Neighborhoods across Los Angeles come alive with regularly occurring art walks. Make a date with a friend and join in the fun. Art walks are the perfect way to explore diverse art, soak up the local culture and socialize with other art lovers.
DOWNTOWN L.A. ART WALK
2nd Thursday of every month
3-9pm (check website for more info)
Explore the bustling street culture of Los Angeles’ Historic Core known as “Gallery Row”, and see the newest art exhibitions of over 40 participating galleries, art centers and museums.
Flag down the free shuttle (running 6-10pm), a brightly painted bus called “the Hippodrome”, and be ready to be entertained while on board with a rotation of live music and art happenings.
MIRACLE MILE ART WALK
3rd Saturday of every month
Check website for hours
With over 40 venues within 4 square miles, (Wilshire/La Brea/Beverly) this art walk has one of the highest concentrations of galleries in Southern California. Enjoy a wide variety of treats, such as artist lectures, complimentary food and beverage, live music, and free entry to art walk after parties. Get around with the free Holly Trolley. Mention Art Walk for free entrance to LACMA, CAFAM, and MAK Center!
SAN PEDRO 1st THURSDAY ARTWALK
1st Thursday of every month
Art galleries, shops and restaurants are open until 9pm, with some restaurants offering a 1st Thursday Night Special and some with live music.
CHINATOWN ART NIGHT
Held once every 3 months on a Saturday
Savor the nostalgia of historic Chinatown, while experiencing over 30 of L.A.’s most cutting edge art galleries.
ARTWALK CULVER CITY
Held in late spring once a year
Tour the Culver City Art District, a cluster of some of L.A.’s hottest galleries that has formed where Washington and La Cienega Boulevards intersect. Also make merry in neighboring restaurants, cafes and bars, many offering special promotions and live music during this highly anticipated annual event.