Light Up Your Labor Day Weekend with These Fun Events
Labor Day marks the ceremonial end of summer. If you’re unsure where to get started, here’s a list of the best Labor Day events to attend!
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L.A. County Fair
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From fun carnival games and rides to modern acrobats, delicious wine tastings, thrilling exhibitions, fun concerts, and a creative and mouth-watering assortment of foods that will make you lose your summer body in an instant, the L.A. County Fair has a little something for everyone. Held in Fairplex, Pomona, this classic event starts on August 30 and ends on September 22, 2019. For a bit more on tickets and general information, check out their page here.
For the Food Enthusiast, L.A Times the Taste
Which should be everyone, I mean, who doesn’t love food? The Taste is held in the backlot of Paramount Studios to sample some of the best food and wine L.A. has to offer. Writers and editors will host panel discussions and demonstrations on various topics concerning food. One ticket gives you access to nibble until your heart gives out as you soak up knowledge from various panels. The event is held from August 30 to September 1, 2019. Tickets are pricier, ranging from $115-190.
For the Film Lover, Cinecon Classic Film Festival
A lesser-known festival, this event is celebrating its 55th anniversary with classic films whilst selling movie memorabilia in the heart of Hollywood. It lasts for five days, screening unusual films back to back at the Egyptian Theatre. It starts on August 29 and ends on September 2, 2019. One day will cost you $40-50. Festival passes are between $175-200.
For the Concert Lover, Maestro of the Movies: The Music of John Williams
Everyone has heard his work. Composer of such works as Star Wars, E.T., Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, Harry Potter, and many more, his work will be performed at The Hollywood Bowl from August 30 to September 1, 2019. Maybe you haven’t attended a concert like this. If you haven’t, give it a shot! You sure will remember this magical experience for a long time. As all concerts, tickets go from affordable to a bit pricey, ranging from $14-200.