10 Amazing Things To Do In Highland Park This Month

Plan out your month with the city's best culture, concerts, cuisines and more.
Things To Do Highland Park August 2017
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10 AMAZING THINGS TO DO IN HIGHLAND PARK

No More FOMO. Plan out your month with the city’s best culture, concerts, eateries and more.

Things To Do Highland Park August 2017

THINGS TO DO

August 8,15, 22, 29

Kundalini Yoga & Soundbath; The York Manor

Bring bliss and transformation to your life this summer with Kundalini Yoga led by Certified Teacher and Eagle Rock native, Liza F. Camba. Each class includes: postures, breathe-work, movement, meditation, gong sound bath and deep relaxation! Can I get a Namaste or an Om? All levels of experience are welcome to join.

August 12

Dolce Vita – Scarface Edition; The Offbeat Bar

Save the date and get ready to shake your tail feather at Highland Park’s finest Italo disco night featuring DJ Mando Italo and DJ Squarewav.

August 16

Comedy Open Mic; Book Show

Test out your new improv sketch at comedy open mic hosted by Sumukh Torgalkar. Sign ups begin at 7:00 p.m. and open mic begins at 7:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Find more things to do in our August 2017 Events Calendar

FOOD + DRINK

August 7, 14, 21, 28

Super Happy Hour Mondays; Block Party Highland Park

Take back Monday with super happy hour specials happening ALL NIGHT at Block Party. Enjoy yourself, but be responsible (Tuesday is a new day).

August 13

Sangria Sundays, The Offbeat Bar

Sip on sangria as soul revue duo the Chad and Bob show perform from 5-9 p.m. Afterwards enjoy scenic movies projected onto a big screen as Leslie Mendez keeps things nice at the bar.

August 6, 20

Sunday Brunch; Highland Park Bowl

Grab life by the bowl and join Grits n Gravy Music at LA’s oldest bowling alley for brunch. Los Angeles based organ trio B3 powerhouse will bring the organ to life! Get your life and then get your bowl on. Fun way to burn off brunch tbh.

ARTS + CULTURE

August 5, 12, 19, 26

The Artsy Flea; Van de Kamp Bakery

Score tons of unique vintage pieces and finds at The Artsy Flea. Taking place every Saturday at the Van de Kamp bakery building. The event features 145 booths, food trucks, live music, kids attractions plus more. 

Find more things to do in our August 2017 Events Calendar

MUSIC + NIGHTLIFE

August 8

Priests; Highland Park Ebell Club

Catch rising artist Priests as they perform tracks off their first full-length album “Nothing Feels Natural.” The D.C. punks are spreading their wings by incorporating pieces of surf and indie rock. It’s a very ambitious album and they pull it off in style without sacrificing the band’s punky core.

August 10, 17, 24, 31

We Play 80s; The Offbeat Bar

Release your inner 80s kid every Thursday night at We Play 80’s. Enjoy free entry, free parking and free tacos from Provecho/Highland Market. Drink specials and classic 80’s movies and videos on the big screen all night.

August 19

Stellar Remnant Takeover Vol. 5 Idealist; ETA Highland Park

Welcome the fifth installment series of pop up appearances from Stellar Remnant from Switzerland. This will be his first LA visit that’s bound to be a cosmic treat.

 

Want more? Then be sure to check out Happening In Highland Park’s Events Calendar for updates on exciting things happening in the city throughout the month of August.

Aneesah Moore
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Vegetarian, music & art enthusiast, content curator, blogger and muse. I like my coffee black just like my clothes. Sometimes I'll add agave or sugar. What are you listening to right now? xx // SC, IG & Twitter: @ineedsomemoore

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