LA BBQ Festival by Eat-Drink-Play The weather is great, the sun is shining, why not head down to the beach for some all-you-can-eat BBQ and all-you-can-drink beers! Authentic BBQ from Kansas City, Texas, Chicago and Santa Maria — tri-tip, brisket, pulled pork, sausage, ribs and 20 beers on tap
When: Fri, Sat, Sun Time: (5) 4-hour time slots Tickets: $60 All-Inclusive
Brazilian Day The 14th Annual Brazilian Street Carnaval has partnered up with the 6th Annual Brazilian Day in L.A. to form one huge celebration. Live bands, dancers, a Rio-style parade, authentic Brazilian cooking.
When: Saturday Where: La Brea Tar Pits, 5801 Wilshire Blvd Tickets: FREE
LA Chinese Market Tour & 6-Course Tasting Have you ever wanted to be guided through a chinese market by some renowned chefs in that particular cuisine? Now is your chance, chef Sara Johannes, from WP24 and Michael Lu, from Hotel Shanghai will tour Tour Monterey Park’s Chinese market with you! Wait — it gets better after the tour head to WP24 for a six-course meal prepared by Johannes and Lu.
When: Saturday, 3pm – 7pm Tickets: $88, includes tour, menu, cocktail & recipes
Introduction to Soba Making with Sonoko Sakai Make your own soba entirely by hand, using fresh, stone-milled artisanal soba flour from Japan and authentic soba tools. The soba will be served in the classic way: cold with fresh soy-based dipping sauce, toppings, and spices.
When: Saturday at 11am Where: Japanese American National Museum Tickets: $85
Splendid, Ella Moss Sample Sale Who doesn’t love a sample sale? Splendid, Ella Moss, Splendid Mills, Splendid Girl, Ella Moss Girl, Little Ella, and Splendid Littles.
When: Fri & Sat; 9am – 4pm Where: 11th Flr, Cooper Building; 860 S Los Angeles St