Where to Celebrate Fourth of July in Orange County

Fireworks shows, parades, barbecue buffets, cruises…. Here are the best places to celebrate Fourth of July in Orange County. Edited by Whitney Lauren Han. Red, White & Boom July 3-4. Get in the Independence Day spirit with a party at the award-winning restaurant Orange Hill. Start with a welcome drink of beer or wine, then pick […]

Where to Celebrate the Fourth of July in Los Angeles

Celebrate Independence Day with live bands, freshly grilled barbecue, poolside dinners and, of course, a whole lot of fireworks. Be sure to make your reservations and get your tickets now! Edited by Alicia Luchak.   AmericaFest July 4. The 93rd annual AmericaFest celebration, at the Rose Bowl, will include live performances by TNT Freestyle Motocross, […]

Where to Celebrate Fourth of July in San Diego

From ocean-view firework shows to poolside bbqs and more, find the best San Diego Fourth of July events. Carnitas Snack Shack  July 4. Festivities by day, fireworks by night! Head to Carnitas Snack Shack Embarcadero for burgers and hotdogs starting at 11 a.m., live music with DJ Mike White 2-6 p.m., and a live band […]

One Block: Things to Do in Frogtown This Summer

Looking for things to do in Frogtown this summer? Here are the amazing things to do, play, eat and drink along a single stretch of famed Laguna Canyon Road. Adapted from the 2019 Where Traveler Los Angeles June issue.   DO The burgeoning Eastside neighborhood of Frogtown runs adjacent to the Glendale Narrows portion of the […]

Top Orange County Things to Do in July

Outdoor foodie happenings, sunset movie nights and art festivals … See our list of the 30+ top Orange County things to do in July. Edited by Whitney Lauren Han. Bourbon Steak Fourth of July Sunset Package July 4. Experience a premium tasting menu with wine pairings and a fireworks show at acclaimed Bourbon Steak at […]

Top Los Angeles Things to Do in July

Celebrate the first full month of summer with oceanfront fireworks, a margarita showdown and an escape into the world of VR. There’s plenty to do in L.A. this July, so read up and mark your calendars. Edited by Alicia Luchak.   Miss America’s Ugly Daughter All month. Barra Grant’s darkly comic autobiographical one-woman show recounts her […]

Top San Diego Things to Do in July

This month, San Diego brings you over-the-top pool parties, Fourth of July barbecues, Opening Day at the racetrack and more. See our list of the top San Diego things to do in July. Summer Wine Series July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31. Tower23 Hotel invites wine lovers to the Tower Deck this summer to join […]

Bohnett’s Bounty: Supporter of Arts and Social Causes

by Libby Slate David Bohnett is a former five-year chairman of the Los Angeles Philharmonic board and its current vice chair, chairman of the executive committee on the board of the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills and a trustee of the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.—among other positions. But it’s […]

Where to Celebrate Father’s Day in San Diego

Celebrate Dad in style with decadent dinners, tasty libations, stunning views and more. Bankers Hill Bar + RestaurantJune 16. Dig in and drink up this Father’s Day with a featured steak and wine pairing at Bankers Hill Bar + Restaurant. The modern-American restaurant will prepare an 8-ounce New York steak and seasonal vegetables for the […]

Where to Celebrate Father’s Day in Los Angeles

Decked-out dinners, outdoor music, crafting stations, group games– LA has plenty of ways for you to celebrate Dad. Edited by Alicia Luchak. Bacari W. 3rd June 16. Enjoy Mediterranean-style brunch on the shaded patio. Delicious bites include potato hash, lamb-stuffed eggplant, pistachio lamb kebab and free-range egg pizza. Dad’s first drink is on the house. […]