Unplug and recharge with a weekend of story, community, connection, and healing in the San Gabriel Mountains. Gather in an old school Camp setting complete with cabins, bunks, a teepee, and plenty of nature all around us. Days will be filled with hiking and opportunities to explore our inner landscape through story, writing, ritual, and community. At night, gather around the campfire to share songs, poems, stories, and, of course, s’mores. The goal is to have fun and create a space where we can renew our energy and reconnect with our souls, each other, and nature. ​It will be a powerful, unique, and surprising few days! $450; Friday, 4 pm; Pali Retreat Center in Running Springs, CA

Int’l Coastal Cleanup Day

Do your part and join a creek cleanup along Ballona Creek or habit restoration in the Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve. Clear out debris to help protect coastal wildlife and keep Marina del Rey and surrounding beaches clean and safe. No RSVP necessary. Saturday, 9 am – 12 pm; 303 Culver Blvd, Playa del Rey, CA, 9029

Coastal Cleanup Day

Coastal Cleanup Day is the world’s largest volunteer day to protect our environment. Heal the Bay invites you to take part and join volunteers from all over the world as you do your part to clean local beaches, rivers, creeks and parks. Free; Saturday, 9 am – 12 pm; Multiple sites available

Celebrate World Wellness Weekend at Glen Ivy Hot Springs

Discover wellness through the transformative power of sound, mindfulness in movement and the healing power of mineral water during World Wellness Weekend at Glen Ivy Hot Springs. Throughout World Wellness Weekend, Glen Ivy Hot Springs will offer a full schedule of wellness services and amenities included in the price of admission. You will enjoy fresh-pressed juice tastings at The Chill Zone, energizing fitness classes in the Secret Garden, and relaxing live music at the Lounge Pool. Chair massages will also be available for purchase on the Salon Balcony based on availability. $72; Saturday & Sunday, 9 am; Glen Ivy Hot Springs. 25000 Glen Ivy Rd, Corona, CA 92883; 888.453.6489

Ojai Valley Inn’s The Farmhouse Events

Ojai Valley Inn will be hosting two events in their new epicurean and event center, The Farmhouse. Ruth Reichl, acclaimed American chef, author, and culinary editor, will be celebrating the release of her latest book with a signed copy accompanied by a family-style lunch. In the evening, experience Chef Michael Cimarusti’s extensive knowledge and appreciation for seafood. The evening’s festivities will begin with the debut and tasting of Nikolas and Julia Krankl’s wine label, FÆTHM, paired with hors d’oeuvres from Nancy Silverton’s culinary team. After, join a family-style “seafood feast” by Chef Cimarusti with sommelier-curated wine pairings. Saturday, Ruth Reichl: 11 am – 2:30 pm, Michael Cimarusti: 6:30 – 9 pm; The Farmhouse at Ojai Valley Inn, 905 Country Club Rd, Ojai, CA 93023

Gymshark LA Pop-Up Opening Party

Gymshark invites you and your BFF to attend the official unveiling of their collab with Gymshark athlete, Whitney Simmons, at an exclusive pop-up opening party! Grab your bestie and get ready to check out the stunning new styles on display, treat yo’self to some pampering, and enjoy yummy food/drinks on the adorable rooftop lounge. There will be tons of surprise activations on-site, each inspired by Whitney’s mission to promote women’s inclusivity & body-positivity with her collection. Friday, 2 – 6 pm; 8175 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Ronan’s First Block Party

They’re hosting a block party! Join in a special one year anniversary party with special guests Burger Daddy, Toasted and Roasted, and Slaine Whiskey. They will be serving up $5 cocktails and be passing out 365 complimentary slices of pizza! Bring the kids for face-painting, a moon bounce and much more. Sunday, 11 am-3 pm; 7315 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046

The Fourth Annual LA’s Best Vegan Tacos

Presented by Eat Drink VeganLA Taco, and Café Gratitude, some of the best knows chefs in Los Angeles will present their unique, creative takes on plant-based tacos, alongside live music and margaritas, at Café Gratitude’s Art District location. Chefs include Chef Alex Vargas – Vegatinos; Chef Mollie & Elias Sosa Engelhart – Sage; Chef Alan Sanz – Gracias Madre; Chef AJ McCloud – Tocaya Organica; Chef Sergio Mendez – Cafe Gratitude; Chef Alex Mendez – Evil Cook; Chef Jocelyn Ramirez – Todo Verde; and Chef David Fuerte – Masa Taco. Proceeds will go to the Immigrant Defenders Law Center (ImmDef), a social justice law firm which delivers full-scale deportation defense to nearly 600 immigrants annually. Saturday, 12 – 6 pm; Café Gratitude Arts District: 300 S Santa Fe Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90013

Barnsdall Arts and Crafts Fair

Shop unique hand-crafted gifts while you support local artists at the Barnsdall Art Center. There will be handmade jewelry, ceramics, painting and  photography that all help raise money to support art programming and education. The event will also include a fundraising-raffle for art pieces and surprise grand prizes. Free; Saturday, 10 am – 3 pm; 4800 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA

Queen Mary Night Market

Savor, sip, and shop during the Queen Mary Night Market. This outdoor event offers food trucks, local brands and businesses, breweries, dancing, and live entertainment. $7, free/8 and under, $20/on-site parking; Friday, 5 pm – midnight; The Queen Mary Events Park, 1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, 877.600.4313




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