Thursday, June 13
4 to 7 p.m. @ CenterPointe Club
This annual business expo features dozens of
local businesses and includes tastes from many restaurants and hotels for guests to sample.
6200 Playa Vista Drive. Visit business.laxcoastal.com for details.
Friday, June 14 to Saturday, June 20
Silicon Beach Film Festival
10 a.m. to midnight daily
@ Cinemark 18 and XD
This film festival features movies and industry panels that celebrate local filmmakers, including Playa Vista’s own Kerry David whose new film “Breaking Their Silence: Women on the Frontline of the Poaching War” will be showing Sunday, June 16 at 3:45 p.m. on a big screen in HHLA’s Cinemark 18 and XD (6081 Center Dr., Westchester). For tickets to the film festival, visit siliconbeachff.com.
Saturday, June 15
Tessellate Art Show Opening Reception
6 to 10 p.m. @ Street Art House
Artist-in-Residence Darkoski transforms the gallery using murals, paintings and sculptures that use an energetic progression of intricate shapes and patterns. The Tessellate Exhibit runs Tuesdays through Sundays, June 16 to July 7. 12746 W. Jefferson Boulevard, Ste. 115 on Runway Road. Visit streetarthouse.com for more info. Free.
Saturdays, June 15, 22, 29 &
July 6, 13, 20, 27
Yoga for a Cause
9 to 10 a.m. @ Concert Park
Recharge your body and soul with yoga in the park that also supports a worthy cause. The class is free but participants are encouraged to make a donation to the featured charity. Donations made in June will benefit HomeAid LA, a non-profit that works to help the homeless. Bring water and a yoga mat. 13020 Pacific Promenade. Visit playavista.com for details.
Friday, June 21
Movie in the Park: “Green Book”
(PG-13) 8 to 10 p.m.
@ Central Park Bandshell
See the Oscar-winning film about an Italian-American bouncer, Tony (Viggo Mortensen), who becomes the driver for an African-American pianist, Dr. Shirley (Mahershala Ali), on a tour through the 1960s American South. 12405 E. Waterfront Drive. Free. Visit playavista.com.
Sunday, June 23
Concert in the Park: Blue Breeze
5 to 6:30 p.m. @ Concert Park
Performing hits from the ’60s and ’70s, this R&B band brings the funk and encourages people of all ages to boogie down. 13020 Pacific Promenade. Free. Visit playavista.com.
Sunday, June 30
Shakespeare in the Park: “As You Like It”
7 p.m. @ Concert Park
Loyola Marymount University Theatre Arts Department brings this cherished romantic comedy to life. 13020 Pacific Promenade. Free. Visit facebook.com/onbluff for updates.
Friday, July 12
Movie in the Park: “Spider-Man:
Into the Spider-Verse” (PG)
8 p.m. @ Concert Park
A teenager, Miles (Shameik Moore) discovers a doorway into multiple dimensions where he finds multiple superheroes working together to stop a threat to humanity. 13020 Pacific Promenade. Free. Vista playavista.com.
Sunday, July 21
Concert in the Park: Queen Nation
5 to 6:30 p.m. @ Central Park Bandshell
This Queen tribute band returns to Playa Vista for an encore performance. 12405 E. Waterfront Drive. Free. Visit playavista.com.
Sunday, July 28
Shakespeare in the Park: “Pericles”
7 p.m. @ Central Park Bandshell
Pericles, Prince of Tyre, must survive famine and a shipwreck after fleeing for his life in the wake of solving King Antioch’s dark riddle. 12405 E. Waterfront Drive. Free. Visit facebook.com/onbluff for updates.