This Weekend In LA: County Fair, Metta & Block Party
FridayLA County Fair - Pomona Fair Grounds3pm - 12am
It's opening day at the LA County Fair. If you have a half-day at work, head inland and immerse yourself in all things fair. The calendar is filled with events from gold medal wine and olive oil tasting to tethered hot air ballon rides. Admission is $12 for adults on the weekdays but since it's Opening Day, admission is just $1 between the hours of 3-6 pm.
SaturdayMetta World Peace Presents: Ultimate Comedy - Hollywood Improv, 8162 Melrose Ave, Hollywood8 pm & 10pm
Though Metta is no longer a Laker, you can still support his extracurricular endeavor, stand up. Yes, that's right, STAND UP. He'll be performing two shows at the Improv for $22/ticket.
SundayThe Taste: Labor Day Block Party - Paramount Studios, 5555 Melrose Blvd, Hollywood 11am - 3pm
The Labor Day Block Party is part of LA Time's The Taste weekend of events. This family-friendly afternoon is hosted by Nancy Silverton and Noelle Carter and the event and it's participants will be focusing on BBQ. With over 30 restaurants and adult-beverage purveyors there will be plenty of food and drinks to sample for your $65 ticket.