Things To Do in Los Angeles County, CA

Things to do in Los Angeles County are listed by cities below such as Los Angeles, Long Beach, North Glendale, Glendale and Santa Clarita. Los Angeles County, CA is the most populated county in the state with nearly one-third of California population, and as such, offers plenty to do. Whether one is looking for entertainment, history, museums, nightlife, or anything else, it's found in LA County. Los Angeles County borders Ventura County and the Pacific coastline to the west. The San Gabriel Mountains in Angeles National Forest run through the center of the county northeast of the city of Los Angeles. The Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail runs through these mountains and two wilderness areas, Sheep Mountain and San Gabriel. The western portion of Los Angeles County has the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area and several well-known state parks including Malibu Creek, Malibu Lagoon, Leo Carrillo, and Topanga State Park.

In addition to LA, there are many large cities within the county such as Long Beach, Pomona, Glendale, Pasadena, and Palmdale. One of the main attractions is the beautiful California coast and its numerous beaches and piers. In Los Angeles County you can enjoy people watching at Venice Beach, surfing at Zuma Beach, or amusement at Six Flags Magic Mountain or the Santa Monica pier. Because of the diversity of the geographic location, you can enjoy just about any outdoor activity from surfing to snow skiing, hiking and biking to motorcycling and scenic driving. Consider taking a ferry over to Avalon on Santa Catalina Island another popular LA County activity. There are many historic and cultural districts of Los Angeles County to visit. Some notable places are the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, the J. Paul Getty Center, the Pantages Theatre, Griffith Observatory, La Brea Tar Pits, Huntington Botanical Gardens, and Dodger Stadium. There is always something to do in LA County.

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Upcoming Events in Los Angeles County

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Beginners will learn a general approach to oil painting and intermediate level students will refine technique.

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Youth and Government MUN 6th-9th Grades, in Torrance, CA, takes place March 18, 2014 and ends on March 11, 2025.

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The Los Angeles Kings are the only hockey team in the National Hockey League (NHL) in Los Angeles but their rival Ducks are nearby in Anaheim.

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If you live in Southern California or are just visiting, attending a Los Angeles Clippers NBA basketball game is an enjoyable way to spend a day in Los Angeles.

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A Los Angeles Lakers basketball game is a grand event to behold.

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