Barrel-Aged Beers: Great Divide Brewing Company Night
Get walloped by five full-bodied brews packing a 9.5% ABV (or more) punch from this award-winning Denver microbrewery.
Bar bites: Soak it up with chef Ricardo Morales’ Great Divide pairing menu — or his flawless burger.
Tonight 7p. Steingarten LA, 10543 W. Pico Blvd., W. Los Angeles (310-441-0441). Pay as you go; reservations recommended.
Nearby: Westside Tavern; Liquid Kitty; Backstage Bar & Grill
Buzz Bands: Red Bull Sound Selects Presents: Los Angeles
Indie-electro duo YACHT headlines this four-band throwdown of rhapsodic harmonies and funky space-disco beats.
EDM mesmerism: Prep for prolific beatsmith White Rainbow’s opening set with his latest Bandcamp banger.
Tonight 8p. The Troubadour, 9081 Santa Monica Blvd., W. Hollywood (310-276-6168). $3 with RSVP here; $12 door.
Nearby: Boa; Hooray Henry's; The Abbey
Beach Bash: Fiesta Hermosa
Spend the long weekend rocking out to classic rock cover bands, snacking on street food, and boozing in a beer garden.
Bring your beach cruiser: Bicyclists get free valet parking and quick tune-up for your bike near the pier here.
Sat-Mon 10a. Downtown Hermosa Beach. Free.
Nearby: Sharkeez; Hennessey's Tavern; Cantina Real
Behind The Music: Don't Knock The Rock Film Festival
Hole up at Cinefamily for this weekend-long rock-centric movie marathon.
Monday funday: The fest concludes with a potluck BBQ paired with encore screenings of select films.
Fri-Mon. 611 N. Fairfax Ave., WeHo (323-655-2510). Free-$30 here.
Nearby: Jar; Sixty-Six; The Churchill