As of Monday, March 16, 2020, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti issued an executive order requiring the closure of restaurants, bars, entertainment venues (including but not limited to movie theaters, live-music venues, and bowling alleys), and gyms. Restaurants and bars will be closed to dine-in service, and many are still offering take-out.
March, 12, 2020, Governor Gavin Newsom issued an executive order , to cancel events with capacities of 250+. LA Mayor Eric Garcetti also issued a directive all non-essential community events 50+ participants be cancelled.
The California Health Department has provided more precautionary measures you can take, here.
CANCELLED AND POSTPONED EVENTS
(Lists Compiled by DOLA)
3/13 – 3/22: PaleyFest LA: Postponed until later this year.
3/13: Telefon Tel Aviv at Lodge Room Highland Park: Postponed
3/14: ShamRock ‘n’ Roll at the Queen Mary (Canceled)
3/14 – 3/15: Holi On the Beach (Cancelled)
3/14: Third Eye Blind at The Wiltern: Postponed until 5/31/2020.
3/14: The Strokes at The Forum: Postponed until 5/29/2020.
3/14: LA Opera: Roberto Devereux cancelled
3/15: Trippie Redd at Hollywood Palladium: Postponed until 6/27/2020.
3/15 + Every Sunday: Smorgasburg LA Sunday Markets: Postponed until further notice.
3/17: Flogging Molly at Hollywood Palladium: Postponed until further notice.
3/27: Snoh Aalegra at Hollywood Palladium: Postponed until further notice.
4/1 – 4/5: Beverly Hills Film Festival postponed until further notice.
4/1 – 4/6: Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend: Postponed until 9/16 – 9/20/2020.
4/2 – 4/3: Celine Dion at Staples Center – Postponed
4/4: Smithsonian Free Museum Day (Participating museums listed here).
4/10 – 4/12: WonderCon: Postponed
4/16: Big Wild at The Glass House Pomona: Rescheduled for 10/15/2020.
4/16 – 4/19: TCM Film Festival: Cancelled
4/17 – 4/19: Long Beach Grand Prix – Postponed until further notice.
4/18 – 4/19: LA Times Festival of Books: New dates are 10/3 – 10/4/2020.
5/1 – 5/3: RuPaul’s DragCon
5/1 – 5/31: LA Times Food Bowl – postponed until Fall 2020.
6/9 – 6/11: E3 Expo (Cancelled)
Staples Center: All NBA, NHL, and NCAA games canceled until further notice.
Dodger Stadium: Spring training suspended. Regular season will be delayed by at least two weeks.
Angel Stadium: Spring training suspended. Regular season will be delayed by at least two weeks.
The Wallis: All Performances through March 31, 2020.
The Music Center (Ahmanson Theatre, Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Mark Taper Forum and Walt Disney Concert Hall): All Performances through at least March 31, 2020.
Hollywood Pantages Theatre: All Performances through March 31, 2020.
Museums + Attractions, Libraries:
Disneyland: Closed until March 31, 2020.
Universal Studios: Closed until March 28, 2020.
Knott’s Berry Farm: Closed until March 31, 2020.
Six Flags Magic Mountain: Closed until March 31, 2020.
The Broad: Closed until March 31, 2020.
California African American Museum: Events, tours, and program canceled, galleries open.
Getty Center + Getty Villa: Closed beginning March 14, 2020 until further notice.
GRAMMY Museum: Closed until March 31, 2020.
The Huntington Library: Some larger-scale events canceled. Please check with the venue for immediate updates.
LACMA: All events canceled with 50+ people in attendance. Galleries remain open.
LA Public Library: All public events cancelled through at least March 31, 2020.
MOCA: Closed until further notice. All public programs and events have been cancelled.
Natural History Museum: First Friday’s
Natural History Museum, La Brea Tar Pits, William S Hart Museum: Closing March 14, 2020 until further notice. All scheduled events through April 10 will be cancelled or postponed.
Concerts, Festivals, Comedy + Nightlife:
Avalon Hollywood: All Performances from March 13th-15th will be postponed.
Academy LA: All Performances from March 13th-15th will be postponed.
Exchange LA: All Performances from March 13th-15th will be postponed.
The Echo + Echoplex Regent Theater, 1720: Multiple shows through April 24, 2020 postponed or cancelled.
Goldenvoice Shows: All events at the following venues have been canceled until March 31, 2020.
- El Rey Theatre
- The Fonda Theatre
- Fox Theatre Pomona
- The Novo
- Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall
- The Roxy Theatre
Coachella + Stagecoach: Postponed. Coachella Weekend One now October 9 – 11, 2020. Coachella Weekend Two now October 16 – 18, 2020. Stagecoach now October 23 – 25, 2020.
LA Pride: Postponed
Microsoft Theater: All Performances from March 13th-15th postponed.
Troubadour: All shows canceled until March 31, 2020.
Pasadena Conservatory of Music: All performances through April 5
Honda Center: Events canceled until March 31, 2020.
Santa Barbara Bowl: All performances through March 31, 2020 to be rescheduled.
Dirtybird Birdhouse Festival: Postponed
UCB Theatre (Sunset + Franklin): Shows postponed until further notice.
Hollywood Improv: Some shows canceled, some still on. Please check with the Hollywood Improv if you have tickets to a show.
The Comedy Store: Main Room + Belly Room shows canceled until March 31, 2020. The Original Room is still open every night. We recommend checking with the venue for the most of-the-moment updates.
The Laugh Factory: Shows are still on, limited to 200 patrons.