The Ultimate Guide to Summer Fun in Los Angeles

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Thanks to its gorgeous year-round weather, Los Angeles is the epitome of the Southern California lifestyle. As the days grow longer and the nights heat up in the summer, L.A. offers even more things to do under the sun and stars. From outdoor movies and concerts to red-hot hotel pools and world-famous beaches, read our guide to the best ways to have summer fun in L.A.

OUTDOOR MOVIES

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OUTDOOR MUSIC

Photo courtesy of the Santa Monica Pier, Facebook

HIKING IN L.A.

Runyon Canyon at sunset | Photo courtesy of artem.aleksenko, Flickr

EIGHT GREAT BEACHES

El Matador Beach | Photo courtesy of Shawn Park, Flickr

L.A.’S HOTTEST HOTEL POOLS

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TOP 10 OUTDOOR FILM LOCATIONS

Malibu Creek State Park | Photo courtesy of 45SURF, Flickr