The rich legacy of Los Angeles sports is filled with world championships, national titles, Hall of Famers and historic arenas. L.A. is truly the city of champions: the Lakers have won 16 NBA championships, the Dodgers have won five World Series titles, the Galaxy has won three MLS Cups, and in 2012 the Kings went on an historic run and were crowned Stanley Cup champions. L.A. is the home of NCAA titles as well, including the USC Trojans football team’s 11 National Championships and the record 108 NCAA Team Championships won by the UCLA Bruins. L.A. sports events take place in landmark arenas like the LA Coliseum, STAPLES Center, Dodger Stadium, Pauley Pavilion and the Rose Bowl. Los Angeles is the best city for weekend warriors, whether you’re looking for a pickup basketball game in Venice or a hiking trail in the mountains.

L.A. Sports Events

Aug 15

Nathaniel Rateliff

Greek Theatre

Aug 17

Rodrigo & Gabriela with Dudamel

Hollywood Bowl Los Angeles

Aug 18

Ed Sheeran

Rose Bowl Stadium

Aug 18

LA Taco Festival

Grand Park

Aug 22

Queen Latifah and Common

Hollywood Bowl Los Angeles