And check the park’s calendar, as throughout the year it also plays host to wine-tasting parties, outdoor movie screenings, gallery openings, and plenty more fun cultural events that are prime date material.
The Prohibition era may be long gone, but the idea of sneaking into a speakeasy never gets old.
Whether you consider yourself a Top Chef or a Boyardee Chef, your cooking game can always use some refining.
Don’t let the name of this place confuse you -- it’s not quite a museum like LACMA or MOCA -- but rather a bizarre experience exploring art, trinkets, and stuff that will have you giggling and muttering to your date, “What the hell?
” We don’t want to spoil it for you, but all we can say is go in with an open mind and just know you’re in for a fun and delightfully unsettling time. ) got even cooler when it opened its new restaurant, Maple (run by hotshot Patina Group), where you can get lunch and a righteous weekend brunch with dishes like fried chicken and beignets or huevos rancheros.
Watts Towers is unlike anything else you’ll see around LA.
Go on a guided tour and walk through the 17 historic art structures made of steel and mosaics. After you’ve gotten your dose of history and art, do yourself a favor and take your date to Watts Coffee House for soul-food brunch and get some of the best fried chicken wings and waffles in town.