It’s the last Weekender Guide of 2019! Where does the time go? The year has been packed full of good stuff, and this weekend there’s plenty more heading your way! Keep reading to see what’s happening in the South Bay this weekend.


3. Art and Culture

The Nutcracker by LA Ballet

WHAT: For one last chance to see the Nutcracker before the season ends, the renowned Los Angeles Ballet Company will be delighting audiences of all ages with the timeless holiday tradition this weekend.
WHEN: Saturday, December 28th at 12 pm and 5 pm, and Sunday, December 29th at 12 pm
WHERE: Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center, 1935 Manhattan Beach Blvd., Redondo Beach
DETAILS: Find out more or purchase tickets right here!

Japan 47 Artisans

WHAT: JAPAN 47 Artisans is an exhibition exploring the diversity of Japanese traditional crafts as seen from the perspective of contemporary artists. The 47 artisans represent each of Japan’s 47 prefectures.
WHEN: Sunday, December 29th from 10 am – 7 pm
WHERE: JAPAN House Los Angeles- 6801 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles
DETAILS: This is a free event running daily through January 5th. Find out more here!

Kwanzaa Marketplace and Bazaar

WHAT: Take a peek into the meaning of Kwanzaa with an exhibition of cultural foods, music, art, books, and more!
WHEN: December 28th from 11 am – 4 pm
WHERE: A C Bilbrew Library, 150 E. El Segundo Blvd., Los Angeles
DETAILS: This event is free, but items and food will be available for purchase. Call 310-538-3350 for more information.