This weekend, it’s time for citizens nationwide to appreciate the tremendous sacrifices given by our veterans, as well as to celebrate their accomplishments and what they have given to our country. While the 3-day weekend is a time for reflection, it’s also time for a little fun. A lot, actually! Keep reading for the best local fairs, parties, Memorial Day celebrations, and more!


3. Fairs and Festivals

Fiesta Hermosa

WHAT: Presented by the Hermosa Beach Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau, the 48th annual Fiesta Hermosa is the largest arts and crafts festival in Southern California. Shop at over 300 vendors, try tasty treats, and listen to live music all day long!
WHEN: Saturday, May 25 – Monday, May 27th from 10 am – 6 pm
WHERE: Downtown Hermosa
DETAILS: Event is free. Most vendors accept credit cards but bring cash just in case. Visit the Fiesta Hermosa website for details!

Plants and Brews- Vegan Food Fest

WHAT: For “Green Saturday” at Common Space Brewery, choose from several vegan food vendors, have an ice cold beer, and listen to great music.
WHEN: Saturday, May 25th from 12 – 5 pm
WHERE: Common Space Brewery and Tasting Room- 3411 West El Segundo Boulevard, Hawthorne
DETAILS: Admission is free. Kids and pets welcome!

Torrance Antique Street Faire

WHAT: Once a month, downtown Torrance transforms into a vintage paradise with over 200 sellers, a bake sale, a tea shop, and a discount appraisal booth. Enjoy!
WHEN: Sunday, May 26th from 8 am – 3 pm
WHERE: Downtown Torrance- 1317 Sartori Ave
DETAILS: Free admission and pet-friendly!