Memorial Day Weekend 2014
Although we’ve all been feeling the heat for the past couple of weeks, Memorial Day officially marks the beginning of Summer. School is almost out and we are ready for days at the beach, neighborhood barbecues, and sunsets at 8:00 pm. Here at Luca&Luca, we see summer as the perfect time to relax with family and friends, explore the city of Los Angeles, and soak up the beautiful southern California sun. We have compiled activities for this Memorial Day weekend to kick off your Summer and make everyday a vacation.
Friday May 23rd – Barnsdall Wine Tasting
Start off the long weekend perched atop the West Lawn of the historic Hollyhock house. You can enjoy the 360-degree view of the city, along with the iconic Hollywood sign and Griffith Observatory as the sun sets. Silverlake Wine provides a selection of boutique, small production, and natural wines from around the world . Sample from the variety of Food trucks parked on the hill, or bring your own blanket for an intimate picnic with a loved one.
Tickets are priced at $25.oo per person and include a limited edition wine glass. All profits will benefit the Barnsdall Art Park Foundation programs and projects.
Saturday May 24th – Fiesta Hermosa
Experience the “Largest Arts and Crafts Fair of Southern California” down south in Hermosa Beach. Over 300 artists are featured during the 3-day festival Downtown. Along with the painters, jewelers, and handicrafters, an array of concerts are performed. With 2 main stages, you can
enjoy tribute bands” to Classic Rock bands, country western,and rhythm and blues. The food court offers diverse options from different ethnicities around the globe. Indulge on Greek Pulposas or signature Hermosa Beach Fish Tacos as you bask in the breezy Hermosa Beach sun. For your cold brew or margarita fix, visit the Charity Beer & Wine Garden. Drinks are served by local “town celebrities” and all proceeds are returned to the participating organizations in the community. Join in on the tradition and celebrate the beginning summer in festive style at the Fiesta Hermosa.
Sunday May 25th – “Six Taste Arts District Food Tour”
Six Taste offers location-themed food tours featuring the assortment of restaurants in Los Angeles. This weekend, they are offering a tour of the up and coming Arts District in Downtown LA. Sample house-made Potato Rosemary Loaf from Bread Lounge, or traditional French Cuisine at the renowned Church and State. The four hour tour will expose your taste buds to the array of dining options Downtown, while you can feast your eyes some of LA’s best outdoor murals. Sign up for this weekend’s tour now, or you can plan your own private tour with six or more of your favorite foodie friends!
Monday May 26th- Relax and Remember!
Take Monday Off! Relax and spend time with your family and friends. Memorial day is a devotion to all of those who have served to protect our country. Because of these brave men and woman, we are able to indulge in all the amazing city of Los Angeles has to offer. Maybe take a hike up to the Hollywood sign, or lounge aside one of the private pools at our exclusive locations. Unwind this weekend and remember all we are grateful for in this luxurious city!
Contact Luca&Luca today to reserve your exclusive home to help start off your summer in style!
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