Thirsty Souls

Thirsty Souls: Guide to LA's Arts District

This week we're thirsty for the LA scene. We just moved CALIWATER headquarters to the Arts District, and we're ready to see and be seen. 

1. Galleries

Don't let boredom infiltrate your summer.  Get inspired instead. 

With both indoor and outdoor creative spaces devoted to contemporary and modern art, Hauser Wirth & Schimmel has plenty to stir your spirit. Invoke a 60's/70's vibe at The Box, and marvel at pop culture compositions at Corey Helford Gallery.

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2. Murals

What else can you expect in the City of Angels? Angel wings and all manner of stellar street art

3. Coffee

Get caffeinated at one (or all) of the Arts District's cozy corner shops ---- because coffee is one of the perks of adulting. 

[Pictured below: Shreebs Coffee, Blacktop, Blue Bottle, and The Daily Dose]

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4. Eats

Nosh on a mango-jalepeño sausage dog with truffle oil fries for lunch at Wurstkuche, down a double IPA to cool off mid-afternoon at Arts District Brewing Co., and enjoy Salsa Verde pizza at Bestia for dinner.  Dessert (affogato, of course) is waiting for you at Zinc Cafe & Market!

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5. Venues

Craft cocktails (New Fashioned, Rollins Shuffle) and live music (Midnight to Monaco, SAFIA) are the rule of thumb at The Resident; sangria is on tap at Villains Tavern; and Angel City Brewery offers board game fun on Mondays, trivia on Tuesdays, BINGO on Wednesdays, and yoga on Sundays.

6. Shopping

Pick up a case of CALIWATER at GROW to nourish your body, a new print at Poketo to deck out your apartment, and a pair of glasses at Alchemy Works for a mini-makeover courtesy of Warby Parker. Then, mosey on over to Hammer and Spear to find your next signature scent

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Get crafty with us at the Renegade Craft Fair in Grand Park (DTLA) from 11-6 this Saturday and Sunday.