Party Pick of the Week: Minions Family Day Takeover at L.A. Live

The Minions are coming!
The Minions are coming!
Universal Pictures

They’ve taken over virtually every street in Los Angeles via clever billboards and bus banners, and now Minions are taking over L.A. Live.

Celebrating the little yellow guys’ brand of mischievous fun throughout all of the downtown entertainment complex’s restaurants and outdoor areas, the free, all-ages “Family Day Takeover” offers a dizzying array of amusements, including face painters, street artists, breakdancers, jugglers, bubbles, Hula Hoops, storytellers, sing-alongs, clowns, animals, crayon walls, magic, arts and crafts and more.

Music from Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band, L.A. Love Band, Move N’ Play, Jazzy Ash & the Leaping Lizards, Twinkle Time and Ken Frawley will amp up the little-people partying, too.

The action-packed kidapolooza also will feature Minions characters — and oh yeah, there’s a movie, too. It’s opening weekend for the Despicable Me sequel, which screens at the Regal Cinemas across the street.

L.A. LIVE
800 W. Olympic Blvd., downtown | Sat., July 11 | free | lalive.com


Like us on Facebook at LAWeeklyMusic

L.A. Weekly Music's Greatest Hits!
How the Hell Do People Afford Coachella?
The 20 Best Bassists of All Time
The 20 Best Hip-Hop Songs in History


Sponsor Content

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >