Events in the City

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The City of West Hollywood hosts many popular and renowned events every year. From the World-Famous West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval to the award-winning West Hollywood Book Fair we offer many recurring annual events that attract hundreds of thousands of visitors. Take a look at some of our more popular events.

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halloween crowdHalloween Carnaval
The heart of West Hollywood, Santa Monica Boulevard, pulses with excitement on Halloween night as hundreds of thousands of Halloween revelers flock to the famous boulevard for the notorious West Hollywood Halloween Costume Carnaval on October 31st.
womens leadership conferenceWomen's Leadership Conference
The City of West Hollywood presented the Annual Women's Leadership Conference. The Conference provided inspiration, motivation as well as the tools and resources for women to play a leading role in their personal life, career and in their communities.
children dancingRussian Cultural Festival
The Annual Russian Style Festival is a family oriented community event which is designed to share the Russian culture including art, music, food and business with the West Hollywood community (approximately 20% of which is Russian-speaking population) and the Greater Los Angeles metro area.
Pride MonthPride Month (One City One Pride)
June is recognized as Pride Month by the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community worldwide. The City of West Hollywood celebrates pride through the artistic contributions of the LGBT community with the One City One Pride queer arts festival in late May and June.
pride paradeCSW Pride Festival
Produced by Christopher Street West (CSW; a non-profit organization), the annual three-day event is one of the largest Pride Celebrations in the United States and occurs annually in West Hollywood, a city that celebrates pride daily and is home to Southern California's largest gay and lesbian population.