Drinks at Veranda bar, Hotel Figueroa

After a concert or basketball game at the Staples Center, enjoy drinks by the pool at Hotel Figueroa, a Moroccan-themed hotel dating back to the 1920s. (Hotel Figueroa / May 24, 2012)

Looking for something to do this summer? Whether you're looking for relaxation, a good meal, respite from the heat or adventure, there are a wide range of activities to help make the most of your summer. Here are 100 from which to choose:


Silver Lake Jubilee

Set for Memorial Day weekend, the two-day Silver Lake Jubilee promises a bevy of local bands, as well as a free block party, comedy shows and literary talks. http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/music_blog/2012/03/silver-lake-jubilee-2012-unveils-lineup.html

Cost: $20 for one-day general admission; block party free

Dates: May 26-27

Contact info: 4000 Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles; http://jubilee.is

Categories: Entertainment

— S.O.

Golden Gate Bridge 75th anniversary

Head to San Francisco to celebrate the iconic bridge's milestone with fireworks, live music, exhibitions and a parade of classic boats. If you miss the celebration, events will be held throughout the year.

Dates: May 27

Cost: Free

Contact information: San Francisco waterfront; http://goldengatebridge75.org/celebrate/

Categories: Travel, Entertainment, Kids

— J.L.


Sit under the stars for a night of entertainment, live music and food trucks. Watch a 52-foot-wide projection screen and enjoy food from the Coolhaus truck, the Lime truck and more. Some of the live bands scheduled to play include So Many Wizards, Max & the Moon and Act As If.

Cost: $10