9 Ways to Have an Awesome Weekend in L.A.

Canadian blues rock, old school James Bond, architecture, and a bread fest

CONFABS: Street Style Cinema
Photo booths, themed cocktails, and DJs follow a screening of 1989’s Troop Beverly Hills. The series continues with screenings of Mean GirlsBlue Crush, and Clueless throughout June. More information (June 4; The Grove)

CONFABS: First Friday Long Beach
Every first Friday of the month, on the stretch between Bixby Road and San Antonio Drive, vendors, artists, and musicians gather to support local businesses. A double-decker bus shuttles visitors to restaurants, galleries, and yoga studios, which stay open late. More information (June 5; Bixby Knolls)

DANCE: Available Light
Choreographed by Lucinda Childs, with set design by Frank Gehry and a John Adams score, the piece premiered 31 years ago at the opening of the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA. More information (June 5-6; Walt Disney Concert Hall)

MOVIES: Gold Finger
An outlandish supervillain, ridiculous gizmos, and Sean Connery in short shorts: It’s the Bond film that has it all. At this midnight screening, Shirley Bassey’s delivery of the title song should keep viewers alert. More information (June 5; Nuart Theatre)

TALKS: ArchitectureTALKS
The final talk in this three part series features Kulapat Yantrasast, founding partner and creative director of architectural firm wHY, whose recent work includes Pomona College’s new Studio Art Hall and the Samurai exhibition at LACMA. More information (June 7; 9520 Jefferson Blvd., Culver City)

MUSIC: July Talk
Singers Peter Dreimanis and Leah Fay are the focal point when Canadian bluesy alt-rockers July Talk take the stage at the Echo. Catch them along with My Goodness and locals, LA Font. More information (June 6; The Echo)

MUSIC: Bomba Estereo
Colombian electro cumbia pioneers Bomba Estereo swing by the Fonda this weekend. The band hasn’t released anything since the 2014 single “Que Bonita” but rumor has it, Bomba Estereo is gearing up to release a new album. More information (June 6; The Fonda Theatre)

CONFABS: L.A. Bread Festival
The first ever of its kind, the L.A. Bread Festival is a free, two-day celebration of the Southern Californian artisan bread renaissance. Taste lots of different kinds of bread, learn how to make sourdough with wild-yeast, or get a workout churning your own butter. More information (June 6-7; Grand Central Market)

MOVIES: Fantasia and Fantasia 2000
Organized by Cinespia, this fundraiser event for Los Angeles Historic Theatre Foundation features a back to back screening of Fantasia and Fantasia 2000More information (June 7; TCL Chinese Theatre)