TARFEST Members Lounge | La Brea Tar Pits and Museum

TARFEST Members Lounge

Excavating Future Culture on the Miracle Mile
Saturday, September 16, 2017
Festival hours 2 pm - 10 pm | Members Lounge 6:30 pm - 10 pm

Enjoy the festivities at the 15th annual TARFEST in Hancock Park featuring musical performances, live artworks and installations, children’s art activities, gourmet food trucks, outdoor bar, and more throughout the day. This art and music festival is FREE to attend, with no reservations required.

Members of the Natural History Family of Museums can continue celebrating at the La Brea Tar Pits Museum as it turns into an exclusive Members Lounge after-hours during TARFEST. Members have access to more music, a VIP bar, behind the scenes tours of the Fossil Lab, Ice Age walkabouts, special activities, and more!

The La Brea Tar Pits and Museum will be open during regular business hours, 9:30 am - 5 pm, during TARFEST. Museum admission prices apply. To begin planning your trip to the museum, find ticket prices, and more visit Plan Your Trip or call 213.763.3499.

The Members Lounge will open at 6:30 pm. Members receive FREE admission to the museum and access to the lounge, no reservations required.

Not a member? Become a Member for free admission to the La Brea Tar Pits Museum and more. Learn more about becoming a Member!


For more information about TARFEST visit this page!


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