Pershing Square

Plaza, Landmark, Park
532 S Olive St (btwn 5th & 6th St)
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 847-4970


  • The annual holiday Downtown on Ice skating rink is a must for families and couples! Enjoy live music events & community celebrations all season long. Learn more at
  • Summer Concerts & Downtown on Ice in the winter. Nothing like ice skating outdoors in LA; especially when you're surrounded by the Downtown skyline.
  • This summer, lounge on the lawn as you listen to live music in this traditional community gathering spot. Pershing Square's summer concert series is great for families and friends.
  • The LA Conservancy city walking tours begin here, $10 per person. Parking under the square can be validated on tours so it's only $5 to park all day!
  • Certified farmers market here every Wed 11:30-2pm. Yummy food and fresh produce. Check it out on your lunch break!
  • I like the ice skating rink and the farmers market.
  • Free wi-fi, not a lot of outlets, but it's got plenty of people watching.
  • This is more square than you would think. It wasnt named Pershing Circle for a reason.
  • Read City of Night by John Retchy and you'll never see Pershing Square the same way again.
  • Farmers market on Wednesdays!
  • Downtown residents come here to relax and walk their dogs. It is in a loud and busy location, but still is an enjoyable park to find a moment of relaxation.
  • Waterfall thing is cool
  • April 2nd is National Pillow Fight Day! Bring your own pillow and wail!
  • Location in L.A. Noire video game by RockStar Games
  • nice views of downtown architecture. not much by way of programming, but some seasonal events
  • Come ice skate in the winter.
  • The perfect urban hike starting point - from here you can climb up Bunker Hill and Angel's Flight for a view of Downtown LA.
  • Internet y as
  • Lots of free music during the summer and you can take the train.
  • During the winter, lace up your skates for Downtown on Ice at Pershing Square in front of the historic Millennium Biltmore Hotel or at LA Kings Ice at L.A. LIVE.

Nearby places

317 S Broadway (btwn 3rd & 4th St)
448 S Hill St (13th Floor)
453 S Spring St (at 5th St)