The best time to visit this city is either between March and May or from September to November. At this time the air is more breathable and the crowd less oppressive. The average temperatureduring these times is also quite pleasant, which makes walking around and visiting outdoor attractions much more comfortable. In this spring time you are also likely to find room at discounted rates. Some of the popular events held between March and May are Los Angeles Marathon and The Academy Awards in March, California Poppy Festival in April and UCLA Jazz Reggae Festival in May. Between September and November the events which you will come across are Orange Street Fair in August and Los Angeles International Tamale Festival in November.