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While treasure hunts can definitely be thrilling, waiting in Disneyland-proportion lines is clearly not. If you bowed out of last weekend's Goodwill sale, next month's Vintage Fashion Expo promises plenty of throwback finds from over 40 ace vendors sans the SPF requirement.
Happening at DTLA's The Reef (formerly LA Mart) Saturday, May 2nd from 10:30am to 6pm and Sunday, May 3rd from 11am to 5pm, the two-day bazaar promises vintage contemporary and designer apparel, accessories, footwear, costume jewelry, and more. Exhibitors include local faves like Allyn Scura Eyewear, Regeneration Vintage, and many others.
About the ticket sitch: advance weekend passes are $18, advance single day tickets are $13, advance early access weekend passes are $31.74 (9am entry), and advance Saturday early access is $26.62, among other options.
Stoked for it? Buy discounted tickets early online here.
Update (4/24): An earlier version of this article noted that $5 discount with a purse donation for Dress for Success; per the event's reps, "we were unable to coordinate with [the non-profit] so the promotion won't be [offered at this time]."