Category Archive: Things To Do

Frank Loyd Wright’s Hollyhock House Is a Treasure Worth Exploring

February 28, 2015

Frank Loyd Wright was an amazing and world-renown architect. The first home he designed in Los Angeles, the Hollyhock House, has recently reopened for public tours. The centerpiece of Barnsdall Park, the house has many of the architectural and design features one expects from FLW, but it has a few surprises as well. The park offers inexpensive and self-guided “Walk Wright In” tours that allow visitors to enjoy this unique and spectacular home.
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Celebrating Chinese New Year in LA: Golden Dragon Parade

February 23, 2015

Xian nian kuai le! Happy Chinese New Years!

For 100s of millions of Chinese people around the world the first week of the new-year is a whirlwind of family, friends, food, fireworks and fun. Mixed into this chaotic week are some long-standing traditions. For people celebrating this event in LA, one of the longest standing traditions is The Golden Dragon Parade.
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Wickedly Good: Come See Wicked at the Pantages Theater!

January 28, 2015

We were so excited to hear last summer that Wicked was returning to the Pantages Theater in Los Angeles, especially since this season’s cast is phenomenal. If you’re a fan of Saturday Night Live, then you’ll love to see SNL alum Tim Kazurinsky in the role of the Wizard. Any fans of the soap opera The Guiding Light will enjoy seeing Kim Zimmer in the role of Madame Morrible.
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Your Home for 2015 LA Restaurant Week

January 20, 2015

For adventurous food-lovers, January is a great month to be in Burbank! That’s because during the last two weeks of January, our city and the Hollywood/Los Angeles area celebrate DineLA’s Restaurant Week. Now through February 1, visitors and residents alike can enjoy a world of cuisines for a reasonable price, all across town. Now is the time to try all the exclusive restaurants and unique cuisines you’ve always wanted.
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Enjoying the Annual Tournament of Roses Parade

December 22, 2014

In the late 1800s, locals in Pasadena held a mid-winter festival designed to boost tourism to the community in the winter. Just a few years after its inception, organizers added a parade to the festivities.
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Run for Fun in the Burbank Community YMCA Turkey Trot 2014

October 28, 2014

Many families have added the tradition of a 5K or 10K “turkey trot” race to the Thanksgiving day menu. These races often benefit local charities and give families and friends a chance to soak up some sun and vitamin D before the feasting begins.
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2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

October 17, 2014

The L.A. Auto Show is coming up in November; a great getaway for auto enthusiasts just before the holiday season kicks off. The dates for the show are 18 to 20 November. The beautiful Los Angeles Convention Center will host the Auto Show, and thousands of auto enthusiasts from across the globe will converge upon the city to see the latest and greatest designs and concept cars from their favorite automakers.
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Harry Potter Goes Hollywood!

September 25, 2014

After bringing Hogwarts, Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley to Florida and Japan, Universal Studios has finally revealed plans to build Harry Potter’s magical world right here in Hollywood.
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Romantic Date & Vacation Ideas in the Los Angeles Area

July 29, 2014

Everyone’s been on dates to fancy restaurants and romantic movies, so impressing a date requires a more creative approach. Now imagine replacing the restaurant wait and the line at the movies with unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime views of the Los Angeles area’s best landmarks. Pristine views of California’s coastline, Venice boardwalk and the Hollywood Sign just to name very few. The idea you’ve stumbled upon exactly describes a helicopter tour of the Los Angeles area.
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