The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch

Winter is still going strong and lingering this year in other parts of the country (we feel for those of you in the midwest with April snowstorms), so people flying into our sunny state may need an extra dose of color to bring back the life into some cold bones. Luckily, thanks to our California sunshine and a little help from our friends at the Carlsbad Ranch, there is plenty of color for anyone tired of seeing blankets of white. The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch is in season and running through May 13th. The ranch is just a short drive from Los Angeles and makes for a perfect afternoon with beautiful scenery. Who doesn’t love an ocean view from 

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Au Fudge Restaurant Los Angeles

Los Angeles is clearly known for its trendy scene. Restaurants fit for even the most involved hipster and restaurants for every late night diner that wants to hit the city and dance the rest of the night. There’s always a lot going on, but in the midst of all the crazy, there are a few places that allow for a relaxed meal for you – and yes your family. This includes the very little ones. It may sound crazy, but even Los Angeles has a place for family friendly dining – with a fun creative twist! Au Fudge Restaurant is tucked right in the midst of some of Los Angeles’s best known spots for dining. It’s located on Melrose Ave 

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The Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire L.A.

The Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire L.A. in Irwindale, California ____________________ We love Los Angeles, but if you find yourself wanting a break from the hustle and bustle of the city and are looking for a brief escape to simpler times, than you may want to take a day trip to The Original Renaissance Pleasure Faire this Spring. Every year, the Renaissance Faire sets up just past Pasadena in Irwindale, California.  This is a short 40 minute drive from the general Hollywood area. Spreading out over 20 acres, there is no shortage of entertainment for your day. The faire has 13 separate stages for entertainment as well as plenty of vendors for all your favorite renaissance-esque era tokens to take home. 

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Rockwell Table and Stage Los Angeles

Rockwell: Table and Stage The entertainment business is everywhere in Los Angeles – and not just in the magic of film making. New music, theatre, and comedy are at venues all over our city —from familiar names in entertaining to those that may not yet be discovered. If you find yourself wanting to live like a true Angeleno while visiting, and see live local talent, you definitely want to make a stop at the Rockwell Table and Stage in Los Angeles. Tucked away in the heart of hip Los Feliz, the venue sits in the middle of the hub of the up and comers in the entertainment world. Rockwell is where many take their music to workshop and their comedy 

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SkySlide in Downtown Los Angeles

SkySlide in Downtown Los Angeles on Top of The US Bank Tower ____________________ Attention all thrill seekers! For those of you who love views from a tall building and exploring cityscapes, we have the perfect afternoon activity for you and your family. One of the tallest buildings in the Downtown Los Angeles area has much more to offer than just an elevator ride up to see out over the city. OUE SkySpace is located in the US Bank Tower Building in Downtown Los Angeles. Tucked among the city’s skyscrapers, it is California’s tallest open-air observation deck. Don’t worry. The venue touts so much more than just a ride to the top to walk around for a few moments. The space 

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L.A. Marathon 2018

If running the L.A. Marathon tomorrow, go easy on the corned beef, cabbage and green beer today for St. Patrick’s Day.  Otherwise, you’ll have an uphill battle.  Probably even better though, for you’ll be able to run at a slower pace and take in all the incredible sightseeing that this amazing race provides. Think of our Stadium to the Sea marathon as offering up most of the L.A. must-see sights along its 26-mile course.  With a start at Dodger Stadium, runners head south into Downtown Los Angeles.  Here, they’ll see landmarks like ChinaTown, The Walt Disney Concert Hall and The Music Center. By mile 6, they’ll take in the lake around Echo Park, before hitting Sunset Blvd, and into the 

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St. Patrick’s Day Los Angeles

St. Patrick’s Day Los Angeles ____________________________ Trouble is on the horizon.  St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Saturday this year! From the tame to the insane, here’s a small list of things to do this March 17th: The Original Farmers Market in Hollywood will be having their annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration all day long.  From 11:30AM to 130PM, look for the Celtic Camerata on the east patio.  12N-3PM, Glen the Bagpiper will be strolling the market.  3PM-5PM, The Blackwaterside Trio will be on the east patio, and 6PM to 9PM brings out Lilt ‘n’ Tang on the west patio. EB’s Beer and Wine Bar will be serving green beer, Guinness and other Irish brews, and the legendary Magee’s Kitchen will 

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Los Angeles City Tour and Warner Bros. Studios

A Los Angeles City Tour and Warner Bros. Studios Make for a Perfect Full Day ________________________ We show so much during our private city tours of Hollywood, West Hollywood and Beverly Hills, that many guests with a short stay in Los Angeles, can leave the city feeling that they got a really good perspective.  Of course, we can also provide a tour with a quick look at our Downtown L.A., as well as our beach communities of Santa Monica, Venice and Malibu. So what else should a guest do during their visit to our city?  We’ve listed quite a few options on our Glitterati Tours L.A. INFO tab, such as shopping, TV tapings, museums (The Getty Center is a must), 

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Hollywood Bowl 2018 Season Calendar

It’s right around the corner.  That amazing time of year when the Hollywood Bowl prepares for their summer season.  They’ve released their 2018 calendar, with much more to come. Look into series packages, including Classical Tuesdays and Thursdays with The Los Angeles Philharmonic (with Gustavo Dudamel and guest conductors), Jazz at the Bowl (with Herbie Hancock as Creative Chair for jazz), Weekend Spectaculars, KCRW’s World Festival, Sunday Sunset Concerts and Special Concerts.  These special events are available for subscribers immediately, and open to the general public that purchase 5-or-More on March 20th, 2018.  Single ticket sales start on April 29th, 2018 at 10AM. Some of the many highlights for the Hollywood Bowl 2018 Season Calendar included Paul Simon’s “Homeward Bound” 

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Oak Smoke BBQ Los Angeles

Who says you can’t find good old-fashioned barbeque in Los Angeles? Our city is known for its fine dining and there are trendy restaurants all over to enjoy an afternoon or evening sipping on cocktails. It seems silly that with our perfect weather, we don’t have a few more good barbeque joints around… Luckily Oak Smoke BBQ is fixing that. While they are new to the Los Angeles scene and do not have a physical restaurant (yet), they are doing pop-ups and supper clubs all over. This start-up catering company has done its research and knows their barbeque. Their goal is to prove to the world that Los Angeles isn’t just fluff when it comes to food, but that they 

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