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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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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Crumbs and Whiskers L.A.

It doesn’t happen often, but Los Angeles has gone through a bit of a chilly period. With a few nights a week dipping below 45 degrees, some of us Angelinos are beginning to feel like winter does really exist! We’re not complaining though – we get to layer up and have extra excuses for cuddles and coffee. Wait, cuddles and coffee? Exactly that, and luckily our city offers a unique way to have both at the same time with some lovable furry friends. Crumbs and Whiskers is an adorable coffee shop on Melrose tucked right in between Beverly Hills and West Hollywood. We say adorable for a reason – not only is it a fun, quaint stop, but the regulars 

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Free Things To Do In Los Angeles

Free Things To Do In Los Angeles and Beverly Hills ____________________ Los Angeles and its neighboring community of Beverly Hills doesn’t have to be expensive.  In fact, there’s tons of free things to do in Los Angeles. Our weather allows for an average of 284 sunny days a year.  Even if it’s not the perfect amount of sunshine, the remaining days should be pretty much clear of rain, since our average annual rainfall hovers around 15 inches.  So the first thing on our “free” list includes exploring the great outdoors.  Places like Runyon Canyon and Griffith Park are great starting locations for a hike in the hills above Hollywood. While in Griffith Park, visit the observatory.  It’s one of the 

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Melrose Umbrella Company, Los Angeles

Los Angeles is full of specialty cocktail bars with some of the most creative themes. You can find everything from a 1970’s basement feel to an arcade touting the most well-loved games of years’ past and booze. Each offers their own twist and adventure for the night. While each bar having their own gimmick is fun – it is always nice to stumble across an eclectic spot that you want to return to again and again. Melrose Umbrella Company is definitely one of these bars you will find yourself wanting to become a regular. Their theme is directly related to their creative logo. A simple umbrella with raindrops falling. This was the symbol of the post prohibition area to signify 

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Batman Exhibit at Hollywood Museum

Batman Exhibit at The Hollywood Museum _____________________ There’s a handful of popular museums near the corner of Hollywood and Highland.  You’ve got Madame Tussauds, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Musuem, Guinness World Records Museum, The Hollywood Wax Museum, The Museum of Broken Relationships and even The Museum of Death (about ½ mile down Hollywood Boulevard).  One of our favorites and certainly of our guests, is The Hollywood Museum. The Hollywood Museum is located in the historic Max Factor Building.  It’s where Max made up the leading ladies with the latest and greatest in hair and makeup.  Joan, Bette, Marilyn and Lucy all spent time in his chairs.  See all the incredible screen history here with real props, sets, and costumes. 

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Mardi Gras at Farmers Market LA

The 29th Annual Mardi Gras at Farmers Market LA _________________________ Want a little family-friendly New Orleans fun here on the West Coast?  Check out the 29th Annual Mardi Gras Celebration at The Original Farmers Market in Los Angeles.  The event takes place on February 10th and 11th and Fat Tuesday, February 13th. Festivities start on Saturday the 10th from 10-12N with the 11th Annual Mutti Gras Pet Parade and Costume Contest.  This is a must for dog-lovers.  The Farmers Market has partnered with their tenant, The Dog Bakery, for this event. Also on the 10th, look for the strolling Zydeco Mudbugs, and Sean the Stolling Jester working the crowds between 12p-3p.  The King and Queen Crowning Decoration along with The 

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