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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NoMad Hotel Los Angeles

The NoMad Hotel Los Angeles in the Downtown Section _____________________ If you’ve ever been to the NoMad Hotel in the Flatiron District, you know what a special place it is in the heart of New York.  Many know of it because of its incredible ambience, fantastic rooms, great service, a good stiff cocktail and the delicious roasted black truffle chicken. We’ve been missing out on the West Coast until now.  Sunday, January 21st, 2018 marked the grand opening of NoMad Hotel Los Angeles.  If you haven’t been to DTLA (Downtown Los Angeles) in the last few years, you haven’t been.  Even us folks that were born and raised in L.A. are shocked each and every time we go to this 

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Women’s March Los Angeles

Women’s March Los Angeles On Saturday, January 20th, 2018, expect anywhere between 750,000 to 1 million participants attending the Women’s March in DTLA. In 2017, over 750,00 marchers took to the streets of Downtown Los Angeles with the message of “Hear Our Voice.”  This years message is “PowerToThePolls,” and “HearOurVote.” Per the official website at WomensMarchLA, this is not a protest.  It’s open to all all genders, orientations and identifications.  Their goal is diversity and inclusion.  The march will focus on workers’ rights, civil rights, disability rights, LGBTQIA rights, immigrant rights and reproductive rights.  The event will start at Pershing Square at 830am, and will end at Grand Park near City Hall at 10AM.  Festivities will continue through at least 

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LA Art Show

Los Angeles is a hub for diverse culture and all art forms. While it is clearly the epicenter of the entertainment industry, it also has many opportunities to view incredible art from around the world. From The Getty Center, to The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), to The Broad, there is never a shortage of famous and breath-taking exhibits to view.   This weekend, our city welcomes back the annual LA Art Show to Downtown L.A. at the Los Angeles Convention Center. This popular event welcomes artists, collectors, and exhibitors, the chance to show and buy some of the greatest artwork today. The show put on by DIVERSartLA prides itself on working with not only international museum curators, 

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Museum of Failure Los Angeles

Museum of Failure Now in Los Angeles __________________________ Good news. Los Angeles currently has a pop up museum where you can see great “artifacts” of the past such as the Ford Edsel, the Teleguide, the Itera bicycle, and the Twitter Peak. Wait. Having trouble knowing what these are? It could be because they are all fails from some of the top companies around the world. Yes, Los Angeles has a museum in town highlighting some of the biggest failure products created all over the world. The Museum of Failure is brought to town via the world tour debut from its original home, Helsingborg, Sweden. While you have the chance to see some hilarious and interesting products that may make you 

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Dine and Party at Clifton’s DTLA

Dine and Party at Clifton’s DTLA Along Broadway _____________________ The real draw to our city is Old Hollywood and tales of the Golden Age. Even if you aren’t the biggest fan of the classics you have to admit that those stories from years ago are what started all of the hype for our city today. One of the best places to truly experience the feel of the Los Angeles yesteryear is none other than the historic Clifton’s Cafeteria in Downtown Los Angeles. Recently restored to its original splendor, Clifton’s is now the last cafeteria left in the city from the golden era age of cafeteria style dining. Don’t let the word “cafeteria” confuse you with school lunches and stark rooms 

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Walt Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles

Walt Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles As we wrap up the summer season at The Hollywood Bowl, the L.A. Philharmonic flies south (about 17 minutes) to their winter home at The Walt Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles. This is an amazing venue, and certainly one of the most photographed structures for visitors coming to L.A. This Frank Ghery designed building must be seen in person and on foot. We recommend walking around the entire building to fully understand the dimensions and architecture. Opened about this same time back in 2003, it’s become an incredibly iconic building, not only in DTLA (Downtown L.A.) but all of Southern California. The LA Phil, with Gustavo Dudamel as their Music 

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Los Angeles Flower Market in DTLA

What’s your favorite flower? Chances are you will find it, among flowers you haven’t even heard of, at the Flower Market in DTLA (Downtown Los Angeles). One of the benefits of living in Los Angeles is great weather and many opportunities for growing beautiful plants. What is even more convenient is the fact that every morning the best vendors all gather at the same location to bring you the best in floral design. The Los Angeles Flower Market is a mecca of venders selling any type of flower, greenery, and decor to put them in one amazing burst of color for every floral supply imaginable. If you have ever wanted to play florist, this is the place to go for 

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Los Angeles Marathon 2017

Los Angeles Marathon 2017 It’s that time of year again, when we get to show off our amazing March weather, and city to the world.  The Los Angeles Marathon 2017 is just around the corner. This year, the Los Angeles Marathon takes place on Sunday, March 19th. Online registration closes on March 15th, so it’s not too late to join over 25,000 other athletes, from all 50 states and over 60 different countries, in reaching your personal goals. The stadium to the sea course starts at Dodgers Stadium with 4 different start times: 630AM –Wheelchairs 632AM –Handcycles 645AM –Elite Women 655AM – Elite Men and Full Field The course showcases the best of Los Angeles with runners hitting Downtown LA 

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Free Party in Downtown Los Angeles with Night on Broadway

Here’s an opportunity for a free party in Downtown Los Angeles, aka, DTLA.  It’s the 3nd Annual Night on Broadway celebration, taking place Saturday, January 28th, 2017.  In 2015, over 35,000 people attended, and last year that number jumped to 60,000, turning it into the fasting growing one day musical and arts festival in North America.  How many visitors will attend this year is anyone’s guess?  Probably 100,000+ will take in the dozens and dozens of entertainment opportunities.  Celebrate the City of Angels with fashion designers, food trucks, acrobats, musical acts, famous celebrities and artists. Some highlights: Enjoy 10 stages of live entertainment, including The Theater at ACE Hotel, Globe Theatre, Los Angeles Theatre, Million Dollar Theatre, Viva! Presents 5th 

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