L.A. Summer Sunsets at Dockweiler Beach

Warmer days are here to stay for the next few months (okay, maybe it never is truly cold in L.A., but that ocean breeze can be chilly!), and there are few better ways to spend an evening than with a perfect view of a West Coast sunset. The best place to see it? The beach obviously. For those of you wanting to avoid the craziness of the Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach but still want a relaxing evening enjoying the view, we have the L.A. insider tip to help you enjoy it best. Just a few steps away from Santa Monica is Dockweiler Beach. With convenient parking next to the beach for only $10, and much less foot traffic, 

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Street Style Cinema at The Grove LA

Movies, movies, movies. We can’t get enough of them here in Los Angeles, and with summer here, no one wants to waste a beautiful evening watching them inside a theater. Luckily we have yet another opportunity for you all to enjoy great L.A. weather and a classic film outside and right in the middle of one of the most popular spots in town. For the month of June on Thursday evenings, Street Style Cinema at The Grove LA is teaming up with the clothing line Who, What, Wear to bring an evening of film and fashion. The evening begins with a check-in around 6:30 with films starting at 8 p.m. The night focuses not on just a fun film (with 

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Eataly L.A. Westfield Century City

If you’ve ever been to Eataly in places like Chicago or New York, you know just how amazing this marketplace is for lovers of all things Italian.  You can now enjoy Eataly L.A. Westfield Century City. Century City is this unique stretch of high rise buildings that some confuse with our Downtown Los Angeles.  It’s just west of Beverly Hills, and sits on a major chunk of property which was once the backlot for the adjacent Fox Studios.  Westfield shopping mall is still undergoing a massive 1-billion+ renovation with many new stores and restaurants, and we’re lucky enough to get Eataly L.A. as part of their upgrade. Eataly is a mulit-level marketplace with a handful of great restaurants mixed in 

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LA Pride 2018

LA Pride 2018 is less than a week away.  In fact, many consider it pride week, or pride month, so there’s no shortage of festivities.  The big day is Sunday, June 10th.  The day can start with a fun local brunch before the LA Pride Parade hits Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood at 11AM.  The parade usually travels from Crescent Heights to Doheny, so there’s plenty of viewing areas.  If you plan on setting up chairs, arrive early enough to stake your claim. This year’s theme is #JUSTBE.  Everyone is welcome so one doesn’t have to be in the LGBTQ community.  By everyone, just no pets, unless they’re service animals. The actual festival takes place on Saturday, June 9th from 

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Melrose Rooftop Theatre L.A.

The Melrose Rooftop Theatre L.A. is a Unique Summer Thing to Do When in Our City __________________ If you want to hang out at a trendy L.A. hot spot, but are looking for a more relaxed evening, the team at E.P. & L.P. has put together the perfect evening for you. Right next to the celebrity hot spot and Los Angeles local favorite for drinks and dancing on a rooftop venue is the new Melrose Rooftop Theatre. Perfectly centered in the heart of West Hollywood, this new gem is a way to spend a night out on the town with relaxation, a good flick, and views of the Hollywood Hills. Guests wanting the full V.I.P. experience can purchase tickets for 

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NSYNC Live on The Walk of Fame

Since the information was released about NSYNC live on the walk of fame, fans from around the world have been buying airline tickets for the opportunity to see the band live and in person. Lance Bass, JC Chasez, Justin Timberlake, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick will receive their collective star for NSYNC on Monday, April 30th at 1130AM.  The ceremony will be the 2636th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and will take place at 7080 Hollywood Blvd, near the corner of La Brea.  Other boy bands at this same location include New Edition, New Kids on the Block, Boys II Men, and The Backstreet Boys.  (Just yards away, next to the four silver ladies of Hollywood statue, look down to 

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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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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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