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Why Choose Los Angeles for Your Next Meeting or Event?

Two Bit Circus Showcases the Future of Fun

February 2019
One of the newest additions to Downtown Los Angeles, Two Bit Circus is an entertainment company propelling its space into the future. 

A5 Takes Your Events To the Next Level

April 2019
 Planning a dynamic meeting or event can be stressful, but A5 Events is here to help.

Top Museum Experiences for Groups in LA

January 2019
Looking to add a cultural aspect to your next meeting or event? Los Angeles is not only the Entertainment and Sports Capital of the world, but we also offer more museums and theatres than any other city in the country. 

Ask the Expert: Why L.A. is Attracting International Visitors

November 2018
Home to people from over 140 countries who speak 224 languages, Los Angeles is a destination that welcomes everyone with open arms.

Banc of CA Stadium is a Game-Changer

September 2018
Los Angeles is quickly becoming a major league city, thanks in part to the recent additions of new sports teams and new state-of-the-art stadiums. Earlier this spring, the Los Angeles Football Club, Major League Soccer’s newest expansion team, became the third professional sports team in as many years to kick off their inaugural season in Los Angeles and the first to have a brand new stadium to call home.

Ask the Expert: Why LA is the Sports Capital of the World

September 2018
We sat down with Kathryn Schloessman, President of the Los Angeles Sports & Entertainment Commission, to discuss why Los Angeles is a premiere destination for all things sports!

NoMad Hotel Brings European Sophistication to DTLA

June 2018
The NoMad Hotel, the latest from the Sydell Group which opened in January, brings a sophisticated, European-inspired presence to the downtown Los Angeles hotel scene.

Convene Changes the Meeting Landscape

May 2018
At a time when the call for non-traditional, out-of-the box meetings has never been louder, a new player has burst onto the scene with the answer. Convene, which has opened two new locations in the heart of DTLA, offers flexible, accessible spaces with unique design and a new approach to all-inclusive hospitality.  
City Market Social House

Hot Property: City Market Social House in DTLA

September 2018
City Market Social House, a contemporary, beautifully-restored warehouse, is the latest addition to event space in downtown, located in the Los Angeles Fashion District. The property has over 14,000 square feet of full service indoor and outdoor space for up to 1,000 guests.

Spotlight: Patina Restaurant Group Offers Endless Options

February 2018
The legendary Patina Restaurant Group is a master in the creation of special events. From catering the famed Emmy ® Awards Governor’s Ball to serving intimate dinners in private residences, Patina Catering offers world-class events and off-site catering throughout Los Angeles.

10 Reasons Why Meeting Attendees Love L.A.

October 2016
Los Angeles offers the perfect combination of sunshine, value, and entertainment so it’s no surprise attendees love coming to the City of Angels! Keep your guests smiling, energized and excited by planning your next meeting or event in L.A.
The Broad Museum

Unique L.A. Venues for Your Next Meeting

November 2017
For an “Only in L.A.” experience that is sure to impress, check out just a sample of the unique venues LA has to offer.

Historic Los Angeles Event Venues

November 2017
Los Angeles is home to a collection of unique venues, each with a history of its own. From classic theaters to architectural gems, discover the days of yesteryear at these historic Los Angeles locations.

The Future of Meetings in Los Angeles

October 2018
From multi-million dollar venue renovations to improved city infrastructures and even more exciting entertainment options, the future has never looked so bright for the City of Angels.
Photo Courtesy of Taglyan Cultural Complex.

Top 10 Outdoor Venues in Los Angeles

November 2017
Whether you're planning an intimate gathering or a large scale event for thousands of attendees, meeting professionals can think outside the box at spectacular outdoor spaces throughout Los Angeles. 

Los Angeles Rooftop Views

May 2019
Whether you're planning a small meeting or a large scale event, there’s nothing like a breathtaking view to inspire and refresh your attendees. From picturesque ocean views to sweeping cityscapes, discover these Los Angeles venues with a view.

Top 10 things to do in L.A. Pre/Post Conference

August 2018
Who says you can't combine work and play? With its endless entertainment options, L.A. is the perfect city to mix business with leisure. Add a few extra days before or after your visit and explore the city’s many attractions. Whether it’s visiting a world-class museum or attending a boisterous ball game, there's always something exciting to do in L.A.
Downtown Los Angeles

Meet Downtown Los Angeles

September 2018
Planning meetings and events in Downtown L.A. means access to world-class museums, entertainment venues, hotels in every size and price point, concert halls, theatres, and dozens of acclaimed restaurants.
Photo Courtesy of The Line Hotel.

Top Spots for Group Dining in L.A.

August 2018
Los Angeles boasts one of the most exciting and influential dining scenes in the country, where local chefs are known for pushing the boundaries of modern cuisine and infusing the city’s diversity into their delicious fare. From historic hotspots to chic, beachfront retreats, meeting and event planners can expect to find a wide variety of dining options in the City of Angels. Check out our top 10 picks for unique group dining options in L.A.
Danny Fisk of Work The Room Productions

Industry Insider - Danny Fisk of Work The Room Productions

September 2018
Danny Fisk, CEO of Work The Room Productions and native Angeleno, boasts more than ten years of event logistics and production experience. Read on for his top picks and see what this industry insider has to say about the City of Angels ...
Photo Courtesy of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

L.A. Concert Venues That Double as Event Space

November 2016
Los Angeles is home to a thriving and diverse music scene and just about every national act on tour books at least one show in L.A. With its robust roster of concert venues, meeting and event planners can seamlessly integrate music history into their events. Here are eight Los Angeles music venues that double as event spaces for planners looking to plan a rocking event.

Industry Insider - David Merrell of AOO Events

September 2018
David Merrell, COO and Creative Director of AOO Events, has been taking the event industry by storm since 1989. With a name synonymous with cutting-edge and innovative event design and production concepts, Merrell has transformed the market and captivated audiences worldwide. Read on for his top picks and see what this industry insider has to say about the City of Angels...
Special event at Vibiana in Downtown L.A.

Plan your next meeting at these 10 luxury event venues

August 2018
If you’re coming to L.A. and looking to host an unforgettable event for VIPs, look no further. From a historic battleship to theatres and movie studio back lots, there’s something for everyone here.  
Photo Courtesy of Universal Cinema.

Private Screening Rooms for your Next Event

September 2018
As the undisputed Entertainment Capital of the World, Los Angeles has long been associated with the glitz and glam of movie magic. Whether you’re looking to host a private screening or treat your guests to a fun movie night, these L.A. venues have you covered.
Cross Campus Santa Monica

Discover the Undiscovered Venues of L.A.

September 2018
Whether you're looking for a collaborative workspace in Silicon Beach or a ritzy nightclub in Hollywood, Los Angeles is full of one-of-a-kind event spaces.

Los Angeles Hotels Go Green with Eco-Friendly Features

August 2018
Find out more about the variety of eco-friendly features at Los Angeles hotels that ensure your stay is a green one.
Photo Courtesy of Exchange LA.

Top L.A. Nightlife Venues for Meetings and Events

August 2018
Los Angeles nightlife offers endless entertainment options, whether it’s a relaxing drink with colleagues or dancing the night away with thousands of fellow party people. Capture the energy of L.A.’s electrifying nightlife scene for your next meeting or event. From beachside retreats to glamorous clubs, check out our top picks for nightlife venues in Los Angeles.

Get To Know-Marina Del Rey

September 2018
Located in the heart of our beautiful coastline, Marina del Rey is quickly becoming one of the premier meetings destinations in Southern California.