9 Things to Do in L.A. When it Rains

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If Los Angeles is your choice for a family vacation destination, chances are you’re picturing yourself basking in the abundant SoCal sunshine.

For those few days per year that contribute to Los Angeles’ 15 inch average rainfall, we put together a list of fun and exciting things to do in the city.

Things to Do in Los Angeles for Memorial Day Weekend

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Kick off the summer season by taking advantage of some of the fun things to do around Los Angeles.

From attending a wine tasting ocean-side, to theme park fun, planning a memorable, fun-packed Memorial Day Weekend in Los Angeles is easy.

Free Things to Do in Los Angeles on Vacation

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Planning a vacation to Los Angeles? Our insiders put together a list of our top free things to do in Los Angeles.

Best Los Angeles Tours

Los Angeles Tours

Los Angeles is a pretty big city, and for first-time visitors, it can be very tricky to get your bearings. With so much to do and see, how do you decide where to go? We recommend checking out a few of these… [Read More]

Huntington Library Opens New American Art Galleries

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Art lovers visiting the LA area this summer are in for a delightful surprise – the beautiful Huntington Library is about to open up a brand new expansion of their American Art galleries. Be sure to stop by the Huntington for a… [Read More]

Aquarium of the Pacific Discount Tickets

Aquarium of the Pacific Discount Tickets

Are you searching for seals and dolphins on your kayak ride through La Jolla? Scouring tide pools for tiny starfish and anemones? There’s an easier way to see the best Pacific sea life on your LA vacation this summer – with a… [Read More]

Summer at Knott’s Berry Farm

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A Southern California vacation often involves a trip to one or more of the area’s top theme parks. However, summertime in places like Disneyland means lots of crowds and long lines – not to mention the astronomical prices. This summer, enjoy short… [Read More]

Things to do on Valentine’s Day in L.A.

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Looking for last minute Valentine’s Day ideas for the weekend in Los Angeles? In the city of glitz and glamour, you can expect businesses and restaurants to go all out on the romance scale. While this is great for some, many prefer… [Read More]

Top Los Angeles Winter Attractions

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There are several reasons why a trip to Los Angeles in the winter will be advantageous to both you and your wallet. Among the top few reasons are that the weather is mild, hotel rates are nearly half of what the are… [Read More]

Things to do in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Attractions

Los Angeles is often billed as the “Creative Capital of the World” due to the fact that one in every six of its residents works in a creative industry. So what exactly are all these artists, actors, dancers, writers, filmmakers, and musicians… [Read More]

Things to do in Los Angeles on Valentine’s Day

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Los Angeles is such a magnificent city, full of vibrant, bustling life. It’s also a home to dreams and magic, with the Hollywood culture making this west coast star one of the most romantic places to be this Valentine’s Day. But how… [Read More]

Los Angeles Top Attraction: The Oscars

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One of the most popular of all Los Angeles attractions is also its most exclusive – the Academy Awards, more commonly known as The Oscars, will hold its 85th awards ceremony on Sunday, February 24th. Less than 4,000 people attend the ceremony,… [Read More]

Hollywood Christmas Parade

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Looking for unique things to do in Los Angeles? You’re in luck – now that the holiday season has officially begun, the best events in LA are kicking off. First up on the calendar is the Hollywood Christmas Parade—an American tradition in… [Read More]

The Spectator’s Guide to the Long Beach Marathon

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The hours are ticking down to the 28th annual Long Beach International City Bank Marathon, which will take over the city on Sunday, October 7th. One of the most scenic and flat courses in America, the Long Beach Marathon draws tens of… [Read More]

How to See a Movie Premiere

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What’s one of the best ways to see your favorite stars among the top Hollywood attractions without buying a map of celebrity homes, or staking out The Ivy for a celebrity sighting you might not get? How about visiting the famous Grauman’s… [Read More]