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  • Things You Should Know About the Walk of Fame

    December 14, 2018

    There are so many places to see and activities to do in Hollywood it might be hard to decide where to start. One opportunity you won’t want to miss is seeing and learning about the Walk of Fame, one of the most famous destinations in Hollywood.... Read more

  • Tour the Brightest Light Shows in Hollywood

    December 03, 2018

    Lights, camera, and more lights? It should come as no surprise that Los Angeles spares no glitz or glitter for the holidays. The city of bling only gets brighter this time of year, and we want to guide you along its festive celebrated pathways.... Read more

  • Be Part of a Live Studio Audience in Hollywood for Free

    November 11, 2018

    One of the great things about Los Angeles is that visitors have the unique opportunity to be a part of live studio audiences. Here’s how.... Read more

  • Beat the Crowds at Zuma Beach

    November 05, 2018

    It's tough to keep a secret in Hollywood. Crowds follow you, and you follow crowds. But there's one Malibu beach that's seen less traffic over the years. Just ask the locals. If it's sandy space that you crave, take a drive to Zuma!... Read more

  • A Most Unique Cemetery

    October 01, 2018

    Cecil B. DeMille, Jayne Mansfield, Douglas Fairbanks, and Rudolph Valentino – all were legendary Hollywood celebrities, and all were laid to rest at Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the cemetery is the final resting place of hundreds of Hollywood’s heroes, legends, and studio working stiffs.... Read more

  • Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas at the Hollywood Bowl

    September 17, 2018

    Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas is one of the all-time favorite Disney movies to watch around the Halloween season among many children. If you enjoy this movie and are looking for family-friendly Halloween events near Hollywood, then you are going to love this event hosted at the Hollywood Bowl. ... Read more

  • Aquatic Stars at the Aquarium of the Pacific

    September 03, 2018

    At the Hollywood Hotel, we’re big fans of the denizens of the big screen, and we’re always ready to don our finest for a red carpet gala or a swanky celebrity haunt. But there’s more to our part of the world than just the movie industry.... Read more

  • A Fun and Sophisticated Movie-Going Experience with a Stellar View

    August 06, 2018

    If you’ve ever attended an outdoor film screening, you know that, while the idea sounds very enchanting, the reality is often, well, less than magical. You forgot your blanket, the grass itches, and you can’t hear the movie over the yammering of the guy who seems to be talking directly into your ear, even though he’s three lawn seats over.... Read more

  • Dance the Night Away to Jazz at LACMA

    July 02, 2018

    Looking for the perfect LA evening? You’ll find that all roads lead to the LACMA. From April through November, the LACMA’s outdoor area becomes a weekly hub for great jazz music and fun community gatherings.... Read more

  • Catch Kevin Hart's Hilarious Stand-Up at the Hollywood Bowl

    June 04, 2018

    With warm, sunny summer months ahead, there are so many opportunities around the city to step outside and enjoy the fresh air. One of our personal favorites? Catching a show at the Hollywood Bowl.... Read more

  • Hiking to the Sign

    May 03, 2018

    Your Hollywood trip won’t be complete without a hike up to the iconic sign itself. Griffith Park offers visitors winding, nature hiking trails along with an unbeatable view of the City of Angels down below.... Read more

  • Outdoor Movie Screenings Return to Hollywood

    April 09, 2018

    With the arrival of warmer weather comes the return of outdoor movie screenings in Hollywood, including Rooftop Cinema Club at The Montalban and Cinespia.... Read more

  • The Phantom Returns to the Pantages With Love Never Dies

    April 02, 2018

    This month you can be swept away by our very own angel of music, Andrew Lloyd Webber, once more with the touring production of Love Never Dies. As the sequel to The Phantom of the Opera, Christine, Raoul, and the Phantom meet again in this intimate story of love and heartbreak.... Read more

  • The Cinematic Buzz of a Historic Landmark

    March 04, 2018

    The beginning of this month we felt all the buzz and excitement surrounding the Academy Awards. And to keep the movie magic in the air a little while longer, we recommend a stop to the famous Grauman’s Chinese Theatre while on your visit.... Read more

  • Hollywood Hotel CEO Jeff Zarrinnam presents Walk of Fame star ceremonies

    December 18, 2017

    Our President and CEO Jeff Zarrinnam also serves the Hollywood community as chairman of the board of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. As such, he helps choose which luminaries get... Read more

  • Experience ‘Holly Jolly’ Hollywood with Special Hollywood Hotel Holiday Package Available Entire Month of December

    December 17, 2017

    Dramatic Readings of Favorite Holiday Stories, Special Seasonal Cocktails and Map of Area Holiday Events Just a Few of the Exclusive Holiday Offerings at Hollywood Hotel WHAT: Tinseltown celebrates the holiday... Read more

  • Hollywood Hotel's hotel soap recycling program

    November 16, 2017

    Did you know that your used soap at Hollywood Hotel helps prevent disease in countries all around the world? As part of its sustainability efforts, Hollywood Hotel participates in Clean... Read more

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