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City of Los Angeles Presents “Discover Los Angeles” Float in 127th Rose Parade®


Los Angeles Tourism

Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board is a private, non-profit business association whose primary mission is to market and promote Los Angeles as the premier site for leisure travel, meetings and conventions as the City’s official tourism marketing organization.  For more information, visit the official visitor information website of Los Angeles at, join the more than one million people who follow L.A. Tourism’s Facebook page at, or follow @discoverLA on Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

October 2015 Lodging Metrics


Discover Los Angeles

Los Angeles ranked 7th place among the Top 25 Markets with an Occupancy rate of 82.2%, up +2.3% compared to the same period last year (80.4%).

News & Notes - December 2015


Discover Los Angeles

Go behind-the-scenes with the Lakers and NBA legend, Shaquille O’Neal at the 12th annual Lakers All Access on Monday, January 25, 2016 beginning at 5 p.m. at STAPLES Center. Whether you’re a diehard fan or just want to enjoy a great evening on the court, you won’t want to miss Lakers All-Access. Shoot hoops, tour the locker room, take photos with the championship trophies and alumni, and call play-by-play on historic Laker moments. Dinner served on the court as Bill Macdonald interviews Shaquille O’Neal, Julius Randle, D’Angelo Russell, Nick Young, Roy Hibbert, Byron Scott, James Worthy and more! Net proceeds from the event support the Los Angeles Lakers Youth Foundation and the Los Angeles Sports & Entertainment Commission (LASEC), both nonprofit organizations. For more information check out sponsorship and ticket opportunities and email Kathryn Schloessman at [email protected]

Shaq's monster dunk after an alley-oop from Kobe Bryant

Lakers All-Access: Jan. 25, 2016


Discover Los Angeles

Confirmed speakers and on-court participants include:

  • SHAQUILLE O’NEAL: Sports Analyst, TNT and former Center, Los Angeles Lakers
  • ELGIN BAYLOR: Former Forward, Los Angeles Lakers
  • JEANIE BUSS: President, Los Angeles Lakers
  • ROY HIBBERT: Center, Los Angeles Lakers
  • ROBERT HORRY: Studio Analyst, Time Warner Cable SportsNet and former Forward, Los Angeles Lakers
  • BILL MACDONALD: Lakers Play-by-Play Announcer (Moderator)
  • JULIUS RANDLE: Forward, Los Angeles Lakers
  • D’ANGELO RUSSELL: Guard, Los Angeles Lakers
  • BYRON SCOTT: Head Coach, Los Angeles Lakers
  • JAMES WORTHY: Studio Analyst, Time Warner Cable SportsNet and former Forward, Los Angeles Lakers
  • NICK YOUNG: Guard, Forward, Los Angeles Lakers