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Private Screening Rooms for your Next Event


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.

Venue Spotlight: Universal Studios Hollywood


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Plan a unique and unforgettable event with a splash of movie magic at Universal Studios Hollywood. Complete with jaw-dropping venues, innovative equipment and facilities, plus catering by “Chef to the Stars,” Wolfgang Puck, Universal Studios Hollywood will surely leave a lasting impression on your guests.  Universal Studios Hollywood can host a variety of events from as few as 100 people up to 20,000 and has a team of dedicated event specialists to ensure your event is a blockbuster success! From meetings and receptions to gala award presentations to full-park buyouts, discover all Universal Studios Hollywood can offer…

Industry Insider: Alex Canas of Le Parc Suites Hotel


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Los Angeles native Alex Canas has worked at some of L.A.'s hottest hotels before becoming Sales Manager at Le Parc Suites in West Hollywood. Read on for her top picks and see what this industry insider has to say about the City of Angels...

Partnering with L.A. Tourism


When you’re planning an event in Los Angeles, the first step is partnering with the right people. As true destination experts, the Los Angeles Tourism and Convention Board (L.A. Tourism) offers a number of personalized, complimentary services to ensure a seamless experience for your next destination meeting or event. With a surge of new attractions and L.A.'s ever-evolving landscape, there’s never been a more exciting time to MEET L.A.!

News & Notes - February 2016


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Visitors who book a minimum of two nights in a participating L.A. hotels through or from Feb. 1 to March 13 will receive an exclusive offer for two-for-one ticket purchases to nearly 30 performances by L.A.’s top performing arts groups.* Visitors who only attend only half of the available performances would save more than $1,350 on companion tickets.

Participating groups include the Center Theatre Group, Geffen Playhouse, Los Angeles Ballet, Los Angeles Opera, Los Angeles Philharmonic, and the Valley Performing Arts Center.

In its inaugural year, L.A. Performs is designed to grow visitor awareness and appreciation for the city as one of the world’s premier cultural destinations. This is the first visitor promotion organized by L.A. Tourism that focuses exclusively on the performing arts.

“As home to nearly 1,000 professional performing arts companies, Los Angeles offers an unrivalled abundance, diversity and quality of performance experiences,” said Michael McDowell, vice president for Cultural Tourism at Discover Los Angeles. “In this new, unprecedented promotion, visitors are invited to sample a wide range of outstanding performances at substantial savings.”

Performing Arts Companies participating in L.A. Performs*:

• Carpenter Performing Arts Center
• Center Theater Group
• Los Angeles Ballet
• Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
• Los Angeles Master Chorale
• LA Opera
• Los Angeles Philharmonic
• LA STAGE Alliance
• Music Center
• Pasadena Playhouse
• Valley Performing Arts Center
• Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts